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Politics 2020-03-30T02:11:10Z
President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House on March 29.
Entertainment 2020-03-30T02:05:00Z
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19 details you may have missed on Sunday's episode of 'The Walking Dead'

Sunday's "TWD" took fans back down memory lane with Carol. Insider rounds up comic nods and tinier details to past seasons you may have overlooked.
Politics 2020-03-30T01:06:28Z
U.S. President Donald Trump talks arrives to participate in a Fox News "virtual town hall" event with members of the coronavirus task force in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst U.S. President Donald Trump talks arrives to participate in a Fox News "virtual town hall" event with members of the coronavirus task force in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Trump accuses hospitals of hoarding ventilators as the US faces shortages

Trump did not specify which hospitals were hoarding ventilators nor did he provide evidence to back up his claims.
News 2020-03-29T23:51:26Z
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Coronavirus triage tents installed in Central Park as city's hospitals brace for more patients

Workers installed a 68-bed emergency hospital site that is slated as a "respiratory care unit with ICU capability" and to open Tuesday morning.
News 2020-03-29T20:47:44Z
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News 2020-03-29T20:34:37Z
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An Arkansas doctor stayed in his home to socially distance from his wife and child. Days after his photo went viral his house was destroyed by a tornado.

He went viral for distancing from his wife and 1-year-old son. Days later, his house was destroyed by a tornado that hit Jonesboro, Arkansas.
News 2020-03-29T15:02:21Z
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A New York dad refused to let his 21-year-old son back in their house after the spring breaker partied in Texas amid coronavirus spread

"I was aggravated," Peter Levine said of his son's decision to party on South Padre Island instead of heeding warnings about the virus.
News 2020-03-28T23:19:00Z

Washington state bans non-immediate family members from attending funerals due to social-distancing recommendations

Gov. Jay Inslee announced the measures as part of his "Stay Home, Stay Healthy" initiative. Washington had the first US case and death from COVID-19.
News 2020-03-28T22:14:50Z
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The National Guard conducted door-to-door checks with Rhode Island police to track down New Yorkers traveling into the state

Rhode Island issued strict restrictions to track those who have recently been in New York, which has emerged as the US epicenter of the outbreak.
News 2020-03-28T21:56:06Z
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An infant younger than one year old died after testing positive for coronavirus

Illinois health officials are investigating the infant's death. The child is the youngest to die of the novel coronavirus in the United States.
Royals 2020-03-28T17:20:07Z

A Spanish princess is the world's first royal to die from the coronavirus

Princess Maria Teresa of Bourbon-Parma, a cousin of Spain's King Felipe VI, died on Thursday from COVID-19. She was 86 years old.
News 2020-03-28T16:14:22Z

National parks like the Grand Canyon remain open and free to the public despite calls from frustrated and scared workers to close them

One Grand Canyon National Park staffer said he had 600 "close contacts" with people at the park in one day.
News 2020-03-28T10:48:00Z

Hubei, the center of China's coronavirus outbreak, has emerged from a months-long coronavirus lockdown. Photos show the province slowly coming back to life.

Experts, and people who live in Hubei, are still fearful that the loosening of restrictions will help the coronavirus reappear.
Culture 2020-03-27T23:25:02Z

Video shows New York City paused to clap for 2 minutes in honor of essential workers like doctors and nurses

New York City has been the US epicenter of the coronavirus and New Yorkers held a 2-minute round of applause for essential workers during quarantine.
Culture 2020-03-27T21:40:04Z

Stars and fans are flocking to Cameo during quarantine, and the platform's CEO says 'Cameo Con' will be another way to connect

Cameo CEO Steven Galanis said the company has recently had its "best weeks," with the platform receiving up to 4,500 requests a day.
News 2020-03-27T21:38:17Z

A 90-year-old woman in Washington state recovered from the coronavirus, and she credits family, God, and potato soup

Family members of 90-year-old COVID-19 patient Geneva Wood were called to the hospital to say their goodbyes. After seeing them, she recovered.
News 2020-03-27T21:36:48Z

Residents in a California neighborhood celebrated a 15-year-old's final chemo treatment with a surprise social-distancing parade

