March 27, Part 1: New York in crisis; Feeding hungry Canadians; Tracking cell phone data to curb COVID-19


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Today on The Current: New York has a third of all COVID-19 cases in the U.S., but not enough face masks and ventilators to go around. We talk to patients and doctors who say the situation is desperate. The pandemic has left some people struggling to get groceries or a hot meal — but here come the helpers. We talk to food banks and workers who are helping to feed hungry Canadians. Data from your cell phone could be used to track your movements and compliance with pandemic rules. We’re talking to experts about the practical benefits, and the ethical concerns.

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