Speculation about Kim Jong-un’s health intensifies – BBC News

Speculation about Kim Jong-un’s health intensifies  – BBC News

Kim Jong-un recently missed the celebration of his grandfather’s birthday on 15 April. This is one of the biggest events of the year, marking the birth of the nation’s founder. Kim Jong-un has never missed it – and it seemed very unlikely that he would simply choose not to turn up. Inevitably, his absence prompted […]

Coronavirus: Life inside China’s lockdown – BBC News

Coronavirus: Life inside China’s lockdown – BBC News

Two local filmmakers have been recording life inside Wuhan, the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, for over 50 days since the city went under lockdown in January. Coronavirus is now spreading around the world as governments scramble to contain it. The outbreak began in the Chinese city of Wuhan, which has been locked down since […]

US sets alarming new coronavirus record

US sets alarming new coronavirus record

The US set an alarming record with 50,655 coronavirus cases reported nationwide in a single day. #CNN #News

Biden widens lead over Trump in national polls

Biden widens lead over Trump in national polls

CNN’s Manu Raju breaks down the lead Joe Biden has over President Trump in the latest national polls. #CNN #News

Coronavirus: US first country to record over 2,000 deaths in a single day – BBC News

Coronavirus:  US first country to record over 2,000 deaths in a single day – BBC News

The United States has become first country in the world to record more than 2,000 deaths associated with coronavirus in a single day. There have now been more than 20,000 deaths in the US in total and more than 500,000 confirmed cases of the disease. New evidence suggests the danger from the virus is greatest […]

Hong Kong arrests dozens as ‘anti-protest’ law kicks in – BBC News

Hong Kong arrests dozens as ‘anti-protest’ law kicks in – BBC News

Dozens of people have been arrested in Hong Kong, including a man carrying a pro-independence flag, after a new “anti-protest” law imposed by Beijing came into effect, officials say. Police have used pepper spray to disperse some protesters gathered to mark 23 years since British rule ended. The national security law targets secession, subversion and […]

Cooper: Trump says US in a good place. His experts say otherwise

Cooper: Trump says US in a good place. His experts say otherwise

When asked about the current state of the US coronavirus response, President Donald Trump said that the US is “a good place” and will be in “very good shape” even while many states see record numbers of coronavirus cases. CNN’s Anderson Cooper explains why this isn’t true. #AC360 #Trump #CNN

Cuomo and Lemon on people vandalizing Black Lives Matter mural: This is just wrong

Cuomo and Lemon on people vandalizing Black Lives Matter mural: This is just wrong

CNN’s Chris Cuomo and Don Lemon react to a video of two people painting over a California community’s Black Lives Matter mural. The two people in the video are now facing a hate crime charge. #CNN #News

Top US health official Fauci warns of ‘disturbing’ new US surge – BBC News

Top US health official Fauci warns of ‘disturbing’ new US surge – BBC News

America’s top infectious disease expert has told lawmakers that the US is seeing a “disturbing surge” in coronavirus infections in some states. A panel of health officials, including Dr Anthony Fauci, said the next few days will be crucial to stem the new outbreaks. Cases are climbing rapidly across a number of US states. The […]

Coronavirus: Trump suspends travel from Europe to US – BBC News

Coronavirus: Trump suspends travel from Europe to US – BBC News

US President Donald Trump has announced sweeping travel restrictions on 26 European countries in a bid to combat the spread of the coronavirus. The ban applies to travellers from countries which are members of the Schengen border-free travel area. The UK, Ireland and other non-Schengen countries are unaffected. US citizens are also exempt. The EU […]