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TRUMP FORGES AHEAD WITH BROADER AGENDA EVEN AS CORONAVIRUS UPENDS THE COUNTRY

The twin crises of a viral outbreak and an economic slowdown have not slowed the president's aggressive push to advance his policies...

RON RIVERA, STRUGGLING WITH TECHNOLOGY IN HIS NEW HOME, PREPS FOR REDSKINS' REMOTE DRAFT

Washington's coach, who describes himself as a "trained Gorilla" when it comes to technology, hasn't allowed his family's move or the...

 
 
 

TRUMP PREPARING TO UNVEIL SECOND CORONAVIRUS TASK FORCE, OFFICIALS SAY

A smaller panel made up of top administration and private-sector officials will focus on combating the pandemic's economic impact,...

CHRIS PAUL, TRAE YOUNG IN NBA'S PLANS FOR H-O-R-S-E COMPETITION

All-stars Paul and Young as well as the Bulls' Zach LaVine are reportedly expected to compete in the televised event.

 
 
 

TRUMP CAMPAIGN GREETS END OF DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY WITH TWO DISTINCT CAMPAIGNS AGAINST BIDEN

One is a competition for the ideological center of the country. The second is a fight for the mostly working-class populism of the...

PELOSI URGES GOP TO ‘COME TO THE TABLE' AND CONTINUE TALKS ON SMALL BUSINESS

In an interview with The Washington Post, the House speaker held her ground as Senate Republicans press ahead with the Trump administration's...

 
 
 

JAMEIS WINSTON ON BEING REPLACED BY TOM BRADY: ‘I GUESS THAT'S KUDOS TO ME'

The former Tampa Bay quarterback puts as positive a spin as he can on his ouster from the Buccaneers.

TRUMP'S RESISTANCE TO INDEPENDENT OVERSIGHT DRAWS BIPARTISAN SCRUTINY

The president's repeated defiance, which has largely defined his tenure, raises questions about whether any new safeguards created...

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS CRISIS HIGHLIGHTS TRUMP'S RESISTANCE TO CRITICISM - AND HIS DESIRE FOR FERVENT PRAISE

Examples range from Trump's suggestions of withholding aid from struggling state governments to his repeated refusal to take responsibility...

TRUMP'S COMPANY, SUFFERING FROM VIRUS-RELATED CLOSURES, MAKES RENT PAYMENT ON FLORIDA GOLF CLUB

The Trump Organization made its payment after the company had inquired about possible payment relief.

 
 
 

IN 2016, TRUMP WON VOTERS WHO DISLIKED BOTH CANDIDATES. IN 2020, BIDEN HAS THAT ADVANTAGE

At least for now.

ONE CALL AT A TIME, HE LISTENS AS AN ECONOMIC CRISIS UNFOLDS BECAUSE OF THE CORONAVIRUS. HE CAN'T HELP

Ted Kelly of the Philadelphia Unemployment Project has become the receptacle for a city's pain amid mass layoffs.

 
 
 

WITH BASEBALL PAUSED, THE NATIONALS AND JOSÉ ANDRÉS'S WORLD CENTRAL KITCHEN HUSTLE TO FEED THE NEEDY

The nonprofit group has partnered with the team to turn Nationals Park into a food production facility.

DATA ON THE FEDERAL DISTRIBUTION OF MEDICAL SUPPLIES DOESN'T SUGGEST POLITICAL FAVORITISM

A report released by the House Oversight Committee does show a relatively modest scale of assistance.

 
 
 

WHY EXACTLY IS PRESIDENT TRUMP LASHING OUT AT THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION?

Do his complaints have any merit, or is this another attempting to find a scapegoat?

SEN. MICHAEL F. BENNET ENDORSES BIDEN FOR PRESIDENT

The Colorado Democrat made his announcement hours after Sen. Bernie Sanders announced that he was leaving the Democratic race.

 
 
 

D.C. UNITED IN TALKS ABOUT CHRIS DURKIN'S PERMANENT MOVE TO BELGIAN CLUB

Homegrown midfielder was on loan to Sint-Truiden this season.

SEN. LOEFFLER, UNDER SCRUTINY FOR TRADES AMID CORONAVIRUS CRISIS, SAYS SHE WILL LIQUIDATE HER PERSONAL STOCK HOLDINGS

The Georgia Republican, who is facing a tough election race, said in a Wall Street Journal op-ed that she and her husband will liquidate...

 
 
 

CAPITALS' JOHN CARLSON IS FOCUSING ON THE PRESENT AS THE NHL SEASON REMAINS PAUSED

Carlson tallied 75 points in 69 games for the Capitals before the NHL paused its season.

D.C. UNITED FURLOUGHS ‘HANDFUL' OF EMPLOYEES AMID PANDEMIC

Coach Ben Olsen and General Manager Dave Kasper agree to defer some of their salary.

 
 
 



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Irish minister says people ‘will have to live alongside the virus' at some point

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