Europe scrambles to control coronavirus second wave, with a state of emergency and lockdowns

A nurse gets ready to enter a room to take care of a patient infected with Covid-19 at the intensive care unit of the Lariboisiere Hospital of the AP-HP (Assistance Publique – Hopitaux de Paris) in Paris, on October 14, 2020.LUCAS BARIOULET | AFP | Getty ImagesEuropean leaders are scrambling to put a cap on…Continue Reading

Britain Scrambles to Avoid a Second Lockdown

The government is contemplating a number of new measures — so many that Britons are growing confused and resentful.The British government imposed fresh restrictions on Liverpool, England, after a rise in cases of the novel coronavirus.Credit…Oli Scarff/Agence France-Presse — Getty ImagesSept. 18, 2020, 1:18 p.m. ETLONDON — Local shutdowns are creeping across England. A vaunted…Continue Reading