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Steven Mnuchin wins praise for Coronavirus stimulus bill negotiations

Alfredo Ortiz, president and CEO of the conservative Job Creators Network, didn’t recognize the number on his ringing cellphone, so he didn’t answer. The voicemail surprised him. It was Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin, who was seeking [...]

Save the Shale Oil Industry.

Facebook Twitter Email Print The coronavirus pandemic is dramatically changing the world; the shock to the global economy cannot be understated. Hardly immune from the turbulent markets, a coronavirus-induced global recession has compounded [...]

Trump’s April challenge: Leaning into the ‘deep state’ to quell a raging crisis

*/ ]]> Everyone in the White House owns — or wants to own — a piece of the administration’s coronavirus response. Vice President Mike Pence is officially running the coronavirus task force. Senior adviser Jared Kushner has propped [...]

Donald Trump can’t delay general election, legal experts say

The rash of states postponing or modifying their primary elections because of the coronavirus raises a question: Can President Trump delay or cancel November’s elections and extend his presidency because of the crisis? In a word, no, according [...]

Egypt’s Female Lion Tamers Show the Men How to Do It

For Ms. el-Helw, though, lions are a family business. Her grandmother Mahassen was the Arab world’s first female lion tamer, and her father, Ibrahim, was a star of Egypt’s state-run National Circus during its heyday in the 1980s. Her [...]

Trump now urging U.S. to hunker down through April

President Donald Trump. By DAN GOLDBERG 03/29/2020 06:24 PM EDT Updated: 03/29/2020 06:49 PM EDT */ ]]> President Donald Trump Sunday evening extended the social distancing guidelines through April 30 in an effort to slow the [...]

Life Tabernacle, Louisiana church, flouts coronavirus gatherings ban

CENTRAL, La. — Hundreds of people flouted Louisiana’s COVID-19 ban on gatherings, coming on buses and in personal vehicles to the first of three Sunday services at their church a day after New Orleans police broke up a funeral gathering [...]

Coronavirus Live Updates: State and City Leaders Clamor for Medical Supplies as U.S. Cases Top 135,000

Mayor Bill de Blasio, and many other elected leaders, stress their urgent needs for medical supplies. New York City has a one-week supply of medical supplies to care for any New Yorker who is sick, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Sunday, [...]

Rhode Island ends specific restrictions on New Yorkers — by making them national

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo | AP Photo Gov. Gina Raimondo wants out-of-state visitors to self-quarantine. By BILL MAHONEY and JOSH GERSTEIN 03/29/2020 01:06 PM EDT Updated 03/29/2020 02:48 PM EDT 2020-03-29T02:48-0400 Share [...]

Pennsylvania deaths, cases of COVID-19 continue to increase

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Pennsylvania increased by more than 640 over the past day and four more people died, the state Health Department announced Sunday. The state’s health secretary, Dr. Rachel [...]