US state, local leaders should be as forceful as possible on masks: Fauci

[ad_1] Top US infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci on Friday said state and local leaders should be as forceful as possible on wearing masks to prevent spreading the deadly coronavirus, as the state of Georgia and its major cities tussle over masks. “I would urge the leaders -the local political leaders in states and cities […]

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Florida Sets 1-Day Record Of New COVID-19 Cases, More Than Most Countries

[ad_1] Guests at Disney Springs shopping and dining complex at Walt Disney World in Florida. Highlights Florida reported a record increase of more than 15,000 new cases It has broken New York state’s record of 12,847 new cases on April 10 Florida reported record testing; 143,000 results announced on Sunday Florida reported a record […]

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US Man Dies After Attending “COVID-19 Party” Thinking Virus Was A “Hoax”

[ad_1] The man thought he was young and wouldn’t get affected by the disease: Doctor (Representational) New York: A 30-year-old man from Texas died from the new coronavirus after attending a “COVID-19” party hosted by an infected person, a doctor has revealed, underlining the risk to younger people. Jane Appleby, chief medical officer at the […]

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US tops three million known infections as coronavirus surges

[ad_1] The US coronavirus outbreak crossed a grim milestone of over 3 million confirmed cases on Tuesday as more states reported record numbers of new infections, and Florida faced an impending shortage of intensive care unit hospital beds. Authorities have reported alarming upswings of daily caseloads in roughly two dozen states over the past two […]

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Seven US States Post Record COVID-19 Cases, Curfew Ordered In Miami

[ad_1] Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez imposed an indefinite nightly curfew starting Friday Alabama and six other U.S. states reported record increases in coronavirus cases on Friday as Florida’s most populous county imposed a curfew ahead of the Independence Day weekend and Arkansas joined a push toward mandating mask-wearing in public. North Carolina, South Carolina, […]

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Texas To Require Face Coverings In Public Spaces

[ad_1] Texas has recorded more than 175,000 coronavirus cases Houston: Texas Governor Greg Abbott, a Republican and ally of US President Donald Trump, on Thursday issued an executive order requiring face coverings in public spaces as the state marks record numbers of new infections. The order, issued ahead of the July 4 holiday weekend, applies […]

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US Records Over 52,000 Coronavirus Cases In Highest Single-Day Spike

[ad_1] Coronavirus cases in the US soared past 50,000 for the first time Wednesday (File) Los Angeles: New daily coronavirus cases in the United States soared past 50,000 for the first time Wednesday, as the World Health Organization delivered a grave warning that the global pandemic is accelerating. Restaurants, bars and beaches in the world’s […]

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A ‘second wave’ of coronavirus cases? Experts say first yet to get over

[ad_1] What’s all this talk about a “second wave” of US coronavirus cases? In The Wall Street Journal last week, Vice President Mike Pence wrote in a piece headlined “There Isn’t a Coronavirus ‘Second Wave’“ that the nation is winning the fight against the virus. Many public health experts, however, suggest it’s no time to […]

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US welcomes Afghan power-sharing deal, urges political settlement

[ad_1] US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo welcomed a power-sharing deal signed Sunday by Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and his rival Abdullah Abdullah, and pressed for a political settlement to end surging militant violence. “Secretary Pompeo congratulated the two leaders for reaching an agreement on inclusive governance for Afghanistan,” Pompeo’s spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus said in […]

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US says China hacking Covid-19 vaccine research: Reports

[ad_1] The United States has said that hackers tied to the Chinese government are trying to steal the research on developing a vaccine against coronacvirus disease Covid-19. According to reports in the Wall Street Journal and New York Times, the FBI and Department of Homeland Security are planning to release a warning about the Chinese […]

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