Thursday July 9-th, 2020

Coronavirus: Markets fall, European Union condemns Trump travel ban

Early on in his Oval Office address, Donald Trump seemed eager to not only announce new European travel restrictions, but also to take not-so-subtle jabs at our European allies. Ontario Premier Doug Ford said he believed Trudeau and Freeland were...

8th North Carolina native diagnosed with coronavirus 8th North Carolina native diagnosed with coronavirus

That brings to seven the number of cases in the state. North Carolina has 14 confirmed cases of the viral respiratory illness as of Thursday; the World Health Organization declared the outbreak a global pandemic on Wednesday. These cases are not rela...

Ontario set to open first wave of COVID-19 assessment centres Ontario set to open first wave of COVID-19 assessment centres

David Williams, Ontario's Chief Medical Officer of Health and the experts at the COVID-19 Command Table , the minister of education has issued a ministerial order to close all publicly funded schools in Ontario for two weeks following March break in...

Wayne State extends spring break, cancels classes until March 23 Wayne State extends spring break, cancels classes until March 23

What do student-teachers, who need hours in kindergarten through 12th-grade classrooms for credentialing, do? Central New York community members whose jobs at SU are needed to pay the bills? "It would be disingenuous at this time to suggest that we...

Beloit College extends Spring Break, nixes in-person classes until March 30 Beloit College extends Spring Break, nixes in-person classes until March 30

So far only one college student is known to have tested positive for the virus: a UMass Boston student who earlier this year had returned to MA from Wuhan, China. "We want to be prepared if it gets worse", she said. Muhlenberg is not bringing home st...

Coronavirus in Florida: Department of Health announces three new cases Coronavirus in Florida: Department of Health announces three new cases

The other case that turned positive is a three year old child in Kochi' Ernakulam district. The Florida Department of Health, through an extensive, ongoing epidemiological investigation, has identified a positive COVID-19 case that might have been ...

Italy on lockdown as coronavirus death toll crosses 1,000 outside China Italy on lockdown as coronavirus death toll crosses 1,000 outside China

Some 1,045 people have recovered from the coronavirus in Italy, 41 more than Tuesday, he said. "When the virus is out there, the population has no immunity and no therapy exists, then 60 to 70% of the population will be infected", she told a news...

Coronavirus declared a pandemic Coronavirus declared a pandemic

But the likely benefits, are "potentially of galvanising the world to fight". Pandemic is described as "an outbreak of a new pathogen that spreads easily from person to person across the globe", according to the World Health Organization defini...

Third person in United Kingdom dies from coronavirus as cases rise to 273 Third person in United Kingdom dies from coronavirus as cases rise to 273

Earlier, finance minister Rishi Sunak said the government would invest whatever was needed to deal with the spread of the virus , including more money for the health service and help to companies suffering short-term cash flow problems. Speaking alo...

First presumptive case of coronavirus reported on Vancouver Island

The new cases bring the total at the centre to 10. All infection prevention and control protocols were followed in processing the travellers returning from the Grand Princess . Several other provinces are also taking measures to protect them. He...

Four more cases of COVID-19 in Ontario Four more cases of COVID-19 in Ontario

On Friday, a man in his 40s who recently travelled to Las Vegas was confirmed as having the first case of COVID-19 relating to U.S.travel in Ontario. Earlier in the evening, Ontario's Chief Medical Officer of Health confirmed two additional cases -...

Seattle, San Francisco ban large gatherings Seattle, San Francisco ban large gatherings

There are more than 260 confirmed cases in the state, majority in the King, Pierce and Snohomish counties that would be affected by Inslee's order . The game will take place at 4pm PT at CenturyLink Field without fans in the venue. Schools, in...

Washington state governor announces restrictions on nursing home visits during coronavirus outbreak Washington state governor announces restrictions on nursing home visits during coronavirus outbreak

The governor's order also temporarily suspends some nursing home resident rights that might "prevent, hinder, or delay" the response to COVID-19, including the requirement that residents have the right to participate in group activities within a faci...

