Huffington Post - 31 min 11 sec ago
The figure has now topped 1 million for 16 straight weeks, largely due to the coronavirus pandemic.
CBS News - 32 min 59 sec ago
Since the coronavirus pandemic began, there has been a rise in hate crimes and racist attacks against Asian Americans. Cellphone video captured one of the most recent incidents, in which a man yelled racial slurs at a California family while they were at a birthday dinner. He later apologized. Elaine Quijano spoke to the family that was targeted.
UPI - 35 min 26 sec ago
Houston Texans star J.J. Watt said it's still too early for NFL players to decide whether they will join the 2020 season amid the coronavirus pandemic.
ABC News - 36 min 18 sec ago
The World Health Organization chief says the former president of Liberia and a former New Zealand prime minister will lead a panel to give an "honest assessment" of the global response to the coronavirus pandemic...
NY Post - 53 min 46 sec ago
LOS ANGELES The Los Angeles Dodgers were eager to show off $100 million worth of stadium renovations to fans and a national audience at the All-Star Game this summer. Turns out, it appears only players are going to see the changes up close this season because of the coronavirus pandemic, which will keep the...
Forbes - 53 min 50 sec ago
Mickey and Minnie's Runaway Railway is the newest attraction at Disney's Hollywood Studios, and after being open for less than two weeks Walt Disney World closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
CBS News - 59 min 19 sec ago
Texas saw its deadliest day of the coronavirus pandemic on Wednesday. More than 2,800 people have died from the virus there. Mireya Villarreal looks at one overrun hospital in a hard-hit part of the state, Rio Grande Valley, to show firsthand the toll the virus takes on both hospital workers and patients.
The Raw Story - 1 hour 10 min ago
Jennifer Horn, the former chairwoman of the New Hampshire Republican Party, has written a scathing denunciation of President Donald Trump’s leadership ahead of his planned rally in the Granite State this weekend. In an editorial in the New Hampshire Union Leader, Horn lays into the president’s response to the novel coronavirus pandemic that so far […]...
Contact Music - 1 hour 26 min ago
Michael Bay thinks the do-not-work order on 'Songbird' was caused by a ''money thing''.The 55-year-old director is producing the upcoming movie - which is set two years in the future when the coronavirus pandemic is still present - but it...
Deadline Hollywood - 1 hour 27 min ago
The BBC has announced plans to start charging UK pensioners the annual 157.50 ($199) licence fee from August after delaying the change in March due to the coronavirus pandemic. British pensioners were originally meant to start paying the fee from June 1, but will now shoulder the cost from August 1 after the BBC put […]...
The New Yorker - 2 hours 13 min ago
Zoe Pearl imagines the TV programming that will be coming this fall during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
ABC News - 2 hours 45 min ago
The Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the coronavirus pandemic on the continent is reaching "full speed" after cases surpassed a half-million...
Huffington Post - 3 hours 6 min ago
Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones admitted he may change his mind if Donald Trump issues a federal mandate on masks amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The Guardian - 3 hours 13 min ago
The pandemic is creating the social conditions no jobs, isolation, despair that helped enable the opioid crisis to emerge in the first place. Now it's back In West Virginia, they are bracing for the second wave. The epidemic that hit the Appalachian state harder than any other in the US finally looked to be in retreat. Now it's advancing again. Not coronavirus but opioid overdoses, with one scourge driving a resurgence of the other. Continue reading...
The New Yorker - 3 hours 13 min ago
Nathan Taylor Pemberton on a beloved newsstand, Casa Magazines, in New York's West Village, and its efforts to weather the coronavirus pandemic, which forced it to close its doors for the first time ever.
The Guardian - 3 hours 30 min ago
Starvation looms from Afghanistan to Haiti as coronavirus restrictions wipe out incomes and cut food supplies Coronavirus latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Millions of people are being pushed towards hunger by the coronavirus pandemic, which could end up killing more people through lack of food than from the illness itself, Oxfam has warned. Closed borders, curfews and travel restrictions have disrupted food supplies and incomes in already fragile countries, forcing an extra million...
ABC News - 3 hours 37 min ago
The government's small business lending program has benefited millions of companies, with the goal of minimizing the number of layoffs that Americans have suffered in the face of the coronavirus pandemic...
Variety - 3 hours 43 min ago
Although the COVID-19 outbreak has not yet completed its lethal sweep, the U.K.'s public broadcaster, the British Broadcasting Corporation is aiming to tell "the definitive story of the coronavirus pandemic in Britain." The broadcaster has commissioned its own BBC Studios Documentary Unit to deliver a feature-length documentary "Britain vs Coronavirus." "Interweaving archive and compelling master […]...
NME - 4 hours 15 min ago
The traditional induction ceremony has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic The post 2020 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame induction to be broadcast as HBO special appeared first on NME Music News, Reviews, Videos, Galleries, Tickets and Blogs | NME.COM .
The Guardian - 4 hours 37 min ago
The naturalist has appealed for donations to save ZSL, the conservation charity that has been severely impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. The charity's director, Dominic Jermey, said the zoos would be unable to recoup the money lost even though they had been allowed to reopen, because of social distancing measures and heavily restricted visitor numbers. He said: 'Unlike any other UK zoo, our zoos are the lifeline for groundbreaking research at the world-renowned ZSL Institute of Zoology...
Sky News - 4 hours 42 min ago
Extremists have "fully exploited" the coronavirus pandemic to "breed hate" through "dangerous conspiracy theories", according to a report.
The Daily Beast - 4 hours 48 min ago
Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast When Trump administration officials leading the response to the coronavirus pandemic came to Capitol Hill last week, they were grilled for hours on everything from the reopening of schools to the efficacy of wearing masks. But as the hearing wound down, Sen. Tina Smith (D-MN) posed an altogether different type of question to Dr. Stephen Hahn, the head of the Food and Drug Administration. Could he, Smith asked, promise that the administration wouldn't...
Sky Sports - 5 hours 13 min ago
Throughout the sporting sphere, women's sport appears to have been disproportionately affected by the coronavirus pandemic, but ahead of her return to Sky Sports commentary duties at the World Matchplay, Laura Turner hopes that darts can buck the trend.
UPI - 6 hours 13 min ago
A Florida company that grows lettuce in greenhouses turned a desperate situation during the coronavirus pandemic into new opportunities, thanks to a nationwide upswing in produce purchases from indoor farms.