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Edmunds: Safe ways to car shop during the pandemic

Edmunds: Safe ways to car shop during the pandemic

With the country effectively shut down and the economy upended by the coronavirus pandemic, buying a car is likely a low priority on people’s minds. But people still need transportation.
Edmunds: Safe ways to car shop during the pandemic

Edmunds: Safe ways to car shop during the pandemic

With the country effectively shut down and the economy upended by the coronavirus pandemic, buying a car is likely a low priority on people’s minds. But people still need transportation.
Critics alarmed by Ontario's testing shortfall

Critics alarmed by Ontario's testing shortfall

TORONTO — Ontario's overly cautious approach to COVID-19 testing is endangering lives and hindering efforts to rein in soaring infections that are ravaging long-term care facilities, filling ICU beds and lurking silently in communities, say critics a
Critics alarmed by Ontario's testing shortfall

Critics alarmed by Ontario's testing shortfall

TORONTO — Ontario's overly cautious approach to COVID-19 testing is endangering lives and hindering efforts to rein in soaring infections that are ravaging long-term care facilities, filling ICU beds and lurking silently in communities, say critics a
Maple Ridge, B.C., Boy Scout printing 'ear gears' for COVID-19 masks

Maple Ridge, B.C., Boy Scout printing 'ear gears' for COVID-19 masks

A Boy Scout from Maple Ridge, British Columbia is getting world-wide attention for using his 3D printer to create "ear gears" for surgical masks during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Maple Ridge, B.C., Boy Scout printing 'ear gears' for COVID-19 masks

Maple Ridge, B.C., Boy Scout printing 'ear gears' for COVID-19 masks

A Boy Scout from Maple Ridge, British Columbia is getting world-wide attention for using his 3D printer to create "ear gears" for surgical masks during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cats, dogs, Quillie the hedgehog source of comfort in crisis

Cats, dogs, Quillie the hedgehog source of comfort in crisis

NEW YORK — Lala, a 3-month-old black Lab, romped into Ufuoma George’s life a few weeks ago, just as she retreated into her New York apartment in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. Lala, she thought, would be company.
Cats, dogs, Quillie the hedgehog source of comfort in crisis

Cats, dogs, Quillie the hedgehog source of comfort in crisis

NEW YORK — Lala, a 3-month-old black Lab, romped into Ufuoma George’s life a few weeks ago, just as she retreated into her New York apartment in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. Lala, she thought, would be company.
VIRUS DIARY: Life with an essential worker is a daily dance

VIRUS DIARY: Life with an essential worker is a daily dance

ATLANTA — The daily dance begins when he arrives at the door. I meet him, prop the door open and quickly take a few steps backward. I don't want to get too close yet. He slips off his shoes without touching them and leaves them on the mat outside.
Prize-winning reporter writes book on Melania Trump

Prize-winning reporter writes book on Melania Trump

NEW YORK — A Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter for The Washington Post has written an unauthorized biography of first lady Melania Trump. Mary Jordan's “The Art of Her Deal,” which draws upon more than 100 interviews, comes out June 16.