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El cocinero Luis Eduardo Prado limpia su estación en La Chilangueada, el restaurante está abierto desde 2004.

Meseros en Chicago expresan preocupación con nuevas restricciones del coronavirus

Elana Garay , Staff Writer November 2, 2020

Los meseros latinos en Chicago enfrentan desafíos con la llegada del invierno y con nuevas  regulaciones del coronavirus.  El coronavirus ha provocado que los meseros latinos sigan las regulaciones...

In this Sept. 29, 2020, file photo, President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump hold hands on stage after the first presidential debate at Case Western University and Cleveland Clinic, in Cleveland, Ohio. President Trump and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the coronavirus, the president tweeted early Friday. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)

Trump and first lady test positive for coronavirus

Associated Press October 2, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said early Friday that he and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the coronavirus, a stunning announcement that plunges the country deeper into...

Officials urge George Floyd protesters to get coronavirus tests

Officials urge George Floyd protesters to get coronavirus tests

Associated Press June 7, 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — With New York City poised to reopen after a more than two-month coronavirus shutdown, officials on Sunday lifted a curfew that was in place amid protests of police brutality and racial...

A woman is helped after being hit with pepper spray after curfew on Sunday, May 31, 2020 in Minneapolis. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day.

Mass gatherings, erosion of trust upend coronavirus control

Associated Press June 1, 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — Protests erupting across the nation over the past week — and law enforcement's response to them — are threatening to upend efforts by health officials to track and contain the spread...

Handshakes may not survive the coronavirus pandemic

Handshakes may not survive the coronavirus pandemic

Abbas Dahodwala, Contributing Writer May 18, 2020

Greetings that involve any type of contact have become rare as COVID-19 has forced people to practice social distancing. Many of the normal daily greetings like the handshake, the fist bump and the dap...

Wearing a mask against the spread of the new coronavirus, Eduardo Loyola boxes a pizza for delivery at the Zaza Pizzeria in Mexico City, Sunday, May 3, 2020.

Delivery apps see increase in sales during coronavirus pandemic

Kinise Jordan, Contributing Writer May 8, 2020

Gregory Hatchett felt the need to continue supporting his favorite independent restaurant, El Mercadito, located in Logan Square. As he waited for the restaurant to bring his food out, he noticed an UberEATS...

Centro Correccional Pontiac.

Reclusos del Centro Correccional de Pontiac aseguran no estar a salvo de la propagación del coronavirus

Lissi Nuñez, Staff Writer May 7, 2020

Sus visitas han sido restringidas, tienen gente desmayándose, y sus celdas están sobrepobladas. Hubo noticias sobre dejar salir a algunos temprano, pero la pandemia afectó a quienes solicitaron que...

Mayor Lori Lightfoot answers a reporters question during a news conference to provide an update to the latest efforts by the Racial Equity Rapid Response Team in Chicago on Monday, April 20, 2020.

Lori Lightfoot threatens party-goers with arrest as coronavirus toll mounts

Associated Press May 3, 2020

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is warning decisive actions will be taken against city residents who flout Illinois' stay-a-home order issued to fight the spread of the coronavirus by holding house parties. Lightfoot...

DePaul University Lincoln Park campus.

Chartwells employee at DePaul tests positive for coronavirus

Patsy Newitt and Ella Lee April 30, 2020

A sous chef working for Chartwells, DePaul’s contracted dining service, tested positive for COVID-19 on April 24.  The worker’s last day on site was three days prior, the day that he took the test....

In this March 2020 photo provided by Gilead Sciences, a vial of the investigational drug remdesivir is visually inspected at a Gilead manufacturing site in the United States. On Wednesday, April 29, 2020, the company says its experimental antiviral drug has proved effective against the new coronavirus in a major U.S. government study that put it to a strict test.

Gilead drug proves effective against coronavirus in US study

Associated Press April 29, 2020

An experimental drug has proved effective against the new coronavirus in a major study, shortening the time it takes for patients to recover by four days on average, U.S. government and company officials...

As seen through a window, President Donald Trump watches newscasts in an area behind the James Brady Press Briefing Room with Steven Groves, center, White House deputy press secretary, and press assistant Margo Martin, after speaking about the coronavirus at the White House, Friday, April 17, 2020, in Washington. Public health experts are becoming concerned that people will use their partisan identification to decide which officials to believe whenever parts of the country start edging back to a new normal.

Experts worry politics will guide voters’ coronavirus precautions

Associated Press April 19, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — Laura Herd says she sleeps better because her state's governor, Michigan Democrat Gretchen Whitmer, imposed one of the nation's strictest stay-at-home orders to combat the coronavirus...

A woman walks on the sidewalk in front of NorthShore Skokie Hospital sign in Skokie, Ill., Friday, March 27, 2020. Gov. J.B. Pritzker issued a stay-at-home order for the entire state, which went into effect on March 21, 2020 and lasts through at least April 7.

Volunteers deliver meals to hospitals during coronavirus crisis

Associated Press April 18, 2020

A group of chefs, restaurant owners, consultants, doctors, law students and others has come up with a way to put restaurant workers who were thrown out of work by the coronavirus crisis back in the kitchen...

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