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Coronavirus shutdowns pose 'exponentially growing health consequences,' doctors warn Trump

Coronavirus shutdowns pose 'exponentially growing health consequences,' doctors warn Trump

Doctors raise alarm about health effects of continued coronavirus shutdown in letter to Trump In a letter to President Trump, more than 600 doctors called Tues [...] Read full article: Coronavirus shutdowns pose 'exponentiall...→

Coronavirus shutdowns pose 'exponentially growing health consequences,' doctors warn Trump

Coronavirus shutdowns pose 'exponentially growing health consequences,' doctors warn Trump

Doctors raise alarm about health effects of continued coronavirus shutdown in letter to Trump In a letter to President Trump, more than 600 doctors called Tues [...] Read full article: Coronavirus shutdowns pose 'exponentiall...→

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

Commissioners in three out of the 10 Tampa Bay area counties have implemented mask ordinances as residents become increasingly more lax on social distancing an [...] Read full article: MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask r...→

South Korea health officials declare second wave of coronavirus

South Korea has seen 30 to 50 new cases a day, mostly in the densely populated capital city. Read full article: South Korea health officials declare sec...→

Downtown Disney rolls out new coronavirus health and safety guidelines

Downtown Disney rolls out new coronavirus health and safety guidelines

The reopening of Downtown Disney is the first step of a phased plan that will see Disneyland and Disney California Adventure reopen on July 17 pending governme [...] Read full article: Downtown Disney rolls out new coronaviru...→

Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health officials aren't concerned about increased cases, here's why

Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health officials aren't concerned about increased cases, here's why

Despite increasing coronavirus cases in Los Angeles, California, health officials there say the outbreak has actually stabilized, pointing to metrics like deat [...] Read full article: Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health o...→

12 Texas bars have alcohol permits suspended for violating coronavirus health protocols

12 Texas bars have alcohol permits suspended for violating coronavirus health protocols

A dozen bars in Texas have had their alcohol permits suspended after they failed to meet health protocols put in place to slow the spread of COVID-19. Read full article: 12 Texas bars have alcohol permits suspe...→

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado public health officials on Friday reported an outbreak of the novel coronavirus among staffers at a residential camp in El Paso County, with at least [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials report coronav...→

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Latinos age 25 to 54 have a coronavirus mortality rate at least five times greater than white people. Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos a...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

New Jersey health official reportedly fired after refusing coronavirus test to Gov. Murphy’s top aide

New Jersey health official reportedly fired after refusing coronavirus test to Gov. Murphy’s top aide

Former New Jersey health official Christopher Neuwirth has filed a lawsuit against New Jersey, claiming he was fired after he refused to give coronavirus tests [...] Read full article: New Jersey health official reportedly fi...→

‘Still scared’: Health workers feeling toll of coronavirus fight

‘Still scared’: Health workers feeling toll of coronavirus fight

NEW YORK — Outside a back door to a hospital where the coronavirus hit like a hurricane, a half-dozen staffers gathered recently to look back, and look inward. [...] Read full article: ‘Still scared’: Health workers feeling t...→

Public health expert says coronavirus case spike is 'the rest of the country experiencing that first wave'

Public health expert says coronavirus case spike is 'the rest of the country experiencing that first wave'

Harvard Global Health Institute director Dr. Ashish Jha told "Bill Hemmer Reports" Monday that the increase in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations across mu [...] Read full article: Public health expert says coronavirus ca...→

Tulsa health director ‘wishes’ Trump would reschedule rally amid coronavirus spike

Tulsa health director ‘wishes’ Trump would reschedule rally amid coronavirus spike

The director of Tulsa’s Health Department said he “wishes” President Trump would reschedule Saturday’s campaign rally as the city experiences an uptick in coro [...] Read full article: Tulsa health director ‘wishes’ Trump wou...→

DC Detects New Peak in Coronavirus Cases: Health Officials

DC Detects New Peak in Coronavirus Cases: Health Officials

The number of coronavirus cases in the District reached a new peak Friday, health officials announced in their reporting of case totals Saturday. There were 63 [...] Read full article: DC Detects New Peak in Coronavirus Cases...→

New coronavirus cases surge in South Florida prompting concern among health experts

New coronavirus cases surge in South Florida prompting concern among health experts

