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US virus deaths may top 80,000 despite confinement: study...
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COVID-19 could lead to more than 80,000 deaths in the US and overwhelm hospital capacity nationally as soon as early April even if social distancing measures are respected, new research showed Thursday. The US death toll for the pandemic has already soare
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-26 17:16 UTC
What's In It For You? $1,200 Checks, 13 Weeks Of Unemployment Payments And More...
Congress has announced agreement on a $2 trillion economic relief package for the effects of COVID-19. Most households will get a relief check, and unemployment insurance has been greatly expanded.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-25 23:29 UTC
Jackson Browne Says He Has Coronavirus...
JACKSON BROWNE has revealed he has tested positive for COVID-19. ROLLING STONE reports, "BROWNE, 71, said he got tested for the virus after developing a 'small cough and a ...
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-25 17:16 UTC
NYC morgues near capacity, DHS briefing warns...
Officials were told that morgues in the city are expected to reach capacity next week, per the briefing.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-25 16:34 UTC
Here's Why Coronavirus May Delay Your Stimulus Check...
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Early Wednesday morning, lawmakers settled on a $2 trillion stimulus deal in response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Checks sent directly to individuals are part of the deal as it currently stands, with single Americans receiving $1,200, ma
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-25 16:31 UTC
Stimulus package: Here's what Americans can expect from the $2tn coronavirus deal...
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Americans who make $75,000 or less to get $1,200 payments from Washington
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-25 16:30 UTC
COVID-9 Stimulus Check: Can The IRS Direct Deposit It? Will They Mail it?...
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Where is your coronavirus stimulus check going to be delivered? Can it be delivered via direct deposit into your bank account? What address does the IRS have on file?
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-25 16:27 UTC
Gig workers would get unemployment benefits under Senate coronavirus stimulus deal...
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A vote on the measure could take place this afternoon.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-25 15:09 UTC
Coronavirus rescue bill extends unemployment benefits to gig economy...
A bipartisan deal was struck between Senate leadership and the White House.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-25 15:05 UTC
White House and Senate reach historic $2 trillion stimulus deal amid growing coronavirus fears...
The White House and Senate leaders struck a major deal early Wednesday morning over a $2-trillion package to provide a jolt to an economy struggling amid the coronavirus pandemic, capping days of marathon negotiations that produced one of the most expensi
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-25 14:44 UTC
Coronavirus spreads to at least SIX Amazon warehouses shipping packages to isolated Americans...
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WORKERS from at least six different Amazon warehouses have tested positive for Covid-19, according to various local reports. The developments come after the company announced that it's looking to hire around 100,000 additional workers to tackle the in
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-25 04:17 UTC
Kentucky governor says person tested positive for virus after attending 'coronavirus party'...
Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear (D) said someone in the state tested positive for COVID-19 after attending a "coronavirus party."
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-25 00:08 UTC
Factbox: What's in the nearly $2 trillion U.S. Senate coronavirus stimulus...
The U.S. Senate on Monday was negotiating a nearly $2 trillion (1.73 trillion) ...
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-25 00:00 UTC
The Dow Surged 2,113 Points Because Everyone's Upbeat About the Stimulus Bill...
The Dow surged more than 11% on investor optimism. After failing to secure the votes needed twice on Sunday and Monday, the coronavirus stimulus package seemed to be picking up steam in the Senate.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-24 23:58 UTC
Coronavirus in US: Trump hopes to lift social distancing guidelines by Easter...
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WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) President Donald Trump is considering modifying his social distancing recommendations in an effort to help the economy. Trump said he's taking medical advice about the coronavirus pandemic into consideration but is still consideri
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-24 23:56 UTC
Coronavirus: White House asks people who leave New York metro area to self-quarantine for 14 days...
Dr. Deborah Birx said about 56% of the cases in the United States are coming out of the New York metro area.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-24 23:55 UTC
Almost 7% of NYPD Cops Out Sick as Coronavirus Spreads...
Nearly 7 percent of the NYPD's uniformed officers called out sick Monday, and while only a fraction of those actually have the coronavirus, the department...
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-24 23:53 UTC
Coronavirus Update: NYPD Stepping Up Enforcement Of Social Distancing...
The governors of both New York and New Jersey have called for crackdowns on people gathering in groups. Now, the NYPD is stepping up patrols to enforce compliance.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-24 23:53 UTC
'Digital Dollar' Stripped From Latest US Coronavirus Relief Bill...
The latest version of a U.S. House bill to stimulate the economy during the coronavirus pandemic no longer includes any language around a digital dollar, though a Financial Services Committee bill still does.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-24 15:05 UTC
Coronavirus death toll in Rockland reaches 5; positive COVID-19 tests at 623...
Over the past weekend, the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Rockland jumped to 623, up from 230 on Friday, a 171% increase.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-24 06:43 UTC
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