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WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

Meetings held by the WHO in January show a discrepancy between the U.N. agency's warm words about Beijing's transparency and its concerns it was holding back d [...] Read full article: WHO's top China official said Beijing ga...→

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

Meetings held by the WHO in January show a discrepancy between the U.N. agency's warm words about Beijing's transparency and its concerns it was holding back d [...] Read full article: WHO's top China official said Beijing ga...→

Bolton casts light on Trump’s deference to China on coronavirus

Bolton casts light on Trump’s deference to China on coronavirus

National security adviser’s memoir adds to perceptions that Trump downplayed Covid-19 to preserve his relationship with Chinese president. Read full article: Bolton casts light on Trump’s deference ...→

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Democratic Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker are initiating an investigation into several meat plants after the companies pushed to stay open during the c [...] Read full article: Meat plants questioned on record pork sh...→

EU pushing ahead with digital tax despite U.S. resistance, top official says

EU pushing ahead with digital tax despite U.S. resistance, top official says

European Commission's Margrethe Vestager said the continent is willing to push back against both the U.S. and China. Read full article: EU pushing ahead with digital tax despit...→

Top-ranked tennis star Novak Djokovic tests positive for the coronavirus

Top-ranked tennis star Novak Djokovic tests positive for the coronavirus

Djokovic has been criticized for organizing a tournament and bringing in players from other countries amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Top-ranked tennis star Novak Djokovic te...→

Top State Dept. official to testify before House panel on Steve Linick firing

Top State Dept. official to testify before House panel on Steve Linick firing

Under Secretary of State for Management Brian Bulatao is expected to testify before the House Foreign Affairs Committee next month as part of an investigation [...] Read full article: Top State Dept. official to testify befo...→

China-U.S. feud over coronavirus heats up

China-U.S. feud over coronavirus heats up

Coronavirus outbreaks, Reading attack, Donald Trump: Here’s what you need to know. Read full article: China-U.S. feud over coronavirus heats u...→

Top Canada university official quits after liking anti-Black Lives Matter tweets

Top Canada university official quits after liking anti-Black Lives Matter tweets

OTTAWA, June 21 (Reuters) – A senior official at the University of British Columbia has resigned after he liked a series of Tweets that criticized the Black Li [...] Read full article: Top Canada university official quits aft...→

Brazil's coronavirus cases top 1 million as the virus spreads

Brazil's coronavirus cases top 1 million as the virus spreads

Brazil’s government announced Friday that their coronavirus outbreak has surpassed a million cases, making it second-leading nation in the world to the United [...] Read full article: Brazil's coronavirus cases top 1 million...→

The Latest: New coronavirus cases stabilizing in Beijing

BEIJING - New coronavirus cases remained stable in China’s capital Friday, a day after a public health official declared Beijing’s latest outbreak under contro [...] Read full article: The Latest: New coronavirus cases stabil...→

China Claims Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak Is Under Control

China Claims Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak Is Under Control

Wu Zunyou of the Chinese Center for Disease Prevention and Control claims the Beijing coroanvirus outbreak is under control. Read full article: China Claims Beijing Coronavirus Outbrea...→

China Bans Flights out of Beijing as Coronavirus Outbreak Intensifies

China Bans Flights out of Beijing as Coronavirus Outbreak Intensifies

1,255 flights into and out of Beijing were canceled Wednesday as authorities try to contain a new coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: China Bans Flights out of Beijing as Cor...→

New Trump appointee dismisses top leadership in shake-up of broadcasting agency

New Trump appointee dismisses top leadership in shake-up of broadcasting agency

The new Trump-appointed CEO of the U.S. Agency for Global Media (USAGM) -- which oversees American taxpayer-funded news broadcasting around the world including [...] Read full article: New Trump appointee dismisses top leader...→

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo criticized China’s economic policies on aiding African nations during the coronavirus, saying they create patterns of “unsustain [...] Read full article: Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises'...→

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

President Donald Trump continues to insist the virus is 'going away' and to use racist terms in describing it as he shifts his focus to the campaign trail. Read full article: Despite surge warning from top health of...→

