Thursday July 9-th, 2020

First coronavirus related death in North Carolina reported in Cabarrus County First coronavirus related death in North Carolina reported in Cabarrus County

Cooper also announced the first deaths from complications related to COVID-19. One was a North Carolina resident and the other was from Virginia and was hospitalized while traveling through the state.

White House, Congress reach $2 trillion stimulus deal amid coronavirus concerns White House, Congress reach $2 trillion stimulus deal amid coronavirus concerns

The unanimous vote came despite misgivings on both sides about whether it goes too far or not far enough and capped days of hard negotiations as Washington confronted a national challenge unlike it has ever faced. Democrats initially contended there ...

Coronavirus: Up to 10 more United Kingdom sites could become makeshift hospitals Coronavirus: Up to 10 more United Kingdom sites could become makeshift hospitals

Information provided by a fourth source revealed that military planners could be asked to look for 10 "Excel-type" hospital sites across the country. However the source said they would not be as large as the ExCel conversion, which will see the cre...

Katrina Kaif, Amitabh Bachchan To Come Together For A Vikas Bahl Directorial? Katrina Kaif, Amitabh Bachchan To Come Together For A Vikas Bahl Directorial?

Reportedly no film as such has been planned by Vikas Bahl . A few days back, Katrina Kaif and Big B had shot for an ad and fans were super pumped to see Kat and Amitabh together on screen. Several stars including heartthrob Kartik Aryan and Kat...

BC Just Promised $500/Month To Help With Your Rent During COVID-19

The Premier urged that only those that need the rent subsidy apply for it, saying: "If you can pay your rent, you should pay your rent". Premier John Horgan announced Wednesday that the B.C. "We are a generation behind, we know there are people who...

Two more Covid-19 Irish deaths as confirmed cases reach 1125 Two more Covid-19 Irish deaths as confirmed cases reach 1125

There are now 1,329 confirmed cases in Ireland. Another patient with COVID-19 (coronavirus) has died in the Republic, the Department of Health has confirmed. "Household contacts of a suspected case should restrict their contacts for 14 days". So ...

Number of coronavirus cases in Suffolk hits 28

In Norfolk, the number of cases jumped from 35 to 42 and in Suffolk six more cases were confirmed, bringing the number to 28. Nurse wearing respirator mask holding a positive blood test result for the new rapidly spreading Coronavirus, originating ...

Coronavirus: Young Brit with no pre-exisiting conditons dies

Miss Middleton is believed to be the youngest person in the United Kingdom with no pre-existing health conditions to have died from the virus. Chloe's aunt wrote: "My handsome, kind hearted 21 year old niece Chloe has passed away from Covid-19".

12 dead from Covid-12 in Australia, with three from Victoria

All three men were in their 70s and died in Melbourne hospitals. Of the 520 confirmed cases in the state, 149 people have now fully recovered from COVID-19. "I would strongly make the argument we need to be ahead of it and not get to a point where ...

US Senate passes $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill US Senate passes $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill

Some former Obama administration officials have expressed incredulity about the bill and, in particular, over the non-pandemic related provisions that were included in the "Take Responsibility for Workers and Families Act". "This bill is far from...

Amitabh Bachchan shares an important message about using toilets to curb the spread of Coronavirus Amitabh Bachchan shares an important message about using toilets to curb the spread of Coronavirus

At a time when we have nearly given upon our workout regimes due to the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus, Amitabh Bachchan, 77, is setting fitness goals high for all of us. "If a fly sits on the excreta or if that fly sits on fruits, vegetables or ...

Child left with mom's dead body for over 12 hours after she died of coronavirus Child left with mom's dead body for over 12 hours after she died of coronavirus

It is unclear if the child has also now been sickened. It' believed the woman was dead from anywhere between 12 to 16 hours. According to Coweta County Coroner Richard Hawk , posthumous laboratory testing confirmed that she was COVID-19 positive; ho...

