Tiffany Smitherman Osborne was found dead under a mattress in Bessemer, Alabama, on April 1, 2020. She was last seen walking to Carson’s Convenience store in Midfield, Alabama, around 11 p.m. on February 17, 2020. Her cell phone and wallet were left at the house. She has a newborn and two young children. The Midfield Police Department and the Bessemer Police Department are investigating.
The artist, whose real name is Daniel Hernandez, suffers from asthma and is vulnerable to the deadly virus.
Colorado’s governor warns the death rate in that state is rising faster than any other. Georgia’s governor finally issued a stay-at-home order, but roughly a dozen states have still not done so. The FDA has changed blood donation guidelines in hopes of preventing a national shortage.
As New York state’s death toll surpassed 2,000, Governor Andrew Cuomo warned that the state has less than a week until it runs out of ventilators. To ease the strain, New York City paramedics are no longer taking patients to hospitals unless they have a pulse.
"Everyone that works here works to survive," says a farm laborer in California. "All I ask is for a little help to feel safe."