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Bored? McDonald’s selling puzzles now, too

iStock/Prostock-Studio(NEW YORK) — As previously reported, puzzle sales have gone through the roof in this age of stay-at-home orders and social distancing.  Now McDonald’s is getting in on the act.  Ad Week reports the fast food giant has begun selling a 500-piece puzzle depicting one of its burgers, as a way for its locked-down customers to pass the time — presumably while …

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Over 250,000 die worldwide due to COVID-19

domin_domin/iStock(NEW YORK) — Despite multiple countries and some U.S. states beginning to see a decline in hospitalizations and deaths related to COVID-19, health officials say the pandemic is far from over.  On Monday, the total number of global deaths from the coronavirus topped a quarter million people. As of Monday morning, the total number of global COVID-19 deaths stood at …

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After DIY fail, Chris Evans learns dog groomers are essential workers

ABC/Randy Holmes(BOSTON) — With dog groomers around the country still closed due to COVID-19, some people are starting to take matters into their own hands as shedding season gets underway.  One such person was Chris Evans who really botched his DIY grooming job. The Avengers: Endgame star admitted on Monday that he bit off more than he could chew when attempting to tackle his dog, Dodger’s, coat.   …

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President Trump concedes that 100k deaths from COVID-19 is possible

iStock/Ivan-balvan (WASHINGTON, D.C.) — The U.S. identified over 25,000 new COVID-19 positive cases on Sunday, pushing the national total to at least 1,158,041 — according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. While high, the number is a decline from the peak of 36,300 new cases, which transpired on April 24.  However, the nation’s death …

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