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NYC "contact tracing" program starts tracking down people with coronavirus

The city, epicenter of the pandemic, has hired 1,700 workers to reach out to people who tested positive. Read full article: NYC "contact tracing" program starts tra...→

Queer people of color lost to police violence remembered in Sheridan Square - amNewYork

BY DONNA ACETO AND PAUL SCHINDLER With LGBTQ Pride Month kicking off just as the city and the nation are convulsed with anger and protest over the Read full article: Queer people of color lost to police vio...→

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts surpass 7,000, cases top 100,000

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts surpass 7,000, cases top 100,000

Massachusetts health officials on Monday reported that the Bay State has surpassed 7,000 coronavirus deaths and 100,000 cases. Read full article: Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts surp...→

Why people are flouting coronavirus social distancing precautions that we know save lives

Why people are flouting coronavirus social distancing precautions that we know save lives

Health experts say the reports of ignoring COVID precautions aren't surprising as different forms of risk assessment play out during crises. Read full article: Why people are flouting coronavirus soci...→

Coronavirus: California set to top 4,000 COVID-19 deaths, adds nearly 2,000 new cases

Coronavirus: California set to top 4,000 COVID-19 deaths, adds nearly 2,000 new cases

Of the 3,992 people who have died after testing positive for COVID-19 in the state, 2,241 have come from Los Angeles County. Read full article: Coronavirus: California set to top 4,000...→

WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear masks only when 'taking care of' coronavirus patients

WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear masks only when 'taking care of' coronavirus patients

The World Health Organization is recommending that healthy people, including those who don't exhibit COVID-19 symptoms, only wear masks when taking care of som [...] Read full article: WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear...→

US military to test troops for coronavirus antibodies, top general says

US military to test troops for coronavirus antibodies, top general says

The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff revealed Thursday that antibody testing during the coronavirus outbreak will be conducted throughout the U.S. militar [...] Read full article: US military to test troops for coronavir...→

US death toll from coronavirus surges past 100,000 people

“I think going back too soon is going to cause more deaths, so I’m incredibly concerned,” she said. “And I don’t think we have adequate leadership. ... It’s an [...] Read full article: US death toll from coronavirus surges pa...→

More than 100,000 people have died of coronavirus in the United States

More than 100,000 people have died of coronavirus in the United States

The COVID-19 death toll reached 100,000 in the U.S. Wednesday as states across the country began lifting restrictions that were put in place to slow the spread [...] Read full article: More than 100,000 people have died of co...→

Louisiana cop fired for saying 'unfortunate' more black people didn't die of coronavirus

Louisiana cop fired for saying 'unfortunate' more black people didn't die of coronavirus

A Louisiana police officer was fired over a Facebook comment that said it was "unfortunate" more black people did not die of the coronavirus. Read full article: Louisiana cop fired for saying 'unfortun...→

Opinion: Relaxing coronavirus sheltering too fast will kill people

Opinion: Relaxing coronavirus sheltering too fast will kill people

We are nowhere near the end of the crisis. COVID-19 will never go away, and we will never return to the old normal. Read full article: Opinion: Relaxing coronavirus sheltering...→

Opinion | Before Deliberately Infecting People With Coronavirus, Be Sure It’s Worth It

Opinion | Before Deliberately Infecting People With Coronavirus, Be Sure It’s Worth It

Big questions about ‘challenge trials’ to test vaccines might be addressed while ethical and scientific preparation starts. Read full article: Opinion | Before Deliberately Infecting ...→

Coronavirus In Michigan: Here's An Updated List Of Positive Cases, DeathsHere's a list of the positive cases, including 5,516 deaths, in the state as of Monday afternoon. 38,099 people in Michigan have recovered from the coronavirus as of May 29.

Coronavirus In Michigan: Here's An Updated List Of Positive Cases, DeathsHere's a list of the positive cases, including 5,516 deaths, in the state as of Monday afternoon. 38,099 people in Michigan have recovered from the coronavirus as of May 29.

Here's a list of the positive cases, including 5,516 deaths, in the state as of Monday afternoon. 38,099 people in Michigan have recovered from the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Michigan: Here's An Updat...→

NYC coronavirus cases top 200,000

NYC coronavirus cases top 200,000

The number of coronavirus cases in New York City topped 200,000 Sunday, authorities said. The figure hit 200,547, or 654 more cases than the day before, accord [...] Read full article: NYC coronavirus cases top 200,000...→

Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Orange County Top 6,100

Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Orange County Top 6,100

Orange County officials reported another 181 cases of COVID-19 Saturday and one additional death, bringing the county’s totals to 6,100 cases and 146 fatalitie [...] Read full article: Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Orange Co...→

The coronavirus pandemic hasn’t stopped people from trying to find a place to st [...]

