Gov. Baker Requests $1 Billion For Coronavirus Spending.

Baker filed the request for a supplemental budget bill, asking lawmakers for funds to purchase PPE and more for Massachusetts. [WCVB]

Critics Believe Gov. Baker's Plans To Reopen The State Lacks Clear Guidelines And Is Too Slow Moving.

Critics of Baker's reopening plans are requesting more transparency. [Boston Herald]

Encore Boston To Implement New Measures Upon Reopening.

The casino will implement social distancing, utilize HEPA filters and no longer offer buffet-style meals, among many other precautions. []

What You Need To Know About Coronavirus Antibody Testing.

Some medical professionals are calling the testing something from the 'wild, wild west'. [NECN]

Traffic Throughout The State Has Increased Since The Start Of The Pandemic.

Researchers believe the increase in vehicles on the road could be due to quarantine fatigue. [WCVB]

Ice Cream Shop Owner Starts Go Fund Me Page For Harassed Employees.

The Cape Cod Ice Cream Shop opened on Friday with some angry customers verbally harassing employees, prompting one employee to quit. []

Mark Wahlberg Joins Cast Of Animated Movie Scoob!

This is the first animated role for Wahlberg. [Boston Herald]

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi To Attend Smith College Virtual Commencement.

Pelosi will give a speech to graduates, family, and friends online for the 2020 class. [Masslive]

Businesses Within The State Won't Find Out If They Can Reopen Until May 18.

Businesses will be informed when the statewide closure has been lifted, according to Gov. Baker. [Patch]

Democrats Propose A Second Round Of Stimulus Checks For Americans.

The 1,200.00 checks would help to stimulate the economy while aiding millions of struggling Americans. [Masslive]

Image via Wikimedia Commons