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April 4, 2020

Why these experts don't think we'll see a coronavirus baby boom
It's a topic of speculation every time a disaster hits. ... More >>

Woman played her husband their wedding song on FaceTime as he passed away
Maura Lewinger says her husband, Joe, wrote her love letters every morning and left them in her lunch box. ... More >>

NRA suing New York for deeming gun stores non-essential businesses during coronavirus pandemic
The National Rifle Association of America sued New York state's governor and economic development arm in federal court on Thursday for closing gun stores during the coronavirus epidemic by deeming them non-essential businesses. ... More >>

Some cities see jumps in domestic violence during the pandemic
As more and more Americans are forced to stay home during the escalating coronavirus pandemic, the crisis has created a pressure-cooker situation for domestic violence victims, exacerbating stressors and isolation that can make for a deadly mix. ... More >>

How sensitive work in Congress is being impeded by the coronavirus pandemic
President Donald Trump warned Wednesday that Iran or its proxies may be planning a "sneak attack" against US forces, but some lawmakers say they can't evaluate the intelligence behind that assertion because the coronavirus outbreak has limited their access to classified material. ... More >>

From Kennedy's kitchen to Biden's basement, candidates adapt to virtual campaigning
As his two young children fidgeted and squealed in the background, Joe Kennedy III stood in his Newton, Massachusetts, kitchen this week and did battle with a raw chicken. ... More >>

Inmates sue for soap and paper towels as coronavirus spreads in jails
Prisoners are running out of soap and cleaning solution, then wiping their hands on their uniforms because paper towels aren't available. Detainees are using the same towels they use to clean jail cells to bathe and dry their hands. And there's no hand sanitizer allowed for prisoners. ... More >>

Millions of dads are stuck at home. That could be a game changer for working moms
Globally, more than 1.3 billion children are out of school because of the coronavirus pandemic. Parents are frazzled. Children are antsy. And the whole thing is proving a major shock to society. ... More >>

In the Hamptons and Martha's Vineyard, locals fear wealthy coronavirus refugees
Tensions are rising as city dwellers flock to resort communities like the Hamptons, Martha's Vineyard and Newport, Rhode Island, looking for respite from coronavirus hotspots. But some year-round residents fear the influx of people will spread the virus and stretch local resources thin. ... More >>

What the pandemic means for Easter shopping
It may not feel like it, but Easter is just around the corner. ... More >>

Librarian creates virtual Harry Potter-themed escape room
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Testing site hits capacity 7 min after opening
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Anonymous donor gives face masks to police
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Hundreds of bikers gathered at funeral home
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Mom speaks on arrest in 8-year-old cold case
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Basketball star brings skills online to train students
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Official apologizes after comment on nurses
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Man reunites with family after recovery
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Man posing as a deputy, making traffic stops
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81-year-old man accused of killing his son-in-law
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'Look toward Jesus': Hairdresser draws Jesus mural in driveway
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Third MN hotel taking in homeless people
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Birth during pandemic means new challenges
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Local gown store looking to host prom for teens
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Child abuse expected to rise as families stay home
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Family worries about students without internet
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Boy dies after accidentally shooting himself
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College students extinguish neighbor's fire
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Family fears homelessness for 2nd time
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