• Internet firm restricts virus-themed website registrations

    13 days ago - By Chron

    BOSTON - An internet firm is ending the automated registration of website names that include words or phrases related to the COVID-19 pandemic, an attempt to combat coronavirus-related fraud.
    Los Angeles-based Namecheap Inc. made the pledge after a federal judge in Texas ordered the takedown of a website the U.S. Department of Justice accused of stealing credit card information while offering fake coronavirus vaccine kits. The website allegedly offered what it claimed were World Health Organization vaccine kits in exchange for a $4.95 “shipping charge.”
    There is currently no vaccine for...
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  • Why states like New York and Washington are limiting COVID-19 testing

    Why states like New York and Washington are limiting COVID-19 testing

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

    Hard-hid states like Washington, New York, and California are restricting COVID-19 testing to top priority groups who need it most.
    The lack of personal protective equipment and testing supplies continues to hamper efforts to diagnosis those who are sick and prevent additional spread of COVID-19.
    People in hard-hit areas are being told to stay home and assume community spread of the disease.
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    Want a COVID-19 test? At this point, it depends what a physician says. Log on to Washington State's health department website and navigate to its...
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  • Trump Demands Revocation Of Ad That Criticizes His Coronavirus Response

    13 days ago - By Forbes

    The advertisement stitches together various quotes from the president, including one where he states, “This is their new hoax,” seemingly in reference to the COVID-19 virus itself.
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  • How restaurants and landlords are handling rent amid the COVID-19 crisis

    How restaurants and landlords are handling rent amid the COVID-19 crisis

    13 days ago - By Biz Journals

    The current situation requires flexibility.
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  • Zurich UK Waives Policy Restrictions for Buildings Temporarily Closed by COVID-19

    14 days ago - By A.M. Best

    Zurich Insurance Group Ltd.'s U.K. affiliate said it has waived the restricted coverage of policyholders of buildings temporarily closed due to COVID-19.
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  • Insurers Warn Against Attempts by Three States to Require COVID-19 Business Interruption Coverage

    14 days ago - By A.M. Best

    Industry groups are warning against legislative attempts in at least three state houses to require insurers to cover COVID-19-related business interruption losses even if the policies excluded losses ...
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