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Deliberative Senate declines to debate more coronavirus aid

As Americans confront a crisis unlike any in modern times, the world’s greatest deliberative body is doing almost anything but deliberate the coronavirus. Read full article: Deliberative Senate declines to debate m...→

Deliberative Senate declines to debate more coronavirus aid

As Americans confront a crisis unlike any in modern times, the world’s greatest deliberative body is doing almost anything but deliberate the coronavirus. Read full article: Deliberative Senate declines to debate m...→

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo criticized China’s economic policies on aiding African nations during the coronavirus, saying they create patterns of “unsustain [...] Read full article: Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises'...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

Cavalry comes to Hickenlooper’s aid with 1 week left in Senate primary

Cavalry comes to Hickenlooper’s aid with 1 week left in Senate primary

Staring down a possibility that seemed far-fetched just a month ago — that he could lose the June 30 Democratic primary — U.S. Senate candidate John Hickenloop [...] Read full article: Cavalry comes to Hickenlooper’s aid with...→

Americans are having trouble sleeping because of coronavirus -- here are tips to help

Americans are having trouble sleeping because of coronavirus -- here are tips to help

In the United States, 22% of people say that their sleep quality is worse because of the COVID-19 crisis. Read full article: Americans are having trouble sleeping be...→

Nebraska governor threatens to withhold federal coronavirus aid to counties that require face masks

Nebraska governor threatens to withhold federal coronavirus aid to counties that require face masks

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts threatened to withhold $100 million of federal funding allocated to any counties in his state that mandate residents wear a face ma [...] Read full article: Nebraska governor threatens to withhold ...→

U.S. coronavirus outbreaks spur debate over personal freedoms

U.S. coronavirus outbreaks spur debate over personal freedoms

When the coronavirus flared in China this week, the country canceled flights, suspended reopenings and described the situation as "extremely grave." With cases [...] Read full article: U.S. coronavirus outbreaks spur debate o...→

Home Construction Rebounds 4.3% After Sharp Declines Due to Coronavirus

Home Construction Rebounds 4.3% After Sharp Declines Due to Coronavirus

US home construction rebounds 4.3% in May after steep declines caused by shutdowns due to the coronavirus.The Commerce Department reported Wednesday that the M [...] Read full article: Home Construction Rebounds 4.3% Afte...→

Hickenlooper, Romanoff say they haven’t done enough for racial justice in final Democratic Senate debate

Hickenlooper, Romanoff say they haven’t done enough for racial justice in final Democratic Senate debate

Both candidates said they would reopen the case of Elijah McClain, an unarmed black man who died during a violent arrest in Aurora last summer. Read full article: Hickenlooper, Romanoff say they haven’t ...→

Poll: Majority of Americans Fear Second Wave of the Coronavirus

Poll: Majority of Americans Fear Second Wave of the Coronavirus

A majority of Americans fear a second wave of the Chinese coronavirus, and most say they would change their behavior by... Read full article: Poll: Majority of Americans Fear Second ...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

The White House and its Senate Republican allies have decided to delay action on another massive round of coronavirus spending until July, hopeful that an impr [...] Read full article: Trump, Senate Republicans delay action o...→

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...→

CDC posts long-awaited tips for minimizing everyday risk of coronavirus infection for Americans

CDC posts long-awaited tips for minimizing everyday risk of coronavirus infection for Americans

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention posted the guidelines Friday, along with a second set for organizing and attending big gatherings such as concer [...] Read full article: CDC posts long-awaited tips for minimizi...→

Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus aid, policing laws all on the table for MN special session

Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus aid, policing laws all on the table for MN special session

Minnesota lawmakers on Friday are set to return to the Capitol to take up reforms to the state’s policing laws and weigh next steps in addressing the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus a...→

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Three moderate Democrats did want to "get on to" police reform, and sided with Republicans -- who voted uniformly in favor of the motion, except for McConnell, [...] Read full article: Who are the Democrats who voted to start...→

Trump Backs More Coronavirus Aid for Americans

Trump Backs More Coronavirus Aid for Americans

President Donald Trump on Monday said he supported the idea of giving Americans a second round of financial aid amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Trump Backs More Coronavirus Aid for Ame...→

Some Asian-Americans Seek to Protect Selves Amid Coronavirus Fears

Some gun shop owners have reported an increase in sales in recent weeks. Gordon Tokumatsu reports for the NBC4 News at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.... A [...] Read full article: Some Asian-Americans Seek to Protect Sel...→

