CDC director warns coronavirus outbreak could be “even more difficult” next winter

https://dynaimage.cdn.cnn.com/cnn/digital-images/org/c5fe3edb-5347-41db-921c-9ba9cb1fe983.jpg Senate TV The Senate just approved a roughly $480 billion relief package that includes hundreds of billions of dollars in new funding for small businesses hurt by the coronavirus outbreak along with other priorities like money for hospitals and expanded Covid-19 Read more …

Coronavirus could have been spreading in US as early as mid-December 2019, study suggests

https://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200213175739-03-coronavirus-0213-super-tease.jpg While the USA Food and Drug administration reviews the Moderna and Pfizer vaccine candidates’ data for emergency use authorization, CNN’s chief medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta outlines key things you should know about how the process will work. How Read more …

Merkel says confusion over Easter restrictions were ‘singularly and alone my mistake’

https://dynaimage.cdn.cnn.com/cnn/digital-images/org/de0d745a-1275-450b-a69e-51b4dcce46cb.jpg France’s Culture Minister Roselyne Bachelot attends an event in Paris on February 11. Francois Mori/Pool/AFP/Getty Images France’s Culture Minister Roselyne Bachelot was admitted to hospital after contracting Covid-19, her spokesperson told CNN Wednesday, the second government minister hospitalized with Read more …

Spain will allow children out for walks after protests from families stuck in lockdown

https://dynaimage.cdn.cnn.com/cnn/digital-images/org/db1a8142-ff4f-404b-a513-5bee4168384c.jpg Two children share breakfast before starting their lessons at home in Seville, Spain, on April 14, amid a lockdown to stop the spread of the coronavirus. Cristina Quicler/AFP/Getty Images The Spanish government has made a U-turn on its updated restrictions for Read more …

US carriers can now operate Kabul evacuation flights with approval from Defense Department

https://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/210815041735-02-kabul-afghanistan-0815-super-tease.jpg Taliban fighters patrol in Wazir Akbar Khan neighborhood in the city of Kabul on Wednesday, Aug. 18.  (Rahmat Gul/AP) The Taliban’s stunningly swift takeover of Afghanistan has caused dread across much of the nation, as Afghans anxiously readjust to life under Read more …