Friday, December 4, 2020
Breaking the Echo Chamber with Data and Transparency


Sources: 40 USA | 30 UK | 14 Canada | 9 Australia | 7 New Zealand | 7 South Africa | 5 Ireland | 5 Pakistan | 3 Qatar | 3 Israel | 2 Russia | 2 International

Romney laments ‘great human tragedy’ of Trump COVID response

3 minutes ago | The Mercury News

Alberta smashes COVID 19 records yet again with 1,854 new cases; one in 70 Albertans has had virus

5 minutes ago | Calgary Herald

California announces new statewide lockdown to fight surging Covid cases

7 minutes ago | The Telegraph

The Spin: Mayor Lori Lightfoot weighs in on Madigan, ComEd | Republican Adam Kinzinger to Trump: Delete your account | FDA commissioner defends COVID 19 vaccine approval process

8 minutes ago | Chicago Tribune

Coronavirus UK news – Strict Covid measures will ease by Easter and big events like weddings back by summer, says PM

15 minutes ago | The Sun

COVID 19 Update: 1,845 new cases, 14 deaths | Police to lay more charges in anti mask protest

24 minutes ago | Calgary Herald

Illinois’ COVID 19 death toll in the last seven days is highest in nation at 957

30 minutes ago | Chicago Tribune

Covid 19 coronavirus update: Health officials assess Pakistan Cricket team's day nine tests

37 minutes ago | New Zealand Herald

North Carolina town hosting Christmas parade in defiance of state COVID orders

41 minutes ago | New York Post

NHS could escape winter crisis as UK almost free of flu & Covid rates falling across UK

43 minutes ago | The Sun

No new COVID 19 cases as fresh infection linked to overseas strain

43 minutes ago | Sydney Morning Herald

COVID claims iconic Aussie TV series

49 minutes ago | Herald Sun

Biden asks Fauci to join COVID 19 team, stresses need for masks

50 minutes ago | Al Jazeera

Minnesota could initially receive COVID 19 vaccine for 24,000 residents

58 minutes ago | Star Tribune

Texas mayor flew to Mexico while asking people to stay home amid COVID surge

1 hour ago | New York Daily News

Covid 19: 32,000 'life years' saved in NZ compared to OECD, new research finds

1 hour ago | New Zealand Herald

Coronavirus in Illinois updates: 10,959 new COVID 19 cases and 192 additional deaths reported as Cook County health department investigates large hotel wedding

1 hour ago | Chicago Tribune

A COVID death every 30 seconds in US

1 hour ago | Herald Sun

Hand sanitiser sold online could be leaving users at risk of covid, investigation finds

1 hour ago | The Telegraph

Toronto school closes after COVID 19 testing blitz uncovers more than two dozen cases

1 hour ago | The Globe And Mail

Minnesota prep winter sports target three start dates amid COVID 19 concerns

1 hour ago | Star Tribune

Victoria records 35th consecutive day without a new COVID case

1 hour ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Oregon doctor claims he flouts COVID regulations, refuses to wear face mask in patients’ proximity

1 hour ago | New York Daily News

Cautious optimism grows for bipartisan COVID relief bill

1 hour ago | New York Daily News

Public health officials announce COVID 19 claimed 192 more lives, spread to 10,959 people (LIVE UPDATES)

2 hours ago | Chicago Sun-Times

John Garrido Sr., longtime Chicago cop, dead of COVID 19 after 61 days in a hospital 

2 hours ago | Chicago Sun-Times

Millions of grandparents to be vaccinated ‘within weeks’ as first Covid jabs arrive in Britain

2 hours ago | The Sun

Covid: Travel allowed between Wales and parts of the UK

2 hours ago | BBC News

150 person wedding reception at suburban hotel under investigation for violating COVID 19 rules

2 hours ago | Chicago Sun-Times

Covid vaccine won’t free people from self isolating as scientists don’t know if it stops spread

2 hours ago | The Sun

LA’s tough new COVID lockdown

2 hours ago | Herald Sun

COVID shaming is on the rise again in Canada, just in time for Christmas holiday plans

2 hours ago | National Post

Second stimulus check updates: Optimism grows as House Democrats promise some measure of COVID relief before the holidays

2 hours ago | Chicago Tribune

Cuomo calls COVID vaccine ‘weapon that is going to win the war,’ backs federal relief bill

2 hours ago | New York Daily News

Optimism growing for COVID relief bill as pressure builds

2 hours ago | Star Tribune

You could get $1,500 stimulus check just for getting Covid vaccine under bold new proposal

2 hours ago | The Sun

Party goers hit the bars in Wales for last night out before pubs banned from selling booze in Covid crackdown

2 hours ago | The Sun

Coronavirus: US hits record Covid cases and hospitalisations

2 hours ago | BBC News

City officials vow concerted crackdown on future COVID 19 protests

2 hours ago | Calgary Herald

Covid 19 vaccine myths busted from microchips in jabs to a volunteer dying in trials

