Global Coronavirus Death Toll Now Exceeds 11,500

Hospitals struggle to cope in Italy, bars and restaurants in the U.K. have been closed, and the European Union allows member states to spend as much as they need to combat the virus.

Thailand Allegedly Considering Moving Capital

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha is possibly considering moving the capital city to outer Bangkok, hoping to reduce crowding, avoid rising sea levels, and reduce traffic congestion and smog levels, but comment may have been an off-the-cuff remark.