The Daily Beast - 40 min 59 sec ago
Noam Galai/Getty Images Bikini-packed pool parties. Insane backyard blowouts. Unhinged prom bashes. Spectacular scenes of COVID-19 recklessness have emerged from New Jersey in recent weeks, alarming state leaders into implementing new restrictions to curb the tide of rising coronavirus cases and prompting plenty of snickering about the Jersey Shore. But a looming question has plagued experts as similar signs of non-compliance have been witnessed across the Hudson River in New York without the same...
BBC - 2 hours 42 min ago
South Africa has more than half of all Covid-19 cases, while Tanzania's lack of data is a "concern".
Sky News - 2 hours 50 min ago
Britons preparing to visit France have been warned there is "always the risk of disruption to travel plans" amid speculation the country could be next on the UK's quarantine list due to a spike in coronavirus cases.
Time - 3 hours 8 min ago
The health ministry said Friday 62,538 cases were reported in the past 24 hours...
CNBC - 3 hours 20 min ago
India has the third-highest caseload in the world after the United States and Brazil. It has the fifth-most deaths and its fatality rate of about 2% is far lower than the other hardest-hit countries.
Sky News - 4 hours 26 min ago
India has reported a record daily jump in coronavirus cases, taking the total number of infections in the country above two million.
Fox News - 6 hours 39 min ago
Hawaii is reinstating its 14-day interisland travel quarantine amid a new surge in coronavirus cases, effective August 11...
Fox News - 7 hours 8 min ago
Africa has reached 1 million confirmed coronavirus cases, but health experts believe the real figure could be far higher.
CBS News - 8 hours 15 min ago
President Trump visited the battleground state of Ohio on Thursday, where he signed an executive order on medical supplies. It comes as the U.S. nears 5 million coronavirus cases. Skyler Henry joins CBSN with the latest out of the White House.
Sky News - 8 hours 18 min ago
Coronavirus cases in France are being "closely monitored" by the British government, amid reports that the country is in danger of being added to the UK's quarantine list.
NY Post - 8 hours 33 min ago
Three University of Louisville men’s soccer players were reportedly booted off the team and three others were suspended on Thursday for throwing an off-campus party that led to an outbreak of 29 coronavirus cases. “I’m extremely disappointed in these young men and particularly with the three that have been dismissed,” Louisville men’s soccer coach John...
Boston Herald - 9 hours 5 min ago
Dr. Deborah Birx, the coordinator of the White House coronavirus task force, has called out Boston as one several cities across the nation that need to "get on top of" concerning upticks in coronavirus cases.
Deadline Hollywood - 9 hours 11 min ago
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health reported on Thursday that the region had hit a grim new milestone, topping 200,000 confirmed coronavirus cases since the pandemic began. That leaves L.A. trailing only New York City as the region in the U.S. with the highest number of cases. To date, the Public Health Department […]...
New York Times - 9 hours 54 min ago
A resurgence of coronavirus cases in the European Union is setting off fears of a second wave.
NBC News - 10 hours 39 min ago
In Cherokee County, Georgia, 65 students and staff were quarantined in the first week back to school. As the debate over reopening schools continues, fights between state leaders and teachers' unions are escalating nationwide.
The Guardian - 10 hours 42 min ago
World Health Organization warns figure tip of the iceberg' and true number could be much higher Coronavirus latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage More than 1 million people in Africa have been infected by the Covid-19 virus, health authorities on the continent have announced. Confirmed Covid cases in African countries have risen fivefold in the the past two months and more than doubled in July. Continue reading...
NBC News - 11 hours 6 min ago
From New York to Washington, see the per-day count of new, confirmed COVID-19 cases in each state. Updated daily.
CNBC - 11 hours 15 min ago
All eyes are on the monthly jobs report, which is expected to show a slowdown in job gains amid a spike in coronavirus cases across the U.S.
ABC News - 12 hours 20 min ago
Africa's confirmed coronavirus cases have surpassed 1 million, but global health experts tell The Associated Press the true toll is likely several times higher...
Variety - 12 hours 47 min ago
“Antebellum,” a time-bending horror film starring Janelle Mon e, is the latest movie to premiere on digital rental platforms in lieu of its planned theatrical release as coronavirus cases continue to spike. Written and directed by Gerard Bush and Christopher Renz, the film was initially expected to debut in theaters in August. But since there’s no […]...
Sky News - 14 hours 54 min ago
Some French cities and towns have made face masks compulsory in busy outdoor areas, as the country suffered its biggest rise in coronavirus cases in two months.
Insider - 14 hours 55 min ago
Students at North Paulding High School in Dallas Georgia say they've been suspended or threatened with "consequences" for posting pictures of crowded hallways with few students wearing masks. The images circulated widely on social media August 4, prompting concerns about the health and safety of students. The district said wearing a mask is a "personal choice." Coronavirus cases had already been reported at the school, according to an email sent to parents. Visit Insider's...
Chicago Tribune - 15 hours 4 min ago
As the coronavirus spreads, the Tribune is tracking Illinois cases here.
The Independent - 15 hours 33 min ago
Belgium has become the latest European country to be added to the UK government's "no-go" list because of a sharp increase in coronavirus cases.