#COVID19

News | The News

Victor Davis Hanson laments New Zealand's COVID-19 quarantine 'camps' as end of personal freedom

Hoover Institution senior fellow Victor Davis Hanson condemned New Zealand's institution of coronavirus quarantine "camps" on "The Ingraham Angle" Tuesday.

News | News

Lakers, Dodgers title runs becoming a COVID-19 mess for Los Angeles

The Lakers won the NBA championship two weeks ago and the Dodgers are one game away from winning the World Series. Their run through the playoffs has prompted watch parties and celebrations.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli Bio-Defense Lab To Begin Clinical Trial For COVID-19 Vaccine

The Israel Institute for Biological Research will begin a 3-phase clinical trial with human participants for its vaccine candidate, Brilife.

News | News

Covid-19 Is Surging at Weddings, Dinner Parties and Big Group Events

The desire of Americans to gather at events, including performances, weddings and parties, helps explain the steep rise in new cases.

Politics | Op-Ed

If Masks Don’t Work, Why Do We Keep Wearing Them? - American Greatness

According to a recent study from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 70 percent of the people who tested positive for COVID-19 wore…

Health & Fitness | Health & Wellness

6 Over-the-Counter Treatments for Mild Coronavirus Symptoms in 2020

Medical experts recommend over-the-counter treatments for coronavirus if you’re experiencing mild COVID-19 symptoms, including Mucinex, Tylenol, and Sudafed. Here are 6 medicines you can buy online.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Israeli company announces identification of COVID-19 indicators in breath test 

NextGen says it's moving closer to developing a reliable test that would be faster and cheaper than the PCR tests currently in use

News | News

Santee customer berates Starbucks barista when asked to wear a mask

The incident took place Saturday at the Starbucks located on North Magnolia Avenue in Santee.

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

Teacher’s Union Demands Schools Be Closed Until August 2021, Promote Virtual Learning Only

The Fairfax Education Association (FEA) is demanding all in-person instruction be banned until at least August of 2021. A petition sponsored by the labor

Politics | Media Watch

NY Times Keeps the COVID Panic Porn Going but Admits 'Pandemic Fatigue' Has Set In

Never let it be said that the brain trust at The New York Times is incapable of getting around to noticing the obvious from time to time.

Politics | Malfeasance

Joe Biden Health Adviser Makes Money By Keeping You On Lockdown

Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, a chief salesman for Obamacare, is in the spotlight again with tuned-up public health priorities and a new leftist to serve: Joe Biden.

News | News

Fauci admits administration has restricted his media appearances, says he's not surprised Trump got COVID

In a wide-ranging 60 Minutes interview, Dr. Anthony Fauci expresses his frustration with a Trump campaign ad; explains why, early in the pandemic, masks were largely recommended for health care workers; and says whether he plans to vote in person.

Politics | Big Tech vs Conservatives

WTAF?! Twitter tries censoring article Dr. Scott Atlas shares that takes draconian COVID restrictions like mask mandates

It's not like Scott is a doctor or anything. Oh, wait.

Politics | Politics

‘Dear Emperor Gavin Newsom’: Comedian Rob Schneider Blasts California Governor Over Thanksgiving Rules

Comedian Rob Schneider is not a fan of California Gov. Gavin Newsom. The Democratic governor last week announced new restrictions about state residents

News | News

Paris Under Curfew: Europe Reacts As Countries See Highest-Ever Coronavirus Numbers : NPR

President Emmanuel Macron announced nightly curfews for Paris and other cities Wednesday, part of a wave of new coronavirus restrictions in Europe.

Politics | Malfeasance

‘Rather Die From COVID Than Loneliness’: Seniors Protest Lockdowns Outside Of Colorado Nursing Home

A group of longterm-care residents at a nursing home in Greeley, Colorado, protested outside their residence last week in opposition to lingering state

Politics | Op-Ed

COVID Crimes Against Humanity - American Greatness

For once, I agree with MSNBC anchor Chris Hayes. In an October 5 tweet, Hayes suggested the need for “some kind of truth and reconciliation commission” to hold…

Health & Fitness | Health

A Dose of Optimism, as the Pandemic Rages On - The New York Times

The months ahead will be difficult. But the medical cavalry is coming, and the rest of us know what we need to do.

