COVID-19 update for 4/24 by: grinesa bajrami

#1 The Current Count

Around the world, there have been 2,790,986 confirmed cases and 195,920. In the United States, there have been 927,150 confirmed cases and 52,400 deaths. In Nevada, there have been 4,208 confirmed cases and 195 deaths.

#2 In the United States

To combat COVID-19, President Donald Trump has suggested that citizens inject themselves with disinfectant. However, the CDC has warned Americans not to drink disinfectant because it will kill them.

#3 In Nevada

Since schools are closed for the rest of the academic year, Clark County School District has decided that third quarter grades will be semester grades. Teachers are emailing on how to improve those scores. Grades can only go up, they cannot go down.

#4 In Other News

There is a new immigration policy that is impacting those with green cards, amidst the coronavirus chaos.

#5 If You're Bored

Since it is spring, it is time for spring cleaning. Using Marie Kondo's organization and cleaning recommendations, time can be filled cleaning around the house.


Created with images by Brian McGowan - "Double exposure of US Coronavirus COVID-19 cases with stock market headline (March 18, 2020)." • Brian McGowan - "Colorful double exposure of US Coronavirus COVID-19 cases (March 18, 2020)." • Clay Banks - "Clorox Cleaner & Bleach (IG: @clay.banks)" • Campaign Creators - "untitled image" • Fabian Fauth - "On the edge of Liberty" • Oliver Hale - "Slip, Trip or Fall"