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Coronavirus live updates: NY death toll has largest single-day jump, Cuomo says

Coronavirus live updates: NY death toll has largest single-day jump, Cuomo says

Samara Heisz/iStock(NEW YORK) -- A global pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed at least 12,021 people in the United States.

The U.S. has more cases than any other country, with over 383,000 people diagnosed with 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.

Worldwide,...

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Prince Harry, Meghan name new nonprofit after their son Archie

Prince Harry, Meghan name new nonprofit after their son Archie

Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, have confirmed the name of their new nonprofit venture, which is tied to their nearly 1-year-old son Archie.

The Sussexes, who have settled in Los Angeles, plan to name their new venture Archewell.

"Before SussexRoyal, came the idea of Arche -- the Greek word meaning source of action," Harr...

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Coronavirus government response updates: Navarro warned White House of virus danger in January

Coronavirus government response updates: Navarro warned White House of virus danger in January

Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian(WASHINGTON) -- One day after President Donald Trumps trade adviser Peter Navarro publicly pushed back against the nations top infectious disease expert on whether to promote use of an unproven drug to treat COVID-19, memoranda that the economist wrote to the White House earlier this year may come back to haunt the administration.

Navarro issued ...

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Stop & Shop offers half-price Uber rides for seniors to go grocery shopping

Stop & Shop offers half-price Uber rides for seniors to go grocery shopping

SDI Productions/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Grocery store chain Stop Shop is teaming up with Uber Technologies to offer seniors half-price rides to store locations during the coronavirus pandemic.

Customers age 60 and over can access the discount by entering the promo code STOPSHOPUBER in their Uber app beginning April 8. Friends, family and neighbors of costumers can also order a ride on behalf of ...

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Ryan Reynolds tweets "weirdly appropriate" scene from 'Free Guy', given COVID news cycle

Ryan Reynolds tweets "weirdly appropriate" scene from 'Free Guy', given COVID news cycle

20th Century Pictures(LOS ANGELES) --Ryan Reynoldscontinues his dominance of feel-good COVID-19-era social media, to give us more to smile about during the lockdown.

This installment comes via what hetweetsis a "weirdly appropriate"clipof his movieFree Guy, the release of which was bumped from July 3 to December 11, because of the pandemic.

The hook of the film is that Reynolds charac...

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Unemployment, isolation: COVID-19's mental health impact

Unemployment, isolation: COVID-19's mental health impact

sestovic/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The death of a loved one. A grave personal illness. Loss of income. These traumatic events rank among the most stressful experiences a person can endure, according to psychiatrists Thomas Holmes and Richard Rahe.

Amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, many American are facing these stressors.

The current pandemic is not just a medical tragedy. Even when the medical thre...

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Mill Fire On Pawtucket-Central Falls Line

A massive fire blazed through a group of mill buildings on the Pawtucket-Central Falls line early Saturday morning. This was at the Conant Thread complex. Fire officials say over two-hundred residents...

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