From the latest news to binge-watching suggestions to tips for caring for your mental health, we've got everything you need to know about coronavirus to stay safe and make the most of your time spent at home.
The social media platform is siding with scientists to stop the spread of harmful misinformation about the pandemic. If it can do it now, why wasn't it doing it all along?
"There is no such thing as safe," one infectious disease professor said. But"there are some things you can do to make it safer."
Here's What Public Health Experts Have To Say About Using Public Restrooms During The Coronavirus Pandemic
"You’re basically kind of going in, to use a cute term, 'a bioweapons factory' — so there is no safe. There's only things you can do to mitigate risk."
Violent protests erupted, extensive weather damage was suffered, and crowds started to assemble amid easing coronavirus restrictions around the world.
The Coronavirus Canceled Ramadan Celebrations Around The World, So This Game Developer Re-Created Them In “Animal Crossing”
We couldn’t eat the food in front of us, but we could escape reality for a moment.
“The take-home pay is completely ludicrous for what we do.”
Facebook And YouTube Have Allowed Conspiracy Theorists To Turn Bill Gates Into The Pandemic's Villain
After months of conspiracy-mongering, people around the world are demanding Gates be arrested for crimes against humanity. Here’s how things got so bad.
Employers May Soon Get Protected From Lawsuits While Workers and Customers Are Left In The Dark On Safety
“There is no playbook. There are no established best practices. This uncertainty is impacting our decisions.”
Buzzeko News wants to know how you're building out your quaranteam: who you're letting in, how you're deciding, and what complications are popping up.
Small Businesses Owned By Women And Minorities Are Struggling To Get Federal Loans During The Coronavirus Pandemic
The Small Business Administration was supposed to give guidance to lenders to prioritize underserved small businesses, but the agency’s inspector general found it did not.
The Director Of"Tiger King" Has Now Paid Restaurant Staff He Laid Off Due To The Coronavirus Pandemic
In April, former employees of Eric Goode told Buzzeko News their boss had the wealth and cultural influence to help them at a time when they need it most.
When India's Airports Reopen On Monday, They'll Be Pushing Travelers To Use The Government's Controversial Contact Tracing App
Downloading Aarogya Setu won't be mandatory to fly, but Indian authorities will be pushing it.
All the under-$5 essentials you need in your kitchen — plus exactly what to do with them.
The sun is out and the lockdowns are beginning to lift. But who is really worth the risk?
The Coronavirus Has A Mysterious “Loop” That Lets It Quickly Attack Human Lungs. Here’s How It Works.
How does a relatively common type of virus turn into one so deadly it could spur a pandemic? The answer may lie in its microscopic spikes.
We’ve spent more than three years preparing for an information apocalypse. Why couldn’t we stop it with the coronavirus?
“If there was ever hope for this drug, this is the death of it.”
Trump Wants To Hold The G7 Summit In Person But He Didn’t Ask Other World Leaders About The Idea Before Tweeting It
Gathering for the G7 summit when the world is tiptoeing out of coronavirus lockdowns: an “awkward proposition to deal with.”
These Are The Fake Experts Pushing Pseudoscience And Conspiracy Theories About The Coronavirus Pandemic
A guide to the spin doctors and conspiracy theorists clogging up your social media feed.
Nearly every essential worker who testified before lawmakers at a hearing on the coronavirus said the lack of personal protective equipment remains a huge problem.
A Mississippi Church Suing A City Over Coronavirus Restrictions Burned Down In A Suspected Arson Attack
An attorney representing the church believes that the suspected arson is connected to a lawsuit they filed against the city of Holly Springs over its stay-at-home order.
"His service to others—his willingness to go above and beyond for the country he loved and all those whose lives he touched—is a legacy worthy of his generous spirit," former first lady Michelle Obama said.
"But that's a way of saying it: positively toward the negative."
Citizens and residents will be required to download the Ehteraz app when “leaving the house for any reason.”
Apple And Google's Coronavirus Tech Won't Actually Do Contact Tracing. Here's Why Exposure Notification Is Different
Exposure notifications and digital contact tracing are two different things. Choosing one or the other could change the course of the pandemic.
Trump's Attack On Vote-By-Mail Plans In Key 2020 States Is"Misinformation," A Top State Official Says
“There is so much misinformation in those tweets that I don't know how to weigh any of it other than to simply just cut through and speak the truth,” Michigan’s secretary of state said.
Moral of the story: I need more novelty masks.
State officials in Florida, Arizona, and Georgia have reportedly been censoring scientists or providing questionable COVID-19 case data while pushing for early reopenings.
This Video Of A Costco Worker Kicking Out A Guy For Not Wearing A Mask Is Going Viral Because It's So Wild
"I'll just put you on my 3,000-follower Instagram feed, mostly loved ones."
