Sunday, March 29, 2020

WHY WE HOARD

FEAR IS AT THE ROOT OF PANIC-BUYING, PSYCHOLOGISTS SAY BY JOHN WILKENS THE SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE/TNS Selfish. Stupid. They’ve been called all sorts of things, the people...

Some dating tips during the time of coronavirus

BY GRACE DICKINSON PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER/TNS Ghosted, catfished … COVID-19’d? Like virtually every other part of life, the coronavirus has flipped the world of dating upside down. Should...

READ US ON THE NET

It may become difficult to get a ‘hard copy’ of the Florida Courier or the Daytona Times due to the disruption caused by the...

Beaches remained packed despite virus threats

NOT HEEDING THE WARNINGS Despite the threat of the coronavirus and the governor’s warnings to stay off Florida beaches, spring breakers and others still flocked...

Dems, DeSantis square off on ‘shelter in place’

BY DARA KAM NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Ron DeSantis has shut down bars and restaurants, cut off visitation at nursing homes and prisons...

A primer on PPEs, N95 masks and ventilators

BY JONATHON BERLIN, KORI RUMORE AND CHAD YODER CHICAGO TRIBUNE /TNS As hospitals and medical workers across the country man the front lines in the battle to control...

New weekly jobless claims soar to 3.3 million amid virus outbreak

BY DON LEE LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS WASHINGTON — The number of Americans applying for jobless benefits soared to unprecedented levels last week as new government data...

Biden says ‘no need’ to postpone November election

BY JENNIFER EPSTEIN BLOOMBERG NEWS/TNS Joe Biden pushed back on suggestions that the November election could be postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic, saying Sunday it’s...

KICKING THEIR SNEAKERS FOR CASH

A no-savings generation is selling their collections of pricey shoes. BY RONALD D. WHITE LOS ANGELES TIMES A wedding. Transmission repair. Bail money. Those are some of the...

SICK LEAVE AND FREE TESTING

Senate passes bill as Americans deal with infection concerns and daily life interruptions caused by the coronavirus. COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS Here’s an update of the...