Thursday October 1-st, 2020

29th case of coronavirus confirmed in Ontario 29th case of coronavirus confirmed in Ontario

The Ministry of Health says all precautions and operating procedures were followed when the woman first went to hospital. "Toronto Public Health is actively engaged in contact tracing and case management". Updates have been occuring every weekday at ...

Oil prices collapse with biggest drop since 1991 Gulf War Oil prices collapse with biggest drop since 1991 Gulf War

After oil prices crashed more than 20% on Monday, energy firms have seen some of the biggest share price falls. Neil Wilson, chief market analyst at Markets.com, said: "This will be remembered as Black Monday". The U.S. benchmark was potentially he...

Government to bring Canadian passengers aboard virus-stricken cruise ship home Government to bring Canadian passengers aboard virus-stricken cruise ship home

The captain of the ship told passengers over the intercom Sunday afternoon that it will take two to three days to get everyone off the ship. Standing next to Newsom, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf sought to assure city residents and port workers that o...

Twitter labels edited Biden video retweeted by Trump as ‘manipulated media’ Twitter labels edited Biden video retweeted by Trump as ‘manipulated media’

Twitter came up with the guideline a year ago ahead of the 2020 election to highlight "video that has been significantly altered or fabricated in a way that intends to mislead people or changes its original meaning". The video, which had about 5.8 mi...

Man 'carrying two knives' shot dead by police in Westminster Man 'carrying two knives' shot dead by police in Westminster

Taser and a police firearm were discharged during the incident". Scotland Yard said its armed officers shot dead a man "acting suspiciously" in Westminster near Trafalgar Square in central London on Sunday night. It skirts the Department of Int...

Stop migrants crossing in Aegean Sea: Erdogan to Turkey coastguard Stop migrants crossing in Aegean Sea: Erdogan to Turkey coastguard

The ministers said Ankara was using the migrants' desperation "for political purposes". It urges its doors are "closed". Meanwhile, clashes have again erupted at the land border. A Greek government statement issued on Saturday said almost 600 peo...

Dueling Afghan leaders both declare themselves president

Abdullah's spokesman said on Saturday, referring to invitations to an inauguration ceremony due to take place in Kabul on Monday morning at a similar time to Mr. Meanwhile, two blasts were heard as Afghanistan's two rival leaders held parallel presid...

Northern Italian Region Protests Massive Quarantine Over Coronavirus Northern Italian Region Protests Massive Quarantine Over Coronavirus

The extraordinary lockdown measures, which will impact cities including Milan and Venice, will last until April 3. The decree said that only people with a "serious" reason that can not be postponed, such as urgent work or family issues, would be ...

New York Declares State Of Emergency Following Spike In Coronavirus Cases New York Declares State Of Emergency Following Spike In Coronavirus Cases

The governor has claimed that the state of emergency declaration will speed up the purchasing of supplies and the hiring of workers who could assist local health departments, especially in monitoring those who are self-quarantined. De Blasio told a...

Sunny, windy Sunday morning- wet weather tonight Sunny, windy Sunday morning- wet weather tonight

Another windy day across Kansas with gusty southerly winds and plenty of sunshine, at least through midday. Tonight: Showers and a few storms. The north northwest wind will become calm. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Mostly cloudy, with...

Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Ontario Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Ontario

He said the woman is now at home in self-isolation and Toronto Public Health is tracing people that she was in contact with. "At this time, the virus is not circulating locally", the ministry said in the release. A government spokeswoman says a tes...

State Department: Amid coronavirus risk, Americans 'should not travel by cruise ship'

All will be tested for the COVID-19 virus and will remain under a 14-day quarantine, federal officials said. 'We don't have a lot of space. "Just tell me what's going on and I'll deal with it", Dever told 6ABC . USA passengers will be transported ...

