Famous deaths

CDC warns against using form of chloroquine that killed man, sickened his wife

11 hours ago   |   NBC News

An Arizona couple, both in their 60s, became deathly ill after they ingested fish food that contained chloroquine phosphate.
Read more ...

U.S. coronavirus hotspots grow as Italy passes 10,000 deaths

12 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By KAT STAFFORD and MARTHA IRVINE DETROIT - As the United States led the world with confirmed coronavirus cases, cities such as Detroit, Chicago and New Orleans grew as...
Read more ...

Massachusetts reports 4,257 coronavirus cases, nine new deaths

12 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   4 articles

Nine more people have died from the novel coronavirus as cases soared to 4,257 on Saturday, according to the state Department of Public Health. Cases jumped by more than 1,000...
Read more ...

Italy coronavirus death toll surges past 10,000; lockdown extension likely

12 hours ago   |   National Post

MILAN - The death toll from an outbreak of coronavirus in Italy barrelled past 10,000 on Saturday, a figure that made an extension of a national lockdown almost certain.
Read more ...

Spanish PM announces stricter lockdown measures to tackle coronavirus

12 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

MADRID - Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez on Saturday announced stricter lockdown measures that will force all non-essential workers to stay at home for the next two weeks...
Read more ...

Coronavirus update: Chicago considered next COVID-19 hot spot, McCormick Place to be converted into makeshift hospital as cases climb

12 hours ago   |   ABC   |   3 articles

Officials are considering extending Illinois' "stay-at-home" order as Illinois sees the biggest jump in COVID-19 deaths since the crisis began.
Read more ...

California lawmakers plead: Fight virus, don't pack beaches

California lawmakers plead: Fight virus, don't pack beaches

12 hours ago   |   KSBW

With cases of coronavirus surging and the death toll rising, lawmakers are pleading with cooped-up Californians not to let a beautiful, sunny weekend tempt them into ignoring...
Read more ...

Volusia County sees first coronavirus-related death

Volusia County sees first coronavirus-related death

12 hours ago   |   WESH

Florida health officials on Saturday reported Volusia County's first death related to the novel coronavirus, COVID-19.
Read more ...

Teen Who May Have Died of Coronavirus Denied Medical Care Because He Lacked Insurance

12 hours ago   |   Slate   |   2 articles

The death of 17-year-old in Lancaster, California had been linked to COVID-19 but authorities later said further study by the CDC was necessary.
Read more ...

Coronavirus deaths keep climbing in France

12 hours ago   |   National Post

PARIS - French health authorities reported 319 new deaths from the coronavirus on Saturday, up 16% on the previous day and taking the total to 2,314, as the government...
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

Residents of New York, New Jersey & Connecticut urged to avoid all...

Residents of New York, New Jersey & Connecticut urged to avoid all ‘non-essential' travel for 14 days - advisory

Citing “extensive community transmission” of the coronavirus in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, a newly-issued domestic travel advisory has called on the residents to... Read more ...

Cuomo on possible New York quarantine: 'I don't think it's legal,' would be...

Cuomo on possible New York quarantine: 'I don't think it's legal,' would be a 'federal declaration of war'

"It would be chaos and mayhem," Cuomo said. Read more ...

President considering short-term quarantine for New York, nearby areas

President considering short-term quarantine for New York, nearby areas

The president said he was considering some type of enforceable quarantine to prevent people in New York and parts of New Jersey and Connecticut from traveling. Read more ...

What's essential? In France: pastry, wine. In US: golf, guns

What's essential? In France: pastry, wine. In US: golf, guns

What, really, is essential? It's a question countries across the world are asking, and their answers are telling. Read more ...

Knicks owner, MSG chairman James Dolan has coronavirus

Knicks owner, MSG chairman James Dolan has coronavirus

James Dolan, the executive chairman of Madison Square Garden Company and owner of the New York Knicks, has tested positive for the coronavirus. Read more ...

DeSantis supports Trump's plan to quarantine New York

DeSantis supports Trump's plan to quarantine New York

TALLAHASSEE - Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Saturday said he would support plans by President Donald Trump to quarantine New York City in an effort to stop the spread of... Read more ...

Pyongyang fires 2 short-range ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan - South...

Pyongyang fires 2 short-range ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan - South Korea military

North Korea has reportedly conducted a new missile test, launching two projectiles off its eastern coast that fell into the Sea of Japan, the South Korean military reports. The... Read more ...

The US coronavirus death toll has surpassed 2,000, doubling in just 2 days

The US coronavirus death toll has surpassed 2,000, doubling in just 2 days

The United States' death toll for the novel coronavirus has surpassed 2,000, doubling in just two days. As of Saturday evening, there were 122,666 coronavirus cases across the... Read more ...

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

The man's generosity meant 20 staffers at the restaurant each got an extra $500 just before they were laid off. Read more ...

Stranded Holland America cruise ship with 2 confirmed COVID-19 cases will be...

Stranded Holland America cruise ship with 2 confirmed COVID-19 cases will be allowed to cross the Panama Canal

The MS Zaandam, a Holland America cruise ship with two confirmed cases of COVID-19 onboard, will be permitted to transit the Panama Canal, according to a statement put out by... Read more ...