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Naomi Campbell Takes Selfie With Hazmat Suit, Adding “Safety First” Caption

NEW YORK (VINnews) — Supermodel Naomi Campbell is taking no chances with the coronavirus. In these pictures posted on her Instagram she can be seen wearing a hazmat suit. The first...

DC Health Officials Recommend Canceling All Mass Gatherings

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington health officials recommended on Wednesday that all “non-essential mass gatherings, including conferences and conventions,” be postponed or canceled thr...

Goldman Says Weak Profits To Doom Bull Market

NEW YORK (AP) - Analysts at Goldman Sachs predict the longest-ever bull market for stocks will soon end, citing expectations of weaker company profits this year. The analysts lo...

Bernie Sanders To Stay In Democratic Presidential Race, Says He Plans To Appear At Sunday Debate With Biden

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Bernie Sanders says he's moving ahead with his Democratic presidential campaign. He told reporters in Burlington, Vermont, on Wednesday that he's not quit...

WHO Declares That Virus Crisis Is Now A Pandemic

ROME (AP) — Expressing alarm both about mounting infections and slow government responses, the World Health Organization declared Wednesday that the global coronavirus crisis is no...

FAA Waives Rules That Led Airlines To Fly Empty Planes

NEW YORK (AP) - Federal regulators waived a rule Wednesday that was causing airlines to fly nearly empty planes just to avoid losing takeoff and landing rights at major airports. ...

Newspaper: Iran’s Senior Vice President And 2 Other Cabinet Members Have New Coronavirus

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's senior vice president and two other Cabinet members have contracted the new coronavirus, a semiofficial news agency reported Wednesday as the death toll ...

Weathering The Stock Markets: One Investor’s Strategy

NEW YORK (AP) — Buy and hold — and don't sell when the stock market plunges. That's the strategy many market pros use, and it has served me well through more than three decades ...

Harvey Weinstein Sentenced To 23 Years In Prison

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein was sentenced Wednesday to 23 in prison for rape and sexual assault, a sight the Hollywood mogul's multitude of accusers thought they would never ...

There’s Plenty Of Toilet Paper In The US – So Why Are People Hoarding It?

NEW YORK - (THE CONVERSATION-AP) The other day I went into Costco to buy some toilet paper. It came as a small shock when I couldn’t find a single roll. The new coronavirus is i...

AP Votecast: Electability Boosts Biden, Sanders Falls Short

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden went into Tuesday’s primaries riding a wave of voter confidence about his chances of victory in November — and that propelled him to wins in Michigan, M...

Italy Passes 10,000 Infections As Clusters Spur Worry In US

ROME (AP) — Expanding clusters of the new coronavirus were eyed warily Wednesday as the outbreak upended daily life and reshaped everything from the United States presidential race...

Coronavirus Clusters Swell On Both Sides Of The US

NEW YORK (AP) - Alarming clusters of the coronavirus swelled on both coasts of the U.S. on Tuesday, with more than 70 cases now tied to a biotech conference in Boston and infection...

Belgium Sees 1st Virus Death, Rising Illnesses

BRUSSELS (AP) - Belgium's health ministry has announced a first death related to the coronavirus. Health authorities said Wednesday the patient was a 90-year-old woman. Since...

Store Owner Charged After Homemade Sanitizer Burns Youths

RIVER VALE, N.J. (AP) — A convenience store owner in New Jersey reacting to the coronavirus outbreak created and sold a spray sanitizer that left four children with burns, state an...

Trump Says White House To Seek Possible Payroll Tax Relief Amid Virus Outbreak

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump said Monday his administration will ask Congress to pass payroll tax relief, as he looks to calm financial markets' fears over the impact o...

Another Princess Cruise Ship Kept At Sea Pending Virus Tests

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Thousands of passengers on an additional Princess Cruises ship are being kept on board while crew members get tested for COVID-19. The Caribbean Pri...

Italy Imposes Nationwide Restrictions To Contain New Virus

MILAN (AP) — Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte says travel restrictions are being imposed nationwide to try to stop the spread of the spread of the new coronavirus. Conte said Mond...

Capitol Doctor Office: Person At Meeting Developed Covid-19

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Capitol's attending physician's office said Monday that “several” members of Congress had contact with a person who attended a recent political conference and...

Pelosi, Schumer: Trump needs to support help for outbreak

WASHINGTON (AP) — The two top Democratic leaders in Congress are calling on President Donald Trump to support a series of steps to help Americans deal with the coronavirus outbreak...