News | News

CDC Study Finds Overwhelming Majority Of People Getting Coronavirus Wore Masks

Over 70 percent of the case-patients who were contaminated with the virus fell ill despite "always" wearing a mask.

Politics | Congress

‘Take The Deal’: Prominent Dems Scorch Pelosi After She Refuses $1.8 Trillion White House COVID Deal

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) refused the White House's offer of a $1.8 trillion "compromise" deal on coronavirus relief almost immediately

Politics | Politics

NYT: Experts Confident Pandemic To Be Over ‘Far Sooner’ Than Expected, Trump Efforts ‘Working With Remarkable Efficiency

A new report from The New York Times indicates that experts have “genuine confidence” that the coronavirus pandemic will end “far sooner” than originally

News | The News

World Health Organization Wrecks the Democrats' Narrative on COVID-19 Lockdowns

The World Health Organization and Donald Trump agree. The negative effects of prolonged lockdowns for COVID-19 outweigh the benefits. How will Democrats react?

Politics | Politics

After This Declaration, No One Can Say 'Science' Demands Lockdowns

While left-leaning media and pundits claim that evidence and science guide their decisions, the Great Barrington Declaration proves their dishonesty.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli Scientists: New Antibody Cocktail May Provide COVID-19 Immunity For Months

A team of Israeli researchers have isolated six antibodies that work in combination to target the coronavirus and neutralize it.

News | News

WHO Official Urges World Leaders to Stop Using Lockdowns as Primary Method Against CCP Virus

The World Health Organization's special envoy on COVID-19 has urged world leaders to stop using lockdowns as the ...

Politics | Op-Ed

Trump Is Now One With Countless Essential Workers - American Greatness

Joe Biden has redefined mask wearing. It is now the thinking man’s patriotism, what every “scientific” and “refined” mind naturally does. Biden, the media…

Health & Fitness | Health

Coronavirus: Health experts join global anti-lockdown movement - BBC News

Scientists warn of the "devastating" effect of Covid-19 policies, calling for a return to normal for healthy people.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

A Eulogy for L.A.’s Fallen Restaurants

Let us toast the fantastic local eateries lost to COVID-19.

News | News

Sweden spared European surge as coronavirus infections stay low | World news | The Guardian

Chief epidemiologist puts low number of cases down to light-touch ‘sustainable’ approach

Politics | Other Politics

Next presidential debate will be remote due to COVID-19 safety concerns

The moderator and town hall participants will be in Miami, but President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden will participate remotely.

Health & Fitness | Covid-19 News

Take Negative COVID-19 Tests Seriously, But Not Literally

Kayleigh McEnany tested negative for COVID-19 last Thursday. She tested negative again on Friday. And on Saturday. And also on Sunday. But she wasn’t negative o…

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

Do Employer Owe Employees Paid Sick Leave When They Self-Quarantine - Workplace Coach Blog

Question: After I spent a weekend bar hoping, I felt remorseful, and self-quarantined so I wouldn’t bring COVID into my …

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

How Covid Has Impacted Startups’ Ability To Raise VC Money And Thrive: 9 Global Experts Weigh In

From the U.S. to Europe to Latin America, prospects for startups getting funded is better than you'd expect, post Covid-19.

Politics | Politics

California governor's office tells diners to wear masks 'in between bites'

The office of California Gov. Gavin Newsom has told residents in the Golden State that if they go out to eat, they should be wearing a mask “in between bites” to protect themselves from COVID-19.

Politics | Donald Trump

Trump Releases New Positive Video Following Hospital Stay: Don’t Live In Fear

President Trump released a video message on Monday following his release from Walter Reed, telling people not to live in fear of the pandemic.

Entertainment | Entertainment

'All American' Show Stops Filming After Positive COVID-19 Test

One person who attended the show All American had positive results.  It's unclear whether the person who took the test was a cast member or a team.

Politics | PC Culture

Critical Race Theory as Pandemic Response? California Requires 'Equity' to Ease Lockdowns

California's health department has required counties to further racial "equity" as a benchmark to end coronavirus lockdowns.

