New archbishop of Wales elected

first_imgNew archbishop of Wales elected Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Posted Sep 6, 2017 Submit a Press Release Tags Rector Belleville, IL Director of Music Morristown, NJ In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Rector Collierville, TN This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Associate Rector Columbus, GA Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest [Anglican Communion News Service] John Davies, who has served as the bishop of Swansea and Brecon for the past nine years, has been chosen as the 13th Archbishop of Wales.He succeeds Barry Morgan who retired in January after 14 years as the leader of the Church in Wales.Read the entire article here. Rector Shreveport, LA Rector Martinsville, VA Course Director Jerusalem, Israel Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Youth Minister Lorton, VA AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC Submit a Job Listing New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Featured Jobs & Calls An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET Rector Hopkinsville, KY Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ Press Release Service Rector Knoxville, TN Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Rector Washington, DC Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Rector Smithfield, NC Rector Albany, NY Rector Pittsburgh, PA Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL Rector Tampa, FL Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH Featured Events The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET Submit an Event Listing Curate Diocese of Nebraska Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Rector Bath, NC Anglican Communion The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LAlast_img read more

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Netflix in November is looking good with new titles arriving all…

first_img Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Look no further for everything coming to Netflix for the month of November. Highlights include movies that will get you in the mood for the holidays, including The Christmas Chronicles: Part Two, Dolly Parton’s Christmas on the Square, A Christmas Catch and more. The Crown Season 4 premieres on November 15.Here is the full list of everything coming to Netflix in November:November 160 Days In season 5A Clockwork OrangeBoyz n the HoodCasperChristmas Break-InDawson’s Creek seasons 1-6Easy AElf Pets: A Fox Cub’s Christmas TaleElf Pets: Santa’s Reindeer RescueElliot the Littlest ReindeerForged in Fire season 6Jumping the BroomKnock KnockLeah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath seasons 1-3Little Monsters (1989)Mile 22Ocean’s ElevenPaul Blart: Mall CopPiercingPlatoonSchool DazeSnowdenThe Garfield Show season 3The ImpossibleThe Indian in the CupboardThe Next Karate KidWheels of FortuneYes ManNovember 2ProspectCan You Hear Me season 2November 3Felix Lobrecht: HypeMotherNovember 4A Christmas CatchChristmas With A PrinceLove and AnarchyNovember 5Alone TogetherCarmel: Who Killed Maria Marta?Midnight at the MagnoliaOperation Christmas DropParanormalNovember 6CitationCountry Ever AfterLa trinchera infinita / The Endless TrenchThe Late BloomerNovember 9Undercover season 2November 10Dash and LilyA Lion in the HouseTrash TruckNovember 11Aunty Donna’s Big Ol’ House of FunThe LiberatorNasce uma Rainha / A Queen is BornWhat We WantedNovember 12Yo, AdolescenteFruitvale StationGraceful FriendsLudoProm NightNovember 13American Horror Story: 1984Jingle Jangle: A Christmas JourneyThe Life AheadThe Minions of MidasNovember 15A Very Country ChristmasAmerica’s Next Top Model seasons 19 & 20Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2The Crown season 4Hometown HolidaySurvivor seasons 20 & 28V for VendettaNovember 16LovingWhose Streets?November 17The Boss Baby: Back in Business season 4We Are the ChampionsNovember 18El sabor de las margaritas / Bitter Daisies season 2Holiday Makeover with Mr. ChristmasNovember 19The Princess Switch: Switched AgainNovember 20Alien XmasFlavorful Origins: Gansu CuisineIf Anything Happens I Love YouVoices of FireNovember 22Dolly Parton’s Christmas on the SquareMachete KillsNovember 23Hillbilly ElegyShawn Mendes: In WonderNovember 25Dragons: Rescue Riders: Huttsgalor HolidayEl Cuaderno de Tomy / Notes for My SonHillbilly ElegyWonderoosNovember 25The Christmas Chronicles 2Great Pretender season 2November 26Larry the Cable Guy: Remain SeatedMosulNovember 27A Go! Go! Cory Carson ChristmasThe CallDance Dreams: Hot Chocolate NutcrackerDon’t ListenSugar Rush Christmas season 2Überweihnachten / Over ChristmasVirgin River season 2La Belva / The BeastNovember 28The Uncanny CounterNovember 29Wonderoos: Holiday Holiday!November 30The 2ndA Love So BeautifulFinding AgnesRUST CREEKSpookley and the Christmas Kittens Free webinar for job seekers on best interview answers, hosted by Goodwill June 11 You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here The Anatomy of Fear Support conservation and fish with NEW Florida specialty license plate LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your name here Please enter your comment! Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter TAGSnetflixNovember 2020streaming Previous articleDo your part to save water: Reset your sprinkler system, restrictions on watering for WinterNext articleMore than 30 companies hiring at “Paycheck for Patriots” virtual job fair for Veterans-only Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORlast_img read more

