EU budget won't be corona-era Marshall Plan

EU BUDGET WON'T BE CORONA-ERA MARSHALL PLAN

Don't count on a new Marshall Plan to save the EU. In recent days, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has repeatedly...

Congressional campaigns brace for fundraising disaster

CONGRESSIONAL CAMPAIGNS BRACE FOR FUNDRAISING DISASTER

Coronavirus is about to hit the 2020 battle for Congress, starting with campaign bank accounts. The global pandemic - and the ensuing...

 
 
 
Governors see possible 'flattening' of the curve in latest coronavirus data

GOVERNORS SEE POSSIBLE 'FLATTENING' OF THE CURVE IN LATEST CORONAVIRUS DATA

The number of coronavirus infections and deaths continue to mount across the United States, but governors in some of the nation's hotspots...

Obama touts Elizabeth Warren's coronavirus recovery proposals

OBAMA TOUTS ELIZABETH WARREN'S CORONAVIRUS RECOVERY PROPOSALS

Former President Barack Obama on Monday offered high praise for Sen. Elizabeth Warren, endorsing the former presidential candidate's...

 
 
 
Senate Intel Russia probe enters homestretch with key unanimous approval

SENATE INTEL RUSSIA PROBE ENTERS HOMESTRETCH WITH KEY UNANIMOUS APPROVAL

The Senate Intelligence Committee last month unanimously approved for release a key portion of the panel's ongoing review of Russia's...

In a first, U.S. slaps sanctions on Russian white supremacists

IN A FIRST, U.S. SLAPS SANCTIONS ON RUSSIAN WHITE SUPREMACISTS

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration on Monday designated a Russian white supremacist group a terrorist organization and hit its members...

 
 
 
Boris Johnson moved to intensive care with Covid-19

BORIS JOHNSON MOVED TO INTENSIVE CARE WITH COVID-19

LONDON - Boris Johnson was moved to intensive care in hospital on Monday evening, 24 hours after being admitted with Covid-19. A No....

Schumer taps Warren aide for new coronavirus oversight commission

SCHUMER TAPS WARREN AIDE FOR NEW CORONAVIRUS OVERSIGHT COMMISSION

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer will appoint Bharat Ramamurti, a former Elizabeth Warren aide, to a newly created panel meant...

 
 
 
Rutgers-Camden coronavirus tracker suggests New Jersey curve starting to flatten

RUTGERS-CAMDEN CORONAVIRUS TRACKER SUGGESTS NEW JERSEY CURVE STARTING TO FLATTEN

A new coronavirus tracker prepared by Rutgers University-Camden researcher Sarah Allred suggests the curve of coronavirus-related deaths...

Kaine blasts Navy leader's 'completely inappropriate' comments on fired captain

KAINE BLASTS NAVY LEADER'S 'COMPLETELY INAPPROPRIATE' COMMENTS ON FIRED CAPTAIN

Sen. Tim Kaine slammed acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly today over the Navy leader's criticism of the captain of the aircraft carrier...

 
 
 
Lawmakers fight for a piece of coronavirus ‘9/11 commission'

LAWMAKERS FIGHT FOR A PIECE OF CORONAVIRUS ‘9/11 COMMISSION'

A bipartisan traffic jam is forming to demand a painstaking investigation into the missteps and policy holes that led to a massive...

New York City prepares for temporary burials of coronavirus victims

NEW YORK CITY PREPARES FOR TEMPORARY BURIALS OF CORONAVIRUS VICTIMS

NEW YORK - New York City may soon have to conduct temporary burials of coronavirus victims as the death toll overwhelms morgues and...

 
 
 
Former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen calls U.S. economic downturn a "devastating hit"

FORMER FEDERAL RESERVE CHAIR JANET YELLEN CALLS U.S. ECONOMIC DOWNTURN A "DEVASTATING HIT"

Former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Monday called the coronavirus' economic toll a “huge, unprecedented, devastating hit." Yellen...

