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What Do Coronavirus Racial Disparities Look Like State By State?

With race and ethnicity known for nearly half of cases and 90% of deaths, there’s no ignoring the fact that the disease hits some groups…

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Moscow Doubles Last Month’s Coronavirus Death Toll Amid Suspicions Of Undercounting

Media reports and analysts have questioned the accuracy of Russia’s mortality figures for the virus. The city’s health department now says 1,561 people died in…

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McConnell Says Next Coronavirus Aid Bill Will Be The Last

The next round of coronavirus aid will be narrowly focused and will not extend federal unemployment assistance, the Senate majority leader says. (Image credit: Patrick…

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Colleges Face Student Lawsuits Seeking Refunds After Coronavirus Closures

The legal cases argue that online classes don’t have the same value as on-campus ones. (Image credit: Cristina Spano for NPR) Source

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Illinois Is Reopening But Chicago Isn’t Because Of Coronavirus Cases

Illinois is joining many other Midwest states in reopening some retail shops, restaurants, salons and other businesses Friday. The mayor is delaying until the middle…

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Boston Marathon Canceled, Will Be A Virtual Event Because Of Coronavirus

All participants who were set to run in the event initially slated for April 20 and later pushed back to September 14 will have the…

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Trump Officials Defend Their Handling Of Worker Safety During Coronavirus

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Antibody Tests Point To Lower Death Rate For The Coronavirus Than First Thought

Tests for the immune response to the coronavirus are revealing thousands of people who were infected but never got severely ill. The findings suggest the…

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Basketball Hall Of Fame Pushes Enshrinement To 2021 Due To Coronavirus

The Basketball Hall of Fame’s Class of 2020, which includes the late Kobe Bryant, is now slated to be honored next spring, the Hall of…

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Basketball Hall Of Fame Postpones Enshrinement Because Of Coronavirus

The ceremony for the Class of 2020, which includes the late Kobe Bryant, could now be pushed to as late as next spring. (Image credit:…

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