Coronavirus: Americans flock to beaches on Memorial Day weekend (BBC)

BBC: Coronavirus: Americans flock to beaches on Memorial Day weekend. “Americans have flocked to beaches and lakes for Memorial Day weekend, often flouting restrictions imposed to tackle the coronavirus outbreak. In Florida, state police dispersed an unauthorised gathering of hundreds of people in Daytona Beach on Saturday. In Missouri, bars at the Lake of the Ozarks were packed with revellers, who violated social-distancing rules.”