The New York Times

The New York Times 8 Apr 2020

Why Coronavirus at Rikers Puts All of N.Y.C. at Risk


Officials have promised a mass release of inmates from city jails to slow the spread of coronavirus. Critics say the government isn't moving fast enough.

Former Secretary of State John Kerry explains why he believes the coronavirus may be America's 'moment of truth,' and he also discusses parallels between the global climate crisis and the coronavirus. Aired on 04/22/2020.
Sky News' Economics Editor looks at how the effects of coronavirus are baring down on different communities and regions across the United Kingdom.
The White Helmets, the Syrian opposition civil defense organization, released a video, Wednesday, April 29, showing the aftermath of an explosion in northern Syria that is believed to have killed at least 40 people.

Turkey's Defense Ministry says a fuel tanker exploded, Tuesday, in a crowded market in the opposition controlled town of Afrin.

Turkey's state news agency has cited unnamed security officials who accused Syrian Kurdish fighters as responsible for the attack.

Turkey took control of the town in 2018, believing the Kurdish fighters in control of Afrin prior to be terrorists. (AP)
"Operation Warp Speed" hopes to develop and distribute a coronavirus vaccine by the end of 2020 — a goal that outpaces what most experts believe is possible. President Trump says the country will return to normal with or without one.

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