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A waitress couldn’t pay her rent, and then a stranger came forward

Thanks to a total stranger, a now-jobless Los Angeles waitress will be able to pay her rent. Shujana Anthony loved being a waitress, she told CNN. But restaurants across the nation have been hard hit by the shutdowns mandated because of the coronavirus pandemic, and Anthony was among the vast numbers who are now without…MORE

Massachusetts veterans home with coronavirus outbreak sees more deaths

Officials in Massachusetts on Thursday announced more deaths at a veterans nursing home where at least 12 people have died from the novel coronavirus. An official said 18 veterans who lived at the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home had died, 12 of whom tested positive for Covid-19. Three tests are pending, one result was “unknown” and two…MORE

FBI warns video calls are getting hijacked. It’s called ‘Zoombombing’

FBI warns video calls are getting hijacked. It’s called ‘Zoombombing’

As video conference app Zoom surges in popularity due to increased usage amid the coronavirus pandemic, federal officials are now warning of a new potential privacy and security concern called “Zoombombing.” The term refers to a form of cyber harassment reported by some app users, who have reported that some of their calls have been…MORE

Passengers will be allowed off Zaandam and Rotterdam cruise ships off Florida

Passengers will be allowed off Zaandam and Rotterdam cruise ships off Florida

A pair of cruise ships carrying more than 200 guests and crew with flu-like symptoms will be allowed to dock in Florida’s Port of Everglades Thursday, ending a nightmarish voyage disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic. A conditional agreement between the cruise line and local authorities will allow healthy passengers to go home while the sick…MORE

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