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 2020-04-02 18:12 

Burlington County Times

Coronavirus live updates: Democrats delay convention; unemployment claims soar; Dr. Fauci gets security after threats...

Jobless numbers soared, Democrats delayed their national convention, and the nation's preeminent coronavirus expert required a security detail Thursday as the coronavirus death toll stretched beyond 5,000.More than 1,000 people died of the coronavirus...

 2020-04-02 18:11 

NJ.com

Calls to N.J. child abuse hotline amid coronavirus have dropped — for the wrong reasons...

Here's why that's not positive news....

 2020-04-02 18:11 

CNBC

Record spike in jobless claims may mean Congress has to pass even more stimulus, economists say...

Economists called on lawmakers to pass additional economic stimulus measures to fight the pandemic after a record spike in unemployment claims....

 2020-04-02 18:09 

CNBC

State unemployment offices scramble to handle surge in jobless claims amid coronavirus fallout...

States are being inundated with record jobless claims and have scrambled to institute new policies, procedures and technology to manage the surge....

 2020-04-02 18:08 

CNBC

Billionaire Spanx founder loans out her wedding dress to strangers—including brides affected by the pandemic...

Sara Blakely, founder and CEO of Spanx, recently made an offer on Instagram: Brides who postponed their wedding due to COVID-19 can borrow her dress. And it's not the first time she's done it....

 2020-04-02 18:03 

Asbury Park Press

Coronavirus NJ: 215 new cases at Jersey Shore as state case total passes 25K...

State health officials reported 215 new coronavirus cases in Monmouth and Ocean counties as New Jersey's total case tally passed 25,000....

 2020-04-02 18:01 

CNBC

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Exxon Mobil, Luckin Coffee, Zoom Video & more...

Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading on Thursday....

 2020-04-02 18:00 

NorthJersey.com

Paramus Catholic calls off spring sports, but leaves door open for return...
 2020-04-02 17:59 

NJ.com

Trump's first COVID-19 response: rallies, golf, rallies; Display "Thank You" signs for health workers | Letters...

Hugh McLaughlin Jr. disputes writers who stated that the president acted swiftly and decisively....

 2020-04-02 17:59 

NorthJersey.com

Open for Business: Resilient North Jersey merchants who are making do during coronavirus crisis...

The Open for Business series documents the struggles of local merchants and their resilience and creativity amid the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-02 17:58 

CNBC

US Secret Service warns that coronavirus email scams are on the rise...

The U.S. Secret Service this week warned law enforcement and banks about malicious emails related to COVID-19 and said corporations should be on alert....

 2020-04-02 17:57 

NJ.com

[ Hudson County ]

Kearny woman charged with claiming she has COVID-19 after coughing on police officers...

A Kearny woman who police say coughed on them and claimed she has COVID-19 will be prosecuted by the state Attorney General's Office, authorities....

 2020-04-02 17:50 

NJ.com

N.J. State Police now has power to commandeer medical equipment, supplies for coronavirus fight...

Gov. Phil Murphy gave the latest update Thursday on the coronavirus outbreak in New Jersey as deaths climbed to 537....

 2020-04-02 17:45 

NJ.com

Look inside N.J.'s 1st pop-up hospital, toured by Murphy and soon to open...

Governor Phil Murphy tours new field medical station in Meadowlands....

 2020-04-02 17:42 

Asbury Park Press

Two more school buses making meal deliveries pulled over in Lakewood...

At least two more school buses delivering meals were pulled over and inspected for students on board early Wednesday, the Lakewood Board of Education said....

 2020-04-02 17:34 

NorthJersey.com

NJ will offer at-home learning on public TV amid coronavirus school closings...

Starting Monday, NJ students in grades 3 to 6 will be able to follow classroom lessons on public television....

 2020-04-02 17:34 

Asbury Park Press

Empty roads, lower gas prices could fuel in NJ gas tax hike | Egea...

