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New COVID-19 test could bring results in five minutes

John Moore/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Urgent care clinics and doctors’ offices around the nation will soon have a new method to test for COVID-19, dubbed “a whole new ballgame” by President Donald Trump. The device, made my Abbott, makes testing for COVID-19 as easy as testing for the flu.  The test received emergency-use authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration …

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Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate $400,000 to New York’s hardest-hit hospitals

Mike Coppola/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — As New York grapples with the COVID-19 pandemic and area hospitals struggle to safely treat patients due to dwindling supplies of personal protective equipment, Ryan Reynolds and wife Blake Lively extended a much-needed hand on Monday. E! News reports that the couple personally reached out to the state’s four hardest-hit hospitals — Elmhurst, Mount Sinai, Northern Westchester and …

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

FOX(LOS ANGELES) — Elton John, Mariah Carey, Billie Eilish and other major music stars gathered together for the Fox Presents the iHeart Living Room Concert for America on Sunday, and 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. Highlights included Demi Lovato performing her hit “Skyscaper”; Eilish and …

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Seed sales spike amid COVID-19 pandemic

amenic181/iStock(NEW YORK) — 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 growing …

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