‘A battlefield behind your home’: Deaths mount in New York

Even as the virus has slowed its growth in overwhelmed Italy and in China, where it first emerged, hospitals in Spain and France are reaching their breaking points and the U.S. and Britain are bracing for incoming waves of desperately ill people.
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  US cities brace for coronavirus spread; Spain’s hospitals at breaking point

The top infectious-disease expert in the United States warned that smaller U.S. cities are about to witness the rapid acceleration in coronavirus cases that New York is seeing.

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Elizabethtown offering small businesses $3,000 each during pandemic

UPDATE: Lawmakers pass pared down state budget as legislators manage COVID-19 concerns

  UofL looking into tobacco plant playing a role in fighting COVID-19

  16-year-old shot, killed in Smoketown identified

  Judge orders quarantine, or contempt, as corrections officers raise concerns about the use of HIP

A Jefferson County judge has ordered two people to follow quarantine orders after testing positive for the coronavirus, or face contempt of court.
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  A nurse worked for a week while infected with the coronavirus. The hospital wasn’t testing staff.

A nurse says she worked for about seven days at two hospitals in New York City while infected with the coronavirus.

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  Statistical model predicts coronavirus peaks and deaths by state

Beshear announces 93 new coronavirus cases, 2 more deaths in Kentucky

19-year-old charged with DUI, murder after fatal crash on Billtown Road

Mayor Fischer says coronavirus peak won’t hit Kentucky until mid-May

Louisville Metro councilwoman self-quarantining after COVID-19 exposure

Clark County reports its first coronavirus-related death

Louisville Metro Corrections officer tests positive for coronavirus

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  Help heads to NYC as experts predict over 100,000 US deaths

The number of U.S. deaths could range from 100,000 to 240,000 even if Americans continue to stay home and limit contact with others, experts predicted at a media briefing with President Donald Trump.

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  Players, coaches react to NCAA eligibility ruling

UK’s Stoops addresses the abrupt end to spring practice

UK coach is ready to help out community

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JCPS extends Chromebook deadline

A JCPS spokesman said about 13,200 Chromebooks have been requested so far.
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Florida docking plan in the works for ill-fated cruise ships

Passengers from an ill-fated South American cruise are anxious to disembark once they reach Florida, but Gov. Ron DeSantis said the state’s health care resources are already stretched too thin to take on another ship’s coronavirus caseload.

One juvenile dead, one injured in double shooting in Smoketown, police investigating

Kroger offers ‘Hero Bonus’ for hourly associates

  SuperATV in Southern Indiana switches gears to help in fight against COVID-19

  Coronavirus impacts budget as Kentucky lawmakers prepare to vote