Tag Archives: Outbreak

COVID-19: PM Trudeau announces CERB extension, continuation of U.S. border measures – June 16, 2020

COVID-19: PM Trudeau announces CERB extension, continuation of U.S. border measures – June 16, 2020

At a news conference outside his home in Ottawa, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau provides an update on the federal government’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. In his remarks, the prime minister announces that eligibility for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) will be extended by eight weeks …

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Green Party proposes economic recovery plan – June 11, 2020

Green Party proposes economic recovery plan – June 11, 2020

At a news conference on Parliament Hill, members of the Green Party outline their proposed plan for economic recovery following the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. Elizabeth May, the Green Party parliamentary leader, is in attendance in Ottawa, while Jo-Ann Roberts, the Green Party interim leader, and MPs Paul Manly and Jenica …

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New York Gov. Cuomo holds a briefing on the coronavirus outbreak – 5/13/2020

New York Gov. Cuomo holds a briefing on the coronavirus outbreak - 5/13/2020

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo holds his daily press conference on the Covid-19 outbreak, which has infected more than 338,485 people across the state, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. Cuomo is working toward reopening regions in the state as hospitalizations and infections from Covid-19 continue to decline. Three areas in upstate …

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Severe Weather Update: widespread cold outbreak across southern Australia 28 April 2020

Severe Weather Update: widespread cold outbreak across southern Australia 28 April 2020

Severe Weather Update: widespread cold outbreak across southern Australia 28 April 2020 Video current at 1:00 pm AEST Tuesday 28 April 2020 Know your weather. Know your risk. For the latest weather forecasts and warnings visit http://ow.ly/2ynj50yEo47 and follow advice from emergency services This video was first published onSource link …

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A jail built on a landfill is at the center of America’s coronavirus outbreak

A jail built on a landfill is at the center of America’s coronavirus outbreak

News on climate in the time of coronavirus Subscribe today New York City is the epicenter of the country’s COVID-19 outbreak — and perhaps nowhere is that outbreak more dangerous than in the city’s most notorious jail complex: Rikers Island. As of Tuesday morning, across the city 287 inmates (most …

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Can testing the sewers sound the alarm ahead of a coronavirus outbreak?

Can testing the sewers sound the alarm ahead of a coronavirus outbreak?

Before novel coronavirus cases were reported in the Dutch city of Amersfoort, an hour south of Amsterdam, scientists found traces of the virus in the sewage system. The new study from the Netherlands signals the possibility that testing at wastewater facilities could act as an early warning system for Covid-19. On …

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How to Prepare for a Coronavirus Outbreak in the U.S.

coronavirus and human cells

How to Prepare for a Coronavirus Outbreak in the U.S. A scanning electron microscope image of the virus that causes COVID-19 (yellow) emerging from a patient’s cells (pink). Image: NIAID-RML The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned on Tuesday that coronavirus could soon start spreading through American communities, …

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