Miguel Algarín, poet, professor and a founder of New York City's beloved Nuyorican Poets Café performance space, has died. Algarín died Monday at a Manhattan hospital from sepsis, said Daniel Gallant, executive director of the Nuyorican Poets Café. Born in Puerto Rico, Algarín and his family came to New York City when he was a child.
The Pakistan cricket team have had their exemption to train during managed isolation in Christchurch withdrawn due to several members of the squad testing positive for the novel coronavirus, New Zealand's Ministry of Health said on Friday. Eight members of the 53-strong Pakistan squad have tested positive for the virus since arriving in New Zealand. "I have very carefully considered this situation," Director-General of Health Ashley Bloomfield said in a statement.