coronavirus 2019-ncov

Who Should Be Saved First? Experts Offer Ethical Guidance

Who Should Be Saved First? Experts Offer Ethical Guidance

Well before rationing caused by coronavirus, protocols were established about “who lives and who dies.”
India’s Coronavirus Lockdown Leaves Vast Numbers of Migrants Stranded

India’s Coronavirus Lockdown Leaves Vast Numbers of Migrants Stranded

Hundreds of thousands of migrant laborers began long journeys on foot to get home. Most live and eat where they work, and the shutdown made them suddenly homeless.
Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Drops Idea of Quarantining New York Region

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Drops Idea of Quarantining New York Region

Technical flaws, regulatory hurdles, bureaucracy and a lack of leadership delayed the U.S. response to the virus even as scientists sounded the alarm, a New York Times investigation has found.
Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Drops Idea of Quarantining New York Region

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Drops Idea of Quarantining New York Region

Technical flaws, regulatory hurdles, bureaucracy and a lack of leadership delayed the U.S. response to the virus even as scientists sounded the alarm, a New York Times investigation has found.
Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Drops Idea of Quarantining New York Region

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Drops Idea of Quarantining New York Region

Technical flaws, regulatory hurdles, bureaucracy and a lack of leadership delayed the U.S. response to the virus even as scientists sounded the alarm, a New York Times investigation has found.
Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Drops Idea of Quarantining New York Region

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Drops Idea of Quarantining New York Region

Technical flaws, regulatory hurdles, bureaucracy and a lack of leadership delayed the U.S. response to the virus even as scientists sounded the alarm, a New York Times investigation has found.
The Lost Month: How a Failure to Test Blinded the U.S. to Covid-19

The Lost Month: How a Failure to Test Blinded the U.S. to Covid-19

Aggressive screening might have helped contain the coronavirus in the United States. But technical flaws, regulatory hurdles and lapses in leadership let it spread undetected for weeks.
Tokyo Olympics Organizers Considering July 2021 for Opening Ceremony

Tokyo Olympics Organizers Considering July 2021 for Opening Ceremony

The 2020 Summer Games, postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, would start July 23, 2021, under a plan organizers are considering.
FEMA Says at Least 7 People at the Disaster Agency Have the Coronavirus

FEMA Says at Least 7 People at the Disaster Agency Have the Coronavirus

Union officials at FEMA say they would like to know where they work in order to warn other employees who might be exposed and to avoid putting the public at added risk.
FEMA Says at Least 7 People at the Disaster Agency Have the Coronavirus

FEMA Says at Least 7 People at the Disaster Agency Have the Coronavirus

Union officials at FEMA say they would like to know where they work in order to warn other employees who might be exposed and to avoid putting the public at added risk.

National Enquirer Publisher Is Cutting Employees’ Pay

American Media is the latest media outlet to announce cuts as the coronavirus has shaken the economy and the advertising market.
Tokyo Olympics Organizers Considering July 2021 for Opening Ceremony

Tokyo Olympics Organizers Considering July 2021 for Opening Ceremony

The 2020 Summer Games, postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, would start July 23, 2021, under a plan organizers are considering.
Real ID Deadline Delayed Until Late 2021 Because of Coronavirus

Real ID Deadline Delayed Until Late 2021 Because of Coronavirus

The original enforcement date was set for Oct. 1, 2020, but the federal, state and local response to the pandemic warranted a delay, according to the Department of Homeland Security.
‘Women Will Not Be Forced to Be Alone When They Are Giving Birth’

‘Women Will Not Be Forced to Be Alone When They Are Giving Birth’

In response to some private hospitals’ decision to bar partners, New York will order all hospitals to allow partners in delivery rooms, despite the coronavirus risk.
Covid-19 Brings Out All the Usual Zombies

Covid-19 Brings Out All the Usual Zombies

Why virus denial resembles climate denial.
N.Y.C.’s 911 System Is Overwhelmed. ‘I’m Terrified,’ a Paramedic Says.

N.Y.C.’s 911 System Is Overwhelmed. ‘I’m Terrified,’ a Paramedic Says.

With coronavirus cases mounting, emergency workers are making life-or-death decisions about who goes to a hospital, and who is left behind.
Cuomo Postpones New York’s Primary Election to June 23 Because of Coronavirus

Cuomo Postpones New York’s Primary Election to June 23 Because of Coronavirus

New York became the latest state to move its primary in an attempt to limit the risk of spreading the virus.
Who Killed Keylan Knapp?

Who Killed Keylan Knapp?

My childhood friend has joined America’s “deaths of despair.”