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FILE - In this Aug. 25, 2015, file photo, firefighters rest at a camp near the Okanogan Complex Fire in Okanogan, Wash. The outbreak of the coronavirus is making the U.S. Forest Service and others change strategies for fighting wildfires, as the need for isolation and social distancing comes into play against the necessity of having firefighters work and live closely together. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
Coronavirus forces new approaches to fighting wildfiresThey are two disasters that require opposite responses: To save lives and reduce the spread of COVID-19, people are being told to remain isolated
The Associated Press43 minutes ago
FILE- In this April 29, 2014 file image taken from video, people enter a community storm shelter during a tornado watch in Tuscaloosa, Ala.  As each day brings the United States closer to peak severe weather season, Tornado Alley residents are facing a difficult question: Is it better to take on a twister outside a community shelter or to face the possibility of contracting the new coronavirus inside one? (AP Photo/Jay Reeves, File)
Tornado or virus? Pandemic means tough sheltering decisionsEach day brings the United States closer to peak severe weather season, and Tornado Alley residents are faced with a question: Is it better to take on a twister outside a community shelter or to face the possibility of contracting the new coronavirus inside one
The Associated Press1 hour ago
"For Sale By Owner" and "Closed Due to Virus" signs are displayed in the window of Images On Mack in Grosse Pointe Woods, Mich., Thursday, April 2, 2020. The coronavirus outbreak has triggered a stunning collapse in the U.S. workforce with 10 million people losing their jobs in the past two weeks and economists warn unemployment could reach levels not seen since the Depression, as the economic damage from the crisis piles up around the world. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Record 16.8 million have sought US jobless aid since virus With a startling 6.6 million people seeking jobless benefits last week, the United States has reached a grim landmark: Roughly one in 10 workers have lost their jobs in just the past three weeks
The Associated Press2 hours ago
People line up to buy supplies from a supermarket as the lockdown to combat the spread of coronavirus in Madrid, Spain, Thursday, April 9, 2020. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
16.8M Americans thrown out of work as economic toll risesMore than 1 in 10 American workers have lost jobs amid the coronavirus, underscoring the growing damage the crisis is taking on the world’s economy
The Associated Press8 hours ago
FILE - This Thursday, April 2, 2020, file photo provided by the Office of the Governor of Virginia shows Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam as he participates in a Skype interview in his office at the Capitol in Richmond, Va. The nation's governors have become increasingly important in battling the coronavirus, but only one of them is a doctor. Northam is a pediatric neurologist who has emerged as a sober voice of authority on the disease. (Jack Mayer/Office of Governor of Virginia, File)
Nation's only doctor governor offers sober voice on virusGovernors have become increasingly important in battling the coronavirus, but only one of them is a doctor
The Associated Press9 hours ago
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