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House in Airães / Parqur

first_imgShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/946994/house-in-airaes-parqur Clipboard Houses Save this picture!© Francisco Ruivo+ 19Curated by Matheus Pereira Share House in Airães / ParqurSave this projectSaveHouse in Airães / Parqur ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/946994/house-in-airaes-parqur Clipboard Projects Portugal 2020 House in Airães / Parqur “COPY” Photographscenter_img Architects: Parqur Area Area of this architecture project Year:  CopyHouses, Renovation•Airães, Portugal Manufacturers: AutoDesk, Ofa, Robbialac, Sanindusa, Adopen Plastics Industry, Gresart, Proteu Solutions, TiEmme elettronica, Velux Arquiteto Responsável:Nuno SanchesEquipe De Projeto:Filipe Brandão, Miguel Amado, Sofia Herrera, Tiago Ramos, Gil RibeiroEngenharia:Francisco BrandãoCity:AirãesCountry:PortugalMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Francisco RuivoRecommended ProductsWindowsSky-FrameRetractable Insect Screen – Sky-Frame FlyWindowsRabel Aluminium SystemsMinimal Casement Windows – Rabel 8400 Slim Super Thermal PlusEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesRodecaRound Facade at Omnisport Arena ApeldoornDoorsVEKADoors – VEKAMOTION 82Text description provided by the architects. Located in a small village, the “House in Airães” project was based on two essential moments: a) The programmatic definition adapted to the existing building (a 19th century rural house) and b) The materiality intended for the execution of the program, without detracting from the essence of what existed but rather reinterpreting it. The intervention was delicate, with special sensitivity to the existing memory of the place and its deep relationship with the owners and their intentions towards the future space.Save this picture!© Filipe BrandãoSave this picture!Save this picture!© Filipe BrandãoIn this sense, given the building’s layout and typology, and in a process of constant dialogue, the one storey horizontal body of the building that accompanies the street level almost completely was adapted and designed to support the main house, with garage, laundry and a bedroom, and storage. In the main house, it was decided to place the social area on the lower floor, with living rooms, kitchen and a bedroom, and a more reserved area on the upper floor, with a workspace and a bedroom.Save this picture!© Filipe BrandãoIn order not to distort the nobility and typological character of the building, it was decided to strip the outer walls of the existing plaster, assuming and correcting the structural stone. The choice of wood as the predominant element in the structure and interior finishes complemented this intention, contributing to the final work of quality, integrated and respectful of the memory of the place.Save this picture!© Filipe BrandãoSave this picture!SectionsSave this picture!© Filipe BrandãoProject gallerySee allShow lessPortuguese Landscapes: 12 Projects Exploring the Relationship Between Natural and BuiltArticlesOnline Masterclass: Defining the Profile of the Architect of the FutureLecture Share Photographs:  Francisco Ruivo, Filipe Brandão Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project Area:  350 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project ArchDaily “COPY” CopyAbout this officeParqurOfficeFollowProductsWoodStoneBrick#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesRefurbishmentRenovationPortugalPublished on September 05, 2020Cite: “House in Airães / Parqur” [Casa em Airães / Parqur] 05 Sep 2020. ArchDaily. Accessed 10 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Browse the CatalogAluminium CompositesTechnowoodHow to Design a Façade with AluProfile Vertical ProfilesGlassMitrexSolar GreenhouseMetal PanelsAurubisOxidized Copper: Nordic BrownDoorsEGGERWood Laminate Doors in Molecular Plant Science InstituteStonesCosentinoSurfaces – Silestone® Nebula SeriesWall / Ceiling LightsLouis PoulsenLamp – LP RiplsWood Boards / HPL PanelsBruagRoom Dividers – Partition Wall MDFStonesNeolithSintered Stone – Mar del PlataWindowspanoramah!®ah! SecurityPanels / Prefabricated AssembliesULMA Architectural SolutionsMIS Facade PanelCarpetsFabromont AGTextile Floor Covering – Orbital® 07 COLORpunkt®LightsNorka lightingLuminaire – BelfastMore products »Save世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my streamlast_img read more

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Everything Fundraising (Everything)

first_img  11 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Everything Fundraising (Everything) AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 21 November 2007 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

