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Factbox: U.S. Coronavirus cancellations, closings and postponements

Concerns over the spread of the coronavirus pandemic in the United States forced cancellations, closings and postponements throughout sports, entertainment and education on Thursday.

school closings - Reuters
7:47pm PDT - March 12th, 2020

Ohio, Maryland and New Mexico close all schools amid coronavirus outbreak

Ohio, Maryland and New Mexico have each ordered statewide school closures as a result of the coronavirus crisis sweeping the nation. The closings in the Buckeye State will last from Monday until Ap…

school closings - Google News
7:44pm PDT - March 12th, 2020

Coronavirus: 1.3 million students impacted by US schools closing across the country

21 states have partial closure in some of their K-12 schools

school closings - Independent
3:09pm PDT - March 12th, 2020

Coronavirus school closings: Ohio, Maryland become first states to shut all K-12 schools

Schools in Ohio will close for three weeks, and schools in Maryland will close for two, in the most sweeping school closures in the country so far.

school closings - USA Today
2:10pm PDT - March 12th, 2020

Stop handshakes, hugs or kisses — jazz hands now to combat coronavirus

Now I greet my friends with namaste bows and elbow bumps, with a hope that this change in our social habits might play a role in slowing contagion.

school closings - USA Today
2:00am PDT - March 12th, 2020

College closings: Close to 100 colleges are canceling in-person classes and moving online

In-person classes had been canceled at close to 100 universities by mid-afternoon Wednesday. Dorms were emptying. Graduation plans were up in the air.

school closings - USA Today
11:59am PDT - March 11th, 2020

Trump, Democrats at odds over coronavirus economic proposals

Trump looks for support on economic stimulus proposal that includes payroll tax cuts - a plan some Democrats dismiss.

school closings - Al Jazeera English
11:36am PDT - March 10th, 2020

Coronavirus is closing more schools. What happens to students who depend on school lunches?

"There are some students whose food at school is the one or two meals they're getting that day. This situation is really highlighting how critical school meals are," one official said.

school closings - NBC News
10:54am PDT - March 10th, 2020

Schools hamstrung over feeding students as coronavirus leads to closures

USDA can make some exceptions to its meals programs but most districts will have to fend for themselves on how to feed poor students.

school closings - Politico
1:30am PDT - March 10th, 2020

Governor: Maryland coronavirus cases linked to Egyptian cruise and Texas cases

Three Maryland residents with coronavirus were infected on an Egyptian cruise. The cases led to precautionary school closings near Philadelphia.

school closings - USA Today
8:01pm PST - March 6th, 2020

Will New York City Schools Close Over the Coronavirus?

As the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New York ramped up to 44 on Friday, parents and students faced the possibility of school closures.

school closings - New York Magazine
3:04pm PST - March 6th, 2020

Coronavirus: Nearly 300mn children are missing class

Coronavirus: Nearly 300mn children are missing classOnly a few weeks ago, China, where the outbreak began, was the only country to suspend classes. But the virus has spread so quickly that by Wednesday, 22 countries on three continents had announced school cl…

school closings - The Times of India
10:59pm PST - March 4th, 2020

Factbox: Latest on the spread of coronavirus around the world

The new coronavirus appears to now be spreading much more rapidly outside China than within, and airports in hard-hit countries were ramping up screening of travelers.

school closings - Reuters
7:23am PST - March 3rd, 2020

Deadly Seattle-area coronavirus outbreak spurs shift in public health response

Seattle-area health officials confronting the nation's first community coronavirus outbreak are planning new containment measures, ranging from possible school closings to temporary quarantine housing for mildly ill homeless patients.

school closings - Reuters
8:26pm PST - March 2nd, 2020

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California reported its second case of community transmission of the coronavirus Friday, and Oregon and Washington announced others just hours later, providing fresh evidence that the deadly virus is circulating in the United States. Authorities in Santa Cl…

school closings - The Washington Post
5:34pm PST - February 29th, 2020

US reports worrisome new coronavirus case as Trump urges calm

Democrats slam Trump for his response as new coronavirus case in California could be first community transmission in US.

