Eurozone crisis live: Anger over Athens security clampdown for Angela Merkel – as it happened

So, since we are in a maritime conference, if I may use a metaphor – we have been building lifeboats during the storm in the euro area and it is not easy to build lifeboats during the storm, but we are making progress and I am fully confident that our member states, after what are […]

Harry Kazianis: In coronavirus economic crisis, Trump needs to be FDR – not Herbert Hoover

Trump and House Democrats called this week for a fourth round of economic stimulus to prevent a second Great Depression, on top of the $2.2 trillion stimulus bill passed by Congress and signed into law by the president last week. The president’s new plan calls for $2 trillion to rebuild our nation’s infrastructure and create […]

The Latest: Taiwan plans to donate 10 million face masks

Shipments temporarily stopped coming in, although an alternative supplier was later found, according to Tokyo Electric Power Co., the utility that runs Fukushima Dai-ichi. The 4,000 workers at the plant cannot always practice social distancing as they must come close to each other to carry out cleanup work, spokesman Joji Hara said Thursday.

You could be told to wear face masks in coronavirus fight after all – despite initial fears they don’t work

“Right now the people most at risk from this virus are frontline health workers who are exposed to the virus every second of every day.

Trump’s ambitious infrastructure vision faces Senate GOP roadblock

President TrumpDonald John TrumpBiden campaign: Trump and former vice president will have phone call about coronavirus Esper: Military personnel could help treat coronavirus patients ‘if push comes to shove’ Schumer calls for military official to act as medical equipment czar MORE faces a clash with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellOvernight Health Care: […]

Up to a million Britons are STILL stranded abroad scrambling to return home after countries closed their borders – including 6,000 unable to leave New Zealand after it grounded international flights

Mrs Davis said: ‘Went to the chemists in Candolim this morning (…) police were very aggressive at Calangute roundabout. We tried explaining that we had ordered medication but the police woman hit me hard on the bottom with her stick, had my phone in my hand and told her that was assault.

Merkel visits Greece as 50,000 people protest – as it happened

Barz was a prolific commenter on the Guardian website, contributing intelligent and well-reasoned views and analysis below-the-line. One of the guys who turns up again and again and helps make this blog work. Eeven if it were a quiet day, he’d have an interesting take or a cogent fact on the latest issue, or occasionally […]

WHO Director Says World Will Reach 1 Million Coronavirus Cases and 50,000 Deaths in the Next Few Days

Healthy individuals only need to wear a mask if taking care of a sick person. Wear a mask if you are coughing or sneezing. Masks are effective when used in combination with frequent hand cleaning. Do not touch the mask while wearing it. Clean hands if you touch the mask. Learn how to properly put […]

Latest West Hollywood Coronavirus Updates: 56 Cases Confirmed

The ongoing outbreak has lead local leaders to issue public safety orders banning private or public gatherings. Beaches and hiking trails have also been closed, as have any businesses deemed non-essential during the crisis. To slow the spread of the disease, people are also asked to stay home unless they’re leaving to buy absolute necessities, […]

Latest Echo Park-Silver Lake Coronavirus Updates: 25 Cases

Stay home when you are sick.Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe.Follow CDC’s recommendations for using a facemask.CDC does not recommend that people who are well wear a facemask to protect themselves […]