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In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test Results, Crisis Looms

In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test Results, Crisis Looms

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he twice tested negative for the coronavirus but many, including a federal judge, are demanding he share the actual res [...] Read full article: In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test...→

In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test Results, Crisis Looms

In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test Results, Crisis Looms

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he twice tested negative for the coronavirus but many, including a federal judge, are demanding he share the actual res [...] Read full article: In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test...→

Letter: We’ve rallied to fight virus, we can do it for the earth

Letter: We’ve rallied to fight virus, we can do it for the earth

COVID-19 in the United States versus South Korea shows the systems we have in place (or don’t have) do matter. Read full article: Letter: We’ve rallied to fight virus, we...→

Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Shows We Need Universal Healthcare

Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Shows We Need Universal Healthcare

Three-quarters of Americans say the COVID-19 pandemic shows that the U.S. should adopt a universal healthcare system, according to a new survey conducted by On [...] Read full article: Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Sh...→

China may test all of Wuhan amid fears of virus comeback

China may test all of Wuhan amid fears of virus comeback

Authorities in Wuhan, the Chinese city where the coronavirus pandemic began, reportedly are planning to test all 11 million residents in the next 10 days Read full article: China may test all of Wuhan amid fears o...→

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

The thousands of Georgia teens given their driver’s licenses without taking a road test during the coronavirus pandemic will have to take one after all, the go [...] Read full article: Thousands of Georgia teens given license...→

Wuhan to Test All 11 Million Residents After New Virus Cases

Wuhan to Test All 11 Million Residents After New Virus Cases

Wuhan, where the global coronavirus epidemic first started, has ordered officials to prepare to test its entire 11 million population after the central Chinese [...] Read full article: Wuhan to Test All 11 Million Residents A...→

Europe’s Battle-Hardened Nations Show Resilience in Virus Fight

Europe’s Battle-Hardened Nations Show Resilience in Virus Fight

Countries such as Croatia and Greece, which took early measures to stop the outbreak, have generally been aided by cooperation from citizens galvanized by toug [...] Read full article: Europe’s Battle-Hardened Nations Show Re...→

Warriors, bravery and a surprise attack: Trump leans into war rhetoric to fight his crisis

Warriors, bravery and a surprise attack: Trump leans into war rhetoric to fight his crisis

Trying to revive a devastated U.S. economy, Trump is expanding his wartime metaphors to draw in just about everyone across the nation. Read full article: Warriors, bravery and a surprise attack:...→

UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Virus in Poor Countries

UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Virus in Poor Countries

The United Nations is calling on governments, companies and billionaires to contribute to a $6.7 billion fund for fighting the coronavirus pandemic in vulnerab [...] Read full article: UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Vir...→

Spain averts political crisis, extends virus lockdown

Spain’s left-wing coalition government has averted - for now - a political crisis on top of the enormous challenge the country already faces from its devastati [...] Read full article: Spain averts political crisis, extends v...→

EU, Balkans leaders to reaffirm ties amid virus crisis

European Union and Balkans leaders are holding talks later Wednesday aimed at reassuring six countries in the volatile region that the EU remains their most im [...] Read full article: EU, Balkans leaders to reaffirm ties ami...→

UC San Diego Striving to Test 65,000 in Community for Virus Each Month

UC San Diego Striving to Test 65,000 in Community for Virus Each Month

UC San Diego hopes to implement a groundbreaking coronavirus testing program for roughly 65,000 of its students, staff and faculty in an effort to resume in-pe [...] Read full article: UC San Diego Striving to Test 65,000 in ...→

In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test Results, Crisis Looms

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he twice tested negative for the coronavirus but many, including a federal judge, are demanding he share the actual res [...] Read full article: In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test...→

Unlike 2008 crisis, pandemic has no leader, no global plan

When financial markets collapsed and the world faced its last great crisis in 2008, major powers worked together to restore the global economy, but the COVID-1 [...] Read full article: Unlike 2008 crisis, pandemic has no lead...→

Brazil expands use of unproven drug as virus toll rises

President Jair Bolsonaro unveiled rules Wednesday expanding the prescription of chloroquine, the predecessor of an anti-malaria drug promoted by U.S. President [...] Read full article: Brazil expands use of unproven drug as v...→

'This is a Fight Against a Virus, Not An Ideology': Viral Chicago Doctor Delivers Another Powerful Speech to Illinois

