Sunday July 12-th, 2020

United States airports struggle to cope with crowds, some passengers face eight-hour delays United States airports struggle to cope with crowds, some passengers face eight-hour delays

People wait in line to go through customs at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport on Saturday. Massive lines formed at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport for passengers flying back from international locations. The airport asked for patien...

Eastern Shore Public Libraries will continue to provide services Eastern Shore Public Libraries will continue to provide services

The library system will continue to provide brown bag lunches to children at the main library and its 27 branches on weekdays after school. Hours are available on the website at sapl.ca. During the closure, users can still return materials on loan....

USA health official recommends National Basketball Association play without crowds due to coronavirus risk USA health official recommends National Basketball Association play without crowds due to coronavirus risk

He explained that he has brought it up with the administration, which is generally open to his ideas. Asked if he would prefer some kind of 14-day national shutdown to "flatten the curve" of Covid-19 spread, Fauci said - in one of five interviews o...

Al-Aqsa mosque closes as precaution against coronavirus Al-Aqsa mosque closes as precaution against coronavirus

Iran is home to the biggest outbreak in the Middle East , with almost 13,000 cases and more than 600 deaths. A vast majority of those who become infected recover from the illness. Dubai's crown prince, Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, separ...

Passengers Face Hours-Long Queues at US Airports With Europe Coronavirus Checks Passengers Face Hours-Long Queues at US Airports With Europe Coronavirus Checks

Passengers faced long waits on March 14 at designated U.S. airports, where they were subject to new "enhanced" screening measures for the coronavirus after returning from Europe . The senator called for federal resources to be allocated to O'Har...

President Trump, Vice President Pence deliver updates on COVID-19 President Trump, Vice President Pence deliver updates on COVID-19

President Donald Trump has chose to use federal disaster powers to release more resources to combat the spread of coronavirus, people familiar with the decision said, and could declare a major disaster or emergency by Thursday afternoon.

Everything you need to know about coronavirus in the UK Everything you need to know about coronavirus in the UK

Britain told manufacturers to ramp up the country's production of ventilators and ordered private hospitals to prepare for an overspill of patients from the public health service as the death toll from coronavirus grew on Saturday. Schools will...

Cruise ship passenger in New Zealand tested for COVID-19 Cruise ship passenger in New Zealand tested for COVID-19

The contact occurred before they began the cruise, he said. No one will be allowed off the ship until the test results are known, probably on Monday. Even though neither announcement makes mention of when each respective breach was disclosed, p...

PM delays May 7 elections for one year over coronavirus PM delays May 7 elections for one year over coronavirus

Minister for the Constitution and Devolution, Chloe Smith, said: "We are working to facilitate the local, mayoral, and Police and Crime Commissioner elections on 7 May". The decision came after a surge in cases of those infected with the novel COVID-...

South Africa reports first case of local transmission of coronavirus South Africa reports first case of local transmission of coronavirus

The Western Cape is the third province to record a case. The latest cases include a 38-year-old man from the coastal city of Durban who lives in Turkey but was visiting his mother in South Africa. More than 110,000 people have been infected world...

Biden, Sanders to debate against backdrop of global pandemic Biden, Sanders to debate against backdrop of global pandemic

But neither campaign focused closely on North Dakota. Biden would strive to put his bankruptcy plan in place as president, and he could address the issue further in the debate on Sunday evening, said Biden's advisers. But in an interview followin...

Johnson warns public to prepare to lose loved ones to coronavirus

Mr Johnson said this at a news conference following a meeting of his governments emergency committee on Thursday (12 March) where he shifted the country's outbreak response from "containment" to "delay". To some anxious Britons that sounds callous, a...

PM Modi Discusses COVID-19 Pandemic with Netanyahu PM Modi Discusses COVID-19 Pandemic with Netanyahu

The coronavirus crisis may end up influencing developments, with the possibility that Netanyahu and Gantz will agree to an "emergency" unity government together. This decision came a day after the Israeli Ministry of Health banned gatherings of mor...

White House conducting temperature checks on those near Trump, Pence

A member of the media was rejected from entering the White House press briefing room and was held by the press office on the White House driveway because he had a temperature above 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit, according to the vice president's press sec...

Twitter, Facebook Takedown Russia-Connected Accounts Based in Ghana, Russia Twitter, Facebook Takedown Russia-Connected Accounts Based in Ghana, Russia

The bogus Facebook pages had about 13,500 followers, and the Instagram accounts had about 265,000 - all mostly in the U.S. While activity did not appear to directly focus on elections, these networks posted content about oppression, injustice and p...

COVID-19: Australian minister who recently met Ivanka Trump tested positive COVID-19: Australian minister who recently met Ivanka Trump tested positive

South Australia Premier Steve Marshall gave details of three new cases in his state at a news conference on Saturday. Channel Nine is facing another coronavirus scare following news Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton , a regular guest on the ...

Turkey, Russia agree on details of truce in Idlib, Syria Turkey, Russia agree on details of truce in Idlib, Syria

At the meeting, a document elaborating on the framework of the Idlib ceasefire was signed by Turkish and Russian delegates and it entered into force, Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar told reporters. Turkey and Russian Federation will create "join...

DeSantis Announces Statewide Changes To Combat Coronavirus DeSantis Announces Statewide Changes To Combat Coronavirus

On Saturday, he ordered the suspension of all visits to nursing homes, assisted living facilities and similar sites. Health officials announced two more deaths as the state banned most visitors from Florida nursing homes. He said the state is worki...

White House begins scanning visitors for fevers in coronavirus crackdown

Trump, who during news conference on Friday shook hands with multiple members of a coronavirus task force and corporate leaders who had collaborated on efforts to ramp up testing amid the crisis, said that he had made a decision to be tested for ...

Israel closes all shopping centers, restaurants over coronavirus concerns Israel closes all shopping centers, restaurants over coronavirus concerns

To minimise infection, malls, hotels, cafes, restaurants and theatres will shut down, employees should not go to their workplaces if not necessary, while vital services, pharmacies, supermarkets and banks will continue to operate. Israel's health min...

Golden Princess passengers in quarantine Golden Princess passengers in quarantine

Jacinda Ardern also announced tighter boarder control with nearly everyone entering New Zealand as of 1am on March 16 required to self-isolate for a period of 14 days. At a media briefing this afternoon Director-General of Health Ashley Bloomfield sa...

China reports fewest new coronavirus cases on record China reports fewest new coronavirus cases on record

China on Thursday claimed that the peak of the deadly coronavirus or COVID-19 outbreak is over in the country, hours after the World Health Organization declared the epidemic as a pandemic, as per reports. Medical workers pose for photos after se...

United Kingdom moves from 'contain' to 'delay' in coronavirus plan

Whereas the federal government was making ready to ban mass gatherings, some organizations have already moved forward with shutdowns. Pupils in Northern Ireland attended classes as usual at St. "You would have thought that every single thing we do ...

Coronavirus: France bans gatherings of 5000-plus and discourages kissing Coronavirus: France bans gatherings of 5000-plus and discourages kissing

The French government on Saturday put a temporary ban on public gatherings with more than 5,000 people due to the coronavirus outbreak , as France reported 16 new cases. Two people have died: a 60-year-old French teacher and an 80-year-old Chinese...

President Trump considers domestic travel restrictions as ban extends to UK, Ireland President Trump considers domestic travel restrictions as ban extends to UK, Ireland

The U.S. government is expected to announce on Saturday that it is expanding its travel ban on most European countries to include Britain and Ireland as it seeks to contain the coronavirus pandemic sweeping the globe, airline and U.S. The news co...

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