Hospitalizations up 50 percent in California amid coronavirus increase

California Gov. Gavin NewsomGavin NewsomCalifornia Assembly indefinitely postpones session after coronavirus outbreak California tells six additional counties to close indoor businesses, all bars Rand Paul’s exchange with Fauci was exactly what America needed MORE (D) confirmed Monday that the number of people hospitalized in the state with COVID-19 has increased by approximately 50 percent over […]

California Coronavirus Update: Deaths, New Cases Hit Near Record Highs; 34 Percent Of Infections Happened In Past Two Weeks

On Tuesday, state tracking data indicated that over one third of the region’s total COVID cases have been identified in the past 14 days. California has seen 94,701 new cases since July 23. The total number of positive coronavirus tests in the state is now 277,774. That means the increase over this two-week period is […]

HDBank to pay dividend at a rate of 65 percent

Hanoi (VNS/VNA) - The Ho Chi Minh City Development Joint Stock Commercial Bank (HOSE: HDB) plans to pay a dividend of 65 percent for 2019, 50 percent in stocks and 15 percent in bonus shares. The lender announced this at its annual general meeting in HCM City on June 13. The charter capital of HDBank, as […]

Peter Navarro blasts media for ‘hysteria’ over hydroxychloroquine after positive study results

“So, as the president likes to say, let’s see what happens, but if the results of the Detroit study is confirmed in later studies, then Trump was right on hydroxychloroquine saving lives and early treatment use can lead to 50 percent reduction in mortality,” said Navarro, accusing the mainstream media and “portions of the medical community” for turning the use of the drug into a political […]

Soc Trang’s export revenue grows 26 percent despite COVID-19

Soc Trang (VNA) – Export revenue of the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang reached 470 million USD in the first six months of 2020, up 26 percent over the same period in 2019, despite impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and severe salinity. Of the total, 332 million USD came from aquatic products, a rise […]

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro Tests Positive for COVID-19

“Other leaders around the world have had similar experiences. I think it brings home for us all the reality of this virus. We are all potentially exposed to this virus, it doesn’t know who we are, whether we are prince or pauper. It highlights our collective vulnerability”, Michael Ryan, the WHO Health Emergencies Programme Executive […]

CRAIG BROWN: A rock ‘n’ roll blast from Glasto’s past… 50 years of our favourite festival (part 1)

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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says she tested positive for coronavirus

“Enough is enough,” Bottoms said. “Enough is enough. We have talked about this movement that’s happening across America and this moment in time when we have the ears and the interests of people across this country and across this globe who are saying they want to see change. But the difference in this moment in […]

California Assembly delays return to work as 5 workers test positive for coronavirus

Overall, about 56 percent of the state’s nearly 74,000 hospital beds are occupied, leaving some 32,000 beds available for new patients. But the number of coronavirus hospitalizations has steadily increased in the past few weeks, now accounting for 8 percent of all hospitalizations in California compared to about 6 percent a month ago.

UK Faces Dropping Living Standards, Continuous Debt For Next 50 Years

“Faced with a grim economic backdrop, the Chancellor will see this budget as a political success,” said Torsten Bell, the Resolution Foundation’s director, but that will “be cold comfort for Britain’s families, given the bleak outlook it paints for their living standards.”