'This is a Fight Against a Virus, Not An Ideology': Viral Chicago Doctor Delivers Another Powerful Speech to Illinois

Dr. Emily Landon, the chief infectious disease epidemiologist at the University of Chicago Medicine, went viral for her blunt speech to Illinois at the start o [...] Read full article: 'This is a Fight Against a Virus, Not An...→

Fiat Chrysler confirms talks for $6.8B state-backed loan to weather virus crisis

The credit facility would be for the automaker's activities in Italy where FCA directly employs 55,000 people in plants and development centers. Read full article: Fiat Chrysler confirms talks for $6.8B s...→

White House confident in virus test despite false negatives

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said Friday the White House still has confidence in a rapid COVID-19 test it has been using despite new data sugg [...] Read full article: White House confident in virus test desp...→

Sen. Tim Scott: Worst-Case Scenario Not Always Necessary in Virus Fight

Sen. Tim Scott: Worst-Case Scenario Not Always Necessary in Virus Fight

Partisan politics is driving the response on reopening the nation, and the worst-case scenario does not always need to be the first consideration, Sen. Tim Sco [...] Read full article: Sen. Tim Scott: Worst-Case Scenario Not ...→

What Dylan Dreyer’s Coronavirus Antibody Test Results Mean for Her and Family

What Dylan Dreyer’s Coronavirus Antibody Test Results Mean for Her and Family

Dylan Dreyer revealed on TODAY that she has tested positive for the presence of COVID-19 antibodies, which led to questions of what exactly that means for her [...] Read full article: What Dylan Dreyer’s Coronavirus Antibody...→

Report: China President Xi Pressured WHO Leader To Hold Back On Virus Warning

Report: China President Xi Pressured WHO Leader To Hold Back On Virus Warning

China's President Xi Jinping reportedly pressured the director of the World Health Organization in January to hold off issuing a global warning about the coron [...] Read full article: Report: China President Xi Pressured WHO...→

FDA approves new coronavirus antigen test with fast results

FDA approves new coronavirus antigen test with fast results

Antigen tests can diagnose active infections by detecting the earliest toxic traces of the virus rather than genetic code of the virus itself. Read full article: FDA approves new coronavirus antigen tes...→

Coronavirus In North Dakota: Fargo Leaders Look To

Coronavirus In North Dakota: Fargo Leaders Look To "Test Their Way Out" Of Virus Surge

Officials said Thursday that they've identified several COVID-19 hot spots in and around Fargo, which is North Dakota's biggest city and which has had more con [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In North Dakota: Fargo Leade...→

Spain to avert political crisis, extend virus lockdown

Spain’s left-wing coalition government appears to have averted throwing the country into a political crisis on top of the enormous challenge it already faces f [...] Read full article: Spain to avert political crisis, extend ...→

Global Virus Updates: Struggles in India, Brazil, US Show Virus Fight Far From Won

Global Virus Updates: Struggles in India, Brazil, US Show Virus Fight Far From Won

Even as countries move forward with easing their coronavirus restrictions and restarting their economies, the discovery of a large cluster of infections linked [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Struggles in India...→

Coronavirus in Brazil is fueling another crisis: Destruction of the Amazon rainforest

Coronavirus in Brazil is fueling another crisis: Destruction of the Amazon rainforest

Researchers say deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon increased by more than 50% in the first three months of the year. Read full article: Coronavirus in Brazil is fueling another...→

New Jersey, other states, work to fight virus misinformation

New Jersey, other states, work to fight virus misinformation

New Jersey's top homeland security official received nearly nonstop calls in early March from grocery chains, trucking companies and other logistics firms want [...] Read full article: New Jersey, other states, work to fight ...→

Virus cases rising in Russia as crisis eases elsewhere

As the coronavirus outbreak eases in Western Europe and parts of the U.S., cases are rising steadily in Russia in a crisis that has damaged President Vladimir [...] Read full article: Virus cases rising in Russia as crisis e...→

Trump still confident in virus test despite false negatives - Breitbart

Trump still confident in virus test despite false negatives - Breitbart

President Donald Trump has expressed no concerns about a rapid coronavirus test that the White House has been relying on to ensure his safety, despite new Read full article: Trump still confident in virus test desp...→

False negatives raise more questions about virus test accuracy

One study released Wednesday indicates an Abbott Laboratories test that’s used at the White House may miss as many as half of positive cases.  Read full article: False negatives raise more questions abo...→

