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"It's definitely eye-opening," says a Kroger cashier in West Virginia. "Because people are now saying: 'Oh, my God, these people [working at grocery stores] deserve hazard pay.' But these are the same people who say we don't deserve $15 an hour."

Since the first U.S. case was confirmed, health officials have identified more than 200,000 coronavirus cases across the U.S. — and more than 5,000 deaths.

Nancy Pelosi says she will create a bipartisan House Select Committee on the Coronavirus Crisis. The committee will focus on transparency and oversight and have the power to issue subpoenas.

The Democratic National Committee has delayed its convention until the week of Aug. 17 due to the coronavirus crisis.

Can a U.S. president order a national lockdown or place states under quarantine? Legal experts say: not really. But the federal government does have other tools at its disposal. Here's a quick explainer ⬇️

An engineer told police he purposely crashed a train at high speed near the USNS Mercy hospital ship, in what seems to be a bizarre attempt to expose a perceived conspiracy. He said he doesn't believe "the ship is what they say it's for," officials say.

For Phish — a jam band famous for its incredibly dedicated fans and marathon live performances — releasing a new album was a way to stay connected at a time when concerts have become unthinkable.

Doctors say ventilators do save lives — but they aren't always a cure-all for COVID-19 patients.

A doctor in Texas was told he can't wear an N95 mask at work because it scared patients. One medical organization says it's gotten hundreds of calls from health care workers who feel hospitals aren't letting them protect themselves from coronavirus.

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At drive-through COVID-19 testing centers in South Korea, the test takes 10 minutes at most. Results are texted to you, usually the next day. And it's free — paid for by the government.

JUST IN: The House of Representatives has approved legislation making lynching a federal hate crime for the first time in U.S. history. The Emmett Till Anti-Lynching Act was named for the 14-year-old teenager who was lynched in Mississippi in the 1950s.

Colleen Kraft, president of the American Academy of Pediatrics, visited a Texan shelter for migrant children and saw a young girl crying. Staff told her that federal regulations prevented them from touching or holding the child to soothe her.

Christine Blasey Ford is still being harassed, her lawyers say. She's reportedly had to move four times. She's had to pay for a private security detail. And she hasn't been able to return to her job at Palo Alto University.

Some Wuhan residents who previously tested positive for coronavirus and then recovered are now testing positive for a second time. Officials are trying to figure out what that means for diagnostic tools and efforts to stop the spread.

JUST IN: Katherine Johnson, one of the women profiled in the hit film "Hidden Figures," died today at 101. She was a black mathematician who calculated the flight path for America's first space mission and the first landing on the moon.

A new report found that school districts that are predominantly white receive $23 billion more than districts that serve mostly students of color.

60% of Americans now say they don't have very much trust — or have no trust at all — in what President Trump says about COVID-19, a new poll finds.

The Supreme Court has ruled that immigrants, even those with permanent legal status and asylees, do not have the right to bond hearings — effectively meaning they can be held indefinitely.