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Jeff Katz
March 19, 2020 - 12:24 pm
Ralph Northam issued an emergency order which bans gatherings of more than 10 people due to coronavirus, allowing law enforcement to take action against those who don't follow that order.
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Trucks stand on the highway close to the border between Austria and Hungary near Bruck an der Leitha, Austria, Wednesday, March 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)
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AP News
March 18, 2020 - 1:39 pm
By TIM SULLIVAN and DAVID RISING Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday moved to invoke a federal law that allows the government to marshal the private sector to deal with the coronavirus epidemic, as the economic damage mounted with word that Detroit's Big Three...
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WRVA News
March 18, 2020 - 12:16 am
Order gives law enforcement the ability to enforce 10-patron limit in restaurants, fitness centers, and theaters
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Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, second from left, speaks with members of the media as he departs a meeting with Senate Republicans on an economic lifeline for Americans affected by the coronavirus outbreak. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
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AP News
March 17, 2020 - 10:25 am
By LISA MASCARO and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press Eds: UPDATES: This adds details of White House proposal, timing. WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is proposing a roughly $850 billion emergency economic rescue package Tuesday for businesses and taxpayers amid the coronavirus crisis, a sweeping...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference about the coronavirus in the Rose Garden of the White House, Friday, March 13, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
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AP News
March 13, 2020 - 3:58 pm
By ANDREW TAYLOR, ZEKE MILLER, JILL COLVIN and LISA MASCARO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced Friday that he is declaring the coronavirus pandemic a national emergency, as Washington struggles with providing Americans with relief and officials race to slow the...
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A medical worker in a hazardous materials suit uses a body thermal scanner to check temperature of Chinese passenger who just arrived from Beijing at the Yaroslavsky railway station in Moscow, Russia, Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
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AP News
January 31, 2020 - 4:35 pm
By DEB RIECHMANN Associated Press Eds: UPDATES: With U.S. declaring public health emergency, barring entry of some foreign nationals. Changes byline, dateline. Washington (AP) — The United States on Friday declared a public health emergency because of a new virus that hit China and has spread to...
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American citizen James Dickey sits on a train on his way back to his home in Changsha, China. Dickey said he was “really scared” and trying to arrange for his daughter and ex-wife to leave Wuhan for the United States. (James Dickey via AP)
(James Dickey via AP)
AP News
January 31, 2020 - 10:19 am
By JOE McDONALD, SAM McNEIL and DAKE KANG Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — Some Americans plan to leave China after the U.S. government advised about a spreading virus outbreak, but many others are staying. The State Department issued a travel advisory Friday saying Americans in China “should...
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AP News
January 15, 2020 - 9:19 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam plans to declare a temporary emergency Wednesday banning all weapons, including guns, from Capitol Square ahead of a massive rally planned next week over gun rights. That's according to two state officials who were briefed on the plans but not...
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AP News
October 27, 2019 - 3:18 pm
By TERRY CHEA and DAISY NGUYEN Associated Press SANTA ROSA, California (AP) — California's governor declared a statewide emergency with nearly 200,000 people ordered to flee their homes because of wildfires fueled by historic winds, while millions were without electricity after the largest utility...
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WRVA News
September 03, 2019 - 12:28 pm
Richmond, VA _ Virginia Commonwealth University will conduct a full test of its emergency communications and alerting systems, including sirens on the Monroe Park and MCV campuses and at the VCU Police Department’s headquarters (224 E. Broad St.), at noon Wednesday, Sept. 4. The full test will...
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