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Trump's top trade adviser issued coronavirus memos in January and February suggesting millions could die with trillions in economic losses

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Who is Dominic Raab? What we know about the man who is Boris Johnson's 'designated survivor' as prime minister

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Boris Johnson is in intensive care for coronavirus treatment. Here's what happens if he becomes too ill to remain prime minister

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Boris Johnson spent the night in intensive care receiving oxygen treatment after his coronavirus symptoms worsened

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LIVE UPDATES: Trump economic advisor warned about human and economic cost of coronavirus in late January

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Trump says phone call with Biden is 'really wonderful,' and he fully understands Biden's point of view 10 days after Biden blasted his handling of the coronavirus

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Trump dismissed a government report — based on surveys from more than 300 hospitals — detailing 'severe' shortages in COVID-19 tests and protective equipment

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Acting Navy secretary apologizes for scathing criticism of fired captain in speech to aircraft carrier crew

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Trump blames states for not having enough ventilators, but California is stepping in to help, even as it prepares for a surge in cases

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Australia's High Court overturns sexual abuse convictions for George Pell, a former advisor to Pope Francis and Australia's most senior Catholic cleric

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Airbnb could run out of cash in one year, even with the $1 billion it just raised, because of how devastating the coronavirus is on its business

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'You will never make it': Trump mocks a reporter after he asked about an inspector general report on hospital shortages

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Boris Johnson tested positive for COVID-19 and is being treated in the ICU. Experts explain the possible fallout of other world leaders catching the coronavirus.

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A court blocked the Governor of Wisconsin's attempt to move the state's April 7 primary elections to June 9

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Dr. Fauci says America getting back to normal and where it was before the coronavirus crisis 'might not ever happen' without a vaccine

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Trump says he will 'get involved' in the firing of Navy aircraft carrier captain because he doesn't 'want to destroy somebody for having a bad day'

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Sen. David Perdue bought stock in a company that produces protective medical equipment the same day senators received a classified briefing on the coronavirus

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Boris Johnson has been put in an intensive-care unit after his coronavirus symptoms worsened

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In his resignation letter, fired inspector general Michael Atkinson urged whistleblowers to 'bravely speak up' and reminded them 'there is no disgrace in doing so'

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Trump said he 'always' took coronavirus seriously. Here's what he was actually doing.

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Lawmakers demand Trump's acting Navy secretary resign or be fired after he trashed an aircraft carrier captain to its crew

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A councilman claimed NYC has a contingency plan to dig trenches in city parks '10 caskets in a line' to bury people who died of the coronavirus

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New York just doubled the maximum fine for breaking social distancing rules to $1,000

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Half of the US hydroxychloroquine supply — the drug Trump touts as a possible coronavirus treatment — has been abruptly cut off

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'I felt like I had a belt around my chest': A congressman who was hospitalized for 8 days with the coronavirus tells his story

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The firing of the captain of the USS Theodore Roosevelt is the latest in a troubling Navy pattern

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'He kind of called us p---ies': Hear the US Navy's top official call a carrier captain 'stupid' to boos from sailors facing a coronavirus outbreak

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Gov. Cuomo says the New York curve might be flattening, but warns New Yorkers not to let their guard down

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Spain is moving to permanently establish universal basic income in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic

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Anthony Fauci's coronavirus approval rating in Florida is almost double Trump's, according to a new poll

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White House trade adviser Peter Navarro reportedly blew up at Dr. Anthony Fauci during a fraught coronavirus task force meeting

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An internal Pentagon plan from 2017 warned of a coronavirus outbreak – and a massive shortage of medical equipment

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In leaked speech to sailors, Navy secretary blasted fired carrier captain, railed at media, and blamed China for coronavirus

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A whopping 35 million Americans could lose their health insurance due to massive layoffs from coronavirus, new study says

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the ventilators Elon Musk's Tesla factories are making won't be done in time to help during the apex of the coronavirus outbreak

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Rudy Giuliani attempts to position himself as Trump's 'personal science adviser' as he pushes unproven coronavirus treatments

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China is trying to relax its severe coronavirus lockdown, but a series of forced re-closures shows how hard it is to get back to normal

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3 countries have started to slow the coronavirus with total lockdowns. Here's how long they took to work.

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The UK has ordered millions of coronavirus antibody tests which don't work and functional ones could be months away

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Boris Johnson has received oxygen treatment after being admitted to hospital for 'persistent symptoms of coronavirus'

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Boris Johnson's spokesman accuses Russia of spreading 'disinformation' after Russian state media claims the prime minister is on a coronavirus ventilator

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Ireland's prime minister, a former doctor, rejoined the health service and will work one shift a week to battle the coronavirus

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Boris Johnson's government has considered the possibility that the coronavirus may have accidentally leaked from a Chinese lab

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Trump says the US Navy hospital ship in New York City may soon be used to treat coronavirus patients

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The acting Navy secretary says he swiftly fired an aircraft carrier captain to avoid having Trump step in

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Trump is touting experimental drugs for COVID-19, saying they're 'not going to hurt' people. But the drugs have severe side effects, and misuse has led to poisoning and even death.

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Fired US Navy captain reportedly emailed his coronavirus warning because he believed his boss would have prevented it

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Trump suggests that Americans have 'nothing to lose' by taking 2 experimental drugs to treat coronavirus. But some people who rely on the medication to treat their arthritis or lupus can't get prescriptions because of increased demand.

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Italy, Spain, and France reported declines in daily coronavirus death tolls. Their governments don't plan to lift national lockdowns and social distancing rules anytime soon.

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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is taken to hospital for tests, 10 days after testing positive for coronavirus

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