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Pastor Arrested for Violating Rules Amid Virus Outbreak

Pastor Arrested for Violating Rules Amid Virus Outbreak

NEWS | By Tamara Lush and Chris O'meara | Mar 31
Florida officials have arrested the pastor of a megachurch after detectives say he held two Sunday services with hundreds of people and violated a safer-at-home order in place to limit the spread of the coronavirus.

Royal No More: Harry and Meghan Start Uncertain New Chapter

Royal No More: Harry and Meghan Start Uncertain New Chapter

NEWS | By Jill Lawless | Mar 31
Prince Harry and his wife Meghan officially make the transition Tuesday from senior members of Britain's royal family to — well, it's unclear. International celebrities, charity patrons, global influencers?

Backlash Continues for Mario and Mark's Workout Adventure

Backlash Continues for Mario and Mark's Workout Adventure

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Mar 31
Mario Lopez and Mark Wahlberg's workout video went viral, and the reaction has set in.

'Twinks4Trump' Founder Jams East Village Apt for 'Corona Potluck'

'Twinks4Trump' Founder Jams East Village Apt for 'Corona Potluck'

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 31
Alt-right "Twinks4Trump" founder Lucian Wintrich recently held a "Corona Potluck" at his East Village apartment.

Tenor Placido Domingo Feels 'Fine' After Coronavirus

Tenor Placido Domingo Feels 'Fine' After Coronavirus

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 31
Tenor Placido Domingo said Monday he is resting at home after catching the new coronavirus. Domingo said in a statement that he is "at home and I feel fine."

Europe's Hospitals Among Best, But Can't Handle Pandemic

Europe's Hospitals Among Best, But Can't Handle Pandemic

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Maria Cheng | Mar 31
As increasing numbers of European hospitals buckle under the strain of tens of thousands of coronavirus patients, the crisis has exposed a surprising paradox: Some of the world's best health systems are remarkably ill-equipped to handle a pandemic.

Idaho Governor Signs into Law Anti-Transgender Legislation

Idaho Governor Signs into Law Anti-Transgender Legislation

NEWS | By Keith Ridler | Mar 31
Idaho Gov. Brad Little on Monday signed into law two anti-transgender bills, making Idaho the first among states that introduced some 40 such bills this year to enact them.

White House Turns to Statistical Models for Virus Forecast

White House Turns to Statistical Models for Virus Forecast

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Richard Alonso-Zaldivar, Lauren Neergaard | Mar 31
Like forecasters tracking a megastorm, White House officials are relying on statistical models to help predict the impact of the coronavirus outbreak and try to protect as many people as possible.

Michigan Lawmaker Killed by Virus Hailed as Cheerful Battler

Michigan Lawmaker Killed by Virus Hailed as Cheerful Battler

NEWS | By John Flesher | Mar 31
State Rep. Isaac Robinson was devoted to politics and Detroit, battling for decades on behalf of the city's underdogs until succumbing to its latest scourge: the coronavirus.

ABC's Karl Calls Rubio's Tweet on Media Outrageous, Hurtful

ABC's Karl Calls Rubio's Tweet on Media Outrageous, Hurtful

NEWS | Mar 31
The president of the White House Correspondents' Association on Monday called on Florida Sen. Marco Rubio to apologize for a tweet saying some media members "can't contain their delight" at reports of Americans getting the coronavirus.


Entertainment

McConaughey Says Stay Home Now, Great Things May Lie Ahead

McConaughey Says Stay Home Now, Great Things May Lie Ahead

CELEBRITIES | By Gary Gerard Hamilton | Mar 31
Matthew McConaughey has gone from advertising for going out and driving to selling people on staying home, and says that successfully navigating this crisis could bring great things from Hollywood and humanity.


Business

'Please Come Help Us': New York Begs for Medical Workers

'Please Come Help Us': New York Begs for Medical Workers

LEGAL | By Jocelyn Noveck, Larry Neumeister, and Marina Villeneuve | Mar 31
New York's governor appealed for medical volunteers Monday amid a "staggering" number of coronavirus deaths, as he and health officials warned that the crisis unfolding in New York City is just a preview.


Finance

Ptown Select Board Member Ignites Controversy with Viral Post

Ptown Select Board Member Ignites Controversy with Viral Post

NATIONAL | Mar 30
Travel to Provincetown during the COVID-19 crisis became an issue this past week when Select Board member Lise King "posted a Facebook message on Thursday that she found painful to write.


Cars

Administration to Release Final Rule on Mileage Rollback

Administration to Release Final Rule on Mileage Rollback

AUTO NEWS | By Ellen Knickmeter and Tom Krisher | Mar 31
President Donald Trump is poised to roll back ambitious Obama-era vehicle mileage standards, gutting one of the United States' biggest efforts against climate change.


Style

The Fashionable History of Social Distancing

The Fashionable History of Social Distancing

FASHION | Mar 31
Fashion can play an important role in the project of social distancing, whether the space created helps solve a health crisis or keep away pesky suitors.


Health/Fitness

Social Distancing May be the Chance to Get Sleep Patterns Closer to What Nature Intended

Social Distancing May be the Chance to Get Sleep Patterns Closer to What Nature Intended

HEALTH | Mar 31
Besides the threats and challenges, this time actually provides hidden opportunities as well. When is the last time that the majority of any population stayed at home for days, often without need to use alarm clocks?


Travel

Stranded Cruise Ship Hit by Virus Begs Florida to Dock

Stranded Cruise Ship Hit by Virus Begs Florida to Dock

By Adriana Gomez Licon | Mar 31
Dozens on board the Holland America Line ship have reported flu-like symptoms and four people have died, with at least two of the deaths blamed on the coronavirus by Panamanian authorities.


Nightlife

The Beat Goes on: Locked-Down Berlin Clubs Take Party Online

The Beat Goes on: Locked-Down Berlin Clubs Take Party Online

INTERNATIONAL | By Jona Kallgren | Mar 26
Locked down due to the coronavirus pandemic, the nightclubs in the German capital have decided to keep the beat going — at least online.