Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil’s President, tests positive for coronavirus

Bolsonaro himself announced the result, speaking on Brazilian TV channels Tuesday. “Everyone knew that it would reach a considerable part of the population sooner or later. It was positive for me,” he said, referring to the Covid-19 test he took Monday. “On Sunday, I wasn’t feeling very well. On Monday, it got worse when I […]

Duchess of Cornwall ‘can’t wait to hug’ her grandchildren

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe Duchess of Cornwall says the “worst bit” of lockdown has been not seeing her family The Duchess of Cornwall says she “can’t wait to hug her grandchildren” after only seeing them on internet calls and at a social distance since the start of lockdown. The duchess […]

Doctors reopened a shuttered hospital to fight coronavirus

The wave started in early March. The novel coronavirus was spreading across Los Angeles County, and local hospitals were unprepared. Public health officials feared the worst. The news from Italy and New York — the mass graves and morgue trucks — was clear. They needed more beds. So they planned. The hospital ship Mercy sailed […]