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Doherty says hospital contractors must be paid

first_img The government has been called on to intervene and ensure Donegal contractors, owed money by the McNamara construction company to be paid.McNamara went in to liquidation last week. All its projects, including building the new emergency department at Letterkenny General, ground to a halt.During a visit to the county the Taoseach Brian Cowen said any outstanding projects or debts McNamara had were now a matter for NAMA.But Sinn Fein by-election candidate Senator Pearse Doherty says that is not good enough:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/prdoc830.mp3[/podcast] 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Pinterest Facebook Google+ Pinterest Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson WhatsApp Twitter Facebook Twitter Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector publishedcenter_img By News Highland – November 16, 2010 Doherty says hospital contractors must be paid Previous articleRutland whales to be incineratedNext articleSW Candidates clash on IDA land deal News Highland WhatsApp Newsx Adverts RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Google+last_img read more

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NCLAT Sets Aside NCLT’s Order For Acquisition Of RICOH By Dharamshi- Jhunjhunwala Consortium [Read Order]

first_imgCorporateNCLAT Sets Aside NCLT’s Order For Acquisition Of RICOH By Dharamshi- Jhunjhunwala Consortium [Read Order] Shruti Sareen11 Aug 2020 7:57 AMShare This – xThe National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) allowed the appeal filed by Kotak Investment Advisors Limited (KIAL) challenging an order passed by the Mumbai bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) which had approved the resolution plan submitted by a consortium of Kalpraj Dharamshi and Rekha Jhunjhunwala. KIAL was one of the bidders for Ricoh India Limited…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginThe National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) allowed the appeal filed by Kotak Investment Advisors Limited (KIAL) challenging an order passed by the Mumbai bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) which had approved the resolution plan submitted by a consortium of Kalpraj Dharamshi and Rekha Jhunjhunwala. KIAL was one of the bidders for Ricoh India Limited (Ricoh). The Principal Bench headed by Justices Bansi Lal Bhat, Acting Chairperson, V.P.Singh, Member (Technical), Alok Srivastava Member (Technical) held – “In the circumstances as stated above, we are of the considered opinion that the Resolution Professional committed a grave error in accepting the Resolution Plan of the Resolution Applicant Kalpraj Dharmshi & Rekha Jhunjhunwala after the expiry of the deadline for submission of the Bid/Resolution Plan without notifying/publishing the extension of the timeline for submission of EOI, as per provision of the I&B Code and Regulations thereof. The Adjudicating Authority has also failed to appreciate the illegalities and irregularities pointed out by the Appellant.” The Appellants had contended that Mr. Krishna Chamadia, the Resolution Professional (RP) had unduly accepted two resolution plans that had been submitted after the expiry of deadline for submission of Resolution Plan, without obtaining any resolution from the Committee of Creditors (CoC) to extend the deadline and issuing notice for inviting expression of interest from other potential resolution applicants. The bids by other resolution applicants had already been opened and deliberated upon by the CoC and offers made by it were disclosed to all the participants, including the resolution professional. RP had committed illegalities in the conduct of the corporate insolvency resolution process under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (IBC). The Appellate tribunal directed Ricoh’s CoC to take an afresh decision within 10 days on the resolution plans and further held – “If no decision is communicated to the Adjudicating Authority and the timeline for completion of CIRP has already expired, then the Adjudicating Authority is to pass an order for liquidation of the corporate debtor.” RP had argued that the correct procedure prescribed under the IBC was duly followed and the Dharamshi – Jhunjunwala consortium’s plan was approved by CoC with 85% of the votes in favour. Rejecting it’s claim, the Appellate Bench in its 43-page order asserted that the act of the RP to accept the resolution plan after opening the other bids could not by any means be justified and was a blatant misuse of the authority invested in the RP. The 3 member Bench questioning the RP’s conduct further held – “We fail to understand as to why the Resolution Professional had deviated from the earlier procedure of publication of notice for the invitation of EOI. Per contra, the Resolution Professional has accepted the Resolution Plan of the successful Resolution Applicant Kalpraj Dharamshi & Rekha Jhunjhunwala after the expiry of the deadline for submission of Resolution Plan without following the due process, under the guise of maximization of value. The act of the Resolution Professional to accept the Resolution Plan after opening the other bids, which were all submitted within the deadline for submission of Resolution Plan cannot be justified by any means and is a blatant misuse of the authority invested in the Resolution Professional to conduct CIRP. However, if the CoC took a commercial decision to extend the timeline, it should have done so by publishing a fresh notice in Form ‘G’ under Regulation 36A of the CIRP Regulations. By adopting a special procedure for accepting the Resolution Plan of the Successful Resolution Applicant, under the guise of maximization of value, the Resolution Professional and the CoC have deviated from the norms prescribed under the Code and the Regulations framed there under, which vitiates the Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process conducted by the RP.” The order of the Hon’ble NCLAT is a big blow on the nexus of resolution professionals and resolution applicants who want to exploit the provisions of the IBC for their vested personal benefits. Earlier in 2018, two resolution plans were filed in time by Phoenix Asset Reconstruction Company Limited (an Associate of KIAL) and Karvy Group, and both were opened by CoC on January 10, 2019. In addition, two more resolution plans were belatedly accepted after expiry of the deadline for submission from WeP Peripherals and consortium of Dharamshi. KIAL had further contended that only a single-member bench of the NCLT had heard the arguments and reserved its order on the resolution plan. However, the final order had been passed by a two-person bench, which was in violation of principles of natural justice. The salutary principle applicable in the instant case was that of the maxim, “one who hears the matter must decide”, the Appellate bench observed. Mr Ramji Srinivasan, Sr Advocate with Mr Suresh Dutt Dobhal, Mr Rishab Kapoor and Mr Shikhar Singh, Advocates appeared for Kotak Mr Krishnendu Datta, Mr Prateek Kumar, Ms Raveena Raj and Mr Rohit Ghosh, Advocates appeared for Kalpraj Dharamshi and Rekha JhunjhunwalaMs Pooja Mahajan and Ms Avni Shrivastav Advocates appeared for RPCompany Appeal (AT) (Insolvency) No. 344 – 345 of 2020Click Here To Download Order[Read Order] Subscribe to LiveLaw, enjoy Ad free version and other unlimited features, just INR 599 Click here to Subscribe. All payment options available.loading….Next Storylast_img read more

