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June 23, 2020 - 10:32 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio said New York City beaches will officially open on July 1. The mayor announced the decision on his official Twitter page.
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Whitmer, Gretchen
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer holds a news conference (Photo: State Michigan)
WWJ News
June 23, 2020 - 2:34 pm
"We know that COVID-19 is still here, and that's why every one of us has to continue to take this seriously," the governor said.
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Dr. Anthony Fauci
Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony Fauci arrives testify before a House Committee on Energy and Commerce on the Trump administration's response to the COVID-19 pandemic on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. (Sarah Silbiger/Pool via AP)
Associated Press
June 23, 2020 - 12:27 pm
Dr. Anthony Fauci has returned to Capitol Hill at a fraught moment in the nation’s pandemic response.
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WWJ News
June 23, 2020 - 12:18 pm
"We need people to treat every person they encounter as a potential carrier," said Ingham County Health Officer Linda S. Vail.
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Tarrah Gibbons
June 23, 2020 - 10:52 am
When animal shelters tried to find foster homes for pets during the coronavirus pandemic, volunteers across the United States were interested. Here is how you can foster or adopt a pet during this global crisis.
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FILE - In this June 12, 2020, file photo, a health worker draws blood for COVID-19 antibody testing in Dearborn, Mich. A genetic analysis of COVID-19 patients published Wednesday, June 17, 2020, in the New England Journal of Medicine suggests a person's blood type may have some influence on whether they develop severe disease. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
Associated Press
June 23, 2020 - 10:01 am
A genetic analysis of COVID-19 patients suggests that blood type might influence whether someone develops severe disease. Scientists who compared the genes of thousands of patients in Europe found that those who had Type A blood were more likely to have severe disease while those with Type O were...
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Tim Jimenez
June 23, 2020 - 9:39 am
Top U.S. health officials, including top infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci, are due on Capitol Hill Tuesday morning. They’re testifying before a House committee about the Trump administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Plastic partitions separate patrons at Jake's Dilemma the first day of the phase two reopening of the city during the current coronavirus outbreak, Monday, June 22, 2020, in New York. In phase two, restaurants are allowed have customers seated for outdoor dining but with some restrictions. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Associated Press
June 22, 2020 - 10:03 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Alarming surges in coronavirus cases across the U.S. South and West raised fears Monday that the outbreak is spiraling out of control and that hard-won progress against the scourge is slipping away because of resistance among many Americans to wearing masks and keeping...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the BOK Center, Saturday, June 20, 2020, in Tulsa, Okla. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Associated Press
June 22, 2020 - 6:42 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Monday the United States has done “too good a job” on testing for cases of COVID-19, even as his staff insisted the president was only joking when he said over the weekend that he had instructed aides to “slow the testing down, please.” The president’s...
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Tarrah Gibbons
June 22, 2020 - 2:38 pm
After months of quarantine and social distancing, many of us still remain cautious when going outside. Why is bike riding popular during the coronavirus pandemic?
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