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The battle lines as Congress moves to another round of coronavirus relief

The battle lines as Congress moves to another round of coronavirus relief

Mitch McConnell is demanding liability protections for employers and a cut to jobless benefits. Democrats have passed the HEROES Act and want a GOP counteroffe [...] Read full article: The battle lines as Congress moves to an...→

The battle lines as Congress moves to another round of coronavirus relief

The battle lines as Congress moves to another round of coronavirus relief

Mitch McConnell is demanding liability protections for employers and a cut to jobless benefits. Democrats have passed the HEROES Act and want a GOP counteroffe [...] Read full article: The battle lines as Congress moves to an...→

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

CHICAGO — As Chicago moves to Phase 4 of the pandemic reopening, some restaurants are trying to figure out how to reduce health risks while recovering financia [...] Read full article: Concern grows for some restaurants as Il...→

The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavirus Infections Seen Worldwide

The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavirus Infections Seen Worldwide

Nations around the world and U.S. states struggled mightily Tuesday to contain a surge of coronavirus infections as lockdowns eased Read full article: The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavir...→

King County moves to Phase 2 of easing coronavirus restrictions; here’s what you can do now

Effective immediately, restrictions are relaxed on many King County businesses including restaurants, salons and retail, as well as some recreation and small g [...] Read full article: King County moves to Phase 2 of easing c...→

FDNY captain released from hospital after near-deadly battle with coronavirus

FDNY captain released from hospital after near-deadly battle with coronavirus

An FDNY captain was in tears Friday as he headed home after beating a COVID-19 infection that nearly cost him his life. Capt. Hugo Sosa, a 29-year veteran with [...] Read full article: FDNY captain released from hospital afte...→

Battle Lines

An unlikely coalition may wipe racist boundaries off the ward map. Read full article: Battle Lines...→

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

The federal watchdogs complained in a letter that the Trump administration was limiting their oversight ability. Read full article: Inspectors general ask Congress for help...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

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

White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at least $2 trillion’ in next coronavirus relief package

White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at least $2 trillion’ in next coronavirus relief package

Peter Navarro said the White House would also like to see a “critical” payroll tax cut and a focus on bringing manufacturing jobs back to the U.S. in any furth [...] Read full article: White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at lea...→

Coronavirus task force fades from view as Trump White House moves on

Coronavirus task force fades from view as Trump White House moves on

The nation's coronavirus task force had faded from view as the White House shifts focus, even as the pandemic persists and worsens. Read full article: Coronavirus task force fades from view a...→

Swedes round on Sweden’s coronavirus approach

Swedes round on Sweden’s coronavirus approach

Opposition leaders and the public are increasingly critical of the government’s controversial approach to the virus. Read full article: Swedes round on Sweden’s coronavirus app...→

Openers vs. groundhogs: COVID-19 pandemic draws new battle lines in 2020 election

Openers vs. groundhogs: COVID-19 pandemic draws new battle lines in 2020 election

Traditional politicians have not yet realized that there will be a tectonic shift in voter demographics caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Openers vs. groundhogs: COVID-19 pandemi...→

Pennsylvania Republicans vote to end governor's coronavirus emergency, setting up battle

Pennsylvania Republicans vote to end governor's coronavirus emergency, setting up battle

Republicans in the Pennsylvania legislature and Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf appear to be hurtling toward a constitutional battle over whether lawmakers have the p [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania Republicans vote to end gov...→

TOP STORIES Marine Corps bans Confederate battle flag Coronavirus hype biggest p [...]

TOP STORIES Marine Corps bans Confederate battle flag Coronavirus hype biggest p [...]

