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Taco Bell handing out free tacos on Tuesday

NEW YORK — It's easy to forget which day of the week it is when you're cooped up in your home for weeks on end. But please, don't forget Taco Tuesday. Taco Bell hasn't. On March 31 (this upcoming Tuesday,…

Monday is National Doctors' Day

(CNN) —Healthcare workers are pulling long hours and potentially exposing themselves to coronavirus, as the nation and world deals with the crippling pandemic. Monday take a moment to say thanks. It is National Doctors Day! The observance has been around…

White House requests $45.8 billion in emergency funding due to coronavirus

(CNN) The White House Office of Management and Budget submitted an emergency funding request to Congress late Tuesday for an additional $45.8 billion -- a sweeping request for new funds and statutory authority across the federal government to address the growing coronavirus pandemic.…

Idris Elba says he has coronavirus

(CNN) Actor Idris Elba said he has tested positive for Covid-19. Elba, 47, said he received his test results Monday morning. So far, the "Luther" star said he feels "OK" and is showing no symptoms, according a video posted to…

Orlando Bloom coming home to self-quarantine

(CNN) -- According to Orlando Bloom, the coronavirus has him headed back to the US. The actor posted a video on his Instagram stories Thursday revealing that he and the cast of his Amazon series "Carnival Row" are leaving Prague…

Iowa girl regains eyesight after losing vision to flu

(CNN) -- An Iowa girl who lost her vision after almost dying from the flu has regained her eyesight, her mother said. Just weeks after leaving the hospital in January following her recovery from the flu, family members noticed that…

Panera launching coffee subscription service

(CNN) - Panera Bread has a treat for java junkies. It's now offering a coffee subscription program for unlimited hot or iced coffee. The CEO tells USA Today the goal is to change the face of the industry. The price…

Author Mary Higgins Clark dies at 92

CNN -- Mary Higgins Clark, the bestselling "Queen of Suspense" who wrote dozens of suspense novels sold worldwide, has died. Clark's publisher, Simon & Schuster, confirmed her death in a tweet Friday night. "She passed away peacefully this evening at…

Poll: Americans went to the library more than the movies

(CNN) -- Who says libraries are dying? Last year, Americans visited the library more than they went to the movies, live sporting events, museums, concerts, amusement parks and casinos, among other activities, according to a Gallup poll released. US adults…