Coronavirus live updates: Trump says White House task force will continue its work
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Coronavirus live updates: Trump says White House task force will continue its work

The northeastern Brazilian city of São Luís became the country’s first to go under lockdown on Tuesday, as officials instructed 1.5 million residents to stay home to salvage its overwhelmed health system. As Brazil grapples with the worst coronavirus outbreak in Latin America, the city’s court-ordered restrictions go far beyond any measures in the rest […]

Why some COVID-19 patients may face problems even after recovery
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‘There’ll be more death,’ Trump says

Peter Jeary 12m ago / 11:22 AM UTC Yuliya Talmazan 27m ago / 11:08 AM UTC Europe set for record recession, new forecast says The European economy will contract by a record 7.5 percent this year in “a recession of historic proportions” brought on by the coronavirus pandemic, the European Commission forecast on Wednesday.  “Europe is […]

Trump Pushes Coronavirus Death Toll Estimate to 100,000 as Task Force Projections Trend Higher | Health News
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Trump Pushes Coronavirus Death Toll Estimate to 100,000 as Task Force Projections Trend Higher | Health News

The coronavirus is threatening to take the lives of up to 100,000 Americans, President Donald Trump said over the weekend. The number is a jump from the president’s recent estimates of 60,000-70,000 deaths. However, the U.S. has already reached 67,000 deaths and 1.1 million cases without major signs of significant slowing. “Look, we’re going to […]

Trump takes aim at US pharma in Ireland
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Trump takes aim at US pharma in Ireland

The US President, Donald Trump, has vowed to bring US pharmaceutical manufacturing back to America, making specific reference to Ireland. On Fox News last night, Mr Trump was asked about America’s dependency on drug manufacturing in China. He said: “It’s not only China, you take a look at Ireland. They make our drugs. Everybody makes […]