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Bronx Zoo tiger tests positive for COVID-19

April 5 (UPI) -- A tiger at the Bronx Zoo tested positive for COVID-19, zoo officials announced on Sunday. The 4-year-old female Malayan tiger, named Nadia, tested positive for the coronavirus and the test was confirmed by the United States ...

French guard Theo Maledon to enter 2020 NBA Draft

April 5 (UPI) -- French point guard Theo Maledon announced Sunday on social media that he has declared for the 2020 NBA Draft. "I want to thank my family, teammates, coaches, people of ASVEL and especially Tony Parker, who has been a big ...

St. Louis Fed president suggests universal coronavirus testing to restart economy

April 5 (UPI) -- President of the St. Louis Federal Reserve James Bullard on Sunday suggested that the United States implement universal COVID-19 tests to allow employees to return to the workplace and reopen the U.S. economy. Bullard, appearing on ...

10 Impressive Urban Gardens

The year 2020 has a definite end-of-the-world aesthetic to it. That is to say, out of nowhere everyone is using brand new phrases. We’re comfortable saying things like ‘flattening the curve’ and ‘social distancing.’ Those terms weren’t part of ...

Legendary New Orleans Saints kicker Tom Dempsey dies from coronavirus

April 5 (UPI) -- Famed New Orleans Saints kicker Tom Dempsey died late Saturday due to complications from the coronavirus, the team announced Sunday. He was 73. Dempsey, who famously converted a 63-yard field goal attempt in November 1970 despite ...

Palm Sunday services move online, to reduced numbers amid COVID-19 pandemic

April 5 (UPI) -- Christians throughout the world turned to live-streamed or limited Palm Sunday services as the global COVID-19 pandemic impacted the beginning of Holy Week. New York City's St. Patrick's Cathedral broadcast its nearly empty Palm ...

COVID-19: Surgeon general warns U.S. approaching ‘9/11 moment’ this week

April 5 (UPI) -- U.S. Surgeon General Vice Admiral Jerome Adams delivered a grim warning Sunday, saying the upcoming week is projected to include an increase in new COVID-19 cases and deaths comparable to past national tragedies. Adams, appearing on ...

Italy, Spain, France record much lower rises in coronavirus deaths

April 5 (UPI) -- As the coronavirus outbreak intensifies exponentially throughout the world, the rate of fatalities is decreasing notably in three hardest-hit European nations, Italy, Spain and France. Among the 69,346 deaths from the pandemic, ...

COVID-19: Marianne Faithful hospitalized, Patricia Bosworth dies

April 5 (UPI) -- Marianne Faithfull's manager said the 73-year-old singer-songwriter and occasional actress is being treated in a London hospital for the coronavirus. François Ravard told Billboard.com Saturday that Faithfull is "stable and ...

My Chemical Romance’s Gerard Way releases four new songs

April 5 (UPI) -- My Chemical Romance singer-songwriter Gerard Way released four new solo songs online this weekend. "Hey all, with all this uncertainty I just wanted to start uploading some unreleased stuff," Way wrote on Instagram Saturday. ...

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