Poll: Americans not buying White House spin on coronavirus

Vice President Mike Pence says the U.S. response to the coronavirus pandemic is “a cause for celebration,” but a new poll finds more than half of Americans cal [...] Read full article: Poll: Americans not buying White House s...→

Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should wear coronavirus masks after heated statewide debate

Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should wear coronavirus masks after heated statewide debate

After a heated debate about masks erupted in Arizona, where coronavirus cases have been growing daily, Gov. Doug Ducey is requiring his citizens to cover their [...] Read full article: Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should we...→

Rich Americans slashed spending amid coronavirus, hurting poor workers

Rich Americans slashed spending amid coronavirus, hurting poor workers

Rich Americans have drastically slashed their personal spending during the coronavirus crisis — and poor workers have suffered as a result, researchers say. Th [...] Read full article: Rich Americans slashed spending amid cor...→

As Italian Americans in Boston debate the legacy of Christopher Columbus, some want his statue – recently beheaded – permanently gone

As Italian Americans in Boston debate the legacy of Christopher Columbus, some want his statue – recently beheaded – permanently gone

Some Italian Americans in Massachusetts are publicly casting the explorer as a symbol of white supremacy who touched off the decimation of indigenous peoples. Read full article: As Italian Americans in Boston debate th...→

MN Senate approves distribution of $841 million in federal aid

MN Senate approves distribution of $841 million in federal aid

Weeks after the federal government distributed aid to states to help pay for extra costs incurred due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Minnesota Senate has agr [...] Read full article: MN Senate approves distribution of $841 ...→

Axios-Ipsos Poll: Americans Worry About Second Wave of Coronavirus

Axios-Ipsos Poll: Americans Worry About Second Wave of Coronavirus

Eighty percent of Americans say they are concerned about a second wave of the coronavirus, according to a new Axios-Ipsos poll. Eleven percent say they are not [...] Read full article: Axios-Ipsos Poll: Americans Worry About ...→

Biden calls Senate Republicans ‘so damn stupid’ over $3T coronavirus bill

Biden calls Senate Republicans ‘so damn stupid’ over $3T coronavirus bill

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said Friday that Senate Republicans are “so damn stupid” for not passing a $3 trillion coronavirus bill a [...] Read full article: Biden calls Senate Republicans ‘so damn ...→

Gov. Walz extends coronavirus peacetime emergency. Will Senate try to block?

Gov. Walz extends coronavirus peacetime emergency. Will Senate try to block?

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced Friday he extended the COVID-19 peacetime emergency, which gives him sweeping authority under the state’s emergency powers la [...] Read full article: Gov. Walz extends coronavirus peacetime ...→

Another 1.5 million Americans filed for unemployment While the pace of layoffs around the country has declined, 30 million Americans are receiving jobless aid. 0M ago

Another 1.5 million Americans filed for unemployment While the pace of layoffs around the country has declined, 30 million Americans are receiving jobless aid. 0M ago

June 11, 2020 / 11:19 AM / MoneyWatch... The number of workers getting aid remains at historic levels. Nearly 21 million people are receiving weekly unemployme [...] Read full article: Another 1.5 million Americans filed for ...→

Second presidential debate moved to Miami after original host pulls out due to coronavirus concerns

Second presidential debate moved to Miami after original host pulls out due to coronavirus concerns

(CNN) — The Commission on Presidential Debates announced Tuesday that the second general election presidential debate will be hosted in Miami, Florida, after i [...] Read full article: Second presidential debate moved to Miam...→

President Trump turns coronavirus conversation into ‘US vs. THEM’ debate

President Trump turns coronavirus conversation into ‘US vs. THEM’ debate

President Trump’s push to resume big rallies despite concern he’s putting the public’s health at risk is part of a broader reelection campaign effort to turn t [...] Read full article: President Trump turns coronavirus conver...→

Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate Intensifies As Coronavirus Cases Climb

Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate Intensifies As Coronavirus Cases Climb

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins wants Governor Abbott to legally require everyone to wear masks or allow local leaders to require it. Read full article: Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate I...→

Iran’s underground church surfaces, offering aid during coronavirus spike: report

Iran’s underground church surfaces, offering aid during coronavirus spike: report

Christians in Iran say they are risking their lives to aid their neighbors in an already hostile environment known for exporting radical Islamic terrorism, a r [...] Read full article: Iran’s underground church surfaces, offe...→

