2020年5月13日 星期三

2020/05/13 網路摘錄新聞標題

2020/05/13 網路摘錄新聞標題

Coronavirus: China’s new army of tough-talking diplomats
How Beijing is mounting an aggressive campaign to defend its handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
------BBC News

Coronavirus: How is China faring post- lockdown? | The Stream
------video_youtubeAl Jazeera EnglishYesterday

Pompeo condemns ' horrific terrorist attacks' in Afghanistan, calls hospital raid that killed 13 'act of she...
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo condemned two separate attacks on a hospital and funeral, respectively, in Afghanistan Tuesday and called on both the Afghani ...
------Fox News

Afghanistan: Gunmen storm Kabul hospital
------video_youtubeAl Jazeera EnglishYesterday

South Korea Delays Reopening Schools As Coronavirus Cases Resurge
South Korea has delayed reopening schools another week as dozens of new coronavirus cases linked to nightclubs in Seoul continue to emerge daily. Since a ...

Virus outbreak linked to Seoul clubs popular with LGBT community stokes homophobia
Seoul, South Korea (CNN) A cluster of coronavirus cases connected to clubs frequented by South Korea's gay community has sparked an outpouring of hate ...

Spokesman For Russian President Putin Hospitalized With Coronavirus | NBC Nightly News
------video_youtubeNBC News

Coronavirus: Russia now has second highest virus case total
Russia has confirmed 232,000 cases of coronavirus - the second highest toll in the world after the US. In the last 24 hours the country has reported 10,899 ...
------BBC NewsYesterday

China suspends Australian beef imports as public spat over coronavirus origin heats up
China has backed up its threat of economic retaliation against Australia, suspending beef imports from four of the country's largest meat processors as ties ...
------Fox News

Australian Meat Industry Council: Chinese Consumers Want Our Beef
Patrick Hutchinson, chief executive officer of the Australian Meat Industry Council, talks about China's decision to suspend meat imports from four Australian ...

Arrest Made In 1988 Hate Crime Killing Of Gay American At Australian Cliff
Scott Johnson, 27, appears to have been forced off the cliff, which was known as a meetup place for gay men. By Nina Golgowski. 05/12/2020 05:24 PM ET.

Arrest in Australia in cold case murder of Massachusetts man
------video_youtubeWCVB Channel

Dr. Anthony Fauci warns Congress reopening risks more outbreaks and backfires on local economies
Dr. Anthony Fauci warned Congress that some states are prematurely reopening businesses, risking additional outbreaks and deaths, particularly among the ...

Dr. Anthony Fauci, explained

Carbon emissions in India are down for the first time in four decades
Carbon emissions in India have fallen for the first time in nearly 40 years, in large part due to the country's coronavirus lockdown. The data reflects an ongoing ...
------CBS News

In Israel, Modern Medicine Grapples With Ghosts of the Third Reich
A Palestinian surgeon, a Jewish patient, a Nazi medical text — and an unlikely bond.
------The New York Times

Coronavirus: CSU to have mainly online classes in fall 2020
The 23-campus California State University system plans to all but cancel in-person classes in the fall and instead will offer instruction primarily online, ...
------Los Angeles Times

Coronavirus: Cal State University system moves toward virtual learning for Fall 2020
The California State University system is among the first and the largest in the nation to make definitive plans for the next academic year.
------The Mercury News

India's Modi announces $270bn coronavirus package: Live updates
Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveils a massive economic stimulus plan worth 10 percent of the country's GDP.
------Al Jazeera English

Modi Announces $260 Billion Coronavirus Rescue Package for India
NEW DELHI — In a televised address Tuesday night, India's prime minister, Narendra Modi, announced an economic rescue package of more than $260 billion ...
------The New York Times

After A Spike In Infections, Lebanon Reimposes Strict Orders To Stay At Home
The Middle Eastern country had relatively few cases and had relaxed its shutdown.

