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Starbucks to Require Customers to Wear Masks - WSJ

Starbucks to Require Customers to Wear Masks

By: Heather Haddon
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: July 9th, 2020
Coffee chain’s new mask policy to cover about 8,900 U.S. locations from next week.
Levi's sales fall 62% in second quarter, to cut 15% of corporate workforce_CNBC

Levi’s sales fall 62% in second quarter, to cut 15% of corporate workforce

By: Lauren Thomas
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: July 7th, 2020
Denim maker Levi Strauss & Co.’s sales fell 62% during the second quarter, the company announced Tuesday.
Costco to reduce coronavirus senior shopping hours_Fox Business

Costco to reduce coronavirus senior shopping hours

By: Cortney Moore
Source: Fox Business
Date of Publication: July 6th, 2020
Wholesale chain will end special shopping for seniors, high-risk customers.
Costco, Target and other stores relax coronavirus safety policies

Costco, Target and other stores relax coronavirus safety policies

By: Nathaniel Meyersohn,
Source: CNN Business
Date of Publication: June 18th, 2020
Costco is bringing back free food samples. Target is accepting customer returns on all merchandise. And Kroger is returning to its pre-pandemic store hours at some locations.
Los Angeles delays movie theater reopenings after rise in coronavirus cases

Los Angeles delays movie theater reopenings after rise in coronavirus cases

Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: June 29th, 2020
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Monday announced he was taking a “hard pause” on when movie theaters in the city can reopen, citing an increase in coronavirus cases.
AMC Delays Reopening Theaters to Late July - WSJ

AMC Delays Reopening Theaters to Late July

By: R.T. Watson
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: June 29th, 2020
Shift follows changes in release dates for Disney’s ‘Mulan’ and Warner Bros.’ ‘Tenet’
Walt Disney World employees petition to delay reopening as coronavirus cases surge in Florida_CNBC

Walt Disney World employees petition to delay reopening as coronavirus cases surge in Florida

By: Sarah Whitten
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: June 24th, 2020
As the number of coronavirus cases surges in Florida, more than 7,000 people have signed an online petition urging Disney and government officials to reconsider the opening of Disney World next month.
Yosemite Closes Campgrounds After Coronavirus Spike In California

Yosemite Closes Campgrounds After Coronavirus Spike In California

Source: KPBS
Date of Publication: June 23rd, 2020
California's Yosemite National Park is reversing course two weeks after reopening and now says it will hold off on reopening campgrounds through the month of July after a spike in coronavirus cases in the state.
This is a ‘pivotal week’ for Texas, Florida, other states with coronavirus spikes, Dr. Scott Gottlieb says

This is a ‘pivotal week’ for Texas, Florida, other states with coronavirus spikes, Dr. Scott Gottlieb says

By: William Feuer
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: June 22nd, 2020
States seeing major spikes in new coronavirus cases are heading into a “pivotal week” that might determine whether “they’re tipping over into exponential growth or not,” former FDA chief Dr. Scott Gottlieb said. The longer officials in these states allow the virus to spread, Gottlieb said, the more difficult it will be to bring it under control. “They’re having major outbreaks underway. There’s no question about it,” Gottlieb said.
Coronavirus live updates: NYC Marathon canceled as more states see rising case totals

Coronavirus live updates: NYC Marathon canceled as more states see rising case totals

By: Hannah Miller, Jasmine Kim, Megan Graham
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: June 24th, 2020
The coronavirus continues to surge in states around the country, mostly in the South and West. Testifying before members of Congress on Tuesday, White House health adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci said parts of the U.S. are beginning to see a “disturbing surge” and described the overall situation as a “mixed bag” across different regions and states.