JUST IN: A Chicago resident is the second confirmed case of coronavirus in the United States after she returned from traveling in Wuhan, China, the CDC confirmed Friday.
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Sterigenics sues Cobb County, Ga., says concocted illegal reasons to keep sterilization plant closed, despite COVID
The report also notes the county’s alleged illegal decision to block Sterigenics from resuming operations comes amid the COVID-19 pandemic ... discuss whether they would ever seek to reopen the ...
Gov. J.B. Pritzker extends Illinois’ stay-at-home order, school closings through April 30
CHICAGO — Now April is canceled in Illinois, too. Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Tuesday he’s extending his stay-at-home order through April 30 as part of the state’s effort to slow the spread of the new ...
Stateville inmate dies from Coronavirus, other inmates taken to Saint Joseph Medical Center
A man incarcerated at the Stateville Correctional Center in Crest Hill is among eight new deaths from the Coronavirus in Illinois ... all staff are wearing some PPE, officials said. Staff are also ...
Coronavirus: US scrambles to build temporary hospitals
Besides straining infrastructure, the pandemic is taking a toll on doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers, who are overworked and lack the medical devices and protective gear needed.
Coronavirus live updates: Amazon workers to strike; Virginians ordered to stay home; US deaths surge past 3,100
North America's largest conference center remade into temporary hospital Officials in Illinois announced plans Monday to convert Chicago’s McCormick Place Convention Center into an Alternate Care ...
Medical examiner identifies 23 more COVID-19 deaths; Cook County total at 71
CHICAGO ... COVID-19 infection with cardiovascular disease and diabetes as contributing factors, the medical examiner’s office said. The new confirmed fatalities come as health officials on Tuesday ...
28 Naperville residents in DuPage test positive for coronavirus; number of deaths, cases increasing
Naperville has at least 28 confirmed ... to adhere to the new remote learning guidelines presented by the governor and the Illinois State Board of Education. [Most read] Tracking Illinois coronavirus: ...
Experts say Mexico’s coronavirus policy may be too little too late
Mexico had reported more than 1,000 confirmed cases and at least 28 deaths, but experts say those figures greatly underestimate the true number of infections.
Illinois Stay-at-Home Order extended through April 30
Illinois Governor JB Pritzker announced Tuesday the Stay at Home Order will be extended as the state and much of the world continues fighting the coronavirus, COVID-19 ...
Pritzker: Illinois stay-at-home order, school closures will be extended through April 30
Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker will extend the state’s stay-at-home order through April 30, according to sources who have been briefed on the matter. The governor is expected to make the ...
STATE BUDGET PINCHING — TRUMP HOTEL STILL OPEN — ELECTION WRAP-UPS
In Illinois, that means Chicago and Cook ... Illinois reported 461 new cases; that brings the statewide tally to 5,057 cases in 52 counties,” by Tina Sfondeles and Mitch Dudek. — Illinois tops 5,000 ...
Grandparenting goes digital as coronavirus keeps older adults home
For grandparents all over the world, being protected from the pandemic has meant a piercing distance from their loved ones.