Kudlow Predicts 'Big Reopening' of Economy as Virus Fight Enters 'Home Stretch'

Kudlow Predicts 'Big Reopening' of Economy as Virus Fight Enters 'Home Stretch'

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow predicts a “big reopening” for the economy as the current stage in the battle against the coronavirus pandemic enters [...] Read full article: Kudlow Predicts 'Big Reopening' of Econo...→

Brazil cities lurch to lockdowns amid virus crisis red flags

Faced with overwhelmed hospitals and surging coronavirus deaths, Brazilian state and city governments are lurching forward with mandatory lockdowns against the [...] Read full article: Brazil cities lurch to lockdowns amid vi...→

African nations seek their own solutions in virus crisis

A loud hiss and grunt come from a green bag pressing air through a tube, as Senegalese researchers work to develop a prototype ventilator that could cost a mer [...] Read full article: African nations seek their own solutions...→

Gottlieb says newly approved test could be

Gottlieb says newly approved test could be "game changer" in coronavirus fight

The former FDA commissioner said a new rapid antigen test that can be administered in doctors' offices could be key in stopping the spread. Read full article: Gottlieb says newly approved test could ...→

Kristof: In the U.S. fight vs. COVID-19, the virus is winning

Kristof: In the U.S. fight vs. COVID-19, the virus is winning

In less than two months, we have lost more Americans to the coronavirus than in the Vietnam, Persian Gulf, Afghanistan and Iraq wars combined. Read full article: Kristof: In the U.S. fight vs. COVID-19,...→

Brazil virus despair stretches from Rio to Amazon

Brazil virus despair stretches from Rio to Amazon

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — From the Amazon city of Manaus to the seemingly endless urban sprawl of Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, freshly dug graves have been fillin [...] Read full article: Brazil virus despair stretches from Rio ...→

Virus could set back tuberculosis fight by several years

Virus could set back tuberculosis fight by several years

A new report says the fight against tuberculosis could be set back by more than five years due to the coronavirus pandemic, risking an additional 1.4 million T [...] Read full article: Virus could set back tuberculosis fight ...→

Virus claims life of Anne Hornickel Yuska, 63, UMN science educator and STEM leader

Virus claims life of Anne Hornickel Yuska, 63, UMN science educator and STEM leader

Anne Hornickel Yuska devoted much of her career to increasing the representation of women and people of color in science, technology, engineering and math. As [...] Read full article: Virus claims life of Anne Hornickel Yusk...→

Tanzania: President Reveals 'Imported' Test Kits Give False Results

Tanzania: President Reveals 'Imported' Test Kits Give False Results

Tanzania denounced imported coronavirus test kits after they returned positive results on samples taken from a goat and a pawpaw [papaya]. Read full article: Tanzania: President Reveals 'Imported' T...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Biden ‘apology,’ virus test myths | WTOP

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Biden ‘apology,’ virus test myths | WTOP

President Donald Trump is mischaracterizing Joe Biden’s position on the U.S. pandemic response, stretching the facts on his own policies in the crisis and play [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Biden ‘apology,’...→

New Jersey, other states, work to fight virus misinformation

New Jersey, other states, work to fight virus misinformation

New Jersey's top homeland security official received nearly nonstop calls in early March from grocery chains, trucking companies and other logistics firms want [...] Read full article: New Jersey, other states, work to fight ...→

'This is a Fight Against a Virus, Not An Ideology': Viral Chicago Doctor Delivers Another Powerful Speech to Illinois

'This is a Fight Against a Virus, Not An Ideology': Viral Chicago Doctor Delivers Another Powerful Speech to Illinois

Dr. Emily Landon, the chief infectious disease epidemiologist at the University of Chicago Medicine, went viral for her blunt speech to Illinois at the start o [...] Read full article: 'This is a Fight Against a Virus, Not An...→

Trump still confident in virus test despite false negatives - Breitbart

Trump still confident in virus test despite false negatives - Breitbart

President Donald Trump has expressed no concerns about a rapid coronavirus test that the White House has been relying on to ensure his safety, despite new Read full article: Trump still confident in virus test desp...→

White House confident in virus test despite false negatives

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said Friday the White House still has confidence in a rapid COVID-19 test it has been using despite new data sugg [...] Read full article: White House confident in virus test desp...→

