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Trump to order meat processing plants to remain open

Trump to order meat processing plants to remain open

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will take executive action Tuesday to order meat processing plants to stay open amid concerns over growing coronavirus [...] Read full article: Trump to order meat processing plants to...→

Trump to order meat processing plants to remain open

Trump to order meat processing plants to remain open

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will take executive action Tuesday to order meat processing plants to stay open amid concerns over growing coronavirus [...] Read full article: Trump to order meat processing plants to...→

Trump orders all places of worship to open, declaring them essential

Trump orders all places of worship to open, declaring them essential

President Trump announced Friday that all houses of worship would be considered “essential services” and urged governors to “do the right thing” and let them r [...] Read full article: Trump orders all places of worship to op...→

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

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

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, but with limitations, was issued Wednesday in Los Angeles County. The retail bus [...] Read full article: A new open-ended public health order all...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To P...→

President Trump: 'California should let Tesla open plant now'

President Trump: 'California should let Tesla open plant now'

President Donald Trump tweeted his support for Tesla CEO Elon Musk after Musk reopened his Fremont manufacturing plant against Alameda County's coronavirus she [...] Read full article: President Trump: 'California should let ...→

‘I Encourage You to Open Immediately’: Oceanside City Councilman Rallies Businesses Against Health Order

‘I Encourage You to Open Immediately’: Oceanside City Councilman Rallies Businesses Against Health Order

An Oceanside city councilman Saturday called on businesses labeled nonessential to reopen in defiance of California’s public health orders which he claimed tra [...] Read full article: ‘I Encourage You to Open Immediately’: O...→

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

The coronavirus has closed a number of meat plants, forcing grocery stores to limit meat purchases. Read full article: Tyson reopens two major plants amid conc...→

Troubadour GoFundMe: Beloved West Hollywood Music Venue Needs Donations To Help Pay Staff, Remain Open

Troubadour GoFundMe: Beloved West Hollywood Music Venue Needs Donations To Help Pay Staff, Remain Open

West Hollywood's iconic Troubadour club has created a GoFundMe to help pay staff members as their doors remain temporarily due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Troubadour GoFundMe: Beloved West Hollyw...→

Kenyan Muslims Flood Somalia, Where Mosques Remain Open

Kenyan Muslims Flood Somalia, Where Mosques Remain Open

Somalia has kept its mosques open during Ramadan despite the coronavirus pandemic, attracting a flood of faithful Kenyans. Read full article: Kenyan Muslims Flood Somalia, Where Mosq...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 2 Premier Camping Spots To Remain Closed Overnight During Stay-At-Home Order

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 2 Premier Camping Spots To Remain Closed Overnight During Stay-At-Home Order

The U.S. Forest Service said that it will refund all overnight reservations at the Boundary Waters and in Superior National Forest that were made through May 1 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 2 Premier Camp...→

Michigan governor extends state emergency order despite protest and Trump tweet

Michigan governor extends state emergency order despite protest and Trump tweet

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer pushed forward with her state of emergency order despite opposition from state leaders, protesters and the president. Read full article: Michigan governor extends state emergenc...→

As Workers Fall Ill, U.S. Presses Mexico to Keep American-Owned Plants Open

As Workers Fall Ill, U.S. Presses Mexico to Keep American-Owned Plants Open

Multinational corporations with factories in Mexico have remained open, even after coronavirus outbreaks hit their facilities. Read full article: As Workers Fall Ill, U.S. Presses Mexico...→

USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to Reopen in 'Days Not Weeks'

USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to Reopen in 'Days Not Weeks'

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said he expects meatpacking plants to reopen in “days not weeks” under President Donald Trump’s executive order invoking the [...] Read full article: USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to R...→

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

PresidTrump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'ent Donald Trump on Friday warned state governors to allow churches, synagogues and mosques in the [...] Read full article: Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worsh...→

