Doctors with Pittsburgh University Announce Potential Coronavirus Vaccine
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Doctors with Pittsburgh University Announce Potential Coronavirus Vaccine

By Marie DeFreitas Contributing Writer Telegraph Local | See My Websit On Thursday researchers of the University of Pittsburgh announced that they may have discovered a potential vaccination for COVID-19.  A press release on Thursday stated that scientists began the development of the vaccine on January, reported ABC 27 News. Research showed that mice who had […]

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Fountains of Wayne Singer Adam Schlesinger Dies from Coronavirus at 52

By Marie DeFreitas Contributing Writer Telegraph Local | See My Website The famed rock songwriter Adam Schlesinger died on Wednesday from Coronavirus complications. He was 52 years old. “As many of you are aware, Adam had been hospitalized with Covid-19 and although he had been making some small improvements over the last few days, Adam’s condition […]

Endangered Sea Turtles Hatch on Brazil's Deserted Beaches
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Endangered sea turtles hatch on Brazil’s deserted beaches

By Marie DeFreitas  Contributing Writer Telegraph Local | See My Website While Brazil is restricted from their beaches due to the Coronavirus, endangered sea turtles are hatching unnoticed.  About 100 critically endangered sea turtles hatched last Sunday in Paulista. The turtles were hawksbill turtles, or  tartarugas-de-pente as they are known in Brazil. The Guardian reported that […]

Great Barrier Reef Suffers Mass Coral Bleaching Due to Heat Stress
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Great Barrier Reef suffers Mass Coral Bleaching due to Heat Stress

By Marie DeFreitas  Contributing Writer Telegraph Local | See My Website   Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority announced that the Great Barrier Reef  experiencing another “mass bleaching event.” They said that the event was caused by the high temperatures during Australia’s record hot summer.  “Australia’s lead management agency for the Great Barrier Reef can […]

US indicts Venezuela’s Maduro on Narcoterrorism Charges
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US indicts Venezuela’s Maduro on Narcoterrorism Charges

By Marie DeFreitas  Contributing Writer Telegraph Local | See My Website   The U.S. government indicted Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on charges of narcoterrorism on Thursday. Maduro is among other top Venezuelan officials involved in the crime. He has been in power of Venezuelan since 2013.  Maduro successfully turned Venezuela into a criminal enterprise at […]

Terrence McNally, award winning Playwright, Dies from Coronavirus Complications
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Terrence McNally, award winning Playwright, Dies from Coronavirus Complications

By Marie DeFreitas  Contributing Writer Telegraph Local | See My Website   The awarding-winning playwright Terrence Wright died on Tuesday due to Coronavirus complications. He was 81.  He died in Florida at the Sarasota Memorial Hospital in Sarasota, according to representative Matt Polk. McNally was a lung cancer survivor and lived with chronic inflammatory lung […]

5.7 Magnitude Earthquake in Utah knocks out Power to Thousands and Diverts Flights
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5.7 Magnitude Earthquake in Utah knocks out Power to Thousands and Diverts Flights

By Marie DeFreitas  Contributing Writer Telegraph Local | See My Website   Salt Lake City, Utah was shaken by a 5.7 magnitude earthquake on Wednesday morning. The disaster cut power to tens of thousands of residents. It also suspended work at Utah’s public health lab amid the coronavirus pandemic, officials said, reported CNN.  The earthquake […]

Tom Hanks Sparks Vegemite debate after thanking ‘helpers’ while in Coronavirus Isolation in Australia
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Tom Hanks Sparks Vegemite debate after thanking ‘helpers’ while in Coronavirus Isolation in Australia

By Marie DeFreitas  Contributing Writer Telegraph Local | See My Website   Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson have been diagnosed with the Coronavirus while they’re in Australia. Hanks made the announcement on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook on Wednesday. The two have been in isolation since testing positive for the virus.  Hanks has been […]