A spokesperson for the coffee company confirmed to Buzzeko News it's asking staffers to sort through and discard some sleeves that aren't exactly quarantine-appropriate.
Choosing whether to embrace green policies to lead the economic recovery will be a make-or-break moment for the climate crisis, experts say.
Social media analysis reveals a big spike in engagement on anti-vaxxer pages and accounts in the coronavirus pandemic.
"We’ve been taught all our lives good infection control, and this isn’t it."
"I wanted to show it can happen to anyone. It doesn't matter if you're young or old, have preexisting conditions or not. It can affect you."
A Video From"Go Topless Jeep Weekend" Is Going Viral Because"Not Even SNL Could Write Something This Ridiculous"
"I've been in quarantine and I need to party!"
Healthy Together was supposed to help the state reopen. But very few people are using it.
The US Agency In Charge Of The Immigration System Says It's Facing A Financial Disaster Amid The Coronavirus Pandemic
"Without congressional intervention, we risk not being able to make payroll and will have to take drastic actions to keep the agency afloat," the leader of the US Citizenship and Immigration Services wrote to employees.
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"The last thing that I would ever want is for summer camp to be looked back on in history — or in the fall — as part of the reason that we have a second outbreak."
Our economy is built on Americans of all class levels buying things. What happens when the ability — and desire — to do so goes away?
“I happen to be taking it," said the president to a stunned audience on Monday.
23 Pictures Of Reopening In Other Countries That Look A Bit Different Than What We’re Seeing In The US
Instagram menus, UV sanitizers, and so many partitions.
The Nebraska senator blamed"thugs in China" for the coronavirus pandemic and ridiculed psychologists in what some described as a condescending commencement speech to Fremont High School graduates.
We want to know if the coronavirus stimulus check, and a letter about it from the president, changed how you think about Trump and the government.
This Woman Believes COVID-19 And The Bushfires Show The Apocalypse Is Coming. It Saved Her From Being Deported.
The woman and her husband are members of the"Local Church", whose members believe everyone else will perish when God returns.
"Doing what feels good, what’s convenient, what’s easy, that’s what little kids do," Obama said."Unfortunately a lot of so-called grown-ups, including some with fancy titles and important jobs, still think that way, which is why things are so screwed up."
"After Nov. 3, coronavirus will magically all of a sudden go away and disappear and everybody will be able to reopen," Eric Trump said.
Locals in Hawaii have been outraged that tourists continue visiting the state during the coronavirus pandemic.
The company behind the Instant Pot made a miracle appliance to make food crispy and juicy without any oil.
The Kroger-owned supermarket chain also says the temperature checks aren't medical examinations.
A Stanford whistleblower complaint alleges that the controversial John Ioannidis study failed to disclose important financial ties and ignored scientists’ concerns that their antibody test was inaccurate.
A person dressed up as Pikachu holding an assault rifle. Only in America.
From protests around the world to the slow reopening of countries, these are some of the images that moved us this week.
With courthouses still closed, judges and legal aid groups fear people who can’t afford lawyers are being shut out of the civil justice system altogether.
Even If You're Trying To Avoid Grubhub By Calling Your Favorite Restaurant Directly, Grubhub Could Still Be Charging It A Fee
“If a customer calls to place a coffee order, we’re paying a $6.42 fee — for a coffee.”
Jamie Otis Shared Photos Of Herself Giving Birth In The Middle Of The Coronavirus Pandemic And They're Quite Something
Jamie Otis welcomed 9-pound, 4-ounce baby Hayes at home after changing her birth plan due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Some people have truly thrived.
A Popular TikToker Is Being Called"Selfish" And"Despicable" After He Dumped Cereal In A New York City Subway Car
"Pulling a prank on essential workers in the middle of a global pandemic. And making essential workers clean up your mess. Despicable."
Andrea Circle Bear told her grandmother she had pneumonia when prison officials took her to a nearby hospital. She was put on a ventilator the next day and had to give birth two months early.
We are stardust. We are golden. And we've got to stop sharing unhelpful memes.
The Wisconsin Supreme Court Struck Down The Stay-At-Home Order, And People Immediately Crowded Into Bars
"We’re going to have more cases. We’re going to have more deaths," the governor said.
Dr. Rick Bright, a leading government virologist, testified about the retaliation he faced after raising concerns over Trump's support for hydroxychloroquine as a coronavirus treatment.
“He knows I don’t have a job. He knows I don't have anywhere to go — he’s preying on me.”
Sen. Richard Burr, Who Is Under Investigation For Selling Stocks After A Coronavirus Briefing, Is Stepping Down From A Key Committee Post
"We agreed that this decision would be in the best interests of the committee and will be effective at the end of the day tomorrow," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday.
“Somebody give me reasons to be in the SF meatspace vs. somewhere in the forest.”
