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Pompeo hits back after China claims US is lying about COVID-19: 'Classic communist disinformation'

Pompeo hits back after China claims US is lying about COVID-19: 'Classic communist disinformation'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reacted to China’s foreign ministry’s claim that America is playing “tricks to deflect blame” for the coronavirus pandemic, sayi [...] Read full article: Pompeo hits back after China claims US i...→

Pompeo hits back after China claims US is lying about COVID-19: 'Classic communist disinformation'

Pompeo hits back after China claims US is lying about COVID-19: 'Classic communist disinformation'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reacted to China’s foreign ministry’s claim that America is playing “tricks to deflect blame” for the coronavirus pandemic, sayi [...] Read full article: Pompeo hits back after China claims US i...→

Colorado Republicans target China for everything from TikTok to COVID

Colorado Republicans target China for everything from TikTok to COVID

Colorado Republicans in Congress have ramped up criticisms of China in the past month, following the playbook of at least one Republican campaign committee. Read full article: Colorado Republicans target China for ev...→

Don Jr. Hits Howard Stern for Turning His Back on Listeners

Don Jr. Hits Howard Stern for Turning His Back on Listeners

Howard Stern has done more than just sell out for Hillary Clinton, Hollywood, and liberals, he is now trashing blue-collar Americans that made him who he was, [...] Read full article: Don Jr. Hits Howard Stern for Turning Hi...→

China threatens "countermeasures," says U.S. will bear consequences after Pompeo congratulates Taiwan president

China said the U.S. "seriously" violates the one-China policy after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called the Taiwan president's leadership "an inspiration to [...] Read full article: China threatens "countermeasures," says ...→

US, China standoff ensnares WHO meeting on COVID-19 fight

Facing the most disruptive pandemic in generations, the technocratic halls of the World Health Organization are now the scene of pitched battles in an increasi [...] Read full article: US, China standoff ensnares WHO meeting ...→

Abbott Labs pushes back on criticism that company's rapid COVID-19 test is inaccurate

Abbott Labs pushes back on criticism that company's rapid COVID-19 test is inaccurate

After the Food and Drug Administration said last week that it is investigating preliminary data suggesting Abbott Laboratories' coronavirus tests are inaccurat [...] Read full article: Abbott Labs pushes back on criticism tha...→

Pompeo warns China after revealing it 'threatened to interfere' with work of US journalists in Hong Kong

Pompeo warns China after revealing it 'threatened to interfere' with work of US journalists in Hong Kong

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned China on Sunday, revealing he’s learned that the communist country has been threatening to stand in the way of American j [...] Read full article: Pompeo warns China after revealing it 't...→

HHS pushes back on ousted official’s retaliation claims, says Rick Bright was proponent of hydroxychloroquine

HHS pushes back on ousted official’s retaliation claims, says Rick Bright was proponent of hydroxychloroquine

The Department of Health and Human Services pushed back on ousted BARDA director Rick Bright’s testimony and whistleblower complaint Thursday, accusing him of [...] Read full article: HHS pushes back on ousted official’s ret...→

Mollie Hemingway hits back at Eric Holder's claim about the 'rule of law'

Mollie Hemingway hits back at Eric Holder's claim about the 'rule of law'

Mollie Hemingway blasted the Obama administration for claiming to care for the “rule of law” while their potential ties to the FBI’s misconduct with the Russia [...] Read full article: Mollie Hemingway hits back at Eric Holde...→

144 more die in Illinois from COVID-19 as fatalities top 3,600 and state hits record for new cases

144 more die in Illinois from COVID-19 as fatalities top 3,600 and state hits record for new cases

Tuesday marked a record-high number of new cases — 4,014 — although Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s office said that positive count came from 29,266 tests results. That’s [...] Read full article: 144 more die in Illinois from COVID-19 a...→

‘You can’t have that time back’: How the U.S. lost Plan A against COVID-19 | MinnPost

‘You can’t have that time back’: How the U.S. lost Plan A against COVID-19 | MinnPost

Epidemiologist Dr. Larry Brilliant was interviewed by Al Franken on what happened in the U.S. during the early months of COVID-19. Read full article: ‘You can’t have that time back’: How the...→

Chris Wallace: Biden won't drop out unless 'dramatic' evidence surfaces to back up Tara Reade's claims

Chris Wallace: Biden won't drop out unless 'dramatic' evidence surfaces to back up Tara Reade's claims

Fox News anchor Chris Wallace made an appearance on “America’s Newsroom” Friday to discuss Tara Reade’s sexual assault allegations against presumptive Democrat [...] Read full article: Chris Wallace: Biden won't drop out unle...→

President Trump says every job lost to COVID-19 'will be back very soon'

President Trump says every job lost to COVID-19 'will be back very soon'

Despite new U.S. unemployment figures showing more than 20 million people lost their jobs in April, the president says the economy will recover quickly. Read full article: President Trump says every job lost to C...→