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - Florida saw another record one-day increase in coronavirus cases, with 5,508 new cases reported Wednesday. That pushes the total o [...] Read full article: New coronavirus cases surge in South Flo...→

Jessup Prison Seeing Growing Unrest Over Coronavirus Cases, Safety

Jessup Prison Seeing Growing Unrest Over Coronavirus Cases, Safety

There are reports of growing unrest among inmates inside a local prison amid a rising number of COVID-19 cases. Inmates have started a series of small fires an [...] Read full article: Jessup Prison Seeing Growing Unrest Over...→

Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Face Growing Threats

Four New York regions meet the criteria to begin reopening on Friday. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order allowing nonessential construction, [...] Read full article: Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Fac...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Dr. Anthony Fauci is scheduled to be among those who will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. The University of Michigan plans to withdr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Of...→

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

While speculation over the starting point of COVID-19 is rampant, it is more likely to have infected humans through natural channels than from a “hot zone” lab [...] Read full article: Coronavirus more likely infected people ...→

As states see coronavirus surges, health officials say combination of factors responsible

As states see coronavirus surges, health officials say combination of factors responsible

This week, states throughout the nation have seen surges in coronavirus cases, with the average number of new cases per day increasing by about 20 percent to n [...] Read full article: As states see coronavirus surges, health...→

As coronavirus continues, growing trend of high school grads taking a gap year

As coronavirus continues, growing trend of high school grads taking a gap year

As virtual and in-person graduations start to wrap up around the tri-state area, students are starting to re-evaluate their future college plans. Read full article: As coronavirus continues, growing trend ...→

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

In an interview Tuesday, Cody did not address the threats specifically, but said “we’ve all taken more heat than we usually take. I try as much as possible to [...] Read full article: San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cod...→

NRCC: Democrat Conor Lamb Ignores Own Coronavirus Advice to Pose with Defund the Police Protesters

NRCC: Democrat Conor Lamb Ignores Own Coronavirus Advice to Pose with Defund the Police Protesters

NRCC spokesman Michael McAdams said that Conor Lamb continues to ignore social distancing advice to pose with "Defund the Police" protesters. Read full article: NRCC: Democrat Conor Lamb Ignores Own Co...→

Riverside County health officials thrust into spotlight by coronavirus crisis

Riverside County health officials thrust into spotlight by coronavirus crisis

With mask orders and concert cancellations, health leaders have drawn praise and scorn as they try to balance safety with other concerns Read full article: Riverside County health officials thrust...→

Top Health Official: Israel Battling Second Coronavirus Wave

Top Health Official: Israel Battling Second Coronavirus Wave

The Health Ministry's head of health services on Sunday said Israel is embroiled in a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Top Health Official: Israel Battling Sec...→

News Quiz: World Health Organization, Coronavirus, Protests

News Quiz: World Health Organization, Coronavirus, Protests

Compiled by CHRIS STANFORD, WILL DUDDING and ANNA SCHAVERIEN JUNE 12, 2020... Did you follow the headlines this week? Take our quiz to find out. Last week, 97 [...] Read full article: News Quiz: World Health Organization, Co...→

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

President Donald Trump continues to insist the virus is 'going away' and to use racist terms in describing it as he shifts his focus to the campaign trail. Read full article: Despite surge warning from top health of...→

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried 'We May Take Steps Back' As Coronavirus Spikes Across Country

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried 'We May Take Steps Back' As Coronavirus Spikes Across Country

Farley says even though COVID-19 cases are trending down in Philadelphia, he's worried about spikes in other parts of the country having an impact here. Read full article: Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

NBA concern growing as coronavirus cases in Florida spike - amNewYork

Pump the brakes on that bounding optimism regarding the return of the NBA. Recent spikes of the coronavirus pandemic in Florida — where the league is set Read full article: NBA concern growing as coronavirus cases...→

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered — putting at risk the real progress we have made in fighting the disease,” Newsom said. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: California Issues M...→

The Flight to the Suburbs Is Real and Growing, as Coronavirus Changes the Way People Live

The Flight to the Suburbs Is Real and Growing, as Coronavirus Changes the Way People Live

If millennials once piled into the cities, fueling downtown renewal and growth, apparently they are now piling out. The stay-at-home orders brought on by coron [...] Read full article: The Flight to the Suburbs Is Real and Gr...→

