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Coronavirus payments sent to the dead should be returned, government says

Coronavirus payments sent to the dead should be returned, government says

The Treasury Department described the payments to the dead and those incarcerated as inadvertent. Read full article: Coronavirus payments sent to the dead sh...→

Coronavirus payments sent to the dead should be returned, government says

Coronavirus payments sent to the dead should be returned, government says

The Treasury Department described the payments to the dead and those incarcerated as inadvertent. Read full article: Coronavirus payments sent to the dead sh...→

The Justice Department says a federal grand jury has returned a new indictment a [...]

The Justice Department says a federal grand jury has returned a new indictment against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange that does not include new charges but b [...] Read full article: The Justice Department says a federal gr...→

Atlanta Police Officer: ‘Atlanta Government Has Turned Their Backs On The Atlanta Police Department’

Atlanta Police Officer: ‘Atlanta Government Has Turned Their Backs On The Atlanta Police Department’

"The morale is the lowest it's been in 18 years. This is because of the mayor and DA. The disciplinary policy is not being followed, the officers' actions are [...] Read full article: Atlanta Police Officer: ‘Atlanta Governm...→

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

The federal watchdogs complained in a letter that the Trump administration was limiting their oversight ability. Read full article: Inspectors general ask Congress for help...→

Treasury sec. says no economic shutdown for coronavirus resurgence

Treasury sec. says no economic shutdown for coronavirus resurgence

There are still nearly 1,000 coronavirus-related deaths in the US per day, according to Johns Hopkins University. Read full article: Treasury sec. says no economic shutdown ...→

Potential Biden running mate Harris renews pitch for $2,000 monthly payments during coronavirus pandemic

Potential Biden running mate Harris renews pitch for $2,000 monthly payments during coronavirus pandemic

Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., on Tuesday renewed calls for $2,000 monthly payments to offset the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Potential Biden running mate Harris rene...→

The Coronavirus Shutdowns Devastated Jobs Throughout U.S. Economy Except on Wall Street and in Government

The Coronavirus Shutdowns Devastated Jobs Throughout U.S. Economy Except on Wall Street and in Government

The real estate and building sectors also suffered deep cuts. Unlike hospitality and leisure—where the deepest job cuts came in March—April was the cruelest mo [...] Read full article: The Coronavirus Shutdowns Devastated Job...→

Coronavirus leaves behind 42 percent plunge in emergency department visits: report

Coronavirus leaves behind 42 percent plunge in emergency department visits: report

The decline suggests the pandemic has altered the public's use of emergency departments, the CDC report said. Read full article: Coronavirus leaves behind 42 percent plu...→

Inventor of ventilator used for coronavirus George Weisz dead at 90: report

Inventor of ventilator used for coronavirus George Weisz dead at 90: report

George Weisz, a tinkerer-turned-mechanical engineer who designed a popular ventilator being used to treat the coronavirus, has died in the UK at the age of 90, [...] Read full article: Inventor of ventilator used for coronavi...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

President Donald Trump has acknowledged that 100,000 Americans lives have been lost due to the coronavirus, calling it "a very sad milestone" on Twitter Thursd [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Coronavirus in California: Orange County Sheriff says his department won't enforce mask order

Coronavirus in California: Orange County Sheriff says his department won't enforce mask order

A California sheriff is vowing that his department will look the other way when it comes to enforcing a health order asking residents to wear face coverings in [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in California: Orange County...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Cuomo wears mask as he arrives to meet Trump

Coronavirus government response updates: Cuomo wears mask as he arrives to meet Trump

President Donald Trump is traveling to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Can the government force you to get a coronavirus vaccine?

Can the government force you to get a coronavirus vaccine?

