Rosneft sells Venezuelan assets to Russia after U.S. sanctions ramp up (Monday 30 March, 2020)
Russia’s largest oil producer, Rosneft (ROSN.MM), said on Saturday it had terminated operations in Venezuela and sold the assets linked to its operations in the South American nation to an unnamed company owned by the Russian government.
Moscow initiates coronavirus lockdown, requires ‘special pass’ to leave homes (Monday 30 March, 2020)
Moscow has ordered citizens to self-isolate starting Monday, despite the Russian government’s claims that the country is not facing a coronavirus epidemic.
Missionary dies, 2 missionaries injured in car crash in the Dominican Republic (Monday 30 March, 2020)
A Latter-day Saint missionary died Saturday afternoon in a car crash that injured two other missionaries in the Dominican Republic.
White House-led airlift of urgently needed medical supplies arrives in New York (Monday 30 March, 2020)
A planeload of desperately needed medical supplies arrived in New York from China on Sunday, the first in a series of flights over the next 30 days organized by the White House to help fight the coronavirus, a White House official said.
LDS missionary serving in Mexico City tests positive for COVID-19 (Monday 30 March, 2020)
A church missionary serving in the Mexico City mission tested positive for COVID-19, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced in a statement Friday.
Video: Joy and peace can be found regardless of what is happening, President Nelson teaches (Monday 30 March, 2020)
“When the focus of our lives is on Jesus Christ and His gospel, we can feel joy regardless of what is happening — or not happening — in our lives,” said President Russell M. Nelson.
Updated General Handbook chapters released for Aaronic Priesthood quorums, Young Women and Primary (Monday 30 March, 2020)
Continuing to update the new General Handbook, the Church recently published revisions to chapters concerning Aaronic Priesthood quorums, Young Women and Primary.
Food Bank collects large donation from Mormon Church (Monday 30 March, 2020)
The Klamath-Lake County Food Bank is receiving a large donation which includes 24 pallets (42,000 lbs.) of assorted canned goods coming from Latter-day Saint Charities, in Salt Lake City, Utah, according to a news release.
Trump expands federal coronavirus guidelines through April 30 (Monday 30 March, 2020)
President Donald Trump on Sunday announced that the White House would extend its guidelines to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak through April 30.
Trump issues major disaster declaration for DC over coronavirus (Monday 30 March, 2020)
President Trump on Sunday issued a major disaster declaration for Washington, D.C., as the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread in the city and the country.