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Coronavirus By The Numbers, Space Force First & Meghan Markle’s New Job - Friday, March 27th, 2020

13 minutes

The news to know for Friday, March 27th, 2020! 

We’re breaking down the latest numbers to help highlight the impact of the new coronavirus: from how the U.S. is leading in a way we don’t want to which area is now considered the newest “hot spot.”

Plus, a few other things going on, including a first for the new Space Force, a new job for the Duchess of Sussex, and a heartwarming change of heart.

Those stories and more in less than 10 minutes!

Award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter Erica Mandy breaks it all down for you. 

Head to or see sources below to read more about any of the stories mentioned today.

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U.S. Has Most Diagnosed Cases in the World: Johns Hopkins

New York Impacts: Bloomberg, NY Times

Navy Ships En Route: DOD News

Hospital Supplies Donated: NY Times, LA Times

NOLA Cases Growing: USA Today, Fox News

Texas Orders Quarantine on Tri-State, NOLA Travelers: Press Release

New Social Distancing Guidelines: NBC News, CNN

Record Number of Unemployment Claims: ABC News, Fox News

Stock Enters Bull Market: NYT, CNBC

House to Vote on Stimulus Package: Bloomberg, WSJ

Actor Mark Blum Dies: Fox News, Deadline

Globetrotter “Curly” Neal Dies: USA Today, The Week

Severe Weather & Record ‘Heat: CNN, USA Today, ABC News

Space Force Rocket Launch: TechCrunch, Engadget, Cnet,

Internet Slowing in the U.S. and Europe: NYT, Vox

Slack Sees Surge in Users: The Verge, Mashable

Houseparty Surge: VentureBeat, Digital Trends

Twitch Streaming Benefit: The Verge, Variety

Elton John Charity Benefit: Deadline, Fox News

Megan Markle to Narrate Disney Feature: Variety, Mashable

Feel Good Friday – From Hate Comes Friendship: NBC News, CNN

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