A person can't be vaccinated against their will, but state and federal governments can impose consequences for not doing so. Read full article: Can the government force you to get a co...→

Tony Blair Hits Trump over Coronavirus: Seeks More Global Government

Tony Blair Hits Trump over Coronavirus: Seeks More Global Government

Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has airily dismissed U.S. President Donald Trump's leadership during the Chinese coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Tony Blair Hits Trump over Coronavirus: ...→

Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus Economic Downturn 'with Humility' -- 'Tranches of Cash Payments' If Economy Hasn't Recovered

Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus Economic Downturn 'with Humility' -- 'Tranches of Cash Payments' If Economy Hasn't Recovered

Friday on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) offered his alternative take on the proper path to recovery from the economic downturn caused by the corona [...] Read full article: Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus E...→

Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square Withholds 30% of Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square Withholds 30% of Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's other company, payment processing service Square, is withholding between 20 and 30 percent of the money that merchants receive from c [...] Read full article: Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square W...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

Treasury secretary refuses to disclose recipients of coronavirus aid

Treasury secretary refuses to disclose recipients of coronavirus aid

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is refusing to disclose what businesses received coronavirus aid, insisting on secrecy for a $600 billion-plus loan program f [...] Read full article: Treasury secretary refuses to disclose r...→

To respond to any future coronavirus outbreaks, the federal government has devel [...]

To respond to any future coronavirus outbreaks, the federal government has devel [...]

To respond to any future coronavirus outbreaks, the federal government has developed a six-part strategy, according to Health and Human Services Secretary Alex [...] Read full article: To respond to any future coronavirus out...→

Confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado near 29,000, with more than 1,500 dead

Confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado near 29,000, with more than 1,500 dead

Confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado neared 29,000 Wednesday, with officials tracking outbreaks at 306 facilities, according to the Colorado Department of P [...] Read full article: Confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado ...→

Gohmert: Coronavirus Restrictions Show Americans 'More Tolerant' of Big Government Than in the Past

Gohmert: Coronavirus Restrictions Show Americans 'More Tolerant' of Big Government Than in the Past

Friday, during an interview that aired on Huntsville, AL radio's WVNN, Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) discussed how his East Texas congressional district was handli [...] Read full article: Gohmert: Coronavirus Restrictions Show A...→

Cuomo: 'Good government' all but dead among Capitol Hill Republicans, Trump - amNewYork

Although he claimed his Wednesday meeting with President Donald Trump was not politically driven, Governor Andrew Cuomo issued scathing remarks afterward Read full article: Cuomo: 'Good government' all but dead am...→

US government investigating rising beef prices during coronavirus pandemic

US government investigating rising beef prices during coronavirus pandemic

Prosecutors at the Department of Justice have for “months” been investigating allegations that the meatpacking industry may be coordinating, or manipulating pr [...] Read full article: US government investigating rising beef ...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump tweets states 'should open up ASAP' as death toll nears 100,000

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump tweets states 'should open up ASAP' as death toll nears 100,000

As the U.S. death toll from the novel coronavirus nears 100,000 lives and some areas see new spikes, President Donald Trump has tweeted that "States should ope [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Window to file for government health insurance approaching for coronavirus filers

Window to file for government health insurance approaching for coronavirus filers

Many laid-off workers who lost health insurance in the coronavirus shutdown soon face the first deadlines to qualify for fallback coverage under the Affordable [...] Read full article: Window to file for government health ins...→

Justice Department joins push against Illinois coronavirus restrictions

Justice Department joins push against Illinois coronavirus restrictions

DOJ suggested Gov. Pritzker has exceeded his authority with his stay at home orders, and also sent a warning letter to LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Read full article: Justice Department joins push against Il...→

Life in Arizona has almost returned to normal. A coronavirus surge could send it back.

Life in Arizona has almost returned to normal. A coronavirus surge could send it back.

“If they weren’t coming to me, they’d be going somewhere else,” one bar owner said. “They want to live their life.” Read full article: Life in Arizona has almost returned to n...→

Pennsylvania car show dares government to shut it down over coronavirus rules

Pennsylvania car show dares government to shut it down over coronavirus rules

Show organizers called the state's coronavirus health order "invalid" and said they would "vigorously defend this action" to open their event in court.  Read full article: Pennsylvania car show dares government t...→

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father died on Monday from complications of coronavirus, the congresswoman announced. The Minnesota Democrat released a statement that said N [...] Read full article: Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from...→

