It’s Arlene with news to round out your first week of sheltering in place. Thanks for taking the ride with me. 

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Let’s start with some top stories to know and share: 


The 1,000-bed hospital ship Mercy arrives in Los Angeles

President Trump signs the largest stimulus package in history. The $2 trillion includes $1,200 checks to some individuals, $600 in additional weekly unemployment insurance payments, $367 billion in loans and grants to small businesses, $130-plus billion for hospitals and community health centers and cash for airlines and other hard-hit industries.

Calculate how much money you may be getting here

You’re wondering if that time you were sick in November or December may