Coronavirus

‘Jeopardy!’ and ‘Wheel of Fortune’ to Resume Production With New Sets for Social Distancing

“Jeopardy!” & “Wheel of Fortune” are ramping up to begin filming and have altered their look in order to ensure the health and safety of contestants and staff.
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McDonald’s Will Permanently Close 200 Locations Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

McDonald’s has announced it will permanently shutter approximately 200 restaurants across the United States. The closures come as the burgen chain has seen its lowest quarterly profits in 13 years.
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Airline Will Pay Your Medical and Funeral Costs if You Catch COVID-19 While Traveling

Emirates, the state-owned airlines of the United Arab Emirates, has pledged to cover the medical, quarantine and funeral costs of any passengers diagnosed with COVID-19 while traveling.
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Nurses Describe the Mental Toll of Working on the Front Lines of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Since the coronavirus pandemic hit the United States in March, nurses around the country have shared their harrowing stories. Now more are opening up about the mental toll of the pandemic.
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Disney World Bans Face Masks With Holes, Mesh or Valves

The most magical place in the country is releasing new rules to keep guests and cast members safe during the coronavirus pandemic. Disney World just banned face masks with holes, mesh or valves.
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CORONAVIRUS: STAY UPDATED

XL102, Richmond's Alternative Rock is keeping Virginians up-to-date with the coronavirus pandemic.
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Are Young Adults Bored With Social Distancing Causing a Surge in COVID-19 Cases?

Young people are leading the rising numbers in coronavirus cases, but is boredom with social distancing to blame? Find out how it’s affecting millennials and Gen Z now.
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Startup Creates PPE Face Shields for Hospitals Out of Recycled Plastic Bottles

A startup that used to make building materials out of recycled plastic has shifted gears, and is now making PPE face shields for local hospitals in Uganda. Learn more about their process here!
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Officials Warn of Spike in Puppy Scams During Pandemic

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel and the Humane Society of the United States are urging the public to be wary of puppy scams as many people seek to purchase or adopt dogs during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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New Stimulus Bill Proposal Includes Second $1,200 Check, Cuts Unemployment Benefits to $200

As the country continues to grapple with the effects of coronavirus, many Americans are eagerly wondering what will be included in a second stimulus relief bill. Here’s a look at the new proposal put forth by Senate Republicans on Monday.
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