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3:04 a.m. Dec. 2, 2020 - By Nicole Lyn Pesce
The U.S. blood supply is so low, blood banks are offering donors VIP Jets tickets or Krispy Kreme donuts for a year The pandemic has canceled more than 50,000 blood drives, and NYC has just enough donor blood to last three daysThe pandemic has canceled more than 50,000 blood drives, and NYC has just enough donor blood to last three days
12:50 p.m. Nov. 16, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: U.S. averaging 150,000 COVID-19 cases a day as expert warns of pending ‘humanitarian catastrophe’ Experts are worried that President Trump’s refusal to concede election could cause more cases, hospitalizations and deathsThe global case tally for the coronavirus illness COVID-19 climbed above 54.5 million on Monday, while the U.S. tally topped 11 million after adding 1 million new cases in six days, with 50 states and territories recording rising numbers and the virus showing no sign of slowing.
2:31 a.m. Oct. 23, 2020 - By Andrew Keshner
‘If I can travel in the New Normal, and not worry about the virus and take pictures, I’d buy the new iPhone 12’ Americans bought 20 million smartphones in 2020’s second quarter, down from 22 million in 2019’s fourth quarterAmericans bought 20 million smartphones in 2020’s second quarter, down from 22 million in 2019’s fourth quarter.
6:22 a.m. Oct. 17, 2020 - By Winona Dimeo-Ediger
The best places to live in America in 2020 These days, it’s about connection, affordability, and the space and opportunity to grow. If you’re ready to make a change, here are 20 of the best places in the U.S.Millions of Americans are re-evaluating where they want to live. If you’re one of them, this list is for you.
12:59 a.m. Oct. 1, 2020 - By Diane Eastabrook
Is it safe to retire in a college town in the pandemic? Sports, concerts, classes, lectures, restaurants, a vibrant social scene—many of the things retirees enjoy aren’t there, or they feel unsafe doing themCollege towns are often economically vibrant communities that promote healthy aging. But times have changed.
6:05 a.m. Sept. 30, 2020 - By Wendy Helfenbaum
‘Anyone can make money.’ This retired Wall Street investor wants to motivate Americans to do something else: Get off the couch After 30 years of no exercise while building a successful investment career, Jim Owen wants to show it’s never too late to become healthierHis purpose and his legacy now is inspiring older adults to become healthier and more active.
8:01 a.m. Sept. 18, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
It’s the end of the world as we know it — and REM’s Michael Stipe doesn’t feel fine The famed Athens, Ga., band’s front man is unhappy with how Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp is handling the pandemic and how his town is faring as a resultAthens, Georgia has become a place the exemplifies the worst of public-policy decision making during the coronavirus pandemic, according to one figure closely associated with the city.
2:11 p.m. Sept. 10, 2020 - By Victor Reklaitis
NFL player arrested on charges of PPP loan fraudA National Football League player, Joshua J. Bellamy, 31, of St. Petersburg, Fla., has been arrested and charged with wire fraud, bank fraud and conspiracy to commit wire fraud and bank fraud for participating in a scheme to file fraudulent loan applications to the Paycheck Protection Program, the Justice Department said Thursday in . The DOJ said the overall scheme involved seeking more than $24 million in forgivable loans from the PPP, a federal government program that aims to provide aid to small businesses hurt by the coronavirus crisis. Bellamy played for the New York Jets, though is currently on the team's reserve/physically-unable-to-perform list, not on the active roster.
2:18 p.m. Aug. 24, 2020 - By Beckie Strum
NYC schools can have outdoor classes in schoolyards, streets and parks, mayor announces The city must OK requests to use spaces outside school propertyWith little more than 2 weeks before school starts, principals must submit a school-specific request for outdoor learning space
1:17 p.m. Aug. 17, 2020 - By Andrew Keshner
Wealthier parents are more likely to send their kids back to physical classrooms — here’s why The parents most likely to keep their kids home made less than $50,000 a year, according to a new surveyThe parents most likely to keep their kids home made less than $50,000 a year, according to a new survey.
11:00 a.m. Aug. 13, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: Global cases top 20.7 million and U.S. suffers biggest one-day death toll since May The U.S. is ‘an anomaly among the higher-income countries of the world in that we never did lock down sufficiently; we only slowed down to get the virus activity by May to a so-so level,’ says Dr. Michael OsterholmThe number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus illness COVID-19 world-wide rose above 20.7 million on Thursday and the U.S. suffered its biggest death toll since May with almost 1,500 fatalities counted in a single day.
4:23 p.m. Aug. 10, 2020 - By Tomi Kilgore
Coronavirus update: U.S. case tally tops 5 million, more than one-quarter of the 20 million global cases Georgia high school closes after in wake of viral video of crowded hallway with very few masks; Dr. Fauci tempers enthusiasm over potential vaccine’s effectivenessThe U.S. reached another milestone on Monday in confirmed cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19, as the case tally topped 5 million, which is more than one-quarter of the global total of more than 20 million cases, as uncertainties over the U.S. response continue to grow.