Brigham Health team on front lines of coronavirus testing

Brigham Health team on front lines of coronavirus testing

The Brigham Health team, continually on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic, were back out and testing Wednesday in Jamaica Plain at the Brookside Comm [...] Read full article: Brigham Health team on front lines of co...→

Tower Health cutting 1,000 jobs, citing $212 million drop in revenue from the coronavirus

Tower Health cutting 1,000 jobs, citing $212 million drop in revenue from the coronavirus

The losses were in part related to restrictions prohibiting hospitals from performing elective procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic Read full article: Tower Health cutting 1,000 jobs, citing ...→

Officials Fear Growing Center City Encampment To Protest Homelessness Poses Health, Safety Threat

Officials Fear Growing Center City Encampment To Protest Homelessness Poses Health, Safety Threat

Organizers oppose laws that prohibit encampments on public property and seek autonomy in allowing currently homeless or "unhoused" individuals to camp on city [...] Read full article: Officials Fear Growing Center City Encam...→

Virginia museums begin to reopen after coronavirus shutdowns | WTOP

BLACKSBURG, Va. — Museums in Virginia have started reopening after being shuttered for three months because of the coronavirus pandemic. Phase 2 of Gov. Ralph [...] Read full article: Virginia museums begin to reopen after c...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Chile’s Health Minister Resigns Amid Criticism

Coronavirus Live Updates: Chile’s Health Minister Resigns Amid Criticism

China closed a market that handles 90 percent of Beijing’s fresh fruit and vegetables after dozens of people tested positive. Florida sees a record number of n [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Chile’s Health...→

Massachusetts is out of the coronavirus surge. But now officials have a different health care concern.

Massachusetts is out of the coronavirus surge. But now officials have a different health care concern.

"People aren’t stopping having heart attacks and strokes because of the pandemic. What’s happening is they’re not seeking needed medical care." Read full article: Massachusetts is out of the coronavirus ...→

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

Commissioners in three out of the 10 Tampa Bay area counties have implemented mask ordinances as residents become increasingly more lax on social distancing an [...] Read full article: MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask r...→

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

President Donald Trump continues to insist the virus is 'going away' and to use racist terms in describing it as he shifts his focus to the campaign trail. Read full article: Despite surge warning from top health of...→

Jessup Prison Seeing Growing Unrest Over Coronavirus Cases, Safety

Jessup Prison Seeing Growing Unrest Over Coronavirus Cases, Safety

There are reports of growing unrest among inmates inside a local prison amid a rising number of COVID-19 cases. Inmates have started a series of small fires an [...] Read full article: Jessup Prison Seeing Growing Unrest Over...→

Downtown Disney rolls out new coronavirus health and safety guidelines

Downtown Disney rolls out new coronavirus health and safety guidelines

The reopening of Downtown Disney is the first step of a phased plan that will see Disneyland and Disney California Adventure reopen on July 17 pending governme [...] Read full article: Downtown Disney rolls out new coronaviru...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Dr. Anthony Fauci is scheduled to be among those who will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. The University of Michigan plans to withdr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Of...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

12 Texas bars have alcohol permits suspended for violating coronavirus health protocols

12 Texas bars have alcohol permits suspended for violating coronavirus health protocols

A dozen bars in Texas have had their alcohol permits suspended after they failed to meet health protocols put in place to slow the spread of COVID-19. Read full article: 12 Texas bars have alcohol permits suspe...→

NBA concern growing as coronavirus cases in Florida spike - amNewYork

Pump the brakes on that bounding optimism regarding the return of the NBA. Recent spikes of the coronavirus pandemic in Florida — where the league is set Read full article: NBA concern growing as coronavirus cases...→

As states see coronavirus surges, health officials say combination of factors responsible

As states see coronavirus surges, health officials say combination of factors responsible

This week, states throughout the nation have seen surges in coronavirus cases, with the average number of new cases per day increasing by about 20 percent to n [...] Read full article: As states see coronavirus surges, health...→

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Latinos age 25 to 54 have a coronavirus mortality rate at least five times greater than white people. Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos a...→

The Flight to the Suburbs Is Real and Growing, as Coronavirus Changes the Way People Live

The Flight to the Suburbs Is Real and Growing, as Coronavirus Changes the Way People Live

