Friday July 10-th, 2020

Gavin Newsom orders closure of bars, isolation of older residents Gavin Newsom orders closure of bars, isolation of older residents

There are 13 task forces to aid in this directive to protect those who are most vulnerable. Newsom's announcement comes after 335 confirmed COVID-19 cases and six deaths in the state, which is a 14% increase from "prior days". There are approximate...

Health Secretary confirms over-70s will need to self-isolate for months

Britain's death toll from the disease almost doubled on Saturday, as health officials announced 10 more people had died, bringing the total number of fatalities to 21. "Despite the pounding every night, the rationing, the loss of life, they pulled t...

Victoria Has Just Declared A State Of Emergency Victoria Has Just Declared A State Of Emergency

Premier Daniel Andrews said on Monday that authorised officers can now grant powers to detail people, restrict movement and prevent entry to premises in order to "protect public health". But exclusions to the mass gathering ban include schools, air...

Gavin Newsom issues executive order on COVID-19 Gavin Newsom issues executive order on COVID-19

The order, which directs Californians to cancel large gatherings of more than 250 people, also sets new rules and waivers for California employees, including delaying the deadline for filing state taxes by 60 days for those who can not meet the ori...

Why Can’t I Get Tested for Coronavirus? Why Can’t I Get Tested for Coronavirus?

Vice President Mike Pence on March 3 said that any American, with a doctor's order, can now be tested for coronavirus . On Wednesday, NC Health Director Elizabeth Tilson said the state lab has the capacity to test 250 people , though the private c...

Europe becomes epicenter of coronavirus pandemic: World Health Organization chief Europe becomes epicenter of coronavirus pandemic: World Health Organization chief

His comments came as several countries in Europe reported steep rises in the number of infections and deaths. He described it as a "tragic milestone", and warned that it was impossible to say when the virus would peak globally. He has insisted th...

When Cornered, CDC Director Commits to Authorizing Free Coronavirus Testing When Cornered, CDC Director Commits to Authorizing Free Coronavirus Testing

Porter, and two of her colleagues-Rep. After 5 minutes of intense questioning, Robert Redfield , the director of the CDC, committed to free testing for all Americans, whether or not they're covered by insurance. "Our intention is to make sure that a...

Travel From UK and Ireland to be Suspended on Monday Night Travel From UK and Ireland to be Suspended on Monday Night

The U.S. president met with a Brazilian delegation last week, at least one member of which has since tested positive . It was announced earlier that 10 more people in the Uk have died of Covid-19. Donald Trump's virus test came after not only cont...

United Kingdom scientist warns of herd immunity over virus United Kingdom scientist warns of herd immunity over virus

If you have a new disease, such as COVID-19, that we don't have a vaccine for and no one in the country has ever been infected with, the disease will spread through the population. Or simply based on models?' The percentage of the population that...

San Antonio to open state's first drive-thru coronavirus testing center San Antonio to open state's first drive-thru coronavirus testing center

So far, 220 Texans have been tested by either a state public lab or the Centers for Disease Control, while another 75 are now undergoing tests, he said. "We don't recommend and we aren't able to test people who do not have symptoms", Hellerstedt said...

How to properly use hand sanitizer to help prevent coronavirus How to properly use hand sanitizer to help prevent coronavirus

Carl Fichtenbaum , an infectious disease specialist at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. One meter is a little bit over three feet. The smaller particles can be inhaled, and experts believe this "may be another route for transmission"...

'Italy has abandoned us': Brother trapped with sister's body in coronavirus shutdown 'Italy has abandoned us': Brother trapped with sister's body in coronavirus shutdown

Luca Franzese , a gym instructor and actor who has appeared in the mob series Gomorrah , said his sister Teresa had died at home in Naples on Saturday and that she had been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by coronavirus .

Ad campaign latest weapon in Ontario's COVID-19 fight Ad campaign latest weapon in Ontario's COVID-19 fight

Travis Kann, spokesman for Ontario's minister of health, said the province is prioritising tests for people who do not have any history of travel since everyone who has been outside the country is expected to self-isolate upon return. "While we have ...

