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Charlotte Figi, Colorado girl who inspired medical marijuana reform, dies at 13

[ad_1] Paige Figi clarified in an update of her Facebook post that the family had been suffering from a flu-like illness for the last month, but had difficulty in obtaining COVID-19 tests since they didn’t meet all of the testing criteria. Charlotte’s symptoms became severe enough to require hospitalization, but …

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Salem Market Basket Employee Dies After Coronavirus Diagnosis – CBS Boston

[ad_1] SALEM, Mass. (CBS) – A Market Basket associate from the Salem store died after being diagnosed with coronavirus, the company confirmed on Tuesday. The woman also worked at Walmart in Lynn, her husband said. The news came just hours after workers rallied for better protections. A Market Basket spokeswoman …

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22 Patients Treated At USNS Comfort – CBS New York

[ad_1] NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A total of 22 patients have been treated so far at the USNS Comfort hospital ship on Manhattan’s West Side. On Friday, the Department of Defense announced it would be relaxing some of the procedures to get patients to the ship quicker. CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC Asymptomatic …

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DDOT bus driver dies from coronavirus

[ad_1] DETROIT – According to the driver’s union, Jason Hargrove, a DDOT bus driver, died from COVID-19. RELATED: DDOT bus drivers refusing to drive routes with coronavirus concerns; service shut down Hargrove was vocal about his job and concerns with coronavirus, urging people to take it seriously. As of Thursday, …

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Ohio woman mourns after 3 family members die from virus

[ad_1] According to WSYX and WTTE, Realtor Kelly Conkey Billups, of Grove City, said her parents, Judith and Lewis Conkey, died Tuesday at a local hospital, just days after her brother, David Conkey, also died from the virus. Conkey Billups’ husband, Don Billups, also was hospitalized after he began showing …

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Worldwide cases exceed 800,000 as global death toll nears 39,000

[ad_1] More than 800,000 people worldwide — including more than 164,000 people in the United States – have been infected with the new coronavirus, and the number of deaths from the outbreak continues to rise. Officials are attempting to contain the COVID-19 outbreak in the U.S. as hospitals brace for …

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Comparing coronavirus responses: What did Canada and the U.S. do differently? – National

[ad_1] The United States has quickly become the epicentre of the COVID-19 pandemic. More than 2,500 Americans have lost their lives due to the illness since the pandemic broke out, according to Johns Hopkins University. There are more than 143,000 cases of the novel coronavirus in the U.S. as …

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