• Israel tightens second lockdown as coronavirus cases soar

    Israel tightens second lockdown as coronavirus cases soar0

    JERUSALEM – Israel on Thursday moved to further tighten its second countrywide lockdown as coronavirus cases continued to soar, ordering all nonessential businesses to close and requiring people to stay within 1,000 meters (yards) of their homes. Prayers during the ongoing Jewish High Holidays, as well as political demonstrations, would be limited to open spaces

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  • Chinese company says coronavirus vaccine ready by early 2021

    Chinese company says coronavirus vaccine ready by early 20210

    BEIJING – A Chinese pharmaceutical company said Thursday the coronavirus vaccine it is developing should be ready by early 2021 for distribution worldwide, including the United States. Yin Weidong, the CEO of SinoVac, vowed to apply to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to sell CoronaVac in the United States if it passes its third

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  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic Tests Positive For Coronavirus, Placed In Quarantine

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic Tests Positive For Coronavirus, Placed In Quarantine0

    Breaking News Zlatan Ibrahimovic — one of the best soccer players on the planet — has tested positive for coronavirus … AC Milan announced Thursday. The soccer club added Zlatan has now been placed in quarantine. According to the team, swab tests conducted Thursday showed 38-year-old Ibrahimovic was COVID-19 positive. “The Club has informed the

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  • Does the coronavirus spread easily among children?

    Does the coronavirus spread easily among children?0

    Does the coronavirus spread easily among children? It appears the virus can spread among children and teens, but how easily may vary by age. Research is still underway, but children under age 10 seem to be less likely than older kids to transmit the virus to other children and adults. Children generally don’t appear to

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  • India confirms over 75,00 new coronavirus cases

    India confirms over 75,00 new coronavirus cases0

    NEW DELHI — India on Tuesday confirmed over 75,000 new coronavirus cases and more than 1,000 deaths in the past 24 hours. With more than 5.5 million cases, India is behind only the United States in total number of confirmed infections. India’s death toll from the virus is nearly 89,000. So far, nearly 76% of

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  • CDC changes, then retracts, its take on coronavirus spread

    CDC changes, then retracts, its take on coronavirus spread0

    NEW YORK – The top U.S. public health agency stirred confusion by posting — and then taking down — an apparent change in its position on how easily the coronavirus can spread from person to person on small droplets in the air. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has said that the virus spreads

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