Leaked intelligence report saying China 'intentionally concealed' coronavirus to stockpile medical supplies draws scrutiny
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Leaked intelligence report saying China ‘intentionally concealed’ coronavirus to stockpile medical supplies draws scrutiny

WASHINGTON — Amid a concerted push to blame China for the coronavirus pandemic, the Trump administration has issued an intelligence analysis claiming China purposely delayed notifying the World Health Organization about the spread of the contagion in order to stockpile medical equipment, according to two recent government documents obtained by Yahoo News.  The analysis, which […]

Live Updates: Oregon Caseload Climbs, Health Leaders Urge Face Coverings . News
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Live Updates: Oregon Health Officials Report 57 New Coronavirus Cases . News

UPDATE (1:23 p.m. PT) — Health officials in Oregon on Saturday confirmed 57 new coronavirus cases, bringing the state’s total to 2,635 known cases. The Oregon Health Authority said one previously reported positive case has now been confirmed as negative. Officials also announced Saturday five new coronavirus-related deaths. The Oregon Health Authority details the deaths as: A 64-year-old man from Polk […]

Coronavirus stimulus money went to some health-care providers facing criminal probes: report
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Coronavirus stimulus money went to some health-care providers facing criminal probes: report

Some of the $30 billion initially offered to health-care providers in the coronavirus relief package went to facilities that are facing criminal inquiries, Reuters reported Saturday, citing several defense attorneys. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) told the outlet it dispersed funds to all medical providers who submitted billings in 2019 to Medicare unless they […]

Joliet, AMITA report latest COVID-19 numbers
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Joliet, AMITA report latest COVID-19 numbers

As a public service, Shaw Media will provide open access to information related to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) emergency. Sign up for the newsletter here Latest COVID-19 numbers suggest hopeful signs that the hospital situation in Joliet has stabilized, but the city is getting complaints about working conditions in warehouses. There have been 685 reported cases […]

Live Updates: Oregon Coronavirus Deaths Near 100 . News
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Live Updates: Oregon Health Officials Report 69 New Confirmed Coronavirus Cases . News

UPDATE (12:50 p.m. PT) —Health officials in Oregon reported Friday 69 new confirmed coronavirus cases bringing the state’s total known cases to 2,579.  Health officials also announced Friday one new confirmed coronavirus-related death. The number of people who are known to have died of COVID-19 in Oregon is now at 104. Oregon COVID-19 Map This map shows the areas […]

Kentucky woman with coronavirus arrested after allegedly disregarding quarantine: report
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Kentucky woman with coronavirus arrested after allegedly disregarding quarantine: report

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. A Kentucky woman who tested positive for the coronavirus was arrested on Monday after allegedly refusing to self-quarantine, police said. Kendra Burnett, 37, allegedly violated a court order by traveling to a Kroger grocery store in Louisville Monday morning. […]