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Havana Cuba back on lockdown as coronavirus rebounds

HAVANA, (Reuters) – Cuba placed Havana back on a strict lockdown yesterday following a rebound in coronavirus cases, ordering restaurants, bars and pools...

Brazil’s court rules government must protect tribes from coronavirus

BRASILIA, (Reuters) – Brazil’s Supreme Court ruled yesterday that President Jair Bolsonaro’s government must adopt measures to stop the spread of novel coronavirus to...

Latin America coronavirus death toll surges past 200,000

LIMA, (Reuters) – The death toll in Latin America from the novel coronavirus passed 200,000 on Saturday night, a Reuters tally showed, underlining...

Mexico eclipses Britain with third highest coronavirus death toll

MEXICO CITY, (Reuters) – Mexico surpassed Britain as the country with the third-highest coronavirus death toll yesterday, as the pandemic reaches new milestones...

U.S. coronavirus deaths per day rise by 1,453, biggest increase since May 27 -Reuters tally

(Reuters) – U.S. deaths from the novel coronavirus rose by at least 1,453 yesterday, the biggest one-day increase since May 27, to reach a...

UK: First human trial of Oxford coronavirus vaccine shows promise

LONDON, (Reuters) – An experimental vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University against the new coronavirus produced an immune response in early-stage...

Florida coronavirus cases surge for fifth day as Trump pledges outbreak will be under control

(Reuters) – Florida reported over 12,000 new cases of COVID-19 yesterday, the fifth day in a row the state has announced over 10,000 new...

Brazil’s Bolsonaro says coronavirus restrictions kill economy

SAO PAULO,  (Reuters) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said yesterday that lockdown measures used to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus “kill” and...

U.S. coronavirus deaths passes 142,000 as outbreak worsens

(Reuters) – U.S. deaths from the novel coronavirus neared 140,000 on Saturday as cases continued to rise in 43 out of 50 states over...

Argentina confirms highest daily coronavirus case load after easing restrictions

BUENOS AIRES, (Reuters) – Argentina’s government announced yesterday it will gradually loosen a lockdown that has lasted nearly four months in and around...
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Trinidad: UNC calls for recount in five seats

(Trinidad Express) The United National Congress (UNC) is claiming there were discrepancies in the August 10 general election in the absence of election observers. The...
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Trinidad: Doctor fears spike in COVID-19 cases following election

(Trinidad Guardian) As the country hit 300 cases of COVID-19 yesterday, activities in the days leading up to the recent general elections are being...

WHO cautions Russia on COVID-19 vaccine “claims are being questioned”

GENEVA The World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday it is following Russia’s progress in developing a COVID-19 vaccine, but cautioned that progress in fight...

Joe Biden selects Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate

(CNN)Joe Biden has named Kamala Harris as his running mate, making the California senator the first Black and South Asian American woman to run...