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An election day unlike any other: Wisconsinites vote in the middle of a coronavirus pandemic

With coronavirus hanging over the Wisconsin primary, a failed attempt at delay, fewer polling places and worker shortages made voters the big losers. USA TODAY MILWAUKEE It was an election day for the history books, unprecedented and unimaginable. After Go…

Police find body of Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean, search continues for young son

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says that rescuers are searching for two missing boaters - the daughter and grandson of former Maryland Lt. Gov. Kathleen Kennedy Townsend - after their canoe was found in Chesapeake Bay. (April 3) AP Domestic Maryland police have …

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to intensive care as coronavirus symptoms worsen

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced on Friday he had tested positive for the new coronavirus. (March 27) AP Domestic LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to an intensive care unit at a London hospital on Monday night after his co…

From 271 to 13: American suspends most NYC flights amid coronavirus crisis; demand ‘evaporating’

Texas joined other states Thursday in imposing quarantines on travelers from the New York area, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S., and put similar restrictions on people arriving from nearby New Orleans. (March 27) AP Domestic American A…

Coronavirus in the US: How all 50 states are responding – and why nine still refuse to issue stay-at-home orders

With the coronavirus already in the U.S., here is why health officials say precautionary measures like self-quarantines and canceling large events can save lives. Buzz60 The governors of the nine states without some form of a stay-at-home order have offered…

Walmart ramps up cleaning efforts after 2 Chicago-area employees die from coronavirus

Coronavirus fear has Walmart raising wages for their warehouse workers. Buzz60 Two Walmart employees in the Chicago area died from the coronavirus, prompting the retailer to adopt additional safety measures in the wake of the pandemic. Neither of the two w…

Trump rails against ‘witch hunts’ after Pelosi announces committee to oversee coronavirus response

President Trump signs the CARES Act, providing $2.2 trillion in economic relief during the coronavirus pandemic. USA TODAY WASHINGTON  President Donald Trump warned against "witch hunts" during the coronavirus pandemic after Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., …

Fact check: Avoid grocery shopping during the first 3 days of the month to give WIC recipients space?

Grocery stores across the country are implementing new measures like rations, layout changes and social distancing to respond to the novel coronavirus. USA TODAY The claim: Unless theres a critical need, avoid grocery shopping during the first three days of…