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Why Native Americans took Covid-19 seriously: 'It's our reality'

Coronavirus is novel to the world, but the impact on native communities is anything but a new experienceCoronavirus – live US updatesLive global updatesIn the first few weeks of 2020, as president Donald Trump dismissed and mocked warnings about a novel virus killing people faraway in China, Native American leaders were taking the deadly threat seriously.And they were right. Continue reading...
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A dodgy dossier? How News Corp hyped a US government reading list into a China coronavirus 'bombshell'

A Murdoch media exclusive about China covering up the origin of Covid-19 appears to be based on an unclassified US state department reference paper It was touted as a world exclusive – a “bombshell dossier” that exposed China’s “batty science” and backed up Donald Trump and US claims that Beijing was covering up the true origin of Covid-19.Rupert Murdoch’s Sydney tabloid, the Daily Telegraph, went big with a Saturday morning splash and six pages of reporting attributed to “a dossier prepared by ...
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Facing death threats and no pay, mayors are the front-line commanders of the coronavirus pandemic

Mayors are the commanders of President Donald Trump's "federally supported, locally executed" approach to the coronavirus.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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'You have to respond forcefully': Can Joe Biden fight Trump's brutal tactics?

The former vice-president faces a fog of insinuations, accusations and smears. Aides insist he is up to the taskBarack Obama adds star power to Joe Biden’s campaignOnce, Joe Biden was adamant. He would wait until after the November election to give his opponent a nickname: “Former president Donald Trump.” Related: Family values: why Trump's children are key to his re-election campaign Continue reading...
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Global report: 'disaster' looms for millions of children as WHO warns of second peak

Children at risk of forced labour; WHO says don’t assume cases will keep declining; US brings forward Brazil travel ban to TuesdayCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe coronavirus pandemic will have a “disastrous” impact on children’s rights worldwide, making them more vulnerable to forced labour and underage marriage, a rights group has said, as the World Health Organization warned of an “immediate second peak” in cases if restrictions were lifted too soon.Millions of ...
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As stark 100,000 deaths landmark looms, Trump pursues his political obsessions

Sometime in the next few days, the 100,000th American will succumb to Covid-19 in a pandemic that President Donald Trump once predicted would just "miraculously" disappear.
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Trump honors fallen soldiers as nation battles against virus

President Donald Trump honored America's war dead in back-to-back Memorial Day appearances colored by an epic struggle off the battlefield, against the coronavirus.
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Donald Trump delivers Memorial Day address, returns to golf course – video

US president Donald Trump marked the Memorial Day weekend with visits to Arlington National Cemetery, Fort McHenry and his Trump National Golf Club. Trump delivered a speech at Fort McHenry thanking those serving in the military as the country battles the 'invisible enemy', Covid-19. The president also returned to the golf course for the first time since early March on the same weekend US coronavirus deaths closed in on 100,000Trump spends Memorial Day weekend golfing and insulting female politi...
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Trump honors war dead in events colored by pandemic

President Donald Trump honored America's war dead Monday in back-to-back Memorial Day appearances colored by an epic struggle off the battlefield, against the coronavirus.
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Trump has spent far more time at golf clubs than Obama had at same point

Criticized for golfing twice on a Memorial Day weekend during which the US coronavirus death toll approached 100,000, President Donald Trump responded Sunday and Monday by drawing attention, again, to former President Barack Obama's golfing.
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Fact check: Trump has spent far more time at golf clubs than Obama had at same point

Criticized for golfing twice on a Memorial Day weekend during which the US coronavirus death toll approached 100,000, President Donald Trump responded Sunday and Monday by drawing attention, again, to former President Barack Obama's golfing.
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Pandemic takes toll on Trump properties while President golfs at one

President Donald Trump golfed this weekend at his Virginia country club, signaling to the nation that it should start returning to normal.
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Despite Being Allowed To Reopen, Some Churches Hit Hard By Coronavirus Not Rushing To Resume Meetings

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Religious services in California will look much different under rules unveiled Monday that limit attendance to 100 people and recommend worshippers wear masks, limit singing and refrain from shaking hands or hugging. The state released guidance under which county health departments can approve the reopening of churches, mosques, synagogues and other houses of worship. They have been closed since Gov. Gavin Newsom issued a stay-at-home order in March to slow the spread of the c...
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Trump gives himself 'great reviews' on 'The Chinese Virus' on Memorial Day

The cruelty is the point. Impeached and manifestly unfit president Donald Trump spent Memorial Day 2020 doing what he does every other day. Tweeting disinformation about the coronavirus pandemic that has killed nearly 100,000 Americans and shows no sign of stopping, despite Trump's repeated lies. “Great reviews on our handling of Covid 19, sometimes referred to as the China Virus,” tweeted Trump on Monday, May 25, 2020. “Ventilators, Testing, Medical Supply Distribution, we made a lot of Gov...
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World Health Organization Halts Trials of Trump's 'Miracle' Covid-19 Drug, Citing Safety Concerns

The World Health Organization (WHO) is temporarily suspending clinical trials of hydroxychloroquine as an experimental coronavirus treatment amid mounting safety concerns. Surprising no one, it appears the antimalarial drug might not be the “miracle” covid-19 treatment that President Donald Trump has hyped it up to be.Read more...
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Analysis: Trump may be tiptoeing toward a break with Xi

The last time the US and China reached a point of confrontation over Hong Kong, President Donald Trump had a strong incentive to play it cool. Now, as China tries to impose a new security law on the territory, the opposite may be the case.
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Trump may be tiptoeing toward a break with Xi

