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Amazon To Fire Workers Who Intentionally Violate Distancing

(CNN) - Amazon says its workers who violate its social distancing guidelines could soon be out of their jobs. The company says it will start firing those who intentionally violate the guidelines, after they are given up to two…

Peloton Worker Has COVID, Live Classes Canceled

(CNN) - Peloton is putting its live video fitness classes on hold through the end of the month. The company made the announcement after an employee in its New York studio tested positive for COVID-19. But the announcement came…

Apple Designing, Shipping 1 Million Face Shields Per Week

(CNN) - Apple is designing and shipping one-million face shields every week for medical workers. CEO Tim Cook had this to say, "We've launched a company-wide effort, bringing together product designers, engineering, operations and packaging teams and our suppliers…

American Airlines Cuts April Flights To New York

(CNN) - New York is the state hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic. And that's led American Airlines to drastically slash travel to New York City. The carrier is currently operating only 13 daily flights into the metro area's…

United, Delta Making Changes To Help Fliers

(CNN) - United and Delta Airlines are giving customers more flexibility for re-booking flights because of the pandemic. United says customers can now use travel credits within a two-year window. They usually only have a year to do so.…

Disney Parks Halt Annual Pass Payments

Los Angeles, CA (KABC) - Disney is ensuring annual passholders don't have to pay for periods when its US theme parks are closed. That's as Disney World and Disneyland remain shuttered due to coronavirus. If people paid up front…

Hobby Lobby Temporarily Closes All Stores

(CNN) - Arts and crafts giant Hobby Lobby has temporarily closed all of its stores nationwide until further notice amid the coronavirus pandemic. As a result, the company is furloughing nearly all of its store employees as well as…

3M Making Masks For US, Still Wants To Export

(CNN) - 3M the world's largest maker of respirator masks says it will comply with president Trump's order to make more critically-needed N95 masks for the United States. But 3M warned it will need to keep exporting them too.…

Mexico Halts Corona Beer Production

(CNN) - The Mexican brewing company that produces Corona beer announced on Friday via Twitter that they would be halting the production of their well known beer. Grupo Modelo said they were taking these actions in order to comply…

Hasbro Launches Website To Keep Families Busy

Providence, RI (WJAR) - A toy company wants to bring fun to families sitting out the pandemic together. Hasbro is pointing parents and caregivers to its new website, bringhomethefun.com. There it says you will be able to find ideas…