coronavirus

Average Daily U.S. Coronavirus Cases Have Declined in Last 4 Weeks

Average daily U.S. coronavirus cases have declined in the last four weeks and continue to do so, according to data that comes as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) begins recommending that Americans add “layers of material” to face coverings, including double masking.

Beds are being prepared in front of the COVID-19 intensive care unit at CHUV university hospital during the coronavirus crisis on February 10, 2021 in Lausanne, Switzerland. Switzerland has seen a steady decline of COVID-19-related hospitalisations since October and COVID-19-related deaths since December. However, authorities have reported at least 28 …

Farage: We Are Fast Becoming a Police State

Brexit leader Nigel Farage has criticised Health Secretary Matt Hancock for being “drunk on his own power” after introducing a law making it a criminal offence to lie about having travelled from a coronavirus ‘red list’ nation, which could result in ten years in prison.

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - JANUARY 11: Police confront Members of The Scotland Against Lockdown group as they attempted to protest outside the Scottish Parliament on January 11, 2021 in Edinburgh, Scotland. Under the current government guideline restrictions, such protests are not permitted and people wishing to demonstrate are being encouraged by …

Australian W.H.O. Investigator: Coronavirus Most Likely Originated in China

Professor Dominic Dwyer, an Australian microbiologist and infectious disease expert who traveled with the World Health Organization (W.H.O.) team investigating the origins of the coronavirus in Wuhan, China, said on Wednesday there is little evidence Covid-19 originated anywhere but China. Chinese scientists working with the W.H.O. team are pushing theories the disease might have originated somewhere else and traveled to China by way of imported food.

Residents visit a night market in Baocheng Road on June 3, 2020 in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. Wuhan has seen its urban life gradually get back to normal following encouragement from local city management to open up street-stalls. Since January, China has recorded more than 81,000 cases of COVID-19 and …