coronavirus pandemic

U.S.

Teacher Writes Own Obit as Protest

WHAT’S BEING CLAIMED: A Florida teacher wrote her own obituary as a response to her district’s plans to reopen in-person classes amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Whitney Reddick, 33, of…

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World

Brazil Hits 100,000 COVID-19 Deaths

WHAT’S BEING CLAIMED: Brazil has reached a grim milestone as the nation passed 100,000 confirmed coronavirus deaths on Saturday. It is the second country to hit a six-figure death toll…

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Health, U.S.

Full Hospital Sends Sickest Patients Home [Video]

WHAT’S BEING CLAIMED: Starr County Memorial Hospital implements new guidelines for coronavirus response, forming an ethics committee to decide which patients receive treatment. The upsurge in coronavirus depleted available medical…

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