Covid 19

Oakland Unified schools to start Monday without teacher's union agreement on distance learning model

50 minutes ago   |   ABC

BACK TO SCHOOL: According to the Oakland Educator's Association, the new academic year will start with 60 minutes of "daily live interaction."
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Australia says COVID-19 outbreak shows signs of peaking

55 minutes ago   |   National Post

SYDNEY - Australia recorded its biggest one-day rise in COVID-19 deaths on Monday although a slowdown in new cases gave hope that a second wave of new infections in the state...
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India's Richest Tycoon Just Surpassed the Wealthiest European After Growing His Fortune by $22 Billion in 2020

1 hour ago   |   Time

Mukesh Ambani has surged past Europe's wealthiest man, making him the world's fourth-richest person. Reliance Industries Ltd.'s chairman is now worth $80.6 billion, after...
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How Bad Is Covid Really?

1 hour ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Ok, I want to preface this article by stating that it is entirely anecdotal and based on my experience working as a doctor in the emergency room of one of the big hospitals in...
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Hundreds of maskless worshippers attend indoor services at Sun Valley church

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Hundreds of worshippers gathered at a Sun Valley church for indoor services, where masks were optional and little physical distancing was seen.
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Israeli jeweler says he's making the world's most expensive COVID-19 mask

3 hours ago   |   ABC

GOLD & DIAMOND FACE MASK: Here's the story behind what's believed to be the most expensive COVID-19 mask in the world.
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Nebraska Medicine chief executive discusses possible 'severe consequences' caused by COVID-19

Nebraska Medicine chief executive discusses possible 'severe consequences' caused by COVID-19

3 hours ago   |   KETV

"A 25-year-old now who has a mild infection and doesn't think much of it could have heart or lung disease in 10 years."
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Trevor Lawrence, Justin Fields Call for Players' Union in WeWantToPlay Message

3 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

Two of the biggest names in all of college football called for a players' union Sunday night in the face of significant uncertainty regarding whether there will be a 2020...
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Golf-Curry hails return of sports

3 hours ago   |   National Post

SAN FRANCISCO - Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry on Sunday said he was thrilled to see sports thrive in their return after being derailed by the COVID-19 crisis in March.
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'We're in good position': COVID-19 conditions improve at Offutt Air Force Base

'We're in good position': COVID-19 conditions improve at Offutt Air Force Base

3 hours ago   |   KETV

At Offutt Air Force Base, conditions are improving in the fight against COVID-19.
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Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of...

Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of mask mandates

The Ohio governor's positive, then negative, tests for COVID-19 have provided fuel for skeptics of government pandemic mandates. Read more ...

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

An Israeli jewelry company is working on what it says will be the world's most expensive coronavirus mask, a gold, diamond-encrusted face covering with a price tag of $1.5 million. Read more ...

Puerto Rico halts primary voting in centers lacking ballots

Puerto Rico halts primary voting in centers lacking ballots

Puerto Rico on Sunday was forced to partially suspend voting for primaries marred by a lack of ballots as officials called on the president of the U.S. territory's elections... Read more ...

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

A group of researchers at Duke University created a simple technique to analyze the effectiveness of various types of masks, which have become a critical component in stopping... Read more ...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai detained, his Apple Daily offices searched

Billionaire media tycoon and Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai has been arrested on suspicion of “collusion with foreign powers.” Police also searched the offices of his Apple... Read more ...

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

A plan from President Donald Trump to extend additional unemployment benefits requires states to provide 25% of the funds, and it's unclear whether states have the money or the... Read more ...

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

TORONTO - Joonas Korpisalo stopped 33 shots and the Columbus Blue Jackets advanced to the first round of the NHL playoffs with a 3-0 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in a... Read more ...

Bryson DeChambeau feels closer to first major win after strong PGA Championship

Bryson DeChambeau feels closer to first major win after strong PGA Championship

SAN FRANCISCO - Bryson DeChambeau made the best run of his career at a major championship, but still fell short despite shooting a final-round 66 to finish 10-under for the... Read more ...

76ers C Embiid leaves game with left ankle injury

76ers C Embiid leaves game with left ankle injury

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Philadelphia center Joel Embiid left in the first quarter of the 76ers' game against the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday after hurting his left ankle. Read more ...

Morikawa delivers great shot in quiet moment to win PGA

Morikawa delivers great shot in quiet moment to win PGA

The shot will be remembered as one of the best in a major that hardly anyone witnessed in person. Read more ...