4 MORE STATES ADDED TO NY'S CORONAVIRUS QUARANTINE LIST

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has added four more states to New York's quarantine list as he seeks to contain the spread of COVID-19 from...

VIRGIN ATLANTIC RAISES $1.8 BILLION BEFORE PLANNED RESTART

Virgin Atlantic has raised 1.2 billion pounds from private sources, including from founder Richard Branson

 
 
 

MAN KILLED BY POLICE AFTER MASK DISPUTE AT MICHIGAN STORE

Police say a man was fatally shot by a Michigan sheriff's deputy after stabbing another man who had challenged him about not wearing...

FIRED VA STAFFER FACING 7 MURDER COUNTS IN INSULIN DEATHS

A former staffer at a Veterans Affairs hospital in West Virginia is being charged with killing seven patients by giving them fatal...

 
 
 

FRANCE SAYS 'MERCI' TO VIRUS HEROES ON POIGNANT BASTILLE DAY

France has honored nurses, ambulance drivers, supermarket cashiers and others on its biggest national holiday

GERMANY EYES LOCAL TRAVEL BANS TO PREVENT 2ND VIRUS WAVE

Germany's pandemic point person says his country is on course to avoid a big second wave of coronavirus infections

 
 
 

FIRED NURSING ASSISTANT BEING CHARGED WITH 7 MURDER COUNTS IN FATAL INSULIN INJECTIONS AT WEST VIRGINIA VA HOSPITAL

RETIREES IN GREECE WIN COURT BATTLE FOR BAILOUT REFUND

A high court in Greece has ruled in favor of retirees in a class action case in which they demanded the reimbursement of money cut...

 
 
 

THAIS SEEK TO FIX ERRORS THAT ALLOWED INFECTED FOREIGNERS IN

Authorities in Thailand are urging almost 1,900 people to quarantine themselves and get tested for the coronavirus after a breakdown...

QUARANTINE LOOPHOLES BRING FRESH EFFORTS TO FIGHT OUTBREAKS

An Australian state is toughening its punishment for anyone caught violating coronavirus quarantines, including jailing rulebreakers...

 
 
 

THE LATEST: INDIA'S VIRUS CASES JUMP BY ANOTHER 28,000

India's number of coronavirus cases has jumped by another 28,000

ASIA TODAY: ANOTHER SPIKE BRINGS INDIA PAST 900,000 CASES

India's number of coronavirus cases jumped by another 28,000 and are fast approaching 1 million

 
 
 

GOVERNOR SHUTS BARS, DINING AS VIRUS HITS CALIFORNIA HARD

California's governor is once again closing bars and indoor dining as the coronavirus sweeps the state with renewed ferocity

PENCE HEADS TO LOUISIANA AMID RENEWED SURGE IN VIRUS CASES

Vice President Mike Pence is heading to Louisiana amid the state's reemergence as one of the nation's hot spots for the coronavirus...

 
 
 

INDIAN LEADER'S VIRUS FUND WON'T DISCLOSE DONORS, PAYMENTS

Ordinary citizens, industrialists, Bollywood stars and foreign companies are donating to a new fund created by Indian Prime Minister...

HAWAII DELAYS QUARANTINE WAIVER, CITES MAINLAND OUTBREAKS

Hawaii Gov. David Ige says he will delay by one month a plan to waive a 14-day quarantine requirement for out-of-state travelers who...

 
 
 

NEW ZEALAND OPPOSITION LEADER QUITS 2 MONTHS FROM ELECTION

The leader of New Zealand's opposition National Party has quit just over two months from elections

2 BIGGEST CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS SAY SCHOOL WILL START ONLINE

California's two largest school districts announced Monday they won't bring students back to classrooms next month as the nation's...

 
 
 

CORRECTION: VIRUS OUTBREAK STORY

In a story July 12, 2020, about schools reopening, The Associated Press misidentified the first name of an American Academy of Pediatrics...

IN REVERSAL, UK SAYS IT WILL MAKE MASKS MANDATORY IN SHOPS

The British government has decided to make face coverings mandatory in shops, joining a long list of countries to order the precaution...

 
 
 



UK could face 120,000 hospital deaths this winter from second Covid-19 wave

UK could face 120,000 hospital deaths this winter from second Covid-19 wave

Scientists from the Academy of Medical Sciences modelled what would happen if the R - the average number of people each Covid-19 patient infects - climbs to 1.7. Read more ...

Understanding Gut Microbiota For Type 2 Diabetes Prevention

Understanding Gut Microbiota For Type 2 Diabetes Prevention

The gut microbiota shifts in people with diabetes who are not under diabetic medication. It helps to understand the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, and therefore improves... Read more ...

Middle-aged people will be more ill and for LONGER than baby boomers, major...

Middle-aged people will be more ill and for LONGER than baby boomers, major new study suggests 

Researchers at University College London found today's 40-and 50-somethings were much more likely to be overweight, diabetic or have heart disease. Read more ...

500 Deaths in 24 Hours Recorded In India

500 Deaths in 24 Hours Recorded In India

India recorded its highest single-day spike of 28,701 coronavirus cases and 500 deaths in the last 24 hours. Read more ...

COVID-19: Antibodies Against the Virus Could be Used to Produce Vaccine

COVID-19: Antibodies Against the Virus Could be Used to Produce Vaccine

A study of nearly 300 recently identified human SARS-CoV-2 antibodies has helped identify a commonly used gene in antibodies. The gene effectively targets the receptor-binding... Read more ...

Proven home remedies: 10 Natural antibiotics you can find in your kitchen...

Proven home remedies: 10 Natural antibiotics you can find in your kitchen and home garden

Many people use over-the-counter antibiotics to treat bacterial infections, but these medications often cause adverse effects. Fortunately, Nature provides powerful remedies... Read more ...

Special Filters in Glasses Could Help the Colorblind See Colors Better

Special Filters in Glasses Could Help the Colorblind See Colors Better

Special patented glasses with advanced filters can enhance color vision in colorblind people, reports a new study. Read more ...

COVID-19 May Spike Blood Sugar, Raising Death Risk

COVID-19 May Spike Blood Sugar, Raising Death Risk

Bodies stressed by severe COVID-19 could produce abnormally high blood sugar levels, even in people without diagnosed diabetes. Read more ...

Young White mother killed by Black Lives Matter mob for allegedly saying

Young White mother killed by Black Lives Matter mob for allegedly saying

A 24-year-old mother was killed by a Black Lives Matter mob in Indianapolis last week, allegedly for saying “All Lives Matter.” (Article by Cassandra Fairbanks republished from... Read more ...

Churches report Chicago officials are threatening to bulldoze their...

Churches report Chicago officials are threatening to bulldoze their facilities for not complying with COVID-19 mandates

The lawyer for two Chicago churches has reported that city officials informed his clients that they would consider bulldozing their facilities if they do not comply with... Read more ...