Mosquito bite warning as Japanese encephalitis virus claims first life in VIC | 9 News Australia

The Federal Health Department is warning Australians to protect themselves from mosquitoes after Japanese encephalitis virus was contracted locally for the first time. It comes after the outbreak claimed its first life, with an autopsy confirming a man in his 60s died from the mosquito-borne disease in the state’s north two weeks ago. Subscribe and… Continue reading Mosquito bite warning as Japanese encephalitis virus claims first life in VIC | 9 News Australia

IN FULL: NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian announces new restrictions after 239 local cases | ABC News

NSW authorities have tightened restrictions in 8 Sydney LGAs, following today’s record number of new COVID infections. Residents in those LGAs must now wear a mask when outdoors, and they’re also limited to moving within 5 kms of their home. Read more: Subscribe: ABC News provides around the clock coverage of news events as they… Continue reading IN FULL: NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian announces new restrictions after 239 local cases | ABC News

Sydney’s west in spotlight as case numbers grow | Coronavirus | 9 News Australia

Sydney’s west is in the spotlight after a rise in COVID-19 case numbers as a new vaccine hub opens in Macquarie Fields. Subscribe and 🔔: | Get more breaking news at 9News.com.au: Join 9News for the latest in news and events that affect you in your local city, as well as news from across Australia… Continue reading Sydney’s west in spotlight as case numbers grow | Coronavirus | 9 News Australia

This Chicago-area zoo is helping raise a baby: Whitney the wallaby

After a baby wallaby’s mother got sick at the Brookfield Zoo with a potentially life-threatening infection, specialists stepped in to help raise her. Caretakers Paul Eberhart and Maggie Chardell do everything from bottle feeding to carrying her in a pouch. Adriana Diaz reports. “CBS Evening News with Norah O’Donnell” delivers the latest news and original… Continue reading This Chicago-area zoo is helping raise a baby: Whitney the wallaby

Sydney COVID-19 death, Victoria lockdown decision | Coronavirus | 9 News Australia

A Sydney family is mourning the death of a 38-year-old woman who died from COVID-19. Victoria’s COVID-19 lockdown restrictions are “likely” to lift from Tuesday midnight despite concerns of a super-spreading event at anti-lockdown protests. Subscribe and 🔔: | Get more breaking news at 9News.com.au: 0:00 Sydney’s latest vaccine hub 1:09 Sydney COVID-19 death 1:42… Continue reading Sydney COVID-19 death, Victoria lockdown decision | Coronavirus | 9 News Australia

New floods devastate Belgium, Meteor lights up Norway sky | 9 News Australia

A clean-up effort is underway in Belgium after heavy rain hits the country for the second time in a week. Incredible footage has been captured of a meteor lighting up the sky in southern Norway. Subscribe and 🔔: | Get more breaking news at 9News.com.au: 0:00 Belgium floods 0:16 Train tragedy avoided in India 0:35… Continue reading New floods devastate Belgium, Meteor lights up Norway sky | 9 News Australia

NSW records 145 local COVID-19 cases | Coronavirus | 9 News Australia

Subscribe and 🔔: | New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian announced the state has recorded 145 cases of COVID-19 to 8pm last night, with 51 of those cases infectious while in the community. Ms Berejiklian said updates about how NSW would proceed following the proposed July 31 lockdown end would be provided in the next… Continue reading NSW records 145 local COVID-19 cases | Coronavirus | 9 News Australia