Graham Backs Letting US Citizens Sue China Over Coronavirus

Graham Backs Letting US Citizens Sue China Over Coronavirus

Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham said he'll move forward with a plan to let Americans sue the Chinese government over the coronavirus pandemic by amend [...] Read full article: Graham Backs Letting US Citizens Sue Chi...→

China predicts

China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beijing's 2nd-wave coronavirus outbreak as testing ramps up

As authorities work to hugely increase coronavirus testing in the sprawling capita, officials say fast response has helped bring the outbreak "under control." Read full article: China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beij...→

Coronavirus Updates: Virus Cases Surge in US, Worldwide, But Slow in China, Korea

Coronavirus Updates: Virus Cases Surge in US, Worldwide, But Slow in China, Korea

The latest data show the largest daily increases yet in coronavirus cases over the weekend, while infections slowed in China and South Korea, suggesting progre [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: Virus Cases Surge i...→

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

While speculation over the starting point of COVID-19 is rampant, it is more likely to have infected humans through natural channels than from a “hot zone” lab [...] Read full article: Coronavirus more likely infected people ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Blocks Some Imports Over Cases at U.S. Poultry Firm

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Blocks Some Imports Over Cases at U.S. Poultry Firm

Japan’s workers have remained employed in large numbers despite a recession amid the pandemic. And President Trump said at a rally that he wanted to slow down [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: China Blocks S...→

Top Members of Coronavirus Task Force Advised Against Trump's Tulsa Rally

Top Members of Coronavirus Task Force Advised Against Trump's Tulsa Rally

Leading members of the coronavirus task force warned White House officials about the health risks of holding large-scale indoor campaign rallies and advised ag [...] Read full article: Top Members of Coronavirus Task Force Ad...→

Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments.

Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments.

The shift, quietly disclosed on a government website, highlights how the Trump administration is favoring development of vaccines over treatments for the sicke [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal...→

More than 50 Tampa General Hospital workers tested positive for coronavirus, official confirms

More than 50 Tampa General Hospital workers tested positive for coronavirus, official confirms

Officials did not specify the timing of when these employees had tested positive for COVID-19 and how many of the workers are still experiencing symptoms. Read full article: More than 50 Tampa General Hospital work...→

PC scientists help China dodge probe of how the coronavirus got started

PC scientists help China dodge probe of how the coronavirus got started

China’s Communist regime is determined to block probes into the origins of the novel coronavirus. And influential Western scientists are going along with Beiji [...] Read full article: PC scientists help China dodge probe of ...→

Top Pentagon foreign policy official, Kathryn Wheelbarger, to resign

Top Pentagon foreign policy official, Kathryn Wheelbarger, to resign

One of the Pentagon’s top policy officials, Kathryn Wheelbarger, is resigning after three years in the job. Read full article: Top Pentagon foreign policy official, Ka...→

Top Pentagon Official Wheelbarger Resigns, Urges Colleagues to Follow Constitution

Top Pentagon Official Wheelbarger Resigns, Urges Colleagues to Follow Constitution

Kathryn Wheelbarger, one of the Pentagon's most prominent and respected policy officials, is resigning after three years in the job after President Donald Trum [...] Read full article: Top Pentagon Official Wheelbarger Resign...→

China Finds Heavy Coronavirus Contamination at Beijing Market

China Finds Heavy Coronavirus Contamination at Beijing Market

China has found the trading sections for meat and seafood in Beijing's wholesale food market to be severely contaminated with the new coronavirus and suspects [...] Read full article: China Finds Heavy Coronavirus Contaminat...→

Flights canceled, communities fenced off as coronavirus' return plunges Beijing into

Flights canceled, communities fenced off as coronavirus' return plunges Beijing into "soft lockdown"

June 18, 2020 / 7:27 AM / CBS News... Now flights are being canceled, schools have been told to shut back down, and entire communities near the market, or with [...] Read full article: Flights canceled, communities fenced off...→

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

The acting chair of the CEA will leave Trump without another senior economist as discussions start about a new economic aid package. Read full article: Top White House economist set to depart ...→

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

China appears to have tamed a new outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing, once again demonstrating its ability to quickly mobilize vast resources by testing ne [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Out...→

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

Chinese officials are stepping up their efforts to blame the coronavirus outbreak in Beijing on a new mutant strain from Europe. Read full article: China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavi...→

