WORLD NEWS | New York’s Cuomo Postpones Primary Election As Coronavirus Cases Keep Growing

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Saturday he was postponing the state’s April 28 presidential primary to June 23 as its number of coronavirus cases climbed to 52,513 and deaths to 728. ‘We have been behind this virus from day one. We are waiting to see what the virus does’, … Continue reading WORLD NEWS | New York’s Cuomo Postpones Primary Election As Coronavirus Cases Keep Growing

WORLD NEWS | Trump Tells GM: Stop ‘wasting time’, build ventilators to address coronavirus

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday invoked emergency powers to require General Motors Co to build much- needed ventilators for coronavirus patients after he accused the largest U.S. automaker of ‘wasting time’ during negotiations. Trump invoked the Defense Production Act, saying ‘negotiations with GM regarding its ability to supply ventilators have … Continue reading WORLD NEWS | Trump Tells GM: Stop ‘wasting time’, build ventilators to address coronavirus

WORLD NEWS | Chinese Father Builds ‘Baby Pod’ To Protect Infant From Coronavirus

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – The father of a two – month – old infant in Shanghai has created a custom – build pod complete with an air purification system to keep his baby safe from the coronavirus outbreak. Cao Junjie, 30, refashioned a car carrier to make the sealable pot that includes an air-quality monitor … Continue reading WORLD NEWS | Chinese Father Builds ‘Baby Pod’ To Protect Infant From Coronavirus

BREAKING NEWS | U.S. Tells Saudi Arabia It Has Opportunity To Reassure Markets Amid Coronavirus Uncertainty: State Department

WASHINGTON  - U.S Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud discussed in a phone call the need to maintain stability in global energy markets as the world responds to the deadly coronavirus pandemic, with Pompeo saying Saudi Arabia can reassure markets, the State Department said on Wednesday. … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | U.S. Tells Saudi Arabia It Has Opportunity To Reassure Markets Amid Coronavirus Uncertainty: State Department

WORLD NEWS | Pope Francis’ May 31 Trip To Malta Postponed Due To Coronavirus

VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis’s Trip to Malta, which had been scheduled to take place on May 31, has been postponed indefinitely, the Vatican said on Monday. It was to have been the first trip by a pontiff in 10 years to the tiny Mediterranean island, where he was expected to speak  the rights of … Continue reading WORLD NEWS | Pope Francis’ May 31 Trip To Malta Postponed Due To Coronavirus

NEWS | Japan’s Prime Minister Calls For Schools To Reopen

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA - Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called for schools to reopen during a meeting with government officials on Covid-19 on Friday. Abe said ‘for the schools closed temporarily at the government request, I ask the ministry of education to draw up specific guidelines to resume the schools at the begging of … Continue reading NEWS | Japan’s Prime Minister Calls For Schools To Reopen

BREAKING NEWS | Trump Cancels G7 At Camp David Over Coronavirus, To Hold Video-Conference Instead

BUCHAREST – President Donald Trump will cancel an in-person meeting of G7 leaders at Camp David in June because of the coronavirus and will hold a video-conference instead, the White House said on Thursday. The decision comes as nations around the world seal their borders and ban travel to stop the virus’ spread. Trump held … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Trump Cancels G7 At Camp David Over Coronavirus, To Hold Video-Conference Instead