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NYPD, LAPD Send Cops to Harass Hasidic Jews and Baseball Players for Social Distancing Violations

Has the NYPD threatened to arrest any of the peaceful protestors for social distancing violations?

Science & Technology | Tech

Coronavirus contact tracing apps face consistency challenges | VentureBeat

Contact-tracing apps across the U.S. and internationally won't be following the same standards, creating a substantial roadblock to their effectiveness.

News | News

Leaked documents reveal China withheld crucial information about the coronavirus at the start of the outbreak

China didn't publish the coronavirus genome until over a week after its scientists decoded it, according to a new investigation.

Science & Technology | Technology

Download video chat backgrounds from your favorite MeTV shows

Use these classic television sets to jazz up your calls in Zoom, Microsoft Teams and more!

News | News

What Israel can teach the world about beating a pandemic

Instead of falling victim to the Covid-19 crisis, Israel faced it head on. Now as corona wanes in Israel, we look back on how it achieved victory over this first outbreak with relatively few deaths.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Big-city Dems who had imposed strict coronavirus lockdowns now let George Floyd rioters flout rules | Fox News

The coronavirus lockdown is seemingly down and out, as many Democrats in charge of big cities -- including several who once insisted on strict quarantine measures -- line up to champion the nationwide mass demonstrations over the in-custody death of Ge

Business & Finance | Careers & The Workplace

8 ways to bring your employees back to work

Guidelines to keep your company healthy and strong while transitioning back to the office and navigating the inevitable changes in your team culture.

Miscellaneous | Opinion

We Are in the Middle of an Unprecedented Climate Experiment

The pandemic has shut down the most polluting industries around the world and turned us all into more adaptable consumers. That still isn't enough.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli Lab: Antiviral Drugs For Genetic Disease May Work Against Coronavirus

Researchers at the Israel Institute for Biological Research (IIBR) say that a combination of two existing antiviral drugs for Gaucher disease appear to inhibit the growth of SARS CoV-2.

News | News

Did Japan Just Beat the Virus Without Lockdowns Or Mass Testing? - Bloomberg

Japan’s state of emergency is set to end with new cases of the coronavirus dwindling to mere dozens. It got there despite largely ignoring the default playbook.

Politics | Pandemics

New York Health Department website deletes order stating nursing homes shouldn't deny admissions | Daily Mail Online

Governor Cuomo has been heavily criticized for the rate of nursing home deaths in the state - 5,300 of 26,000 across the US.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

High Doses Of Vitamin D Cannot Prevent Nor Treat COVID-19, Study Warns

Reports are claiming that lots of vitamin D (higher than 4000IU/d) can help fight off COVID-19 and stop the virus from manifesting severe symptoms.

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Shavuot in the Age of Corona

On Shavuot morning, 3,332 years ago, Heaven kissed Earth, and G‑d communicated the 10 Commandments upon Mount Sinai. Every year we relive that experience when we stay up all night and then read of this event from the Torah during Shavuot morning services.

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They Survived the Worst Battles of World War II. And Died of the Virus.

Inside the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home was a man who had served as a jailer to Hitler’s top aide. A man who had rescued Japanese kamikaze pilots from the sea. A man who carried memories of a concentration camp.

Health & Fitness | Coronavirus Resources

Promising coronavirus vaccine might be delayed because not enough people are getting sick

One of the coronavirus vaccine candidates that has shown encouraging results is the one being developed at Oxford, which could be ready for emergency use this September.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

The Functional Medicine Approach to COVID-19: Virus-Specific Nutraceutical and Botanical Agents | The Institute for Func

Assesses the scientific plausibility of promising prevention approaches and therapeutic interventions and offers clinical recommendations.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Censoring Evidence on Vitamin C

High doses vitamin C isn't something many doctors are comfortable trying, but this relatively low-risk treatment may have potential—despite the censorship.

