Global  

Hospitals overwhelmed as U.S. sees record new coronavirus cases

CBS News Monday, 26 October 2020
Hospitals in El Paso, Texas, are overwhelmed by the surge in coronavirus patients, and now officials are taking drastic measures, like putting in effect stay-at-home orders and nighttime curfews. Mireya Villarreal has details.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

El Paso, Texas El Paso, Texas City in Texas, United States

Covid 19 coronavirus: US National Guard called in as Texas morgues overflow

WARNING: Graphic content Grim pictures show the reality of Covid-19's unrelenting grip on hte US's heartland where morgues are literally overflowing.Piled into..
New Zealand Herald
As The National Guard Arrives To Process Corpses, Ted Cruz Fusses About His Turkey Day [Video]

As The National Guard Arrives To Process Corpses, Ted Cruz Fusses About His Turkey Day

The Great State of Texas is staggering under the weight of surging coronavirus cases and deaths. Morgues in Texas are overflowing, and the National Guard has been sent to El Paso to process bodies. Across the state, thousands are lining up for food rations. But the nightmarish conditions haven't stopped the state's Republican senator from keeping his Thanksgiving holiday plans on track. Business Insider reports Sen.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:41Published

Texas National Guard deployed to help El Paso with morgue overflow

So many have died that the county is now posting job openings for morgue attendants.
CBS News

Coronavirus updates: Pfizer could file for emergency use authorization Friday; Mexico tops 100K deaths; El Paso seeks more morgue attendants

Pfizer plans to file for FDA approval. Hawaii updates traveling rules. Mexico tops 100K deaths. Latest COVID news.
 

USATODAY.com

Texas Texas State of the United States of America

Court rules Texas, Louisiana can cut Planned Parenthood funding

Abortion rights advocates say the decision to end funding could affect a variety of non-abortion health services for low-income women.
CBS News

Downsized Thanksgiving plans put small turkeys in high demand

At Smith and Smith Farms in Texas, customers are asking for 10-pound turkeys, something the owners wish they could sell them.
CBS News

During the pandemic, Thanksgiving celebrations are smaller and so are the turkeys

As families prepare for scaled-back Thanksgiving celebrations due to pandemic concerns, the impact is being felt by some of the nation's 2,500 turkey producers...
CBS News
Artist spends pandemic isolation recreating famous artwork with her dog [Video]

Artist spends pandemic isolation recreating famous artwork with her dog

When an artist found herself isolated at home during the pandemic, she spentthe time dressing up her dog to recreate famous pieces, gaining thousands offans in the process. Eliza Reinhardt, 25 from Texas, and three-year-old Finntook part in the Getty Museum Challenge in May, which invited art lovers torecreate a piece using objects they found at home. However, the pair foundthey enjoyed it so much, they have done it every weekday since – recreatingmany famous pieces and gaining legions of fans for their work. The duo nowalso sell postcards and calendars of their work. Ms Reinhardt became a “full-time dog mother” to three-year-old Finn after she lost her job in March. Shehad been working at a museum and interning at a gallery but with both forcedto close she wanted to find a way to channel her creativity.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:07Published

You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Health Dept. Reports Over 6,600 Coronavirus Cases, 81 More Deaths [Video]

COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Health Dept. Reports Over 6,600 Coronavirus Cases, 81 More Deaths

The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 6,669 new cases of Coronavirus Tuesday and 81 additional deaths.

Credit: KDKA CBS 2 Pittsburgh     Duration: 00:28Published
Staten Island Reopens COVID Field Hospital [Video]

Staten Island Reopens COVID Field Hospital

COVID-19 cases are on the rise across New York, and hospitalizations are soaring. Now, an emergency field hospital on Staten Island not used since the peak of the pandemic is reopening. CBS2's Natalie..

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 02:24Published
COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Says Child Has Died From Coronavirus, Reports 541 New Cases [Video]

COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Says Child Has Died From Coronavirus, Reports 541 New Cases

The Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 541 new Coronavirus cases this Tuesday and four additional deaths including a child.

Credit: KDKA CBS 2 Pittsburgh     Duration: 00:27Published