Security upped for Israel election challenger Gantz after threats Security upped for Israel election challenger Gantz after threats

Initial exit polls after Monday's election had indicated his Likud Party and smaller religious and nationalist allies may be able to eke out a razor-thin edge in parliament. "We will exert all our moral power to make sure it doesn't happen". He den...

Ted Cruz quarantined himself after interacting with a COVID-19 patient Ted Cruz quarantined himself after interacting with a COVID-19 patient

He recently took to Twitter on Sunday to reveal that he recently shook hands with someone at CPAC who had tested positive for COVID-19. President Donald Trump , Vice President Mike Pence and other administration officials attended the conferen...

MH17 trial to start with four accused facing murder charges MH17 trial to start with four accused facing murder charges

The Malaysian MH17 flight was shot down in eastern Ukraine in July 2014 while on its way from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, claiming the lives of all 298 people on board. The team examined the wreckage and body parts, questioned witnesses and experts,...

China: New infections below 100 for 2 days in row

Also on Sunday, 1,535 people were discharged from hospital after recovery, while the number of severe cases decreased by 153 to 5,111. Spain now has more than 600 confirmed cases and has reported 17 deaths so far. Pope's Sunday prayer to be lives...

Saudi Arabia seals off Shia Qatif region over coronavirus fears Saudi Arabia seals off Shia Qatif region over coronavirus fears

The lockdown on Qatif, an eastern area that is home to around 500,000 people, is the first action of its kind across the Gulf region, which has confirmed more than 230 coronavirus cases - a lot of them people returning from religious pilgrimages to S...

Italy to adopt new draconian steps to fight coronavirus - draft decree Italy to adopt new draconian steps to fight coronavirus - draft decree

Italy has found itself at the forefront of the global fight against the virus, with more than 5,800 infections recorded in the past seven weeks. Over 15 million people were meanwhile adjusting to life in lockdown after the government shut whole s...

China's virus cases up 44 to 80,695

It said that majority were in northwestern Gansu Province from quarantined passengers who entered the provincial capital of Lanzhou on commercial flights from Iran from March 2 to March 5. However, there have now been 67 cases of imported infection...

Ted Cruz self-quarantining after meeting coronavirus-stricken CPAC attendee

The Hill also reported that the patient is now being quarantined. "That interaction consisted of a brief conversation and a handshake", Cruz said in a statement . That leaves four days remaining until his self-quarantine is up. Gosar said although...

Italy COVID-19 deaths near 200 after biggest daily jump Italy COVID-19 deaths near 200 after biggest daily jump

The number of cases in the country rose to 5,883 on Saturday from 4,636 announced on Friday, meaning that contagion is showing little sign of slowing down. In a separate statement on Thursday, Italy's Superior Institute of Health (ISS) explained that...

Two dead in Florida after testing positive for the coronavirus Two dead in Florida after testing positive for the coronavirus

One of them was a man with underlying health issues in Santa Rosa County, in Florida's Panhandle, according to the statement. According to data compiled by Johns Hopkins, there have been more than 102,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19. On Thursday, Vic...

Hillary Clinton: Bernie Sanders is the weaker candidate against Trump

But speaking in an interview that aired Sunday on CNN's " Fareed Zakaria GPS ", the 2016 Democratic nominee stopped short of endorsing former Vice President Joe Biden . Despite her claims of Facebook working against her, there are numerous examples ...

North Korea slams European nations for 'illogical thinking' over missile launches North Korea slams European nations for 'illogical thinking' over missile launches

Other details, including the type of projectile, flight range and altitude were not immediately known . While it was negotiating with Washington, Pyongyang suspended test launches of its short and medium-range missiles, nut resumed the tests after...

Cruise ship hit by coronavirus outbreak bound for Oakland, California Cruise ship hit by coronavirus outbreak bound for Oakland, California

The Grand Princess remains off the coast of California with passengers and crew in quarantine. "They're not designed as quarantine facilities, to put it mildly", said Don Milton, an epidemiologist with the University of Maryland. Earlier Saturday...

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