Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will be radically pared down due to coronavirus

The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, a nearly century-old New York City institution, will be radically pared down from its usual larger-than-life format due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, officials said Monday. The department store announced that it had to “reimagine” the upcoming 94th edition of the parade on Nov. 26 and said it’ll be staged […]

Formula-1 season may start in Baku due to coronavirus

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Mar.13 Trend: Soon after the official announcement of the canceling the Australian Grand Prix, talks were held due to the coronavirus spread worldwide, and that the racing season wouldn’t start until June 7, when the races are scheduled to be held in Baku, Austrian former professional racing driver, advisor to the Red Bull […]

N.B. hospital diverting ambulances due to overcrowding, staff shortages

A New Brunswick hospital has temporarily closed multiple departments and will divert patients elsewhere due to staff shortages and extreme overcrowding. Campbellton Regional Hospital, which has 145 beds, has been struggling to accommodate almost 200 patients, many of whom are waiting to be placed in nursing homes. The scenario has put the hospital’s ability to […]

Colorado school district cancels all classes due to illness outbreak

A Colorado school district dealing with an “unprecedented spread of illness” has closed the doors to every one of its more than 40 schools. Mesa County Valley School District 51, the 14th-largest school district in Colorado, according to the district’s website, announced on Wednesday all of its schools will be closed until after Thanksgiving break […]