TOP STORIES Marine Corps bans Confederate battle flag Coronavirus hype biggest political hoax in history 57 Buffalo cops resign from team after two are suspend [...] Read full article: TOP STORIES Marine Corps bans Confederat...→

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan on Wednesday is expected to propose cutting $20 million from the city’s police department budget for the remainder of 2020 to offset [...] Read full article: Seattle moves to slash police budget by ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fauci and Other Experts to Testify to Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fauci and Other Experts to Testify to Congress

Federal health officials will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. Further lockdowns have been announced in Germany after an outbreak at [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fa...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Chicago is ready to move into phase four of reopening on Friday alongside the rest of Illinois, city officials announced early Monday.... Meanwhile, more restr [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Mo...→

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

The City of Buena Park will offer financing to help pay rent to families affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible households will receive emergency rental a [...] Read full article: Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month...→

Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire Benefactors, Tap Coronavirus Relief

Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire Benefactors, Tap Coronavirus Relief

Charter schools, which are publicly funded but privately run, are securing coronavirus relief meant for businesses even as they also benefit from public school [...] Read full article: Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire B...→

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G to coronavirus relief fund for black journalists

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G to coronavirus relief fund for black journalists

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban announced late last week he’s donating $100,000 to the National Association of Black Journalists’ COVID-19 Relief Fund. Read full article: Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G...→

How PGA Tour is honoring true heroes in the coronavirus battle

How PGA Tour is honoring true heroes in the coronavirus battle

FORT WORTH, Texas — If you’ve been watching the golf on TV this week, you know the usual suspects who are at or near the top of the star-stacked leaderboard. J [...] Read full article: How PGA Tour is honoring true heroes in ...→

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

The national debt rose above $26 trillion for the first time this week, as the U.S. government spends at a historic pace while pumping trillions into coronavir [...] Read full article: National debt tops $26T, record deficit ...→

Health Experts Urge Everyone To Get Tested For Coronavirus As Tri-State Area Moves Forward With Reopening

Health Experts Urge Everyone To Get Tested For Coronavirus As Tri-State Area Moves Forward With Reopening

Even with fewer infections, testing remains critically important for those going back to work and anyone whose been to a packed protest. Read full article: Health Experts Urge Everyone To Get Test...→

Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocumented Immigrants, Others Left Out of Federal Coronavirus Relief

Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocumented Immigrants, Others Left Out of Federal Coronavirus Relief

Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Wednesday a new fund that will give $1,000 per household to Chicago residents – including undocumented immigrants, college stude [...] Read full article: Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocument...→

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle frustrated over coronavirus relief fraud

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle frustrated over coronavirus relief fraud

Lawmakers were frustrated in their attempts Tuesday to learn specifically how a potential fourth phase of coronavirus relief could be protected from fraud and [...] Read full article: Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle f...→

Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest Markey, Kennedy Debate

Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest Markey, Kennedy Debate

Within minutes of the start of the debate, Sen. Ed Markey was on the attack against Rep. Joe Kennedy with an intensity lacking in last week’s Western Massachus [...] Read full article: Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest ...→

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts up by 55 as state moves forward on reopening

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts up by 55 as state moves forward on reopening

Massachusetts health officials on Saturday reported that 55 more people have died from the coronavirus and 575 new cases were reported, as the state prepares t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts up b...→

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Fahad Shah, 44, was charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday with wire fraud, false statements to a financial institution and money laundering. Read full article: Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Co...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Dr. Anthony Fauci is scheduled to be among those who will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. The University of Michigan plans to withdr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Of...→

Couple Meets Baby After Coronavirus Pregnancy Battle

Couple Meets Baby After Coronavirus Pregnancy Battle

After months of pregnancy hardships amid a global pandemic, a suburban couple finally meets their baby boy Saturday. Born weighing four pounds and three ounces [...] Read full article: Couple Meets Baby After Coronavirus Preg...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Urges Congress To Include Mayors In Discussions Of Police Reform Legislation; 'We're On The Front Lines'

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Urges Congress To Include Mayors In Discussions Of Police Reform Legislation; 'We're On The Front Lines'

“I think they’ve got to listen and invite us into the conversation. Mayors are on the front lines. We’ve been on the front lines through COVID-19. That work co [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Urges Congress To I...→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker joined members of the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus on Wednesday to highlight more than $900 million in funding for rent and mortgage as [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million...→

Brigham Health team on front lines of coronavirus testing

Brigham Health team on front lines of coronavirus testing

The Brigham Health team, continually on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic, were back out and testing Wednesday in Jamaica Plain at the Brookside Comm [...] Read full article: Brigham Health team on front lines of co...→

