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Two sisters died days apart from coronavirus in Illinois. Family members didn't see them in their last moments

From treating patients in a Brooklyn hospital and on the streets of Pittsburgh to getting soap into the hands of kids need it, CNN Heroes are fighting to save lives during the pandemic.

Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader, dies at 98

Civil rights leader Rev. Joseph Lowery shares his memories of the 1963 March on Washington in a 2013 interview with CNN's Fredricka Whitfield.

4 'older' guests died on a cruise ship where 2 people have tested positive for coronavirus

Holland America Line said four guests have died while on one of its cruise ships as it was headed towards a port in Florida. Over a dozen other ships are still at sea.

A coronavirus patient left a touching message for hospital staff after he was discharged from the ICU

While a man was being treated in isolation for Covid-19, his caregivers at the Cleveland Clinic left him messages on his room's glass door. After his recent discharge, he left a heartfelt message for them.

5 things to know for March 27: Coronavirus, health, Israel, Venezuela, Russia

CNN fact-checker Daniel Dale says President Donald Trump's latest White House coronavirus task force press conference was a "barrage of false claims."

Some Nebraska schools are donating their 3D printers to make supplies for a hospital

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation co-founder Bill Gates says that the US should shutdown the entire country for a short period of time to control the spread of the coronavirus and predicts that the number of cases will peak in late April.

Peyton Manning crashes an online class at the University of Tennessee

NFL legend Peyton Manning surprised students by joining an online Zoom class at his alma mater, the University of Tennessee.

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What are organizers up against now the 2020 Olympics have been moved to next year?

The delay in the Tokyo Summer Olympics has presented a logistics nightmare for organizers, athletes and fans. CNN's Will Ripley reports on how the delay could torch Japan's tourism industry.

Katie Ledecky hoping next year's Olympics can be a celebration of 'the entire world coming together'

Five-time Olympic gold medalist Katie Ledecky explains her feelings toward the 2020 Tokyo Olympics being postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Formula One goes virtual as Bahrain Grand Prix kicks off the season

GIRLGAMER is the world's leading all-female esports competition. With the finals held in Dubai in 2020, the UAE needed a team to compete.

As the Olympics grapple with uncertain times, Mallory Weggemann offers powerful example of mental fortitude

Asma Elbadawi calls herself the "Queen of the Ball." The British-Sudanese basketball player and activist fought to allow women to wear the hijab in the sport.

Maracana among Brazilian football stadiums converted into hospitals to treat coronavirus patients

Two hotels run by former Manchester United players Gary Neville and Ryan Giggs will open their doors for free to National Health Service employees to help during the coronavirus pandemic.

Azerbaijan Grand Prix postponed because of coronavirus pandemic

If you're struggling for a sports fix then marble racing is the perfect quarantine entertainment. Millions are now watching via social media - and so should you.

Ex-Premier League footballer Peter Whittingham dies at age 35 after fall

Former Cardiff City player Peter Whittingham died nearly two weeks after suffering a head injury in an accidental fall at a pub.

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Andy Cohen is missing his son as he recovers from the coronavirus

Television host Andy Cohen says being separated from his 13-month-old son is the worst part of having coronavirus.

Taylor Swift and Kim Kardashian West break silence about leaked video

Kim Kardashian West posted a series of videos to Snapchat that appear to show her husband, Kanye West, talking to Taylor Swift over the phone about his controversial song "Famous."

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood's emotional home concert crashes Facebook Live

Country music stars Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood hosted a Facebook live concert that garnered so many viewers it crashed the site, multiple times. CNN's Melissa Knowles reports.

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood's emotional home concert crashes Facebook Live

Country music stars Garth Brooks and Tricia Yearwood hosted a Facebook live concert that garnered so many viewers it crashed the site, multiple times. CNN's Melissa Knowles reports.

Coronavirus is 'the great equalizer,' Madonna tells fans from her bathtub

"Wonder Woman" actress Gal Gadot organizes celebs singing "Imagine" as the world confronts the unimaginable virus. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.

Kevin Bacon and others want you six degrees for #IStayHomeFor challenge

Actor Kevin Bacon started a "six degrees" social media campaign challenging viewers to tag six people and post who they are staying home for during the coronavirus pandemic.

Meghan McCain is pregnant and self-quarantining

Meghan McCain announced that she is pregnant with her first child and she is self-quarantining out of an abundance of caution over coronavirus concerns.

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Global stocks lose momentum after a three-day rally on Wall Street

From ancient times to the modern day, gold has been an enduring symbol of wealth. That's why when markets go haywire, many investors turn to gold as a safe haven. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

FDIC calls on Newsmax to stop publishing and correct 'misleading ads' from precious metals trader

Coronavirus has put the US economy on pause. CNN's Christine Romans explains the resulting economic chaos. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

Bill Ackman: Shut down the economy for a month

CNN Business' Christine Romans explains the difference between a recession and a depression, and the likelihood of the first depression since 1929. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

This Michelin-starred restaurant was closed by coronavirus. Now it's feeding vulnerable people

As the number of Americans filing for unemployment rises to 3.3 million, business owners open up about their struggles trying to stay afloat during the coronavirus pandemic. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.

