Art

Tiny newly discovered spider looks like Vincent van Gogh's Starry Night

Tiny newly discovered spider looks like Vincent van Gogh's Starry Night

The purple and yellow colors displayed on the peacock spider Maratus constellatus make it look like Vincent van Gogh's famous painting Starry Night. Looking for spiders might not be high on everyone's to-do list right now, but thanks to citizen scientists and an Australian arachnologist, seven new colorful species of the teeny-tiny peacock spider have recently been discovered. One spider even resembles a famous Vincent van Gogh painting. "Meet ... Full story

Education

Med students are graduating early to join the fight against COVID-19

Med students are graduating early to join the fight against COVID-19

In a normal year, fourth-year medical students across the United States would have some downtime in April. They would have already found out where they’ll be doing their residencies and should have the whole month or more to coast through to graduation and the start of their medical careers in the summer. But this isn’t a normal year, and a handful of medical schools around the country are offering to let students graduate early so they can ... Full story

Economics

Grocery workers are brave frontliners, too, in the time of COVID-19

Grocery workers are brave frontliners, too, in the time of COVID-19

When almost all economic activities have come to a halt because of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), supermarkets and convenience stores, are among the few that have been allowed to operate to sell food and supplies to the people. These stores manage to run because of workers who do not stay at home and who brave the daily travel —walking, biking, hitching a habal-habal, or what-have-you — just to get to work and happily ... Full story

Entertainment

Lady Gaga's Dad Asked for Donations to Help Pay His Furloughed Workers

Lady Gaga's Dad Asked for Donations to Help Pay His Furloughed Workers

Lady Gaga 's father, Joe Germanotta , is under scrutiny after he launched a GoFundMe campaign to help pay his furloughed workers amid the coronavirus outbreak. Her father's restaurant in New York City, Joanne Trattoria, had to shutdown because of the spread of COVID-19, leaving many of his workers unemployed and instead of paying his employees—the restaurant owner launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise money to pay them. According to ... Full story

Health

Bombshell Report Exposes China's Massive Coronavirus Secret: Over 43,000 Confirmed Cases Hidden [Opinion]  Silk

Bombshell Report Exposes China's Massive Coronavirus Secret: Over 43,000 Confirmed Cases Hidden [Opinion] Silk

According to a report from the South China Morning Post , which was then shared by The Guardian , Axios , Western Journal , The Blaze , and Japan Broadcasting (among others), over 43,000 people tested positive in China for coronavirus by the end of February and were not included in the nation’s official tally of confirmed cases. This failure by China to report asymptomatic coronavirus cases in its official tally goes against the World Health ... Full story

Law

DOJ says anyone who intentionally spreads COVID-19 could face terror charges

DOJ says anyone who intentionally spreads COVID-19 could face terror charges

As the U.S. Department of Justice cracks down on criminal activity related to the COVID-19 pandemic, officials said anyone caught intentionally spreading the novel coronavirus could face terrorism charges, according to a memo released by the department on Tuesday. RELATED: CoronavirusNOW.com , FOX launches national hub for COVID-19 news and updates. "Threats or attempts to use COVID-19 as a weapon against Americans will not be tolerated," the ... Full story

Living

All My Children's John Callahan Dies at 66 | PEOPLE.com

All My Children's John Callahan Dies at 66 | PEOPLE.com

All My Children's John Callahan Dies at 66 | PEOPLE.com. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. -. - CloseDown TrianglePreviousClosePreviousNextNextNextPreviousPreviousPreviousPreviousDown TrianglePrevious. -. -. -. -. -. - ellipsisMailiphoneImage zoomImage zoomCloseNextCloseClose. Printed from. VIEW IMAGE. All My Children Alum John Callahan Dies at 66. this link is to an external site that may or may not meet ... Full story

Politics

Florida man warning others after getting fake coronavirus stimulus check in mail

Florida man warning others after getting fake coronavirus stimulus check in mail

"This is absolutely sickening.". That's how Thomas Andrews described what appeared to be a fake coronavirus relief check that he received in the mail recently. On Friday, President Trump signed into law a historic $2 trillion stimulus package that will put money in the hands of Americans as the fight against the spread of COVID-19 continues. However, checks won't be arriving in the mail for a couple of weeks, so when the Brooksville resident ... Full story

Sport

Tom Hanks speaks out about coronavirus battle after returning to US

Tom Hanks speaks out about coronavirus battle after returning to US

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson are back in the United States after spending two weeks in isolation in Australia after testing positive for the coronavirus. Hanks, 63. shared a statement on Twitter thanking everyone who cared for him and Wilson in Australia. He added that they will continue to shelter in place at home. Trending stories,celebrity news and all the best of TODAY. "Hey, Folks...We're home now and, like the rest of America, we carry on ... Full story

Technology

COVID-19 Lockdowns Cause Drastic Dip in Air Pollution

COVID-19 Lockdowns Cause Drastic Dip in Air Pollution

COVID-19 Lockdowns Cause Drastic Dip in Air Pollution. While it’s difficult to find silver linings to the COVID-19 lockdowns that have been instituted across the globe, there is one upside that’s so pronounced we can see it clearly from space: a monumental dip in global air pollution caused by the world economy coming to a virtual standstill. And not only does that likely mean better air quality for many, it also means an opportunity to do some ... Full story