For dairy farmers in the United States, the timing of the Covid-19 pandemic could hardly be worse. As the disease caused by the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 spreads across the US and changes so many aspects of public life, it's also reshaping how consumers buy dairy products. School closings across the US—particularly elementary schools—have also put a major dent in milk consumption.
It's come to this - the White House is now advising everyone not to head to the grocery store or pharmacy in the coming two weeks. “The next two weeks are extraordinarily important,” White House coronavirus response coordinator Deborah Birx said Saturday at a press conference. “This is the moment to not be going to […]
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Americans braced for what the nation's top doctor warned Sunday would be “the hardest and saddest week” of their lives while Britain assumed the unwelcome mantle of deadliest coronavirus hot spot in Europe after a record 24-hour jump in deaths that surpassed even hard-hit Italy's. Britain's own prime minister, Boris Johnson, was hospitalized, 10 days after testing positive for COVID-19 in what his office described as a “precautionary step.” Amid the dire news, there were also glimmers of hope some hard-hit areas — the number of people dying appeared to be slowing in New York City, Spain and Italy.
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China’s response was inept, dishonest and utterly inconsiderate of the world. We need to teach the Chinese government a lesson.
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NBA commissioner Adam Silver outlines sobering news of coronavirus impact on this season and possibly next
Monday marked the 25th day without professional basketball in the United States, and Silver is no closer to outlining a timeline for the return of the sport than he was when COVID-19 halted American life.
Perlman hopes Weinstein saw his 2018 tweet revealing he urinated on his hands before meeting the now-convicted rapist.