What you need to know about coronavirus today

This year has upended so much in modern life that even New Year's Eve celebrations tonight will be different, downscaled or canceled due to Covid-19 precautions. From London to Rio de Janeiro, large firework displays have been substituted with special at-home broadcasts. Australian police will conduct spot checks of New Year's Eve parties in New South Wales, while Delhi has installed a curfew to limit celebrations. There are, however, some outliers: Everything is go in Dubai -- with health and safety measures in place.

What you need to know about coronavirus today
This year has upended so much in modern life that even New Year's Eve celebrations tonight will be different, downscaled or canceled due to Covid-19 precautions. From London to Rio de Janeiro, large firework displays have been substituted with special at-home broadcasts. Australian police will conduct spot checks of New Year's Eve parties in New South Wales, while Delhi has installed a curfew to limit celebrations. There are, however, some outliers: Everything is go in Dubai -- with health and safety measures in place.