Harvest Prude

Harvest is a reporter for WORLD based in Washington, D.C.

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Italy imposes widespread quarantine

by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/09/20, 11:29 am

The Italian government has quarantined roughly 16 million people in the northern half of the country for the next month. COVID-19 has killed at least 366 people in the country, which has the highest death toll from the disease caused by the new coronavirus outside of China.

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Nashville church worships without a building

by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/09/20, 10:55 am

Congregants of Mount Bethel Missionary Baptist Church gathered to “worship in the rubble” on Sunday in Nashville, Tenn. The church lost the roofs of two buildings during a spate of tornadoes that struck the state on Tuesday, killing 24 people and causing major damage.

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Court partially blocks ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy

by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/06/20, 11:21 am

Unless the U.S. Supreme Court intervenes, immigration officials will have to allow asylum-seekers and others arriving at the U.S. border in California or Arizona to wait in the United States while the courts process their cases. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday blocked the Trump administration’s “Remain in Mexico” policy in the two border states under its authority.

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