Coronavirus: Lebanon imposes 'total' shutdown as cases increase
Lebanon has imposed a "total" shutdown after experiencing a resurgence in reported coronavirus cases. The curfew will start on the evening of 13 May and stay ...
------BBC NewsYesterday

How Coronavirus Contact Tracing Apps Work | WSJ
------video_youtubeWall Street Journal

Delaware to hire 200 contact tracers as part of plan to combat COVID-19
Approximately 200 Delaware residents will be hired as COVID-19 contact tracers, Governor John Carney announce Tuesday.

Israeli soldier killed during raid in occupied West Bank
In separate incident, Israeli security forces shoot and wound a Palestinian after an alleged stabbing attack.
------Al Jazeera English

Israel’s Netanyahu, armed with a new mandate, sets his sights on West Bank annexation
JERUSALEM — Israel's new government, which will be sworn in Thursday, could soon confront renewed political upheaval over Prime Minister Benjamin ...
------The Washington Post

Some Brazilian cities suddenly lock down as coronavirus cases surge
Brazilian state and city governments are moving ahead with mandatory lockdowns in defiance of President Jair Bolsonaro, who has repeatedly downplayed the ...
------Fox News

As Brazil’s challenges multiply, Bolsonaro’s fans call for a military takeover
RIO DE JANEIRO — Flipping through the news several weeks ago, Carlos de Lima Belucio grew alarmed. People were panicking over a strange new disease.
------The Washington PostYesterday

Coronavirus Outbreak in Latin America Now Rivals Europe’s. But Its Options Are Worse.
An analysis by The New York Times found some cities in Latin America have seen spikes in fatalities that match the worst of the pandemic elsewhere.
------The New York Times

Fire in Russian hospital kills 5 coronavirus patients; ventilator could be to blame
A fire that broke out in an intensive care ward in a hospital in St. Petersburg in Russia has killed five people with Covid-19, according to Russian media reports.

Ventilator fire kills five coronavirus patients in Russia - media

Trump administration touts coronavirus response as the pandemic continues
------video_youtubeWashington PostYesterday

Can the Democrats Avoid Trump’s China Trap?
Before the pandemic, before the Great Recession, before proliferating hurricanes and fires, the United States began a global war on terrorism. Its leaders fixated ...
------The New York Times

Coronavirus Vaccine FAQs: How Is It Being Developed? When Will It Be Ready? : Goats and Soda
The race is on. What will it take to develop, test and distribute a safe and effective vaccine?

Chinese hackers try to steal COVID-19 vaccine research
------video_youtubeCBS Evening NewsYesterday

China announces new tariff waivers for some U.S. imports
BEIJING (Reuters) - China announced on Tuesday a new list of 79 U.S. products eligible for waivers from retaliatory tariffs imposed at the height of the bilateral ...

COVID-19 Could Turn India Into a Surveillance State
This article is part of Privacy in the Pandemic, a Future Tense series. In India, the COVID-19 crisis is turning out to be the perfect excuse for the government to ...

Coronavirus: Railways Makes Installing Aarogya Setu Mobile App "Mandatory" For Travel
The Indian Railways, which had on Monday "advised" the passengers availing the special trains that started operating on Tuesday to install the government's ...

Iran holds funeral for sailors killed in friendly fire incident
Relatives of 19 soldiers killed in Gulf of Oman naval exercise accident attend ceremony in Chahbahar.
------Al Jazeera EnglishYesterday

Iran navy 'friendly fire' incident kills 19 sailors

UK coronavirus furlough scheme extended by four months
Some 7.5 million people are now covered by the scheme, which will continue to pay workers on leave due to the coronavirus crisis until the end of October.

Coronavirus: scheme paying millions of workers' wages extended to October - BBC News
------video_youtubeBBC News

Chinese investment in US drops to lowest level since 2009
China's direct investment in the United States fell last year to its lowest level since the Great Recession.