Director of Ohio Health Department Steps Down Amid Coronavirus

Director of Ohio Health Department Steps Down Amid Coronavirus

Director of Ohio's Department of Health Dr. Amy Acton resigned on Thursday in the wake of the state's Chinese coronavirus controversy. Read full article: Director of Ohio Health Department Steps...→

Protesters around Florida call for faster payments from Department of Economic Opportunity

Protesters around Florida call for faster payments from Department of Economic Opportunity

Protesters gathered outside state offices in three cities, Wednesday, calling for a fix to Florida’s unemployment system. It comes after some have tried for mo [...] Read full article: Protesters around Florida call for faste...→

Hungarian Government Launches Coronavirus Questionnaire

Hungary's government on Monday published a new questionnaire with 13 topics centering on the coronavirus pandemic. The "national consultation" will be mailed t [...] Read full article: Hungarian Government Launches Coronaviru...→

U.S. government chose plastic for stimulus payments, when many were expecting paper checks

U.S. government chose plastic for stimulus payments, when many were expecting paper checks

Colorado residents have thrown away government-issued debit cards loaded with thousands of dollars, and they describe a frustrating process when it comes to tr [...] Read full article: U.S. government chose plastic for stimul...→

Department of Homeland Security at risk if Secret Service moves back to Treasury: ANALYSIS

Department of Homeland Security at risk if Secret Service moves back to Treasury: ANALYSIS

Sen. Lindsey Graham and Sen. Diane Feinstein introduced Senate bill 3636, which, if put into effect, would transfer the United States Secret Service back to th [...] Read full article: Department of Homeland Security at risk ...→

Twitter Finally 'Fact Checks' Chinese Government Account's Coronavirus Misinformation

Twitter Finally 'Fact Checks' Chinese Government Account's Coronavirus Misinformation

Just one day after Breitbart News reported that Twitter had failed to "fact check" Chinese accounts promoting conspiracy theories about the Wuhan coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Twitter Finally 'Fact Checks' Chinese Go...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

President Donald Trump traveled to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

With 100,000 dead from coronavirus,  U.S. sees its promise and flaws far more clearly

With 100,000 dead from coronavirus, U.S. sees its promise and flaws far more clearly

As the country reaches a painful milestone, we reflect on four months of covering the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: With 100,000 dead from coronavirus, U.S...→

Chinese 'Netizens' Claim Americans Are Eating Coronavirus Dead

Chinese 'Netizens' Claim Americans Are Eating Coronavirus Dead

A page on WeChat claimed that American officials have been "processing dead bodies" of coronavirus victims into burgers. Read full article: Chinese 'Netizens' Claim Americans Are E...→

Trump's Department of Labor has risen to the coronavirus challenge | Opinion

Trump's Department of Labor has risen to the coronavirus challenge | Opinion

The deputy secretary and wage and hour administrator of the U.S. Department of Labor defend the Department's coronavirus response. Read full article: Trump's Department of Labor has risen to...→

Maryland Health Department introduces tool to find nearest coronavirus testing sites | WTOP

The Maryland Health Department has introduced a new tool that allows residents to find their nearest coronavirus testing site. Read full article: Maryland Health Department introduces to...→

The Justice Department says a federal grand jury has returned a new indictment a [...]

The Justice Department says a federal grand jury has returned a new indictment against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange that does not include new charges but b [...] Read full article: The Justice Department says a federal gr...→

Life in Arizona has almost returned to normal. A coronavirus surge could send it back.

Life in Arizona has almost returned to normal. A coronavirus surge could send it back.

“If they weren’t coming to me, they’d be going somewhere else,” one bar owner said. “They want to live their life.” Read full article: Life in Arizona has almost returned to n...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father died on Monday from complications of coronavirus, the congresswoman announced. The Minnesota Democrat released a statement that said N [...] Read full article: Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from...→

Treasury secretary refuses to disclose recipients of coronavirus aid

Treasury secretary refuses to disclose recipients of coronavirus aid

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is refusing to disclose what businesses received coronavirus aid, insisting on secrecy for a $600 billion-plus loan program f [...] Read full article: Treasury secretary refuses to disclose r...→