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

The bill would give all eligible residents the opportunity to vote early, allow residents to vote-by-mail, and expand absentee ballot access. Read full article: Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Ad...→

How to watch: Senate candidates John Hickenlooper, Andrew Romanoff to debate in person tonight

How to watch: Senate candidates John Hickenlooper, Andrew Romanoff to debate in person tonight

The two men vying for the Democratic nomination in the race for U.S. Senate in Colorado — former Gov. John Hickenlooper and former state House speaker Andrew R [...] Read full article: How to watch: Senate candidates John Hic...→

Surgeon General Jerome Adams says wearing coronavirus masks will give Americans 'more freedom'

Surgeon General Jerome Adams says wearing coronavirus masks will give Americans 'more freedom'

Surgeon General Jerome Adams on Sunday encouraged people to wear a mask to stop the spread of the coronavirus — saying the face coverings don’t infringe on Ame [...] Read full article: Surgeon General Jerome Adams says wearin...→

Trump campaign declines to say if it will enforce CDC coronavirus guidelines at Tulsa rally

Trump campaign declines to say if it will enforce CDC coronavirus guidelines at Tulsa rally

One week out from Trump's first campaign even since the coronavirus outbreak first began in the U.S., the president's re-election campaign would not say what s [...] Read full article: Trump campaign declines to say if it wil...→

Sarah Sanders says Americans don't think Biden can rebuild economy post-coronavirus

Sarah Sanders says Americans don't think Biden can rebuild economy post-coronavirus

Fox News contributor and former White House press secretary Sarah Sanders told "Outnumbered Overtime" Friday that she does not know anyone who believes presump [...] Read full article: Sarah Sanders says Americans don't think...→

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo criticized China’s economic policies on aiding African nations during the coronavirus, saying they create patterns of “unsustain [...] Read full article: Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises'...→

Cavalry comes to Hickenlooper’s aid with 1 week left in Senate primary

Cavalry comes to Hickenlooper’s aid with 1 week left in Senate primary

Staring down a possibility that seemed far-fetched just a month ago — that he could lose the June 30 Democratic primary — U.S. Senate candidate John Hickenloop [...] Read full article: Cavalry comes to Hickenlooper’s aid with...→

Some Asian-Americans Seek to Protect Selves Amid Coronavirus Fears

Some gun shop owners have reported an increase in sales in recent weeks. Gordon Tokumatsu reports for the NBC4 News at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.... A [...] Read full article: Some Asian-Americans Seek to Protect Sel...→

Nebraska governor threatens to withhold federal coronavirus aid to counties that require face masks

Nebraska governor threatens to withhold federal coronavirus aid to counties that require face masks

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts threatened to withhold $100 million of federal funding allocated to any counties in his state that mandate residents wear a face ma [...] Read full article: Nebraska governor threatens to withhold ...→

Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should wear coronavirus masks after heated statewide debate

Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should wear coronavirus masks after heated statewide debate

After a heated debate about masks erupted in Arizona, where coronavirus cases have been growing daily, Gov. Doug Ducey is requiring his citizens to cover their [...] Read full article: Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should we...→

U.S. coronavirus outbreaks spur debate over personal freedoms

U.S. coronavirus outbreaks spur debate over personal freedoms

When the coronavirus flared in China this week, the country canceled flights, suspended reopenings and described the situation as "extremely grave." With cases [...] Read full article: U.S. coronavirus outbreaks spur debate o...→

Iran’s underground church surfaces, offering aid during coronavirus spike: report

Iran’s underground church surfaces, offering aid during coronavirus spike: report

Christians in Iran say they are risking their lives to aid their neighbors in an already hostile environment known for exporting radical Islamic terrorism, a r [...] Read full article: Iran’s underground church surfaces, offe...→

As Italian Americans in Boston debate the legacy of Christopher Columbus, some want his statue – recently beheaded – permanently gone

As Italian Americans in Boston debate the legacy of Christopher Columbus, some want his statue – recently beheaded – permanently gone

Some Italian Americans in Massachusetts are publicly casting the explorer as a symbol of white supremacy who touched off the decimation of indigenous peoples. Read full article: As Italian Americans in Boston debate th...→

Hickenlooper, Romanoff say they haven’t done enough for racial justice in final Democratic Senate debate

Hickenlooper, Romanoff say they haven’t done enough for racial justice in final Democratic Senate debate

