Rebecca Shabad9h ago / 6:27 PM UTCThe office of Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker has issued a recent order that will prohibit large gatherings of 200 people or more in the state, effective immediately. The annual Boston Marathon that was slated to take place in April has been postponed until mid-September. Similarly, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday that he is also instituting a ban on gatherings of 500 people or more starting Friday at 5 p.m. ET. Alex Seitz-Wald9h ago / 6:31 PM UTCLouisiana becomes first state to postpone election due to coronavirusWASHINGTON — Louisiana became the first state Friday to postpone an election due to the coronavirus outbreak, saying it will push back its April 4 primary, in which Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders will face off, until June 20.The action comes as election officials across the country are taking steps to mitigate voters’ exposure to the virus in upcoming votes in the Democratic presidential primary and local races. “The two-month delay of this election will continue to allow our office to procure necessary supplies to put our state in best possible posture for the time when this election is conducted,” Louisiana Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin said at a press conference Friday, adding


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