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New Zealand "eliminates" coronavirus

At midnight tonight, New Zealand will step down from Level 4 lockdown protocols to Level 3. Auckland's mayor Phil Goff also urged people to continue to follow social distancing rules, especially in ...

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Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds announce birth of baby boy

Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds announce birth of baby boy

And Chancellor Rishi Sunak said it was "great to hear Downing Street is getting a new resident". He has been divorced twice and refuses to say how many children he has fathered. "I am incredibly proud...

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USA election: Hilary Clinton endorses Biden for President

USA election: Hilary Clinton endorses Biden for President

Abrams, who has openly campaigned to be Biden's running mate, said in a CNN interview the alleged 1993 assault never took place. "We have arrived at an important time when women feel they ...

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Andrew Yang sues over New York's canceled presidential primary

Andrew Yang sues over New York's canceled presidential primary

LaRose asked the state's congressional delegation to pressure USPS brass in Washington to send more resources to OH to help with the surge in absentee ballots and said he's now satisfied the Post ...

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VP Pence to Mayo Clinic Staff : Thank You From a Grateful Nation

VP Pence to Mayo Clinic Staff : Thank You From a Grateful Nation

Pence is the only person, as she noted, in the entire hospital who refused to wear a mask, in violation of the Mayo Clinic's stated policies. While masks do cover one's mouth, it is still possible to...

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Beach crowds lead California to increase health warnings

Beach crowds lead California to increase health warnings

Huntington Beach Battalion Chief Eric McCoy says if they have more visitors next weekend, beach goers won't have room to practice physical distance, which health experts said is critical to helping p...

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Trump says USA is investigating China for coronavirus’ spread

Trump says USA is investigating China for coronavirus’ spread

Reporters questioning Trump and other officials about the number of tests seemed skeptical. "Mr". Really? "The Trump administration abruptly cut off funding for a project studying how coronaviru...

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Barre Town to hold a drive-thru election

Barre Town to hold a drive-thru election

Following an executive order signed by Governor Ricketts and Secretary of State Robert Evnen on April 7, 2020, the election office is now closed to the public with the only exception for voters with...

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Cuomo to visit Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse for coronavirus briefing

Cuomo to visit Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse for coronavirus briefing

But on March 2, Cuomo was projecting confidence about the virus. Cuomo said valuable time was lost in January and February debating the seriousness of the outbreak due to a lack of clear guidanc...

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USA tops one million coronavirus cases: Johns Hopkins

USA tops one million coronavirus cases: Johns Hopkins

The US now accounts for almost one-third of all infections worldwide with total confirmed cases sitting at 3,083,467, according to Johns Hopkins. In terms of cases, Spain came in at the second posit...

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UK PM back to work after coronavirus as lockdown questions mount

UK PM back to work after coronavirus as lockdown questions mount

Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged the British public to keep obeying lockdown rules to avoid a disastrous second wave of the coronavirus outbreak, even as the number of daily deaths fell to ...

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Trump claims comments that disinfectants could treat coronavirus were sarcastic

Trump claims comments that disinfectants could treat coronavirus were sarcastic

During the briefing, one reporter did get in a question to Dr. Stephen Hahn, the commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration. Trump has also attacked someone in 113 out of 346 questions he has ...

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Nigeria to ease coronavirus lockdown in major cities

Nigeria to ease coronavirus lockdown in major cities

Among the new measures as announced by the President are curfew from 8pm to 6am and wearing of face masks. He said the lockdown has taken a heavy toll on the economy and the government wants facto...

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NY cancels presidential primary over COVID-19 risks

His campaign argued that the more pledged delegates he brought to the convention, the more influence he would have on the party's rules and platform. Sanders and his supporters have pushed back agai...

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Terrorism probe into car attack that hurt 3 police

Terrorism probe into car attack that hurt 3 police

In the suspect's auto, investigators found a knife and a "letter explaining his action", and he "said during his arrest that he had watched videos on Palestine before acting", prosecutors in Nanterre ...

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Sunny today with storm chances moving in overnight into Wednesday

St. George Sunday: Partly cloudy and warmer. It will be mostly cloudy and cooler with a high temperature in the low 50s. We will have an update on our blog later today . We will start off with...

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USA panel wants India on religious freedom blacklist

USA panel wants India on religious freedom blacklist

Though other countries deteriorated, particularly India, we see worldwide religious freedom on an upward trajectory overall". The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIR...

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Coronavirus: Birthday tributes flood in for fund-raising British veteran 'Captain Tom'

Coronavirus: Birthday tributes flood in for fund-raising British veteran 'Captain Tom'

Mr Shapps stepped in after a Mark 9 Spitfire flypast organised by the Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar in Kent was cancelled when the Transport Department deemed it to be non-essential aviation travel and ...

