Monday September 28-th, 2020

North Korea fires two projectiles, ending its ban on long-range tests North Korea fires two projectiles, ending its ban on long-range tests

He instructed the officials to "seal off all the channels and space through which the infectious disease may find its way, and strengthen check-up, test and quarantine", KCNA added. Anti-virus measures the North has taken include shutting down its bo...

SC primary: Bernie Sanders' win streak comes to end | FULL SPEECH SC primary: Bernie Sanders' win streak comes to end | FULL SPEECH

A third of the convention delegates - 1,357 - will be awarded on Super Tuesday . That was after the pastor told the congregation that Bloomberg initially said he was too busy to attend because he had to "beat Donald Trump ". Meanwhile, pressure...

Mainland China reports sharp drop in new coronavirus cases on March 1 Mainland China reports sharp drop in new coronavirus cases on March 1

This photo taken on February 28, 2020 shows a medical staff member doing stretch at the Red Cross hospital in Wuhan in China's central Hubei province. More than 50 countries have reported cases with Mexico and San Marino the latest additions. T...

First coronavirus case confirmed in NY First coronavirus case confirmed in NY

While the new coronavirus has extended its reach across the world, geographic clusters of infections were emerging, with Iran, Italy and South Korea seeing rising cases. The money will allow the New York State Department of Health to hire additio...

Black Voters Turn Their Backs on Mike Bloomberg During Church Service Black Voters Turn Their Backs on Mike Bloomberg During Church Service

Bloomberg, a former mayor of New York City, has had a history of questionable comments surrounding America's black community. Elizabeth Warren , Sen. "And I like that, and I think that that is important". But according to CBS News , as Bloomberg ...

Whistleblower: HHS Workers Exposed to Virus Evacuees Whistleblower: HHS Workers Exposed to Virus Evacuees

Gomez's office said the complaint was filed by a high-ranking official at the Administration for Children and Families, an HHS social service agency. The whistleblower, who is seeking protection, is reportedly an award-winning expert in her field w...

Pence Decries 'Irresponsible' Criticism Of Trump On Coronavirus Response Pence Decries 'Irresponsible' Criticism Of Trump On Coronavirus Response

He said that is based on the "confidence of all of our health experts who are widely regarded as the best in the world". The president's tweet comes as he continues to downplay the spread of the virus after the first USA fatality related to coron...

Last crew members leave cruise ship quarantined near Tokyo Last crew members leave cruise ship quarantined near Tokyo

The doctor therefore signed an authorization for them to leave". She says consular services and and the Canadian Red Cross have been helping the family. He also said, however, that crisis management of a foreign-flagged and operated ship is hard fo...

Japan cancels more events, closes public places in response Japan cancels more events, closes public places in response

Infections from the virus in Japan have topped 200, with 5 deaths - together with one on Friday of a person in his seventies. Cases of the viral illness have been increasing nationwide, with the northern island of Hokkaido declaring a state o...

Trump vows to screen travelers after first American dies of coronavirus Trump vows to screen travelers after first American dies of coronavirus

Democrats, who will challenge Trump for the presidency in the November 3 election, have criticized the administration for downplaying the crisis and not preparing for the disease to spread in the United States. "We're leaning into this effort". The...

Ethiopia pulls out of USA meeting on Nile dam Ethiopia pulls out of USA meeting on Nile dam

Mnuchin said he held separate bilateral talks with key ministers from Egypt and Sudan over the past two days after Ethiopia asked for a delay in what was to be the final round of talks. Egypt, it continued, chose to initial the agreement because it...

Sanders campaign says it raised $46 million in February Sanders campaign says it raised $46 million in February

That was the fourth nominating contest in the state-by-state Democratic race to pick a challenger to Republican President Donald Trump in the November 3 election. The AP based the call on data from AP VoteCast, a survey of the electorate conducted ...

