French President Emmanuel Macron tests positive for COVID-19, self isolates
President Emmanuel Macron has tested positive for coronavirus, the French presidency said on Thursday.
Red states’ average COVID-19 death rate half of that in Blue states
An analysis of the mortality rates of the COVID-19 pandemic across different states in the U.S. revealed that a higher percentage of people died of the virus in blue states, where Joe Biden was projected to win, than in red states that supported incumbent President Donald Trump. This comparison included 25 red states and 20…
London and Essex lockdown: move into Tier 2 restrictions
Millions of Londoners will face tougher Tier 2 Covid measures from Saturday, with a ban on households mixing indoors. London to face tighter Covid restrictions from Friday night London will be placed in high-risk, tier 2 coronavirus restrictions from Friday night as infection rates in the capital continue to increase, MPs and the mayor of…
Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for coronavirus
Cristiano Ronaldo was found positive for coronavirus, the Portuguese soccer federation said Tuesday. The federation said Ronaldo was doing fine and didn’t have any symptoms. It didn’t mention when he first tested positive. Here’s the official statement from the PFF: Cristiano Ronaldo was released from national team duties after a positive test for COVID-19; he…
California diners to wear masks ‘in between bites’?
The office of California Gov. Gavin Newsom has told residents in the Golden State that if they go out to eat, they should be wearing a mask “in between bites” to protect themselves from COVID-19. “Going out to eat with members of your household this weekend?” an Oct. 3 tweet from the governor’s office says.…