China Communist Party plenum kicks off in Beijing

China Communist Party plenum kicks off in Beijing

President Xi Jinping is likely to unveil a longer-term plan for the next 15 yearsChina has kicked off one of its most important political meetings of the year, held over four days in Beijing.The fifth plenary session of the 19th Communist Party Central...

U.S. and Europe coronavirus surge continues

U.S. and Europe coronavirus surge continues

That’s in part a reflection of a far more expanded testing regime in place than when America first reeled under the spread of the virus in March and April. But it is also evidence of an autumnal surge in the virus that’s buffeting both sides of the...

Key Metrics in Each Healthcare Region – NBC Chicago

Key Metrics in Each Healthcare Region – NBC Chicago

Multiple Illinois regions are nearing thresholds for new coronavirus mitigation strategies, as areas in both the southwestern part of the state and in the northeastern corner of the state could see those rules put into place. On Sunday, Illinois’ Region 4...