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Ex-Pentagon chief Jim Mattis says Trump trying to divide America

June 4, 2020 11:20:01 am

Former US defence secretary Jim Mattis has accused President Donald Trump of seeking to divide the country. Mattis had in the past said it would be inappropriate for him to condemn a sitting president.

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Trump questions render Trudeau speechless for 21 seconds

June 3, 2020 2:03:15 pm

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau who is usually quick to answer, paused and struggled to come up with the right words when asked about Trump calling for military action against protesters and the use of tear gas for a photo opportunity.

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Experimental COVID-19 test detects coronavirus in 10 minutes: Study

May 30, 2020 6:23:39 pm

According to the scientists, the test uses a highly specific molecule attached to gold nanoparticles to detect a particular protein that is part of the genetic sequence unique to the novel coronavirus. When this biosensor binds to the gene sequence, the study said the gold nanoparticles respond by turning the liquid reagent from purple to blue.

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Biden speaks of racial ‘open wound,’ contrasting with Trump

May 30, 2020 3:48:38 pm

As the country endures another spasm of racial unrest, the central premise of Biden's campaign is being tested. Biden is responding by positioning himself as an empathetic counter to Trump, who often struggles to convey emotion or connect on a personal level during moments of crisis.

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Trump calls Minneapolis protesters ‘thugs,’ vows action

May 29, 2020 8:30:49 pm

Trump tweeted after protesters torched a Minneapolis police station, capping three days of violent protests US over the death of George Floyd, who pleaded for air as a white police officer knelt on his neck.

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Social distancing norms of 6 ft insufficient, virus can travel nearly 20 ft: Study

May 27, 2020 8:51:20 pm

The researchers warned that the current pandemic may not stop in the summer of the northern hemisphere without proper intervention since there is an increasing chance of aerosol transmission in these parts of the world. The study noted that in hot and dry weather, respiratory droplets more easily evaporate into aerosol particles capable of long-range transmission.

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Congress weighs choice: ‘Go big’ on virus aid or hit ‘pause’

May 26, 2020 3:25:39 pm

As negotiations develop on Capitol Hill, the coronavirus response offers Congress an opportunity to shape the country's post-pandemic future but also carries the risk of repeating mistakes of past crises, including the 2008-09 recession, that history does not easily forget.

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Trump declares churches ‘essential,’ calls on them to reopen

May 23, 2020 4:30:57 pm

Following Trump's announcement, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new guidelines for communities of faith on how to safely reopen, including recommendations to limit the size of gatherings and consider holding services outdoors or in large, well-ventilated areas.

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Biden says he doesn’t see a V-shaped recovery for U.S. economy

May 22, 2020 8:59:57 pm

“The vast majority of American people suffering right now, they don’t measure their public health, their physical security and their economy stability based on the market,” he said.

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Biden accuser’s life marred by abuse and financial hardship

May 22, 2020 5:59:36 pm

The accusation made against Joe Biden publicly for the first time in March, has revived difficult questions about how to evaluate allegations of assault in the era of #MeToo. It also has drawn intense scrutiny to the woman's life story.

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Coronavirus vaccine from Moderna shows early signs of viral immune response

May 19, 2020 7:21:04 am

Moderna shares surged as much as 30% in New York, hitting an all-time intraday high of $87. Broader markets rose as well, with the S&P 500 gaining 3.1% as the confident tone on vaccine candidates from Moderna, the University of Oxford and China added to confidence that scientists have the tools to stop the virus.

Spike in hate crime against Asian-Americans amid COVID-19 pandemic: US senators

Internal US document projects 3,000 deaths per day by June 1

May 5, 2020 5:24:45 pm

By Monday, more than 1.2 million Americans tested positive for the COVID-19 and the total number of fatalities increased to more than 69,000.

Biden pressed to choose a black woman as his running mate

May 5, 2020 4:45:27 pm

Black voters and leaders argue that Biden's success "and that of the Democratic Party as a whole" depends on black people turning out to vote in November. They want a tangible return for their loyalty, not just a thank you for showing up on Election Day.

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Trump hopes COVID deaths will be below 100,000

May 2, 2020 7:01:03 pm

Trump's predictions of the expected U.S. death toll have changed over time, and he repeatedly has used high estimates to make the case that his administration's actions, especially his decision to restrict travel from China, have saved lives.

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US commits over $775 million to help other countries fight COVID-19: US State Dept

May 2, 2020 5:43:10 pm

According to a fact sheet released by the US State Department on Friday, the over USD 775 million assistance is specifically aimed at helping governments, international organisations, and NGOs to fight the pandemic.

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Wall Street pulls back as dismal economic data piles higher

April 30, 2020 10:21:03 pm

Stocks are pulling back on Wall Street as more grim news piles up about the economic damage caused the coronavirus outbreak.

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Over 200,000 H-1B workers could lose legal status by June

April 29, 2020 8:37:05 pm

H-1B visas are tied to a specific location and employer who commits to paying the recipient a minimum salary. Furloughing recipients, reducing their wages, and in some cases allowing them to work from home violates visa requirements.

COVID-19: Signs of progress in US as deaths decrease in New York, New Jersey

As US states ease restrictions, projected coronavirus death toll rises

April 28, 2020 9:55:07 pm

The outbreak could take more than 74,000 U.S. lives by August, compared with an earlier forecast of 67,000, according to the University of Washington’s predictive model.

Another 103 sailors from US carrier test positive for coronavirus

US Navy wants to reinstate fired captain of coronavirus-hit aircraft carrier – sources

April 25, 2020 6:08:32 pm

The Navy's leadership made the recommendation to reinstate Captain Brett Crozier to Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Friday, just three weeks after Crozier was relieved of command after the leak of a letter he wrote calling on the Navy for stronger measures to protect the crew.

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11,000 deaths: Ravaged nursing homes plead for more testing

April 24, 2020 5:20:34 pm

An industry group says only about a third of the 15,000 nursing homes in the US have ready access to tests that can help isolate the sick and stop the spread.

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China ‘will pay a price’ for causing ‘huge challenge’ for global economy, says Pompeo

April 24, 2020 4:46:34 pm

China has come under increasing pressure from nations across the world, including the US, over the lack of transparency in its handling of the coronavirus pandemic, which has so far claimed more than 190,870 lives globally.

COVID-19: Signs of progress in US as deaths decrease in New York, New Jersey

26 million have sought US jobless aid since virus hit

April 23, 2020 7:04:40 pm

Economists are forecasting as many as 25 million jobs were lost in April after the economy purged 701,000 positions in March, which was the largest decline in 11 years.

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As people stay home, Earth turns wilder and cleaner

April 22, 2020 6:01:05 pm

Scientists, stuck at home like the rest of us, say they are eager to explore unexpected changes in weeds, insects, weather patterns, noise and light pollution.

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South Texas ER doctor self-isolates in his kids’ treehouse

April 21, 2020 5:12:00 pm

He is among many health care workers who are leaving their homes or or taking other precautions to protect their families after being exposed to the virus.

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China hoarded PPE, selling it at high rates: White House official

April 21, 2020 4:32:01 pm

Peter Navarro, White House Director of Trade and Manufacturing, alleged on Monday that several countries, including India and Brazil, were not having enough PPE because Beijing was hoarding them.