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

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its travel recommendation for the residents of the three states – struggling to cope with an avalanche of new Covid-19 cases – on Saturday evening, shortly after US President Donald Trump announc…

‘Not necessary’: Trump says he will not impose quarantine on New York, New Jersey & Connecticut

In an apparent about-turn, that came mere hours after he floated the idea of placing US Covid-19 “hotspots” of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut under federally mandated quarantine, Trump took to Twitter, stating that such a robust measure would “not be ne…

He betrayed Maduro to be busted by America? Venezuela’s ex-spy chief ‘to turn himself in’ to US to face ‘narco-terrorism’ charges

Carvajal, who has been in hiding since Spanish authorities green-lit his extradition to the US on drug-trafficking charges earlier this month, now wants to surrender, Reuters reported on Saturday, citing anonymous sources. According to the news agency, the Am…

Coronavirus: Africa ‘unfortunately’ last in queue for life-saving ventilators amid global shortage

As South African hospitals and healthcare workers brace for a likely avalanche of critically ill Covid-19 patients, they may soon be faced with a disastrous shortage of life-saving ventilators. The grim reality of a global undersupply of ventilators means m…

Live updates: Pence to soon bring recommendations to Trump on when to reopen the economy; Japan’s coronavirus cases accelerate

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Live updates: Trump signs order for FEMA to ‘100 percent fund’ emergency activities; Coronavirus-related deaths spike in U.S.

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Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson return to Los Angeles after testing positive for coronavirus in Australia

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here.  Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson have returned home to the United States after testing positive for COVID-19, the novel coronavirus, in Australia. The “Cast Away” actor t…

Dr. David Price on how to prevent COVID-19 from spreading: Clean hands and do ‘not touch your face, period’

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. Jesse Watters featured Dr. David Price of Weill Cornell Medical Center on “Watters’ World” Saturday, where the New York City doctor gave advice on how people can pre…