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Promising Vaccine Offers Hope, Trump Taking Unproven Drug & Record Bid for MJ’s Sneakers- Tuesday, May 19th, 2020

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The news to know for Tuesday, May 19th, 2020!

What to know today about a promising new vaccine. We’ll break down the possible timeline for it, and why some health experts are excited.

And President Trump is taking an unproven drug to prevent COVID-19.

Plus, Amazon could be eyeing the discount fashion industry, Michael Jordan’s sneakers break a record, and graduates are being offered a sweet deal today.

Those stories and more in less than 10 minutes!

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

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Promising Vaccine Results: NBC News, Stat, WaPo, Forbes, Moderna

Stock Market Surge: Axios, AP

Trump Taking Hydroxychloroquine: ABC News, WSJ, AP, WH Physician Letter, FDA

W.H.O. Annual Meeting: WSJ, Reuters, Axios, NY Times

Comparing COVID-19 to Flu: Newsweek, JAMA

Case Count, Death Toll: Johns Hopkins

Celebs Mental Health Message: USA Today, Vanity Fair

Instagram’s New Wellness Tool: ABC News, Engadget, Instagram

Disney Exec Joins Tik Tok: CNN, Engadget, AP

Uber Laying Off More Employees: Engadget, WSJ

JC Penney Closing 30 Percent of Stores: USA Today, CNN

Amazon/JC Penney Talks: FOX Business, WWD

NFL Reopening Training Facilities: AP, ESPN

Bull Riding to Return with Fans: Yahoo Sports, Reuters, PBR

Lebron James to Produce Adam Sandler Movie: Bleacher Report, Variety

MJ Air Jordans Auction: CNN, Reuters, Sotheby’s

Krispy Kreme Giving Free Donuts to Grads: Thrillist, Krispy Kreme

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