“Speak the truth. Speak it clearly. Speak it with compassion. Speak it with empathy for what folks are going through,” Obama Former President Barack Obama … Read more
U.S. President Donald Trump ordered top U.S. administration officials to help Italy in fighting the novel coronavirus by providing medical supplies, humanitarian relief and other … Read more
In the United States the trade unions representing flight attendants have begun to share that many members have tested positive and the numbers are also … Read more
The US senate has told members not to use video conferencing app Zoom over security concerns, the Financial Times reports.
Senators have been asked … Read more
United States First Lady Melania Trump called Laura Mattarella, the daughter of Italian President Sergio Mattarella, to express support for Italy as it battles against … Read more
Donald Trump lost an estimated $1bn of his paper fortune in the past month as the coronavirus lockdown forced the closure of offices, shopping centres, … Read more
Twitter Inc Chief Executive Officer Jack Dorsey pledged $1 billion of his stake in Square Inc, the payments processor that he co-founded and heads, … Read more
John Prine, the US folk and country singer beloved of Bob Dylan, Kris Kristofferson and more, has died aged 73 due to complications from Covid-19.… Read more
Apple has said it will soon be producing one million face shields a week for medical workers battling the coronavirus pandemic.
The tech giant had … Read more
Coronavirus patients around the world have been rushing to join remdesivir studies that opened in hospitals in the last few weeks.
Interest has been so … Read more
President Donald Trump has warned that the US will reach a “horrific point” in terms of death rates as one of the country’s top doctors … Read more
A slight dip in new coronavirus deaths in New York over the last 24 hours may be a glimmer of hope that the spread is … Read more
A four-year-old female Malayan tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for the coronavirus.
BBC reports that Bronx Zoo, in New York City, says … Read more
Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau has warned Donald Trump that his decision to stop a US manufacturing company from sending respirators to Canada could prompt … Read more
The Trump administration on Thursday looked set to join local officials in advising Americans to wear masks when venturing out during the still-exploding coronavirus … Read more
Father Corey Bassett-Tirrell hears a parishioner’s confession in the parking lot of St Mary’s Church in Chelmsford, Massachusetts.
Weather dependent, confessions will be heard in … Read more
Americans have responded to the coronavirus epidemic with a record-breaking number of gun purchases, according to new government data on the number of background … Read more
Security for Dr Anthony Fauci, the 79-year-old infectious disease expert who has become a calm, reassuring foil to Donald Trump at coronavirus briefings, has been … Read more
A six-week-old baby with coronavirus has died in Connecticut – reportedly the youngest person to die after catching the disease.
Connecticut governor Ned Lamont tweeted … Read more
Boeing Co was set to offer employee buyout and early retirement packages, two people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday, a bid to mitigate … Read more
Diabetes, heart disease and long-term lung problems are the most common underlying conditions among Americans hospitalized with the illness caused by the new coronavirus, but … Read more
The coronavirus has now killed more Americans than the 9/11 terror attacks — and the death toll is poised to rise in the weeks ahead.… Read more
3M Co expects to ramp up U.S. monthly production of N95 respirator masks to 50 million in June, the industrial giant said on Tuesday, … Read more
The captain of a US aircraft carrier carrying more than 4,000 crew has called for urgent help to halt a coronavirus outbreak on his … Read more
Russia is sending the United States medical equipment to help fight the coronavirus outbreak, the Interfax news agency reported, citing the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov.… Read more
More than 3,000 people have died from coronavirus in the U.S. and more than 163,800 confirmed cases have been reported across the country, according to … Read more
Donald Trump has said coronavirus deaths in the US are expected to peak in two weeks – as his top scientific adviser warned the outbreak … Read more
An infant who tested positive for the coronavirus has died in Chicago, USA, Illinois authorities announced.
It was the first known death of a child … Read more
Doctors the world over take an oath to fight against illness and help to make their patients get better; they fight death every day, hands … Read more
President Donald Trump retracted the decision of calling for a quarantine for coronavirus hotspots in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.
He added that a … Read more
The coronavirus pandemic could kill more than 81,000 people in the United States in the next four months and may not subside until June, according … Read more
Donald Trump has signed an unprecedented $2.2trn (£1.8tn) coronavirus relief bill to help American citizens and businesses affected by the outbreak.
The US president … Read more
Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said the timeline for the development of a coronavirus vaccine was proceeding … Read more
The US now has more confirmed cases of coronavirus than any other country, with more than 85,500 positive tests.
According to the latest figures collated … Read more