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Health Apr 27U.S. Health officials ready new guidelines as restrictions ease
The Trump administration is reviewing new federal plans designed to guide restaurants, schools and others as states look to gradually lift their coronavirus restrictions.
Economy Apr 24Trump signs $484 billion measure to aid employers, hospitals
The bill is the latest effort by the federal government to help keep afloat businesses that have had to close or dramatically alter their operations as states work to slow the spread of the virus.
Nation Apr 24Do not inject disinfectants, Lysol warns after Trump raises idea
The parent company of Lysol disinfectant warned Friday that its products should not be used internally to treat COVID-19 after President Donald Trump wondered about the prospect during a White House briefing.
Politics Apr 16WATCH: White House offers governors a road map for pandemic recovery
The new guidelines are aimed at easing restrictions in areas with low transmission of the coronavirus, while holding the line in harder-hit locations.
Health Apr 16Trump says new guidelines aim to lift some restrictions
President Donald Trump said he's prepared to announce new guidelines allowing some states to quickly ease up on social distancing even as business leaders told him they need more coronavirus testing and personal protective equipment before people can safely go…
Economy Apr 15CEOs raise concerns, urge caution as Trump looks to reopen economy
They, too, want to get the economy going but they have worries about whether there are enough coronavirus tests available to ensure workers can safely return to the job.
Economy Apr 14New Trump team to explore path to reopening U.S. economy
The council, which is not expected to include health officials, could bring to the forefront the push-pull tensions within the White House between economists and public health officials over how quickly to reopen the economy vs. proceeding cautiously to ensure…
Health Apr 05Surgeon general warns U.S. of ‘saddest week’ and ‘9/11 moment’
Surgeon General Jerome Adams offered some of the starkest warnings yet Sunday as he braced Americans for the worsening fallout from the new coronavirus, warning “this is going to be the hardest and the saddest week of most Americans’ lives,…
Politics Apr 05Trump suggests firing watchdog was payback for impeachment
Trump called Michael Atkinson a “disgrace” after informing Congress late Friday night that he intended to fire him. In letters to the House and Senate intelligence committees, Trump wrote that he had lost confidence in Atkinson but gave little detail.
Health Apr 04Trump says ‘toughest’ weeks ahead as coronavirus spreads
President Donald Trump warned Saturday that the country could be headed into its “toughest” weeks yet as the coronavirus death toll mounts, but at the same time he expressed growing impatience with social distancing guidelines and said he’s eager to…