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April 02, 2020 - 12:00 am
OBIT-ELLIS MARSALIS Son: Jazz great Ellis Marsalis Jr. dead at 85; fought virus NEW ORLEANS (AP) — One of the sons of New Orleans jazz pianist Ellis Marsalis Jr. says the patriarch of the New Orleans clan that includes famed musician sons Wynton and Branford has died after battling pneumonia...
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April 02, 2020 - 12:00 am
VIRUS OUTBREAK-TEXAS 12 infected including 1 who died at San Antonio nursing home Authorities say a coronavirus outbreak at a San Antonio nursing home has infected at least 12 people, including one resident who died. More than 70 other residents at the Southeast Nursing and Rehabilitation Center...
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April 02, 2020 - 12:00 am
VIRUS OUTBREAK-MISSISSIPPI Mississippi gov sets statewide stay-home order amid virus JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves says he is ordering people across the state to stay at home to slow the spread of the new coronavirus. Reeves issued the order on Wednesday after previously...
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April 01, 2020 - 12:00 am
VIRUS OUTBREAK-TEXAS 12 infected including 1 who died at San Antonio nursing home SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Authorities say a coronavirus outbreak at a San Antonio nursing home has infected at least 12 people, including one resident who died. More than 70 other residents at the Southeast Nursing and...
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April 01, 2020 - 12:00 am
VIRUS OUTBREAK-MISSISSIPPI Mississippi to set statewide stay-home order amid virus JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves will announce that he is setting a statewide stay-at-home order to slow the spread of the new coronavirus. Government employees who have direct knowledge of the...
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April 01, 2020 - 12:00 am
OBIT-ELLIS MARSALIS New Orleans jazz patriarch Ellis Marsalis dead at 85 NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ellis Marsalis, jazz pianist, teacher and patriarch of a New Orleans musical family that includes famed musician sons Wynton and Branford, has died. He was 85. New Orleans Mayor LaToya Campbell announced...
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March 31, 2020 - 12:00 am
VIRUS OUTBREAK-LOUISIANA-CHURCH SERVICE Louisiana pastor says he'll keep violating coronavirus ban BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana pastor says he will keep violating a ban on gatherings put in place to control the spread of the coronavirus because God told him to. Pastor Tony Spell told The...
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March 31, 2020 - 12:00 am
VIRUS OUTBREAK-MISSISSIPPI Mississippi gov issues stay-home order for 1 of 82 counties JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves is issuing his first stay-at-home order to try to slow the spread of the new coronavirus. It's only for one of the 82 counties. Reeves says Tuesday that testing...
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March 31, 2020 - 12:00 am
VIRUS OUTBREAK-TEXAS Texas closes school through May, extends social restrictions AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Greg Abbott say Texas schools would remain closed for more than 5 million students through at least May. The Republican on Tuesday also ordered nonessential business to close through at least...
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March 30, 2020 - 12:00 am
VIRUS OUTBREAK-LOUISIANA Louisiana 'stay at home' order to be extended through April BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Gov. John Bel Edwards says he will extend Louisiana's “stay at home” order through the end of April. Edwards said Monday that he was doing so to match President Donald Trump's most recent...
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