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How the United States fell dangerously behind in coronavirus testing

15 hours ago   |   CNBC

The U.S. is months behind in understanding the true scope of the coronavirus. Testing capacity is finally ramping up, but is it too late?
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Capitalism will help America overcome virus fallout

17 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Look, I know it's hard to do when the coronavirus is coming after us, but stand up and cheer. The world is better off than ever. People are healthier and living longer. Poverty...
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How an Edmonton curling tournament became a hotspot for the COVID-19 outbreak in Canada

1 day ago   |   National Post

A little more than two weeks ago, as the World Health Organization declared a pandemic, and Canadian experts scrambled to understand the scope of the COVID-19 outbreak, the...
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Surveying the virus battlefield: Russian military medics inspect Covid-19 health facilities in Bergamo, Italy

Surveying the virus battlefield: Russian military medics inspect Covid-19 health facilities in Bergamo, Italy

1 day ago   |   RT

Russian military medics carried out reconnaissance at health facilities in Bergamo, where the elderly are being treated for the coronavirus, before engaging in the fight...
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New York Times Shows Scope Of America's Job Losses In Unforgettable Front Page

New York Times Shows Scope Of America's Job Losses In Unforgettable Front Page

1 day ago   |   The Huffington Post

The Times used a chart to put the 3.3 million new unemployment claims into haunting perspective.
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European Parliament greenlights coronavirus funding plan

European Parliament greenlights coronavirus funding plan

2 days ago   |   Politico

The European Parliament on Thursday overwhelmingly voted in favor of redirecting some EU funding toward addressing the coronavirus crisis. The Parliament - with many members...
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New survey shows struggle of Houston workers under COVID-19 pandemic

2 days ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

The full scope of the impact of COVID-10 was didn't really come into view until the rodeo shut down, according to the Texas Gulf Coast Labor Federation.
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New survey shows struggle of Houston workers under COVID-19 pandemic

2 days ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

According to the survey, the full scope of how bad the impact was didn't really come into view until the rodeo shut down.
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How Meghan and Harry Are Adjusting to Quarantine in Canada

2 days ago   |   Vanity Fair

Archie's blowing kisses, Meghan is scoping out a new rescue dog, and Harry is not going to visit his dad anytime soon.
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Half of New Yorkers likely to get coronavirus, de Blasio says

Half of New Yorkers likely to get coronavirus, de Blasio says

3 days ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

New Yorkers should expect that half the city's population will get coronavirus by the time the pandemic runs its course, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday. The mayor made the...
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Residents of New York, New Jersey & Connecticut urged to avoid all...

Residents of New York, New Jersey & Connecticut urged to avoid all ‘non-essential' travel for 14 days - advisory

Citing “extensive community transmission” of the coronavirus in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, a newly-issued domestic travel advisory has called on the residents to... Read more ...

Cuomo on possible New York quarantine: 'I don't think it's legal,' would be...

Cuomo on possible New York quarantine: 'I don't think it's legal,' would be a 'federal declaration of war'

"It would be chaos and mayhem," Cuomo said. Read more ...

President considering short-term quarantine for New York, nearby areas

President considering short-term quarantine for New York, nearby areas

The president said he was considering some type of enforceable quarantine to prevent people in New York and parts of New Jersey and Connecticut from traveling. Read more ...

What's essential? In France: pastry, wine. In US: golf, guns

What's essential? In France: pastry, wine. In US: golf, guns

What, really, is essential? It's a question countries across the world are asking, and their answers are telling. Read more ...

Knicks owner, MSG chairman James Dolan has coronavirus

Knicks owner, MSG chairman James Dolan has coronavirus

James Dolan, the executive chairman of Madison Square Garden Company and owner of the New York Knicks, has tested positive for the coronavirus. Read more ...

DeSantis supports Trump's plan to quarantine New York

DeSantis supports Trump's plan to quarantine New York

TALLAHASSEE - Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Saturday said he would support plans by President Donald Trump to quarantine New York City in an effort to stop the spread of... Read more ...

Pyongyang fires 2 short-range ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan - South...

Pyongyang fires 2 short-range ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan - South Korea military

North Korea has reportedly conducted a new missile test, launching two projectiles off its eastern coast that fell into the Sea of Japan, the South Korean military reports. The... Read more ...

The US coronavirus death toll has surpassed 2,000, doubling in just 2 days

The US coronavirus death toll has surpassed 2,000, doubling in just 2 days

The United States' death toll for the novel coronavirus has surpassed 2,000, doubling in just two days. As of Saturday evening, there were 122,666 coronavirus cases across the... Read more ...

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

The man's generosity meant 20 staffers at the restaurant each got an extra $500 just before they were laid off. Read more ...

Stranded Holland America cruise ship with 2 confirmed COVID-19 cases will be...

Stranded Holland America cruise ship with 2 confirmed COVID-19 cases will be allowed to cross the Panama Canal

The MS Zaandam, a Holland America cruise ship with two confirmed cases of COVID-19 onboard, will be permitted to transit the Panama Canal, according to a statement put out by... Read more ...