Parents Sent Student with Coronavirus Back to School

“It was really poor judgment,” Attleboro Mayor Paul Heroux said of the parents’ decision — Read on people.com/health/massachusetts-parents-send-covid-19-positive-student-back-to-school/

4 Foods That Are Proven Coronavirus Carriers | News Break

One of this year’s most debated food safety issues brings into question whether coronavirus can be transmitted by food or its packaging. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and The World Health Organization (WHO) have both been firm in their stance that the chances of this type of contamination are virtually nonexistent. However,Continue reading “4 Foods That Are Proven Coronavirus Carriers | News Break”

7 Signs You May Have Had COVID-19 Without Realizing It, According to Doctors | News Break

Whether you had a “bad cold” this winter or recently endured a cough that would not quit, it’s only natural to wonder if you might have had COVID-19 without realizing it. That’s especially true now that infectious disease experts say the virus was likely already spreading before cities started to lock down and put socialContinue reading “7 Signs You May Have Had COVID-19 Without Realizing It, According to Doctors | News Break”

KCMO mayor extends state of emergency, mask order

Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Quinton Lucas said Thursday he is extending the city’s state of emergency through Jan. 16, 2021, due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.— Read on http://www.kshb.com/news/coronavirus/kcmo-mayor-extends-state-of-emergency-mask-order

People report receiving seeds from China in the mail, MDARD says don’t plant them | WEYI

MICHIGAN, (WPBN/WGTU) — If you’ve received seeds in the mail, don’t plant them. Across the United States and including right here in Michigan, people have reported receiving unsolicited packages containing seeds from China in the mail. Now, the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development is warning residents who receive these packages not to openContinue reading “People report receiving seeds from China in the mail, MDARD says don’t plant them | WEYI”

President Trump Issues Executive Order Forcing Sale of TikTok | Hollywood Reporter

President Donald Trump issued an executive order on Thursday evening barring transactions with ByteDance, forcing the Chinese tech firm to divest itself of its U.S. TikTok operations. — Read on http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/president-trump-issues-executive-order-forcing-sale-tiktok-1306354

Reports: Amazon bars video app TikTok on workers’ phones

Amazon has told reportedly employees to delete the popular video app TikTok from phones on which they use Amazon email, citing security risks from the China-owned app. — Read on http://www.wdsu.com/article/reports-amazon-bars-video-app-tiktok-on-workers-phones/33278032

Secretary Pompeo Eyes National Ban on Chinese-Controlled TikTok App | Newsbusters

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo explained in a Fox News interview that the U.S. government may consider a ban on Chinese social media such as popular video/meme sharing app “TikTok.” This follows similar action by India, which reportedly banned no less than 59 Chinese apps.  — Read on http://www.newsbusters.org/blogs/techwatch/alexander-hall/2020/07/07/secretary-pompeo-eyes-national-ban-chinese-controlled

Chinese Consulate in Houston Was ‘Massive Spy Center,’ Rubio Says

Chinese Consulate in Houston Was ‘Massive Spy Center,’ Rubio Says— Read on m.theepochtimes.com/chinese-consulate-in-houston-was-a-massive-spy-center-sen-rubio-says_3434101.html/amp

China Acknowledges Destroying Early Coronavirus Samples, Confirming U.S. Accusation

China National Health Commission official Liu Dengfeng said some early COVID-19 samples were destroyed after the disease was deemed too dangerous to handle for some facilities. — Read on http://www.newsweek.com/china-acknowledges-destroying-early-coronavirus-samples-confirming-us-accusation-1504484