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usproposes july09 The Trump administration has proposed a new legislation that aims to bloc immigrants from countries with disease outbreaks who seek asylum in the United States. According to a notice published on Federal Register, the proposed rule would amend existing regulations by the Department of Homeland Security and Department of Justice. These Departments consider asylum applicants as "potential internat

crime july09 The U.S. Government launched Operation Legend in an attempt to address sudden surge of violence in many parts of the country. The focus of the new initiative, as promised by President Donald Trump, is to increase the presence of federal law enforcement forces in cities that are plagued by recent violence. Operation Legend will combine federal and local forces to combat the disturbing uptick in v

uscoronavirus july09 Wednesday, new coronavirus infections in the United States spiked past 60000, the worst daily increase in the country. With 62,425 new cases reporting in the last 24 hours, the total number of people who contacted the disease in the U.S. increased to 3055144. 829 additional deaths were reported, taking the total death toll in the country to 132309, as per Johns Hopkins University's latest update

usschool july08 Even as COVID-19 pandemic spreads out of control in the United States, the Trump administration is pressing with the demand to reopening country's school for Fall semester. In conference calls and public events at the White House Tuesday, President Donald Trump led a campaign to press state authorities to resume classes in person four months after schools across the country shut down over corona

who july08 The World Health Organization stated that the coronavirus outbreak is accelerating and it has not reached the peak of the pandemic. This was stated by WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus at a virtual press conference. He cited data to substantiate his point. It took 12 weeks for the world to reach the first 400 thousand cases of COVID-19. Over the weekend, there were more than 400 t

uscoronavirus july08 After a lull, the number of daily coronavirus cases in the United States again crossed 50000, and new deaths surged past 1000. With 50940 new cases reporting in the last 24 hours, the total COVID-19 cases in the U.S. increased to 2996098, as per Johns Hopkins University's latest update Wednesday. With 1174 additional deaths, total death toll in the country reached 131480. Arizona's worst numbe

onlineclass july07 The Student and Exchange Visitor Program, which is run by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, announced modifications to temporary exemptions for non-immigrant students taking online classes due to the coronavirus pandemic for the fall 2020 semester. The new rule does not allow foreign students to stay in the United States this fall semester if they are taking classes online only.

shooting july07 Georgia Governor Brian Kemp has declared a state of emergency and activated 1,000 National Guard troops following a surge in shootings throughout the July Fourth weekend that killed five people and injured 31 others after weeks of violent crime and property destruction in Atlanta. "Peaceful protests were hijacked by criminals with a dangerous, destructive agenda. Now, innocent Georgians are bei

uscoronavirus july07 With 359 new deaths reporting in the last 24 hours, the total COVID-19 death toll in the U.S. increased to 130306, as per Johns Hopkins University's latest update Tuesday. The daily infection rate rose to 49,896, taking the number of coronavirus cases in the country to 2,888,729. Texas' coronavirus hospitalizations hit new daily high of 10710 on Monday, taking the total number of COVID-19 patie

trump july07 President Donald Trump, whose popularity is tumbling over his handling of the mass protests and the coronavirus pandemic, will hold an election campaign rally in New Hampshire this weekend. Trump will hold a "Make America Great Again Rally" at the Portsmouth International Airport in Portsmouth at 8 p.m on July 11, the Trump campaign announced on Sunday.

planescollide3 070620 All the eight passengers on board two planes that collided over an Idaho lake and sank are believed dead, reports quoting police said. The aircraft had collided over the Coeur d'Alene Lake e near Powderhorn Bay at around 2:20 p.m local time (4:20 p.m. E.T.) Sunday, Lt. Ryan Higgins of the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office said. "Initial reports are, there were a total of 8 passengers and crew on

uscoronavirus feb18 Sunday, the lowest daily COVID-19 death toll in 103 days was reported in the United States. With 212 new deaths reporting in the last 24 hours, the total number of people who died due to the disease in the U.S. increased to 129,947, as per Johns Hopkins University's latest update on Monday. The last time a figure lower than this was recorded on March 24.This is less than 10 percent of daily de

uscovid april14 03jul20 Chicago issued an emergency travel order Thursday directing anyone who are entering or returning to Chicago from 15 states experiencing a surge in new COVID-19 cases to quarantine for 14 days. From Monday, travelers from these states are directed to self-quarantine for a 14-day period from the time of last contact within the identified state, Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Alli

corona april10 03jul20 On Thursday, the United States set a new one-day record for new coronavirus infections. With 53,292 new cases reporting in the last 24 hours, the total number of people who contacted the disease in the U.S. increased to 2739879, as per Johns Hopkins University's latest update on Friday. It comes a day after the country hit a dismal record high of more than 50,000 new cases in a day. Nearly one

oscar july02 The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has expanded the Oscar awards voting body by adding 819 members to it, thus exceeding the diversity target set for 2020. After the #OscarsSoWhite movement of 2016, the Academy promised to double the number of female and BAME (Black, Asian and minority ethnic) members with Oscars voting privileges. The 2020 batch of invitees include American actre

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