Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Schools to continue remote learning during spring break

Public and charter schools in New York City and across the state have been ordered to cancel the scheduled April spring break and instead continue to provide remote instruction to students amid the coronavirus pandemic, The Post has learned. The state Education Department said in a memo sent to school districts Monday, “Districts must continue ...


BREAKING NEWS: Saint Lucia gov’t implements 24-hour curfew

By St. Lucia News Online  Share This On: PM Chastanet during his address on Tuesday evening. (St. Lucia News Online) — Confirming that there is now a “community spread” of the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19) after Saint Lucia confirmed four new cases on Tuesday, Prime Minister Allen Chastanet announced a 24-hour curfew for the entire island. ...


West Seattle Blog… | WEST SEATTLE CRIME WATCH: Stolen white Crosstrek; broken-glass break-in; scam alert

Three West Seattle Crime Watch notes this afternoon: STOLEN WHITE SUBARU: Reported by Becca: Sadly reaching out to report that my car was stolen from our driveway last night. We live in the Gatewood neighborhood on Orchard Street. It is a 2017 white Subaru Crosstrek, WA plate BCW8406. Only thing unique is a yellow paint ...


Trolls break into AA meetings on Zoom, harass recovering alcoholics

Trolls broke into multiple Alcoholics Anonymous meetings being held via Zoom video conference and harassed participants with slurs and mentions of alcohol. AA meetings have moved to Zoom as the coronavirus outbreak forces millions of Americans to stay home. “Alcohol is soooo good,” an intruder said to recovering alcoholics during a Tuesday meeting, a meeting ...


US proposes interim government to break Venezuela deadlock

The US government unveiled a plan on Tuesday to break Venezuela’s political deadlock, inviting President Nicolás Maduro to cede power to a new transitional government in exchange for sanctions relief and humanitarian aid as the impoverished country struggles with coronavirus. Washington has been attempting to dislodge Mr Maduro since accusing him of stealing a presidential ...


Qld brothel caught breaking gathering ban

On the same day new COVID-19 rules banned gatherings of more than two people, an unlicensed Brisbane brothel was caught in the act. Queensland Police handed out the first fines under their new powers to the massage parlour in the suburb of Lutwyche on Monday. Police Commissioner Katarina Carroll says one worker was fined $1334 ...


NCDC confirms 4 new cases of coronavirus

Victor Ogunyinka The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced four new cases of coronavirus across Nigeria. The latest report released at 11:15 am Tuesday, revealed three of the four cases are from Osun State and one from Ogun State. This brings the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases to 135. This came just ...


Who to call if someone is breaking the new COVID-19 laws

Peterborough Public Health has provided guidance on how area residents should report complaints or concerns related to COVID-19 compliance, while it awaits clarification from the federal government on how police and public health officials should be enforcing the mandatory 14-day self-isolation requirement of people returning from travel outside of Canada. Last Wednesday (March 25), the ...


Couple charged with violating N.J. coronavirus lockdown, endangering kids after cops break up big lawn party

UPDATE: Cops find 35 men at Lakewood religious school, charge 2 with violating N.J. coronavirus lockdown, police say A New Jersey couple who hosted a gathering Sunday of 40 to 50 people on the lawn and street in front of the home have been charged with five counts of child endangerment and the husband was ...


Wisconsin college students return home from spring break with coronavirus

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox.  Sign up here. An undisclosed number of college students returning from a spring break trip to Alabama’s beaches have tested positive for coronavirus, according to news reports. SPRING BREAKERS CRITICIZED FOR PACKING BEACHES DURING CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK: ‘YOU’RE AN IDIOT’ The University of ...


NSW residents face $11,000 fine for breaking quarantine, ACT follows suit

NSW Minister for Health Brad Hazzard signed the Public Health (COVID-19 Restrictions on Gathering and Movement) Order 2020 last night. Photo: Twitter. UPDATED 2:40 pm NSW and ACT residents who leave their homes without a valid excuse could face fines of up to $11,000 or six months’ jail time as the states and territories toughen ...


