Arizona and Texas counties hit hard by coronavirus bring in refrigerated trucks as morgues fill up

Arizona and Texas counties hit hard by coronavirus bring in refrigerated trucks as morgues fill up

With skyrocketing coronavirus hospitalizations in several states. Hard-hit counties in Arizona and Texas are preparing for the worst. By bringing in refrigerated trucks as morgues fill up. The US coronavirus outbreak hit nearly 3.5 million . Total infections Thursday morning and more than 137,000 reported deaths. According to a tally by Johns Hopkins University. Thirty-nine […]

Florida sets new COVID-19 case record

Florida sets new COVID-19 case record

Florida’s COVID-19 cases jumped by the most during the pandemic. Two days after the previous high. A sign that the outbreak is expanding and leading to more serious clinical consequences. Reported new cases rose by 11,458, or 6.4%, to 190,052 . Compared with an average 5.5% in the previous seven days. The Sunshine State had […]

Coronavirus live updates: US death toll approaching 90,000

Coronavirus live updates: US death toll approaching 90,000

The novel coronavirus pandemic has now killed more than 310,000 people worldwide. More than 4.5 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. The actual numbers are believed to […]

Border between Kosovo and Albania will have one single checkpoint for both sides

Border between Kosovo and Albania will have one single checkpoint for both sides

The Interior Ministers of Albania and Kosovo signed an agreement that will unify the Customs inspection of people and goods.In presence of the Minister of Kosovo, but with the absence of Rama, the Interior Ministers signed the agreement for establishing the joint border checkpoints.What this agreement does is that goods and travellers will no longer […]

NYT/Albanian Students Demand Cut in Tuition Fees

NYT/Albanian Students Demand Cut in Tuition Fees

TIRANA, Albania — The Albanian government on Wednesday gave in to demands from students and canceled a double charge for repeated exams but said it could do nothing about the level of tuition fees because these are set by the individual institutions, which are partially self-supporting.Thousands of students of public universities have blocked a main […]

Troops get new authority to use force to protect border patrol

Troops get new authority to use force to protect border patrol

The Trump White House has given the Pentagon new authorities to troops on the border to protect Customs and Border Protection (CBP) personnel if they are overwhelmed, including the use of lethal force, according to White House memo obtained by ABC News, sent by chief of staff John Kelly to Defense Secretary James Mattis.Mattis told […]

Swiss prosecutor suspended while leading FIFA investigation

Swiss prosecutor suspended while leading FIFA investigation

GENEVA – Switzerland’s chief economic crimes prosecutor was suspended last week while leading an investigation into corruption linked to FIFA, the federal prosecutor’s office said Friday. It was unclear how Olivier Thormann’s suspension will affect the integrity of ongoing criminal proceedings.Soccer officials under criminal suspicion include former FIFA president Sepp Blatter, German soccer great Franz […]