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NYC virus deaths exceed 3,200, topping toll for 9/11 attacks

April 7, 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s death toll from the coronavirus rose past 3,200 Tuesday, eclipsing the number killed at the World Trade Center on 9/1. more »»

 
 
 
Most people on Antarctica cruise ship have the coronavirus

April 7, 2020

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — Nearly 60 percent of 217 people — many from Australia, Europe and the United States — on board a cruise ship off the coast of Uruguay have tested positive for the new... more »»

Military promises Pakistani doctors gear to fight virus

April 7, 2020

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan's military promised Tuesday that dozens of doctors who were briefly jailed for protesting a lack of protective equipment needed to treat the growing number of... more »»

Europe's nursing homes in spotlight for uncounted virus dead

April 7, 2020

ROME (AP) — Italian authorities said Tuesday they were investigating the country’s biggest nursing home where 70 residents died last month, in a stark reminder of the difficulties Europe faces in... more »»

Mexico urges end to harassment of health workers in pandemic

April 7, 2020

MEXICO CITY (AP) — They are the first line of defense against the COVID-19 pandemic, but in parts of Mexico, doctors, nurses and other health workers are being harassed to the point that federal... more »»

Rwandans mark genocide anniversary under nationwide lockdown

April 7, 2020

KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — For Augustine Ngabonziza, a survivor of Rwanda’s genocide, it’s difficult not to wonder whether God has become more distant these day. more »»

UK's Johnson in ICU, was given oxygen in battling virus

April 7, 2020

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was in stable condition with the coronavirus Tuesday in a hospital intensive care unit, where he was given oxygen but was breathing on his own... more »»

With prime minister in ICU, Britain asks: Who's in charge?

April 7, 2020

LONDON (AP) — As British Prime Minister Boris Johnson fights the coronavirus in the intensive care unit of a London hospital, the people of his country are wishing him well — and asking who’s in... more »»

66 at South African hospital have coronavirus, mostly staff

April 7, 2020

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Sixty-six people at a single hospital in South Africa have tested positive for the coronavirus in the past few days, the health minister said Tuesday, as anxiety rose among... more »»

Sex. Drugs. Virus. Venezuela elites still party in pandemic

April 7, 2020

MIAMI (AP) — They whiled away the week on a sex- and drug-fueled romp: dancing on white-sand beaches and frolicking on a Caribbean island with prostitutes from Europe, some snapping selfies with... more »»

VIRUS DIARY: In Beijing, finally, a tentative spring blooms

April 7, 2020

BEIJING (AP) — The coronavirus came first in the depths of winter. As with so many places afterward, the change seeped in gradually. more »»

When leaders are stricken in office, how do nations act?

April 7, 2020

LONDON (AP) — The measure of a nation — its DNA, or sometimes its political system — becomes more visible when its leader is stricken in office. more »»

Virus puts UK PM in intensive care; US top doctor hopeful

April 7, 2020

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was in intensive care Tuesday with the coronavirus, while Japan's leader declared a monthlong state of emergency for Tokyo and six other regions... more »»

UK's Johnson is stable in ICU with virus, received oxygen

April 7, 2020

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was in stable condition Tuesday in a hospital intensive care unit with the coronavirus, and while he is not on a ventilator, he is receiving... more »»

The Latest: US Surgeon General Adams touts social distancing

April 7, 2020

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. more »»

The Latest: Navy crew member on NY hospital ship is positive

April 7, 2020

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. more »»

Virus puts UK PM in intensive care; Japan declares emergency

April 7, 2020

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was in intensive care Tuesday with the coronavirus, while Japan's leader declared a monthlong state of emergency for Tokyo and six other regions... more »»

Online grocery services struggle to meet spike in demand

April 7, 2020

LONDON (AP) — A pandemic forcing everyone to stay home could be the perfect moment for online grocery service. more »»

Japan declares state of emergency, ramping up virus battle

April 7, 2020

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe declared a monthlong state of emergency for Tokyo and six other prefectures on Tuesday to ramp up defenses against the spread of the coronavirus as... more »»

The Latest: Belgium expects more tests in general population

April 7, 2020

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. more »»

White House pushes unproven drug for virus, but doctors wary

April 7, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and his administration are promoting an anti-malaria drug not officially approved for fighting the new coronavirus, even though scientists say more testin... more »»

 
 

Tuesday Afternoon Sewing Time April 7, 2020

Bring your sewing, knitting, embroidery, even your mending — and let's enjoy each other's company inthe Parlor Room of Trinity Episcopal's Parish House, 1 to 4 p.m. Questions? Call Paula Lelansky at 304-876-2930. more »

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