The coronavirus pandemic hasn’t stopped people from trying to find a place to stay, but it has changed how landlords show off rental properties. That’s why the [...] Read full article: The coronavirus pandemic hasn’t stopped ...→

Half of coronavirus cases in Washington state are now in people under 40, study finds

Half of coronavirus cases in Washington state are now in people under 40, study finds

People under the age of 40 now account for half of Washington State’s new coronavirus cases, according to a recent report.  Read full article: Half of coronavirus cases in Washington ...→

Healthy people should wear masks only if caring for coronavirus patients, WHO says

Healthy people should wear masks only if caring for coronavirus patients, WHO says

The World Health Organization is recommending healthy people, including those who don’t exhibit COVID-19 symptoms, only wear masks when taking care of someone [...] Read full article: Healthy people should wear masks only if...→

Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In Mass. Nursing Homes, Data Says

Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In Mass. Nursing Homes, Data Says

On Thursday, Massachusetts residents got a first look at the toll the coronavirus pandemic has taken on Massachusetts nursing homes. So far, 4,014 people have [...] Read full article: Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In...→

Coronavirus forces some of Paris' top restaurants to turn to takeout

Coronavirus forces some of Paris' top restaurants to turn to takeout

World-class chefs find that while adapting fine dining for home dining presents challenges, it can also serve up opportunities. Read full article: Coronavirus forces some of Paris' top re...→

Coronavirus has killed more than 100,000 people in the US in less than four months

Coronavirus has killed more than 100,000 people in the US in less than four months

(CNN) — In less than four months, coronavirus has killed more than 100,000 people in the United States. That’s as many people as died in the flu pandemic natio [...] Read full article: Coronavirus has killed more than 100,000...→

Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer jobs globally for young people due to coronavirus pandemic

Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer jobs globally for young people due to coronavirus pandemic

The United Nations labor agency reported Wednesday that more than one in every six young workers globally have stopped working during the pandemic, warning tha [...] Read full article: Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer ...→

California health officer warns state reopening too quickly as coronavirus cases top 100,000

California health officer warns state reopening too quickly as coronavirus cases top 100,000

"We believe that our social and economic well-being are best served by a more phased approach," Dr. Sara Cody of Santa Clara County cautioned. Read full article: California health officer warns state re...→

Officer said 'unfortunate' coronavirus didn't kill more black people, gets fired

Officer said 'unfortunate' coronavirus didn't kill more black people, gets fired

"As a police officer, we're held to a higher standard than normal civilians," the police chief in Kaplan, Louisiana, said. "So you got to watch what you do, yo [...] Read full article: Officer said 'unfortunate' coronavirus d...→

Zoom's Revenue Soars 169% As People Flock To Service During Coronavirus Pandemic

Zoom's Revenue Soars 169% As People Flock To Service During Coronavirus Pandemic

Zoom, based in San Jose, said Tuesday that its revenue skyrocketed 169% from the prior year to $328 million for the three months ending in April. Read full article: Zoom's Revenue Soars 169% As People Floc...→

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

Meetings held by the WHO in January show a discrepancy between the U.N. agency's warm words about Beijing's transparency and its concerns it was holding back d [...] Read full article: WHO's top China official said Beijing ga...→

Coronavirus: Sex With People You Don't Already Live With Banned in UK

Coronavirus: Sex With People You Don't Already Live With Banned in UK

The government has effectively made it illegal for people living in different houses to have sex, as that would be considered a "gathering". Read full article: Coronavirus: Sex With People You Don't A...→

Coronavirus live updates: George Floyd protesters told to get tested as global cases top 6 million

Coronavirus live updates: George Floyd protesters told to get tested as global cases top 6 million

People protesting against George Floyd's death in Minneapolis have been urged to get tested for coronavirus as the number of global cases topped 6 million. Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: George Floyd p...→

Study working to find if some people make better plasma donors for coronavirus treatment

Study working to find if some people make better plasma donors for coronavirus treatment

The doctor leading the study says, "It looks like about 20% of people have really, really an extraordinarily good immune response" to COVID-19. 60 Minutes repo [...] Read full article: Study working to find if some people mak...→

People Are Buying Copper Masks to Protect Against Coronavirus — Do They Work Better?

