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Coronavirus News Roundup

State unemployment benefit requests up 28% last week; fraudulent claims abound The…

  • May 22nd, 2020

 

U.S. births fall for fifth consecutive year to 35-year low

U.S. births fall for fifth consecutive year to 35-year low Bloomberg News…

  • May 20th, 2020

 

Trump threatens to freeze aid to states over vote by mail

By Dave Goldiner and Chris Sommerfeldt New York Daily News President Donald…

  • May 20th, 2020

 

Celebrity law firm won’t pay ransom to hackers claiming to have ‘dirty laundry’ on Trump

LOS ANGELES — A $42 million ransom demand for hacked files that…

  • May 19th, 2020

How recent tax cuts and tariffs could make coronavirus recession worse

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump’s pre-pandemic economic blueprint of massive tax…

  • May 19th, 2020

Coronavirus News Roundup

Study finds that enzymes in cannabis could treat COVID-19 Researchers at the…

  • May 19th, 2020

Scientis: Massive landslide-caused tsunami could hit Prince William Sound

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A landslide in Prince William Sound could trigger a…

  • May 18th, 2020

U.S. death toll in coronavirus outbreak surpasses 90,000

By Tyrone Beason Los Angeles Times The U.S. death toll from COVID-19…

  • May 18th, 2020

Barr says he doesn’t expect criminal probe into Obama or Biden

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Attorney General William Barr said he doesn’t expect the…

  • May 18th, 2020

Coronavirus vaccine from Moderna shows hopeful signs

By Robert Langreth Bloomberg News An experimental vaccine from Moderna Inc. showed…

  • May 18th, 2020

Coronavirus News Roundup

2020 Thurston County Fair canceled in response to COVID-19 OLYMPIA — The…

  • May 15th, 2020

Wuhan reopened last month. Now, new coronavirus infections spark fresh restrictions and fear

WUHAN, China — Red lanterns swung in the wind above beeping thermometers.…

  • May 13th, 2020

Social distancing not as effective as hoped, new modeling shows

By Jeremy Olson Minneapolis Star Tribune New modeling by Minnesota researchers of…

  • May 13th, 2020

‘Darkest winter in modern history’ may be ahead, whistleblower to testify

By Emily Kopp CQ-Roll Call WASHINGTON, D.C. — A Trump administration health…

  • May 13th, 2020

FBI, DHS announce probe of Chinese hacking of COVID-19 research

By Gopal Ratnam CQ-Roll Call WASHINGTON, D.C. — The FBI and the…

  • May 13th, 2020

Coronavirus News Roundup

From Daily World wire services Facebook removes 2.5 million posts selling masks,…

  • May 12th, 2020

L.A. County likely to leave stay-at-home orders in place through July

By Colleen Shalby Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles County’s…

  • May 12th, 2020

Residents of low-wage red states collect biggest stimulus checks

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Residents of lower-income states that voted for President Donald…

  • May 12th, 2020

Fauci warns of ‘really serious’ consequences if states reopen too quickly amid the coronavirus

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert,…

  • May 12th, 2020

Coronavirus News Roundup

Trump to keep virus task force after Pence floated pulling plug President…

  • May 6th, 2020