Hong Kong's New Virus Measures Include $645 Fine for No Mask

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Florida sees second highest coronavirus case rise

Monday's numbers bring the state's seven-day average for deaths linked to Covid-19 to 81 daily, the second-highest in the nation after Texas, though the virus has still been far less lethal for Floridians than for other Americans.

New social distancing measures will halt restaurant dining from 6 pm till 5 am every day and make wearing masks mandatory on public transport at all times.

The tougher measures, to take effect Wednesday, include drastically limiting the number of people gathering in public back to four, Chief Executive Carrie Lam said in a press conference on Monday.

Hong Kong recorded 52 new cases of coronavirus yesterday, including 41 that were locally transmitted, health authorities said, as worries over an escalating third wave of infections in the global financial hub grow.

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Trump also shared Woolery's response to a fan - "Very well said." - who called Congressional Democrats "useless". Trump has said he will "pressure" governors to reopen schools. "I think we have to listen to somebody like Dr.


Lilian Abbo, an infectious-disease specialist from the University of Miami Health System, said, "Miami is now the epicenter of the pandemic". What we were seeing in Wuhan (China) six months ago. In the meantime, he said the county is stepping up enforcement.

A factor in the surge of positive coronavirus testing is that Florida has greatly increased its testing.

The state also is paying for a private lab to greatly increase its daily capacity as people have experienced waits of up to a week or more for test results.

Florida recorded more than 12,000 new confirmed coronavirus cases Monday after a record-setting weekend, a spike that partly reflects the large number of tests being performed.

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Governor Gavin Newsom told reporters on Monday that indoor businesses such as restaurants and movie theaters must close. Florida and Texas have also reinstated restrictions on businesses such as bars and restaurants.


Overall, the World Health Organization has counted more than 12.5 million confirmed cases and more than 561,000 deaths from COVID-19.

"We will see if that is a trend or whether that would be something that is short lived", he said. "We need the staff". Three other July fairs and expos have also been postponed.

Later at the same press conference, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez addressed his community's crisis, saying, "until we start to drive down the contagion level in Miami-Dade County, we can't get a handle on it". He said, "Positivity rates of 25 to 28% are not indicative of us being able to open the schools here in Miami-Dade County".

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Labour health spokesman Jonathan Ashworth said the government "has been slow and muddled again over face coverings". Staff have been wearing face masks, they like wearing the Batman ones.


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