People Are Buying Copper Masks to Protect Against Coronavirus — Do They Work Better?

More than two months into the coronavirus pandemic, wearing a cloth mask has become a way of life for many Americans. Public health experts recommend them to p [...] Read full article: People Are Buying Copper Masks to Protec...→

People Making A Difference: Teens Start Virtual Tutoring Service To Help Kids Stuck At Home During Coronavirus Pandemic

People Making A Difference: Teens Start Virtual Tutoring Service To Help Kids Stuck At Home During Coronavirus Pandemic

High school juniors Sarah Shapiro and Skye Loventhal did not let the quarantine stop them from pursuing their studies and coming up with a strategy to help oth [...] Read full article: People Making A Difference: Teens Start ...→

Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost During Coronavirus Pandemic

Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost During Coronavirus Pandemic

President Donald Trump responded Thursday to the news that the coronavirus had claimed 100,000 American lives. Read full article: Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost Du...→

Louisiana cop fired for suggesting it was 'unfortunate' coronavirus hadn't killed more black people: report

Louisiana cop fired for suggesting it was 'unfortunate' coronavirus hadn't killed more black people: report

A Louisiana police department apologized and an officer was fired earlier this month over a Facebook comment suggesting he thought it was “unfortunate” more bl [...] Read full article: Louisiana cop fired for suggesting it wa...→

Coronavirus continues to scare people away from the MBTA, new poll says

Coronavirus continues to scare people away from the MBTA, new poll says

Large numbers of locals say they’re unlikely to go back to the MBTA anytime soon, ditching the crowded buses and trains for cars and their own feet, according [...] Read full article: Coronavirus continues to scare people aw...→

US coronavirus deaths top 100,000

US coronavirus deaths top 100,000

According to a tally by Johns Hopkins University, the virus has infected more than 5.6 million people worldwide and killed over 350,000. The U.S. has the most [...] Read full article: US coronavirus deaths top 100,000...→

Illinois Coronavirus Deaths Top 5,000 as State Nears Phase 3 of Reopening

Illinois Coronavirus Deaths Top 5,000 as State Nears Phase 3 of Reopening

As much of Illinois prepares to enter the next phase of reopening, the state reached a grim milestone Wednesday. Coronavirus-related fatalities topped 5,000 as [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Deaths Top 5,000 as...→

Top vaccine scientist says coronavirus is ‘almost perfectly human adapted’

Top vaccine scientist says coronavirus is ‘almost perfectly human adapted’

The coronavirus that causes COVID-19 is “almost perfectly human adapted” — lending credence to the possibility it was man-made in a Chinese lab, a top Australi [...] Read full article: Top vaccine scientist says coronavirus i...→

Coronavirus vaccine developed in China shows promise after early study in 100 people

Coronavirus vaccine developed in China shows promise after early study in 100 people

A potential coronavirus vaccine developed in China appeared safe and able to generate an immune response after an early trial in more than 100 people, accordin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus vaccine developed in China s...→

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NYC "contact tracing" program starts tracking down people with coronavirus

The city, epicenter of the pandemic, has hired 1,700 workers to reach out to people who tested positive. Read full article: NYC "contact tracing" program starts tra...→

Zoom's Revenue Soars 169% As People Flock To Service During Coronavirus Pandemic

Zoom's Revenue Soars 169% As People Flock To Service During Coronavirus Pandemic

Zoom, based in San Jose, said Tuesday that its revenue skyrocketed 169% from the prior year to $328 million for the three months ending in April. Read full article: Zoom's Revenue Soars 169% As People Floc...→

Opinion | Before Deliberately Infecting People With Coronavirus, Be Sure It’s Worth It

Opinion | Before Deliberately Infecting People With Coronavirus, Be Sure It’s Worth It

Big questions about ‘challenge trials’ to test vaccines might be addressed while ethical and scientific preparation starts. Read full article: Opinion | Before Deliberately Infecting ...→

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts surpass 7,000, cases top 100,000

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts surpass 7,000, cases top 100,000

Massachusetts health officials on Monday reported that the Bay State has surpassed 7,000 coronavirus deaths and 100,000 cases. Read full article: Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts surp...→

Coronavirus: Sex With People You Don't Already Live With Banned in UK

Coronavirus: Sex With People You Don't Already Live With Banned in UK

The government has effectively made it illegal for people living in different houses to have sex, as that would be considered a "gathering". Read full article: Coronavirus: Sex With People You Don't A...→

NYC coronavirus cases top 200,000

NYC coronavirus cases top 200,000

The number of coronavirus cases in New York City topped 200,000 Sunday, authorities said. The figure hit 200,547, or 654 more cases than the day before, accord [...] Read full article: NYC coronavirus cases top 200,000...→

The coronavirus pandemic hasn’t stopped people from trying to find a place to st [...]