Supreme Court could force Congress into battle over Dreamers

Supreme Court could force Congress into battle over Dreamers

Yet lawmakers, facing a growing list of crises, may not have the bandwidth to help DACA recipients — especially in an election year. Read full article: Supreme Court could force Congress into ...→

Wearable health tech finds a niche in Japan's coronavirus battle

Wearable health tech finds a niche in Japan's coronavirus battle

High-tech undershirts are helping monitor COVID-19 patients without putting medial workers at risk, and even as the virus declines, interest is mounting. Read full article: Wearable health tech finds a niche in Ja...→

As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washington Moves On to Other Business

As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washington Moves On to Other Business

New cases are rising in almost half of the states. But in the capital, restless lawmakers and White House officials appear ready to focus on other subjects. Read full article: As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washing...→

J&J moves up start of coronavirus vaccine human trials to July - amNewYork

BY JULIE STEENHUYSEN AND SAUMYA JOSEPH Johnson & Johnson moved up the start of human clinical trials for its experimental vaccine against the highly Read full article: J&J moves up start of coronavirus vaccin...→

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Businesses are in the process of reopening this week, and while many are struggling, some are getting a new boost from federal dollars. Read full article: Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection ...→

Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will Depend on Jobs Report

Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will Depend on Jobs Report

The odds of another coronavirus relief package are "really close to 100%," but what it involves will depend on if another strong jobs report comes out next mon [...] Read full article: Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will ...→

Warriors' Steve Kerr says Trump is 'drawing the battle lines for the election' amid George Floyd protests

Warriors' Steve Kerr says Trump is 'drawing the battle lines for the election' amid George Floyd protests

Golden State Warriors Head Coach Steve Kerr took aim at President Trump’s response to the George Floyd protests on Friday saying that he’s “drawing the battle [...] Read full article: Warriors' Steve Kerr says Trump is 'draw...→

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

CHICAGO — As Chicago moves to Phase 4 of the pandemic reopening, some restaurants are trying to figure out how to reduce health risks while recovering financia [...] Read full article: Concern grows for some restaurants as Il...→

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Fahad Shah, 44, was charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday with wire fraud, false statements to a financial institution and money laundering. Read full article: Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Co...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fauci and Other Experts to Testify to Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fauci and Other Experts to Testify to Congress

Federal health officials will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. Further lockdowns have been announced in Germany after an outbreak at [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fa...→

King County moves to Phase 2 of easing coronavirus restrictions; here’s what you can do now

Effective immediately, restrictions are relaxed on many King County businesses including restaurants, salons and retail, as well as some recreation and small g [...] Read full article: King County moves to Phase 2 of easing c...→

Couple Meets Baby After Coronavirus Pregnancy Battle

Couple Meets Baby After Coronavirus Pregnancy Battle

After months of pregnancy hardships amid a global pandemic, a suburban couple finally meets their baby boy Saturday. Born weighing four pounds and three ounces [...] Read full article: Couple Meets Baby After Coronavirus Preg...→

Battle Lines

An unlikely coalition may wipe racist boundaries off the ward map. Read full article: Battle Lines...→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker joined members of the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus on Wednesday to highlight more than $900 million in funding for rent and mortgage as [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million...→

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

The City of Buena Park will offer financing to help pay rent to families affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible households will receive emergency rental a [...] Read full article: Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month...→

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

The federal watchdogs complained in a letter that the Trump administration was limiting their oversight ability. Read full article: Inspectors general ask Congress for help...→

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G to coronavirus relief fund for black journalists

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G to coronavirus relief fund for black journalists

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban announced late last week he’s donating $100,000 to the National Association of Black Journalists’ COVID-19 Relief Fund. Read full article: Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G...→

White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at least $2 trillion’ in next coronavirus relief package

White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at least $2 trillion’ in next coronavirus relief package

Peter Navarro said the White House would also like to see a “critical” payroll tax cut and a focus on bringing manufacturing jobs back to the U.S. in any furth [...] Read full article: White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at lea...→

Wearable health tech finds a niche in Japan's coronavirus battle

Wearable health tech finds a niche in Japan's coronavirus battle

High-tech undershirts are helping monitor COVID-19 patients without putting medial workers at risk, and even as the virus declines, interest is mounting. Read full article: Wearable health tech finds a niche in Ja...→