Illinois surpasses 3,000 COVID-19 deaths, 1 million unemployment claims processed

Illinois surpasses 3,000 COVID-19 deaths, 1 million unemployment claims processed

Illinois passed a grim milestone in its ongoing battle against the spread of the coronavirus with health officials announcing more than 3,000 residents have no [...] Read full article: Illinois surpasses 3,000 COVID-19 deaths...→

Miranda Devine blasts Cuomo for 'obscene' decision to send COVID-19 patients back to nursing homes

Miranda Devine blasts Cuomo for 'obscene' decision to send COVID-19 patients back to nursing homes

New York Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's handling of his state's nursing homes during the coronavirus pandemic has been "reprehensible," New York Post columnist [...] Read full article: Miranda Devine blasts Cuomo for 'obscene...→

China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus Wuhan lab allegation, claims leaked GOP memo discredits Trump theory

China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus Wuhan lab allegation, claims leaked GOP memo discredits Trump theory

"The huge drama of blame-shifting in the U.S. has already been heavily spoiled, and continuing the drama is meaningless," Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson [...] Read full article: China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus...→

Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death Knell' for Hong Kong Freedoms

Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death Knell' for Hong Kong Freedoms

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday condemned China's effort to take over national security legislation in Hong Kong, calling it "a death knell for the hi [...] Read full article: Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death ...→

South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha: 'We’re not going back to life pre-COVID'

South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha: 'We’re not going back to life pre-COVID'

"We need to learn to live with this risk, that means everybody doing their share to stick to the sanitary rules, [including] wearing masks in public places," s [...] Read full article: South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyun...→

U.S. stands with Australia after China threatens economic retribution over coronavirus origins inquiry, Pompeo says

U.S. stands with Australia after China threatens economic retribution over coronavirus origins inquiry, Pompeo says

China, Australia's largest trading partner, recently began imposing economic pressures on the country after Australia called for an independent inquiry into th [...] Read full article: U.S. stands with Australia after China t...→

China Claims Control of Coronavirus Vaccine After Years of Scandals

China Claims Control of Coronavirus Vaccine After Years of Scandals

Xi Jinping promised the world free Chinese coronavirus vaccines, paid for by Beijing, during Monday's World Health Assembly session. Read full article: China Claims Control of Coronavirus Vacc...→

Pompeo slams WHO for excluding Taiwan, claims China pressuring world body

Pompeo slams WHO for excluding Taiwan, claims China pressuring world body

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sharply criticized the World Health Organization on Monday for not allowing Taiwan observer status at its virtual meeting this w [...] Read full article: Pompeo slams WHO for excluding Taiwan, c...→

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

President of the Sergeants Benevolent Association Ed Mullins said on Friday that though he is not surprised the NYC health commissioner made comments showing d [...] Read full article: Police union chief hits back after crass...→

Russia Claims New Flu Drug Favipiravir Shows Promise for COVID-19

Russia Claims New Flu Drug Favipiravir Shows Promise for COVID-19

A candidate drug for treating the new coronavirus, favipiravir, has produced promising results in early clinical trials in Russia, according to the Russian Dir [...] Read full article: Russia Claims New Flu Drug Favipiravir S...→

Fact Check: Viral COVID-19 Video Spreads Misinformation, Makes List of False Claims

Fact Check: Viral COVID-19 Video Spreads Misinformation, Makes List of False Claims

A new viral video spreading on social media has many public health experts alarmed. They worry that the video, which already has more than 8 million views, is [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Viral COVID-19 Video Spreads...→

"Trump Death Clock" in Times Square estimating fatalities caused by delays in COVID-19 response hits 48,000

Created by filmmaker Eugene Jarecki, it estimates that the death toll would have been 60 percent lower if restrictions had put in place a week earlier. Read full article: "Trump Death Clock" in Times Square esti...→

COVID hits job market harder than any recent recession: paper

A U of C report describes the staggering rate of employment loss and the shockingly high impact on the nation's lowest-wage workers. Crain's spoke with one of [...] Read full article: COVID hits job market harder than any re...→

Northwestern gave bonuses to hospital employees working through COVID-19 pandemic. Now, some will have to give the money back

Northwestern gave bonuses to hospital employees working through COVID-19 pandemic. Now, some will have to give the money back

On Thursday, a day before employees were set to receive their first paychecks with the extra cash, some received an email explaining that the money would be cl [...] Read full article: Northwestern gave bonuses to hospital em...→

COVID-19 hits Latinos hard. It’s up to us to improve our overall health to keep it at bay | Marlen Garcia

COVID-19 hits Latinos hard. It’s up to us to improve our overall health to keep it at bay | Marlen Garcia

