Mason & Remy’s Big 3

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BIG 3: Vaccine Tested in MO, WI Election Results & Disney’s Steps to Reopen

1. The Center for Pharmaceutical Research in Kansas City, Missouri began testing a potential COVID-19 vaccine this week. 2. It will be days before the public has official results from Wisconsin’s primary election. 3. Disney officials are already discussing the best way to re-open parks for business.

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BIG 3: COVID-19 Update, MLB May Return & Disney “Magic Moments”

1. The coronavirus death toll in the U.S. is pushing eleven-thousand. Infections topped 368-thousand cases Monday night. 2. Major League Baseball officials are looking at starting the 2020 season exclusively in Arizona at spring training complexes.  3. Disney is sprinkling more pixie dust on kids quarantined at home.  The company just launched a new website…

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BIG 3: Financial Relief Coming, STL County Parks Close & Video Game Sales UP

1. The Treasury Secretary says financial relief for the coronavirus fallout is arriving this month. 2. St. Louis County Executive Sam Page is ordering all county parks to close to slow the spread of COVID-19.  3. Sales of the latest video games have smashed records as millions are stuck at home after governments around the world…

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BIG 3: Unemployment Rises, Cards Virtual Home Opener & FREE Harry Potter Site

1. More Americans than ever before are filing unemployment claims as the nation deals with the growing coronavirus pandemic. The Labor Department reports this morning that more than six-point-six-million workers filed first-time claims for benefits last week. 2. April 2 was supposed to be the biggest unofficial holiday of the year in St. Louis. But…

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BIG 3: National Stay-At-Home, STL Government Offices Closed & April Fools

1. White House coronavirus guidelines should be interpreted as a national stay-at-home order. 2. St. Louis is shutting down all city buildings to visitors during the coronavirus outbreak, including City Hall. p> 3. Today is April Fool’s Day.  Americans typically celebrate by playing practical jokes on friends and strangers alike.

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BIG 3: IL Extends Stay-At-Home, More Temp Hospitals in NYC & Stop Goodwill Donations If Closed

1. “If we can end these orders earlier, I’ll be the first to tell you when we can start to make strides toward normal again,” Pritzker said. 2. More temporary hospitals are opening up in the New York metro area as the number of coronavirus cases continues to climb.  3. Goodwill is urging bored Americans…