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White House Expresses Concern Over Continued Growth Of Coronavirus Cases In LA – CBS Los Angeles

Dr. Deborah Birx, a key member of the White House's Coronavirus Task Force, said she has asked the CDC to investigate the L.A. area to determine why cases are still on the rise even though it has been shut down for two months.

Health & Fitness | Health

Did Japan Just Beat the Virus Without Lockdowns Or Mass Testing?

Japan’s state of emergency is nearing its end with new cases of the coronavirus dwindling to mere dozens. It got there despite largely ignoring the default playbook.

Sports | Sports

Basketball legend Patrick Ewing hospitalized after testing positive for coronavirus

Basketball legend Patrick Ewing, 57, has been hospitalized after testing positive for coronavirus, he said Friday.

News | News

Trouble for Gavin Newsom’s $1 billion mask deal: Feds reject safety certification - SFChronicle.com

Gov. Gavin Newsom’s assertion that shipments of medical masks the state bought from a Chinese manufacturer had simply been delayed because of federal safety certification issues was thrown into doubt Wednesday when regulators said they had actually rejec

Music | Vinyl Records!

How the Coronavirus Is Affecting America’s Vinyl Record Industry | Pitchfork

Pressing plant shutdowns and a drop in demand are putting the format’s long-running comeback in jeopardy.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Coronavirus 'does not spread easily' on surfaces or objects, CDC says

The CDC says COVID-19 "does not spread easily" on contaminated surfaces or objects, nor by animal-to-human contact, or vice versa.

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I was right, says prof who predicted pandemic would play itself out in 70 days

Isaac Ben-Israel says virus disappears everywhere at same speed, rendering interventions irrelevant. Public health expert: He 'has no clue about epidemiology and public health'

News | current events

CDC: Coronavirus ‘does not spread easily’ from contaminated surfaces

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) tweaked its COVID-19 transmission information webpage to make it clear that the primary way the coronavirus spreads is from person-to-person. The CDC says the virus does not spread easily from touching

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Going To The Movies In A Pandemic: Has Sweden Got It Right?

Sweden is more talked about than ever as many countries emerge from lockdown and look to its example. On a recent day out doing things that most people haven't done in a long time like getting haircuts and seeing movies, Stockholm seemed relaxed. Have the

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Smoking increases SARS-CoV-2 receptors in the lungs, researchers find | Fox News

Cigarette smoke spurs the lungs to produce more of the protein that the coronavirus harnesses to enter human cells, according to new research.

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Valley retail worker creates Facebook support group for workers attacked during pandemic

Retail rage. It's happening all over the country. A woman attacked a Walmart cashier with Lysol disinfectant spray to the face in Massachusetts. A 7-eleven clerk in Indiana gets coffee in the face and kicked and punched. And two men refusing to wear a mas

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Coronavirus in Canada: 81 percent of deaths in nursing homes, report says | Fox News

Deaths in nursing homes are accounting for a whopping 81 percent of Canada’s coronavirus fatalities, a report says.  

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

More Vitamin D, Lower Risk of Severe COVID-19?

Countries with higher death rates had larger numbers of people with vitamin D deficiency than countries with lower death rates.

News | News

‘Don’t Come’: Hawaii Enforces Strict Lockdown Measures

Venturing out of a hotel room in Hawaii right now might land you in handcuffs.

News | In The News

Coronvirus Impact: Pier 1 Imports to close all stores, cease retail operations - ABC7 Los Angeles

Pier 1 Imports wants to close all its stores for good as it struggles financially during the pandemic.

News | NEWS

Moderna's Israeli top medical officer: We've shown today that our vaccine works

US biotech firm's shares soar as it claims tests of first volunteers show its vaccine candidate produces immune response, 'has potential to prevent COVID-19'; Phase 3 tests in July

Politics | Politics

China Reportedly Institutes Mass Lockdowns Of More Than 100 Million After Failing To Stop Outbreak

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has reportedly ordered more than a hundred million people to go into lockdown after the government failed to stop the coronavirus outbreak originating in their country which has devastated the global economy. “Some

News | News

Newlywed quarantine breakers sent packing

A California couple allegedly scoffed at Hawai‘i’s mandatory traveler self-quarantine mandate and were arrested yesterday by special agents from the Dept. of the Attorney General.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

COVID-19: 6 Essentials for an Effective Face Mask

A cloth face mask is not foolproof protection from COVID-19, but here is what we know about what makes a good cloth face mask.

