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Twelve migrants test positive for coronavirus at Mexican government shelter (nationalpost.com)

CIUDAD JUAREZ — Twelve migrants have tested positive for coronavirus at a government-run shelter in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez, the Mexican labor ministry said in a statement on Friday. The migrants have been isolated to prevent f ...

Published on 2020-05-30 01:17:06

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Brazil's coronavirus death toll overtakes Spain's: Live updates (aljazeera.com)

Brazil's coronavirus deaths has reached 27,878, making it the country with the fifth-highest number of fatalities. ...

Published on 2020-05-30 01:07:47

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Thousands of care home and NHS staff may have to stay home in Government's test-and-trace programme (dailymail.co.uk)

Those who have come into contact with someone who tests positive for coronavirus will be ordered to self-isolate. Officials are considering whether some key workers should be exempt. ...

Published on 2020-05-30 01:01:03

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Nathan Turner death: scientists to test town's sewage to try and solve coronavirus mystery (theguardian.com)

Baffled investigators hope to reveal how many people in Blackwater may have been exposed or unknowingly have the virusScientists will sift through the sewage of a central Queensland town to try and determine the source of a Covid-19 infection that cl ...

Published on 2020-05-30 01:00:06

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Covid-19 Factoid: Now, India has become the most affected Asian country (business-standard.com)

While India's addition of over 7,000 cases in a day was thrice the average daily number at the start of this month, Bihar saw its tally growing by 38 times during the month of May ...

Published on 2020-05-30 00:58:00

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Gen. Jack Keane: China 'weaponized' coronavirus to 'destroy Western democracies' economies' (foxnews.com)

Fox News senior strategic analyst Gen. Jack Keane told "The Story" Friday that Chinese President Xi Jinping had "weaponized" the spread of coronavirus around the world to destroy Western economies and stifle its competition. ...

Published on 2020-05-30 00:57:13

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Coronavirus reality as Australian nurse in UK reveals heartbreak of losing work mate (dailymail.co.uk)

Kathryn Lennon, 25, works in the intensive care units at two of London's busiest teaching hospitals. ...

Published on 2020-05-30 00:54:18

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Coronavirus: Debenhams makes some restaurant employees redundant (bbc.co.uk)

Retailer Debenhams makes staff in some of its cafes redundant after going into administration. ...

Published on 2020-05-30 00:51:13

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Nine in ten adults are now happy to leave their homes as the fear of coronavirus slowly wears off (dailymail.co.uk)

More are going outside and meeting up with friends and family, a weekly survey by the Office for National Statistics found. ...

Published on 2020-05-30 00:39:00

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Trump decision to leave WHO endangers global health, medical groups say (cnn.com)

Groups representing infectious disease doctors, pediatricians and general physicians all protested President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the World Health Organization on Friday, saying it will make it harder to fight the coronavirus pand ...

Published on 2020-05-30 00:22:31

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EDEN CONFIDENTIAL: Jonathan Aitken, 77, survives a heart attack induced by coronavirus (dailymail.co.uk)

EDEN CONFIDENTIAL: Now, I can reveal, the former Cabinet minister has shrugged off his closest brush with death to date - a heart attack induced by the coronavirus. ...

Published on 2020-05-30 00:18:58

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Mexico reports 84,627 total coronavirus cases and 9,415 deaths (reuters.com)

Mexico on Friday registered 3,227 new cases of the coronavirus and 371 more deaths, bringing the total numbers to 84,627 cases and 9,415 fatalities, according to data from health authorities. ...

Published on 2020-05-30 00:18:37

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Mexico reports 84,627 total coronavirus cases and 9,415 deaths (nationalpost.com)

MEXICO CITY — Mexico on Friday registered 3,227 new cases of the coronavirus and 371 more deaths, bringing the total numbers to 84,627 cases and 9,415 fatalities, according to data from health authorities. (Reporting by Julia Love and Miguel An ...

