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Ratcliffe says he'd leave politics behind as DNI in first major hearing since pandemic

Ratcliffe says he'd leave politics behind as DNI in first major hearing since pandemic

Rep. John Ratcliffe, President Trump's choice to be the director of national intelligence, pledged to senators Tuesday he'd deliver information without bias an [...] Read full article: Ratcliffe says he'd leave politics behin...→

Ratcliffe says he'd leave politics behind as DNI in first major hearing since pandemic

Ratcliffe says he'd leave politics behind as DNI in first major hearing since pandemic

Rep. John Ratcliffe, President Trump's choice to be the director of national intelligence, pledged to senators Tuesday he'd deliver information without bias an [...] Read full article: Ratcliffe says he'd leave politics behin...→

Pandemic politics: Maskless Trump tours Michigan Ford plant

Pandemic politics: Maskless Trump tours Michigan Ford plant

YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Pandemic politics shadowed President Donald Trump’s trip to Michigan on Thursday as he highlighted lifesaving medical devices, [...] Read full article: Pandemic politics: Maskless Trump tours ...→

Which major retail companies have filed for bankruptcy since the coronavirus pandemic hit? Here's the list.

Which major retail companies have filed for bankruptcy since the coronavirus pandemic hit? Here's the list.

From iconic department stores to entertainment giants, the coronavirus has seemingly spared no one in its devastation of the U.S. economy. Read full article: Which major retail companies have filed ...→

Boeing CEO Says Pandemic Could Force a Major Airline Out of Business

Boeing CEO Says Pandemic Could Force a Major Airline Out of Business

The airline industry is having an “apocalyptic” moment that could force a major U.S. carrier out of business, said David Calhoun, president and CEO of Boeing, [...] Read full article: Boeing CEO Says Pandemic Could Force a M...→

Democrats decry hearing for Trump appeals court nominee amid pandemic

Democrats decry hearing for Trump appeals court nominee amid pandemic

Democrats on Wednesday decried a hearing for Justin Walker, a GOP appeals court nominee and protege of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, amid the pandemi [...] Read full article: Democrats decry hearing for Trump appeal...→

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

"One of the things that I've made clear to everyone is that I will deliver the unvarnished truth. It won't be shaded for anyone," John Ratcliffe told senators Read full article: John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel c...→

Ahead of confirmation hearing, former White House lawyer picked to oversee pandemic relief vows 'independence'

Ahead of his confirmation hearing Tuesday, Brian Miller, a former White House lawyer picked to oversee pandemic relief as special inspector general, vows "inde [...] Read full article: Ahead of confirmation hearing, former Wh...→

Denver sweeps homeless camps despite CDC advice to leave them during pandemic

Denver sweeps homeless camps despite CDC advice to leave them during pandemic

Denver officials cleared a large homeless encampment downtown Thursday morning contrary to Centers for Disease Control guidelines for handling the ongoing coro [...] Read full article: Denver sweeps homeless camps despite CDC...→

Coronavirus Pandemic Means Major Changes To Marijuana Industry In Illinois

Coronavirus Pandemic Means Major Changes To Marijuana Industry In Illinois

The pandemic has also totally changed how the dispensaries that are still running are operating every day. Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic Means Major Changes...→

Nonprofit organization Coney Island USA cancels, postpones its major events due to the pandemic

Nonprofit organization Coney Island USA cancels, postpones its major events due to the pandemic

Coney Island USA is the organization behind the Sideshow by The Seashore. They also put on theatrical productions and host a Coney Island Film Festival and a m [...] Read full article: Nonprofit organization Coney Island USA ...→

Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow’ from COVID-19 pandemic

Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow’ from COVID-19 pandemic

A survey from the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States and the American Distilling Institute reports the craft distilling industry has taken a 63 per [...] Read full article: Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow...→

Major universities look at slashing athletic budgets with continuing coronavirus pandemic

Athletic directors around the country are taking serious looks at furloughs and pay reductions to make up for mammoth losses from lost revenue because of stopp [...] Read full article: Major universities look at slashing athl...→

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Support for Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination to serve as director of national intelligence split down party lines almost instantaneously as his confirmat [...] Read full article: Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe ...→

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

President Trump’s pick to be the next director of national intelligence on Monday vowed to not be influenced by external factors if he is confirmed to his post [...] Read full article: Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to ...→

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

A Senate panel is considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination for director of national intelligence, holding the in-person hearing amid President Donald [...] Read full article: Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcl...→

Providers prepare for major surge in Medi-Cal and Covered California enrollment due to pandemic

Providers prepare for major surge in Medi-Cal and Covered California enrollment due to pandemic

