Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro downplays the COVID-19 pandemic saying "its not all its being made out to be"
- New study shows western Antarctica once swampy with temperate forests 93-83 million years ago during Cretaceous period, according to Alfred Wegener Institute
- Record 6.6 million Americans filed claims for unemployment in last week according to the US Department of Labor, 10 million over 2 weeks
- Spain's death toll passes 10,000 (10003), as it posts a record single-day rise of 950 deaths
- Sergio Rossi, Italian shoe designer, dies of COVID-19 complications at 84