Boris Johnson boasted of shaking hands on day Sage warned not to

Advisers recommended issuing public warning on day PM said he shook hands ‘with everybody’ at hospital Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage No 10’s scientific advisers warned that the government should tell people not to shake hands on the same day that Boris Johnson boasted about doing so “with everybody” at a hospital … Read more Boris Johnson boasted of shaking hands on day Sage warned not to

Poverty kills people: after coronavirus we can no longer ignore it | Polly Toynbee

Even before the virus struck, life expectancy was in decline for those at the sharp end of Britain’s growing health inequality Nothing is surprising about the latest figures showing that people in deprived areas are dying of coronavirus at double the rate of affluent areas. Shocking, perhaps, but the ONS findings follow a pattern that … Read more Poverty kills people: after coronavirus we can no longer ignore it | Polly Toynbee

Would you have to pay for a coronavirus test? It depends.

(CNN)As coronavirus cases multiply across the nation, many Americans who aren’t feeling too well are worried about how much they’ll have to pay to get checked out. While there’s been no charge for Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tests in public health labs, commercial labs and hospitals are developing their own screenings, which are … Read more Would you have to pay for a coronavirus test? It depends.

Russia is looking to help Trump win in 2020, election security official told lawmakers

Washington (CNN)The intelligence community’s top election security official delivered a briefing to lawmakers last week warning them that the intelligence community believes Russia is already taking steps to interfere in the 2020 election with the goal of helping President Donald Trump win, three sources familiar with the matter tell CNN. The briefers said Russia does … Read more Russia is looking to help Trump win in 2020, election security official told lawmakers