Monday September 28-th, 2020

Perry declares local state of emergency - 41NBC | WMGT Perry declares local state of emergency - 41NBC | WMGT

However, he urges residents to follow the Center for Disease Control's COVID-19 guidelines. "We implore each and every Londoner to exercise precautions and take every measure possible to help slow the spread of this virus", Helmer said in a media rel...

Young people are not 'invincible' WHO warns Young people are not 'invincible' WHO warns

Local gyms and health clubs have been shut down across the country due to the outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, but people have still been encouraged to exercise outside while social distancing. He said young people are not invincibl...

Spain, Italy Experience Worst Coronavirus Death Tolls in One Day Spain, Italy Experience Worst Coronavirus Death Tolls in One Day

The number of deaths in Italy now stands at 3,405, which is more than what has been reported from China where the virus originated a year ago. It is noteworthy that no virus-related local deaths were reported from China, the epicentre of Covid-19...

What Does the Illinois 'Shelter in Place' Order Mean? What Does the Illinois 'Shelter in Place' Order Mean?

Patients can not leave their homes, go to work or visit any group setting except to seek medical care and "life sustaining needs", including medicine or food, according to a statement from the Chicago Department of Public Health . Pritzker admitted ...

Esper: Pentagon to give respirator masks, ventilators to HHS Esper: Pentagon to give respirator masks, ventilators to HHS

Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories . US Secretary of Defence Mark Esper said in a press conference on Tuesday that the US is preparing two navy hospital ships in response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Speaking with...

Coronavirus: Transport for London closes Kilburn Park station

London Mayor Sadiq Khan urged people to avoid using the transport network unless absolutely necessary. Transport for London ( TFL ), who operates the Tube, will also suspend night service on weekends. Members of the public practising social distancin...

Relief as USA announces 'cure' for coronavirus Relief as USA announces 'cure' for coronavirus

It is a game-changer. "Once we get by it, it's conceivable and maybe likely that when we get to the next season we may see another blip of this, but it would really be different", he explained. 'We have to remove every barrier, ' he said. 'It is ...

Putin says he's not a 'tsar' after 20 years in power Putin says he's not a 'tsar' after 20 years in power

Russia , which has temporarily barred entry to foreigners and imposed an array of flight restrictions, has reported 147 coronavirus cases so far, less than many other European countries. Bilateral cooperation enjoys a solid foundation and a stron...

Bloomberg Drops Plans to Pay Workers, Launch Super PAC Bloomberg Drops Plans to Pay Workers, Launch Super PAC

Bloomberg will also offer to transfer campaign field offices the billionaire's campaign set up and paid for to local state Democratic Parties as in-kind contributions. If someone mounted a self-funded bid exclusively to evade the individual contribut...

Wuhan to revoke reprimand against deceased whistleblower doctor Wuhan to revoke reprimand against deceased whistleblower doctor

The key recommendation was for Wuhan authorities to identify the police who reprimanded Li. In death, Li became the face of simmering anger at the party's controls over information and complaints that officials lie about or hide disease outbrea...

Christ the Redeemer lights up in solidarity during COVID-19 Christ the Redeemer lights up in solidarity during COVID-19

The giant statue of Jesus Christ, which stands almost 100 feet tall and overlooks the city of Rio de Janeiro, also showed images of the continents afflicted. Brazil has recorded more than 500 cases of Covid-19, including four deaths. In a lovely ...

Nancy Pelosi to Donald Trump: Use war-production powers now Nancy Pelosi to Donald Trump: Use war-production powers now

In this case, the target would be medical supplies and testing, as US policymakers and health officials, scrambling to contain the spread of the fast-moving coronavirus , have faced shortages of test-kits, medical masks and other provisions.

North Korea's Kim calls for better health care in hospital speech North Korea's Kim calls for better health care in hospital speech

Kim ordered the hospital to be completed by the 75th founding anniversary of the Workers' Party of Korea on October 10th. Outside experts say a coronavirus epidemic in North Korea could be devastating due its chronic lack of medical supplies and ...