school closings - Al Jazeera English
8:42am PST - February 27th, 2020

Pancake race, a ballooning problem, Lincoln's hearse: News from around our 50 states

Rare black pinesnake wins protection in Mississippi, Lakota healing program for offenders expands in South Dakota, and more

school closings - USA Today
10:40pm PST - February 26th, 2020

NCAA preparing for possible coronavirus impact on men's and women's basketball tournaments

The NCAA is preparing for the upcoming men's and women's basketball tournament amid fears of a coronavirus outbreak.

school closings - USA Today
12:44pm PST - February 26th, 2020

‘This Will Push Many People Over the Edge,’ Parents Warn as Hong Kong Closes Schools Until April Over Coronavirus Fears

(Bloomberg) — The emails are piling up, office queries need attention, and Jackie Yang’s kids won’t leave her alone. “‘Mom, I don’t know how to log on to the computer;’ ‘Mom, help me print out my paper.’ Imagine hearing ‘Mom!’ every minute. I’m just up to my …

school closings - Time
5:52am PST - February 26th, 2020

What to watch today: Dow set for steady open after two-day nearly 1,900-point plunge

U.S. stock futures, in a highly volatile overnight session, were actually pointing to a steady Wall Street open Wednesday.

school closings - CNBC
3:55am PST - February 26th, 2020

Democratic presidential debate fallout, Ash Wednesday, winter storm: 5 things to know Wednesday

Four Democratic candidates take on a CNN town hall next, Ash Wednesday marks the start of Lent for Christians and more news to start your Wednesday.

school closings - USA Today
12:19am PST - February 26th, 2020

Democrats and health experts say Trump's $2.5 billion coronavirus spending package is 'completely inadequate'

Critics and health officials worry a new emergency spending proposal from the White House would not do enough to protect the US from the coronavirus outbreak. The Trump administration asked for $1.25 billion in new emergency funds for preparation and response…

school closings - Business Insider
10:28am PST - February 25th, 2020

Democrats and health officials say Trump's $2.5 billion coronavirus spending package is 'completely inadequate'

Critics and health officials worry a new emergency spending proposal from the White House would not do enough to protect the US from the coronavirus outbreak. The Trump administration asked for $1.25 billion in new emergency funds for preparation and response…

school closings - Business Insider
10:08am PST - February 25th, 2020

Retail Workers Are Trying to Escape the ‘Merry-Go-Round’ As Jobs Disappear and Prospects Dim

As store chains close shops and jobs disappear, retail workers are looking for ways to escape the retail world's 'merry-go-round'

school closings - Time
11:18am PST - February 7th, 2020

N.J. may require company severance in mass layoffs

"Toys R Us" bill would make companies give a week's pay for every year worked when laying off more than 50 people.

school closings - CBS News
9:22am PST - January 13th, 2020
Happy first day of classes, Terps! Here are our regular hours for the semester from our website. For any school delays or closings throughout the year, times will be updated at https://t.co/2xroe52z6a https://t.co/tSLJklMcuc

Happy first day of classes, Terps! Here are our regular hours for the semester from our website. For any school delays or closings throughout the year, times will be updated at https://t.co/2xroe52z6a https://t.co/tSLJklMcuc

Maryland Dining (@UMDdining)
8:54am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @CrainsChicago: The Chicago Teachers Union is making several requests outside the traditional bargaining process, including an increase…

Jack Devaney (@Eyes_On_It_All)
7:55am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @kimhudsontv: We are hearing of LOTS of school closings because of flash #flooding in the area. We have them #LIVE on @FOX2now at https:…

Chiltowne (@chiltowne)
7:07am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @CrainsChicago: The Chicago Teachers Union is making several requests outside the traditional bargaining process, including an increase…

