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2009-04-04 12:40:32

STARTING NOW: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo holds news conference on COVID-19 response as USNS Comfort arrives in New York Harbor. https://www.pscp.tv/w/cVDRcTM3Mzg2fDFCUkpqUUVXclFXR3dbnSOX6ixKrM3j_OXEwdDL9_u9Y5mV2r0k6LAP8L8Fgg==

When one Ohio man wanted to visit his mother in an assisted living home amid a coronavirus facility lockdown, he got creative.

When one Ohio man wanted to visit his mother in an assisted living home amid a coronavirus facility lockdown, he got creative. https://abcn.ws/3avIzAu

The USNS Comfort, a Navy hospital ship on loan to the coronavirus fight, passes by the Statue of Liberty.

The USNS Comfort, a Navy hospital ship on loan to the coronavirus fight, passes by the Statue of Liberty. https://abcn.ws/39vxVbJ

NEW: Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., will stop paying its musicians despite expecting to receive some $25 million in aid from the recently signed coronavirus relief package, union says. https://abcn.ws/2UuDdjy

BREAKING: Italy has reached 101,739 total coronavirus cases, the country's Civil Protection Agency says. As of Monday, 11,591 people in Italy have died, with 812 deaths recorded in the last 24 hours. https://abcn.ws/340sQqO

NEW: Carnival Cruise Line is "extending our pause of North American operations to May 11" amid coronavirus pandemic.

NEW: Carnival Cruise Line is "extending our pause of North American operations to May 11" amid coronavirus pandemic. https://abcn.ws/3dIEFpN

Macy's will furlough a majority of its 130,000 workers, with plans "to bring colleagues back on a staggered basis as business resumes." Employees enrolled in health benefits will continue to receive coverage with the company covering 100% of the premium. https://abcn.ws/2UrSPEk

NEW: Gov. Andrew Cuomo on death of Monsey, NY, Hanukkah stabbing victim: "I promised him we would enact a first-in-the-nation law that calls this hate what it is: domestic terrorism...I am going to rename this legislation in honor of Mr. Neumann."

NEW: Gov. Andrew Cuomo on death of Monsey, NY, Hanukkah stabbing victim: "I promised him we would enact a first-in-the-nation law that calls this hate what it is: domestic terrorism...I am going to rename this legislation in honor of Mr. Neumann." https://abcn.ws/2xwCYeC

It took fewer than 100 hours for engineers at Mercedes-AMG High Performance Powertrains and University College London Hospital to produce a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure—a type of breathing aid that can assist COVID-19 patients.

It took fewer than 100 hours for engineers at Mercedes-AMG High Performance Powertrains and University College London Hospital to produce a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure—a type of breathing aid that can assist COVID-19 patients. https://abcn.ws/3dD3CTz

Severe weather is expected from the Plains into the Gulf Coast states from Kansas to Mississippi where damaging winds and large hail will be the biggest threat.

Severe weather is expected from the Plains into the Gulf Coast states from Kansas to Mississippi where damaging winds and large hail will be the biggest threat. https://abcn.ws/2ULmZRU

Social distancing isn’t just about you. It’s about making sure everyone around you stays healthy, too.

@ABC News Chief Medical Correspondent @drjashton explains how you can protect yourself by keeping your distance from others.

Social distancing isn’t just about you. It’s about making sure everyone around you stays healthy, too.  @ABC News News Chief Medical Correspondent  @Dr. Jennifer Ashton explains how you can protect yourself by keeping your distance from others. https://abcn.ws/3awDisn

Maker of masks for health care workers accused of making defective earplugs for military. https://abcn.ws/2QX6wce

Hundreds of worshippers attended services at a Louisiana church, flouting ban on large gatherings, angering neighbors and seemingly turning a deaf ear to their governor. https://abcn.ws/2QUYfWg

NEW: Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan:  "We have reached a critical turning point in the fight to stop the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic here in Maryland" and in the region.

NEW: Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan: "We have reached a critical turning point in the fight to stop the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic here in Maryland" and in the region. https://abcn.ws/3awDisn

There are now more than 737,000 diagnosed cases of COVID-19. With more than 143,000 diagnosed coronavirus cases, the U.S. has by far the highest national tally in the world. At least 2,500 people have died in the U.S. https://abcn.ws/39tmGR1

The USNS Comfort enters New York Harbor during the coronavirus outbreak.

