Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday ordered the "cessation of all movements" for two weeks in the largest city Lagos and capital Abuja to stop the spread of coronavirus. "All citizens in these areas are to stay in their homes"...
The US president now says the move is not necessary, after the idea was labelled "preposterous".
The Panama Canal Authority said Sunday that two cruise ships carrying more than 1,800 passengers and crew — some infected with COVID-19 — stranded off the Central American country and hoping to reach port in Florida had begun the process...
The UK government's deputy chief medical officer said it would probably take three to six months "to see at which point we can get back to normal."
As hospitals across the United States face a shortage of medical supplies in the face of the novel coronavirus pandemic, planes are gearing up to bring in reinforcements.The first aircraft in a series of flights scheduled by the White House...
By Judith Graham, Kaiser Health NewsA wrenching conflict is emerging as the COVID-19 virus storms through U.S. communities: Some patients are falling into a no man’s land between hospitals and nursing homes. Hospitals need to clear out patients who no...
Tokyo's governor on Monday called on residents to avoid outings in the evenings and at weekends as the coronavirus crisis deepened, but said it was up to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to declare a state of emergency to tackle it....
President Trump extends social distancing guidelines until April 30 as US death count nears 2,500 and Dow Jones braces for a rough week.
President Trump on Sunday asked why a White House reporter does not act “a little more positive” in covering the administration’s coronavirus response.
The tests could allow thousands of people to leave German states' coronavirus lockdowns early and return to work and other activities.
Kentucky attorney general Daniel Cameron on Friday emphasized his support for a statewide ban on abortion procedures during the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic.Cameron released a statement after Planned Parenthood sued the state of Texas for deeming abortions a non-essential procedure, thus...
“The peak in death rate is likely to hit in two weeks,” Trump said. “Nothing would be worse than declaring victory before the victory is won.”
Italy's count of new coronavirus deaths and infections are starting to fall, though the country is likely still in for an extended lockdown.
"I think in some of the metro areas we were late in getting people to follow the 15-day guidelines," the White House coronavirus response coordinator said on "TODAY."
Workers installed a 68-bed emergency hospital site that is meant to be a "respiratory care unit with ICU capability" and open Tuesday morning.
- Italy's death toll fell for the second consecutive day on Sunday, but the country still looked almost certain to see an extension of stringent containment measures. - Russian prime minister asked regional governors to consider Moscow-style restrictions a day...
Giuliani quoted a right-wing conspiracy theorist pushing hydroxychloroquine as a coronavirus cure. The drug is unproven and potentially dangerous.
The Food and Drug Administration on Sunday granted an emergency authorization for two drugs, which are typically prescribed to treat malaria, to be used as treatments for the coronavirus.The emergency-use authorization is for two oral prescription drugs, hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine,...
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy warned that people will be "named and shamed" as authorities enforce the state's stay-at-home order.
Commander Greg Carnicle, a 31-year police veteran, died after being shot in the line of duty. Two officers were shot and are expected to recover.
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