Treasury sec. says no economic shutdown for coronavirus resurgence

Treasury sec. says no economic shutdown for coronavirus resurgence

There are still nearly 1,000 coronavirus-related deaths in the US per day, according to Johns Hopkins University. Read full article: Treasury sec. says no economic shutdown ...→

Protesters around Florida call for faster payments from Department of Economic Opportunity

Protesters around Florida call for faster payments from Department of Economic Opportunity

Protesters gathered outside state offices in three cities, Wednesday, calling for a fix to Florida’s unemployment system. It comes after some have tried for mo [...] Read full article: Protesters around Florida call for faste...→

Confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado near 29,000, with more than 1,500 dead

Confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado near 29,000, with more than 1,500 dead

Confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado neared 29,000 Wednesday, with officials tracking outbreaks at 306 facilities, according to the Colorado Department of P [...] Read full article: Confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado ...→

The Coronavirus Shutdowns Devastated Jobs Throughout U.S. Economy Except on Wall Street and in Government

The Coronavirus Shutdowns Devastated Jobs Throughout U.S. Economy Except on Wall Street and in Government

The real estate and building sectors also suffered deep cuts. Unlike hospitality and leisure—where the deepest job cuts came in March—April was the cruelest mo [...] Read full article: The Coronavirus Shutdowns Devastated Job...→

Hungarian Government Launches Coronavirus Questionnaire

Hungary's government on Monday published a new questionnaire with 13 topics centering on the coronavirus pandemic. The "national consultation" will be mailed t [...] Read full article: Hungarian Government Launches Coronaviru...→

Gohmert: Coronavirus Restrictions Show Americans 'More Tolerant' of Big Government Than in the Past

Gohmert: Coronavirus Restrictions Show Americans 'More Tolerant' of Big Government Than in the Past

Friday, during an interview that aired on Huntsville, AL radio's WVNN, Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) discussed how his East Texas congressional district was handli [...] Read full article: Gohmert: Coronavirus Restrictions Show A...→

Coronavirus leaves behind 42 percent plunge in emergency department visits: report

Coronavirus leaves behind 42 percent plunge in emergency department visits: report

The decline suggests the pandemic has altered the public's use of emergency departments, the CDC report said. Read full article: Coronavirus leaves behind 42 percent plu...→

Department of Homeland Security at risk if Secret Service moves back to Treasury: ANALYSIS

Department of Homeland Security at risk if Secret Service moves back to Treasury: ANALYSIS

Sen. Lindsey Graham and Sen. Diane Feinstein introduced Senate bill 3636, which, if put into effect, would transfer the United States Secret Service back to th [...] Read full article: Department of Homeland Security at risk ...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

President Donald Trump has acknowledged that 100,000 Americans lives have been lost due to the coronavirus, calling it "a very sad milestone" on Twitter Thursd [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

President Donald Trump traveled to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Cuomo: 'Good government' all but dead among Capitol Hill Republicans, Trump - amNewYork

Although he claimed his Wednesday meeting with President Donald Trump was not politically driven, Governor Andrew Cuomo issued scathing remarks afterward Read full article: Cuomo: 'Good government' all but dead am...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Cuomo wears mask as he arrives to meet Trump

Coronavirus government response updates: Cuomo wears mask as he arrives to meet Trump

President Donald Trump is traveling to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Chinese 'Netizens' Claim Americans Are Eating Coronavirus Dead

Chinese 'Netizens' Claim Americans Are Eating Coronavirus Dead

A page on WeChat claimed that American officials have been "processing dead bodies" of coronavirus victims into burgers. Read full article: Chinese 'Netizens' Claim Americans Are E...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump tweets states 'should open up ASAP' as death toll nears 100,000

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump tweets states 'should open up ASAP' as death toll nears 100,000

As the U.S. death toll from the novel coronavirus nears 100,000 lives and some areas see new spikes, President Donald Trump has tweeted that "States should ope [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Tony Blair Hits Trump over Coronavirus: Seeks More Global Government

Tony Blair Hits Trump over Coronavirus: Seeks More Global Government

Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has airily dismissed U.S. President Donald Trump's leadership during the Chinese coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Tony Blair Hits Trump over Coronavirus: ...→

