New York City doctor, 63, is in critical condition with coronavirus after an infected elderly patient coughed on him

Local residents have been lining up outside Elmhurst Hospital to undergo coronavirus testing, despite federal, state and city officials calling on citizens to practice social distancing by staying inside their homes. Officials say social distancing is at least six feet apart

Netflix’s Tiger King Producers Respond to Carole Baskin’s Deception Criticism

Baskin isn’t the only one with some complaints about Tiger King, either. John Finlay, Joe’s ex-husband, recently expressed some disappointment that the series didn’t show some of the personal improvements he made in regard to his life and appearance, specifically his new teeth that give him a much different look than the shirtless, nearly toothless […]

UK coronavirus response criticized as people are filmed by drones and stopped while shopping

“We know celebrating your Dad’s birthday is a lovely thing to do, however this is not essential travel,” South Wales police told him over Twitter. Although Kinnock was sitting a sizable distance from his parents, the government’s restrictions specify that people should not visit relatives unless it is essential.

Coronavirus: Trump says US in good shape to meet ‘peak’

Asked whether there would be enough ventilators for all patients in the US who needed them during a predicted peak in infections in two weeks’ time, Mr Trump responded: “I think we going to be in a very good shape.”

Portland, the US capital of alternative cool, takes TV parody in good humour

Portlandia’s success relies much on a hipster boom worldwide. In areas like Hoxton in London, Williamsburg in New York, Silver Lake in Los Angeles, and cities like Austin in Texas, a recognisable culture has sprung up. But it is Portland – and now its alter ego Portlandia – that is head of the pack. The […]

John Prine ‘is stable’ amid critical condition hospitalization after displaying coronavirus symptoms says wife Fiona: ‘Please continue to send your amazing Love and prayers’

‘I need to clarify what I mean by “John is stable,”‘ she said. ‘That is not the same as improving. There is no cure for Covid-19. He needs our prayers and love – as do the thousands of others who are critically ill. Stay at home. Wash your hands. We love you.’

Hasan Minhaj Responds To Netflix’s Decision To Pull An Episode Of ‘Patriot Act’ Critical Of Saudi Arabia

The episode focused on Saudi Arabia in the wake of journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s killing inside the Saudi consulate in Turkey. Among the topics host Hasan Minhaj touched on were Silicon Valley “swimming in Saudi cash” and criticisms of young Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and his kingdom-backed war in Yemen.

Seth Meyers Criticizes Trump for Comparing Press Conference Ratings to ‘The Bachelor’

“What do you mean ‘all of a sudden?’ Yes, yes all of a sudden there’s a pandemic, which means all of a sudden people need ventilators,” responded Meyers. “Pandemics aren’t weddings. They don’t send you a Save the Date card. Although based on how you ignored the repeated warnings that this was a possibility, you’d […]

Critics blast Trump mileage rollback, citing environment and health concerns

 “The old rule would limit consumer choice and increase the cost of purchasing a vehicle. Washington must consider what is best for the whole country. The government shouldn’t make rules that work in cities but not in rural communities,” Sen. John BarrassoJohn Anthony BarrassoOvernight Energy: House stimulus aims to stem airline pollution | Environmental measures […]

Rotten Tomatoes Alternative CherryPicks to Battle Gender Imbalance in Film Criticism

CherryPicks is also part aggregation: Like Rotten Tomatoes, the site will bring the best of female critics and their analysis and recommendations to a mostly female audience. Bailey said tentpoles like Black Panther and Star Wars: The Last Jedi may or may not get a vastly different score when recommended by female or male critics because […]