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Bid to keep proposed Ulster University Medical School on track

first_imgHomepage BannerNews By News Highland – January 6, 2018 Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Google+ Twitter Pinterest Foyle MP Elisha McCallion has committed to hold a series of meetings over the coming days in a bid to ensure plans for the new Ulster University Medical School in Derry are on track.Concerns over the future of the project were raised following recent claims within the Health Department, claiming the project could be delayed.MP McCallion says her party will hold discussions with the head of Northern Ireland’s Civil Service, the head of the Health Department and Ulster University as much concern has been expressed over the future of Derry’s new proposed medical school.The Health Department made claims recently hinting that the project could be delayed.MP McCallion says; the medical school is a ground-breaking project both for the expansion of Magee and the development of the overall economy.Therefore, she says they will be seeking firm assurances from all the key stakeholders that it remains on course to take its first intake of students in September 2019. Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Twitter Google+ Previous articleOutside gym to be established in Bernard McGlinchey Town ParkNext articleBody discovered near Omagh News Highland News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th center_img WhatsApp Facebook DL Debate – 24/05/21 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Harps come back to win in Waterford WhatsApp Facebook Pinterest Bid to keep proposed Ulster University Medical School on tracklast_img read more

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Donegal beef farmers take part in national protest today

first_img WhatsApp Donegal beef farmers take part in national protest today Google+ WhatsApp FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Twitter Pinterest Facebook Beef farmers from Donegal have travelled to Cork today to take part in a national protest being held outside a Cabinet meeting.It’s in a stand over reported losses of over €100m suffered by the sector as a result of Brexit.IFA president Joe Healy says the Government must step up to the mark and ensure a support package is put in place for beef farmers before any more losses are suffered:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/healyweb.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. By News Highland – May 1, 2019 Harps come back to win in Waterford News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24thcenter_img Pinterest Facebook Previous articleGardai at scene of crash on Pearse Road, LetterkennyNext articleCoyle helps Ireland u16 to victory in Israel, News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty DL Debate – 24/05/21 Twitter Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction AudioHomepage BannerNews Google+last_img read more

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Travellers get unfair benefits by having ethnic status – Casey

first_img Twitter Google+ By News Highland – October 24, 2018 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Twitter Presidential hopeful Peter Casey says travellers get unfair financial benefits by having ethnic status. He made the claims during last night’s television debate between all the candidates.Mr Casey’s remarks sparked criticism from Senator Joan Freeman and others:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/prebhjmkhjkhjkhjkhjsmix.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook Facebook Travellers get unfair benefits by having ethnic status – Casey News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th center_img Pinterest WhatsApp Google+ Previous articleDonegal Gold goes on display at National Museum of IrelandNext articleHigh-level US delegation visit North West News Highland DL Debate – 24/05/21 WhatsApp FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic AudioHomepage BannerNews Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODAlast_img read more

