Exeter City Council said: 'The government have introduced these measures for a reason – to save people's lives. We understand the financial reality but would urge businesses and customers to adhere to Government legislation and help save those lives.' … [Read more...] about Garden centre boss refusing to close despite coronavirus says he won’t pay staff who stay home and threatens he won’t ‘guarantee’ them work in future
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Lawmakers also gave final approval to a measure creating a regulatory framework to implement telehealth, allowing doctors and health care providers to make virtual house calls. The bill provides definitions and standards on how practitioners can create a patient relationship through telehealth and deliver care, including prescriptions. … [Read more...] about Maryland General Assembly passes extensive education bill
As the coronavirus outbreak began sweeping across the country last month, Julio Ramirez, a 43-year-old salesman in San Gabriel, California, came home from a business trip and began feeling unwell, suffering from a fever, cough and body aches. By the next day, he had lost his sense of taste and smell. … [Read more...] about Official Counts Understate the U.S. Coronavirus Death Toll
Stephanie B. said that DC tenants have already started to organize in ways that others can learn from: One building demanded rent forgiveness in April and got it from their landlords. Tenants in a luxury building are drafting a letter to receive a 10% reduction, in part because some of the amenities, like pools, are not open. The group has also successfully organized hundreds of calls to DC’s city council to advocate for the suspension of evictions. … [Read more...] about A Management Company Emailed Hundreds Of Tenants, Demanding They Pay The Rent. It Backfired.
10:37 a.m. Bay Area man dies from COVID-19 after waiting hours for ambulance in Florida, family says: A South San Francisco man died late Saturday night from COVID-19 after waiting more than 4 hours for an ambulance from the Coral Princess cruise ship, the latest in a string of vessels to get infected by the coronavirus while at sea. Wilson Maa had spent two years planning and saving for the South America voyage with his wife, Toyling, and several lifelong friends. It was a dream vacation that turned deadly after passengers were unable to catch flights from their original destination, Buenos Aires, which closed its borders on March 19. The ship spent two weeks stranded at sea, unable to dock at any port until it arrived in Miami, Florida, with 12 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on board, including Maa. He waited more than four hours Saturday for an ambulance to take him to Larkin Community Hospital in South Miami, where he passed away, his wife and daughter said. Interviewed from the … [Read more...] about Coronavirus live updates: Patients rush to join tests of drug made by Bay Area’s Gilead