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As U.S. surpasses 200,000 COVID-19 deaths, Wisconsin sounds alarm over surges in cases

1 month ago   |   By National Post

NEW YORK - Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers on Tuesday declared a new public health emergency and extended a face mask mandate into November to fight a coronavirus flareup in his state, as the number of people who have died across the United States since the pandemic began passed 200,000.
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Kayleigh McEnany Flails In Defense Of Trump Lie That COVID-19 ‘Affects Virtually Nobody'

Kayleigh McEnany Flails In Defense Of Trump Lie That COVID-19 ‘Affects Virtually Nobody'

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The president's blatantly false claim came just one day before coronavirus deaths in the U.S. surpassed 200,000.
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Pence calls 200,000 Covid deaths a ‘heartbreaking milestone' but says things could've been worse

Pence calls 200,000 Covid deaths a ‘heartbreaking milestone' but says things could've been worse

1 month ago   |   By Politico

As the U.S. passed a grim milestone of 200,000 coronavirus-related deaths, Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday sent his condolences to victims and their families while also saying things could have been worse.
Six weeks from the election, Pence spoke at a Make America Great Again event in Gilford, N.H., to raise support for President Donald Trump in a state that he narrowly lost in 2016. Addressing the news of the new 200,000 death count midday, Pence called it a “heartbreaking milestone.” He contended, however, that matters could have gotten much worse without what he said was Trump's...
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'Unfathomable': United States surpasses 200,000 reported COVID-19 deaths

1 month ago   |   By ABC

The number of dead in the U.S. is equivalent to a 9/11 attack every day for 67 days.
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Ex-DHS official Miles Taylor reveals himself as Anonymous, who wrote...

Ex-DHS official Miles Taylor reveals himself as Anonymous, who wrote critically of Trump

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Barrett sits out as Supreme Court punts on Pennsylvania ballot deadline case

Barrett sits out as Supreme Court punts on Pennsylvania ballot deadline case

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Biden rips Trump for stranding supporters after Omaha rally

Biden rips Trump for stranding supporters after Omaha rally

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Judge sides with Virginia, but Robert E. Lee statue stays put for now

Judge sides with Virginia, but Robert E. Lee statue stays put for now

RICHMOND, Va. - A judge on Tuesday ruled in favor of the Democratic Virginia governor's plans to remove an enormous statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee - but said the... Read more ...

Obama blasts Kushner for suggesting that Black Americans need to 'want' to...

Obama blasts Kushner for suggesting that Black Americans need to 'want' to be successful

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De Blasio to New Yorkers: 'Do not travel out of state for the holidays'

De Blasio to New Yorkers: 'Do not travel out of state for the holidays'

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Justice Kagan Says Supreme Court 'Failed' To Protect Voters Amid Pandemic

Justice Kagan Says Supreme Court 'Failed' To Protect Voters Amid Pandemic

The liberal justices dissented as the Supreme Court ruled against extending Wisconsin's deadline to count mailed-in ballots received after Election Day. Read more ...

Medicare and Medicaid to cover early Covid vaccine

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