80-year-old woman first resident to pass away from COVID-19 in Lorain County, officials say

LORAIN COUNTY, Ohio (WJW) — Lorain County Public Well being reported its first COVID-19 associated loss of life on Sunday. In keeping with a press launch, the 80-year-old lady, who had been hospitalized, had no underlying well being situations and received the illness by neighborhood unfold. “On behalf of all the county, we categorical our…

Confirmed coronavirus cases in Ohio at 1,653; deaths at 29

OHIO (WJW) — The variety of confirmed coronavirus instances in Ohio as of Sunday had been 1,653 with 29 deaths. The numbers had been introduced throughout an surprising press convention referred to as by Gov. Mike DeWine Sunday. Saturday, state officers stated there wouldn’t be a press convention Sunday except there was breaking information or…

Retirement community gathers together to sing ‘God Bless America’ while practicing social distancing

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WJW) — On Friday residents at a senior residing neighborhood in Tuckahoe, Virginia joined from their balconies, home windows and socially distanced round campus to sing “God Bless America” collectively. Based on the retirement neighborhood, this was an try to indicate help for one another whereas self-isolating as a result of coronavirus…

Treasury Secretary says many will get stimulus check within 3 weeks

WASHINGTON ( NEXSTAR) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin spoke to reporters Sunday morning saying People ought to begin to see checks from the $2 trillion stimulus invoice direct deposited into their accounts over the following three weeks. Mnuchin stated there could be a web-based utility for anybody who doesn’t obtain direct deposits, in response to…

‘She thought she had a cold’: Family speaks out after coronavirus death

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KLRT) — A Little Rock lady is talking out after she says her sister died of COVID-19 Saturday morning. That is one among 5 COVID-19 deaths throughout the state.  Simply two weeks in the past, Latia Wright bought a name from her sister, Tanisha Cotton, saying she was feeling a bit of…

Checkpoints at Florida state lines to keep travelers from spreading COVID-19

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WKRG/ASSOCIATED PRESS) –Governor Ron DeSantis mentioned throughout his day by day briefing Friday that checkpoints might be arrange at state traces in Florida, limiting journey from covid-19 scorching spots like Louisiana. Business autos can be allowed to maneuver freely. DeSantis mentioned that trip leases can even be suspended for 2 weeks, “in case…

Dr. Fauci warns U.S. could see over 100,000 coronavirus deaths

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. authorities’s foremost infectious illness knowledgeable, Dr. Anthony Fauci, says the U.S. will definitely have “hundreds of thousands of circumstances” of COVID-19 and greater than 100,000 deaths. Because the U.S. tops the world in reported infections from the brand new coronavirus, the director of the Nationwide Institute of Allergy and Infectious…

Ohio Governor, Lt. Governor disappointed in FDA’s decision to limit mask sterilization technology

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WJW) — Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted have expressed “deep disappointment” within the Meals and Drug Administration’s (FDA) choice to restrict using new expertise to sterilize desperately-needed surgical masks in Ohio. In keeping with the Governor, the FDA has licensed Columbus-based firm Battelle to sterilize 10,000 surgical masks in Ohio…

Age is not the only risk for severe coronavirus disease

WASHINGTON (AP) — Older folks stay most prone to dying as the brand new coronavirus continues its rampage across the globe, however they’re removed from the one ones weak. One in every of many mysteries: Males appear to be faring worse than ladies. And as instances skyrocket within the U.S. and Europe, it’s changing into…