Expert: ‘crucial’ that nursing home staff tested

To slow the spread of COVID-19 at nursing homes in the United States it is crucial that nursing home residents and staff be tested regularly, according to a former FDA Associate Commissioner. (May 12) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook:...

Coronavirus spread accelerates again in Germany

Coronavirus spread accelerates again in Germany 2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Berlin 2/2 By Douglas Busvine BERLIN (Reuters) – New coronavirus infections are accelerating again in Germany just days after its leaders loosened social restrictions, raising concerns...

Some blame meatpacking workers, not plants, for virus spread

Some blame meatpacking workers, not plants, for virus spread As coronavirus hotspots erupted at major U.S. meatpacking plants, experts criticized extremely tight working conditions that made the factories natural high-risk contagion locations. But some Midwestern politicians have pointed the finger at the workers’ living conditions,...

California crews battle wildfire and coroanvirus

Winds spread a brush fire over more than 150 acres on the south Santa Barbara County coast, northwest of Los Angeles early Thursday. Crews from multiple locations battled the fire while trying to maintain distance and avoid the spread of COVID-19. (May 8) Subscribe for...