Cops announce coronavirus curfew with ‘Purge’ siren as deaths skyrocket

As Louisiana rapidly becomes the US’ newest coronavirus hot spot, local authorities have devised a questionable way to announce the nightly curfew: by sounding the terrifying alarm from the dystopian thriller “The Purge,” as seen in a Friday TikTok clip. The video, which currently boasts almost 750,000 likes on TikTok, depicts police in Crowley, Louisiana, […]

Coronavirus deaths in NYC soar past 3,000

New York City’s coronavirus death toll reached a grim milestone Tuesday as more than 3,200 people have now died from the pandemic, surpassing the number of people killed on Sept. 11, 2001 in the terror attacks, new tallies show. The city’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene reported 3,202 coronavirus deaths as of 9:30 a.m., […]

US coronavirus death toll doubles in first week of April

The US coronavirus death toll surged in April, more than doubling the nation’s total tally in just the first week, grim new data reveal. More than 11,000 Americans have died from the virus, which is up from the 3,500 tally recorded on March 31, according to data from John Hopkins University. The peak of the […]