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All New Yorkers advised to cover mouth, nose when outside amid coronavirus
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said all New Yorkers should cover their nose and mouth when going outside amid the coronavirus pandemic. The new guidance to wear scarves, bandanas or other pieces of clothing in public aims to curb the outbreak that’s infected 48,462 people and caused 1,397 deaths in the Big Apple. “When...
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Buccaneers bring back Blaine Gabbert to back up Tom Brady
The Buccaneers are adding some insurance for their new crown jewel. The team has signed journeyman quarterback Blaine Gabbert to a one-year deal as reported by NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport on Thursday to back up newly-acquired superstar, Tom Brady. Brady is still playing at a high level, but the six-time Super Bowl champion turns 43...
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Chicago Community Organizer Works to Reduce Population at America's Single Largest Jail Site Amid Coronavirus Outbreak
"We shouldn't be giving people death sentences by carelessly exposing them to this incredibly dangerous illness," Sharlyn Grace said.
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Today’s coronavirus update: 10M out of work, NYC nurses finally get help
Nearly 10 million Americans were put out of work in the past two weeks as the coronavirus pandemic slammed the US economy. In just the last week, more than 6.6 million people filed for unemployment benefits — almost doubling the prior week’s record, the US Labor Department said Thursday. Some 236,339 Americans have been infected...
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Are you a landlord whose tenants can't pay rent because of coronavirus?
We're interested in learning about the impact this has on your finances and ability to pay the mortgage on your rental property.
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latimes.com
Trump again tests negative for coronavirus
President Donald Trump has tested negative for the coronavirus a second time, according to a memo from White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham.
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What I Learned Watching the The Heidi Chronicles’ Original Broadway Cast Perform the Play on Zoom
Joan Allen’s internet went out, but the show must go on.
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slate.com
LA sheriff, county executive spar over payments for some quarantined deputies
Some quarantined deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department may go unpaid as the sheriff and county chief executive feud over payments to those ordered to stay home last month over coronavirus concerns.
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Tennessee Orders Residents To Remain Home
Tennessee has followed neighboring states in ordering residents to remain at home. Tennessee had looser coronavirus restrictions but new data show residents have not adhered to those warnings.
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83 metric tons of PPE arrives in Ohio
Around 83 metric tons of personal protective equipment has arrived in Columbus, Ohio. The shipment is a result of FEMA and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services connecting private sector donor organizations and health care providers. (April 2)       
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Navy fires aircraft carrier captain who raised alarm about virus outbreak
Capt. Brett Crozier wrote a letter Navy leaders Monday pleading for additional help to combat the outbreak.
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politico.com
Lindsay Lohan teases new song 'Back to Me' about 'living in the now'
Lindsay Lohan has returned to the scene with new music. 
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Navy captain who raised coronavirus alarm about aircraft carrier relieved of command
Capt. Brett Crozier, who commands the Roosevelt, an aircraft carrier with a crew of about 5,000, will be relieved of his command but keep his rank and remain in the Navy, NBC News first reported.
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Harry Connick Jr. mourns jazz legend Ellis Marsalis Jr., who died at age 85 of coronavirus
Jazz musician Ellis Marsalis, patriarch of the famed jazz family, has died at 85. New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell confirmed his passing on Twitter.       
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usatoday.com
Tennessee Issues Coronavirus Stay-At-Home Order Citing 'Increase in Citizen Movement'
"In recent days we have seen data indicating that movement may be increasing and we must get these numbers trending back down," Lee said Thursday.
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newsweek.com
Oprah Winfrey announces $10M donation help Americans amid coronavirus pandemic
Oprah Winfrey announced on Thursday that she will be donating $10 million to assist Americans during the coronavirus pandemic that has ravaged the world, killing more than 49,000 across the globe and forced many leaders to urge their people to stay inside.
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Another NYC hospital is moving bodies with a forklift
A second Brooklyn hospital has resorted to using a forklift to move its dead patients in broad daylight amid the surging coronavirus pandemic. Photos shot Thursday afternoon show a worker in protective gear operating the red Heli moving-and-lifting machine on the Kings Highway service road in front of New York Community Hospital in Midwood. A...
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There are 1 million coronavirus cases worldwide. But there are probably many more people who have the disease.
Officially, the world has surpassed 1 million confirmed coronavirus cases. In reality, we likely passed that number a long time ago. Here's why.        
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usatoday.com
Coronavirus spreads in Los Angeles' homeless community
Coronavirus in L.A. homeless community spreads, but so far no signs of clustering
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latimes.com
Warner Records chief Tom Corson bags a showplace in Rancho Mirage
After buying Jessica Alba's Beverly Hills home last year, Warner Records co-chairman Tom Corson has paid $2.9 million for a place in Rancho Mirage.
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latimes.com
Influencer: Why I broke the rules and traveled with my family to Florida
Influencer Ali Maffucci, who defied public health guidelines and came under fire for quitting New Jersey to drive to Florida amid a pandemic, is vehemently defending herself, saying her move “may save lives.” The 33-year-old, who runs the cooking blog “Inspiralized,” was lambasted on Instagram and Twitter by followers outraged over her decision to uproot...
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Companies provide relief to medical workers on the front lines
Krispy Kreme is giving away doughnuts, several major New York hotels are providing free rooms and Allbirds is donating sneakers to healthcare workers.
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Americans step up to mitigate PPE shortage during coronavirus crisis
The surge of COVID-19 cases across the country has led to an unprecedented shortage in personal protective equipment for medical professionals on the front lines. However, technology is helping people step up and fill the void for health-care providers.