2 hours ago | The Sun

Covid 19 coronavirus: Criteria for urgent travel to NZ widened; 75 MIQ beds a week free

2 hours ago | New Zealand Herald

VIDEO: Mayor Kirk Caldwell provides weekly COVID 19 update for Oahu

2 hours ago | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Gov. Cuomo pulls out phony ‘box of vaccines’ during COVID 19 briefing

2 hours ago | New York Post

Gaza authorities clamp down again to stem rise in COVID 19 cases

2 hours ago | Jerusalem Post

Cuomo: Vaccine is the 'weapon' to win war vs COVID

3 hours ago | USA Today

Biden picks leaders for his COVID 19 response: report

3 hours ago | New York Post

US COVID 19 deaths top 3,100 in a single day for the first time as new cases begin topping 200,000 a day

3 hours ago | Chicago Tribune

Covid: First batch of vaccines arrives in the UK

3 hours ago | BBC News

NYC ready to store 1.5 million doses of COVID vaccine, announces creation of pandemic response institute

3 hours ago | New York Daily News

Facebook removing misinformation about COVID vaccines that could lead to ‘imminent physical harm’

3 hours ago | New York Daily News

Pfizer slashes COVID 19 vaccine rollout target in half after supply chain issues

3 hours ago | New York Post

$908 billion COVID 19 aid bill draws conservative backing in U.S. Congress

3 hours ago | The Globe And Mail

Britain hits back after US top medic Dr Fauci says UK ‘rushed’ Covid vaccine approval & joined marathon at LAST mile

3 hours ago | The Sun

What to know about COVID vaccine side effects

3 hours ago | The Boston Globe

‘We are taking the time that we need,’ FDA head says, defending COVID 19 vaccine approval process. Here’s what he told us about what comes next.

3 hours ago | Chicago Tribune

Inmates quarantined at Will County jail after 38 test positive for COVID 19

4 hours ago | Chicago Tribune

Civilian NYPD employees to start working remotely as COVID 19 cases spike

4 hours ago | New York Post

Though restaurants remain a COVID 19 risk, experts and owners talk about balancing safety and business concerns

4 hours ago | Chicago Tribune

Newsom: California on verge of stricter COVID restrictions as ICU beds fill

Health Ministry: 919 infected with COVID 19, four deaths

4 hours ago | Jerusalem Post

Children and youth with special needs ‘left out’ of COVID 19 pandemic response, B.C. watchdog claims

4 hours ago | The Globe And Mail

Watch live: Gov. J.B. Pritzker gives a COVID 19 update

4 hours ago | Chicago Tribune

UN COVID 19 meeting a stage for Chinese 'propaganda', US official says

5 hours ago | Sydney Morning Herald

UN COVID 19 meeting a stage for Chinese 'propaganda', US official says

5 hours ago | The West Australian

Netanyahu meets with Edelstein following rise in COVID 19 morbidity rate

5 hours ago | Jerusalem Post

Garden Route spared additional Covid 19 restrictions ... for now

5 hours ago | Sunday Times

Force of Covid 19 infection is ‘three to four times higher’ than health chiefs expected for Christmas period

5 hours ago |

Restrictions tightened in Nelson Mandela Bay as Covid 19 infections rise

5 hours ago | Sunday Times

Asda joins rivals to pay back Covid rates relief

5 hours ago | BBC News

Ontario to announce COVID 19 vaccine task force on Friday

5 hours ago | The Globe And Mail

Quebec government cancels plan to allow Christmas gatherings as COVID 19 cases rise

6 hours ago | The Globe And Mail

New Year’s Eve parties ruled out by Airbnb in bid to deter Covid spreading gatherings

6 hours ago | Russia Today

IN FULL | Ramaphosa's full address, as he warns SA of a Covid 19 second wave

6 hours ago | Sunday Times

COVID related school closures could shorten life spans, study says

Former presidents Obama, Clinton and Bush say they’d get a COVID 19 vaccine publicly to boost Americans’ confidence

6 hours ago | Chicago Tribune

Top US court sides with church against California COVID 19 curbs

6 hours ago | Al Jazeera

Which hospitals in the UK will be giving the Covid vaccine?

6 hours ago | Evening Standard

The Guardian view on Covid 19 vaccine distribution: fairer is also wiser | Editorial

6 hours ago | The Guardian

Obama, Bush and Clinton pledge to film themselves getting Covid vaccine

7 hours ago | BBC News

UK Covid 19 cases and deaths: how the UK is coping with a second wave

7 hours ago | The Telegraph

Covid 19 coronavirus: Facebook to start removing false claims about vaccines

7 hours ago | New Zealand Herald

Immigrants Detained by ICE Say They Were Punished for Requesting Covid 19 Tests

7 hours ago | The Intercept

Yemen 'one step away from famine' as donors dry up amid Covid, UN warns

7 hours ago | The Guardian

Scotland lockdown: what are the new Covid rules and Tier 4 restrictions?

