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Senators question Tim Cook about the privacy of Apple's COVID-19 app

Senators question Tim Cook about the privacy of Apple's COVID-19 app

2 hours ago   |   iMore   |   2 articles

Congress has questions about Apple's COVID-19 app and website. What you need to know Democratic senators have sent a letter to Tim Cook about Apple's COVID-19 app. They have...
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Richmond Fed's Barkin: Employment numbers to get worse before getting better

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

U.S. employment numbers will get worse amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak before getting better, Richmond Federal Reserve President Thomas Barkin said in an interview with...
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Coronavirus Testing Backlogs Continue As Laboratories Struggle To Keep Up With Demand

Coronavirus Testing Backlogs Continue As Laboratories Struggle To Keep Up With Demand

6 hours ago   |   NPR

One big commercial testing lab revealed a backlog of at least 115,000 test, illustrating the scope of the coronavirus testing problems. (Image credit: Angus Mordant/Bloomberg...
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Mike Bloomberg didn't tell campaign staffers he was ending 2020 bid

Mike Bloomberg didn't tell campaign staffers he was ending 2020 bid

7 hours ago   |   New York Post

About 80 plaintiffs have joined a proposed class-action suit alleging that Bloomberg reneged on a promise to maintain their jobs through November.
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Apple could be on the verge of releasing a new iPhone that's almost half the price of the iPhone 11. Here's everything we know so far

Apple could be on the verge of releasing a new iPhone that's almost half the price of the iPhone 11. Here's everything we know so far

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Apple is expected to release a new version of its low-cost iPhone SE this year, according to multiple reports from analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Bloomberg, and the financial news...
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News Brief: COVID-19 Curve, Abortion Battle, Bloomberg Campaign Workers

14 hours ago   |   NPR

The U.S. coronavirus curve rises while China's flattens. The pandemic opens a new front in the abortion battle. And, Bloomberg staffers say they were promised jobs through...
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Senator sold online travel company stock in day before Trump Europe travel ban

14 hours ago   |   Fortune

Senator Kelly Loeffler sold a total of $46,027 worth of stock in an online travel company in the day leading up to President Donald Trump's announcement of a ban on most...
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Google will release maps data ‘mobility reports' to show people's movements in coronavirus pandemic

15 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   3 articles

Google is releasing new data about how the coronavirus pandemic has cut down on foot traffic to transit centers, retail stores and public parks in more than 130 countries. The...
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Hospitals and doctors battling coronavirus already bracing for lawsuits

Hospitals and doctors battling coronavirus already bracing for lawsuits

23 hours ago   |   New York Post

Hospitals and doctors on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic are reportedly bracing for lawsuits as they make rapid life-and-death decisions. Without a national standard...
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Want To See What Your City's Pandemic Plan Says? Good Luck

Want To See What Your City's Pandemic Plan Says? Good Luck

1 day ago   |   NPR

NPR reached out to the public health departments serving some of the largest cities in the U.S. Most did not have their most current pandemic response plan posted publicly and...
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President Trump: Government now recommends wearing non-medical face...

President Trump: Government now recommends wearing non-medical face coverings to help slow coronavirus spread

Medical-grade masks, particularly short-in-supply N95 masks, would be reserved for those dealing directly with the sick. Read more ...

White House: Anyone 'in close proximity' to president, vice president will...

White House: Anyone 'in close proximity' to president, vice president will get rapid COVID-19 test

The White House will give rapid COVID-19 tests to anyone who will come in close proximity with either President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence. Read more ...

Brooke Baldwin is second CNN anchor to contract coronavirus this week

Brooke Baldwin is second CNN anchor to contract coronavirus this week

CNN anchor Brooke Baldwin announced Friday she has tested positive for coronavirus after being hit with a sudden onset of symptoms Thursday afternoon. “I am OKAY. It came on... Read more ...

Two members of the Kennedy family have gone missing after boating in the...

Two members of the Kennedy family have gone missing after boating in the Chesapeake Bay

Robert F. Kennedy's granddaughter, Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean and her son Gideon, disappeared on Thursday. Read more ...

Target to limit number of people in stores as it announces further social...

Target to limit number of people in stores as it announces further social distancing guidelines

Target will begin implementing new guidelines as it tries to keep both customers and its employees safe in the coronavirus outbreak. Read more ...

‘Lean On Me,' ‘Ain't No Sunshine' singer Bill Withers dies at 81

‘Lean On Me,' ‘Ain't No Sunshine' singer Bill Withers dies at 81

Bill Withers, who wrote and sang a string of soulful songs in the 1970s that have stood the test of time, including “ Lean On Me, ” “Lovely Day” and “Ain't No Sunshine,” has died. Read more ...

President Trump Says CDC Now Recommends Americans Consider Cloth Masks In Public

President Trump Says CDC Now Recommends Americans Consider Cloth Masks In Public

The recommendation tells Americans to cover their mouths and noses in public, though medical-grade masks are just for medical workers. President Trump said mask wearing is... Read more ...

Walmart will start counting shoppers at the door and limiting how many can enter

Walmart will start counting shoppers at the door and limiting how many can enter

Walmart stores will allow no more than five customers for each 1,000 square feet of space. Walmart employees stationed at store entrances will count customers and admit them... Read more ...

Nursing home that was an early epicenter of coronavirus cases could face...

Nursing home that was an early epicenter of coronavirus cases could face federal fine of $600,000

At least 35 coronavirus deaths are associated with the Washington state facility, according to officials. The virus infected two-thirds of residents and dozens of staff members. Read more ...

Corona beer stops production

Corona beer stops production

Production of Corona beer is being temporarily suspended in Mexico because of the coronavirus outbreak. Read more ...