JAKL (@Lawgirl318)
6:41am PDT - August 26th, 2019
We are hearing of LOTS of school closings because of flash #flooding in the area. We have them #LIVE on @FOX2now at https://t.co/hoHgfFmE5F. This is a still of video sent by @chrisregniertv https://t.co/mM1xlAsatP

We are hearing of LOTS of school closings because of flash #flooding in the area. We have them #LIVE on @FOX2now at https://t.co/hoHgfFmE5F. This is a still of video sent by @chrisregniertv https://t.co/mM1xlAsatP

Kim Kelly Hudson (@kimhudsontv)
5:58am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @mshrivastava013: No college or university has a guaranteed future. 8 lessons from other school closings >> https://t.co/Imxx94VtoU

VAMR Consultants (@vamrco)
8:13pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
Weird regional thing that always pops up in my head about growing up in Southeastern Ohio was the Snowbird Reports on @wtov for school closings. The earworm jingly music that would play in the background of commercials meant video store trips or watching @HBO all day. https://t.co/zlhLdqgkc6

Weird regional thing that always pops up in my head about growing up in Southeastern Ohio was the Snowbird Reports on @wtov for school closings. The earworm jingly music that would play in the background of commercials meant video store trips or watching @HBO all day. https://t.co/zlhLdqgkc6

Josh Lagle (@jlagle)
2:03pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

Nigga gone be updating us on weather traffic and school closings on the 5 am news slot https://t.co/J9rreFiDR9

Buckeye SZN (@ScummyP__)
8:51pm PDT - August 24th, 2019
Book - Ghosts in the Schoolyard: #Racism and School Closings on Chicago's South Side https://t.co/8xOlYpCVpd HT @eveewing @UChicagoPress #BLM https://t.co/SCKOHq9ppl

Book - Ghosts in the Schoolyard: #Racism and School Closings on Chicago's South Side https://t.co/8xOlYpCVpd HT @eveewing @UChicagoPress #BLM https://t.co/SCKOHq9ppl

book_souk (@book_souk)
7:45pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @BStupich: Gosh, Cupich is so bad for Chicago. He and his $300,000 a year COO are closing viable parishes and schools to pay off abuse s…

Blaze Stupich (@BStupich)
1:24pm PDT - August 24th, 2019
#4thgrade #teacher working in a low income #community. Hoping to #clearthelists. School closings budget cuts and a reduction in force all in the past two years!  #wishlist https://t.co/9I04FjkEpW https://t.co/zBtzJjLcWF

#4thgrade #teacher working in a low income #community. Hoping to #clearthelists. School closings budget cuts and a reduction in force all in the past two years! #wishlist https://t.co/9I04FjkEpW https://t.co/zBtzJjLcWF

@mrsfeldmans4th (@amejay)
1:02pm PDT - August 24th, 2019
Book - Ghosts in the Schoolyard: #Racism and School Closings on Chicago's South Side https://t.co/fPKm4YvCwd HT @eveewing @UChicagoPress #BLM https://t.co/2kyA8hN9mb

Book - Ghosts in the Schoolyard: #Racism and School Closings on Chicago's South Side https://t.co/fPKm4YvCwd HT @eveewing @UChicagoPress #BLM https://t.co/2kyA8hN9mb

JH_Balko (@JH_Balko)
11:50am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @mcnultynash1: @nashvegas__ @WCSedu Carol needs to stick to announcing school closings because of snow.

David Simpson (@DavidSi81835311)
10:48am PDT - August 24th, 2019
September is right around the corner, which means back-to-school, winter covers, and pool closings. Please call, click or visit us in-store to get a free safety cover quote. Act now and receive an additional $100 off and a free full closing!