News | News

Scott Atlas, Trump coronavirus adviser, won't cave to criticism - Washington Times

President Trump's embattled coronavirus adviser, Dr. Scott Atlas, isn't backing down under intense criticism that his guidance runs counter to established science.

News | News

President Trump tests positive for coronavirus; updates, what we know

President Donald Trump revealed early Friday that he has tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus.

Entertainment | Entertainment

The Good Doctor Season 4 Teaser Trailer Shows - Dr. Shaun Murphy Handle The COVID-19 Pandemic

Dr. With individual defensive apparatus from head to toe, Sean Murphy is prepared to handle the COVID-19 pandemic in season four of The Good Doctor that will

Politics | Politics

President Donald Trump says he has tested positive for coronavirus

President Donald Trump said he and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for coronavirus.

Health & Fitness | Covid-19 News

Here’s why your coronavirus face mask might be doing more harm than good – BGR

Nearly two dozen states are currently seeing a surge in new coronavirus infections. While masks do a great job when it comes to preventing the coronavirus from spreading, a recent study found that homemade cloth coverings do not provide a sufficient level

Health & Fitness | Covid-19 News

Florida schools reopened en masse; feared COVID surge hasn't followed

A USA TODAY analysis shows the state’s positive case count among kids ages 5 to 17 declined through late September after a peak in July.

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

My Employer's Shenanigans Cost Me My Job - Workplace Coach Blog

Question: After coronavirus hit, my employer changed a dozen of us to contractor status. None of us understood why or …

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

Nearly 100,000 establishments that temporarily shut down due to the pandemic are now out of business

More than 97,966 businesses have permanently shut down during pandemic, according to Yelp.com's Local Economic Impact Report.

News | News

CDC backtracks on warning that coronavirus is airborne

The agency's unusual reversal comes as the country prepares for flu season and cooler weather that will likely drive many people to spend more time indoors.

Science & Technology | Tech

Scientists found a way to detect coronavirus infections in 10 seconds – BGR

Coronavirus testing is done using PCR tests that analyze the contents of a nasal swab, making screening campaigns cumbersome in certain situations. Researchers have found a way to improve the time it takes to detect COVID-19 patients: Dogs trained to snif

Health & Fitness | Covid-19 News

COVID-19, flu, cold or allergies? How to tell the difference

COVID-19 symptoms are similar to many of those typical for the flu, the common cold and allergies. Here is how to tell the difference between them.

News | The News

Ohio Woman Arrested and Tased For Not Wearing a Mask at Son's Outdoor Football Game

An Ohio woman was arrested for not wearing a mask while social distancing at her son's outdoor football game.

Style & Fashion | Style & Fashion

The Best Skincare Treatments After Wearing a Mask All Day | Condé Nast Traveler

With masks essential to our travel routine, we asked skincare experts for advice on how to soothe irritated skin.

Politics | Liberal Hypocrisy

This Obama-Biden Administration Failure Killed More Americans (and Veterans!) Than COVID-19

Joe Biden has been politicizing the deaths of Americans from COVID for months, and today, when the official tally passed 200,000 American deaths, Biden pounced on the news.

Health & Fitness | Covid-19 News

CDC abruptly removes guidance about airborne coronavirus transmission, says update 'was posted in error' - CNN

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday abruptly reverted to its previous guidance about how coronavirus is transmitted, removing language about airborne transmission it had posted just days earlier.

Music | Concerts

Jazz saxophone player draws crowd around his Fullerton house – Orange County Register

Joe Lawton, a retired doctor who grew up in Bellflower and attended St. Anthony High, rediscovered his love for playing music and now entertains his neighbors during the coronavirus pandemic.

Politics | Election: 2020

Biden: ‘It’s Estimated That 200 Million People’ Will Be Dead From COVID-19 By End Of My Speech

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden struggled during a speech on Sunday, falsely claiming that estimates indicated that there would be 200 million people dead from COVID-19 by the time he was finished talking. While talking about the issue of health

Politics | Election: 2020

Fact-check: Joe Biden says if President Trump had done his job on COVID-19, ‘all the people would still be alive’

President Joe Biden would have kept COVID-19 deaths to zero.