China suspends some Tyson chicken imports amid coronavirus fears

China suspends some Tyson chicken imports amid coronavirus fears

China has reportedly halted chicken imports from a Tyson Foods plant over concerns about a crop of coronavirus infections there. Read full article: China suspends some Tyson chicken import...→

Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reopen Monday As Coronavirus Cases Top 169,000

Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reopen Monday As Coronavirus Cases Top 169,000

Environmental officials in New Jersey have announced that camping will be allowed as of Monday in a dozen state parks, forests and recreation areas amid social [...] Read full article: Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reo...→

Basketball restarts in China after coronavirus shutdown

Basketball restarts in China after coronavirus shutdown

The Chinese basketball league has restarted after an almost five-month shutdown for the coronavirus pandemic, with fewer foreign players and no fans in the sta [...] Read full article: Basketball restarts in China after coron...→

U.S.

U.S. "not going to allow Russia and China to continue" increasing nuclear weapons stockpile, top negotiator says

Ahead of nuclear talks with Russia, senior American negotiator says it's vital for China to join the discussion amid fears Beijing is doubling its weapons stoc [...] Read full article: U.S. "not going to allow Russia and Chin...→

TOP STORIES 'Not kidding around': Cuomo threatens to reinstate coronavirus shutd [...]

TOP STORIES 'Not kidding around': Cuomo threatens to reinstate coronavirus shutd [...]

TOP STORIES 'Not kidding around': Cuomo threatens to reinstate coronavirus shutdowns Trump demands officials 'find and prosecute' whoever leaked details about [...] Read full article: TOP STORIES 'Not kidding around': Cuomo ...→

2nd top Pentagon official resigns this week after passed over for promotion

2nd top Pentagon official resigns this week after passed over for promotion

A second top Pentagon official resigned this week after being passed over for a departmental promotion. Read full article: 2nd top Pentagon official resigns this w...→

Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus spread for economic reasons

Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus spread for economic reasons

“There’s a chance it was intentional,” Donald Trump said in a Wednesday interview with the Wall Street Journal, sharpening his criticism of China over the viru [...] Read full article: Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus...→

China claims new coronavirus outbreak in Beijing is under control, despite announcing more restrictions

China claims new coronavirus outbreak in Beijing is under control, despite announcing more restrictions

China is claiming Thursday that a new coronavirus outbreak in Beijing is now under control despite officials announcing further sweeping restrictions to contai [...] Read full article: China claims new coronavirus outbreak in...→

The Latest: China says outbreak in Beijing under control

BEIJING - A Chinese public health expert says an outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing is under control and the number of new cases should drop in the coming [...] Read full article: The Latest: China says outbreak in Beiji...→

Coronavirus Fears in China Find a New Target: Salmon

Coronavirus Fears in China Find a New Target: Salmon

Suppliers and restaurants are scrambling after an outbreak in Beijing triggered fears that salmon may have spread it. Officials later absolved the fish of blam [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Fears in China Find a New Ta...→

Bolton casts light on Trump’s deference to China on coronavirus

Bolton casts light on Trump’s deference to China on coronavirus

National security adviser’s memoir adds to perceptions that Trump downplayed Covid-19 to preserve his relationship with Chinese president. Read full article: Bolton casts light on Trump’s deference ...→

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

The acting chair of the CEA will leave Trump without another senior economist as discussions start about a new economic aid package. Read full article: Top White House economist set to depart ...→

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

President Donald Trump continues to insist the virus is 'going away' and to use racist terms in describing it as he shifts his focus to the campaign trail. Read full article: Despite surge warning from top health of...→

EU pushing ahead with digital tax despite U.S. resistance, top official says

EU pushing ahead with digital tax despite U.S. resistance, top official says

European Commission's Margrethe Vestager said the continent is willing to push back against both the U.S. and China. Read full article: EU pushing ahead with digital tax despit...→

China predicts

China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beijing's 2nd-wave coronavirus outbreak as testing ramps up

As authorities work to hugely increase coronavirus testing in the sprawling capita, officials say fast response has helped bring the outbreak "under control." Read full article: China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beij...→

