Coronavirus Update: CDC Says Guidance About Coronavirus Airborne Transmission Was Posted in Error

Over the weekend, the Centers for Disease Control announced that droplets or small particles linked to coronavirus that occur when breathing, coughing or sneezing, can spread through the air. On Monday, the CDC abruptly removed the information on airborne transmission, … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Black, Hispanic and Native Americans Represent Majority of Covid-19 Deaths in Children

A new report by the CDC shows most children dying from coronavirus are Black, Hispanic or Native American.  Researchers found that between February 12 and July 31, 2020, children under the age of 21 accounted for 390,000 cases and 121 … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Democrats Launch Investigation into Alleged Altered Coronavirus Reports by Trump Administration

Democratic lawmakers are launching an investigation into allegations that political appointees at the Department of Health and Human Services are attempting to alter weekly coronavirus pandemic scientific reports issued by the CDC. The CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports (MMWRs) … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Lawmakers Fail to Pass New Stimulus Bill Before the Election

With less than eight weeks to go before Election Day, Republicans and Democrats remain deadlocked in negotiating a new stimulus relief package. Senate Republicans, led by majority leader Mitch McConnell, put their roughly $ 500 billion bill up for a … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — September 9, 2020: DeJoy Under The Microscope — Breonna Taylor Update — Free Hotspots to Students

1. Postmaster Campaign Donations Conduct Under Congressional Microscope What You Need To Know: Embattled Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, he, of the recent alleged mail-in ballot slow down controversy, is embroiled in yet another high profile inquest regarding possible malfeasance. 2. … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — September 4, 2020: Voter Suppression Attempt? — Coronavirus Update — March Murder of a Black Man

1. Another Attempt At Voter Suppression?   What You Need To Know: Trump administration officials are trying to make sense of, or rationalize, his latest off the cuff suggestion about trying to vote twice to make sure one’s vote is … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Engineers Find Pneumonia-Related Bacteria in Schools Shut Down During the Pandemic

Health officials are warning parents and students returning to in-person instruction that traces of Legionella, the bacteria responsible for Legionnaires disease, have been found at several schools in Ohio and Pennsylvania. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Amid Public Distrust, Doctors Call for Independent Review of New Vaccine

As vaccine manufacturers prepare to put a cure for Covid-19 on the market, several physicians and health experts nationwide are attempting to create an independent commission to review data from coronavirus vaccine trials before a vaccine is released on the … Read more…

Los Angeles Coronavirus Update: L.A. Public Health Confirms 27 New Deaths And Over 1,300 Additional Cases

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed Saturday 27 new deaths and 1,339 new positive cases of COVID-19. The daily numbers have dropped slightly from Friday, when Public Health confirmed 38 new deaths and over 1,630 new positive … Read more…

Face coverings may be introduced in high schools in Scotland… but not England – UK COVID-19 update

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Coronavirus Update: Parents May Qualify for Unemployment or Paid Leave If Schools Close This Fall

As schools nationwide open for fall instruction amid the pandemic, parents are faced with having to work while facing the possibility of school or childcare closures. According to a Care.com survey of 1,000 parents with school age children under the … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Struggling Small Businesses Fall Victim to Predatory Lenders During Pandemic

Federal and state regulators are aggressively pursuing predatory lenders who target cash-strapped small businesses with high-cost loans and abusive collection tactics. More than a dozen small business owners in six states report that even after their revenues vanished due to … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — August 6, 2020: Voting Rights Act — Census Deadline Change, Again — Coronavirus Update

1. 55th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act What You Need To Know: Fifty-five years ago today, President Lyndon Johnson signed into law the Voting Rights Act of 1965. 2. 2020 Census Deadline Changed, Again What You Need To Know: … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Number of Confirmed Covid-19 Cases in 12 States Hit Milestone

Twelve U.S. states are now reporting at least 100,000 confirmed coronavirus cases as leaders and health officials nationwide struggle to contain the spread of the virus. Child hospitalizations are up 23% in Florida and California now leads the country with … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: 9-Year Old Florida Girl Becomes Youngest Coronavirus Victim

Kimora “Kimmie” Lynum, a nine-year-old African American girl, died on July 18 in Putnam County, Florida. Kimora is now the state’s youngest coronavirus fatality. After acquiring a high fever, Kimora’s mother took her to the hospital. Doctors sent her home … Read more…

News24.com | Cricket SA provides update on Moroe suspension: Announcement will come at ‘appropriate time’

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Coronavirus Update: Another Round of Stimulus Checks to Americans May Be on the Way

On Tuesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell revealed that Senate Republicans plan to support the direct payments in their next coronavirus relief proposal. House Democrats also met with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to push for more extra unemployment benefits due … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Black Mistrust of Medical Institutions Run Deep, Causing Concern Among Covid-19 Researchers

