Florida mayor: 1 more death tied to virus-stricken cruise

Fourteen people from a cruise ship that docked in Florida over the weekend with coronavirus victims aboard were hospitalized and one of them later died, authorities said Sunday. Two fatalities had been reported previously aboard the Coral Princess. The Princess Cruises ship, which docked Saturday in Miami, also began disembarking on Sunday fit passengers who were cleared for charter flights out.
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Health experts say official U.S. coronavirus death toll is understated

Public health experts and government officials agree that the United States' coronavirus death toll is almost certainly understating how many Americans have actually died from the virus.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention only counts deaths where the presence of the coronavirus is confirmed in a lab test, The Washington Post reports, and "we know that it is an underestimation," CDC spokeswoman Kristen Nordlund said.There are many reasons why the numbers are underreported: Strict c...
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Pink Says She ‘Cried’ And ‘Prayed’ During ‘Scary’ Coronavirus Ordeal With Son

The singer said she and her 3-year-old son Jameson were "really, really sick," but they're on the mend.
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Australia: Diagnostic Testing for SARS-CoV-2: How governments, regulators and the laboratory-diagnostics industry are responding to the challenge - Shelston IP

Hopefully, increased testing and other health measures may assist to reduce COVID-19 infection rates in the near future.
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Canada: Federal Government Introduces Economic Measures Responding To COVID-19 Pandemic - Aird & Berlis LLP

The federal government has announced a series of economic measures intended to help stabilize the economy and provide support to Canadian individuals and businesses in dealing with the COVID-19...
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Gary Jubelin: former detective found guilty of illegal recording in William Tyrrell case

Sydney court rules the former homicide investigator acted unlawfully in making recordings during search for missing toddlerA former New South Wales detective Gary Jubelin has been found guilty of unlawful conduct while he led the long-time investigation into William Tyrrell’s disappearance.The former detective chief inspector contested allegations he unlawfully recorded four conversations with the Tyrrell family’s elderly neighbour Paul Savage in 2017 and 2018. Continue reading...
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France: Coronavirus - Appréciation des dernières décisions prises par l'Union européenne - August Debouzy

1. Toute appréciation des mesures prises par l'Union européenne au regard de la crise sanitaire provoquée par le Covid-19 doit tenir compte du caractère très limité des compétences dévolues
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United States: Coronavirus Pandemic: My Construction Agreement Has A Force Majeure Clause, So Now What? - Seyfarth Shaw LLP

With the exponential spread of COVID-19, owners, contractors, and design professionals are recognizing the substantial impact this pandemic will have on the construction industry.
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Coronavirus: High street pharmacists 'needlessly put at risk'

Staff dispensing medicines say they urgently need more protective gear to guard against coronavirus.
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United States: CARES Act – Small Business Administration's Payroll Protection Loan Program Explained - Bowditch & Dewey

The CARES Act's economic stimulus package expands eligibility and other terms of lending programs administered by the Small Business Administration ("SBA").
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Bobby Mitchell, Hall of Famer and the Redskins’ First Black Star, Dies at 84

He played four seasons with the Cleveland Browns and seven with the Redskins, the last N.F.L. team of his time to integrate.
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Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Again Promotes Use of Unproven Anti-Malaria Drug; Deaths in Country May Be Undercounted

For the second straight day, the president pushed the use of hydroxychloroquine, which has not been proven to treat the coronavirus. Washington State is returning 400 ventilators to be redeployed to states in more dire need.
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United States: Insurers, ERISA Plans And Other Payors: Beware Of COVID-19 Fraud Schemes! - Seyfarth Shaw LLP

On March 23, 2020, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General ("HHS-OIG") issued an alert to the public about fraud schemes related to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
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Hong Kong: Highlights Of Hong Kong SAR Government's Policies In Light Of COVID-19 - Cooley LLP

Hong Kong SAR Government has implemented stricter immigration control and public health measures to help enterprises and individuals during the epidemic.
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Coronavirus live news: Boris Johnson in hospital as US faces 'hardest and saddest week'

US orders 29m doses of malaria drug; Pakistan quarantines tens of thousands of worshippers; Bronx Zoo tiger tests positive; Follow the latest updates. Latest developments: at a glanceUK coronavirus – latestAustralia coronavirus – latest Sweden prepares for possible tighter measuresSee all of our coronavirus coverage 4.14am BST Hong Kongers have been warned to prepare for six months of pain, as the economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic worsen.The city has reported more than 890 cases o...
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Trump is touting experimental drugs for COVID-19, saying they're 'not going to hurt' people. But the drugs have severe side effects, and misuse has led to poisoning and even death.