Top State Dept. official to testify before House panel on Steve Linick firing

Top State Dept. official to testify before House panel on Steve Linick firing

Under Secretary of State for Management Brian Bulatao is expected to testify before the House Foreign Affairs Committee next month as part of an investigation [...] Read full article: Top State Dept. official to testify befo...→

China suspends some Tyson chicken imports amid coronavirus fears

China suspends some Tyson chicken imports amid coronavirus fears

China has reportedly halted chicken imports from a Tyson Foods plant over concerns about a crop of coronavirus infections there. Read full article: China suspends some Tyson chicken import...→

Coronavirus Updates: Virus Cases Surge in US, Worldwide, But Slow in China, Korea

Coronavirus Updates: Virus Cases Surge in US, Worldwide, But Slow in China, Korea

The latest data show the largest daily increases yet in coronavirus cases over the weekend, while infections slowed in China and South Korea, suggesting progre [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: Virus Cases Surge i...→

China-U.S. feud over coronavirus heats up

China-U.S. feud over coronavirus heats up

Coronavirus outbreaks, Reading attack, Donald Trump: Here’s what you need to know. Read full article: China-U.S. feud over coronavirus heats u...→

Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reopen Monday As Coronavirus Cases Top 169,000

Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reopen Monday As Coronavirus Cases Top 169,000

Environmental officials in New Jersey have announced that camping will be allowed as of Monday in a dozen state parks, forests and recreation areas amid social [...] Read full article: Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reo...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Blocks Some Imports Over Cases at U.S. Poultry Firm

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Blocks Some Imports Over Cases at U.S. Poultry Firm

Japan’s workers have remained employed in large numbers despite a recession amid the pandemic. And President Trump said at a rally that he wanted to slow down [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: China Blocks S...→

Brazil's coronavirus cases top 1 million as the virus spreads

Brazil's coronavirus cases top 1 million as the virus spreads

Brazil’s government announced Friday that their coronavirus outbreak has surpassed a million cases, making it second-leading nation in the world to the United [...] Read full article: Brazil's coronavirus cases top 1 million...→

Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments.

Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments.

The shift, quietly disclosed on a government website, highlights how the Trump administration is favoring development of vaccines over treatments for the sicke [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal...→

The Latest: New coronavirus cases stabilizing in Beijing

BEIJING - New coronavirus cases remained stable in China’s capital Friday, a day after a public health official declared Beijing’s latest outbreak under contro [...] Read full article: The Latest: New coronavirus cases stabil...→

TOP STORIES 'Not kidding around': Cuomo threatens to reinstate coronavirus shutd [...]

TOP STORIES 'Not kidding around': Cuomo threatens to reinstate coronavirus shutd [...]

TOP STORIES 'Not kidding around': Cuomo threatens to reinstate coronavirus shutdowns Trump demands officials 'find and prosecute' whoever leaked details about [...] Read full article: TOP STORIES 'Not kidding around': Cuomo ...→

PC scientists help China dodge probe of how the coronavirus got started

PC scientists help China dodge probe of how the coronavirus got started

China’s Communist regime is determined to block probes into the origins of the novel coronavirus. And influential Western scientists are going along with Beiji [...] Read full article: PC scientists help China dodge probe of ...→

Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus spread for economic reasons

Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus spread for economic reasons

“There’s a chance it was intentional,” Donald Trump said in a Wednesday interview with the Wall Street Journal, sharpening his criticism of China over the viru [...] Read full article: Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus...→

Top Pentagon Official Wheelbarger Resigns, Urges Colleagues to Follow Constitution

Top Pentagon Official Wheelbarger Resigns, Urges Colleagues to Follow Constitution

Kathryn Wheelbarger, one of the Pentagon's most prominent and respected policy officials, is resigning after three years in the job after President Donald Trum [...] Read full article: Top Pentagon Official Wheelbarger Resign...→

China Bans Flights out of Beijing as Coronavirus Outbreak Intensifies

China Bans Flights out of Beijing as Coronavirus Outbreak Intensifies

1,255 flights into and out of Beijing were canceled Wednesday as authorities try to contain a new coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: China Bans Flights out of Beijing as Cor...→

The Latest: China says outbreak in Beijing under control

BEIJING - A Chinese public health expert says an outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing is under control and the number of new cases should drop in the coming [...] Read full article: The Latest: China says outbreak in Beiji...→