Both candidates said they would reopen the case of Elijah McClain, an unarmed black man who died during a violent arrest in Aurora last summer. Read full article: Hickenlooper, Romanoff say they haven’t ...→

How to watch: Senate candidates John Hickenlooper, Andrew Romanoff to debate in person tonight

How to watch: Senate candidates John Hickenlooper, Andrew Romanoff to debate in person tonight

The two men vying for the Democratic nomination in the race for U.S. Senate in Colorado — former Gov. John Hickenlooper and former state House speaker Andrew R [...] Read full article: How to watch: Senate candidates John Hic...→

Axios-Ipsos Poll: Americans Worry About Second Wave of Coronavirus

Axios-Ipsos Poll: Americans Worry About Second Wave of Coronavirus

Eighty percent of Americans say they are concerned about a second wave of the coronavirus, according to a new Axios-Ipsos poll. Eleven percent say they are not [...] Read full article: Axios-Ipsos Poll: Americans Worry About ...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

The White House and its Senate Republican allies have decided to delay action on another massive round of coronavirus spending until July, hopeful that an impr [...] Read full article: Trump, Senate Republicans delay action o...→

Trump campaign declines to say if it will enforce CDC coronavirus guidelines at Tulsa rally

Trump campaign declines to say if it will enforce CDC coronavirus guidelines at Tulsa rally

One week out from Trump's first campaign even since the coronavirus outbreak first began in the U.S., the president's re-election campaign would not say what s [...] Read full article: Trump campaign declines to say if it wil...→

Biden calls Senate Republicans ‘so damn stupid’ over $3T coronavirus bill

Biden calls Senate Republicans ‘so damn stupid’ over $3T coronavirus bill

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said Friday that Senate Republicans are “so damn stupid” for not passing a $3 trillion coronavirus bill a [...] Read full article: Biden calls Senate Republicans ‘so damn ...→

CDC posts long-awaited tips for minimizing everyday risk of coronavirus infection for Americans

CDC posts long-awaited tips for minimizing everyday risk of coronavirus infection for Americans

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention posted the guidelines Friday, along with a second set for organizing and attending big gatherings such as concer [...] Read full article: CDC posts long-awaited tips for minimizi...→

Another 1.5 million Americans filed for unemployment While the pace of layoffs around the country has declined, 30 million Americans are receiving jobless aid. 0M ago

Another 1.5 million Americans filed for unemployment While the pace of layoffs around the country has declined, 30 million Americans are receiving jobless aid. 0M ago

June 11, 2020 / 11:19 AM / MoneyWatch... The number of workers getting aid remains at historic levels. Nearly 21 million people are receiving weekly unemployme [...] Read full article: Another 1.5 million Americans filed for ...→

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Three moderate Democrats did want to "get on to" police reform, and sided with Republicans -- who voted uniformly in favor of the motion, except for McConnell, [...] Read full article: Who are the Democrats who voted to start...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

Second presidential debate moved to Miami after original host pulls out due to coronavirus concerns

Second presidential debate moved to Miami after original host pulls out due to coronavirus concerns

(CNN) — The Commission on Presidential Debates announced Tuesday that the second general election presidential debate will be hosted in Miami, Florida, after i [...] Read full article: Second presidential debate moved to Miam...→

Trump Backs More Coronavirus Aid for Americans

Trump Backs More Coronavirus Aid for Americans

President Donald Trump on Monday said he supported the idea of giving Americans a second round of financial aid amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Trump Backs More Coronavirus Aid for Ame...→

Americans are having trouble sleeping because of coronavirus -- here are tips to help

Americans are having trouble sleeping because of coronavirus -- here are tips to help

In the United States, 22% of people say that their sleep quality is worse because of the COVID-19 crisis. Read full article: Americans are having trouble sleeping be...→

President Trump turns coronavirus conversation into ‘US vs. THEM’ debate

President Trump turns coronavirus conversation into ‘US vs. THEM’ debate

President Trump’s push to resume big rallies despite concern he’s putting the public’s health at risk is part of a broader reelection campaign effort to turn t [...] Read full article: President Trump turns coronavirus conver...→

Poll: Americans not buying White House spin on coronavirus

Vice President Mike Pence says the U.S. response to the coronavirus pandemic is “a cause for celebration,” but a new poll finds more than half of Americans cal [...] Read full article: Poll: Americans not buying White House s...→

Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate Intensifies As Coronavirus Cases Climb

Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate Intensifies As Coronavirus Cases Climb

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins wants Governor Abbott to legally require everyone to wear masks or allow local leaders to require it. Read full article: Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate I...→

Rich Americans slashed spending amid coronavirus, hurting poor workers

Rich Americans slashed spending amid coronavirus, hurting poor workers

Rich Americans have drastically slashed their personal spending during the coronavirus crisis — and poor workers have suffered as a result, researchers say. Th [...] Read full article: Rich Americans slashed spending amid cor...→

Home Construction Rebounds 4.3% After Sharp Declines Due to Coronavirus

Home Construction Rebounds 4.3% After Sharp Declines Due to Coronavirus

US home construction rebounds 4.3% in May after steep declines caused by shutdowns due to the coronavirus.The Commerce Department reported Wednesday that the M [...] Read full article: Home Construction Rebounds 4.3% Afte...→

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

The bill would give all eligible residents the opportunity to vote early, allow residents to vote-by-mail, and expand absentee ballot access. Read full article: Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Ad...→

MN Senate approves distribution of $841 million in federal aid

MN Senate approves distribution of $841 million in federal aid

Weeks after the federal government distributed aid to states to help pay for extra costs incurred due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Minnesota Senate has agr [...] Read full article: MN Senate approves distribution of $841 ...→

Poll: Majority of Americans Fear Second Wave of the Coronavirus

Poll: Majority of Americans Fear Second Wave of the Coronavirus

A majority of Americans fear a second wave of the Chinese coronavirus, and most say they would change their behavior by... Read full article: Poll: Majority of Americans Fear Second ...→

Surgeon General Jerome Adams says wearing coronavirus masks will give Americans 'more freedom'

Surgeon General Jerome Adams says wearing coronavirus masks will give Americans 'more freedom'

Surgeon General Jerome Adams on Sunday encouraged people to wear a mask to stop the spread of the coronavirus — saying the face coverings don’t infringe on Ame [...] Read full article: Surgeon General Jerome Adams says wearin...→

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...→

Sarah Sanders says Americans don't think Biden can rebuild economy post-coronavirus

Sarah Sanders says Americans don't think Biden can rebuild economy post-coronavirus

Fox News contributor and former White House press secretary Sarah Sanders told "Outnumbered Overtime" Friday that she does not know anyone who believes presump [...] Read full article: Sarah Sanders says Americans don't think...→

Gov. Walz extends coronavirus peacetime emergency. Will Senate try to block?

Gov. Walz extends coronavirus peacetime emergency. Will Senate try to block?

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced Friday he extended the COVID-19 peacetime emergency, which gives him sweeping authority under the state’s emergency powers la [...] Read full article: Gov. Walz extends coronavirus peacetime ...→

Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus aid, policing laws all on the table for MN special session

Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus aid, policing laws all on the table for MN special session

Minnesota lawmakers on Friday are set to return to the Capitol to take up reforms to the state’s policing laws and weigh next steps in addressing the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus a...→

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo criticized China’s economic policies on aiding African nations during the coronavirus, saying they create patterns of “unsustain [...] Read full article: Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises'...→

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Three moderate Democrats did want to "get on to" police reform, and sided with Republicans -- who voted uniformly in favor of the motion, except for McConnell, [...] Read full article: Who are the Democrats who voted to start...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

Second presidential debate moved to Miami after original host pulls out due to coronavirus concerns

Second presidential debate moved to Miami after original host pulls out due to coronavirus concerns

(CNN) — The Commission on Presidential Debates announced Tuesday that the second general election presidential debate will be hosted in Miami, Florida, after i [...] Read full article: Second presidential debate moved to Miam...→

Cavalry comes to Hickenlooper’s aid with 1 week left in Senate primary

Cavalry comes to Hickenlooper’s aid with 1 week left in Senate primary

Staring down a possibility that seemed far-fetched just a month ago — that he could lose the June 30 Democratic primary — U.S. Senate candidate John Hickenloop [...] Read full article: Cavalry comes to Hickenlooper’s aid with...→

Trump Backs More Coronavirus Aid for Americans

Trump Backs More Coronavirus Aid for Americans

President Donald Trump on Monday said he supported the idea of giving Americans a second round of financial aid amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Trump Backs More Coronavirus Aid for Ame...→

Americans are having trouble sleeping because of coronavirus -- here are tips to help

