Sydney news: Western Sydney school closes after coronavirus case, woman charged for coughing in Snowy Mountains

Aviation emissions to plummet Australia’s carbon emissions from air travel could be cut in half due to the coronavirus pandemic, a reduction of 13.2 megatonnes of CO2 in the air this year, according to a new study released today.

Kentucky Gun Range Confirms ABC’s ‘Syrian Combat Footage’ Comes From Its Range

Knob Creek Gun Range told the DCNF Wednesday that it determined the video came from the range. Previously, it said that they were in the midst of investigating ABC’s reporting but that the images “look to be” from their property, the Washington Examiner reported.

British backpackers are booted out of Down Under: Australian PM orders all foreign tourists home after fury at bad behaviour during coronavirus crisis – who now face scramble for over-priced flights

He wrote: ‘We’re stranded here, a lot of us without family or even friends, a huge chunk now out of work, and even more of us having flights home repeatedly cancelled leaving us with no funds and no way out.

Nurse in self-isolation fears she may have infected FORTY people with coronavirus after treating a sick patient when she wasn’t wearing protective gear

 ‘They had whole hazmat suits on and they were protected from head to toe. Whereas I’m standing there in my uniform wearing a pair of gloves ready to walk on to the next vulnerable client after he went off to hospital,’ she said (PICTURED, paramedics respond to a coronavirus outbreak at an aged care facility […]

CBS News Airs Footage Of Italian Hospital While Reporting On New York’s Coronavirus Crisis

“CBS This Morning” discussed Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s allegation that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) only gave the state 400 ventilators when they needed 30,000. (RELATED: Kentucky Gun Range Confirms ABC’s ‘Syrian Combat Footage’ Comes From Its Range)

Politicians keep shifting the goal posts as though the public isn’t watching

A sporting chanceAnd in an another, almost eerie parallel with an earlier political scandal — the so-called White Board or sports rorts affair that cost Labor minister Ros Kelly her job — it emerged late on Thursday that hundreds of applications for sports facilities were recommended for funding by Sport Australia, but rejected by then-sports […]

Grounded planes amid the coronavirus pandemic will cut aviation emissions in half, says report

Stay up-to-date on the coronavirus outbreakDownload the ABC News app and subscribe to our range of news alerts for the latest on how the pandemic is impacting the worldYou can also get up-to-date information on the Federal Government’s Coronavirus Australia app, available on the App Store, Google Play and the Government’s WhatsApp channel.

Biden fights for attention in coronavirus news cycle

“He’s not going to do a daily press conference to try and achieve parity with Trump,” said former Rep. Steve IsraelSteven (Steve) J. IsraelThe Hill’s Campaign Report: Biden offers to talk coronavirus response with Trump The Hill’s Campaign Report: Biden looks for end to Democratic primary The bad record of this national crisis MORE (D-N.Y.), […]

V8 Supercars engineers take their talents from the track to the hospital as they create a ventilator prototype that could help save the lives of coronavirus victims

More than 50 per cent of doctors were buying their own equipment, while almost 85 per cent said they were not confident they would have enough in the near future.

Costume-themed bin outings go viral as people look for laughs during coronavirus isolation

Laughing at the absurdity Shane Rogers, a lecturer in psychology at Edith Cowan University, said the social media trend was a good way for people to laugh at the unusual situation the world has found itself in.