African Americans have been disproportionately impacted by the pandemic, but they are underrepresented in studies that would treat the disease, where Blacks account for almost a quarter of the 116,000 lives lost in the U.S. This problem concerns researchers and … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Millions of Low-Income Americans May Miss Out on Stimulus Payments

For several months, Americans have struggled financially after suddenly losing their incomes. While millions of stimulus checks have been received to help pay for food and housing, about 12 million low-income citizens, who earn less than $ 12,200 a year, … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: While Supporting Worldwide Protests, WHO Leaders Offer Ways To Stay Safe

During a media briefing in Geneva on Monday, the Director-General of the World Health Organization encouraged all protesters to protect themselves and others as they rally against racial injustice. “WHO fully supports equality and the global movement against racism. We … Read more…

John Oliver on Defunding the Police, ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Update & More Entertainment News | THR News

John Oliver talks police reform on ‘Last Week Tonight,’ ‘The Mandalorian’ is still set to debut on Disney+ in October and Donald Trump is not budging on his stance when it comes to kneeling during the … news entertainment – … Read more…

John Oliver on Defunding the Police, ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Update & More Entertainment News | THR News

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John Oliver on Defunding the Police, ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Update & More Entertainment News | THR News

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John Oliver on Defunding the Police, ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Update & More Entertainment News | THR News

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Drew Brees Kicks Back Hard At Donald Trump; NFL QB Says “We Are At A Critical Juncture In Our Nation’s History” After George Floyd Death & Protests – Update

UPDATE, 8:10 PM: Having had a rude awakening himself on his own short sighted point of view, Drew Brees just effectively sacked Donald Trump tonight on the field of public debate over the ongoing George Floyd death protests and NFL … Read more…

Blackout Tuesday: Entertainment Companies Take Time To Reflect, Explore Ways To Provoke Change In Response To George Floyd Death – Update

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Blackout Tuesday: Entertainment Companies Take Time To Reflect, Explore Ways To Provoke Change In Response To George Floyd Death – Update

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‘9-1-1’ Co-Star Ryan Guzman Apologizes After Castmates Blast His Defense Of Using N-Word – Update

UPDATED: Actor Ryan Guzman on Monday apologized after 9-1-1 castmates Aisha Hinds and Oliver Stark — along with a-number of fans — took to Twitter Monday to denounce his defense of his and his fiancée’s use of racial slurs including the … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: How Will Education Look Post-Pandemic? School Districts Race To Create A New, Safe Normal

A lack of guidance from federal and state officials in deciding when and how to reopen schools has administrators, teachers and parents across the country scrambling to come up with a plan to resume educating students. Ideas considered for reopening … Read more…

More Entertainment Companies Join “Blackout Tuesday” Initiative In Response To George Floyd Death – Update

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More Entertainment Companies Join “Blackout Tuesday” Initiative In Response To George Floyd Death – Update

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UPDATE 7-Protests over death of George Floyd turn violent again despite curfews, National Guard

Looting broke out on Sunday in Southern California, a tanker truck drove into marchers in Minneapolis and demonstrators clashed with police in Boston and Washington, D.C. as the United States struggled to contain chaotic protests over race and policing. Reuters: … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Low-Income and Special Needs Children Face Challenges With Remote Learning During Pandemic

As the coronavirus crisis hit the U.S. and shuts down schools for the academic year, students, parents and teachers have had to adjust to a new way of learning. Research shows that low-income ($ 25,000 a year or less) and … Read more…

Broadway Actor Nick Cordero “Doing Slightly Better” But “Still Very Sick,” His Wife Amanda Kloots Says – Update

UPDATE May 25: Nick Cordero’s wife Amanda Kloots on Monday provided a new update on the Broadway actor’s condition as he continues to battle the fallout from COVID-19. “Nick is doing slightly better than yesterday. He is still very sick … Read more…

UPDATE 5-Iranian fuel starts arriving in Venezuelan waters despite U.S. warning

The first of five Iranian tankers carrying fuel for gasoline-starved Venezuela entered the South American country’s exclusive economic zone on Saturday, despite a U.S. official’s warning that Washington was considering a response to the shipment. Reuters: Company News SPECIAL DISCOUNT … Read more…

President Trump and White House officials give update ahead of Memorial Day weekend | USA TODAY

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Coronavirus Update: Black Churches Nationwide Are Losing Their Leaders to COVID-19

The Black community has suffered disproportionately from the pandemic. From the number of deaths to the lack of testing and resources to the closing of businesses from lack of assistance from the Payroll Protection Program, African-Americans are paying a heavy … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Attendees At Florida Block Party Claim Racial Bias And Over-Policing

Attendees of a massive block party in Deland, Florida are claiming racial bias and disproportionate policing of their community by law enforcement officials. Volusia County officials have denied accusations of racism after several people were arrested and say some police … Read more…

