Stories about the LGBTQ community during the epidemic.



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Trump Weighs Scaling Back Social Distancing Guidelines

Trump Weighs Scaling Back Social Distancing Guidelines

NATIONAL | By Zeke Miller and Darlene Superville | Mar 24
With lives and the economy hanging in the balance, Trump said he is hoping the county will be reopened by Easter, as he weighs how to refine nationwide social-distancing guidelines to put some workers back on the job amid the coronavirus outbreak.

EDGE's Guide to 'Quaranstreaming' this Week

EDGE's Guide to 'Quaranstreaming' this Week

MOVIES | Mar 24
Looking for something to watch this week while you remain indoors? EDGE has you covered!

HIV and COVID-19: 8 Questions Answered

HIV and COVID-19: 8 Questions Answered

AIDS | Mar 24
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have issues these COVID-19 guidelines for those living with HIV.

Nashom Wooden (a.k.a. Drag Performer Mona Foot) Dies After Coronavirus, Friend Says

Nashom Wooden (a.k.a. Drag Performer Mona Foot) Dies After Coronavirus, Friend Says

OBITUARIES | Mar 24
Nashom Wooden, also known as the iconic New York City drag queen Mona Foot, has died. Though the official cause of death has not been confirmed, Wooden's friend Geoffrey Mac, a fashion designer, said the performer died after being diagnosed with COVID-19.

Testing Blunders Crippled U.S. Response as Coronavirus Spread

Testing Blunders Crippled U.S. Response as Coronavirus Spread

HEALTH | By Michael Biesecker, Mike Stobbe, Matthew Perrone | Mar 24
A series of missteps at the nation's top public health agency caused a critical shortage of reliable laboratory tests for the coronavirus, hobbling the federal response as the pandemic spread across the country like wildfire.

Exercising During a Pandemic: Experts Explain

Exercising During a Pandemic: Experts Explain

FITNESS | Mar 24
Here's how exercise affects the immune system in response to the flu and some practical tips on how much people should (and should not) exercise.

Watch: A Naked Madonna Calls Coronavirus 'the Great Equalizer,' Twitter Reacts

Watch: A Naked Madonna Calls Coronavirus 'the Great Equalizer,' Twitter Reacts

CELEBRITIES | Mar 23
Madonna's latest update from her self-isolation is sparking online controversy.

CDC Coronavirus Testing Decision Likely To Haunt Nation For Months To Come

CDC Coronavirus Testing Decision Likely To Haunt Nation For Months To Come

HEALTH | By Rachana Pradhan | Mar 23
Public health officials are just beginning to grapple with the fallout from the early bungling of testing, which is likely to haunt the country in the months to come.

Rita Wilson Shows off Her Naughty Side During Quarantine

Rita Wilson Shows off Her Naughty Side During Quarantine

CELEBRITIES | Mar 23
Actress and singer Rita Wilson showed off another side to her musical repertoire while riding out the virus stuck inside.

Tokyo Olympics Seem Sure to Happen -- but in 2021, Not 2020

Tokyo Olympics Seem Sure to Happen -- but in 2021, Not 2020

INTERNATIONAL | By Stephen Wade and Mari Yamaguchi | Mar 23
The Tokyo Olympics are probably going to happen, but almost surely in 2021 rather than in four months as planned.

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Stories about the LGBTQ community during the epidemic.



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Coronavirus Has Upended Our World. It's OK To Grieve.

Coronavirus Has Upended Our World. It's OK To Grieve.

HEALTH | Mar 30
The coronavirus pandemic sweeping the globe has not only left many anxious about life-and-death issues, but it also has left people struggling with a host of less obvious, existential losses.

Hay Fever or Virus? For Allergy Sufferers, a Season of Worry

Hay Fever or Virus? For Allergy Sufferers, a Season of Worry

NATIONAL | By Michael Rubinkam | Mar 30
The spring breezes of 2020 are carrying more than just tree pollen. There's a whiff of paranoia in the air.

Sesame Workshop Enlists Elmo, Cookie Monster on Hand Washing

Sesame Workshop Enlists Elmo, Cookie Monster on Hand Washing

FAMILY | Mar 30
Elmo, Rooster and Cookie Monster are doing their part to help keep kids safe as the coronavirus pandemic grinds on.

Winter Party Attendee Dies of COVID-19 in Florida

Winter Party Attendee Dies of COVID-19 in Florida

NATIONAL | Mar 29
A 40-year-old man, who attended the Winter Party festival, was one of the first COVID-19 related deaths in Miami-Date Country.

Trump Adds 30 Days to Distancing Guidelines as Virus Spreads

Trump Adds 30 Days to Distancing Guidelines as Virus Spreads

NATIONAL | By Zeke Miller | Mar 29
President Donald Trump is extending the voluntary national shutdown for a month as sickness and death from the coronavirus pandemic rise in the U.S.

In Virus Times, Have Americans Found a Shared Experience?

In Virus Times, Have Americans Found a Shared Experience?

NATIONAL | By Ted Anthony | Mar 29
As an uneasy March unspooled, as coronavirus dread descended upon the United States, it became commonplace — and, for public figures, quite practical — to point out how, unlike most major events in the 21st century, this was an unusually communal moment.

Up to 200K Deaths Foreseen in US as Spain, Italy Demand Help

Up to 200K Deaths Foreseen in US as Spain, Italy Demand Help

INTERNATIONAL | By Matt Sedensky and Michael R. Sisak | Mar 29
The coronavirus outbreak could kill 100,000 to 200,000 Americans, the U.S. government's top infectious-disease expert warned on Sunday.

Fauci Says Coronavirus Deaths in US Could Top 100,000

Fauci Says Coronavirus Deaths in US Could Top 100,000

NATIONAL | By Zeke Miller | Mar 29
As the White House looks for ways to restore normalcy in parts of the U.S., the government's foremost infection disease expert says the country could experience more than 100,000 deaths.

Counties Without Coronavirus Are Mostly Rural, Poor

Counties Without Coronavirus Are Mostly Rural, Poor

NATIONAL | By Morgan Lee and Nicky Forster | Mar 29
As the coronavirus rages across the United States, mainly in large urban areas, more than a third of U.S. counties have yet to report a single positive test result for COVID-19 infections, an analysis by The Associated Press shows.

What's Essential? in France: Pastry, Wine. in US: Golf, Guns, Grass

What's Essential? in France: Pastry, Wine. in US: Golf, Guns, Grass

NATIONAL | By Andrew Selsky | Mar 29
The coronavirus pandemic is defining for the globe what's "essential" and what things we really can't do without, even though we might not need them for survival.

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