As many as 2 million Californians may have lost their employer-provided health insurance when they lost their jobs since March. Read full article: Providers prepare for major surge in Med...→

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

The Senate Intelligence Committee is expected to hold a confirmation hearing next week for President Trump’s nominee for Director of National Intelligence, Rep [...] Read full article: Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearin...→

Japan's exports sink in March as pandemic hits major markets

Japan’s exports sank 11.7% in March as the coronavirus pandemic slammed auto shipments to the U.S. and China, generally its two biggest markets. Read full article: Japan's exports sink in March as pandemi...→

The Nuclear Option: Sen. Patty Murray Turns Pandemic Hearing into Partisan Circus

Winston Churchill, the greatest half-American to ever live, is famously quoted as having said: “The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversati [...] Read full article: The Nuclear Option: Sen. Patty Murray Tu...→

Coronavirus pandemic could cause

Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major mental health crisis," U.N. says

"Many people are distressed due to the immediate health impacts of the virus and the consequences of physical isolation," the U.N. brief says. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major ...→

Coronavirus Impact: Starkey Hearing Foundation Suspends U.S. & International Programs Due To Pandemic

Coronavirus Impact: Starkey Hearing Foundation Suspends U.S. & International Programs Due To Pandemic

The Starkey Hearing Foundation announced it will temporarily halt its U.S. and international programs due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Impact: Starkey Hearing Foun...→

Unfulfilled PPE contracts leave Maryland, other states scrambling for supplies amid pandemic | WTOP

After weeks of “wild west” wrangling between state governments for critical medical supplies amid the coronavirus pandemic, personal protective equipment still [...] Read full article: Unfulfilled PPE contracts leave Maryland...→

Survey: Millennials 'Pushing Off Major Life Milestones' During Coronavirus Pandemic

Survey: Millennials 'Pushing Off Major Life Milestones' During Coronavirus Pandemic

Millennials are "pushing off major life milestones" such as marriage, having a child or buying a house due to the cornavirus pandemic, says a new report. Read full article: Survey: Millennials 'Pushing Off Major L...→

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

President Donald Trump's nominee to be director of national intelligence pledged at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to deliver intelligence free of bias, prej [...] Read full article: Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says H...→

Tuesday hearing eyes combat pay for New York's essential workers during pandemic - amNewYork

BY BEN VERDE Frontline workers deserve more than just our applause, according to a bevy of lawmakers who rallied ahead of the City Council’s Tuesday Read full article: Tuesday hearing eyes combat pay for New ...→

Pritzker Says Lawmakers Should ‘Leave Politics Out of’ Negotiations for New COVID-19 Relief Bill

Pritzker Says Lawmakers Should ‘Leave Politics Out of’ Negotiations for New COVID-19 Relief Bill

Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker has been among a vocal group of executives calling on the federal government to pass a coronavirus relief bill to help states c [...] Read full article: Pritzker Says Lawmakers Should ‘Leave Po...→

Major pork processor closes 2 Illinois facilities amid coronavirus pandemic

Major pork processor closes 2 Illinois facilities amid coronavirus pandemic

Smithfield Foods Inc., the world’s largest pork processor, is the latest meat packing plant to close facilities in light of the pandemic. Read full article: Major pork processor closes 2 Illinois f...→

'There is no time for politics': Cuomo says partisanship will make COVID-19 pandemic even worse in America - amNewYork

A day after taking President Trump to task for mean tweets about him, Governor Andrew Cuomo sought national unity during his press briefing Saturday. The Read full article: 'There is no time for politics': Cuomo s...→

Pandemic politics: Maskless Trump tours Michigan Ford plant

Pandemic politics: Maskless Trump tours Michigan Ford plant

YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Pandemic politics shadowed President Donald Trump’s trip to Michigan on Thursday as he highlighted lifesaving medical devices, [...] Read full article: Pandemic politics: Maskless Trump tours ...→

The Nuclear Option: Sen. Patty Murray Turns Pandemic Hearing into Partisan Circus

Winston Churchill, the greatest half-American to ever live, is famously quoted as having said: “The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversati [...] Read full article: The Nuclear Option: Sen. Patty Murray Tu...→

Coronavirus Impact: Starkey Hearing Foundation Suspends U.S. & International Programs Due To Pandemic

Coronavirus Impact: Starkey Hearing Foundation Suspends U.S. & International Programs Due To Pandemic

The Starkey Hearing Foundation announced it will temporarily halt its U.S. and international programs due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Impact: Starkey Hearing Foun...→

Major universities look at slashing athletic budgets with continuing coronavirus pandemic

