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Trump, being treated for COVID-19, says looking forward to next debate with Biden

US President Donald Trump, who is undergoing COVID-19 treatment at the White House, said on Tuesday that he is looking forward to the next debate with 2020 Democratic nominee Joe Biden.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/7 8:28:16

US military generals reportedly in quarantine after exposure to COVID-19

Members of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, including Chairman Mark Milley, are reportedly in quarantine after exposure to COVID-19.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/7 8:16:59

Trump may play illness card to strengthen base, attract voters: observers

US President Donald Trump has been making use of his COVID-19 infection to keep himself in the media spotlight to strengthen his base and stimulate more votes for him, Chinese observers said, after the president left the hospital only after three days, noting that he will possibly use his condition in the crucial stage before the November 3 election.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/6 19:28:36

Trump, released from hospital following 3 days of VIP treatment, sets a poor example: experts

US President Donald Trump returned to the White House after undergoing three days of first-class treatment at the Walter Reed military medical center. While experts have noted Trump's eagerness to return to the upcoming presidential election, ignoring safety measures could set a bad example for his supporters and the country still struggling to put novel coronavirus under control.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/6 15:21:11

Mexico registers record daily rise in COVID-19 cases, deaths

Mexico registered a record daily increase in both COVID-19 infections and deaths, with 28,115 new cases and 2,789 deaths, the country's health ministry said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/6 11:48:39

Waldorf Astoria New York auctions old hotel furnishings for philanthropic purpose

The historic luxury hotel Waldorf Astoria New York is auctioning thousands of pieces of old furnishings via Kaminski Auctions for philanthropic purpose, said a recent release by Waldorf Astoria New York.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/6 10:59:34

Economists expect slower US recovery amid concerns about 2nd COVID-19 wave: survey

Economists have become less bullish about US economic recovery from the COVID-19 induced recession amid concerns about a potential second wave of the virus, according to a survey released Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/6 10:02:10

Chinese experts doubt rosy report on Trump's health after his brief ride-by amid COVID treatment

Chinese frontline medical experts believe that US President Donald Trump is likely in a more serious condition from COVID-19 than the rosy image being painted by Trump's medical team, as Chinese netizens closely follow updates online, and express concern over the health risks of his joyride out of the hospital on Sunday night.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/5 18:45:20

Small seaplane crashes in New York City, 3 seriously injured

A single engine seaplane crashed into a pier on the Long Island Sound in Queens of New York City on Sunday afternoon, according to the New York City Fire Department (FDNY).
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/5 7:20:17

Trump's hospitalization highlights COVID-19 treatment for people aged 70 and above

That US President Donald Trump tested positive for COVID-19 and his subsequent treatment has highlighted COVID-19 treatments and cure rate of people aged 70 years and older, with Chinese doctors saying that although older people face higher risks of severe illness and death related to COVID-19, early intervention, timely and effective treatment, and stable personal health conditions could contribute to a speedy recovery.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/4 14:24:43

Trump says feeling "much better," calls coming days "real test"

US President Donald Trump, who's staying at a military hospital for COVID-19 treatment, said Saturday he is feeling "much better" while calling the comings days "real test" for his condition.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/4 12:57:12

September shooting incidents in NYC rise 127 pct from same month last year

The New York Police Department (NYPD) reported 152 shooting incidents in the city in September, a 127 percent increase over the 67 shootings that occurred in the same month last year.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/4 10:52:08

Trump "doing very well," says White House physician

US President Donald Trump, who is staying at a military hospital for COVID-19 treatment, is "doing very well," White House physician Sean Conley said on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/4 0:54:52

Senator faces backlash for blaming Trump's infection on China as GOP escalates China bashing

Some American politicians, like Georgia Senator Kelly Loeffler, have been trying to shift the blame again to China following US President Donald Trump's COVID-19 infection. However, the claims faced backlash on social media as netizens questioned whether Republicans would continue following their “Blame China” playbook without taking the current situation seriously.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/3 15:23:00

Trump's antibody therapy 'safe, effective' theoretically; White House should strengthen epidemic prevention: Chinese expert

US President Donald Trump has been given the antiviral drug Remdesivir after accepting an experimental antibody treatment, the White House announced on Friday, with a Chinese virologist noting the antibody treatment is very similar to the serum therapy treatment used in China, which was proven to be safe and effective on many patients.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/3 16:14:54

China "great example" for Mexico in development matters, says trade official

China is a "great example" for Mexico when it comes to development, growth, innovation, inclusion and economic recovery, Luz Maria de la Mora, the undersecretary for foreign trade at Mexico's Economy Ministry, said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/3 11:23:40

Brazil tops 145,000 deaths from COVID-19

The Brazilian Ministry of Health reported Friday 708 new deaths from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, bringing the country's death toll to 145,388.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/3 11:20:14

Trump to stay at military hospital for next few days -- White House

US President Donald Trump will stay at a military hospital for the next few days after testing positive for COVID-19, the White House said on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/3 8:38:27