Election

Facebook, Google and Twitter Struggle to Handle November's Election

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

After spending billions to avoid a repeat of 2016, the tech giants are careening from crisis to crisis as their foes change tactics.
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How Russia's Troll Farm Is Changing Tactics Before the Fall Election

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

The Kremlin-backed Internet Research Agency, which interfered in the 2016 election, is using different methods to hide itself better.
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The coronavirus outbreak is making it harder for campaigns to fundraise

3 hours ago   |   Fortune

White House candidates aren't usually bashful about asking supporters for money. But as the coronavirus upends everyday life, inundating hospitals, tanking financial markets...
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A typical June primary isn't certain in South Carolina, due to coronavirus

A typical June primary isn't certain in South Carolina, due to coronavirus

4 hours ago   |   WYFF

As the coronavirus has caused massive changes to life in South Carolina, one thing is proceeding as scheduled - the deadline for political candidates to be on the ballot for...
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Gov. Tony Evers calls for mail-in ballots

Gov. Tony Evers calls for mail-in ballots

5 hours ago   |   WISN

Democratic Gov. Tony Evers calls for elections officials to mail a ballot to every voter, but GOP legislative leaders reject that call.
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Mali holds election despite coronavirus and insurgency

7 hours ago   |   National Post

BAMAKO - Mali held its long-delayed parliamentary election on Sunday despite an insurgency in its central and northern regions, concerns about coronavirus and the recent...
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Polish presidential challenger urges vote boycott amid virus fears

8 hours ago   |   National Post

WARSAW - The main Polish opposition candidate running for president called on Sunday for people to boycott the May election due to the coronavirus, adding to doubts about...
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Coronavirus makes it harder for campaigns to ask for money

9 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - White House candidates aren't usually bashful about asking supporters for money. But as the coronavirus upends everyday life, inundating hospitals, tanking...
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Coronavirus cripples voter registration efforts. Millions could be denied

10 hours ago   |   NBC News

Presidential elections are usually when advocates want to bring new people into the political process.
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Hospitals wrestle with Trump's call to scrap elective surgeries

Hospitals wrestle with Trump's call to scrap elective surgeries

10 hours ago   |   Politico

Hospitals are still grappling with the Trump administration's pleas to scrub elective procedures with coronavirus cases mounting, as they try to balance competing demands to...
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Fauci Projects 'Millions of Cases' in US, 100K Deaths

Fauci Projects 'Millions of Cases' in US, 100K Deaths

The US could have 100,000 to 200,000 deaths before the COVID-19 pandemic is through, Dr. Anthony Fauci said Sunday. Although the projections could change, the infectious... Read more ...

Treasury Secretary says Americans can expect stimulus checks to be direct...

Treasury Secretary says Americans can expect stimulus checks to be direct deposited within 3 weeks

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday that Americans could expect checks from the historic $2 trillion stimulus bill to be direct deposited in their accounts within... Read more ...

Country music star Joe Diffie dies at 61 of coronavirus complications

Country music star Joe Diffie dies at 61 of coronavirus complications

Grammy-winning country music legend Joe Diffie is dead at 61 from complications of coronavirus. Read more ...

Fauci says coronavirus deaths in US could top 100,000

Fauci says coronavirus deaths in US could top 100,000

The U.S. government's foremost infection disease expert says the U.S. could have more than 100,000 deaths and millions of infections from the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Trump says US will not pay for Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's security

Trump says US will not pay for Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's security

The couple recently jetted to California from Canada amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

4 additional coronavirus deaths reported, 698 new cases identified in...

4 additional coronavirus deaths reported, 698 new cases identified in Massachusetts

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has released updated COVID-19 numbers for the state. Read more ...

Gov. DeWine calls on Trump to urge FDA to approve sterilization of masks in Ohio

Gov. DeWine calls on Trump to urge FDA to approve sterilization of masks in Ohio

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine is urging the Food and Drug Administration to fully approve the sterilization of masks in Ohio for healthcare workers and first responders amid the... Read more ...

New York State coronavirus cases hit nearly 60,000, death toll reaches 1,000

New York State coronavirus cases hit nearly 60,000, death toll reaches 1,000

Nearly 60,000 coronavirus cases and 1,000 deaths have now been documented across New York State, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Sunday, as he extended the closure of non-essential... Read more ...

CA State Parks close vehicle access to all 280 sites as visitation surges

CA State Parks close vehicle access to all 280 sites as visitation surges

Officials with California State Parks announced Sunday they would be closing vehicle access to all 280 sites due to a surge of visitations amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Read more ...

Fauci says US could see up to 200,000 coronavirus deaths, millions infected

Fauci says US could see up to 200,000 coronavirus deaths, millions infected

Dr. Anthony Fauci, an infectious disease expert on the White House task force, offered a dire prediction on Sunday - saying that the coronavirus pandemic could infect more than... Read more ...