"It can help them, but it's not going to hurt them," President Donald Trump argued Sunday. But as with most drugs, there are side effects.
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Ripon Police: Oregon Woman Arrested For Stealing Car Out Of Richmond

RIPON (CBS13) – An Oregon woman was arrested in Ripon after being found in possession of stolen car out of Richmond, authorities said. The Ripon Police Department said that Jessica Velasquez, 26, was located just after 4 p.m. on Saturday in the vehicle near a business in the 1500 block of W. Colony Road. Authorities said the vehicle was reported stolen out of Richmond earlier in the day. Velasquez was also found with a K9 in the passenger seat. The dog was taken to the city’s animal control faci...
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Luxembourg: Five Women Inventors Who Changed The World - Dennemeyer Group

This unique and uncharted global health situation is challenging for us all, but working from home can be a powerful motivator for innovation and invention.
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United States: USTR Requests Comments On Section 301 Tariffs On COVID-19 Related Products - Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Late on Friday, March 20, 2020, USTR announced that it has opened a new public comment period for businesses and government agencies to request additional product exclusions
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Ignoring Expert Opinion, Trump Again Promotes Use of Hydroxychloroquine

The president’s advocacy of the anti-malarial drug has created tensions in his administration, and fears among doctors that it could unnecessarily expose patients to risks.
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Fired Watchdog Says He Was Bound By Law, Oath To Air Ukraine Whistleblower Complaint

Michael Atkinson said he "faithfully discharged my legal obligation as an independent and impartial Inspector General."
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United States: Michigan Governor Issues Stay-At-Home Order - Dickinson Wright PLLC

•On Monday, March 23, 2020, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued a statewide stay-at-home order to fight the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
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Duran Duran’s John Taylor Reveals Coronavirus Recovery

Duran Duran bassist John Taylor took to Facebook on Sunday (April 5) to reveal that he had tested positive for coronavirus, and is currently on the mend. Taylor was diagnosed with COVID-19 “three weeks ago,” and has been self-quarantining as per medical protocol. “Perhaps I am a particularly robust 59 year old — I like […]
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United States: Tax Return Filing Deadline Extended; Tax Credits Made Available For Small And Midsize Employers - Dickinson Wright PLLC

On Friday, March 20, 2020 the United States Treasury extended the April 15, 2020 tax-filing deadline to July 15, 2020.
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Canada: The Toronto Stock Exchange And TSX Venture Exchange Provide Temporary Blanket Relief In Response To COVID-19 - Fasken

On March 23, 2020, the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) issued Staff Notice 2020-0002 granting temporary blanket relief from certain provisions of the TSX Company Manual (Manual)...
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NBA 2K Players Tournament: Wizards rookie tops Donovan Mitchell as Devin Booker, Andre Drummond advance

The NBA 2K Players Tournament saw its first round end with games as close as three points ... and one with a 52-point margin.
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Malta: The Company Recovery Procedure As A Viable Tool After The Covid-19 Crisis - Fenech & Fenech Advocates

The Covid-19 crisis is likely to cause local and foreign businesses to have to endure material financial turmoil due to reduced revenues resulting ...
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Heated disagreement breaks out in Situation Room over hydroxychloroquine

There was a heated disagreement in the Situation Room this weekend over the efficacy of the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine -- but multiple sources say it was mostly one-sided, as President Donald Trump's top trade adviser Peter Navarro feuded with other officials over the drug's unproven effectiveness to treat coronavirus.
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Some hospitals temporarily cutting staff as coronavirus crisis worsens

With most elective surgeries canceled during the pandemic, hospitals experiencing revenue loss are furloughing staff members in the middle of the pandemic.
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