Flights canceled, communities fenced off as coronavirus' return plunges Beijing into

Flights canceled, communities fenced off as coronavirus' return plunges Beijing into "soft lockdown"

June 18, 2020 / 7:27 AM / CBS News... Now flights are being canceled, schools have been told to shut back down, and entire communities near the market, or with [...] Read full article: Flights canceled, communities fenced off...→

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo criticized China’s economic policies on aiding African nations during the coronavirus, saying they create patterns of “unsustain [...] Read full article: Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises'...→

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Democratic Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker are initiating an investigation into several meat plants after the companies pushed to stay open during the c [...] Read full article: Meat plants questioned on record pork sh...→

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

China appears to have tamed a new outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing, once again demonstrating its ability to quickly mobilize vast resources by testing ne [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Out...→

Graham Backs Letting US Citizens Sue China Over Coronavirus

Graham Backs Letting US Citizens Sue China Over Coronavirus

Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham said he'll move forward with a plan to let Americans sue the Chinese government over the coronavirus pandemic by amend [...] Read full article: Graham Backs Letting US Citizens Sue Chi...→

Top-ranked tennis star Novak Djokovic tests positive for the coronavirus

Top-ranked tennis star Novak Djokovic tests positive for the coronavirus

Djokovic has been criticized for organizing a tournament and bringing in players from other countries amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Top-ranked tennis star Novak Djokovic te...→

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

Chinese officials are stepping up their efforts to blame the coronavirus outbreak in Beijing on a new mutant strain from Europe. Read full article: China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavi...→

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

While speculation over the starting point of COVID-19 is rampant, it is more likely to have infected humans through natural channels than from a “hot zone” lab [...] Read full article: Coronavirus more likely infected people ...→

Top Canada university official quits after liking anti-Black Lives Matter tweets

Top Canada university official quits after liking anti-Black Lives Matter tweets

OTTAWA, June 21 (Reuters) – A senior official at the University of British Columbia has resigned after he liked a series of Tweets that criticized the Black Li [...] Read full article: Top Canada university official quits aft...→

Basketball restarts in China after coronavirus shutdown

Basketball restarts in China after coronavirus shutdown

The Chinese basketball league has restarted after an almost five-month shutdown for the coronavirus pandemic, with fewer foreign players and no fans in the sta [...] Read full article: Basketball restarts in China after coron...→

Top Members of Coronavirus Task Force Advised Against Trump's Tulsa Rally

Top Members of Coronavirus Task Force Advised Against Trump's Tulsa Rally

Leading members of the coronavirus task force warned White House officials about the health risks of holding large-scale indoor campaign rallies and advised ag [...] Read full article: Top Members of Coronavirus Task Force Ad...→

U.S.

U.S. "not going to allow Russia and China to continue" increasing nuclear weapons stockpile, top negotiator says

Ahead of nuclear talks with Russia, senior American negotiator says it's vital for China to join the discussion amid fears Beijing is doubling its weapons stoc [...] Read full article: U.S. "not going to allow Russia and Chin...→

More than 50 Tampa General Hospital workers tested positive for coronavirus, official confirms

More than 50 Tampa General Hospital workers tested positive for coronavirus, official confirms

Officials did not specify the timing of when these employees had tested positive for COVID-19 and how many of the workers are still experiencing symptoms. Read full article: More than 50 Tampa General Hospital work...→

China Claims Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak Is Under Control

China Claims Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak Is Under Control

Wu Zunyou of the Chinese Center for Disease Prevention and Control claims the Beijing coroanvirus outbreak is under control. Read full article: China Claims Beijing Coronavirus Outbrea...→

2nd top Pentagon official resigns this week after passed over for promotion

2nd top Pentagon official resigns this week after passed over for promotion

A second top Pentagon official resigned this week after being passed over for a departmental promotion. Read full article: 2nd top Pentagon official resigns this w...→

Top Pentagon foreign policy official, Kathryn Wheelbarger, to resign

Top Pentagon foreign policy official, Kathryn Wheelbarger, to resign

One of the Pentagon’s top policy officials, Kathryn Wheelbarger, is resigning after three years in the job. Read full article: Top Pentagon foreign policy official, Ka...→

