Day: April 7, 2020

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After Surviving COVID-19, This Woman Is Mobilizing Other Survivors To Save Lives

Friday the 13th now holds a new meaning for Diana Berrent, who woke up that day in March with a 102-degree fever and the feeling like an “anvil” was lying on her chest. “There was nothing subtle about it,” she told HuffPost last week.  The 45-year-old photographer and self-proclaimed “news junkie” had begun canceling nonessential appointments […]

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Lebanon to investigate Ghanaian domestic worker’s death | News

Beirut, Lebanon – Lebanon’s labour ministry is investigating the death of a Ghanaian domestic worker after an Al Jazeera investigation revealed she feared for her life because of alleged abuse by her employers. Faustina Tay was found dead in the early hours of March 14 in a car park under her employer’s fourth-floor home in Beirut’s […]

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Health

Trump slams watchdog report on hospitals engulfed by virus

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday disputed the veracity of a federal survey that found hospitals faced severe shortages of coronavirus test supplies, questioning whether its conclusions were skewed by politics. With coronavirus cases rocketing toward their expected peak, the nonpartisan Health and Human Services inspector general’s office reported Monday morning that a shortage […]

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