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Louvre Reopens After March Closure

(CNN) - After more than three months, the Louvre museum in Paris has re-opened to the public. The Louvre, along with many other similar venues had been closed in an attempt to avoid the spread of coronavirus. But as…

Experts Worry Over Bad Tick Season During COVID

(CNN) - Yet another health concern for 2020. The Lyme Disease Research group reports a mild winter could make this year's tick season especially rough. Other medical experts say hikers and campers may "just explode into the outdoors, and…

COVID Can Float On Air Droplets, Experts Say

(CNN) - We are learning more about how coronavirus is spread and the dangers of doing something as simple as talking or sneezing. A group of health experts warns that even tiny droplets from your mouth or nose can…

US Sends Two Aircraft Carriers To South China Sea

(CNN) - Tensions are heating up in the South China Sea after two US Navy aircraft carriers entered the region for the first time in six years. It's Washington's latest show of military might against China's claims in the…

AAA: Georgia Pump Price Holds Steady

NEWS RELEASE ATLANTA, GA., (July 6, 2020) — Georgia gas prices  increased slightly at the pump compared to a week ago. Georgia motorists are now paying an average price of $2.00 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. Monday's state average is only 2 cents more than a week ago, 23 cents more…

Sagrada Familia Re-Opens In Barcelona

(CNN) - Spain's iconic basilica, The Sagrada Familia re-opened to the public this weekend after nearly four months. To mark the re-opening, the basilica offered a special tribute to healthcare workers by distributing more than 2000 tickets to them…

Mexico Tops 30K Deaths

(CNN) - Mexico has surpassed 30,000 deaths from coronavirus. According to figures from its Health Ministry; with nearly 257,000 confirmed cases nationwide. The new numbers come less than a week after restaurants were allowed to reopen with up to…

Energy Companies Cancel Atlantic Coast Pipeline

Richmond, VA (WTVR) - Construction of a natural gas pipeline that was supposed to span three states is off. Dominion Energy and Duke Energy say they're canceling the Atlantic Coast Pipeline Project. It was supposed to stretch across West…

Brazil Tops 1.6 Million Cases

(CNN) - Brazil has surpassed 1.6 million confirmed cases of coronavirus and is nearing 65,000 deaths. The nation's Health Ministry recorded 26,051 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed infections to 1,603,055.…

Remains Of Missing Fort Hood Soldier Identified

(CNN) - An attorney for the family of specialist Vanessa Guillen says the Army has positively identified her remains. Natalie Khawam says investigators met with the family on Sunday. She says Guillen was going to file a harassment complaint…