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Trump admin ignored COVID warnings: ousted vaccine official in whistleblower complaint

Post Date: May 7, 2020

Washington: An ousted US vaccine agency official filed a whistleblower complaint alleging his early warnings about the coronavirus were ignored and that his caution at a treatment favored by President Trump led to his removal. Rick Bright, former director of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), said in the complaint on Tuesday that he...

New model projects 134,000 corona deaths in US

Post Date: May 7, 2020

Washington: A coronavirus model often cited by the White House has now revised the forecast for Covid-19 fatalities in the US at a staggering 134,000, nearly double its previous prediction. The model, from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington, had predicted 72,433 deaths as of Monday morning. Even a Trump...

US must prepare for 2-year battle with corona

US must prepare for 2-year battle with corona: Report


Washington: As the country battles the invisible enemy, a new study from Minnesota-based Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP) has said that COVID-19 virus may well last 18 to 24 months, especially given that only 5-15% of the US population is likely infected at this point. The coronavirus cases in the US crossed one...

Police: International burglary ring targeting homes on Long Island

Post Date: February 26, 2020

Police say an international burglary ring is targeting homes on Long Island, and police are warning homeowners to remain vigilant. Police are still on the search for those responsible for breaking into and robbing a home in Hewlett Harbor. The family did not want to go on camera but told CBS2’s John Dias they were not...