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April 1, 2020

An activist who bailed trans people out of jail and fought for sex workers has died of Covid-19
Even as Lorena Borjas was feeling ill and waiting on Covid-19 test results, she was worried about how transgender immigrants would cope with the pandemic. ... More >>

If get food from this restaurant, you won't pay a cent
It's no secret that the coronavirus has many people out of work, so a small mom and pop restaurant decided money was no object when it comes to receiving a hot meal. ... More >>

A second pastor has been charged with violating public orders against large gatherings
For the second time in two days, police have charged a pastor with defying public orders against large gatherings by holding church services with hundreds of members. ... More >>

A son used a bucket truck to visit his mother on the third floor of her assisted living home
An Ohio arborist with a bucket truck is making a strong entry for son of the year award. ... 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 >>

Spring cases in limbo without Supreme Court guidance on arguments during pandemic
The Supreme Court has yet to announce alternatives for regular oral arguments in pending cases, even as President Donald Trump has declared the national distancing guidelines should continue through April. ... More >>

Can't find what you want in the grocery store? Here's why
The coronavirus pandemic has delivered a shock to tens of millions of people in rich countries around the world: Suddenly, they can't buy the food they want, when they want. ... More >>

The world could soon run out of space to store oil. That may plunge prices below zero
The world's thirst for oil has evaporated. ... More >>

Booze sales are booming as people stockpile alcohol ... but it may not last
The coronavirus pandemic has forced millions of Americans to stay home, and they're drinking a lot of alcohol to pass time — for now. ... More >>

Nurse battles with home association over 'quarantine RV'
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Suspicious looking pressure cooker found
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Husband hides symptoms to visit wife in hospital
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Community steps up to help feed beloved pig
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Widow mourns husband who died from Covid-19
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Suspect accused of raping nine-year-old
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Family puts comedic spin on 'Sweet Caroline'
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13 deaths at veterans home, 6 linked to Covid-19
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Police making birthday memories for kids
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Man who beat Covid-19 shares story to give hope
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Nurses prep to come out of retirement to aid hospitals
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Furniture company to make face shields
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Truck carrying toilet paper catches fire
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Woman w/ cystic fibrosis shares recovery story
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Asian man says gas station worker kicked him out
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Okla. athlete rounding corner of COVID-19 recovery
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Teacher helps students in neighborhood
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Doctor suspended from work for wearing a mask
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Mayor pleads with shoppers, grocery stores
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