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Chinese struggle to return to work as virus…

Millions of Chinese workers are streaming back to factories, shops and offices but many still face anti-coronavirus controls that add to their financial losses and aggravation

Zantac Pulled Cancer Risk Cited

The FDA has pulled Zantac and related generic drugs from store shelves citing a cancer risk.

Sprint and T-Mobile Complete $30 Billion Merger

Sprint and T-Mobile Complete $30 Billion Merger The nation's third and fourth-largest wireless carriers have finally united after a long process to become more competitive. With more than 100 million users, the newly-formed company has the base to challenge other mobile giants such as AT&T and Verizon. As part of the deal, T-Mobile's longtime CEO, John Legere, stepped down from his post, and COO Mike Sievert will take over in May 2020. The company will make use of the added infrastructure from Sprint to develop and deploy 5G service to its customers. As part of the deal, those on Sprint's prepaid brand, Boost, will be going to Dish as part of a divestiture T-Mobile agreed to with the Justice Department.

Virus deaths, unemployment accelerating across…

Coronavirus deaths are mounting with alarming speed in Spain, Italy and New York, the most lethal hot spot in the United States

What Is Relationship Anxiety?

When thinking of a relationship between partners, the first words that come to mind are usually "pleasure, comfort, and love." However, some people may experience persistent anxiety when in a relationship.

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Tips for a Stable and Faster Internet Connection

Tips for a Stable and Faster Internet Connection As millions of people self-isolate to help flatten the curve of COVID-19, internet usage has surged, causing strain on connections. As a result, YouTube even announced plans to reduce video quality over the course of a month to better handle the high demand. Here are some tips to make your connection more stable during the coronavirus pandemic: 1. Make sure your router is connected properly and placed in an ideal area. Keep it away from TVs, cordless phones and stereos. 2. Don't use your microwave. According to U.K. telecoms regulator Ofcom, using your microwave can interfere with Wi-Fi signals. 3. Disconnect other devices from the Wi-Fi when you're not using them. They can use the internet in the background even when you're not using them, causing your connection to slow down. 4. Connect your computer to your router via Ethernet. Connecting your computer directly to the router provides better internet speeds than Wi-Fi.

The Latest: Tokyo to rent out facility for virus…

Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike on Friday said the city is preparing rent out a hotel or a public facility for patients with no or slight symptoms to relieve hospitals’ burdens

Foods You Should Consider Eating If You’re Over 50

As humans age, their body needs more nutrient-dense foods and vitamins for optimal health.

Boost the schmooze? Trump wants tax dining…

At a time of social distancing, President Donald Trump is leaning into his plea to Congress to restore full tax benefits prized by business for fine dining and schmoozing

COVID-19: Religion Bringing Comfort_Digital

We examine how religion is chasing in the face of the crisis as places of worship across the country alter the way they hold their services. With commentary from Rev. Mark Airey of Good Shepard Lutheran Church, Healdsburg.

Jobs report Friday is expected to end record…

After a record 113 straight months of hiring, the government’s monthly jobs report Friday is expected to show that the American jobs machine came to a sudden halt in March as a result of the coronavirus

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COVID-19: Religion Bringing Comfort_Broadcast

We examine how religion is chasing in the face of the crisis as places of worship across the country alter the way they hold their services. With commentary from Rev. Mark Airey of Good Shepard Lutheran Church, Healdsburg. SCRIPT: RELIGION IS OFTEN AT THE HEART OF A COMMUNITY BUT FOR MANY HOUSES OF WORSHIP THAT PHYSICAL MEETING IS MOVING TO AN ONLINE SANCTUARY. AS RESTRICTIONS ON GATHERINGS GROW AND CALLS FOR SOCIAL DISTANCING INCREASE, RELIGIOUS LEADERS ACROSS THE UNITED STATES ARE TRYING TO MEET THEIR CONGREGATIONS NOT IN THE PEW BUT ON THEIR COUCHES. (((SOTjoelosteen 13:24 you know you can make church anywhere You can praise anywhere, you can praise in the car, you can praise in your bathtub so come on join in the praise with us today 13:34 DAILY CONGREGATIONAL PRAYERS ARE REQUIRED FOR MUSLIMS, HOWEVER, AS THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC SPREADS MOSQUES ARE CLOSING AND URGING MEMBERS TO INSTEAD PRAY AT HOME. (((SOT IMAM OMAR SULEIMAN))) AS PASSOVER APPROACHES, SYNAGOGUES ARE OFFERING VIRTUAL SEDERS FOR CONGREGATIONS BATTLING THIS MODERN PLAGUE. EARLY ON THE CATHOLIC CHURCH BEGAN RESTRICTING COMMUNION AND BLESSINGS AS ARCHDIOCESES CLOSED CATHEDRAL DOORS ACROSS THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA. PARISHES ARE BEING ASKED TO REASSURE THE COMMUNITY THROUGH THE RINGING OF BELLS. BUT NOW THE ARCHDIOCESE OF LOS ANGELES HAVE ANNOUNCED THE UNTHINKABLE FOR MANY DEVOUT CATHOLICS, NO EASTER MASS. WITH PRESIDENT TRUMP RECOMMENDING A SHELTER IN PLACE UNTIL MAY A RECKONING FOR THE ENTIRE CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY. (((SOT REV MARK AIREY 4:54 So with Easter we want to get together we want to celebrate, but we are also cognizant that it might not happen))) WHILE MANY CONGREGATIONS ARE MOVING TO DIGITAL OTHERS ARE GOING OLD SCHOOL WITH ONE CHURCH IN TEXAS OFFERING A “DRIVE-IN” SUNDAY SERVICE. (((SOT REV MARK AIREY COVID 19 has put a very different spin on how we do pastoral care, for me, I have been utilizing the Internet to be in contact with my parishioners every day and overcome the worry and anxiety that is out there)))

Testing issues cloud scope of California's virus…

California is ramping up testing for coronavirus even as a backlog of nearly 60,000 pending tests grows

Stress Symptoms: What To Watch For

In today's fast-paced world, stress is common, but often people don't know the symptoms and signs which cause the mind and body to pay a high price.

Drop in sales mean Powerball jackpots will get…

Look for Powerball jackpots to get even smaller as the new coronavirus keeps more people at home, not out buying lottery tickets

Repressed Emotions: Finding And Releasing Them

Chances are there are some deeply buried emotions inside of you that refuse to recognize.

Tesla's 1Q car sales surged before pandemic shut…

Tesla's sales of its increasingly popular electric cars got off to fast start this year

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Can You Overdose On Marijuana?

The controversial question of whether or not you can overdose on marijuana is often discussed among those who frequently use it.

World Bank OKs first $1.9B for poor countries…

The World Bank has approved its first funds to help some of the globe’s poorer countries combat the coronavirus outbreak