May 20, 2020 - 9:19 am
By CATHERINE THORBECKE and DEENA ZARU, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Gary Lin, a Chinese-American business owner in New York City, has been working through the coronavirus crisis to keep his ramen restaurant afloat. He is worried about getting sick and bringing the virus to his family, but has remained...
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May 20, 2020 - 8:47 am
By SARAH KOLINOVSKY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Rahama Wright has been in business for 15 years, but the experienced entrepreneur could never have foreseen the impacts of a pandemic coming her way. "It has been an up and down rollercoaster," Wright told ABC News' Alex Presha. The owner of Shea Yeleen,...
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May 20, 2020 - 6:21 am
By JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As people continue to practice safe social distancing as advised by health experts to help slow the spread of COVID-19, AriZona Beverage Company has the perfect way to help pass the time. It has introduced a 1,000-piece puzzle that will not only...
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May 20, 2020 - 6:17 am
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Nothing reminds us of strolling through a shopping mall quite like the smell of freshly baked soft pretzels. But since people are staying at home due to the coronavirus pandemic, one brand has a solution to deliver everything you need to try your hand at...
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May 19, 2020 - 5:11 pm
BY: KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — While restaurants continue to adapt their business models amid the coronavirus pandemic, some have kept their kitchens open to fulfill to-go orders for the first time -- and for meals that would have previously had diners waiting hours, days or weeks just...
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May 19, 2020 - 4:00 pm
BY: JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES, GOOD MORNING AMERICA (NEW YORK) — As hair salons begin to reopen after being closed due to COVID-19 -related restrictions, Drybar has released the company's plans for doing so safely in select markets. On Monday, the popular chain salon, best known for blow-dry...
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May 19, 2020 - 1:10 pm
By GENEVIEVE SHAW BROWN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As states open up and travelers start to consider summer plans, a hotel stay in the COVID-19 era will likely look different than those of the past. Depending on where your stay in booked, changes might range from front desk screens to no-contact room...
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May 19, 2020 - 11:26 am
By BENEDICT SMITH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As 49 states and D.C. take the first steps in releasing their economies from coronavirus restrictions -- with Connecticut set to follow suit on Wednesday -- the fitness industry is adjusting to life post-lockdown. It’s certainly not business as usual in a...
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May 19, 2020 - 8:53 am
By CHEYENNE HASLETT, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- A commission monitoring $500 billion of coronavirus relief funding produced its first report Monday -- though according to the report, there weren't that many receipts to comb through. The Treasury Department has so far disbursed only $37.5 billion of...
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May 19, 2020 - 8:09 am
By SOO RIN KIM and KATHERINE FAULDERS, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump's newly appointed vaccine czar, Moncef Slaoui, plans to divest his equity holdings in a company leading the coronavirus vaccine development effort, the Department of Health and Human Services told ABC News on...
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