Maryland Health Department introduces tool to find nearest coronavirus testing sites | WTOP

The Maryland Health Department has introduced a new tool that allows residents to find their nearest coronavirus testing site. Read full article: Maryland Health Department introduces to...→

Justice Department joins push against Illinois coronavirus restrictions

Justice Department joins push against Illinois coronavirus restrictions

DOJ suggested Gov. Pritzker has exceeded his authority with his stay at home orders, and also sent a warning letter to LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Read full article: Justice Department joins push against Il...→

Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square Withholds 30% of Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square Withholds 30% of Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's other company, payment processing service Square, is withholding between 20 and 30 percent of the money that merchants receive from c [...] Read full article: Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square W...→

Atlanta Police Officer: ‘Atlanta Government Has Turned Their Backs On The Atlanta Police Department’

Atlanta Police Officer: ‘Atlanta Government Has Turned Their Backs On The Atlanta Police Department’

"The morale is the lowest it's been in 18 years. This is because of the mayor and DA. The disciplinary policy is not being followed, the officers' actions are [...] Read full article: Atlanta Police Officer: ‘Atlanta Governm...→

Pennsylvania car show dares government to shut it down over coronavirus rules

Pennsylvania car show dares government to shut it down over coronavirus rules

Show organizers called the state's coronavirus health order "invalid" and said they would "vigorously defend this action" to open their event in court.  Read full article: Pennsylvania car show dares government t...→

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

The federal watchdogs complained in a letter that the Trump administration was limiting their oversight ability. Read full article: Inspectors general ask Congress for help...→

Director of Ohio Health Department Steps Down Amid Coronavirus

Director of Ohio Health Department Steps Down Amid Coronavirus

Director of Ohio's Department of Health Dr. Amy Acton resigned on Thursday in the wake of the state's Chinese coronavirus controversy. Read full article: Director of Ohio Health Department Steps...→

To respond to any future coronavirus outbreaks, the federal government has devel [...]

To respond to any future coronavirus outbreaks, the federal government has devel [...]

To respond to any future coronavirus outbreaks, the federal government has developed a six-part strategy, according to Health and Human Services Secretary Alex [...] Read full article: To respond to any future coronavirus out...→

Potential Biden running mate Harris renews pitch for $2,000 monthly payments during coronavirus pandemic

Potential Biden running mate Harris renews pitch for $2,000 monthly payments during coronavirus pandemic

Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., on Tuesday renewed calls for $2,000 monthly payments to offset the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Potential Biden running mate Harris rene...→

U.S. government chose plastic for stimulus payments, when many were expecting paper checks

U.S. government chose plastic for stimulus payments, when many were expecting paper checks

Colorado residents have thrown away government-issued debit cards loaded with thousands of dollars, and they describe a frustrating process when it comes to tr [...] Read full article: U.S. government chose plastic for stimul...→

Inventor of ventilator used for coronavirus George Weisz dead at 90: report

Inventor of ventilator used for coronavirus George Weisz dead at 90: report

George Weisz, a tinkerer-turned-mechanical engineer who designed a popular ventilator being used to treat the coronavirus, has died in the UK at the age of 90, [...] Read full article: Inventor of ventilator used for coronavi...→

Twitter Finally 'Fact Checks' Chinese Government Account's Coronavirus Misinformation

Twitter Finally 'Fact Checks' Chinese Government Account's Coronavirus Misinformation

Just one day after Breitbart News reported that Twitter had failed to "fact check" Chinese accounts promoting conspiracy theories about the Wuhan coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Twitter Finally 'Fact Checks' Chinese Go...→

Coronavirus in California: Orange County Sheriff says his department won't enforce mask order

Coronavirus in California: Orange County Sheriff says his department won't enforce mask order

A California sheriff is vowing that his department will look the other way when it comes to enforcing a health order asking residents to wear face coverings in [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in California: Orange County...→

With 100,000 dead from coronavirus,  U.S. sees its promise and flaws far more clearly

With 100,000 dead from coronavirus, U.S. sees its promise and flaws far more clearly

As the country reaches a painful milestone, we reflect on four months of covering the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: With 100,000 dead from coronavirus, U.S...→

US government investigating rising beef prices during coronavirus pandemic

US government investigating rising beef prices during coronavirus pandemic

Prosecutors at the Department of Justice have for “months” been investigating allegations that the meatpacking industry may be coordinating, or manipulating pr [...] Read full article: US government investigating rising beef ...→

Can the government force you to get a coronavirus vaccine?

