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Was Kevin Garnett the best athlete ever at changing a team's culture?

3 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet

Michael Holley and A. Sherrod Blakely discuss if Kevin Garnett was the player most capable of changing a teams culture and if you can see KGs fingerprints on the current...
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North Korea and South Korea: Building A Path to Peace

6 minutes ago   |   ABC

North and South Korea are building a path towards peace with food, music and culture!
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New York coronavirus deaths 'effectively flat' as U.S. braces for peak cases in hot spots

8 minutes ago   |   NBC News

New York state remains at the center of the coronavirus outbreak with more than one-third of all cases in the United States. "Now is not the time to be lax," Gov. Andrew Cuomo...
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A former health official for Barack Obama just offered a solution to the nurse staffing crisis amid the coronavirus pandemic: Pay them $5,000 monthly bonuses

A former health official for Barack Obama just offered a solution to the nurse staffing crisis amid the coronavirus pandemic: Pay them $5,000 monthly bonuses

22 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Andy Slavitt, a former White House official under Barack Obama, just said the biggest difficulty New York public hospitals are facing in treating coronavirus patients is the...
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Why WHO is reluctant to urge face masks for everyone

Why WHO is reluctant to urge face masks for everyone

24 minutes ago   |   New York Post

The World Health Organization expressed reluctance Monday to endorse face mask use for everyone going outside to protect themselves from coronavirus, saying that there was...
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Stocks surge 7% on signs new coronavirus deaths could be slowing

24 minutes ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

A worldwide rally gained steam on Wall Street Monday, propelling major indexes up more than 7%, as traders cheered glimmers of hope that the deadliness of the coronavirus...
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Honor Blackman, star of ‘The Avengers' and ‘Goldfinger,' dies age 94

30 minutes ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

Honor Blackman, whose roles as Pussy Galore in “Goldfinger” and black-leather-clad martial arts bombshell Cathy Gale in “The Avengers” were a beacon to women, has died. She was...
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Ticker: 2nd vaccine enters testing; airlines cut NY flights; hotel rooms donated

40 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

A second U.S. company is poised to begin a small safety test of a vaccine against the new coronavirus. Inovio Pharmaceuticals said Monday that it has Food and Drug...
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Center City Philadelphia Holiday Inn turned COVID-19 quarantine site opens

54 minutes ago   |   ABC

The squad car lights started flashing shortly before 4:30 a.m. as Philadelphia Police made it official: Walnut Street at 13th Street is closed and will stay that way indefinitely.
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Tiger Cubs were hit hard in March, with Tiger Global, Maverick, and Coatue all losing double-digits as the coronavirus tanked global markets

Tiger Cubs were hit hard in March, with Tiger Global, Maverick, and Coatue all losing double-digits as the coronavirus tanked global markets

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Tiger Global, Maverick Capital, and Coatue all fell double-digits in March. Viking lost money as well. The Tiger Cubs, all founded by former members of Julian Robertson's Tiger...
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British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

One day after being hospitalized with coronavirus symptoms, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been taken to an intensive care unit after his condition worsened. Read more ...

Wisconsin governor orders delay of Tuesday's election due to coronavirus...

Wisconsin governor orders delay of Tuesday's election due to coronavirus; court challenge expected

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has issued an executive order to delay the state's scheduled Tuesday presidential primary election for two months because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

British Open canceled until next year as golf schedule reworked due to...

British Open canceled until next year as golf schedule reworked due to coronavirus

Golf will only have three major championships at the most this year. Read more ...

British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

One day after being hospitalized with coronavirus symptoms, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been taken to an intensive care unit after his condition worsened. Read more ...

You can get 50 cents off every gallon of gas at BP or Amoco gas stations if...

You can get 50 cents off every gallon of gas at BP or Amoco gas stations if you're a healthcare worker or first responder

First-responders and healthcare workers can now get 50-cent discounts on every gallon of gas purchased at BP and Amoco stations - all they need to do is register online. Gas... Read more ...

National coronavirus updates: A difficult week ahead as US death toll nears...

National coronavirus updates: A difficult week ahead as US death toll nears 10,000

The U.S. surgeon general said it will be the "hardest and the saddest" week many Americans have ever faced. Read more ...

NFL Draft 2020 will be held virtually because of coronavirus

NFL Draft 2020 will be held virtually because of coronavirus

War rooms for NFL Draft 2020 will now officially be living rooms, basements and home offices across the country. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announced Monday in a memo to... Read more ...

OFFICIAL: Ferguson to face Gaethje in UFC 249 main event as Khabib sidelined...

OFFICIAL: Ferguson to face Gaethje in UFC 249 main event as Khabib sidelined in Russian coronavirus lockdown

UFC 249 officially has a new headline fight after Dana White confirmed Justin Gaethje will step in to face Tony Ferguson. Gaethje replaces lightweight champion Khabib... Read more ...

The Fed will start buying debt backed by emergency small-business loans...

The Fed will start buying debt backed by emergency small-business loans - giving banks more leeway to offer critical aid

The Federal Reserve announced Monday it will begin buying debt backed by the Small Business Administration's Payroll Protection Program. The facility will create a new market... Read more ...

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the ventilators Elon Musk's Tesla factories...

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the ventilators Elon Musk's Tesla factories are making won't be done in time to help during the apex of the coronavirus outbreak

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said on Sunday that Elon Musk's ventilators can't be produced in time to help during the worst of the coronavirus outbreak. "Nobody can make you a... Read more ...