Friday July 10-th, 2020

Montgomery County Under 'Stay-at-Home' Order Montgomery County Under 'Stay-at-Home' Order

These include but are not limited to buying food from stores and restaurants, receiving medical care and taking care of friends, family or pets who reside in a different household. Montgomery County Judge Mark Keough has officially issued a Stay at H...

Infant dies after testing positive for coronavirus in Chicago Infant dies after testing positive for coronavirus in Chicago

Dr Ngozi Ezike, director of the Illinois Department of Public Health, said: "A full investigation is under way to determine the cause of death". During a press conference on Saturday following the baby's death, Governor Jay Pritzker said: "Upon h...

New round of epidemic outbreak caused by imported cases possible in China New round of epidemic outbreak caused by imported cases possible in China

Airlines have been ordered to sharply cut worldwide flights from yesterday, and restrictions on foreigners entering the country went into effect on Saturday. On Sunday, streets and metro trains were still largely empty amid a cold rainy day. Flights ...

Coronavirus: Things will get worse, PM says in letter to Britons Coronavirus: Things will get worse, PM says in letter to Britons

Every household in the United Kingdom will be sent a letter from Boris Johnson next week warning them things will get worse before they get better. The Prime Minister will say: "From the start, we have sought to put in the right measures at the...

Trump in Close Race With Biden, ABC Poll Shows Trump in Close Race With Biden, ABC Poll Shows

Trump has closed a 7-point deficit from February and is in a statistical tie with the former vice president, 47% to 49%, among registered voters. Trump has made significant gains over Biden in the last month as well, the polling data showed.

Mnuchin: Americans to get aid within three weeks amid coronavirus Mnuchin: Americans to get aid within three weeks amid coronavirus

If all goes well, Mr. Mnuchin said, businesses by next Friday will be able to access loans created to cover payroll and overhead for eight weeks. "It's going to be a very simple process where any FDIC-insured institution can underwrite the loan, appr...

Trump extends ‘social distancing guidelines until April 30 Trump extends ‘social distancing guidelines until April 30

Brought forward by Trump at the outdoor briefing, Fauci said his projection of a potential 100,000 to 200,000 deaths is "entirely conceivable" if not enough is done to mitigate the crisis. "What we're trying to do is not let that happen". During th...

Coronavirus: Pictures of NHS Nightingale hospital show scale of expected emergency Coronavirus: Pictures of NHS Nightingale hospital show scale of expected emergency

Sir Simon Stevens said the new hospitals will be built at Birmingham's NEC and the Manchester conference centre and will be ready next month. NHS staff at the NEC will treat patients requiring critical, intensive and end of life care from around th...

Why Police Dyed Water At This Popular Tourist Spot Black Why Police Dyed Water At This Popular Tourist Spot Black

According to a Facebook post by the local police department, they'd received calls complaining of people gathering at the picturesque "Blue Lagoon". In addition to high PH levels, the water reportedly is very cold and has trash and dead animals in ...

Trump extends physical distancing guidelines to end of April Trump extends physical distancing guidelines to end of April

He also said there would be an "important" announcement on Tuesday about the government's plans and strategy going forward. Only days ago he talked about the country reopening in a few weeks. State and city leaders, including New York Gov. Andre...

Trump extends federal social distancing guidelines to April 30

Anthony Fauci, told CNN early Sunday the country could see 100,000 to 200,000 deaths from the coronavirus and millions of infections from the outbreak. "This is the same speaker of the House who held up the bill in the Senate for days because she w...

Italy coronavirus deaths rise by 889 in a day to 10,023 Italy coronavirus deaths rise by 889 in a day to 10,023

The death toll in Italy climbed by 756 to 10,779 the second successive fall in the daily rate. Concern has been raised by Italian officials that Italy will reach the peak of the outbreak in a week to 10 days as the death toll passes 10,000.

Trump declares a major disaster in MI in response to coronavirus pandemic Trump declares a major disaster in MI in response to coronavirus pandemic

I look forward to the federal government's continued partnership as we work to fight this virus". On Friday night Trump tweeted again, referring to the governor as "Gretchen "Half" Whitmer" and saying she 'Likes blaming everyone for her own ineptit...