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September is right around the corner, which means back-to-school, winter covers, and pool closings. Please call, click or visit us in-store to get a free safety cover quote. Act now and receive an additional $100 off and a free full closing! https://t.co/FjZYDFQhFS https://t.co/KZsGgFJG7k

Mirage Pool & Spa (@MiragePoolSpa)
9:20am PDT - August 24th, 2019

No college or university has a guaranteed future. 8 lessons from other school closings >> https://t.co/Imxx94VtoU

Mehboob Shrivastava (@mshrivastava013)
4:57pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

On one of the last "official" Fridays of summer break, we're celebrating for lots of reasons! And no, it's not just because our kids go back to school next week! We had THREE closings~Congratulations to our buyers… https://t.co/xb2kNTIiMU

Core Realty Advisors (@yourcoreadv)
4:04pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @Quality1st4BPS: Eve Ewing and Nicole Hannah-Jones, two greats in our current Ed world, will be on American Univ radio (WAMU 88.5) at 11…

nancyn (@navin871)
11:51am PDT - August 23rd, 2019

Weight room times for the year: Mornings: 6:30-7:35 After school: 3:23-4:30 Weight room follows school day so if school is closed so is the weight room (I.e. snow days, vacation days, etc.) Follow this for updates and check school announcements for closings. #GoVikings

KHS Strength & Conditioning (@KHSweightroom)
8:48am PDT - August 23rd, 2019

SHARE - SCHOOLS CLOSING: Sullivan South High School and Rock Springs Elementary School are dismissing at 9:15 a.m. due to a power outage. https://t.co/x7TYxG6rQv

News 5 WCYB (@news5wcyb)
6:01am PDT - August 23rd, 2019

Just updated my calendar with Makhi a school closings and parent teacher conferences

Mommy x2 (@ceeceee___)
5:32pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Suddenly, it's #backtoschool time! Aka. time to mark your calendar for planned school closings so you can anticipate smoother commute days. Here's the FCPS calendar: https://t.co/U2evQaiR27

Amanda Grimsley (@AmandaCGrimsley)
9:39am PDT - August 22nd, 2019
Predicted Population Percentage changes for each county in KS over a 30-year period. 2014-2044.

Some of these numbers are mind-boggling! I need to know more. What is driving these #s? Deaths, births, industry/business closings/openings, school/housing/infrastructure upgrades? https://t.co/LfVrjuPPyu

Predicted Population Percentage changes for each county in KS over a 30-year period. 2014-2044. Some of these numbers are mind-boggling! I need to know more. What is driving these #s? Deaths, births, industry/business closings/openings, school/housing/infrastructure upgrades? https://t.co/LfVrjuPPyu

Damian Smithhisler (@CoachS1)
1:46pm PDT - August 21st, 2019

But fuck all the school closings, hospital closings or those buildings in Brooklyn which acted as a safe havens for slaves during the abolitionist movement that European billionaires want to demolish to build high rise buildings no one can afford to live in https://t.co/RZkbWoDKED

izzy (@Izais_anthony)
1:32pm PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @WDBJ7: SCHOOL CLOSINGS: This is the third day in a row Floyd County Schools will be closing early. The school district says many classr…

Kimberly McBroom (@KimberlyWDBJ)
7:51am PDT - August 21st, 2019

Please download the school app if you have not done so already. We will be sending notifications through the app for school closings and other information.

Thompsonville Schools 174 (@174Schools)
6:30am PDT - August 21st, 2019

Amid repeated school closings and reopenings in the #Kurdish-led autonomous administration of north and east #Syria (widely known as #Rojava), the #Kurdish #language is now being taught in most parts of the Jazira region. https://t.co/VAPMkXeCGZ

adel abdellatif (@abdellatif_adel)
5:57am PDT - August 21st, 2019

SCHOOL CLOSINGS: This is the third day in a row Floyd County Schools will be closing early. The school district says many classrooms in each school do not have air conditioning. https://t.co/MHuZOsJcMJ

