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Italy's daily coronavirus death toll drops to lowest in 2 weeks, Singapore sees biggest case jump

Italy also said the number of patients in intensive care fell for the first time.

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Esper defends removing USS Theodore Roosevelt commander who sounded alarm over coronavirus

Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Sunday defended the recent removal of the commander of the USS Theodore Roosevelt, who warned that action was needed to save the lives of his crew from an outbreak of coronavirus, saying the move is an example of how "we hold l…

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Surgeon General: This week will be like a 'Pearl Harbor' and '9/11' moment

The US surgeon general said this week is going to be the "hardest and the saddest" for "most Americans' lives," describing the upcoming grim period of the coronavirus pandemic in the United States as a "Pearl Harbor moment" and a "9/11 moment."

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America’s low-key social distancers: Trump’s family

Their consistent advocacy for staying apart stands in contrast to the president’s wavering messages.

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Why Wear Face Masks in Public? Here’s What the Research Shows

With the coronavirus pandemic quickly spreading, U.S. health officials have changed their advice on face masks and now recommend people wear cloth masks in public areas.

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Trump defends decision to fire Ukraine watchdog Michael Atkinson, despite bipartisan concerns

Trump notified Congress Friday that he fired the inspector general who informed Congress about a whistleblower complaint about over his Ukraine call.

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California Gov. Newsom Says More Tests Coming; State Asks Public For Medical Supplies

More than 12,000 Californians have tested positive for the coronavirus. On Saturday, Gov. Gavin Newsom pledged to improve the state's testing capacity and asked the public for help obtaining supplies.

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Trump Talks Tough, Trudeau Won't Retaliate Over N-95 Masks

"The U.S. has certainly not cut off N-95 exports to Canada or Mexico," a senior Trump administration official told Newsweek one day after the president suggested the opposite.

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Coronavirus taking toll on nurses, doctors around the globe

The coronavirus is taking a serious toll on the doctors and nurses risking their lives while treating the disease. Carlo Palermo, head of Italy’s hospital doctors’ union was almost in tears when he…

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'It’s all very calculated': Team Biden 'feeling pressure' to put Andrew Cuomo on 2020 ticket

Some of Joe Biden's top fundraisers said they are feeling pressure from Gov. Andrew Cuomo's team to include him on the 2020 ticket following his rise in the national profile during the coronavirus pandemic.

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