The coronavirus pandemic hasn’t stopped people from trying to find a place to stay, but it has changed how landlords show off rental properties. That’s why the [...] Read full article: The coronavirus pandemic hasn’t stopped ...→

People Are Buying Copper Masks to Protect Against Coronavirus — Do They Work Better?

People Are Buying Copper Masks to Protect Against Coronavirus — Do They Work Better?

More than two months into the coronavirus pandemic, wearing a cloth mask has become a way of life for many Americans. Public health experts recommend them to p [...] Read full article: People Are Buying Copper Masks to Protec...→

Healthy people should wear masks only if caring for coronavirus patients, WHO says

Healthy people should wear masks only if caring for coronavirus patients, WHO says

The World Health Organization is recommending healthy people, including those who don’t exhibit COVID-19 symptoms, only wear masks when taking care of someone [...] Read full article: Healthy people should wear masks only if...→

WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear masks only when 'taking care of' coronavirus patients

WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear masks only when 'taking care of' coronavirus patients

The World Health Organization is recommending that healthy people, including those who don't exhibit COVID-19 symptoms, only wear masks when taking care of som [...] Read full article: WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear...→

Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost During Coronavirus Pandemic

Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost During Coronavirus Pandemic

President Donald Trump responded Thursday to the news that the coronavirus had claimed 100,000 American lives. Read full article: Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost Du...→

Coronavirus forces some of Paris' top restaurants to turn to takeout

Coronavirus forces some of Paris' top restaurants to turn to takeout

World-class chefs find that while adapting fine dining for home dining presents challenges, it can also serve up opportunities. Read full article: Coronavirus forces some of Paris' top re...→

Coronavirus continues to scare people away from the MBTA, new poll says

Coronavirus continues to scare people away from the MBTA, new poll says

Large numbers of locals say they’re unlikely to go back to the MBTA anytime soon, ditching the crowded buses and trains for cars and their own feet, according [...] Read full article: Coronavirus continues to scare people aw...→

Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer jobs globally for young people due to coronavirus pandemic

Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer jobs globally for young people due to coronavirus pandemic

The United Nations labor agency reported Wednesday that more than one in every six young workers globally have stopped working during the pandemic, warning tha [...] Read full article: Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer ...→

More than 100,000 people have died of coronavirus in the United States

More than 100,000 people have died of coronavirus in the United States

The COVID-19 death toll reached 100,000 in the U.S. Wednesday as states across the country began lifting restrictions that were put in place to slow the spread [...] Read full article: More than 100,000 people have died of co...→

Illinois Coronavirus Deaths Top 5,000 as State Nears Phase 3 of Reopening

Illinois Coronavirus Deaths Top 5,000 as State Nears Phase 3 of Reopening

As much of Illinois prepares to enter the next phase of reopening, the state reached a grim milestone Wednesday. Coronavirus-related fatalities topped 5,000 as [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Deaths Top 5,000 as...→

Officer said 'unfortunate' coronavirus didn't kill more black people, gets fired

Officer said 'unfortunate' coronavirus didn't kill more black people, gets fired

"As a police officer, we're held to a higher standard than normal civilians," the police chief in Kaplan, Louisiana, said. "So you got to watch what you do, yo [...] Read full article: Officer said 'unfortunate' coronavirus d...→

Opinion: Relaxing coronavirus sheltering too fast will kill people

Opinion: Relaxing coronavirus sheltering too fast will kill people

We are nowhere near the end of the crisis. COVID-19 will never go away, and we will never return to the old normal. Read full article: Opinion: Relaxing coronavirus sheltering...→

Coronavirus vaccine developed in China shows promise after early study in 100 people

Coronavirus vaccine developed in China shows promise after early study in 100 people

A potential coronavirus vaccine developed in China appeared safe and able to generate an immune response after an early trial in more than 100 people, accordin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus vaccine developed in China s...→

Queer people of color lost to police violence remembered in Sheridan Square - amNewYork

BY DONNA ACETO AND PAUL SCHINDLER With LGBTQ Pride Month kicking off just as the city and the nation are convulsed with anger and protest over the Read full article: Queer people of color lost to police vio...→

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

Meetings held by the WHO in January show a discrepancy between the U.N. agency's warm words about Beijing's transparency and its concerns it was holding back d [...] Read full article: WHO's top China official said Beijing ga...→

Coronavirus In Michigan: Here's An Updated List Of Positive Cases, DeathsHere's a list of the positive cases, including 5,516 deaths, in the state as of Monday afternoon. 38,099 people in Michigan have recovered from the coronavirus as of May 29.

