Disney to Layoff 32,000 Employees in 2021 Due to COVID-19 Crisis
As the pandemic continuously ravages most industries, the American diversified multinational mass media, and the entertainment conglomerate, The Walt Disney Company plans to lay off an estimated 32,000 employees in the first half of 2021.
Ohio Man Arrested After Pulling Out Brass Knuckles Over Face Mask Policy
A man from Ohio who entered Walmart without a mask was arrested after pulling out brass knuckles. The police officer also found a knife in his pocket.
Supreme Court Blocks NY Coronavirus Restrictions on Houses of Worship
Despite the threat of a second wave of coronavirus infections, the Supreme Court temporarily barred New York from enforcing specifications regarding attendance limits at houses of worship in areas that are still hard hit by the pandemic on Wednesday.
Coronavirus: Sweden Says Projected Herd Immunity is not Effective
One disappointment in scientific projections is that immunity in a group or herd immunity will not help combat the virus. This was the conclusion of their top epidemiologist with regards to COVID-19.
Connecticut Teachers Call for Remote Learning After Thanksgiving
Teachers in the state of Connecticut are asking the state government to transition to online-only instruction after Thanksgiving. This is due to the increase number of COVID-19 cases in the state.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson Unveils Post-Lockdown Plans
As the holidays near, the United Kingdom is taking new measures to help the economy and stop the further spread of the virus. However, some restrictions may be too much for small businesses to handle.
Xi Jinping Pushes for Global COVID-19 QR Code to Ease International Travel and Business Tracking
In order to have a faster pace in tracking international travel and business during the COVID-19 pandemic, Chinese President Xi Jinping is pushing for the usage of QR codes as a way of having a global tracking system for coronavirus.
CDC Pleads Americans Not to Travel for Thanksgiving Due to Continuous Increase in COVID-19 Cases
The United States is seeing another surge of COVID-19 cases. CDC is now worrying that the numbers would double after Thanksgiving.
Head of Serbian Orthodox Church Dies of COVID-19 After Leading Open-Casket Funeral Service for Bishop
A respective figure in the Serbian Orthodox church passed away due to COVID-19. The patriarch died just days after leading a funeral service for a bishop who also died of COVID-19.
Pizza Shop Worker's Lie Led To South Australia's Lockdown
An unnamed man was caught lying about a strain of coronavirus infections in South Australia. The man's deception caused the area to go on a lockdown for almost a week.
Couple Assaults Older Woman Over Face Masks
A young couple assaulted a 60-year-old woman after she asked them to wear a face mask before riding the elevator. Police had offered a reward.
Canada to Share Excess COVID-19 Vaccine to Poorer Countries
With a population of 38 million, Canada has ordered more than 100 million vaccines. The excess COVID-19 will be donated to low-income countries.
742,000 Americans File for Unemployment, Stimulus Package Nowhere in Sight
As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread in the United States, the world’s largest enemy is once again being threatened with the surge of infections as the US records 742,000 new unemployment claims as of the second week of November.
Germany’s Corona Dictatorship Arrests Protestors Against Coronavirus Restrictions Anew
Protestors against Germany’s corona dictatorship were arrested as they showed resistance over pandemic restriction. A flagging European economy and the lack of the vaccine are signs of more problems.
Studies Say More than 1M Children Have Contracted COVID-19 since Pandemic
According to the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children’s Hospital Association published on Monday. The report mentioned the coronavirus is infecting over 1 million children than ever, while the pandemic rages on.