Coronavirus

Vulnerability of 1 in 3 Young Adults to Severe COVID-19 Linked to Smoking: Study

One third of young adults are at risk of severe COVID-19, and this vulnerability may be linked to smoking, according to new research published in the Journal of Adolescent Health on Monday.
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Dr. Fauci Remains Hopeful for Coronavirus Vaccine, But Says Country Has Work Ahead

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease specialist, continues to believe we may have a COVID-19 vaccine by early next year, but said this crisis has taught us that we need to be better prepared for the next outbreak.
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Sammy Hagar Tells Fans to 'Suck It Up' and Wear a Mask

On again-off again Van Halen singer Sammy Hagar posted a photo as he was leaving Mexico on Monday, showing him donning a bright face mask and shades while in the terminal, adding a hashtag which hinted that’s he was not too thrilled.
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Will a Second Stimulus Check Be Approved by the End of July?

A new coronavirus relief bill is a high priority for legislators during the remaining half of July. But the aid may look different the second time around, according to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.
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Experts Say Faster COVID-19 Test Results Are Critical to Saving Lives, Restarting Economy

Faster results from COVID-19 tests could save hundreds of lives in Illinois and tens of thousands of lives nationally, said a Northwestern Medicine disease modeling expert.
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Great White Apologizes for Maskless Concert: 'We Are Far From Perfect'

Metal band Great White has issued a statement following the show they continued to perform despite social distancing and mask guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).
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Live Concert Streams to Watch During Coronavirus Crisis (Updating)

As concerts continue to be cancelled over coronavirus concerns, some artists are offering live concert streams to keep you connected at home. Here’s our updating list of what to watch.
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Chuck E. Cheese Reveals the Locations of Restaurants Closing Permanently

Chuck E. Cheese has revealed the locations of the restaurants that will close permanently.The company filed for bankruptcy last month. Read on.
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Tom Hanks Says Doing One's Part Is 'So Simple' in First TV Interview Since Recovering From COVID-19

Tom Hanks knows firsthand the effects of coronavirus and gave his first television interview on the “Today” Show for his upcoming movie “Greyhound.”
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Economist Predicts U.S. Recovery Is Unlikely Before 2022

The impacts of the coronavirus pandemic could be felt for some time in the United States, according to an economist who has been recognized for his accurate predictions in the past.
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