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An online lifeline in Portugal for old ventilators amid coronavirus crisis

7 minutes ago   |   National Post

LISBON - As hospitals struggle to cope with a shortage of life-saving ventilators to treat coronavirus patients, a group of volunteers from Portugal launched on Tuesday evening...
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Trump accuses hospitals of hoarding ventilators

21 minutes ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump accused hospitals on Sunday of hoarding ventilators that are in scarce supply across the United States as the coronavirus spreads...
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I was an AmeriCorps Member in West Virginia. The Benefits and Limitations of National Service

I was an AmeriCorps Member in West Virginia. The Benefits and Limitations of National Service

51 minutes ago   |   Time

In a cavernous ballroom at the Hilton Hotel Philadelphia in 2009 when I was twenty-one years old, I sat at a round table with the others whose name tags had also been stamped...
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Nigeria orders 14-day cessation of movement in Lagos, Abuja to fight coronavirus

1 hour ago   |   National Post

LAGOS - Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday ordered the cessation of movement in Lagos and the capital Abuja for 14 days in an attempt to curb the spread of the...
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Will coronavirus destroy Trump or boost his reelection bid? It's not as simple as you think

1 hour ago   |   NY Daily News

It's the $2020 million question - and there's no easy answer. Will President Trump's leadership in the coronavirus crisis help him win reelection in November? Or will a severe...
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Coronavirus Taunts Evoke a Painful History for Asian-American Leaders

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

As Asian-Americans face xenophobia and President Trump has tied the virus to China, community and political leaders have tried to comfort constituents. But even they admit to...
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Trump says hospitals not using ventilators will have to release them

1 hour ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters on Sunday that hospitals not using ventilators must release them and that there was hoarding of the devices.
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Trump says U.S. will not pay for security protection for Prince Harry

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   4 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said on Sunday that the United States would not pay for security protection for Britain's Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, who, according...
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Quebec says number of new COVID-19 cases appears to be stabilizing

1 hour ago   |   National Post

Quebec's premier and public health director struck a cautiously optimistic tone on Sunday, saying aggressive physical distancing measures appear to be working to slow the...
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China Created a Fail-Safe System to Track Contagions. It Failed

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

After SARS, Chinese health officials built an infectious disease reporting system to evade political meddling. But when the coronavirus emerged, so did fears of upsetting Beijing.
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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 ...

‘Up to 200,000 DEATHS': Trump health chief Fauci predicts MILLIONS of...

‘Up to 200,000 DEATHS': Trump health chief Fauci predicts MILLIONS of Covid-19 cases in US

President Trump's Covid-19 czar Dr. Anthony Fauci has issued a dire coronavirus prediction: “Millions of cases,” and “100,000 to 200,000” deaths in the US. More than 2,200... 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 ...

LIVE: Gov. Kim Reynolds holds press conference to provide update on COVID-19

LIVE: Gov. Kim Reynolds holds press conference to provide update on COVID-19

Gov. Kim Reynolds is holding a press conference in Johnston to provide an update on COVID-19. 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 ...

ONE MUST PAY: Trump promises Harry & Megan no free ride in US

ONE MUST PAY: Trump promises Harry & Megan no free ride in US

President Donald Trump has assured Britain's Prince Harry and wife Meghan Markle that the US taxpayer won't be footing their security bill, after the absconding royals left... Read more ...

Georgetown's Mac McClung to test NBA waters, could return

Georgetown's Mac McClung to test NBA waters, could return

WASHINGTON - Georgetown sophomore guard Mac McClung announced Sunday that he is declaring for the NBA draft but will maintain his eligibility so he can return to college. 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 ...

Serial killer dubbed Grim Sleeper dies in California prison

Serial killer dubbed Grim Sleeper dies in California prison

Lonnie Franklin, the convicted serial killer known as the "Grim Sleeper" who preyed on the women of South Los Angeles for more than two decades, has died in a California... Read more ...

WATCH: Douglas County Health Center provides update after residents test...

WATCH: Douglas County Health Center provides update after residents test positive for COVID-19

Two long term care residents of the Douglas County Health center have tested positive for COVID-19, according to a news release from health center officials. Read more ...