Using misleading Facebook pages and deceptive ads, ZestAds sold coronavirus masks at wildly inflated prices.
“As a nurse or a doctor, at least you're getting paid a decent amount of money to risk your life," one hospital clerical worker earning $15 an hour told Buzzeko News.
"I want to see them considering the beauty industry as a real industry worth saving," said Mercedes Ortiz-Olivieri, who owns a salon in Washington DC.
If you read little details about people, you rightly see how big their lives were and how unfathomably awful the coronavirus pandemic really is.
A backlash against LGBTQ people is being ignited during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Kristen Bell Told Ellen The Story Of Dax Shepard Crushing"All The Bones In His Hand" In A Quarantine Accident And Being"Too Scared" To Tell Her
"I just don't want to be in trouble.'"
This Man’s Leg Was Amputated Just Before The Coronavirus Hit. Now When He Falls, There’s Nobody To Help Him Up.
"The prosthetic leg is not the right fit for me and I am constantly falling and injuring myself," Jamshid Rahimi Azar told Buzzeko News.
Russia Sold The US A Bunch Of Ventilators That Never Got Used. The Same Model Just Burst Into Flames And Killed Six People In Russia.
FEMA is waiting for the results of a Russian investigation into two deadly fires before any future use of the ventilators sold to the US by Moscow.
The two parties are miles apart on what to do in the next wave of coronavirus relief. Republicans say they do not expect anything to pass for a long time.
"Our relationship with the federal government has never been great," one Navajo advocate told Buzzeko News,"so it's not a surprise to us that we have to look for outside help."
"81 days at sea and counting."
Fauci also warned Paul not be"cavalier" in thinking children are"completely immune" from the harmful effects of the coronavirus.
UFC matches, busy beaches, and haircuts!
This Woman Says Her Photos Were Stolen In A Viral Post About The COVID-19 Death Of Her Uncle David. She Doesn’t Have An Uncle David.
A conspiracy theory about coronavirus death certificates is spreading like wildfire on social media.
As countries around the world start to cautiously reopen, many are reshaping their public spaces to encourage social distancing.
The new coronavirus cases are the first reported in the city, where the virus emerged, since April 3.
Two months into working from home, Twitter makes it permanent for some.
Democrats Are Pleading With The Trump Administration To Update Voting Safety Guidelines During The Coronavirus Pandemic
27 Democrats, led by Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Patty Murray, told the CDC that guidance issued in March is not enough.
The nation's top infectious disease official warned lawmakers that if states proceed with reopening their economies early,"There is a real risk that you will trigger an outbreak that you may not be able to control."
The UK Is Taking A Lot Longer Than Other Countries To Process Coronavirus Tests And Give People Their Results
The government refused to reveal the average turnaround time for tests, but one Tory MP says it's taking five days or longer. Other countries can do it in hours.
Police have launched an investigation into the death of Belly Mujinga, who had an 11-year-old daughter.
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The scheme will remain unchanged until the end of July, but from August onwards employers will be asked to share the cost of paying salaries with the government.
Headteachers Say The Government’s Plan To Get All Primary School Pupils Back Before Summer Is Virtually Impossible
"How do you find the space to split pupils into classes of no more than 15, and staff that, and stagger break times, toilet visits, arrival, and departure at school?"
As The White House Scrambles To Contain COVID-19-Positive Staffers, Donald Trump Is Changing The Subject To #Obamagate
In the face of a coronavirus outbreak that has now reached the White House, the president, his supporters, and Fox News are blustering about Barack Obama.
People Did Push-Ups On The Street In Protest Of Coronavirus Gym Closures. The Guy Who Organized It Wishes They Hadn't.
Travis LaBazzo thought the push-ups and squats would be good visuals to get his protest noticed. Now he thinks his message is getting lost.
A Florida Protest For Reopening Gyms Got Real Weird When People Started Doing Push-Ups And Squats On The Street
Every day it feels more and more like we are living in an alternate universe.
Vladimir Putin wants his regional governors to take responsibility for handling the coronavirus.
A Restaurant Owner Is Defending His Decision To Violate A Colorado Order By Reopening To Hundreds Without Social Distancing
“People wanted their freedom,” owner Jesse Arellano said after a viral video showed dozens of families without masks gather at his restaurant.
Mexican Doctors Fighting The Coronavirus Are Being Attacked From All Sides — Including By Their Own President
Andrés Manuel López Obrador has been forced to apologize after insinuating that doctors were greedy.
A third of Americans expect their households' finances to be worse a year from now.
Keir Starmer Told Boris Johnson The UK Needs"Clear Directions" On Its Coronavirus Strategy After A Chaotic 24 Hours
The Labour leader criticised missing details in the government's exit"road map" in his first televised address to the nation after the prime minister faced pressure in the Commons.