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Twitter Users Mock Trump For Claiming He's Getting 'Great' COVID-19 Reviews

Twitter Users Mock Trump For Claiming He's Getting 'Great' COVID-19 Reviews

One person joked that The New York Times gave the president's coronavirus response four stars, but "Pandemic Weekly panned it."
Protesters Hang Effigy Of Kentucky Governor Outside Governor's Mansion

Protesters Hang Effigy Of Kentucky Governor Outside Governor's Mansion

They were accusing Gov. Andy Beshear of tyranny for his efforts to curb the coronavirus pandemic.
Dominic Cummings Has No Regrets Over Alleged Lockdown Breaches

Dominic Cummings Has No Regrets Over Alleged Lockdown Breaches

Boris Johnson's top aide is under intense pressure to resign over his out-of-town trips that fly in the face of the PM's COVID-19 lockdown regulations.
Joe Biden Makes His First Public Appearance In More Than 2 Months

Joe Biden Makes His First Public Appearance In More Than 2 Months

After months of campaigning virtually, the presumptive Democratic nominee left his home to lay a Memorial Day wreath.
Trump Whines Over Negative Golf Coverage While Attacking Biden, Obama

Trump Whines Over Negative Golf Coverage While Attacking Biden, Obama

Trump, who has frequently criticized Obama for playing golf while in office, complained that the media makes golfing "sound like a mortal sin."
Veterans Affairs Gives 1,300 Vets Unproven COVID-19 Drug Touted By Trump

Veterans Affairs Gives 1,300 Vets Unproven COVID-19 Drug Touted By Trump

Hydroxychloroquine has not been shown to be effective against the coronavirus and may even lead to fatal side effects.
As The Coronavirus Tore Through Seattle, These Sex Workers Built A Hand Sanitizer Factory

As The Coronavirus Tore Through Seattle, These Sex Workers Built A Hand Sanitizer Factory

On the streets, hand sanitizer is as important as condoms. So two sex workers and a vape-juice entrepreneur hatched a plan to produce gallons of it.
Trump Threatens To Move GOP Convention Unless Full Arena Is Allowed

Trump Threatens To Move GOP Convention Unless Full Arena Is Allowed

Trump criticized the governor of North Carolina, where the August event is slated to take place, for being "still in Shutdown mood" during the coronavirus pandemic.
Trump's Economic Adviser Calls Americans Facing Unemployment 'Human Capital Stock'

Trump's Economic Adviser Calls Americans Facing Unemployment 'Human Capital Stock'

In the interview with CNN, Kevin Hassett failed to mention that American workers would be risking their lives if there's a second COVID-19 spike.
U.S. Memorial Day Kicks Off Amid Lockdowns As Some Countries Begin Reopening

U.S. Memorial Day Kicks Off Amid Lockdowns As Some Countries Begin Reopening

President Trump was scheduled attend honorary ceremonies as America braced for a Memorial Day like no other.
Andrew Cuomo Congratulates His Daughter On College Graduation With A Promise

Andrew Cuomo Congratulates His Daughter On College Graduation With A Promise

The New York governor's youngest daughter, Michaela, graduated from Brown University amid the coronavirus pandemic.
GOP Gov. Rejects Divide Over Wearing Face Masks: 'This Is Not About Politics'

GOP Gov. Rejects Divide Over Wearing Face Masks: 'This Is Not About Politics'

Ohio's Mike DeWine joined North Dakota's Doug Burgum in urging people to set aside politics and put on masks.
Trump Flips Out After Biden Ad Rips Him For Golfing Amid Growing Death Toll

Trump Flips Out After Biden Ad Rips Him For Golfing Amid Growing Death Toll

Trump golfed twice over the weekend as the coronavirus death toll in the United States approached 100,000.
GOP Rep. Warns Trump On Wild Scarborough Murder Claim: 'Just Stop. It Will Destroy Us.'

GOP Rep. Warns Trump On Wild Scarborough Murder Claim: 'Just Stop. It Will Destroy Us.'

Rep. Adam Kinzinger is one of many reeling from Trump's meltdown attack on an outspoken critic in the press.
Chris Wallace Slams Kayleigh McEnany: 'I Never Saw A W.H. Press Sec. Act Like That'

Chris Wallace Slams Kayleigh McEnany: 'I Never Saw A W.H. Press Sec. Act Like That'

The Fox News anchor went after the White House press secretary for her behavior at Friday's press briefing.
Federal Judge Clears Way For Hundreds Of Thousands Of Ex-Felons To Vote In Florida

Federal Judge Clears Way For Hundreds Of Thousands Of Ex-Felons To Vote In Florida

“This ruling means hundreds of thousands of Floridians will be able to rejoin the electorate," the ACLU said.
White House Press Secretary: Golf Is Not OK While U.S. Mourns  (Trump Exempt)

White House Press Secretary: Golf Is Not OK While U.S. Mourns (Trump Exempt)

Kayleigh McEnany was talking about Barack Obama, not Donald Trump. And she was referring to the death of journalist Daniel Pearl in 2002, when Obama was an Illinois state senator.
Michigan Gov. Whitmer Says She Censors Herself On Trump To Keep Federal Aid

Michigan Gov. Whitmer Says She Censors Herself On Trump To Keep Federal Aid

Trump attacked Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Twitter after she spoke about her state’s struggle to get protective health care equipment during the coronavirus pandemic.
Trump Spreads Baseless Conspiracy Theory Accusing MSNBC Host Of Murder

Trump Spreads Baseless Conspiracy Theory Accusing MSNBC Host Of Murder

The president sent multiple tweets adding to his earlier insinuations that Joe Scarborough killed one of his former interns when he was a U.S. congressman in Florida.
Trump Doubles Down On Fact-Free Fraud Theory About Mail-In Voting

Trump Doubles Down On Fact-Free Fraud Theory About Mail-In Voting

Trump on Sunday called mail-in voting a "Scam!" — even though he personally took advantage of such voting himself.