Can the government force you to get a coronavirus vaccine?

A person can't be vaccinated against their will, but state and federal governments can impose consequences for not doing so. Read full article: Can the government force you to get a co...→

Trump's Department of Labor has risen to the coronavirus challenge | Opinion

Trump's Department of Labor has risen to the coronavirus challenge | Opinion

The deputy secretary and wage and hour administrator of the U.S. Department of Labor defend the Department's coronavirus response. Read full article: Trump's Department of Labor has risen to...→

Window to file for government health insurance approaching for coronavirus filers

Window to file for government health insurance approaching for coronavirus filers

Many laid-off workers who lost health insurance in the coronavirus shutdown soon face the first deadlines to qualify for fallback coverage under the Affordable [...] Read full article: Window to file for government health ins...→

Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus Economic Downturn 'with Humility' -- 'Tranches of Cash Payments' If Economy Hasn't Recovered

Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus Economic Downturn 'with Humility' -- 'Tranches of Cash Payments' If Economy Hasn't Recovered

Friday on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) offered his alternative take on the proper path to recovery from the economic downturn caused by the corona [...] Read full article: Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus E...→

The Justice Department says a federal grand jury has returned a new indictment a [...]

The Justice Department says a federal grand jury has returned a new indictment against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange that does not include new charges but b [...] Read full article: The Justice Department says a federal gr...→

Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square Withholds 30% of Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square Withholds 30% of Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's other company, payment processing service Square, is withholding between 20 and 30 percent of the money that merchants receive from c [...] Read full article: Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square W...→

Life in Arizona has almost returned to normal. A coronavirus surge could send it back.

Life in Arizona has almost returned to normal. A coronavirus surge could send it back.

“If they weren’t coming to me, they’d be going somewhere else,” one bar owner said. “They want to live their life.” Read full article: Life in Arizona has almost returned to n...→

Atlanta Police Officer: ‘Atlanta Government Has Turned Their Backs On The Atlanta Police Department’

Atlanta Police Officer: ‘Atlanta Government Has Turned Their Backs On The Atlanta Police Department’

"The morale is the lowest it's been in 18 years. This is because of the mayor and DA. The disciplinary policy is not being followed, the officers' actions are [...] Read full article: Atlanta Police Officer: ‘Atlanta Governm...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

Pennsylvania car show dares government to shut it down over coronavirus rules

Pennsylvania car show dares government to shut it down over coronavirus rules

Show organizers called the state's coronavirus health order "invalid" and said they would "vigorously defend this action" to open their event in court.  Read full article: Pennsylvania car show dares government t...→

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father died on Monday from complications of coronavirus, the congresswoman announced. The Minnesota Democrat released a statement that said N [...] Read full article: Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from...→

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

The federal watchdogs complained in a letter that the Trump administration was limiting their oversight ability. Read full article: Inspectors general ask Congress for help...→

Treasury secretary refuses to disclose recipients of coronavirus aid

Treasury secretary refuses to disclose recipients of coronavirus aid

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is refusing to disclose what businesses received coronavirus aid, insisting on secrecy for a $600 billion-plus loan program f [...] Read full article: Treasury secretary refuses to disclose r...→

Director of Ohio Health Department Steps Down Amid Coronavirus

Director of Ohio Health Department Steps Down Amid Coronavirus

Director of Ohio's Department of Health Dr. Amy Acton resigned on Thursday in the wake of the state's Chinese coronavirus controversy. Read full article: Director of Ohio Health Department Steps...→

Treasury sec. says no economic shutdown for coronavirus resurgence

Treasury sec. says no economic shutdown for coronavirus resurgence

There are still nearly 1,000 coronavirus-related deaths in the US per day, according to Johns Hopkins University. Read full article: Treasury sec. says no economic shutdown ...→

To respond to any future coronavirus outbreaks, the federal government has devel [...]

