Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson tests positive for coronavirus

Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson has tested positive for the coronavirus. The Eagles released a statement Sunday night saying Pederson hasn’t experienced any symptoms, is feeling well and under self-quarantine. The team also said any person who was in close contact with Pederson has been notified and will be tested daily. Per NFL protocols, Pederson […]

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El Paso marks Walmart shooting anniversary amid pandemic

When Stephanie Melendez, her husband and two young daughters tested positive for the coronavirus, the person she most wanted to call was her father. “I’m married. I have my family. He was still the one I called when I got sick and he’d bring me Gatorade,” said Melendez, 32. “So when we get this virus […]

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Cubs remain on high alert as coronavirus outbreak enters NL Central

Justin Casterline/Getty Images The Cardinals have had multiple positive COVID-19 tests this week. The Cubs are scheduled to be in St. Louis for a three-game series starting Friday. Major League Baseball continues to battle coronavirus outbreaks on multiple fronts. The virus has made its way to the National League Central and put the Cubs in […]

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12 People in a 3-Bedroom House, Then the Virus Entered the Equation

It was not surprising when three-quarters of the house tested positive. There were 12 people in three bedrooms, with a bathroom whose door frequently required a knock and a kitchen where dinnertime shifts extended from 5 p.m. well into the evening. Karla Lorenzo, a Guatemalan immigrant who cleaned houses in San Francisco and Silicon Valley, […]

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Aroldis Chapman rejoins Yankees after dealing with coronavirus

Closer Aroldis Chapman, who was out after testing positive for coronavirus, has returned to the Yankees. | Kathy Willens/AP Yankees manager Aaron Boone confirmed Chapman’s return and said he wasn’t sure when the hard-throwing left-hander would be ready for game action.  NEW YORK — All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman has been cleared to return to Yankee […]

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Pelosi announces coronavirus masks will be required in House chamber

After Rep. Louie Gohmert appears to be the 11th member of Congress to test positive for coronavirus, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., announced Wednesday that masks will be required in the House of Representatives chamber. CORONAVIRUS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW She said she is vested in this authority to dictate decorum in the House, and she called […]

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Rep. Louie Gohmert tests positive for coronavirus before planning to fly with Trump to Texas

Rep. Louie Gohmert tested positive for coronavirus in advance of his planned travel with President Trump to Texas Wednesday and had to be removed from the trip, according to sources familiar with the situation. Gohmert, R-Texas, was expected to travel aboard Air Force One with the president for campaign fundraising and an energy event at a Midland […]

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Malta says 65 migrants rescued at sea test positive for coronavirus

Maltese authorities say 65 migrants rescued at sea Sunday have tested positive for the coronavirus, and that it is waiting for results on nine others. The migrants were among 94 who were adrift in the Mediterranean Sea for more than 30 hours before Maltese authorities rescued them under intense pressure from aid groups. The results of […]

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Four more Marlins players test positive for the coronavirus, bringing the total to 15

Four more players on the Miami Marlins have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, meaning that half the players on the Marlins’ roster have been infected. Major League Baseball has not said whether the additional test results would further delay the Marlins’ season. The results were confirmed by a person with knowledge of the results […]

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Cubs and MLB face harsh reality after coronavirus outbreak

AP Photo/Paul Beaty Team still remains only team in baseball without a positive player COVID-19 test. CINCINNATI – It’s only been six days, yet baseball seems to be at a critical point in its season after the Miami Marlins became the league’s first team to be hit by a coronavirus outbreak. With two games already […]

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NFL sees situation differently as MLB has coronavirus scare

The troubling news that 11 Miami Marlins players have tested positive for COVID-19 reverberated throughout the sports world Monday, and certainly to the opposite coast of Florida, where the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are on the verge of opening training camp. This should be a season of unprecedented excitement for the Buccaneers, who have added six-time […]

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Robert O’Brien, Trump’s National Security Adviser, Has the Virus

President Trump’s national security adviser, Robert C. O’Brien, has tested positive for the coronavirus, the administration said on Monday. Mr. O’Brien, 54, “has mild symptoms” and is working remotely from “a secure location off site,” the administration said in a statement. “There is no risk of exposure to the president or the vice president,” it […]

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National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien tests positive for coronavirus

National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien has tested positive for coronavirus, a senior Trump administration official confirmed to Fox News. He becomes the highest-ranking administration member to contract the disease. The official said that O’Brien contracted the virus outside of the White House. The national security adviser had recently traveled to France to meet with President Emmanuel Macron […]