Taiwan set to be iced out of annual WHO assembly after Chinese objections
Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. Taiwan looks likely to be again excluded from an upcoming annual ...
------Fox News

New Zealand backs Taiwan joining the WHO despite China rebuke
Foreign minister says 'we have to stand up for ourselves' after Beijing protests against calls for Taiwan to join the WHO as an observer.
------The GuardianYesterday

Coronavirus: The lost six weeks when US failed to contain outbreak - BBC News
------video_youtubeBBC NewsYesterday

Signs of strength during COVID-19 pandemic | ABC NEWS PRIME
------video_youtubeABC NewsYesterday

Venezuela detains 40 suspects after failed Maduro ' kidnap attempt'
Nicolás Maduro's security forces have continued their roundup of alleged participants in last week's botched attempt to capture him, with the arrest of three ...
------The GuardianYesterday

China Threatens Retaliation Over New U.S. Visa Restrictions for Chinese Reporters
The Chinese foreign ministry has rejected new U.S. rules for Chinese journalists, introduced last week, as an attempt to suppress Beijing-backed media ...

China threatens to retaliate as DHS tightens guidelines for Chinese journalists to enter
A monthslong war of words between the United States and China escalated Monday after the Chinese government threatened to limit severely American ...
------Washington ExaminerYesterday

Liz Cheney says Communist China spread virus on purpose
Rep. Liz Cheney said today that China made a strategic decision to spread the coronavirus to make sure the world, not just Beijing, suffered economic hardship.
------The Washington TImesYesterday

Germany's shock court ruling against the ECB challenges the stability of the euro zone
The stability of the euro zone is once again under scrutiny after the German Constitutional Court issued a decision last week that surprised financial markets and ...

German Ruling on ECB Will Focus Minds on European Integration: Greece's Stournaras
A legal wrangle over the European Central Bank's bond-purchasing programme will help focus minds on the need for closer European integration, Greek central ...
------The New York Times

15 retailers selling stylish face masks — and if they’re actually good
Many retailers have started producing their own masks, including Anthropologie, Casetify, and Disney.

How to make a no-sew, government-approved cloth face mask | Coronavirus
------video_youtubeThe TelegraphYesterday

Russia slams U.S. assertion at U.N. that it remains party to Iran nuclear deal
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Russia's U.N. ambassador slammed the United States on Tuesday as “ ridiculous” for arguing it was still a member of the Iran nuclear ...

Princeton names Nicholas Johnson as first black valedictorian in its 274-year history
Princeton has named its first black valedictorian in the school's history. Nicholas Johnson, whose academic concentration was in operations research and ...
------CBS NewsYesterday

Nicholas Johnson, Princeton's first black valedictorian, receives congratulations from alum Michelle Obama | TheHill
Former first lady Michelle Obama showered praise on 22-year-old Nicholas Johnson this week after it was revealed that he had been named the first black ...
------The Hill

Sweden Revises Covid Strategy After Deaths of Elderly Spiral
Sweden will adjust a key corner of its strategy for dealing with Covid-19, after the death rate at care homes spiraled out of control.

Sweden's COVID-19 strategy leads to higher fatality rate than U.S.
------video_youtubeCBS Evening News

Mexico sends US note over 'Fast and Furious' Obama-era gun-running scheme
Mexico's foreign minister announced in a video posted on Twitter that he sent a note to the US Embassy asking for answers about an ill-fated gun-running ...
------New York PostYesterday

Mexico's president orders troops to fight crime for another 4 years - Business Insider
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday ordered the military to continue doing public security tasks for another four years.
------Business Insider

France reopens after 2 months of strict lockdown
------video_youtubeABC News

People return to work after eight weeks of lockdown in France
France has ended its lockdown, with people allowed to return to shops and work, but cafes and restaurants remain closed.

Pope to celebrate Mass for JPII centenary on 18 May, cease live-broadcast of daily Mass
On Monday, 18 May, Pope Francis will celebrate Mass at the tomb of Pope St. John Paul II for the 100th anniversary of his birth. As of that date, the ...
------Vatican News

Pope to stop livestreaming daily Mass amid Italy’s coronavirus recovery
On Tuesday, the Vatican announced that with public Masses set to resume in Italy this weekend as coronavirus restrictions ease, Pope Francis's daily Masses at ...
------Crux: Covering all things Catholic

Several Surfers Are Found Dead in the Netherlands
At least five bodies were found or seen in the foamy waters off the beach resort of Scheveningen, a district of The Hague.
------The New York TimesYesterday

Five surfers drown in the Netherlands after getting into 'avalanche-like' sea foam during storm
Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. Five experienced surfers drowned after going out for a session in ...
------Fox News