WDBJ7 (@WDBJ7)
5:46am PDT - August 21st, 2019

State Civil Rights Chief: Grosse Pointe Should Reconsider School Closings - WDET https://t.co/bPWqACvm06

Grosse Pointey (@grossepointey)
5:33am PDT - August 21st, 2019

UPDATE: Our list of school delays this morning is growing. You can find a current list here: https://t.co/0KDG0FLtnI https://t.co/QFneJvWM5O

WSBT (@WSBT)
4:03am PDT - August 21st, 2019

The list of fog-related school delays is growing. Updated here: https://t.co/z4j29OQXGh

News/Talk 95.3 MNC (@953MNC)
3:54am PDT - August 21st, 2019
New Prairie United Schools, West Noble Schools and LaPorte Schools are under a 2-hr delay. 

We have a LIVE check of traffic with @953MNC and look the visibility in your city on @ABC57News.

https://t.co/tgsUrmwwth https://t.co/D0UnNDenvU

New Prairie United Schools, West Noble Schools and LaPorte Schools are under a 2-hr delay. We have a LIVE check of traffic with @953MNC and look the visibility in your city on @ABC57News. https://t.co/tgsUrmwwth https://t.co/D0UnNDenvU

Emily Kennedy (@EmilyKennedyWX)
3:43am PDT - August 21st, 2019
RT @KimberlyWNDU: BOOKMARK THIS PAGE! 

Find your current list of school delays here: 

https://t.co/CFYUfKL1Ec https://t.co/4ZE5Hb4zK4

RT @KimberlyWNDU: BOOKMARK THIS PAGE! Find your current list of school delays here: https://t.co/CFYUfKL1Ec https://t.co/4ZE5Hb4zK4

Joshua Short (@JoshuaShortWNDU)
3:39am PDT - August 21st, 2019
BOOKMARK THIS PAGE! 

Find your current list of school delays here: 

https://t.co/CFYUfKL1Ec https://t.co/4ZE5Hb4zK4

BOOKMARK THIS PAGE! Find your current list of school delays here: https://t.co/CFYUfKL1Ec https://t.co/4ZE5Hb4zK4

Kimberly Newman WNDU (@KimberlyWNDU)
3:39am PDT - August 21st, 2019
We have our first school delays. @FortWaynesNBC  https://t.co/uvnaj5yADr https://t.co/HvTl4w7hMq

We have our first school delays. @FortWaynesNBC https://t.co/uvnaj5yADr https://t.co/HvTl4w7hMq

Yasser A. Kishk (@yakishk)
3:39am PDT - August 21st, 2019

2-hour school delays due to heavy fog: LaPorte, New Prairie, W. Noble Schools. Follow the list here: https://t.co/z4j29OQXGh

News/Talk 95.3 MNC (@953MNC)
3:36am PDT - August 21st, 2019

mainly I just wanna know if they post school closings because if they do everyone I have to contact with school which is very few can just have my number because,,, I highkey just wanna delete it

nicolie ♡ (@leeminholovebot)
4:07pm PDT - August 20th, 2019
This passage spoke to me 

[From @eveewing’s ‘Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on Chicago’s South Side’] https://t.co/nExVheB6Qo

This passage spoke to me [From @eveewing’s ‘Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on Chicago’s South Side’] https://t.co/nExVheB6Qo

An Education (@AnEducationBlog)
3:37pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @DavisonSchools: CN Railroad will be closing railroad crossings next week & school traffic will be impacted. Closings include: Gale Road…

Michigan Schools (@SchoolsMichigan)
3:32pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @DavisonSchools: CN Railroad will be closing railroad crossings next week & school traffic will be impacted. Closings include: Gale Road…

Davison Softball (@SoftballDavison)
3:02pm PDT - August 20th, 2019

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Mandy Mansfield (@wA9Ac4OlFGqZQC0)
2:12pm PDT - August 20th, 2019