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    Rush Limbaugh In the space of less than five months, conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh has gone from haughtily dismissing the coronavirus as nothing more threatening than the “common cold” to scolding Americans for not adapting to the raging pandemic in the manner of the hardy pioneers of the Donner Party, who infamously only survived a deadly winter crossing of the Rockies by restoring to cannibalism. The Presidential Medal of Freedom winner made this last, gruesome analogy during...
    DUBLIN, Ohio — When you’re 80, you’re allowed a senior moment or two. Jack Nicklaus had a doozy on Sunday. Nicklaus unwittingly delivered a deliciously awkward faux pas near the end of Sunday’s final round of the Workday Charity Open, which was won by Collin Morikawa on the third playoff hole over Justin Thomas at Nicklaus’ Muirfield Village Golf Club, the same course on which this week’s Memorial will be played. Nicklaus, the founder and designer of the golf course...
    By Colin Packham SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australias most populous states will impose harsher restrictions on movement if a COVID-19 outbreak is not quickly bought under control, state premiers said on Wednesday. Australia has been heralded as a global leader in containing COVID-19, but in the last week it has seen a surge in new cases. Desperate to contain the outbreak, Victoria state last week forced about five million people into a six-week lockdown. Still, Victoria said it has found another...
    BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Australia’s so-called Sunshine State continues to be a safe haven for professional sports in the country because of its relatively strong success in dealing with the coronavirus. Six Melbourne-area Australian Football League teams have already been relocated temporarily to Queensland because of a spike in COVID-19 infections in Victoria state and a subsequent six-week lockdown of the city. On Wednesday, AFL officials told the Queensland government they would like more clubs to make the move north....
    AUSTIN, Texas – A record number of people with the coronavirus were in Texas hospitals on Tuesday as the state also set a record for the number of new cases reported. The number of people in Texas hospitals has continued to climb after topping 10,000 for the first time on Friday, and the state recorded 10,569 people hospitalized Tuesday as it tries to contain the spread in what has become one of Americas biggest hot zones. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott...
    coronavirus and more than 40 laboratories around the world are working on a vaccine to immunize the population against COVID-19. “data-reactid =” 12 “> Some enthusiasts say it could be at the end of 2020, others more cautious believe that it will take two years, the truth is that humanity is fighting the clock with the coronavirus and more than 40 laboratories around the world are working on a vaccine to immunize the population against COVID-19. Remdesivir, an experimental antiviral,...
    A TRANSGENDER employee at Burger King who died of coronavirus complications was made to continue to work despite having symptoms, while bosses blamed her death on her transition medication, it has been claimed. Staff at the branch in Santa Monica, LA county, are striking over the death of Angela Martinez Gómez, who they say was made to work for a full week even while she displayed symptoms, and was not given protective gear. 5 Angela Martinez Gomez, from Oaxaca, Mexico,...
    Republican strategists are warning that President Trump’s push to reopen schools will flop with critical suburban voters unless the coronavirus is put in check and confidence in his pandemic leadership revives. Trump is urging K-12 schools to reopen for in-person instruction this fall amid a spike in coronavirus cases in states across the country, threatening to block federal funds from noncompliant school districts. After haphazard distance learning programs implemented for the spring lockdown left parents frustrated and exhausted, senior Republican...
    Empty Classroom In Elementary School. Education Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images An Arizona teacher died from the coronavirus in late June.  Kimberley Chavez Lopez Byrd was sharing a classroom with two other teachers for two hours a day to online teach, and despite following safety protocols all three caught the virus.  The two other teachers Jena Martinez and Angela Skillings are arguing that their circumstances show why schools should not reopen in the fall.  Visit Business Insiders...
    Nearly 100 Breonna Taylor protesters arrested on Kentucky AGs lawn Floods and the coronavirus create more uncertainty for China as food prices climb James Harden arrives in NBA’s Orlando restart bubble © Mike Stobe/Getty Images Turns out the Beard is feeling fine — Tuesday night he arrived in Orlando for the NBA’s restart. James Harden arrives five days after his teammates — without an explanation as to why — and now must pass three coronavirus tests before he can join...
    YONKERS, Westchester County (WABC) -- A rally was held in Yonkers Tuesday to help save a Catholic school shut down in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.Several hundreds of people gathered in Yonkers Tuesday night to support their beloved school, St. Paul the Apostle, which goes from kindergarten through eighth grade.Were a family. This is what families do, father John Mitchell said.Mitchells three young boys attend this school, at least they used to.Its not right. Its not fair, fifth grader...
    Based on several studies, the WHO pandemic management team leader has determined who is least likely to get the new coronavirus. Less sensitive children According to Maria Van Kerkkhove, responsible for managing the pandemic inWHO, the children less than 10 years of age are least likely to be infected with Covid-19. According to him, they only develop a mild form of the disease when infected. The team leader drew his conclusions from several studies aimed at characterizing antibodies to children,...
    MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) — As the demand for coronavirus test kits increases, one local warehouse is helping meet the demand. Berlin Packaging has switched gears, doing something they have never done before. They are assembling coronavirus test kits. KDKA got an exclusive look inside Berlin Packaging on Tuesday. Part of the warehouse is a place for assembling the kits, which are shipped to hospitals and testing sites in Pittsburgh and around the country. Dan Waters says one of his...
