Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Just hours after Tulare County supervisors voted to open up for business despite Gov. Gavin Newsom’s lockdown orders, officials received a letter threatening to withhold some of the $47 million in federal CARES Act relief funds it had been...
Here's a look at some of the latest information and headlines on coronavirus in Louisiana.34,709 cases across the state2,440 deaths reportedMore than 22,608 recoveredPhase one now in effectRestaurants can reopen at 25% capacityCasinos not allowed to reopen in New OrleansLarge events, groups still restrictedMasks required in indoor public settingsAccording to the Louisiana Department of Health,…
After five consecutive weeks of at least 300 reported deaths, fatalities from Sunday to Sunday dropped to 252, according to the Florida Department of Health. While the overall state death toll sits just shy of 2,000, the drop in weekly deaths mirrors what had already been several weeks of lower statewide positive COVID-19 test results.…
BSIP | Universal Images Group | Getty ImagesRoutine vaccinations for young children in the United States fell during the first half of this year as more Americans skipped routine doctor visits and stayed home due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to a report published Monday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC…
As Los Angeles County found itself in a coronavirus crisis in March, it became clear the highly infectious disease was surging out of control, with every one person testing positive for the virus infecting an average of 3½ other people.Last week, L.A. County officials released data showing remarkable progress: The infection rate has fallen. Instead…
Maryland confirmed 958 new cases of the coronavirus Monday and 27 more people died due to complications from the illness since Sunday, briging the state’s totals to 39,762 cases and 1,903 fatalities. In addition, 120 people more have probably died due to the disease or complications of it, but are awaiting laboratory results to confirm…
Published: May 18th, 2020 - 12:31am (EDT)Updated: May 18th, 2020 - 3:19pm (EDT)INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR/TEGNA/AP) — Monday's latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic.Gov. provides update on reopeningGovernor Eric Holcomb and state leaders provided an update on the response to COVID-19 and plan to reopen.State announces first case of inflammatory syndrome in kidsISDH announced the first case…
(Reuters) - The number of COVID-19 cases in the United States exceeded 1.5 million on Monday, as total deaths caused by the new coronavirus approached 90,000, according to a Reuters tally of state and county figures. FILE PHOTO: People try to keep social distance as they enjoy a warm day during the outbreak of the…
COVID-19 kills 20 times more people per week on average than the flu at its peak, say scientists who stress public figures who argue it is "just another flu" are approaching the available data incorrectly.In an article published in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine, Dr. Jeremy Samuel Faust of Harvard Medical School's Brigham and Women's…
Inmates in Los Angeles County, California, are generally not being tested for the Chinese coronavirus before being released from jail, a county official reveals. An official with Los Angeles County’s Office of Diversion and Reentry told the Los Angeles Times in a report that many inmates are being released from jail over concerns of the coronavirus spreading…