Student doctors in Cuba are trudging from house to house trying to identify cases of the coronavirus pandemic to stop it from spreading in the Caribbean island nation. Some 28,000 students repeat the same questions dozens of times a day, all across the country. In the Vedado neighborhood of Havana, Liz Caballero Gonzalez, a 46-year-old doctor, accompanies two students charged with canvassing an area that is home to 300 families each day.
Officials said a group of about 70 people in their 20s departed on a chartered plane to Cabo San Lucas about a week and a half ago.
Jerry Falwell Jr, the evangelical institution's president, faced criticism for downplaying coronavirus risks when inviting students to return to campus * Coronavirus - latest US updates * Coronavirus - latest global updates * See all our coronavirus coverageWith cases of Covid-19 rising rapidly across the US, last week was a strange time for Jerry Falwell Jr to decide to reopen Liberty University.Originally, in keeping with other universities in Virginia, Falwell, the institution's president. said that only international students or those with nowhere else to go would remain. But on Sunday he welcomed over a thousand students back to campus housing.Falwell Jr had previously compared...
At school, Rose Hayes, 8, works with a team of teachers and therapists trained to help with her genetic condition. Rose, home amid the coronavirus pandemic that has shuttered schools across the country, now watches lessons her teacher posts to YouTube. Rose has difficulty working on her own, so they need to stay nearby.