Trump expected to withdraw U.S. from Open Skies treaty in coming days

Trump expected to withdraw U.S. from Open Skies treaty in coming days

The Trump administration is gearing up to withdraw from a landmark international treaty that allows reconnaissance flights over Russia, following concerns Mosc [...] Read full article: Trump expected to withdraw U.S. from Ope...→

Montana Rep. proposes bill to protect meatpacking plants from liability after Trump administration keeps them open

Montana Rep. proposes bill to protect meatpacking plants from liability after Trump administration keeps them open

"Meat processing facilities must have the ability to safely fulfill the federal government's reopening mandate with fear of frivolous litigation that will crip [...] Read full article: Montana Rep. proposes bill to protect me...→

Trump administration sued over

Trump administration sued over "secrecy" of "Remain in Mexico" program

The Remain in Mexico policy has seen nearly 65,000 people seeking asylum in the U.S. turned away to Mexico, according to the American Immigration Council. Read full article: Trump administration sued over "secrecy"...→

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are "at risk"

JBS says workers who stay home over fears of contracting COVID-19 will not lose their jobs — but they would not get paid, either. Read full article: Meat processing companies increase pay d...→

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

Conditions for meat industry workers "have become much more dangerous during this pandemic," Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said in a statement Tuesday. Read full article: 20 attorneys general call on Trump admin...→

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

A judge rules a Michigan barber can remain open despite an executive order closing all barbershops, salons, and spas. Read full article: Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain O...→

Trump Campaign Slams California's Vote-by-Mail Order

Trump Campaign Slams California's Vote-by-Mail Order

The Trump campaign blasted California Gov. Gavin Newsom's order allowing registered voters in the state to vote by mail in the 2020 election. Read full article: Trump Campaign Slams California's Vote-b...→

Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Packing Plants Back to 100% Capacity in 7-10 Days

Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Packing Plants Back to 100% Capacity in 7-10 Days

United States Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue said that meatpacking plants would return to full capacity in a week to ten days. Read full article: Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Pack...→

Trump says task force will remain

Trump says task force will remain "indefinitely" after concerns about scientific input on coronavirus

"I had no idea how popular the task force is until actually yesterday when I started talking about winding it down," the president said. Read full article: Trump says task force will remain "indef...→

California ICE detainees to remain held after 9th Circuit halts coronavirus release order

California ICE detainees to remain held after 9th Circuit halts coronavirus release order

In a win for the Trump administration, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit on Tuesday overruled a lower-court judge’s decision requiring that an ICE [...] Read full article: California ICE detainees to remain held ...→

South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Starting to Resume Operations

South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Starting to Resume Operations

South Dakota's meat-processing plants, which have been closed after workers fell sick with COVID-19, are expected to go back online "in a matter of days," Gov. [...] Read full article: South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Star...→

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plants to remain open, Arkansas-based Tyson Foods was also resuming “limited produc [...] Read full article: In the wake of an executive order from P...→

Wall Street slides at open as Trump warns of new tariffs on China - amNewYork

U.S. stocks fell at open on Friday after President Donald Trump threatened to slap new tariffs on China over the coronavirus crisis, while Apple and Read full article: Wall Street slides at open as Trump warn...→

Ford’s plans to open all US assembly plants when Michigan allows it

Ford’s plans to open all US assembly plants when Michigan allows it

Ford officials say they have been ramping up production in China since the end of February, they will restart production in Europe next week and will run assem [...] Read full article: Ford’s plans to open all US assembly pla...→

FBI initially closed Flynn case in early 2017, Strzok ordered it remain open: Court documents

The FBI had closed its investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn nearly three weeks before his controversial January 2017 interview wit [...] Read full article: FBI initially closed Flynn case in early...→

Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: Judge Rules Shop Can Remain Open

Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: Judge Rules Shop Can Remain Open

Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber in Michigan, defeated Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Attorney General Dana Nessel in court for the second time. Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: ...→

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

President Trump said he will sign a new executive order encouraging economic development during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: New Trump executive order aims to suppor...→

