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Coronavirus news uk Polluting gases fall rapidly as coronavirus spreads

Image copyrightGetty ImagesImage caption Traffic has been much-reduced on the streets of New York Levels of air pollutants and warming gases over some cities and regions are showing significant drops as coronavirus impacts work and travel. Researchers in …

Coronavirus USA Republican senator questions federal guidance issued to fight coronavirus as cases and deaths rise
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Coronavirus USA Republican senator questions federal guidance issued to fight coronavirus as cases and deaths rise

“I’m not denying what a nasty disease COVID-19 can be, and how it’s obviously devastating to somewhere between 1 and 3.4 percent of the population,” Johnson, a Wisconsin Republican, told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Tuesday. “But that means 97 to 99 percent will get through this and develop immunities and will be able to…

Coronavirus USA Live updates: Dow, S&P 500, companies and more
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Coronavirus USA Live updates: Dow, S&P 500, companies and more

MAR) shares are down 9% in premarket trading. The stock is down nearly 60% for the year.spread of coronavirus, exchange operator Intercontinental Exchange Inc (ICE) said Wednesday.The announcement comes shortly after the NYSE sent an update to traders informing them that two people — a member of the trading floor community and an NYSE employee — tested positive for…

Coronavirus USA Trump loses his touch with the markets as coronavirus threat grows
Trump loses his touch with the markets as coronavirus threat grows
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Coronavirus USA Trump loses his touch with the markets as coronavirus threat grows Trump loses his touch with the markets as coronavirus threat grows

(CNN)The stark news came in shortly after noon on Wednesday: The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped almost 10%, wiping out all the gains logged since President Donald Trump took office, thanks to investors craving more government spending to offset the impact from the coronavirus.As the freefall commenced, the President was at the White House podium,…

Coronavirus News Exclusive: FBI Sees Record Background Checks for Gun Sales Amid Coronavirus
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Coronavirus News Exclusive: FBI Sees Record Background Checks for Gun Sales Amid Coronavirus

Gun sales have skyrocketed in recent weeks as panic over the spread of COVID-19 worsens. Mark Oliva, the director of public affairs for the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the firearms industry’s trade group, said the FBI’s National Crime Informa…

The coronavirus pandemic began in China. Today, it reported no new local infections for the first time
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The coronavirus pandemic began in China. Today, it reported no new local infections for the first time

China has reported no new locally transmitted coronavirus cases for the first time since the the pandemic began, marking a major turning point in the global battle to contain Covid-19.

The wave of coronavirus cases is shutting down Florida beaches
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The wave of coronavirus cases is shutting down Florida beaches

Thousands of people have ignored new guidelines calling for social distancing and continue to flock to Florida’s beaches — but now, cities have had enough. Several cities in Florida have started to close down beach access in an effort to slow down the spread …

NYC to begin releasing inmates amid coronavirus outbreak
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NYC to begin releasing inmates amid coronavirus outbreak

Mayor Bill de Blasio plans to release “vulnerable” inmates from city jails to prevent the spread of the coronavirus pandemic into local lockups, he said Wednesday. “In the next 48 hours, we will identify any inmates who need to be brought out because of eith…

Wartime authority and eviction relief: Here are the major changes announced by Trump’s coronavirus task force
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Wartime authority and eviction relief: Here are the major changes announced by Trump’s coronavirus task force

President Donald Trump announced he is invoking the Defense Production Act to address the coronavirus crisis. USA TODAY WASHINGTON  President Donald Trump and the White House coronavirus task force announced the administration is enacting a wartime provisio…

Coronavirus: How to practise social distancing while queueing and walking
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Coronavirus: How to practise social distancing while queueing and walking

The National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) warned this week that people are not following social distancing guidelines while out in public parks. It begs the question: how do social distancing guidelines apply to public parks? Do you have to climb into ditches to avoid other people? If you’re in the supermarket, should you hide…