Coronavirus In Michigan: Here's An Updated List Of Positive Cases, DeathsHere's a list of the positive cases, including 5,516 deaths, in the state as of Monday afternoon. 38,099 people in Michigan have recovered from the coronavirus as of May 29.

Here's a list of the positive cases, including 5,516 deaths, in the state as of Monday afternoon. 38,099 people in Michigan have recovered from the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Michigan: Here's An Updat...→

Coronavirus live updates: George Floyd protesters told to get tested as global cases top 6 million

Coronavirus live updates: George Floyd protesters told to get tested as global cases top 6 million

People protesting against George Floyd's death in Minneapolis have been urged to get tested for coronavirus as the number of global cases topped 6 million. Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: George Floyd p...→

Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Orange County Top 6,100

Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Orange County Top 6,100

Orange County officials reported another 181 cases of COVID-19 Saturday and one additional death, bringing the county’s totals to 6,100 cases and 146 fatalitie [...] Read full article: Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Orange Co...→

Why people are flouting coronavirus social distancing precautions that we know save lives

Why people are flouting coronavirus social distancing precautions that we know save lives

Health experts say the reports of ignoring COVID precautions aren't surprising as different forms of risk assessment play out during crises. Read full article: Why people are flouting coronavirus soci...→

Study working to find if some people make better plasma donors for coronavirus treatment

Study working to find if some people make better plasma donors for coronavirus treatment

The doctor leading the study says, "It looks like about 20% of people have really, really an extraordinarily good immune response" to COVID-19. 60 Minutes repo [...] Read full article: Study working to find if some people mak...→

Half of coronavirus cases in Washington state are now in people under 40, study finds

Half of coronavirus cases in Washington state are now in people under 40, study finds

People under the age of 40 now account for half of Washington State’s new coronavirus cases, according to a recent report.  Read full article: Half of coronavirus cases in Washington ...→

Coronavirus: California set to top 4,000 COVID-19 deaths, adds nearly 2,000 new cases

Coronavirus: California set to top 4,000 COVID-19 deaths, adds nearly 2,000 new cases

Of the 3,992 people who have died after testing positive for COVID-19 in the state, 2,241 have come from Los Angeles County. Read full article: Coronavirus: California set to top 4,000...→

People Making A Difference: Teens Start Virtual Tutoring Service To Help Kids Stuck At Home During Coronavirus Pandemic

People Making A Difference: Teens Start Virtual Tutoring Service To Help Kids Stuck At Home During Coronavirus Pandemic

High school juniors Sarah Shapiro and Skye Loventhal did not let the quarantine stop them from pursuing their studies and coming up with a strategy to help oth [...] Read full article: People Making A Difference: Teens Start ...→

Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In Mass. Nursing Homes, Data Says

Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In Mass. Nursing Homes, Data Says

On Thursday, Massachusetts residents got a first look at the toll the coronavirus pandemic has taken on Massachusetts nursing homes. So far, 4,014 people have [...] Read full article: Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In...→

US military to test troops for coronavirus antibodies, top general says

US military to test troops for coronavirus antibodies, top general says

The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff revealed Thursday that antibody testing during the coronavirus outbreak will be conducted throughout the U.S. militar [...] Read full article: US military to test troops for coronavir...→

Louisiana cop fired for suggesting it was 'unfortunate' coronavirus hadn't killed more black people: report

Louisiana cop fired for suggesting it was 'unfortunate' coronavirus hadn't killed more black people: report

A Louisiana police department apologized and an officer was fired earlier this month over a Facebook comment suggesting he thought it was “unfortunate” more bl [...] Read full article: Louisiana cop fired for suggesting it wa...→

Coronavirus has killed more than 100,000 people in the US in less than four months

Coronavirus has killed more than 100,000 people in the US in less than four months

(CNN) — In less than four months, coronavirus has killed more than 100,000 people in the United States. That’s as many people as died in the flu pandemic natio [...] Read full article: Coronavirus has killed more than 100,000...→

US death toll from coronavirus surges past 100,000 people

“I think going back too soon is going to cause more deaths, so I’m incredibly concerned,” she said. “And I don’t think we have adequate leadership. ... It’s an [...] Read full article: US death toll from coronavirus surges pa...→