California sends 500 ventilators back to national stockpile

CALIFORNIA SENDS 500 VENTILATORS BACK TO NATIONAL STOCKPILE

OAKLAND - California is loaning 500 ventilators to states like New York where the coronavirus is exacting a deeper toll, Gov. Gavin...

 
 
 
Britain's ‘woke' queen

BRITAIN'S ‘WOKE' QUEEN

LONDON - The queen only needed 525 words for her national address on the coronavirus pandemic. But her message to the U.K. could be...

Chris Cuomo, Stay in Bed

CHRIS CUOMO, STAY IN BED

Everyone is rooting for Chris Cuomo. Ever since he tested positive for Covid-19, the CNN anchor has been broadcasting regularly from...

 
 
 
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

President Donald Trump's fourth chief of staff relinquished a safe seat in Congress and agreed to join the White House in early March,...

What Europe is buying during quarantine

WHAT EUROPE IS BUYING DURING QUARANTINE

BRUSSELS - It's not just toilet paper. Italians are loading up on packaged mandarins, people in France are gorging themselves on chicken...

 
 
 
Atkinson: Trump fired me because I handled whistleblower complaint properly

ATKINSON: TRUMP FIRED ME BECAUSE I HANDLED WHISTLEBLOWER COMPLAINT PROPERLY

The intelligence community watchdog removed abruptly late Friday by President Donald Trump says he believes Trump ousted him because...

Boris Johnson admitted to hospital for coronavirus

BORIS JOHNSON ADMITTED TO HOSPITAL FOR CORONAVIRUS

LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to a hospital for tests on Sunday night, 10 days after testing positive...

 
 
 



Police recover body of Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean; search for son to continue

Police recover body of Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean; search for son to continue

The Maryland Natural Resources Police announced Monday the body of former Maryland Lt. Gov. Kathleen Kennedy Townsend's daughter was recovered, while the search for her... Read more ...

President Trump and Joe Biden speak by phone about coronavirus outbreak

President Trump and Joe Biden speak by phone about coronavirus outbreak

The president said Biden offered suggestions on how to address the pandemic. Read more ...

Wisconsin Supreme Court rules governor cannot postpone election

Wisconsin Supreme Court rules governor cannot postpone election

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has ruled Gov. Tony Evers cannot postpone Tuesday's primary election. Read more ...

British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

One day after being hospitalized with coronavirus symptoms, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been taken to an intensive care unit after his condition worsened. Read more ...

Wisconsin governor orders delay of Tuesday's election due to coronavirus...

Wisconsin governor orders delay of Tuesday's election due to coronavirus; court challenge expected

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has issued an executive order to delay the state's scheduled Tuesday presidential primary election for two months because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

One day after being hospitalized with coronavirus symptoms, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been taken to an intensive care unit after his condition worsened. Read more ...

British Open canceled until next year as golf schedule reworked due to...

British Open canceled until next year as golf schedule reworked due to coronavirus

Golf will only have three major championships at the most this year. Read more ...

Australia's High Court overturns sexual abuse convictions for George Pell, a...

Australia's High Court overturns sexual abuse convictions for George Pell, a former advisor to Pope Francis and Australia's most senior Catholic cleric

Australia's High Court has overturned Cardinal George Pell's historic conviction for sexual abuse. The 78-year-old previously served as archbishop of Melbourne and was also one... Read more ...

Silver says he does not expect any NBA decisions before May

Silver says he does not expect any NBA decisions before May

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is bracing for several more weeks of uncertainty about the remainder of this halted season, revealing Monday night that he does not expect the... Read more ...

Australian court dismisses top cardinal's sex abuse convictions

Australian court dismisses top cardinal's sex abuse convictions

CANBERRA, Australia - Australia's highest court has dismissed the convictions of the most senior Catholic found guilty of child sex abuse. The High Court Chief Justice Susan... Read more ...