Athletic directors around the country are taking serious looks at furloughs and pay reductions to make up for mammoth losses from lost revenue because of stopp [...] Read full article: Major universities look at slashing athl...→

Democrats decry hearing for Trump appeals court nominee amid pandemic

Democrats decry hearing for Trump appeals court nominee amid pandemic

Democrats on Wednesday decried a hearing for Justin Walker, a GOP appeals court nominee and protege of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, amid the pandemi [...] Read full article: Democrats decry hearing for Trump appeal...→

Survey: Millennials 'Pushing Off Major Life Milestones' During Coronavirus Pandemic

Survey: Millennials 'Pushing Off Major Life Milestones' During Coronavirus Pandemic

Millennials are "pushing off major life milestones" such as marriage, having a child or buying a house due to the cornavirus pandemic, says a new report. Read full article: Survey: Millennials 'Pushing Off Major L...→

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

President Trump’s pick to be the next director of national intelligence on Monday vowed to not be influenced by external factors if he is confirmed to his post [...] Read full article: Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to ...→

Tuesday hearing eyes combat pay for New York's essential workers during pandemic - amNewYork

BY BEN VERDE Frontline workers deserve more than just our applause, according to a bevy of lawmakers who rallied ahead of the City Council’s Tuesday Read full article: Tuesday hearing eyes combat pay for New ...→

Providers prepare for major surge in Medi-Cal and Covered California enrollment due to pandemic

Providers prepare for major surge in Medi-Cal and Covered California enrollment due to pandemic

As many as 2 million Californians may have lost their employer-provided health insurance when they lost their jobs since March. Read full article: Providers prepare for major surge in Med...→

Denver sweeps homeless camps despite CDC advice to leave them during pandemic

Denver sweeps homeless camps despite CDC advice to leave them during pandemic

Denver officials cleared a large homeless encampment downtown Thursday morning contrary to Centers for Disease Control guidelines for handling the ongoing coro [...] Read full article: Denver sweeps homeless camps despite CDC...→

Coronavirus Pandemic Means Major Changes To Marijuana Industry In Illinois

Coronavirus Pandemic Means Major Changes To Marijuana Industry In Illinois

The pandemic has also totally changed how the dispensaries that are still running are operating every day. Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic Means Major Changes...→

'There is no time for politics': Cuomo says partisanship will make COVID-19 pandemic even worse in America - amNewYork

A day after taking President Trump to task for mean tweets about him, Governor Andrew Cuomo sought national unity during his press briefing Saturday. The Read full article: 'There is no time for politics': Cuomo s...→

Nonprofit organization Coney Island USA cancels, postpones its major events due to the pandemic

Nonprofit organization Coney Island USA cancels, postpones its major events due to the pandemic

Coney Island USA is the organization behind the Sideshow by The Seashore. They also put on theatrical productions and host a Coney Island Film Festival and a m [...] Read full article: Nonprofit organization Coney Island USA ...→

Which major retail companies have filed for bankruptcy since the coronavirus pandemic hit? Here's the list.

Which major retail companies have filed for bankruptcy since the coronavirus pandemic hit? Here's the list.

From iconic department stores to entertainment giants, the coronavirus has seemingly spared no one in its devastation of the U.S. economy. Read full article: Which major retail companies have filed ...→

Coronavirus pandemic could cause

Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major mental health crisis," U.N. says

"Many people are distressed due to the immediate health impacts of the virus and the consequences of physical isolation," the U.N. brief says. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major ...→

Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow’ from COVID-19 pandemic

Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow’ from COVID-19 pandemic

A survey from the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States and the American Distilling Institute reports the craft distilling industry has taken a 63 per [...] Read full article: Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow...→

Boeing CEO Says Pandemic Could Force a Major Airline Out of Business

Boeing CEO Says Pandemic Could Force a Major Airline Out of Business

The airline industry is having an “apocalyptic” moment that could force a major U.S. carrier out of business, said David Calhoun, president and CEO of Boeing, [...] Read full article: Boeing CEO Says Pandemic Could Force a M...→

Unfulfilled PPE contracts leave Maryland, other states scrambling for supplies amid pandemic | WTOP

After weeks of “wild west” wrangling between state governments for critical medical supplies amid the coronavirus pandemic, personal protective equipment still [...] Read full article: Unfulfilled PPE contracts leave Maryland...→

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Support for Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination to serve as director of national intelligence split down party lines almost instantaneously as his confirmat [...] Read full article: Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe ...→

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

"One of the things that I've made clear to everyone is that I will deliver the unvarnished truth. It won't be shaded for anyone," John Ratcliffe told senators Read full article: John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel c...→