Coronavirus: Germany not alarmed by infection rate rise
The scientific body advising the German government on coronavirus says it is not concerned that the virus reproduction rate - the R rate - has been above one ...
------BBC News

Germany’s ‘R-Naught’: Are Three Days Over 1.0 Cause for Worry?
Chancellor Angela Merkel last month made 1.0 sound like a line in the sand for the country's R0 variable. But that has changed, along with the circumstances.
------The New York Times

Exclusive: CIA Believes China Tried to Stop WHO Declaring Public Emergency
The CIA believes China tried to prevent the World Health Organization from sounding the alarm on the coronavirus outbreak in January — a time when Beijing ...

UN says 7 or 8 'top' candidates for a COVID-19 vaccine exist
The World Health Organization chief said Monday there are around seven or eight “top” candidates for a vaccine to combat the novel coronavirus and work on ...
------New York PostYesterday

Dennis Rodman describes wild night of 'hotties and vodka' with Kim Jong Un
Rodman, now 58, went to Pyongyang in 2013 on a trip with the Harlem Globetrotters and "dignitaries," he said on ex-boxer Mike Tyson's HotBoxin' podcast last ...
------New York Post

Kim Jong Un ‘Probably Doing Well’ After Absence, O’Brien Says
The U.S. national security advisor said recent photos of Kim Jong Un after an unexplained absence suggest the North Korean leader is likely “doing well” even if ...

Coronavirus: 11 questions about Covid-19 we still can’t answer
When speaking to experts about the coronavirus pandemic, there's one answer I've had to get very comfortable with: “I don't know.” There are some things we ...

Answering Your Coronavirus Questions: Nursing Homes, Death Toll And Summer Travel
On this broadcast of The National Conversation, a doctor answers your questions about COVID-19 in nursing homes. We'll also answer your questions about the ...

Woman wears hat with 3-foot sign to maintain social distance in Paris
A young woman proved truly aloof as she walked through Paris Monday -- with a 3-foot sign sticking out of her hat to keep people away.
------New York Post

American health care workers receive counterfeit N95 masks from China, AP investigation finds
Counterfeit N95 masks are making their way into the U.S. health care system and into the hands of those working on the front lines to fight coronavirus, despite ...
------Fox News

Turkey Strains to Ward Off Currency Crisis as Pandemic Weighs on Economy
The coronavirus pandemic threatens to push Turkey into a full-blown balance-of-payments crisis, leaving President Recep Tayyip Erdogan facing one of the ...
------The Wall Street Journal

Turkey's Erdogan Imposes Four-Day Lockdown From Saturday
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that a lockdown would be imposed starting on Saturday and ending after Tuesday, May 19, which is a ...
------The New York TimesYesterday

Trump 'not interested' in reopening U.S.-China trade deal after report of Beijing discontent
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he opposed renegotiating the U.S.-China "Phase 1" trade deal after a Chinese state-run newspaper reported ...

Trump is falsely claiming coronavirus numbers are 'going down almost everywhere' — here's the truth
Donald Trump falsely claimed the numbers surrounding coronavirus cases in the United States were “going down almost everywhere” in a tweet on Monday ...
------The IndependentYesterday

Watch President Trump End News Conference After Being Challenged on Virus Testing
------video_youtubeBloomberg PoliticsYesterday

Coronavirus live news: Brazil reports a record 881 deaths as Wuhan prepares to test 11m residents
Lives have been lost in the coronavirus pandemic because of the World Health Organization's (WHO) exclusion of Taiwan and refusal to allow it to share best ...
------The Guardian

He Was a Science Star. Then He Promoted a Questionable Cure for Covid-19.
When diagnosing the ills afflicting modern science, an entertainment that, along with the disparagement of his critics and fellow researchers, he counts among ...
------The New York TimesYesterday

The battle for Libya's al-Watiya airbase explained
As Haftar's air raids end, analysts say the installation could be used as a forward base by GNA ally Turkey.
------Al Jazeera English

Turkey Says UAE Spreading Chaos in Middle East
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey accused the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday of bringing chaos to the Middle East through its interventions in Libya and Yemen, ...
------U.S. News & World ReportYesterday