Published on 2020-05-30 00:17:56

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Coronavirus: Renters struggle most with pandemic costs, report says (bbc.co.uk)

Private renters are struggling with housing costs more than mortgage-payers, new research suggests. ...

Published on 2020-05-30 00:03:34

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Police discover guests staying at five-star hotel during coronavirus lockdown (mirror.co.uk)

Officers made the discovery after they were called to Ramside Hall Treehouse in County Durham, to reports of a domestic incident - the hotel's owners have since been reported to the council ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:53:15

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Coronavirus: GPs not told when patients removed from 'shielding lists' (bbc.co.uk)

This has caused confusion and anxiety among extremely vulnerable people staying at home. ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:51:32

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Investigators test SEWAGE to try and find out how miner, 30, contracted deadly coronavirus (dailymail.co.uk)

Mystery surrounds how Nathan Turner, 30, caught COVID-19 having not left the small central Queensland town of Blackwater since February. ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:48:57

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U.S. Asians Pushing Back Against Harassment After Surge Of Attacks (huffpost.com)

A spike in harassment of Asian-Americans since the coronavirus pandemic began has led community activists in the United States to fight back ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:45:54

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Coronavirus live news: deaths surge in Brazil and Russia as Trump says US is quitting WHO (theguardian.com)

President claims body has ‘failed to reform’; UK expert says country not ready to ease lockdown; Australia to relax rules on 1 June. All the developments liveTrump announces severing of ties with WHOCoronavirus latest: at a glance 12.39am BST Almost ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:39:28

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As coronavirus scams proliferate, Google launches scam-spotter tool (foxnews.com)

Scammers beware: Google is on the lookout for you. ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:34:58

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Latrell Mitchell appeals $50,000 fine after breaking coronavirus quarantine due to 'false evidence' (dailymail.co.uk)

The Rabbitohs star was slapped with the hefty fine and a breach notice after photos of Mitchell and several men, including fellow NRL player Josh Addo-Carr, surfaced on social media. ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:34:12

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Battered by Coronavirus Outbreak, NYC Finally Moves Toward Reopening (nytimes.com)

As many as 400,000 people could return to work starting June 8, the possible first stage of the city’s recovery after two months of isolation and economic woes. ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:34:09

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Big 12’s Bowlsby bullish season will start on time (nationalpost.com)

Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby is convinced there will be a college football season, and he believes it will start as scheduled. That is a much more optimistic sentiment than he felt one month ago about the hurdles the sport was facing in the wake o ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:28:43

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Study shows 10 times more New Yorkers had Covid-19 by April than previously counted (cnn.com)

By the end of March, 1 in 7 New York adults had Covid-19 -- about 10 times higher than the official account, according to a new study sponsored by the New York State Department of Health. ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:28:40

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US quitting World Health Organization, Trump says (cnn.com)

President Donald Trump announced on Friday that the United States will terminate its relationship with the World Health Organization, a move he has threatened throughout the coronavirus pandemic. ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:17:45

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Only half of Britons are self-isolating when they get coronavirus symptoms (dailymail.co.uk)

SAGE's disclosure of the possibility of low compliance with a key rule in suppressing Covid-19 comes days before the lockdown is eased. ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:16:04

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Trump cutting U.S. ties with World Health Organization over virus (reuters.com)

The United States will end its relationship with the World Health Organization over the body's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday, accusing the U.N. agency of becoming a puppet of China. ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:15:16

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U.S. high court rejects church challenge to Illinois pandemic rules (nationalpost.com)

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday rejected a challenge to Illinois’ restrictions on religious services during the coronavirus pandemic, noting that the state had lifted the limits in question. Two churches in Illinois had aske ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:13:04

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Scientists Question Major Hydroxychloroquine Study (nytimes.com)

Experts demanded verification of data and methods used in a study of drugs to treat Covid-19. The study suggested the drugs might have increased deaths. ...

Published on 2020-05-29 23:09:32

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