UPDATE 3-Japan exports fall most since 2009 as pandemic wipes out global demand

Japan’s exports fell the most since the 2009 global financial crisis in April as the coronavirus pandemic slammed world demand for cars, industrial materials and other goods, likely pushing the world’s third-largest economy deeper into recession. The ugly Reuters: Company … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Diabetics Are More Likely To Develop Severe Complications from COVID-19

A familiar narrative continues as data from states on the coronavirus continues to pour in. As a whole, African Americans are infected with the virus and die from it at disproportionately higher rates than any other group in the U.S. … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Trump Says He’s Taking Hydroxychloroquine Despite Claiming He’s Negative For COVID-19

During a roundtable event with leaders of the restaurant industry on Monday, Donald Trump said that he has been taking anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine for about two weeks to prevent coronavirus infection. Hydroxycholorquine, frequently used by doctors to treat rheumatoid arthritis … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Economy or Public Health? Reopening States During the Pandemic Has Polarized Us

As the U.S. experiences increases in the numbers of coronavirus cases and deaths, leaders remain divided on how to define and implement the way business and life should be conducted going forward. Those who oppose the lockdown want an immediate … Read more…

UPDATE 1-Amazon says ‘appropriate’ executive to be available, as US panel calls on Bezos to testify

Amazon.com Inc said on Friday it would make an “appropriate” executive available to the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee to testify about allegations related to how the company uses third-party sellers’ data. Reuters: Company News SPECIAL DISCOUNT DEAL:

Coronavirus Update: Rural Health Systems Overwhelmed As COVID-19 Cases Rise

A new analysis by the Brookings Institution reports that new coronavirus hotspots are surging in rural and non-metropolitan counties across the country, as the federal government pushes states to reopen their economies after weeks of stay-at-home orders. The analysis illustrates … Read more…

UPDATE 3-Tencent Music misses quarterly revenue estimates, signals better Q2

China’s Tencent Music Entertainment narrowly missed market estimates for quarterly revenue on Monday as the COVID-19 crisis hurt the company’s social entertainment services business, sending its shares down 4.5% in extended trade overnight. Reuters: Company News SPECIAL DISCOUNT DEAL:

Coronavirus Update: Virus Hits the White House, Task Force Members Self-Quarantine

Three members of the White House’s coronavirus task force are self-quarantining after coming into contact with a White House staff member who has tested positive for the coronavirus. Stephen Hahn, commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, and Robert Redfield, … Read more…

Tina Fey Returns To ‘Weekend Update’ As Martin Short, Josh Gad & Danny Trejo Join ‘SNL’ Season Finale

Tina Fey returned to Saturday Night Live to lament the quarantine and dream about Governor Cuomo’s alleged nipple ring. The SNL alum and 30 Rock creator joined Michael Che on her old post on Weekend Update, where she famously appeared … Read more…

UPDATE 5-Tesla sues California county in virus factory closure fight, threatens to leave

Tesla Inc sued local authorities in California on Saturday as the electric carmaker pushed to re-open its factory there and Chief Executive Elon Musk threatened to move Tesla’s headquarters and future programs from the state to Texas or Nevada. Reuters: … Read more…

Kaiser Foundation Health Plan and Hospitals Q1 2020 financial update

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Marc Brown marc.t.brown@kp.org 510-271-6328 Kaiser Permanente’s mission is to provide high-quality, affordable health care services and to improve the health of its members and communities it serves. As a nonprofit health care system, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Data In New Study Highlights The Lack of Data In Black COVID-19 Cases And Deaths

A new study released on Tuesday has found that a disproportionate number of African Americans in counties across the country make up most of the COVID-19 diagnoses and deaths. The study, conducted by epidemiologists and clinician-researchers at four universities and … Read more…

Coronavirus Update: Black Leaders Urge African-Americans to Continue to Stay Home

A group of prominent civil rights and black religious leaders is calling on African American communities nationwide to continue to stay home and defy governors of states who have begun to reopen businesses and public spaces. The group, organized by … Read more…

UPDATE 1-Roche gets U.S. FDA emergency use nod for COVID-19 antibody test

Roche Holding AG received emergency use approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for an antibody test to help determine if people have ever been infected with the coronavirus, the Swiss drugmaker said http://pdf.reuters.com/htmlnews/htmlnews.asp?i=43059c3bf0e37541&u=urn:newsml:reuters.com:20200503:nGNE71pdqt on Sunday. Reuters: Company … Read more…

Broadway Actor Nick Cordero Has Tracheostomy, A Positive Move, His Wife Says – Update

UPDATE: Nick Cordero had a successful tracheostomy that will help him ease away from mechanical ventilation. His wife, Amanda Kloots, updated the actors condition on her Instagram. Cordero has been battling severe health complications related to COVID-19, and almost lost a leg. … Read more…