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Worldwide Trump hopes for COVID-19 vaccine by end of year, 'maybe before'
Author: 0 Trump hopes for COVID-19 vaccine by end of year, 'maybe before'

Slaoui sits on the board of Moderna, a USA company that's testing a CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus vaccine candidate it developed. Bright was removed as the director of the Biomedical Advance Research and Development Authority (BARDA), which is under the Department of Health and Human Services, an action that prompted the immunologist to file a whistleblower complaint.

Worldwide Trump's taxes: Supreme Court to decide if laws apply to presidents
Author: 0 Trump's taxes: Supreme Court to decide if laws apply to presidents

It also ruled that the subpoena is lawful because it seeks items related to his private business, not his official capacity as president . That tied into questioning from Justice Samuel Alito , another conservative, who suggested that without a "limit" on the House's subpoena power, it could be used to harass a president .

Worldwide New Zealand to relax COVID-19 restrictions on Thursday
Author: 0 New Zealand to relax COVID-19 restrictions on Thursday

Dr Ashley Bloomfield also reported no further deaths in the country today. "Despite the obvious downsides, Levels 3 and 4 did bring a sense of protection and security for some who suffer from anxiety". People attending movies at the theater or going to a show would have to be spaced out. "This is about giving pubs and bars the chance to get back to business under Alert Level 2, under ANZAC Day-style rules and in a similar way to restaurants and cafes".

Author: 0 British boy dies of disease linked to COVID-19

The disease was first reported in Japanese paediatricians in 1967 and is usually caused by an overreaction in a child's immune system to one or more infections. Additionally, 71% of the cases have resulted in ICU admission, 19% of cases have resulted in intubation and 43% of the cases remain hospitalized. Prof Whitty said: "This is a very rare situation, but I think it is entirely plausible that this is caused by this virus, at least in some cases".

Worldwide China threatens countermeasures over United States visa rule for Chinese journalists
Author: 0 China threatens countermeasures over United States visa rule for Chinese journalists

We urge the U.S. to immediately correct its mistake. Earlier, China expelled three Wall Street Journal reporters - two Americans and an Australian - after the paper published an opinion column calling China the "real sick man of Asia". "It's going to create greater national security protections", the official said. The U.S. keeps talking about reciprocity, but most U.S. journalists in China are issued press cards and residence permits with one-year validity.

Worldwide China suspends beef imports from Australian firms
Author: 0 China suspends beef imports from Australian firms

The Global Times also lashed out in a piece headlined: Morrison's adventurism could damage China-Australia relations beyond fix. "Obviously (Dutton) must have also received some instructions from Washington requiring him to cooperate with the U.S.in its propaganda war against China".

Worldwide Elon Musk Reopens California Tesla Plant, Defying Local Health Officials (Again)
Author: 0 Elon Musk Reopens California Tesla Plant, Defying Local Health Officials (Again)

The Alameda County Public Health Department did not respond to a request for comment on whether it would carry out enforcement of its public health order against Musk. Alameda County was among six San Francisco Bay Area counties that were the first in the nation to impose stay-at-home orders in mid-March. About half of the company's headcount is at the factory.

Worldwide Venezuela charges two United States citizens for foiled 'terrorist invasion'
Author: 0 Venezuela charges two United States citizens for foiled 'terrorist invasion'

Luke Alexander Denman, 34, and Airan Berry, 41, were among 17 people captured by the Venezuelan military, which said it had thwarted an attempted invasion by mercenaries in the early hours of Sunday. Last week, Maduro publicized a video in which a man identifying himself as Denman said Goudreau had tasked him with training Venezuelans in Colombia .

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Author: 0 Iranian navy ship "sunk by friendly fire" from frigate

Anonymous sources with knowledge of the incident told The New York Times that the Konarak was sunk by the missile , which they said was sacked by the Jamaran Moudge-class frigate. It also said that the Konarak was putting out targets in the waters for other ships to fire upon. Their latest confrontation came on April 15, when the USA claimed that Iranian boats had "harassed" its navy ships in the waterway.

Worldwide Pence in Self-Isolation, Testing Negative
Author: 0 Pence in Self-Isolation, Testing Negative

Bloomberg News was the first to report Pence will self-isolate. With one of President Trump's personal valets and Katie Miller , Vice President Mike Pence's press secretary, both testing positive for the coronavirus , several senior White House officials worry that it's too late to stop the virus from sweeping through their ranks, The New York Times reports.

Worldwide China urges India to uphold peace, tranquility after border clashes
Author: 0 China urges India to uphold peace, tranquility after border clashes

In 2017, footage emerged of a brawl near the northwestern Indian region of Ladakh in which Indian and Chinese soldiers were seen throwing punches and rocks at each other. Both countries have differing perceptions owing to the undemarcated boundary, which lead to transgressions and face-offs as each side patrols up to the areas they claim along the 3,448-km Line of Actual Control (LAC).

Author: 0 One of Trump's personal valets has tested positive for COVID-19

In a statement, the White House confirmed CNN's reporting that one of the President's valets had tested positive . A military official, who is one of President Donald Trump's personal valets, has tested positive for coronavirus, according to a new report on May 7.

Worldwide Coronavirus uncomfortably close to White House
Author: 0 Coronavirus uncomfortably close to White House

A number of staffers who'd come into contact with her deplaned to be tested themselves. The US President now firmly believes the time has come to reconcile to the danger of coronavirus flare-ups to rescue the economy from terminal decline.

Author: 0 Key White House taskforce members in self-quarantine

Miller is the second person who works at the White House complex to test positive for COVID-19 this week. He is "feeling fine" and has no symptoms, the statement added. Pence and Trump have also been criticized for not wearing face masks or coverings when in public. Both men have been tested multiple times and come back negative, though it's unclear if they've been tested again this weekend.

Worldwide Iran ready to swap prisoners with U.S. without preconditions
Author: 0 Iran ready to swap prisoners with U.S. without preconditions

Iran has said it is ready for a full prisoner exchange with the United States out of fear for the health and safety of Iranians in U.S. jails during the coronavirus outbreak. Michael White, a US Navy veteran who has been detained in Iran since 2018, was a likely candidate to be swapped. Several dozen Iranians are being held by the Americans, many for breaking sanctions.

Worldwide Global coronavirus infections top 4 million: Johns Hopkins Univ.
Author: 0 Global coronavirus infections top 4 million: Johns Hopkins Univ.

Of roughly 4.05 million people who contracted the illness overall, about 1.38 million had recovered, while almost 280,000 had died. The UK has the second-highest death toll with 30,689, followed closely by Italy's tally of 29,958. Off these, 212,534 people recovered in the US. A total of 8.7 million virus tests have been carried out in the country. Other countries with over 20,000 fatalities included Spain, Italy, Britain and France, the CSSE data showed.