Spanish woman, 113, beats coronavirus, got ' bored' in isolation, report says
Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. A 113-year-old woman in Spain has reportedly made a full recovery ...
------Fox News

Maria Branyas: 'Oldest woman in Spain' beats coronavirus at 113
Maria Branyas recovers after weeks in isolation, having experienced only mild symptoms.
------BBC News

Trump-fueled suspicion of Wuhan lab ensnares New York nonprofit researching bat coronaviruses
EcoHealth Alliance received millions of dollars from the U.S. government to research bat coronaviruses with the Wuhan Institute of Virology. Some of the funding ...
------The Washington PostYesterday

We’re All Casualties of Trump’s War on Coronavirus Science
In 2004, “60 Minutes” aired a segment on what it called “virus hunters,” scientists searching for bugs that can leap from animals to humans and cause pandemics ...
------The New York TimesYesterday

Where is the coronavirus in N.J.? Latest map, update on county-by-county cases. (May 12, 2020)
Here's the latest town-by-town information on COVID-19 cases and deaths in the state.

Coronavirus: How South Korea 'crushed' the curve - BBC News
------video_youtubeBBC News

UK PM Boris Johnson's 'stay alert' coronavirus campaign sparks countless memes
The U.K. government's new "stay alert" coronavirus safety campaign is being mocked on social media. When Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced the new ...

Brazil launches military operations to protect Amazon rainforest
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil deployed thousands of soldiers to protect the Amazon rainforest on Monday, taking precautions to avoid spreading the novel ...

UK railway worker dies of coronavirus after being spat on by infected traveler
A railway worker in the United Kingdom died of the novel coronavirus after likely being infected with it by an ill traveler who allegedly spat on her, the union of ...
------Fox News

UK railway ticket office worker dies from Covid-19 after being spat on
A British railway ticket office worker has died from Covid-19 after being spat on while she was working at Victoria station in central London.

Fact check: The coronavirus pandemic isn’t slowing climate change
With the coronavirus pandemic shutting down most global activity, a consequent crash in global carbon emissions has been widely reported. While analysts ...

Global carbon dioxide levels at record high despite coronavirus lockdown
Global carbon dioxide levels have hit a record high despite reports of localised improvements in air quality due to the coronavirus lockdown, according to reports ...
------The IndependentYesterday

Saudi Arabia to enforce nationwide 24-hour curfew for Eid holiday
RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia will enforce a 24-hour curfew across the kingdom during a 5-day holiday to celebrate Muslim Eid al-Fitr which marks the end of ...

Spain to impose 14-day quarantine for international arrivals
Spain will implement a 14-day mandatory quarantine for travelers arriving from overseas starting Friday, according to a decree from the country's health ministry.

GOP senators introduce bill permitting Trump to sanction China over failure to cooperate on COVID-19 | TheHill
Republican senators introduced a bill Tuesday allowing President Trump to sanction China over its refusal to cooperate on investigations into the origins of the ...
------The Hill

Czech media name Russian diplomat in 'poison plot' row
Russia's embassy in Prague has asked for police protection for one of its diplomats, who has been named by Czech media amid allegations of a plot to poison ...
------BBC NewsYesterday

Guaido advisers quit following bungled Venezuela raid
Opposition leader Juan Guaido has denied any involvement in the attempte raid aimed at toppling Nicolas Maduro.
------Al Jazeera EnglishYesterday

The failed Venezuela coup attempt that led to 2 Americans being captured, explained
Jordan Goudreau, a former US Army Green Beret, led a failed coup attempt against Nicolás Maduro in partnership with Venezuela's opposition.

Teen driver caught speeding at 191 mph in his father's car
"This is the fastest speed that I've ever heard of," a police officer said.
------CBS News

Breaking the Ramadan Fast in Quarantine
The evening meal is usually a time for community, but this year, Muslims have to adapt.
------The New York Times

Combating hate amid a pandemic: How a Ramadan tradition is building bridges in the US
As Muslims observe a Ramadan like no other amid the coronavirus pandemic, Muslim leaders and civil rights organizations in the United States are turning to ...
------ABC NewsYesterday