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Leo DiCaprio, Robert DeNiro offer fans walk-on movie role for viral 'All In Challenge'

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 5:58pm

The "All In Challenge" is taking off, with celebrities like Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro and Justin Bieber offering life experiences for charity.

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Maryland police remind residents to wear pants to mailbox: 'This is your final warning'

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 5:11pm

As working from home becomes the new norm during the coronavirus pandemic, shirts have become more essential than pants, according to Walmart.

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Has NASA discovered another Earth? Perhaps

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 4:50pm

Astronomers have discovered a planet nearly the same size as Earth that orbits in its star's habitable zone, where liquid water could exist on its surface.

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27 things that will make your life easier in quarantine

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 4:43pm

Feel like your quarantine isn't going as smoothly as it could be? These things, like robot vacuums, smart plugs, and Instant Pots, help simplify life at home.

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Married 44 years, 'inseparable' New Jersey couple die of coronavirus just days apart

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 4:16pm

Susana and Alfredo Pabatao had a love story straight from the movies. The two health care workers died in the same hospital last month.

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Stimulus program for small business nearly depleted as Congress still negotiating a deal

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 3:39pm

Over roughly two weeks, about 90% of the billions set aside to help businesses stay afloat during the coronavirus pandemic has been allocated.

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Florida ER doctor regains custody of 4-year-old daughter after losing her amid coronavirus fears

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 3:31pm

"While we are beyond grateful for today's ruling, we know that this matter is far from over," said Dr. Theresa Greene's attorney.

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More than 400 TSA officers test positive for coronavirus; a third employee dies in Atlanta

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 3:31pm

A third TSA employee has died of the coronavirus, according to the agency, and 405 officers have tested positive at 51 airports.

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Thousands converge to protest Michigan governor's stay-home order in 'Operation Gridlock'

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 3:29pm

Protesters said the stay home order is crippling their businesses and some called on the governor to be recalled.

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50-car pileup shuts down parts of icy Chicago expressway

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 3:01pm

About 50 vehicles were involved in a pileup along the Kennedy Expressway in Chicago after a wintry blast brought ice and snow overnight.

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A 'Kennedy curse' or 'America's royal family'? Author James Patterson explores an American dynasty

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 3:01pm

The legacy of Joe Kennedy Sr. resonated through generations, a patriarch's imperative to try harder and take risks that led to triumph and tragedy.

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Air pollution has dropped by 30% in the Northeast, NASA says. Are coronavirus stay-at-home orders responsible?

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 2:55pm

Cities such as Washington, Philadelphia and New York are seeing significant improvement in air quality as people stay home because of the coronavirus.

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Study of Trump-touted chloroquine for coronavirus stopped due to heart problems, deaths

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 2:52pm

Brazilian doctors stopped a test of chloroquine, a drug President Trump has promoted, after only six days because it was causing heart problems.

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Nintendo Switches are selling out—here's where you can still buy one

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 1:58pm

Nintendo Switches are selling out as people are bored at home for the coronavirus. Here's where you can still get one.

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Luisana Lopilato defends Michael Bublé against criticism: 'I have no doubts who my husband is'

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 1:10pm

Michael Bublé's wife, Argentinian actress Luisana Lopilato, is defending her husband against online criticism.

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ER doctor and Ebola survivor to Trump: Build World Health Organization, don't tear it down

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 1:09pm

Amid coronavirus, we need WHO more than ever. We should be strengthening, not diminishing, our ability to shorten this pandemic and prevent the next.

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Social distancing until 2022? It's possible without coronavirus vaccine, treatments, experts say

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 1:02pm

The study argues intermittent social distancing is better than one prolonged instance because it helps the population build immunity to the virus.

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Hall of Fame Green Bay Packers defensive end Willie Davis dies at 85

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 1:00pm

Born the son of sharecroppers, Hall of Fame Green Bay Packers defensive end Willie Davis never took success for granted.

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Can I still go for a walk, run under stay at home orders? Should I wear a mask?

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 12:54pm

With 42 states issuing stay-at-home orders, many Americans are wondering if it's still safe to go outside. Experts say yes, under these circumstances.

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Cleveland Browns' new uniforms look a lot like their old ones

USA Today - April 15, 2020 - 12:30pm

The Cleveland Browns became the latest NFL team to alter its uniforms in 2020, opting for a classic retro look. No changes were made to orange helmet.

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