TUE APR 07 COVID-19 UPDATES: University of Nebraska restricts access to campuses
Get a quick look at Tuesday's local, state, and national developments in the COVID-19 outbreak.
The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services announces the total deaths in the state has reached twelve. The most recent one being a woman in her 90s with
John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter, died of
Hal Willner, a music producer and longtime “Saturday Night Live” music supervisor, has died. He was 64. He had symptoms similar to those
University of Nebraska has further restricted access to its campuses in Omaha, Lincoln, and Kearney. Only designated on-site personnel are allowed on campus, and even campus outdoor recreation spaces are closed. [
Trader Joe's, Target, Costco, and other stores announce they will
Douglas County officials have confirmed that a second Douglas County Health Center resident
Small business owners hoping for quick help from the government’s emergency $349 billion lending program were still waiting amid reports of
The Douglas County Election Commissioner says
under redrawn qualifying regulations published Tuesday by the International Olympic Committee.
The parent company that owns the
and fired nearly all its 18,000 furloughed employees.
McCreedy Home in Washington County and Premier Estates of Toledo in Tama County have been greatly impacted by COVID-19, accounting for
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds is
that critics have called arbitrary and unscientific: the matrix developed by the Iowa Department of Public Health.
, and the National Guard staffed overcrowded polling stations. Many voters also said they did not receive their requested absentee ballots.
Nebraska Medicine's emergency preparedness team
, capable of holding up to 19 patients.
for a virtual match in a video on the Facebook page for The Enclave at Round Rock Senior Living.
A U.S. district judge has
in Chicago due to the coronavirus pandemic.
of the $2.2 trillion economic package intended to help businesses and individuals affected by the coronavirus.
in order to give employees a day off during the coronavirus pandemic.
Major League Baseball and the players' association are discussing
. Ideas are still in the early stage, and the Arizona option would have many obstacles to overcome, sources said.
and has started volunteering at a hospital in his Kentucky hometown.
COVID-19 death as the number of positive cases in the state surpasses 1,000.
University of Nebraska – Lincoln is partnering with the state's ethanol industry to
. They will then be distributing it to hospitals, nursing home, doctors' offices, and other health care providers around the state.
Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department announces another new positive case of COVID-19, bringing Lincoln's total to 21.
Citing public health uncertainties caused by COVID-19,
as markets around the world piled on even more gains following their huge rally a day earlier.
after a profanity-laden broadside in which he called the fired commander of the coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt "too naive or too stupid.”
after a food service worker helping with the effort tested positive for COVID-19.
Social media platforms are taking steps to limit the spread of
. Mobile operators even said vandals set fire to their towers in the United Kingdom in the past few days because of the conspiracy theories.
— and some have been pushed to the brink of collapse — after the coronavirus outbreak triggered financial losses that could total more than $100 million at some institutions.
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White House Coronavirus Task Force update [
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