Bars, Restaurants Open as Wisconsin Court Lifts ‘Safer at Home’ Order

MLB says it was inappropriate for the umpire’s union to comment on the suspension levied against San Diego Padres star Manny Machado for his conduct following [...] Read full article: Bars, Restaurants Open as Wisconsin Cour...→

Trump Scolds Dr. Fauci: We 'Absolutely' Have to Open Our Schools

Trump Scolds Dr. Fauci: We 'Absolutely' Have to Open Our Schools

President Donald Trump at the White House pushed back on Wednesday against warnings from Dr. Anthony Fauci about reopening schools. Read full article: Trump Scolds Dr. Fauci: We 'Absolutely' ...→

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

As the United States meat industry has been struck from all sides amid the coronavirus pandemic, a long-languishing bipartisan bill is gaining momentum as a po [...] Read full article: Revived legislation seeks to end monopol...→

President Trump tweets support for Elon Musk after he reopened Tesla plant against Alameda County order

President Trump tweets support for Elon Musk after he reopened Tesla plant against Alameda County order

"Open the plant, NOW." President Donald Trump tweeted his support for Tesla CEO Elon Musk after Musk reopened his Fremont manufacturing plant against Alameda C [...] Read full article: President Trump tweets support for Elon ...→

Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive to help fix meat shortage

Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive to help fix meat shortage

And industry experts expect prices to keep rising in the coming weeks, as meat processing plants across the US are forced to close or cut production due to the [...] Read full article: Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive ...→

Texas judge orders jail sentence for hair salon owner who kept business open despite stay-at-home order

Texas judge orders jail sentence for hair salon owner who kept business open despite stay-at-home order

"I have hair stylists that are going hungry because they'd rather feed their kids," salon owner Shelley Luther told Dallas Judge Eric Moye. Read full article: Texas judge orders jail sentence for hai...→

Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Near Texas Meat Plants

Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Near Texas Meat Plants

A surge of coronavirus cases in the Texas Panhandle, a crucial region for the nation’s beef supply, has federal officials sending help to Amarillo to try to co [...] Read full article: Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Ne...→

Cases Remain High In Home Of Lawmaker Who Challenged Pritzker Virus Order

As an Illinois state representative takes Governor J.B. Pritzker to court, challenging the governor’s stay-at-home order, an analysis by NBC 5 Investigates sug [...] Read full article: Cases Remain High In Home Of Lawmaker Wh...→

Army: Trump Did Not Order Army to Conduct the West Point Graduation

Army: Trump Did Not Order Army to Conduct the West Point Graduation

Trump did not ask or order the Army to conduct the West Point graduation ceremony, the Army secretary's spokesperson said. Read full article: Army: Trump Did Not Order Army to Conduc...→

Trump orders all places of worship to open, declaring them essential

Trump orders all places of worship to open, declaring them essential

President Trump announced Friday that all houses of worship would be considered “essential services” and urged governors to “do the right thing” and let them r [...] Read full article: Trump orders all places of worship to op...→

Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: Judge Rules Shop Can Remain Open

Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: Judge Rules Shop Can Remain Open

Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber in Michigan, defeated Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Attorney General Dana Nessel in court for the second time. Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: ...→

Trump expected to withdraw U.S. from Open Skies treaty in coming days

Trump expected to withdraw U.S. from Open Skies treaty in coming days

The Trump administration is gearing up to withdraw from a landmark international treaty that allows reconnaissance flights over Russia, following concerns Mosc [...] Read full article: Trump expected to withdraw U.S. from Ope...→

Trump administration sued over

Trump administration sued over "secrecy" of "Remain in Mexico" program

The Remain in Mexico policy has seen nearly 65,000 people seeking asylum in the U.S. turned away to Mexico, according to the American Immigration Council. Read full article: Trump administration sued over "secrecy"...→