Politics | Politics

Pompeo Proven Right: China Admits That It Intentionally Destroyed Coronavirus Lab Samples

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) admitted late last week that it destroyed coronavirus lab samples during the initial months of the outbreak, which originated in Wuhan, China. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has repeatedly said that China refused to give

Politics | Politics

What I learned about us from Coronavirus

Before COVID-19, just like everyone else, I had a daily routine. On my drive home I spent the time, which is considerable given LA traffic…

News | News

Rick Bright, the Coronavirus, and the Pandemic Path Not Taken | The New Yorker

The course of the pandemic in this country could have been different; the United States failed, and it didn’t have to.

Entertainment | Humor

Bible Scholars Confirm 'Do Not Be Anxious' Does Not Apply In A Global Pandemic

U.S.—Scholars across the nation have come to an agreement that the biblical commands not to be anxious do not apply in a global pandemic.From Jesus's command not to be anxious in Matthew 6 to Paul's similar exhortation in Philippians 4, none

Miscellaneous | Interesting Stuff

Twitter is sharing photos from before coronavirus lockdowns and they feel impossible

Twitter users have been inspired by a BBC article to share their last "normal" photo from before coronavirus changed the face of daily life.

News | News

Hundreds of planes are parked in giant 'boneyard' in the Arizona desert after coronavirus pandemic sees travel plummet by 95% - with some aircraft unlikely to ever take to the skies again

Delta Air Lines, among others, are turning to Pinal Airpark some 90 miles south of Phoenix, to keep planes in good condition while they are not in use during the global health crisis.

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Michigan man charged with terrorism in death threats to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Attorney General Dana Nessel

A man accused of making credible death threats against Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Attorney General Dana Nessel has been charged on a terrorism count, the Wayne County prosecutor's office said Friday.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Vitamin D & COVID-19 - Be part of the knowledge - ReachMD

Photo: Getty Images  News.Northwestern.edu After studying global data from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, researchers have discovered a strong correlation between severe vitamin D deficiency and mortality rates. Led by Northwestern University

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US Air Force Thunderbirds: Fighter jets fly over LA, Orange County in Southern California saluting front line workers -

The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds conducted flyovers in Los Angeles, Orange County and other areas of Southern California today to honor local front line workers battling the COVID-19 pandemic. Get all the details on the flight path and schedule below.

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A Taco Shop Gave Away 800 Tacos to Feed Homeless in Skid Row ~ L.A. TACO

Not even a pandemic can stop Revolutionario Tacos and other volunteers like Melissa Acedera from answering their passion for helping others in Skid Row.

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

L.A.’s First Legal Liquor Store on Wheels Will Be Selling Booze on the Streets Starting Next Week ~ L.A. TACO

Sara's Market, City Terrace's famous Craft-meets-Paisa tiendita will hit the streets starting Monday selling rare IPAs, organic tortillas, and natural wine.

Politics | The China Threat

Here's How Badly China Faked Their COVID-19 Numbers

China says it has 83,000 coronavirus infections. But leaked Chinese data shows the number to be over 640,000.

Music | Music

You Can Stream Prince and the Revolution’s ‘Live 1985’ Concert to Support Coronavirus Relief Efforts

Prince’s legendary concert will be available to watch through Sunday, May 17, and Google is matching all donations.

