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Trump wears mask in public for 1st time in COVID-19 pandemic

Trump wears mask in public for 1st time in COVID-19 pandemic

President Trump wore a mask during a visit to a military hospital on Saturday, the first time he has been seen in public with the type of facial covering recommended by health officials as a precaution against spreading or becoming infected by the novel coronavirus.Trump flew by helicopter to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center…

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Trump Says Areas With Surging Coronavirus Cases Are ‘Going To Be Fine’

Trump Says Areas With Surging Coronavirus Cases Are ‘Going To Be Fine’

In another unfounded bout of wishful thinking about the coronavirus, President Donald Trump said Friday that areas where coronavirus cases have surged are “going to be fine.”In an interview with Noticias Telemundo, reporter José Díaz-Balart noted the recent increases in COVID-19 infections in the U.S. and asked Trump if the country was “losing the war”…

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Trump to give July 4th address at scaled-back White House party as coronavirus cases spike

Trump to give July 4th address at scaled-back White House party as coronavirus cases spike

WASHINGTON – The explosion of coronavirus cases isn't stopping President Donald Trump from hosting a July 4th party Saturday at the White House, despite objections from public health officials.This year's Independence Day event is somewhat scaled back – there won't be armored military vehicles on display at the Lincoln Memorial, as happened last year –but the White House still…

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Trump Insisted At His Tulsa Rally That He Can Use A Ramp

Trump Insisted At His Tulsa Rally That He Can Use A Ramp

President Donald Trump spent more than 10 minutes bragging about his ability to walk down a ramp and drink water out of a glass during his Saturday campaign rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where COVID-19 infection rates are on the rise.The rally billed by the president's reelection campaign as a massive relaunch was instead marked by…

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Trump confronted with grim COVID-19 milestone | TheHill

Trump confronted with grim COVID-19 milestone | TheHill

President TrumpDonald John TrumpJustice says it will recommend Trump veto FISA bill Fauci: Nominating conventions may be able to go on as planned Poll: Biden leads Trump by 11 points nationally MORE’s plans to attend a historic space launch were spoiled Wednesday by bad weather, causing him to return to Washington without giving a planned…

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President Trump Suspends Travel from Brazil over Coronavirus Concerns

President Trump Suspends Travel from Brazil over Coronavirus Concerns

President Donald Trump suspended travel from Brazil to the United States on Sunday as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to worsen in South America. The order, which will take effect on May 28 at 11:59 p.m. ET, denies entry to “all aliens” who were in Brazil two weeks prior to their attempt to gain entry into the…

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Trump defends use of hydroxychloroquine for Covid-19

Trump defends use of hydroxychloroquine for Covid-19

US President Donald Trump has defended his use of a prescription malaria drug to try to ward off the coronavirus despite medical warnings, saying it was up to individuals to make their own decisions. Without offering any evidence, Mr Trump told reporters during a visit to the US Capitol that he thinks hydroxychloroquine "gives you an additional…

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Trump says he takes hydroxychloroquine to prevent COVID-19

Trump says he takes hydroxychloroquine to prevent COVID-19

President Trump said Monday that he is taking the controversial drug hydroxychloroquine — an antimalaria drug that the Food and Drug Administration has warned against widespread use — along with zinc as preventative measures against the coronavirus. "I get a lot of tremendously positive news on the hydroxy and I say, hey, you know the…

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Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort transferred to home confinement

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort transferred to home confinement

Coronavirus Updates Breaking News Emails Lives To Remember Silenced By Amazon? Paul Manafort Released Coronavirus Relief Bill Ahmaud Arbery Navajo Nation Documentary News US World Politics Entertainment Health MoneyWatch Technology Science Crime Sports U.S. woman "wanted internationally" over deadly U.K. car crash Warship that survived Pearl Harbor, bomb tests found in Pacific Chinese hackers are…

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Whistleblower: Trump official ignored warning on drug, virus

WASHINGTON (AP) — A government scientist was ousted after the Trump administration ignored his dire warnings about COVID-19 and a malaria drug President Donald Trump was pushing for the coronavirus despite scant evidence it helped, according to a whistleblower complaint Tuesday.Rick Bright, former director of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, filed the complaint…

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