Racing industry shuns calls to shut down if participant tests positive for coronavirus

What the experts are saying about coronavirus:It’s important to know the signs of stress and anxiety and when to seek supportAustralia’s banks can withstand the coronavirus shock but high debt levels leave few buffers

Governor: Man in 40s becomes 5th virus death in New Mexico

Lujan Grisham said the federal government has granted the state’s request for a U.S. Army field hospital to be set up and federal officials are looking at other sites around New Mexico where temporary medical clinics can be established to add capacity for the health care system.

Trump’s self-congratulatory presence marks stark contrast with death toll

Some 48% of Americans said the government has done a good job in preventing the spread of the novel coronavirus, while 47% say the government has done a poor job. Opinions are sharply split according to partisan identification — a factor likely to hamper national unity at a vital moment.

UK races to convert a convention hall into hospital for coronavirus patients

“Obviously we don’t want to use those beds,” Forrest said. “If we have to use this facility, which again I really hope we don’t… we will need thousands of doctors and nurses and volunteers to run this facility.”

Coronavirus transforms New York as US deaths top 4,000

NEW YORK: Emergency field hospitals were readied in New York’s Central Park and at the home of the US Open tennis tournament as the number of American deaths from the coronavirus pandemic surged past 4,000 — higher than the toll in China. The pandemic has killed more than 1,700 New Yorkers and President Donald Trump, […]

Salman Khan’s Nephew Abdullah Khan Passes Away, Superstar Mourns His Death With Emotional Post

Actor Rahul Dev was one of the first ones to offer his condolences and he wrote, “Sincere condolences and prayers .. Strength to family.” Salman Khan’s Race 3 co-star Daisy Shah also mourned Abdullah’s death and posted, “Will always love you my bestie… #restinpeace ❤️.” (sic)

Grief and fear after a coronavirus death: Managing a double trauma

“We have virtual support groups now as the only way people can share their fear of death and grief which have all mixed together,” Wheeler said. “We’re grieving, but we’re also afraid that we might get infected as well. So we have kind of a double tragedy, a double trauma going on here.”

North Carolina Senate race emerges as 2020 bellwether

Senate Leadership Fund (SLF), the super PAC aligned with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellOvernight Health Care: White House projects grim death toll from coronavirus | Trump warns of ‘painful’ weeks ahead | US surpasses China in official virus deaths | CDC says 25 percent of cases never show symptoms 14 things to […]

Coronavirus: Governments, companies race to make more life-saving ventilators

Coronavirus: Timeline of the global spread of COVID-19 Bad ending to a cruise Also on February 3, the cruise ship Diamond Princess is quarantined off Yokohama in Japan after cases of the new coronavirus were found on board. As of February 17, the number of people infected has grown to more than 450, the largest […]

Maurice Berger, 63, curator who explored race, dies of presumed COVID-19 complications

Maurice Berger, a writer and curator whose prescient work on the nature of art, race and image helped set a framework for the social discourses of today, died of heart failure — presumably from complications related to COVID-19 in Craryville, N.Y., on Sunday. His death was confirmed by representatives at the University of Maryland, Baltimore […]