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The task for Trump's fourth chief of staff: Control a crisis and save a presidency

The task for Trump's fourth chief of staff: Control a crisis and save a presidency

4 hours ago   |   Politico

President Donald Trump's fourth chief of staff relinquished a safe seat in Congress and agreed to join the White House in early March, when the unemployment rate sat at a...
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What A Fourth Coronavirus Relief Bill Could Look Like

4 hours ago   |   FOX News

As coronavirus cases climb, so does the number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits - last week breaking a record for the second week in a row. Charles Payne the...
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Partisan games: Congress, unite behind COVID-19 relief, not party advantage

5 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

With the economy in cardiac arrest and a pandemic threatening to overwhelm the health-care system, millions of Americans are asking: When can things get back to “normal”? Good...
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Atkinson: Trump fired me because I handled whistleblower complaint properly

Atkinson: Trump fired me because I handled whistleblower complaint properly

11 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

The intelligence community watchdog removed abruptly late Friday by President Donald Trump says he believes Trump ousted him because of his evenhanded handling of a...
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Fact check: A timeline of how President Trump responded to the coronavirus

Fact check: A timeline of how President Trump responded to the coronavirus

13 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Governor JB Pritzker have not shied away from criticizing the White House over its response to the coronavirus or calling it inadequate. In Washington...
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Trump just dealt a brutal blow to federal oversight - as Republicans do nothing

13 hours ago   |   NBC News

Trump doesn't acknowledge that checks and balances exist. And as long as Republicans in Congress stand by him, he will continue to do whatever he wants.
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U.S. Military Seeks More Funding for Pacific Region After Pandemic

17 hours ago   |   NY Times

A report delivered to Congress last week called for $20.1 billion in equipment, exercises and defense investments to counter China in 2021 and beyond.
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With Campaigns in Remote Mode, Pandemic Upends Battle for Congress

18 hours ago   |   NY Times

As retail campaigning has become all but impossible amid the public health crisis, candidates tread carefully in an uncertain political environment.
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Film Treasures, Streaming Courtesy of the Library of Congress

21 hours ago   |   NY Times

The astonishment of riches includes up-close looks at our history in hundreds of films. And they're all free.
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OTR: Rep. Clark says Congress has seen mischief during pandemic

OTR: Rep. Clark says Congress has seen mischief during pandemic

21 hours ago   |   WCVB

The congresswoman who represents the 5th District of Massachusetts also discusses the fraud and price gouging she has seen during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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National coronavirus updates: A difficult week ahead as US death toll nears...

National coronavirus updates: A difficult week ahead as US death toll nears 10,000

The U.S. surgeon general said it will be the "hardest and the saddest" week many Americans have ever faced. Read more ...

Bronx Zoo says tiger did not get human coronavirus test

Bronx Zoo says tiger did not get human coronavirus test

The coronavirus test administered to the Bronx Zoo tiger that tested positive for the illness is different from ones given to humans, according to the zoo's chief veterinarian... Read more ...

Dr. Anthony Fauci tests negative for the coronavirus

Dr. Anthony Fauci tests negative for the coronavirus

The nation's top infectious disease expert, Dr. Anthony Fauci, who is also a member of the White House coronavirus task force, has tested negative for the illness, he said... Read more ...

Jamie Dimon tells shareholders he expects the coronavirus to cause a 'bad...

Jamie Dimon tells shareholders he expects the coronavirus to cause a 'bad recession' and 'financial stress similar to the global financial crisis,' at a minimum

Jamie Dimon's annual letter to JPMorgan shareholders was published Monday. In it, the bank's CEO addressed the coronavirus pandemic and the impact it could have on the US... Read more ...

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson hospitalized with coronavirus

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson hospitalized with coronavirus

Johnson's office says he is being admitted for tests because he still has symptoms 10 days after testing positive for the virus. Read more ...

Ireland's prime minister, a former doctor, rejoined the health service and...

Ireland's prime minister, a former doctor, rejoined the health service and will work one shift a week to battle the coronavirus

Ireland's prime minister Leo Varadkar signed back up to his country's medical register in March as the coronavirus outbreak worsened. Varadkar, who holds the office of... Read more ...

There are 669 COVID-19 cases in NH as of Sunday night

There are 669 COVID-19 cases in NH as of Sunday night

Another four dozen coronavirus cases were announced Sunday in New Hampshire. Read more ...

11,510 cases of COVID-19 in Pennsylvania

11,510 cases of COVID-19 in Pennsylvania

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Here's what we know about the bizarre coronavirus conspiracy theory that led...

Here's what we know about the bizarre coronavirus conspiracy theory that led to people setting fire to 5G masts

A bizarre new conspiracy theory links new 5G technology, which will increase mobile connectivity speeds, with the coronavirus outbreak. Believers have reportedly set phone... Read more ...

Japan's Abe Says He Will Declare State Of Emergency As Coronavirus Cases Surge

Japan's Abe Says He Will Declare State Of Emergency As Coronavirus Cases Surge

The prime minister confirmed Monday that he would issue the declaration that allows governors of hard-hit prefectures to issue stay-at-home directives. (Image credit... Read more ...