China may test all of Wuhan amid fears of virus comeback

China may test all of Wuhan amid fears of virus comeback

Authorities in Wuhan, the Chinese city where the coronavirus pandemic began, reportedly are planning to test all 11 million residents in the next 10 days Read full article: China may test all of Wuhan amid fears o...→

Kudlow Predicts 'Big Reopening' of Economy as Virus Fight Enters 'Home Stretch'

Kudlow Predicts 'Big Reopening' of Economy as Virus Fight Enters 'Home Stretch'

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow predicts a “big reopening” for the economy as the current stage in the battle against the coronavirus pandemic enters [...] Read full article: Kudlow Predicts 'Big Reopening' of Econo...→

What Dylan Dreyer’s Coronavirus Antibody Test Results Mean for Her and Family

What Dylan Dreyer’s Coronavirus Antibody Test Results Mean for Her and Family

Dylan Dreyer revealed on TODAY that she has tested positive for the presence of COVID-19 antibodies, which led to questions of what exactly that means for her [...] Read full article: What Dylan Dreyer’s Coronavirus Antibody...→

Wuhan to Test All 11 Million Residents After New Virus Cases

Wuhan to Test All 11 Million Residents After New Virus Cases

Wuhan, where the global coronavirus epidemic first started, has ordered officials to prepare to test its entire 11 million population after the central Chinese [...] Read full article: Wuhan to Test All 11 Million Residents A...→

African nations seek their own solutions in virus crisis

A loud hiss and grunt come from a green bag pressing air through a tube, as Senegalese researchers work to develop a prototype ventilator that could cost a mer [...] Read full article: African nations seek their own solutions...→

Report: China President Xi Pressured WHO Leader To Hold Back On Virus Warning

Report: China President Xi Pressured WHO Leader To Hold Back On Virus Warning

China's President Xi Jinping reportedly pressured the director of the World Health Organization in January to hold off issuing a global warning about the coron [...] Read full article: Report: China President Xi Pressured WHO...→

Warriors, bravery and a surprise attack: Trump leans into war rhetoric to fight his crisis

Warriors, bravery and a surprise attack: Trump leans into war rhetoric to fight his crisis

Trying to revive a devastated U.S. economy, Trump is expanding his wartime metaphors to draw in just about everyone across the nation. Read full article: Warriors, bravery and a surprise attack:...→

Kristof: In the U.S. fight vs. COVID-19, the virus is winning

Kristof: In the U.S. fight vs. COVID-19, the virus is winning

In less than two months, we have lost more Americans to the coronavirus than in the Vietnam, Persian Gulf, Afghanistan and Iraq wars combined. Read full article: Kristof: In the U.S. fight vs. COVID-19,...→

Coronavirus In North Dakota: Fargo Leaders Look To

Coronavirus In North Dakota: Fargo Leaders Look To "Test Their Way Out" Of Virus Surge

Officials said Thursday that they've identified several COVID-19 hot spots in and around Fargo, which is North Dakota's biggest city and which has had more con [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In North Dakota: Fargo Leade...→

Spain averts political crisis, extends virus lockdown

Spain’s left-wing coalition government has averted - for now - a political crisis on top of the enormous challenge the country already faces from its devastati [...] Read full article: Spain averts political crisis, extends v...→

Virus could set back tuberculosis fight by several years

Virus could set back tuberculosis fight by several years

A new report says the fight against tuberculosis could be set back by more than five years due to the coronavirus pandemic, risking an additional 1.4 million T [...] Read full article: Virus could set back tuberculosis fight ...→

Global Virus Updates: Struggles in India, Brazil, US Show Virus Fight Far From Won

Global Virus Updates: Struggles in India, Brazil, US Show Virus Fight Far From Won

Even as countries move forward with easing their coronavirus restrictions and restarting their economies, the discovery of a large cluster of infections linked [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Struggles in India...→

UC San Diego Striving to Test 65,000 in Community for Virus Each Month

UC San Diego Striving to Test 65,000 in Community for Virus Each Month

UC San Diego hopes to implement a groundbreaking coronavirus testing program for roughly 65,000 of its students, staff and faculty in an effort to resume in-pe [...] Read full article: UC San Diego Striving to Test 65,000 in ...→

Tanzania: President Reveals 'Imported' Test Kits Give False Results

Tanzania: President Reveals 'Imported' Test Kits Give False Results

Tanzania denounced imported coronavirus test kits after they returned positive results on samples taken from a goat and a pawpaw [papaya]. Read full article: Tanzania: President Reveals 'Imported' T...→

