Coronavirus Live Blog 5.29.2020

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Masks helped keep Japan’s COVID-19 death toll low, says expert panel

Coronavirus updates: San Francisco imposes stronger mask requirements


Half of newly diagnosed coronavirus cases in Washington are in people under 40 

Researchers ponder why covid appears more deadly in the U.S. and Europe than in Asia 

Who is still getting infected in NY; Who are they? Essential workers, one doctor said. Essential workers’ families, said another. The elderly. People in poor neighborhoods in the Bronx. People living in such crowded conditions that social distancing within the home is impossible. Outside the city, farm workers.

London transit workers being spit and coughed on. One has since died of covid.

Chicago to partially reopen June 3

Illinois Is Only State to Meet All Federal Criteria for Reopening, Will Move to Phase 3 on Friday 

South Korea re-imposes some social restrictions to combat new virus cases 

Rural California county see 1st virus cases, slows reopening

Omaha sees increase in cases, hospitalizations and people on ventilators. Part of their case increase is testing increase tied to a meat plant.

Google’s work from home strategy includes a $1,000 allowance – It still wants to bring workers back to the office over time.

People are mistaking stimulus payments for junk mail or a scam

‘I need the food’: Ag Department food box program beset by delays – A small company in San Antonio has highlighted flaws in a USDA program to feed the needy during the pandemic.

Salaries Get Chopped for Many Americans Who Manage to Keep Jobs 

Pirate Capitalism (Private Equity) looting/pillaging is making covid19 worse: “COVID-19 Brings Private Equity Investment in Nursing Homes into the Spotlight

Some businesses pledge to keep out customers who cover their faces









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