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As the number of coronavirus infections in the US surges for the third day in a row to more than 69,000 cases, President Donald Trump has appeared for the first time in public wearing a face mask, at a medical facility outside Washington. Mr Trump has eschewed the wearing of face coverings in public, previously …

President Donald Trump demanded on Thursday to ‘stop this nonsense’ and ‘open our schools’ as he accused Democrats with playing politics on keeping kids out of classrooms. ‘We have to open our schools. Open our schools. Stop this nonsense. We open our schools,’ the president said during an event with Hispanic leaders in the Rose …

California coronavirus cases hit 10,000 in a day as Trump backs therapy drugs over vaccine As entertaining as all this is, let’s not forget that the real issue at the moment remains the coronavirus. California reported more than 10,000 new cases of Covid-19 on Tuesday, a record rise for a single day that also surpassed …

Arizona recorded more coronavirus deaths, infections, hospitalizations and emergency-room visits in a single day than ever before in a crisis, in a day across the Sunbelt that sent a shudder through other parts of the country and led distant states to put their own reopening plans on hold. “Put a mask on it” Vice President …

Dr. Tom Frieden, the former director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said the recent surge in coronavirus cases across parts of the country is the result of the virus’s spreading, not increased testing, as President Donald Trump has argued. “As a doctor, a scientist, an epidemiologist, I can tell you with 100% …

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Facebook said Friday that it will flag all “newsworthy” posts from politicians that break its rules, including those from President Donald Trump. CEO Mark Zuckerberg had previously refused to take action against Trump posts suggesting that mail-in ballots will lead to voter fraud, saying that people deserved to hear unfiltered statements …

The messaging service Viber, the fifth biggest with more than a billion users around the world, is severing all ties to Facebook as part of a growing boycott of the company by commercial partners. The campaign, initially started in the US after Facebook’s refusal to take action against posts from Donald Trump which critics said …

Republicans are sharing the ‘breaking points’ that convinced them not to vote for President Donald Trump for a second term. The question was posed on Reddit on Sunday night, with user BenTCinco asking those who voted for Trump in 2016 what made then decide to abandon him in November. The thread has earned thousands of replies, …

9.50am EDT 09:50 Supreme Court rejects 10 gun rights cases The Supreme Court has declined to take up 10 cases related to gun rights, which will leave in place lower-court decisions on issues such as owning assault weapons and openly carrying firearms. Justices Clarence Thomas and Brett Kavanaugh wrote a dissenting opinion on the court’s …

President Donald Trump’s has defended himself after he appeared to struggle lifting a glass of water and descending a staircase at his graduation speech at West Point. During the speech on Saturday, Trump used two hands to sip from a glass of water, and then gingerly descended a ramp as he looked at his feet and …