1. The Senate votes to pass the new coronavirus relief package. The House passed the 900-billion-dollar measure as part of a larger series of spending bills.
2. The U.S. Surgeon General says the new strain of coronavirus found in the UK doesn’t mean the virus is more dangerous or even more contagious.
3. Thousands of packages are stacked up inside mail distribution centers around the country as a perfect storm of the pandemic, holiday mail volume and what some call poor planning, which could spoil the holidays.