Health

This combo of photos shows the logo for Google, top and Apple, bottom. Apple and Google on Wednesday, May 20, 2020, released long-awaited smartphone technology to automatically notify people if they might have been exposed to the coronavirus. (AP Photo/File)
Associated Press
May 20, 2020 - 1:58 pm
Apple and Google on Wednesday released long-awaited smartphone technology to automatically notify people if they might have been exposed to the coronavirus. The companies said 22 countries and several U.S. states are already planning to build voluntary phone apps using their software. It relies on...
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President Donald Trump speaks with reporters after meeting with Senate Republicans at their weekly luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, May 19, 2020. Standing behind Trump is Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Associated Press
May 20, 2020 - 12:26 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. has told the White House that it requires everyone in its factories to wear face masks to prevent the coronavirus from spreading, but it's not clear whether President Donald Trump will wear one when he visits a Detroit-area plant Thursday. Trump, who is scheduled to...
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In this Saturday, May, 2, 2020, photo, a man uses banknotes to pay for his purchases at the mall in Basra, Iraq. The coronavirus pandemic has reawakened debate about the continued viability of what has been the physical lifeblood of global economies: paper money and coins. (AP Photo/Nabil al-Jurani)
Associated Press
May 20, 2020 - 10:07 am
BEIRUT (AP) — In troubled times, people have been known to hoard currency at home — a financial security blanket against deep uncertainty. But in this crisis, things are different. This time cash itself, passed from hand to hand across neighborhoods, cities and societies just like the coronavirus,...
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110 Arroyo Seco Parkway that leads to downtown Los Angeles
FILE - In this April 26, 2020, file photo, empty lanes of the 110 Arroyo Seco Parkway that leads to downtown Los Angeles is seen during the coronavirus outbreak in Los Angeles, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)
Associated Press
May 19, 2020 - 4:30 pm
For a week in April, the United States cut its carbon dioxide levels by about one-third.
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Tarrah Gibbons
May 19, 2020 - 4:17 pm
Instagram just launched a tool that focuses on mental health and wellness during the coronavirus pandemic. If you use the famous app, find out what the platform offers.
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WWJ News
May 19, 2020 - 3:44 pm
The state is working toward its goal of testing 450,000 residents in the month of May.
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Tarrah Gibbons
May 19, 2020 - 3:05 pm
During her first ultrasound, Jenny Marr knew that she was expecting a baby with her husband, Chris Marr. The parents found out that they would have identical quadruplets during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Kristie Keleshian
May 19, 2020 - 2:14 pm
When the coronavirus pandemic hit New York City, a nurse in Virginia knew she had to do something to help. The nurse sailed hundreds of miles to join coronavirus frontlines.
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Associated Press
May 19, 2020 - 10:12 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Federal authorities are urging governors to use “extreme caution” in deciding when to resume visits at nursing homes, saying it shouldn't come before all residents and staff have tested negative for the coronavirus for at least 28 days. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid...
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Baylee Friday
May 19, 2020 - 1:00 am
If you think working from home is causing you to slip into some bad habits, you aren’t alone. Judy Gaman, CEO of Executive Medicine of Texas says if you’ve been sleeping in later and snacking more often, that’s okay.
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