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Rio"s Favela Gangs Impose Strict Curfews To Fight Spread Of "Disease Of The Rich"

Rio's Favela Gangs Impose Strict Curfews To Fight Spread Of "Disease Of The Rich" Brazilian newspaper Extra says gangsters and militias in Cidade de Deus, Brazil, have deployed vehicles with massive loudspeakers blaring prerec.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 26th, 2020

Market Extra: Which stock markets and asset exchanges are closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday?

It won’t be your typical Easter, or Passover, on Wall Street, in the era of COVID-19, the deadly pandemic that has forced a global shutdown of businesses and caused governments to impose social-distancing measures to curb the spread of the disease......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch6 hr. 2 min. ago

WASH YOUR HANDS: San Francisco added public hand-washing stations throughout the city to help combat the spread of coronavirus. Here"s what they"re like.

Katie Canales/Business Insider San Francisco has placed 20 handwashing stations throughout the city in an effort to fight the spread of the coronavirus disease. Washing your hands is the best way to fight COVID-19, acco.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 13th, 2020

Chinese nurses heading to Wuhan are shaving their heads to treat coronavirus patients because long hair can spread the disease

China Xinhua News/Twitter Chinese nurses heading to Wuhan are shaving their heads to help them fight the coronavirus epidemic more effectively. Having no hair a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 10th, 2020

Austria and Denmark are planning to lift their coronavirus lockdowns. But experts say easing measures too early might bring the virus back worse than before.

Jan Hetfleisch/Getty Images As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread around the world at different rates, some countries have begun considering lifting lockdown measures. Several countries that were once hotspots for the disease,.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider22 hr. 47 min. ago

Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks end 7% higher as hopes grow that the coronavirus outbreak may stabilize soon

Stocks finished near session highs Monday as investors focused on signs that the rapid spread of the COVID-19 disease is stabilizing in the U.S., the new epicenter of the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 6th, 2020

NewsWatch: U.S. stocks end 7% higher as hopes grow that the coronavirus outbreak may stabilize soon

Stocks finished near session highs Monday as investors focused on signs that the rapid spread of the COVID-19 disease is stabilizing in the U.S., the new epicenter of the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 6th, 2020

The CDC released a guide on how to make a face mask without sewing skills. Materials include a bandana, a coffee filter, and hair ties.

AP Photo/Martin Mejia The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) now recommends that the public wear cloth masks to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. Previously, health .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 6th, 2020

San Francisco"s landmark Palace of Fine Arts is being converted to a makeshift homeless shelter for up to 162 people to help fight the coronavirus spread

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images San Francisco's Palace of Fine Arts venue is being conver.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 6th, 2020

NewsWatch: Dow jumps by about 5% midday Monday as hopes grow that the coronavirus outbreak will stabilize soon

Stocks trade sharply higher Monday midday as investors appear eager to focus on signs that the rapid spread of the COVID-19 disease is stabilizing in the U.S., which has emerged as the new epicenter of the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 6th, 2020

Market Snapshot: Dow jumps by about 5% midday Monday as hopes grow that the coronavirus outbreak will stabilize soon

Stocks trade sharply higher Monday midday as investors appear eager to focus on signs that the rapid spread of the COVID-19 disease is stabilizing in the U.S., which has emerged as the new epicenter of the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 6th, 2020

Market Snapshot: Dow jumps more than 4% Monday morning amid hopes that coronavirus outbreak is starting to stabilize

Stocks trade sharply higher Monday morning as investors appear eager to focus on signs that the rapid spread of the COVID-19 disease was stabilizing in the epicenter of the outbreak in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 6th, 2020

Modi’s 21 Days Will Not Do Enough; Coronavirus Infections Are Soaring In India

The new coronavirus disease turned into a global pandemic because this novel virus could spread .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 5th, 2020

There Are At Least 75,000 Coronavirus Infections In India TODAY: 21 Days Not Enough

The new coronavirus disease turned into a global pandemic because this novel virus could spread weeks without detection. There are seve.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyApr 5th, 2020

Mask or No Mask? Why the Guidance Has Been Shifting

As the Covid-19 pandemic has unfolded, authorities in different places have said different things about whether healthy people should go around wearing face masks to reduce the spread of the disease. Officials in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan have .....»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 4th, 2020

UAB launches new site to identify COVID-19 hot spots, improve rural disease tracking

Experts at UAB have launched a website that will both help residents keep up with their health during the pandemic and view any potential community spread. A new website, HelpBeatCOVID19.org, will provide public health officials insight into unders.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2020

What Becton Dickinson Brings to the Fight Against COVID-19

Becton, Dickinson is officially throwing its hat in the ring to fight COVID-19. Specifically, this firm is working on the front end by testing for the disease and antibodies that have been built up........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 1st, 2020

North Carolina"s large elderly population at risk as coronavirus spreads

The rapid growth of North Carolina’s elderly population has heightened concerns about the spread of the coronavirus as the state, and country, look for ways to slow the pandemic. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lists “older adults” a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2020

Bond Report: Treasury yields edge higher as investors eye coronavirus tally, China PMI rebound

U.S. Treasury yields tick higher on Tuesday amid continued questions around the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic and whether economic measures to cushion the blow from the disease will prove successful......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 31st, 2020

The New York Post: Fauci anticipates second coronavirus wave in the fall, but U.S. will likely be better prepared

The nation’s top infectious disease expert said Monday that he anticipates the U.S. will endure another coronavirus outbreak in the fall — but by then he said, the country will be better equipped to fight the illness......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 31st, 2020

Coronavirus: State of Georgia still seeking businesses to aid with health-care supplies

The state of Georgia is receiving a very positive response to Gov. Brian Kemp's call for aid from businesses able to help the state provide, produce, distribute or store critical health-care items needed to fight the spread of COVID-19. The Georgia De.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2020