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Trump’s daily coronavirus briefings might be a thing of the past

[ad_1] President Donald Trump limited his Friday briefing on the coronavirus pandemic to 21 minutes. He didn’t hold a briefing on Saturday, and none is on the schedule for Sunday, which, of course, could change. It marks a dramatic departure from the roughly six hours the president has spent talking …

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Meat shortage looms as coronavirus shuts packing plants, leaving farmers with tough choices

[ad_1] While consumers face the prospect of meat shortages as coronavirus infections shut down processing plants across the country, farmers are making tough choices about what to do with livestock they can’t move to market. Producers are already changing ingredients in an effort to slow the growth of hogs and …

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This new evidence shows nicotine might prevent smokers from catching coronavirus

[ad_1] A tobacconist sells plain cigarette packages in a tobacco shop in Vertou, western France Getty Images Nicotine could prevent smokers from catching coronavirus, according to new research in France, but the evidence also shows that once caught, the disease is more serious if patients happen to be smokers. The …

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The coronavirus stock-market crash has looked a lot like the global financial crisis and 1987. The recovery hasn’t.

[ad_1] What Gilead Sciences US:GILD gives, Gilead Sciences takes away. A report showing a leaked draft of a trial showing Gilead’s remdesivir didn’t speed up improvement in coronavirus patients in China or prevent them from dying sapped gains on Wall Street on Thursday, about a week after a leaked report …

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The Coronavirus Economic Reopening Will Be Fragile, Partial and Slow

[ad_1] Walt Disney Co. reached a coronavirus milestone of sorts last month when it reopened a portion of its Shanghai Disney Resort as China’s pandemic began to ebb. But a trip to Tomorrowland may never be the same. Guests at the Shanghai resort must wear masks at all times, removing …

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