Coronavirus spread

Haiti hospital chief kidnapped amid coronavirus emergency

The relevant authorities are following the case, a Health Ministry spokesman said.

By REUTERS
28/03/2020
Store throws out $35k of food after woman coughs on it as a prank

The US Department of Justice confirmed on Wednesday that people who intentionally spread the novel coronavirus could be charged with terrorism.

Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson
British PM Boris Johnson has coronavirus, self-isolates in Downing Street

Johnson is the first leader of a major power to announce a positive test result for coronavirus.

By REUTERS
27/03/2020
Netanyahu orders increased restrictions as cases climb to 3,619

Deaths rise to 12 • Haredim lead surge in new cases • Some 1,300 fines issued for defying directives.

81,000 people could die of coronavirus in the US, subside in June – report

The virus's duration means there may be a need for social distancing for longer than expected, but the country may eventually be able relax restrictions if it can more effectively test and quarantine

By REUTERS
27/03/2020
Ralph Lauren
Ralph Lauren's foundation to donate $10m. to those affected by coronavirus

The company he founded will continue to pay its workers through the pandemic and will manufacture gowns and masks for medical workers.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
27/03/2020
A man wears a face mask as he walks in a market in Ashkelon while Israel tightened a national stay-a
Israel planned for a pandemic-like emergency, so what went wrong?

Despite preparations in late February, misleading optimistic models showed several weeks of restrictions could have an effect; Jerusalem and neighboring states hold out hope amid pandemic.

An open letter to my fellow working moms during the coronavirus outbreak

Now, I’m doing all of that without school and activities to keep the children busy and my husband is staying at his parents’ empty house in isolation. And so, I am doing this all on my own.

A sign is seen down a London street regarding self isolation as the spread of the coronavirus diseas
My husband and I are self-isolating separately. Here’s why.

So on Monday, at 5:55 p.m., I said goodbye to my husband from six feet away, not knowing when I would see him again.

By SHOSHANA FORESTER SMITH
26/03/2020
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