HEADLINES: • Wuhan's Leishenshan COVID-19 hospital closes • Coronavirus kills fifty people in NYC's Education Department • President Trump meets with patients who recovered..
The Daily Beast: Mark Cuban confirms "advisory" role on Trump’s new economic panel
CGTN: Wuhan's Leishenshan Hospital, especially built for COVID-19 patients, closes on Wednesday
L.A. Daily News: 56,000-plus applications pour in for prepaid ‘Angeleno’ debit cards, offered by LA mayor’s coronavirus fund
The White House:
President Donald Trump met with former Coronavirus patients who have fully recuperated from the illness. He invited them to the White House to share their recovery stories with the American people.
New York Post: Florida man freed from jail over coronavirus allegedly murdered someone the next day
Financial Times: The US will halt funding to the World Health Organization after Donald Trump accused the global health body of ‘severely mismanaging and covering up’ the coronavirus pandemic
Donald J. Trump: “My Administration is committed to protecting the Homeland from the scourge of narco-terrorists and traffickers seeking to destabilize the United States and our Hemisphere. Our military deployments in the Caribbean & Eastern Pacific will endure until these threats are neutralized!"”
NPR: The U.S. Postal Service is asking lawmakers for as much as $89 billion to weather the financial storm caused by the coronavirus crisis. But President Trump has threatened to veto a relief package if aid to the agency is included.
NBC News: California Gov. Gavin Newsom reveals "framework" to eventually get the state back to work amid the coronavirus pandemic.
TMZ: Russell Wilson & Ciara Have Dance Party After Baby Gender Reveal, It's A Boy!
People: Cameron Mathison Gives Update on His Health: 'I've Got My Strength Back'
CNN: In a sermon, Bishop Gerald Glenn told his congregation, "I firmly believe that God is larger than this dreaded virus," and announced he was not afraid to die. On Sunday, it was announced that he had died after testing positive for Covid-19.
Daily Caller: Trump Says Sports Will Play A Role In Reopening Of Economy
The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday weighed in on the potential imposition on religious rights caused by COVID-19 state shutdown orders, siding with a Mississippi church that sued the city of Greenville.
MSNBC: A South Dakota pork plant has closed indefinitely after more than 400 of its workers test positive for coronavirus.
Daily Mail US: Mississippi family of four are saved from deadly tornado by their concrete safe room
ANI India: 5 new Coronavirus positive cases reported in Dharavi. The total number of positive cases in the area have now risen to 60 (including 7 deaths): Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) Mumbai
New York Daily: Coronavirus has taken an unbearable toll on NYC's Education Department, killing 50. They include: • 22 paraprofessionals • 21 teachers • 2 administrators • 2 central office staffers • 1 facilities employee • 1 guidance counselor • 1 food worker
Fast Company: Abu Dhabi is investing $100 million in indoor farming as it tries to become more resilient f
The Hollywood Reporter: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo took to the morning TV shows to push back against Trump 's claim of “total” authority to reopen the nation's virus-stalled economy
CBS News: Experts have expressed skepticism that the country will be able to reopen on May 1..