If millennials once piled into the cities, fueling downtown renewal and growth, apparently they are now piling out. The stay-at-home orders brought on by coron [...] Read full article: The Flight to the Suburbs Is Real and Gr...→

As coronavirus continues, growing trend of high school grads taking a gap year

As coronavirus continues, growing trend of high school grads taking a gap year

As virtual and in-person graduations start to wrap up around the tri-state area, students are starting to re-evaluate their future college plans. Read full article: As coronavirus continues, growing trend ...→

New Jersey health official reportedly fired after refusing coronavirus test to Gov. Murphy’s top aide

New Jersey health official reportedly fired after refusing coronavirus test to Gov. Murphy’s top aide

Former New Jersey health official Christopher Neuwirth has filed a lawsuit against New Jersey, claiming he was fired after he refused to give coronavirus tests [...] Read full article: New Jersey health official reportedly fi...→

Tower Health cutting 1,000 jobs, citing $212 million drop in revenue from the coronavirus

Tower Health cutting 1,000 jobs, citing $212 million drop in revenue from the coronavirus

The losses were in part related to restrictions prohibiting hospitals from performing elective procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic Read full article: Tower Health cutting 1,000 jobs, citing ...→

NRCC: Democrat Conor Lamb Ignores Own Coronavirus Advice to Pose with Defund the Police Protesters

NRCC: Democrat Conor Lamb Ignores Own Coronavirus Advice to Pose with Defund the Police Protesters

NRCC spokesman Michael McAdams said that Conor Lamb continues to ignore social distancing advice to pose with "Defund the Police" protesters. Read full article: NRCC: Democrat Conor Lamb Ignores Own Co...→

Public health expert says coronavirus case spike is 'the rest of the country experiencing that first wave'

Public health expert says coronavirus case spike is 'the rest of the country experiencing that first wave'

Harvard Global Health Institute director Dr. Ashish Jha told "Bill Hemmer Reports" Monday that the increase in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations across mu [...] Read full article: Public health expert says coronavirus ca...→

Riverside County health officials thrust into spotlight by coronavirus crisis

Riverside County health officials thrust into spotlight by coronavirus crisis

With mask orders and concert cancellations, health leaders have drawn praise and scorn as they try to balance safety with other concerns Read full article: Riverside County health officials thrust...→

Tulsa health director ‘wishes’ Trump would reschedule rally amid coronavirus spike

Tulsa health director ‘wishes’ Trump would reschedule rally amid coronavirus spike

The director of Tulsa’s Health Department said he “wishes” President Trump would reschedule Saturday’s campaign rally as the city experiences an uptick in coro [...] Read full article: Tulsa health director ‘wishes’ Trump wou...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Chile’s Health Minister Resigns Amid Criticism

Coronavirus Live Updates: Chile’s Health Minister Resigns Amid Criticism

China closed a market that handles 90 percent of Beijing’s fresh fruit and vegetables after dozens of people tested positive. Florida sees a record number of n [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Chile’s Health...→

News Quiz: World Health Organization, Coronavirus, Protests

News Quiz: World Health Organization, Coronavirus, Protests

Compiled by CHRIS STANFORD, WILL DUDDING and ANNA SCHAVERIEN JUNE 12, 2020... Did you follow the headlines this week? Take our quiz to find out. Last week, 97 [...] Read full article: News Quiz: World Health Organization, Co...→

New coronavirus cases surge in South Florida prompting concern among health experts

New coronavirus cases surge in South Florida prompting concern among health experts

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - Florida saw another record one-day increase in coronavirus cases, with 5,508 new cases reported Wednesday. That pushes the total o [...] Read full article: New coronavirus cases surge in South Flo...→

South Korea health officials declare second wave of coronavirus

South Korea has seen 30 to 50 new cases a day, mostly in the densely populated capital city. Read full article: South Korea health officials declare sec...→

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried 'We May Take Steps Back' As Coronavirus Spikes Across Country

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried 'We May Take Steps Back' As Coronavirus Spikes Across Country

Farley says even though COVID-19 cases are trending down in Philadelphia, he's worried about spikes in other parts of the country having an impact here. Read full article: Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried...→

Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Face Growing Threats

Four New York regions meet the criteria to begin reopening on Friday. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order allowing nonessential construction, [...] Read full article: Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Fac...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health officials aren't concerned about increased cases, here's why

Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health officials aren't concerned about increased cases, here's why