US coronavirus deaths top 100,000

US coronavirus deaths top 100,000

According to a tally by Johns Hopkins University, the virus has infected more than 5.6 million people worldwide and killed over 350,000. The U.S. has the most [...] Read full article: US coronavirus deaths top 100,000...→

California health officer warns state reopening too quickly as coronavirus cases top 100,000

California health officer warns state reopening too quickly as coronavirus cases top 100,000

"We believe that our social and economic well-being are best served by a more phased approach," Dr. Sara Cody of Santa Clara County cautioned. Read full article: California health officer warns state re...→

Louisiana cop fired for saying 'unfortunate' more black people didn't die of coronavirus

Louisiana cop fired for saying 'unfortunate' more black people didn't die of coronavirus

A Louisiana police officer was fired over a Facebook comment that said it was "unfortunate" more black people did not die of the coronavirus. Read full article: Louisiana cop fired for saying 'unfortun...→

Top vaccine scientist says coronavirus is ‘almost perfectly human adapted’

Top vaccine scientist says coronavirus is ‘almost perfectly human adapted’

The coronavirus that causes COVID-19 is “almost perfectly human adapted” — lending credence to the possibility it was man-made in a Chinese lab, a top Australi [...] Read full article: Top vaccine scientist says coronavirus i...→

NYC

NYC "contact tracing" program starts tracking down people with coronavirus

The city, epicenter of the pandemic, has hired 1,700 workers to reach out to people who tested positive. Read full article: NYC "contact tracing" program starts tra...→

Zoom's Revenue Soars 169% As People Flock To Service During Coronavirus Pandemic

Zoom's Revenue Soars 169% As People Flock To Service During Coronavirus Pandemic

Zoom, based in San Jose, said Tuesday that its revenue skyrocketed 169% from the prior year to $328 million for the three months ending in April. Read full article: Zoom's Revenue Soars 169% As People Floc...→

Queer people of color lost to police violence remembered in Sheridan Square - amNewYork

BY DONNA ACETO AND PAUL SCHINDLER With LGBTQ Pride Month kicking off just as the city and the nation are convulsed with anger and protest over the Read full article: Queer people of color lost to police vio...→

Opinion | Before Deliberately Infecting People With Coronavirus, Be Sure It’s Worth It

Opinion | Before Deliberately Infecting People With Coronavirus, Be Sure It’s Worth It

Big questions about ‘challenge trials’ to test vaccines might be addressed while ethical and scientific preparation starts. Read full article: Opinion | Before Deliberately Infecting ...→

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

Meetings held by the WHO in January show a discrepancy between the U.N. agency's warm words about Beijing's transparency and its concerns it was holding back d [...] Read full article: WHO's top China official said Beijing ga...→

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts surpass 7,000, cases top 100,000

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts surpass 7,000, cases top 100,000

Massachusetts health officials on Monday reported that the Bay State has surpassed 7,000 coronavirus deaths and 100,000 cases. Read full article: Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts surp...→

Coronavirus In Michigan: Here's An Updated List Of Positive Cases, DeathsHere's a list of the positive cases, including 5,516 deaths, in the state as of Monday afternoon. 38,099 people in Michigan have recovered from the coronavirus as of May 29.

Coronavirus In Michigan: Here's An Updated List Of Positive Cases, DeathsHere's a list of the positive cases, including 5,516 deaths, in the state as of Monday afternoon. 38,099 people in Michigan have recovered from the coronavirus as of May 29.

Here's a list of the positive cases, including 5,516 deaths, in the state as of Monday afternoon. 38,099 people in Michigan have recovered from the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Michigan: Here's An Updat...→

Coronavirus: Sex With People You Don't Already Live With Banned in UK

Coronavirus: Sex With People You Don't Already Live With Banned in UK

The government has effectively made it illegal for people living in different houses to have sex, as that would be considered a "gathering". Read full article: Coronavirus: Sex With People You Don't A...→

NYC coronavirus cases top 200,000

NYC coronavirus cases top 200,000

The number of coronavirus cases in New York City topped 200,000 Sunday, authorities said. The figure hit 200,547, or 654 more cases than the day before, accord [...] Read full article: NYC coronavirus cases top 200,000...→

Coronavirus live updates: George Floyd protesters told to get tested as global cases top 6 million

Coronavirus live updates: George Floyd protesters told to get tested as global cases top 6 million

