US tops 90,000 COVID-19 cases in 24 hours for first time

WASHINGTON: The United States notched a record number of new coronavirus cases on Thursday (Oct 29),…

Global COVID-19 cases rise by single-day record of half a million

LONDON: Global coronavirus cases rose by more than 500,000 for the first time on Wednesday (Oct…

China coronavirus news: Virus found in ‘densely packed’ factory with forced labour links | World | News

The factory was set up by Beijing in a bid to help locals out of poverty,…

US logs highest number of Covid cases since pandemic began with 89,000 in a single day

New Covid cases in the US topped 89,000 for the first time in the largest single-day…

In the Face of a Pandemic, the World Turns to Trade — Global Issues

“International cooperation is the only tool to face the situation, threatened by nationalism, import substitution, protectionism…

Canada posts 2nd-highest total of new coronavirus cases as U.S., world smash records – National

Canada reported another 2,951 new cases of the novel coronavirus Thursday, nearly hitting the daily…

Trump, Biden hold duelling rallies in battleground Florida as Covid-19 resurges

Issued on: 30/10/2020 – 01:54 President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden rallied supporters on…

Coronavirus live news: Europe leaders told to ‘act urgently’ as global daily case records tumble | World news

8.26pm EDT 20:26 Sally Weale A quarter of nurseries and childminders in deprived areas of England…

Exxon To Cut 14,000 Jobs As Pandemic Hits Oil Demand

Exxon Mobil Corp said on Thursday it could cut its global workforce by about 15%, including…

Angela Merkel HECKLED in German Parliament as she announced new coronavirus lockdown | World | News

Under the new rules all bars, restaurants and gyms will be required to close for the…

EU to fund transfer of Covid-19 patients between countries as strain on hospitals grows

Issued on: 30/10/2020 – 00:11 The European Union will finance the transfer of patients across borders…

Amazon third-quarter earnings soar as pandemic sales triple profits | Amazon

Amazon reported blowout third-quarter results on Thursday as a pandemic sales boost helped the company triple…

How the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the US election | US & Canada

In February as the Iowa caucuses were getting under way, to kick off the election year,…

Coronavirus: Majority of Americans don’t expect US to recover from the pandemic until the end of 2021

A majority of Americans don’t think the United States will recover from the coronavirus pandemic until…

Global coronavirus case total rises by record 500,000 cases in one day – National

Global coronavirus cases rose by more than 500,000 for the first time on Wednesday, a…

European Countries Revive Restrictions To Battle COVID-19 Spike : NPR

Germany and France have become the latest European countries to introduce limited public health lockdowns, in…

Facebook Warns Of Tough 2021 As Pandemic Boosts Ad Revenue

Facebook Inc on Thursday warned of a tougher 2021 despite beating analysts’ estimates for quarterly revenue…

As virus surges, Trump rallies keep packing in thousands

WASHINGTON – There are no crowds at Disneyland, still shut down by the coronavirus. Fewer fans…

Add to cart: Amazon.com reports record profits amid pandemic | US & Canada News

The online retailer has seen its business boom as the coronavirus pandemic once again drives shoppers…

Trump’s closing argument on the virus clashes with science, and voters’ lives.

As an immense new surge in coronavirus cases sweeps the United States, President Trump is closing…

French rush to buy toilet paper and pasta ahead of second lockdown

Issued on: 29/10/2020 – 21:09 Stores and businesses across France were filled Thursday by people racing…

Celebrating Halloween amid coronavirus? Consider these safety tips

While Halloween may look different amid coronavirus, there are still many ways to safely enjoy the holiday,…

United to offer free coronavirus testing on select Newark-to-London flights

United Airlines announced Thursday that it will offer free coronavirus testing to travelers on select flights…

Barking up the right tree? Dogs being used to sniff out COVID-19 in Finland

Sniffer dogs are usually used to detect drugs or explosives. But at Helsinki airport in Finland,…

Coronavirus: Czech Republic has its third health minister in just six weeks

The Czech Republic has its third health minister in just six weeks as the country grapples…

Marshall Islands records first coronavirus cases on US military base

The Office of the Chief Secretary announced on Wednesday that two workers at a US military…

Plan to detect coronavirus in wastewater may help pinpoint contact tracing needs

Researchers are nearing completion of a mathematical algorithm to help pinpoint the source of coronavirus infections…

Germany news: Angela Merkel crisis as German chancellor loses control of lockdown | World | News

On Wednesday, Ms Merkel announced Germany will enter a four-week national lockdown from November 2. It comes…

Angela Merkel calls second Covid shutdown amid record rise in cases as Europe braces for second wave

ANGELA Merkel has slapped Germany with a second coronavirus lockdown amid a record rise in cases.…

Coronavirus cases reach single-day record in this state

Maine on Thursday set a single-day record for new cases of the novel coronavirus, according to…