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Most T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and HomeGoods Stores to Reopen by End of June

If you’ve missed browsing the aisles for home essentials at T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, and HomeGoods, we have some good news for you. TJX Companies is expecting to open most of its stores by the end of June. Read more now.
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Person Who Partied at Lake of the Ozarks Tests Positive for Coronavirus

An individual who spent Memorial Day weekend partying in Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri has contracted COVID-19. Videos of crowds packed into pools and bars without practicing social distancing or wearing masks went viral earlier in the week.
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Wearing a Face Mask at Home May Limit Coronavirus Spread: Study

A new study suggests wearing a face mask inside your residence can help stop the spread of COVID-19 by 79%.The study, published by BMJ Global Health, found that the practice was most effective if started prior to feeling any coronavirus symptoms.
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Live Concert Streams to Watch During Coronavirus Crisis (Updating)

As concerts continue to be cancelled over coronavirus concerns, some artists are offering live concert streams to keep you connected at home. Here’s our updating list of what to watch.
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Mall of America in Minnesota Postpones June 1st Reopening

The Mall of America announced they have postponed their previously scheduled reopening on June 1st. The delay was due to community unrest in the aftermath of the death of George Floyd.
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Arnold Schwarzenegger's Home Workout Is Interrupted by Pet Donkey Lulu

Arnold Schwarzenegger had the best workout buddy on Thursday afternoon – his pet donkey, Lulu, who walked around the at-home fitness center and looked over his shoulder. See the adorable video now.
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Is It Safe to Go to Hair Salons as They Begin to Reopen?

The days of cutting your own hair are coming to an end as non-essential businesses, like hair salons, are slowly opening back up, but many are wondering whether or not it’s safe to go. Find out now.
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Starbucks Baristas Question Reopening: 'It Felt Like an Ultimatum'

As Starbucks locations across the country begin to reopen their doors, coffee lovers everywhere smile at the thought of a bit of normalcy returning to their lives. The baristas, however, may not be smiling so much.
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7-Year-Old Throws Prom for His Babysitter After Hers Was Canceled Due to Coronavirus

After Rachel Chapman’s high school prom in North Carolina was canceled due to the coronavirus, the adorable seven-year-old she babysits decided to organize his own mini-celebration for her in his backyard.
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Frontline Nurse Reconnects with Firefighter Who Saved Her Life 37 Years Ago

A nurse working on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic finally reunited with the NYC firefighter who pulled her out of a burning building nearly forty years ago.
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