But as coronavirus news started to spread this past week, the waiting list skyrocketed from 10 to 40 would-be adopters. “And we had 30 adoptions in three hours at that event alone,” said Mirah Horowitz, the rescue’s executive director.
Correction: Tarrant County’s website on Saturday morning reported one case in Forest Hill. The site was updated Saturday afternoon to remove Forest Hill as one of the locations and add Grand Prairie. (Updated at 5:13 p.m. 3/21/2020)
Investor Bill Ackman urged President Donald Trump and corporate America in an impassioned plea on CNBC to shut down the country for 30 days to contain the fast-spreading coronavirus, calling it the only option to rescue the economy.
A new, hopeful trend is sparking across the United States to boost spirits amidst the uncertain period of the coronavirus pandemic. Americans are hanging up Christmas lights to spread cheer while still abiding by social distancing guidelines.