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Texas councilman and husband die two days apart from coronavirus

[ad_1] A Texas councilman and his husband died two days apart in the same hospital from the coronavirus, according to a report. Anthony Brooks, 52, a councilman in Live Oak — a San Antonio suburb — died last Tuesday at Methodist Hospital Metropolitan, three weeks after testing positive for the …

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Cuomo didn’t know coronavirus patients are being sent back to nursing homes

[ad_1] New York’s health commissioner on Monday defended a directive that requires nursing homes to readmit residents who’ve tested positive for the coronavirus — as Gov. Andrew Cuomo revealed he didn’t know the policy was in place. Cuomo was asked about the state’s policy on admitting or re-admitting to nursing …

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Boston Mayor Marty Walsh to Provide COVID-19 Update – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is scheduled to give an update on the coronavirus outbreak on Monday afternoon. He is scheduled to speak at 1:30 p.m. from City Hall. Mondoay would have been Boston Marathon Monday, but the race was postponed until Sept. 14 due to the coronavirus outbreak. Walsh …

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5-year-old daughter of Detroit first responders dies of coronavirus

[ad_1] The 5-year-old daughter of two first responders has died in Michigan after a coronavirus infection left her likely brain dead on a ventilator, her family says. Little Skylar Herbert first complained a month ago about bad headaches — with COVID-19 causing a form of meningitis that caused swelling of …

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US coronavirus update: Latest on cases, deaths, the lockdown, and more

[ad_1] Seattle policemen wear protective face masks during influenza epidemic of 1918. Time Life Pictures/National Archives/The LIFE Picture Collection via Getty Images The 1918 influenza pandemic – often called the “Spanish flu,” although it did not originate in Spain –  killed more than 50 million people globally and about 675,000 in …

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Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice Noach Dear dies of coronavirus

[ad_1] Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice Noach Dear has died following a battle with coronavirus, his family said Sunday. The 66-year-old former City Councilman succumbed to COVID-19 early Sunday, his son-in-law Aaron Hirtz told The Post. Dear served on the New York City Council 1983-2001, representing Midwood and parts of Borough …

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Coronavirus deaths in Colorado pass 400 as outbreaks at long-term care facilities grow – The Colorado Sun

[ad_1] Colorado passed 400 coronavirus-related deaths on Saturday as the number of outbreaks of the disease at long-term care facilities — like nursing homes and senior-care centers — continues to grow. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment reports there have been at least 411 fatalities from COVID-19, the …

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Coronavirus has now killed 150,000 worldwide

[ad_1] The coronavirus has now killed more than 150,000 people worldwide, according to the latest statistics at Johns Hopkins University. The tragic milestone was passed Friday night; by midnight, the U.S. continued to have the pandemic’s highest death toll, at 31,456, followed by Italy, with 22,745 deaths, Spain, with 19,613 …

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NYC coronavirus deaths hit 12,199 as confirmed cases climb

[ad_1] The city’s coronavirus death toll continued climbing to alarming heights with 722 new COVID-19 fatalities over 24 hours, bringing the grim total to 12,199 by Friday afternoon. The previous two days saw an increase of under 600 new deaths in the same 24 hour periods, according to statistics published …

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