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StoryGraph Biggest Story 2020-04-24 -- covid 19, social distancing, in new york city, public health experts, vice president mike pence

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Fox News Shows A Looming Disaster For Trump As Biden Leads In Florida

Without carrying Florida in November, it's difficult to imagine a scenario in which Donald Trump wins another four years in the White House.

Kamala Harris Shreds Trump For Wasting America's Time With Juvenile Press Briefings

Harris tore into Trump on Thursday for wasting the country's time each day with childish and fact-free coronavirus press conferences.

Trump Claims Only Blue States Are Struggling With Coronavirus Fallout

Since taking office, Donald Trump has made it clear that he doesn't care about any state that didn't contribute to his Electoral College victory.

Trump Wants To Inject People With Bleach To Kill Coronavirus

After a presentation on the effectiveness of bleach and rubbing alcohol on killing coronavirus, Trump asked if people could be injected with disinfectant.

New HHS Spokesman Has Deleted Racist Tweets Published As The Coronavirus Spread

Michael Caputo tweeted conspiracy theories and claimed "millions of Chinese suck the blood out of rabid bats."

Cuomo blasts McConnell for calling COVID-19 aid 'blue state bailouts'

Lamenting 'corrosive' politics and partisanship, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo joins Nicolle Wallace and blasted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for suggesting states hardest hit economically by COVID-19 should declare bankruptcy.

Home Alone at the White House: A Sour President, With TV His Constant Companion

As his administration grapples with reopening the economy and responding to the coronavirus crisis, President Trump worries about his re-election and how the news media is portraying him.

Trump Muses About Light as Remedy, but Also Disinfectant, Which Is Dangerous

At a briefing, the president promoted unproven treatments and asked Dr. Deborah Birx if she had heard of the success of sunlight as a tool against viruses.

1 in 5 New Yorkers May Have Had Covid-19, Antibody Tests Suggest

Accurate antibody testing is a critical tool to determine if the pandemic has slowed enough to begin restarting the economy.

Amid Signs Coronavirus Came Earlier, Americans Ask: Did I Already Have It?

New revelations have left people wondering about ailments early this year. Doctors are thinking back to unexplained cases. Medical examiners are looking for possible misdiagnosed deaths.

Biden’s strength with older voters could threaten Trump’s electoral path in 2020

While it’s unclear if the former vice president’s polling strength with seniors will carry over into November, the shifts are enough to reshape the dynamics of a close race.

Analysis | 3 takeaways from Thursday’s White House coronavirus briefing

Sunlight can kill the virus more quickly, and Trump sounds open to letting states and cities go bankrupt.

Mixed messages and martial metaphors: Trump sows confusion about how to reopen the country

The president has contradicted his experts, the nation’s governors and himself, issuing advice that changes by the day.

April 24 coronavirus news - CNN

The global coronavirus pandemic has brought countries around the world to a standstill. Here's the latest updates on worldwide Covid-19 cases, deaths, government responses, and more.

Dr. Sanjay Gupta shuts down Trump's medical claim - CNN Video

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Anderson Cooper talk to Dr. Leana Wen about President Trump's comments regarding the use of ultraviolet light or injections of disinfectant to try to kill coronavirus

Bleach and sunlight might kill the coronavirus on a park bench, but they can be harmful to the body

Bleach and sunlight can both kill the new coronavirus on surfaces outside the body, a federal official said Thursday at the daily White House briefing.

FDA commissioner weighs in on Trump's disinfectant claim - CNN Video

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Anderson Cooper ask FDA commissioner Dr. Stephen Hahn about President Trump's comments regarding the use of ultraviolet light or injections of disinfectant to try to kill coronavirus

Washington governor calls Mitch McConnell's suggestion that states file for bankruptcy 'nuts'

Washington Governor Jay Inslee reacts to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's statement that states should consider bankruptcy on "The View" Thursday, April 23, 2020.

Rep. Katie Porter: Congress should be 'leading by example' and allowing remote voting

Rep. Katie Porter (D-Calif.) said Thursday that Congress should be “leading by example” and allowing remote voting during the coronavirus pandemic.

Stunningly high reported New York infection rate illustrates coronavirus uncertainty

Recent analyses of testing for the coronavirus illustrate just how difficult it is to understand the nature of the pandemic, and the uncertainty facing President Trump and governors as they seek to ease restrictions while avoiding further outbreaks.

Chuck Schumer Pushes Debunked Trump Coronavirus ‘Hoax’ Claim On MSNBC – With No Pushback

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer pushed the debunked theory that President Donald Trump called the novel coronavirus a "hoax" on MSNBC Thursday.

Trump Rips WaPo Reporter: I'm the President, You Are Fake News

President Donald Trump on Thursday mocked Washington Post reporter Philip Ruckers during the White House press briefing. 

Trump Doesn't Appear To Have A Clue How Many Americans Have Died From The Coronavirus

It's one thing to not know how many Americans have died from this pandemic, but it's even worse that Donald Trump doesn't seem to even care.

Trump just mused about whether disinfectant injections could treat the coronavirus. Really.

It is highly unlikely that injecting humans with disinfectants will turn out to be a safe or effective treatment.

Trump Ponders Whether Light Or Disinfectant Injections Can 'Cure' Coronavirus

The president again pushed unproven treatments for COVID-19 that health officials are wary of.

Death Toll Climbs in California; House Passes Aid Package

President Trump said he would sign the $484 billion package, which replenishes a depleted small-business loan program. Another 4.4 million people filed for unemployment.

Coronavirus spread 'under the radar' in US major cities since January, researchers say

The novel coronavirus silently spread in the United States earlier than previously thought, infecting tens of thousands of people in New York and other major cities, researchers say.

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