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News Quiz: Coronavirus, Remdesivir, Bill de Blasio

News Quiz: Coronavirus, Remdesivir, Bill de Blasio

Compiled by CHRIS STANFORD, WILL DUDDING and ANNA SCHAVERIEN MAY 1, 2020... Did you follow the headlines this week? Take our quiz to find out. Last week, 99 pe [...] Read full article: News Quiz: Coronavirus, Remdesivir, Bill...→

News Quiz: Coronavirus, Remdesivir, Bill de Blasio

News Quiz: Coronavirus, Remdesivir, Bill de Blasio

Compiled by CHRIS STANFORD, WILL DUDDING and ANNA SCHAVERIEN MAY 1, 2020... Did you follow the headlines this week? Take our quiz to find out. Last week, 99 pe [...] Read full article: News Quiz: Coronavirus, Remdesivir, Bill...→

Obama Staffer, Bill Gates, Soros Behind the Group Pushing a Celebrity Global Response to Chinese Coronavirus

Obama Staffer, Bill Gates, Soros Behind the Group Pushing a Celebrity Global Response to Chinese Coronavirus

The celebrity campaign #PasstheMic is enlisting Julia Roberts, Hugh Jackman, and other A-list Hollywood stars to hand over their social media accounts to the l [...] Read full article: Obama Staffer, Bill Gates, Soros Behind ...→

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Jerry Moran introduced a bipartisan measure Thursday that would protect senior citizens from scams during the coronavirus pandemic, Fox [...] Read full article: Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to prote...→

Bipartisan group of state AGs to Congress: Put marijuana banking protections into coronavirus bill

Bipartisan group of state AGs to Congress: Put marijuana banking protections into coronavirus bill

Attorneys general for 34 states and territories asked Congress on Tuesday to include protections in its coronavirus relief plans for banks that service legal m [...] Read full article: Bipartisan group of state AGs to Congres...→

Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News: Live Updates

Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News: Live Updates

Japanese stocks led the gainers at midday, though China-related markets were lower.... Asian markets were mixed on Wednesday amid ebbing optimism over global p [...] Read full article: Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News:...→

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

"It's going to be a huge effort, an unprecedented effort," the mayor said. "The greatest challenge I'd say this school system has ever faced." Read full article: New York City Summer School Will Be Done...→

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

TOP STORIES Mueller judges could be impeachment targets if GOP retakes House, Roger Stone predicts 'No red lines': Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavir [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars...→

Democrats push new $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill through House

Democrats push new $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill through House

Democrats powered a massive $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill through the House on Friday, an election-year measure designed to brace a U.S. economy in free [...] Read full article: Democrats push new $3 trillion coronavir...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

Bernie Sanders: Senate Must Expand Pelosi's Leftist Coronavirus Bill

Bernie Sanders: Senate Must Expand Pelosi's Leftist Coronavirus Bill

The Senate must "improve" House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's leftist coronavirus bill, expanding it even further, Sen. Bernie Sanders said. Read full article: Bernie Sanders: Senate Must Expand Pelos...→

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

A months-old conversation about N95 masks is now being used as a reason to fire the city's top health official in the middle of a pandemic. Read full article: Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissio...→

Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s partial coronavirus reopening plan

Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s partial coronavirus reopening plan

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan to reopen coronavirus-shuttered restaurants and bars under capacity restrictions is half-baked, with the potential to further starv [...] Read full article: Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s p...→

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

The number of New York City kids sickened with the rare Kawasaki-like inflammatory disease potentially linked to the coronavirus has jumped to more than 80, Ma [...] Read full article: De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with...→

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

“It is right that the Congress and the president act at a level that actually hits this absolutely unprecedented moment in American history." Read full article: De Blasio hails House stimulus package t...→

GOP senators give Democrats' $3T HEROES Act coronavirus relief bill a cold shoulder

GOP senators give Democrats' $3T HEROES Act coronavirus relief bill a cold shoulder

The House is expected to vote on the package as soon as Friday, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said there is no "urgency." Read full article: GOP senators give Democrats' $3T HEROES ...→

