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Wisconsin voters wait hours at the few open polling stations

53 seconds ago   |   Boston Herald

By SCOTT BAUER and STEVE PEOPLES MADISON, Wis. - Thousands of Wisconsin voters waited hours in line to cast ballots and the National Guard staffed overcrowded polling stations...
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World War II veteran busts a move in quarantine

World War II veteran busts a move in quarantine

57 seconds ago   |   WCVB

A 97-year-old World War II veteran is showing all of us that during these uncertain times, sometimes the best medicine can be to get up and dance.
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World Health Day: Meet the heroes on the frontlines of the coronavirus

World Health Day: Meet the heroes on the frontlines of the coronavirus

57 seconds ago   |   WCVB

Here are just a few of the stories of nurses and public health workers fighting back every day against the coronavirus.
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World War II veteran busts a move in quarantine

World War II veteran busts a move in quarantine

2 minutes ago   |   WTAE

A 97-year-old World War II veteran is showing all of us that during these uncertain times, sometimes the best medicine can be to get up and dance.
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How to prevent bringing COVID-19 home after a trip to the grocery store

4 minutes ago   |   ABC

Worried about tracking coronavirus into your home after a trip to the grocery store? These tips could keep you and your family safe.
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What America Needs Next: Biden National Unity Cabinet

4 minutes ago   |   Real Clear Politics

In the last Democratic debate, Joe Biden declared that he would nominate a woman as his vice-presidential running mate. That felt right at the time. But times have changed...
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Hopes of progress against virus lift stocks; dollar falls

6 minutes ago   |   Reuters

World stock markets posted sharp gains on Tuesday as signs of progress in curbing the spread of the novel coronavirus in both Europe and the United States fueled investors'...
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Small business optimism falls by the most ever in March, ending a record run as coronavirus worry sets in

Small business optimism falls by the most ever in March, ending a record run as coronavirus worry sets in

6 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The National Federation of Independent Business optimism index fell 8.1 points in March to 96.4, the largest decline in the survey's history, according to a Tuesday...
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Union: DHS cutting workers' leave over border security concerns

Union: DHS cutting workers' leave over border security concerns

10 minutes ago   |   Politico

Customs and Border Protection is making it harder for employees to take time off during the coronavirus pandemic because of vague claims about Border Patrol needing support...
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Delta To Donate More Than 200,000 Pounds Of Food Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

12 minutes ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact people across the world, Delta Airlines is stepping up to help. The airline announced Tuesday that it is providing...
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White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham steps down, will become first...

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham steps down, will become first lady's chief of staff

White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham is leaving her post. She never held a formal press briefing. Read more ...

White House Press Secretary Grisham Moves Back To First Lady's Office

White House Press Secretary Grisham Moves Back To First Lady's Office

Stephanie Grisham, Trump's third press secretary, did not hold a press briefing during her tenure. She is moving back to the first lady's office. (Image credit: Chip... Read more ...

‘Big disparity': 70% of Louisiana's coronavirus deaths are African...

‘Big disparity': 70% of Louisiana's coronavirus deaths are African Americans, governor says

Louisiana's population is 33% African American, according to 2019 U.S. Census data. Read more ...

Long Lines, Masks And Plexiglas Barriers Greet Wisconsin Voters At Polls

Long Lines, Masks And Plexiglas Barriers Greet Wisconsin Voters At Polls

After an 11th-hour scramble, Wisconsin forged ahead with its election, despite fears about the coronavirus outbreak and an ongoing stay-at-home order. (Image credit: Kamil... Read more ...

Pentagon Ordered Navy Chief's Apology for Slamming Carrier Captain

Pentagon Ordered Navy Chief's Apology for Slamming Carrier Captain

Defense Secretary Mark Esper directed acting Navy chief Thomas Modly to apologize for profanity-laced remarks aboard the coronavirus-hit USS Theodore Roosevelt. Read more ...

Appeals court rejects block on Trump administration execution plans

Appeals court rejects block on Trump administration execution plans

An appeals court panel has voted, 2-1, to overturn an injunction against the Trump administration's plan to restart federal executions for the first time since 2003. However... Read more ...

Kayleigh McEnany will replace Stephanie Grisham as White House press secretary

Kayleigh McEnany will replace Stephanie Grisham as White House press secretary

Kayleigh McEnany, a spokesperson for President Donald Trump's 2020 re-election campaign, is replacing Stephanie Grisham as the White House press secretary, The New York Times... Read more ...

Taliban suspends prisoner exchange talks with Afghan govt, recalls negotiators

Taliban suspends prisoner exchange talks with Afghan govt, recalls negotiators

The Taliban on Tuesday recalled its negotiators from Afghanistan hours after they suspended talks on a prisoner exchange process with the Afghan government, a spokesman for the... Read more ...

President Trump and Joe Biden speak by phone about coronavirus outbreak

President Trump and Joe Biden speak by phone about coronavirus outbreak

The president said Biden offered suggestions on how to address the pandemic. Read more ...

Trump slams HHS watchdog for report on hospital shortages, rips WHO

Trump slams HHS watchdog for report on hospital shortages, rips WHO

President Donald Trump on Tuesday again lashed out at the Department of Health and Human Services inspector general, accusing her of political bias after she compiled a report... Read more ...