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Pelosi says Trump ‘messing with’ children’s health on school reopenings

Pelosi says Trump ‘messing with’ children’s health on school reopenings

Published 12/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused President Donald Trump of “messing with” children’s health on Sunday and said federal guidelines on reopening schools [more…]

U.S. Congress needs compromise to extend COVID-19 unemployment payments, Pelosi says

U.S. Congress needs compromise to extend COVID-19 unemployment payments, Pelosi says

Published 12/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Sunday she believes U.S. lawmakers can find a compromise on extending jobless benefits and unemployment [more…]

In a first, Trump dons masks in visit to a military medical facility

In a first, Trump dons masks in visit to a military medical facility

Published 12/07/2020

BETHESDA, Md. (Reuters) - President Donald Trump, who has avoided wearing a mask in public even as the coronavirus pandemic spread, donned one on Saturday [more…]

‘Witch Hunt’: Trump commutes longtime adviser Roger Stone’s prison sentence

‘Witch Hunt’: Trump commutes longtime adviser Roger Stone’s prison sentence

Published 12/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump commuted the sentence of his longtime friend and adviser Roger Stone, sparing him from prison after he was convicted [more…]

Mandatory masks, Mickey at a distance as Walt Disney World reopens

Mandatory masks, Mickey at a distance as Walt Disney World reopens

Published 12/07/2020

(Reuters) - Mickey waved from a distance and visitors wore colorful face masks with mouse ears on Saturday as Florida’s Walt Disney World opened to [more…]

Trump’s planned order on ‘dreamer’ immigrants will not include amnesty -White House

Trump’s planned order on ‘dreamer’ immigrants will not include amnesty -White House

Published 11/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s planned executive order on immigration will not include amnesty for migrants who are in the United States illegally [more…]

Prosecutors may not get Trump tax records until after election, experts say

Prosecutors may not get Trump tax records until after election, experts say

Published 11/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New York City prosecutors are very likely to obtain President Donald Trump’s tax returns after a major U.S. Supreme Court ruling, but [more…]

Pandemic exposes scientific rift over proving when germs are airborne

Pandemic exposes scientific rift over proving when germs are airborne

Published 11/07/2020

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The coronavirus pandemic has exposed a clash among medical experts over disease transmission that stretches back nearly a century - to the [more…]

Trump rally in New Hampshire postponed, White House cites tropical storm

Trump rally in New Hampshire postponed, White House cites tropical storm

Published 10/07/2020

MIAMI (Reuters) - A campaign rally for President Donald Trump set for Saturday in New Hampshire has been postponed by a “week or two” because [more…]

Despite 2020 crises and falling polls, Trump campaigns like it is 2016

Despite 2020 crises and falling polls, Trump campaigns like it is 2016

Published 10/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Faced with sliding poll numbers and multiple national crises, President Donald Trump has leaned into a familiar campaign strategy of divisive rhetoric [more…]