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US braces for 'hardest week' in coronavirus fight: Live updates

12 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Global death toll from COVID-19 nears 70,000 as number of infections rise above 1.27 million.
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Donald Trump: Help is on the way to Massachusetts in coronavirus battle

16 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

President Trump on Sunday said the feds are helping Massachusetts battle the coronavirus pandemic as the anticipated surge approaches the Bay State, which White House medical...
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Tom Dempsey, Record-Setting Kicker, Dies at 73

20 minutes ago   |   NY Times

He was born without toes on his right foot, but spent 11 seasons in the N.F.L. and kicked 159 field goals. He died of complications of the coronavirus.
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US Surgeon General: This week will be 'our Pearl Harbor moment, our 9/11 moment' because of coronavirus pandemic

50 minutes ago   |   ABC

The U.S. Surgeon General is bracing for what he says is going to be "the hardest and the saddest week of most Americans' lives'' because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Fact check: A timeline of how President Trump responded to the coronavirus

Fact check: A timeline of how President Trump responded to the coronavirus

55 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Governor JB Pritzker have not shied away from criticizing the White House over its response to the coronavirus or calling it inadequate. In Washington...
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Americans told to brace for ‘Pearl Harbor moment' as Trump warns parts of the nation to brace for ‘peak'

56 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post

President Trump hailed numbers from New York showing a one-day decline in deaths while warning of New York and New Jersey, “they've really become a very hot zone.”
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Long-term care home in Oshawa, Ont., reports six COVID-19 deaths: health officials

58 minutes ago   |   National Post

OSHAWA, Ont. - Public health officials say six COVID-19 patients at a long-term care home in Oshawa, Ont., have died.
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Oil skids on oversupply fears, U.S. stock futures jump

1 hour ago   |   National Post

SYDNEY - Oil prices skidded on Monday after Saudi-Russian output discussions showed no immediate signs of progress while U.S. stock futures jumped as investors were encouraged...
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Mexico registers 2,143 coronavirus cases, 94 deaths

1 hour ago   |   National Post

MEXICO CITY - Mexico on Sunday had registered 2,143 cases of the novel coronavirus in the country, an increase of 253 cases from a day earlier, the health ministry said.
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Shelby County confirms first COVID-19 related death

Shelby County confirms first COVID-19 related death

1 hour ago   |   WLKY

The North Central District Health Department announced its first death in Shelby County due to complications from COVID-19.
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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson hospitalized with coronavirus

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson hospitalized with coronavirus

Johnson's office says he is being admitted for tests because he still has symptoms 10 days after testing positive for the virus. Read more ...

Queen Elizabeth calls for unity during the coronavirus pandemic

Queen Elizabeth calls for unity during the coronavirus pandemic

Queen Elizabeth II addressed the coronavirus pandemic and offered reassurance in a rare televised speech Sunday. Read more ...

Bronx Zoo tiger tests positive for coronavirus

Bronx Zoo tiger tests positive for coronavirus

The coronavirus is infecting New Yorkers of all stripes. A tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for the deadly bug, the Wildlife Conservation Society announced Sunday... Read more ...

Tom Dempsey, former NFL kicker, dead from coronavirus at 73

Tom Dempsey, former NFL kicker, dead from coronavirus at 73

Tom Dempsey, who became a record-setting NFL placekicker for the New Orleans Saints despite being born without toes on his right foot, died Saturday after contracting the... Read more ...

Easter bunny brings holiday cheer while practicing social distancing

Easter bunny brings holiday cheer while practicing social distancing

After canceling an Easter egg hunt, a Nebraska business owner decided to bring the eggs to children from a safe distance. Read more ...

Kentucky point guard Ashton Hagans will enter NBA draft

Kentucky point guard Ashton Hagans will enter NBA draft

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kentucky point guard Ashton Hagans will enter the NBA draft and forego his final two seasons of eligibility. Read more ...

1 more death reported at Pleasant View Nursing Home; more confirmed cases...

1 more death reported at Pleasant View Nursing Home; more confirmed cases reported

The Carroll County Health Department announced Sunday one additional death at Pleasant View Nursing Home due to the coronavirus and several other confirmed cases. Read more ...

Videocast: Pop-up Showers Monday

Videocast: Pop-up Showers Monday

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Tom Dempsey, record-setting former NFL kicker, dies at 73 of coronavirus

Tom Dempsey, record-setting former NFL kicker, dies at 73 of coronavirus

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White House To Hold Coronavirus Briefing, As U.S. Death Toll Nears 10,000

White House To Hold Coronavirus Briefing, As U.S. Death Toll Nears 10,000

"This is going to be the hardest and the saddest week of most Americans' lives, quite frankly," the U.S. surgeon general warned. Read more ...