Articles Tagged 'Coronavirus'
Italy Reports Leveling Off of Virus Deaths, New Cases
Italy reported 760 deaths from the coronavirus Thursday as the number of fatalities rose again after three weeks of nationwide lockdown.
The toll over the… READ MORE
Gov. J.B. Pritzker enlists Illinois celebrities to encourage residents to stay home as state announces 16 more deaths, 715 new cases of coronavirus
Saying he’s “nearly exhausted every avenue available” to slow the spread of the new coronavirus, Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Thursday announced a celebrity-filled promotional campaign… READ MORE
Gov. Bill Lee orders Tennesseans to stay at home as state continues to fight spread of coronavirus
Gov. Bill Lee on Thursday ordered Tennesseans to stay home amid growing concerns that residents were not heeding his earlier call to do their part… READ MORE
Martha McSally calls on WHO director to resign
Sen. Martha McSally is calling on the World Health Organization director general to step down over what she deems his assistance in covering up China’s… READ MORE
Coronavirus crisis raises specter of civil unrest, experts say
The United States has yet to see civil unrest, but looting and rioting are possible as the pandemic sets in for the long haul, according… READ MORE
Trump warns against ‘endless, partisan investigations’ after Pelosi creates coronavirus oversight panel
President Trump warned against “partisan investigations” of his administration as it works to stem the spread of the coronavirus.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced on… READ MORE
Russia sending plane filled with medical equipment to US amid coronavirus pandemic
Russia is sending a plane filled with medical equipment to the United States to help fight the coronavirus following a phone conversation between President Trump… READ MORE
San Francisco order bans reusable bags from grocery stores in effort to fight coronavirus
San Francisco, one of the cities hardest-hit by the coronavirus, banned reusable shopping bags Wednesday in a set of beefed-up social distancing protocols as part… READ MORE
Pelosi pushes ‘SALT shakeup’ stimulus that could reduce her tax bill and enrich her wealthy district
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is pushing for a new stimulus bill that would roll back the state and local tax deduction (SALT), a proposal… READ MORE
Schiff wants coronavirus commission to investigate federal response to pandemic
Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff suggested the creation of a commission to examine the federal government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic that has sickened thousands of… READ MORE