NYC pier prepares for USNS Comfort's arrival in coronavirus fight

Washington DC (USA) March 30: The USNS Comfort, a Navy hospital ship with 1,000 beds, 12 operating rooms and a full medical staff, is scheduled...

Trump extends social distancing guidelines as COVID-19 cases top 140,000

Washington DC (USA), Mar 30: U.S. President Donald Trump said Sunday that the country is stepping up development of treatments for COVID-19 patients, including experiment...

U.S. steps up developing therapies against COVID-19 -- Trump

Washington DC (USA), Mar 30: U.S. President Donald Trump said Sunday that the country is stepping up development of treatments for COVID-19 patients, including experiment...

Trump extends federal social distancing guidelines to April 30

Washington DC (USA) March 30: President Donald Trump said Sunday he would extend nationwide social distancing guidelines for another 30 days, an abrupt back-down from...

In just one week, coronavirus cases have quadrupled in the United States

Washington DC (USA) March 30: The number of novel coronavirus infections in the US has risen rapidly in the past week, surpassing both China and...

Cuomo: No one is going to treat New York 'unfairly' over coronavirus

Washington DC (USA) March 30: Gov. Andrew Cuomo had a message for the nation on Sunday: Although New York has become the epicenter of the...

Treasury Secretary says Americans can expect stimulus checks to be direct deposited...

Washington DC (USA) March 30: Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday that Americans could expect checks from the historic $2 trillion stimulus bill to be...

Trump strikes friendly tone on China with trade in mind, as his...

Washington DC (USA) March 30: As coronavirus cases in the US surge, President Donald Trump isn't focused just on those statistics, administration officials say, but...

Trump extends federal social distancing guidelines to April 30

Washington DC (USA) March 30: President Donald Trump said Sunday he would extend nationwide social distancing guidelines for another 30 days, an abrupt back-down from...

Fauci says Trump agreed not to invoke a strict quarantine after intensive...

Washington DC (USA) March 30: Dr. Anthony Fauci said Sunday that President Donald Trump decided not to impose a strict quarantine on parts of New...

Civil liberties in the time of coronavirus

Washington DC (USA) March 30: As the number of deaths caused by coronavirus climbs in America, new civil liberties dilemmas have emerged for governments trying...

Trump concedes US coronavirus death toll could be 100,000 or more

Washington DC (USA) March 30: President Donald Trump acknowledged Sunday for the first time that deaths in the United States from coronavirus could reach 100,000...

Close to 60,000 cases confirmed in NY state

New York (USA), Mar 30: New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo has extended the program to keep workers at home by two weeks in an...

Trump extends coronavirus guidelines to April 30

Washington DC (USA), Mar 30: US President Donald Trump says he will extend a set of guidelines aimed at slowing the spread of the coronavirus...

COVID-19 : Over 2,000 deaths in US

Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 29 (ANI): More than 2,000 patients have died due to coronavirus in the United States which is grappling with at least...

PM Modi's 21-day lockdown is model for COVID-19 affected countries

Washington D.C.[USA], Mar 29 (ANI): At a time when the world is fighting COVID-19 pandemic and several countries are grappling with the rising cases of...

US arranges special flight for its citizens departing Dhaka airport

Washington DC (USA) Mar 29: The US Department of State and US Embassy Bangladesh have arranged a special chartered flight for its citizens and their...

Infectious disease expert Dr. Amesh Adalja urges smaller communities to prepare for...

Washington (USA) March 29: Infectious disease expert Dr. Amesh Adalja spoke with co-host Eric Shawn on "America's News HQ" where he discussed how the coronavirus...

Peru reports 671 confirmed cases, 16 deaths from COVID-19

Lima (Peru) Mar29: The Peruvian government on Saturday raised the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the country to 671 and the number of...

UN donates 250,000 face masks to New York City

New York (USA) Mar29: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Saturday that the world body is donating 250,000 face masks to New York City for the...

More than 30,000 COVID-19 deaths reported worldwide -- Johns Hopkins University

Washington DC (USA), Mar 29: More than 30,000 COVID-19 deaths have been reported worldwide, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University's Center for...

Venezuela Waiting For Second Russian Plane With Supplies to Help Fight COVID19...

Caracas (Venezuela) Mar 29: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says his country is waiting for the second Russian aircraft that will deliver medical supplies to Venezuela...

Panama Gov't Allows Coronavirus-Stricken Cruise Ship MS Zaandam to Pass Through Canal

Panama City (Panama) Mar 29: The Panamanian government has given permission for the coronavirus-stricken MS Zaandam cruise ship to pass through the Panama Canal, although...

New York Governor Not Aware of Trump's Quarantine Plans, Doubts It Would...

Washington DC (USA) Mar 29: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says he has not spoken with US President Donald Trump about the possibility of a...

US Company Says Received FDA's Authorisation for 5-Minute Coronavirus Tests

Washington DC (USA) Mar 29: Abbott Laboratories, a medical equipment and health care company based in the United States, announced on Saturday it had received...

Trump Considering Imposing Quarantine in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut Amid COVID-19...

Washington DC (USA) Mar 29: The US recently became the country with the most confirmed cases of COVID-19 infections in the world, with the Centres...

Former US Senator Tom Coburn Dies at 72

Washington DC (USA) Mar 29: Tom Coburn, who earned a reputation as a conservative political maverick known for bluntly speaking his mind, frequently condemned the...