Fauci: U.S. Could Have 100k to 200k Deaths from Coronavirus Fauci: U.S. Could Have 100k to 200k Deaths from Coronavirus

When asked if it is the right time to begin relaxing some of the social distancing measures, Fauci said not until the curve of new infections starts flattening out. Abbott has received emergency use authorization (EUA) from the U.S. Food and Drug A...

COVID-19: 14 new confirmed cases in Lagos, Abuja COVID-19: 14 new confirmed cases in Lagos, Abuja

Nigeria now tests for COVID-19 at the African Centre of Excellence for Genomics of Infectious Disease at Redeemers' University, Ede, Osun State; NCDC National Reference Laboratory (NRL), Gaduwa, Abuja; Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Lagos; Ni...

Trump clashes with reporter during coronavirus briefing: 'Be nice'

PBS NewsHour reporter Yamiche Alcindor questioned the president during the briefing about recent comments made by Trump during an interview with Fox News's Sean Hannity over whether some requests made by governors related to the outbreak were o...

Coronavirus fear sparks Thai prison riot as cases reach 1388 Coronavirus fear sparks Thai prison riot as cases reach 1388

They began setting fires and causing chaos in the facility, which houses around 20,000 inmates. Thick smoke was seen billowing from the prison into the sky. The breakout prompted prison officials to alert the governor and ask police and military pe...

China angry as US bolsters Taiwan China angry as US bolsters Taiwan

Taiwan's defence ministry said the vessel was on a "routine mission" through the waterway separating the self-ruling island from Chinese mainland. Criticizing the US's "continued negative actions" in Taiwan, Ren warned that U.S. The actions were "e...

Trump brags about high TV viewership of coronavirus briefings Trump brags about high TV viewership of coronavirus briefings

Attorneys for Donald Trump's re-election campaign this week sent a letter to TV stations demanding they remove anti-Trump political ads they argue don't accurately reflect the president's response to the new coronavirus pandemic that's killed m...

Netherlands recalls faulty masks imported from China Netherlands recalls faulty masks imported from China

The masks did not meet their standards when they were inspected. "A second test also revealed that the masks did not meet the quality norms". Some 600,000 face masks distributed to hospitals across the Netherlands have been recalled for being d...

Pelosi Blasts Trump’s Coronavirus Response: ‘His Denial at the Beginning Was Deadly’ Pelosi Blasts Trump’s Coronavirus Response: ‘His Denial at the Beginning Was Deadly’

I don't know what the scientists said to him. "His delaying of getting equipment - he continues to delay getting equipment - where it is needed is deadly, and now I think the best thing to do is to prevent more loss of life rather than open thing...

Coronavirus task force advised Trump on NY, NJ, CT warning: Mnuchin Coronavirus task force advised Trump on NY, NJ, CT warning: Mnuchin

First Trump said that he is considering a short-term quarantine of the major spots in the New York, New Jersey and CT leaving the governors of all states with surprise. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said defeating the virus will take "weeks and week...

200 more people die from COVID-19 200 more people die from COVID-19

As of 9am on 29 March 2020 , a total of 127,737 people have been tested, of which 108,215 were confirmed negative and 19,522 were confirmed positive. There have been a further 10 deaths of people who had tested positive for coronavirus in Wales, ...

Province officially prohibiting gatherings of five or more people Province officially prohibiting gatherings of five or more people

Of Ontario's 1,142 known coronavirus cases, 16% are due to community spread, Yaffe added. More than 49,000 people have been approved for testing, and 40,630 of those have tested negative. Generally, statistics for official diagnoses should be viewe...

Italy’s coronavirus death toll surpasses 10,000 Italy’s coronavirus death toll surpasses 10,000

There were 889 deaths on Saturday. Of those infected nationwide, 13,030 had fully recovered on Sunday, compared to 12,384 the day before. Well over half of Italy's deaths have been recorded in the northern region of Lombardy, where the country's ...

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