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Second stimulus check: Will a $1,200 direct payment be issued in October?

Lawmakers continue to discuss a new COVID-19 relief deal and whether Americans will receive a second round of stimulus checks. Will you get a $1,200 direct payment in October?
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‘Healthy’ 19-year-old dies from COVID-19 after returning to college

A 19-year-old college student at Appalachian State University in North Carolina has died from COVID-19. Officials at the university say the young man was ‘healthy.’
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5-year-old uses Amazon’s Alexa to save mother’s life after she suffers a seizure

A mother in Pennsylvania is alive after suffering an eplieptic seizure because her five-year-old son used a smart device to call for help. Tyrion Spann used Amazon’s Alexa to phone his grandmother after his mother suffered a medical emergency.
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Shannen Doherty opens up about battle with stage 4 breast cancer: ‘I’ve got a lot of life in me’

Shannen Doherty is not giving up. The “Beverly Hills, 90210” star shared a health update amid her ongoing battle with stage 4 breast cancer.
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How to tell the difference between the flu, a common cold and COVID-19

With the ongoing pandemic, it’ll be difficult to determine the difference between the flu, the common cold, and COVID-19. The similarities among the illnesses are pretty broad, but the differences could make it easier to identify what you contracted.
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Is a third wave of coronavirus on the verge of hitting the United States?

Earlier this summer, an uptick in the number of positive cases began to increase around the country. Now as we head into the cooler fall and winter months, new data appears to suggest America is on the precipice of a third wave of the novel virus.
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How much stimulus money did people in other countries receive?

Lawmakers continue to discuss a new COVID-19 relief deal and whether Americans will receive a second round of stimulus checks. How much money did other countries give away?
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‘Big Bang Theory’ star Jim Parson had COVID-19 and reveals how his character would have handled the pandemic

“The Big Bang Theory” star Jim Parsons revealed that he had COVID-19. Parson discussed how he would imagine his character Sheldon would handle the pandemic.
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The helpful tip Dr. Fauci says to do before taking a COVID-19 test

Have you wondered what the COVID-19 test is like? Dr. Anthony Fauci, immunologist and director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, offered a helpful tip before receiving a COVID-19 test.
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CDC recommends virtual Thanksgiving to help slow the spread of COVID-19

While families begin to prepare for Thanksgiving, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released guidance on how to stay safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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