Latinos, like African Americans, suffer disproportionately from chronic conditions such as diabetes. That can be disastrous against the coronavirus. Read full article: COVID-19 hits Latinos hard. It’s up to u...→

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

After dropping into the 180s for the last two days, the number of new COVID-19 cases in Dallas County again topped 200 on Friday, county health officials say. [...] Read full article: New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb B...→

Finally, Obama hits back as Trump continues to scapegoat former president

Finally, Obama hits back as Trump continues to scapegoat former president

The gloves are off. Presidential tradition not to disparage one’s successor be damned. A lot of us have been waiting for former President Obama to fight back a [...] Read full article: Finally, Obama hits back as Trump contin...→

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

Nearly 108 million people in China's Jilin province are being forced back on lockdown after a growing group of new coronavirus infections has triggered a backs [...] Read full article: More than 100 million people in China fa...→

Pompeo warns China against interfering with American journalists in Hong Kong - Breitbart

Pompeo warns China against interfering with American journalists in Hong Kong - Breitbart

May 18 (UPI) -- U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned the Chinese government against interfering with American journalists in Hong Kong, stating Read full article: Pompeo warns China against interfering w...→

Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COVID-19 Research

Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COVID-19 Research

The U.S. State Department, FBI, and Department of Homeland Security issued a statement rebuking efforts by China-tied hackers to steal COVID-19 research amid t [...] Read full article: Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COV...→

China put pressure on WHO to scale back coronavirus warning to stockpile supplies, CIA believes: report

China put pressure on WHO to scale back coronavirus warning to stockpile supplies, CIA believes: report

The CIA believes China tried to prevent the World Health Organization from warning other countries about the novel coronavirus outbreak in January as it worked [...] Read full article: China put pressure on WHO to scale back ...→

China Claims U.S. ‘Sabotaged’ Global Coronavirus Efforts

China Claims U.S. ‘Sabotaged’ Global Coronavirus Efforts

Chinese media claim the United States is "sabotaging" global response to the coronavirus by challenging China's political narratives. Read full article: China Claims U.S. ‘Sabotaged’ Global Cor...→

Bipartisan lawmakers push to have Taiwan included in World Health Agency meeting, China pushes back

Bipartisan lawmakers push to have Taiwan included in World Health Agency meeting, China pushes back

Citing the global fight against coronavirus, a group of bipartisan U.S. lawmakers on Friday wrote to nearly 60 countries on behalf of Taiwan, asking them to su [...] Read full article: Bipartisan lawmakers push to have Taiwan...→

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...→

FTC Issued Warnings to San Diego Businesses Due to COVID-19 Treatment Claims - Times of San Diego

The Federal Trade Commission announced Thursday that it has sent letters to nearly four dozen marketers nationwide, including four based in San Diego, warning [...] Read full article: FTC Issued Warnings to San Diego Busines...→

Pompeo: US-China Trade Talks Still Open Despite Virus Impasse

Pompeo: US-China Trade Talks Still Open Despite Virus Impasse

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Thursday said trade talks are still planned with China, despite the impasse over the Trump administration's push for the Chinese [...] Read full article: Pompeo: US-China Trade Talks Still Open ...→

Gavin Newsom’s $1 billion China mask deal hits snag

Gavin Newsom’s $1 billion China mask deal hits snag

Millions of protective masks that were to arrive in California this week as part of the state’s nearly $1 billion deal with a Chinese company have been delayed [...] Read full article: Gavin Newsom’s $1 billion China mask dea...→

Pompeo presses case against China over virus origin cover-up, Taiwan

Pompeo presses case against China over virus origin cover-up, Taiwan

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday called on China to provide virus samples from the coronavirus outbreak and blamed Beijing for covering up dangers p [...] Read full article: Pompeo presses case against China over v...→

Colorado Republicans target China for everything from TikTok to COVID

Colorado Republicans target China for everything from TikTok to COVID

Colorado Republicans in Congress have ramped up criticisms of China in the past month, following the playbook of at least one Republican campaign committee. Read full article: Colorado Republicans target China for ev...→

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

After dropping into the 180s for the last two days, the number of new COVID-19 cases in Dallas County again topped 200 on Friday, county health officials say. [...] Read full article: New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb B...→

South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha: 'We’re not going back to life pre-COVID'

South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha: 'We’re not going back to life pre-COVID'

"We need to learn to live with this risk, that means everybody doing their share to stick to the sanitary rules, [including] wearing masks in public places," s [...] Read full article: South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyun...→

China threatens "countermeasures," says U.S. will bear consequences after Pompeo congratulates Taiwan president

China said the U.S. "seriously" violates the one-China policy after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called the Taiwan president's leadership "an inspiration to [...] Read full article: China threatens "countermeasures," says ...→

Finally, Obama hits back as Trump continues to scapegoat former president

Finally, Obama hits back as Trump continues to scapegoat former president

The gloves are off. Presidential tradition not to disparage one’s successor be damned. A lot of us have been waiting for former President Obama to fight back a [...] Read full article: Finally, Obama hits back as Trump contin...→