People protesting against George Floyd's death in Minneapolis have been urged to get tested for coronavirus as the number of global cases topped 6 million. Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: George Floyd p...→

Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Orange County Top 6,100

Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Orange County Top 6,100

Orange County officials reported another 181 cases of COVID-19 Saturday and one additional death, bringing the county’s totals to 6,100 cases and 146 fatalitie [...] Read full article: Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Orange Co...→

Why people are flouting coronavirus social distancing precautions that we know save lives

Why people are flouting coronavirus social distancing precautions that we know save lives

Health experts say the reports of ignoring COVID precautions aren't surprising as different forms of risk assessment play out during crises. Read full article: Why people are flouting coronavirus soci...→

The coronavirus pandemic hasn’t stopped people from trying to find a place to st [...]

The coronavirus pandemic hasn’t stopped people from trying to find a place to stay, but it has changed how landlords show off rental properties. That’s why the [...] Read full article: The coronavirus pandemic hasn’t stopped ...→

Study working to find if some people make better plasma donors for coronavirus treatment

Study working to find if some people make better plasma donors for coronavirus treatment

The doctor leading the study says, "It looks like about 20% of people have really, really an extraordinarily good immune response" to COVID-19. 60 Minutes repo [...] Read full article: Study working to find if some people mak...→

Half of coronavirus cases in Washington state are now in people under 40, study finds

Half of coronavirus cases in Washington state are now in people under 40, study finds

People under the age of 40 now account for half of Washington State’s new coronavirus cases, according to a recent report.  Read full article: Half of coronavirus cases in Washington ...→

People Are Buying Copper Masks to Protect Against Coronavirus — Do They Work Better?

People Are Buying Copper Masks to Protect Against Coronavirus — Do They Work Better?

More than two months into the coronavirus pandemic, wearing a cloth mask has become a way of life for many Americans. Public health experts recommend them to p [...] Read full article: People Are Buying Copper Masks to Protec...→

Coronavirus: California set to top 4,000 COVID-19 deaths, adds nearly 2,000 new cases

Coronavirus: California set to top 4,000 COVID-19 deaths, adds nearly 2,000 new cases

Of the 3,992 people who have died after testing positive for COVID-19 in the state, 2,241 have come from Los Angeles County. Read full article: Coronavirus: California set to top 4,000...→

Healthy people should wear masks only if caring for coronavirus patients, WHO says

Healthy people should wear masks only if caring for coronavirus patients, WHO says

The World Health Organization is recommending healthy people, including those who don’t exhibit COVID-19 symptoms, only wear masks when taking care of someone [...] Read full article: Healthy people should wear masks only if...→

People Making A Difference: Teens Start Virtual Tutoring Service To Help Kids Stuck At Home During Coronavirus Pandemic

People Making A Difference: Teens Start Virtual Tutoring Service To Help Kids Stuck At Home During Coronavirus Pandemic

High school juniors Sarah Shapiro and Skye Loventhal did not let the quarantine stop them from pursuing their studies and coming up with a strategy to help oth [...] Read full article: People Making A Difference: Teens Start ...→

WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear masks only when 'taking care of' coronavirus patients

WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear masks only when 'taking care of' coronavirus patients

The World Health Organization is recommending that healthy people, including those who don't exhibit COVID-19 symptoms, only wear masks when taking care of som [...] Read full article: WHO guidance: Healthy people should wear...→

Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In Mass. Nursing Homes, Data Says

Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In Mass. Nursing Homes, Data Says

On Thursday, Massachusetts residents got a first look at the toll the coronavirus pandemic has taken on Massachusetts nursing homes. So far, 4,014 people have [...] Read full article: Over 4,000 People Died Of Coronavirus In...→

Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost During Coronavirus Pandemic

Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost During Coronavirus Pandemic

President Donald Trump responded Thursday to the news that the coronavirus had claimed 100,000 American lives. Read full article: Donald Trump Marks 100,000 Lives Lost Du...→

US military to test troops for coronavirus antibodies, top general says

US military to test troops for coronavirus antibodies, top general says

The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff revealed Thursday that antibody testing during the coronavirus outbreak will be conducted throughout the U.S. militar [...] Read full article: US military to test troops for coronavir...→

Coronavirus forces some of Paris' top restaurants to turn to takeout

Coronavirus forces some of Paris' top restaurants to turn to takeout

World-class chefs find that while adapting fine dining for home dining presents challenges, it can also serve up opportunities. Read full article: Coronavirus forces some of Paris' top re...→

