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Apple And Google Working On App That Will Track Coronavirus

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Technology giants Apple and Google are joining forces to create an app that will help authorities track exposure to the coronavirus using Bluetooth technology. According to CNN, the companies announced that they are working on a platform to enable contact tracing, a measure that will identify people who have been …

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Brooklyn Principal, 36, Dies From Coronavirus Complications


A Brooklyn principal has died due to complications from the coronavirus. Dezann Romain was only 36 years old, and has become the first known coronavirus death of a New York City public school staff, officials said Monday. Romain was the principal at Brooklyn Democracy Academy high school in Brownsville. It’s …

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Oregon Church Responsible For The State’s Largest Coronavirus Outbreak

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A church in Salem, Oregon, has become the epicenter of the state’s largest coronavirus outbreak. State authorities revealed on Tuesday that 236 people from the church tested positive for the disease. The Lighthouse Pentecostal Church in Union County held services in April and May despite COVID-19 restrictions that limited gatherings. …

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Detroit Pistons’ Christian Woods Test Positive For Coronavirus

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Detroit Pistons’ Christian Woods is the third known NBA player to test positive for the Coronavirus, according to ESPN. Along with Woods, Utah Jazz players Rudy Gobert and Donovan Mitchell have also tested positive for the virus. Go Bert was the first NBA player to test positive for coronavirus before …

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Colleges Face Potential Closures Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Colleges Face Closures

The coronavirus pandemic is threatening every industry in the world, and the higher education system is no exception. “Everybody’s worried,” says Kevin Cavanagh, vice president for enrollment management at Bloomfield College outside Newark, N.J. The school attracts nearly 1,700 students, mostly black and Hispanic. “You don’t know what the variables …

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17-Year-Old Dies From Coronavirus Disease 


A 17-year-old Louisiana patient has died from COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the coronavirus, according to the Louisiana Department of Health. However, it remains unclear if the patient had any pre-existing health conditions, as the department failed to identify the teen and detail their medical history. Despite the lack …

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Tiger At The Bronx Zoo Tests Positive For Coronavirus

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A four-year-old Malayan tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for coronavirus. The Malayan tiger, along with six other lions and tigers who have become sick, are believed to have caught the virus by a zoo employee who was infected. The zoo in the Bronx, New York, has been …

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Fired Navy Captain Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Captain Brett Crozier

Navy Captain Brett Crozier was relieved of his duties on USS Theodore Roosevelt after reaching out for help about a coronavirus outbreak aboard. Days later, Captain Crozier has tested positive for the Coronavirus. He began showing symptoms of the virus before being removed last Thursday, according to the NY Times. …

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Convicted Rapist Harvey Weinstein Test Positive For Coronavirus

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Convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein has tested positive for the Coronavirus just 23 days after starting his 23-year State prison sentence, according to Daily News. The disgraced movie mogul is one of two inmates Wende Correctional Facility in Alden that has tested positive for the virus. According to officials, it’s possible …

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