Oprah Winfrey donates $10 million for coronavirus relief

Adrian Ovalle

On Thursday, Oprah Winfrey stated she was contributing $10 million to coronavirus relief efforts, consisting of a new venture to help get food to vulnerable Americans during the coronavirus epidemic. Winfrey, among America’s wealthiest and most prominent women, made the statement on her social media platforms. “I am donating $10 million overall to help Americans […]

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China mourns thousands who died in nation’s coronavirus epidemic

Derrick Santistevan

China on Saturday mourned the thousands of “martyrs” who have died in the new coronavirus break out, flying the national flag at half mast throughout the country and suspending all forms of entertainment. The day of mourning accompanied the start of the annual Qingming tomb-sweeping festival when millions of Chinese families pay respects to their […]

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Amazon entices warehouse employees to grocery unit with higher pay

Sallie Anderson

Amazon com Inc is using higher pay to hire its warehouse employees to pick and pack Whole Foods groceries amid rising demand and a worker shortage. This move referred to as labor sharing, highlights how the e-commerce giant is reallocating a few of its substantial labor forces to deal with a spike in online sales of […]

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In China, walled up Wuhan awaits life beyond the barricades

Derrick Santistevan

The bright yellow barricades snake through the streets of Wuhan , dividing up the epicenter of China’s coronavirus, break out into sectors that can be quickly kept an eye on for people disobeying orders to remain home. Separating neighbors and obstructing shuttered stores, the approximately two-meter high plastic barriers are a typical sight in the […]

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Trump brags about high TV viewership of coronavirus briefings

Sandra Loyd

U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday bragged about the millions of people tuning in to see his day-to-day press briefings on the coronavirus pandemic, stating on Twitter that his typical rankings matched a season ending of “The Bachelor.” “Because the ‘Ratings’ of my News Conferences etc. are so high, ‘Bachelor finale, Monday Night Football type […]

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Japanese comedian Ken Shimura dies from coronavirus: NHK

Adrian Ovalle

Japanese comedian Ken Shimura, who had been hospitalized after being contaminated with the new coronavirus, has passed away, public broadcaster NHK reported on Monday. He was 70. On March 17, he was not feeling well and was given a medical facility where he was diagnosed with a severe case of pneumonia. He was going through […]

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Milan hospital coronavirus squad battles the odds to save a life

Derrick Santistevan

There was no room for mistake at the San Raffaele hospital in Milan on Friday as medical personnel moved an 18- year-old patient from the coronavirus ward for immediate tests in another system. It took an eight-member team, all using protective equipment, to do it ideal – hanging on to tubes, sensing units, braces, and […]

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Nancy Pelosi said U.S. House will oversee coronavirus aid law expenses through panel

Sandra Loyd

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi stated on Friday the House will establish a panel to manage expenses under the $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief law. Pelosi commented in an MSNBC interview when inquired about a declaration by President Donald Trump turning down elements of an arrangement in the law establishing an inspector general to […]

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Apple’s factories are running, but suppliers wary about iPhone demand

Sallie Anderson

As China resumes its economy after months of lockdown, Apple Inc’s ( AAPL.O) iPhone factories are mostly up and running. But with the coronavirus pandemic dispersing throughout the world, the immediate concern for the business is how numerous purchasers there will be both for existing designs and the brand-new slate of phones anticipated in the […]

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