55,000 new coronavirus cases have actually been tape-recorded in the US – a new day-to-day record.
Infections have actually increased in the large majority of states ahead of today’s Self-reliance Day celebrations.
Last night protesters were jailed as Donald Trump marked the celebration with an occasion at Mount Rushmore in South Dakota.
It follows weeks of presentations, where some Confederate statues have been destroyed or damaged by anti-racism activists.
Throughout last night’s speech, Mr Trump claimed there had actually been a “unflinching campaign to erase our history”.
Gardaí are to examine pubs throughout the country today, to ensure COVID-19 standards are being stuck to.
Operation Navigation started at 7pm the other day and will run till July 20 th.
The Government will review a report on compliance at its meeting on Monday.
In the UK, Boris Johnson insists he does not want to go back to a nationwide lockdown as numerous pubs, restaurants and hair stylists prepare yourself to resume today.
The British Prime Minister states if there’s a 2nd spike of coronavirus he would prefer to take a more targeted technique like the one troubled Leicester.
However, he did state he would not be reluctant to reimpose limitations if he needed to.
Air France has actually ended up being the current significant airline company to announce huge task losses – with 7,500 functions being cut.
The company states at the height of the pandemic it was losing EUR15 million a day, with air traffic down 95%.
It’s hoped the majority of the cuts will be made by not changing personnel when they leave.
A status yellow wind alert will work in 7 counties along the west coast tonight.
Donegal, Connacht and Clare will be impacted from 10 pm up until 8am tomorrow.
Met Éireann states the counties will see very windy conditions, with strong gusts of as much as 110 km/h anticipated.