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Coronavirus updates: US death toll tops 90,000

first_imgMyriam Borzee/iStockBy MORGAN WINSOR, EMILY SHAPIRO and MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) — A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 317,000 people worldwide.More than 4.7 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. The actual numbers are believed to be much higher due to testing shortages, many unreported cases and suspicions that some governments are hiding the scope of their nations’ outbreaks.Since the first cases were detected in China in December, the United States has become the worst-affected country, with more than 1.5 million diagnosed cases and at least 90,193 deaths.Today’s biggest developments:– US death toll tops 90,000– 4 million stimulus payments to be delivered via debit card– Cuomo encourages major sports teams to plan to reopen without fans– WHO kicks off 1st virtual assembly amid calls for coronavirus probeHere’s how the news is developing today. All times Eastern. 7:55 p.m.: 4 million stimulus payments to be delivered via debit cardNearly 4 million economic impact payments will be sent by prepaid debit card, the Treasury Department announced.Starting this week the cards will be mailed in place of paper checks to people whose most recent tax return was processed by either the Andover or Austin IRS Service Center, but who don’t have bank information on file with the IRS. The cards can be used to make purchases, withdraw cash or transfer funds.Since mid-April, the Treasury Department has so far delivered stimulus payments totaling $239 billion to Americans via direct deposit, Direct Express card accounts, or check.The funds are part of a $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus relief package.5:42 p.m.: US death toll climbs past 90,000The United States death toll from COVID-19 has surpassed 90,000.According to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University, 90,193 people have died from the virus in the U.S.Earlier this month, President Donald Trump again revised his estimate of how many Americans will die from the coronavirus, saying it could be as many as 100,000.3:30 p.m.: Texas’ professional sports can resume at end of MayTexas is ready to move into “phase two” of reopening businesses, Gov. Greg Abbott announced Monday.Immediately, child care services can reopen.Barber shops, hair salons and gyms have already been open, and now other personal service businesses can resume, Abbott said.Beginning May 22, Abbott said a long list of businesses can reopen or expand capacity, including: restaurants can open to a 50% capacity, while bars and bowling allies can open to 25% capacity.On May 31, professional sports can resume, including golf, auto racing, football and basketball, the governor said.Also on May 31, youth sports camps, day camps and overnight camps can return, he said.Texas now has 1,512 coronavirus patients in hospitals — its lowest hospitalization number since April 21, Abbott said.3:10 p.m.: Virginia Beach allowed to reopen its beaches on FridayVirginia Beach can reopen its public beaches this Friday, Gov. Ralph Northam said on Monday.The new order will allow sunbathing, swimming and fishing.The governor’s previous order only allowed beaches to be used for exercise.But there will be some restrictions: no alcohol, large gatherings or team sports. Northam warned that if rules are not followed, and if social distancing is ignored, he will reinstate restrictions or close the beaches.1:28 p.m.: New Jersey’s governor outlines the road toward reopeningWhile New Jersey is “not nearly out of the woods yet,” in the last two weeks the number of patients in ICUs and the number of patients in hospitals have both fallen by 36%, Gov. Phil Murphy said Monday.As of this Friday, more outdoor businesses can restart in New Jersey including batting cages, golf ranges and private tennis clubs, Murphy said.The governor on Monday outlined how to reach the “new normal.”He explained safeguards for different work environments, from those who have frequent contact with co-workers and customers — like bartenders and restaurant workers — to those who can continue to work from home.Murphy also unveiled the stages for opening different businesses, according to risk.The state is currently in stage one, which includes access to parks, beaches and curbside retail.Then will come expanded retail, outdoor dining, indoor dining at significantly reduced capacity, and limited personal care.The third stage will include expanded dining, critical in-office work, expanded personal care services, and bars with limited capacity.The state has reported more than 148,000 diagnosed cases and over 10,000 confirmed deaths.12:42 p.m.: Massachusetts unveils plan for gradual reopeningMassachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker on Monday unveiled the state’s plan for a gradual reopening, with the first phase beginning now.Retail can now operate with curbside pickup and places of worship can reopen with a 40% occupancy limit.Next Monday, May 25 — Memorial Day — hair salons and barber shops can open for appointment-only service.Beaches can also reopen then, as well as parks, drive-in theaters and some athletic fields and courts.Offices can reopen with a 25% maximum occupancy, though working from home is still strongly encouraged.In Boston, the office opening is delayed until June 1.Future phases will include the reopening of restaurants and bars, the governor said.12:05 p.m.: Cuomo encourages major sports teams to plan to reopen without fansIn New York state, 106 people lost their lives to the coronavirus on Sunday, including 23 people who died in nursing homes, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday.Protecting nursing home residents and other senior citizens are a major priority for the state, Cuomo said. Last week, New York started requiring nursing home staff to be tested twice per week, Cuomo said. The state is sending 320,000 test kits to nursing homes.So far, five of New York’s upstate regions have reopened. Western New York is preparing to reopen in “Phase 1” on Tuesday.Cuomo said he encourages major sports teams to plan to reopen without fans, with games still broadcast on TV.