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Isn’t ‘Breaking’ With Bernie Sanders

In the realm of ordinary politics in extraordinary times, this Politico story about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is causing no little buzz in and around the Intertoobz. Ever since she backed Nancy Pelosi for the speakership in the newly elected Democratic-majority House of Representatives, I’ve been telling people that she has natural political chops that it’s dangerous ...


Monday, March 30, 2020

Man arrested in Cricket Wireless break-in

Piedra By Olivia Neeley olivia@wilsontimes.com | 252-265-7879 A Wilson man faces charges after police say he broke into a cellphone business Monday morning and stole merchandise. Police responded to a 2:45 a.m. burglary alarm call at Cricket Wireless located at 2336 Forest Hills Road, according to Sgt. Steve Stroud. When officers arrived, they found that ...


Break-ins force Hawaii Foodbank to hire additional security

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Equipment, tools taken in break-in at Hard Rock Casino construction site | Crime and Courts

Work begins on the Hard Rock Casino in Gary, as seen in January. John J. Watkins, file, The Times GARY — An estimated $25,000 worth of tools and equipment was taken during a burglary last weekend at the Hard Rock Casino construction site, police said. An employee with a concrete contractor called Gary police about ...


Man shot, killed while breaking into woman’s home identifed

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The name of the man shot and killed while trying to break into a Columbia woman’s home on Saturday has been identified. Brian Scott Brown, 53, of Columbia was killed while attempting to break into a home on Great North Road.  RELATED: Man shot during Saturday morning break-in, deputies say An autopsy ...


Oyo governor, Seyi Makinde, tests positive for coronavirus

Seyi Makind9 Victor Ogunyinka Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde has tested positive for coronavirus. He made the announcement via his Twitter handle. “I just received my COVID-19 confirmation test result. It is POSITIVE. I am asymptomatic and will continue to self-isolate. “I have designated Prof Temitope Alonge, former Chief Medical Director of ...


Spain’s hospitals at breaking point as infections pass China

MOSCOW – Bells tolled in Madrid’s deserted central square and flags were lowered in a day of mourning Monday as Spain raced to build field hospitals to treat an onslaught of coronavirus patients. In the U.S., the government’s top infectious-disease expert warned that smaller cities are about to see cases “take off” the way they ...


Spain’s hospitals at breaking point as infections pass China

MADRID (AP) — Spain overtook China on Monday in confirmed coronavirus infections as the pandemic stretched scores of Spanish hospitals to their breaking point. As confirmed virus deaths in New York surpassed 1,000, President Donald Trump extended stay-at-home recommendations for a month in an abrupt turnaround. With a population of only 47 million people to ...


New Yorkers who break social distancing rules will now face fines up to $500

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaking at the city’s Emergency Management Warehouse on March 24 | Mark Lennihan/AP Photo New York City residents who break social distancing rules will be subject to fines up to $500, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Sunday. As New York battles the spread of coronavirus, the state has ...


How to Break The Cycle of Self-Doubt

Getty Angel was working as Human Resources administrator for a city agency when we started working together. Her goal was to move out of her middle management position and into a leadership role. She wanted to move away from recruiting and impact city programs on a broader level. When her department was tasked with creating ...


State to break up large groups at lakes, parks

The state will begin enforcing social distancing requirements in areas where large groups congregate at state parks and lakes, officials said Sunday. Rangers with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources will patrol lakes and campgrounds, monitoring coves and other areas where people tend to gather, according to a statement from Gov. Brian Kemp and DNR ...


Man facing jail time after breaking self-isolation order four times – myGC.com.au

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Sunday, March 29, 2020

Active Shooter In Phoenix, Multiple Officers Down

Phoenix, AZ – Multiple officers have been shot by an active shooter in Phoenix. The incident is occurring near 40th Avenue and Pinnacle Peak Rd. Initial reports are that three officers are down. No official information has been released as the incident is still in progress. This is a developing story and we will keep ...


Colorado Legislature Could Extend Its Break By Weeks, But There’s Disagreement Over Whether They Have To Make That Decision In Person

State lawmakers are expected to extend the legislature’s break due to the COVID-19 pandemic for another two weeks, until Monday April 13. Lawmakers took the unprecedented step of temporarily suspending the legislature until March 30, even as major bills remain in limbo.  In a bipartisan effort, legislative leaders and staff circulated a letter to 100 ...


