Continue Reading... Ambulance in traffic jam on Causeway as Malaysia’s COVID-19 travel restrictions take effect
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Ambulance in traffic jam on Causeway as Malaysia’s COVID-19 travel restrictions take effect

An ambulance makes its way through the traffic jam on the Causeway to Singapore at about 12.40am, shortly after Malaysia’s…

Continue Reading... Crowds at Woodlands Checkpoint after crossing Causeway ahead of Malaysia’s travel restrictions
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Crowds at Woodlands Checkpoint after crossing Causeway ahead of Malaysia’s travel restrictions

Pedestrians and commuters outside Singapore’s Woodlands Checkpoint shortly after midnight. They are among the last to cross the Causeway before…

Continue Reading... COVID-19: Pedestrians walk across Causeway before Malaysia’s new travel restrictions kick in
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COVID-19: Pedestrians walk across Causeway before Malaysia’s new travel restrictions kick in

Pedestrians made their way across the Causeway on foot in the hours before Malaysia’s new travel restrictions take effect on…

Continue Reading... COVID-19: Traffic at JB Sentral 2 hours before Malaysia’s travel restrictions kick in
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COVID-19: Traffic at JB Sentral 2 hours before Malaysia’s travel restrictions kick in

Traffic at a standstill at Johor Bahru’s JB Sentral heading towards Singapore at 10pm on Tuesday (Mar 17), two hours…

Continue Reading... COVID-19: Help for Singapore companies hit by Malaysia travel restrictions | Full news conference
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COVID-19: Help for Singapore companies hit by Malaysia travel restrictions | Full news conference

In a news conference on Wednesday (Mar 17), Singapore Manpower Minister Josephine Teo announced financial support for companies affected by…

Continue Reading... Malaysia reports first two COVID-19 deaths as country enters partial lockdown
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Malaysia reports first two COVID-19 deaths as country enters partial lockdown

On March 17, Malaysia reported its first two COVID-19 deaths. The first is a 34-year-old Malaysian man who attended the…

Continue Reading... Free hand sanitiser to be dispensed to all Singapore households
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Free hand sanitiser to be dispensed to all Singapore households

Here’s how free hand sanitiser will be dispensed to all Singapore households from Mar 23 to Mar 29, 2020. Remember…

Continue Reading... COVID-19: Traffic at Causeway between Singapore, JB before Malaysia’s travel restrictions kick in
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COVID-19: Traffic at Causeway between Singapore, JB before Malaysia’s travel restrictions kick in

A look at the traffic situation at the Causeway between Singapore and Johor Bahru at 8pm on Tuesday (Mar 17),…

Continue Reading... Trump issues stricter coronavirus social distancing guidelines | Nightline
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Trump issues stricter coronavirus social distancing guidelines | Nightline

Many schools, bars and restaurants from coast-to-coast shut down in an effort to prevent people from gathering in public places…

Continue Reading... Communities across US take drastic measures to slow spread of coronavirus
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Communities across US take drastic measures to slow spread of coronavirus

As COVID-19 cases skyrocket, Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, discusses what you…

Continue Reading... Europe on coronavirus lockdown
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Europe on coronavirus lockdown

Novel coronavirus cases in Italy continue to rise as the country continues its lockdown. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has…

Continue Reading... How prepared are we to test for the novel coronavirus?
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How prepared are we to test for the novel coronavirus?

With confusion around who can be tested and how many tests are available, “20/20” goes behind the scenes at a…

Continue Reading... Frustration At Lack Of Coronavirus Testing, Slow Results Continues | NBC Nightly News
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Frustration At Lack Of Coronavirus Testing, Slow Results Continues | NBC Nightly News

NBC’s Tom Costello reports on efforts across the country to test more Americans for the coronavirus, including drive-thru options and…

Continue Reading... NBC Nightly News Broadcast (Full) – March 16th, 2020 | NBC Nightly News
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NBC Nightly News Broadcast (Full) – March 16th, 2020 | NBC Nightly News

San Francisco residents ordered to stay home in effort to slow spread of coronavirus, President Trump releases new coronavirus guidelines…

Continue Reading... Doctor on why social distancing is crucial amid coronavirus pandemic
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Doctor on why social distancing is crucial amid coronavirus pandemic

Social distancing has changed the course of daily life as schools, movie theaters and restaurants are all shut down over…

Continue Reading... Trump says coronavirus pandemic could last through summer
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Trump says coronavirus pandemic could last through summer

President Trump struck a somber tone when he addressed Americans amid the coronavirus pandemic in a Monday press conference. Mr….

