Posts in category: Top Stories
7 Midwest states to partner on reopening the economy

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- Seven Midwestern governors announced Thursday that they will coordinate on reopening their state economies, after similar pacts were made earlier this week in the Northeast and on the West Coast By DAVID EGGERT Associated Press April 16, 2020, 9:45 PM 3 min read 3 min […]

Africa to roll out more than 1 million coronavirus tests

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- The African Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says more than 1 million coronavirus tests will be rolled out starting next week in Africa to address the “big gap” in assessing the true number of cases By CARA ANNA Associated Press April 16, 2020, 1:14 […]

Nurses suspended for refusing COVID-19 care without mask

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- Nurse Mike Gulick was meticulous about not bringing the coronavirus home to his wife and their 2-year-old daughter. He’d stop at a hotel after work just to take a shower. He’d wash his clothes in Lysol disinfectant. They did a tremendous amount of handwashing. But […]

Medical intelligence sleuths tracked, warned of new virus

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- In late February, when President Donald Trump was urging Americans not to panic over the novel coronavirus, alarm bells were sounding at a little-known intelligence unit situated on a U.S. Army base near Washington By DEB RIECHMANN Associated Press April 16, 2020, 11:27 AM 6 […]

Amid coronavirus outbreak, Florida county pulls welcome mat

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- BRISTOL, Fla. — As Jessica Cherry watched traffic from her porch, she wondered with each passing vehicle if the coronavirus had made its way into her rural Florida Panhandle community. For weeks, residents of Liberty County watched as infections spread, reaching into all of Florida’s […]

Takeaways from internal documents on China's virus response

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- On Jan. 14, China’s top health agency told provincial officials that they were facing a likely epidemic from a new coronavirus — but didn’t alert the public for six days. Internal documents obtained by The Associated Press show the National Health Commission ordered secret pandemic […]

Rep. Justin Amash will make decision on presidential run 'soon'

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- The Republican-turned-independent is a frequent critic of President Trump. By Benjamin Siegel April 15, 2020, 2:48 PM 4 min read 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article Independent Rep. Justin Amash of Michigan, a frequent critic of President Trump, could make a […]

Banks brace for big loan defaults by US, global customers

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- The major banks in the U.S. are anticipating a flood of loan defaults as households and business customers take a big financial hit from the coronavirus pandemic By KEN SWEET AP Business Writer April 15, 2020, 1:19 PM 3 min read 3 min read Share […]

Former 2020 candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren endorses Joe Biden

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- Sen. Elizabeth Warren is one of the last candidates to offer her endorsement. By Cheyenne Haslett and Sasha Pezenik April 15, 2020, 1:19 PM 2 min read 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article Former 2020 candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren endorsed Joe […]

EU to unveil virus exit plan, hoping to avoid more chaos

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- The European Union is trying to head off a chaotic easing of coronavirus restrictions across the 27 nation bloc By LORNE COOK Associated Press April 15, 2020, 11:01 AM 5 min read 5 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BRUSSELS — The […]