China claims new coronavirus outbreak in Beijing is under control, despite announcing more restrictions

China claims new coronavirus outbreak in Beijing is under control, despite announcing more restrictions

China is claiming Thursday that a new coronavirus outbreak in Beijing is now under control despite officials announcing further sweeping restrictions to contai [...] Read full article: China claims new coronavirus outbreak in...→

China Finds Heavy Coronavirus Contamination at Beijing Market

China Finds Heavy Coronavirus Contamination at Beijing Market

China has found the trading sections for meat and seafood in Beijing's wholesale food market to be severely contaminated with the new coronavirus and suspects [...] Read full article: China Finds Heavy Coronavirus Contaminat...→

New Trump appointee dismisses top leadership in shake-up of broadcasting agency

New Trump appointee dismisses top leadership in shake-up of broadcasting agency

The new Trump-appointed CEO of the U.S. Agency for Global Media (USAGM) -- which oversees American taxpayer-funded news broadcasting around the world including [...] Read full article: New Trump appointee dismisses top leader...→

Coronavirus Fears in China Find a New Target: Salmon

Coronavirus Fears in China Find a New Target: Salmon

Suppliers and restaurants are scrambling after an outbreak in Beijing triggered fears that salmon may have spread it. Officials later absolved the fish of blam [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Fears in China Find a New Ta...→

Bolton casts light on Trump’s deference to China on coronavirus

Bolton casts light on Trump’s deference to China on coronavirus

National security adviser’s memoir adds to perceptions that Trump downplayed Covid-19 to preserve his relationship with Chinese president. Read full article: Bolton casts light on Trump’s deference ...→

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo criticized China’s economic policies on aiding African nations during the coronavirus, saying they create patterns of “unsustain [...] Read full article: Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises'...→

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

Top White House economist set to depart amid coronavirus recession

The acting chair of the CEA will leave Trump without another senior economist as discussions start about a new economic aid package. Read full article: Top White House economist set to depart ...→

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Meat plants questioned on record pork shipments to China despite warnings of shortage due to coronavirus

Democratic Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker are initiating an investigation into several meat plants after the companies pushed to stay open during the c [...] Read full article: Meat plants questioned on record pork sh...→

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

President Donald Trump continues to insist the virus is 'going away' and to use racist terms in describing it as he shifts his focus to the campaign trail. Read full article: Despite surge warning from top health of...→

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

China appears to have tamed a new outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing, once again demonstrating its ability to quickly mobilize vast resources by testing ne [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Out...→

EU pushing ahead with digital tax despite U.S. resistance, top official says

EU pushing ahead with digital tax despite U.S. resistance, top official says

European Commission's Margrethe Vestager said the continent is willing to push back against both the U.S. and China. Read full article: EU pushing ahead with digital tax despit...→

Graham Backs Letting US Citizens Sue China Over Coronavirus

Graham Backs Letting US Citizens Sue China Over Coronavirus

Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham said he'll move forward with a plan to let Americans sue the Chinese government over the coronavirus pandemic by amend [...] Read full article: Graham Backs Letting US Citizens Sue Chi...→

Top-ranked tennis star Novak Djokovic tests positive for the coronavirus

Top-ranked tennis star Novak Djokovic tests positive for the coronavirus

Djokovic has been criticized for organizing a tournament and bringing in players from other countries amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Top-ranked tennis star Novak Djokovic te...→

China predicts

China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beijing's 2nd-wave coronavirus outbreak as testing ramps up

As authorities work to hugely increase coronavirus testing in the sprawling capita, officials say fast response has helped bring the outbreak "under control." Read full article: China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beij...→

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

Chinese officials are stepping up their efforts to blame the coronavirus outbreak in Beijing on a new mutant strain from Europe. Read full article: China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavi...→

Top State Dept. official to testify before House panel on Steve Linick firing

Top State Dept. official to testify before House panel on Steve Linick firing

Under Secretary of State for Management Brian Bulatao is expected to testify before the House Foreign Affairs Committee next month as part of an investigation [...] Read full article: Top State Dept. official to testify befo...→