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

Mayor Bill de Blasio insists city businesses forced to close because of the coronavirus outbreak are doing just fine and will be able to stay shuttered for mon [...] Read full article: De Blasio says shuttered businesses will...→

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

President Trump says Republicans are working to draft a new coronavirus bill and that he plans to pressure states to allow churches to reopen as the pandemic e [...] Read full article: Trump wants churches open, says GOP craf...→

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said new data suggests that the first cases of the novel coronavirus may have surfaced in the city in late Janua [...] Read full article: De Blasio says first coronavirus cases c...→

Bill de Blasio’s ridiculous beach debacle

Bill de Blasio’s ridiculous beach debacle

Amazing: Mayor Bill de Blasio turns from imperiously telling New Yorkers they can’t hit the beach in the city to just as imperiously telling Long Island it can [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio’s ridiculous beach debacl...→

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

The city’s latest statistics for its daily coronavirus indicators are “a reminder of how much we have to stick to the plan,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday [...] Read full article: NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ...→

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

As Memorial Day weekend approaches, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday said “no swimming” will be allowed at beaches and warned New Yorkers that they [...] Read full article: De Blasio says violators of city’s coron...→

FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Connected to Bill Gates

FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Connected to Bill Gates

The Food and Drug Administration has stopped a coronavirus testing program promoted by billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates, according to a news release. Read full article: FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Co...→

Dems push $3T coronavirus relief bill toward House OK

Dems push $3T coronavirus relief bill toward House OK

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats pushed Congress’ biggest coronavirus relief bill yet toward expected House passage Friday, a $3 trillion behemoth they said a belea [...] Read full article: Dems push $3T coronavirus relief bill to...→

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

Jersey Shore beaches may be re-opening for Memorial Day weekend, but that will not be the case in New York City as Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Friday that B [...] Read full article: NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open...→

GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choice’ but to vote for Democrats’ $3T coronavirus relief bill

GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choice’ but to vote for Democrats’ $3T coronavirus relief bill

Republican congressman Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., says he has ‘no choice’ but to buck party lines and vote for Democrats’ new $3 trillion coronavirus relief pack [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choi...→

Hungary's Orban cites 'fake news' about coronavirus for detentions

Hungary's Orban cites 'fake news' about coronavirus for detentions

A recent change in Hungary’s criminal code allows authorities to jail people for up to five years for spreading fake news about the coronavirus pandemic, a mov [...] Read full article: Hungary's Orban cites 'fake news' about ...→

Dems' $3T coronavirus bill includes marijuana banking protections

Dems' $3T coronavirus bill includes marijuana banking protections

Democrats' $3 trillion proposal for yet another coronavirus relief bill includes measures that would allow state-legal marijuana businesses to access financial [...] Read full article: Dems' $3T coronavirus bill includes mari...→

Cory Gardner joins Josh Hawley’s massive coronavirus jobs bill

Cory Gardner joins Josh Hawley’s massive coronavirus jobs bill

"We must think big as we continue to search for solutions to help the American people through this pandemic,” the Colorado senator says. Read full article: Cory Gardner joins Josh Hawley’s massive...→

China calls GOP bill to sanction country

China calls GOP bill to sanction country "highly immoral," says U.S. is trying to "deflect responsibility" for coronavirus

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said Senate Republicans should focus on the coronavirus outbreak instead of "racking their brains to distract attenti [...] Read full article: China calls GOP bill to sanction country...→

Sen. Rick Scott bill would protect coronavirus vaccine research from China

Sen. Rick Scott bill would protect coronavirus vaccine research from China

Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., joined several of his GOP Senate colleagues on Thursday in introducing legislation aimed at protecting America's coronavirus vaccine r [...] Read full article: Sen. Rick Scott bill would protect coron...→

City on its way to begin reopening by early June, de Blasio says - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday that phase one of the city's reopening could start sometime in the first half of June which would allow for Read full article: City on its way to begin reopening by ea...→

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New York City residents should be allowed on Long Island’s beaches, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday — after being ripped as “irresponsible” by a top Nassau C [...] Read full article: New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Is...→

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called on the state to authorize line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19. Read full article: De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefit...→

