2020年5月4日 星期一

2020/05/04 網路摘錄新聞標題

2020/05/04 網路摘錄新聞標題

Trump says China made ' horrible mistake,' tried to cover up coronavirus outbreak
President Trump on Sunday said he believes the coronavirus outbreak was the result of a “horrible mistake” in China — days after claiming he'd seen evidence ...
------New York Post

Trump administration terminates funding of coronavirus bat research in China
------video_youtubeCBS News

U.K.'s Boris Johnson Says His Battle With Coronavirus 'Could Have Gone Either Way'
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson opened up about his nearly two-week long battle with coronavirus on Sunday, revealing that at points during his ICU stay ...

Boris Johnson opens up about coronavirus fight, says it was ’50-50’ on whether ventilator would be used
Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson reveals in a new interview that ...
------Fox NewsYesterday

No indication Kim Jong Un had surgery during absence, South Korean official says
As speculation still lingers over North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un after he reappeared publicly on Saturday for the first time in 20 days, an official in South ...
------Fox News

Gunfire exchanged in DMZ across border between North and South Korea
North Korea fired gunshots at a South Korean guard post in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), a buffer area which separates the two countries, on Sunday, and the ...

Israel's High Court To Decide If Netanyahu Can Form Government
Justices convened Sunday to began discussions on whether the long-serving prime minister should be barred from office as he faces a series of corruption ...

Israel's elected coalition government faces major legal hurdle
------video_youtubeAl Jazeera English

Venezuelan government says it stopped ‘invasion’ launched from Colombia
CARACAS, Venezuela — The government of President Nicolás Maduro said it had thwarted an early morning "invasion" off its Caribbean coast on Sunday, ...
------The Washington Post

Venezuela claims it 'foiled' attack backed by US, Colombia
Venezuela claims to have stopped a plot by "terrorists" from Colombia, backed by the U.S..
------Fox News

Coronavirus: New lows for deaths in France, Spain and Italy
France, Italy and Spain have registered the lowest daily death tolls for weeks as they prepare to ease restrictions. France reported 135 deaths; Spain's 164 were ...
------BBC News

A 'travel bubble' between New Zealand and Australia could be a model for the future
Wellington, New Zealand (CNN) — It may be some time before tourists are traveling the globe again. But what if you could travel through designated, approved ...

Coronavirus: Russia reports record new number of cases, 10,000 more - Business Insider
Russia reported a record number of new coronavirus cases for the fourth consecutive day Sunday, as the virus rapidly spreads in the country, which is fast ...
------Business InsiderYesterday

Russia adds over 10000 cases in another record single-day increase
Russia reported 10633 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, its fourth record single-day increase in a row, in what is becoming a major headache for President ...

Brazil's President Bolsonaro continues to downplay coronavirus threat
------video_youtubeCBS This Morning

Bolsonaro Incites New Protest With Brazil Virus Toll Rising
Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro risked fanning political tensions on Sunday by cheering on a large protest against the nation's top court and Congress even as ...

Coronavirus live updates: Global cases top 3.5 million, Trump predicts a vaccine by end of 2020
Public health officials have said a coronavirus vaccine could take a year to 18 months.

Contrasting messages from Biden and Trump on World Press Freedom Day
Former Vice President Joe Biden and President Donald Trump sent starkly different messages about the role of the media on Sunday, a date that the United ...

World Press Freedom Day in the 'coronavirus crackdown'
Advocates for independent news media used Sunday's World Press Freedom Day to call attention to what's been dubbed the "coronavirus crackdown."

Italians Find Promise of Antibodies Remains Elusive, for Now
ROME — Cooped up, stir crazy and desperate for their lives back, many Europeans and Americans have seized on antibodies and their promise of potential ...
------The New York Times

Kent State massacre: The shootings on a college campus 50 years ago changed the country
Joe Lewis was just 18 when he was shot twice by the Ohio National Guard on his college campus. A freshman at Kent State University in Ohio, Lewis had saved ...
------NBC News

Kent State massacre in photos
Monday marks the 50th anniversary of the Kent State massacre. Four students were killed and nine were injured on May 4, 1970, when the Ohio National Guard ...

Singapore Was Praised For Controlling Coronavirus. Now It Has The Most Cases In Southeast Asia : Goats and Soda
The Southeast Asian city-state was lauded as a success story when it came to controlling the coronavirus. Now, it's facing an enormous outbreak in the cramped ...

Pompeo Says There Is Evidence Coronavirus Came From Wuhan Lab
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he has seen “enormous evidence” that the novel coronavirus originated in a laboratory in Wuhan, adding fuel to a ...
------The Wall Street Journal

Boris Johnson, China, Italy: Coronavirus World Updates
European plans for reopening have prompted protests and sown confusion, and the band U2 has helped get protective gear to Ireland.
------The New York Times

Anchorage International Airport temporarily closed after bomb scare
The Anchorage International Airport temporarily closed due to reports of a bomb on a plane.
------Fox NewsYesterday

Alaska airport reopens after bomb threat dive...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An airport in Alaska has reopened Saturday after a bomb threat regarding a cargo plane heading to Asia forced the aircraft to ...
------Taiwan NewsYesterday

When your home is a Japanese internet cafe, but the coronavirus pandemic forces you out
Odd jobs on construction sites used to earn Takahashi enough money to pay for a private booth each night at one of Tokyo's internet cafes. But Japan's ...

Thousands made homeless in Tokyo amid pandemic
Tokyo has estimated 4000 Internet cafe refugees who sleep and eat in the cafe's small cubicles. However, they are losing the last accommodation as the ...