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Navy fires USS Theodore Roosevelt captain days after he pleaded for help for sailors with coronavirus
Capt. Brett Crozier had sent an urgent letter to the Navy, seeking to evacuate his crew as cases of coronavirus infection increased on the vessel.       
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usatoday.com
Coronavirus: The most bizarre calls to police, 911 during outbreak
The COVID-19 pandemic has upended many aspects of life as countries around the world try to fight the spread of the virus.
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foxnews.com
Hackers target Zoom videoconference calls amid coronavirus pandemic
As millions of people are staying home during the coronavirus outbreak, videoconferencing technology has been the glue which has held the global community in contact. In recent weeks, programs like Zoom have received hundreds of millions of downloads worldwide, while also falling prey to cyberattacks. CBS News' Anna Werner and CNET senior producer Dan Patterson explain.
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Report: Experts Warn White House Talking, Breathing May Spread Coronavirus
Health experts from the National Academy of Sciences reportedly told the White House on Wednesday that limited research shows aerosolized droplets produced by talking or simply breathing may spread the novel coronavirus.
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DeVos Weighs Waiving Special Education. Parents Are Worried.
The $2 trillion coronavirus law grants the education secretary the power to waive special education rules as school districts struggle to teach all their students online.
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nytimes.com
Company falsely claims its CBD oil can help fight coronavirus, state AG says
Finest Herbalist must stop advertising that its products can help fight coronavirus, New York Attorney General Letitia James wrote in a cease-and-desist letter.
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Hospital group allows workers greater use of masks
UW Medicine, which runs hospitals and clinics around Seattle, announced changes to its mask policy after employees objected to directives that disallowed or discouraged workers from using masks when they were not dealing with COVID-19 patients. (April 2)       
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usatoday.com
You can get these top-rated Sonos products at Cyber Monday prices
This rare sale on Sonos is your chance to get jaw-dropping speaker deals at Cyber Monday pricing.       
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usatoday.com
White House sets up coronavirus hotline for lawmakers
The move comes from new White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows.
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politico.com
Have you applied for mortgage relief because of the coronavirus?
Have you applied for mortgage forbearance because of the coronavirus crisis? We'd like to hear your story.
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latimes.com
Sheriff talks disappearance of 'Tiger King' star's husband: 'A cold case is always open'
A Florida country sheriff, with a very hot, cold case on his hands, opened up to Fox Nation's Nancy Grace about his investigation into the decades-old disappearance highlighted by the hit Netflix documentary "Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness." 
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HBO offers free streaming of shows including 'Sopranos,' 'Succession' in stay-at-home reward
HBO is making nearly 500 hours of programming, including episodes of "Barry" and "Succession" and the full "Sopranos" catalog, free for a limited time        
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usatoday.com
Army soldiers set up military hospital in Seattle
Army soldiers are setting up a military hospital at Seattle's CenturyLink Field and it will include 250 beds for non-coronavirus patients. (April 2)       
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Colgate takes 25% off Optic White LED Whitening Kit for exclusive sale
You can get whiter teeth without paying big bucks for a professional whitening treatment thanks to the latest deal on the Colgate Optic White Advanced LED Whitening Kit. The highly reviewed kit is enamel-safe and can whiten your teeth up to six shades. And you can get the kit for 25% off by using the...
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Comedian Ali Wentworth has COVID-19; Reese Witherspoon, Andy Cohen, more send support
Comedian Ali Wentworth, wife of ABC's George Stephanopoulos, tested positive for COVID-19. Wentworth talked about the virus on "Good Morning America."       
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usatoday.com
Aldon Smith signs with the Dallas Cowboys
USA TODAY Sports' Jori Epstein breaks down the Cowboys acquisition of defensive lineman Aldon Smith.        
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In just one day, Louisiana reports 2,700 new cases and 37 new deaths from coronavirus
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards said he will extend the state's stay-at-home order until April 30 as the numbers of coronavirus cases and deaths surge.
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edition.cnn.com
Coronavirus updates: COVID-19 cases top 1 million worldwide
There are now more than 220,000 confirmed cases in the United States, and that number is spiraling upward.
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Are you unable to pay rent because of the coronavirus?
Have you told your landlord you are unable to pay rent because of the coronavirus? We're interested in hearing about your experience.
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latimes.com
DHS Halts Bringing More H-2B Foreign Workers to U.S. amid Opposition
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is halting efforts to bring more H-2B foreign visa workers to the United States to take nonagricultural jobs after mounting public opposition.
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Hate crimes listed as ‘other’ by NYPD spike amid coronavirus-related attacks
The data shows there have been 23 hate crimes against victim's whose protected category is classified as "other" so far this year -- a 475-percent increase from the 4 reported over the same period last year.
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Navy expected to remove commander of aircraft carrier hit by coronavirus for being suspected of leaking memo
The commander of a US aircraft carrier which has been hit by a major outbreak of the coronavirus is expected to be removed from duty after being suspected of leaking a memo this week warning Navy leadership that decisive action was needed to save the lives of the ship's crew, a defense official tells CNN.
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Georgia gov. didn't know asymptomatic people can spread virus
The CDC is headquartered in Georgia and has warned repeatedly about the risk of asymptomatic spread.
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cbsnews.com
Soccer and racing teams provide sports fans with something to cheer about
The Roma football club is delivering care packages to its elderly fans and the Mercedes Formula 1 team is building breathing devices.
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edition.cnn.com
Major crime up 12% in NYC despite coronavirus outbreak
Five of the seven major index crimes — robbery, felony assault, burglary, grand larceny and car theft —  showed a marked increase this year compared to last year.
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