04 April 2020


Barr orders increase in home confinement as virus surges (9)
04 Apr 2020 Created: 11:02 AM Last Updated: 11:34 AM Views: 45 Washington, Apr. 4 (BNA): Attorney General William Barr ordered the Bureau of Prisons on Friday to increase the use of home confinement and expedite the release of eligible high-risk inmates at three federal prisons where coronavirus cases have skyrocketed, the Associated Press (AP) reported. Officials were told to give highest priority to inmates who are being held
Egyptians urged to stay at home until April 10 (14)
Municipal workers sanitize the areas surrounding the Giza pyramids complex in hopes of curbing the outbreak in Egypt last week.Nariman El-Mofty / AP For the next week until April 10, Egyptians should not "leave the house for any reason...not even to buy bread," health officials in the country said Friday. This is because "the worst stage will begin soon...
French doctor apologises for suggesting COVID-19 treatment be tested in Africa (1)
"Africa isn't a testing lab," retired Ivory Coast soccer star, Didier Drogba says 12:51 April 04, 2020 Reuters The research director, Camille Locht, was discussing the BCG tuberculosis vaccine, which is being trialled in several European countries and Australia against COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the new coronavirus A French doctor apologised on Friday for suggesting a possible treatment
After resisting efforts to shut doors, Hobby Lobby has closed all stores (4)
OKLAHOMA CITY - Hobby Lobby announced that the ongoing coronavirus crisis is prompting it to close its stores until further notice. In a statement, the Oklahoma City-based crafts retail chain said it also is furloughing all of its store employees and many of its corporate and distribution workers. Hobby Lobby had resisted efforts to close its stores as nonessential services, saying its sale of fabric was essential.
We Tried To Get Home To Our Dying Father In The US. Then Our Flight From Russia Was Cancelled (1)
"We wanted to get home to Montana to be with our father who is dying of cancer. We wanted to be with him for his last few days." Christopher Miller BuzzFeed News Contributor The journalists at BuzzFeed News are proud to bring you trustworthy and relevant reporting about the coronavirus.
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