    LAKE ZURICH, Ill. (WLS) -- Thirty-six cases of COVID-19 have been identified in a group of Lake Zurich High School Students who were part of athletic camps last week.The cases have been tied to social events before the camps even started, and the positive test results among young people are part of an overall trend Lake County, Illinois, health officials have seen in the last month.RELATED: Lake County warns of rising COVID-19 cases in young peopleEMBED More News Videos Lake...
    LAKE ZURICH, Ill. -- Thirty-six cases of COVID-19 have been identified in a group of Lake Zurich High School Students who were part of athletic camps last week.The cases have been tied to social events before the camps even started, and the positive test results among young people are part of an overall trend Lake County, Illinois, health officials have seen in the last month.RELATED: Lake County warns of rising COVID-19 cases in young peopleEMBED More News Videos Lake County...
    Guayaquil (Ecuador), Jul 14 (EFE) .- The COVID-19 pandemic as well as the instability and institutional chaos in the Ecuadorian Football Federation (FEF) motivated this Tuesday the resignation of the entity’s sports director, the Spanish Antonio Cordón, who also has an offer to join Real Betis in his country. “I have ceased to be the Sports Director of the FEF for reasons primarily of a context of COVID-19, which drastically changed the way the world works and people’s lives,” Cordón...
    Chinas Wanda Film Warns of $226M Loss After 6 Months of Cinema Shutdowns Vista-Backed Software Maker Datto Files Confidentially for IPO NHL announces exhibition schedule, start times for qualifying round The NHL announced an exhibition schedule and the start times for the first three games of each play-in series and round-robin tournament of the 24-team playoffs. © Kevin Sousa / National Hockey League / Getty Each team will play one tuneup game before the postseason begins Aug. 1. Broadcast...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Preliminary data from the Pfizer, BioNTech Phase 1 mRNA COVID-19 vaccine trials are showing promise, according to the University of Maryland School of Medicine.  Trials have been conducted at the University of Maryland’s Center for Vaccine Development.  CORONAVIRUS COVERAGE: TIMELINE: Coronavirus In Maryland, Tracking The Spread Latest coronavirus stories from WJZ Latest CDC Guidelines Phase III efficacy trials for COVID-19 vaccines are expected to begin in the area soon, according to the University of Maryland’s Center...
    DUBLIN, Ohio — When you’re 80, you’re allowed a senior moment or two. Jack Nicklaus had a doozy on Sunday. Nicklaus unwittingly delivered a deliciously awkward faux pas near the end of Sunday’s final round of the Workday Charity Open, which was won by Collin Morikawa on the third playoff hole over Justin Thomas at Nicklaus’ Muirfield Village Golf Club, the same course on which this week’s Memorial will be played. Nicklaus, the founder and designer of the golf course...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — San Bernardino County reported additional deaths attributed to the novel coronavirus Tuesday, while Ventura reported additional cases. A man wearing a face covering is reflected in the window of a closed barber shop in Los Angeles July 14. (Photo by Apu Gomes/AFP-Getty) San Bernardino County health officials reported 954 newly confirmed cases and two more fatalities, bringing the countywide total to 20,456 cases and 309 deaths. Of those who had contracted the illness, an estimated 11,370...
    One person, an asymptomatic carrier of coronavirus, is believed to be behind a “cluster” of 71 individuals in China. The chain of contamination is said to have started in an elevator. She had no Covid-19 symptoms After staying in the United States, a woman from Heilongjiang returned to China March 19. She had no symptoms of Covid-19, but still had to respect fourteen since she was returning from a country very affected by the pandemic. On March 31, then April...
    AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – A record number of people with the coronavirus were in Texas hospitals on Tuesday as the state also set a record for the number of new cases reported. The number of people in Texas hospitals has continued to climb after topping 10,000 for the first time on Friday, and the state recorded 10,569 people hospitalized Tuesday as it tries to contain the spread in what has become one of America’s biggest hot zones. Gov. Greg Abbott...
    Dr. Robert R. Redfield, director of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), said on Tuesday that a universal masking policy could bring the coronavirus epidemic “under control” in four to eight weeks, just one day after stating that cloth masks “may” help reduce the spread of the virus. “The time is now,” Redfield said during an interview with the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). “I think if we can get everyone to wear masks right now,...
    SYDNEY (Reuters) - New Zealand must prepare for new coronavirus outbreaks as the pandemic spreads globally but will not drop its elimination strategy if community transmission was discovered, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Wednesday. Ardern said the epidemic was now exploding outside New Zealand and countries that had been models in the fight against COVID-19 had now experienced further community outbreaks. The government released a new framework on how it intended to fight the virus in the event of...
    MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexicos Health Ministry on Tuesday reported 7,051 new confirmed coronavirus infections and 836 additional fatalities, bringing the total in the country to 311,486 cases and 36,327 deaths. The government has said the real number of infected people is likely significantly higher than the confirmed cases. (Reporting by Miguel Angel Gutierrez) Copyright 2020 Thomson Reuters.