Despite increasing coronavirus cases in Los Angeles, California, health officials there say the outbreak has actually stabilized, pointing to metrics like deat [...] Read full article: Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health o...→

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

While speculation over the starting point of COVID-19 is rampant, it is more likely to have infected humans through natural channels than from a “hot zone” lab [...] Read full article: Coronavirus more likely infected people ...→

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado public health officials on Friday reported an outbreak of the novel coronavirus among staffers at a residential camp in El Paso County, with at least [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials report coronav...→

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered — putting at risk the real progress we have made in fighting the disease,” Newsom said. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: California Issues M...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

Brigham Health team on front lines of coronavirus testing

Brigham Health team on front lines of coronavirus testing

The Brigham Health team, continually on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic, were back out and testing Wednesday in Jamaica Plain at the Brookside Comm [...] Read full article: Brigham Health team on front lines of co...→

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

In an interview Tuesday, Cody did not address the threats specifically, but said “we’ve all taken more heat than we usually take. I try as much as possible to [...] Read full article: San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cod...→

‘Still scared’: Health workers feeling toll of coronavirus fight

‘Still scared’: Health workers feeling toll of coronavirus fight

NEW YORK — Outside a back door to a hospital where the coronavirus hit like a hurricane, a half-dozen staffers gathered recently to look back, and look inward. [...] Read full article: ‘Still scared’: Health workers feeling t...→

Officials Fear Growing Center City Encampment To Protest Homelessness Poses Health, Safety Threat

Officials Fear Growing Center City Encampment To Protest Homelessness Poses Health, Safety Threat

Organizers oppose laws that prohibit encampments on public property and seek autonomy in allowing currently homeless or "unhoused" individuals to camp on city [...] Read full article: Officials Fear Growing Center City Encam...→

Virginia museums begin to reopen after coronavirus shutdowns | WTOP

BLACKSBURG, Va. — Museums in Virginia have started reopening after being shuttered for three months because of the coronavirus pandemic. Phase 2 of Gov. Ralph [...] Read full article: Virginia museums begin to reopen after c...→

Top Health Official: Israel Battling Second Coronavirus Wave

Top Health Official: Israel Battling Second Coronavirus Wave

The Health Ministry's head of health services on Sunday said Israel is embroiled in a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Top Health Official: Israel Battling Sec...→

DC Detects New Peak in Coronavirus Cases: Health Officials

DC Detects New Peak in Coronavirus Cases: Health Officials

The number of coronavirus cases in the District reached a new peak Friday, health officials announced in their reporting of case totals Saturday. There were 63 [...] Read full article: DC Detects New Peak in Coronavirus Cases...→

Massachusetts is out of the coronavirus surge. But now officials have a different health care concern.

Massachusetts is out of the coronavirus surge. But now officials have a different health care concern.

"People aren’t stopping having heart attacks and strokes because of the pandemic. What’s happening is they’re not seeking needed medical care." Read full article: Massachusetts is out of the coronavirus ...→

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask requirements amid growing cases of coronavirus

Commissioners in three out of the 10 Tampa Bay area counties have implemented mask ordinances as residents become increasingly more lax on social distancing an [...] Read full article: MAP: Tampa Bay counties implement mask r...→

New coronavirus cases surge in South Florida prompting concern among health experts

New coronavirus cases surge in South Florida prompting concern among health experts

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - Florida saw another record one-day increase in coronavirus cases, with 5,508 new cases reported Wednesday. That pushes the total o [...] Read full article: New coronavirus cases surge in South Flo...→

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

President Donald Trump continues to insist the virus is 'going away' and to use racist terms in describing it as he shifts his focus to the campaign trail. Read full article: Despite surge warning from top health of...→

South Korea health officials declare second wave of coronavirus

South Korea has seen 30 to 50 new cases a day, mostly in the densely populated capital city. Read full article: South Korea health officials declare sec...→

Jessup Prison Seeing Growing Unrest Over Coronavirus Cases, Safety

Jessup Prison Seeing Growing Unrest Over Coronavirus Cases, Safety

There are reports of growing unrest among inmates inside a local prison amid a rising number of COVID-19 cases. Inmates have started a series of small fires an [...] Read full article: Jessup Prison Seeing Growing Unrest Over...→

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried 'We May Take Steps Back' As Coronavirus Spikes Across Country