Politics | Politics

San Diego Supervisor Says Only 6 Of 194 Coronavirus-Recorded Deaths ‘Pure’ Coronavirus Deaths

On Tuesday, San Diego county Supervisor Jim Desmond said after digging into the data that he believes only six of the county’s 194 coronavirus-identified deaths are “pure” coronavirus deaths, meaning they died from the virus, not merely

News | News

Coronavirus could shut 70,000 Israeli businesses this year, report warns

Since start of pandemic, there has been a 70% drop in number of new businesses, mainly due to economic uncertainty, Dun & Bradstreet says

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli scientists think they know why virus is severe for some, mild for others

Hoping to point way to drug therapy, Weizmann team says it found cells called in to fight coronavirus in lungs may actually worsen disease, sparking 'storm' that can lead to death

Science & Technology | Science

T cells found in COVID-19 patients ‘bode well’ for long-term immunity | Science

New findings suggest past infections may offer some protection against the novel coronavirus

News | News

Hundreds of homeless people tested for COVID-19 in Jacksonville, all are negative

A homeless organization tested nearly 700 homeless people in Jacksonville and all results came back negative, according to Quest Diagnostics.

News | JEWISH COMMUNITY

Orthodox Jews Are Half of Covid-19 Plasma Donors, Doctor Tells New York Times

Menashe Sadik, of Baltimore, Md., reads scripture while donating blood at the Blood Bank of Delmarva. Photo: Damian Giletto / …

Miscellaneous | Israeli Culture

Israelis Adjust To New Normal With Creativity, Digitization, And Cautious Optimism

In Israel, one of the first countries to lock down and then reopen, there is a common desire for a familiar routine.

News | News

Target security guard breaks arm during fight with men who allegedly refused to wear face masks - CBS News

As the men were being escorted out, one of the suspects is seen on video punching the employee "without provocation," police said.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli Researchers Develop Tech That Turns Tap Water Into A Strong Disinfectant

Researchers at Bar Ilan University say their method produces water-based, environmentally safe disinfectants that can kill bacteria and viruses, including coronaviruses.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

The Coronavirus Pandemic: Living With Consistent Low-Grade Anxiety

Seven weeks into the coronavirus pandemic, one working dad reflects on the challenge of excess stress and the loss of cherished rituals.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

Gov. Newsom releases guidelines to reopen dine-in restaurants, malls, offices and more in California

Governor Gavin Newsom released guidelines that dine-in restaurants, office buildings, shopping malls and other businesses across California will be required to follow in order to reopen.

News | News

Jewish Americans Say They Are Scapegoated For The Coronavirus Spread

Violations of health regulations by Orthodox Jews have been documented by public officials and media at a level of scrutiny that Jews say others don't face.

Science & Technology | Technology

How to Set Up Face ID to Work With a Face Mask

In the course of a few months, most of us have become used to wearing a mask when outside our home or business. Here's how to get Face ID to work with it on!

Health & Fitness | HEALTH

Global survey shows link between COVID-19 patients and taste, smell loss

Findings could help distinguish coronavirus patients from those with colds or flu, researchers say

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Covid-19 isn't just a respiratory disease. It hits the whole body

Covid-19 symptoms go beyond pneumonia to include blood clots, inflammation and even swollen toes.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

Study: Patients Low In Vitamin D Twice As Likely To Develop Severe COVID-19 Symptoms - Study Finds

A new study conducted at Northwestern University has concluded that vitamin D may be an essential ingredient to protecting oneself from the coronavirus.

News | Jewish Community

As Officials Ease Coronavirus Restrictions, Synagogues Show Caution - Going beyond the letter of the law to protect life

A sign attached to the padlocked door of the Shas Chevra Lubavitch synagogue in Budapest, Hungary, reads: “To fulfill the mitzvah of ‘you shall guard your lives very well,’ the synagogue is closed. Everyone is requested to pray individually at home.” (Photo: Alef/Vamos)

News | News

Anti-lockdown protesters seen carrying weapons inside North Carolina sandwich shop

The demonstration took place during the first full day of a phased-in reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic.

