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Social Distancing Extended, Free Treatment & Kristen Bell’s Kids Special- Monday, March 30th, 2020

11 minutes

The news to know for Monday, March 30th, 2020!

What to know today about an extended timeline for social distancing guidelines, and what a top public health official says it’ll take to ease the rules.

Plus: medical supplies airlifted, free COVID-19 treatments and a TV special for kids’ questions...

Those stories and more in less than 10 minutes. Also: can gift cards actually help businesses right now?


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Coronavirus Case Count: Johns Hopkins

Social Distancing Extended: Axios, The Hill, WaPo, White House

Seattle-Area Slowdown: NYT, Seattle Times

NY Impacts: NY Times, CNN

Navy Hospital Ships En Route: WSJ, ABC News

Supply Flights: Axios, The Hill

Supply Shortages: US Mayors

CDC Issues Travel Advisory: CDC, NBC News

State-by-State Quarantine Orders: USA Today, WSJ

Trump Signs Relief Package: CNN, Washington Post

4th Relief Package: WSJ, Reuters, The Hill, FOX News

Tornadoes Hit Central U.S.: ABC News, AP

Insurers Waive COVID-19 Treatment Costs: CNBC, Bloomberg

FDA Authorizes New Coronavirus Drug: Politico, Fox News

Apple Website for COVID-19: CNN, NPR,

Gov’t Uses Cellphone Location Data: WSJ, Engadget

Elton John Benefit: NY Daily News, E!

Kristen Bell Kids Special: Fox News, AP

Money Monday - Buying a Gift Card Really Help?: NPR, WaPo

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