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Even as virus deaths mount, governments eye exit strategies

NEW YORK (AP) - Even as coronavirus deaths continue to mount across Europe, New York, and other hot spots, governments are beginning to envision...

Seafood industry struggling to stay afloat amid outbreak

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The seafood industry has been upended by the spread of the coronavirus, which has halted restaurant sales and sent fishermen...

Tiger at Bronx Zoo tests positive for new coronavirus

A tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for the new coronavirus, in what is believed to be the first known infection in an animal in the U.S. or a tiger anywhere, federal officials and the zoo said Sunday.

FACT CHECK: Trump pitches drug not approved for coronavirus

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is pitching a medicine for COVID-19 sufferers that science has not concluded is effective or safe for their...

Nursing home infections, deaths surge amid lockdown measures

By JIM MUSTIAN, BERNARD CONDON, and CANDICE CHOI Associated Press Nursing homes across the country have been in lockdown for weeks under federal orders to protect...

Georgia man accused of White House attack plot pleads guilty

ATLANTA (AP) - A Georgia man accused of plotting to attack the White House with an antitank rocket and explosives has pleaded guilty to...

Coronavirus Outbreak Leaves Children’s Choir Stranded

(WYFF)  The Imani Milele Children's Choir traveled to America from Uganda to begin their United States tour in January. They were scheduled to perform in...

Trump issues order to require GM to produce ventilators

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump has issued an order that the government can use to require General Motors to produce ventilators under Defense...

Publix stores to have barriers for cashiers as virus spreads

MIAMI (AP) - Florida-based grocery chain Publix says it will begin installing plexiglass barriers at the cash registers to protect its workers and customers...

Going Cashless In The Age Of Coronavirus

(NBC News) Fears over the coronavirus are forcing many to reexamine their everyday lives, especially when it comes to touching credit cards or cash. App...

Trump: US ‘may be’ headed toward recession

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump says the United States “may be” headed toward a recession as the economy continues to be battered amid...