A Student Was Suspended For Selling Pumps Of Hand Sanitizer To Classmates A Student Was Suspended For Selling Pumps Of Hand Sanitizer To Classmates

Tompkins said it was hard to discipline her son for taking advantage of his classmates desire to protect themselves from the novel coronavirus since his dad called him from work to tell him he was a "legend". Oliver now faces a day in isolation fo...

UK Set to Follow Europe in Banning Large Events over Virus UK Set to Follow Europe in Banning Large Events over Virus

The third phase is "mitigation". Martin Smith, Interim Assistant Director for Education, said: "At this stage, schools have been asked not to close, unless specifically advised to". However, as cases of Coronavirus increase, the government is loo...

First presumptive case of COVID-19 announced in Island Health region First presumptive case of COVID-19 announced in Island Health region

One of them "is a man in his 20s who lives in the Vancouver Coastal Health region", and the other is a woman in her 50s who "lives in the Fraser Health Region". Bonnie Henry says two of the other new cases are health-care workers associated with ...

Number of positive coronavirus tests in United Kingdom rises to 1,140 Number of positive coronavirus tests in United Kingdom rises to 1,140

On Saturday, World Health Organization spokeswoman Margaret Harris questioned the government's "herd immunity" strategy , which relies on large numbers of people - around 60% of the population - getting the disease and becoming immune as a result.

New born in London becomes youngest Covid-19 victim New born in London becomes youngest Covid-19 victim

The world has its youngest coronavirus victim, a newborn in London , who has tested positive for COVID-19. The child's mother was only diagnosed after giving birth according to the The Sun . North Middlesex University hospital NHS trust has con...

President Donald Trump Tests Negative for Coronavirus President Donald Trump Tests Negative for Coronavirus

President Donald Trump said Saturday he had taken a coronavirus test, after days of dismissing concerns over his exposure to a disease that has paralyzed the globe. The top US infectious diseases expert, National Institute of Allergy and Infectio...

Welp, Scott Morrison Has Urged Australians To Reconsider All Non-Essential Travel Overseas Welp, Scott Morrison Has Urged Australians To Reconsider All Non-Essential Travel Overseas

Three people have died from the illness. Monday will also see the commencement of the federal government's advice that Australians avoid large gatherings of more than 500 people - and Morrison announced that state governments would enforce this adv...

ECB Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged, Boosts Liquidity - Is It Enough? ECB Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged, Boosts Liquidity - Is It Enough?

The dollar was the star of the day on Thursday gaining sharply against a basket of currencies following markets discontent with European Central Bank stimulus measures. The Frankfurt-based bank was desperately trying to walk back Christine Lagarde's ...

Donald Trump Tested for Coronavirus, But Still Shaking Hands Donald Trump Tested for Coronavirus, But Still Shaking Hands

This is a breaking news story and may be updated. Trump had told reporters a day earlier he would "most likely" get tested as he was grilled on his contacts with several members of a Brazilian presidential delegation visiting his Florida resort...

Jared Kushner’s Family Crowdsource Help to Tackle Coronavirus on Facebook Group Jared Kushner’s Family Crowdsource Help to Tackle Coronavirus on Facebook Group

Big hat tip to The Spectator for spectating Kurt Kloss's Facebook activity and screenshotting it while possible. Kloss, in turn, went into a Facebook Group for ER doctors and told its members, "I have direct channel to person now in charge at Wh...

Around 10,000 People Already Have COVID-19 in United Kingdom says Govt circular Around 10,000 People Already Have COVID-19 in United Kingdom says Govt circular

Sir Patrick said cancelling major sporting events such as Saturday's Six Nations fixture in Cardiff, which will attract a crowd of up to 75,000, would not stop the spread of the virus. But he tweeted a series of questions showing scepticism for the p...

Shawano Schools Closed For A Month Shawano Schools Closed For A Month

The district office will remain open and school officials plan to release more details in the upcoming weeks. We will evaluate the need to open schools or remain closed, in approximately two weeks. Only a few essential staff members will be required ...

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