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

The national debt rose above $26 trillion for the first time this week, as the U.S. government spends at a historic pace while pumping trillions into coronavir [...] Read full article: National debt tops $26T, record deficit ...→

Swedes round on Sweden’s coronavirus approach

Swedes round on Sweden’s coronavirus approach

Opposition leaders and the public are increasingly critical of the government’s controversial approach to the virus. Read full article: Swedes round on Sweden’s coronavirus app...→

Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocumented Immigrants, Others Left Out of Federal Coronavirus Relief

Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocumented Immigrants, Others Left Out of Federal Coronavirus Relief

Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Wednesday a new fund that will give $1,000 per household to Chicago residents – including undocumented immigrants, college stude [...] Read full article: Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocument...→

Pennsylvania Republicans vote to end governor's coronavirus emergency, setting up battle

Pennsylvania Republicans vote to end governor's coronavirus emergency, setting up battle

Republicans in the Pennsylvania legislature and Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf appear to be hurtling toward a constitutional battle over whether lawmakers have the p [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania Republicans vote to end gov...→

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Businesses are in the process of reopening this week, and while many are struggling, some are getting a new boost from federal dollars. Read full article: Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection ...→

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle frustrated over coronavirus relief fraud

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle frustrated over coronavirus relief fraud

Lawmakers were frustrated in their attempts Tuesday to learn specifically how a potential fourth phase of coronavirus relief could be protected from fraud and [...] Read full article: Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle f...→

Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will Depend on Jobs Report

Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will Depend on Jobs Report

The odds of another coronavirus relief package are "really close to 100%," but what it involves will depend on if another strong jobs report comes out next mon [...] Read full article: Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will ...→

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts up by 55 as state moves forward on reopening

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts up by 55 as state moves forward on reopening

Massachusetts health officials on Saturday reported that 55 more people have died from the coronavirus and 575 new cases were reported, as the state prepares t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts up b...→

TOP STORIES Marine Corps bans Confederate battle flag Coronavirus hype biggest p [...]

TOP STORIES Marine Corps bans Confederate battle flag Coronavirus hype biggest p [...]

TOP STORIES Marine Corps bans Confederate battle flag Coronavirus hype biggest political hoax in history 57 Buffalo cops resign from team after two are suspend [...] Read full article: TOP STORIES Marine Corps bans Confederat...→

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan on Wednesday is expected to propose cutting $20 million from the city’s police department budget for the remainder of 2020 to offset [...] Read full article: Seattle moves to slash police budget by ...→

The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavirus Infections Seen Worldwide

The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavirus Infections Seen Worldwide

Nations around the world and U.S. states struggled mightily Tuesday to contain a surge of coronavirus infections as lockdowns eased Read full article: The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavir...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Dr. Anthony Fauci is scheduled to be among those who will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. The University of Michigan plans to withdr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Of...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Chicago is ready to move into phase four of reopening on Friday alongside the rest of Illinois, city officials announced early Monday.... Meanwhile, more restr [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Mo...→

FDNY captain released from hospital after near-deadly battle with coronavirus

FDNY captain released from hospital after near-deadly battle with coronavirus

An FDNY captain was in tears Friday as he headed home after beating a COVID-19 infection that nearly cost him his life. Capt. Hugo Sosa, a 29-year veteran with [...] Read full article: FDNY captain released from hospital afte...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Urges Congress To Include Mayors In Discussions Of Police Reform Legislation; 'We're On The Front Lines'

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Urges Congress To Include Mayors In Discussions Of Police Reform Legislation; 'We're On The Front Lines'

“I think they’ve got to listen and invite us into the conversation. Mayors are on the front lines. We’ve been on the front lines through COVID-19. That work co [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Urges Congress To I...→

Brigham Health team on front lines of coronavirus testing

Brigham Health team on front lines of coronavirus testing

The Brigham Health team, continually on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic, were back out and testing Wednesday in Jamaica Plain at the Brookside Comm [...] Read full article: Brigham Health team on front lines of co...→

Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire Benefactors, Tap Coronavirus Relief

Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire Benefactors, Tap Coronavirus Relief

