White House holds press conference as U.S. confirmed cases rise to 290,000 (LIVE) | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. White House coronavirus task force provides an update. RELATED: https://bit.ly/2R5I745 Americans know they are facing a threat, but they aren’t sure exactly how it may impact the economy, the country’s politics or society at large. Public health officials can’t say when social distancing or quarantines will end. Some people don’t know whether…

Coronavirus around the world: April 4, 2020

From Global News. The top COVID-19 stories today: Spain has the second-most COVID-19 cases in the world. The CDC now recommends wearing masks in public. Turkish police turn a drug bust into stay-at-home message. China holds a national mourning ceremony for victims of the virus outbreak. Barbados residents line up for supplies ahead of the…

Cuomo: NY within 7-day range of virus apex

From Associated Press. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says the cases of coronavirus infections are increasing across the state. At a briefing on Saturday, Cuomo said the state was set to reach the apex within seven days. (April 4). Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/…

Gov. Andrew Cuomo addresses latest with COVID-19’s effect on New York | USA TODAY

From USA TODAY. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo holds a press conference on the coronavirus pandemic. RELATED: A neurosurgeon who caught COVID-19 share what it’s like to have the virus https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vGJe3R6NMIw The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus marched to another record-setting pace early Saturday, with nearly 1,200 deaths in 24 hours as federal emergency…

How Zoom Rose To The Top During Social Distancing

From CNBC. Zoom has gained an incredible amount of popularity, but that popularity comes at a cost. The company is under intense scrutiny now that hundreds of millions of people are using the platform. But Zoom is in the game for the long haul, if it can survive a post-COVID-19 world, and can continue to…

Coronavirus outbreak: Ontario health officials provide update on province’s COVID-19 response | LIVE

From Global News. Ontario associate chief medical officer of health Dr. Barbara Yaffe and Ontario chief medical officer of Health Dr. David Williams provide an update on the province’s ongoing COVID-19 response on Saturday. Ontario reported 375 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday morning, bringing the provincial total to 3,630. 27 new deaths were also…

‘Corona’ chorus unites voice around the world

From Associated Press. More than 100 people from around the world virtually sing together in the Corona Community Chorus. It seeks to ease anxiety over the coronavirus outbreak through music. (April 4) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through…

Today in History for April 4th

From Associated Press. Highlights of this day in history: Martin Luther King Jr. is assasinated; President William Henry Harrison dies; Hank Aaron hits 714th career home run; Maya Angelou is born. (April 4) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/

Coronavirus recovery stories offer hope as US crisis persists | Nightline

From ABC News. Titou Phommachanh, 44, says his wife and daughters were his motivation to fight COVID-19 during his three-week hospital stay. Taylor Young’s family is hopeful the 26-year-old will recover. WATCH NIGHTLINE EPISODES: https://abc.go.com/shows/nightline ALSO AVAILABLE ON HULU: https://hulu.tv/2wSmSrZ #Nightline #PresidentTrump #CoronaVirus #Quarantine #ShelterInPlace #Ventilators #SocialDistancing #TitouPhommachanh

Coronavirus outbreak: Field hospitals being constructed across Canada

From Global News. Jeff Semple reports on the field hospitals and temporary treatment centres being built across Canada, in hopes of relieving the mounting pressure on our health care system. Plus, Ross Lord explains how struggling hotels are now checking in front line workers of the pandemic, and some types of medical patients. MORE: https://globalnews.ca/news/6770241/coronavirus-canada-military/…

Trump fires Inspector General Atkinson: Report

Fox News has disabled video embedding. Opening this will redirect you to their YouTube page to watch the video. Michael Atkinson handled the whistleblower complaint that triggered President Trump’s impeachment; Kevin Corke reports. #FoxNews FOX News operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Radio, FOX News Headlines 24/7, FOXNews.com and…

More than 700,000 jobs were lost in March

From ABC News. Millions of Americans are eagerly awaiting government relief from the recently passed stimulus package. ABC News Live Prime, Weekdays at 7EST & 9EST WATCH the ABC News Live Stream Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_Ma8oQLmSM SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc

Governors criticized for not ordering ‘stay-at-home’ mandate

From ABC News. There is a complicated reality in the nine states not yet hard-hit by the coronavirus. ABC News Live Prime, Weekdays at 7EST & 9EST WATCH the ABC News Live Stream Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_Ma8oQLmSM SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER:…