The Virus: The latest on the world’s fight against the coronavirus | ABC News

Each week, Jeremy Fernandez takes an in-depth look at the spread of COVID-19, bringing you crucial information on the coronavirus crisis. This week’s program focuses on the ongoing spike in cases in Victoria, and how likely it is that spike could spread interstate. Dr Norman Swan joins the panel to discuss how likely it is … Read more The Virus: The latest on the world’s fight against the coronavirus | ABC News

Five Things to Know About the New Swine Flu Virus in China

The most prevalent strain of influenza spreading among pigs in China has sparked concern among scientists, who say it has certain properties that give it pandemic potential. Chief among them: The virus has infected humans. So far it isn’t known to spread from person to person, but the worry is that with further mutations, it … Read more Five Things to Know About the New Swine Flu Virus in China

Many holiday destinations get green light after days of confusion – BBC News

After several days of confusion, a list of around 60 countries that will be exempt from quarantine rules in England has finally been published by the government. The changes will come into effect on 10th July. Spain, France, Germany and Italy are among the countries on the list, meaning visitors from England won’t have to … Read more Many holiday destinations get green light after days of confusion – BBC News

“Enjoy summer safely” says PM as pubs and restaurants open in England – BBC News

Boris Johnson has urged the public to “enjoy summer safely,” as the coronavirus lockdown is eased for England’s hospitality sector. Pubs and restaurants as well as hairdressers are among the businesses that are reopening for the first time in months. But speaking at the Downing Street news conference, the Prime Minister warned “we aren’t out … Read more “Enjoy summer safely” says PM as pubs and restaurants open in England – BBC News

Hospitals slowly return to normal but fear of second coronavirus wave hangs over staff | ITV News

Words by ITV News Health Editor Emily Morgan As I walked into Heartlands Hospital in Birmingham, I felt something profoundly different to what I’d experienced on recent hospital visits. There was no tension. From acute wards, to the emergency department and on to the intensive care unit, staff were busy, but relaxed. There was an … Read more Hospitals slowly return to normal but fear of second coronavirus wave hangs over staff | ITV News

Travel awaits as England to end quarantine

Britain will end coronavirus quarantines for people arriving in England from more than 50 countries Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Reuters Follow Reuters on Twitter: … Read more Travel awaits as England to end quarantine

New French PM Castex takes helm: ‘I’m not here for limelight – I’m here to get results’

France’s new prime minister, Jean Castex, warned on Friday that the coronavirus pandemic was not over and an economic crisis was already making itself felt, as he took the helm of President Emmanuel Macron’s government. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe … Read more New French PM Castex takes helm: ‘I’m not here for limelight – I’m here to get results’

Paul Pierce is not a big fan of the NBA’s ‘second bubble’ idea | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Chiney Ogwumike and Paul Pierce discuss whether the LA Clippers shutting down their practice facility due to coronavirus cases will affect their chances at winning the 2019-20 NBA title, the NBA opening up a “second bubble” for the eight teams that weren’t invited to the one in Orlando, Florida, and Donovan Mitchell and … Read more Paul Pierce is not a big fan of the NBA’s ‘second bubble’ idea | The Jump

‘Heading to pure hell’: Texas counts the cost of lifting coronavirus lockdown early

Texas could become one of the states worst affected by coronavirus after it was among the first to lift lockdown measures. Its governor has ordered most residents to wear face coverings in public spaces in response to mounting pressure from local authorities struggling with a surge in COVID-19 infections. The state hit a record of … Read more ‘Heading to pure hell’: Texas counts the cost of lifting coronavirus lockdown early

Here’s How This Interabled Couple Is Facing the Coronavirus Together

Meet Hannah and Shane, the popular YouTube couple who are on a mission to normalize love and dating in interabled relationships. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email us at quicktakenews@gmail.com QuickTake … Read more Here’s How This Interabled Couple Is Facing the Coronavirus Together

UK eases lockdown: Hairdressers, pubs and cafes set to reopen

England takes another step back towards normality on Saturday with hairdressers, cafes and pubs reopening their doors. It is good news for the hospitality sector, which has already lost millions due to the coronavirus lockdown. But as Al Jazeera’s Emma Hayward reports from Rutland, there are still fears that opening up could invite a new … Read more UK eases lockdown: Hairdressers, pubs and cafes set to reopen

US unemployment drops in June – five million people back at work

US President Donald Trump has praised the latest employment data as proof that the country is back on track. Nearly five million Americans went back to work in June. But overall, only a third of the 22 million jobs lost during the pandemic has been restored. This comes as the United States registers another daily … Read more US unemployment drops in June – five million people back at work

Coronavirus: Easing the lockdown – Ask the experts

After more than three months of lockdown, some aspects of life in England will return to some semblance of normality this weekend. But there is still some confusion about the new rules, and why they are being brought in now. Sky’s Jayne Secker speaks to a panel of experts from the world of science, medicine … Read more Coronavirus: Easing the lockdown – Ask the experts

Trump to Host Mask-Optional Mount Rushmore Fireworks Show in South Dakota as Virus Spikes

Donald Trump heads to Mount Rushmore Friday for an early Independence Day celebration with thousands of guests who won’t be required to wear masks or socially distance, as the president continues an aggressive public schedule despite a spike in U.S. coronavirus cases. Friday’s show will feature a military flyover and the first fireworks in more … Read more Trump to Host Mask-Optional Mount Rushmore Fireworks Show in South Dakota as Virus Spikes