In the United States, employees dismissed by videoconference

406 employees dismissed in a few minutes and remotely: this was the expeditious result of a videoconference to which the American employees of the start-up Bird, which offers scooters for hire, were invited on March 27. a particular method for ” say goodbye to some of our family members According to the formula of its […]

Louisiana in the eye of cyclone coronavirus

On the map updated daily by the Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC), the federal public health organization in the United States, the clear spots have disappeared: no more state is spared from the coronavirus health crisis . But some regions appear in a darker red than their neighbors. This is particularly the case […]

Donald Trump’s erratic management does not help states

Between his daily press briefings and his tweets in bursts, Donald Trump continues to saturate the media space. Omnipresent in the spotlight, the American president manages the crisis as in The Apprentice, the NBC reality show that made him famous. With improvised, and often contradictory, remarks that constantly put him at the center of media […]

In the United States, abortions deemed “non-essential procedures”

As the coronavirus epidemic spreads across the United States and doubts arise about the ability of the hospital system to care for patients, should abortion be considered a necessary and urgent intervention? The issue divided the United States this week, as pointed out Politico. → LIVE – Coronavirus: 2.2 million short-time workers Washington, New York […]

“The main measures arrived very late”

The Cross: The number of people who tested positive for coronavirus in the United States has seen a sudden increase over the past week. Are American hospitals ready to cope? Christopher Murray: Even though there are cases today in the 50 federal states, the impact of the epidemic varies widely from one to the next. […]

the epidemic is gaining ground in the United States, Trump is changing your tone

Sad record. The United States surpassed the 100,000 infected mark on Friday March 27, according to a count by Johns Hopkins University. At that date, they already had nearly 15,000 more cases than Italy and 20,000 more than China. → LIVE. Coronavirus: France in its twelfth day of confinement The death toll, however, remains lower […]

Coronavirus Raises Unemployment in the United States

This is the first number to reflect the brutality of the shock to the American economy. During the week of March 15-21, 3.3 million people registered unemployed in the United States. The previous week, the number of new claimants for unemployment benefits was 282,000. The workforce in the United States is 160 million. → LIVE. […]

Anger in Lebanon after ex-militia exfiltration to the United States

A US Army Chinook Ch-47 helicopter soars noisily into the sky from the US Embassy in Awkar, a stone’s throw from Beirut. On March 19, the video ignited social networks, causing stupor and anger. For the Lebanese, there is no doubt that Amer Fakhoury, a Lebanese-American, is on board. Accused of torture The man, a […]

towards a massive economic recovery plan

As a sign of the magnitude of the coronavirus crisis in the United States, Congress is on the verge of adopting, on Wednesday, March 25, a massive and historic stimulus package to support the US economy. Senators and the White House have agreed on an unprecedented envelope of nearly $ 2,000 billion (€ 1.850 billion) […]

US cuts aid by $ 1 billion

A billion dollars less in aid for Afghanistan this year, another billion in 2021: The United States is putting pressure on Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and former chief executive officer Abdullah Abdullah they put an end to their quarrel and formed a unity government to negotiate with the Taliban. During a visit of less than […]