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  • Joe Biden Appears In Public For 1st Time In Two Months–Wearing A Face Mask

    If this is your first time registering, please check your inbox for more information about the benefits of your Forbes account and what you can do next! Joe Biden emerged from his Delaware home Monday to make his first public appearance in over two months, laying a wreath at a local veterans park...
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  • Northam: Virginians could be required to wear masks in public

    RICHMOND, Va. — Virginians could see new requirements regarding face coverings as the state looks to continue easing restrictions on businesses. Governor Ralph Northam said during his Friday news briefing that his administration is working on a policy for a statewide mask mandate. “We’...
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  • Face Masks Provide Advertising Space For Retailers During Coronavirus Crisis : NPR

    Old Navy, a subsidiary of Gap, began selling nonmedical face masks in early May. MB Internal Studio/Old Navy hide caption Retailers across the apparel world are turning to the newest essential garment to further their brand recognition and boost sales: the nonmedical face mask. Nordstrom announce...
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  • A Certain Type of N95 Mask May Do More Harm Than Good

    In fact, you may unknowingly be wearing one that does more harm than good when it comes to preventing the spread of COVID-19. It said, in part, “the ones with the valves or openings on the front are NOT safe, and may actually propel your germs further.” It was a reminder that the city’s original ...
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  • Dan Levy has a message for you about not wearing a face mask

    If you think the requirement that people wear face masks in public to help curb the effects of a global pandemic is an infringement on your freedoms, Dan Levy has a message for you. “I suppose, in a way, I can understand the frustration of being told what to do, which is why I would like to propo...
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  • Study: Surgical masks can reduce spread of COVID-19 virus by up to 75%

    Hospital personnel wear surgical masks at Providence St. John’s Medical Center in Santa Monica, Calif. (April 17,2020.) A new University of Hong Kong study using hamsters as test subjects found that wearing a surgical face mask can reduce transmission of the novel coronavirus by as much as ...
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  • Get a Free Frankies Bikinis Face Mask With Every Purchase

    Masking has taken on an entirely new meaning these days, as it no longer refers primarily to the act of putting on a skin-fixing clay or moisturizing sheet mask. With many states deeming it mandatory to wear some sort of face covering in public, masking — a.k.a. wearing a protective face mask whe...
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  • Prairie Village leaders to discuss face mask proposal

    PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kan. — The City of Prairie Village will debate Monday on a proposed ordinance to mandate wearing face masks or face covering in indoor public places. The ordinance, proposed by Councilwoman Jori Nelson, requires wearing a mask before entering a place of business that’s open to th...
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  • L.A. requires coronavirus masks outside. Here are the rules

    The new rule marks a significant increase in the city’s mandates, one that Mayor Eric Garcetti says is a necessary step to help slow the spread of the coronavirus and eventually reopen the economy in a bigger way. “Bring your mask with you whenever you leave your home,” Garcetti said. “That will ...
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  • Face masks light up when sensors detect coronavirus in saliva

    In 2014, his bioengineering laboratory at MIT began developing sensors that could detect the Ebola virus when it was freeze-dried onto a piece of paper. The small team of scientists from MIT and Harvard first published their research in 2016; by then, they’d tailored the technology to addre...
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  • Millions of N95 masks, other crucial supplies used by health care workers across U.S. are counterfeit

    A nurse wearing an N95 mask adjusts IV equipment hanging outside a COVID-19 patient’s door in a Stamford Hospital intensive care unit (ICU), on April 24, 2020, in Stamford, Conn. (John Moore/Getty Images) On a day when COVID-19 cases soared, healthcare supplies were scarce and an anguished doctor...
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  • Texas man under investigation for threatening Facebook post about mask policy at Whole Foods

    (CNN)The Highland Park Police Department is investigating a Dallas-area man for a threatening Facebook post, according to Community Relations Officer Lt. Lance Koppa.
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  • Aurora Won’t Require Face Masks While In Public Places

    AURORA, Colo. (CBS4)– Aurora Mayor Mike Coffman said the city will not make it a requirement for people to wear masks in public, at the recommendation of Tri-County Health officials. Coffman tweeted a statement on Monday saying he’s prepared to propose a 30-day mask mandate in grocery stores to h...
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  • Where to buy a face mask: these brands have stock available to order

    We round up the best places to buy a face mask right now, and fill you in on what kinds of face mask work best Wondering where to buy a face mask? We’re here to help. We’ve rounded up the best places to buy fabric face masks and surgical face masks in the US and the UK right now. If y...
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  • Alabama cop appears to body-slam Walmart shopper for not wearing face mask: video

    This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. ©2020 FOX News Network, LLC. All rights reserved. All market data delayed 20 minutes. An off-duty Alabama police officer was captured on video appearing to body-slam a shopper at a Walmart store this week after she allege...
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