History | History

Woodstock Occurred in the Middle of a Pandemic – AIER

The contrast between 1968 and 2020 couldn’t be more striking. They were smart. We are idiots. Or at least our governments are.

News | The News

From trails to businesses, here’s a list of what can reopen under L.A. County’s 5-stage plan | KTLA

Despite being home to just a quarter of the state’s population, Los Angeles County as of Sunday has reported about 50% of known COVID-19 cases in California. So as the state begins the next phase of its four-stage reopening plan, the county is also follow

News | News

Michael Shine - We live in interesting times – don't we?

Michael Shine – We live in interesting times – don’t we? Still more questions than answers! We all have opinions, sometimes based on fact and sometimes not, which everybody is entitled to have, but which ones should we trust? Now that restrictio

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FDA Approves First COVID-19 Antigen Test for Emergency Use

the food and drug administration has issued an emergency use authorization for an antigen test for COVID-19

Miscellaneous | Opinion

Seen 'Plandemic'? We Take A Close Look At The Viral Conspiracy Video's Claims

The video has been viewed millions of times on YouTube via links that are replaced as quickly as the video-sharing service can remove them for violating its policy against "COVID-19 misinformation."

News | News

Anti-Vaccination Activists Join Stay-At-Home Order Protesters

They see these demonstrations as a way to form political alliances that promote their movement.

News | News

LA Hiking Trails Are Open Again, Don't Mess It Up

They could be shut down if people don't follow safety protocols.

News | News

Coronavirus pandemic may lead to 75,000 "deaths of despair" from suicide, drug and alcohol abuse, study says - CBS News

Job loss, isolation and anxiety could lead to more deaths from suicide and substance abuse over the next 10 years, researchers say.

Health & Fitness | Health News

UV Rays Emitted Inside Trachea Could ‘Eradicate’ Viruses and Bacteria

Sunlight can directly kill troublesome microbes. Now UV light is being used in medical treatments that bring its cleansing to our trachea, where bacteria can grow.

Miscellaneous | Interesting

UV rays emitted inside trachea via new therapeutic could 'eradicate' viruses and bacteria

Sunlight can directly kill troublesome microbes. Now UV light is being used in medical treatments that bring its cleansing to our trachea, where bacteria can grow.

Music | Music

Take A First Look "Taylor Swift City Of Lover" Will Air May 17

Taylor Swift's 2019 Lover Fest tour was canceled last month due to coronavirus pandemic but now Swifties will have a chance to watch the superstar perform in...

Miscellaneous | NEW YORK CITY

Here's How Much New York City Is Skewing America's Coronavirus Numbers

Not only does New York skew the country's numbers - it's the source of the majority of the whole country's coronavirus caseload.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Why Does Belgium Have One of the Highest Death Rates of the CCP Virus

Click Here to Our YouTube Channel for More Videos Belgium, a small country in Western Europe, potentially has the ...

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

California Starts Reopening This Week: 5 Things To Know | Across California, CA Patch

CA Starts Reopening This Week: 5 Things To Know - Across California, CA - After weeks of waiting, some California businesses can reopen Friday. But it's complicated. Here are 5 things to know about the reopening.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

San Francisco Gives Free Drugs and Alcohol to Homeless People Under Quarantine

San Francisco is handing out free drugs and alcohol to homeless people under coronavirus quarantine

News | News

NRA cutting staff and salaries amid coronavirus pandemic

The National Rifle Association has laid off dozens of employees, canceled its national convention and scuttled fundraising, membership and shooting events that normally would be key to rallying...

Style & Fashion | Retro-futuristic

Plastique Fantastique's iSphere mask is informed by 1950s sci-fi comics

Art collective Plastique Fantastique has created an open-source, retro-futuristic face shield shaped like a fish bowl to protect users against coronavirus.

Politics | Politics

Israeli Bio-Defense Lab Says It Found An Antibody That 'Neutralizes' The Coronavirus | Health News

The Israel Institute for Biological Research (IIBR) announced that it completed a 'groundbreaking scientific development' toward a potential COVID-19 treatment.

