COVID-19 update for June 30: Here’s the latest on coronavirus in B.C.

Article content continued The decision came after Major League Baseball opted to suspend an agreement to supply players to its minor league affiliates. The Canadians, who play in the single-A, short-season Northwest League, are a farm team of the Toronto Blue Jays. “Our only priority throughout this entire process has always been the health and…

Daily coronavirus cases in India near 20,000 as Mumbai extends lockdown

India reported close to 20,000 fresh novel coronavirus cases for the second day running on Monday, as the financial hub of Mumbai extended its lockdown by a month, Trend reports with reference to Reuters. There were 19,459 new cases reported in the previous 24 hours, according to data from India’s federal Health Ministry released on…

Global coronavirus death toll exceeds half a million: Live | News

Global coronavirus cases exceeded 10 million on Sunday, according to Johns Hopkins University. The respiratory disease has killed almost half a million people in seven months. More than five million have recovered. Here are the latest updates: Sunday, June 28 21:00 GMT – Global number of deaths tops half a million  The global number of…

Social Media Has Turned Bill Gates Into The Coronavirus Pandemic’s Fake Villain

Editors’ note: This story has been updated to more clearly attribute phrasing from work previously published in Type Investigations, HuffPost, Pacific Standard, and BuzzFeed News. On May 14, Italian politician Sara Cunial uploaded a video to her Facebook profile calling former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates a criminal and demanding he be tried for crimes against…