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Piedad Sanchez quit her job to take care of her children. “At this time, for me, my kids are more important,” she says. With virtual learning and fewer daycare options due to Covid-19, parents are forced to choose between child care and work. @biannagolodryga reports.
- An influential model projects the US coronavirus death toll could reach nearly 300,000 by December 1 — but that can be changed if Americans consistently wear masks. - Ohio governor tests positive, then negative for coronavirus. Here’s the latest
President Trump issued executive orders that would ban the social media apps TikTok and WeChat from operating in the US in 45 days if they are not sold by their Chinese-owned parent companies. @donie reports.
President Trump’s unpredictable behavior led advisers to hesitate to give him military options because they feared he could start a war, @jimsciutto reports.
Restaurants will reopen in Baltimore, Maryland, on Friday despite Dr. Birx warning about its rising positivity rate. “We did put the restrictions in around restaurants and limited them to outdoor dining. We also did a mandatory mask order,” Baltimore’s health commissioner says
A Georgia high school student shared a photo of a crowded hallway on the first day of school, with no social distancing enforced. Georgia Lt. Gov. @GeoffDuncanGA says it's not acceptable. "I think the school even saw that and made the adjustments ... This is a work in progress."
Minnesota police arrest CNN reporter and camera crew as they report from protests in Minneapolis
“He’s a narcissist and he is delusional...He’s done nothing for African Americans,” says Atlanta Mayor@KeishaBottoms on Trump saying he’s done more for Black Americans than anybody else. “To speak that in the same sentence as speaking of John Lewis is almost blasphemous.”
@Bakari_Sellers cries while discussing George Floyd’s death: “It’s just so much pain … I’m raising a son. I have no idea what to tell him. It's just, it's hard being black in this country when your life is not valued”
Japan’s infection rate is under scrutiny as coronavirus casts a shadow over the upcoming Summer Olympics. “Japanese epidemiologist Hiroshi Nishiura says... for every confirmed case of coronavirus, as many as 10 cases go unreported,” @willripleyCNN reports