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“Made shoes yesterday, making masks today”: Sneaker company New Balance now churning out protective gear

The American-made company New Balance may have earned itself lots of brand-new customers when this COVID-19 pandemic is over, based on the reaction to a tweet noting it has started making masks for first responders. “Made shoes yesterday, making masks today” declares the tweet, accompanied by a photo of a sturdy-looking face mask, with what looks like…read more »

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Working from home? Might as well get your home office in order with these tips

With the COVID-19 pandemic relegating millions of workers to their homes to limit the spread of the virus, chances are we haven’t given all that much to out ‘home office,’ until now. However, leave it to those crafty folks at Etsy to help us get our house in order. The website’s trend expert Dayna Isom Johnson offers the following tips…read more »

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Seed sales spike amid COVID-19 pandemic

Move over toilet paper — the latest item people are panic-buying in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic is seeds. Seed manufacturers say business has been booming lately, so much so that they’re having trouble keeping up with the demand, according to The Washington Post. It could be that people are just discovering the benefits of…read more »

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Elton John, Mariah Carey, Billie Eilish and others raise nearly $8 million on Living Room Concert for America

ELTON JOHN, MARIAH CAREY, BILLIE EILISH AND OTHER MAJOR MUSIC STARS GATHERED TOGETHER FOR THE LIVING ROOM CONCERT FOR AMERICA ON SUNDAY, AND THE NUMBERS ARE NOW IN…THEY RAISED NEARLY $8 MILLION TO HELP FIGHT THE SPREAD OF THE COVID-19 VIRUS, AND SALUTE THE STRENGTH AND RESILIENCE OF THE U.S. PEOPLE DURING THE HEALTH CRISIS.  ELTON, WHO HOSTED THE EVENT…read more »

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Amid COVID-19 employment downturn, LinkedIn ranks in-demand jobs

While millions are out of work because of lockdowns, shutdowns, and other results from the COVID-19 pandemic, LinkedIn is looking into hiring trends overseas to try to predict what could happen on our shores. The site has also posted a list of the most in-demand positions right now, along with a list of who’s hiring. By looking…read more »

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10 Positive Updates on the COVID-19 Outbreaks From Around the World

If it seems that your news feed has been flooded with nerve-wracking updates on the COVID-19 outbreaks, have no fear—there are also plenty of positive updates on the pandemic as well. So without any further ado, here is a list of 10 hopeful headlines on the coronavirus response from around the world. File photo by…read more »

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COVID-19 kills KFC’s “finger lickin’ good” slogan

It’s pretty obvious that during the COVID-19 pandemic, one needs to keep their fingers out of their mouths.  Because of this new cautionary tale against hands-to-mouth contact, KFC has pulled the plug on its famous slogan. Yep, break out the fork and knife because their stuff is no longer “finger lickin’ good.” The nearly 70-year-old slogan has…read more »

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