Last updated: COVID-19 Update: Thursday, May 7, 2020

COVID-19 Update: Thursday, May 7, 2020


Listen to article

Download audio as MP3

There’s a lot going on. Here are today’s COVID-19 updates that you should know.

Your daily dose of hope

A llama named Winter has antibodies which appear promising to blocking the novel coronavirus from infecting cells.

New Zealand is planning to relax COVID-19 restrictions as it makes major progress in fighting the pandemic.

A zoo in Jerusalem reopened and showed off new lion cubs.

News you need to know

Scientists are rushing to understand a rare inflammatory syndrome affecting children exposed to the new coronavirus.

More retail fallout from the pandemic as Neiman Marcus files for bankruptcy.

Tyson Foods has resumed operations at its largest pork plant.

Quote of the day:

 “Never grow a wishbone, daughter, where your backbone ought to be.” – Clementine Paddleford

Data of the day

Infographic: U.S. Private Sector Reports Historic Job Losses | Statista

Find more infographics at Statista.

Want to check in on your employees?
Looking for honest feedback?
We’ve got you covered here.

Share this article


Search by Topic beginning with