Reuters - 1 hour 57 min ago
Brazil's total COVID-19 death toll blew past that of Italy on Thursday, as the Health Ministry reported 1,437 deaths in the last 24 hours and 30,925 additional coronavirus cases.
UPI - 2 hours 22 min ago
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday forecast the U.S. death toll from the coronavirus could reach as high as 143,000 by the end of the month.
Reuters - 2 hours 54 min ago
The mayor of Rio de Janeiro allowed more than 10,000 street vendors to go back to work on Thursday and Brazil's president pressed for legal action to force local governments to reopen beaches, as the coronavirus death toll in the country quickly approached that of Italy.
Daily News - 5 hours 55 min ago
The first confirmed COVID-19 death in the Big Apple occurred on March 11 with the death toll reaching its horrible peak at 590 on April 7, according to records put out by the city.
Reuters - 8 hours 17 min ago
Confirmed new coronavirus infections in France rose by 767 to 152,444 on the 25th day since lockdown ended on May 11, the health ministry said in a statement on Thursday.
Reuters - 9 hours 57 min ago
Spain's overall death toll from the coronavirus edged higher on Thursday, though discrepancies between regional and national data raised questions over the methodology used by the government to produce the tally.
Fox News - 10 hours 22 min ago
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday yet again doubled down on his decision to send coronavirus patients to nursing homes from hospitals despite it potentially factoring in to more than 5,000 deaths.
The Guardian - 10 hours 36 min ago
Brazil records 1,349 deaths in day, with Mexico also registering over 1,000, as Latin American countries seek to reopen Brazil is set to overtake Italy as the country with the third-highest Covid-19 death toll after a record 1,349 fatalities took its total to more than 32,500. Brazil's interim health minister made no immediate comment on the figures, which, unusually, were published late on Wednesday night in a move government critics suspect was designed to bury the bad news. The health ministry...
Reuters - 11 hours 1 min ago
The United Kingdom's death toll from people who tested positive for COVID-19 has risen by 176 to 39,904, the government said on Thursday.
Fox News - 11 hours 12 min ago
Brazil's coronavirus numbers have skyrocketed, with a record number of cases and deaths almost every day.
Orlando Sentinel - 11 hours 51 min ago
The number of Florida coronavirus cases surpassed 60,000 as the health department logged 1,419 new cases, along with 41 new deaths Thursday. Florida has now had 60,183 people test positive for the virus and 2,607 people die.
Reuters - 11 hours 59 min ago
Spain's total death toll from the coronavirus reached 27,133 on Thursday, health ministry data showed, five more than reported on Wednesday.
The Independent - 19 hours 39 min ago
As many as 10,000 student pro-democracy activists killed by People's Liberation Army on horrific day of bloodshed long since hushed up by China's authoritarian government...
Reuters - 19 hours 54 min ago
Swedes' confidence in the ability of the government and the health agency to handle the outbreak of the novel coronavirus is falling amid growing worries about the high mortality rate, polls published on Thursday showed.
The Guardian - 23 hours 29 min ago
Mexico's daily death toll is twice previous high; Angela Merkel launches 130bn stimulus: China to allow some foreign flights to resume Coronavirus latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Mexico and Brazil have recorded their highest daily death tolls as the coronavirus epidemic shows now sign of abating in Latin America. It comes as Germany announced a massive spending package to reboot its post-lockdown economy. Mexican health authorities reported 1,092 coronavirus deaths on Wednesday...