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FFIEC Issues Guidance on Loan Accommodations Related to COVID-19 | Weiner Brodsky Kider PC

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) recently issued a joint statement providing prudent risk management and consumer protection principles for financial institutions to consider when working with borrowers as the initial COVID-19 related loan accommodation periods come to an end. In the statement, the FFIEC states that it has encouraged financial institutions to work with borrowers who are or …

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9 more COVID-19 deaths as cases jump amid large number of tests

DES MOINES, Iowa (KCRG) – The total number of cases of the novel coronavirus in Iowa saw its second-largest reported increase since the start of the pandemic, along with several more deaths, according to state officials. As of 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, the Iowa Department of Public Health said that 832 additional cases of COVID-19 were reported during the last …

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Arizona records 933 new COVID-19 cases; 69 new deaths

PHOENIX (KVOA) – State health officials reported 933 additional coronavirus cases Saturday and 69 more known deaths. That brings the state’s documented totals to 192,654 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 4,492 known deaths. Deaths are not recorded until the health department receives a death certificate naming COVID-19 as the cause of death. The data includes people who have recovered. On Thursday, AZDHS …

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Five new COVID-19 cases in Albany County; New York reports five more deaths

ALBANY – There have been five new cases of COVID-19 in Albany County since Friday and no new deaths, Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy announced Saturday morning. There are 41 active cases. Since Friday, the number of people under mandatory quarantine has increased to 524 from 467. Among the new positive cases reportable on Saturday, McCoy said, are three …

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COVID-19 Daily Update 8-15-2020

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of 10:00 a.m., on August 15, 2020, there have been 350,076 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 8,457 total cases and 160 deaths.   DHHR has confirmed the deaths of a 67-year old female from Pleasants County, an 88-year old …

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As COVID-19 cases rise in U.S., precious plasma donations lag

Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City BY NICK BROWN  In late April, a coalition of New Mexico healthcare systems began asking local COVID-19 survivors to donate their plasma, the antibody-rich blood product used to help treat people hospitalized with the disease. More than 50 people donated in May, …

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Austin Dillon tests positive for COVID-19, will miss Daytona Road Course

Chris Graythen | Getty Images Austin Dillon self-reported a positive COVID-19 test to Richard Childress Racing on Saturday, a development that will keep him out of Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at the Daytona International Speedway Road Course. Dillon, driver of the No. 3 Chevrolet, is self-quarantining, the team said. RCR has named Kaz Grala as his replacement this weekend …

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Voter Registration Lags in Oklahoma Amid COVID-19

Oklahoma, one of 10 states that doesn’t offer online voter registration, has seen a sharp decline in new voter sign-ups this year as COVID-19 has created new challenges for in-person get-out-the-vote efforts.  State Election Board numbers requested by Oklahoma Watch show new voter registrations this year through the end of July are down nearly 22%, or a drop of 30,000 …

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Long Beach mayor soldiers on after COVID-19 deaths in family

When 61-year-old Gaby Elena O’Donnell died on July 26 from complications due to COVID-19, her son Robert Garcia honored her on Twitter, posting photos of his mother at her job as a medical assistant at a clinic. She dutifully wore a mask and scrubs. Two weeks later, on Aug. 9, his stepfather, 58-year-old Greg O’Donnell, who had been fighting for …

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