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Madrid Lockdown News: Waving Spanish flags, Vox supporters protest against Madrid lockdown | World News

MADRID: Waving flags from cars and honking horns, supporters of Spain’s far-right Vox party protested on Monday against a partial lockdown imposed on Madrid to contain one of Europe’s worst coronavirus outbreaks. “Viva España! Government resign!”, cried hundreds of supporters as they filled Madrid’s main thoroughfare and the party staged smaller demonstrations in Barcelona and […]

WHO News

WHO publishes guidance on climate resilient and environmentally sustainable health care facilities

<p>As our climate changes, health systems and health care facilities come under mounting pressure, making it harder for health professionals to keep people healthy from increasingly severe climate impacts.</p><p>New <strong>WHO guidance for Climate Resilient and Environmentally Sustainable Health Care Facilities</strong> provides health professionals and health care facility managers with key tools and interventions to strengthen […]

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White House Doctor Sean Conley

Trump has tested negative for coronavirus 10 days after he announced his contraction (File) Washington: Donald Trump has been found negative for Covid-19 using a rapid test, his White House physician said Monday, 10 days after the president announced he had contracted the potentially-deadly illness. “I can share with you that he tested negative, on […]

Technology

Facebook gives Bletchley Park £1 million to help it through pandemic

Bletchley Park was a codebreaking facility during World War Two. Getty LONDON — Bletchley Park, a top-secret British codebreaking hub in World War Two, has received a £1 million ($1.3 million) donation from Facebook to help it through the coronavirus pandemic. The donation comes after Bletchley Park, which is now a national heritage attraction and […]

Business

As Trump Flouts Safety Protocols, News Outlets Balk at Close Coverage

It is also typically a coveted assignment. But this week, at least seven major news outlets declined to accept one of the available press seats on Mr. Trump’s plane, according to people familiar with internal planning discussions. Publications including BuzzFeed News, Politico and Hearst Newspapers have declined pool slots in recent days. “White House reporters […]

Sports

MLB playoffs 2020 – Inside MLB’s plan to have fans in the stands starting with NLCS opener

7:00 AM ET Jeff PassanESPN Close ESPN MLB insiderAuthor of “The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports” ARLINGTON, Texas — Every day last week, about 20 Texas Rangers employees fanned out to different parts of their glistening new ballpark, Globe Life Field, armed with what they hope will be […]