Americans are having trouble sleeping because of coronavirus -- here are tips to help

In the United States, 22% of people say that their sleep quality is worse because of the COVID-19 crisis. Read full article: Americans are having trouble sleeping be...→

Some Asian-Americans Seek to Protect Selves Amid Coronavirus Fears

Some gun shop owners have reported an increase in sales in recent weeks. Gordon Tokumatsu reports for the NBC4 News at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.... A [...] Read full article: Some Asian-Americans Seek to Protect Sel...→

President Trump turns coronavirus conversation into ‘US vs. THEM’ debate

President Trump turns coronavirus conversation into ‘US vs. THEM’ debate

President Trump’s push to resume big rallies despite concern he’s putting the public’s health at risk is part of a broader reelection campaign effort to turn t [...] Read full article: President Trump turns coronavirus conver...→

Nebraska governor threatens to withhold federal coronavirus aid to counties that require face masks

Nebraska governor threatens to withhold federal coronavirus aid to counties that require face masks

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts threatened to withhold $100 million of federal funding allocated to any counties in his state that mandate residents wear a face ma [...] Read full article: Nebraska governor threatens to withhold ...→

Poll: Americans not buying White House spin on coronavirus

Vice President Mike Pence says the U.S. response to the coronavirus pandemic is “a cause for celebration,” but a new poll finds more than half of Americans cal [...] Read full article: Poll: Americans not buying White House s...→

Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should wear coronavirus masks after heated statewide debate

Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should wear coronavirus masks after heated statewide debate

After a heated debate about masks erupted in Arizona, where coronavirus cases have been growing daily, Gov. Doug Ducey is requiring his citizens to cover their [...] Read full article: Arizona Gov. Ducey says public should we...→

Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate Intensifies As Coronavirus Cases Climb

Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate Intensifies As Coronavirus Cases Climb

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins wants Governor Abbott to legally require everyone to wear masks or allow local leaders to require it. Read full article: Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate I...→

U.S. coronavirus outbreaks spur debate over personal freedoms

U.S. coronavirus outbreaks spur debate over personal freedoms

When the coronavirus flared in China this week, the country canceled flights, suspended reopenings and described the situation as "extremely grave." With cases [...] Read full article: U.S. coronavirus outbreaks spur debate o...→

Rich Americans slashed spending amid coronavirus, hurting poor workers

Rich Americans slashed spending amid coronavirus, hurting poor workers

Rich Americans have drastically slashed their personal spending during the coronavirus crisis — and poor workers have suffered as a result, researchers say. Th [...] Read full article: Rich Americans slashed spending amid cor...→

Iran’s underground church surfaces, offering aid during coronavirus spike: report

Iran’s underground church surfaces, offering aid during coronavirus spike: report

Christians in Iran say they are risking their lives to aid their neighbors in an already hostile environment known for exporting radical Islamic terrorism, a r [...] Read full article: Iran’s underground church surfaces, offe...→

Home Construction Rebounds 4.3% After Sharp Declines Due to Coronavirus

Home Construction Rebounds 4.3% After Sharp Declines Due to Coronavirus

US home construction rebounds 4.3% in May after steep declines caused by shutdowns due to the coronavirus.The Commerce Department reported Wednesday that the M [...] Read full article: Home Construction Rebounds 4.3% Afte...→

As Italian Americans in Boston debate the legacy of Christopher Columbus, some want his statue – recently beheaded – permanently gone

As Italian Americans in Boston debate the legacy of Christopher Columbus, some want his statue – recently beheaded – permanently gone

Some Italian Americans in Massachusetts are publicly casting the explorer as a symbol of white supremacy who touched off the decimation of indigenous peoples. Read full article: As Italian Americans in Boston debate th...→

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

The bill would give all eligible residents the opportunity to vote early, allow residents to vote-by-mail, and expand absentee ballot access. Read full article: Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Ad...→

Hickenlooper, Romanoff say they haven’t done enough for racial justice in final Democratic Senate debate

Hickenlooper, Romanoff say they haven’t done enough for racial justice in final Democratic Senate debate

Both candidates said they would reopen the case of Elijah McClain, an unarmed black man who died during a violent arrest in Aurora last summer. Read full article: Hickenlooper, Romanoff say they haven’t ...→