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Gillibrand Says She Supports Biden in Response to Assault Allegations

Gillibrand Says She Supports Biden in Response to Assault Allegations

Yesterday's revelations about contemporaneous conversations between Tara Reade and two others about her allegations of sexual assault by Joe Biden have taken the story to a new level. During the...

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China accuses USA of 'barefaced lies' about coronavirus response

Mr Shuang criticised the U.S. for their poor epidemic prevention and accused the country of wanting to divert attention. "It could have been stopped quickly and it wouldn't have spread all over the ...

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Task force to reopen state begins work

Task force to reopen state begins work

While the Sarasota Herald-Tribune notes that DeSantis has said that the re-opening will be "very methodical, very data-driven", he has also alluded to a "light at the end of the tunnel" and sugges...

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Hunger And Economic Woes Spark Protests in Lebanon During COVID-19 Crisis

Hunger And Economic Woes Spark Protests in Lebanon During COVID-19 Crisis

Lebanon is mired in its worst economic crisis since the 1975-1990 civil war, now compounded by a nationwide lockdown to stem the spread of the coronavirus which has killed 24 people and infected nea...

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Pandemic far from over, cases underreported

Pandemic far from over, cases underreported

According to the latest World Health Organization data, 85,530 new cases of infection have been registered globally over the past day, with 4,982 deaths. "The challenge now is how to unlock, how to ha...

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Canada nearing best-case scenario, according to new COVID-19 projections

Canada nearing best-case scenario, according to new COVID-19 projections

Tam is less Canadian because she is Chinese", said human rights lawyer Walter Chi-yan Tom, of the Chinois progressistes du Québec, in the release. Tam said that Canada's epidemic growth has been slo...

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NYC emergency room doctor takes own life, family says

NewYork-Presbyterian Allen Hospital has 200 beds, is in northern Manhattan and is one of the seven hospitals that make up NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. While it is not clear why she took her own li...

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French Ligue 1 season cancelled

French Ligue 1 season cancelled

French cyclists have been barred from training outdoors since the lockdown, but that restriction could be eased after May 11 if the pandemic has come under control. Meanwhile, in Ligue 2, Lorient and ...

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USA says would recognize Israel annexation

USA says would recognize Israel annexation

A Middle East "vision" unveiled in January by US President Donald Trump gave a green light to annexations. They also protested against the country's new "emergency" coalition government, which was a...

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Trump raging on China over coronavirus epidemic

Trump raging on China over coronavirus epidemic

US President Donald Trump has ruled out making any changes in the date of the November 3 presidential election because of the coronavirus pandemic. Trump said at a White House briefing that "we ar...

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New Zealand has 'won the battle' against coronavirus, Jacinda Ardern says

New Zealand has 'won the battle' against coronavirus, Jacinda Ardern says

The numbers have been in the single digits for days, with only one case reported on Sunday. "It's as much up to every New Zealander as it is up to me", she said. "But we did. And we have done it t...

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Trump Says He Knows How North Korea's Kim Jong Un Is Doing

Since then, unconfirmed reports of Supreme Leader of North Korea Kim Jong Un's health condition and death have unleashed upon the Internet in the past few days - drawing the attention of the ent...

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Pentagon releases three ‘UFO’ videos taken by US Navy pilots

The pilots left the area to meet at a rendezvous point about 96 kilometers away. Blink and you'll miss it! Sightings like this can often be chalked up to weather, test aircraft and other phenomena, ...

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Russian Federation extends non-working period until May 11 due to coronavirus

Russian Federation extends non-working period until May 11 due to coronavirus

More than 2.98 million cases have been reported worldwide, with the death toll over 206,600, according to data compiled by the US' Johns Hopkins University. The country has carried out more than 3.1 m...

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Cuomo says coronavirus may have infected around 25 percent of NYC residents

Cuomo says coronavirus may have infected around 25 percent of NYC residents

Speaking at his briefing Sunday, Cuomo said that 367 New Yorkers died from the respiratory illness the day before - less than half of where it was at the height of the outbreak. "It was a function of ...

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Calls to poison control centres spike in USA after Trump's disinfectant comments

Calls to poison control centres spike in USA after Trump's disinfectant comments

Maryland's governor Larry Hogan , a Republican and chairman of the National Governors Association, said on ABC News' This Week that from the beginning of the outbreak, it's been important that offi...

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Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Rajasthan at 2,328

Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Rajasthan at 2,328

Uttar Pradesh: The total number of coronavirus cases in Uttar Pradesh crossed the 2,000-mark, with 57 fresh cases. The death toll reached 29 in Uttar Pradesh, 26 in Telengana, 24 in Tamil Nadu, 20 i...

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