Brooklyn man arrested for hoarding masks, coughing on FBI agents

Baruch Feldheim is facing charges of assault and making false statements to the feds on Sunday outside his Borough Park home where he allegedly peddled and stored massive amounts of N95 respirator masks, federal officials said. — Read on nypost.com/2020/03/30/brooklyn-man-arrested-for-hoarding-masks-coughing-on-fbi-agents/

States Impose New Restrictions on Travelers From New York | New York News | US News

BOSTON (AP) — States are pulling back the welcome mat for travelers from the New York area, which is the epicenter of the country’s coronavirus outbreak, and some say at least one state’s measures are unconstitutional. — Read on http://www.usnews.com/news/us/articles/2020-03-27/states-impose-new-restrictions-on-travelers-from-new-york

Rhode Island Police to Hunt Down New Yorkers Seeking Refuge – Bloomberg

Rhode Island police began stopping cars with New York plates Friday. On Saturday, the National Guard will help them conduct house-to-house searches to find people who traveled from New York and demand 14 days of self-quarantine. — Read on http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-03-27/rhode-island-police-to-hunt-down-new-yorkers-seeking-refuge

Exclusive: U.S. axed CDC expert job in China months before virus outbreak – Reuters

Several months before the coronavirus pandemic began, the Trump administration eliminated a key American public health position in Beijing intended to help detect disease outbreaks in China, Reuters has learned. — Read on http://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cdc-exclusiv/exclusive-u-s-axed-cdc-expert-job-in-china-months-before-virus-outbreak-idUSKBN21910S

13 Coronavirus myths busted by science | Live Science

There’s plenty of nonsense about the coronavirus online. Here are some of the biggest COVID-19 myths out there and the science to explain why they aren’t true. — Read on http://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-myths.html

The coronavirus did not escape from a lab. Here’s how we know. | Live Science

A persistent coronavirus myth that this virus, called SARS-CoV-2, was made by scientists and escaped from a lab in Wuhan is completely unfounded. Here’s how we know. — Read on http://www.livescience.com/amp/coronavirus-not-human-made-in-lab.html

Costco Is Refusing To Accept Returns For Toilet Paper Which Is Bad News For Panic-Buying Hoarders – BroBible

A few weeks ago toilet paper was a scarce commodity at the peak of the panic-buying madness due to irresponsible hoarders. https://twitter. — Read on brobible.com/culture/article/costco-toilet-paper-returns-hoarders/

Governor Wolf Clarifies Stay-At-Home Order, Elaborates on Allowable Activities

The office of Governor Tom Wolf has provided guidance in regards to allowable activities under the new stay-at-home order. — Read on northpennnow.com/governor-wolf-clarifies-stayathome-order-elaborates-on-allowable-activit-p2485-103.htm

Governor Wolf Reconsidering Liquor Store Closures

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf said Sunday night he’s reconsidering his order to shutter liquor stores as part of the state’s coronavirus mitigation effort. — Read on northpennnow.com/governor-wolf-reconsidering-liquor-store-closures-p2481-177.htm

Coronavirus latest: Michigan governor signs ‘stay home, stay safe’ order

A vote to advance a coronavirus stimulus bill failed in the Senate, Italy bans internal travel, and Canada and Australia pull out of the Olympics. — Read on http://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/live-blog/coronavirus-updates-stimulus-bill-fails-senate-canada-australia-pull-out-n1166286/ncrd1166661