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Coronavirus single-day case tally in US tops 50,000 for first time, reports say

The U.S. reported a record 52,788 new coronavirus infections Wednesday, the first time the single-day number has exceeded 50,000, according to reports. Wednesday’s total topped the previous record, set last Sunday, by 8,600 cases, according to the Financial Times. It also came one day after Dr. Anthony Fauci of the White House coronavirus task force predicted… Read More »

Cornerstone Reports Significant Increase in Online Learning as Organisations Transition to Remote Work Globally

With more than 27 million hours spent on Cornerstone Learning in March 2020, new data from the Cornerstone Institute for People Development suggests online learning and skill building have never been more important London. — April 17, 2020 — Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSOD), a global leader in people development solutions, today announced that the… Read More »

China reports 19 new virus cases

Mainland China had 19 new cases of coronavirus infections on Monday down from 40 cases a day earlier. That brings the total number of confirmed cases in mainland China so far to 80,754, the National Health Commission said on Tuesday. The death toll from the outbreak in China reached 3,136 as of the end of… Read More »

Coronavirus live updates: South Korea reports 376 new cases, China reports 573 more

This is a live blog. Please check back for updates. All times below are in Beijing time. Total confirmed cases: More than 85,000 Total deaths: At least 2,941 10:40 am: American Airlines suspends flights to Milan American Airlines suspended operations to and from Milan, effective until April 25. The carrier cited a reduction in demand… Read More »

Coronavirus live updates: China reports 648 new cases, infections in South Korea spike

This is a live blog. Please check back for updates. All times below are in Beijing time. 10:50 am: Hong Kong passengers on Diamond Princess cruise ship arrive home A third chartered plane evacuating Hong Kong residents from the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship off Japan arrived home on Sunday morning, according to a South… Read More »

China reports new African swine fever outbreak in northwest province

(Reuters) – China reported another outbreak of the African swine fever on Sunday in its northwestern province of Gansu, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said on its website. The virus, fatal to pigs but not contagious to human beings, has significantly slashed pig output in the world’s largest herd since the deadly disease… Read More »

Purdue inks multibillion-dollar opioid deal with thousands of local governments, 23 states: reports

Purdue Pharma has entered the first major opioid settlement. The company, whose OxyContin played a role in the opioid epidemic, plans to file for bankruptcy imminently and restructure under an agreement with 23 states and nearly 2,300 cities, counties and tribes, according to the New York Times.   Under the deal, Purdue’s founding family—the Sacklers—will pay plaintiffs $ 3… Read More »