A court in Texas is making work-from-home history by holding what is believed to be the first jury trial on Zoom. The trial, a civil lawsuit over hail and wind property damage, began Monday in Collin County, as courts throughout the country continue scaling back in-person proceedings in the wake of the coronavirus. More than two dozen potential jurors logged onto the videoconferencing app for jury selection, which was live-streamed on YouTube, Reuters reported.
Dana Connors, vice president of corporate affairs, discusses how the company is stepping up to help the cause.
#Pandemic #BimboBakeries Connective tissue does a lot more than just keep you in one piece. In this episode, Patrick breaks down the varied role it plays in your body and how one tissue type can encompass so many different types of cells. Doris Geisler and her husband Allan are holding two virtual Passover Seder's this year for their families because of the novel coronavirus. Here's how they plan to celebrate virtually.
The Jewish holiday, which begins the night of April 8, usually brings more than 30 people to Geisler's home. The holiday is traditionally observed in the home, not in a synagogue. Families invite relatives and friends to eat symbolic foods, sing songs and say blessings, and recount the biblical story of the Jews leaving slavery in Egypt.
This year, the dawning awareness that almost no one would be hosting guests has caused an outpouring of grief and creativity around the world. Non-medical supply companies are switching gears to help provide health care workers personal protective equipment.
One company in Maryland has gone from manufacturing equipment for favorite pastime to making masks using a factory in China. CGTN's Jim Spellman has the story.