Trump signs economic stimulus bill, provides benefits for students

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Written by: Mathäus Schwarzen, staff writer President Donald Trump officially signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act into law March 27. The economic stimulus bill, passed in response to the recent COVID-19 pandemic, contains 247 pages of legislation, emergency protocols and financial allotments aimed at reinforcing the staggering economy after businesses across Read More

IHME predicts state of Tennessee will significantly flatten COVID-19 curve in April

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Written by: Samantha Burgess, editor-in-chief CHATTANOOGA,Tenn—New predictions from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) reveal that Tennessee will be able to greatly flatten the curve of COVID-19 in the next few weeks thanks to the stay-at-home order and other precautions taken by Governor Lee.  Previous predictions from the IHME suggested that there would Read More

5,332 COVID-19 deaths in the United States, Trump extends social distancing guidelines in hopes of keeping the overall death toll below Dr. Fauci’s predicted 100,000

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Written by: Samantha Burgess, editor in chief Disclaimer: These are the numbers as of 12 p.m. on April 2. For a look at the live numbers click here. United States—The novel coronavirus has resulted in 50,245 deaths worldwide, 5,332 of which were in the United States. This tragic loss of lives has left many fearful Read More

How to help others during the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Written by: Samantha Burgess, editor in chief CHATTANOOGA, Tenn—With over 100,000 sick, the widespread COVID-19 has impacted us all: forcing many out of jobs and students out of graduation ceremonies and classes. During these unprecedented times, one of the best ways to stay motivated and serve is by helping those in need. Here is a Read More