China suspends some Tyson chicken imports amid coronavirus fears

China suspends some Tyson chicken imports amid coronavirus fears

China has reportedly halted chicken imports from a Tyson Foods plant over concerns about a crop of coronavirus infections there. Read full article: China suspends some Tyson chicken import...→

Coronavirus Updates: Virus Cases Surge in US, Worldwide, But Slow in China, Korea

Coronavirus Updates: Virus Cases Surge in US, Worldwide, But Slow in China, Korea

The latest data show the largest daily increases yet in coronavirus cases over the weekend, while infections slowed in China and South Korea, suggesting progre [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: Virus Cases Surge i...→

China-U.S. feud over coronavirus heats up

China-U.S. feud over coronavirus heats up

Coronavirus outbreaks, Reading attack, Donald Trump: Here’s what you need to know. Read full article: China-U.S. feud over coronavirus heats u...→

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

While speculation over the starting point of COVID-19 is rampant, it is more likely to have infected humans through natural channels than from a “hot zone” lab [...] Read full article: Coronavirus more likely infected people ...→

Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reopen Monday As Coronavirus Cases Top 169,000

Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reopen Monday As Coronavirus Cases Top 169,000

Environmental officials in New Jersey have announced that camping will be allowed as of Monday in a dozen state parks, forests and recreation areas amid social [...] Read full article: Camping In New Jersey State Parks To Reo...→

Top Canada university official quits after liking anti-Black Lives Matter tweets

Top Canada university official quits after liking anti-Black Lives Matter tweets

OTTAWA, June 21 (Reuters) – A senior official at the University of British Columbia has resigned after he liked a series of Tweets that criticized the Black Li [...] Read full article: Top Canada university official quits aft...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Blocks Some Imports Over Cases at U.S. Poultry Firm

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Blocks Some Imports Over Cases at U.S. Poultry Firm

Japan’s workers have remained employed in large numbers despite a recession amid the pandemic. And President Trump said at a rally that he wanted to slow down [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: China Blocks S...→

Basketball restarts in China after coronavirus shutdown

Basketball restarts in China after coronavirus shutdown

The Chinese basketball league has restarted after an almost five-month shutdown for the coronavirus pandemic, with fewer foreign players and no fans in the sta [...] Read full article: Basketball restarts in China after coron...→

Brazil's coronavirus cases top 1 million as the virus spreads

Brazil's coronavirus cases top 1 million as the virus spreads

Brazil’s government announced Friday that their coronavirus outbreak has surpassed a million cases, making it second-leading nation in the world to the United [...] Read full article: Brazil's coronavirus cases top 1 million...→

Top Members of Coronavirus Task Force Advised Against Trump's Tulsa Rally

Top Members of Coronavirus Task Force Advised Against Trump's Tulsa Rally

Leading members of the coronavirus task force warned White House officials about the health risks of holding large-scale indoor campaign rallies and advised ag [...] Read full article: Top Members of Coronavirus Task Force Ad...→

Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments.

Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal Agency Just Halted Funding for New Lung Treatments.

The shift, quietly disclosed on a government website, highlights how the Trump administration is favoring development of vaccines over treatments for the sicke [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Attacks the Lungs. A Federal...→

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U.S. "not going to allow Russia and China to continue" increasing nuclear weapons stockpile, top negotiator says

Ahead of nuclear talks with Russia, senior American negotiator says it's vital for China to join the discussion amid fears Beijing is doubling its weapons stoc [...] Read full article: U.S. "not going to allow Russia and Chin...→

The Latest: New coronavirus cases stabilizing in Beijing

BEIJING - New coronavirus cases remained stable in China’s capital Friday, a day after a public health official declared Beijing’s latest outbreak under contro [...] Read full article: The Latest: New coronavirus cases stabil...→

More than 50 Tampa General Hospital workers tested positive for coronavirus, official confirms

More than 50 Tampa General Hospital workers tested positive for coronavirus, official confirms

Officials did not specify the timing of when these employees had tested positive for COVID-19 and how many of the workers are still experiencing symptoms. Read full article: More than 50 Tampa General Hospital work...→

TOP STORIES 'Not kidding around': Cuomo threatens to reinstate coronavirus shutd [...]

TOP STORIES 'Not kidding around': Cuomo threatens to reinstate coronavirus shutd [...]

