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Coronavirus live updates: Over 10,000 dead in US

narvikk/iStock(NEW YORK) -- A global pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed at least 10,335 people in the United States.The U.S. is, by far, the hardest-hit country with more than 347,000 diagnosed cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.More than 1.3 million people around the world have been diagnosed with the coronavirus. The actual numbers are believed to be much higher due to testing ...

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What to do if you can't pay rent and more coronavirus pandemic real estate questions answered

CentralITAlliance/iStock(NEW YORK) --  The coronavirus pandemic has been devastating to the U.S. economy, with at least 10 million claims for unemployment filed in the last two weeks.That economic reality is making it hard for people to pay their bills, including rent and mortgage payments.Shark Tank star Barbara Corcoran appeared on Good Morning America Monday to answer viewers' questions on real estate and money.Here are tips from Corcoran, founder of The Corcoran Group real estate company, on everything from what to do if you can't pay ...

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This woman sewed face masks for 12 hours straight for hospital, grocery store employees on front lines

lisegagne/iStock(LOS ANGELES) -- A California woman spent 12 hours straight sewing masks for those on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic -- and she's not stopping there.Hilary Cohen has always been at home at her sewing machine. So amid the coronavirus pandemic with mask shortages dominating the headlines, the Los Angeles resident got to work, sewing 100 masks and organizing a virtual 12-hour sew-a-thon to bring sewers together to make as many face coverings as possible.“In such a dark time, it is so uplifting ...

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Houston Astros star Justin Verlander and Kate Upton donate his MLB paychecks to COVID-19 relief

Allen Kee / ESPN Images(HOUSTON) -- MLB star Justin Verlander and his wife, model Kate Upton, recently announced the generous way they are giving back amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.The Houston Astros pitcher and Upton will donate the weekly paychecks he is receiving during the MLB shutdown while the season is suspended to different COVID-19 relief organizations.The couple, who have been married since 2017, shared what moved them to make this decision in an Instagram video posted Saturday."Obviously, this is an extremely difficult time for ...

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Coronavirus live updates: NY Gov. Cuomo calls virus 'enemy we have underestimated from day 1'

narvikk/iStock(NEW YORK) -- A global pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed at least 9,683 people in the United States.The U.S. is, by far, the hardest-hit country with more than 338,900 diagnosed cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.More than 1.2 million people around the world have been diagnosed with coronavirus. The actual numbers are believed to be much higher due to testing shortages, ...

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Coronavirus government response updates: White House warns of dire two weeks ahead

Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour(WASHINGTON) -- Members of the coronavirus task force have warned Americans to brace for dark days ahead.After the surgeon general likened the coming weeks to Pearl Harbor and the Sept. 11 terror attacks, and as the nation's top doctors cautioned against even going to grocery store or pharmacy unless absolutely necessary, President Donald Trump on Sunday clung to an optimistic tone, telling Americans there will be "light at the end of the tunnel" and reviving his phrase that "the ...

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Inspector general fired by Trump urges whistleblowers to keep speaking out

Astrid Riecken For The Washington Post via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The intelligence community watchdog ousted by President Donald Trump says that he believes his firing was related, at least in part, to his handling of the Ukraine whistleblower complaint that set in motion the House of Representatives' impeachment inquiry."While I understand that the President can remove Inspectors General for cause, I am disappointed and saddened that President Trump has decided to remove me as the Inspector General of the Intelligence Community because I did not ...

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YTMT Logo What’s the mortality rate of economic collapse?

Having imagined the mortality attendant to a runaway coronavirus pandemic, have our policy leaders taken the time to also imagine the mortality attendant to a shutdown of the American economy?

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