Charter schools, which are publicly funded but privately run, are securing coronavirus relief meant for businesses even as they also benefit from public school [...] Read full article: Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire B...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

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

Supreme Court could force Congress into battle over Dreamers

Supreme Court could force Congress into battle over Dreamers

Yet lawmakers, facing a growing list of crises, may not have the bandwidth to help DACA recipients — especially in an election year. Read full article: Supreme Court could force Congress into ...→

How PGA Tour is honoring true heroes in the coronavirus battle

How PGA Tour is honoring true heroes in the coronavirus battle

FORT WORTH, Texas — If you’ve been watching the golf on TV this week, you know the usual suspects who are at or near the top of the star-stacked leaderboard. J [...] Read full article: How PGA Tour is honoring true heroes in ...→

Coronavirus task force fades from view as Trump White House moves on

Coronavirus task force fades from view as Trump White House moves on

The nation's coronavirus task force had faded from view as the White House shifts focus, even as the pandemic persists and worsens. Read full article: Coronavirus task force fades from view a...→

As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washington Moves On to Other Business

As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washington Moves On to Other Business

New cases are rising in almost half of the states. But in the capital, restless lawmakers and White House officials appear ready to focus on other subjects. Read full article: As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washing...→

Health Experts Urge Everyone To Get Tested For Coronavirus As Tri-State Area Moves Forward With Reopening

Health Experts Urge Everyone To Get Tested For Coronavirus As Tri-State Area Moves Forward With Reopening

Even with fewer infections, testing remains critically important for those going back to work and anyone whose been to a packed protest. Read full article: Health Experts Urge Everyone To Get Test...→

Openers vs. groundhogs: COVID-19 pandemic draws new battle lines in 2020 election

Openers vs. groundhogs: COVID-19 pandemic draws new battle lines in 2020 election

Traditional politicians have not yet realized that there will be a tectonic shift in voter demographics caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Openers vs. groundhogs: COVID-19 pandemi...→

J&J moves up start of coronavirus vaccine human trials to July - amNewYork

BY JULIE STEENHUYSEN AND SAUMYA JOSEPH Johnson & Johnson moved up the start of human clinical trials for its experimental vaccine against the highly Read full article: J&J moves up start of coronavirus vaccin...→

Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest Markey, Kennedy Debate

Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest Markey, Kennedy Debate

Within minutes of the start of the debate, Sen. Ed Markey was on the attack against Rep. Joe Kennedy with an intensity lacking in last week’s Western Massachus [...] Read full article: Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest ...→

Warriors' Steve Kerr says Trump is 'drawing the battle lines for the election' amid George Floyd protests

Warriors' Steve Kerr says Trump is 'drawing the battle lines for the election' amid George Floyd protests

Golden State Warriors Head Coach Steve Kerr took aim at President Trump’s response to the George Floyd protests on Friday saying that he’s “drawing the battle [...] Read full article: Warriors' Steve Kerr says Trump is 'draw...→

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

CHICAGO — As Chicago moves to Phase 4 of the pandemic reopening, some restaurants are trying to figure out how to reduce health risks while recovering financia [...] Read full article: Concern grows for some restaurants as Il...→

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan on Wednesday is expected to propose cutting $20 million from the city’s police department budget for the remainder of 2020 to offset [...] Read full article: Seattle moves to slash police budget by ...→

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Fahad Shah, 44, was charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday with wire fraud, false statements to a financial institution and money laundering. Read full article: Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Co...→

The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavirus Infections Seen Worldwide

The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavirus Infections Seen Worldwide

Nations around the world and U.S. states struggled mightily Tuesday to contain a surge of coronavirus infections as lockdowns eased Read full article: The Battle Is Not Over: Rising Coronavir...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fauci and Other Experts to Testify to Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fauci and Other Experts to Testify to Congress

Federal health officials will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. Further lockdowns have been announced in Germany after an outbreak at [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Dr. Anthony Fa...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Dr. Anthony Fauci is scheduled to be among those who will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. The University of Michigan plans to withdr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Of...→

King County moves to Phase 2 of easing coronavirus restrictions; here’s what you can do now

