Day: May 16, 2020

May 16, 2020

‘How this goes is up to all of us’: Parts of New York and other states reopen, but Cuomo urges caution

Advertisement The CDC said workplaces should remained closed unless employees have the proper protective gear and that schools, child-care centers and camps should not reopen unless they are able to monitor people for the virus. Meanwhile, in New York City — the epicenter of the outbreak in the U.S. Advertisement Restrictions were also loosened in parts of Oregon, Louisiana and Virginia, with strict social distancing […]

May 16, 2020

In a time of pandemic, another rural hospital shuts its doors

Loretta Simon, chief nursing officer, puts up caution tape outside the ER after her last shift at the now-defunct Williamson Memorial Hospital in Williamson, W.Va.(Jenny Jarvie / Los Angeles Times) Advertisement She wasn’t sure when, or even if, the emergency room would open again.While big hospitals in places such as New York City, Detroit and New Orleans have been overwhelmed with a massive surge of […]

May 16, 2020

So you really want to see your friends? Here’s how to assess the risk

Science Feeling drained by coronavirus quarantine? If they are, they are bringing that exposure to a larger group of people than they would if they were with only their own family. Advertisement “Regardless of what we tell them, people will try to rank their risk,” Bassett said. Fallon / Los Angeles Times) By Deborah NetburnStaff Writer  May 16, 20206 AM Facebook Twitter Show more sharing options […]

May 16, 2020

Top fugitive in Rwanda’s genocide arrested outside Paris

They sold him.” He said partners who contributed to the arrest included law enforcement agencies and prosecution services from Rwanda, Belgium, the United Kingdom, Germany, the Netherlands, Austria, Luxembourg, Switzerland and the United States.Officials in Rwanda hailed the arrest. (ASSOCIATED PRESS) By Associated Press May 16, 202012:39 PM Facebook Twitter Show more sharing options Share Close extra sharing options Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Copy Link URLCopied! […]

May 16, 2020

As states reopen, governors face tough choices amid deficits caused by coronavirus

Gavin Newsom proposed trimming the budget of the state prison system when he sent a revised budget to state lawmakers. has been particularly devastating. Advertisement On Monday, Texas Gov. More Coverage Tracking coronavirus in California Which California counties are reopening? Do your job and help the American people! In California, Gov. I’ve made it clear how important it is,” Cuomo said Saturday. About half of […]

May 16, 2020

How many people are dying of coronavirus in Mexico? It’s hard to say

Advertisement Only 12 listed COVID-19 as the confirmed cause, meaning that only those cases would become part of the official total — a possible undercount of 93 deaths.The widespread belief that Mexico’s official death toll is artificially low — and the inability of the government to correct it — have become fodder for critics of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador as the country of more […]