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Partisan reaction to uneven COVID spread

44 minutes ago   |   NBC News

Democrats and Republicans seem to be experiencing the coronavirus differently and that may be playing a role in how they see the pandemic.
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No, Politics Won't Take a Break for the Virus

No, Politics Won't Take a Break for the Virus

2 hours ago   |   Politico

“This is unbelievable!” yelled Maine's Susan Collins earlier this week when she was temporarily blocked from speaking on the Senate floor about the massive stimulus...
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President Trump: No Quarantine, But Travel Advisory for New York, Connecticut and New Jersey

12 hours ago   |   Time   |   5 articles

NORFOLK, Va. - President Donald Trump backed away from calling for a quarantine for coronavirus hotspots in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, instead directing Saturday...
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Trump: I Might Just Quarantine 3 States

Trump: I Might Just Quarantine 3 States

15 hours ago   |   Newser   |   9 articles

President Trump said he was considering a quarantine as early as Saturday for coronavirus hotspots in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut, though it wasn't clear whether he...
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Trump considering quarantine for NY, NJ and Connecticut

17 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   9 articles

NORFOLK, Va. - President Donald Trump said he was considering a quarantine as early as Saturday for coronavirus hotspots in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, though it...
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Former Sen. Tom Coburn, Fiscal Hawk And 'Dr. No,' Dies At 72

Former Sen. Tom Coburn, Fiscal Hawk And 'Dr. No,' Dies At 72

21 hours ago   |   NPR   |   4 articles

The Republican from Oklahoma died Saturday after a fight with prostate cancer. During his time in Congress, Coburn earned a reputation for fighting spending, no matter whom he...
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How Trump's war on the coronavirus could win him re-election

How Trump's war on the coronavirus could win him re-election

21 hours ago   |   New York Post

It was a miserable time to make a re-election bid. When Abraham Lincoln sought his second presidential term in 1864, he was overseeing a bloody war, a bitterly divided nation...
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Former Oklahoma Sen. Tom Coburn Dies at 72

21 hours ago   |   Time   |   3 articles

Former U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn, an Oklahoma family doctor who earned a reputation as a conservative political maverick as he railed against federal earmarks and subsidies for the...
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Citing Stop in Abortions, Texas GOP Candidate Says Coronavirus 'Will Save More Lives Than It Takes'

22 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Texas Republican congressional candidate Kathaleen Wall thanked Governor Greg Abbott for signing an executive order last week that deemed abortions "medically unnecessary."
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The $2 trillion coronavirus rescue package is more than double the size of Obama's stimulus plan - but it may only salvage the economy for a few months

The $2 trillion coronavirus rescue package is more than double the size of Obama's stimulus plan - but it may only salvage the economy for a few months

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Republicans and Democrats put together a colossal $2 trillion economic relief package that provides emergency aid to both workers and businesses hard hit by the coronavirus...
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CDC issues travel advisory for New York, New Jersey, Connecticut

CDC issues travel advisory for New York, New Jersey, Connecticut

The CDC said this advisory does not apply to employees of critical infrastructure industries, including but not limited to trucking, public health professionals, financial... Read more ...

Rhode Island begins door to door checks for New Yorkers fleeing coronavirus

Rhode Island begins door to door checks for New Yorkers fleeing coronavirus

WESTERLY, RI - The Rhode Island National Guard started going door to door on Saturday in coastal areas to inform any New Yorkers who may have come to the state that they must... Read more ...

Cuomo on possible New York quarantine: 'I don't think it's legal,' would be...

Cuomo on possible New York quarantine: 'I don't think it's legal,' would be a 'federal declaration of war'

"It would be chaos and mayhem," Cuomo said. Read more ...

LIVE: Law enforcement, community pay final respects to fallen Springdale...

LIVE: Law enforcement, community pay final respects to fallen Springdale officer Kaia Grant

Law enforcement personnel along with the Springdale community are paying their final respects to fallen Springdale Officer Kaia Grant on Sunday. Read more ...

President considering short-term quarantine for New York, nearby areas

President considering short-term quarantine for New York, nearby areas

The president said he was considering some type of enforceable quarantine to prevent people in New York and parts of New Jersey and Connecticut from traveling. Read more ...

What's essential? In France: pastry, wine. In US: golf, guns

What's essential? In France: pastry, wine. In US: golf, guns

What, really, is essential? It's a question countries across the world are asking, and their answers are telling. Read more ...

Facing Likely Defeat, Bernie Sanders' Campaign Found A New Cause

Facing Likely Defeat, Bernie Sanders' Campaign Found A New Cause

It looked like Sanders was about to drop out of the Democratic primary, until the coronovairus crisis gave his agenda a boost and turned his campaign into a relief drive. But... Read more ...

MSG chairman James Dolan tests positive for coronavirus

MSG chairman James Dolan tests positive for coronavirus

Madison Square Garden chairman James Dolan has tested positive for the coronavirus “with little to no symptoms”, the Knicks announced on its Twitter account Saturday night... Read more ...

China warns imported cases raise risk of NEW WAVE of Covid-19 infections

China warns imported cases raise risk of NEW WAVE of Covid-19 infections

The growing number of coronavirus cases arriving in China from abroad have increased the likelihood of a second outbreak in the country, according to health officials. "China... Read more ...

Pyongyang fires 2 short-range ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan - South...

Pyongyang fires 2 short-range ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan - South Korea military

North Korea has reportedly conducted a new missile test, launching two projectiles off its eastern coast that fell into the Sea of Japan, the South Korean military reports. The... Read more ...