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Negotiators report progress in coronavirus relief bill talks

By ANDREW TAYLOR WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers reported progress on a huge coronavirus relief bill Saturday, as political pressure mounts to restore an expired $600-per-week supplemental unemployment benefit and send funding to help schools reopen. “This was the longest meeting we’ve had and it was more productive than the other …

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Coronavirus in North Carolina: Number of cases passes 123,000; Here’s a county-by-county breakdown of cases in the Piedmont Triad

In North Carolina, about 1,151 people are currently hospitalized with the coronavirus, as of 6:25 p.m. Saturday, according to the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services. The state reported that 5,348 hospital beds are currently available and staffed. 14,284 are in use. 5,677 are either unreported or unstaffed. There have …

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