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On June 22, the Dutch government published the extension of the Temporary Emergency Measure effective June 1, 2020 (the “Extended Scheme”). We hereby inform you about the main principles of the Extended Scheme, which are the following: Employers are eligible for the compensation if they expect to lose at least 20% of their turnover over …

Greenwood City Council voted 5-2 on an emergency ordinance to require face coverings in all food service and retail establishments in the city. Mayor Brandon Smith and Councilman Ronnie Ables were the lone dissenting votes. “What we are being asked to do is unprecedented,” Smith said. Before the discussion began, Self Regional Healthcare CEO Jim …

Kemp, a Republican, said the executive order follows “weeks of dramatically increased violent crime and property destruction in the City of Atlanta.” The governor’s statement says more than 30 Georgians were wounded by gunfire over the extended holiday weekend, including five people who died. One of the five deaths was that of an 8-year-old girl …

June 16, 2020 at 12:16 AM EDT FDA pulls emergency approval for antimalarial drugs touted by Trump as covid-19 treatment The Food and Drug Administration withdrew its emergency use authorization for hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine, drugs that President Trump repeatedly promoted for treatment of covid-19, reversing a decision that led to harsh criticism it had put …

Alberta’s state of public health emergency lapsed Monday. Minister of Health Tyler Shandro said “it’s an important day for Albertans,” while encouraging people to continue to stay vigilant. “While the public health emergency formally expires today, COVID is still with us.” The public health emergency was instigated in the province March 15. “We have faced …

Arizona is one of the 19 states with the trend of new coronavirus cases still increasing. While 24 are trending downward, seven states’ trends are holding steady. Nationally more than 1.9 million people have been infected by the virus and more than 112,000 have died, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. At its peak, …

Image copyright AFP Image caption The leaked diesel oil drifted some 12km (7.5 miles) from the site of the accident Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has declared a state of emergency after 20,000 tonnes of diesel oil leaked into a river within the Arctic Circle. The spill happened when a fuel tank at a power plant …

VESTAL (WBNG) — The Town of Vestal declared a state of emergency on Sunday. Chief Executive Shaffer said the state of emergency goes into effect Sunday, May 31 at 1:30 p.m. He also said it will remain in effect for thirty days or until revoked by a consequent order. Chief Executive John Schaffer said in …

The Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources reported more than 200 beachgoers late into the night at Kaena Point State Park, officers said it was a violation of emergency rules and it took hours to clean up the mess left behind. DLNR officers said they recorded about 170 cars before losing count, they said …

STERLING, Va. (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday went on his first golf outing since the White House declared a national emergency over the coronavirus in March, visiting his club in the Washington suburbs in a purposeful display of normalcy. On a sunny spring day, Trump’s motorcade took him from the White House …