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March 23, 2020 - 8:02 am
(NEW YORK) -- The first of two storms has moved through the Rockies and the Heartland bringing up to 5 inches of snow for Chicago’s southern suburbs and 1 to 3 inches at Chicago’s airports. This storm also brought large hail and strong thunderstorms overnight to the Plains and to the South Monday...
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March 23, 2020 - 5:57 am
(NEW YORK) -- A growing pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected hundreds of thousands of people around the world, spreading to every continent except Antartica since emerging in China back in December. Data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins...
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March 23, 2020 - 5:25 am
(NEW YORK) -- At the end of an hour-long phone call with White House and Homeland Security officials, a police chief from outside San Francisco made a stark plea: “Stop testing NBA players, and start testing our first responders.” The appeal came during a call on Friday organized by the...
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March 22, 2020 - 1:21 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Racist extremist groups, including neo-Nazis and other white supremacists, are encouraging members who contract novel coronavirus disease to spread the contagion to cops and Jews, according to intelligence gathered by the FBI. In an alert obtained by ABC News, the FBI’s New York...
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March 22, 2020 - 11:17 am
(LOS ANGELES) -- Service industry workers have been economically devastated as bars and restaurant close, and people practice social distancing during the coronavirus outbreak. In response, some have gotten creative in providing continued sources of income for service workers, including the use of...
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March 22, 2020 - 11:02 am
(NEW YORK) -- A new storm is developing this morning in the Southern U.S. while rain is moving across parts of the Texas-Louisiana Gulf Coast stretching northward to Missouri. There are a couple of stronger thunderstorms in the rain which could also lead to some gusty winds. This storm will quickly...
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March 22, 2020 - 8:38 am
(NEW YORK) -- The United States now has 26,747 diagnosed cases of the novel coronavirus, the third highest total globally, while the number of deaths around the world has now surpassed 13,000. As the number of confirmed cases increases, some states are acting quickly by ordering variations of stay-...
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March 21, 2020 - 12:44 pm
(BOWIE, Md.) -- A priest in Maryland is offering drive-thru confessions during the novel coronavirus pandemic. Father Scott Holmer administers the confession every day in the parking lot of St. Edward Church in Bowie, according to the church's schedule. He sits on a chair while cars pull up to him...
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March 21, 2020 - 11:38 am
(NEW YORK) -- The rush to find a treatment for the novel coronavirus continues to intensify as the number of diagnosed cases around the world grows significantly. Globally, there are at least 278,000 diagnosed cases with more than 11,000 virus-related deaths, according to Johns Hopkins University...
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March 21, 2020 - 11:22 am
(NEW YORK) -- Marilyn Mosby is part of the 1% -- an elite group of 45 women of color among the nearly 2,400 elected prosecutors in the United States. Usually being a part of an exclusive club is loaded with perks and in some cases inspires envy from those who yearn to join the ranks. But for many...
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