BBC - 2 hours 24 min ago
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this morning.
New York Times - 4 hours 21 min ago
Applicants reading recruitment information last month at a job fair in Wuhan, China, the city where the coronavirus outbreak originated.
Reuters - 4 hours 25 min ago
Global energy investment is expected to plunge by around 20% or $400 billion in 2020, its biggest fall on record, because of the new coronavirus outbreak, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Wednesday.
Reuters - 4 hours 29 min ago
South Korea reported the highest daily number of new coronavirus cases in 49 days on Wednesday, as one of the country's largest e-commerce companies battled an outbreak linked to a now-shuttered logistics facility.
The Raw Story - 6 hours 55 min ago
On April 26, a blog post written by John Tyson, chairman of Tyson Foods, caused a flurry of headlines that speculated a meat shortage was on the horizon due to stay-at-home orders across the country to flatten the curve. This article originally appeared at Salon. "As pork, beef and chicken plants are being forced to close, even for short periods […]...
Fox News - 8 hours 19 min ago
Cops in Los Angeles have released a video begging trendy quarantined residents to stop house parties in the Hollywood Hills because clubs are closed during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a report.
Boston Herald - 8 hours 23 min ago
The suspended superintendent of the Holyoke Soldiers Home where 76 veterans have now died of coronavirus is doubling down on his claims that he alerted state officials about the outbreak days before they say he did -- with his attorney providing a paper trail Tuesday to back it up.
Fox News - 10 hours 12 min ago
A video reveals how easily a person infected with coronavirus could potentially spread those particles on mass transit, even if they're just talking to someone.
NBC News - 10 hours 33 min ago
Track the number of new COVID-19 cases per day around the rest of the world. Updated daily.
New York Times - 10 hours 47 min ago
The city's poorest borough has the highest rates of cases, hospitalizations and deaths. Could more have been done?...
Deadline Hollywood - 11 hours 53 min ago
Sharpen the skates and ice down those pucks: The NHL is coming back. Commissioner Gary Bettman said today that 24 of the league’s 31 teams will resume play — the top 12 from each conference based on points percentage when the regular season was halted on March 12 amid the coronavirus outbreak. Phase 2 of […]...
Reuters - 12 hours 7 min ago
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo donned a face mask and rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, marking the partial reopening of the trading floor at 11 Wall Street, which had been shuttered since March 23 due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Reuters - 12 hours 29 min ago
Canada's most populous province on Tuesday promised justice after soldiers helping manage the coronavirus outbreak in nursing homes saw staff leaving people in soiled diapers and ignoring calls for help.
NPR - 12 hours 34 min ago
One million Rohingya refugees live in camps outside the Bangladeshi town of Cox's Bazar. The conditions there make infection control difficult and put the camps at risk of the coronavirus outbreak.
The Raw Story - 13 hours 3 min ago
An inside source speaking to Vanity Fair’s Gabriel Sherman says President Trump spent his Memorial Day weekend “in a f*cking rage” over what he sees is his unfair treatment over his response to the coronavirus outbreak. Even as the death toll neared 100,000 and unemployment swelled to over 38 million, Trump still sees himself as […]...
Reuters - 13 hours 57 min ago
Canadian soldiers helping manage the coronavirus outbreak in nursing homes saw staff leaving people in soiled diapers, ignoring calls for help and reusing unsterilized equipment, an official report said on Tuesday.
Los Angeles Times - 14 hours 4 min ago
Supreme Court turned down an appeal from Trump administration to block inmate releases at an Ohio prison due to risk from the coronavirus outbreak.
Newsweek - 14 hours 19 min ago
Last week, Tyson confirmed 570 of 2,244 employees working at its Wilkesboro, North Carolina, poultry facility had tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
NY Post - 14 hours 35 min ago
BEIJING – The coronavirus outbreak in China has given unprecedented glimpses into how an extensive system of surveillance cameras works, as monitoring stations are rebranded epidemic "war rooms" helping to check people's movements and stifle the disease. China is trying to build one of the world's most sophisticated surveillance technology networks, with hundreds of millions...
Los Angeles Times - 14 hours 54 min ago
The Pasadena hiking spot was shut down Sunday after visitors, many not practicing social distancing due to coronavirus outbreak, crowded the trails.
The Guardian - 14 hours 58 min ago
Recovery will depend on consumers' personal finances and whether they feel safe During the coronavirus outbreak, deserted high streets across Britain have been one of the most potent reminders of the economic damage being inflicted by the health emergency. Retail accounts for about a third of consumer spending in Britain. With much of the high street closed and the economy slumping into the worst recession since 1706, Boris Johnson's plan to reopen non-essential shops from 15 June is key...
ABC News - 15 hours 30 min ago
Cooped-up Americans are finding ways to get fresh air while maintaining social distancing during the coronavirus outbreak...
BBC - 15 hours 50 min ago
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this evening.
Canoe News - 16 hours 8 min ago
World number one Rory McIlroy believes the Ryder Cup is unlikely to take place this year and postponing the biennial match play event to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic would be the right call to make. The golf calendar has been decimated by the coronavirus outbreak, with three of the sport’s four majors rescheduled […]...