News | News

UK coronavirus adviser Neil Ferguson resigns after breaking lockdown rules

Key expert in coronavirus response resigns from Sage after admitting ‘error of judgment’

Music | Music

Historic Troubadour nightclub launches GoFundMe page, calls survival 'a big if'

The general manager of the Troubadour, which famously launched Elton John's career, says 'to survive, we're going to need all the help we can get.'

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Israel isolates coronavirus antibody in 'significant breakthrough': minister - Reuters

Israel has isolated a key coronavirus antibody at its main biological research laboratory, the Israeli defence minister said on Monday, calling the step a "significant breakthrough" toward a possible treatment for the COVID-19 pandemic.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Napa gallery opens in spite of county closure order; restaurant follows suit | Business | napavalleyregister.com

A downtown art gallery and a north Napa restaurant opened in violation of the county's shelter-in-home order.

Miscellaneous | Other Stuff

Israel Makes ‘Significant Breakthrough’ In Developing Coronavirus Antidote

Israel’s main biological research lab has reportedly made a “significant breakthrough” in the fight against the coronavirus as it has isolated a key antibody that will go toward potential treatments for the virus. Defense Minister Naftal

Politics | Politics

France Discovers Coronavirus From China Hit Their Country Much Sooner Than Realized

A hospital in France that retested old samples from pneumonia patients found that it got its first confirmed case of the coronavirus, which originated in Wuhan, China, back in late December — nearly a month earlier than previously expected. “Yves Co

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli Initiative Taps Into Global 'Maker Army' For Tech-Driven COVID-19 Solutions

Tikkun Olam Makers (TOM) is leveraging its vast network of tech talent to develop and manufacture affordable products to provide much-relief during the pandemic. | NoCamels

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Who is most at risk of dying from coronavirus?

the elderly and anyone of any age with chronic disease such as heart disease, diabetes, and lung disease are at the highest risk of severe coronavirus illness. we know that anyone having a weak immune

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Technology emerges as coronavirus hero in hospitals | Fox Business

Technology is connecting the world inside and outside hospitals during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Miscellaneous | Opinion

Here's Why Herd Immunity Won't Save Us From The COVID-19 Pandemic

It's hard to predict things in a pandemic. The situation changes so much on a daily basis that everything you thought you knew last week is wrong by the end of the day. Things are changing so fast that even the solid certainties that we thought we we

Politics | Politics

Coronavirus State Restrictions -- Most States Can Safely Relax Some

One of the main questions on the minds of Americans is when government restrictions aimed at controlling the coronavirus epidemic can be safely lifted.

News | News

Hundreds protest in Michigan seeking end to governor's emergency powers

Hundreds of protesters, some armed, gathered at Michigan's state Capitol in Lansing on Thursday objecting to Governor Gretchen Whitmer's request to extend emergency powers to combat COVID-19, an appeal Republican lawmakers ignored.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Is It Time to Launch an Investigation Into the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for Possible ‘Crimes Against Humanity’? —

Occasionally, humanity is confronted with a series of events, oftentimes accompanied with tremendous human suffering, that appear to be so intricately linked and coordinated that…

Politics | Malfeasance

University Of Texas Under Investigation For Working With Wuhan Laboratory

The Department of Education is probing the University of Texas System’s dealings with an infectious diseases laboratory in Wuhan, China. The Wuhan lab is a suspected source of the coronavirus that has infected millions of people and killed hundreds of tho

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

Now Anyone in L.A. Can Get a COVID-19 Test, Even Without Symptoms

Los Angeles becomes the first major U.S. city to allow anyone to get a free COVID-19 test, even if they don't have symptoms.

Health & Fitness | Health & Wellness

Do face masks really reduce coronavirus spread? Experts have mixed answers.

The bulk of evidence suggests that face masks might help contain coronavirus, but only a little.

