UK’s Boris Johnson outlines tiered system of local lockdowns, dividing the country with stricter measures

Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks during Prime Minister’s Questions session in the House of Commons in London, Britain September 4, 2019. Jessica Taylor | ©UK Parliament | Reuters LONDON — The British government has outlined further restrictive measures for England, including a three-tier system of local lockdowns, as it attempts to curb a rapid […]

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CDC revises coronavirus guidance to acknowledge that it spreads through airborne transmission

3D illustration of coronavirus on a colored background. Leonello Calvetti | Stocktrek Images | Getty Images The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention revised its coronavirus guidance Monday, acknowledging that it can sometimes spread through airborne particles that can “linger in the air for minutes to hours” and among people who are more than six feet apart. […]

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