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Spokesman Says Harvey Weinstein Never Tested Positive For Coronavirus...
Weinstein was allegedly never tested at Wende Correctional Facility in upstate New York, where it was previously reported he was positive for the virus, a spokesman said.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-04 16:14 UTC
Store owners boarding up buildings across Manhattan...
A growing scene for those who venture out into the streets of Manhattan these days is boarded up storefronts.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-04 01:11 UTC
New Yorkers Say They Cannot Access State's Unemployment Benefits Website...
The tidal wave of jobless claims has overwhelmed the systems in New York and elsewhere. | Economy
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-04 00:18 UTC
Cuomo: 'New York State Is Basically Bankrupt'...
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo revealed the coronavirus outbreak has left his state "basically bankrupt."
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-03 02:35 UTC
Coronavirus: Is swimming in the ocean safe? One expert says no...
The virus could be carried to the ocean in runoff and then kicked into the air by the surf, a Scripps scientist says.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-03 01:58 UTC
Coronavirus: Trump administration to recommend most wear face masks outside home...
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The Trump administration is formalizing new guidance to recommend that many, if not almost all, Americans wear face coverings when leaving home
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-02 23:07 UTC
After outcry from Democrats, IRS drops tax return requirement for pandemic relief checks...
The IRS reversed course late Wednesday by no longer requiring people to file a tax return to receive the recovery payment authorized by the coronavirus relief bill, a change that will likely mean millions more will receive the checks of up to $1,200.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-02 20:44 UTC
No institution has failed the public worse than the news media during the COVID-19 pandemic...
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No institution has failed the public worse during the COVID-19 pandemic than the news media.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-02 20:40 UTC
Experts tell White House coronavirus can spread through talking or even just breathing...
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A prestigious scientific panel told the White House Wednesday night that research shows coronavirus can be spread not just by sneezes or coughs, but also just by talking, or possibly even just breathing.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-02 16:02 UTC
Rockland County Exec Urges NY Gov To Provide COVID-19 Assistance...
The White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator has singled out two counties in the New York City suburbs as having the fastest growing number of cases.
By kynast on 2020-04-01 19:24 UTC
Coronavirus social distancing: New study suggests staying 20-plus feet from others might be best, not 6...
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In an interview with USA Today, an MIT researcher shares the findings of a new study.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-01 15:07 UTC
Dr. Fauci tells coronavirus briefing that a 'very robust, vigorous' sneeze CAN travel 27 feet...
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Dr. Anthony Fauci said Tuesday that a very 'robust' sneeze could carry respiratory droplets up to 27 feet, as found in a Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) study.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-01 15:05 UTC
New York State unemployment calls surge by 16,000 percent, officials say...
The New York State Department of Labor received more than 8 million phone calls last week from New Yorkers looking to file unemployment claims, a massive increase over normal call volume, the agency s
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-31 21:34 UTC
Chris Cuomo Has Coronavirus, He Confirms in Tweet...
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Chris Cuomo, the CNN anchor, has coronavirus (COVID-19). He is the brother of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-31 17:39 UTC
Coronavirus job losses could total 47 million, unemployment rate may hit 32%, Fed estimates...
Million of Americans already have lost their jobs due to the coronavirus crisis and the worst of the damage is yet to come, according to the Federal Reserve.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-31 06:11 UTC
How Many Americans Could Die From COVID-19? What the Latest Data, Projections Show...
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When President Donald Trump announced the "15 Days to Slow the Spread" initiative, it was premised on the idea that 15 days would give the... Read More The post How Many Americans Could Die From COVID-19? What the Latest Data, Projections Show app
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-31 06:00 UTC
Coronavirus: American Manufacturers Fear Ventilators Will be Made in China...
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American manufacturers fear they are being passed over for contracts to help make essential medical supplies by multinational corporations.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-31 05:59 UTC
CDC considering recommending Americans wear face masks in public: report...
Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are mulling over whether to issue guidance recommending that Americans wear face masks while out in public, but want to make it "clear" that medical masks should be reserved for health ca
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-31 05:57 UTC
Report: Florida Will Check New York Drivers at State Line on I-95...
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Saturday the creation of a checkpoint at the I-95 state line to screen drivers traveling from New York.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-31 05:57 UTC
We're still hoarding toilet paper because of coronavirus, and for no good reason...
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Weeks into the crisis, manufacturers are rationing deliveries as they struggle to meet the illogical demand.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-30 22:01 UTC
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