Thursday July 9-th, 2020

China reports a fresh spike in virus infections China reports a fresh spike in virus infections

There are fears the disease could hammer the global economy, and stock markets last week plunged to their lowest levels since the 2008 financial crisis. Eleven new deaths brings the official death toll in Iran from coronavirus to 54, he said...

Biden fights for momentum in Democrats' shifting primary Biden fights for momentum in Democrats' shifting primary

MSNBC and Today Show anchor Craig Melvin suggested that Buttigieg's decision to drop out is about more than just organising the vote, tweeting that his staff have been in conversation with the Joe Biden campaign "about consolidating support".

Supreme Court agrees to review ObamaCare challenge over funding mechanism Supreme Court agrees to review ObamaCare challenge over funding mechanism

The Democratic states and the House, which are leading the defense of the 2010 healthcare statute, intervened and asked the Supreme Court to intervene and fast-track a decision by June, which it turned down. Mr. Trump , an outspoken critic of the ...

Ontario confirms four new cases of COVID-19 Ontario confirms four new cases of COVID-19

An Ajax woman who had recently travelled to Iran, as well as her husband, have tested positive for COVID-19. Health officials say three of the patients to contract the virus, known as COVID-19, had recently travelled to Iran. In Durham Region, two ...

Bill Gates reveals ways to combat Coronavirus Bill Gates reveals ways to combat Coronavirus

Gates referred to the outbreak as a pandemic, even though the World Health Organization has not yet declared it a pandemic . He further urged wealthy nations to help low and middle-income countries strengthen their health systems in hopes of slowin...

Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds expecting summer baby Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds expecting summer baby

A Downing Street spokeswoman confirmed the news to AFP without providing further comment. Before Symonds, Johnson's love life had its ups and downs. The 55-year-old Johnson took office in July and led his Conservative Party to a decisive election v...

12 more coronavirus cases confirmed in England 12 more coronavirus cases confirmed in England

Scotland confirmed its first case on Sunday. Dr Will Welfare, interim deputy director of health protection for Public Health England North West, said: "Public Health England is contacting people who had close contact with one of the latest confirme...

Washington state officials confirm second coronavirus death in U.S. Washington state officials confirm second coronavirus death in U.S.

Health officials in Washington state said late Sunday that a nursing home resident had died after contracting coronavirus, while New York's governor confirmed his state's first positive case, as the virus moved out of its West Coast foothold....

Pence: It’s OK for local schools to shut down over the coronavirus Pence: It’s OK for local schools to shut down over the coronavirus

On Saturday, the same officials reported the first death from coronavirus in the United States. The second patient was hospitalized at EvergreenHealth Medical Center, a hospital in Kirkland. "The encouraging news is that, of the now 22 Americans,...

Australia confirms first coronavirus death

He is the state's fifth confirmed case of the virus with the four previous cases all having been discharged from hospital. Mr Hunt also said, "if you are returning from Italy or South Korea, and you work as a healthcare worker, or as a residential ...

Illinois officials announce new positive test for virus Illinois officials announce new positive test for virus

However, the couple, both in their 60s, were later discharged from hospital and have since made a full recovery, officials said . It comes after Washington state health officials said on February 29 one person, who had no history of travel to othe...

Indonesia confirms first COVID-19 cases; clusters skyrocket in South Korea, Italy

The British government's chief medical officer, Prof. Coronavirus infections in Italy rose 50% Sunday and the US government issued its strongest travel warning yet, advising Americans against any travel to two regions in northern Italy - Lombardy...

First coronavirus cases confirmed in Florida First coronavirus cases confirmed in Florida

The Florida Department of Health says that the patient in Hillsborough County has a history of traveling to Italy, and the patient from Manatee County does not have a history of traveling to countries identified for travel restrictions by the CDC.

Deaths owing to Coronavirus exceeds 3000 - 85 thousand patients diagnosed Deaths owing to Coronavirus exceeds 3000 - 85 thousand patients diagnosed

Many countries are also closing their borders fearing further transmission of the virus. France now has 100 confirmed cases. The seasonal flu has an average mortality rate of about 0.1 per cent but is highly infectious, with up to 400,000 people wo...

Wuhan closes makeshift hospital as new coronavirus cases in China drop sharply Wuhan closes makeshift hospital as new coronavirus cases in China drop sharply

Worldwide, there have been nearly 90,000 confirmed cases , with the numbers outside China growing faster than inside the mainland, the BBC said in a report. China reported 42 more deaths on Monday - all in central Hubei province. In China, the n...

Rhode Island Has Its First Presumptive Case Of The Coronavirus Disease

State health officials are now investigating who has been in direct contact with the patient, and these people will have to undergo a 14-day quarantine period at home with public health supervision, according to Alexander-Scott. The school has been c...

Happy Birthday, Tiger Shroff: Being Baaghi@30 Happy Birthday, Tiger Shroff: Being Baaghi@30

While Tiger and Shraddha have already kickstarted the promotions of the movie, their jodi has been driving their fans insane. Their first film together was Baaghi 2 . Birthday celebrations for the pair began in advance with their fans in Dubai, when...

NMC Health shares suspended after accounting scandal UK News NMC Health shares suspended after accounting scandal UK News

Earlier on Thursday, shares in the FTSE 100-listed group were suspended after it said overnight that it had sacked its chief executive, sent its finance chief on extended sick leave and suspended an unidentified member of the treasury team for obst...

Sanders goes after Warren's own turf Sanders goes after Warren's own turf

Coming in after Sanders and Warren in the WBUR Massachusetts poll were Pete Buttigieg, with 14 percent of support, Mike Bloomberg, with 13 percent and Biden with 9 percent. If that means beating Warren in MA, so be it. "I am not surprised Bernie ...

Second presumptive case of Coronavirus in Oregon

Washington officials maintained that while the risk to the us public is still low, if Washington state starts to see more community spread, the risk to the public there may be increasing. The deceased, a man in his 50s with underlying health conditi...

Australian Coronavirus Death Reported Australian Coronavirus Death Reported

Australia's Minister of Health Greg Hunt sent condolences to the man's family, and said the news would also be upsetting for the others evacuated from the Diamond Princess who are still in quarantine at Howard Springs in the Northern Territory.

Mainland China adds 573 coronavirus infections, eyes risks overseas Mainland China adds 573 coronavirus infections, eyes risks overseas

Moreover, 573 new infections were reported by the National Health Commission , taking the total number of cases in mainland China to 79,824. But the overall mortality rate remains uncertain, they said. Most of the people infected fell sick while o...

Three states report new community spread of COVID-19 Three states report new community spread of COVID-19

The limitations of the tests may also have prevented health officials from detecting casespreviously in California , Oregon and the state of Washington, where it was discovered that people had coronavirus infections despite having no history of trav...

World Health Organization joins TikTok to fight coronavirus misinformation World Health Organization joins TikTok to fight coronavirus misinformation

For example, Insider previously reported the existence of a viral video posted to TikTok and Instagram that showed two teens in hazmat suits spill Kool-Aid on a New York City subway, pretending the liquid contained the virus. Mike Ryan, head of WH...

Washington state officials confirm first coronavirus death in U.S. Washington state officials confirm first coronavirus death in U.S.

Arkansas is monitoring 11 travelers with daily check-in and guidance, according to the Arkansas Department of Health. A Washington state health official revealed that the risk to the general public is increasing, but they do not feel that transmiss...

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