Louisiana cop fired for suggesting it was 'unfortunate' coronavirus hadn't killed more black people: report

Louisiana cop fired for suggesting it was 'unfortunate' coronavirus hadn't killed more black people: report

A Louisiana police department apologized and an officer was fired earlier this month over a Facebook comment suggesting he thought it was “unfortunate” more bl [...] Read full article: Louisiana cop fired for suggesting it wa...→

Coronavirus has killed more than 100,000 people in the US in less than four months

Coronavirus has killed more than 100,000 people in the US in less than four months

(CNN) — In less than four months, coronavirus has killed more than 100,000 people in the United States. That’s as many people as died in the flu pandemic natio [...] Read full article: Coronavirus has killed more than 100,000...→

Coronavirus continues to scare people away from the MBTA, new poll says

Coronavirus continues to scare people away from the MBTA, new poll says

Large numbers of locals say they’re unlikely to go back to the MBTA anytime soon, ditching the crowded buses and trains for cars and their own feet, according [...] Read full article: Coronavirus continues to scare people aw...→

US death toll from coronavirus surges past 100,000 people

“I think going back too soon is going to cause more deaths, so I’m incredibly concerned,” she said. “And I don’t think we have adequate leadership. ... It’s an [...] Read full article: US death toll from coronavirus surges pa...→

Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer jobs globally for young people due to coronavirus pandemic

Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer jobs globally for young people due to coronavirus pandemic

The United Nations labor agency reported Wednesday that more than one in every six young workers globally have stopped working during the pandemic, warning tha [...] Read full article: Danger of ‘lock-down generation’: Fewer ...→

US coronavirus deaths top 100,000

US coronavirus deaths top 100,000

According to a tally by Johns Hopkins University, the virus has infected more than 5.6 million people worldwide and killed over 350,000. The U.S. has the most [...] Read full article: US coronavirus deaths top 100,000...→

More than 100,000 people have died of coronavirus in the United States

More than 100,000 people have died of coronavirus in the United States

The COVID-19 death toll reached 100,000 in the U.S. Wednesday as states across the country began lifting restrictions that were put in place to slow the spread [...] Read full article: More than 100,000 people have died of co...→

California health officer warns state reopening too quickly as coronavirus cases top 100,000

California health officer warns state reopening too quickly as coronavirus cases top 100,000

"We believe that our social and economic well-being are best served by a more phased approach," Dr. Sara Cody of Santa Clara County cautioned. Read full article: California health officer warns state re...→

Illinois Coronavirus Deaths Top 5,000 as State Nears Phase 3 of Reopening

Illinois Coronavirus Deaths Top 5,000 as State Nears Phase 3 of Reopening

As much of Illinois prepares to enter the next phase of reopening, the state reached a grim milestone Wednesday. Coronavirus-related fatalities topped 5,000 as [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Deaths Top 5,000 as...→

Louisiana cop fired for saying 'unfortunate' more black people didn't die of coronavirus

Louisiana cop fired for saying 'unfortunate' more black people didn't die of coronavirus

A Louisiana police officer was fired over a Facebook comment that said it was "unfortunate" more black people did not die of the coronavirus. Read full article: Louisiana cop fired for saying 'unfortun...→

Officer said 'unfortunate' coronavirus didn't kill more black people, gets fired

Officer said 'unfortunate' coronavirus didn't kill more black people, gets fired

"As a police officer, we're held to a higher standard than normal civilians," the police chief in Kaplan, Louisiana, said. "So you got to watch what you do, yo [...] Read full article: Officer said 'unfortunate' coronavirus d...→

Top vaccine scientist says coronavirus is ‘almost perfectly human adapted’

Top vaccine scientist says coronavirus is ‘almost perfectly human adapted’

The coronavirus that causes COVID-19 is “almost perfectly human adapted” — lending credence to the possibility it was man-made in a Chinese lab, a top Australi [...] Read full article: Top vaccine scientist says coronavirus i...→

Opinion: Relaxing coronavirus sheltering too fast will kill people

Opinion: Relaxing coronavirus sheltering too fast will kill people

We are nowhere near the end of the crisis. COVID-19 will never go away, and we will never return to the old normal. Read full article: Opinion: Relaxing coronavirus sheltering...→

Coronavirus vaccine developed in China shows promise after early study in 100 people

Coronavirus vaccine developed in China shows promise after early study in 100 people

A potential coronavirus vaccine developed in China appeared safe and able to generate an immune response after an early trial in more than 100 people, accordin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus vaccine developed in China s...→