Neighbors in Pasadena, California, celebrated 15-year-old Courtney "Coco" Johnson's final round of chemotherapy with a parade on Tuesday.
Culture 2020-03-27T21:23:36Z

There's a new TikTok trend of moms rating famous teenagers' looks, and influencers are speaking out about how awful it makes them feel

TikTokers like Nessa Barrett and Sissy Sheridan have opened up about the trend upsetting them, and Charli and Dixie D'Amelio's mom denounced it too.
News 2020-03-27T21:10:03Z

Rhode Island State Police are stopping New Yorkers traveling into the state and advising them to quarantine and register with the National Guard

Police are pulling over those with New York license plates "due to New York's high rate of the COVID-19 cases" a trooper told Insider.
Entertainment 2020-03-27T20:12:45Z

Disney World and Disneyland Resorts are remaining closed 'until further notice'

Disney announced the decision to close both of its parks in the United States Friday. Disney will continue to pay its cast members through April 18.
News 2020-03-27T18:13:00Z

Tekashi 6ix9ine, Michael Cohen, and other high-profile convicts are asking for early release because of coronavirus fears

COVID-19 has infected at least 500,000 people worldwide and is currently spreading in prisons and jails across the US.
News 2020-03-27T18:11:07Z

A Michigan principal went to the drive-thru where a student works to tell her she's the school's 2020 valedictorian

High School senior Kaitlyn Watson got the good news while she was at work, as Michigan schools are closed due to the coronavirus.
News 2020-03-27T17:53:33Z

'Extraordinary' recovery: 101-year-old Italian man with COVID-19 was released from the hospital

"Mr. P." was born during the Spanish flu pandemic. His recovery from COVID-19 gives Italy "hope for the future," Rimini's deputy mayor said.
Culture 2020-03-27T17:21:33Z

A history of the 'coronavirus challenge' that has influencers licking toilet seats for clout

21-year-old college student Ava Louise created the 'coronavirus challenge' to fool the mainstream media into covering her and her friends.
News 2020-03-27T17:06:30Z

Tisch arts students want their tuition money back because of remote learning. The dean sent them a video of herself dancing to REM's 'Losing My Religion' instead.

Students at New York University's prestigious Tisch School of the Arts asked the administration for partial refunds due to remote learning.
News 2020-03-27T16:31:20Z

20 creative ways people have celebrated weddings, birthdays, and anniversaries while keeping their social distance

Around the world, people have found creative ways to continue celebrating birthdays, weddings, and anniversaries while keeping their social distance.
Culture 2020-03-27T16:27:52Z

'I hope someone sues you': Yelp is pausing its automated small business coronavirus fundraisers after backlash

Several restaurant and bar owners claimed they had not been notified of the fundraisers and demanded that Yelp and GoFundMe remove the page.
Sports 2020-03-27T15:49:49Z

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is donating $5 million to coronavirus relief in Louisiana

Drew Brees is partnering with Harvest Food Bank, Ochsner Health Systems, and local restaurants to provide meals across Louisiana.
Culture 2020-03-27T15:16:10Z

Joe Jonas, Diplo, and other celebrities are taking part in a Twitch fundraiser for COVID-19 relief called Stream Aid 2020

Twitch is hosting Stream Aid 2020, which will bring together celebs like Joe Jonas alongside Twitch streamers to raise money for COVID-19 relief.
Culture 2020-03-27T14:51:45Z

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo thanked Rihanna for donating equipment to fight COVID-19

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo thanked Rihanna on Twitter for donating equipment to the state, which has become the epicenter of US COVID-19 cases.
Culture 2020-03-27T12:57:52Z

The creator of a shocking subway-pole-licking video says he used a fake tongue and doesn't want to spread the coronavirus

The YouTuber known as Princezee talked to Insider about a video he posted on Instagram of his appearing to lick a subway pole amid a pandemic.
Politics 2020-03-27T05:59:11Z

Belgian hikers emerged from the bush in New Zealand to find they were in coronavirus lockdown with almost no route home and few possessions