Coronavirus vaccine could provide years of protection, scientists say Coronavirus vaccine could provide years of protection, scientists say

All viruses evolve over time, accumulating mutations as they replicate imperfectly inside a host's cells in tremendous numbers and then spread through a population, with some of those mutations persisting through natural selection. There are alread...

De Blasio says likely that students won't return this school year De Blasio says likely that students won't return this school year

De Blasio said he had spoken with US President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence about the city's urgent need for medical supplies to curb the spread of the virus. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said that has created a frantic competition a...

COVID-19: Health officials to give update on B.C. cases Wednesday

There have now been 14 deaths from the disease in B.C. However, there has been an increase at Haro Park, "where we now have 28 residents and 27 staff who have been affected". Since COVID-19 hit British Columbia, 14 people have died, while 64 are no...

COVID-19 - Up One, Down One - Holds at 20 COVID-19 - Up One, Down One - Holds at 20

His government has moved to freeze rental rates and postpone all but the most urgent rent eviction cases until May. The Opposition New Democrats have called on the province to go further and offer financial aid so that tenants can defer rent paymen...

Starbucks giving free coffee to first responders during coronavirus pandemic Starbucks giving free coffee to first responders during coronavirus pandemic

Starbucks says any customer who identifies as a frontline responder to the COVID-19 pandemic will receive a tall brewed coffee (hot or iced) at no charge. "Building on this commitment, Starbucks announced it will offer free coffee to frontline work...

19 inmates from 10 United Kingdom prisons test positive for coronavirus 19 inmates from 10 United Kingdom prisons test positive for coronavirus

Some 3,500 prison staff - about 10% of the workforce - were off work on Tuesday because they were ill or self-isolating, a committee of MPs was told. Justice Secretary Robert Buckland said that prisons are now operating on an "exceptional delivery ...

Streaming service reportedly suffering widespread outages in the U.S — Netflix down Streaming service reportedly suffering widespread outages in the U.S — Netflix down

ET. People reporting issues are mostly from USA regions, including the Northeast and Southern California, both of which include areas in lockdowns due to the coronavirus. In a tweet responding to a customer reporting an error message, Netflix's cus...

Fitbit Premium 90-day free trial now available for everyone

Fitbit is now offering 90-day trials of Fitbit Premium that includes extra exercise programs, sleep tools, and workouts that are usually offered in the paid service. We hope this helps to make this hard time a little bit easier for you. If you ch...

Experimental Covid-19 Therapy Experimental Covid-19 Therapy

This process involves the collection of plasma from recovered patients' blood, which contains antibodies to SARS-CoV-2. The method - essentially harvesting virus-fighting antibodies from the blood of previously infected patients - was associated wi...

Schumer makes sure Trump's business can't benefit from rescue package Schumer makes sure Trump's business can't benefit from rescue package

In the House, both Democratic and Republican leaders hope to clear the measure for President Donald Trump's signature by a voice vote without having to call lawmakers back to Washington, but that may prove challenging, as the bill is sure to be opp...

Coronavirus home testing kits expected in United Kingdom retailers 'within days' Coronavirus home testing kits expected in United Kingdom retailers 'within days'

Home testing for coronavirus is set to be available to people in the United Kingdom "within days", according to a health official. "Several million tests have been purchased for use", said Prof Peacock. Thousands of 15-minute home tests for the v...

Loss of smell could reveal hidden virus cases Loss of smell could reveal hidden virus cases

In South Korea, where testing for COVID-19 is widespread, some 30% of patients with mild symptoms have reported anosmia, the technical term for a loss of sense of smell. On Friday, British doctors issued a warning: adults who've lost their sense of...

More than 170000 volunteer to help UK fight coronavirus More than 170000 volunteer to help UK fight coronavirus

This is larger than Britain's armed forces, which now stand at just over 192,000. GPs, doctors, pharmacists, nurses, midwives, NHS 111 advisers and social care staff will all be able to request help for at-risk patients through a call centre run by...

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