coronavirus

ER Doctor Loses Custody of Young Daughter Due to Coronavirus

A doctor in Florida lost custody of her 4-year-old daughter as a result of the coronavirus pandemic after her ex-husband filed an emergency order claiming her profession was putting their daughter at risk. Read the heartbreaking story now.
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Panda Express Only Serving Best-Selling Menu Items Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Panda Express has downsized its menu in response to the coronavirus pandemic. The chain is only offering their most popular entrees and appetizers in order to make it easier for their restaurant employees.
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Walmart Sold So Much Toilet Paper in Five Days It Could Give Each American One Roll

Toilet paper has been a hot commodity in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. Walmart’s CEO revealed the chain sold so much toilet paper in the last five days that they could give each person a free roll. Read more.
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Apple and Google Team Up to Track Coronavirus Spread Using Smartphones

Apple and Google are joining forces to develop software to warn users if they’ve potentially been exposed to coronavirus. The technology will launch in May as a downloadable app.
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Cereal, Sweets and Other Comfort Foods in High Demand Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

With work schedules, fitness regimens and regular diets being turned upside amid the coronavirus pandemic, many people are reaching for sweets, junk food and other not-so nutritional items to offer up some much-needed relief from anxiety and boredom.
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Woman Paints Half Her Face on Mask Made From Deconstructed Bra

A woman in Michigan took the idea of creating a face mask quite literally as she painted an image of her nose and lips on a mask formed from a deconstructed bra.
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Son with Down Syndrome Dies From Coronavirus a Week After His Mother

A New Jersey mother and son have passed away from coronavirus within one week of each other. Thomas Martins, who had Down syndrome, died on the eve of his 30th birthday.
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Lin-Manuel Miranda and Others to Video Chat With Elmo for 'Sesame Street' Isolation Special

“Sesame Street” will air a special show about social distancing, “Sesame Street: Elmo’s Playdate,” to help children during the coronavirus pandemic. Lin-Manuel Miranda, Anne Hathaway, and Tracee Ellis Ross will stop by the virtual playdate.
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Former Astronaut Gives Advice on How to Live in Isolation

WCBS 880’s Steve Scott spoke with Long Island native Mike Massimino, who is a veteran of two space shuttle flights on Columbia and Atlantis, who has some advice about being alone for long periods of time.
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How to Know What's Available at Your Supermarket From Home

An app based out of Washington, D.C. wants to use the power of crowdsourcing to help users know what is, and isn’t, available at their local grocery stores without leaving the house. Learn how the OurStreets Supplies map works here!
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