China Claims Control of Coronavirus Vaccine After Years of Scandals

China Claims Control of Coronavirus Vaccine After Years of Scandals

Xi Jinping promised the world free Chinese coronavirus vaccines, paid for by Beijing, during Monday's World Health Assembly session. Read full article: China Claims Control of Coronavirus Vacc...→

Abbott Labs pushes back on criticism that company's rapid COVID-19 test is inaccurate

Abbott Labs pushes back on criticism that company's rapid COVID-19 test is inaccurate

After the Food and Drug Administration said last week that it is investigating preliminary data suggesting Abbott Laboratories' coronavirus tests are inaccurat [...] Read full article: Abbott Labs pushes back on criticism tha...→

Pompeo warns China against interfering with American journalists in Hong Kong - Breitbart

Pompeo warns China against interfering with American journalists in Hong Kong - Breitbart

May 18 (UPI) -- U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned the Chinese government against interfering with American journalists in Hong Kong, stating Read full article: Pompeo warns China against interfering w...→

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

President of the Sergeants Benevolent Association Ed Mullins said on Friday that though he is not surprised the NYC health commissioner made comments showing d [...] Read full article: Police union chief hits back after crass...→

HHS pushes back on ousted official’s retaliation claims, says Rick Bright was proponent of hydroxychloroquine

HHS pushes back on ousted official’s retaliation claims, says Rick Bright was proponent of hydroxychloroquine

The Department of Health and Human Services pushed back on ousted BARDA director Rick Bright’s testimony and whistleblower complaint Thursday, accusing him of [...] Read full article: HHS pushes back on ousted official’s ret...→

Mollie Hemingway hits back at Eric Holder's claim about the 'rule of law'

Mollie Hemingway hits back at Eric Holder's claim about the 'rule of law'

Mollie Hemingway blasted the Obama administration for claiming to care for the “rule of law” while their potential ties to the FBI’s misconduct with the Russia [...] Read full article: Mollie Hemingway hits back at Eric Holde...→

China Claims U.S. ‘Sabotaged’ Global Coronavirus Efforts

China Claims U.S. ‘Sabotaged’ Global Coronavirus Efforts

Chinese media claim the United States is "sabotaging" global response to the coronavirus by challenging China's political narratives. Read full article: China Claims U.S. ‘Sabotaged’ Global Cor...→

"Trump Death Clock" in Times Square estimating fatalities caused by delays in COVID-19 response hits 48,000

Created by filmmaker Eugene Jarecki, it estimates that the death toll would have been 60 percent lower if restrictions had put in place a week earlier. Read full article: "Trump Death Clock" in Times Square esti...→

‘You can’t have that time back’: How the U.S. lost Plan A against COVID-19 | MinnPost

‘You can’t have that time back’: How the U.S. lost Plan A against COVID-19 | MinnPost

Epidemiologist Dr. Larry Brilliant was interviewed by Al Franken on what happened in the U.S. during the early months of COVID-19. Read full article: ‘You can’t have that time back’: How the...→

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...→

COVID hits job market harder than any recent recession: paper

A U of C report describes the staggering rate of employment loss and the shockingly high impact on the nation's lowest-wage workers. Crain's spoke with one of [...] Read full article: COVID hits job market harder than any re...→

President Trump says every job lost to COVID-19 'will be back very soon'

President Trump says every job lost to COVID-19 'will be back very soon'

Despite new U.S. unemployment figures showing more than 20 million people lost their jobs in April, the president says the economy will recover quickly. Read full article: President Trump says every job lost to C...→

FTC Issued Warnings to San Diego Businesses Due to COVID-19 Treatment Claims - Times of San Diego

The Federal Trade Commission announced Thursday that it has sent letters to nearly four dozen marketers nationwide, including four based in San Diego, warning [...] Read full article: FTC Issued Warnings to San Diego Busines...→

COVID-19 hits Latinos hard. It’s up to us to improve our overall health to keep it at bay | Marlen Garcia

COVID-19 hits Latinos hard. It’s up to us to improve our overall health to keep it at bay | Marlen Garcia

Latinos, like African Americans, suffer disproportionately from chronic conditions such as diabetes. That can be disastrous against the coronavirus. Read full article: COVID-19 hits Latinos hard. It’s up to u...→

Miranda Devine blasts Cuomo for 'obscene' decision to send COVID-19 patients back to nursing homes

Miranda Devine blasts Cuomo for 'obscene' decision to send COVID-19 patients back to nursing homes

New York Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's handling of his state's nursing homes during the coronavirus pandemic has been "reprehensible," New York Post columnist [...] Read full article: Miranda Devine blasts Cuomo for 'obscene...→

