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Covid-19: Over 13 Million Cases Worldwide

Covid-19: Over 13 Million Cases Worldwide

With the Covid-19 pandemic continuing to affect countries around the globe, the number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 13 million, with over 570,000 deaths worldwide, and the United States having the most confirmed cases and deaths in the world. A CNN story said, “More than 13 million people globally have been infected with Covid-19... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Over 12 Million Cases Worldwide

Covid-19: Over 12 Million Cases Worldwide

With the Covid-19 pandemic continuing to affect countries around the globe, the number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 12 million, with over 549,000 deaths worldwide, and the United States having the most confirmed cases and deaths in the world. CNN reports, “The first reported case of Covid-19 came on January 21. Within 99 days,... Read more of this article

World Athletics Responds To Tyrone Smith

World Athletics Responds To Tyrone Smith

Following comments made by Bermuda’s Tyrone Smith that World Athletics should “refuse to host Diamond League events in China until the new security law in Hong Kong is repealed,” World Athletics has said that “it would be impossible to maintain a global sporting calendar if it changed competitions based on shifting political... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Over 11 Million Cases Worldwide

Covid-19: Over 11 Million Cases Worldwide

With the Covid-19 pandemic continuing to affect countries around the globe, the number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 11 million, with over 525,000 deaths worldwide, and the United States having the most confirmed cases and deaths in the world. CNN reports, “More than 125,000 people have died from Covid-19 in the US, and more... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Over 10 Million Cases Worldwide

Covid-19: Over 10 Million Cases Worldwide

With the Covid-19 pandemic continuing to affect countries around the globe, the number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed ten million, with over 499,000 deaths worldwide, and the United States having the most confirmed cases and deaths in the world. CNN reports, “The US leads with the most deaths and confirmed cases worldwide.... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Over 9 Million Cases Worldwide

Covid-19: Over 9 Million Cases Worldwide

With the Covid-19 pandemic continuing to affect countries around the globe, the number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed nine million, with over 468,000 deaths worldwide, and the United States having the most confirmed cases and deaths in the world.As the island and world deals with the Covid-19 pandemic, we are doing our best to provide... Read more of this article

Video: Dr. Douglas Interviewed By Fox News

Video: Dr. Douglas Interviewed By Fox News

Bermudian Dr. Ty-Ron Douglas was recently interviewed by Fox News host Martha MacCallum in a segment discussing the fatal shooting of Rayshard Brooks, a black man shot by police in Atlanta, Georgia, as well as the impact of systemic racism. In opening the segment, Dr. Douglas is asked what goes through his mind with reviewing the circumstances surrounding... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Over 8 Million Cases Worldwide

Covid-19: Over 8 Million Cases Worldwide

With the Covid-19 pandemic continuing to affect countries around the globe, the number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed eight million, with over 430,000 deaths worldwide, and the United States having the most confirmed cases and deaths in the world.As the island and world deals with the Covid-19 pandemic, we are doing our best to provide... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Over 7 Million Cases Worldwide

Covid-19: Over 7 Million Cases Worldwide

With the Covid-19 pandemic continuing to affect countries around the globe, the number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed seven million, with over 403,000 deaths worldwide, and the United States having the most confirmed cases and deaths in the world.As the island and world deals with the Covid-19 pandemic, we are doing our best to provide... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda Mentioned During Space Launch

Video: Bermuda Mentioned During Space Launch

[Updated] Bermuda’s NASA Tracking Station on Cooper’s Island played a role in the historic SpaceX and NASA launch of astronauts on Saturday [May 30], with the station providing data as it monitored the launch. The launch was successful, taking the astronauts into orbit before they docked with the International Space Station [ISS] yesterday [May... Read more of this article

‘We Add Our Voice To The Global Movement’

‘We Add Our Voice To The Global Movement’

The PLP said they “mourn the memory of George Floyd and all those victims of race-based violence” and “add our voice to the global movement calling for justice” and “to the global movement calling for peace.” The PLP tweeted the photo below, saying: “As we mourn the life of a tireless advocate for racial and... Read more of this article

Commissioner: ‘I Am Both Appalled & Saddened’

Commissioner: ‘I Am Both Appalled & Saddened’

“I am both appalled and saddened” at the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis policeman Derek Chauvin, Bermuda Police Commissioner Stephen Corbishley said, adding that he “recognizes the killing of Mr. Floyd resonates within black communities across the world, including Bermuda.” “Black lives do matter and I am committed... Read more of this article

Report: Airlines Want To Prioritise 45 Countries

Report: Airlines Want To Prioritise 45 Countries

Bermuda has been reportedly been included in the list of 45 countries that airline companies operating in the UK — including British Airways, Easyjet, and Virgin Atlantic — want to “prioritise for quarantine-free air bridges.” British Airways generally serves Bermuda — the only airline service the island has to the UK/Europe... Read more of this article