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

There is a profound possibility that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's $3 trillion HEROES Act is the 2020 Democratic Party platform when presumptive Democratic pres [...] Read full article: Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Ille...→

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

“That confidence is being eroded daily by leaks and agency vs. agency infighting. The future of this city is literally hanging in the balance. Enough is enough [...] Read full article: Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunctio...→

Democrats Break with Nancy Pelosi on $3 Trillion Coronavirus Bill

Democrats Break with Nancy Pelosi on $3 Trillion Coronavirus Bill

House Democrats started breaking with Nancy Pelosi on Friday as Congress' lower chamber prepares to vote on the $3 trillion, 1,815-page bill. Read full article: Democrats Break with Nancy Pelosi on $3 ...→

Pelosi looks to negotiate $3T coronavirus relief bill as White House threatens veto

Pelosi looks to negotiate $3T coronavirus relief bill as White House threatens veto

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill, Thursday, May 14, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)... Pelos [...] Read full article: Pelosi looks to negotiate $3T coronaviru...→

McConnell rips Democrats for proposing marijuana ‘diversity detectives’ in coronavirus relief bill

McConnell rips Democrats for proposing marijuana ‘diversity detectives’ in coronavirus relief bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell slammed Democrats on Thursday for using the latest coronavirus relief package as a vehicle to pass a marijuana bill in l [...] Read full article: McConnell rips Democrats for proposing m...→

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

The city will convert another 12 miles of streets into pedestrian and bicycle-only thoroughfares, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday. “We want to make it [...] Read full article: De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC...→

Sen. Braun: Dems' $3T Coronavirus Bill Likely Dead on Arrival

Sen. Braun: Dems' $3T Coronavirus Bill Likely Dead on Arrival

Democrats have leaned on reopening the country in a way that has made the topic "highly politicized," and now they are pushing forward with a $3 trillion coron [...] Read full article: Sen. Braun: Dems' $3T Coronavirus Bill L...→

Sen. Rick Scott bill would protect coronavirus vaccine research from China

Sen. Rick Scott bill would protect coronavirus vaccine research from China

Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., joined several of his GOP Senate colleagues on Thursday in introducing legislation aimed at protecting America's coronavirus vaccine r [...] Read full article: Sen. Rick Scott bill would protect coron...→

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

President Trump says Republicans are working to draft a new coronavirus bill and that he plans to pressure states to allow churches to reopen as the pandemic e [...] Read full article: Trump wants churches open, says GOP craf...→

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Jerry Moran introduced a bipartisan measure Thursday that would protect senior citizens from scams during the coronavirus pandemic, Fox [...] Read full article: Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to prote...→

Bill de Blasio’s ridiculous beach debacle

Bill de Blasio’s ridiculous beach debacle

Amazing: Mayor Bill de Blasio turns from imperiously telling New Yorkers they can’t hit the beach in the city to just as imperiously telling Long Island it can [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio’s ridiculous beach debacl...→

Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News: Live Updates

Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News: Live Updates

Japanese stocks led the gainers at midday, though China-related markets were lower.... Asian markets were mixed on Wednesday amid ebbing optimism over global p [...] Read full article: Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News:...→

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called on the state to authorize line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19. Read full article: De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefit...→

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

As Memorial Day weekend approaches, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday said “no swimming” will be allowed at beaches and warned New Yorkers that they [...] Read full article: De Blasio says violators of city’s coron...→

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

TOP STORIES Mueller judges could be impeachment targets if GOP retakes House, Roger Stone predicts 'No red lines': Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavir [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars...→

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

There is a profound possibility that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's $3 trillion HEROES Act is the 2020 Democratic Party platform when presumptive Democratic pres [...] Read full article: Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Ille...→

Dems push $3T coronavirus relief bill toward House OK

Dems push $3T coronavirus relief bill toward House OK

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats pushed Congress’ biggest coronavirus relief bill yet toward expected House passage Friday, a $3 trillion behemoth they said a belea [...] Read full article: Dems push $3T coronavirus relief bill to...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

Democrats Break with Nancy Pelosi on $3 Trillion Coronavirus Bill

Democrats Break with Nancy Pelosi on $3 Trillion Coronavirus Bill

House Democrats started breaking with Nancy Pelosi on Friday as Congress' lower chamber prepares to vote on the $3 trillion, 1,815-page bill. Read full article: Democrats Break with Nancy Pelosi on $3 ...→

GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choice’ but to vote for Democrats’ $3T coronavirus relief bill

GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choice’ but to vote for Democrats’ $3T coronavirus relief bill

Republican congressman Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., says he has ‘no choice’ but to buck party lines and vote for Democrats’ new $3 trillion coronavirus relief pack [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choi...→

Bernie Sanders: Senate Must Expand Pelosi's Leftist Coronavirus Bill

Bernie Sanders: Senate Must Expand Pelosi's Leftist Coronavirus Bill

The Senate must "improve" House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's leftist coronavirus bill, expanding it even further, Sen. Bernie Sanders said. Read full article: Bernie Sanders: Senate Must Expand Pelos...→

McConnell rips Democrats for proposing marijuana ‘diversity detectives’ in coronavirus relief bill

McConnell rips Democrats for proposing marijuana ‘diversity detectives’ in coronavirus relief bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell slammed Democrats on Thursday for using the latest coronavirus relief package as a vehicle to pass a marijuana bill in l [...] Read full article: McConnell rips Democrats for proposing m...→

Dems' $3T coronavirus bill includes marijuana banking protections

Dems' $3T coronavirus bill includes marijuana banking protections

Democrats' $3 trillion proposal for yet another coronavirus relief bill includes measures that would allow state-legal marijuana businesses to access financial [...] Read full article: Dems' $3T coronavirus bill includes mari...→

Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s partial coronavirus reopening plan

Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s partial coronavirus reopening plan

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan to reopen coronavirus-shuttered restaurants and bars under capacity restrictions is half-baked, with the potential to further starv [...] Read full article: Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s p...→

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

The city will convert another 12 miles of streets into pedestrian and bicycle-only thoroughfares, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday. “We want to make it [...] Read full article: De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC...→

China calls GOP bill to sanction country

China calls GOP bill to sanction country "highly immoral," says U.S. is trying to "deflect responsibility" for coronavirus

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said Senate Republicans should focus on the coronavirus outbreak instead of "racking their brains to distract attenti [...] Read full article: China calls GOP bill to sanction country...→

GOP senators give Democrats' $3T HEROES Act coronavirus relief bill a cold shoulder

GOP senators give Democrats' $3T HEROES Act coronavirus relief bill a cold shoulder

The House is expected to vote on the package as soon as Friday, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said there is no "urgency." Read full article: GOP senators give Democrats' $3T HEROES ...→

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

Mayor Bill de Blasio insists city businesses forced to close because of the coronavirus outbreak are doing just fine and will be able to stay shuttered for mon [...] Read full article: De Blasio says shuttered businesses will...→

Obama Staffer, Bill Gates, Soros Behind the Group Pushing a Celebrity Global Response to Chinese Coronavirus

Obama Staffer, Bill Gates, Soros Behind the Group Pushing a Celebrity Global Response to Chinese Coronavirus

The celebrity campaign #PasstheMic is enlisting Julia Roberts, Hugh Jackman, and other A-list Hollywood stars to hand over their social media accounts to the l [...] Read full article: Obama Staffer, Bill Gates, Soros Behind ...→

City on its way to begin reopening by early June, de Blasio says - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday that phase one of the city's reopening could start sometime in the first half of June which would allow for Read full article: City on its way to begin reopening by ea...→

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said new data suggests that the first cases of the novel coronavirus may have surfaced in the city in late Janua [...] Read full article: De Blasio says first coronavirus cases c...→

Bipartisan group of state AGs to Congress: Put marijuana banking protections into coronavirus bill

Bipartisan group of state AGs to Congress: Put marijuana banking protections into coronavirus bill

Attorneys general for 34 states and territories asked Congress on Tuesday to include protections in its coronavirus relief plans for banks that service legal m [...] Read full article: Bipartisan group of state AGs to Congres...→

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New York City residents should be allowed on Long Island’s beaches, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday — after being ripped as “irresponsible” by a top Nassau C [...] Read full article: New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Is...→