Continue Reading... Bars, restaurants shut across U.S. over coronavirus concerns
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Bars, restaurants shut across U.S. over coronavirus concerns

The U.S. is now reporting over 4,600 reported coronavirus cases and at least 80 reported deaths. New Orleans, which was…

Continue Reading... Chris Cuomo gets personal: Coronavirus scares me as a parent
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Chris Cuomo gets personal: Coronavirus scares me as a parent

CNN’s Chris Cuomo shares a moment with his son about keeping things in perspective during the coronavirus pandemic. #CNN #News

Continue Reading... Ohio announces primary polls closed over coronavirus
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Ohio announces primary polls closed over coronavirus

Republican Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine announced that polls will be closed in the state for the primaries as a result…

Continue Reading... COVID-19: Singapore not planning for lockdown, says Minister Lawrence Wong
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COVID-19: Singapore not planning for lockdown, says Minister Lawrence Wong

Singapore is not planning for a lockdown to curb the spread of COVID-19, but could consider "major circuit breakers" that…

Continue Reading... COVID-19: Minister Lawrence Wong urges Singaporeans to defer travel during outbreak
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COVID-19: Minister Lawrence Wong urges Singaporeans to defer travel during outbreak

Singapore is seeing more returning residents infected with COVID-19, and National Development Minister Lawrence said on Tuesday (Mar 17) authorities…

Continue Reading... Singapore provides financial help to companies affected by Malaysia’s restricted movement order
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Singapore provides financial help to companies affected by Malaysia’s restricted movement order

For companies affected by Malaysia’s restricted movement order kicking in on Mar 18, the Singapore Government will provide S$50 for…

Continue Reading... COVID-19: Malaysians react to 2-week travel restrictions announced by PM Muhyiddin Yassin
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COVID-19: Malaysians react to 2-week travel restrictions announced by PM Muhyiddin Yassin

Malaysia on Monday (Mar 16) announced a two-week “restricted movement order”, barring citizens from going overseas and foreigners from entering…

Continue Reading... Minister Chan Chun Sing on dealing with disruption of Malaysia food supplies to Singapore
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Minister Chan Chun Sing on dealing with disruption of Malaysia food supplies to Singapore

Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing on Tuesday (Mar 17) said Singapore has contingency plans in place to deal…

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Continue Reading... Coronavirus Pandemic: 175,250 Cases – LIVE BREAKING NEWS VIRUS COVERAGE
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Coronavirus Pandemic: 175,250 Cases – LIVE BREAKING NEWS VIRUS COVERAGE

The coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) continues to grow, with new virus cases in Italy, France, the U.S., and elsewhere. Get the…

Continue Reading... Quarantine Dispatch: Trump Gets Serious & NYC Shuts Down | The Daily Show
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Quarantine Dispatch: Trump Gets Serious & NYC Shuts Down | The Daily Show

Trump seems to be realizing coronavirus is far from a hoax, and New York City shuts down Broadway, bars, and…

Continue Reading... Philadelphia Court Eases Reentry Into Community and a Crime-Free Life
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Philadelphia Court Eases Reentry Into Community and a Crime-Free Life

In Philadelphia, people just released from prison often return to the same streets where they were arrested, and some of…

Continue Reading... Off Paper – Episode 14: The Case of the Addicted Bank Robber
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Off Paper – Episode 14: The Case of the Addicted Bank Robber

Off Paper – Episode 14: The Case of the Addicted Bank Robber: How the FJC and Harvard are Educating the…

Continue Reading... Executive Edge Podcast Episode 10: How to Think Differently
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Executive Edge Podcast Episode 10: How to Think Differently

Executive Edge Podcast Episode 10: How to Think Differently A transcript of this podcast is available at https://www.fjc.gov/sites/default/files/Transcript_FJC-Executive-Edge-10_How-to-Think-Differently.pdf Episode 10:…

Continue Reading... Executive Edge Podcast Episode 11: Leadership Blind Spots
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Executive Edge Podcast Episode 11: Leadership Blind Spots

Executive Edge Podcast Episode 11: Leadership Blind Spots A transcript of this podcast is available at https://www.fjc.gov/sites/default/files/Transcript_FJC-Executive-Edge-11_Leadership-Blind-Spots.pdf Episode 11: An…

Continue Reading... Knowledge Seminar: Court Interpreting Access to Justice
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Knowledge Seminar: Court Interpreting Access to Justice

For a criminal defendant with limited English proficiency, or who has a hearing impairment, a skilled courtroom interpreter is a…

Continue Reading... Off Paper – Episode 13: A Conversation with Chief U.S. Pretrial Services Officer Christine Dozier
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Off Paper – Episode 13: A Conversation with Chief U.S. Pretrial Services Officer Christine Dozier

Off Paper – Episode 13: "Reentry Begins at Arrest": A Conversation with Chief U.S. Pretrial Services Officer Christine Dozier (Ret.)…