Stories tagged: "Coronavirus spike in cases"


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UPDATED: This Map Shows Where and Who Coronavirus Has Hit the Hardest This Week in PR

The spike of coronavirus cases on the island is affecting first responders dramatically: 686 police officers are on quarantine.

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Puerto Rico Rolls Back Reopening Over COVID-19 Spike. Here’s What’s Closing.

Gov. Wanda Vázquez announced the closure of several businesses and activities. The new measures are in place from Friday and will be on effect until July 31.

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Texas Rep. Sylvia García Wants to Make Wearing a Face Mask Mandatory Inside Federal Buildings

With the increase of coronavirus cases, Democrats rally to support a bill that would make face masks mandatory inside federal buildings.

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Puerto Rico Faces Worst COVID Spike in 3 Months

On Monday, 204 new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in Puerto Rico after the long weekend, the highest number in the past three months. The first case in a long-term elderly care facility also surfaced.

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Latinos Demand Action From Gov. Abbott as Community Sees Massive COVID Spike in Texas

LULAC has declared a statewide public health emergency for Latinos in Texas, and demand Gov. Abbott to take action to save lives as COVID-19 spike amongst Hispanics.