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Judge lifts Texas abortion ban pegged to coronavirus pandemic

Judge lifts Texas abortion ban pegged to coronavirus pandemic

3 minutes ago   |   Politico

A federal judge on Monday lifted Texas' restriction on abortion during the coronavirus pandemic in a decision that could have repercussions for several Republican-led states...
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Trump falsely claimed that expanding voting access would lead to a Republican never being elected in America again

Trump falsely claimed that expanding voting access would lead to a Republican never being elected in America again

26 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

In a Monday morning interview on "Fox & Friends," Trump said that congressional Republicans opposed expanding voting access in the coronavirus stimulus package because it would...
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MSNBC's Brian Williams on Congressman Don Young: Too Little, Too Late for Alaskans?

MSNBC's Brian Williams on Congressman Don Young: Too Little, Too Late for Alaskans?

43 minutes ago   |   DCCC

Williams: “The problem is two weeks ago downplayed the crisis at a Senior Center , calling this highly contagious disease a ‘beer virus', whatever that means. He then told the...
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Will Washington Republicans Drop Their Attacks On Health Care Of Jobless Americans?

43 minutes ago   |   DCCC

The latest report showed 3.3 million initial unemployment claims - the largest in history Following last week's Department of Labor report showing a record-breaking 3 million...
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LIVE UPDATES: Wisconsin will still hold April 7 election, Cuomo hits back at Trump

LIVE UPDATES: Wisconsin will still hold April 7 election, Cuomo hits back at Trump

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

We'll keep this page updated with the biggest coronavirus headlines of the day. Check back for updates. Here's the latest: Wisconsin officials are moving full-speed-ahead with...
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Murphy: New Jersey gun stores will be allowed to reopen

Murphy: New Jersey gun stores will be allowed to reopen

2 hours ago   |   Politico

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday that gun shops are now considered essential businesses and can remain open during the coronavirus pandemic. The governor's...
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Trump just comes out and says it: The GOP is hurt when it's easier to vote

4 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Democrats "had levels of voting" in their stimulus proposal, Trump said, "that if you ever agreed to it, you'd never have a Republican elected in this country again."
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Trump Admits That Republicans Would Never Win Another Election Under Coronavirus Voting Reform

4 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

Trump admitted that if the voting pushed by Democrats in the coronavirus bill were enacted, Republicans wouldn't win another election.
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A US senator is calling for an investigation into China's handling of the coronavirus, and wants Beijing to pay for damages

A US senator is calling for an investigation into China's handling of the coronavirus, and wants Beijing to pay for damages

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Sen. Josh Hawley, a Missouri Republican, is calling for an international investigation into the Chinese government's handling of the coronavirus. He also said the international...
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Maryland's Republican governor issues stay-at-home order to fight coronavirus

Maryland's Republican governor issues stay-at-home order to fight coronavirus

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   7 articles

Maryland is now under a stay-at-home order after the state saw a rapid escalation in COVID-19 cases. The order takes effect 8 p.m. on Monday night. People are only allowed to...
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Macy's to furlough 130,000 workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

Macy's to furlough 130,000 workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

Following numerous closures of offices and stores this year, Macy's announced Monday it will furlough 130,000 people. Read more ...

Dollar General announces discount for medical workers, guardsmen and first...

Dollar General announces discount for medical workers, guardsmen and first responders

Dollar General announced Monday that its stores will provide medical personnel, first responders and activated National Guardsmen with a 10 percent discount on qualifying... Read more ...

Corona heist? Van Gogh painting stolen overnight from Dutch museum

Corona heist? Van Gogh painting stolen overnight from Dutch museum

A painting by Dutch master Vincent van Gogh has been stolen from a museum in the Netherlands closed due to Covid-19. The piece was on temporary loan, with officials of both... Read more ...

Chicago chef starts effort to help laid-off food workers

Chicago chef starts effort to help laid-off food workers

Celebrity chef Rick Bayless launches an effort to help restaurant workers who have been laid off during the coronavirus outbreak. Read more ...

'I Love Rock and Roll' co-writer Alan Merrill dies of coronavirus complications

'I Love Rock and Roll' co-writer Alan Merrill dies of coronavirus complications

Alan Merrill - who co-wrote the song “I Love Rock and Roll" that became a signature hit for fellow rocker Joan Jett - died Sunday in New York of complications from the coronavirus. Read more ...

Officials confirm new 2021 dates for Olympic Games

Officials confirm new 2021 dates for Olympic Games

Last week, the IOC and Japanese organizers postponed the Olympics until 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Coronavirus in NY: State sees spike of 250 deaths, with 66,000 now infected

Coronavirus in NY: State sees spike of 250 deaths, with 66,000 now infected

The coronavirus' toll on New York soared to frightening new heights on Monday, including a spike of more than 250 deaths, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said. Read more ...

Indiana recruiting medical students, retired doctors to help during COVID-19...

Indiana recruiting medical students, retired doctors to help during COVID-19 surge

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb signed an executive order Monday making sweeping healthcare-related changes in preparation for an expected surge in coronavirus cases. Read more ...

Florida officials seek arrest for megachurch pastor that held Sunday service...

Florida officials seek arrest for megachurch pastor that held Sunday service in front of packed crowd

A live stream of Sunday's three-and-a-half-hour church service showed scores of congregants. Read more ...

32% unemployment and 47 million out of work: The Fed just issued an alarming...

32% unemployment and 47 million out of work: The Fed just issued an alarming forecast for next quarter as coronavirus continues to spread

More than 47 million Americans could lose their jobs in the second quarter amid the coronavirus pandemic, sending the unemployment rate to 32%, according to a recent study from... Read more ...