TOP STORIES 'Not kidding around': Cuomo threatens to reinstate coronavirus shutdowns Trump demands officials 'find and prosecute' whoever leaked details about [...] Read full article: TOP STORIES 'Not kidding around': Cuomo ...→

China Claims Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak Is Under Control

China Claims Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak Is Under Control

Wu Zunyou of the Chinese Center for Disease Prevention and Control claims the Beijing coroanvirus outbreak is under control. Read full article: China Claims Beijing Coronavirus Outbrea...→

PC scientists help China dodge probe of how the coronavirus got started

PC scientists help China dodge probe of how the coronavirus got started

China’s Communist regime is determined to block probes into the origins of the novel coronavirus. And influential Western scientists are going along with Beiji [...] Read full article: PC scientists help China dodge probe of ...→

2nd top Pentagon official resigns this week after passed over for promotion

2nd top Pentagon official resigns this week after passed over for promotion

A second top Pentagon official resigned this week after being passed over for a departmental promotion. Read full article: 2nd top Pentagon official resigns this w...→

Top Pentagon foreign policy official, Kathryn Wheelbarger, to resign

Top Pentagon foreign policy official, Kathryn Wheelbarger, to resign

One of the Pentagon’s top policy officials, Kathryn Wheelbarger, is resigning after three years in the job. Read full article: Top Pentagon foreign policy official, Ka...→

Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus spread for economic reasons

Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus spread for economic reasons

“There’s a chance it was intentional,” Donald Trump said in a Wednesday interview with the Wall Street Journal, sharpening his criticism of China over the viru [...] Read full article: Trump suggests China allowed coronavirus...→

Top Pentagon Official Wheelbarger Resigns, Urges Colleagues to Follow Constitution

Top Pentagon Official Wheelbarger Resigns, Urges Colleagues to Follow Constitution

Kathryn Wheelbarger, one of the Pentagon's most prominent and respected policy officials, is resigning after three years in the job after President Donald Trum [...] Read full article: Top Pentagon Official Wheelbarger Resign...→

China claims new coronavirus outbreak in Beijing is under control, despite announcing more restrictions

China claims new coronavirus outbreak in Beijing is under control, despite announcing more restrictions

China is claiming Thursday that a new coronavirus outbreak in Beijing is now under control despite officials announcing further sweeping restrictions to contai [...] Read full article: China claims new coronavirus outbreak in...→

China Bans Flights out of Beijing as Coronavirus Outbreak Intensifies

China Bans Flights out of Beijing as Coronavirus Outbreak Intensifies

1,255 flights into and out of Beijing were canceled Wednesday as authorities try to contain a new coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: China Bans Flights out of Beijing as Cor...→

China Finds Heavy Coronavirus Contamination at Beijing Market

China Finds Heavy Coronavirus Contamination at Beijing Market

China has found the trading sections for meat and seafood in Beijing's wholesale food market to be severely contaminated with the new coronavirus and suspects [...] Read full article: China Finds Heavy Coronavirus Contaminat...→

The Latest: China says outbreak in Beijing under control

BEIJING - A Chinese public health expert says an outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing is under control and the number of new cases should drop in the coming [...] Read full article: The Latest: China says outbreak in Beiji...→

New Trump appointee dismisses top leadership in shake-up of broadcasting agency

New Trump appointee dismisses top leadership in shake-up of broadcasting agency

The new Trump-appointed CEO of the U.S. Agency for Global Media (USAGM) -- which oversees American taxpayer-funded news broadcasting around the world including [...] Read full article: New Trump appointee dismisses top leader...→

Flights canceled, communities fenced off as coronavirus' return plunges Beijing into

Flights canceled, communities fenced off as coronavirus' return plunges Beijing into "soft lockdown"

June 18, 2020 / 7:27 AM / CBS News... Now flights are being canceled, schools have been told to shut back down, and entire communities near the market, or with [...] Read full article: Flights canceled, communities fenced off...→

Coronavirus Fears in China Find a New Target: Salmon

Coronavirus Fears in China Find a New Target: Salmon

Suppliers and restaurants are scrambling after an outbreak in Beijing triggered fears that salmon may have spread it. Officials later absolved the fish of blam [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Fears in China Find a New Ta...→