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coronavirus, Fresh News

Trump poised to declare a national emergency — here’s exactly what that means

In the face of a rising and very real problem with the Coronavirus, American president Donald Trump has declared a national emergency within the United States.   A National Emergency by way of the Stafford Act opens up billions of dollars in emergency aid to states and localities seriously hit by the virus. "To unleash the full power of the federal government … I am officially declaring a national emergency," Trump said in a nationally televised address from the White House Rose Garden. Trump is also discussing moves to end limits on hospital stays and the number of available beds; funding to states and local governments (an increase), and expedited response to available testing demands.  The declaration also means that states now have broad powers to set up emergency management centres at...
UK News, UK Politics

A fourth passenger from that Diamond Princess cruise has died; Ireland & Wales ???????????????????????????? records first coronavirus case, and more

The UK ???????? is readying itself to investigate the death of a British passenger that was on board that now infamous Diamond Princess cruise ship. According to officials in Japan, the man died sometime in the last 48 hours but they haven’t told the world much else. The Foreign Office in England subsequently confirmed that the news of such was news to them — and that the death would be formally investigated. That particular news comes on the heels of another shock discovery. According to health officials in Ireland and Wales, the first known case to surface from within British boundaries has been found. The total number of cases within the UK as a whole is now at 19. Looking for an affordable N95 mask? This one appears to fit the criteria for the recommended masks to he...
UK News, UK Politics

A fourth passenger from that Diamond Princess cruise has died; Ireland & Wales ???????????????????????????? records first coronavirus case, and more

The UK ???????? is readying itself to investigate the death of a British passenger that was on board that now infamous Diamond Princess cruise ship. According to officials in Japan, the man died sometime in the last 48 hours but they haven’t told the world much else. The Foreign Office in England subsequently confirmed that the news of such was news to them — and that the death would be formally investigated. That particular news comes on the heels of another shock discovery. According to health officials in Ireland and Wales, the first known case to surface from within British boundaries has been found. The total number of cases within the UK as a whole is now at 19. Looking for an affordable N95 mask? This one appears to fit the criteria for the recommended masks to he...
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