The NJ Legislature must remove the state treasurer's unilateral authority to increase the tax based on a pre-set revenue target....

 2020-04-02 17:33 

CNBC

China defends its coronavirus data after report says US intelligence doubted numbers...

A day earlier, Bloomberg reported that a classified U.S. intelligence report concluded that China's coronavirus numbers are purposefully incomplete....

 2020-04-02 17:32 

NJ.com

If you want to vote by mail during the COVID-19 crisis, the first deadline is April 8 | Letters...

Our readers also wrote about an instacart story, immigrants in detention centers and a Middlesex County school project....

 2020-04-02 17:29 

NJ.com

N.J. coronavirus deaths increase to 537 with 25,590 total cases. More than 3K new cases confirmed....

Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday gave the latest update on coronavirus cases in New Jersey....

 2020-04-02 17:29 

CNBC

White House advisor Dr. Fauci works 20-hour days and his wife reminds him to eat, sleep and drink water...

Christine Grady, wife to White House Advisor Anthony Fauci, says she's coping like just everyone else during this trying time. And she is doing her best to remind her husband to get rest, drink water and...

 2020-04-02 17:28 

NJ.com

[ Hunterdon County ]

Polytech student places second in Courtroom Artist Contest...

Hunterdon County Polytech Career & Technical High School student Molly Parsons of Annandale came in second in the New Jersey State Bar Foundation Courtroom Artist Contest....

 2020-04-02 17:25 

NJ.com

Mike Francesa, top WFAN talent asked to take pay cut amid coronavirus layoffs...

WFAN's top on-air voices, including Mike Francesa and morning show duo Boomer Esiason and Gregg Giannotti, have been asked to take a significant pay cut....

 2020-04-02 17:24 

NJ.com

[ Suburban News ]

Deutscher Club to host collection drive for Clark first responders...

Drive-thru collection will be contact-free....

 2020-04-02 17:22 

CNBC

Biden, Trump scale back campaigns as coronavirus spreads but super PACs are going to war...

Super PACs are gearing up for an all-out war as the 2020 presidential candidates have been sidelined in the wake of the coronavirus....

 2020-04-02 17:19 

Burlington County Times

New Jersey has more than 25K coronavirus cases; Burlington County has another death...

New Jersey deaths top 500 from coronavirus, officials said Thursday....

 2020-04-02 17:19 

Burlington County Times

New Jersey has more than 25K coronavirus cases as officials raise the alarm on child abuse...

New Jersey deaths top 500 from coronavirus, officials said Thursday....

 2020-04-02 17:14 

CNBC

Chanos says gig economy companies like Uber will emerge from coronavirus crisis 'harmed'...

Gig economy companies have played a key part in social distancing measures, but Chanos said their models could leave them open to scrutiny....

 2020-04-02 17:13 

CNBC

GE Aviation to lay off 50% of its engine manufacturing staff as coronavirus weighs...
 2020-04-02 17:08 

CNBC

Watch live: New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy holds a press conference on the coronavirus outbreak...

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy plans to hold a press conference on the coronavirus outbreak in the state, which has infected more than 22,200 people in the state as of Thursday....

 2020-04-02 17:08 

NJ.com

Coronavirus in New Jersey: What concerts, festivals and shows have been rescheduled, canceled. (4/2/20)...

Arts and entertainment venues continue to delete or reshuffle their upcoming dates after the statewide closures announced by Gov. Phil Murphy in response to the coronavirus outbreak. Some not-for-profits are rewiring their galas to be internet-only affair...

 2020-04-02 17:04 

CNBC

Walmart puts sale of majority stake in UK chain Asda on hold as coronavirus upends grocery industry...

Coronavirus has led shoppers to buy in bulk and put pressure on supply chains. In the U.S., major grocers have expedited their hiring processes to help deal with the demand....

 2020-04-02 17:02 

CNBC

Robert Herjavec: Possibly losing everything is scary whether you're a 'Shark' or small business...
 2020-04-02 17:01 

NorthJersey.com

NJ aid-in-dying law upheld, judge dismisses legal challenge...

