USC-Colorado football game canceled because of Trojans’ coronavirus cases

USC-Colorado football game canceled because of Trojans’ coronavirus cases

The USC managed to avoid coronavirus-related problems for the first three weeks of the pandemic-shortened Pac-12 season. But the Trojans’ luck ended this week, and their Saturday showdown against Colorado at the Colosseum was canceled on Thursday. “After consulting with USC, the Pac-12 conference announced that the game involving Colorado with USC … will not … Read more

As coronavirus cases surge, hospitals are beginning to be overwhelmed

As coronavirus cases surge, hospitals are beginning to be overwhelmed

As confirmed cases of the coronavirus reach their highest levels since the start of the pandemic, hospitals across the country are reporting a critical staff shortage. And these shortages could only get worse in the weeks to come, as thousands of 1 million Americans were diagnosed with Covid-19 last week begin to require hospitalization. According … Read more

Global Covid-19 cases rise by 1-day record of 400,000 with Europe the epicentre

Global Covid-19 cases rise by 1-day record of 400,000 with Europe the epicentre

Global coronavirus cases have risen by more than 400,000 for the first time, a record one-day increase as much of Europe brings in new restrictions to a bid curb the outbreak. Some European countries successfully managed the first surge of infections but now have become overwhelmed, reporting on average 140,000 cases a day over the … Read more

4 coronavirus cases found among 373 tests for UH Athletic Department

4 coronavirus cases found among 373 tests for UH Athletic Department

Out of 373 coronavirus tests conducted for the University of Hawaii athletic department, there have been four positive results to date, the school’s Board of Regents was told today. The information came in a report from the Committee on Intercollegiate Athletics’ chairman, Simeon Acoba, to the full Board. UH athletic director David Matlin said earlier … Read more

WHO warns about 'serious' situation as Europe's Covid-19 cases higher than March

France sets daily infection record with more than 10,000 new coronavirus cases

The number of weekly coronavirus cases in Europe has exceeded those during the first peak in March, triggering a grave warning from top experts. The World Health Organisation (WHO) warned of a “very serious” situation in Europe, where the weekly tally was more than 300,000 Covid-19 patients last week. Dr Hans Kluge, WHO’s Europe chief, … Read more

Six areas in England see sharp increase in cases of coronavirus

Six areas in England see sharp increase in cases of coronavirus

Six parts of England have seen a sharp increase in the rate of coronavirus infections week on week, according to the latest figures from Public Health England. In Bolton, 564 new cases were recorded in the seven days to September 12 – the equivalent of 196.1 per 100,000 people. This is the highest rate in … Read more

Just 17 places in England now seeing coronavirus cases fall

Just 17 places in England now seeing coronavirus cases fall

Only 17 of the 149 areas in England have seen a week-on-week drop in coronavirus cases, according to the latest official figures. Cases are now rising or showing no change in all other areas according to Public Health England. Sunderland and Bolton are among the worst areas, while PHE now has 49 areas on the … Read more

How many new cases of Covid-19 there have been in England area by area

How many new cases of Covid-19 there have been in England area by area

Here is the latest update to the rolling seven-day rate of new cases of Covid-19 for every municipal area in England. Figures, for the seven days to September 10, are based on tests conducted in laboratories (pillar one of the government’s testing program) and in the wider community (pillar two). The rate is expressed as … Read more

Coronavirus daily UK cases rise by 3,330 – biggest rise since May

Latest coronavirus death toll as 72 more die in hospitals

The number of daily coronavirus cases has risen in the biggest Sunday increase since mid-May, figures have revealed. Statistics for Covid have risen by 3,330 in the last 24 hours, according to the latest data on Sunday, September 13. New infections continued to surge on the eve of tightening lockdown rules in England tomorrow, the … Read more