Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves says he is adding another week to his statewide “safer at home” order because of the coronavirus pandemic... ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
The Latest: Michigan Gov. Whitmer eases stay-at-home order  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer says auto and other manufacturing workers can return to the job next week, further easing her stay-at-home order while extending it through May 28 because of the coronavirus... more
The Latest: Michigan lifts coronavirus stay-at-home order  ABC NEWS · 3 days
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has lifted Michigan’s nearly 10-week coronavirus stay-at-home order, letting restaurants reopen to dine-in customers next week and immediately easing limits on outdoor gatherings while keeping social-distancing rules intact more
The Latest: Minnesota letting 'stay-at-home' expire Monday  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz said he will let his stay-at-home order expire as scheduled Monday, though he’ll leave key restrictions in place to keep up the state’s fight against the COVID-19 pandemic more
Wisconsin high court tosses out governor's stay-home order  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
The Wisconsin Supreme Court has struck down Gov. Tony Evers' stay-at-home restrictions more
Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks Evers’ stay-home extension  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
The Wisconsin Supreme Court has ruled that Gov. Tony Evers’ administration overstepped its authority when it extended the governor’s stay-at-home order until May 26 more
The Latest: Mississippi governor reopens hair salons, gyms  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Mississippi’s governor says barbershops, salons and gyms will be allowed to reopen Monday but must take steps to curb the spread of the new coronavirus more
Hundreds protest stay-at-home order outside Michigan Capitol  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
A couple hundred people angry over Michigan’s coronavirus stay-at-home order are protesting in the rain outside the state Capitol more
The Latest: Belgium allows more shops to open next week  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Belgian Prime minister Sophie Wilmes announced loosening of social distancing measures, allowing more shops to open next week and hosting friends or family members at home more
Mississippi casinos to reopen before Memorial Day weekend  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
The Mississippi Gaming Commission says casinos in the state can start reopening May 2 more
'Twilight Zone:' Casino closings hurt Mississippi county  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
A county in the historically impoverished Mississippi Delta region has been dealt a serious economic blow by the new coronavirus more
The Latest: Whitmer wins legal fight with lawmakers  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer prevailed in a high-stakes challenge from Republican lawmakers who sued over her authority to declare emergencies and order sweeping restrictions during the coronavirus outbreak more
Mississippi church suing on virus restrictions burns down  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
A church in Mississippi has been destroyed by a suspected arson fire about a month after its pastor filed a lawsuit challenging the city of Holly Springs on restrictions amid the coronavirus... more
Oregon Supreme Court halts order nixing virus restrictions  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
The Oregon Supreme Court late Monday halted a rural judge’s order earlier in the day that had tossed out statewide coronavirus restrictions imposed by Democratic Gov. Kate Brown more
Mississippi Delta marshes in a state of irreversible collapse, study shows  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Given the present-day rate of global sea-level rise, remaining marshes in the Mississippi Delta are likely to drown, according to a new Tulane University study. more
Floods and tears in Bangladesh a week after cyclone  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Rezaul Islam wades through waist-high water, a sack of rice on his head salvaged from what remains of his home, a week after a cyclone savaged Bangladesh and eastern India. more
The Latest: US Senator to self-quarantine, staffer positive  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Sen. Lamar Alexander will not return to Washington this week and will self-quarantine in his home state of Tennessee after a member of his staff tested positive for COVID-19 more
The Latest: Protesters rally at California state Capitol  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Hundreds of protesters rallied outside California’s state Capitol to protest stay-at-home orders from Gov. Gavin Newsom, even as residents entered the Memorial Day weekend with newly expanded options for leisure more
The Latest: California gov fears virus spread amid protests  ABC NEWS · 3 hours
California Gov. Gavin Newsom says he’s concerned about the spread of coronavirus as thousands of people gather for protests against police brutality across the state more
Governor softens order over jailed Texas hair salon owner  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has removed jail as a punishment for violating his coronavirus restrictions more
Some local governments in Wisconsin drop stay-at-home orders  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Some local health officials in Wisconsin are rescinding their stay-at-home orders as attorneys warn they may be on shaky legal ground after the Wisconsin Supreme Court struck down a statewide order more
Wisconsin Supreme Court rules Gov. Tony Evers' administration overstepped authority with stay-at-home extension  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Wisconsin Supreme Court rules Gov. Tony Evers' administration overstepped authority with stay-at-home extension more
Oregon Supreme Court halts judge’s order rescinding state's COVID-19 stay-at-home restrictions.  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Oregon Supreme Court halts judge’s order rescinding state's COVID-19 stay-at-home restrictions. more
Study finds increase in home wine consumption during confinement  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Among other conclusions, the study also adds that 33% of people polled declare they spend more on wine during confinement. Furthermore, solitary consumption has increased and the phenomenon of digital... more
Michigan governor wins legal fight with lawmakers over virus  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has prevailed in a high-stakes challenge from Republican lawmakers who sued over her authority to declare emergencies and order sweeping restrictions during the coronavirus outbreak more
UK lawmakers balk at order to return and end virtual voting  ABC NEWS · 3 days
Like many other Britons, U.K. lawmakers have largely been working from home during the coronavirus pandemic more
'A pressure cooker': Pa. governor aims to contain GOP revolt  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is struggling to fight against a Republican revolt over his stay-at-home orders and business shutdowns more
Wisconsin may leave virus restrictions to local leaders  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Wisconsin no longer has a statewide approach for combating the coronavirus pandemic after the state Supreme Court tossed out the Democratic governor’s stay-at-home order more
The Latest: Italy adds 992 new cases of COVID-19  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
More than half of Italy’s 20 regions registered fewer than 10 new cases of COVID-19 more
The Latest: India increasing trains to get migrants home  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
In a major relief to tens of thousands migrant workers eager to return to their villages from cities and towns, Indian Railways is increasing the number of trains to get... more
Topology sheds new light on synchronization in higher-order networks  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Research led by Queen Mary University of London, proposes a novel 'higher-order' Kuramoto model that combines topology with dynamical systems and characterises synchronization in higher-order networks for the first time. more
Antibiotic-destroying genes widespread in bacteria in soil and on people
Near-atomic 'blueprint' reveals inner workings of drug target for cancer, other diseases
The fury in US cities is rooted in a long history of racist policing, violence and inequality
A mysterious company’s coronavirus papers in top medical journals may be unraveling
Science Magazine
Cambrian fossils show oldest example of parasites in action
Hot stars are plagued by giant magnetic spots
Large droplet sorting now possible at high speeds
Theoretical breakthrough shows quantum fluids rotate by corkscrew mechanism
Disorder in fish shoals may reap rewards at dinner time
Animals that can do math understand more language than we think