A Drug Developed to Fight Ebola Could Hold Hope for Coronavirus Treatment
Last year, when I visited the town of Beni, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo , people did not shake hands. Bottles of disinfectant and buckets of chlorinated water were...
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Coronavirus Has Started a Censorship Pandemic
Governments around the world are banning fake news about the crisis-and cracking down on their critics while they're at it.
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Travel demand won't return to normal until mid-2021, even in the best-case scenario, an analyst warns
Air travel demand will not return to pre- outbreak levels until at least mid-2021 - and that's only if the best-case scenario plays out, according to a new report from an...
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The world's largest glove maker is struggling to keep up with demand because of coronavirus-related panic buying
The coronavirus pandemic is causing an unprecedented surge in protective equipment. The largest glove manufacturer in the world, Malaysia's Top Glove Corporation, is ramping up...
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Stocks skid as physical, economic toll of virus worsens
NEW YORK - Wall Street and markets around the world fell sharply Wednesday as the economic and physical toll caused by the coronavirus outbreak mounts - and as experts say they...
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Venezuelan crown jewel rum distillery takes on coronavirus
The Santa Teresa distillery in Venezuela has lifted spirits for generations with its amber-red rum, famous around the world for being slowly sipped over ice or mixed into...
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“Total confusion” on whether appraisals, walk-throughs, virtual showings are allowed
Are appraisers permitted in homes? Are virtual showings allowed? Can brokers do final walkthroughs with buyers? These are among the questions causing confusion in the real...
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Saints will have NFL Draft war room at New Orleans brewery
Leave it to the Saints to make the best of a bad situation as coronavirus continues to impact the sports world.
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Olympics-Zion on the ‘Dream Team'? Athletes confused over qualifying for Games
The decision to delay the Tokyo Olympics by a year is sparking both anxiety and hope among the world's athletes as the coronavirus pandemic adds to confusion over who might...
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The coronavirus pandemic is forcing Amazon, Microsoft, and Google to battle-test their clouds like never before. Here's why experts say the companies are ready
As more people turn to remote work, online learning, and entertainment streaming services during the coronavirus crisis, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud...
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Wimbledon tennis tournament canceled over coronavirus concerns
The grass-court grand slam was due to begin on June 29, but a decision was made to scrap the event for the first time since World War II.
New York City nurse says she worked for a week while infected with coronavirus
She said her diagnosis went undetected because the hospitals where she worked have not been testing staff.
Toilet paper spills onto Texas highway after truck catches fire
No, this is not an April Fools' prank. A Texas interstate was closed early Wednesday morning after a tractor-trailer carrying a load of toilet paper crashed and caught fire.
Virus forces Wimbledon cancellation for 1st time since WWII
For the first time in its nearly century-and-a-half history, Wimbledon was canceled for a reason other than war, scrapped in 2020 on Wednesday because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Target, Trader Joe's and other stores close on Easter Sunday to give...
Grocery store workers have been working around the clock to make sure shelves are stocked during the COVID-19 pandemic.
FDA Requests Heartburn Drug Zantac To Be Pulled From Market Immediately
The US Food and Drug Administration is requesting that manufacturers pull all prescription and over-the-counter ranitidine drugs, known by the brand name Zantac, from the...
Disney theme parks donate more than 100K face masks to fight coronavirus
Disney theme parks have donated more than 100,000 N95 masks to New York, California and Florida - and 150,000 rain ponchos to protect nurse's uniforms - amid the coronavirus...
Coast Guard: Cruise ships must stay at sea with sick on board
Two cruise ships are sailing toward Florida after being stranded at sea.
WarnerMedia names former Hulu and Amazon exec Jason Kilar as CEO
Jason Kilar has been named the CEO of WarnerMedia effective May 1, the company announced on Wednesday. Kilar was formerly the founding CEO of Hulu, and previously served as a...
Florida governor finally issues coronavirus stay-at-home order
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced a statewide stay-at-home order on Wednesday as the Sunshine State's coronavirus cases neared 7,000, according to a report. DeSantis, a...