The UK is poised to ban travel from most of South America over a new coronavirus variant found in Brazil
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Countries including Argentina, Brazil, and Venezuela are on the list. The UK is also suspending arrivals from Portugal, citing its links with Brazil. Passengers in face masks at London Heathrow Airport. Joseph Okpako/Getty The U.....»»
A second, possibly more infectious coronavirus variant from South Africa has been found in the UK, health minister says
Health Secretary Matt Hancock called the new variant "highly concerning." Viruses typically mutate, and variants are not necessarily more harmful. UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock. REUTERS/Simon Dawson/Pool The UK has found a sec.....»»
General Motors Co and Mercedes Benz will furlough all employees in Brazil later this month, the companies said on Wednesday, suggesting that production in South America's main auto center will be heavily impacted by the coronavirus outbreak......»»
General Motors Co will furlough all its employees in Brazil starting on March 30, the company said in a statement to Reuters on Wednesday, suggesting that GM's production in South America's main car market would stop due to the coronavirus outbreak......»»
The coronavirus outbreak could cost America millions in tourism revenue â€” here are the major travel destinations that stand to lose the most.
Getty Images New York, Yellowstone, Austin's annual South by Southwest festival (SXSW), and other major US travel destinations may lose millions in revenue from the coro.....»»
Dems Politicize Coronavirus Outbreak By Proposing $8.5 Billion Rescue Package: Live Updates Summary: Iran deaths hit 19 Brazil confirms first case in South America Franc.....»»
Brazil Confirms South America"s First Case Of Coronavirus: Live Updates.....»»
Coronavirus Update: U.S. sees record one-day death toll and experts worry new variant may make activities like plane travel more risky
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The coronavirus variant in South Africa seems to evade antibody drugs, which is "very concerning," ex-FDA chief Scott Gottlieb says
Gottlieb said the US needed ramp up vaccines before new coronavirus variants, including one that has been identified in South Africa, take hold. Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb with Margaret Brennan on "Face.....»»
The contagious UK coronavirus variant has probably been circulating in the US for many weeks: "It"s very likely it"s in every state"
The more transmissible coronavirus strain first found in the UK has likely been spreading in the US for at least four weeks. Travelers wear masks at Miami International Airport on D.....»»
Coronavirus tally: Global cases of COVID-19 82.8 million and second U.S. case of new U.K. variant found in California
The global tally for confirmed cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 rose to 82.8 million on Thursday, according to data aggregated by Johns Hopkins University, while the death toll rose above 1.8 million. The U.S. has the hi.....»»
The new coronavirus variant spreading in the US, the UK, and elsewhere does not cause more severe illness, a major study suggests
Researchers found no significant differences in hospitalizations or deaths for the coronavirus variant compared with the original "wild-type.....»»
Local health authorities told Reuters the new variant of the novel coronavirus was behind between 80 to 90% of South Africa's new cases. .....»»
A new variant of coronavirus has sparked panic and travel bans - but experts say COVID-19 vaccines should still work against it. Here"s why.
Here's what you need to know about the new coronavirus st.....»»
Alarm over a new COVID-19 variant in the UK. Boris Johnson calls an emergency meeting to combat the mutating coronavirus.
Boris Johnson discussed a new variant of coronavirus with ministers in an emergency meeting. A London travel ban was report.....»»
Scientific Research Finds That Closing Borders Is Most Effective Way Of Combatting COVID-19 Authored by Steve Watson via Summit News, Scientists in Brazil have found that the countries most affected by the coronavirus spread ar.....»»
Businesses of all sizes in America are facing an unprecedented crisis as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. A U.S. Chamber of Commerce report found that 43% of small businesses believe they will not........»»
Brazil's Neighbors Close Borders As Latin America's Biggest COVID-19 "Hot Spot" Reopens Brazil hasn't even confirmed 100k cases of COVID-19. Yet, government officials across South American fear.....»»
United Airlines Holdings Inc on Thursday posted a first-quarter loss of $1.7 billion, including charges against investments in Latin America that have soured as the coronavirus pandemic jolts travel industries worldwide......»»
A coronavirus patient thought he was recovering. Then, doctors found blood clots in his lungs â€” a new and potentially deadly complication of the virus.
Michael Reagan Doctors are finding blood clots in the lungs, heart, and kidneys of coronavirus patients, some of whom are critically ill and others who seem relatively stable. Blood clots can travel and create blocka.....»»