Gavin Newsom’s $1 billion China mask deal hits snag

Gavin Newsom’s $1 billion China mask deal hits snag

Millions of protective masks that were to arrive in California this week as part of the state’s nearly $1 billion deal with a Chinese company have been delayed [...] Read full article: Gavin Newsom’s $1 billion China mask dea...→

Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death Knell' for Hong Kong Freedoms

Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death Knell' for Hong Kong Freedoms

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday condemned China's effort to take over national security legislation in Hong Kong, calling it "a death knell for the hi [...] Read full article: Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death ...→

Don Jr. Hits Howard Stern for Turning His Back on Listeners

Don Jr. Hits Howard Stern for Turning His Back on Listeners

Howard Stern has done more than just sell out for Hillary Clinton, Hollywood, and liberals, he is now trashing blue-collar Americans that made him who he was, [...] Read full article: Don Jr. Hits Howard Stern for Turning Hi...→

U.S. stands with Australia after China threatens economic retribution over coronavirus origins inquiry, Pompeo says

U.S. stands with Australia after China threatens economic retribution over coronavirus origins inquiry, Pompeo says

China, Australia's largest trading partner, recently began imposing economic pressures on the country after Australia called for an independent inquiry into th [...] Read full article: U.S. stands with Australia after China t...→

US, China standoff ensnares WHO meeting on COVID-19 fight

Facing the most disruptive pandemic in generations, the technocratic halls of the World Health Organization are now the scene of pitched battles in an increasi [...] Read full article: US, China standoff ensnares WHO meeting ...→

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

Nearly 108 million people in China's Jilin province are being forced back on lockdown after a growing group of new coronavirus infections has triggered a backs [...] Read full article: More than 100 million people in China fa...→

Pompeo slams WHO for excluding Taiwan, claims China pressuring world body

Pompeo slams WHO for excluding Taiwan, claims China pressuring world body

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sharply criticized the World Health Organization on Monday for not allowing Taiwan observer status at its virtual meeting this w [...] Read full article: Pompeo slams WHO for excluding Taiwan, c...→

Pompeo warns China after revealing it 'threatened to interfere' with work of US journalists in Hong Kong

Pompeo warns China after revealing it 'threatened to interfere' with work of US journalists in Hong Kong

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned China on Sunday, revealing he’s learned that the communist country has been threatening to stand in the way of American j [...] Read full article: Pompeo warns China after revealing it 't...→

Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COVID-19 Research

Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COVID-19 Research

The U.S. State Department, FBI, and Department of Homeland Security issued a statement rebuking efforts by China-tied hackers to steal COVID-19 research amid t [...] Read full article: Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COV...→

Russia Claims New Flu Drug Favipiravir Shows Promise for COVID-19

Russia Claims New Flu Drug Favipiravir Shows Promise for COVID-19

A candidate drug for treating the new coronavirus, favipiravir, has produced promising results in early clinical trials in Russia, according to the Russian Dir [...] Read full article: Russia Claims New Flu Drug Favipiravir S...→

China put pressure on WHO to scale back coronavirus warning to stockpile supplies, CIA believes: report

China put pressure on WHO to scale back coronavirus warning to stockpile supplies, CIA believes: report

The CIA believes China tried to prevent the World Health Organization from warning other countries about the novel coronavirus outbreak in January as it worked [...] Read full article: China put pressure on WHO to scale back ...→

Fact Check: Viral COVID-19 Video Spreads Misinformation, Makes List of False Claims

Fact Check: Viral COVID-19 Video Spreads Misinformation, Makes List of False Claims

A new viral video spreading on social media has many public health experts alarmed. They worry that the video, which already has more than 8 million views, is [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Viral COVID-19 Video Spreads...→

144 more die in Illinois from COVID-19 as fatalities top 3,600 and state hits record for new cases

144 more die in Illinois from COVID-19 as fatalities top 3,600 and state hits record for new cases

Tuesday marked a record-high number of new cases — 4,014 — although Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s office said that positive count came from 29,266 tests results. That’s [...] Read full article: 144 more die in Illinois from COVID-19 a...→

Bipartisan lawmakers push to have Taiwan included in World Health Agency meeting, China pushes back

Bipartisan lawmakers push to have Taiwan included in World Health Agency meeting, China pushes back

Citing the global fight against coronavirus, a group of bipartisan U.S. lawmakers on Friday wrote to nearly 60 countries on behalf of Taiwan, asking them to su [...] Read full article: Bipartisan lawmakers push to have Taiwan...→

Chris Wallace: Biden won't drop out unless 'dramatic' evidence surfaces to back up Tara Reade's claims

Chris Wallace: Biden won't drop out unless 'dramatic' evidence surfaces to back up Tara Reade's claims

Fox News anchor Chris Wallace made an appearance on “America’s Newsroom” Friday to discuss Tara Reade’s sexual assault allegations against presumptive Democrat [...] Read full article: Chris Wallace: Biden won't drop out unle...→

