With high death toll rates comes the challenge for families to plan a proper service and burial for a loved one. Funeral directors have found themselves just as overwhelmed as our front line workers;..
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday that 779 people in the state have died in a single day, marking another solemn milestone as the state fights to slow down the devastation of COVID-19...
Reuters says that Tokyo reported 144 coronavirus infections on Wednesday. According to the City's Governor, Yuriko Koike, it is the city's biggest daily jump since the start of the pandemic. 98 people..
The new coronavirus is killing African-Americans at a higher rate than the U.S. population at large, according to preliminary numbers from Louisiana, Michigan and Illinois that officials say point to..
President Trump harshly criticized the World Health Organization during his daily Coronavirus Task Force briefing on Tuesday, accusing the organization of being "very China-centric" and "wrong about a..
New York state, recording a falling hospitalization rate that seems to represent a potential plateau, recorded its deadliest day, Governor Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday morning. Cuomo said 731 people had..
Scientists say drastic shifts in behavior appear to be having an effect in the pandemic, though they say the death toll will continue to mount and caution against drawing any sweeping conclusions. NYTimes.com - Published
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would like to reopen the U.S. economy with a "big bang" but that the death toll from the coronavirus needs to be on the down slope before that can.. Reuters - Published
Viral posts wrongly suggest that the COVID-19 death toll is exaggerated because "the state" has instructed that "anyone who didnt die by a gun shot wound or car accident" be listed as a coronavirus.. FactCheck.org - Published
NEW YORK (AP) — As the coronavirus bore down on New York, Dr. Doug Bass' family begged him to work from home. He refused, pointing to his patients at Phoenix House, a drug and alcohol treatment.. SeattlePI.com - Published
Confirmed cases of Covid-19 ticked to just over one and a half million worldwide on Wednesday, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University, with the death toll now standing at over.. Eurasia Review - Published
Of the 16 deaths in Maharashtra, 10 were reported in Pune alone by the civic authorities. Maharashtra’s toll has now reached 80. However, eight of the 10 deaths which were confirmed by the Pune civic.. IndiaTimes - Published
The total number of people infected with coronavirus in Australia has passed 6000, and the death toll has reached 50.A 62-year-old woman died at Royal Adelaide Hospital and Victorian Premier Daniel.. New Zealand Herald - Published
The number of confirmed infections of the novel coronavirus exceeded 1.41 million globally and the death toll crossed 83,400, according to a Reuters tally as of 1400 GMT. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Watch VideoThe World Health Organization asked on Wednesday for "honest leadership" from world leaders in order to prevent "many more body bags."
The organization's director-general said, "The focus.. Newsy - Published
France reported some positive coronavirus-linked data on Wednesday, with the increase of hospital death fatalities slowing again, but the presidential palace said nonetheless the national lockdown.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Watch VideoWhile much of Washington, D.C., has shut down due to the coronavirus, the territory is struggling to keep residents at home amid nice spring weather.
The nation's capital has been.. Newsy - Published
New data shows New York City's death toll from Covid-19 has been disproportionately high in black and Hispanic communities. And deaths continue to rise statewide at a record pace.Here are the latest.. New Zealand Herald - Published
Spain's official coronavirus death toll edged higher again on Wednesday, but questions persisted over the veracity of numbers and the main business lobby warned the economy may slump up to 9% this.. Reuters India - Published
The number of coronavirus cases in New York state alone approached 150,000 on Wednesday, surpassing Spain for the most infections anywhere in the world, even as authorities warned the state's official.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
The number of people who died from coronavirus infections in French hospitals climbed by 8% in a day to a cumulative total of 7,632, state health agency director Jerome Salomon told a news conference.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
New York City's death toll from the coronavirus has been disproportionately high in black and Hispanic communities, and the city is starting an outreach campaign for those residents, Mayor Bill de.. USATODAY.com - Published
The nation's epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak logged it's single deadliest day yet, but New York's governor said Wednesday that dramatic action and social distancing is "making the difference" in.. FOXNews.com - Published
U.S. officials warned Americans to expect alarming numbers of coronavirus deaths this week, even as an influential university model on Wednesday scaled back its projected U.S. pandemic death toll by.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India