CDC Estimates Over a Third of COVID-19 Patients Are Asymptomatic05/23/2020 03:00For everyone who has been wiping down everything from groceries, amazon parcels, to food packages amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention (CDC) now announced that the deadly novel coronavirus "does not spread easily from touching surfaces or objects".Even if touching surfaces is not the main way the virus spreads, the CDC said everyone should still wash their hands regularly and "routinely clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces"...
Canada Goose cuts 125 staff, L Brands closing some Victoria's Secret stores05/23/2020 03:00And even as some states move to reopen, many Americans are hesitant to go back into brick-and-mortar establishments.There are now 1,635 stores in the U.S.The owner of Victoria's Secret will close about 250 stores in the US and Canada in the coming year, according to USA Today.L Brands (LB), the parent company of Victoria's Secret and Bath & Body Works, is planning on permanently closing hundreds of retail stores under the two brands...
Whitmer order allows nonessential medical procedures, retail, and auto dealerships to resume05/22/2020 03:00Gretchen Whitmer (D) announced Monday that some retail businesses in northern MI can begin reopening on Friday as the governor continues to face heavy criticisms over her stringent lockdown measures.Under Executive Order 2020-91, businesses that resume in-person work must, among other things, develop a coronavirus preparedness and response plan and make it available to employees and customers by June 1...
North Carolina Targeting Friday for Phase 2 of Reopening; Could Include Pools05/22/2020 03:00Sampson County eclipsed 300 positive cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) on Wednesday, reporting another single-day record for new cases with 35, due in large part to a drive-thru testing event in which health officials administered almost 500 COVID-19 tests to the general public.The state recorded 19,700 positive COVID-19 cases Tuesday...
Everything We Know About Moderna's Coronavirus Vaccine05/21/2020 03:00Robinson is a former director of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, a United States government agency partnered with Moderna to help with develop its vaccine.Speculation in shares of companies developing therapies for COVID-19 has gotten so rampant that it doesn't take much news to cause dramatic moves in stock prices...