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Winter Party Attendee Dies of COVID-19 in Florida

Winter Party Attendee Dies of COVID-19 in Florida

NEWS | Mar 29
A 40-year-old man, who attended the Winter Party festival, was one of the first COVID-19 related deaths in Miami-Date Country.

Trump Adds 30 Days to Distancing Guidelines as Virus Spreads

Trump Adds 30 Days to Distancing Guidelines as Virus Spreads

NEWS | By Zeke Miller | Mar 29
President Donald Trump is extending the voluntary national shutdown for a month as sickness and death from the coronavirus pandemic rise in the U.S.

Country Singer Joe Diffie Dies of Coronavirus Complications

Country Singer Joe Diffie Dies of Coronavirus Complications

NEWS | Mar 29
Country singer Joe Diffie, who had a string of hits in the 1990s with chart-topping ballads and honky-tonk singles like "Home" and "Pickup Man," has died after testing positive for COVID-19. He was 61.

Watch: With 'SNL' Off, Judge Jeanine Pirro Provides (Unintentional) Laughs

Watch: With 'SNL' Off, Judge Jeanine Pirro Provides (Unintentional) Laughs

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Mar 29
"Saturday Night Live" may currently be off the air but Judge Jeanine Pirro provided much comic relief to TV viewers last night when she broadcasted from her bunker, er home.

'On My Block' Cast Seeks Truth in Playing Inner-City Teens

'On My Block' Cast Seeks Truth in Playing Inner-City Teens

ENTERTAINMENT | By Amanda Lee Myers | Mar 29
Cast members of Netflix's "On My Block" say they feel honored to be able to represent teenagers who've long seen themselves portrayed as stereotypes.

In Virus Times, Have Americans Found a Shared Experience?

In Virus Times, Have Americans Found a Shared Experience?

NEWS | By Ted Anthony | Mar 29
As an uneasy March unspooled, as coronavirus dread descended upon the United States, it became commonplace — and, for public figures, quite practical — to point out how, unlike most major events in the 21st century, this was an unusually communal moment.

Up to 200K Deaths Foreseen in US as Spain, Italy Demand Help

Up to 200K Deaths Foreseen in US as Spain, Italy Demand Help

NEWS | By Matt Sedensky and Michael R. Sisak | Mar 29
The coronavirus outbreak could kill 100,000 to 200,000 Americans, the U.S. government's top infectious-disease expert warned on Sunday.

Fauci Says Coronavirus Deaths in US Could Top 100,000

Fauci Says Coronavirus Deaths in US Could Top 100,000

NEWS | By Zeke Miller | Mar 29
As the White House looks for ways to restore normalcy in parts of the U.S., the government's foremost infection disease expert says the country could experience more than 100,000 deaths.

Polish Composer, Conductor Krzysztof Penderecki Dies at 86

Polish Composer, Conductor Krzysztof Penderecki Dies at 86

ENTERTAINMENT | By Monika Scislowska | Mar 29
Krzysztof Penderecki, an award-winning conductor and one of the world's most popular contemporary classical music composers whose works have featured in Hollywood films like "The Shining" and "Shutter Island," died Sunday.

Longtime Soap Opera Actor John Callahan Dies at 66

Longtime Soap Opera Actor John Callahan Dies at 66

NEWS | Mar 29
Actor John Callahan, known for playing Edmund Grey on "All My Children" and also starring on other soaps including "Days of Our Lives," "Santa Barbara" and "Falcon Crest," has died. He was 66.


Entertainment

Kristen Bell Hosts Nick Pandemic Special for Kids, Families

Kristen Bell Hosts Nick Pandemic Special for Kids, Families

TELEVISION | By Lynn Elber | Mar 29
Kristen Bell is hosting a Nickelodeon special with a "kid's-eye view" of the coronavirus pandemic to address youngsters' concerns and help families weather the crisis, the channel said Friday.


Technology

'Off the Charts': Virus Hot Spots Grow in Middle America

'Off the Charts': Virus Hot Spots Grow in Middle America

SCIENCE | By Kat Stafford and Martha Irvine | Mar 29
The coronavirus continued its unrelenting spread across the United States with fatalities doubling in two days and authorities saying Saturday that an infant who tested positive had died.


Finance

Insurers Sank Connecticut's 'Public Option.' Would A National Version Survive?

Insurers Sank Connecticut's 'Public Option.' Would A National Version Survive?

HEALTH | By Shefali Luthra | Mar 10
The stunning 2019 defeat of a plan to implement such a policy in Connecticut — a solidly blue, or liberal-leaning, state — shows how difficult it may be to enact even "moderate" solutions.


Cars

Edmunds: 5 High-Tech Vehicles for Less Than $36,000

AUTO NEWS | By Rex Tokeshi-Torres, Edmunds | Mar 28
The fact is, if you want a high-tech car today it can quickly get expensive. With that in mind, the experts at Edmunds have picked their favorite high-tech vehicles for under $36,000.


Style

5 Cocktail Recipes to Weather the Weekend

5 Cocktail Recipes to Weather the Weekend

FOOD/DRINK | Mar 27
Home bars have never been more well-stocked, but what to do with all of those spirits? Shake up a new recipe with one of these libations from some of the country's best bartenders and drinking destinations.


Travel

Trump: No Quarantine, But Travel Advisory for NY, CT and NJ

Trump: No Quarantine, But Travel Advisory for NY, CT and NJ

NATIONAL | By Zeke Miller and Colleen Long | Mar 29
President Donald Trump backed away from calling for a quarantine for coronavirus hotspots in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, instead directing Saturday night that a "strong Travel Advisory" be issued to stem the spread of the outbreak.


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.