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

The city’s latest statistics for its daily coronavirus indicators are “a reminder of how much we have to stick to the plan,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday [...] Read full article: NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ...→

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

"It's going to be a huge effort, an unprecedented effort," the mayor said. "The greatest challenge I'd say this school system has ever faced." Read full article: New York City Summer School Will Be Done...→

FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Connected to Bill Gates

FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Connected to Bill Gates

The Food and Drug Administration has stopped a coronavirus testing program promoted by billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates, according to a news release. Read full article: FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Co...→

Democrats push new $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill through House

Democrats push new $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill through House

Democrats powered a massive $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill through the House on Friday, an election-year measure designed to brace a U.S. economy in free [...] Read full article: Democrats push new $3 trillion coronavir...→

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

“That confidence is being eroded daily by leaks and agency vs. agency infighting. The future of this city is literally hanging in the balance. Enough is enough [...] Read full article: Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunctio...→

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

Jersey Shore beaches may be re-opening for Memorial Day weekend, but that will not be the case in New York City as Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Friday that B [...] Read full article: NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open...→

Pelosi looks to negotiate $3T coronavirus relief bill as White House threatens veto

Pelosi looks to negotiate $3T coronavirus relief bill as White House threatens veto

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill, Thursday, May 14, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)... Pelos [...] Read full article: Pelosi looks to negotiate $3T coronaviru...→

Hungary's Orban cites 'fake news' about coronavirus for detentions

Hungary's Orban cites 'fake news' about coronavirus for detentions

A recent change in Hungary’s criminal code allows authorities to jail people for up to five years for spreading fake news about the coronavirus pandemic, a mov [...] Read full article: Hungary's Orban cites 'fake news' about ...→

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

A months-old conversation about N95 masks is now being used as a reason to fire the city's top health official in the middle of a pandemic. Read full article: Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissio...→

Cory Gardner joins Josh Hawley’s massive coronavirus jobs bill

Cory Gardner joins Josh Hawley’s massive coronavirus jobs bill

"We must think big as we continue to search for solutions to help the American people through this pandemic,” the Colorado senator says. Read full article: Cory Gardner joins Josh Hawley’s massive...→

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

The number of New York City kids sickened with the rare Kawasaki-like inflammatory disease potentially linked to the coronavirus has jumped to more than 80, Ma [...] Read full article: De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with...→

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

“It is right that the Congress and the president act at a level that actually hits this absolutely unprecedented moment in American history." Read full article: De Blasio hails House stimulus package t...→

Sen. Braun: Dems' $3T Coronavirus Bill Likely Dead on Arrival

Sen. Braun: Dems' $3T Coronavirus Bill Likely Dead on Arrival

Democrats have leaned on reopening the country in a way that has made the topic "highly politicized," and now they are pushing forward with a $3 trillion coron [...] Read full article: Sen. Braun: Dems' $3T Coronavirus Bill L...→

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

Mayor Bill de Blasio insists city businesses forced to close because of the coronavirus outbreak are doing just fine and will be able to stay shuttered for mon [...] Read full article: De Blasio says shuttered businesses will...→

Sen. Rick Scott bill would protect coronavirus vaccine research from China

Sen. Rick Scott bill would protect coronavirus vaccine research from China

Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., joined several of his GOP Senate colleagues on Thursday in introducing legislation aimed at protecting America's coronavirus vaccine r [...] Read full article: Sen. Rick Scott bill would protect coron...→

Obama Staffer, Bill Gates, Soros Behind the Group Pushing a Celebrity Global Response to Chinese Coronavirus

Obama Staffer, Bill Gates, Soros Behind the Group Pushing a Celebrity Global Response to Chinese Coronavirus

The celebrity campaign #PasstheMic is enlisting Julia Roberts, Hugh Jackman, and other A-list Hollywood stars to hand over their social media accounts to the l [...] Read full article: Obama Staffer, Bill Gates, Soros Behind ...→

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

President Trump says Republicans are working to draft a new coronavirus bill and that he plans to pressure states to allow churches to reopen as the pandemic e [...] Read full article: Trump wants churches open, says GOP craf...→