Coronavirus fears close down France's Louvre Museum Coronavirus fears close down France's Louvre Museum

The Louvre, near the banks of the Seine river in central Paris , received 9.6 million visitors past year, a lot of them foreigners including Americans, Chinese and Europeans. Sacristin, who will be taking part, said museum visitors should be subject...

Iran issues South Korea travel warning amid coronavirus fears Iran issues South Korea travel warning amid coronavirus fears

Brazilian officials confirmed that country's second case, a patient in São Paulo who recently visited Italy. Tensions have been high between Tehran and Washington since 2018, when U.S. "Please stay at home and refrain from going outside and minim...

United States reports 1st COVID-19 death, imposes new travel restrictions United States reports 1st COVID-19 death, imposes new travel restrictions

Thailand also reported its first death on Sunday, a 35-year old Thai man who worked as a salesperson and had contact with foreign tourists. United States is banning travel to Iran and urging Americans not to travel to Italy and South Korea .

Churches shuttered as South Korea battles coronavirus Churches shuttered as South Korea battles coronavirus

But officials say they are not considering a citywide quarantine similar to Wuhan's lockdown, where the virus first emerged. The nation has screened 95,185 citizens for COVID-19 since January 3, with 61,825 showing negative response and 30 patients d...

Mainland China reports 573 new coronavirus cases on February 29

But the situation remains severe in Wuhan, Hubei's provincial capital, with the vast majority of new infections and deaths continuing to come from the worst-affected city. Mr Hancock said the United Kingdom government had not "ruled out" bringing in ...

Thunberg says sexually explicit decal shows desperation, says activists are winning Thunberg says sexually explicit decal shows desperation, says activists are winning

The image shows a female with plaited pigtails being pulled and "Greta" scrawled across her naked back, with the X-Site Energy Services logo underneath. This shows that we're winning", she captioned a retweet of an article about the sticker. The co...

United States announces new travel restrictions, warnings over coronavirus concerns

Two cases have now been confirmed in Romania and a second positive diagnosis was reported in Israel. Two of the state's three cases have links to a nursing home, state officials said, where dozens of residents have symptoms of the disease. The countr...

NASA Space Images Show Chinese Pollution Drop Thanks to the Coronavirus Outbreak NASA Space Images Show Chinese Pollution Drop Thanks to the Coronavirus Outbreak

Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories . Air pollution over China has plummeted in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak that forced the shutdown of industry and transport, NASA says. Nasa noted that China's Lunar New Year celebrati...

First coronavirus death reported in US First coronavirus death reported in US

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee confirmed the death in a statement Saturday, calling it a "sad day". Kay Taylor, a spokeswoman EvergreenHealth, said the person had been a patient at the organization's hospital in Kirkland, Washington .

18 dead in train, bus collision in Pakistan 18 dead in train, bus collision in Pakistan

The Sukkur commissioner said the injured were shifted to Taluka Hospital and Civil Hospital, Sukkur. According to initial reports, the driver of the bus, which was going to Khushab from Karachi and carrying 52 passengers, tried to cross the rail...

Trump announces coronavirus travel restrictions and screening efforts on certain visitors Trump announces coronavirus travel restrictions and screening efforts on certain visitors

South Korea reported 813 new cases of the new type of coronavirus Saturday, bringing its total to 3,150, the largest coronavirus outbreak outside China with more than 85,000 cases worldwide. South Korea has an advanced health system and a free med...

First coronavirus death on US soil confirmed, Trump calls for calm First coronavirus death on US soil confirmed, Trump calls for calm

All but three of them were in Hubei province, of which Wuhan is the capital. "We will continue to work toward a day where no one dies from this virus", the governor vowed. "We are urging Americans to not travel to the areas in Italy and South Korea...

Washington State Governor Confirms First Coronavirus Death Washington State Governor Confirms First Coronavirus Death

The first COVID-19 patient to die in the United States came to EvergreenHealth in Kirkland, Washington, with "serious respiratory issues", the hospital said in a statement Saturday, though it remains unclear when the patient was admitted, when the ...

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