7 hours ago | The Telegraph

UK coronavirus LIVE: Covid vaccine to arrive in UK today as death toll passes 60,000

7 hours ago | Evening Standard

COVID 19 fallout for ‘decades to come’: UN chief

7 hours ago | Al Jazeera

Pfizer/BioNTech Covid vaccine approved for UK use

7 hours ago | Evening Standard

RECORDED | Ramaphosa addresses the nation as Covid 19 cases spike

7 hours ago | Sunday Times

Covid 19 Vaccines Are 'Liquid Gold' to Organized Crime, Interpol Says

7 hours ago | The Wall Street Journal

Thursday evening news briefing: Europe 'sniffy' about Covid vaccine approval

7 hours ago | The Telegraph

Fears COVID 19 will kill as many Americans each day by Christmas as died in the 9/11 attacks

7 hours ago | National Post

Covid 19 outbreaks in schools down to 12 last week

7 hours ago |

Covid 19 coronavirus: US virus deaths top 3,100 in a single day for the first time

8 hours ago | New Zealand Herald

'Double trouble' for Cape Town as Covid 19 infections accelerate

8 hours ago | Sunday Times

Facebook to remove COVID 19 vaccine related misinformation

8 hours ago | Chicago Tribune

Obama, Clinton and Bush pledge to take Covid vaccine on TV to show its safety

9 hours ago | The Guardian

Coronavirus news live: Boris Johnson says pubs can team up with takeaways to serve ‘substantial meals’ as first hospitals and venues to receive Covid vaccines revealed

9 hours ago | Metro

Interpol warns that organized crime 'plans to infiltrate' COVID 19 vaccine supply chains

9 hours ago | National Post

Student nurse reimagines Michelangelo painting with Covid 19 isolation twist

10 hours ago |

The Covid vaccine arrived quickly – but there's every reason to trust it | Charlotte Summers

10 hours ago | The Guardian

Pakistan reports 3,499 daily Covid cases, positivity rate climbs to 8.16pc

10 hours ago | Dawn

Covid dining: What the new coronavirus restrictions mean as restaurants and gastropubs open tomorrow

11 hours ago |

Facebook BANS false claims about Covid vaccines ‘debunked by public health experts’ – all such posts to be REMOVED

11 hours ago | Russia Today

COVID 19 death toll mounts in U.S. as CDC director issues dire winter warning

11 hours ago | The Globe And Mail

Swedes' support for anti lockdown stance slips amid rising Covid deaths

11 hours ago | The Guardian

Flying low: Regional airports face crisis over Covid and ‘green shaming’

11 hours ago |

U.K.'s Covid 19 Vaccine Program to Test Its National Health Service

12 hours ago | The Wall Street Journal

How Covid 19 upended life as we knew it in a matter of weeks

12 hours ago | Dawn

The Sacramento sheriff refused to enforce covid health measures. He has now tested positive for the virus.

12 hours ago | The Washington Post

Cape tour firms get a shot of adrenalin to help them recover from Covid 19

12 hours ago | Sunday Times

Hackers target companies behind distribution of Covid jab

13 hours ago | Metro

Western Cape premier Alan Winde calls for 'common sense holiday' as Covid 19 surges

13 hours ago | Sunday Times

Covid 19 coronavirus: America facing 'most difficult' public health crisis in history

13 hours ago | New Zealand Herald

Prof Jonathan Van Tam answers viewers' questions about Covid vaccine

13 hours ago | BBC News

Hundreds of Staten Island protesters rally around a bar shut down for defying covid rules: ‘Open up!’

15 hours ago | The Washington Post

The College Entrance Exam Is 9 Hours Long. Covid 19 Made It Harder.

17 hours ago | The New York Times

Covid 19 coronavirus: 'Naughty in N'awlins' swingers event in US officially a Covid 19 superspreader

17 hours ago | New Zealand Herald

How the Government's mass Covid testing plan will work

18 hours ago | The Telegraph

US records its deadliest day of the COVID 19 pandemic

19 hours ago | Sydney Morning Herald

US records its deadliest day of the COVID 19 pandemic

19 hours ago | The West Australian

10 doctors die of Covid 19 within five days in country

19 hours ago | Dawn

Peshawar hospitals run out of beds for Covid patients, PA told

19 hours ago | Dawn

Imran slams PDM rallies amid spike in Covid cases

22 hours ago | Dawn

Valery Giscard d’Estaing, who worked to modernize France as its president, dies at 94 of COVID

22 hours ago | New York Daily News

Alberta announces plan to roll out COVID 19 vaccines as 1,685 new cases logged

22 hours ago | Calgary Herald

COVID 19 Update: 1,685 new cases, 10 deaths | Province requests field hospitals from federal government | Tickets issued to organizers of anti mask protest

23 hours ago | Calgary Herald

One in Six Covid 19 Deaths in Vermont Came From a Single Nursing Home

1 day ago | The Intercept