Texas bars, bowling alleys, skating rinks and even some strip clubs are set to reopen with restrictions over the Memorial Day weekend as the state continues to gradually restart one of the world's largest economies amid the coronavirus pandemic. (May 22)
Georgia has become one of the first states to begin the process of reopening non-essential businesses. Gyms, bowling alleys and tattoo parlors are among the businesses that can now reopen in the state. But the decision has not been universally welcomed. Georgia partially reopens to mixed reactions amid coronavirus pandemic, U.S. coronavirus death toll surpasses 50,000, and small businesses fear new $310 billion aid may quickly run out.
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2:02 Georgia Allows Gyms, Salons, Bowling Alleys To Reopen
3:51 Alaska, Oklahoma Allow Some Business To Reopen
4:24 Some Texas Business Defy Stay-At-Home Order
5:03 New Protests Over Stay-At-Home Orders
5:57 U.S. Coronavirus Death Toll Soars To Over 50,000
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13:00 Small Businesses Fear New Aid May Rapidly Run Out
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17:38 Grocery Worker Provides Neighbors Critical Lifeline Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp announced that certain businesses in the state, including gyms, bowling alleys and nail salons, would be able to reopen this week in a "small step forward" out of the social distancing measures meant to mitigate the novel coronavirus pandemic. South Carolina will reopen public beaches and some retail businesses, Tennessee announced the majority of businesses will open May 1 and Georgia declared gyms, salons and bowling alleys can reopen.