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, but with limitations, was issued Wednesday in Los Angeles County. The retail bus [...] Read full article: A new open-ended public health order all...→

Trump Scolds Dr. Fauci: We 'Absolutely' Have to Open Our Schools

Trump Scolds Dr. Fauci: We 'Absolutely' Have to Open Our Schools

President Donald Trump at the White House pushed back on Wednesday against warnings from Dr. Anthony Fauci about reopening schools. Read full article: Trump Scolds Dr. Fauci: We 'Absolutely' ...→

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

Conditions for meat industry workers "have become much more dangerous during this pandemic," Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said in a statement Tuesday. Read full article: 20 attorneys general call on Trump admin...→

President Trump: 'California should let Tesla open plant now'

President Trump: 'California should let Tesla open plant now'

President Donald Trump tweeted his support for Tesla CEO Elon Musk after Musk reopened his Fremont manufacturing plant against Alameda County's coronavirus she [...] Read full article: President Trump: 'California should let ...→

President Trump tweets support for Elon Musk after he reopened Tesla plant against Alameda County order

President Trump tweets support for Elon Musk after he reopened Tesla plant against Alameda County order

"Open the plant, NOW." President Donald Trump tweeted his support for Tesla CEO Elon Musk after Musk reopened his Fremont manufacturing plant against Alameda C [...] Read full article: President Trump tweets support for Elon ...→

Trump Campaign Slams California's Vote-by-Mail Order

Trump Campaign Slams California's Vote-by-Mail Order

The Trump campaign blasted California Gov. Gavin Newsom's order allowing registered voters in the state to vote by mail in the 2020 election. Read full article: Trump Campaign Slams California's Vote-b...→

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

The coronavirus has closed a number of meat plants, forcing grocery stores to limit meat purchases. Read full article: Tyson reopens two major plants amid conc...→

Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive to help fix meat shortage

Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive to help fix meat shortage

And industry experts expect prices to keep rising in the coming weeks, as meat processing plants across the US are forced to close or cut production due to the [...] Read full article: Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive ...→

Trump says task force will remain

Trump says task force will remain "indefinitely" after concerns about scientific input on coronavirus

"I had no idea how popular the task force is until actually yesterday when I started talking about winding it down," the president said. Read full article: Trump says task force will remain "indef...→

Kenyan Muslims Flood Somalia, Where Mosques Remain Open

Kenyan Muslims Flood Somalia, Where Mosques Remain Open

Somalia has kept its mosques open during Ramadan despite the coronavirus pandemic, attracting a flood of faithful Kenyans. Read full article: Kenyan Muslims Flood Somalia, Where Mosq...→

Texas judge orders jail sentence for hair salon owner who kept business open despite stay-at-home order

Texas judge orders jail sentence for hair salon owner who kept business open despite stay-at-home order

"I have hair stylists that are going hungry because they'd rather feed their kids," salon owner Shelley Luther told Dallas Judge Eric Moye. Read full article: Texas judge orders jail sentence for hai...→

South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Starting to Resume Operations

South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Starting to Resume Operations

South Dakota's meat-processing plants, which have been closed after workers fell sick with COVID-19, are expected to go back online "in a matter of days," Gov. [...] Read full article: South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Star...→

Wall Street slides at open as Trump warns of new tariffs on China - amNewYork

U.S. stocks fell at open on Friday after President Donald Trump threatened to slap new tariffs on China over the coronavirus crisis, while Apple and Read full article: Wall Street slides at open as Trump warn...→

As Workers Fall Ill, U.S. Presses Mexico to Keep American-Owned Plants Open

As Workers Fall Ill, U.S. Presses Mexico to Keep American-Owned Plants Open

Multinational corporations with factories in Mexico have remained open, even after coronavirus outbreaks hit their facilities. Read full article: As Workers Fall Ill, U.S. Presses Mexico...→

