Stories tagged: "coronavirus"


Remembering Mark Anthony Urquiza: ‘His Smile Just Lit Up the Entire Room’

Mark Urquiza passed away on June 30, 2020, after a three-week battle with COVID-19. He was 65 years old.

President Donald Trump leaves a news conference in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House, Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Latino Lawmakers: Every Single American Should Be Outraged That Trump Lied About COVID-19

Several representatives used the hashtag #TrumpKnew to express their frustration over the disregard of human life.

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New Book: Trump Knew How Dangerous Virus Was in February But Admitted to Downplaying It Anyway

"I wanted to always play it down," Trump reportedly said in an interview with journalist Bob Woodward. "I still like playing it down, because I don't want to create a panic."

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Latino Family Facing Eviction Gets $67K in Donations After AOC and CNN Highlight Their Story

An estimated 40 million are in danger of being evicted due to the coronavirus economic downturn. But people across the country are pitching in to help.

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Ricky Hurtado Set Out to Mobilize Latino Voters in North Carolina. Then Coronavirus Hit.

The 31-year-old son of Salvadoran immigrants, a state house candidate endorsed by former President Barack Obama, wants to give Latinos a say, even in Donald Trump's America.

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‘It’s Scary’: Six Latinas on Coping With COVID-19 Stress

The disease has had a disproportionate impact on Hispanic women across the country and taken a toll on their mental health.

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UPDATED: This Map Shows Where and Who COVID-19 Has Hit the Hardest This Week in Florida

The Sunshine State is closing in on 11,000 fatalities caused by the novel coronavirus.