Coronavirus: Spain deaths pass 10,000 after 950 died in single-day

Illa warned that the country’s health service remains under strain, saying: “Even observing a decrease in the number of admissions, the long stays in these units produce an effect of accumulation of patients because of which there still remains difficult weeks for our health system.”

Baton Rouge family mourns coronavirus death of 58-year-old dad and Georgia-Pacific employee

They were a “blended family,” Cary Hollins said — the two brought their own children from separate relationships when they married in 2011. Her husband enjoyed family gatherings, annual vacations, outdoor cooking and action movies. He cared about education, not only for his children but for other youth in the community.

Coronavirus: Israel’s PM Netanyahu to self-isolate for week after minister tests positive

ALSO READ: COVID-19: Driver who tested positive in Niger on the run Health Minister Yaakov Litzman is in good condition, according to a statement from the Health Ministry. The 71-year old and his wife, who also tested positive, will remain at home, where the Health Minister will continue to carry out his job, the statement […]

Acadiana families find creative ways to see loved ones during coronavirus restrictions

“People are organizing window walks in their neighborhoods where people stop by senior citizens’ homes where they can just wave through the window,” said Julie Isenberg, owner of Right at Home, an in-home care company, in Lafayette. “Another thing we’re seeing is people creating care packages with comfort foods that fit within their dietary guidelines, […]

Doctor contracts coronavirus while treating infected patients in Edo

“There is no form of life insurance for them. There is no form of compensation. To say the least, what these doctors benefit at the end of every month as hazard allowance is N5, 0000. So, we are worried that if victory against COVID-19, Lassa fever outbreak in the country is to be achieved, the […]

Coronavirus Jobs: Record Numbers File For Unemployment In California, Nationally

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF/AP) — With Californians who have lost their jobs or been furloughed during the coronavirus shutdown signing up for unemployment at a record rate, national figures released Thursday revealed that more than 6.6 million Americans applied for benefits across the country last week.

18 Baton Rouge residents have now died from coronavirus, coroner says

All had been hospitalized for several days before succumbing to the disease. The youngest victim was admitted to the hospital March 15, two days before Baton Rouge saw its first confirmed case of coronavirus and a full week before Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards issued his order calling on residents to stay home for all […]

Coronavirus pandemic: 2020 Wimbledon Championships cancelled

ALSO READ: Italy’s coronavirus death count still high as lockdown extended to April 13 The cancellation means that there will be no chance for Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep to defend their singles titles, while it is a huge blow to Roger Federer’s hopes of adding to his 20 Grand Slam titles. Serena Williams, who will […]

FoodMaxx, Lucky, Save Mart Supermarkets Establish Hours For Coronavirus First Responders

“We want to give thanks to the dedicated, hardworking first responders throughout all our communities working the front lines during these extraordinary times,” Hal Levitt, Senior Vice President of Retail Operations for Save Mart Companies said in a statement. “Medical, law and fire personnel are putting their lives on the line during this pandemic and […]

Lamar cutting billboard spending, reevaluating dividends, freezes hiring in reaction to coronavirus

Sean Reilly, chief executive officer, said Lamar started the year with “tremendous momentum,” but the measures taken to control the spread of the disease have taken a toll on the company and the broader economy. The digital billboard business is a good gauge of overall economic health.