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Secretary of the Department of Transportation Elaine Chao speaks during the Conservative Political Action Conference 2020.
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KYW Staff
April 02, 2020 - 6:34 pm
Although social distancing is crucial, U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said in an interview with KYW Newsradio that domestic flights should not be temporarily grounded during the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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Unionized hospitality workers wait in line in a basement garage to apply for unemployment benefits at the Hospitality Training Academy in Los Angeles.
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AP News
April 02, 2020 - 8:41 am
Millions more Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week, as businesses continue to lay off and furlough workers amid the coronavirus outbreak. Read more here.
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NFL vice president Troy Vincent
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Dave Uram
April 01, 2020 - 11:59 am
As of now, the 2020 NFL schedule isn’t going to change because of the coronavirus pandemic. NFL’s Jeff Pash said the league’s focus is a 16-game schedule, in front of fans, in their regular stadiums, and a complete playoff format, which now has 14 teams instead of 12. Read more here.
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Man wearing mask
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Mike Dougherty
April 01, 2020 - 10:41 am
If you’re not sick with coronavirus, should you wear a mask in public? Read more here.
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President Donald Trump speaks about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, Tuesday, March 31, 2020, in Washington.
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AP News
April 01, 2020 - 9:26 am
President Donald Trump warned Americans to brace for a "hell of a bad two weeks" ahead as the White House projected there could be 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in the U.S. from the coronavirus pandemic even if current social distancing guidelines are maintained. Read more here.
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In this March 29, 2020, file photo, a bird flies among wind turbines near King City, Mo.
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AP News
March 31, 2020 - 4:19 pm
The former director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said billions of birds could die if the government doesn't hold companies liable for accidental bird deaths. Read more here.
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A body rapped in plastic is unloaded from a refrigerated truck and handled by medical workers wearing personal protective equipment due to COVID-19 concerns, Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at Brooklyn Hospital Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York.
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AP News
March 31, 2020 - 12:27 pm
The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus has climbed past 3,500, eclipsing China's official count. Read more here.
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Bagged purchases from the Kroger grocery store in Flowood, Miss., sit inside this shopping cart.
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AP News
March 31, 2020 - 8:47 am
Some Instacart and Amazon warehouse workers walked off the job Monday demanding greater safeguards against the coronavirus, even as both companies are speed-hiring hundreds of thousands of new workers to handle a surge in delivery orders. Read more here.
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Seen through their kitchen window, Allan and Debbie Cameron contact their grandchildren via the internet Wednesday, March 25, 2020, in Chandler, Ariz.
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AP News
March 30, 2020 - 11:14 am
For grandparents all over the world, being protected from the pandemic has meant a piercing distance from their loved ones. Read more here.
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This Monday, March 23, 2020, file photo shows medical supplies and a stretcher displayed before a news conference at the Jacob Javits Center in New York.
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AP News
March 30, 2020 - 10:45 am
A nurse with asthma, a grandfather with cancer and a homeless man with no known family are wracked with coronavirus-induced fevers. They are struggling to breathe, and a ventilator could save their lives. But who gets one when there aren't enough to go around? Read more here.
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