Coronavirus

Thousands of Disney Parks cast members are losing their jobs following park shutdowns due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). While Florida's Walt Disney World reopened in July, Disneyland Resort...

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox Thousands of Disney employees are to lose their jobs as the coronavirus pandemic has stopped...

UK announces new coronavirus restrictions amid rise in cases Fox News Senior Foreign Affairs correspondent Greg Palkot reports from London. The United Kingdom recorded 7,143 new cases and 71 new deaths...

THE true scale of March’s coronavirus peak in Europe was ten times the current second wave, experts claim. Around 300,000 are suffering from the disease now across the continent but they believe three...

Summary Victoria recorded 10 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, as Western Australia scrapped hotel quarantine requirements for Victorians entering the state. In NSW, there were two new cases, both in...

The first case of the novel coronavirus was reported in Wuhan, China, in December. In the nine months since, the virus has infected more than 33 million people and killed more than 1 million. Here is...

I hated to do it, but I recently canceled my membership at a health club I’ve belonged to for a decade. I’m sticking with outdoor exercise, YouTube classes and a home gym for now — a personal...

How can I volunteer for a COVID-19 vaccine study? Governments and companies are setting up websites where people can sign up. Enthusiasm is high: More than 400,000 people have signed a registryof possible...

The guidance from health officials has been clear — a face mask needs to cover both the nose and the mouth in order to be effective. Yet, months after wearing non-medical masks became official coronavirus...

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats unveiled a scaled-back $2.2 trillion aid measure Monday in an attempt to boost long-stalled talks on COVID-19 relief, though there was no sign of progress in continuing...

More than one million people across the globe have now died of COVID-19, according to Johns Hopkins University. The toll comes about nine months after the illness was first detected in Wuhan, China. The...

At least 1 million people have died from the coronavirus worldwide, according to the latest data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. Of that total, about 20% of people who died from the disease are...

South Carolina teacher Demetria Bannister died earlier of this month from COVID-19 and now the virus has claimed the life of her mother, Shirley The coronavirus already took the life of a young South Carolina...

Household transmission plays a significant role in the coronavirus' spread. The risk is especially high in crowded homes with more than one person per room, research suggests. Sweden never fully...

A TOTAL of 18 workers at a Bernard Matthews poultry plant have been sent home after testing positive for Covid-19 but bosses say production will continue. The staff and their contacts from the turkey processing...

Statistics Canada says it recorded 56,296 business closures in June, an improvement from May but still 44 per cent more than in February before the COVID-19 pandemic struck in force in Canada. It says...