The last time the US and China reached a point of confrontation over Hong Kong, President Donald Trump had a strong incentive to play it cool. Now, as China tries to impose a new security law on the territory, the opposite may be the case.
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Trump honors war dead in events colored by pandemic's threat

President Donald Trump honored America's war dead Monday in back-to-back Memorial Day appearances colored by an epic struggle off the battlefield, against the coronavirus.
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Trump Marks Memorial Day By Calling Rep. Who Is A Marine Vet An ‘American Fraud’

President Donald Trump marked Memorial Day by calling Rep. Conor Lamb (D-PA), a Marine Corps veteran, an “American fraud.” Sean Parnell is an American Hero. Connor Lamm has proven to be an American fraud, and a puppet for Crazy Nancy Pelosi. He said he would NOT vote for her for Speaker, and did. Will kill 2A. Voted to impeach (on nothing). A TOTAL & COMPLETE Sean Parnell Endorsement! https://t.co/v1OnY0MI8m — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 25, 2020 Besides the misspelling, Lamb ca...
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WHO Halts Trial Of Trump’s Anti-Malaria Drug After Study Finds Higher Mortality Rate In COVID Cases

World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesu announced on Monday that the organization is temporarily suspending its drug trial of hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malaria drug President Donald Trump has persistently claimed to treat COVID-19 despite having no scientific evidence. Ghebreyesu said during a press briefing that researchers heading the WHO’s Solidarity Trial will stop the trial to hold a review after the Lancet’s sweeping study on hydroxychloroquine found...
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Ilhan Omar says she believes woman who claims Joe Biden sexually assaulted her

Democrat "squad" member Ilhan Omar says she believes sexual assault allegations against Joe Biden but would vote for him anyway to defeat Donald Trump.In a Tweet defending her support of accuser Tara Reade, the Minnesota congresswoman said that "believing survivors is consistent with my values".
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Google Removes QAnon Apps From Play Store for Violating Terms

Google last week removed three apps related to the QAnon conspiracy theory from its Play Store digital marketplace. From a report: The apps -- called QMAP, Q Alerts! and Q Alerts LITE -- were taken down for violating Google's policies against "harmful information," the company said. The removal was earlier reported by Media Matters for America, a progressive not-for-profit. The QAnon conspiracy theory has become popular among a group of supporters of President Donald Trump. One claim is that cel...
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‘It Feels Good To Be Out Of My House’: Biden Makes First In-Person Appearance In 2 Months

Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden attended his first in-person event in months Monday since he started self-isolating at his Wilmington home amid the coronavirus pandemic. Biden wore a mask, in stark contrast to President Donald Trump, and told reporters it “feels good to be out of my house” after laying a wreath for Memorial Day at a Delaware veterans park. From a Bloomberg reporter: Biden says his message to the country on Memorial Day is “Never forget the sacrifices that these men ...
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Trump adviser Kevin Hassett: 'Our human capital stock is ready to go back to work'

White House adviser Kevin Hassett said the quiet part out loud just now: “Our human capital stock is ready to go back to work.” White House adviser Kevin Hassett: "Our human capital stock is ready to go back to work." #HumanCapitalStock pic.twitter.com/Yl9KwJf6KP — Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) May 25, 2020 [Captured by Vox media journalist Aaron Rupar]
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Places Of Worship Allowed To Reopen In California If They Limit Congregants; Face Coverings Required

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — New guidelines have been released by California Gov. Gavin Newsom that will allow places of worship to reopen, albeit with restrictions. The guidelines were released on Monday and stipulate that places of worship can reopen for in-person services as long as they limit their number of congregants to 25 percent of building capacity – with a maximum of 100 attendees at one time. READ: The Full List Of Guidelines For Allowing Church Services To Resume Worshipers will be required...
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North Carolina's Democratic governor is the target of Trump's convention push

President Donald Trump has found his convention scapegoat: North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper.
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Forest Lawn moves its Southern California Memorial Day tribute online amid coronavirus crisis

Forest Lawn-Glendale presented a live stream Memorial Day observance from inside the Hall of Crucifixion-Resurrection due to coronavirus restrictions. Soprano Alannah Garnier sang the National Anthem on Monday, May 25, 2020. (Photo by Dean Musgrove, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Forest Lawn-Glendale presented a live stream Memorial Day observance from inside the Hall of Crucifixion-Resurrection due to coronavirus restrictions on Monday, May 25, 2020. (Photo by Dean Musgrove, Los Angeles Daily ...
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Trump honors fallen soldiers on Memorial Day in twin events

President Donald Trump honored America's fallen service members on Monday as he commemorated Memorial Day in back-to-back appearances in the midst of the pandemic.
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Trump And Pence Threaten To Yank RNC Out NC If Guv Doesn’t Allow Full Attendance At Event

President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence are holding the upcoming Republican National Convention (RNC) hostage to force North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper (D) to reopen his state enough to let the event space in Charlotte reach full capacity even during the COVID-19 outbreak. “Unfortunately, Democrat Governor, @RoyCooperNC is still in Shutdown mood & unable to guarantee that by August we will be allowed full attendance in the Arena,” Trump tweeted on Monday morning. He demanded that C...
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Memorial Day: Biden wears face mask for first public appearance in 10 weeks but Trump refuses to

Joe Biden has appeared in public for the first time in more than two months to mark Memorial Day.In contrast to Donald Trump who has not worn masks during public appearances, both Mr Biden and his wife Jill Biden wore black face masks to lay a wreath a memorial for World War II and Korean War veterans in Delaware.
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