‘We are in dire need’: Toronto nurse sends public video plea for supplies from inside a COVID-19 unit

A nurse working in a COVID-19 unit in a Toronto hospital issued stark video pleas for people to make, sew or buy supplies to help her and her colleagues cope with the growing COVID-19 pandemic. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost       

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State prisons to release 3,500 nonviolent inmates early because of coronavirus threat

California’s prison system will release an estimated 3,500 inmates early to keep the novel coronavirus from spreading behind bars, state officials announced Tuesday. The state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said the first batch of nonviolent prisoners will be released to parole up to 30 days early, while the next group will be released up […]

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The World Is Running Out Of Condoms As Factories Face COVID-19 Lockdown

The World Is Running Out Of Condoms As Factories Face COVID-19 Lockdown Authored by Elias Marat via TheMindUnleashed.com, We’ve all seen the jokes on social media about how nine months from now a new generation will be born that will eventually be dubbed “Coronials” – and once they come of age, “quaranteens.” After all, if […]

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New Chargers Chris Harris Jr., Bryan Bulaga are fans of team’s talent, versatility

Free-agent acquisitions Chris Harris Jr., Bryan Bulaga and Nick Vigil won’t get to adjust with their new Chargers teammates anytime soon, but they’ve been learning new roles at home. Harris has spent most of his time keeping his daughters entertained while in quarantine because of the coronavirus pandemic. They’re doing homework, arts and crafts and […]

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Coronavirus help: $349 billion in loans coming soon for small businesses

A $349 billion, low-interest loan program for small businesses dealing with the economic fallout of the novel coronavirus outbreak could be up and running by week’s end. The Paycheck Protection Program, designed to help small businesses meet payrolls and avoid layoffs, was unveiled Tuesday by the U.S. Small Business Administration and the Treasury Department. It’s […]

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7 chicken soups in the San Fernando Valley to soothe the stay-at-home soul

It is not without cosmic significance that one of the best-selling book series of the past two decades has been “Chicken Soup for the Soul,” of which there are dozens. Chicken soup, hot and soothing, is a balm, edible Valium, medicine for what ails you, body and, yup, soul. My mother did not make a […]

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