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Will Coronavirus Deaths Affect the U.S. Population?

That number could rise to about 250,000 by the end of this year, according to the median estimate from a survey of experts conducted in May. Respondents’ projections varied widely, though, and predicting the pandemic’s death toll in 2021 and beyond is even more difficult. “I don’t know of (and …

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Coronavirus cases impacting resumption of Iowa high school sports

Three weeks into the resumption of high school sports in Iowa, the early June hopes of coaches, players and parents have turned to nervousness as coronavirus cases and word of possible infections have suspended or halted some summer games. Roughly 25 of the 338 high school baseball teams and 20 …

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Iowa high schools first up as baseball, softball return amid coronavirus

The day high school sports returned, Alex Schwing was not ready. The baseball equipment he longed to use gathered dust while Schwing powered through another coronavirus pandemic work-from-home day in his two-bedroom apartment in Storm Lake, Iowa. It was a full-pot-of-coffee morning for Schwing, a middle school math teacher who …

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