The ship is equipped with 1,000 patient beds, 12 operating rooms, eight intensive care unit beds, and up to 1,200 Navy medical and communications personnel.

The USNS Comfort enters New York Harbor during the coronavirus outbreak. The ship is equipped with 1,000 patient beds, 12 operating rooms, eight intensive care unit beds, and up to 1,200 Navy medical and communications personnel. http://abcn.ws/3ashkqA

"It will all be OK."

"Share, help and love."

"Clean hands, open minds, warm heart."

This Ontario girl only needed chalk and a sidewalk to spread messages of happiness and positivity to her community.

"It will all be OK." "Share, help and love." "Clean hands, open minds, warm heart." This Ontario girl only needed chalk and a sidewalk to spread messages of happiness and positivity to her community. https://abcn.ws/3dPqVd8

HAPPENING NOW: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo oversees arrival of the USNS Comfort. https://www.pscp.tv/w/cVCqAzM3Mzg2fDFNbnhuUUxMTFhZSk8iR_HbjQrb0lYNQK_2xf_72Xq5-ZrddrpaJWLrGiKgOQ==

Staff at the Denver Zoo celebrated the second birthday of Sumatran orangutan Cerah, giving her presents and decorating her enclosure amid the national "closed but still caring" campaign during the coronavirus pandemic.

Staff at the Denver Zoo celebrated the second birthday of Sumatran orangutan Cerah, giving her presents and decorating her enclosure amid the national "closed but still caring" campaign during the coronavirus pandemic. https://abcn.ws/2JoeR4r

"I am 33 years old, in great health, and I found myself suddenly in less than a day and a half in intensive care." https://abcn.ws/2UQXhv8

HAPPENING NOW: Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis gives an update on the COVID-19 pandemic. https://www.pscp.tv/w/cVCmIzM3NTQ3fDF6cUpWbGJicFlsS0LIqzuqttNOgydLKFHV32zzk-vn-7su3BPiLRyvqzzZzw==

CORONAVIRUS LATEST: https://abcn.ws/2UInHPM — FDA gives anti-malaria drugs emergency approval to treat COVID-19. — Tokyo Olympics will open in July 2021. — USNS Mercyt o begin treating non-coronavirus patients in port of Los Angeles. — EasyJet grounds all flights.

Outbreak of coronavirus at a Tennessee nursing home forced the facility to be temporarily closed for cleaning with dozens of residents and staff members sent into quarantine. https://abcn.ws/3avyYtx

PARADE PARTY: Man celebrates his 70th birthday in style despite coronavirus outbreak thanks to first responders in Massachusetts.

PARADE PARTY: Man celebrates his 70th birthday in style despite coronavirus outbreak thanks to first responders in Massachusetts. https://abcn.ws/39iwkWk

The USNS Comfort, loaned to the coronavirus fight, enters the New York Harbor. The ship is equipped with 1,000 patient beds, 12 operating rooms, eight intensive care unit beds, and up to 1,200 Navy medical and communications personnel.

The USNS Comfort, loaned to the coronavirus fight, enters the New York Harbor. The ship is equipped with 1,000 patient beds, 12 operating rooms, eight intensive care unit beds, and up to 1,200 Navy medical and communications personnel. https://abcn.ws/2QVzrx4

WATCH: USNS Comfort, a Navy hospital ship loaned to the coronavirus cause, arrives in New York City. The ship will care for New Yorkers who aren't infected with COVID-19 but still require urgent care. https://www.pscp.tv/w/cVCe7TM3Mzg2fDFtcnhtUWVlVkREeHmlzTvHP8Fht2rTrQrWy29wFMegYV5eZshSHAwVE4CW8w==

Opening ceremony of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo rescheduled for July 23, 2021.

The closing ceremony will now be held on Aug. 8, 2021.

Opening ceremony of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo rescheduled for July 23, 2021. The closing ceremony will now be held on Aug. 8, 2021. https://abcn.ws/2WQHbV7

After Christopher Smith abruptly vanished, e-mail messages supposedly from him continued to land in the inboxes of his friends and family for months, assuring them he was safe and traveling the world. Eventually authorities uncovered the sinister truth. https://abcn.ws/2yjgSwB

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