Coronavirus

Dr. Fauci Predicts Millions of Americans Will Be Infected, Over 100,000 Could Die

The coronavirus outbreak could kill from 100,000 to 200,000 Americans, Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said in an interview Sunday. The U.S. government’s top infectious-disease expert made the prediction on CNN’s “State of the Union,” adding that millions across the country could become infected. As of Sunday […]

Coronavirus: Prime Minister Boris Johnson tests positive

In addition to the future king, Prince Charles, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus, the government has said. Johnson is 55-years-old and in good health. He says he is experiencing a low-grade fever and dry cough. Mr Johnson has mild symptoms and will self-isolate in Downing Street, after being tested at […]

City of Boca Raton Issues Stay-at-Home Order Effective Saturday

The city of Boca Raton has issued a stay-at-home emergency order effective Saturday, due to what a press release calls “life-threatening conditions” from coronavirus, officially known as COVID-19. According city officials, the “Stay Home, Stay Safe” order applies to everyone living within the city limits and takes effect at 12:01 a.m. Saturday. The city is […]

Woman Purposely Coughs on Produce at PA Supermarket, Causes $35,000 Loss

A grocery store in Pennsylvania was forced this week to throw away about $35,000 worth of food, after a woman intentionally coughed on its fresh produce, bakery products, and meat case. Joe Fasula, a co-owner of Gerrity’s Supermarket, says the incident happened Wednesday afternoon at a store in Hanover Township. According to Fasula, the woman […]

Two Broward Poll Workers Test Positive for Coronavirus

Two Broward County poll workers, including one who checked and handled voters’ driver licenses on primary day, have tested positive for coronavirus, according to health officials. The poll workers were on duty for all nine days of early voting at a site in Weston, as well as at two precincts in Hollywood on primary day, […]

Florida Health Officials Begin PBIA Screenings for NY, NJ, CT Passengers

The Florida Department of Health announced Thursday that screenings have begun at Palm Beach International Airport for all passengers arriving on flights from New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. The action is part of the new executive order that Gov. Ron DeSantis issued this week to combat the coronavirus. The screenings are being conducted by […]

UPDATED: Broward Issues Shelter-in-Place Order Due to Coronavirus

Broward County issued a shelter-in-place order on Thursday, urging residents not to leave their homes unless it is to complete “essential activities.” Under the order issued by County Administrator Bertha Henry, “individuals are strongly urged to remain home other than to engage in essential activities, which are the minimum activities necessary to conduct Minimum Business […]