Northwestern gave bonuses to hospital employees working through COVID-19 pandemic. Now, some will have to give the money back

Northwestern gave bonuses to hospital employees working through COVID-19 pandemic. Now, some will have to give the money back

On Thursday, a day before employees were set to receive their first paychecks with the extra cash, some received an email explaining that the money would be cl [...] Read full article: Northwestern gave bonuses to hospital em...→

Illinois surpasses 3,000 COVID-19 deaths, 1 million unemployment claims processed

Illinois surpasses 3,000 COVID-19 deaths, 1 million unemployment claims processed

Illinois passed a grim milestone in its ongoing battle against the spread of the coronavirus with health officials announcing more than 3,000 residents have no [...] Read full article: Illinois surpasses 3,000 COVID-19 deaths...→

Pompeo: US-China Trade Talks Still Open Despite Virus Impasse

Pompeo: US-China Trade Talks Still Open Despite Virus Impasse

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Thursday said trade talks are still planned with China, despite the impasse over the Trump administration's push for the Chinese [...] Read full article: Pompeo: US-China Trade Talks Still Open ...→

China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus Wuhan lab allegation, claims leaked GOP memo discredits Trump theory

China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus Wuhan lab allegation, claims leaked GOP memo discredits Trump theory

"The huge drama of blame-shifting in the U.S. has already been heavily spoiled, and continuing the drama is meaningless," Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson [...] Read full article: China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus...→

Pompeo presses case against China over virus origin cover-up, Taiwan

Pompeo presses case against China over virus origin cover-up, Taiwan

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday called on China to provide virus samples from the coronavirus outbreak and blamed Beijing for covering up dangers p [...] Read full article: Pompeo presses case against China over v...→

Colorado Republicans target China for everything from TikTok to COVID

Colorado Republicans target China for everything from TikTok to COVID

Colorado Republicans in Congress have ramped up criticisms of China in the past month, following the playbook of at least one Republican campaign committee. Read full article: Colorado Republicans target China for ev...→

Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death Knell' for Hong Kong Freedoms

Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death Knell' for Hong Kong Freedoms

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday condemned China's effort to take over national security legislation in Hong Kong, calling it "a death knell for the hi [...] Read full article: Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death ...→

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

After dropping into the 180s for the last two days, the number of new COVID-19 cases in Dallas County again topped 200 on Friday, county health officials say. [...] Read full article: New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb B...→

Don Jr. Hits Howard Stern for Turning His Back on Listeners

Don Jr. Hits Howard Stern for Turning His Back on Listeners

Howard Stern has done more than just sell out for Hillary Clinton, Hollywood, and liberals, he is now trashing blue-collar Americans that made him who he was, [...] Read full article: Don Jr. Hits Howard Stern for Turning Hi...→

South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha: 'We’re not going back to life pre-COVID'

South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha: 'We’re not going back to life pre-COVID'

"We need to learn to live with this risk, that means everybody doing their share to stick to the sanitary rules, [including] wearing masks in public places," s [...] Read full article: South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyun...→

China threatens "countermeasures," says U.S. will bear consequences after Pompeo congratulates Taiwan president

China said the U.S. "seriously" violates the one-China policy after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called the Taiwan president's leadership "an inspiration to [...] Read full article: China threatens "countermeasures," says ...→

U.S. stands with Australia after China threatens economic retribution over coronavirus origins inquiry, Pompeo says

U.S. stands with Australia after China threatens economic retribution over coronavirus origins inquiry, Pompeo says

China, Australia's largest trading partner, recently began imposing economic pressures on the country after Australia called for an independent inquiry into th [...] Read full article: U.S. stands with Australia after China t...→

Finally, Obama hits back as Trump continues to scapegoat former president

Finally, Obama hits back as Trump continues to scapegoat former president

The gloves are off. Presidential tradition not to disparage one’s successor be damned. A lot of us have been waiting for former President Obama to fight back a [...] Read full article: Finally, Obama hits back as Trump contin...→

US, China standoff ensnares WHO meeting on COVID-19 fight

Facing the most disruptive pandemic in generations, the technocratic halls of the World Health Organization are now the scene of pitched battles in an increasi [...] Read full article: US, China standoff ensnares WHO meeting ...→

China Claims Control of Coronavirus Vaccine After Years of Scandals

China Claims Control of Coronavirus Vaccine After Years of Scandals

Xi Jinping promised the world free Chinese coronavirus vaccines, paid for by Beijing, during Monday's World Health Assembly session. Read full article: China Claims Control of Coronavirus Vacc...→

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

Nearly 108 million people in China's Jilin province are being forced back on lockdown after a growing group of new coronavirus infections has triggered a backs [...] Read full article: More than 100 million people in China fa...→

