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Pakistan: hundreds of cats, dogs or rabbits, indirect victims of the coronavirus

Tuesday  16:20,   07 april 2020

© Supplied by Le Point They were stored in miserable conditions and were not fed due to the confinement of cities. In Pakistan , hundreds of kittens, puppies and other rabbits became indirect victims of the new coronavirus. Two weeks after the... >>>

Parisian chefs join forces to feed the nursing staff of the hospitals

Tuesday  16:20,   07 april 2020

© LP / A.G. Careful packaging for packed lunches for caregivers. No more sandwiches. Thanks to Parisian chefs, the nursing staff at Compiègne hospital are improving their daily lives. “During this confinement period, our establishments are closed.... >>>

Mayor's Wife Violates Stay-at-Home Order to Party at Illegally Open Bar

Tuesday  15:41,   07 april 2020

Alton Mayor Brant Walker saisd his wife Shannon will receive same punishment at those found inside bar at 1 a.m.Alton Mayor Brant Walker said he is "embarrassed" by the incident, which occurred just days after he urged police to be more strict in... >>>

Chris Cuomo shares 'scary' chest X-rays as he continues to fight coronavirus

Tuesday  15:31,   07 april 2020

The CNN host also urged anyone else who contracts COVID-19 to get up and move around as much as possible to help combat the symptoms.Bing COVID-19 tracker: Latest numbers by country and... >>>

Pandemic Leads to Shunning and Shaming in Small Towns

Tuesday  15:22,   07 april 2020

Virus vigilantes call out and report neighbors they suspect aren’t strict about social distancing or quarantine, reflecting the social strains on communities as the shutdown isolates neighbors and raises suspicion and fear. In rural Farmington,... >>>

'No farms, no food, no Walmart.' Idaho agriculture industry grapples with coronavirus

Tuesday  15:00,   07 april 2020

While the rest of the state is settling into a stay-at-home order and bracing for more impacts from coronavirus, Idaho agriculture is just ramping up. Farmers, farmworkers and ag industry leaders have to balance the struggle to keep workers safe and >>>

USA: John Fitzgerald Kennedy's grand niece found dead

Tuesday  14:31,   07 april 2020

Maeve Kennedy McKean, grand niece of the president assassinated in 1963, died in a canoe trip. Police are still looking for her 8-year-old son. © AFP The Parisian A new drama in the most famous dynasty in the United States. Maeve Kennedy McKean,... >>>

Despite battling COVID-19, oncologist continues treating patients virtually

Tuesday  14:26,   07 april 2020

HARTFORD, Conn. - When Dr. Justin Persico first began experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, his mind immediately went to his patients. As a medical oncologist at Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center at Trumbull, part of Yale Cancer Center, he was all too... >>>

Nursing home presuming all 800 patients, staff have COVID-19

Tuesday  14:02,   07 april 2020

Facility outside Pittsburgh says 52 patients and staff have tested positive and three patients have diedThe Brighton Rehabiliation & Wellness Center, northwest of the city, says they'll all be treated as... >>>

National Guard helps food banks respond to sharp increase in food insecurity

Tuesday  11:15,   07 april 2020

Soldiers with the Kentucky National Guard are helping local food banks tackle the food insecurity that has come with the coronavirus outbreak. Dare to Care Food Bank gave out 600,000 more pounds of food last month than it did in March of 2019.... >>>

Massive fire destroys, damages more than 3,500 rental cars near Florida airport

Tuesday  09:26,   07 april 2020

The fire burned 15 acres in an area where extra rental cars are parked to service the Southwest Florida International Airport. Witnesses saw and heard multiple small explosions, flames jumping high in the air and showers of sparks. The cars weren't... >>>

Crewmember on Navy hospital ship Comfort tests positive for coronavirus

Tuesday  09:26,   07 april 2020

A crewmember aboard the Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort has tested positive for the coronavirus.The news comes on the same day that the hospital ship was designated to begin treating COVID-19 patients in New York City, a reversal from the earlier... >>>

10,000 dead of coronavirus in USA, more fatalities than six wars combined

Tuesday  09:10,   07 april 2020

U.S. officials have repeatedly likened the coronavirus outbreak to a military struggle, and members of the armed forces have joined in the fight.That total surpasses the number of battle deaths from six U.S. wars combined, according to data from the >>>

CDC head downplays COVID-19 models, says deaths will be 'much lower' than projected

Tuesday  08:25,   07 april 2020

The CDC director said Monday that the death toll from the novel coronavirus will be “much, much, much lower” than models have projected. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Holyoke Soldiers' Home, site of deadly outbreak, dealt with systemic issues for years, staffers and union say

Tuesday  08:00,   07 april 2020

Two employees of the Holyoke Soldiers' Home in Massachusetts told CNN they felt the home was woefully unprepared for a coronavirus outbreak in part due to long-standing systemic issues like short staffing. © WWLP Soldiers' Home in Holyoke... >>>