'Too many are selfish': U.S. nears 5 million virus cases

World Aug 5, 2020

'Too many are selfish': U.S. nears 5 million virus cases

Fourth of July gatherings, graduation parties, no-mask weddings, crowded bars — there are reasons the U.S. has racked up more than 155,000 coronavirus deaths, by far the most of any country, and is fast approaching an off-the-charts 5 million confirmed infections, easily the highest ...

Japan considering postponing additional mask distribution

National Jul 30, 2020

Japan considering postponing additional mask distribution

The Japanese government is considering postponing the launch of the distribution of some 80 million additional cloth face masks to nursing care homes and other facilities, health ministry officials have said. It is now uncertain when the government will start the distribution program, which was ...