Las Vegas is sticking homeless people in a parking lot while 150,000 hotel rooms are empty. Many cities around the world are dealing with homelessness in the era of COVID-19 in different ways.
DailyMail US: Connecticut governor says people will have to wait FIVE WEEKS for their unemployment checks
ABC: Florida man delivers toilet paper using drone during COVID-19 lockdown
New York Post:
Texas border town orders residents to cover faces amid coronavirus crisis
Boeing is expected to offer early retirement and buyout packages to employees as it deals with impacts from the coronavirus outbreak, the Wall Street Journal reports
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has promised that by this Friday small business owners can apply for a new, forgivable loan to help keep their businesses afloat during the coronavirus crisis.
COVID-19 - Death toll hits 196 in African countries
MalayMail: Saudi urges Muslims to defer Haj plans over Covid-19
AP: Health experts say there's no evidence the new coronavirus is spread through food.
ABCWorldNews: Global coronavirus cases climbed over 900,000 on Wednesday—just one day after the number of diagnosed cases topped 800,000.
NBCNews: Spanish coronavirus death toll reaches 9,053 after recording 864 fatalities in 24 hours, the highest number in the country's outbreak so far.
Spain has also reported a record 100,000 cases of the virus.
A pet cat has tested positive for the coronavirus in Hong Kong after its owner was confirmed with having the virus, the city’s Agricultural and Fisheries department said, cautioning that the animal has not shown any signs of the disease.
CNN: Portugal has given all migrants and asylum seekers full citizenship rights, granting them full access to the country's healthcare as the outbreak of the novel coronavirus escalates in the country
ABC Politics: 15 states, 1 U.S. territory postpone primaries amid COVID-19 threat: — Alaska — Connecticut — Delaware — Georgia — Hawaii — Indiana — Kentucky — Louisiana — Maryland — New York — Ohio — Pennsylvania — Puerto Rico — Rhode Island — West Virginia — Wyoming
CNN: A 13-year-old in London is thought to be the UK's youngest known victim of the novel coronavirus
CNBC: Dow finishes lower by more than 970 points, S&P 500 slides 4.4%..
CNN: “No state in America has enough ventilators," says Maryland’s Republican Gov. Larry Hogan.
CDC: Practice social distancing by putting space between yourself and others. Continue to practice healthy habits to help slow the spread of COVID-19.
• Wash your hands for at least 20 seconds
• Clean and then disinfect frequently used surfaces
• Stay home if you’re sick
• Avoid touching your face