Effective immediately, restrictions are relaxed on many King County businesses including restaurants, salons and retail, as well as some recreation and small g [...] Read full article: King County moves to Phase 2 of easing c...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Chicago is ready to move into phase four of reopening on Friday alongside the rest of Illinois, city officials announced early Monday.... Meanwhile, more restr [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Mo...→

Couple Meets Baby After Coronavirus Pregnancy Battle

Couple Meets Baby After Coronavirus Pregnancy Battle

After months of pregnancy hardships amid a global pandemic, a suburban couple finally meets their baby boy Saturday. Born weighing four pounds and three ounces [...] Read full article: Couple Meets Baby After Coronavirus Preg...→

FDNY captain released from hospital after near-deadly battle with coronavirus

FDNY captain released from hospital after near-deadly battle with coronavirus

An FDNY captain was in tears Friday as he headed home after beating a COVID-19 infection that nearly cost him his life. Capt. Hugo Sosa, a 29-year veteran with [...] Read full article: FDNY captain released from hospital afte...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Urges Congress To Include Mayors In Discussions Of Police Reform Legislation; 'We're On The Front Lines'

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Urges Congress To Include Mayors In Discussions Of Police Reform Legislation; 'We're On The Front Lines'

“I think they’ve got to listen and invite us into the conversation. Mayors are on the front lines. We’ve been on the front lines through COVID-19. That work co [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Urges Congress To I...→

Battle Lines

An unlikely coalition may wipe racist boundaries off the ward map. Read full article: Battle Lines...→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker joined members of the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus on Wednesday to highlight more than $900 million in funding for rent and mortgage as [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million...→

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

The City of Buena Park will offer financing to help pay rent to families affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible households will receive emergency rental a [...] Read full article: Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month...→

Brigham Health team on front lines of coronavirus testing

Brigham Health team on front lines of coronavirus testing

The Brigham Health team, continually on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic, were back out and testing Wednesday in Jamaica Plain at the Brookside Comm [...] Read full article: Brigham Health team on front lines of co...→

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

The federal watchdogs complained in a letter that the Trump administration was limiting their oversight ability. Read full article: Inspectors general ask Congress for help...→

Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire Benefactors, Tap Coronavirus Relief

Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire Benefactors, Tap Coronavirus Relief

Charter schools, which are publicly funded but privately run, are securing coronavirus relief meant for businesses even as they also benefit from public school [...] Read full article: Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire B...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

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

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G to coronavirus relief fund for black journalists

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G to coronavirus relief fund for black journalists

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban announced late last week he’s donating $100,000 to the National Association of Black Journalists’ COVID-19 Relief Fund. Read full article: Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G...→

Supreme Court could force Congress into battle over Dreamers

Supreme Court could force Congress into battle over Dreamers

Yet lawmakers, facing a growing list of crises, may not have the bandwidth to help DACA recipients — especially in an election year. Read full article: Supreme Court could force Congress into ...→

White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at least $2 trillion’ in next coronavirus relief package

White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at least $2 trillion’ in next coronavirus relief package

Peter Navarro said the White House would also like to see a “critical” payroll tax cut and a focus on bringing manufacturing jobs back to the U.S. in any furth [...] Read full article: White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at lea...→

How PGA Tour is honoring true heroes in the coronavirus battle

How PGA Tour is honoring true heroes in the coronavirus battle

FORT WORTH, Texas — If you’ve been watching the golf on TV this week, you know the usual suspects who are at or near the top of the star-stacked leaderboard. J [...] Read full article: How PGA Tour is honoring true heroes in ...→

Wearable health tech finds a niche in Japan's coronavirus battle

Wearable health tech finds a niche in Japan's coronavirus battle

High-tech undershirts are helping monitor COVID-19 patients without putting medial workers at risk, and even as the virus declines, interest is mounting. Read full article: Wearable health tech finds a niche in Ja...→

Coronavirus task force fades from view as Trump White House moves on

Coronavirus task force fades from view as Trump White House moves on

The nation's coronavirus task force had faded from view as the White House shifts focus, even as the pandemic persists and worsens. Read full article: Coronavirus task force fades from view a...→

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

The national debt rose above $26 trillion for the first time this week, as the U.S. government spends at a historic pace while pumping trillions into coronavir [...] Read full article: National debt tops $26T, record deficit ...→

