Despite other golf majors preceding it currently being postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, the 2020 Open Championship is on the verge of being outright canceled, according to Golf Digest, which said late Wednesday that a decision could be announced by the R&A as early as Thursday.

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Legendary jazz trumpeter Wallace Roney has died of complications from the novel coronavirus, his publicist said. He was 59.

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When Gov. JB Pritzker shut down non-essential businesses for the stay-at-home order for the coronavirus pandemic, that included gyms.

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On the same day President Donald Trump praised California's efforts to contain the new coronavirus, Rep. Devin Nunes in a TV interview called the state's decision to close schools "way overkill" and said he wants people to return to work over the next "week to two weeks.