Unlike 2008 crisis, pandemic has no leader, no global plan

When financial markets collapsed and the world faced its last great crisis in 2008, major powers worked together to restore the global economy, but the COVID-1 [...] Read full article: Unlike 2008 crisis, pandemic has no lead...→

Brazil expands use of unproven drug as virus toll rises

President Jair Bolsonaro unveiled rules Wednesday expanding the prescription of chloroquine, the predecessor of an anti-malaria drug promoted by U.S. President [...] Read full article: Brazil expands use of unproven drug as v...→

Letter: We’ve rallied to fight virus, we can do it for the earth

Letter: We’ve rallied to fight virus, we can do it for the earth

COVID-19 in the United States versus South Korea shows the systems we have in place (or don’t have) do matter. Read full article: Letter: We’ve rallied to fight virus, we...→

Virus cases rising in Russia as crisis eases elsewhere

As the coronavirus outbreak eases in Western Europe and parts of the U.S., cases are rising steadily in Russia in a crisis that has damaged President Vladimir [...] Read full article: Virus cases rising in Russia as crisis e...→

Fiat Chrysler confirms talks for $6.8B state-backed loan to weather virus crisis

The credit facility would be for the automaker's activities in Italy where FCA directly employs 55,000 people in plants and development centers. Read full article: Fiat Chrysler confirms talks for $6.8B s...→

Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Shows We Need Universal Healthcare

Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Shows We Need Universal Healthcare

Three-quarters of Americans say the COVID-19 pandemic shows that the U.S. should adopt a universal healthcare system, according to a new survey conducted by On [...] Read full article: Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Sh...→

False negatives raise more questions about virus test accuracy

One study released Wednesday indicates an Abbott Laboratories test that’s used at the White House may miss as many as half of positive cases.  Read full article: False negatives raise more questions abo...→

Sen. Tim Scott: Worst-Case Scenario Not Always Necessary in Virus Fight

Sen. Tim Scott: Worst-Case Scenario Not Always Necessary in Virus Fight

Partisan politics is driving the response on reopening the nation, and the worst-case scenario does not always need to be the first consideration, Sen. Tim Sco [...] Read full article: Sen. Tim Scott: Worst-Case Scenario Not ...→

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

The thousands of Georgia teens given their driver’s licenses without taking a road test during the coronavirus pandemic will have to take one after all, the go [...] Read full article: Thousands of Georgia teens given license...→

Brazil cities lurch to lockdowns amid virus crisis red flags

Faced with overwhelmed hospitals and surging coronavirus deaths, Brazilian state and city governments are lurching forward with mandatory lockdowns against the [...] Read full article: Brazil cities lurch to lockdowns amid vi...→

Europe’s Battle-Hardened Nations Show Resilience in Virus Fight

Europe’s Battle-Hardened Nations Show Resilience in Virus Fight

Countries such as Croatia and Greece, which took early measures to stop the outbreak, have generally been aided by cooperation from citizens galvanized by toug [...] Read full article: Europe’s Battle-Hardened Nations Show Re...→

Gottlieb says newly approved test could be

Gottlieb says newly approved test could be "game changer" in coronavirus fight

The former FDA commissioner said a new rapid antigen test that can be administered in doctors' offices could be key in stopping the spread. Read full article: Gottlieb says newly approved test could ...→

FDA approves new coronavirus antigen test with fast results

FDA approves new coronavirus antigen test with fast results

Antigen tests can diagnose active infections by detecting the earliest toxic traces of the virus rather than genetic code of the virus itself. Read full article: FDA approves new coronavirus antigen tes...→

UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Virus in Poor Countries

UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Virus in Poor Countries

The United Nations is calling on governments, companies and billionaires to contribute to a $6.7 billion fund for fighting the coronavirus pandemic in vulnerab [...] Read full article: UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Vir...→

Brazil virus despair stretches from Rio to Amazon

Brazil virus despair stretches from Rio to Amazon

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — From the Amazon city of Manaus to the seemingly endless urban sprawl of Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, freshly dug graves have been fillin [...] Read full article: Brazil virus despair stretches from Rio ...→

Spain to avert political crisis, extend virus lockdown

Spain’s left-wing coalition government appears to have averted throwing the country into a political crisis on top of the enormous challenge it already faces f [...] Read full article: Spain to avert political crisis, extend ...→