What was meant to be a few days hiking in the bush ended up with two Belgian tourists being stranded in New Zealand with nothing but their backpacks.
Sports 2020-03-26T21:47:00Z

Steph Curry interviewed Dr. Anthony Fauci about the coronavirus pandemic — here are 5 takeaways from their conversation

Dr. Anthony Fauci gave sports fans some important updates while talking to Stephen Curry over Instagram Live.
News 2020-03-26T21:45:13Z

All 94 residents of a senior care home in New Jersey are presumed to have COVID-19 after 24 tested positive for the virus

Residents first started testing positive for COVID-19 on March 17, and "every day thereafter," more positive test results rolled in.
News 2020-03-26T20:38:00Z

Massachusetts and Ireland are among the areas letting medical students graduate early so they can help fight the pandemic

Massachusetts and Ireland are allowing medical students to graduate early so there are more doctors on the frontlines of the pandemic.
Entertainment 2020-03-26T20:28:34Z

Taylor Swift is sending $3,000 to fans posting on Tumblr about their coronavirus quarantine struggles

24-year-old Samantha Jacobson posted about losing her job on Tumblr. Then she got a Twitter DM from Taylor Swift.
News 2020-03-26T18:03:58Z

At least 70 percent of Texas residents are living in lockdown as the governor continues to resist a statewide shelter-in-place

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is resisting a statewide stay-at-home order. Mayors of the seven most populous cities came together to issue their own.
News 2020-03-26T17:05:27Z

Lori Loughlin and other college admissions scandal defendants are calling for their case to be dismissed, claiming evidence shows FBI told the scheme's ringleader to lie

Defendants urged a judge Wednesday to dismiss charges against them in the case, accusing prosecutors of "extraordinary" misconduct.
News 2020-03-26T16:42:03Z

People are sharing the creative ways they're celebrating their birthdays under coronavirus quarantine, from virtual beer pong to one family's 'club quarantine'

With nothing but time on their hands, people have been coming up with exceptionally creative birthday party celebrations under quarantine lockdown.
News 2020-03-26T16:41:53Z

Busch will give you a '3-month supply' of free beer if you adopt or foster a pup as shelters close

Busch and Midwest Animal Rescue & Services have partnered to entice perspective dog owners to adopt or foster during the pandemic with free beer.
Culture 2020-03-26T15:50:44Z

The Cheesecake Factory announced it wasn't paying April rent, eliciting calls of solidarity online amid a growing strike movement

In a letter to landlords, Cheesecake Factory announced it will not be paying rent for any of its 294 restaurant locations in the month of April.
Health 2020-03-26T15:41:00Z

Cardi B tells celebrities to stop getting fast-tracked coronavirus tests while the general public is being told there aren't enough

The Bronx-born rapper spoke about the reality of average Americans who are being turned away at testing sites and forced to isolate in close quarters.
News 2020-03-26T15:22:07Z

'I ain't messing with you, oh no': TV reporter dodges a herd of bison at Yellowstone in a hilarious trending video

The reporter was about to broadcast live from Yellowstone National Park when he saw a herd of bison headed his way.
Culture 2020-03-26T15:16:53Z

Parkland activist David Hogg calls for people to 'cancel TikTok,' citing privacy concerns and the app's Chinese ownership

March For Our Lives co-founder David Hogg called on Wednesday for people to "cancel TikTok" over censorship allegations and privacy concerns.
News 2020-03-26T15:01:54Z

18 times people around the world spread love and kindness to lift spirits during the coronavirus pandemic

During the coronavirus pandemic, people have come together to spread love and kindness through volunteer work, music, and inspirational videos.
Culture 2020-03-26T14:14:00Z

Gen Z sparked backlash by calling coronavirus the 'boomer remover,' but actual teens say it's not a serious trend

From Vanessa Hudgens' controversial statements to the 'coronavirus challenge,' the younger generation is trending in all the wrong ways.
Politics 2020-03-26T06:03:26Z

Before-and-after photos show how deserted California has become since going on lockdown

Here's what California's popular spots, like the Santa Monica Pier and Carlsbad's flower fields, look like during coronavirus lockdown.
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