Joe Biden Talks Quarantine Campaigning, COVID-19 Response (Extended Interview)

Former Vice President Joe Biden talks to Jimmy via video chat about campaigning through quarantine, how the Trump administration is handling the coronavirus pandemic and why “the soul of America” is reflected in first responders. Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aN Watch The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Weeknights 11:35/10:35c Get more The … Read more Joe Biden Talks Quarantine Campaigning, COVID-19 Response (Extended Interview)

Noon briefing by the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

Noon briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General of the United Nations. Highlights: COVID-SG World Economic Prospects report COVID-country notes COVID-refugees Global Humanitarian Response Plan Libya Nigeria Somalia Afghanistan IAEA Syria Yemen WMO Full Highlights: https://www.un.org/sg/en/content/noon-briefing-highlight?date%5Bvalue%5D%5Bdate%5D=01%20April%202020

One California mayor tried guaranteed income. His advice to lawmakers: ‘It’s a great first step.’

The mayor of Stockton, Calif., which launched a basic income experiment last year through the Stockton Economic Empowerment Demonstration, offered U.S. policymakers some reassurance and a few notes of caution. Read more: https://wapo.st/3bKJHQK. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

Trump stops calling coronavirus ‘Chinese virus’

On Trump’s speech notes, “Chinese Virus” was crossed out by hand and an extra paragraph about protecting Asian Americans was added. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cgtn/?hl=zh-cn Twitter: https://twitter.com/CGTNOfficial Pinterest: … Read more Trump stops calling coronavirus ‘Chinese virus’

‘My Covid-19 vlog’: junior doctor shares insight amid coronavirus outbreak

NHS junior doctor Ed Hope has updated his YouTube channel by vlogging about his experience on the front line of the coronavirus emergency as Covid-19 cases grow in the UK, covering panic-buying to specialist mask fitting. Dr Hope’s Sick Notes is a YouTube channel that usually has a ‘light-hearted look at hospitals’, however the doctor … Read more ‘My Covid-19 vlog’: junior doctor shares insight amid coronavirus outbreak

Don’t touch | South Korea’s COVID-19 screening booths

Russia Today produced this item on South Korea’s Covid-19 screening booths, where staff leave nothing to chance: Seoul’s hospital introduced coronavirus ‘booths’ to test patients suspected of having Covid-19 without a direct contact, effectively reducing the risks of human-to-human contamination. Russia Today YouTube Channel While other countries argued initially about the threat posed by Covid-19 … Read more Don’t touch | South Korea’s COVID-19 screening booths

Beijing slams U.S. for stigmatizing China

The latest Chinese foreign ministry’s statement came after Donald Trump was photographed reading from notes at a press conference. The word “corona” was crossed out and replaced with “Chinese” to describe COVID-19. Trump has been defending his labeling of the disease as the “Chinese virus.” A Chinese foreign ministry spokesman defended China’s handling of the … Read more Beijing slams U.S. for stigmatizing China

Coronavirus in France: Solidarity between neighbours takes on a new meaning

Paris, France – TuesdayIn times of desperate need, solidarity between neighbors takes on new meaning. Fabien, 26 years old, went shopping this morning for his 82 year-old neighbor. . SOT Fabien Cochelin, voisin solidaire: I bought her pasta and sardines so she’ll have something to eat. It’s for a lady who lives across from me, … Read more Coronavirus in France: Solidarity between neighbours takes on a new meaning

MLB expected to suspend operations in response to spread of coronavirus, reports say | CBS Sports HQ

Major League Baseball will suspend spring training and all operations in response to the spread of coronavirus, according multiple reports, including from ESPN’s Jeff Passan. The start of the regular season will also likely be delayed, Passan notes. The decision comes after the league’s owners discussed plans on a conference call Thursday afternoon and just … Read more MLB expected to suspend operations in response to spread of coronavirus, reports say | CBS Sports HQ

The price of precaution: testing uninsured Americans for COVID-19

Healthcare remains a top issue for Americans heading to the polls. Andrew Lombardi, a Bernie Sanders supporter, notes that uninsured Americans have to pay $3,700 to be tested for Coronavirus, now characterized by WHO as a pandemic. “This is an economic issue and it’s a public health issue,” he said. “What’s that going to do … Read more The price of precaution: testing uninsured Americans for COVID-19

Cultivating Intelligence in Agricultural Robots | TC Sessions: Robotics + AI 2020

The benefits of robotics in agriculture are undeniable, yet at the same time only getting started. Lewis Anderson (Traptic) and Sebastien Boyer (Farmwise) will compare notes on the rigors of developing industrial-grade robots that both pick crops and weed fields respectively, and Pyka’s Michael Norcia will discuss taking flight over those fields with an autonomous … Read more Cultivating Intelligence in Agricultural Robots | TC Sessions: Robotics + AI 2020

Opinion: Don’t Let Your Common Sense Succumb To The Coronavirus

Should you cancel your travel plans with the #coronavirus spreading steadily around the world? Here’s why Bloomberg Opinion columnist Sarah Green Carmichael is going ahead with hers (armed with high-octane hand sanitizer). Here she writes: Over the past few days, a limitless supply of articles has tried to answer this question. The problem, though, is … Read more Opinion: Don’t Let Your Common Sense Succumb To The Coronavirus

What’s It Like Being a Coronavirus Doctor?

Alfred Wong is a cardiologist in a Hong Kong public hospital. He’s been fighting the coronavirus with a team of doctors. “I have colleagues of mine writing death notes, writing their last wishes down.” Hong Kong medical professionals participated in a strike in February after the government refused their demand to shut all entry points … Read more What’s It Like Being a Coronavirus Doctor?

Destiny 2 Is Ditching Loot Boxes – Inside Gaming Daily

Change the location of your IP address and bypass region locks at http://expressvpn.com/inside. good thing i bought 5,000 sparrows before i had to actually WORK for them Buy our shirt! https://is.gd/u3xCtA Follow us on Twitter! http://twitter.com/briangaar http://twitter.com/mc_lotta http://twitter.com/handsomemaster2 http://twitter.com/_rufhaus http://twitter.com/InsideGaming Sources: [Bungie] DESTINY 2020 DIRECTOR’S CUT https://tinyurl.com/rkg2g2b [Variety] Activision Blizzard Explains Why It’s Giving Away … Read more Destiny 2 Is Ditching Loot Boxes – Inside Gaming Daily

How the coronavirus outbreak is affecting the global economy | Counting the Cost

It was a bruising year for China. A trade war with the United States left its economy expanding at the slowest pace in 30 years. And economists estimate 4 million jobs may have been lost in 2019. This year is already being defined by the outbreak of the coronavirus which has killed thousands and has … Read more How the coronavirus outbreak is affecting the global economy | Counting the Cost