City on its way to begin reopening by early June, de Blasio says - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday that phase one of the city's reopening could start sometime in the first half of June which would allow for Read full article: City on its way to begin reopening by ea...→

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to protect senior citizens from scams, fraud amid coronavirus

Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Jerry Moran introduced a bipartisan measure Thursday that would protect senior citizens from scams during the coronavirus pandemic, Fox [...] Read full article: Klobuchar, Moran introduce bill to prote...→

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said new data suggests that the first cases of the novel coronavirus may have surfaced in the city in late Janua [...] Read full article: De Blasio says first coronavirus cases c...→

Bipartisan group of state AGs to Congress: Put marijuana banking protections into coronavirus bill

Bipartisan group of state AGs to Congress: Put marijuana banking protections into coronavirus bill

Attorneys general for 34 states and territories asked Congress on Tuesday to include protections in its coronavirus relief plans for banks that service legal m [...] Read full article: Bipartisan group of state AGs to Congres...→

Bill de Blasio’s ridiculous beach debacle

Bill de Blasio’s ridiculous beach debacle

Amazing: Mayor Bill de Blasio turns from imperiously telling New Yorkers they can’t hit the beach in the city to just as imperiously telling Long Island it can [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio’s ridiculous beach debacl...→

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New York City residents should be allowed on Long Island’s beaches, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday — after being ripped as “irresponsible” by a top Nassau C [...] Read full article: New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Is...→

Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News: Live Updates

Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News: Live Updates

Japanese stocks led the gainers at midday, though China-related markets were lower.... Asian markets were mixed on Wednesday amid ebbing optimism over global p [...] Read full article: Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News:...→

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

The city’s latest statistics for its daily coronavirus indicators are “a reminder of how much we have to stick to the plan,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday [...] Read full article: NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ...→

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called on the state to authorize line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19. Read full article: De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefit...→

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

"It's going to be a huge effort, an unprecedented effort," the mayor said. "The greatest challenge I'd say this school system has ever faced." Read full article: New York City Summer School Will Be Done...→

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

As Memorial Day weekend approaches, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday said “no swimming” will be allowed at beaches and warned New Yorkers that they [...] Read full article: De Blasio says violators of city’s coron...→

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

TOP STORIES Mueller judges could be impeachment targets if GOP retakes House, Roger Stone predicts 'No red lines': Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavir [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars...→

FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Connected to Bill Gates

FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Connected to Bill Gates

The Food and Drug Administration has stopped a coronavirus testing program promoted by billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates, according to a news release. Read full article: FDA Stops Coronavirus Testing Program Co...→

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Illegal Immigrants Stimulus Checks' -- 'Complete Non-Starter'

There is a profound possibility that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's $3 trillion HEROES Act is the 2020 Democratic Party platform when presumptive Democratic pres [...] Read full article: Lee: Pelosi Coronavirus Bill 'Gives Ille...→

Democrats push new $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill through House

Democrats push new $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill through House

Democrats powered a massive $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill through the House on Friday, an election-year measure designed to brace a U.S. economy in free [...] Read full article: Democrats push new $3 trillion coronavir...→

Dems push $3T coronavirus relief bill toward House OK

Dems push $3T coronavirus relief bill toward House OK

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats pushed Congress’ biggest coronavirus relief bill yet toward expected House passage Friday, a $3 trillion behemoth they said a belea [...] Read full article: Dems push $3T coronavirus relief bill to...→

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

“That confidence is being eroded daily by leaks and agency vs. agency infighting. The future of this city is literally hanging in the balance. Enough is enough [...] Read full article: Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunctio...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

Jersey Shore beaches may be re-opening for Memorial Day weekend, but that will not be the case in New York City as Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Friday that B [...] Read full article: NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open...→

Democrats Break with Nancy Pelosi on $3 Trillion Coronavirus Bill

Democrats Break with Nancy Pelosi on $3 Trillion Coronavirus Bill

House Democrats started breaking with Nancy Pelosi on Friday as Congress' lower chamber prepares to vote on the $3 trillion, 1,815-page bill. Read full article: Democrats Break with Nancy Pelosi on $3 ...→

GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choice’ but to vote for Democrats’ $3T coronavirus relief bill

GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choice’ but to vote for Democrats’ $3T coronavirus relief bill

Republican congressman Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., says he has ‘no choice’ but to buck party lines and vote for Democrats’ new $3 trillion coronavirus relief pack [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Peter King says he has ‘no choi...→

Pelosi looks to negotiate $3T coronavirus relief bill as White House threatens veto

Pelosi looks to negotiate $3T coronavirus relief bill as White House threatens veto

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill, Thursday, May 14, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)... Pelos [...] Read full article: Pelosi looks to negotiate $3T coronaviru...→

Bernie Sanders: Senate Must Expand Pelosi's Leftist Coronavirus Bill

Bernie Sanders: Senate Must Expand Pelosi's Leftist Coronavirus Bill

The Senate must "improve" House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's leftist coronavirus bill, expanding it even further, Sen. Bernie Sanders said. Read full article: Bernie Sanders: Senate Must Expand Pelos...→

Hungary's Orban cites 'fake news' about coronavirus for detentions

Hungary's Orban cites 'fake news' about coronavirus for detentions

A recent change in Hungary’s criminal code allows authorities to jail people for up to five years for spreading fake news about the coronavirus pandemic, a mov [...] Read full article: Hungary's Orban cites 'fake news' about ...→

McConnell rips Democrats for proposing marijuana ‘diversity detectives’ in coronavirus relief bill

McConnell rips Democrats for proposing marijuana ‘diversity detectives’ in coronavirus relief bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell slammed Democrats on Thursday for using the latest coronavirus relief package as a vehicle to pass a marijuana bill in l [...] Read full article: McConnell rips Democrats for proposing m...→

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

A months-old conversation about N95 masks is now being used as a reason to fire the city's top health official in the middle of a pandemic. Read full article: Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissio...→

Dems' $3T coronavirus bill includes marijuana banking protections

Dems' $3T coronavirus bill includes marijuana banking protections

Democrats' $3 trillion proposal for yet another coronavirus relief bill includes measures that would allow state-legal marijuana businesses to access financial [...] Read full article: Dems' $3T coronavirus bill includes mari...→

Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s partial coronavirus reopening plan

Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s partial coronavirus reopening plan

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan to reopen coronavirus-shuttered restaurants and bars under capacity restrictions is half-baked, with the potential to further starv [...] Read full article: Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s p...→

Cory Gardner joins Josh Hawley’s massive coronavirus jobs bill

Cory Gardner joins Josh Hawley’s massive coronavirus jobs bill

"We must think big as we continue to search for solutions to help the American people through this pandemic,” the Colorado senator says. Read full article: Cory Gardner joins Josh Hawley’s massive...→

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

The number of New York City kids sickened with the rare Kawasaki-like inflammatory disease potentially linked to the coronavirus has jumped to more than 80, Ma [...] Read full article: De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with...→

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

The city will convert another 12 miles of streets into pedestrian and bicycle-only thoroughfares, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday. “We want to make it [...] Read full article: De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC...→

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

“It is right that the Congress and the president act at a level that actually hits this absolutely unprecedented moment in American history." Read full article: De Blasio hails House stimulus package t...→

China calls GOP bill to sanction country

China calls GOP bill to sanction country "highly immoral," says U.S. is trying to "deflect responsibility" for coronavirus

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said Senate Republicans should focus on the coronavirus outbreak instead of "racking their brains to distract attenti [...] Read full article: China calls GOP bill to sanction country...→

Sen. Braun: Dems' $3T Coronavirus Bill Likely Dead on Arrival

Sen. Braun: Dems' $3T Coronavirus Bill Likely Dead on Arrival

Democrats have leaned on reopening the country in a way that has made the topic "highly politicized," and now they are pushing forward with a $3 trillion coron [...] Read full article: Sen. Braun: Dems' $3T Coronavirus Bill L...→

GOP senators give Democrats' $3T HEROES Act coronavirus relief bill a cold shoulder

GOP senators give Democrats' $3T HEROES Act coronavirus relief bill a cold shoulder

The House is expected to vote on the package as soon as Friday, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said there is no "urgency." Read full article: GOP senators give Democrats' $3T HEROES ...→