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Grocery Store Guidance, Virus-Era Voting & Virtual NFL Draft- Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

12 minutes

The news to know for Tuesday, April 7th, 2020!

We’re talking about the spread of COVID-19 in the U.S.: where it seems the virus has peaked and what health officials are now saying about going to the grocery store. Also, what a new government report found about U.S. hospitals, and why President Trump is pushing back.

Plus: a new vaccine in the works, the NFL goes digital, and Lady Gaga announces an all-star benefit to help healthcare workers.

Those stories and more in less than 10 minutes!

Then, do mosquitoes transfer COVID-19? Also, is any help on the way for self-employed Americans? The answers in our new “Talk to Me Tuesday" segment.

Head to under the section titled 'Episodes' to read more about any of the stories mentioned or see sources below...

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U.S. Death Toll: Johns Hopkins

NY Possible Plateau: NBC News, NYT, AP

Avoiding Shopping: Business Insider, Today

COVID-19 in Kids: NPR, AP, CDC

Hospital Supplies Watchdog Report: Politico, NBC News

Ventilator Donations/Loans: ABC News, The Hill, AP

Boris Johnson in ICU: The Hill, Washington Post

Wisconsin Primary Today: NY Times, AP, Vox

Biden/Trump Phone Call: CNN, Politico

Testing 2nd Potential Vaccine: TechCrunch,, Business Insider, Press Release

Facebook Coronavirus Survey: Engadget, DigitalTrends, CNBC, Facebook

Google Location Data: Wired, Techcrunch, Google

Schools Ban Zoom: Washington Post, Cnet, Engadget, Zoom Guidance

NFL Draft Going Virtual: AP, SB Nation, NFL

Lady Gaga Announces Benefit: AP, NPR, CNBC, People

Mosquitoes Don’t Transmit COVID-19: WHO

Self-Employed & Small Biz Resources: SBA.Gov, Bloomberg

Unemployment Insurance: DOL.Gov

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