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

President Donald Trump's nominee to be director of national intelligence pledged at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to deliver intelligence free of bias, prej [...] Read full article: Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says H...→

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

A Senate panel is considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination for director of national intelligence, holding the in-person hearing amid President Donald [...] Read full article: Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcl...→

Ahead of confirmation hearing, former White House lawyer picked to oversee pandemic relief vows 'independence'

Ahead of his confirmation hearing Tuesday, Brian Miller, a former White House lawyer picked to oversee pandemic relief as special inspector general, vows "inde [...] Read full article: Ahead of confirmation hearing, former Wh...→

Pritzker Says Lawmakers Should ‘Leave Politics Out of’ Negotiations for New COVID-19 Relief Bill

Pritzker Says Lawmakers Should ‘Leave Politics Out of’ Negotiations for New COVID-19 Relief Bill

Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker has been among a vocal group of executives calling on the federal government to pass a coronavirus relief bill to help states c [...] Read full article: Pritzker Says Lawmakers Should ‘Leave Po...→

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

The Senate Intelligence Committee is expected to hold a confirmation hearing next week for President Trump’s nominee for Director of National Intelligence, Rep [...] Read full article: Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearin...→

Major pork processor closes 2 Illinois facilities amid coronavirus pandemic

Major pork processor closes 2 Illinois facilities amid coronavirus pandemic

Smithfield Foods Inc., the world’s largest pork processor, is the latest meat packing plant to close facilities in light of the pandemic. Read full article: Major pork processor closes 2 Illinois f...→

Japan's exports sink in March as pandemic hits major markets

Japan’s exports sank 11.7% in March as the coronavirus pandemic slammed auto shipments to the U.S. and China, generally its two biggest markets. Read full article: Japan's exports sink in March as pandemi...→

Pandemic politics: Maskless Trump tours Michigan Ford plant

Pandemic politics: Maskless Trump tours Michigan Ford plant

YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Pandemic politics shadowed President Donald Trump’s trip to Michigan on Thursday as he highlighted lifesaving medical devices, [...] Read full article: Pandemic politics: Maskless Trump tours ...→

Nonprofit organization Coney Island USA cancels, postpones its major events due to the pandemic

Nonprofit organization Coney Island USA cancels, postpones its major events due to the pandemic

Coney Island USA is the organization behind the Sideshow by The Seashore. They also put on theatrical productions and host a Coney Island Film Festival and a m [...] Read full article: Nonprofit organization Coney Island USA ...→

The Nuclear Option: Sen. Patty Murray Turns Pandemic Hearing into Partisan Circus

Winston Churchill, the greatest half-American to ever live, is famously quoted as having said: “The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversati [...] Read full article: The Nuclear Option: Sen. Patty Murray Tu...→

Which major retail companies have filed for bankruptcy since the coronavirus pandemic hit? Here's the list.

Which major retail companies have filed for bankruptcy since the coronavirus pandemic hit? Here's the list.

From iconic department stores to entertainment giants, the coronavirus has seemingly spared no one in its devastation of the U.S. economy. Read full article: Which major retail companies have filed ...→

Coronavirus pandemic could cause

Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major mental health crisis," U.N. says

"Many people are distressed due to the immediate health impacts of the virus and the consequences of physical isolation," the U.N. brief says. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major ...→

Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow’ from COVID-19 pandemic

Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow’ from COVID-19 pandemic

A survey from the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States and the American Distilling Institute reports the craft distilling industry has taken a 63 per [...] Read full article: Craft distilleries brace for ‘major blow...→

Coronavirus Impact: Starkey Hearing Foundation Suspends U.S. & International Programs Due To Pandemic

Coronavirus Impact: Starkey Hearing Foundation Suspends U.S. & International Programs Due To Pandemic

The Starkey Hearing Foundation announced it will temporarily halt its U.S. and international programs due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Impact: Starkey Hearing Foun...→

Boeing CEO Says Pandemic Could Force a Major Airline Out of Business

Boeing CEO Says Pandemic Could Force a Major Airline Out of Business

The airline industry is having an “apocalyptic” moment that could force a major U.S. carrier out of business, said David Calhoun, president and CEO of Boeing, [...] Read full article: Boeing CEO Says Pandemic Could Force a M...→

Major universities look at slashing athletic budgets with continuing coronavirus pandemic

Athletic directors around the country are taking serious looks at furloughs and pay reductions to make up for mammoth losses from lost revenue because of stopp [...] Read full article: Major universities look at slashing athl...→

Unfulfilled PPE contracts leave Maryland, other states scrambling for supplies amid pandemic | WTOP