Army: Trump Did Not Order Army to Conduct the West Point Graduation

Army: Trump Did Not Order Army to Conduct the West Point Graduation

Trump did not ask or order the Army to conduct the West Point graduation ceremony, the Army secretary's spokesperson said. Read full article: Army: Trump Did Not Order Army to Conduc...→

FBI initially closed Flynn case in early 2017, Strzok ordered it remain open: Court documents

The FBI had closed its investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn nearly three weeks before his controversial January 2017 interview wit [...] Read full article: FBI initially closed Flynn case in early...→

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

PresidTrump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'ent Donald Trump on Friday warned state governors to allow churches, synagogues and mosques in the [...] Read full article: Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worsh...→

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

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

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

President Trump said he will sign a new executive order encouraging economic development during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: New Trump executive order aims to suppor...→

Montana Rep. proposes bill to protect meatpacking plants from liability after Trump administration keeps them open

Montana Rep. proposes bill to protect meatpacking plants from liability after Trump administration keeps them open

"Meat processing facilities must have the ability to safely fulfill the federal government's reopening mandate with fear of frivolous litigation that will crip [...] Read full article: Montana Rep. proposes bill to protect me...→

Bars, Restaurants Open as Wisconsin Court Lifts ‘Safer at Home’ Order

MLB says it was inappropriate for the umpire’s union to comment on the suspension levied against San Diego Padres star Manny Machado for his conduct following [...] Read full article: Bars, Restaurants Open as Wisconsin Cour...→

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are "at risk"

JBS says workers who stay home over fears of contracting COVID-19 will not lose their jobs — but they would not get paid, either. Read full article: Meat processing companies increase pay d...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To P...→

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

As the United States meat industry has been struck from all sides amid the coronavirus pandemic, a long-languishing bipartisan bill is gaining momentum as a po [...] Read full article: Revived legislation seeks to end monopol...→

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

A judge rules a Michigan barber can remain open despite an executive order closing all barbershops, salons, and spas. Read full article: Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain O...→

‘I Encourage You to Open Immediately’: Oceanside City Councilman Rallies Businesses Against Health Order

‘I Encourage You to Open Immediately’: Oceanside City Councilman Rallies Businesses Against Health Order

An Oceanside city councilman Saturday called on businesses labeled nonessential to reopen in defiance of California’s public health orders which he claimed tra [...] Read full article: ‘I Encourage You to Open Immediately’: O...→

Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Packing Plants Back to 100% Capacity in 7-10 Days

Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Packing Plants Back to 100% Capacity in 7-10 Days

United States Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue said that meatpacking plants would return to full capacity in a week to ten days. Read full article: Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Pack...→

Troubadour GoFundMe: Beloved West Hollywood Music Venue Needs Donations To Help Pay Staff, Remain Open

Troubadour GoFundMe: Beloved West Hollywood Music Venue Needs Donations To Help Pay Staff, Remain Open

West Hollywood's iconic Troubadour club has created a GoFundMe to help pay staff members as their doors remain temporarily due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Troubadour GoFundMe: Beloved West Hollyw...→

California ICE detainees to remain held after 9th Circuit halts coronavirus release order

California ICE detainees to remain held after 9th Circuit halts coronavirus release order

In a win for the Trump administration, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit on Tuesday overruled a lower-court judge’s decision requiring that an ICE [...] Read full article: California ICE detainees to remain held ...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 2 Premier Camping Spots To Remain Closed Overnight During Stay-At-Home Order

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 2 Premier Camping Spots To Remain Closed Overnight During Stay-At-Home Order

The U.S. Forest Service said that it will refund all overnight reservations at the Boundary Waters and in Superior National Forest that were made through May 1 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 2 Premier Camp...→

Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Near Texas Meat Plants

Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Near Texas Meat Plants

A surge of coronavirus cases in the Texas Panhandle, a crucial region for the nation’s beef supply, has federal officials sending help to Amarillo to try to co [...] Read full article: Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Ne...→

