Justices Delve Into Major Medical Marijuana Case

In a case that could have important implications for the medical-marijuana industry, Florida Supreme Court justices Wednesday waded into a battle about whether the state has properly carried out a 2016 constitutional amendment that broadly legalized marijuana for patients. …

Prison System To Get Face Masks Amid Outbreak

The Florida Department of Corrections is expected to get an influx of 1 million face masks by the end of the week, state Division of Emergency Management Director Jared Moskowitz said at a news conference Wednesday. …

Putting A Price On COVID-19 Treatment Remdesivir

Now that the Food and Drug Administration has authorized remdesivir for emergency use in seriously ill COVID-19 patients, the experimental drug is another step closer to full approval. That’s when most drugs get price tags. Gilead Sciences, which makes remdesivir, is donating its initial supply of 1.5 million doses, but the…

One For The History Books: 14.7% Unemployment, 20.5 Million Jobs Wiped Away

Updated at 9:49 a.m. ET The Labor Department delivered a historically bad employment report Friday, showing 20.5 million jobs lost last month as the nation locked down against the coronavirus. The jobless rate soared to 14.7% — the highest level since the Great Depression. The highest monthly job loss before this…

CBS’ Legal Drama ‘All Rise’ Tackles Coronavirus As A Story Line

If the pandemic shuts down TV production for many months, can the industry still crank out new seasons of television series that viewers will watch? Tonight, CBS’ legal drama All Rise hints at an answer with an episode crafted after actors and production staffers began isolating in their homes. It’s the…

Millions Return To Work In Italy After Weeks Of Lockdown

About 4.5 million Italians are returning to work Monday as Italy — one of the countries hardest hit by COVID-19 — begins lifting some restrictions meant to stop the spread of the disease. Italy has lost nearly 29,000 people because of the coronavirus, second only to the United States, according to…