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    RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil, the worlds No. 2 coronavirus hotspot after the United States, recorded 1,071 new deaths from the outbreak on Saturday, with a total of 1,839,850 confirmed cases, the Health Ministry said. Brazil has now recorded a total of 71,469 deaths, the ministry said. (Reporting by Gabriel Stargardter; Editing by Leslie Adler) Copyright 2020 Thomson Reuters.
    Gold prices fell minimally on Friday. The factor behind the drop was the strong recovery in the US stock markets that stopped the flow of money to the precious metal. Despite this, gold managed to finish with gains for the fifth consecutive week, in addition, during the week the futures market registered a new historical maximum of the contract while the spot gold price reached its highest level in the last nine years. gold in Comex August settled at $...
    President Trump on Saturday was seen wearing a face mask for the first time in public while touring Walter Reed Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Mr. Trump has long resisted wearing a face mask despite the recommendations of the White House, but he recently said hes all for masks. I think when youre in a hospital, especially in that particular setting, where youre talking to a lot of soldiers and people that in some cases just got off the operating...
    Even as coronavirus (COVID-19) cases surge within the state, it seems many Florida residents aren’t taking health and safety protocols seriously. Just ask Kevan Smith. The Rays catcher shared his experience with reporters Saturday as Tampa Bay and other MLB teams continue to prepare for a shortened 2020 season. Smith, a Pittsburgh native, said Pennsylvania and Florida are essentially two different worlds when it comes to wearing masks to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. MORE: A complete list of...
    Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) on Friday responded to remarks from Dr. Anthony Fauci — who recently said that states like Florida “opened up too quickly” — pointing out that there was “really no justification to not move forward” and reopen the state at the time. “I think there was really no justification to not move forward,” DeSantis said during a news conference in Orlando on Friday, explaining that the percentage of positive coronavirus test results was relatively low in May. “This is...
    Barcelona, ​​Jul 11 ​​(EFE) .- The successive outbreaks of COVID-19 in Lleida, which have led to the confinement of residences today, and the worrying rise in cases in L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, a densely populated city close to Barcelona, they do not give truce to the authorities, who reiterate the preventive measures over and over again. Nine people have died in Catalonia in the last hours as a result of the coronavirus, according to data provided to the Generalitat by funeral...
    By The Associated Press WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — Navajo Nation officials have reported 10 additional deaths from COVID-19 as the tribe’s sprawling reservation remains under the latest weekend lockdown imposed to combat the coronavirus outbreak. The tribe’s death toll rose to 396 as of Friday. Tribal officials also reported 56 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases, increasing the reservation’s total to nearly 8,100. The number of infections is thought to be far higher because many people have not been tested. Studies suggest...
    SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- The outbreak of COVID-19 is having a major impact across the world but also in cities across Northern California. A shelter-in-place has been issued in the Bay Area, along with a similar order statewide.The latest number of confirmed cases in the U.S. can be found at the CDCs 2019 Novel Coronavirus in the U.S. page. (The CDC updates the webpage on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.)Join anchor Kristen Sze for ABC7s new daily, interactive newscast about the...
    AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — The surge of COVID-19 cases in Texas continues as the state reported its highest daily count on Saturday with 10,351. Saturday’s count brought the total cases of the novel coronavirus to just over a quarter-million, dating to the start of tracking in early March. The true number of cases though is likely higher because many people have not been tested, and studies suggest people can be infected and not feel sick. A record 10,083 COVID-19 patients are...
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas reported a state-record 1,061 new cases of the new coronavirus Saturday but no new deaths related to the virus. State health officials reported the total cases of COVID-19, the illness caused by the new coronavirus, climbed to 27,864. The state said the death toll remained at 313 for the outbreak for which tracking began in early March. The true number of cases in Arkansas though is likely higher because many people have not been...
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The new coronavirus continues to cut its record-setting swath through Texas as state officials reported a record 10,351 new cases for the day Saturday. That brought the total cases of COVID-19, the illness caused by the virus, to just over a quarter-million dating to the start of tracking in early March. The true number of cases Arkansas though is likely higher because many people have not been tested, and studies suggest people can be infected and...
    FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky reported more than 450 additional cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, part of a troublesome trend of rising confirmed cases of the illness caused by the new coronavirus, Gov. Andy Beshear said. Beshear said in a news release that Kentucky has had more than 19,100 cases of the virus and at least 622 fatalities, including the deaths of a 69-year-old woman and an 86-year-old man from Jefferson County that were reported Saturday. The state reported an...
    By CHEVEL JOHNSON and MELINDA DESLATTE, Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Gov. John Edwards on Saturday ratcheted up Louisianas restrictions to combat the coronaviruss spread, saying hes instituting a statewide mask mandate, putting tougher limits on group gatherings and shuttering bars. The tightened requirements will take effect Monday, the Democratic governor said. The order is aimed at trying to curb a sharp rise in infections of COVID-19 that is sparking troubling surges in hospitalization rates. Masks will be required...
