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New U.S. Coronavirus Infections Above 40,000

[ad_1] The U.S. this week recorded more than one million coronavirus tests in a day, the fourth time that has happened, an indicator of the urgent need to monitor the spread of the pandemic as states reopen schools and businesses. The number of new tests has bumped against a million …

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‘Endurance is more difficult than aggression’: Love, death, coronavirus and political division in the Hamptons

[ad_1] “The personal problem lay not in what our enemies did; it lay in what our friends did.” —Hannah Arendt NEW YORK — From the darkness of the wing Stage Right, I listen. “Go!” the assistant stage manager whispers. It’s March 11 at Long Island’s Patchogue Theatre and the opening …

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How the Coronavirus Crisis Threatens to Set Back Women’s Careers

[ad_1] Kate Deisseroth spent two decades building a career as an orthopedic surgeon that now, in the Covid era, looks precarious. As the single mother of twin 10-year-olds in Lebanon, Pa., the Air Force veteran made pre-pandemic life run like clockwork with an intricate schedule of early school drop-off, after-school …

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Pelosi and Mnuchin Make Late Push for Possible Coronavirus Aid

[ad_1] WASHINGTON—House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin are making a late push to try to reach a coronavirus-relief deal before the election, despite skepticism on Capitol Hill that an agreement is possible at this stage. The two talked on the phone for 50 minutes Tuesday …

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Trump, Biden blast each other on economy, coronavirus in fiery first debate

[ad_1] President Donald Trump and Joe Biden blasted each other over the economy, handling of the coronavirus and the Supreme Court on Tuesday night, in a fiery and at-times personal first presidential debate. Read: Trump, Biden face off in first presidential debate: live blog Frequently talking over each other in …

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Oil prices settle at 2-week low as grim coronavirus milestone highlights demand fears

[ad_1] Oil futures fell sharply on Tuesday, sending U.S. and global benchmark crude prices to their lowest finish in two weeks. Investors worried about rising cases of COVID-19 throughout the globe, a development that may harm appetite for oil and other energy assets in the longer-term. The global death toll …

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New York City Subway Is Low Risk for Coronavirus Transmission, Study Says

[ad_1] A study of transit systems world-wide suggests New York City subway and bus riders are at low risk of being infected with the new coronavirus during their commutes. The report, released Tuesday by a national association of transit agencies, found no correlation between the spread of coronavirus and mass-transit …

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New U.S. Coronavirus Cases Edge Down as Global Death Toll Passes One Million

[ad_1] The death toll from the coronavirus pandemic surpassed one million globally, while new cases in the U.S. edged down, despite pockets of resurgence in some parts of the country. The U.S. reported just over 33,000 new cases for Monday, slightly lower than the previous day’s tally, according to data …

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Presidential Debate to Focus on Coronavirus, Supreme Court

[ad_1] President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden will square off on Tuesday in Cleveland in the first presidential debate of the 2020 election. The debate, which will be moderated by Fox News anchor Chris Wallace, will unfold against the backdrop of an unconventional campaign that has for months …

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Global coronavirus death toll tops 1 million

[ad_1] NEW DELHI — The worldwide death toll from the coronavirus eclipsed 1 million on Tuesday, nine months into a crisis that has devastated the global economy, tested world leaders’ resolve, pitted science against politics and forced multitudes to change the way they live, learn and work. “It’s not just …

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