Comcast’s Universal theme parks extend closures through April 19

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – NBCUniversal theme parks in Florida and California will remain closed at least through April 19 because of the global coronavirus outbreak, the company said in a statement on Tuesday. Universal Orlando Resort and Universal Studios Hollywood, owned by Comcast Corp, were closed on March 14 and had been scheduled to reopen … Read more

Suspect in S.Korea sex blackmail case identified amid outcry

By Sangmi Cha SEOUL, March 25 (Reuters) – South Korean police took the unusual step of publicly identifying the 24-year-old accused leader of an online sexual blackmail ring after the case lead to a national outcry in a country still focused on battling a coronavirus outbreak. Cho Ju-bin was identified by police as the central … Read more

5 members of Missouri family test positive for coronavirus

Five members of a Missouri family have been diagnosed with the coronavirus, including a woman who works at a preschool where several other teachers have also been infected. Jane Weinhaus, 63, and her St. Louis-area family, including her husband, two adult children and a daughter-in-law, have all tested positive. Weinhaus, a teacher at Deutsch Early … Read more

Idris Elba slams claims that stars are paid to say they have coronavirus

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. Idris Elba has had enough. The 47-year-old actor recently announced that he had tested positive for coronavirus, and is now slamming the conspiracy theory claiming that celebrities have been paid to say they’ve been infected by the virus. Elba took … Read more