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New York postpones Democratic primary amid coronavirus outbreak, the eleventh state to do so

7 hours ago   |   CNBC

During a press briefing, Cuomo said he would issue an executive order to delay the vote, aligning it with the congressional and legislative primaries in New York.
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She Said Virus Coverage Was to Hurt Trump. Now, a Parting

She Said Virus Coverage Was to Hurt Trump. Now, a Parting

13 hours ago   |   Newser

Two weeks ago, Trish Regan's Fox Business show went on "hiatus" after remarks she made dismissing the coronavirus as an "impeachment scam" hyped up by Democrats to make...
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The $2 trillion coronavirus rescue package is more than double the size of Obama's stimulus plan - but it may only salvage the economy for a few months

The $2 trillion coronavirus rescue package is more than double the size of Obama's stimulus plan - but it may only salvage the economy for a few months

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Republicans and Democrats put together a colossal $2 trillion economic relief package that provides emergency aid to both workers and businesses hard hit by the coronavirus...
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As virus threatens, U.S. embraces big government, for now

14 hours ago   |   Reuters

It may, as House Majority Leader and Maryland Democrat Steny Hoyer said on Friday, be out of love that the United States agreed to shut down much of its economy to stop a viral...
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Little applause due Democrats on stimulus bill

16 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

President Trump on Friday signed a $2.2 trillion economic rescue package into law, after Congress finally reached a compromise and passed it. It must be said, Trump was...
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Trump again demands governors 'be appreciative' of his coronavirus response and says Pence shouldn't call 'the woman from Michigan,' Gov. Gretchen Whitmer

Trump again demands governors 'be appreciative' of his coronavirus response and says Pence shouldn't call 'the woman from Michigan,' Gov. Gretchen Whitmer

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Donald Trump demanded that governors show deference to the administration during the coronavirus crisis, saying, "I want them to be appreciative." Trump has sparred with a...
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Charges dropped for topless protesters at Sanders NV rally

1 day ago   |   Star Tribune

Criminal charges have been dropped in Nevada against three topless protesters who were arrested at a rally for Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders in Carson City in...
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Trump snubbed Pelosi by not inviting her to signing of the historic, $2 trillion coronavirus bill she helped negotiate

Trump snubbed Pelosi by not inviting her to signing of the historic, $2 trillion coronavirus bill she helped negotiate

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

President Donald Trump did not invite House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, or any Democrats, to the signing of the historic $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill. The bill, which Pelosi...
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Ilhan Omar and Bernie Sanders are demanding that Amazon come up with a safety plan for workers as online orders soar amid coronavirus

Ilhan Omar and Bernie Sanders are demanding that Amazon come up with a safety plan for workers as online orders soar amid coronavirus

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Democratic lawmakers Rep. Ilhan Omar and Sen. Bernie Sanders demanded that Amazon take steps to protect its warehouse workers in a letter published Friday. Amazon's US sales...
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House passes $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill, which includes direct payments to Americans and business loans

House passes $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill, which includes direct payments to Americans and business loans

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   9 articles

The House passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security, or CARES, Act on Friday, sending the bill to the White House for President Donald Trump to unleash $2...
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'My big fear is being carried off this ship in a box instead of walking...

'My big fear is being carried off this ship in a box instead of walking off': An elderly veteran couple trapped aboard coronavirus-stricken cruise says US should help

Four passengers aboard the MS Zaandam, a Holland America Line cruise ship stricken with coronavirus, have died ; the ship has two more confirmed COVID-19 cases. The remaining... Read more ...

The FDA has approved emergency use of a new coronavirus test that delivers...

The FDA has approved emergency use of a new coronavirus test that delivers positive results in 5 minutes and negative results in 13

Abbott Laboratories announced Friday that the FDA approved the emergency use of its new Abbott ID NOW COVID-19 test, which can deliver positive test results for the novel... Read more ...

Coronavirus Relief Money Will Be Coming Soon

Coronavirus Relief Money Will Be Coming Soon

Your relief money from the government is now officially in the works. President Trump signed the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus measure at the White House late Friday... Read more ...

House to pass $2 trillion coronavirus package after chaotic sprint to D.C

House to pass $2 trillion coronavirus package after chaotic sprint to D.C

The House is on track to pass a sweeping, $2 trillion coronavirus relief package Friday that will provide immediate assistance to workers, small businesses and major industries... Read more ...

Trump reportedly called former Yankees player Alex Rodriguez to ask for his...

Trump reportedly called former Yankees player Alex Rodriguez to ask for his thoughts on handling the coronavirus outbreak

President Donald Trump called the former baseball player Alex Rodriguez for his thoughts on the administration's response to the coronavirus outbreak, ABC News reported Friday... Read more ...

After delaying, Trump finally uses the Defense Production Act to require...

After delaying, Trump finally uses the Defense Production Act to require General Motors to help with coronavirus response

After delaying for days, President Donald Trump activated the Defense Production Act to require General Motors to help produce ventilators for the nation's coronavirus... Read more ...

House passes historic $2 trillion aid package hoping to curb COVID-19's...

House passes historic $2 trillion aid package hoping to curb COVID-19's economic impact

The legislation now heads to President Donald Trump's desk where he is expected to sign it. Read more ...

Don't call the $2 trillion coronavirus bill a stimulus, call it a rescue...

Don't call the $2 trillion coronavirus bill a stimulus, call it a rescue - and we're going to need a lot more of it

The $2 trillion coronavirus bill Congress is set to pass this week is not a stimulus, it is a rescue package. It is not meant to bolster the American economy, it's meant to... Read more ...

Panama Canal blocks Holland America cruise ship with 138 ill crew members...

Panama Canal blocks Holland America cruise ship with 138 ill crew members and passengers, and 2 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on board

The MS Zaandam, a Holland America cruise ship dealing with an outbreak of respiratory illness onboard, will be barred from entering the Panama Canal, according to a Panama... Read more ...

Trump is attacking GM on Twitter after the White House suddenly pulled out...

Trump is attacking GM on Twitter after the White House suddenly pulled out of a deal that the automaker would help produce ventilators

President Donald Trump attacked General Motors on Twitter over a reportedly failed deal to buy much needed ventilators amid the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. He also demanded... Read more ...