No, Politics Won’t Take a Break for the Virus

Trump, for his part, reportedly wants to establish himself in the crisis as a “wartime president,” above the fray, but can’t resist stopping to tweak his own rivals, from Joe Biden to Mitt Romney. Is this the way the U.S. government is supposed to behave in the face of a grave threat to the nation—spending ...


Joe Diffie Dies At 61 From Complications From Coronavirus :

’90s country star Joe Diffie died Sunday (March 29) from complications from coronavirus, according to a statement from his publicist. Diffie announced that he had tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Friday (March 27). “I am under the care of medical professionals and currently receiving treatment,” he said in a statement at that time. ...


DeWine makes another appeal for FDA approval of mask sterilization technology

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Coronavirus: Police break up ‘massive’ karaoke party during UK lockdown | UK News

The British public have been under an unprecedented lockdown for nearly a week, with people told to stay inside and avoid gatherings to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. But the government measures weren’t enough to stop 25 adults and children gathering for a “massive” karaoke party on Saturday night. Derbyshire Police said they ...


12 police officers storm club ‘breaking lockdown rules’ but find it empty

An unfortunate misunderstanding led to around 12 police officers surrounding a comedy club ready to shut it down – only to find it empty and deserted. With the coronavirus lockdown cancelling all their upcoming events, the Hot Water Comedy Club, in Hardman Street, Liverpool city centre, decided to stream an old show on its Facebook ...


Nigel Farage admits breaking coronavirus lockdown rules – claiming ‘common sense’

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has admitted breaking coronavirus lockdown rules saying that “common sense” will need come into place if people are facing an extended time indoors. Answering calls during his phone-in on LBC, Mr Farage said he had left his own house eight times in the past five days. This is despite  Boris ...


Coronavirus pushes hospitals. The next wave could break them

Looking east, California can envision its coronavirus future in the overflowing hospital wards of New York City. Looking west, it can draw hope from the disease’s swift decline in Asian nations that quickly imposed strict physical-isolation measures on infected people. Two months after its first confirmed case of the deadly respiratory illness in California, the ...


My friends say I should break up with her

DEAR ABBY: I am a 25-year-old man currently dating a 39-year-old woman. We have been dating for 2½ months. We have talked about our age difference a couple of times, but apart from that issue, every other aspect of our relationship is going well, including communication, intimacy and maturity. Jeanne Phillips  We are not super-interested ...


Police: Logan man goes on a window-breaking spree causing $4K in damages

KUTV — Logan City Police were able to link Kenneth Lee Pyper, age 39, to a recent vandalism spree on Friday. On March 18, 2020, the Logan man was accused of breaking windows at Mount Logan Middle School, two churches, two businesses, and several vehicles – all in about 90 minutes. One witness told police ...


The stimulus bill includes a tax break for the 1% (opinion)

And yet the more things change, the more they stay the same. While health care workers and local governments frantically race against the clock to keep up with the escalating medical caseloads while trying to keep themselves and their families safe, Congress was still able to find the time to give money away to rich ...


Saturday, March 28, 2020

Police Investigating After Breaking And Entering At ‘Cup Love’ In Canton – CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore Police are investigating after Cup Love in Canton was broken into early Saturday morning. Police responded to the general location for a breaking and entering shortly after 1 a.m. Officers found that the store had been broken into, but the suspect(s) was gone upon arrival. There is no word on if anything ...


Garfield County has its first death due to COVID-19

GARFIELD COUNTY, Colo. (KKCO) Garfield County Public Health has confirmed a woman in her 70’s who tested positive for COVID-19 has died. The woman had other significant health conditions. Garfield County extends deep condolences to the family members of the woman for their loss. With cases confirmed and lab tests pending countywide, the community is ...


Another day of record breaking heat

ROANOKE, Va. – More sunshine returned to southwest Virginia today allowing for another day of record heat! The official high in Blacksburg today was 86 degrees which is the warmest day on record for Blacksburg for the month of March. The now second warmest day was back on March 31, 1985 with a high temperatures ...


