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An Indian migrant laborer's family is silhouetted as they make the journey to their village by foot, following a lockdown amid concern over spread of coronavirus in New Delhi, India, Saturday, March 28, 2020. Authorities sent a fleet of buses to the outskirts of India's capital on Saturday to meet an exodus of migrant workers desperately trying to reach their home villages during the world's largest coronavirus lockdown. Thousands of people, mostly young male day laborers but also families, fled their New Delhi homes after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a 21-day lockdown that began on Wednesday and effectively put millions of Indians who live off daily earnings out of work. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
The week that was: Stories from the coronavirus sagaThe world changed remarkably this past week as the coronavirus marched across the world and humanity tried to cope
The Associated Press2 hours ago
A cell phone is used to live stream mass by Archbishop Paul D. Etienne at St. James Cathedral, the Cathedral for the Catholic Archdiocese of Seattle, where open masses have been suspended because of the coronavirus outbreak, Saturday, March 28, 2020, in Seattle. The church remains open for people to sit in the sanctuary in the mornings and is live streaming a mass every morning. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
What you need to know today about the virus outbreakPresident Donald Trump is raising the idea of what he's calling a quarantine involving New York and parts of New Jersey and Connecticut
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this March 28, 2018 file photo, a North Atlantic right whale feeds on the surface of Cape Cod bay off the coast of Plymouth, Mass. Ship strikes are one of the biggest causes of mortality for large whales, and scientists say the problem is getting worse because of the warming of the oceans.  (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)
Whales face more fatal ship collisions as waters warmScientists say the world's largest whales face increased risk of death from ship strikes as waters warm
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - This Friday, March 20, 2020 file photo shows a closed sign near an entrance to a playground at an elementary school in Walpole, Mass., amid the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. Child welfare agencies in the U.S. have a difficult mission in the best of times, and now they're scrambling to confront new challenges during the coronavirus outbreak. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
Coronavirus roils every segment of US child welfare systemChild welfare agencies across the United States are scrambling to confront new challenges arising because of the coronavirus outbreak
The Associated Press6 hours ago
In this photo taken Wednesday, March 25, 2020, hardware store clerk Marilyn Larson works behind a plexiglass barrier built a few days earlier by a coworker to help protect employees and customers during the coronavirus outbreak, in Seattle. The store is expected to remain open under Gov. Jay Inslee's stay-at-home order issued Monday in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak, with only "essential" service providers allowed to go to their jobs. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
What's essential? In France: pastry, wine. In US: golf, gunsThe coronavirus pandemic is defining for the globe what's essential and what things we really can't do without, even though we might not need them for survival
The Associated Press6 hours ago
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