A federal judge on Monday ruled Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf's executive actions to close or restrict non–life sustaining businesses during the coronavirus pandemic are unconstitutional.
The study found similar numbers of positive and negative patients who said they always wore a mask in public, but those who tested positive were more likely to have dined out in the 14 days before their diagnosis.
On social media the owners of Swan Dive invited the demonstrators in for refreshments, shortly before the eatery was vandalized and its patrons harassed.
A Texas restaurant chain has hired off-duty police in response to hostile customers who refuse to wear masks.
New Hampshire Governor Chris Sununu said restaurants could immediately return to 100 percent capacity on Friday, because the state's COVID-19 "numbers are very good."
Family-run Bonnie Brae Tavern said the fee was necessary for the business to continue operating amid the pandemic.
New cases in Texas have been mostly increasing from around June 8, less than a week after it entered the third reopening phase.
While independent and franchise-owned restaurants may implement their own policies, few chains are requiring that diners wear masks nationwide.
Many chain restaurants have started opening their dining rooms, just in time for Independence Day celebrations.
Austin, Texas area lawmakers urged Governor Greg Abbott to roll back reopenings ahead of the July 4 weekend.
In the last week, the total number of new cases in Texas increased by nearly a third from the total reported the previous week.
Los Angeles County accounts for nearly half of the state's overall total cases and nearly 60 percent of the state's COVID-19 related deaths.
Many of California's retail venues and recreational facilities including, restaurants, parks and beaches, are open with restrictions.
Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine is also hoping to reopen schools in the fall but warned that precautionary measures would need to be in place.
"We had a lot of time on our hands to try and reimagine what events were going to look like as we kind of tiptoe out of this, and how we could inch near something new that would make people feel safe," Erin Cermak, CEO, and founder of Revolution Events, told Newsweek.
While some customers have been understanding and supportive, others have taken to social media to harass business owners and employees.
Some counties in California have met the criteria allowing them to advance through Stage 2 of reopening.
Restaurants and drive-in movie theatres are allowed to reopen in Las Vegas today, with casinos hoping to reopen by Memorial Day.
Small businesses, particularly mom-and-pop restaurants, have been hit hard during the COVID-19 pandemic and many of those have closed their doors for good.
Around 350,000 Nevada residents have filed for unemployment benefits since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, doubling jobless numbers seen during the Great Recession and setting an all-time state record.
The program seeks to help California's 1.7 million at-risk seniors and economically support local businesses and workers during the Covid-19 crisis.
"We all have to help each other," Matthew Fermin, owner of East Harlem restaurant Santiago's Beer Garden, told Newsweek after delivering oranges to hospital workers across New York.
Staying inside doesn't need to spell bad news for our favorite eateries, diners, and local hangouts.
The index is an informal metric used to determine the severity of a disaster, such as a hurricane.
No need to go out when dinner can be delivered to you.
Italian restaurant chains across the U.S. are celebrating National Meatball Day with Meatball Monday specials
We look at the hours of operation at various restaurant chains across the country for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.