“If they can economically have games with no fans … the state will work with them to come back,” Cuomo said. “Why wait until you can fill a stadium before you start to bring the team back?”11 a.m.: Air travel on the riseAfter the start of the pandemic sent travel plunging, U.S. airports are seeing an uptick in passengers.On Sunday, agents with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screened 253,807 travelers — the highest number of daily passengers since March 24.At the same time last year, TSA checkpoints across the U.S. recorded 2,620,276 travelers.10:30 a.m.: NYC to release updated number of coronavirus-related illness in kidsNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday called attention to the new name of a COVID-19-related illness in children.Now known as Multi-system Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has confirmed that the illness does have a link to COVID-19, de Blasio said.As of Monday, New York City has had 145 reports using the initial definition — Pediatric Multi-system Inflammatory Syndrome. Of those cases, 67 tested positive for the coronavirus or antibodies, and one young person has died, the mayor said.New York City officials plan to have an updated number of cases under the MIS-C definition later this week, the mayor said.New York City’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is reviewing reported cases under the CDC’s most recent guidelines, the mayor said.De Blasio said common symptoms include: persistent fever, irritability or sluggishness, abdominal pain, diarrhea, vomiting, rash, conjunctivitis, enlarged lymph node on one side of the neck, red cracked lips or red tongue, swollen hands and feet.Parents should call their doctor immediately if their child has symptoms, the mayor said.As precautionary measures, families should continue to follow good hygiene, wear face coverings and practice social distancing, the mayor said.Overall, Monday marked a “mixed” day for New York City’s three tracking progress indicators, de Blasio said.On May 16, 48 people were admitted to city hospitals for suspected COVID-19 — down from 77 admissions on May 15.However, there were 475 patients in city ICUs on May 16, up from 469 ICU patients on May 15.The percentage of people tested citywide who were positive was unchanged, staying at 11% on May 15 and May 16.9:36 a.m.: South African president warns pandemic highlights ‘dangerous and growing inequality’South African President Cyril Ramaphosa warned on Monday that the coronavirus pandemic “has highlighted the dangerous and growing inequality that exists between countries and within them.”Ramaphosa made the remarks via video conference at the opening of the World Health Organization’s 73rd World Health Assembly.“Although the virus has affected both developed and developing countries,” he said, “it is the poor who suffer the most.”The South African president noted that health care systems of many countries “are struggling to cope.”“Some have been weakened by underfunding and neglect,” he said. “Others are under pressure because they were designed to serve the select few.”Ramaphosa, who is also the current chairman of the African Union, said that Africa affirms “its full support” for the WHO, which he said “has been instrumental in providing guidance and support to African governments.”“Africa is extremely vulnerable to the ravages of this virus,” he said, “and needs every possible support and assistance.”9:01 a.m.: WHO kicks off 1st virtual assembly amid calls for coronavirus probeThe World Health Organization kicked off its first virtual assembly on Monday as more than 100 of the body’s 194 member nations, including the United States, now back a resolution calling for an independent probe into the origin of the coronavirus pandemic.The draft resolution will be presented on Monday, the first day of the 73rd World Health Assembly. Although the resolution does not specifically name China, many countries have accused Beijing of withholding information about the novel coronavirus, which was first detected in the Chinese city of Wuhan back in December.Speaking by video conference at the opening of the two-day gathering, Chinese President Xi Jinping said his country would support a “comprehensive review” into the pandemic once it “has been brought under control.” Xi added that the investigation must be done in an “objective and impartial manner.” He also pledged to donate $2 billion over two years to the WHO.“All along,” Xi said, “we have acted with openness, transparency and responsibility.”During his opening remarks, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the world has “been humbled by this very small microbe” as he urged officials to “treat this virus with the respect and attention it deserves.”