SpaceX’s 1st Astronaut Launch Breaking New Ground for Style

 

CAPE CANAVERAL, FLA. – The first astronauts launched by SpaceX are breaking new ground for style with hip spacesuits, gull-wing Teslas and a sleek rocketship — all of it white with black trim.

The color coordinating is thanks to …

Indian Capital Makes a Gradual, Uneasy Comeback

NEW DELHI – Signs are being spruced up and prayers performed as shops in the Indian capital open their shutters after two months with the gradual easing of a stringent lockdown.

Markets were allowed to reopen recently after the government …

Europeans Soak up The Sun But Virus Travel Rules a Mishmash

BERLIN, GERMANY – Europeans and Americans soaked up the sun where they could, taking advantage of the first holiday weekend since coronavirus restrictions were eased, while European governments grappled with how and when to safely let in foreign travelers to …

New York Times Marks ‘Incalculable Loss’ in US COVID Deaths

The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus is expected to reach 100,000 in a few days.  To mark the solemn landmark, the front page of the print version of the Sunday New York Times is a simple list of names …

‘Superspreader’ Events May Be Responsible for 80% of COVID Infections

 

Some scientists now say “superspreader” events may be responsible for at least 80 percent of coronavirus infections.

A report on the website of The Telegraph, a British newspaper, details some findings that “closely packed markets, vigorous dance classes, …

China Reports No New COVID-19 Cases for First Time

China, the country where the coronavirus outbreak began, reported no new infections Saturday, the first time since it started reporting cases in January.

China’s National Health Commission said Saturday the number of new cases fell from four to zero from …