Connecticut gun manufacturer's ‘ranch’ rifle among weapons banned in Canada
A Connecticut gun manufacturer's “ranch” rifle is among the assault-style weapons Canada banned Friday following the Nova Scotia mass shooting, the ...
------Fox NewsYesterday

Trudeau's assault weapons ban doesn't do enough
Michael Bociurkiw writes that in the wake of the worst mass killing in Canadian history, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau moved to ban military assault-style ...

Italy's coronavirus death toll, new cases drop sharply | TheHill
The death toll and number of new COVID-19 cases in Italy dropped sharply on Sunday as the nation prepared to ease its strict lockdown imposed amid the ...
------The Hill

Italy Reports Fewest Virus Deaths Since Lockdown Started
Italy saw the number of new deaths from coronavirus falling to the lowest in almost two months as the country prepares to gradually ease its two-month lockdown ...

Isis mounts deadly assault on Iraqi militia members near Samarra
------The Guardian

Islamic State prisoners agree to end riot in Syria jail
A spokesman for the Kurdish-led authorities in northeast Syria said imprisoned members of the Islamic State group rioted and took control of a prison.
------Washington PostYesterday

Pentagon warns Taliban of 'responses' if violence continues | TheHill
The U.S. military in Afghanistan warned the Taliban against continuing violence and to “return to the political path,” saying further attacks would lead to ...
------The Hill

US warns Taliban to curb attacks after exit deal calls for 80% cut to violence
The US military has warned the Taliban it must curb attacks inside Afghanistan and revealed that a US troop withdrawal agreement signed in February included ...
------The Guardian

The Covid-19 Riddle: Why Does the Virus Wallop Some Places and Spare Others?
Experts are trying to figure out why the coronavirus is so capricious. The answers could determine how to best protect ourselves and how long we have to.
------The New York Times

Japan indicates could ease some coronavirus-related curbs
Japan could ease some of the current coronavirus-related curbs on economic activity by allowing places such as parks and museums to reopen, provided ...

Japan's PM to Hold News Conference on Monday About Coronavirus
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will hold a news conference on Monday at 0900 GMT about the coronavirus, the Ministry of Foreign ...
------U.S. News & World Report

Vaccine Tests Should Have Results By 'Early June': Oxford Professor | Meet The Press | NBC News
------video_youtubeNBC News

Oxford scientist says its vaccine is making headway, could show efficacy by June
A leading scientist says that prospects appear good but that concerns over safety could be the next hurdle for the vaccine's development.
------Yahoo NewsYesterday

Rudy Giuliani on Michael Flynn case: Ex-FBI boss Comey 'shouldn't get away with it'
Former FBI Director James Comey and others linked to the bureau should be held accountable for their handling of the Michael Flynn case, Rudy Giuliani said ...
------Fox NewsYesterday

The Flynn Case Is a Travesty
The court, Attorney General Bill Barr, and President Trump should all consider remedies. This isn't how our justice system, or high politics, should work.
------National ReviewYesterday

Brazil's Bolsonaro headlines anti-democratic rally, amid alarm over handling of virus
BRASILIA/RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro attacked Congress and the courts in a speech to hundreds of supporters on Sunday as the...
------New York Post

Iran forces accused of drowning Afghans amid pandemic
------video_youtubeAl Jazeera EnglishYesterday

Chinese propaganda video mocks US response to coronavirus crisis
Toys have been drafted in the great-power competition between China and the United States. On April 29, China's state-run news agency Xinhua posted an ...

Once upon a virus': China mocks the US response to the coronavirus crisis with Lego-like animation
China has published a short animation titled 'Once Upon a Virus' mocking the U.S. response to the new coronavirus using Lego-like figures to represent the two ...
------Daily MailYesterday

Experts warn coronavirus pandemic could be far from over
------video_youtubeCBS This Morning

New rules of social distancing during the pandemic
------video_youtubeABC News

South Korea is further relaxing social distancing after reducing new coronavirus cases
South Korea will take new steps to relax social distancing on May 6, in yet another sign that the country that once had one of the worst outbreaks of coronavirus ...

Majority of EU states back suspension of air travel refunds, France says
PARIS (Reuters) - Germany, Italy and Spain have joined a call by 12 European Union governments for the EU's executive body to suspend rules forcing crisis-hit ...

UK chafes at COVID-19 death toll comparison with Italy
LONDON (Reuters) - The British government sought on Sunday to deflect questions over a coronavirus death toll that is Europe's second worst after Italy, with ...

Coronavirus: U.S. Saw Its Deadliest 24 Hours Last Week | NBC Nightly News
------video_youtubeNBC News

Puerto Rico records 5.4 magnitude quake | TheHill
A 5.4 magnitude earthquake hit near the city of Ponce in southern Puerto Rico on Saturday, according to the.
------The HillYesterday

Damage reported as 5.4-magnitude quake strikes Puerto Rico
The earthquake forced the relocation of at least 50 families on an island where some people still remain in shelters from previous quakes.

Saudi Stocks Slump as Minister Warns of ‘Painful’ Measures Ahead
Saudi Arabian stocks dropped the most in almost eight weeks after the kingdom's finance minister said “ painful” measures -- including deep spending cuts ...

Saudi Finance Minister: Coronavirus Economic Impact Will Be Felt From Second Quarter
The impact of the new coronavirus on Saudi Arabia's state finances will appear from the second quarter of the year, the finance minister said on Saturday, ...
------The New York TimesYesterday

Maria Bartiromo to Lindsey Graham: You've Been Telling Me For Years You Would Hold Hearings, Subpoena Witnesses
FNC's Maria Bartiromo gave voice to many viewers of her show "Sunday Morning Futures" during an interview with Sen. Lindsey Graham, asking him ...

Graham: Trump shouldn't give Flynn a pardon yet, let case play out
------video_youtubeFox News