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plants to remain open, Arkansas-based Tyson Foods was also resuming “limited produc [...] Read full article: In the wake of an executive order from P...→

Michigan governor extends state emergency order despite protest and Trump tweet

Michigan governor extends state emergency order despite protest and Trump tweet

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer pushed forward with her state of emergency order despite opposition from state leaders, protesters and the president. Read full article: Michigan governor extends state emergenc...→

Cases Remain High In Home Of Lawmaker Who Challenged Pritzker Virus Order

As an Illinois state representative takes Governor J.B. Pritzker to court, challenging the governor’s stay-at-home order, an analysis by NBC 5 Investigates sug [...] Read full article: Cases Remain High In Home Of Lawmaker Wh...→

Ford’s plans to open all US assembly plants when Michigan allows it

Ford’s plans to open all US assembly plants when Michigan allows it

Ford officials say they have been ramping up production in China since the end of February, they will restart production in Europe next week and will run assem [...] Read full article: Ford’s plans to open all US assembly pla...→

USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to Reopen in 'Days Not Weeks'

USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to Reopen in 'Days Not Weeks'

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said he expects meatpacking plants to reopen in “days not weeks” under President Donald Trump’s executive order invoking the [...] Read full article: USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to R...→

Trump orders all places of worship to open, declaring them essential

Trump orders all places of worship to open, declaring them essential

President Trump announced Friday that all houses of worship would be considered “essential services” and urged governors to “do the right thing” and let them r [...] Read full article: Trump orders all places of worship to op...→

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

PresidTrump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'ent Donald Trump on Friday warned state governors to allow churches, synagogues and mosques in the [...] Read full article: Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worsh...→

Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: Judge Rules Shop Can Remain Open

Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: Judge Rules Shop Can Remain Open

Karl Manke, a 77-year-old barber in Michigan, defeated Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Attorney General Dana Nessel in court for the second time. Read full article: Gretchen Whitmer Loses Again to Barber: ...→

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

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

Trump expected to withdraw U.S. from Open Skies treaty in coming days

Trump expected to withdraw U.S. from Open Skies treaty in coming days

The Trump administration is gearing up to withdraw from a landmark international treaty that allows reconnaissance flights over Russia, following concerns Mosc [...] Read full article: Trump expected to withdraw U.S. from Ope...→

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

New Trump executive order aims to support economy by rolling back business regulations

President Trump said he will sign a new executive order encouraging economic development during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: New Trump executive order aims to suppor...→

Montana Rep. proposes bill to protect meatpacking plants from liability after Trump administration keeps them open

Montana Rep. proposes bill to protect meatpacking plants from liability after Trump administration keeps them open

"Meat processing facilities must have the ability to safely fulfill the federal government's reopening mandate with fear of frivolous litigation that will crip [...] Read full article: Montana Rep. proposes bill to protect me...→

Trump administration sued over

Trump administration sued over "secrecy" of "Remain in Mexico" program

The Remain in Mexico policy has seen nearly 65,000 people seeking asylum in the U.S. turned away to Mexico, according to the American Immigration Council. Read full article: Trump administration sued over "secrecy"...→

Bars, Restaurants Open as Wisconsin Court Lifts ‘Safer at Home’ Order

MLB says it was inappropriate for the umpire’s union to comment on the suspension levied against San Diego Padres star Manny Machado for his conduct following [...] Read full article: Bars, Restaurants Open as Wisconsin Cour...→

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, b [...]

