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New Zealand On Alert After 4 Cases Of COVID-19 Emerge From An Unknown Source

1 month ago   |   By NPR

The cases came after 102 days with no community spread. The four are members of the same family. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced a 3-day period of higher restrictions due to the new cluster.
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New Zealand's 102-day ‘coronavirus-free' status ends as Auckland back in lockdown after 4 new cases emerge

New Zealand's 102-day ‘coronavirus-free' status ends as Auckland back in lockdown after 4 new cases emerge

1 month ago   |   By RT

Authorities in New Zealand said on Tuesday they were shutting down the largest city, Auckland, after four new coronavirus cases were discovered.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Auckland would move to level-three restriction from noon on Wednesday as a “precautionary approach.” People should stay away from work and school, and gatherings of more than 10 people would again be restricted. The curbs would be applied for three days until Friday.
“This is something we have prepared for,” Ardern told reporters, adding that the source of the virus was unknown.
“We have had a 102 days and it was...
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Judge removes President Trump's public lands boss for serving unlawfully

Judge removes President Trump's public lands boss for serving unlawfully

An acting director served unlawfully for 424 days without being confirmed to Read more ...

Supreme Court front-runner Amy Coney Barrett hailed by right, feared by left

Supreme Court front-runner Amy Coney Barrett hailed by right, feared by left

Amy Coney Barrett, a devout Catholic, is hailed by religious conservatives and others on the right as an ideological heir to conservative icon Antonin Scalia, the late Supreme... Read more ...

Former congressman and presidential candidate Ron Paul hospitalized

Former congressman and presidential candidate Ron Paul hospitalized

Former GOP presidential candidate candidate Ron Paul says he's OK after video circulated online of him having an apparent medical issue during a livestream interview. Read more ...

Two officials charged with ‘deadly decision' that led to Covid-19 outbreak...

Two officials charged with ‘deadly decision' that led to Covid-19 outbreak at Massachusetts veterans' facility

The Massachusetts attorney general is pressing criminal charges against two officials for a “deadly” decision that led to a Covid-19 outbreak in a veterans' health care... Read more ...

Kenosha shooting suspect Kyle Rittenhouse fighting extradition to Wisconsin

Kenosha shooting suspect Kyle Rittenhouse fighting extradition to Wisconsin

The Illinois teen accused of fatally gunning down two protesters during violent demonstrations sparked by the police shooting of Jacob Blake is fighting extradition to... Read more ...

'Erase them all': UFC title challenger Paulo Costa posts gory image of...

'Erase them all': UFC title challenger Paulo Costa posts gory image of 'decapitated' rival Adesanya ahead of UFC 253 showdown

Paulo Costa cranked up the animosity with Israel Adesanya ahead of the pair's UFC 253 middleweight title showdown as the Brazilian challenger shared a decapitated image of his... Read more ...

Trump Expected To Nominate Amy Coney Barrett To The Supreme Court

Trump Expected To Nominate Amy Coney Barrett To The Supreme Court

The conservative federal judge is just 48 years old and could affect social policy for generations to come if confirmed by the majority-Republican Senate. (Image credit: Rachel... Read more ...

WATCH LIVE: Family of Breonna Taylor to speak after Kentucky AG's decision...

WATCH LIVE: Family of Breonna Taylor to speak after Kentucky AG's decision in deadly shooting probe

For the first time, the family of Breonna Taylor is speaking out after a decision was announced in the investigation into the 26-year-old's deadly shooting. Read more ...

'How do I ever say thank you?' 89-year-old pizza delivery driver gets...

'How do I ever say thank you?' 89-year-old pizza delivery driver gets $12,000 tip surprise from 'TikTok Family'

The tables quickly turned for an 89-year-old pizza delivery driver who received a surprise delivery of his own from regulars on his route - a $12,000 tip. Read more ...

Virginia governor, wife, test positive for coronavirus

Virginia governor, wife, test positive for coronavirus

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and his wife, First Lady Pamela Northam, plan to isolate for the next 10 days while working remotely. Read more ...