After weeks of “wild west” wrangling between state governments for critical medical supplies amid the coronavirus pandemic, personal protective equipment still [...] Read full article: Unfulfilled PPE contracts leave Maryland...→

Democrats decry hearing for Trump appeals court nominee amid pandemic

Democrats decry hearing for Trump appeals court nominee amid pandemic

Democrats on Wednesday decried a hearing for Justin Walker, a GOP appeals court nominee and protege of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, amid the pandemi [...] Read full article: Democrats decry hearing for Trump appeal...→

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Support for Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination to serve as director of national intelligence split down party lines almost instantaneously as his confirmat [...] Read full article: Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe ...→

Survey: Millennials 'Pushing Off Major Life Milestones' During Coronavirus Pandemic

Survey: Millennials 'Pushing Off Major Life Milestones' During Coronavirus Pandemic

Millennials are "pushing off major life milestones" such as marriage, having a child or buying a house due to the cornavirus pandemic, says a new report. Read full article: Survey: Millennials 'Pushing Off Major L...→

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

"One of the things that I've made clear to everyone is that I will deliver the unvarnished truth. It won't be shaded for anyone," John Ratcliffe told senators Read full article: John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel c...→

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

President Trump’s pick to be the next director of national intelligence on Monday vowed to not be influenced by external factors if he is confirmed to his post [...] Read full article: Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to ...→

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

President Donald Trump's nominee to be director of national intelligence pledged at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to deliver intelligence free of bias, prej [...] Read full article: Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says H...→

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

A Senate panel is considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination for director of national intelligence, holding the in-person hearing amid President Donald [...] Read full article: Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcl...→

Tuesday hearing eyes combat pay for New York's essential workers during pandemic - amNewYork

BY BEN VERDE Frontline workers deserve more than just our applause, according to a bevy of lawmakers who rallied ahead of the City Council’s Tuesday Read full article: Tuesday hearing eyes combat pay for New ...→

Ahead of confirmation hearing, former White House lawyer picked to oversee pandemic relief vows 'independence'

Ahead of his confirmation hearing Tuesday, Brian Miller, a former White House lawyer picked to oversee pandemic relief as special inspector general, vows "inde [...] Read full article: Ahead of confirmation hearing, former Wh...→

Providers prepare for major surge in Medi-Cal and Covered California enrollment due to pandemic

Providers prepare for major surge in Medi-Cal and Covered California enrollment due to pandemic

As many as 2 million Californians may have lost their employer-provided health insurance when they lost their jobs since March. Read full article: Providers prepare for major surge in Med...→

Pritzker Says Lawmakers Should ‘Leave Politics Out of’ Negotiations for New COVID-19 Relief Bill

Pritzker Says Lawmakers Should ‘Leave Politics Out of’ Negotiations for New COVID-19 Relief Bill

Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker has been among a vocal group of executives calling on the federal government to pass a coronavirus relief bill to help states c [...] Read full article: Pritzker Says Lawmakers Should ‘Leave Po...→

Denver sweeps homeless camps despite CDC advice to leave them during pandemic

Denver sweeps homeless camps despite CDC advice to leave them during pandemic

Denver officials cleared a large homeless encampment downtown Thursday morning contrary to Centers for Disease Control guidelines for handling the ongoing coro [...] Read full article: Denver sweeps homeless camps despite CDC...→

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

The Senate Intelligence Committee is expected to hold a confirmation hearing next week for President Trump’s nominee for Director of National Intelligence, Rep [...] Read full article: Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearin...→

Major pork processor closes 2 Illinois facilities amid coronavirus pandemic

Major pork processor closes 2 Illinois facilities amid coronavirus pandemic

Smithfield Foods Inc., the world’s largest pork processor, is the latest meat packing plant to close facilities in light of the pandemic. Read full article: Major pork processor closes 2 Illinois f...→

Coronavirus Pandemic Means Major Changes To Marijuana Industry In Illinois

Coronavirus Pandemic Means Major Changes To Marijuana Industry In Illinois

The pandemic has also totally changed how the dispensaries that are still running are operating every day. Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic Means Major Changes...→

Japan's exports sink in March as pandemic hits major markets

Japan’s exports sank 11.7% in March as the coronavirus pandemic slammed auto shipments to the U.S. and China, generally its two biggest markets. Read full article: Japan's exports sink in March as pandemi...→

'There is no time for politics': Cuomo says partisanship will make COVID-19 pandemic even worse in America - amNewYork

A day after taking President Trump to task for mean tweets about him, Governor Andrew Cuomo sought national unity during his press briefing Saturday. The Read full article: 'There is no time for politics': Cuomo s...→