Tag Archives: #CoronaVirus

Requests for mortgage bailout jump 78% in one week

H&R Block Mortgage sign Jb Reed | Bloomberg | Getty Images As unemployment surges and more Americans struggle to make ends meet, more homeowners are applying for the government’s mortgage forbearance program under the recently-passed coronavirus relief plan. The CARES Act allows borrowers with loans backed by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac …

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New York, five other states unite to plan post-coronavirus reopening

Gov. Andrew Cuomo teamed up with the leaders of five other Northeastern states on Monday to form a regional task force aimed at a gradual but thoughtful reopening of the economy beyond the coronavirus. “Everyone is very anxious to get out of the house, get back to work, get the …

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Closed beaches, waterways due to coronavirus has South Florida’s oceans looking clear and beautiful

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – One seemingly positive impact of the majority of South Florida remaining inside during the coronavirus outbreak is being seen off of our shores. Without all the boats and people in the ocean, the water is as clear as it’s been in a long, long time. It …

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Bill Gates may have created coronavirus to microchip people

Roger Stone suggested Monday that Bill Gates may have had a hand in the creation of coronavirus so that he could plant microchips in people’s heads to know who has and has not been tested for COVID-19. “Whether Bill Gates played some role in the creation and spread of this …

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New York, New Jersey and other northeastern states form coronavirus working group to decide when to ease restrictions

New York, New Jersey and four other Northeastern states are forming a working group to keep a close watch on the coronavirus outbreak throughout the region and coordinate plans to reopen parts of the economy as soon as it’s safe to do so. Calling the region the “Covid corridor,” the …

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Harris County heat map shows coronavirus cases by ZIP code

HOUSTON – Health officials in Harris County, including the city of Houston, released a map broken down by ZIP code that shows where coronavirus cases have been reported. However, officials said the map might have an inherent bias. The map, which was released over the weekend, is a collaboration with …

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Husband allegedly murdered wife, covered it up as coronavirus

A Florida man is accused of killing his estranged wife and trying to cover up her disappearance by claiming she was on her deathbed from coronavirus, according to reports. Friends only suspected Gretchen Anthony, 51, could be in trouble after getting baffling text messages in late March claiming she was …

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WHO officials warn nations against easing coronavirus restrictions too early

A TV grab taken from the World Health Organization website shows WHO Chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus via video link as he delivers a news briefing on COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) from the WHO headquarters in Geneva on March 30, 2020. AFP | Getty Images World Health Organization officials warned nations across …

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Abbott gives coronavirus update, touches on reopening economy and schools

AUSTIN – As Texas comes closer to its predicted peak, Gov. Greg Abbott took some time Monday to talk about what he called, “glimmers of hope, with a whole bunch of red flags.” During a news conference, Abbott gave some new numbers for the state, saying that counts – though …

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