While US Marine Corps (USMC) leaders have indicated the service is considering shedding some of its F-35 stealth fighter fleet, the Corps’ top officer said on Wednesday that the jet is too valuable for the service to discard completely.
A 20-year-old woman who lives in a village deep within the Amazon rainforest has become the first indigenous Brazilian individual - out of over 300 tribes in the country - to contract the COVID-19 novel coronavirus.
The Pentagon is looking to obtain as many as 100,000 military-style body bags to potentially be used to hold civilian bodies, as the US death toll from the COVID-19 coronavirus is expected to rise in the next few weeks.
As sea surface temperatures continue to rise in the Gulf of Mexico, experts warn that the recent uptick may result in an increase of severe weather and storms over the next few months as tornado and hurricane seasons approach.
Iran is the hardest-hit country from the coronavirus in the Middle East, with 47,593 cases and 3,036 deaths officially confirmed as of Wednesday.
On Saturday, Cuomo said that he had not spoken with US President Donald Trump about the possibility of a quarantine amid the rapid spread of the coronavirus.
As the coronavirus pandemic begins to spread throughout New York and across the United States in general, the situation for prisoners has become increasingly precarious. Those in confined, crowded spaces are among the most vulnerable to contracting the virus.
According to Johns Hopkins University’s real-time tracker, the global COVID-19 count has already reached 1 002 159, with 51 485 deaths.