As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washington Moves On to Other Business

As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washington Moves On to Other Business

New cases are rising in almost half of the states. But in the capital, restless lawmakers and White House officials appear ready to focus on other subjects. Read full article: As Coronavirus Infections Climb, Washing...→

Swedes round on Sweden’s coronavirus approach

Swedes round on Sweden’s coronavirus approach

Opposition leaders and the public are increasingly critical of the government’s controversial approach to the virus. Read full article: Swedes round on Sweden’s coronavirus app...→

Health Experts Urge Everyone To Get Tested For Coronavirus As Tri-State Area Moves Forward With Reopening

Health Experts Urge Everyone To Get Tested For Coronavirus As Tri-State Area Moves Forward With Reopening

Even with fewer infections, testing remains critically important for those going back to work and anyone whose been to a packed protest. Read full article: Health Experts Urge Everyone To Get Test...→

Openers vs. groundhogs: COVID-19 pandemic draws new battle lines in 2020 election

Openers vs. groundhogs: COVID-19 pandemic draws new battle lines in 2020 election

Traditional politicians have not yet realized that there will be a tectonic shift in voter demographics caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Openers vs. groundhogs: COVID-19 pandemi...→

Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocumented Immigrants, Others Left Out of Federal Coronavirus Relief

Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocumented Immigrants, Others Left Out of Federal Coronavirus Relief

Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Wednesday a new fund that will give $1,000 per household to Chicago residents – including undocumented immigrants, college stude [...] Read full article: Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocument...→

J&J moves up start of coronavirus vaccine human trials to July - amNewYork

BY JULIE STEENHUYSEN AND SAUMYA JOSEPH Johnson & Johnson moved up the start of human clinical trials for its experimental vaccine against the highly Read full article: J&J moves up start of coronavirus vaccin...→

Pennsylvania Republicans vote to end governor's coronavirus emergency, setting up battle

Pennsylvania Republicans vote to end governor's coronavirus emergency, setting up battle

Republicans in the Pennsylvania legislature and Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf appear to be hurtling toward a constitutional battle over whether lawmakers have the p [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania Republicans vote to end gov...→

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Businesses are in the process of reopening this week, and while many are struggling, some are getting a new boost from federal dollars. Read full article: Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection ...→

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle frustrated over coronavirus relief fraud

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle frustrated over coronavirus relief fraud

Lawmakers were frustrated in their attempts Tuesday to learn specifically how a potential fourth phase of coronavirus relief could be protected from fraud and [...] Read full article: Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle f...→

Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest Markey, Kennedy Debate

Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest Markey, Kennedy Debate

Within minutes of the start of the debate, Sen. Ed Markey was on the attack against Rep. Joe Kennedy with an intensity lacking in last week’s Western Massachus [...] Read full article: Keller: Familiar Battle Lines In Latest ...→

Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will Depend on Jobs Report

Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will Depend on Jobs Report

The odds of another coronavirus relief package are "really close to 100%," but what it involves will depend on if another strong jobs report comes out next mon [...] Read full article: Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will ...→

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts up by 55 as state moves forward on reopening

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts up by 55 as state moves forward on reopening

Massachusetts health officials on Saturday reported that 55 more people have died from the coronavirus and 575 new cases were reported, as the state prepares t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts up b...→

Warriors' Steve Kerr says Trump is 'drawing the battle lines for the election' amid George Floyd protests

Warriors' Steve Kerr says Trump is 'drawing the battle lines for the election' amid George Floyd protests

Golden State Warriors Head Coach Steve Kerr took aim at President Trump’s response to the George Floyd protests on Friday saying that he’s “drawing the battle [...] Read full article: Warriors' Steve Kerr says Trump is 'draw...→

TOP STORIES Marine Corps bans Confederate battle flag Coronavirus hype biggest p [...]

TOP STORIES Marine Corps bans Confederate battle flag Coronavirus hype biggest p [...]

TOP STORIES Marine Corps bans Confederate battle flag Coronavirus hype biggest political hoax in history 57 Buffalo cops resign from team after two are suspend [...] Read full article: TOP STORIES Marine Corps bans Confederat...→