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Gonna stream now! Sylvester Stallone is hosting a livestream of ‘Rocky’ on Facebook tonight for COVID charity

Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/WireImage (NEW YORK) — For those of you who’ve wished they could watch Rocky with the Italian Stallion himself, wish no more: Sylvester Stallone is hosting an online watch party of his Oscar-winning film on Facebook this evening.  At 7 p.m. Eastern time, you’ll be able to watch and chat along with Sly live on movie studio MGM’s Facebook page — …

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Global COVID-19 infections now exceed five million

onurdongel/iStock(NEW YORK) — The number of confirmed COVID-19 infections worldwide has now exceeded five million, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University.  That increase represents a jump of 106,000 cases in 24 hours, which is the largest single-day increase since the pandemic first originated in Wuhan, China, said WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus in a Wednesday statement.  The number of …

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Korean soccer team fills empty stadium with WHAT amid COVID-19 pandemic?

JUNG YEON-JE/AFP via Getty Images(SEOUL) — What could possibly be wrong with a soccer stadium full of polite fans, tastefully dressed in their home team’s respective colors, wearing masks and practicing proper social distancing?  Nothing — unless they’re sex dolls. That stunt drew South Korea’s FC Seoul soccer club a fine of $81,410 from the Korea Professional Football League on Wednesday — the most the …

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COVID-19 cases spike worldwide in highest one-day increase

iStock/ffikretow  (WASHINGTON, D.C.) — Over the span of 24 hours, the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases across the globe jumped by 106,000.  That is the singular largest day increase since the pandemic first originated in Wuhan, China, says WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus in a Wednesday statement.  Roughly two thirds of all the new cases originated in four separate countries. Dr. Ghebreyesus also said …

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