“Six months ago, it would have been inconceivable to most that the world’s biggest cities would fall,” Tedros added. “But numbers don’t even begin to tell the story of this virus. Each loss of life leaves a scar for families, communities and nations.”8:15 a.m.: Russia reports gradual declining trend in new casesRussia reported 8,926 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, a new low in a gradual declining trend.The new cases confirmed over the past 24 hours bring Russia’s total to 290,678, according to the country’s coronavirus response headquarters. It’s the lowest number of new COVID-19 cases registered in a single day since May 1, when Russia reported 7,933 new infections.Russia has the second-largest national tally of COVID-19 cases in the world, behind the United States. The latest daily tally is down from a record 11,656 new infections on May 11. Last Thursday marked the end of a 12-day streak during which the country registered over 10,000 new cases per day.Russia also has one of the world’s fastest rates of new infections in the coronavirus pandemic, second only to the U.S. However, the nation’s death toll from the disease remains relatively low with just 91 new fatalities reported over the past 24 hours, bringing the nationwide total to 2,722, according to the coronavirus response headquarters.Moscow still has the bulk of the country’s infections, with 3,238 new cases registered in the capital over the past 24 hours. The city also reported 77 new deaths, a record single-day increase since the start of the pandemic.7:38 a.m.: Moderna says experimental vaccine is ‘generally safe,’ creates antibodiesAmerican biotechnology company Moderna announced Monday that its experimental vaccine for the novel coronavirus has so far shown to be “generally safe and well tolerated” in the first phase of a clinical trial.The vaccine, mRNA-1273, was the first COVID-19 vaccine candidate to be tested on humans in a clinical trial in the United States. Interim clinical data from phase one of the study also shows that mRNA-1273 produced the same or better antibody levels in participants as convalescent plasma, a century-old technique used for treating epidemics, according to a press release from Moderna.Earlier this month, Moderna announced that mRNA-127 had been cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to proceed to the next phase of a clinical trial. Phase two of the study is “expected to begin shortly,” according to the press release.The Massachusetts-based company said it is “finalizing the protocol” for phase three of the study, which is expected to begin in July.7:16 a.m.: Ireland takes 1st steps out of lockdownIreland took its first steps out of lockdown on Monday, with a small range of shops allowed to reopen and people permitted to meet in small groups.People can now go to hardware shops, garden centers, farmers’ markets and other outdoor retail spaces in the country, as well as opticians, vehicle repair shops, golf courses and tennis courts. Constructions sites also resumed work Monday. Other shops remain closed, likely for at least another three weeks. Bars and restaurants are not expected to reopen until the summer.People are urged to still only make trips to shops when it is essential, and those who can work from home must continue to do so.Members of the public are also allowed to meet with people outside their household starting Monday, but only in groups of no more than four and they must remain 2 meters apart. Officials have urged caution on the first day of eased restrictions, warning that the number of COVID-19 cases may rise as person-to-person contact increases.“We all need to approach the coming days with care and caution, and to show some collective cop-on,” Ireland’s health minister Simon Harris said Sunday night. “We want the shops to stay open, so there’s no need to rush down to your local DIY center or garden shop today.”Ireland recorded just 64 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday — its lowest daily increase since March 16, around the time the Irish government began imposing restrictions. In total, the country has more than 24,000 diagnosed cases with at least 1,543 deaths, according to a count kept by Johns Hopkins University.6:34 a.m.: Vatican reopens St. Peter’s Basilica as Italy returns to relative normalitySaint Peter’s Basilica threw its doors open to visitors on Monday for the first time since March.Pope Francis inaugurated the full reopening of the world-famous basilica in Vatican City and held a private morning mass in the chapel for the 100th anniversary of the birth of Pope John Paul II. The basilica was then opened to the public for masses after the pope had left.Both Saint Peter’s Square and Saint Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City, an independent enclave surrounded by Rome, were closed to tourists after Italy’s prime minister imposed a lockdown across the entire country on March 9 because of the coronavirus pandemic. The basilica was cleaned and sanitized last week ahead of Monday’s reopening. All visitors must now wear face masks, sanitize their hands and maintain at least a 5-foot distance from others upon entering the site.Catholic churches across Italy also held public masses for the first time in over two months as the country continues to ease coronavirus-related restrictions. Meanwhile, shops, restaurants and hair salons reopened as most businesses resumed activities Monday.Once the worst-hit country in Europe, Italy was the first nation in the world to put a nationwide lockdown in place due to the pandemic. More than 225,000 people in Italy have been diagnosed with COVID-19 and at least 31,908 have died, according to a count kept by Johns Hopkins University.Italy began to slowly lift the strict lockdown earlier this month. The country’s economy is forecast to contract by at least 8% this year as a result of the epidemic.5:51 a.m.: France confirms 70 new cases in reopened schoolsAt least 70 new cases of COVID-19 have been detected in reopened schools in France as nearly 150,000 more children returned to classrooms on Monday, according to the country’s education minister Jean-Michel Blanquer.