Paul Blest

Coronavirus

28 Spring Breakers Flew to Cabo in a Coronavirus Pandemic. You’ll Never Guess What Wildly Infectious Disease They Came Back With.

The company that reportedly organized the trip told students that Mexico had very few cases.
Paul Blest
a day ago
Coronavirus

Golf, Guns, and Gardening Supplies: Here Are Some of the ‘Essential’ Businesses States Are Allowing to Stay Open

Arizona's not letting coronavirus get in the way of a round of golf.
Paul Blest
2 days ago
Coronavirus

Amazon Fired the Warehouse Worker Who Organized a Walkout Over Coronavirus

“It’s not gonna stop me,” Chris Smalls said. “I’m gonna continue to fight.”
Paul Blest
2 days ago
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Amazon Workers in New York Have Started Walking Off the Job: 'This Is a Cry for Help'

An organizer said he expects Gov. Cuomo to take notice. "The government needs to take a serious look at Amazon.”
Paul Blest
3 days ago
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Here's Where You Could Be Arrested or Fined for Violating Coronavirus Lockdowns

One governor is now threatening fines and arrests for New Yorkers who flee to her state and refuse to self-quarantine.
Paul Blest
3 days ago
Coronavirus

'Mississippi’s Never Going to Be China': These Southern Governors Are in No Rush to Close Their States Over Coronavirus

So far, 23 states have issued shelter-in-place orders in lieu of a federal order to stay at home.
Paul Blest
3.27.20
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New Orleans Is Turning a Convention Center Into a Huge Field Hospital as Coronavirus Cases Spike

Louisiana is getting hammered by coronavirus, with more than 500 new cases and 18 deaths reported on Thursday.
Paul Blest
3.27.20
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Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro Now Has a $15 Million Bounty on His Head for Drug Trafficking Charges

The U.S. indicted Maduro, several other members of the Venezuelan government, and the two members of the Colombian rebel group FARC on drugs and weapons charges.
Paul Blest
3.26.20
Coronavirus

Nearly 3.3 Million People Lost Their Jobs In Just One Week Because of Coronavirus

The catastrophic new jobless numbers obliterated previous records.
Paul Blest
3.26.20
Coronavirus

Coronavirus Has Now Killed Over 1,000 People in the U.S.

Wednesday was the deadliest day so far, with 200 deaths.
Paul Blest
3.26.20
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Coughing On Someone Could Now Be Considered Terrorism If You Have Coronavirus

A Department of Justice memo reportedly calls coronavirus a "biological agent" and says deliberately transmitting it could be an act of terrorism.
Paul Blest
3.25.20
Coronavirus

Prince Charles Has Coronavirus

The 71-year-old heir to the British throne says he has mild symptoms.
Paul Blest
3.25.20
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