Covid 19 death toll passes 150,000…

Georgia, Arizona, Louisiana, Tennessee, North Carolina, Alabama, South Carolina and Illinois all reported more than 10,000 cases in the last week. Only one state – Arizona – has seen its case counts decline for two consecutive weeks, albeit after reaching a zenith in June and early July that put it on par with the worst hot spots across the world.

Georgia, Arizona, Louisiana, Tennessee, North Carolina, Alabama, South Carolina and Illinois all reported more than 10,000 cases in the last week. Only one state – Arizona – has seen its case counts decline for two consecutive weeks, albeit after reaching a zenith in June and early July that put it on par with the worst hot spots across the world.

My county on the west side of Atlanta has no hospital beds of any kind and all ambulances are being diverted to other facilities. Where, I have no idea as all hospitals are near capacity.

USPS to hand over NSA’s to Treasury as part of loan agreement…

The United States Postal Service will provide Treasury copies of its 10 largest “negotiated service agreements,” or contracts with high-volume third-party shippers such as Amazon, FedEx and UPS in exchange for 10 billion dollars of emergency relief.