    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has asked all its members in Utah to wear face coverings when in public, a request that comes as confirmed infections in the state increase. The Deseret News reports that the Utah Area Presidency sent out the request in an email on Friday evening. The area presidency operates under the authority of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. “Now we ask all Latter-day Saints in the Utah...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — State health officials in Pennsylvania have added four states — including neighboring Delaware — to the travel quarantine recommendation aimed at stemming the spread of COVID-19 in the commonwealth. Officials said people who have traveled to Delaware, Iowa, Kansas and Oklahoma are being asked to self-quarantine for 14 days upon their return to Pennsylvania. The state earlier issued the recommendation for self-quarantine for people returning to the commonwealth from 15 other states — Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas,...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago is expanding outdoor dining this weekend, hoping to help cash-strapped restaurants make up a lot of lost revenue. CBS 2’s Jeremy Ross reports city officials closed streets in 10 neighborhoods this weekend, to allow restaurants more space for outdoor seating. In the West Loop, the service drives on a stretch of Randolph Street were shut down to accommodate diners. The dining pace in parts of Chicago is starting to pick up, in part because of what’s...
    World No.10 David Goffin is unsure whether he would travel to the USA in August to participate in the US Open. He is concerned about health safety, following a surge of novel coronavirus cases in New York over the last few months. ALSO READ: Fabio Fognini More Inclined Towards European Clay Season Than US Open Says Coach David Goffin is concerned about the US Open In an interview with Sky Sports, the 29-year old said, “I would love to...
    WESTFIELD, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Confirmed coronavirus cases jumped by nearly a dozen people in one New Jersey community Saturday. The mayor of Westfield says there are 11 new confirmed cases there. On Friday, the town learned of seven cases. RELATED STORY: NJ Health Department Medical Director Says Not Wearing A Mask Is ‘Akin To Going Drunken Driving’ As COVID-19 Cases Surge Across U.S. This now makes 28 cases since June 30 for Westfield. Mayor Shelley Brindle says Saturday’s 11 new...
    AUSTIN, Texas – The new coronavirus continues to cut its record-setting swath through Texas as state officials reported a record 10,351 new cases for the day Saturday. That brought the total cases of COVID-19, the illness caused by the virus, to just over a quarter-million dating to the start of tracking in early March. The true number of cases Arkansas though is likely higher because many people have not been tested, and studies suggest people can be infected and not...
    DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas County on Saturday reported 1,101 new cases of COVID-19 and four more deaths, marking the county’s highest daily average this week — and its deadliest. Saturday’s count brings the county’s total to 32,626, which is the second most in Texas behind Harris County. The four patients who died were over the age of 50 and all had underlying medical conditions. Three of them had been hospitalized while the other died at their long-term care facility. Saturday...
    Los Angeles County health officials on Saturday confirmed 2,916 new coronavirus cases and 57 more related deaths, as the region struggles with a surge of cases in the ongoing pandemic. There are more than 2,000 people hospitalized with the virus, with 27% of those confirmed cases in intensive care and 18% on ventilators, officials said. It’s a significant increase from the 1,350 to 1,450 daily hospitalizations seen a month ago, according to the county Health Department. L.A. County has identified...
    The US has once again set a record-high number of coronavirus cases for the fourth consecutive day.  According to an NBC News Tally, more than 70,000 people tested positive to COVID-19 on Friday, fueled by soaring numbers in California, Arizona, Texas and Florida.  In comparison, there were just above 63,900 new infections reported the previous day.   There are now 3,215,861 Americans who have been diagnosed with the highly contagious virus, and 134,420 who have died.   In Florida, the total number of...
    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon officials on Saturday reported 409 new coronavirus cases. The Oregon Health Authority said the high number is partially due to a new reporting system that prevented processing some positive cases on Thursday. The state is reporting 11,851 cases overall of the virus with 232 deaths. The number of infections is thought to be far higher because many people have not been tested, and studies suggest people can be infected with the virus without feeling sick....
    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Department of Heath and Senior Services is reporting 472 more confirmed cases of COVID-19, bringing the total to 27,133. The state on Saturday also reported five more deaths, bringing the total to 1,064. State health officials say new cases of the coronavirus are being spread primarily by young people who infect many others. Health department spokeswoman Lisa Cox on Friday said that the average age of newly diagnosed cases in the past week...
    LANSING, Mich. (AP) — More than 650 new cases of the COVID-19 virus have been confirmed in Michigan. Michigan’s Department of Health and Human Services reported Saturday that the 653 cases bring the state’s total to 68,948. Another 28 deaths have been reported from complications due to the virus, but 22 were from reviews of vital records. The state said 6,067 people in Michigan have died due to the coronavirus. Michigan also has 7,422 probable cases of the virus and...