Official says 25 Afghan forces killed in insider attack Official says 25 Afghan forces killed in insider attack

Zabul provincial council chief Ata Jan Haq Bayan confirmed the toll, adding that the attackers had "connections" to the Taleban. The government earlier on Thursday said it was ordering its forces to switch to an "active defence posture" as Taliban...

Coronavirus Covid-19-hit Italy witnesses over 4,000 deaths Coronavirus Covid-19-hit Italy witnesses over 4,000 deaths

Meanwhile, Spain became the fourth country after Italy, China and Iran to record over 1,000 coronavirus deaths far. The country's city had so far been relatively lightly hit by the outbreak, but there are now 3,804 people infected in the fina...

Shady Ass Senators Got Briefed On Coronavirus Effects - And SOLD STOCKS?!? Shady Ass Senators Got Briefed On Coronavirus Effects - And SOLD STOCKS?!?

More troubling for Burr is that transactions, 33 in total, came as the Intelligence Committee was receiving daily briefings on the pandemic. Six days before the sale, Burr co-wrote an op-ed for Fox News saying "the United States today is better...

In Illinois U.S. House race, liberal Democrat challenger Newman beats Lipinski In Illinois U.S. House race, liberal Democrat challenger Newman beats Lipinski

One of the last anti-abortion Democrats in Congress, Lipinski often bucked the mainstream of his party. "Let's have a Real Democrat fighting for us", Newman tweeted Monday, including infographics showing how Lipinski's past votes against Obamacare ...

United States again urges release of Taliban prisoners United States again urges release of Taliban prisoners

The prisoner releases were slated to have started last week as part of an effort the USA is leading to end its longest war and bring peace to Afghanistan after decades of strife. The Afghan government is now fractured in the wake of the official pres...

Tom Brady officially signs with Bucs, starts ‘new football journey’ Tom Brady officially signs with Bucs, starts ‘new football journey’

Brady, who famously took less than he was worth during his time with the Patriots so the team could spend money on other areas of the team, will make $25 million per year during his time with the Bucs, according to ESPN. He has joined the Buccaneers,...

UK's Boris Johnson's pledges to 'send this virus packing' in 12 weeks UK's Boris Johnson's pledges to 'send this virus packing' in 12 weeks

The UK's chief scientific adviser Sir Patrick Vallance said that the decision to close down schools across the country was not premised on the idea that "schools are unsafe places for children", but because it is crucial to put "some brakes on the sy...

Foreign affairs minister tests negative for COVID-19 Foreign affairs minister tests negative for COVID-19

As it prepares to shut its system, Transat said Wednesday it would soon begin temporary layoffs, reduce working hours and wages - a move the company says will affect "a significant portion of our employees". WestJet, which operates the only other com...

US, Mexico discussing travel restrictions US, Mexico discussing travel restrictions

Trump said the restrictions would not impede lawful trade and commerce. America's mitigation strategy has been focused on limiting the number of people who are exposed, and to that end, Trump has increased worldwide travel restrictions . Canada reli...

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand endorses former rival Joe Biden Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand endorses former rival Joe Biden

Biden easily won contests in Florida, Illinois and Arizona on Tuesday. Those victories left him needing less than half of the remaining delegates up for grabs to secure the Democratic presidential nomination. Mike Casca, Sanders campaign communicatio...

Man arrested for failing to self-isolate over coronavirus Man arrested for failing to self-isolate over coronavirus

The suspect was held by police on the island on Thursday, two days after the British crown dependency announced strict measures to prevent the illness spreading. Police said: "Please follow the guidance issued by the government and think about the ...

Canada-US border expected to be closed by Saturday: Trudeau Canada-US border expected to be closed by Saturday: Trudeau

If the USA surgeon general determined there was a "serious danger" of bringing a communicable disease to the United States, then Trump could rely on a law giving him authority to deny entry to people or to reject cargo, the officials said. Trudeau sa...

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