supermoon

U.S. & World

Catch This Week's Supermoon, Biggest And Brightest Of Year

The moon will be 221,855 miles away at its fullest Tuesday night, making it appear larger and more brilliant

Photo Credit: AP/Jack Dempsey

Chief Security Officer Kevin Fitzgibbons rings the opening bell at the NYSE, Monday, April 6, 2020, recognizing Patsy Graham, a registered nurse at North Shore University Hospital Northwell Health, in Manhasset, NY

Good News

Po$itve Day On Wall Street: 7.7% Spike, Markets Rally Worldwide On Virus Hopes

“We’re running on raw optimism, maybe that’s the best way to put it”

Photo Credit: New York Stock Exchange via AP

Kroger check out

U.S. & World

Kroger Will Limit Shoppers Entering Stores Nationwide

Kroger is the nation's largest supermarket chain. Besides Kroger stores, the grocer operates several regional supermarket chains in 35 states

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Source: cincinnati.com

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Health

COVID-19 Outbreak Expected To Peak April 16 In U.S.

Projections see a peak and then a drop over summer

Photo Credit: University of Washington IHME

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Health

From CDC: Use Of Cloth Face Coverings To Slow COVID-19 Spread

Includes most practical way to make your own

Photo Credit: CDC

Person cutting someone's hair

Health

Thinking About Cutting Your Own Hair During Pandemic? Pros Say Don't Do It

Most professional stylists agree scissors in your home likely aren't designed to cut hair, and they will end up causing damage

Source: wjla.com

Luke Rogers, Executive Chef at Savor

Good News

Dallas Restaurant Gives Away 100 Meals To Feed Doctors Fighting COVID-19

“We know that they’re doing something great. Just being on the frontlines, we’re supporting them, we’re behind them. Keep going, because we’re going to beat this. We’re going to beat this together,”

Photo Credit: KXAS

Source: nbcdfw.com

Man running marathon in his neighborhood

Fun/Unusual

Man Runs Worldwide Virtual Marathon Loop By Loop In His Neighborhood

It's called the "Quarantine Backyard Ultra"

Source: wjla.com

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Faith

College Ministry Continues Outreach Even With COVID-19 Restrictions

In an uncertain time, college ministries -- which thrive on relationship -- are finding ways to not only maintain community despite distance.

Photo Credit: Baptist Press

Source: bpnews.net

county public health director Dr. Barbara Ferrer

U.S. & World

Virus Response: Officials Urge LA County Residents Skip Grocery Shopping, Stay Home This Week

Cases top 6,000 - "If you have enough supplies in your home, this would be the week to skip shopping altogether."

Photo Credit: KABC

Source: abc7.com

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Faith

Video: Jerusalem Easter Shut Down By Virus

The streets of Old Jerusalem are strangely quiet. The crowds of Christian pilgrims from around the world that normally flood the streets and historic sites are staying home.

Photo Credit: GNA/CBN

Source: gna.news

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson

U.S. & World

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson Now In ICU With Virus

Johnson is conscious and does not require ventilation at the moment.

Photo Credit: Andrew Parsons/10 Downing Street via AP

Dr. Deborah Birx, Ambassador and White House coronavirus response coordinator, holds a 3M N95 mask

U.S. & World

President Trump, 3M Clash Over Order To Make More N95 Face Masks

President Donald Trump said his administration will try to stop “profiteers” from exporting medical protective gear

Photo Credit: Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP

wokring on ventilators

U.S. & World

California To Loan 500 Ventilators To National Stockpile

“I know that if the tables were turned and we were experiencing a hospital surge, other states would come to our aid and provide ventilators just as we are today.”

Photo Credit: Beth LaBerge/KQED via AP, Pool

Capt. Brett Crozier

U.S. & World

Navy Captain Removed From Carrier Tests Positive For COVID-19

The news of Crozier’s diagnosis is likely to fuel further skepticism of the Navy’s handling of the outbreak aboard the aircraft carrier

Photo Credit: US Navy

Source: msn.com