Abbott Labs pushes back on criticism that company's rapid COVID-19 test is inaccurate

Abbott Labs pushes back on criticism that company's rapid COVID-19 test is inaccurate

After the Food and Drug Administration said last week that it is investigating preliminary data suggesting Abbott Laboratories' coronavirus tests are inaccurat [...] Read full article: Abbott Labs pushes back on criticism tha...→

Pompeo slams WHO for excluding Taiwan, claims China pressuring world body

Pompeo slams WHO for excluding Taiwan, claims China pressuring world body

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sharply criticized the World Health Organization on Monday for not allowing Taiwan observer status at its virtual meeting this w [...] Read full article: Pompeo slams WHO for excluding Taiwan, c...→

Pompeo warns China against interfering with American journalists in Hong Kong - Breitbart

Pompeo warns China against interfering with American journalists in Hong Kong - Breitbart

May 18 (UPI) -- U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned the Chinese government against interfering with American journalists in Hong Kong, stating Read full article: Pompeo warns China against interfering w...→

Pompeo warns China after revealing it 'threatened to interfere' with work of US journalists in Hong Kong

Pompeo warns China after revealing it 'threatened to interfere' with work of US journalists in Hong Kong

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned China on Sunday, revealing he’s learned that the communist country has been threatening to stand in the way of American j [...] Read full article: Pompeo warns China after revealing it 't...→

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

Police union chief hits back after crass comment toward cops by de Blasio's health commissioner

President of the Sergeants Benevolent Association Ed Mullins said on Friday that though he is not surprised the NYC health commissioner made comments showing d [...] Read full article: Police union chief hits back after crass...→

Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COVID-19 Research

Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COVID-19 Research

The U.S. State Department, FBI, and Department of Homeland Security issued a statement rebuking efforts by China-tied hackers to steal COVID-19 research amid t [...] Read full article: Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COV...→

HHS pushes back on ousted official’s retaliation claims, says Rick Bright was proponent of hydroxychloroquine

HHS pushes back on ousted official’s retaliation claims, says Rick Bright was proponent of hydroxychloroquine

The Department of Health and Human Services pushed back on ousted BARDA director Rick Bright’s testimony and whistleblower complaint Thursday, accusing him of [...] Read full article: HHS pushes back on ousted official’s ret...→

Russia Claims New Flu Drug Favipiravir Shows Promise for COVID-19

Russia Claims New Flu Drug Favipiravir Shows Promise for COVID-19

A candidate drug for treating the new coronavirus, favipiravir, has produced promising results in early clinical trials in Russia, according to the Russian Dir [...] Read full article: Russia Claims New Flu Drug Favipiravir S...→

China put pressure on WHO to scale back coronavirus warning to stockpile supplies, CIA believes: report

China put pressure on WHO to scale back coronavirus warning to stockpile supplies, CIA believes: report

The CIA believes China tried to prevent the World Health Organization from warning other countries about the novel coronavirus outbreak in January as it worked [...] Read full article: China put pressure on WHO to scale back ...→

Mollie Hemingway hits back at Eric Holder's claim about the 'rule of law'

Mollie Hemingway hits back at Eric Holder's claim about the 'rule of law'

Mollie Hemingway blasted the Obama administration for claiming to care for the “rule of law” while their potential ties to the FBI’s misconduct with the Russia [...] Read full article: Mollie Hemingway hits back at Eric Holde...→

Fact Check: Viral COVID-19 Video Spreads Misinformation, Makes List of False Claims

Fact Check: Viral COVID-19 Video Spreads Misinformation, Makes List of False Claims

A new viral video spreading on social media has many public health experts alarmed. They worry that the video, which already has more than 8 million views, is [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Viral COVID-19 Video Spreads...→

China Claims U.S. ‘Sabotaged’ Global Coronavirus Efforts

China Claims U.S. ‘Sabotaged’ Global Coronavirus Efforts

Chinese media claim the United States is "sabotaging" global response to the coronavirus by challenging China's political narratives. Read full article: China Claims U.S. ‘Sabotaged’ Global Cor...→

144 more die in Illinois from COVID-19 as fatalities top 3,600 and state hits record for new cases

144 more die in Illinois from COVID-19 as fatalities top 3,600 and state hits record for new cases

Tuesday marked a record-high number of new cases — 4,014 — although Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s office said that positive count came from 29,266 tests results. That’s [...] Read full article: 144 more die in Illinois from COVID-19 a...→

"Trump Death Clock" in Times Square estimating fatalities caused by delays in COVID-19 response hits 48,000

Created by filmmaker Eugene Jarecki, it estimates that the death toll would have been 60 percent lower if restrictions had put in place a week earlier. Read full article: "Trump Death Clock" in Times Square esti...→

Bipartisan lawmakers push to have Taiwan included in World Health Agency meeting, China pushes back

