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Health Apr 14WATCH: Trump announces he’ll direct WHO funding to be frozen during coronavirus briefing
The president on Tuesday directed his administration to freeze funding to the World Health Organization, pending a review of its warnings about the coronavirus and China.
Nation Apr 13Trump says he’ll decide on easing guidelines, not governors
Trump has pushed to reopen the economy, which has plummeted as businesses have shuttered, leaving millions of people out of work and struggling to obtain basic commodities.
Politics Apr 13WATCH: Trump claims he has ‘total’ authority over reopening economy
Governors made clear Monday they wouldn’t tolerate pressure to act before they deem it safe.
Health Apr 12Signs missed and steps slowed in Trump’s pandemic response
By the time President Donald Trump first spoke publicly about the coronavirus, it may already have been too late.
Nation Apr 08WATCH: New CDC guidelines loosen rules on essential workers who’ve been exposed to the virus
The new guidelines are being issued as the nation mourns more than 14,000 deaths from the virus and grapples with a devastated economy and medical crises from coast to coast.
Nation Apr 08CDC considers loosening guidelines for some exposed to virus
The public health agency, in conjunction with the White House coronavirus task force, is considering an announcement as soon as Wednesday, Vice President Mike Pence said.
Health Apr 06WATCH: Trump, White House coronavirus task force hold news briefing
Speaking at his daily press briefing on Monday, Trump said Biden "gave me his point of view" and confirmed an earlier statement from the Biden campaign that the former vice president offered some suggestions on how to deal with the…
Nation Apr 033M fires back at Trump over order to produce more face masks, stop exports
The company said the administration asked it to stop exporting medical-grade masks to Canada and Latin America, which the company said raises “significant humanitarian implications” and will backfire by causing other countries to retaliate against the U.S.
Nation Apr 03Americans should cover faces when outside, CDC recommends
New federal guidelines Friday recommend that Americans wear face coverings when in public to help fight the spread of the new coronavirus. President Donald Trump immediately said he had no intention of following the advice himself, saying, “I'm choosing not…
Health Apr 02Trump administration moves toward broader use of face masks
The recommendations, still being finalized Thursday, would apply to those who live in areas hard-hit by community transmission of the virus that causes COVID-19.