To respond to any future coronavirus outbreaks, the federal government has devel [...]

To respond to any future coronavirus outbreaks, the federal government has developed a six-part strategy, according to Health and Human Services Secretary Alex [...] Read full article: To respond to any future coronavirus out...→

Protesters around Florida call for faster payments from Department of Economic Opportunity

Protesters around Florida call for faster payments from Department of Economic Opportunity

Protesters gathered outside state offices in three cities, Wednesday, calling for a fix to Florida’s unemployment system. It comes after some have tried for mo [...] Read full article: Protesters around Florida call for faste...→

Potential Biden running mate Harris renews pitch for $2,000 monthly payments during coronavirus pandemic

Potential Biden running mate Harris renews pitch for $2,000 monthly payments during coronavirus pandemic

Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., on Tuesday renewed calls for $2,000 monthly payments to offset the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Potential Biden running mate Harris rene...→

Confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado near 29,000, with more than 1,500 dead

Confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado near 29,000, with more than 1,500 dead

Confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado neared 29,000 Wednesday, with officials tracking outbreaks at 306 facilities, according to the Colorado Department of P [...] Read full article: Confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado ...→

The Coronavirus Shutdowns Devastated Jobs Throughout U.S. Economy Except on Wall Street and in Government

The Coronavirus Shutdowns Devastated Jobs Throughout U.S. Economy Except on Wall Street and in Government

The real estate and building sectors also suffered deep cuts. Unlike hospitality and leisure—where the deepest job cuts came in March—April was the cruelest mo [...] Read full article: The Coronavirus Shutdowns Devastated Job...→

Hungarian Government Launches Coronavirus Questionnaire

Hungary's government on Monday published a new questionnaire with 13 topics centering on the coronavirus pandemic. The "national consultation" will be mailed t [...] Read full article: Hungarian Government Launches Coronaviru...→

Gohmert: Coronavirus Restrictions Show Americans 'More Tolerant' of Big Government Than in the Past

Gohmert: Coronavirus Restrictions Show Americans 'More Tolerant' of Big Government Than in the Past

Friday, during an interview that aired on Huntsville, AL radio's WVNN, Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) discussed how his East Texas congressional district was handli [...] Read full article: Gohmert: Coronavirus Restrictions Show A...→

U.S. government chose plastic for stimulus payments, when many were expecting paper checks

U.S. government chose plastic for stimulus payments, when many were expecting paper checks

Colorado residents have thrown away government-issued debit cards loaded with thousands of dollars, and they describe a frustrating process when it comes to tr [...] Read full article: U.S. government chose plastic for stimul...→

Coronavirus leaves behind 42 percent plunge in emergency department visits: report

Coronavirus leaves behind 42 percent plunge in emergency department visits: report

The decline suggests the pandemic has altered the public's use of emergency departments, the CDC report said. Read full article: Coronavirus leaves behind 42 percent plu...→

Department of Homeland Security at risk if Secret Service moves back to Treasury: ANALYSIS

Department of Homeland Security at risk if Secret Service moves back to Treasury: ANALYSIS

Sen. Lindsey Graham and Sen. Diane Feinstein introduced Senate bill 3636, which, if put into effect, would transfer the United States Secret Service back to th [...] Read full article: Department of Homeland Security at risk ...→

Inventor of ventilator used for coronavirus George Weisz dead at 90: report

Inventor of ventilator used for coronavirus George Weisz dead at 90: report

George Weisz, a tinkerer-turned-mechanical engineer who designed a popular ventilator being used to treat the coronavirus, has died in the UK at the age of 90, [...] Read full article: Inventor of ventilator used for coronavi...→

Twitter Finally 'Fact Checks' Chinese Government Account's Coronavirus Misinformation

Twitter Finally 'Fact Checks' Chinese Government Account's Coronavirus Misinformation

Just one day after Breitbart News reported that Twitter had failed to "fact check" Chinese accounts promoting conspiracy theories about the Wuhan coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Twitter Finally 'Fact Checks' Chinese Go...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