Bipartisan lawmakers push to have Taiwan included in World Health Agency meeting, China pushes back

Citing the global fight against coronavirus, a group of bipartisan U.S. lawmakers on Friday wrote to nearly 60 countries on behalf of Taiwan, asking them to su [...] Read full article: Bipartisan lawmakers push to have Taiwan...→

‘You can’t have that time back’: How the U.S. lost Plan A against COVID-19 | MinnPost

‘You can’t have that time back’: How the U.S. lost Plan A against COVID-19 | MinnPost

Epidemiologist Dr. Larry Brilliant was interviewed by Al Franken on what happened in the U.S. during the early months of COVID-19. Read full article: ‘You can’t have that time back’: How the...→

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...→

Chris Wallace: Biden won't drop out unless 'dramatic' evidence surfaces to back up Tara Reade's claims

Chris Wallace: Biden won't drop out unless 'dramatic' evidence surfaces to back up Tara Reade's claims

Fox News anchor Chris Wallace made an appearance on “America’s Newsroom” Friday to discuss Tara Reade’s sexual assault allegations against presumptive Democrat [...] Read full article: Chris Wallace: Biden won't drop out unle...→

COVID hits job market harder than any recent recession: paper

A U of C report describes the staggering rate of employment loss and the shockingly high impact on the nation's lowest-wage workers. Crain's spoke with one of [...] Read full article: COVID hits job market harder than any re...→

President Trump says every job lost to COVID-19 'will be back very soon'

President Trump says every job lost to COVID-19 'will be back very soon'

Despite new U.S. unemployment figures showing more than 20 million people lost their jobs in April, the president says the economy will recover quickly. Read full article: President Trump says every job lost to C...→

Northwestern gave bonuses to hospital employees working through COVID-19 pandemic. Now, some will have to give the money back

Northwestern gave bonuses to hospital employees working through COVID-19 pandemic. Now, some will have to give the money back

On Thursday, a day before employees were set to receive their first paychecks with the extra cash, some received an email explaining that the money would be cl [...] Read full article: Northwestern gave bonuses to hospital em...→

FTC Issued Warnings to San Diego Businesses Due to COVID-19 Treatment Claims - Times of San Diego

The Federal Trade Commission announced Thursday that it has sent letters to nearly four dozen marketers nationwide, including four based in San Diego, warning [...] Read full article: FTC Issued Warnings to San Diego Busines...→

Illinois surpasses 3,000 COVID-19 deaths, 1 million unemployment claims processed

Illinois surpasses 3,000 COVID-19 deaths, 1 million unemployment claims processed

Illinois passed a grim milestone in its ongoing battle against the spread of the coronavirus with health officials announcing more than 3,000 residents have no [...] Read full article: Illinois surpasses 3,000 COVID-19 deaths...→

COVID-19 hits Latinos hard. It’s up to us to improve our overall health to keep it at bay | Marlen Garcia

COVID-19 hits Latinos hard. It’s up to us to improve our overall health to keep it at bay | Marlen Garcia

Latinos, like African Americans, suffer disproportionately from chronic conditions such as diabetes. That can be disastrous against the coronavirus. Read full article: COVID-19 hits Latinos hard. It’s up to u...→

Pompeo: US-China Trade Talks Still Open Despite Virus Impasse

Pompeo: US-China Trade Talks Still Open Despite Virus Impasse

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Thursday said trade talks are still planned with China, despite the impasse over the Trump administration's push for the Chinese [...] Read full article: Pompeo: US-China Trade Talks Still Open ...→

Miranda Devine blasts Cuomo for 'obscene' decision to send COVID-19 patients back to nursing homes

Miranda Devine blasts Cuomo for 'obscene' decision to send COVID-19 patients back to nursing homes

New York Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's handling of his state's nursing homes during the coronavirus pandemic has been "reprehensible," New York Post columnist [...] Read full article: Miranda Devine blasts Cuomo for 'obscene...→

Gavin Newsom’s $1 billion China mask deal hits snag

Gavin Newsom’s $1 billion China mask deal hits snag

Millions of protective masks that were to arrive in California this week as part of the state’s nearly $1 billion deal with a Chinese company have been delayed [...] Read full article: Gavin Newsom’s $1 billion China mask dea...→

China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus Wuhan lab allegation, claims leaked GOP memo discredits Trump theory

China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus Wuhan lab allegation, claims leaked GOP memo discredits Trump theory

"The huge drama of blame-shifting in the U.S. has already been heavily spoiled, and continuing the drama is meaningless," Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson [...] Read full article: China criticizes Pompeo over coronavirus...→

Pompeo presses case against China over virus origin cover-up, Taiwan

Pompeo presses case against China over virus origin cover-up, Taiwan

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday called on China to provide virus samples from the coronavirus outbreak and blamed Beijing for covering up dangers p [...] Read full article: Pompeo presses case against China over v...→