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A member of staff has their photograph taken in front of the new artwork painted by Banksy during lockdown, entitled 'Game Changer', which has gone on display to staff and patients on Level C of Southampton General Hospital in Southampton, England, Thursday, May 7, 2020. (Andrew Matthews/PA via AP)
AP News
May 07, 2020 - 8:00 am
LONDON (AP) — A new work by the elusive street artist Banksy, honoring health workers, has been unveiled at a British hospital. The framed picture, titled “Game Changer,” depicts a young boy sitting on the floor playing with a nurse superhero toy. Batman and Spiderman action figure toys lie in a...
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David Caplan
May 06, 2020 - 12:23 pm
It sure doesn’t sound like one of the Supreme Court Justices muted their phones Wednesday, while hearing arguments. An apparent sound of a toilet flushing was heard during the livestream.
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David Caplan
May 06, 2020 - 11:44 am
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 87, kicked off Wednesday by participating in telephone Obamacare-related arguments from her bed at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, where she’s been since Tuesday for an infection caused by a gallstone.
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Kenny Kuhn
May 06, 2020 - 11:08 am
Researchers in Chicago develop and test a wearable smart device to monitor COVID-19 symptoms.
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Kenny Kuhn
May 06, 2020 - 11:08 am
Researchers at Northwestern University and Shirley Ryan AbilityLab in Chicago, Illinois have developed a wearable smart device they hope will detect signs and symptoms of COVID-19.
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Anderson High School senior Teyaja Jones, right, poses in her cap and gown and a bandana face cover, Tuesday, May 5, 2020, in Austin, Texas. Texas' stay-at-home orders due to the COVID-19 pandemic have expired and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has eased restrictions on many businesses that have now opened, but school buildings remain closed. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Associated Press
May 05, 2020 - 9:18 pm
Take the New York metropolitan area’s progress against the coronavirus out of the equation and the numbers show the rest of the U.S. is moving in the wrong direction, with the known infection rate rising even as states move to lift their lockdowns, an Associated Press analysis found Tuesday. New...
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A food server wearing a protective face mask waits on customers at the Parkshore Grill restaurant Monday, May 4, 2020, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Several restaurants are reopening with a 25% capacity as part of Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' plan to stop the spread of the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
AP News
May 04, 2020 - 8:52 pm
The reopening of the economy and loosening of coronavirus-prompted restrictions remain uneven and varied throughout the U.S. as governors watch case numbers and weigh caution against desires to ramp up business. Texas, Oklahoma, and Montana are among states newly allowing restaurants to reopen...
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Kenny Kuhn
May 04, 2020 - 7:49 pm
A new survey finds nearly half of Americans are deeper in credit card debt because of the coronavirus.
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Tarrah Gibbons
May 04, 2020 - 8:51 am
The United States Supreme Court will resume as it begins two weeks of oral arguments. It will be the first time in history that it will resume with historic teleconference hearings.
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FILE - In this July 8, 2010 file photo, teenagers head toward the gym at Caddo Juvenile Detention Center in Shreveport, La. Fear and frustration is raging as fast as the coronavirus in some juvenile detention centers, with riots and escapes reported in hotspot facilities such as New York and Louisiana. (Val Horvath/The Shreveport Times via AP, File)
AP News
May 02, 2020 - 9:35 pm
Nicole Hingle wasn’t surprised when the call came. Frustrations had been building inside juvenile detention centers nationwide as the number of coronavirus cases continued to climb. Now, her 17-year-old son Jace, was on the phone telling her around 40 kids had rioted at his facility in Louisiana —...
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