EU, Balkans leaders to reaffirm ties amid virus crisis

European Union and Balkans leaders are holding talks later Wednesday aimed at reassuring six countries in the volatile region that the EU remains their most im [...] Read full article: EU, Balkans leaders to reaffirm ties ami...→

Virus claims life of Anne Hornickel Yuska, 63, UMN science educator and STEM leader

Virus claims life of Anne Hornickel Yuska, 63, UMN science educator and STEM leader

Anne Hornickel Yuska devoted much of her career to increasing the representation of women and people of color in science, technology, engineering and math. As [...] Read full article: Virus claims life of Anne Hornickel Yusk...→

Coronavirus in Brazil is fueling another crisis: Destruction of the Amazon rainforest

Coronavirus in Brazil is fueling another crisis: Destruction of the Amazon rainforest

Researchers say deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon increased by more than 50% in the first three months of the year. Read full article: Coronavirus in Brazil is fueling another...→

In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test Results, Crisis Looms

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he twice tested negative for the coronavirus but many, including a federal judge, are demanding he share the actual res [...] Read full article: In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Biden ‘apology,’ virus test myths | WTOP

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Biden ‘apology,’ virus test myths | WTOP

President Donald Trump is mischaracterizing Joe Biden’s position on the U.S. pandemic response, stretching the facts on his own policies in the crisis and play [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Biden ‘apology,’...→

Brazil expands use of unproven drug as virus toll rises

President Jair Bolsonaro unveiled rules Wednesday expanding the prescription of chloroquine, the predecessor of an anti-malaria drug promoted by U.S. President [...] Read full article: Brazil expands use of unproven drug as v...→

New Jersey, other states, work to fight virus misinformation

New Jersey, other states, work to fight virus misinformation

New Jersey's top homeland security official received nearly nonstop calls in early March from grocery chains, trucking companies and other logistics firms want [...] Read full article: New Jersey, other states, work to fight ...→

Letter: We’ve rallied to fight virus, we can do it for the earth

Letter: We’ve rallied to fight virus, we can do it for the earth

COVID-19 in the United States versus South Korea shows the systems we have in place (or don’t have) do matter. Read full article: Letter: We’ve rallied to fight virus, we...→

'This is a Fight Against a Virus, Not An Ideology': Viral Chicago Doctor Delivers Another Powerful Speech to Illinois

'This is a Fight Against a Virus, Not An Ideology': Viral Chicago Doctor Delivers Another Powerful Speech to Illinois

Dr. Emily Landon, the chief infectious disease epidemiologist at the University of Chicago Medicine, went viral for her blunt speech to Illinois at the start o [...] Read full article: 'This is a Fight Against a Virus, Not An...→

Virus cases rising in Russia as crisis eases elsewhere

As the coronavirus outbreak eases in Western Europe and parts of the U.S., cases are rising steadily in Russia in a crisis that has damaged President Vladimir [...] Read full article: Virus cases rising in Russia as crisis e...→

Fiat Chrysler confirms talks for $6.8B state-backed loan to weather virus crisis

The credit facility would be for the automaker's activities in Italy where FCA directly employs 55,000 people in plants and development centers. Read full article: Fiat Chrysler confirms talks for $6.8B s...→

Trump still confident in virus test despite false negatives - Breitbart

Trump still confident in virus test despite false negatives - Breitbart

President Donald Trump has expressed no concerns about a rapid coronavirus test that the White House has been relying on to ensure his safety, despite new Read full article: Trump still confident in virus test desp...→

Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Shows We Need Universal Healthcare

Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Shows We Need Universal Healthcare

Three-quarters of Americans say the COVID-19 pandemic shows that the U.S. should adopt a universal healthcare system, according to a new survey conducted by On [...] Read full article: Poll: Most Americans Say Virus Crisis Sh...→

White House confident in virus test despite false negatives

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said Friday the White House still has confidence in a rapid COVID-19 test it has been using despite new data sugg [...] Read full article: White House confident in virus test desp...→

False negatives raise more questions about virus test accuracy

One study released Wednesday indicates an Abbott Laboratories test that’s used at the White House may miss as many as half of positive cases.  Read full article: False negatives raise more questions abo...→

China may test all of Wuhan amid fears of virus comeback

China may test all of Wuhan amid fears of virus comeback

Authorities in Wuhan, the Chinese city where the coronavirus pandemic began, reportedly are planning to test all 11 million residents in the next 10 days Read full article: China may test all of Wuhan amid fears o...→

