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Teenager Who Shared Coronavirus Infection on Instagram Threatened with Arrest by Police, Lawsuit Says

A lawsuit filed Thursday said a patrol sergeant following a sheriff’s orders violated a Wisconsin teenager’s First and Fourteenth Amendment rights by telling her to remove an Instagram post, in which she said she was suffering from COVID-19 symptoms.

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CDC reviewing ‘stunning’ universal testing results from Boston homeless shelter

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now “actively looking into” results from universal COVID-19 testing at Pine Street Inn homeless shelter.

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Everything we know about the Google/Apple COVID-19 contact tracing tech

Here’s how it works, what it does, why it matters and links to further information.


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Top Israeli Professor Plots Rates of New Infections in a Dozen Countries and Makes a Stunning Discovery

Tel Aviv University Professor Isaac Ben-Israel is a prominent Israeli mathematician, analyst, and former general and is considered to be highly credible, but he is not a medical expert.

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Cluelessly Contagious: A Study Reveals 32% of Undiagnosed Folks Contracted the Virus, Many Surprised They Were a Carrier

This past week, Massachusetts General Hospital researchers took to the streets of Chelsea for a Wuhan flu experiment: They asked passersby to take a blood test which identifies coronavirus antibodies.

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Less than half of L.A. County residents still have jobs amid coronavirus crisis

Because of the colossal impact that the coronavirus outbreak has had on the U.S. economy, less than half of Los Angeles County residents — 45% compared with 61% in mid-March — still hold a job, a decline of 16 percentage points, or an estimated 1.3 million jobs, according to findings from a national survey released Friday.

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CDC Director: Coronavirus Death Toll Will Be ‘Much, Much, Much Lower’ than Projected

Appearing Monday on AM 1030 KVOI Radio, Dr. Robert Redfield, the Director of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), predicted that the death toll from the Chinese coronavirus will be “much, much, much lower” than the models have projected due to Americans following social distancing recommendations.

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We Have Sacrificed Our Constitutional Freedoms to Fight a Virus, Will We Ever Get Them Back

Smarter people than me have noted over the years that totalitarianism always arrives wearing a smiley face. Ronald Reagan was fond of saying, “The nine most terrifying words in the English language are: I’m from the Government, and I’m here to help.

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Bill de Blasio Threatens to ‘Permanently’ Shut Down Churches and Synagogues

I have a feeling this guy has never met a provision of the Constitution that he believes applies to him.

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What the Media Isn’t Telling You About the United States’ Coronavirus Case Numbers

When President Trump said this week that the United States had done more testing than South Korea, USA Today was quick to fact-check his claim…