Why Walmart is seeing a rise in sales for tops, but not bottoms during the coronavirus crisis

CNN's Anna Stewart has the tips you need to work from your new office -- whether it's your kitchen or your couch -- while in lockdown. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

Coronavirus is crushing New York City's bar scene and its workers

When New York City shut down bars and restaurants to control the coronavirus pandemic, hundreds of thousands of workers and freelancers lost their incomes. Hear their stories. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

Crocs donating its shoes to healthcare workers

Dr. Rodrigo Kong and Dr. Jeanne Marrazzo react to a photo of New York City nurses using garbage bags as personal protective equipment.

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US Politics

Top Pentagon policy official resigns at Trump's request

The Pentagon's top policy official is expected to depart his post soon, according to two sources familiar with the matter. John Rood, Under Secretary of Defense for Policy at the Pentagon, lost support among senior national security leadership and has been asked for his resignation, one of the sources said.

Sanders spokeswoman says she misspoke after distorting Bloomberg's health record

Bernie Sanders' national press secretary Briahna Joy Gray said the questioning of the 78-year-old Democratic presidential candidate's health and requests for further medical records "were reminiscent of a smear campaign."

5 takeaways from CNN's town halls with Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg and Amy Klobuchar

During a CNN town hall in Nevada, Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) addressed the need for gun reform and spoke about her "saddest day in Washington."

Buttigieg slams Trump: My marriage never involved sending 'hush money to a porn star'

During a CNN town hall in Nevada, Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg discusses conservative radio personality Rush Limbaugh's attack on Buttigieg's sexuality.

Buttigieg recalls time he tried to use three languages to help a family at a protest

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg shared a story at the CNN Town Hall in Nevada about how he tried to use his foreign language skills to help a family caught in the middle of a protest.

Donald Trump and his pardon triangle

CNN's Jake Tapper reports.

Trump's pardon spree deepens crisis gripping American justice

President Trump issued a series of pardons and commutations that included former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr., former New York City police chief Bernie Kerik and junk bond king Michael Milken. CNN's Kaitlan Collins reports.

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One Louisiana hospital is using brown paper bags by the ICU doors to store used masks

Louisiana's reported coronavirus related death toll increased by more than 40% in just one day. CNN's Ed Lavandera tells us more.

US coronavirus cases reach more than 101,000 as reported deaths hit new daily high

As healthcare workers across the country become sick with Covid-19, doctors and nurses tell CNN they are worried about the lack of proper protective equipment. Drew Griffin reports.

Quarantine: How to isolate you or your family due to possible coronavirus infection

CNN's Brian Todd speaks to experts on how to best care for coronavirus patients at home, amid outbreaks across the nation.

A letter from a Michigan hospital system details who would get life-saving resources if equipment runs short during the coronavirus pandemic

The Henry Ford health system has released an internal hospital memo detailing which patients would receive life-saving resources during the coronavirus pandemic if there was not enough equipment. A spokesperson tells CNN the "letter is part of a larger policy document developed for an absolute worst-case scenario."

Cardiac injury among hospitalized Covid-19 patients tied to higher risk of death in new study

Most of the people with the novel coronavirus aren't dying, but the disease can be lethal to some. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen explains how the virus can become deadly. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19.

How to strengthen your immunity during the coronavirus pandemic. Part 1: Diet

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta demonstrates the correct way to wash your hands.

New hot spots emerge across the country as US overtakes China and Italy in number of coronavirus cases

CNN's Kyung Lah reports on California's efforts to manage the coronavirus outbreak, while some officials are issuing dire warnings that the situation could get much worse.

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Social Media-Technology

Google is donating $800 million to help with the coronavirus crisis

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) responds to a tweet by President Trump in which he claims that there are thousands of federal government ventilators found in a New York storage facility.

From the brink of bankruptcy to a 1,300% stock gain: How this CEO turned around her company.

About six years ago, AMD was bleeding cash and drowning in debt. Then Lisa Su stepped in. She became the chipmaker's first female CEO and was tasked with turning the company around.

James Dyson designed a new ventilator in 10 days. He's making 15,000 for the pandemic fight

Dyson received an order from the UK government for 10,000 ventilators to support efforts by the country's National Health Service to treat coronavirus patients. CNN's Anna Stewart has the latest on the company's efforts to help.

Apple releases coronavirus screening app and website in partnership with CDC

Working from home isn't an option for many retail workers across the country who risk exposure to Covid-19. CNN asked them to share their stories with us. Here's what they told us. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

Instagram's CEO is managing one of the world's biggest social networks from his garage

Adam Mosseri, CEO of Instagram, talks to CNN Business' Donie O'Sullivan about the app's response to the coronavirus pandemic, misinformation on the platform, and how he's running the company from his garage. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

IBM partners with White House to direct supercomputing power for coronavirus research

AT&T CEO and Chairman Randall Stephenson explains how broadband and internet traffic is changing as more people are working from home amid the coronavirus outbreak. ATT is the owner of CNN.

GameStop closes all stores

Many GameStop stores around the US remain open despite some state orders for non-essential retail stores to close due to the coronavirus outbreak.

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