President Donald Trump has acknowledged that 100,000 Americans lives have been lost due to the coronavirus, calling it "a very sad milestone" on Twitter Thursd [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

President Donald Trump traveled to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Coronavirus in California: Orange County Sheriff says his department won't enforce mask order

Coronavirus in California: Orange County Sheriff says his department won't enforce mask order

A California sheriff is vowing that his department will look the other way when it comes to enforcing a health order asking residents to wear face coverings in [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in California: Orange County...→

Cuomo: 'Good government' all but dead among Capitol Hill Republicans, Trump - amNewYork

Although he claimed his Wednesday meeting with President Donald Trump was not politically driven, Governor Andrew Cuomo issued scathing remarks afterward Read full article: Cuomo: 'Good government' all but dead am...→

With 100,000 dead from coronavirus,  U.S. sees its promise and flaws far more clearly

With 100,000 dead from coronavirus, U.S. sees its promise and flaws far more clearly

As the country reaches a painful milestone, we reflect on four months of covering the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: With 100,000 dead from coronavirus, U.S...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Cuomo wears mask as he arrives to meet Trump

Coronavirus government response updates: Cuomo wears mask as he arrives to meet Trump

President Donald Trump is traveling to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

US government investigating rising beef prices during coronavirus pandemic

US government investigating rising beef prices during coronavirus pandemic

Prosecutors at the Department of Justice have for “months” been investigating allegations that the meatpacking industry may be coordinating, or manipulating pr [...] Read full article: US government investigating rising beef ...→

Chinese 'Netizens' Claim Americans Are Eating Coronavirus Dead

Chinese 'Netizens' Claim Americans Are Eating Coronavirus Dead

A page on WeChat claimed that American officials have been "processing dead bodies" of coronavirus victims into burgers. Read full article: Chinese 'Netizens' Claim Americans Are E...→

Can the government force you to get a coronavirus vaccine?

Can the government force you to get a coronavirus vaccine?

A person can't be vaccinated against their will, but state and federal governments can impose consequences for not doing so. Read full article: Can the government force you to get a co...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump tweets states 'should open up ASAP' as death toll nears 100,000

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump tweets states 'should open up ASAP' as death toll nears 100,000

As the U.S. death toll from the novel coronavirus nears 100,000 lives and some areas see new spikes, President Donald Trump has tweeted that "States should ope [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Trump's Department of Labor has risen to the coronavirus challenge | Opinion

Trump's Department of Labor has risen to the coronavirus challenge | Opinion

The deputy secretary and wage and hour administrator of the U.S. Department of Labor defend the Department's coronavirus response. Read full article: Trump's Department of Labor has risen to...→

Tony Blair Hits Trump over Coronavirus: Seeks More Global Government

Tony Blair Hits Trump over Coronavirus: Seeks More Global Government

Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has airily dismissed U.S. President Donald Trump's leadership during the Chinese coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Tony Blair Hits Trump over Coronavirus: ...→

Window to file for government health insurance approaching for coronavirus filers

Window to file for government health insurance approaching for coronavirus filers

Many laid-off workers who lost health insurance in the coronavirus shutdown soon face the first deadlines to qualify for fallback coverage under the Affordable [...] Read full article: Window to file for government health ins...→

Maryland Health Department introduces tool to find nearest coronavirus testing sites | WTOP

The Maryland Health Department has introduced a new tool that allows residents to find their nearest coronavirus testing site. Read full article: Maryland Health Department introduces to...→

Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus Economic Downturn 'with Humility' -- 'Tranches of Cash Payments' If Economy Hasn't Recovered

Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus Economic Downturn 'with Humility' -- 'Tranches of Cash Payments' If Economy Hasn't Recovered

Friday on MSNBC's "All In," Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) offered his alternative take on the proper path to recovery from the economic downturn caused by the corona [...] Read full article: Booker: We Should Approach Coronavirus E...→

Justice Department joins push against Illinois coronavirus restrictions

Justice Department joins push against Illinois coronavirus restrictions

DOJ suggested Gov. Pritzker has exceeded his authority with his stay at home orders, and also sent a warning letter to LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Read full article: Justice Department joins push against Il...→