Chicago police broke up a funeral service at a church on the city’s northwest side on Sunday because the service violated the stay-at-home order enacted by Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker in response to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
It’s early spring but life in this once bustling city has slowed to a crawl. Residents have huddled down and now interact with extreme caution behind gloves, masks and social distancing orders in a bid to save lives in the beloved American city now most overwhelmed by the new coronavirus.
President Donal Trump announced Sunday that social-distancing guidelines have been extended through the end of April. His administration’s Coronavirus Response Coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx warned that the whole of America needs to prepare for the outbreak as “no state or metro area will be spared.”
At a time when many are in self-quarantine to protect themselves and others from the COVID-19 virus, Bethel Music worship leader Kalley Heiligenthal said Jesus asked her to isolate herself after the tragic death of her 2-year-old daughter.
Online magazine Teen Vogue and multimedia messaging app Snapchat are encouraging their teen audience and users to create porn while they're at home during the coronavirus quarantine, according to the National Center on Sexual Exploitation.
As nearly 105,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the United States, New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees has donated $5 million to help deliver meals during the coronavirus pandemic and MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell is making tens of thousands of masks each day.