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried 'We May Take Steps Back' As Coronavirus Spikes Across Country

Farley says even though COVID-19 cases are trending down in Philadelphia, he's worried about spikes in other parts of the country having an impact here. Read full article: Philadelphia Health Commissioner Worried...→

Downtown Disney rolls out new coronavirus health and safety guidelines

Downtown Disney rolls out new coronavirus health and safety guidelines

The reopening of Downtown Disney is the first step of a phased plan that will see Disneyland and Disney California Adventure reopen on July 17 pending governme [...] Read full article: Downtown Disney rolls out new coronaviru...→

Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Face Growing Threats

Four New York regions meet the criteria to begin reopening on Friday. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order allowing nonessential construction, [...] Read full article: Public Health Workers Fighting Virus Fac...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Dr. Anthony Fauci is scheduled to be among those who will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. The University of Michigan plans to withdr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Of...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health officials aren't concerned about increased cases, here's why

Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health officials aren't concerned about increased cases, here's why

Despite increasing coronavirus cases in Los Angeles, California, health officials there say the outbreak has actually stabilized, pointing to metrics like deat [...] Read full article: Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health o...→

12 Texas bars have alcohol permits suspended for violating coronavirus health protocols

12 Texas bars have alcohol permits suspended for violating coronavirus health protocols

A dozen bars in Texas have had their alcohol permits suspended after they failed to meet health protocols put in place to slow the spread of COVID-19. Read full article: 12 Texas bars have alcohol permits suspe...→

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

While speculation over the starting point of COVID-19 is rampant, it is more likely to have infected humans through natural channels than from a “hot zone” lab [...] Read full article: Coronavirus more likely infected people ...→

NBA concern growing as coronavirus cases in Florida spike - amNewYork

Pump the brakes on that bounding optimism regarding the return of the NBA. Recent spikes of the coronavirus pandemic in Florida — where the league is set Read full article: NBA concern growing as coronavirus cases...→

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado public health officials on Friday reported an outbreak of the novel coronavirus among staffers at a residential camp in El Paso County, with at least [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials report coronav...→

As states see coronavirus surges, health officials say combination of factors responsible

As states see coronavirus surges, health officials say combination of factors responsible

This week, states throughout the nation have seen surges in coronavirus cases, with the average number of new cases per day increasing by about 20 percent to n [...] Read full article: As states see coronavirus surges, health...→

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered — putting at risk the real progress we have made in fighting the disease,” Newsom said. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: California Issues M...→

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Latinos age 25 to 54 have a coronavirus mortality rate at least five times greater than white people. Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos a...→

The Flight to the Suburbs Is Real and Growing, as Coronavirus Changes the Way People Live

The Flight to the Suburbs Is Real and Growing, as Coronavirus Changes the Way People Live

If millennials once piled into the cities, fueling downtown renewal and growth, apparently they are now piling out. The stay-at-home orders brought on by coron [...] Read full article: The Flight to the Suburbs Is Real and Gr...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

As coronavirus continues, growing trend of high school grads taking a gap year

As coronavirus continues, growing trend of high school grads taking a gap year

As virtual and in-person graduations start to wrap up around the tri-state area, students are starting to re-evaluate their future college plans. Read full article: As coronavirus continues, growing trend ...→

Brigham Health team on front lines of coronavirus testing

Brigham Health team on front lines of coronavirus testing

The Brigham Health team, continually on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic, were back out and testing Wednesday in Jamaica Plain at the Brookside Comm [...] Read full article: Brigham Health team on front lines of co...→

New Jersey health official reportedly fired after refusing coronavirus test to Gov. Murphy’s top aide

New Jersey health official reportedly fired after refusing coronavirus test to Gov. Murphy’s top aide

Former New Jersey health official Christopher Neuwirth has filed a lawsuit against New Jersey, claiming he was fired after he refused to give coronavirus tests [...] Read full article: New Jersey health official reportedly fi...→

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cody receiving threats over her handling of coronavirus closures

In an interview Tuesday, Cody did not address the threats specifically, but said “we’ve all taken more heat than we usually take. I try as much as possible to [...] Read full article: San Jose: Public Health Officer Sara Cod...→

Tower Health cutting 1,000 jobs, citing $212 million drop in revenue from the coronavirus