Sen. Tim Scott: Worst-Case Scenario Not Always Necessary in Virus Fight

Sen. Tim Scott: Worst-Case Scenario Not Always Necessary in Virus Fight

Partisan politics is driving the response on reopening the nation, and the worst-case scenario does not always need to be the first consideration, Sen. Tim Sco [...] Read full article: Sen. Tim Scott: Worst-Case Scenario Not ...→

Kudlow Predicts 'Big Reopening' of Economy as Virus Fight Enters 'Home Stretch'

Kudlow Predicts 'Big Reopening' of Economy as Virus Fight Enters 'Home Stretch'

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow predicts a “big reopening” for the economy as the current stage in the battle against the coronavirus pandemic enters [...] Read full article: Kudlow Predicts 'Big Reopening' of Econo...→

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

Thousands of Georgia teens given licenses without road test during coronavirus crisis must take one after all, governor says

The thousands of Georgia teens given their driver’s licenses without taking a road test during the coronavirus pandemic will have to take one after all, the go [...] Read full article: Thousands of Georgia teens given license...→

What Dylan Dreyer’s Coronavirus Antibody Test Results Mean for Her and Family

What Dylan Dreyer’s Coronavirus Antibody Test Results Mean for Her and Family

Dylan Dreyer revealed on TODAY that she has tested positive for the presence of COVID-19 antibodies, which led to questions of what exactly that means for her [...] Read full article: What Dylan Dreyer’s Coronavirus Antibody...→

Brazil cities lurch to lockdowns amid virus crisis red flags

Faced with overwhelmed hospitals and surging coronavirus deaths, Brazilian state and city governments are lurching forward with mandatory lockdowns against the [...] Read full article: Brazil cities lurch to lockdowns amid vi...→

Wuhan to Test All 11 Million Residents After New Virus Cases

Wuhan to Test All 11 Million Residents After New Virus Cases

Wuhan, where the global coronavirus epidemic first started, has ordered officials to prepare to test its entire 11 million population after the central Chinese [...] Read full article: Wuhan to Test All 11 Million Residents A...→

African nations seek their own solutions in virus crisis

A loud hiss and grunt come from a green bag pressing air through a tube, as Senegalese researchers work to develop a prototype ventilator that could cost a mer [...] Read full article: African nations seek their own solutions...→

Europe’s Battle-Hardened Nations Show Resilience in Virus Fight

Europe’s Battle-Hardened Nations Show Resilience in Virus Fight

Countries such as Croatia and Greece, which took early measures to stop the outbreak, have generally been aided by cooperation from citizens galvanized by toug [...] Read full article: Europe’s Battle-Hardened Nations Show Re...→

Report: China President Xi Pressured WHO Leader To Hold Back On Virus Warning

Report: China President Xi Pressured WHO Leader To Hold Back On Virus Warning

China's President Xi Jinping reportedly pressured the director of the World Health Organization in January to hold off issuing a global warning about the coron [...] Read full article: Report: China President Xi Pressured WHO...→

Gottlieb says newly approved test could be

Gottlieb says newly approved test could be "game changer" in coronavirus fight

The former FDA commissioner said a new rapid antigen test that can be administered in doctors' offices could be key in stopping the spread. Read full article: Gottlieb says newly approved test could ...→

Warriors, bravery and a surprise attack: Trump leans into war rhetoric to fight his crisis

Warriors, bravery and a surprise attack: Trump leans into war rhetoric to fight his crisis

Trying to revive a devastated U.S. economy, Trump is expanding his wartime metaphors to draw in just about everyone across the nation. Read full article: Warriors, bravery and a surprise attack:...→

FDA approves new coronavirus antigen test with fast results

FDA approves new coronavirus antigen test with fast results

Antigen tests can diagnose active infections by detecting the earliest toxic traces of the virus rather than genetic code of the virus itself. Read full article: FDA approves new coronavirus antigen tes...→

Kristof: In the U.S. fight vs. COVID-19, the virus is winning

Kristof: In the U.S. fight vs. COVID-19, the virus is winning

In less than two months, we have lost more Americans to the coronavirus than in the Vietnam, Persian Gulf, Afghanistan and Iraq wars combined. Read full article: Kristof: In the U.S. fight vs. COVID-19,...→

UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Virus in Poor Countries

UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Virus in Poor Countries

The United Nations is calling on governments, companies and billionaires to contribute to a $6.7 billion fund for fighting the coronavirus pandemic in vulnerab [...] Read full article: UN Appeals for $6.7 Billion to Fight Vir...→

Coronavirus In North Dakota: Fargo Leaders Look To

Coronavirus In North Dakota: Fargo Leaders Look To "Test Their Way Out" Of Virus Surge

Officials said Thursday that they've identified several COVID-19 hot spots in and around Fargo, which is North Dakota's biggest city and which has had more con [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In North Dakota: Fargo Leade...→

Brazil virus despair stretches from Rio to Amazon

Brazil virus despair stretches from Rio to Amazon

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — From the Amazon city of Manaus to the seemingly endless urban sprawl of Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, freshly dug graves have been fillin [...] Read full article: Brazil virus despair stretches from Rio ...→

Spain averts political crisis, extends virus lockdown

Spain’s left-wing coalition government has averted - for now - a political crisis on top of the enormous challenge the country already faces from its devastati [...] Read full article: Spain averts political crisis, extends v...→

Spain to avert political crisis, extend virus lockdown

Spain’s left-wing coalition government appears to have averted throwing the country into a political crisis on top of the enormous challenge it already faces f [...] Read full article: Spain to avert political crisis, extend ...→

Virus could set back tuberculosis fight by several years

Virus could set back tuberculosis fight by several years

A new report says the fight against tuberculosis could be set back by more than five years due to the coronavirus pandemic, risking an additional 1.4 million T [...] Read full article: Virus could set back tuberculosis fight ...→

EU, Balkans leaders to reaffirm ties amid virus crisis

European Union and Balkans leaders are holding talks later Wednesday aimed at reassuring six countries in the volatile region that the EU remains their most im [...] Read full article: EU, Balkans leaders to reaffirm ties ami...→

Global Virus Updates: Struggles in India, Brazil, US Show Virus Fight Far From Won

Global Virus Updates: Struggles in India, Brazil, US Show Virus Fight Far From Won

Even as countries move forward with easing their coronavirus restrictions and restarting their economies, the discovery of a large cluster of infections linked [...] Read full article: Global Virus Updates: Struggles in India...→

Virus claims life of Anne Hornickel Yuska, 63, UMN science educator and STEM leader

Virus claims life of Anne Hornickel Yuska, 63, UMN science educator and STEM leader

Anne Hornickel Yuska devoted much of her career to increasing the representation of women and people of color in science, technology, engineering and math. As [...] Read full article: Virus claims life of Anne Hornickel Yusk...→

UC San Diego Striving to Test 65,000 in Community for Virus Each Month

UC San Diego Striving to Test 65,000 in Community for Virus Each Month

UC San Diego hopes to implement a groundbreaking coronavirus testing program for roughly 65,000 of its students, staff and faculty in an effort to resume in-pe [...] Read full article: UC San Diego Striving to Test 65,000 in ...→

Coronavirus in Brazil is fueling another crisis: Destruction of the Amazon rainforest

Coronavirus in Brazil is fueling another crisis: Destruction of the Amazon rainforest

Researchers say deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon increased by more than 50% in the first three months of the year. Read full article: Coronavirus in Brazil is fueling another...→

Tanzania: President Reveals 'Imported' Test Kits Give False Results

Tanzania: President Reveals 'Imported' Test Kits Give False Results

Tanzania denounced imported coronavirus test kits after they returned positive results on samples taken from a goat and a pawpaw [papaya]. Read full article: Tanzania: President Reveals 'Imported' T...→

In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test Results, Crisis Looms

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he twice tested negative for the coronavirus but many, including a federal judge, are demanding he share the actual res [...] Read full article: In Fight Over Brazil Leader’s Virus Test...→

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Biden ‘apology,’ virus test myths | WTOP

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Biden ‘apology,’ virus test myths | WTOP

President Donald Trump is mischaracterizing Joe Biden’s position on the U.S. pandemic response, stretching the facts on his own policies in the crisis and play [...] Read full article: AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Biden ‘apology,’...→

Unlike 2008 crisis, pandemic has no leader, no global plan

When financial markets collapsed and the world faced its last great crisis in 2008, major powers worked together to restore the global economy, but the COVID-1 [...] Read full article: Unlike 2008 crisis, pandemic has no lead...→