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Trump promises to sign Executive Order today to punish Facebook and Twitter after he was fact-checked on two tweets

Trump promises to sign Executive Order today to punish Facebook and Twitter after he was fact-checked on two tweets

President Donald Trump on Thursday will sign an executive order in retribution for Twitter appending a “get the facts” label on two of his tweets that were not only false but designed to suppress the
Here’s a major risk for coronavirus spread that everyone seems to be overlooking

Here’s a major risk for coronavirus spread that everyone seems to be overlooking

A public health expert warned that the coronavirus can linger in the air and infect others. Joseph Allen, director of the Healthy Buildings program at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, told
Coronavirus map of the US: latest cases state by state

Coronavirus map of the US: latest cases state by state

Coronavirus: world map of deaths and casesCoronavirus: latest US updatesCoronavirus: latest global updatesWith countries all over the world affected by the coronavirus pandemic, the US has emerged as
Newborn baby who has Down syndrome is already best pals with her twin sister who doesn’t

Newborn baby who has Down syndrome is already best pals with her twin sister who doesn’t

Josie Frantz and twin sister Jaclyn are just three weeks old, but already share a very close bond
'You lot can’t rattle me': John Boyega defends explicit anti-racism posts in wake of George Floyd death

'You lot can’t rattle me': John Boyega defends explicit anti-racism posts in wake of George Floyd death

The Star Wars actor expanded on his defiance of racist social media users in an Instagram Live videoJohn Boyega has been praised for a series of uncompromising social media posts speaking out about
Brother of George Floyd calls for death penalty for police involved

Brother of George Floyd calls for death penalty for police involved

Philonese Floyd said: ‘They need to be convicted and get the death penalty’ while family could meet with prosecutor as early as todayThe brother of George Floyd, the black man killed by police in
US unemployment hits 40m – in pictures

US unemployment hits 40m – in pictures

America cities and towns are dealing with some of the highest unemployment rates since the Great Depression Continue reading...
High school wrestling coach posted photo that mocked George Floyd’s death — but insists ‘I’m not a racist’

High school wrestling coach posted photo that mocked George Floyd’s death — but insists ‘I’m not a racist’

A high school wrestling coach in the town of Spanaway, Washington drew criticism this week after he wrote a Facebook post that mocked the death of George Floyd and defended the police officers
Central Park incident just one more example of white women using their status to terrorize black men: NYT’s Charles Blow

Central Park incident just one more example of white women using their status to terrorize black men: NYT’s Charles Blow

Amy Cooper is just the latest example of white women using their privilege and femininity to terrorize black men, according to a new column from Charles Blow. The New York Times columnist explains
How coronavirus contact tracing works in a state Dr. Fauci praised as a model to follow

How coronavirus contact tracing works in a state Dr. Fauci praised as a model to follow

After weeks of keeping people home to “flatten the curve,” restrictions on U.S. businesses are loosening and the coronavirus pandemic response is moving into a new phase. Two things will be critical
New Zealand epidemiologist: ‘We look at Trump’s behavior and we’re horrified’

New Zealand epidemiologist: ‘We look at Trump’s behavior and we’re horrified’

To learn how New Zealand has largely eliminated COVID-19, we continue our extended interview with Michael Baker, an epidemiologist who is a member of the New Zealand Ministry of Health’s Technical
Gwen Carr, mother of Eric Garner, ‘horrified’ over death of George Floyd in Minneapolis

Gwen Carr, mother of Eric Garner, ‘horrified’ over death of George Floyd in Minneapolis

NEW YORK — The mother of Eric Garner, who died after screaming “I can’t breathe!” in 2014 while in a banned NYPD chokehold, was “horrified” to hear those words repeated by another black man dying at
‘Do you understand now?’ LeBron James says George Floyd’s death was the reason Kaepernick knelt

‘Do you understand now?’ LeBron James says George Floyd’s death was the reason Kaepernick knelt

LeBron James and several celebrities joined the chorus of protesters calling for justice in the death of George Floyd.The NBA superstar posted a side-by-side photo of Floyd with an officer’s knee in
US justice department says inquiry into George Floyd's death a 'top priority'

US justice department says inquiry into George Floyd's death a 'top priority'

FBI prosecutors and investigators assigned to ‘robust’ inquiryProtests followed George Floyd’s killing by police on Monday The US Department of Justice said on Thursday it had made its investigation
Trump White House hammered for covering up their own economic projections as jobs vanish

Trump White House hammered for covering up their own economic projections as jobs vanish

The Trump White House has decided against releasing midyear economic projections this summer, breaking precedent at a time when unemployment is expected to top 20 percent. The Washington Post reports
Joe Scarborough can sue for defamation — and ‘it could require Mr. Trump to pay substantial punitive damages’: Legal expert

Joe Scarborough can sue for defamation — and ‘it could require Mr. Trump to pay substantial punitive damages’: Legal expert

MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough may have a defamation case against President Donald Trump, according to one legal expert. Peter Schuck, an emeritus professor of law at Yale and visiting professor at the
New study links Fox News viewership to higher non-compliance with stay-at-home orders

New study links Fox News viewership to higher non-compliance with stay-at-home orders

Researchers at Columbia University and the University of Chicago linked Fox News viewership with reduced compliance with states’ stay-at-home orders in a new working paper published by the National
‘Murderer lives here’ scrawled outside police officer’s home after George Floyd killing

‘Murderer lives here’ scrawled outside police officer’s home after George Floyd killing

There are calls for Derek Chauvin, 44, to face murder charges after he was filmed pinning George Floyd to the ground with his knee moments before he died.
AIDS activist turned epidemiologist on Trump’s ‘genocide’ and Deborah Birx’s ‘horrific’ deadly compromise

AIDS activist turned epidemiologist on Trump’s ‘genocide’ and Deborah Birx’s ‘horrific’ deadly compromise

No matter how much Donald Trump and his agents misrepresent, obfuscate, deny, distort, spin or outright lie about the coronavirus pandemic, a basic truth remains very clear. Trump and his regime’s
Trump completely silent on police killing of George Floyd as Biden demands federal probe

Trump completely silent on police killing of George Floyd as Biden demands federal probe

“George Floyd deserved better and his family deserves justice. His life mattered, I’m grateful for the swift action in Minneapolis to fire the officers involved—they must be held responsible for their