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‘Like living a real nightmare’: Hear family’s Covid-19 warning

John Place tested positive for Covid-19 along with his entire family after his 21-year-old son went to an event with friends and contracted the virus. He ended up spending 17 days in the ICU on a ventilator battling the virus. Place’s wife, Michele Zymet, spoke with CNN’s Chris Cuomo about the “nightmare” her family is […]

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Two players test positive for coronavirus in first days of NHL training camp

Two players tested positive for COVID-19 during the first five days of NHL training camp out of 2,618 tests administered to more than 800 players, the league said Monday in a statement. Training camps opened last Monday for the 24 postseason-bound teams, representing Phase 3 of the league’s four-part Return to Play plan. Phase 4 […]

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Camille Grammer Lashes Out At ‘Rude’ Lisa Rinna After Their Explosive ‘RHOBH’ Fight

Camille Grammer left a positive response on Denise Richards’ latest Instagram pic and when a fan complimented her for being ‘classy’ compared to Lisa Rinna, she didn’t hesitate to call her ‘RHOBH’ co-star ‘rude.’ Camille Grammer, 51, wasn’t shy about making it known she’s still not a fan of Lisa Rinna, 57, when she responded […]

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Dodgers outfielder AJ Pollock has had more on his mind than baseball

AJ Pollock tested positive for the novel coronavirus about a month ago. He felt symptoms for two days. Headaches. Body aches. Congestion. He lost his sense of smell and taste. “I had good ice cream that someone sent me,” Pollock said, “and it was just a waste of time because I couldn’t taste it.” The […]

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Brazil’s President Bolsonaro gets new positive coronavirus test result

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro tested positive for the second time with the coronavirus Wednesday, a week after he first announced he was positive for COVID-19. “I did the test yesterday, and at night the result came back that I am still positive for coronavirus,” Bolsonaro said. “I hope that in the coming days I will […]

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Rockets’ Russell Westbrook says he tested positive for coronavirus

The Rockets’ Kevin Westbrook revealed on Instagram that he tested positive for COVID-19. | Michael Wyke/AP “Thank you for all the well wishes and continued support,” Westbrook wrote on Instagram. “Please take this virus seriously. Be safe. Mask up!” LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Russell Westbrook of the Houston Rockets said Monday that he has […]

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Rockets’ Russell Westbrook tests positive for coronavirus

Houston Rockets star guard Russell Westbrook has tested positive for COVID-19. He didn’t travel with the team to Orlando, Fla., last week for the NBA’s restart. “I tested positive for COVID-19 prior to my teams departure to Orlando,” he tweeted. I’m currently feeling well, quarantined, and looking forward to rejoining my teammates when I am […]

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Fifth jockey who raced at Los Alamitos tests positive for coronavirus

Southern California’s leading jockey, Flavien Prat, has tested positive for the coronavirus, becoming the fifth jockey who raced at Los Alamitos on the Fourth of July weekend to contract the virus. Prat, who raced Saturday at Keeneland in Kentucky, returned to Del Mar and underwent a test Sunday morning to confirm his eligibility to ride. […]

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Dodgers reliever Kenley Jansen feeling better after positive coronavirus test

Dodgers reliever Kenley Jansen revealed Thursday he tested positive for the coronavirus , but has recovered and is participating in the team’s training camp. Jansen had been one of the most notable missing players during the first weeks of the Dodgers’ camp, though the reason for his absence wasn’t initially disclosed by the team. Jansen […]

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Florida reports largest, single-day increase in coronavirus cases

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Florida shattered the national record Sunday for the largest single-day increase in positive coronavirus cases in any state since the beginning of the pandemic, adding more than 15,000 cases as its daily average death toll continued to also rise. According to state Department of Health statistics, 15,299 people tested positive, for […]

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D.C. United-Toronto FC match postponed after players test positive for coronavirus

Major League Soccer’s return to play continues to be troubled by positive tests amid the coronavirus outbreak, which forced another match to be postponed Sunday. It was the third postponement or cancellation in five days and it came just two hours before Florida announced that about 15,300 people had tested positive overnight, a record, raising […]

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Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman tests positive for the coronavirus

New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman has tested positive for the coronavirus and is experiencing mild symptoms. Manager Aaron Boone announced the diagnosis Saturday. He said Chapman “overall is doing well” but “will not be here for the foreseeable future.” Chapman pitched in an intrasquad game Tuesday, and Boone wouldn’t comment on whether he had […]

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