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Advice For Separated Families Managing Childcare During Stay-At-Home Orders

Wed, 2020-04-08 20:45

Family lawyer Susan Myres shares her advice for divorced and separated families struggling to cope with stay-at-home orders that complicate already complex relationships.

More Questions From Small Business Owners On Accessing Federal Support

Wed, 2020-04-08 20:45

An NPR economics correspondent answers more questions about what small business owners can do to access resources from the government during the coronavirus pandemic.

Questions From Small Business Owners On Accessing Federal Support

Wed, 2020-04-08 20:45

An NPR economics correspondent answers questions about what small business owners can do to access resources from the government during the coronavirus pandemic.

Listener Questions About At-Home Care For Patients Of COVID-19

Wed, 2020-04-08 20:45

Dr. Lucy McBride, a doctor of internal medicine, gives advice for what to do if someone is recovering from the coronavirus at home.

What Happened Today: White House Briefing, More Social Distancing Specifics

Wed, 2020-04-08 20:45

NPR politics and science correspondents answer questions about the latest efforts to end the coronavirus pandemic and how people can practice social distancing.

Lockdown Ordered In Zimbabwe, Where The Economy And Health Care Already Suffer

Wed, 2020-04-08 19:09

Zimbabwe's economy and health care system collapsed long before the coronavirus hit. The current lockdown has dealt the country yet one more blow.

Coronavirus Updates: New York Toll, Racial Disparity In Data

Wed, 2020-04-08 16:41

NPR politics, science and national correspondents relay the latest news on the response in the United States to the coronavirus epidemic.

How To Run More Safely And Responsibly While Keeping Your Distance

Wed, 2020-04-08 16:34

In the United States, running outdoors is generally still permitted during the coronavirus epidemic. Here are tips on doing it more safely and responsibly.

President Trump Threatens To Cut Funding To World Health Organization

Wed, 2020-04-08 16:34

The U.S. is the largest funder of the World Health Organization. But President Trump says the WHO "blew it" during the pandemic, and some critics say China has too much influence.

Construction Workers Are Often Deemed Essential. Not All Projects Seem To Be

Wed, 2020-04-08 16:34

Construction workers have been deemed essential in many places that are under shelter-in-place orders. But not all construction projects may be equally essential.

Scientists Want To Know Why More Men Than Women Are Apparently Dying Of COVID-19

Wed, 2020-04-08 16:34

Men appear to be more likely to die from COVID-19 than women. Scientists have theories — women may have better immune systems, or sex hormones may play a role in the body's response to infection.

Fred And Ginger Cheered Us Up During The Depression. Might They Do It Again?

Wed, 2020-04-08 16:34

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers gave Americans a much-needed on-screen escape in the 1930s. You can find their dance numbers online, but critic Bob Mondello recommends you watch their films in full.

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Joe Biden Now Faces The Task Of Winning Over Bernie Sanders' Movement

Wed, 2020-04-08 16:34

Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign is over, but his movement and impact on the Democratic Party are not. Now, Joe Biden will have to win over Sanders supporters to unify Democrats.

India Reverses Export Ban On Hydroxycloroquine, Other Drugs Following Trump Pressure

Wed, 2020-04-08 16:34

After President Trump complained, India reversed its export ban on the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, which the U.S. president touts as a coronavirus treatment.

Week In Politics Correspondents On What Brings Them Comfort During The Crisis

Wed, 2020-04-08 16:34

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with David Brooks of The New York Times and E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post about the need for comfort while sheltering in place during the coronavirus pandemic.

How Scientists Create Models For Disease, And What The Latest Ones Say

Wed, 2020-04-08 16:34

Here's the latest on what scientists know about the current shape of the coronavirus epidemic in the United States — and what their models are saying the future might hold.

Bernie Sanders Leaves 2020 Presidential Race

Wed, 2020-04-08 16:34

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders ended his presidential campaign Wednesday, leaving former Vice President Joe Biden uncontested for the Democratic nomination.

A Reading List For The Social Distancing Era, From Author Ben Philippe

Wed, 2020-04-08 16:34

Writer and screenwriter Ben Philippe shares the books he's reading while he's stuck at home during the coronavirus social distancing.

Pelosi Speaks On Democrats' Priorities For Interim Coronavirus Relief Bill

Wed, 2020-04-08 16:34

NPR's Ari Shapiro and Kelsey Snell talk with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi about the details of the next coronavirus relief package being planned in Congress.

Expat In Post-Lockdown Wuhan: 'Things Will Never Be The Same'

Wed, 2020-04-08 15:09

Pisso Nseke, a Cameroonian living in Wuhan, China, describes venturing out for the first time in nearly three months and how grateful he is to be alive. But, he says, he doesn't feel truly free yet.

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