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Apple, Google bring coronavirus contact-tracing to 3 billion people

2 minutes ago   |   Fortune

Subscribe to Outbreak , a daily newsletter roundup of stories on the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on global business. It's free to get it in your inbox. Apple Inc. and...
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Salinas Valley fair canceled due to state's stay-at-home order

Salinas Valley fair canceled due to state's stay-at-home order

38 minutes ago   |   KSBW

“It is with a heavy heart and with the safety of our community in mind that we have come to this decision,” said the fair's president.
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Consumer brands are taking a hit. Here's how Forerunner Ventures' Kirsten Green is advising founders in her portfolio

3 hours ago   |   Fortune

This is the web version of Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter about deals and dealmakers. Sign up here. Banks were the first to be hit in the 2008 financial crisis. But this...
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For Festival Fashion, the Music Has Stopped

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

Festivals like Coachella have been postponed, leaving scores of online fashion retailers with a mass of unsold inventory and unpaid suppliers.
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2020 NBA Mock Draft 2.0: Where will Obi Toppin get picked?

5 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

CollegeBasketballTalk's updated 2020 NBA mock draft includes the best prospects.
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The industry that feeds the nation now in limbo, Salinas Valley produce faces uncertainty

The industry that feeds the nation now in limbo, Salinas Valley produce faces uncertainty

16 hours ago   |   KSBW

Demand in the food service sector is down between 50 and 75-percent
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JCPS employee at Valley High School tests positive for COVID-19

JCPS employee at Valley High School tests positive for COVID-19

17 hours ago   |   WLKY

The Louisville Metro Department of Public Health informed JCPS that an employee of Valley High School tested positive for the coronavirus on March 27.
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Uncrowned Champions: BVNW Boys Basketball

Uncrowned Champions: BVNW Boys Basketball

17 hours ago   |   KMBC

The Blue Valley Northwest boys basketball team was on their way to a fourth straight title when their season came to a halt.
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NYSERDA, Central Hudson earn EPA honors

21 hours ago   |   Times Union

Albany NYSERDA, the state's renewable energy development agency, and Central Hudson Gas & Electric, a Hudson Valley utility with operations in the Capital Region, have been...
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National Geographic's 'Cosmos' creator scores award for pushing boundaries of television

22 hours ago   |   ABC

On Thursday morning, the Sun Valley Film Festival awarded Ann Druyan with the National Geographic Further Award for her groundbreaking work, most recently on "Cosmos: Possible...
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Drums, dancers livestream as coronavirus moves powwows online

Drums, dancers livestream as coronavirus moves powwows online

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The names pop up quickly on Whitney Rencountre's computer screen and he greets them as he would in person. What's up, y'all? Shout out to you. How's it... Read more ...

World War II veteran, 99, set to return home after beating coronavirus

World War II veteran, 99, set to return home after beating coronavirus

A 99-year-old vet who survived being a Nazi prisoner of war has recovered from the coronavirus, and will return to his home in England Friday, hospital officials said. Albert... Read more ...

Trump administration seeks bipartisan coronavirus negotiations with Congress

Trump administration seeks bipartisan coronavirus negotiations with Congress

The Trump administration has agreed to begin bipartisan talks on the next tranche of aid money for coronavirus relief, according to Senate Minority Leader Chuck... Read more ...

The IRS dropped a new tool so Americans who don't file taxes can get their...

The IRS dropped a new tool so Americans who don't file taxes can get their stimulus check faster

On Friday, the IRS debuted a free online tool so people who don't file taxes can speed up their stimulus payment . The tool is available to people who didn't have a tax... Read more ...

Fauci says coronavirus hospitalizations are dropping because social...

Fauci says coronavirus hospitalizations are dropping because social distancing is working

While social distancing and sheltering in place appear to be working, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio cautioned that people shouldn't let down their guard. Read more ...

Coronavirus latest: 5,512 cases in Ohio; 1,452 in Kentucky; 6,907 in Indiana

Coronavirus latest: 5,512 cases in Ohio; 1,452 in Kentucky; 6,907 in Indiana

The COVID-19 outbreak is continuing to change everyday life for millions of Americans. Leaders across the county, including the Tri-State area, are implementing measures to... Read more ...

Still climbing: Covid-19 death toll reaches 100,000 worldwide - AFP

Still climbing: Covid-19 death toll reaches 100,000 worldwide - AFP

The number of deaths from the novel coronavirus has reached 100,000 globally, according to figures compiled by the AFP news agency, while the number of confirmed cases is... Read more ...

Florida governor clarifies statement about coronavirus deaths in people under 25

Florida governor clarifies statement about coronavirus deaths in people under 25

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said Friday that he was speaking specifically about Florida when he claimed that the coronavirus hasn't killed anyone under 25. Read more ...

Irish govt extends lockdown until May 5 - PM Varadkar

Irish govt extends lockdown until May 5 - PM Varadkar

Ireland is extending stay-at-home restrictions intended to slow the spread of coronavirus until May 5, Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Friday. “The restrictions we... Read more ...

The US government just banned Carnival, Norwegian, and Royal Caribbean from...

The US government just banned Carnival, Norwegian, and Royal Caribbean from sailing again for up to 3 months as the coronavirus throws the cruise lines into peril

Cruise ships may be banned from sailing in US waters until July, according to an order issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday. That ban could be... Read more ...