Science & Technology | Science & Space

South Korea says recovered coronavirus patients who tested positive again did not relapse: Tests picked up 'dead virus fragments'

The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was worried the virus was reactivating after people recovered, but scientists dismissed the fear.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Could You Be an Asymptomatic COVID-19 Carrier? Here's What You Need to Know


Blood tests that check for exposure to the coronavirus are starting to come online, and preliminary findings suggest that many people have been infected without knowing it.

Entertainment | Humor

Jimmy Kimmel’s Quarantine Monologue – Trump Encourages Stay at Home Protests

In tonight’s #JimmyKimmelLiveFromHisHouse monologue, Jimmy talks about the celebration of 4/20, one of his favorite parts from the One World: Together at Hom...

News | News

Did you already have coronavirus in January or February?

With the recent news that two Californians died of COVID-19 in February, three weeks earlier than the United States' first known death from the disease, it has become clear that the coronavirus was spreading in the United States long before it was detecte

News | News

For first time, Israelis recovered from coronavirus outnumber those still sick

Over half of the 15,782 people diagnosed with COVID-19 have regained their health; death toll climbs to 212, including Bnei Brak rabbi; condition of girl, 11, improves

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israel: Touch free access for games and elevators in a post-Covid world

Israeli startup Sonarax is ready for a touchless new world with its ready-to-install ultrasonic data-transmission technology.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Use Cloth Face Coverings to Help Slow Spread | CDC

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a virus (more specifically, a coronavirus) identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Officials Push Masks For COVID Despite Mixed Data

The CDC says face coverings aren’t a substitute for social distancing. When in public, people should still stay at least 6 feet apart to prevent the spread of the virus.

Psychology | Psychology

The pandemic is messing with our concept of time

If it feels like your brain is turning into mush, you're not alone. Experts say it all has to do with how the pandemic is affecting our cognitive health -- meaning, our ability to clearly think, learn and remember.

News | News

Coronavirus Has Now Killed More Americans Than Vietnam War

The number of lives taken by COVID-19 in the U.S. has reached a grim milestone: More people have died of the disease than the 58,220 Americans who perished in the Vietnam War.

News | News

Fiamma Nirenstein - How the Coronavirus Pandemic Has Sparked Anti-Semitic Conspiracy Theories

Fiamma Nirenstein – How the Coronavirus Pandemic Has Sparked Anti-Semitic Conspiracy Theories Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs Institute for Contemporary Affairs Founded jointly with the Wechsler Family Foundation The Palestinian Authority has ac

News | The News

NYC Coronavirus ‘Front Line’ Doctor Calls For END To Lockdown

A Bronx doctor who has treated the novel coronavirus for weeks and has even contracted the virus himself called for an end to nationwide lockdown measures in  op-ed published by The New York Post on Monday. Daniel G. Murphy, MD, the chairman of the Depart

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israel At 72: Coronavirus-Fighting Ingenuity Reinforces Israel As The 'Collaboration Nation'

Throughout its 72 years, Israel has proven that necessity is the mother of invention; it was clear that Israeli entrepreneurs would enlist in the battle against COVID-19.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Lockdown only made corona crisis worse, claim experts - ISRAEL21c

Israeli professors’ mathematical model shows quarantine effects more damaging than the disease, which could better be controlled by precautions.

Health & Fitness | Health Tips

Are Muscle Aches and Pains a Coronavirus Symptom? Doctors Explain

Coronavirus can cause muscle pain, and the COVID-19 symptom may be more common than a sore throat, headaches, and chills. Here’s when to see your doctor.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

If You're Ordering Out During the Coronavirus Pandemic, Follow a Doctor's 2 Essential Tips

An expert says grocery delivery and takeout should be safe during the coronavirus pandemic, as long as social distance is maintained.