A new open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen, but with limitations, was issued Wednesday in Los Angeles County. The retail bus [...] Read full article: A new open-ended public health order all...→

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are

Meat processing companies increase pay during pandemic, but workers say lives are "at risk"

JBS says workers who stay home over fears of contracting COVID-19 will not lose their jobs — but they would not get paid, either. Read full article: Meat processing companies increase pay d...→

Trump Scolds Dr. Fauci: We 'Absolutely' Have to Open Our Schools

Trump Scolds Dr. Fauci: We 'Absolutely' Have to Open Our Schools

President Donald Trump at the White House pushed back on Wednesday against warnings from Dr. Anthony Fauci about reopening schools. Read full article: Trump Scolds Dr. Fauci: We 'Absolutely' ...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To P...→

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

Conditions for meat industry workers "have become much more dangerous during this pandemic," Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said in a statement Tuesday. Read full article: 20 attorneys general call on Trump admin...→

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

As the United States meat industry has been struck from all sides amid the coronavirus pandemic, a long-languishing bipartisan bill is gaining momentum as a po [...] Read full article: Revived legislation seeks to end monopol...→

President Trump: 'California should let Tesla open plant now'

President Trump: 'California should let Tesla open plant now'

President Donald Trump tweeted his support for Tesla CEO Elon Musk after Musk reopened his Fremont manufacturing plant against Alameda County's coronavirus she [...] Read full article: President Trump: 'California should let ...→

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain Open Despite Executive Order

A judge rules a Michigan barber can remain open despite an executive order closing all barbershops, salons, and spas. Read full article: Judge Rules Michigan Barber Can Remain O...→

President Trump tweets support for Elon Musk after he reopened Tesla plant against Alameda County order

President Trump tweets support for Elon Musk after he reopened Tesla plant against Alameda County order

"Open the plant, NOW." President Donald Trump tweeted his support for Tesla CEO Elon Musk after Musk reopened his Fremont manufacturing plant against Alameda C [...] Read full article: President Trump tweets support for Elon ...→

‘I Encourage You to Open Immediately’: Oceanside City Councilman Rallies Businesses Against Health Order

‘I Encourage You to Open Immediately’: Oceanside City Councilman Rallies Businesses Against Health Order

An Oceanside city councilman Saturday called on businesses labeled nonessential to reopen in defiance of California’s public health orders which he claimed tra [...] Read full article: ‘I Encourage You to Open Immediately’: O...→

Trump Campaign Slams California's Vote-by-Mail Order

Trump Campaign Slams California's Vote-by-Mail Order

The Trump campaign blasted California Gov. Gavin Newsom's order allowing registered voters in the state to vote by mail in the 2020 election. Read full article: Trump Campaign Slams California's Vote-b...→

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

The coronavirus has closed a number of meat plants, forcing grocery stores to limit meat purchases. Read full article: Tyson reopens two major plants amid conc...→

Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Packing Plants Back to 100% Capacity in 7-10 Days

Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Packing Plants Back to 100% Capacity in 7-10 Days

United States Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue said that meatpacking plants would return to full capacity in a week to ten days. Read full article: Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Pack...→

Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive to help fix meat shortage

Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive to help fix meat shortage

And industry experts expect prices to keep rising in the coming weeks, as meat processing plants across the US are forced to close or cut production due to the [...] Read full article: Trump says he’ll call Wendy’s executive ...→

Troubadour GoFundMe: Beloved West Hollywood Music Venue Needs Donations To Help Pay Staff, Remain Open

Troubadour GoFundMe: Beloved West Hollywood Music Venue Needs Donations To Help Pay Staff, Remain Open

West Hollywood's iconic Troubadour club has created a GoFundMe to help pay staff members as their doors remain temporarily due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Troubadour GoFundMe: Beloved West Hollyw...→

Trump says task force will remain

Trump says task force will remain "indefinitely" after concerns about scientific input on coronavirus

"I had no idea how popular the task force is until actually yesterday when I started talking about winding it down," the president said. Read full article: Trump says task force will remain "indef...→

Kenyan Muslims Flood Somalia, Where Mosques Remain Open

Kenyan Muslims Flood Somalia, Where Mosques Remain Open

Somalia has kept its mosques open during Ramadan despite the coronavirus pandemic, attracting a flood of faithful Kenyans. Read full article: Kenyan Muslims Flood Somalia, Where Mosq...→

California ICE detainees to remain held after 9th Circuit halts coronavirus release order

