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Shannon Stapleton

In Chicago, a community mourns a grandmother lost to COVID-19

Dec 16 2020

CHICAGO (Reuters) -On Dec. 1, 2020, at 4:40 pm, Roseland Community Hospital nurse Alma Abad entered the isolation room of COVID-19 patient Florence Bolton with an iPad donated to the hospital to allow the sick to communicate with their families.

In Chicago, a community mourns a grandmother lost to COVID-19

Dec 15 2020

CHICAGO, Dec 15 On Dec. 1, 2020, at 4:40 pm, Roseland Community Hospital nurse Alma Abad entered the isolation room of COVID-19 patient Florence Bolton with an iPad donated to the hospital to allow the sick to communicate with their families.

'The country needs me:' cleaner in Chicago's COVID wards proud to fight pandemic

Dec 11 2020

CHICAGO, Dec 11 When hospital cleaner Evelia De La Cruz was assigned to the COVID-19 ward in March, she was afraid.

A pandemic nurse's love letter to New York

May 28 2020

NEOSHO, Mo. The coronavirus pandemic has restricted almost everyone's freedoms in America but for Meghan Lindsey it has done the opposite. This is the freest she has ever felt.

Protesters demand Wisconsin governor to reopen state as coronavirus cases rise

Apr 24 2020

MADISON, Wisc. A rally outside Wisconsin's capitol building in Madison on Friday drew hundreds of protesters who demanded Democratic Governor Tony Evers reopen the state even as it reported its largest single day jump of new coronavirus cases.

A day in the life of an Amazon courier on the frontlines of the U.S. pandemic

Apr 09 2020

DUBLIN, Calif., April 9 Excelso Sabulao delivers groceries for Amazon.com Inc in California so he can help provide his parents an income. Now, with endless interactions at stores and at homes during a pandemic, he worries his work will kill them.

Coronavirus forces San Francisco to put homeless into hotels

Apr 03 2020

By Nathan Frandino, Shannon Stapleton, Katie Paul and Stephen Nellis | Video

Sewing machines become latest weapon against coronavirus as California volunteers swing into action

Mar 24 2020

OAKLAND, Calif. Smita Paul has been sewing scarves and clothing for her small fashion business since 2003 but ever since the coronavirus struck the Bay Area and created a shortage in personal protective equipment for hospital workers, she has switched from sewing scarves to sewing masks.

Tesla to limit workers at California factory with virus lockdown order, county says

Mar 18 2020

FREMONT, Calif. Tesla Inc has agreed to reduce the number of active workers at its California vehicle factory, but remains in talks about other measures to comply with a regional lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, a county spokesman said on Wednesday.

Tesla California factory operating normally despite county coronavirus lockdown order-witness

Mar 18 2020

FREMONT, Calif., March 18 Tesla Inc's U.S. vehicle factory in California on Wednesday appeared to operate normally despite an order by the county's sheriff's office to comply with a three-week lockdown in the San Francisco Bay Area to rein in the spread of coronavirus.

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