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Here’s why millions of Americans are struggling to file for unemployment benefits at a time when they’ve never been more generous

Budget cuts, poor staffing, and old technology are key problems hobbling state unemployment systems nationwide.

A New Jersey funeral with 60-70 attendees was broken up by police for violating social distancing recommendations

The funeral took place in Lakewood, New Jersey, a community with at least 370 confirmed cases of coronavirus, according to The Daily Beast.
Social distancing has been recommended by the CDC as the best way to spread the slow of coronavirus — here's a look at which states are doing it best.

Social distancing could be the best way to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Here are the 13 states practicing it the best based on smartphone locat...

A data analytics firm graded each state, from New York to Alaska, on its social distancing habits by using location tracking services on smartphones.
A member the New York Army and Air National Guard wears a face mask while carrying paper towels to sanitize and disinfect the Young Israel of New Rochelle synagogue in New York, March 23, 2020.

National Guard soldier dies after testing positive for coronavirus and being hospitalized

"Today is a sad day for the Department of Defense as we have lost our first American service member," Defense Secretary Mark Esper said.
Beer pong is set up during the 2008 CineVegas film festival held at the Palms Casino Resort on June 14, 2008 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

A New Jersey man was charged after throwing a ‘Corona Party’ for nearly 50 people in his apartment

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy warned that people will be "named and shamed" as authorities enforce the state's stay-at-home order.

CDC issues travel warning for New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut after Trump walked back his threats to impose an “enforceable quarantineR...

The CDC now urges "residents of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut to refrain from non-essential domestic travel for 14 days."
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a signing ceremony for the $2.2 trillion coronavirus aid package bill as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) Vice President Mike Pence and Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) stand by in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S., March 27, 2020.

Trump backtracks on a quarantine order for New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut, saying it will ‘not be necessary’

"We might not have to do it, but there's a possibility that sometime today we'll do a quarantine — short term two weeks," Trump told reporters.
St. Joseph’s Senior Home in Woodbridge, New Jersey.

All 94 residents of a senior care home in New Jersey are presumed to have COVID-19 after 24 tested positive for the virus

Residents first started testing positive for COVID-19 on March 17, and "every day thereafter," more positive test results rolled in.
A Wegmans supermarket in Pennsylvania.

A New Jersey man has been charged with making terroristic threats after he coughed on a Wegmans employee and said he had the coronavirus

Prosecutors said the man leaned toward the Wegmans worker and deliberately coughed, then laughed and said he was infected with the coronavirus.
Not one of the weddings in question.

New Jersey cops had to break up 2 weddings within one hour that violated the coronavirus rules against large gatherings

One of the weddings drew a crowd of roughly 75 people, despite new rules from New Jersey's governor banning gatherings larger than 50 people.