(NEW YORK) --  A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has infected nearly a million people across the globe.The new respiratory virus, which causes an illness known officially as COVID-19, has rapidly spread to 180 countries and regions sin...

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(NEW YORK) -- Public and private EMS services in New York City and Long Island have been stretched to the brink, according to an internal memo obtained by ABC News. The memo, distributed late Wednesday to New York officials and first responde...

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(NEW YORK) -- A record-smashing 6,648,000 people filed for unemployment in the week ending March 28 amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, according to data released by the U.S. Department of Labor on Thursday. The COVID-19 financial crisis has...

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(NEW YORK) -- As Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti Wednesday recommended citizens to wear face coverings while in public amid coronavirus, medical professionals are weighing in about the benefits of wearing them.“At this point, there real...

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(LOS ANGELES) -- (NOTE LANGUAGE) Samuel L. Jackson, the man who years ago so memorably narrated that children's book for snooze-deprived parents, Go the F*** to Sleep, has a ...

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(NEW YORK) -- A storm system and a cold front are moving out of the Rockies as heavy snow, sleet and freezing rain are now headed for the Upper Midwest and the Plains. Already, up to 17 inches of April snow fell in Wyoming and 11 inches in So...

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(BOSTON) — A private jet owned by the New England Patriots professional football team carrying much-needed medical supplies from China will land in Boston on Thursday, according to Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker. Robert Kraft, the CEO...

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(NEW YORK) -- As health officials were confronted this week with the possibility that as many as one in four people who have the novel coronavirus may not show symptoms, researchers are investigating whether subtle hints from wearable wellness device...

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(NEW YORK) -- Being a parent is never a cakewalk, but parenting during a pandemic is an entirely new challenge for millions of American families of children with special needs."Everything has radically changed," said Melissa Winchell of West...

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(WASHINGTON) -- As the novel coronavirus spread across the globe and health officials implored the public to use more hand sanitizer to mitigate the potentially deadly pathogen, grocery stores and online retailers saw the product evaporate from their...

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(NEW YORK) -- Earlier this week, Tara Waters made her will.She's just 42 years old and the mother of two young children.But amid the climate of uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus pandemic that is sweeping the nation, she, like pe...

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(NEW YORK) -- The union for 400,000 long–term care workers issued a plea for federal help on Wednesday to better protect the health care aides who they say are facing extreme risks as novel coronavirus has spread in dozens of nursing homes and...

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(NEW YORK) -- The COVID-19 pandemic has spread rapidly, with 100,000 additional confirmed cases in the U.S. this past week alone, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. Part of the U.S. and the global community have been trying to co...

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(NEW YORK) -- While much of the United States and Europe has been staying home to avoid COVID-19 as it kills thousands, terrorist groups are blasting online propaganda messages toward followers and potential recruits which hail the calamity of the di...

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