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College seniors concerned about graduating and employment amid coronavirus crisis

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Watch CBSN Live As colleges across the U.S. are suspended due to coronavirus concerns, millions of students are frustrated about job prospects and the possibility of even graduating. Jericka Duncan reports. Copyright © 2020 CBS Interactive Inc. All rights......
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Nurses across the country protest lack of protective equipment

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Health care workers are on the front lines of the battle against COVID-19, but many say they are not being supplied with adequate armor. Nurses across the country have begun to protest against shortages of personal protective equipment, PPE......
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“An open license to pollute”: Trump administration indefinitely suspends environmental protection laws during coronavirus pandemic

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here The Trump administration introduced this week a sweeping relaxation of environmental laws and fines during the coronavirus pandemic. According to new guidelines from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), companies will largely be exempt from consequences for polluting the air......
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Trump says he is considering a quarantine in the New York metro area

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here President Trump said Saturday that he is considering declaring an “enforceable” quarantine affecting some residents of the New York metropolitan area, possibly including New Jersey and Connecticut. He called the region a “hot spot” of the coronavirus outbreak sweeping......
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President Trump to see off Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort headed for New York – watch live stream

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here President Trump spoke at the departure of the USNS Comfort, a U.S. Navy hospital ship, from Norfolk, Virginia, on Saturday. The ship is headed to New York City, the U.S. city with the most coronavirus cases. “This great ship behind......
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New York presidential primary moved to June 23, Governor Andrew Cuomo announces

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday that the state’s presidential primary is being moved from April 28 to June 23 due to the coronavirus pandemic. New York is the hardest-hit state in the nation, with over 52,000 reported......
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728 people have died from coronavirus in New York state, Governor Cuomo says

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here The death toll from the coronavirus in New York state now stands at 728 – up from 519 the previous day and 385 on Thursday, Governor Andrew Cuomo said Saturday. New York is the U.S. epicenter of the virus outbreak and......
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Americans “primed for misinformation” during coronavirus pandemic, journalist warns

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Many American residents under stay-at-home or shelter-in-place orders are turning to social media more often than they normally would to stay connected and keep up with the latest news coming from sources trying to contain the coronavirus pandemic. However,......
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Tom Coburn, former Republican senator and Oklahoma physician, has died

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Former Senator Tom Coburn, an Oklahoma family doctor who earned a reputation as a conservative political maverick as he railed against federal earmarks and subsidies for the rich, has died. He was 72. Coburn, who also delivered more than......
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo coronavirus briefing on COVID-19 response – watch live stream today

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is holding a briefing Saturday on the state’s response to COVID-19. On Friday he announced there have been more than 44,000 confirmed coronavirus cases in New York state. He has repeatedly stressed a need......
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Rats swarm New Orleans’ streets as coronavirus precautions leave them empty

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Precautions put in place to slow the rise of coronavirus cases in New Orleans has inadvertently led to a rat problem for the Louisiana city. With restaurants closed save for take-out service, far less food waste is being discarded in......
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COVID-19 cases top 600,000 worldwide

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here There are now more than 100,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the United States and over 600,000 worldwide, according to Johns Hopkins University. President Trump on Friday signed a massive $2 trillion stimulus package for American workers and businesses in response......
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NYU dean sends R.E.M. dance video as part of response to students’ call for tuition refund

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here The dean of New York University’s Tisch School of The Arts sent students a two-minute-long video of herself dancing to R.E.M.’s “Losing my Religion” as part of her response to calls for a partial tuition refund. Like many schools,......

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