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WATCH: White House task force briefing on COVID-19 response | April 2

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Members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force are scheduled to hold a press briefing at 5 p.m. Thursday.Read more

Giant Eagle to close for Easter; will dedicate hour of shopping to first responders

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Giant Eagle announced on Thursday that all its stores will be closed on Easter this year. This includes Giant Eagle and Market District locations, in-store pharmacies...Read more

Doctors in Pennsylvania say they've developed potential coronavirus vaccine

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University of Pittsburgh scientists say they've developed a potential COVID-19 vaccine using micro-needles on a patch that goes on like a Band-Aid.Read more

28 students positive for coronavirus after spring break trip

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Four who tested positive didn't have any symptoms, officials said.Read more


DiCaprio, others launch $12 million coronavirus relief food fund

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The food fund will work with hunger relief organizations World Central Kitchen and Feeding America.Read more

Texas city says residents must wear masks or face a fine up to $1,000

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The new rule doesn't apply to people riding in their own vehicles or if they are outside for exercise and following social distancing guidelines.Read more

Nurses pray together on Nashville hospital's helipad

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"We could feel God's presence in the wind. Know that you are all covered in prayer," one nurse wrote on Facebook.Read more

Democratic National Convention moved from July to August

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The Democratic National Convention will be held the week of August 17 in Milwaukee this year, instead of in July, due to the coronavirus pandemic.Read more

What you need to know today about the coronavirus outbreak

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Experts warned that there could be 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in the U.S. even if social distancing guidelines are maintained.Read more

New Jersey ER doctor who twice survived cancer dies after developing COVID-19 symptoms

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When Dr. Frank Gabrin first developed symptoms, he told his husband that he could handle it, saying 'I survived cancer and this is just the coronavirus.'Read more

Reports: Dr. Anthony Fauci given security detail after receiving threats

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The nation's top infectious diseases expert has been at the forefront of calling for social distancing guidelines to stop the coronavirus spread.Read more