BREAKING NEWS: Guyana now has 8 confirmed COVID-19 cases

 Share This On: (NEWS ROOM GUYANA) — Minister of Public Health Volda Lawrence on Saturday confirmed that three additional persons have tested positive for the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) bringing Guyana’s list of confirmed cases to eight. Those persons have been placed in isolation at a health facility. During her live update on Facebook Saturday, ...


SA’s new fines for breaking virus rules | The Canberra Times

news, national South Australians who breach self-isolation or quarantine orders will be slapped with a $1000 on-the-spot fine under new regulations designed to stop the spread of coronavirus. Fines of $5000 can also be imposed on businesses that breach the current rules. It comes as the state’s total number of COVID-19 cases rose by 30 ...


People calling police to report neighbours for breaking Covid rules

Neighbours are inundating the police 101 and 999 lines reporting people for flouting the new lockdown rules. The National Police Chief’s Council says calls are flooding in from people keen to report others for not following the new laws, which came into force on Thursday. People are now only allowed to leave their house for ...


$2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill includes tax break for buying tampons

Among the items in the $2 trillion-plus coronavirus stimulus law is a tax break for some feminine hygiene products, a provision worth more than $8 billion that “menstrual equity” advocates hope will increase the products’ affordability. “I’m really thrilled to see that it made it in,” said Jennifer Weiss-Wolf, a vice president with the Brennan ...


Breaking With China Is Exactly the Wrong Answer

Once again, these joint efforts saved lives. From 2014 to 2016, 28,000 people in West Africa contracted Ebola, far fewer than the 1.4 million the U.S. CDC had predicted near the beginning of the outbreak. In August 2014, 40 percent of Americans told pollsters that they expected a “large outbreak” of Ebola in the United ...


BREAKING: Explosion destroys 100 houses, schools, churches in Akure

Victor Ogunyinka At least 100 residential buildings, school, churches were reportedly destroyed by an explosion Akure, the Ondo State capital, Saturday morning. The cause of the blast as at press time cannot be verified but the incident caused huge damage and number of casualties cannot be confirmed. The Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, in a ...


Some Businesses Getting a Break On Rent Because of Coronavirus – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Along Lowest Greenville on Greenville Avenue in Dallas, some businesses are doing what they can with take-out orders to try and keep revenue coming in. “I feel like every 24 hours you kind of wake up and it’s still a dream almost,” owner of Greenville Avenue Pizza Company Sammy Mandell said. “It’s just very surreal ...


Breaking news: Santa Barbara County Public Health reports 15 new positive COVID-19 cases, including one under 10 years old

The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department confirmed 15 additional positive COVID-19 cases within county lines, bringing the overall total to 47 countywide. The 15 include nine in Santa Barbara, two in Goleta, two in Santa Maria, one in Montecito/Summerland/Carpinteria and one in unincorporated areas of Goleta Valley and Gaviota. While doctors have indicated that ...


Friday, March 27, 2020

Seekonk police dog tracks down suspect in Attleboro restaurant break-in | Local News

ATTLEBORO — Authorities have arrested a restaurant break-in suspect thanks to the help of Zuzo, a police dog from neighboring Seekonk. Police officers Luke Harrington, Leo McKenzie, Brendan Manning and Sgt. Leo Fontaine responded to Sakura on Route 1 at 2:18 a.m. Thursday and found the front glass door of the restaurant had been broken, ...


Chelcey Adami joins RGJ.com as breaking news, visuals editor

CLOSE Chelcey Adami has joined the Reno Gazette Journal as the news organization’s breaking news and visuals editor.  Adami comes from Salinas, Calif., where she served as the editor of The Californian — a sister publication of the RGJ in the USA TODAY Network. Prior to her role there, Adami has worked as a photographer ...


Victoria Police to issue fines for breaking coronavirus social distancing rules as cases leaps to 685

Updated March 28, 2020 10:02:50 Photo: Victoria will introduce hefty fines for those who don’t abide by social distancing rules. (AAP: James Ross) Victorians who breach social distancing rules designed to prevent the spread of coronavirus will face on-the-spot fines. Police Minister Lisa Neville said individuals would face fines of more than $1,600 for gathering ...


First positive case of COVID-19 in Schuyler County

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