Politics | Leftist Lies

Nashville Mayor, Health Department Covered Up Data Showing Bars And Restaurants Weren't Spreading COVID-19

Emails obtained by a local news station show the mayor’s senior advisor and a health department employee did not want the public to know about low COVID case numbers.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israel: Vital-sign scanning offers a way to travel, dine out again

Binah’s AI-powered software scans skin to read vital signs identified by epidemiologists as being associated with a likelihood of Covid-19 infection.

Politics | Politics

Top COVID Response Official Says Anti-Trump 'Resistance Unit' of Scientists Embedded in CDC

The top communications official at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on Sunday accused a unit ...

News | News

How comeback kid Sweden got the last laugh on coronavirus

Sweden's infection rate - once the highest in Europe - is now lower than in Britain, Spain, France or Italy, as well as Scandinavian neighbours Norway and Denmark.

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

Four iconic NYC restaurants closed by the pandemic

From one end of the country to the other, the coronavirus pandemic has spelled doom for legendary diners, cafes and even high-end celebrity-run restaurants. See which have fallen.

Travel | Travel

U.S. Airports to No Longer Screen International Arrivals for COVID-19

Starting Monday, international flights will no longer be required to come into 1 of 13 airports where the enhanced coronavirus screening measures were being carried out.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israel: Early Results For COVID-19 Trial With Antibody Drug Show 90% Improvement Rate

The trial involves 12 hospitalized but non-ventilated COVID-19 patients with pneumonia; 11 of them have been discharged, Kamada says.

News | News

7th US service member has died from COVID-19

In total, the Pentagon has reported nearly 38,500 COVID-19 cases among military personnel.

Politics | Leftist Lies

Fact Check: Joe Biden Falsely Claims 6,114 Military Dead from Coronavirus; Real Number Is 7

Joe Biden claimed there were 6,114 U.S. military deaths from coronavirus. However, the actual number is seven, according to the Pentagon.

Politics | Leftist Lies

Cringeworthy Study Debunked: There Was No 'Sturgis Superspreader' COVID-19 Event

There was not a “Sturgis superspreader” event infecting hundreds of thousands with COVID-19 at a cost of billions to American taxpayers.

Business & Finance | Advertising/Marketing

What You Need to Know About Rebranding in the Era of Covid-19 | Inc.

With the pandemic reshaping the world, here's a few tips on how to reshape your brand.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

9 Israeli Organizations Win EU Grants To Tackle COVID-19 Pandemic

The Israeli universities and companies will take part in a number of Horizon 2020 projects to address the pandemic and develop responses.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

Mask wearers are “dramatically less likely” to get a severe case of Covid-19

When people wear masks, they can still get infected, but they’re more likely to have milder symptoms.

News | News

Ohio Governor Calls Out Fauci Lies, Lifts HCQ Ban

Among our most fundamental and sacred rights is the right to medical freedom. In Ohio, a ban on hydroxychloroquine has been lifted.

Politics | Leftist Lies

Kamala Harris Promotes ‘Dangerous Conspiracy Theory’ About Coronavirus Vaccine

The Biden campaign promoted what is being called a “dangerous conspiracy theory” about a potential coronavirus vaccine on Saturday, suggesting that the vaccine may not be safe due to it being rushed for political reasons ahead of the November

News | The News

Pregnant Woman Arrested In Australia For Wanting To Protest COVID-19 Lockdown

Australian police arrested a pregnant woman and confiscated a cellphone after she encouraged others to attend an anti-lockdown protest this weekend. Zoe Buhler, 28, live-streamed her arrest on Wednesday in a video that has been viewed nearly nine million

Health & Fitness | Health Tips

Vitamin D deficiency could be linked to increased risk of COVID-19, University of Chicago researchers say

A vitamin D deficiency might be linked to an increased risk of getting COVID-19, according to University of Chicago researchers.

News | The News

L.A. County eases COVID-19 restrictions: Everything to know - Los Angeles Times

Health officials warn the reopenings come with warnings as the virus remains widespread in the community.

