Italy is extending its coronavirus quarantine measures, which include a ban on public gatherings, to the entire country. Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said that people would only be permitted to travel for work or family emergencies. He said the measures, which come into effect on Tuesday, were to defend the most fragile members of society. […]
Ciara Cancels Show Because Of Coronavirus Threat Ciara is taking precautions against coronavirus and canceling an upcoming show at the Fort Hood, Texas USO. In a statement, Ciara said, “With the continued spread of the coronavirus throughout the U.S., as a pregnant woman, my doctors have advised me to limit travel and large group gatherings.” She […]
Did You Know Your Phone Can Carry the Coronavirus for Up to 9 Days? Yep, that’s right your phone could be carrying the coronavirus. According to a German study, the coronavirus can live on surfaces like metal, glass, or plastic for up to nine days. And of course, our phones are made of metal, glass, […]
Plane crashes in neighborhood, killing pilot
In case you need to self-quarantine or care for someone who may have been exposed to the coronavirus, it’s a good idea to be prepared. NBC investigative and consumer correspondent Vicky Nguyen joins TODAY with a shopping list of things to have on hand, including cereal, rice, canned goods, pet food, toiletries and medications.
What is Daylight Saving Time and is it necessary? That’s the question many people around the globe are wondering as they prepare to change their clocks and their sleep schedules. It turns out the practice of shifting societal schedules in order to utilized more daylight throughout the year started as a way to reduce demand […]
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Toni Braxton Transitions to Plant-Based Diet to Fight Lupus Grammy-winning artist Toni Braxton has adopted a plant-based diet in order to help with her Lupus diagnosis. Braxton says she’s been transitioning to a plant-based lifestyle but she still “misses a good burger.” “I was petrified, depressed, and scared, but I realized I had to change […]
The coronavirus has now been found in more than a dozen states, including new cases in Washington state and New York. Chicago State University cancelled four basketball games and the Federal Reserve announced an emergency rate cut. NBC’s Tom Costello reports for TODAY from Bethesda, Maryland.
Two 7th graders arrested after viral “skull breaker challenge” video sends classmate to the hospital
Social media has given birth to a long list of dangerous viral trends — the “Tide pod challenge,” the “condom snorting challenge,” etc. — and now there’s a new dangerous challenge circulating on TikTok, endangering American kids. This time, the craze in question involves two people tricking one of their friends into standing side-by-side with them […]