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Japan Approves Remdesivir To Treat COVID-19

(CNN0 - Japan's government has approved the use of the experimental anti-viral drug Remdesivir for the treatment of coronavirus. The drug developed by Gilead Pharmaceuticals will be used on patients with severe symptoms. Remdesivir was found by U.S. government…

Coronavirus Likely From Market Not Lab

(CNN) - Newly-revealed intelligence is pouring more cold water on a theory that the coronavirus came from a Chinese lab. Multiple western officials say intelligence indicates it's far more likely the virus originated at a food market in the…

Greece To Start Easing Restrictions In May

(CNN) - The Greek prime minister announced on Tuesday that Greece will start gradually easing lockdown restrictions starting Monday, May 4th. At that time, citizens will be allowed to move around without written permission, but they will still not…

WHO: No Evidence COVID Patients Immune From 2nd Infection

(CNN) - A new study says there is no evidence that people who have had COVID-19 will not get the virus again. That's the newest warning from the World Health Organization. WHO released a scientific brief in response to…

Study: Arctic Summers Could Be Ice Free By 2050

(CNN) - The Arctic is heating up so rapidly, there may be ice free summers by 2050. Global warming is trending toward causing devastating consequences for the arctic ecosystem The prediction about the disappearing ice cap comes from a…

France Passes Peak Of Outbreak

(CNN) - France has passed the peak of the coronavirus pandemic. Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced on Sunday during a press conference in Paris. According to authorities, the total death toll in France is now at 19,718. He says…

Prince Harry, Meghan Donate Funds From Wedding Broadcast

(CNN) - Prince Harry and Meghan Markle lend a helping hand toward the COVID-19 pandemic relief. The couple have donated more than $112,000 to the Feeding Britain charity. That's according to People magazine. A spokesperson for the Duke and…

Cannes Film Festival Exploring Options

(CNN) - Another blow for the movie industry. It looks like the coronavirus will affect a well-known film festival. Organizers of the Cannes Film Festival say they no longer plan to hold the event this summer. The festival was…

Prince William Says 'Britain Is At Its Best' In Crisis

(CNN) - "Britain is at its best when faced with a crisis," Prince William said Sunday. His message came the same day the UK coronavirus death toll passed 10,000. Earlier this year, William became the 2020 patron of the…

Venezuela Extends State Of Alarm For 30 Days

(CNN) - Venezuela is extending its state of alarm due to coronavirus for at least 30 more days. President Nicolas Maduro announced the extension Sunday through a decree. Last week, the United Nations sent Venezuela a 90-ton shipment of…