NKY woman sues Beshear, attorney general over coronavirus-related travel ban

The order is an unconstitutional infringement on the rights of Kentuckians to travel outside of the state, which is 'a fundamental right firmly embedded in this nation’s jurisprudence,' the suit states

  Virus deaths, unemployment accelerating across Europe, US

Worldwide the number of reported infections hit another gloomy milestone — 1 million, with more than 53,000 deaths, according to a tally kept by Johns Hopkins University.
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  A nurse worked for a week while infected with the coronavirus. The hospital wasn’t testing staff.

A nurse says she worked for about seven days at two hospitals in New York City while infected with the coronavirus.

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Fourth Cincinnati police officer tests positive for COVID-19

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More NKY deaths reported following Wednesday’s surge in cases

Northern Kentucky now has five total deaths related to COVID-19.
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  ‘We need help’: Economic, health crises grow as cases top 1M

The bleak news Thursday — 6.6 million new unemployment claims on top of 3.3 million last week — came as the competition for scarce ventilators, masks and other protective gear seemed to grow more desperate and deaths mounted.

  Gov. DeWine extends Stay At Home order through May 1

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Ranking: DeWine leads U.S. governors in response to pandemic

Archdiocese extends suspension of Masses, liturgies past Easter

  Cincinnati Children’s employees test positive for coronavirus

Middletown police identify victims in fatal shooting

  Indiana COVID-19: Total cases break 3,000, another death in Franklin County

  Social Security recipients will automatically receive stimulus check

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  A record 10 million sought US jobless aid in past 2 weeks

The stunning report Thursday from the Labor Department showed that job cuts are mounting against the backdrop of economies in the United States and abroad that have almost certainly sunk into a severe recession as businesses have shut down across the world.

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Bengals release Dre Kirkpatrick

Father of UofL football player dies from COVID-19 complications

Corey Reed Jr., a native of Fulton, Georgia, has played for the Cardinals for three seasons.

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Ohio AG cuts red tape so cadets, retirees can bolster police ranks amid COVID-19 outbreak

'This pandemic is stretching the thin blue line even thinner. Now more than ever, we need all hands on deck'
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  ‘A battlefield behind your home’: Deaths mount in New York

Even as the virus has slowed its growth in overwhelmed Italy and in China, where it first emerged, hospitals in Spain and France are reaching their breaking points and the U.S. and Britain are bracing for incoming waves of desperately ill people.

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Hobby Lobby defied Gov. Mike DeWine and reopened its Ohio stores—it didn’t go over well

Missing 39-year-old NKY woman found