First Confirmed COVID-19 Case in Northern Ontario First Confirmed COVID-19 Case in Northern Ontario

The school is considering cancelling further events and will "communicate further shortly". There were 23,000 people from many, many countries. Although the risk in general is low, it seems that's probably where he got it. Trudeau was at the conferen...

'InfoWars' Host Alex Jones Arrested for DWI in Texas 'InfoWars' Host Alex Jones Arrested for DWI in Texas

Police were initially called to Jones' home around 10 p.m. for a report of a family disturbance, according to an arrest affidavit filed by the sheriff's deputy. aimed at increasing the Sheriff's Department's number of arrests. 'It was quite t...

Coronavirus Officially a Global Pandemic, Says World Health Organization Coronavirus Officially a Global Pandemic, Says World Health Organization

Mike Ryan, the head of the Geneva-based agency's emergencies programme. He said there were more than 118,000 cases in 114 countries, and 4,291 people who have lost their lives. The majority of cases have been reported in China , and Italy fol...

China and South Korea 'significantly' reducing COVID-19 cases

Tedros said the declaration doesn't change WHO's response to the virus, nor should it change what is required from countries battling the spread. The declaration of a pandemic , which trails a broad consensus among experts that the criteria had...

Gov. Whitmer declares state of emergency following 2 coronavirus cases in Michigan Gov. Whitmer declares state of emergency following 2 coronavirus cases in Michigan

Evans said in the state press release. The Washtenaw County Health Department continues to work with local hospitals to help prevent a coronavirus outbreak. Whitmer also has created four task forces to combat the spread of coronavirus and assess th...

Trump says Warren 'destroyed' Bernie Sanders' campaign Trump says Warren 'destroyed' Bernie Sanders' campaign

MI was a key test in part because it looms as an important state for Democrats in the fall. The next Democratic presidential debate will not feature a live audience, the latest example of concerns about coronavirus affecting the presidential race...

COVID-19: Laurentian announces it's cancelling classes today 'as a precaution' COVID-19: Laurentian announces it's cancelling classes today 'as a precaution'

Health Minister Christine Elliott said they would provide information Wednesday afternoon on the case but that it remains unclear yet whether it was caused by community spread. More than 23,000 people from around the world attended the conference inc...

Coronavirus: Here's what WHO's latest situation report says Coronavirus: Here's what WHO's latest situation report says

In response to the mounting crisis, Italy announced that all shops and businesses except pharmacies and grocery stores would be closed nationwide beginning Thursday and designated billions in financial relief to cushion economic shocks from the virus...

CDC urges seniors to store food, stay at home, coronavirus fears CDC urges seniors to store food, stay at home, coronavirus fears

Those who care for a vulnerable person should also get ready, she said, by making a plan in case they or the caregiver gets sick. A look at more than 70,000 cases in China found only about 2 percent of cases were in people under 19. She has rheumat...

World Health Organization declares coronavirus global pandemic

The global health body last declared a pandemic during the H1N1 outbreak in 2009. Airlines have been particularly hard hit by COVID-19 with huge capacity cuts at the worst affected. The surge brought Europe's total number of cases to more than ...

Man becomes second patient to be cured of HIV Man becomes second patient to be cured of HIV

The donors of the stem cells are said to have an uncommon gene that gives them, and now Adams, protection against HIV. A previous case report from 2019 showed the London patient was experiencing sustained remission from HIV-1, although th...

Broward County Declares Emergency After Detection Of Fourth Coronavirus Case Broward County Declares Emergency After Detection Of Fourth Coronavirus Case

Health officials did not say if the Georgia resident's case was travel related. The new Florida cases include residents from 46 to 73 years of age: three in Piniella County, two in Collier County, one in Pasco County, one in Nassau County and a 68-...

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