Politics | Trump Politics

Technocrats Freak Out Over CDC's 6% COVID Death Figure

No more panic over a pandemic would mean no more face masks, no more social distancing, no more lockdowns, no need for vaccines, no more funding, no more "Karens", no more social engineering. It means Anthony Fauci would be released into permanent retirem

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Isolating COVID-19 Preexisting Condition Data After the Confusing 6% Statement From the CDC

The CDC statement that 6% of deaths were caused by COVID-19 only was not an accurate reflection of the number of deaths that include a preexisting condition

News | NEWS

Study: COVID-19 Lockdowns Over 10 Times More Deadly Than Pandemic Itself

A groundbreaking new study commissioned by Revolver News concludes that COVID-19 lockdowns are ten times more deadly than the actual COVID-19 virus in terms of years of life lost by American citizens.

Business & Finance | Business

GM, Ford wrap up ventilator production and shift back to auto business

As the COVID-19 pandemic spread to the United States, a number of automakers and other manufacturers announced plans to retrofit factories to help ease the shortage of personal protective gear and ventilators. Now, two U.S. automakers have fulfilled their

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

My Boss Refuses to Wear a Face Mask - Workplace Coach Blog

Question: In past weeks, it’s just been four or five us in the office. Two of us wear masks when …

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli Data Scientist Suggests 'End of Coronavirus Peak' Is Near

Coronavirus infection rates will decline in as little as two to three weeks, according to a data model created by BGU Professor Mark Last.

Politics | Politics

The Lockdown Has Gone From a Mistake to a Crime

Four months ago, I wrote a column titled “The Worldwide Lockdown May Be the Greatest Mistake in History.” I explained that “‘mistake’ and ‘evil’ are not synonyms. The lockdown is a mistake; the Holocaust, slavery, communism, fascism, etc., were evils. Massive mistakes are made by arrogant fools; massive evils are committed by evil people.”

News | News

OPINION: Public Health Leaders Deserve More Respect

This pandemic is like war, and federal, state and local health officers are leading the U.S. response. Yet unlike war heroes, who are lionized, they are facing unprecedented attacks and death threats.

News | News

Now showing: The return of the drive-in

Since the coronavirus and social distancing shut down nearly all indoor entertainment venues this summer, outdoor projections of movies may be just the ticket

News | The News

LA County Reports Fewer Than 1,000 New COVID-19 Cases For First Time Since June, Could Start Granting Waivers to Open Classrooms

The number of daily coronavirus infections continued to drop Tuesday in Los Angeles County, falling below the 1,000 mark for the first time since early June and...

News | News

Kentucky Man Accused Of Breaking Canada's COVID-19 Rules Faces $569,000 Fine

John Pennington was arrested and charged with violating Canada's Quarantine Act while visiting the town of Banff, Alberta. Police saw his Ohio plates at the parking lot for a sightseeing gondola.

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

I Don't Want to Wear a Face Mask; Can My Employer Make Me? - Workplace Coach Blog

Question: My employer’s “back to the office” email informs us we’re required to wear face masks anytime we’re not at …

Politics | From CNN

KFC suspends its 'finger lickin' good' slogan because of coronavirus - CNN

Kentucky Fried Chicken has decided to pause using its "finger lickin' good" slogan because ... well, that's probably not the best idea right now.

News | News

Rich and famous stars don’t have to follow the same coronavirus rules that we do – BGR

New York has a pretty strict coronavirus quarantine requirement for out-of-towners who visit from any of 34 restricted states. Because coronavirus infection rates are still above 10% in those areas, those visitors are supposed to quarantine for 14 days wh

News | News

What’s the status of new stimulus checks? Here’s everything you need to know – BGR

Americans hoping for a new stimulus check sometime soon were no doubt dismayed when the Senate's negotiations over a new coronavirus relief package dissolved into a stalemate.

News | The News

No Coronavirus Quarantine Rules For MTV 2020 VMA Performers – Report

At the VMAs, it's quarantine for thee, but not for me. New York City quarantine rules are now being enforced on travelers from 34 states, requiring a two-week isolation if arriving in the five boroughs for longer than a 24-hour stopover. That is, if you'r

News | News

Man who believed virus was hoax loses wife to Covid-19

A couple from Florida did not follow health guidelines after believing lies about the virus online.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Just breathe: Israeli-made Nano COVID breath test spots every carrier in trial | The Times of Israel

Technion’s Hossam Haick says his breath test eliminates lab processing, and also the need for anyone to touch patients or samples; clinical trial results have been peer-reviewed

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

Here Is Joe Biden's Worst Campaign Pitch If You Live In a State That Still Feels Like America

Joe Biden has some awful ideas if you live in states like Georgia, Florida, or South Dakota. For now, these states still feel like America despite COVID-19.

