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Turner tours second Houston coronavirus testing site Thursday as more deaths reported in city

[ad_1] HOUSTON – Mayor Sylvester Turner was joined by the Houston Health Department and the Office of Emergency Management to discuss the city of Houston’s continued response to the coronavirus Thursday. Turner announced that there were 48 new cases of coronavirus in the city and two more deaths, just 24 …

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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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Chicago Police Narcotics Officer Dies From Coronavirus; ‘Tragically, This Officer Gave His Life To This Fight’ – CBS Chicago

[ad_1] CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago Police Officer Marco Di Franco, a 21-year veteran of the force, has died of the coronavirus, after testing positive for COVID-19 last week. Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Interim Police Supt. Charlie Beck said Di Franco, 50, was hospitalized over the weekend, and died overnight with …

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Flight attendant for major airline chronicles 10-day hospital stay

[ad_1] CORAL GABLES, Fla. – A flight attendant for a major airline is battling the coronavirus and chronicling his experience firsthand. Wednesday made 10 days that Jorge Merellas was in the hospital, but it was also his last. He returned to his Coral Gables apartment and spoke with Local 10 …

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Wednesday’s coronavirus updates | 5 news cases in Douglas County; Doc ‘irritated’ about postponement of testing | Coronavirus

[ad_1] For 24/7 coverage, follow us on Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram and Facebook. Champaign County Health District: COVID-19 information State map: COVID-19 cases by county Have a story to tell? Email news@news-gazette.com. **** TUSCOLA — Douglas County now has eight confirmed cases of COVID-19. In addition to three cases as of Tuesday, five more people have been confirmed positive …

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Real estate market feeling impact of coronavirus pandemic

[ad_1] MIAMI – One of the many industries feeling the impact of the coronavirus pandemic is real estate. Some local realtors told Local 10 News they’re having a hard time making sales when almost everyone is being told to stay at home. Jorge Guerra Jr., broker and chairman of the …

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Here’s where we stand as of Monday morning

[ad_1] DETROIT – The coronavirus (COVID-19) death toll in Michigan rose to nine Sunday, while the number of confirmed cases broke 1,000. Read a full weekend recap here. Coming up Monday, March 23: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Chief Medical Executive Dr. Joneigh …

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This chart tracks the number of Houston-area coronavirus cases since March 15

[ad_1] HOUSTON – More than 160 cases of coronavirus have been reported in the Houston area, with most of those being reported between March 18 and March 21. Experts have said that the numbers are expected to climb even more as widespread testing for the virus begins to increase. Several …

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Florida Department of Health Says 750+ Coronavirus Cases

Many places in Florida, like hotels, have installed hand sanitizer dispensers for guests and visitors to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. (Anthony Leone/Spectrum News)

[ad_1] STATEWIDE — The Florida Department of Health on Saturday said there are dozens more coronavirus cases in the state.  Currently, there are 706 confirmed cases in Florida residents and 57 cases in non-Florida residents. As recently as Friday evening, there were 563 cases. There are now 12 deaths in Florida, …

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Tax Day Moved to July; Some Beaches Close

County leaders in Florida are starting to make the decision to close all beaches to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

[ad_1] STATEWIDE — People who need extra time to file their taxes now have a few more months, thanks to COVID-19.  Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin tweeted Friday morning that Tax Day was moving from April 15 to July 15.  At @realDonaldTrump’s direction, we are moving Tax Day from April 15 to …

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