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Dr. Fauci Backed Controversial Wuhan Lab with Millions of U.S. Dollars for Risky Coronavirus Research...
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Biomedical research ultimately helps protect public health, Fauci argued. The Wuhan lab that received U.S. taxpayer money is suspected of playing a role in starting the Covid-19 pandemic.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-29 18:14 UTC
Schumer Warns of Massive Public Sector Layoffs Without Aid to States...
Chuck Schumer is warning of massive public sector layoffs in the absence of federal aid to state and local governments
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-28 21:12 UTC
Gannett has lots of layoffs, but little transparency...
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The Poynter Report is our daily media newsletter. To have it delivered to your inbox Monday-Friday, click here. Layoffs at Gannett. Firings at Fox. Changes coming to ESPN. And, as always, more White House coronavirus task force news. That and so much more
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-28 21:12 UTC
New York needs federal loan to pay state unemployment benefits...
New York has to borrow money from the federal government to pay its state unemployment benefits after more than a million newly jobless residents filed claims amid the coronavirus pandemic, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-28 06:06 UTC
Coronavirus Antibodies Present In Nearly 25% Of All NYC Residents, Cuomo Says...
Cuomo said 14.9% of those tested statewide tested positive for COVID-19 antibodies, which is up from the initial 13.9% in a previous sampling.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-27 19:13 UTC
NYC Announces 'Self-Swab' Coronavirus Testing, Hopes To Hire 1,000 Contact Tracers...
New York City is looking to streamline the coronavirus testing process and hire 1,000 health care professionals for its contact tracing program.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-27 19:13 UTC
Pentagon formally releases 3 Navy videos showing "unidentified aerial phenomena"...
"The aerial phenomena observed in the videos remain characterized as 'unidentified,'" a spokeswoman said.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-27 19:02 UTC
Antibody study finds 21% of New York City residents has had COVID-19...
New York City may have had nearly 2 million cases of COVID-19, according to an antibody study that revealed that 21% of tested NYC residents has had the virus, according to the New York Times . The information comes from testing done on 1,300 supermarket
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-23 20:11 UTC
As Bills Pile Up, Getting Unemployment Benefits In NY Is Still A “Kafkaesque Mess”...
I live paycheck to paycheck. I have no savings, and I spent my tax return on supplies for my child and my elderly parents. I just want to survive.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-23 05:46 UTC
Nearly all Covid-19 patients put on ventilators in New York's largest health system died, study finds...
Nearly all coronavirus patients who needed ventilators in New York's largest health system to help them breathe died, a study found.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-23 04:54 UTC
Trump Exempts Fortune 500's Foreign Labor Visa Workers from Immigration Curb (H-1B)...
Technology companies have reportedly pushed President Trump to betray his base by disregarding the core campaign promise he ran on by exempting their foreign labor supply from his temporary immigration shutdown.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-23 02:42 UTC
Second coronavirus wave could be deadlier, CDC chief warns...
The head of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned Tuesday that a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic expected this winter could be deadlier than the current pandemic — even as more states push to reopen their economies and lif
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-22 00:41 UTC
There Are No Such Things as Constitutional Rights...
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"A man's natural rights are his own, against the whole world; and any infringement of them is equally a crime, whether committed by one man, or by millions; whether committed by one man, calling himself a robber, (or by any other name indicating h
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-21 06:23 UTC
President Trump says he will 'temporarily suspend' immigration into the US...
The president tweeted that he'll be temporarily suspending immigration into the US because of the 'invisible enemy,' which is what he's called the new coronavirus.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-21 06:18 UTC
FDA says no need to wipe down groceries. CDC, epidemiology experts say otherwise....
The Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday that consumers don't have to worry about contracting the coronavirus from grocery packaging. However, the Centers for Disease Control and other experts say the opposite. What is the FDA saying? In a
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-17 16:16 UTC
Trump on 2A: 'Liberate' Michigan, Minnesota & Virginia...
President Donald Trump posted a series of comments on Twitter and Facebook on April 17 urging people to liberate the states of Michigan, Minnesota, and Virginia as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-17 16:14 UTC
Taxpayers who broke even stuck in coronavirus stimulus check purgatory...
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An IRS glitch appears to be stopping Americans who broke even on their latest tax returns from speeding up their coronavirus stimulus checks. Millions of people file federal income tax returns with
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-17 07:42 UTC
Joe Biden says Trump supporters believe 'all Mexicans are rapists and all Muslims are bad'...
JOE Biden says he believes members of President Trump's base support the notion that all Mexicans are "rapists" and all Muslims are "bad." Biden, who will face off against Trump in the presidential election, claims that the incumbent&#
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-17 03:20 UTC
Biden shoots down Cuomo as VP pick, says it's 'important' that a woman be his running mate...
Former Vice President Joe Biden this week dismissed the idea of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo as his running mate, doubling down on his previous vow to have a woman on the ticket.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-17 03:18 UTC
Michigan sheriffs buck Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's restrictive orders: She's 'overstepping her executive authority'...
Four county sheriffs in Michigan have announced opposition to Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's restrictive stay-at-home orders, arguing that the governor is "overstepping her executive authority" amid the coronavirus pandemic. In a news rele
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-04-17 03:17 UTC
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