News | Israel/Jewish Community

Century-old vaccine limits COVID spread, so bring it back, urge Israeli experts

The World Health Organization says no evidence supports using BCG to fight pandemic. Some Israeli biologists beg to differ — after studying stats for 63% of world’s population

News | News

How bad is covid really? (A Swedish doctor’s perspective) – Sebastian Rushworth M.D.

Ok, I want to preface this article by stating that it is entirely anecdotal and based on my experience working as a doctor in the emergency room of one of the big hospitals in Stockholm, Sweden, and of living as a citizen in Sweden. As many people know, S

Politics | Media Watch

ABC Reports US Just Had ‘Highest Single-Day of COVID-19 Deaths.’ That’s Not True.

ABC News erroneously reported last week that the United States had reported its “highest single-day of COVID-19 deaths.” That was the headline on a segment aired August 13 that was shared on Good Morning America and elsewhere. Reason editor-at-large Nick

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

In trial, Israeli gargle test gives COVID results in 1 second, at 95% accuracy

Championing it as instant, cheap and reliable, innovators at Israel’s largest hospital say their invention could become the world’s standard COVID screening method

Health & Fitness | Health Tips

Contracting COVID-19 From Food or Food Packaging Is Unlikely, According to WHO

As long as you wash your hands and don’t touch your face, your chances of catching COVID-19 from food are basically zilch.

News | NEWS

Arizona school district forced to close classrooms again as teacher 'sickout' continues

The J.O. Combs Unified School District was forced to shutter classrooms for another two days as teachers refused again to return to school for in-person learning.

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

Does My Employer Have to Pay My Office Expenses? Are They Liable for My Safety? - Workplace Coach Blog

Question: COVID19 has caused employers large and small to require the employers work from home rather than their employer’s worksites. …

Politics | Leftist Lies

Cuomo On His Pandemic Response: ‘Our Way Worked And It Was Beautiful’; ‘In Many Ways COVID’ A ‘Metaphor’

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) claimed during the Democratic National Convention on Monday night that his approach to handling the COVID-19 pandemic, which ravaged his state, “was beautiful.” “New Yorkers were ground zero for the COV

Business & Finance | Business

How to Move Your Business Online in the Time of Coronavirus | Inc.

As stores become ever harder to visit in person, here are some tools to bring your business into the age of E-Commerce 

Health & Fitness | Health Tips

Mouthwash might be able to kill coronavirus in your mouth, but it won’t cure you

Mouthwash can stop the spread of the novel coronavirus, new research suggests, but it can’t save you from becoming infected. Lab tests involving mouthwash that contains active ingredients that can interact with the chemical structure of the virus showed

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

Here’s Looking at You, Auburn, Somni: Remembering beloved restaurants that LA lost to the pandemic

A number of LA restaurants — high-end and casual — are permanently closing during the pandemic, and each closing affects families of owners and employees. The closures ripple out to all the different industries that service restaurants.

Visual Arts | Visual Arts

Artist Spends 113 Days Chronicling Her Time in COVID-19 Quarantine

When COVID-19 lockdowns began, artistVik started a massive daily art project in which she completely filled a wall in her home with doodles.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

First 3 Israelis treated with new passive vaccine recover, leave hospital

Passive immunization is when you are given antibodies formed by other patients who developed them when they got the disease.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

California salon, barbershop owners vow to reopen indoor operations next week | KTLA

Hundreds of salons and barbershops across the state are vowing to reopen indoors on Aug. 17, KTLA sister station KTXL in Sacramento reported Sunday. Currently, they are only allowed to operate outdoors if their county is not on the state’s COVID-19 monito

News | NEWS

Hawaii seeing fastest rate of COVID-19 spread of anywhere in US

COVID-19 cases are spreading in the tropical state at a rate of 1.6, which means every person who gets sick is infecting at least one other person on average, Hawaii News Now reported.

