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FILE - Cars wait in line at a drive-through COVID-19 testing site outside Hard Rock Stadium, in a Wednesday, July 8, 2020 file photo, in Miami Gardens, Fla. Florida on Sunday, July 13, 2020 reported the largest single-day increase in positive coronavirus cases in any one state since the beginning of the pandemic. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Florida reports largest, single-day increase in COVID casesFlorida on Sunday reported the largest single-day increase in positive coronavirus cases in any one state since the beginning of the pandemic
The Associated Press7 hours ago
FILE - In this May 27, 2020, file photo, medical personnel wearing personal protective equipment frequent the employee respite facilities at NYC Health + Hospitals Metropolitan in New York. As coronavirus rages out of control in other parts of the U.S., New York is offering an example after taming the nation’s deadliest outbreak this spring — but also trying to prepare in case another surge comes. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
As virus rages in US, New York guards against another rise As coronavirus rages out of control in other parts of the U.S., New York is offering an example after taming the nation’s deadliest outbreak this spring — while also trying to prepare in case another surge comes
The Associated Press8 hours ago
FILE - In this June 10, 2020, file photo, Olivia Chan's father helps her with a new mask she received during a graduation ceremony for her Pre-K class in front of Bradford School in Jersey City, N.J. As the Trump administration pushes full steam ahead to force schools to resume in-person education, public health experts warn that a one-size-fits-all reopening could drive infection and death rates even higher. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
Virus spread, not politics should guide schools, doctors sayAs the Trump administration pushes full steam ahead to force U.S. schools to resume in-person education, public health experts warn that a one-size-fits-all reopening could drive infection and death rates even higher
The Associated Press8 hours ago
30-Year-Old Dies After 'COVID Party'If going to a party at all seems like a bad idea these days, going to one in which attendees try to contract the coronavirus proved a fatal one for a Texas man, reports NEWS4SA . The 30-year-old man went to a "COVID party"—one hosted by someone known to have...
Newser9 hours ago
Priest Matthias Hieber celebrates a confirmation service according to the Corona protection measures in the church in Suesel, Germany, Sunday, July 12, 2020. Distance on the church pews, wearing of mouth and nose masks and silence during the service. Only the pastor is allowed to speak and to pray. (Markus Scholz/dpa/dpa via AP)
As US grapples with virus, Florida hits record case increaseWith the United States grappling with the worst coronavirus outbreak in the world, Florida hit a grim milestone Sunday, shattering the national record for a state’s largest single-day increase in positive coronavirus cases
The Associated Press10 hours ago
A Mumbai Municipal Corp. worker fumigates a street in Mumbai, India, Wednesday, June 10, 2020. While 2019 was the worst year on record for global dengue cases, experts fear an even bigger surge is possible because their efforts to combat it were hampered by restrictions imposed during the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
Dengue prevention efforts stifled by coronavirus pandemicWhile 2019 was the worst year on record for global dengue cases, experts fear an even bigger surge is possible due to the coronavirus pandemic
The Associated Press17 hours ago
File-Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner speaks at free COVID-19 testing provided by United Memorial Medical Center at the Mexican Consulate Sunday, June 28, 2020, in Houston. Top officials in Houston are calling for the city to lock back down as area hospitals strain to accommodate the onslaught of patients sick with the new coronavirus. Mayor Turner and Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo, both Democrats, said this weekend that a stay-at-home order is needed for America's fourth-largest city to cope with the surge of COVID-19 cases. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
The Latest: Houston officials call for return to lockdownTop officials in Houston are calling for the city to lock back down as area hospitals strain to accommodate the onslaught of patients sick with the new coronavirus
The Associated Press17 hours ago
FILE - This Jan. 27, 2018, aerial file photo shows U.S. Marine Air Station Futenma in Ginowan, Okinawa, southern Japan. Okinawan officials said Saturday, July 11, 2020 that dozens of U.S. Marines have been confirmed to have infected with the coronavirus at two bases, Futenma and Camp Hansen, on the southern Japanese island in what is feared to be a massive outbreak, and demanded adequate explanation from the U.S. military officials. (Kyodo News via AP, File)
Okinawa governor wants tougher action as 61 Marines infectedThe governor of Japan’s Okinawa is demanding a top U.S. military commander take tougher prevention measures and more transparency hours after officials were told that more than 60 Marines at two bases have been infected with the coronavirus over the past few days
The Associated Press20 hours ago
An Indian health worker helps another to wear personnel protection equipment kit before he collects nasal swab samples at a COVID-19 testing center in Gauhati, Assam state, India, Sunday, July 12, 2020. India is the world’s third worst-affected country by the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Asia Today: No masks on red carpet as Taiwan logs few casesTaiwan has wrapped up an annual film festival with an awards ceremony as it holds more public events after keeping its coronavirus outbreak to a few hundred cases
The Associated Press20 hours ago
President Donald Trump wears a face mask as he walks down a hallway during a visit to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., Saturday, July 11, 2020. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Trump wears mask in public for first time during pandemic President Donald Trump wore a mask during a visit to a military hospital on Saturday
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE- In this May 20, 2019 file photo, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'La Belle Epoque' at the 72nd international film festival, Cannes, southern France. Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan, his son and two other family members including Aishwarya Rai Bachchan have tested positive for the coronavirus in Mumbai, India’s financial and entertainment capital, a government minister said Sunday. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris, File)
Bollywood's Amitabh Bachchan, 3 family members test positiveBollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan, his son and two other family members have tested positive for the coronavirus in Mumbai
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this April 18, 2019, file photo, the Salt Lake Temple in Salt Lake City is viewed. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has asked all its members in Utah to wear face coverings when in public, a request that comes as confirmed coronavirus infections in the state increase. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
Church asks Utah Mormons to wear face coverings in publicThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is asking all its members in Utah to wear face coverings when in public
The Associated Press1 day ago
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