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84 New York transit employees have died from coronavirus

To date, 84 Metropolitan Transportation Authority employees have died from coronavirus complications, said MTA Chairman and CEO Patrick Foye during a Saturday afternoon radio interview on 1010 WINS. Subway and ...

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Joe Biden: The coronavirus stimulus needs to be a ‘hell of a lot better’ than $2 trillion

In a fiery interview with Politico centered on the stimulus and economic recovery after the pandemic, Joe Biden unloaded on banks and big businesses and said that the coronavirus stimulus ...

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US death toll reaches 53,751, as confirmed cases top 938,000

According to Johns Hopkins University’s (JHU) tally of cases in the United States, as of 10 p.m. Saturday ET, there were at least 938,072 cases of coronavirus in the country. ...

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New Jersey reports a “continued flattening” of coronavirus cases, governor says

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy reported an additional 3,457 coronavirus cases, bringing the statewide total to 105,523. The governor also reported an additional 249 deaths bringing the total to 5,863. ...

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New York is currently testing about 20,000 people a day, governor says

New York is doing more tests per capita than any other country in the world, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said at a news conference today. Cuomo said the state is currently ...

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Connecticut governor announces program to get masks for small business owners

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont announced on Saturday a new program that would help to get face masks to eligible, essential small businesses in Connecticut with fewer than 50 employees. “The ...

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At least 2,600 Illinois health care workers have tested positive for coronavirus

At least 2,600 health care workers have tested positive for the coronavirus in Illinois, state Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike said during a Saturday afternoon press conference. There were ...

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US should double its testing over next several weeks, Fauci says

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said Saturday that the US should increase testing by twice as much and thinks this will be ...

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Illinois reports significant increase in calls to poison control in the last two days

There has been a significant increase in calls to poison control in the state of Illinois in the last two days, Illinois Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike said during ...

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Please don’t drink our cleaning products

The company that makes Lysol and Dettol is urging customers not to consume its cleaning products after President Donald Trump suggested the possibility of injecting disinfectants to protect people from ...

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