News | News

A 17-year-old Sesame Place employee was brutally attacked after asking a visitor to wear a mask, revealing a crisis for workers across America

A 17-year-old employee was attacked by an anti-mask visitor to the theme park, as workers are tasked with enforcing mask policies.

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

Employees & Their Families Sue Employers Over COVID-19 Exposure - Workplace Coach Blog

Question: My partner and I have owned and operated our business for twenty-three years.  When the pandemic first hit, we …

News | News

Top Navy official: Sailor burnout a concern amid COVID-19 crisis

Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Mike Gilday told NBC News the pandemic has forced ships to remain at sea for longer periods of time.

News | News

Small Group Burns Masks as ‘Tools of Terror’ in Protest in Mission Bay Park

By Ken Stone / Times of San Diego / August 8, 2020 As if casting out demons, dozens of people tossed pricey KN95 face masks into a fire pit Friday in Mission Bay Park. The coverings were depicted a…

News | News

IDF Task Force Takes On COVID-19 & Commanding: Behind the Scenes

IDF Task Force Takes On COVID-19 & Commanding: Behind the Scenes The IDF has just established a new Coronavirus Task Force in an effort to centralize the national effort against COVID-19 and stop the spread of the virus. The task force will be led by the

Entertainment | Humor

Klan Member Suddenly Opposed to Wearing Shitty Homemade Masks

Local Klan member and conservative activist David Mount changed his views on wearing “silly little masks” in public following recent stay-at-home orders.

Politics | Politics

Alexandria rape suspect freed due to coronavirus kills accuser: police

Police in Virginia say that a rape suspect who was released from jail in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic went on to kill the woman who had accused him.

News | The News

Flying during coronavirus pandemic: Florida CEO has been on 33 flights this year, and stayed safe

A Florida-based CEO who has flown more than two dozen times this year says he protects himself from coronavirus while traveling by wearing multiple layers of disposable gloves and exposing the “least amount of skin as possible.”

Entertainment | Humor

What Does America’s Coronavirus Response Look Like Abroad? | NYT Opinion

The United States leads the world in Covid-19 deaths, nearing 150,000 lost lives. The unemployment figures brought on by the pandemic are mind-boggling. The ...

News | News

Los Angeles to shut off water and power to homes hosting large parties or gatherings

The announcement comes hours after the city introduced a motion to increase penalties for property owners who hold large house parties in violation of public health orders.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israel To Launch Human Trials For COVID-19 Vaccine After High Holidays

Israeli researchers from the Israel Institute for Biological Research expect to begin trials on humans for their COVID-19 vaccine candidate this fall.

Science & Technology | Science & Technology

Could a Janky, Jury-Rigged Air Purifier Help Fight Covid-19? | WIRED

Indoor-air experts think: Sure, maybe. Why the hell not? We convinced the CEO of an air filter company to give it a try.

Business & Finance | Business

Sales Tactics to Survive the Extended Effects of the Pandemic

The default setting for growth for most ambitious companies is to try to win new logos. Find new customers, sign new deals, and build the company on the back of this steady stream of new business.

Health & Fitness | Health

Coronavirus vaccine likely won’t be as effective in obese people, experts say

A coronavirus vaccine, once found, likely won't be as effective in protecting people who are obese, researchers have warned.

Health & Fitness | Covid-19 News

Why some people who haven't had Covid-19 might already have some immunity

The immune systems of some people who have not been exposed to the novel coronavirus could have some familiarity with the pathogen -- possibly helping to reduce the severity of illness if that person does get Covid-19, a new study suggests.

Health & Fitness | CORONAVIRUS

Concerns about Waning COVID-19 Immunity Are Likely Overblown

COVID-19 triggers a strong immune response in most people. Yet several recent studies observed that the amounts of antibodies in those recovering from the virus appear to decline within a few months of infection. The findings set off a frenzy of speculati

News | News

What Lockdown 2.0 Looks Like: Harsher Rules, Deeper Confusion

Melbourne, Australia’s second-largest city, is becoming a case study in handling a second wave of infections. There are lots of unanswered questions.

Politics | Donald Trump

Ten More Lies About President Trump’s Response to the Coronavirus

Back in March, I posted “The Top 10 Lies About President Trump’s Response to the Coronavirus.”