A New Jersey judge's Wednesday ruling upholds the state's aid-in-dying law, allowing terminally ill patients to end their lives on their terms....

 2020-04-02 16:49 

NJ.com

Transit agencies in N.J. hit by declining ridership from coronavirus get $1.6B in aid...

New Jersey will receive federal grants totaling $1.625 billion to be allocate d to help NJ Transit, PATH and other transit systems with COVID-19 losses....

 2020-04-02 16:48 

Burlington County Times

Centuries-old laws may shield the cruise industry from huge payouts in coronavirus suits...

Debi Chalik listened in horror as Vice President Mike Pence announced at a news conference that 21 passengers aboard the Grand Princess had tested positive for coronavirus. It was Friday, March 6, and her parents were [...]...

 2020-04-02 16:45 

CNBC

Kelly Evans: A grim new record...
 2020-04-02 16:45 

NJ.com

Democrats just postponed their national convention because of coronavirus crisis...

The Democratic National Convention was scheduled for mid-July....

 2020-04-02 16:41 

NJ.com

[ Hudson County ]

17-year-old girl fatally shot on Jersey City street, the city's second homicide in two days...

A 17-year-old girl was fatally shot in Jersey City Wednesday night, the Hudson County Prosecutor's Office said in a Twitter post at noon Friday....

 2020-04-02 16:41 

CNBC

Amazon blocks sale of N95 masks to the public, begins offering supplies to hospitals...

Amazon is no longer allowing consumers to buy N95 masks and coronavirus diagnostic kits on its site....

 2020-04-02 16:39 

Asbury Park Press

Trout opener draws fishermen to the streams...

Trout fishing opened 10 days early this spring in New Jersey....

 2020-04-02 16:38 

CNBC

One of this year's hottest stocks could be setting up for a fall, trader warns...

Zoom Video is tumbling again on Thursday. Mark Tepper, president of Strategic Wealth Partners, grows concerned it could be setting up for a larger fall after the stock's gain this year....

 2020-04-02 16:31 

CNBC

Chanos says he is still 'maximum short' Tesla even with drop in last month...
 2020-04-02 16:30 

CNBC

Coronavirus patient Chris Cuomo joins New York governor brother Andrew's press conference by remote video...
 2020-04-02 16:30 

CNBC

Even with 6.6 million more workers seeking unemployment, millions more still need to file...

The 10 million workers who have filed claims in the last two weeks is just the beginning of a wave, and millions more are expected....

 2020-04-02 16:30 

NorthJersey.com

Watch live: Thursday update from Gov. Murphy on coronavirus crisis in NJ...

Gov. Phil Murphy will give a live update on the state of coronavirus cases in NJ at a 1 p.m. press conference. Watch the update here....

 2020-04-02 16:24 

NJ.com

WFAN's Mike Francesa begs for coronavirus help, targets N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo: 'This is out of control!'...

Close to one million people around the world have been diagnosed with the coronavirus. More than 200,000 are in the U.S. Of that, 84,000 are in New York, with 47,000 in the five boroughs....

 2020-04-02 16:24 

Asbury Park Press

Dozens of Jersey Shore musicians Stay at Home to stream a really big show Saturday night...

More than 30 musicians will stream live performances on Saturday, April 4 in the 'NJ Shore Musicians Stay at Home Live Music' event...

 2020-04-02 16:16 

CNBC

Coronavirus sick leave: Who can't count on getting paid...

Workers at many small businesses (those with under 500 employees) will soon see paid sick leave, as well as extended family leave, for certain coronavirus-related reasons. Others may not. Here's the skinny....

 2020-04-02 16:15 

NJ.com

Here's the proof you need that coronavirus won't keep N.J.'s spirit down...

The inspiring stories that will keep our spirits up in the coronavirus outbreak. This is #TogetherNJ....

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