Politics | Politics

Doctor: After Doing 5,000 Coronavirus Tests, It's Similar To The Flu And Quarantine Should End

Bakersfield, California ABC affiliate 23ABC reports -- Drs. Dan Erickson and Artin Massihi, co-owners of a chain of Accelerated Urgent Care facilities, say that after conducting more than 5,000 coronavirus tests they have come to the conclusion that COVID

Science & Technology | Science

New York clinical trial quietly tests heartburn remedy against coronavirus

Hospital data from China and a classified drug screening program led to the rapid launch of $21 million study

Sports | Cycling

Tour de Suisse to Host Five Days of Virtual Racing - Peloton Magazine

The Tour de Suisse will be running an online race, the Digital Swiss 5, April 22-26, 2020, featuring some of the best pro riders in the world.

Health & Fitness | News Items

Jane Goodall Says Pandemic Is Due to 'Little Respect for the Natural World' but There's Hope for This Planet Yet

Goodall talks to Newsweek about the pandemic, her new documentary and the most important message she hopes her life's work leaves behind.

Miscellaneous | Other Stories

Theme parks’ post-pandemic world: 5 changes to expect

Change is barreling toward Orlando’s theme parks and attractions, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. Adjustments will be made in many ways — perhaps in every way — experts and analysts say.

Entertainment | Humor

Dr. Anthony Fauci Cold Open - SNL

Dr. Anthony Fauci (Brad Pitt) addresses the public to decipher the coronavirus misinformation President Trump has been spreading. Subscribe to SNL: https://g...

News | News

Riverside County mobile app now allows people to report those who violate coronavirus orders

Coronavirus watchdogs in Riverside County who come across nonessential businesses still in operation, large gatherings or businesses not complying with health orders can now report scoffl…

Business & Finance | Business

Trader Joe's Won't Do Delivery Or Pickup. For An Extraordinary Reason | Inc.

Not every supermarket chain thinks the same way. Some prefer to stick to certain principles.

Entertainment | The Hometown

Musso & Frank's Kept 84 Employees on Payroll as the Restaurant Took 'Six-Figure' Losses

In March, Musso and Frank;s was forced to temporarily close its doors for the first time ever. Now it's being closely watched by the Los Angeles small-business community as a harbinger of what could happen to their own insurance claims. The restaurant fil

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Doctors provide differing opinion on shelter-in-place order, say county should reopen | KGET 17

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Doctors, scientists and government officials across the world have encouraged — even ordered — people to stay home to prevent the spread of the novel …

Sports | Cycling

Bike Racing in San Diego!

This weeks video is a "throwback" to last Summer's San Diego Velodrome Tuesday Night Racing in San Diego (TNR). Our season is on hold for now and to be hones...

Health & Fitness | Health Tips

How Infectious-Disease Experts Unpack Groceries and Packages During the Pandemic

“We made a decision that we would do the things that have the most data behind them.”

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Sweden's coronavirus response protects its economy | Fox Business

Sweden didn't lock down the country for coronavirus in order to protect its economy.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Researchers investigate whether warmth and humidity will slow COVID-19 - KYMA

New research from leading scientists raises questions about President Donald Trump’s assertion that summer temperatures will drive away the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

7 medications to watch in global race to discover COVID-19 treatment | American Medical Association

Get up to speed on the top repurposed, investigational and adjunctive therapies being studied in the effort to move beyond supportive care for patients with COVID-19.

Sports | Cycling

What It’s Like to Work at an NYC Bike Shop in the Middle of a Pandemic

Brooklyn shops Sun & Air and King Kog are doing their best to accommodate cyclists, messengers, nurses, and locals who must commute.

Politics | Politics

Report: Obama Admin Funded China's Coronavirus Research, Gave Millions in Taxpayer Money to Wuhan Lab

Documents 'show the Wuhan Institute of Virology undertook coronavirus experiments on mammals captured more than 1,000 miles away in Yunnan,' a report says.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

No lockdown in Sweden but Stockholm could see 'herd immunity' in weeks

Sweden went against the grain by keeping public life as unrestricted as possible when the coronavirus hit. Now, it says its strategy appears to be working.