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White House blocks Fauci from testifying before House panel next week

The White House is blocking Anthony S. Fauci from testifying before a House subcommittee investigating the coronavirus outbreak and response, arguing that it would be “counterproductive” for him to appear next week while in the midst of participating in the government’s responses to the pandemic.The White House issued a statement about Fauci’s testimony shortly after…

Kim Jong Un Is Said to Have Attended Factory Opening

SEOUL—North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was said to have attended a Friday ribbon-cutting ceremony about 30 miles north of Pyongyang, the regime’s state media reported, though no photographs or video footage were released. Rumors have swirled about Mr. Kim’s health, after he failed to show for a key April 15 national ceremony honoring the…

Post says: #MeToo hypocrisy of Joe Biden, Democrats exposed

May 1, 2020 | 6:40pm | Updated May 1, 2020 | 7:11pm Remember “Believe All Women”? The rallying cry for Democrats and their allies in their bid to derail Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination is out the window now, not two years later. They insist that Tara Reade’s charge that her then-boss sexually assaulted her…

FDA Authorizes Gilead’s Remdesivir for COVID-19

A temporary authorization for emergency use during the pandemic follows two successful clinical trials. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) to Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) to use its investigational antiviral drug remdesivir to treat COVID-19. President Trump made the announcement in the Oval Office along with Gilead Chief Executive Officer…

Canadian PM Trudeau Bans All Assault-Style Firearms

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's ban on assault-style weapons will not take full effect for two years. Jens Meyer/AP hide caption toggle caption Jens Meyer/AP Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's ban on assault-style weapons will not take full effect for two years. Jens Meyer/AP Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced a ban on all assault-style…

Coronavirus live updates: US approves remdesivir drug for patients

TIMES OF INDIATHE TIMES OF INDIA | May 02, 2020, 05:20:20 ISTThe novel coronavirus has now affected over 30 lakh people across the globe. Over 2 lakh patients have died due to the virus that originated in China's Wuhan. Meanwhile , In India, the cases have surged to over 35,000. 1152 people have died due…

Romney proposes ‘Patriot Pay’ raise for essential workers fighting coronavirus

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here.Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, proposed a pay raise for essential workers on Friday who are braving the front lines of the novel coronavirus outbreak.The temporary bonus, known as "Patriot Pay," would amount to an increase of $12 per hour in May, June, and July,…

Five special trains ferrying stranded people, more to run in coming wks

NEW DELHI: A day after the Centre said buses will be used to take migrant workers to their home states, the Indian Railways also started six ‘Shramik Special’ trains to transport workers, students and tourists following a go-ahead from the home ministry. With several states approaching the railways, the special trains will be a regular…

Amid a Rising Coronavirus Death Toll, Trump Leaves the Grieving to Others

white house memoPresident Trump has led no national mourning for the more than 63,000 Americans who have died from the coronavirus, emphasizing confidence about the future rather than dwelling on the present.President Trump appears reluctant to talk about the 63,000 people who have died from the coronavirus in the United States.Credit...Doug Mills/The New York TimesApril…

North Korea’s Kim Jong-un appears in public amid health rumors

File photo.SEOUL: North Korean state media says leader Kim Jong-un has made his first public appearance in 20 days amid rumors about his health. The Korean Central News Agency said Saturday that he attended a ceremony marking the completion of a fertilizer factory in Suncheon, near the capital of Pyongyang, with other senior officials, including…

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(CNN)Facing an unabating pandemic, abysmal poll numbers and an economic slump, President Donald Trump has made a series of media appearances this week where he appeared deflated and resorted to fearm…

Trump goes after FBI director Wray, whom he appointed, and issues warning to Barr

(CNN)President Donald Trump on Thursday again attacked his own FBI director, whom he appointed, and pushed Attorney General William Barr to pressure the Justice Department's investigation of the Russ…