Host: Jane PauleyHEADLINES: Embracing science in the fight against COVID-19Researchers and pharmaceutical companies are working around-the-clock to find an effective treatment for coronavirus. CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook talks about the friction that exists between conducting rigorous clinical trials versus what’s called empiric therapy – trying something out to see if it works – and the dangers of basing treatments upon anecdotal evidence.HEADLINES: Tough times ahead for small business ownersJust over half of all American workers are employed by small businesses (companies with 500 or fewer employees), and according to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, nearly a quarter of those small businesses could close permanently within two months without a financial lifeline. CBS News business analyst Jill Schlesinger talks to some small business owners who are trying to maintain their (and their employees’) livelihoods in a time of tremendous uncertainty.For more info: Visionique Family Eye Care, New Rochelle, N.Y.Clean Slate Laser Tattoo Removal (New York, New Jersey)The Nurtury-Montessori (New York, Florida)Community Capital New York North Sails in South Freeport, Maine, has halted making sails in order to produce cotton masks for caregivers.  CBS News COVER STORY: Making masksSome of the most effective weapons against COVID-19 are turning


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