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Growing number of US residents aware of 2020 census

Mar 30, 2020

Civil rights groups, lawmakers, attorney generals, former Census Bureau directors and actors like Rita Moreno and George Takei say they are forming a coalition to protect the confidentiality of the 2020 census

Macy's to furlough majority of its 130,000 workers

Mar 30, 2020

Macy's says it will temporarily stop paying tens of thousands of employees who were thrown out of work when the chain closed its stores in response to collapsing sales during the pandemic

Court: Grand jury records from lynching can't be released

Mar 30, 2020

A federal appeals court says the grand jury records from the 1946 lynching of two black couples in Georgia cannot be released despite their great historical significance

Gov. DeSantis, wife Casey announce birth of baby Mamie

Mar 30, 2020

Gov. Ron DeSantis and his wife Casey are the proud parents of a baby girl named Mamie

Phoenix police officer killed, 2 others injured in shooting

Mar 30, 2020

Authorities say a 22-year-old man fatally shot a Phoenix police commander and wounded two other officers as they tried to remove him from a home after his roommates complained he was acting erratically

Hay fever or virus? For allergy sufferers, a season of worry

Mar 30, 2020

For millions of seasonal allergy sufferers, the annual onset of watery eyes and scratchy throats is bumping up against the global spread of a new virus

Man, 72, wounded in Hanukkah stabbings dies from injuries

Mar 30, 2020

An Orthodox Jewish organization says a man stabbed during a Hanukkah celebration north of New York City has died from his injuries three months after the attacks

What you need to know today about the virus outbreak

Mar 30, 2020

The top infectious-disease expert in the United States is warning that smaller U.S. cities are about to witness the rapid acceleration in coronavirus cases that New York is seeing

'Calling all scientists': Experts volunteer for virus fight

Mar 30, 2020

Michael Wells, a neuroscientist in the academic hotbed of Cambridge, Mass

Macy's, stores dark, will furlough 130,000 people

Mar 30, 2020

Macy's, stores dark, will furlough 130,000 people

Grandma's not here: Coronavirus keeps kids from older family

Mar 30, 2020

For grandparents all over the world, being protected from the coronavirus pandemic has meant a piercing distance from their loved ones

US pending home sales trended higher before virus outbreak

Mar 30, 2020

Americans signed more contracts in February to buy homes, but the gains are likely relics of a moment before the coronavirus outbreak sent the U.S. economy spiraling into a likely recession

Father-son photo taken days before tornado destroys home

Mar 30, 2020

Three days after a photo posted on Facebook showed an Arkansas doctor looking through a glass door to see his 1-year-old son crawl for the first time, the family's home was destroyed by a tornado

Stocks open about 1% higher on Wall Street in more volatile trading amid uncertainty over economic pain of coronavirus

Mar 30, 2020

Stocks open about 1% higher on Wall Street in more volatile trading amid uncertainty over economic pain of coronavirus