California ICE detainees to remain held after 9th Circuit halts coronavirus release order

In a win for the Trump administration, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit on Tuesday overruled a lower-court judge’s decision requiring that an ICE [...] Read full article: California ICE detainees to remain held ...→

Texas judge orders jail sentence for hair salon owner who kept business open despite stay-at-home order

Texas judge orders jail sentence for hair salon owner who kept business open despite stay-at-home order

"I have hair stylists that are going hungry because they'd rather feed their kids," salon owner Shelley Luther told Dallas Judge Eric Moye. Read full article: Texas judge orders jail sentence for hai...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 2 Premier Camping Spots To Remain Closed Overnight During Stay-At-Home Order

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 2 Premier Camping Spots To Remain Closed Overnight During Stay-At-Home Order

The U.S. Forest Service said that it will refund all overnight reservations at the Boundary Waters and in Superior National Forest that were made through May 1 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 2 Premier Camp...→

South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Starting to Resume Operations

South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Starting to Resume Operations

South Dakota's meat-processing plants, which have been closed after workers fell sick with COVID-19, are expected to go back online "in a matter of days," Gov. [...] Read full article: South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Star...→

Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Near Texas Meat Plants

Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Near Texas Meat Plants

A surge of coronavirus cases in the Texas Panhandle, a crucial region for the nation’s beef supply, has federal officials sending help to Amarillo to try to co [...] Read full article: Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Ne...→

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plan [...]

In the wake of an executive order from President Donald Trump ordering meat plants to remain open, Arkansas-based Tyson Foods was also resuming “limited produc [...] Read full article: In the wake of an executive order from P...→

Michigan governor extends state emergency order despite protest and Trump tweet

Michigan governor extends state emergency order despite protest and Trump tweet

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer pushed forward with her state of emergency order despite opposition from state leaders, protesters and the president. Read full article: Michigan governor extends state emergenc...→

Wall Street slides at open as Trump warns of new tariffs on China - amNewYork

U.S. stocks fell at open on Friday after President Donald Trump threatened to slap new tariffs on China over the coronavirus crisis, while Apple and Read full article: Wall Street slides at open as Trump warn...→

Cases Remain High In Home Of Lawmaker Who Challenged Pritzker Virus Order

As an Illinois state representative takes Governor J.B. Pritzker to court, challenging the governor’s stay-at-home order, an analysis by NBC 5 Investigates sug [...] Read full article: Cases Remain High In Home Of Lawmaker Wh...→

As Workers Fall Ill, U.S. Presses Mexico to Keep American-Owned Plants Open

As Workers Fall Ill, U.S. Presses Mexico to Keep American-Owned Plants Open

Multinational corporations with factories in Mexico have remained open, even after coronavirus outbreaks hit their facilities. Read full article: As Workers Fall Ill, U.S. Presses Mexico...→

Ford’s plans to open all US assembly plants when Michigan allows it

Ford’s plans to open all US assembly plants when Michigan allows it

Ford officials say they have been ramping up production in China since the end of February, they will restart production in Europe next week and will run assem [...] Read full article: Ford’s plans to open all US assembly pla...→

Army: Trump Did Not Order Army to Conduct the West Point Graduation

Army: Trump Did Not Order Army to Conduct the West Point Graduation

Trump did not ask or order the Army to conduct the West Point graduation ceremony, the Army secretary's spokesperson said. Read full article: Army: Trump Did Not Order Army to Conduc...→

USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to Reopen in 'Days Not Weeks'

USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to Reopen in 'Days Not Weeks'

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said he expects meatpacking plants to reopen in “days not weeks” under President Donald Trump’s executive order invoking the [...] Read full article: USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to R...→

FBI initially closed Flynn case in early 2017, Strzok ordered it remain open: Court documents

The FBI had closed its investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn nearly three weeks before his controversial January 2017 interview wit [...] Read full article: FBI initially closed Flynn case in early...→