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Volunteers fill gaps amid UK pandemic lockdown

Britain is in the process of mobilizing around 750,000 volunteers to help vulnerable people after the government ordered a nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of COVID-19

Hogfish Takes A 'Spa Day'

A hogfish at Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium took a spa day on Tuesday.

Glasses May Offer Some Protection From Coronavirus

Glasses May Offer Some Protection From Coronavirus Good news for glasses wearers. According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, wearing glasses can help you stop touching your face. This prevents one of the key points of transmission for the virus. Contact lens users must touch their eyeballs at least twice a day. They also touch their eyes more than people who wear glasses. Dr. Thomas Steinemann, via CNN Dr. Thomas Steinemann, via CNN

Christopher Meloni's SVU Character Is Returning

Detective Elliot Stabler is back in the NBC stable. Christopher Meloni will be reprising his Law & Order: Special Victims Unit role in a new drama from Dick Wolf. Sources tell the Hollywood Reporter that the new drama, featuring an NYPD organized crime unit led by Stabler, has been picked...

Five Best Free Virtual Workouts

1. CorePower Yoga for those who like yoga. 2. YMCA 360 for beginners or the elderly. 3. Lifetime Athletic offers cardio, strength and yoga classes without a membership. 4. Nike Training app offers strength, cardio, core, upper body, lower body and full body workouts. 5. FightCamp has a purchasing option but also offers workout videos.

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Coach Who Disarmed Student Receives U.S.' Highest…

The former high school security guard disarmed a student who brought a gun to class and consoled him until police arrived.

Earthquake shakes houses across Idaho

Areas of Idaho, such as Boise and Caldwell, were hit with an earthquake on March 31.

To The Stars

Trailer for 'To the Stars' starring Liana Liberato, Malin Akerman, Madisen Beaty, Shea Whigham, Adelaide Clemens

Amid Pandemic, Thailand's Elephants Face…

In Thailand, elephants are at risk of becoming indirect victims of the coronavirus pandemic. With tourism at a standstill, the country's estimated 2,000 captive elephants are at risk of starvation, AFP reports. Owners say they can't afford the hundreds of pounds of food an elephant needs each day. "If...

The Latest: Sports teams in Russia face funding…

A hockey team and a soccer club in Russia face being removed from their leagues after government financial support was diverted to fight the coronavirus

Here Are Some Signs You Might Be Allergic To Cats

Do you suffer from sniffles, itchy eyes, or even exhaustion whenever you’re near a cat?

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Do Beards Help Spread Coronavirus?

Do Beards Help Spread Coronavirus? There's been some debate about whether or not beards can spread coronavirus. Beards are notoriously germy. But beard-lovers can rejoice. Your scruff is most likely not increasing your chances of spreading COVID-19. Beards only present a problem when it comes to mask safety. Dr. Thomas Russo, via HuffPost Dr. Thomas Russo, via HuffPost Practicing good hygiene and handwashing for at least 20 seconds can help prevent the spread of the virus.

US Captain Fighting Outbreak Pleads With Navy to…

With at least 100 sailors having tested positive for the coronavirus, the captain of the USS Theodore Roosevelt is pleading with his Navy bosses to let him evacuate the crew onto land. The ship has a crew of more than 4,000. "We are not at war. Sailors do not...

Australian Authorities Open Pop-Up Testing Clinic…

Australian authorities are opening a pop-up coronavirus testing clinic next to Sidney’s Bondi Beach. The community faces outbreaks of COVID-19 and was criticized for having too many people at their beach during the crisis. New South Wales Health director Jeremy McAnulty said the cases came from “local transmission” and “backpackers.” Pop-up clinics are meant to focus testing on dedicated areas and help authorities contain the spread of the disease.

CDC Revisits Its Guidelines On Who Should Wear…

Health officials have said healthy people should not wear masks, but they're reportedly reviewing that guidance.

No calm before the storm

This chaotic footage was taken shortly before a confirmed tornado touched down in Pike County, Alabama, on March 31.

The Call Of The Wild (Digital Spot)

Trailer for 'The Call of the Wild' starring Karen Gillan, Harrison Ford, Dan Stevens, Bradley Whitford, Jean Louisa Kelly

The 'Coronavirus Truthers' Have Arrived

NBC News is calling them "coronavirus deniers"; the Daily Beast is going with "coronavirus truthers." These are the people—most of them conspiracy theorists or far-right activists—who started the #FilmYourHospital hashtag urging people to head out to their local hospitals, film the entrances, and then post the results on...

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Mass testing, empty ICUs: Germany scores early…

Germany has seen a steady rise in the number of new coronavirus infections, but so far deaths have been low compared to many of its European neighbors

The Only Animal That Terrified Steve Irwin

Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin didn’t appear to fear much he encountered in the wild, but there was reportedly one variety animal he wanted nothing to do with.