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'It's Like Walking Into Chernobyl,' One Doctor Says Of Her Emergency Room

'It's Like Walking Into Chernobyl,' One Doctor Says Of Her Emergency Room

8 minutes ago   |   NPR

Some health care workers say they're exhausted and burning out from the stress of treating a stream of critically ill patients in an increasingly overstretched health care system.
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Indonesia reports biggest daily jump in coronavirus infections

14 minutes ago   |   National Post

JAKARTA - Indonesia confirmed on Thursday the biggest daily jump in coronavirus infections since cases were first announced last month, with 337 new cases taking the total to...
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Irish restrictions likely in place for weeks - health minister

32 minutes ago   |   National Post

DUBLIN - Ireland's health minister expects to be advised on Friday to keep the significant restrictions to slow the spread of the coronavirus in place for a period of weeks but...
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Chris Hayes Delivers Blistering Review Of Fox News' Coronavirus Coverage

Chris Hayes Delivers Blistering Review Of Fox News' Coronavirus Coverage

36 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

The MSNBC host slammed the conservative network for posing a “genuine public health threat" with its misinformation.
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NASA Astronaut and 2 Russians Blast Off for International Space Station

40 minutes ago   |   Time

A U.S.-Russian space crew blasted off to the International Space Station on Thursday following a tight quarantine amid the coronavirus pandemic. NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy...
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Prince William and Kate Middleton Hold First Royal Engagment by Video Link at School for Children of Health Workers

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek

Kate Middleton joked Prince William has already eaten the Easter chocolate as they attempted to lift morale in a school for children with parents on the coronavirus frontline.
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People needing addiction services feeling ‘abandoned' during pandemic

1 hour ago   |   National Post

VANCOUVER - British Columbia's former provincial health officer says he has "grave concerns" about reduced services because of COVID-19 for people struggling with drug...
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Indian court order for free coronavirus testing may hinder fight, say business leaders, health experts

1 hour ago   |   National Post

A decision by the Supreme Court of India to make testing for coronavirus free places an unfair financial burden on medical firms and could see a reduction in testing, already...
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Keep Calm, the British Government Will Carry On

Keep Calm, the British Government Will Carry On

1 hour ago   |   Foreign Policy

Boris Johnson's hospitalization has sparked fears of instability, but the U.K. government has functioned smoothly in the absence of prime ministers in the past and continues to...
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Drinking More During The Pandemic? ‘Essential' Liquor Sales Could Cause The Next Public Health Crisis

Drinking More During The Pandemic? ‘Essential' Liquor Sales Could Cause The Next Public Health Crisis

2 hours ago   |   News One

In the midst of the COVID-19 epidemic, it has become easier to buy alcohol than toilet paper or eggs. Across the U.S., governors are terming alcohol sales an essential business...
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Congress in standoff on virus aid, but first checks coming

Congress in standoff on virus aid, but first checks coming

For the next coronavirus aid package, the White House wants to pump $250 billion into a small business fund but opposes Democrats' proposal to tack on billions for protective... Read more ...

Linda Tripp, who provided Lewinsky tapes against President Clinton, dies at 70

Linda Tripp, who provided Lewinsky tapes against President Clinton, dies at 70

Former Pentagon worker Linda Tripp, who provided tape-recorded conversations of former White House intern Monica Lewinsky about former President Bill Clinton, has died. Read more ...

Biden vs. Trump: General election battle is now set

Biden vs. Trump: General election battle is now set

In Biden and Trump, voters will choose between two candidates with dramatically different prescriptions for health care, climate change, foreign policy and leadership in an era... Read more ...

Man accused of stabbing family feared coronavirus would kill them

Man accused of stabbing family feared coronavirus would kill them

A Wisconsin man accused of stabbing four family members, killing two of them, said he did it because "the coronavirus was going to get them, so I had to kill them," according... Read more ...

Officials recover body of 8-year-old grandson of Kathleen Kennedy Townsend

Officials recover body of 8-year-old grandson of Kathleen Kennedy Townsend

The body of the grandson of former Maryland Lt. Gov. Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, who had been missing for almost a week, was recovered Wednesday afternoon, Maryland Natural... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders drops out of 2020 race, leaving Biden as likely nominee

Bernie Sanders drops out of 2020 race, leaving Biden as likely nominee

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Inmates In Washington State Protest After Fellow Prisoners Test Positive For...

Inmates In Washington State Protest After Fellow Prisoners Test Positive For COVID-19

More than 100 prisoners at Monroe Correctional Complex's minimum-security unit set off fire extinguishers in protest after six fellow inmates were diagnosed with COVID-19 in... Read more ...

Boris Johnson Isn't the First British Leader to Fall Ill While in Office...

Boris Johnson Isn't the First British Leader to Fall Ill While in Office. Here's What Happened When His Predecessors Took Time Off

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is in his third day of intensive care with COVID-19 , making him the first world leader to be forced to take a break from their post because... Read more ...

OPEC and Russia Talk Oil Price Truce

OPEC and Russia Talk Oil Price Truce

In the first of two meetings, Saudi Arabia and Russia will decide on oil production cuts as global demand plunges. Read more ...

Teen student pilot flies medical supplies to hospitals amid pandemic

Teen student pilot flies medical supplies to hospitals amid pandemic

A 16-year-old student pilot has turned his love of flying into an opportunity to help deliver vital medical supplies to rural hospitals amid the coronavirus pandemic, according... Read more ...