“Every time, or almost every time, these are cases that are declared outside of school,” Blanquer told French radio network RTL on Monday, adding that “it is inevitable” for there to be some cases found inside of school “but that remains the minority.”Last week, some 1.5 million elementary and primary school students — roughly one in every four — returned to class as France gradually emerges from a nationwide lockdown imposed to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus. Blanquer noted that 70% of all students in the country continue to take classes at home, not at school. The French government is allowing parents to keep children at home amid fears prompted by the virus outbreak.The newly-detected cases in schools come as health officials identified a number of new clusters across the country, including 34 employees who tested positive for the virus at a slaughterhouse in Fleury-les-Aubrais, a commune in the Loiret department of north-central France.France is one of the worst-affected nations in Europe amid the coronavirus pandemic, with more than 179,000 diagnosed cases of COVID-19 and at least 28,111 deaths, according to a count kept by Johns Hopkins University.4:57 a.m.: Wuhan nearly doubles number of COVID-19 tests per dayThe Chinese city of Wuhan, ground zero of the coronavirus pandemic, conducted 222,675 nucleic acid tests on Saturday, nearly doubling from the previous day, according to the local health authority.Last week, the Wuhan Municipal Health Commission announced a citywide campaign to test the entire population of 11 million residents for COVID-19 in an effort to search for asymptomatic carriers of the virus, after a cluster of new cases emerged for the first time since the city had lifted its strict lockdown on April 8.The number of tests conducted daily has increased from 113,609 last Friday and from 72,791 last Thursday. No confirmed cases of COVID-19 with symptoms were found during this testing period; however, 28 new asymptomatic carriers were identified, according to daily reports published by the Wuhan Municipal Health Commission.Although recommended, participation in the testing campaign is voluntary. Residents who were previously tested do not need to take part. It is not recommended to test children under the age of 6, according to the Wuhan Municipal Health Commission’s website.3:40 a.m.: 13 sailors test positive again after returning to virus-hit USS Theodore RooseveltAt least 13 U.S. Navy sailors who were previously asymptomatic with COVID-19 have tested positive again after returning to the USS Theodore Roosevelt, a defense official told ABC News.Navy officials aren’t sure what’s going on as the sailors had all cleared the protocols to reboard the coronavirus-stricken ship — completing a 14-day quarantine and testing negative for the virus twice over the following four days. The sailors weren’t working together so it appears they didn’t infect each other aboard the ship, according to the defense official.It’s possible the tests are picking up remnants of the novel coronavirus in the sailors. But after being asymptomatic for almost three weeks, all 13 sailors are experiencing mild body aches and headaches. Those symptoms led to tests that showed they were all positive for COVID-19 a second time, the defense official said.When the first sailor described having the body aches and headaches, Navy medical teams urged previously positive and asymptomatic sailors to step forward if they were experiencing the same symptoms. Those who said they had the symptoms all tested positive for the virus again, according to the defense official.The mystery comes as more than 2,900 sailors have returned to the USS Theodore Roosevelt to prepare for its eventual departure from Guam. The 97,000-ton aircraft carrier was forced to dock at the strategic naval base on the U.S. island territory on March 27 due to a COVID-19 outbreak among the roughly 5,000 crew members.At least 940 sailors had tested positive and were immediately placed in isolation while the more than 4,000 who tested negative were quarantined in hotels and other facilities ashore. Some 700 sailors remained on board to deep clean the ship and run essential services before beginning their isolation period as crew members who were deemed virus-free took over, according to a press release in late April from the U.S. 7th Fleet.The Navy announced on Sunday night that the USS Theodore Roosevelt will now begin a “fast cruise” pier-side in Guam to simulate the ship’s operations at sea ahead of its departure, which appears to be imminent.Another defense official had told ABC News last week that one plan under consideration is to set sail without the full crew on board while still having the right number for all of the essential tasks.“After safely completing fast cruise, Theodore Roosevelt and its crew will be one step closer to going to sea to conduct carrier qualification flights for Carrier Air Wing 11,” the 7th Fleet said in a press release on Sunday. “The remainder of the crew will return to the ship following the air wing integration.”ABC News’ Gio Benitez, Dee Carden, Ibtissem Guenfoud, Mina Kaji, Aaron Katersky, Alina Lobzina, Luis Martinez, Arielle Mitropoulos, Phoebe Natanson, Patrick Reevell and Eric Strauss contributed to this report.Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. 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