A leading epidemiologist whose work heavily influenced Britain’s lockdown measures said the coronavirus outbreak in the U_K_ is unlikely to worsen during the summer but that the outlook from September was “very unclear.”
Maryland residents are returning mail-in ballots for the state’s primary, and the highest-profile race Tuesday is the Democratic contest to be the nominee for Baltimore’s mayor
House Passes $484 Billion Bill for Small Business Aid The new bill was passed by a 388-5-1 vote. Four Republicans and one Democrat voted against the proposal, while independent Rep. Justin Amash of Michigan voted "present." The only Democrat who opposed it was Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who said that the bill did not do enough to help struggling individuals and governments. The proposal was sent to President Trump, who is expected to sign the new bill into law during a ceremony at noon EST on Friday. The latest stimulus package is meant to help small businesses and hospitals who have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. The funding will also help expand coronavirus testing, which is needed for Americans to start returning to normal life. After Trump signs the bill, the U.S. government’s emergency response will total more than $2.5 trillion across four bills.
President Donald Trump is declaring himself the “president of law and order” and signaling that he will stake his reelection efforts on convincing voters that his forceful approach to protests is warranted in a time of national tumult and racial unrest
It began with Attorney General Bill Barr standing with his hands casually in his pockets, surveying the scene at Lafayette Park across from the White House, where several thousand protesters had gathered for another night of demonstrations after the police killing of George Floyd
The bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington is sharply criticizing President Donald Trump for staging a visit to the historic St. John’s Church across from the White House
As the coronavirus and protests against police brutality have swept the nation, black female mayors including Atlanta's Keisha Lance Bottoms and Chicago's Lori Lightfoot have led the charge
President Donald Trump has blamed antifa activists for violence at protests over police killings of black people but antifa isn’t an organization — it’s an umbrella term for far-left-leaning militant groups