MN Senate approves distribution of $841 million in federal aid

MN Senate approves distribution of $841 million in federal aid

Weeks after the federal government distributed aid to states to help pay for extra costs incurred due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Minnesota Senate has agr [...] Read full article: MN Senate approves distribution of $841 ...→

How to watch: Senate candidates John Hickenlooper, Andrew Romanoff to debate in person tonight

How to watch: Senate candidates John Hickenlooper, Andrew Romanoff to debate in person tonight

The two men vying for the Democratic nomination in the race for U.S. Senate in Colorado — former Gov. John Hickenlooper and former state House speaker Andrew R [...] Read full article: How to watch: Senate candidates John Hic...→

Poll: Majority of Americans Fear Second Wave of the Coronavirus

Poll: Majority of Americans Fear Second Wave of the Coronavirus

A majority of Americans fear a second wave of the Chinese coronavirus, and most say they would change their behavior by... Read full article: Poll: Majority of Americans Fear Second ...→

Axios-Ipsos Poll: Americans Worry About Second Wave of Coronavirus

Axios-Ipsos Poll: Americans Worry About Second Wave of Coronavirus

Eighty percent of Americans say they are concerned about a second wave of the coronavirus, according to a new Axios-Ipsos poll. Eleven percent say they are not [...] Read full article: Axios-Ipsos Poll: Americans Worry About ...→

Surgeon General Jerome Adams says wearing coronavirus masks will give Americans 'more freedom'

Surgeon General Jerome Adams says wearing coronavirus masks will give Americans 'more freedom'

Surgeon General Jerome Adams on Sunday encouraged people to wear a mask to stop the spread of the coronavirus — saying the face coverings don’t infringe on Ame [...] Read full article: Surgeon General Jerome Adams says wearin...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

The White House and its Senate Republican allies have decided to delay action on another massive round of coronavirus spending until July, hopeful that an impr [...] Read full article: Trump, Senate Republicans delay action o...→

Trump campaign declines to say if it will enforce CDC coronavirus guidelines at Tulsa rally

Trump campaign declines to say if it will enforce CDC coronavirus guidelines at Tulsa rally

One week out from Trump's first campaign even since the coronavirus outbreak first began in the U.S., the president's re-election campaign would not say what s [...] Read full article: Trump campaign declines to say if it wil...→

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...→

Biden calls Senate Republicans ‘so damn stupid’ over $3T coronavirus bill

Biden calls Senate Republicans ‘so damn stupid’ over $3T coronavirus bill

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said Friday that Senate Republicans are “so damn stupid” for not passing a $3 trillion coronavirus bill a [...] Read full article: Biden calls Senate Republicans ‘so damn ...→

Sarah Sanders says Americans don't think Biden can rebuild economy post-coronavirus

Sarah Sanders says Americans don't think Biden can rebuild economy post-coronavirus

Fox News contributor and former White House press secretary Sarah Sanders told "Outnumbered Overtime" Friday that she does not know anyone who believes presump [...] Read full article: Sarah Sanders says Americans don't think...→

CDC posts long-awaited tips for minimizing everyday risk of coronavirus infection for Americans

CDC posts long-awaited tips for minimizing everyday risk of coronavirus infection for Americans

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention posted the guidelines Friday, along with a second set for organizing and attending big gatherings such as concer [...] Read full article: CDC posts long-awaited tips for minimizi...→

Gov. Walz extends coronavirus peacetime emergency. Will Senate try to block?

Gov. Walz extends coronavirus peacetime emergency. Will Senate try to block?

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced Friday he extended the COVID-19 peacetime emergency, which gives him sweeping authority under the state’s emergency powers la [...] Read full article: Gov. Walz extends coronavirus peacetime ...→

Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus aid, policing laws all on the table for MN special session

Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus aid, policing laws all on the table for MN special session

Minnesota lawmakers on Friday are set to return to the Capitol to take up reforms to the state’s policing laws and weigh next steps in addressing the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Gov. Tim Walz’s authority, coronavirus a...→

Another 1.5 million Americans filed for unemployment While the pace of layoffs around the country has declined, 30 million Americans are receiving jobless aid. 0M ago

Another 1.5 million Americans filed for unemployment While the pace of layoffs around the country has declined, 30 million Americans are receiving jobless aid. 0M ago

June 11, 2020 / 11:19 AM / MoneyWatch... The number of workers getting aid remains at historic levels. Nearly 21 million people are receiving weekly unemployme [...] Read full article: Another 1.5 million Americans filed for ...→