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German coronavirus outbreak at abattoir infects more than 1,000

General view of the main Toennies meat factory that had to be shut down because of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak among its employees, in Rheda-Wiedenbrueck, Germany June 20, 2020. REUTERS/Leon Kuegeler FRANKFURT (Reuters) – More than 1,000 employees at German meat processing firm Toennies have tested positive for coronavirus, …

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Actor-comedian D.L. Hughley tests positive for coronavirus after collapsing onstage in Nashville

Hughley, 57, was suffering from exhaustion after working and traveling during the week, publicist Yvette Shearer said. In an Instagram post, Hughley said the positive diagnosis came after a battery of tests were performed when he was taken to Nashville’s Saint Thomas Hospital Friday night after his collapse. “I was …

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Hand Sanitizer as a Safety Hazard, DMV with a Positive Case – NBC Chicago

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) As many people try to keep hands clean amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Chicago Fire Department warned keeping hand sanitizer in cars could cause vehicles …

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Germany’s coronavirus reproduction rate jumps to 1.79: RKI

FILE PHOTO: A 3D-printed coronavirus model is seen in front of the words coronavirus disease (Covid-19) on display in this illustration taken March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic BERLIN (Reuters) – The reproduction rate of the novel coronavirus in Germany has jumped to 1.79 after a raft of localised outbreaks, the …

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Several U.S. states see coronavirus infection spikes, Wall Street unnerved

(Reuters) – Troubling spikes in coronavirus infection rates were reported on Friday in several U.S. states, mainly in the South and West, a day before President Donald Trump was due to preside over an Oklahoma campaign rally that will be America’s largest indoor gathering in months. FILE PHOTO: Claudia Clemente, …

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India reports record rise in coronavirus cases; Delhi cancels all medical staff leave

A medical health worker in a Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) collects sample using a swab from a person at a school which was turned into a centre to conduct tests for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), amidst the spread of the disease, in New Delhi, India June 19, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis …

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Several U.S. states see coronavirus infection spikes, Wall Street unnerved

(Reuters) – Troubling spikes in coronavirus infection rates were reported on Friday in several U.S. states, mainly in the South and West, a day before President Donald Trump was due to preside over an Oklahoma campaign rally that will be America’s largest indoor gathering in months. FILE PHOTO: Claudia Clemente, …

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Brazil passes 1 million coronavirus cases with no end in sight

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Brazil passed 1 million coronavirus cases on Friday and approached 50,000 deaths, a new nadir for the world’s second worst-hit country as it struggles with a tense political climate and worsening economic outlook. People walk with bags at a popular shopping street amid the coronavirus …

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Flurry of positive coronavirus tests in athletes hurts U.S. restart plans

(Reuters) – Hopes that sport in the United States might soon return to business as usual suffered a blow on Friday as athletes from golf to hockey tested positive for the novel coronavirus, triggering a shutdown of some facilities. FILE PHOTO: Test tube with Corona virus name label is seen …

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Several U.S. states see coronavirus infection spikes, Wall Street unnerved

(Reuters) – Troubling spikes in coronavirus infection rates were reported on Friday in several U.S. states, mainly in the South and West, a day before President Donald Trump was due to preside over an Oklahoma campaign rally that will be America’s largest indoor gathering in months. FILE PHOTO: Claudia Clemente, …

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