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

One-Third of New York’s Small Businesses May Be Gone Forever - The New York Times

Small-business owners said they have exhausted federal and local assistance and see no end in sight after months of sharp revenue drops. Now, many are closing their shops and restaurants for good.

Business & Finance | Business

US Reports Smallest Daily CCP Virus Case Increase in 4 Weeks

The United States on Sunday saw the lowest daily CCP virus case increase in around 4 weeks, reporting more than 47,000 new cases, according to a report.

Politics | Liberal Hypocrisy

John Lewis Memorial Services Highlights Arbitrary Double Standards Of Coronavirus Policies

Representative John Lewis was laid to rest at a funeral in Georgia on Thursday. The funeral — attended by dignitaries, former presidents, and politicians from all over the country including 50 members of Congress — was the culmination of several days wort

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

What happens if your bar doesn’t fit in CA’s reopening plan? Smuggler’s Cove doesn’t know

Smuggler's Cove has the largest rum selection in the country. It has multiple "Best Bars in America" nods. And it has an unparalleled movie set-caliber interior. What it doesn't have, though, is any idea of whether it'll ever be able to open again.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

LA County Sees Hopeful Signs Amid Coronavirus Surge – NBC Los Angeles

Los Angeles County, which recently appeared headed for another lockdown amid escalating coronavirus cases, now is seeing fewer hospitalizations and a lower...

Politics | Politics

States Have Spent Little of $150 Billion COVID Relief Fund

State and local governments have spent less than a quarter of the relief funds earmarked to help them fight the coronavirus, a recently released report from the Treasury Department indicates.

News | current events

Watch -- Frontline Doctor Dispels Coronavirus Fears

Dr. Dan Erickson, owner of Accelerated Urgent Care, spoke at Monday's “White Coat Summit” on Capitol Hill Monday.

News | News

Hydroxychloroquine Is 'the Key to Defeating COVID-19', Says Yale Epidemiologist

Harvey Risch, a Yale professor of epidemiology, says that hydroxychloroquine is "the key to defeating COVID-19" in a Newsweek op-ed published this past week.

News | News

Saturate OC revival meeting held in Huntington Beach despite city orders to cancel

City officials say event organizers are violating state-mandated safety measures such as social distancing and wearing masks. About 300-400 participants attended.

News | News

The U.S. Military Won’t Return to Business as Usual After the Pandemic - War on the Rocks

As America logs record-breaking numbers of daily COVID-19 infections and deaths, the U.S. military is far from immune. In the first half of July,

Entertainment | Humor

If You Don’t Know, Now You Know - COVID-19 vs. 1918 Spanish Flu | The Daily Social Distancing Show

A look at how America is making the same mistakes with COVID in 2020 as it did with the Spanish Flu in 1918. #DailyShow #TrevorNoah #Coronavirus Donate to su...

Music | Music

Jesse Malin on New York's Club Crisis: 'Very Few Venues Are Going to Be Able to Survive'

New York rock veteran and bar owner says he’s “never seen anything like this” in his 40-year career

News | News

Protests Helped Save Black-Owned Business That Coronavirus Nearly Killed

When coronavirus killed foot traffic at Tommy Rhine's downtown Denver cobbler shop, he fell behind on rent. A "Black owned business" sign in his shop window during protests led to lots of business.

News | The News

Need More Reasons Not to Trust Dr. Fauci? Here You Go

Dr. Fauci said New York handled coronavirus correctly. But here are even more reasons not to trust him.

News | The News

DOJ says Chinese hackers targeted coronavirus vaccine research - POLITICO

The hackers allegedly breached defense contractors and stole sensitive military information, prosecutors said.

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

6 ?s to Answer Before Returning Your Workplace to a "New Normal" - Workplace Coach Blog

You’ve been operating your company with a skeleton crew. In less than ten days, you plan to resume “new-normal” operations. Before you welcome your furloughed employees back to the workplace, make sure you can answer these six questions. Can you imp

News | News

Teachers are so worried about returning to school that they're preparing wills

Back-to-school is looking a little different for many teachers nationwide this year, as they grapple with returning to their classrooms amid a pandemic. Added to their list of concerns: Death.