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Las Vegas homeless people are sleeping in a parking lot — six feet apart

Las Vegas homeless people are sleeping in a parking lot — six feet apart

In Las Vegas, the Catholic Charities’ homeless shelter has long served as a facility for people in need of accommodations. But after one homeless man who used the facility tested positive for coronavirus last week, the shelter was forced to close, leaving 500 homeless people scrambling for a new place to stay. Even Courtyard Homeless…MORE

Police arrest Florida pastor for holding church services despite stay-at-home order

Police arrest Florida pastor for holding church services despite stay-at-home order

Pastor Rodney Howard-Browne said he wouldn’t close the doors of his Tampa, Florida, megachurch until the End Times begin. The police weren’t willing to wait that long. On Monday, Florida sheriff’s deputies arrested the evangelical pastor, who has continued to host large church services despite public orders urging residents to stay home to help contain…MORE

Stuck at home craving Girl Scout cookies? Now you can order them online

Stuck at home craving Girl Scout cookies? Now you can order them online

For those of us being responsible and self-distancing at home, there’s a lot to miss about the world: restaurants, movie theaters … and Girl Scout cookies. Crave no more. Girl Scout cookies are now available to buy online, the organization announced Friday. “To protect girls and communities in the wake of COVID-19, Girl Scouts have…MORE

Animal Crossing is letting people live out their wildest fantasy: Normalcy

Animal Crossing is letting people live out their wildest fantasy: Normalcy

The world seems like it’s ending. It’s enough to make you want to flee to an island populated entirely by friendly animals, tend to a little farm and live out the rest of your life in soothing, pastoral tranquility. Oh wait, that’s the entire premise of “Animal Crossing: New Horizons.” Restless coronavirus shut-ins around the…MORE