Tower Health cutting 1,000 jobs, citing $212 million drop in revenue from the coronavirus

The losses were in part related to restrictions prohibiting hospitals from performing elective procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic Read full article: Tower Health cutting 1,000 jobs, citing ...→

‘Still scared’: Health workers feeling toll of coronavirus fight

‘Still scared’: Health workers feeling toll of coronavirus fight

NEW YORK — Outside a back door to a hospital where the coronavirus hit like a hurricane, a half-dozen staffers gathered recently to look back, and look inward. [...] Read full article: ‘Still scared’: Health workers feeling t...→

NRCC: Democrat Conor Lamb Ignores Own Coronavirus Advice to Pose with Defund the Police Protesters

NRCC: Democrat Conor Lamb Ignores Own Coronavirus Advice to Pose with Defund the Police Protesters

NRCC spokesman Michael McAdams said that Conor Lamb continues to ignore social distancing advice to pose with "Defund the Police" protesters. Read full article: NRCC: Democrat Conor Lamb Ignores Own Co...→

Officials Fear Growing Center City Encampment To Protest Homelessness Poses Health, Safety Threat

Officials Fear Growing Center City Encampment To Protest Homelessness Poses Health, Safety Threat

Organizers oppose laws that prohibit encampments on public property and seek autonomy in allowing currently homeless or "unhoused" individuals to camp on city [...] Read full article: Officials Fear Growing Center City Encam...→

Public health expert says coronavirus case spike is 'the rest of the country experiencing that first wave'

Public health expert says coronavirus case spike is 'the rest of the country experiencing that first wave'

Harvard Global Health Institute director Dr. Ashish Jha told "Bill Hemmer Reports" Monday that the increase in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations across mu [...] Read full article: Public health expert says coronavirus ca...→

Riverside County health officials thrust into spotlight by coronavirus crisis

Riverside County health officials thrust into spotlight by coronavirus crisis

With mask orders and concert cancellations, health leaders have drawn praise and scorn as they try to balance safety with other concerns Read full article: Riverside County health officials thrust...→

Virginia museums begin to reopen after coronavirus shutdowns | WTOP

BLACKSBURG, Va. — Museums in Virginia have started reopening after being shuttered for three months because of the coronavirus pandemic. Phase 2 of Gov. Ralph [...] Read full article: Virginia museums begin to reopen after c...→

Tulsa health director ‘wishes’ Trump would reschedule rally amid coronavirus spike

Tulsa health director ‘wishes’ Trump would reschedule rally amid coronavirus spike

The director of Tulsa’s Health Department said he “wishes” President Trump would reschedule Saturday’s campaign rally as the city experiences an uptick in coro [...] Read full article: Tulsa health director ‘wishes’ Trump wou...→

Top Health Official: Israel Battling Second Coronavirus Wave

Top Health Official: Israel Battling Second Coronavirus Wave

The Health Ministry's head of health services on Sunday said Israel is embroiled in a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Top Health Official: Israel Battling Sec...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Chile’s Health Minister Resigns Amid Criticism

Coronavirus Live Updates: Chile’s Health Minister Resigns Amid Criticism

China closed a market that handles 90 percent of Beijing’s fresh fruit and vegetables after dozens of people tested positive. Florida sees a record number of n [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Chile’s Health...→

DC Detects New Peak in Coronavirus Cases: Health Officials

DC Detects New Peak in Coronavirus Cases: Health Officials

The number of coronavirus cases in the District reached a new peak Friday, health officials announced in their reporting of case totals Saturday. There were 63 [...] Read full article: DC Detects New Peak in Coronavirus Cases...→

News Quiz: World Health Organization, Coronavirus, Protests

News Quiz: World Health Organization, Coronavirus, Protests

Compiled by CHRIS STANFORD, WILL DUDDING and ANNA SCHAVERIEN JUNE 12, 2020... Did you follow the headlines this week? Take our quiz to find out. Last week, 97 [...] Read full article: News Quiz: World Health Organization, Co...→

Massachusetts is out of the coronavirus surge. But now officials have a different health care concern.

Massachusetts is out of the coronavirus surge. But now officials have a different health care concern.

"People aren’t stopping having heart attacks and strokes because of the pandemic. What’s happening is they’re not seeking needed medical care." Read full article: Massachusetts is out of the coronavirus ...→