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States largely have authority over when to shut down, reopen

14 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump has the biggest megaphone, but it's governors and local officials who will decide what type of restrictions to impose on their citizens to...
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Trump suggests wearing a scarf against coronavirus. The CDC isn't so sure

Trump suggests wearing a scarf against coronavirus. The CDC isn't so sure

16 minutes ago   |   Politico

President Donald Trump on Wednesday recommended wearing a scarf over the face to prevent the spread of coronavirus, even though the efficacy of such a measure remains...
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Trump considers limits on domestic travel to virus hot spots

30 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune   |   5 articles

President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he is weighing grounding domestic flights between coronavirus hot spots as he ramps up efforts to try to contain the pandemic's spread.
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Trump considers canceling domestic flights to coronavirus hot spots

34 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   5 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was considering a plan to halt domestic flights to coronavirus hot spots inside the United States as the country...
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Bolsonaro, Trump talk coronavirus help as Brazil cases rise sharply

34 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

BRASILIA - Presidents Donald Trump and Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday discussed cooperation between the two countries in the fight against coronavirus, as Brazil's health minister...
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Apply here: How to spend $2.2 Trillion - and rescue economy

46 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump aims to shovel $2.2 trillion into the U.S. economy over the next few weeks to try to cushion its free fall. But that means putting his fate...
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Donald Trump on shutting down flights: ‘I am looking at hot spots'

48 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   5 articles

President Trump is considering shutting down flights between coronavirus hot spot regions, he said Wednesday, while he also sent a warning to drug lords who could be looking to...
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Russian plane with coronavirus medical gear lands in U.S. after Trump-Putin call

52 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

MOSCOW/WASHINGTON - Russia sent the United States medical equipment on Wednesday to help fight the coronavirus pandemic, a public relations coup for Russian President Vladimir...
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Trump considering some domestic air travel restrictions

Trump considering some domestic air travel restrictions

54 minutes ago   |   Politico

President Donald Trump said Wednesday he's “certainly looking at” potentially restricting air travel between some U.S. cities, especially those with significant numbers of...
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Florida governor issues stay-at-home order after weeks of resistance

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

Gov. Ron DeSantis said "it makes sense to do this now" after President Donald Trump announced that the administration is extending its social distancing guidelines by 30 days.
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Man intentionally derails train near US Navy hospital ship, prosecutors say

Man intentionally derails train near US Navy hospital ship, prosecutors say

A train engineer intentionally drove a speeding locomotive off a track because he was suspicious of a Navy hospital ship docked there amid the coronovirus pandemic Read more ...

Zantac heartburn drug recalled on contamination risk

Zantac heartburn drug recalled on contamination risk

US health regulators are telling drugmakers to immediately pull their popular heartburn drugs off the market after determining that a contamination issue with the medications... Read more ...

Wimbledon tennis tournament canceled over coronavirus concerns

Wimbledon tennis tournament canceled over coronavirus concerns

The grass-court grand slam was due to begin on June 29, but a decision was made to scrap the event for the first time since World War II. Read more ...

New York City nurse says she worked for a week while infected with coronavirus

New York City nurse says she worked for a week while infected with coronavirus

She said her diagnosis went undetected because the hospitals where she worked have not been testing staff. Read more ...

Toilet paper spills onto Texas highway after truck catches fire

Toilet paper spills onto Texas highway after truck catches fire

No, this is not an April Fool's prank. A Texas interstate was closed early Wednesday morning after a tractor-trailer carrying a load of toilet paper crashed and caught fire. Read more ...

Adam Schlesinger dies of coronavirus complications at 52

Adam Schlesinger dies of coronavirus complications at 52

The Fountains of Wayne member and "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend" scribe was 52. Read more ...

Sen. Kelly Loeffler Faces Renewed Scrutiny For COVID-19 Stock Transactions

Sen. Kelly Loeffler Faces Renewed Scrutiny For COVID-19 Stock Transactions

The Georgia Senator came under fire last month after she and her husband dumped substantial portions of their portfolio after a series of private congressional briefings on the... Read more ...

Indiana reports 16 more coronavirus deaths, total now at 65

Indiana reports 16 more coronavirus deaths, total now at 65

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb is giving an update Wednesday as the state's total COVID-19 cases rises to 2,565. Read more ...

The US government reportedly asked the military for 100,000 body bags

The US government reportedly asked the military for 100,000 body bags

The US government's primary disaster response agency is asking the Defense Department for 100,000 body bags, according to a Bloomberg report. The Federal Emergency Management... Read more ...

Cruise ships ordered by US Coast Guard to remain at sea & prepare to treat...

Cruise ships ordered by US Coast Guard to remain at sea & prepare to treat coronavirus-stricken passengers themselves

The US Coast Guard has warned cruise ships stuck at sea that they could be “sequestered” indefinitely during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, and must be equipped to take care of... Read more ...