11:32 a.m. Aug. 7, 2020 - By Brittany Anas
Here’s why college towns are among the most economically resilient places in the country These 5 college towns may have enough industry diversity to help them weather economic woesNot even university towns are pandemic-proof. Here are 5 college towns with enough industry diversity to make a rebound.
8:12 a.m. Aug. 4, 2020 - By Ellis Henican
This New York City medical ethicist has never been so busy Life and death, one question at a timeIf it’s a question about right, wrong and medicine, chances are Dr. Art Caplan has been involved somehow.
7:14 a.m. July 18, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus pandemic could get much, much worse, according to this health expert ‘If we don’t get the growth of this pandemic under control now, in a few months, when the weather turns cold and forces people to spend more time indoors, we could face a disaster that dwarfs the situation today,’ says John M. BarryThe coronavirus pandemic that has infected more than 3.4 million Americans and killed more than 136,000 could get much, much worse, unless action is taken now to contain it, according to a leading public health expert.
8:46 a.m. July 2, 2020 - Associated Press
Hollowed out public health system faces more cuts amid virus CDC director claims ‘our nation failed over decades to effectively invest in public health”The U.S. public health system has been starved for decades and lacks the resources to confront the worst health crisis in a century.
2:21 a.m. July 2, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: U.S. case tally climbs above 2.6 million, and top Republicans now call on Americans to wear face masks FedEx, General Mills and Constellation Brands benefit from pandemic buying, while Michael Kors parent Capri takes a hitThe number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus illness COVID-19 in the U.S. climbed above 2.6 million on Wednesday, a day after Dr. Anthony Fauci said it could spike to more than 100,000 a day if the fresh clusters emerging in the South and West are not brought under control.
12:05 p.m. June 30, 2020 - By Archie Mitchell
Five things to know about Leicester: the U.K. city that’s key to preventing a second wave of coronavirus infections Leicester is the U.K.’s first city in a ‘local lockdown,’ a move that could become more common as the world opens back upLeicester, the English town famous for cheese, pork pies, and football, will be kept in lockdown for weeks while the rest of the country enjoys pubs, hairdressers, and restaurants reopening on July 4.
5:16 a.m. June 21, 2020 - By Weston Blasi
Can the federal government block the NFL from playing its season? And other burning questions about the NFL’s bid to return What we know and don’t know about the 2020 NFL season amid the pandemicThe NFL is planning to play its full 2020-21 season, beginning with the season opener between the Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs and the Houston Texans on Sept. 10.
11:18 a.m. June 15, 2020 - By Shawn Langlois
Dallas Cowboys star running back Ezekiel Elliott tests positive for COVID-19 and has a one-word question about how the news broke Elliott, who is reportedly doing just fine, was clearly frustrated that the private information was leakedElliott, who is reportedly doing just fine, was clearly frustrated that the private information was leaked.
5:23 a.m. May 16, 2020 - By Beckie Strum
Beaches and shorelines get the OK to open up across New York state before Memorial Day But those in New York City will remain closed for the foreseeable future, the mayor saysNew Yorkers, on lockdown since mid-March, will get a respite Memorial Day weekend, except in the city.
6:17 a.m. May 7, 2020 - By Archie Mitchell
Meet the seniors raising millions to combat coronavirus — first Capt. Tom, raised $39 million with his garden walks, and now Sgt. Zina has raised $26,000 by knitting British army veteran Tom Moore has turned 100 and raised the equivalent of $38 million for the U.K.’s health service, and now others are following his leadCaptain Tom has celebrated his 100th birthday and raised £32 million since the coronavirus outbreak, now others are following his lead
6:50 a.m. May 5, 2020 - By Bruce Y. Lee
Treating a typical coronavirus infection is four times the cost of a case of the flu The median cost of a coronavirus hospitalization is $14,366The median cost of a coronavirus hospitalization is $14,366.
1:43 p.m. May 1, 2020 - By Eric Grossman
Born without toes on his right foot, kicker Tom Dempsey cemented a legacy in the NFL The inspirational athlete, who played 11 seasons in the league, died from COVID-19 at 73Dempsey’s death shook the fiercely loyal Saints fans of New Orleans at a time when they were reeling at COVID-19’s impact.
8:41 a.m. April 27, 2020 - By Barbara Kollmeyer
Blinking in the sunlight: Children make halting return to Spain’s streets after weeks of coronavirus lockdown From Madrid to Barcelona, weeks of lockdown end for the youngest populationSpain began what could be the start of relaxed rules for its citizens on Sunday, starting with the youngest.
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