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Inspector general who handled Ukraine whistleblower complaint says it is hard not to think he was fired by Tru..

Michael Atkinson, the former intelligence community watchdog, addressed his removal in a statement late Sunday.

The Washington Post 6 Apr 2020 10:52 am

Americans told to brace for Pearl Harbor moment as Trump warns parts of the nation to brace for peak

President Trump hailed numbers from New York showing a one-day decline in deaths while warning of New York and New Jersey, theyve really become a very hot zone.

The Washington Post 6 Apr 2020 5:49 am

Trump reportedly wanted to fire the US Navy captain who pleaded for 'immediate' coronavirus help

Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly reportedly told a colleague that President Donald Trump wanted to fire the commander of an aircraft carrier who warned of the co

BusinessInsider India 5 Apr 2020 11:47 pm

Unafraid to call out Trump, Hogan emerges as lead GOP voice for urgent action on pandemic

The Maryland governor made an early call for social distancing, and warns the D.C. region could be the next New York.

The Washington Post 5 Apr 2020 4:30 pm

New York coronavirus deaths surpass 3,500 as Trump urges states to share ventilators

President Trump again characterized the federal stockpile as backup and put the onus on states to secure ventilators.

The Washington Post 5 Apr 2020 6:02 am

Trump warns 'there will be a lot of death' and the US could be facing its 'toughest week' yet

Associated Press/Patrick SemanskyPresident Donald Trump speaks during a coronavirus task force briefing at the White House, Saturday, April 4, 2020, in Washington.Preside

BusinessInsider India 5 Apr 2020 4:54 am

Trump: There Will Be a Lot of Death Unfortunately

President Trump warned on Saturday that the coming days will be some of the worst for the coronavirus outbreak. Modeling shows New York, Detroit and New Orleans will hit

The Wall Street Journal 5 Apr 2020 4:41 am

Some top Sanders advisers urge him to consider withdrawing

A small group of Bernie Sanderss top aides and allies, including his campaign manager, are urging him to consider leaving the presidential race.

The Washington Post 5 Apr 2020 4:26 am

Making Sense of the N95 Mask Shortage

With medical workers facing shortages and the CDC recommending the voluntary use of face coverings, many are wondering when they can get access to N95 masks. WSJs Gerald

The Wall Street Journal 4 Apr 2020 5:30 pm

Relief Package Funds Coverage For Uninsured Coronavirus Patients

The Trump administration said Friday it will pay hospitals to treat uninsured coronavirus patients through a federal stimulus package. Those providers will not be allowed

The Wall Street Journal 4 Apr 2020 6:02 am

CDC Recommends Americans Wear Face Coverings Voluntarily

In a White House briefing on Friday, President Trump said the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending the voluntary use of face coverings for Americans

The Wall Street Journal 4 Apr 2020 5:56 am

Trump claims without evidence that Wisconsin's governor wants to move the primary to stop a conservative justi..

Win McNamee/Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump speaks in the press briefing room with members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force April 3, 2020 in Washington, DC.At

BusinessInsider India 4 Apr 2020 5:50 am

Wisconsin governor, in abrupt reversal, urges delay of Tuesdays primary

The governor calls a special legislative session to consider canceling in-person voting and extend the period for mail-in ballots.

The Washington Post 4 Apr 2020 5:36 am

Trump Organization has laid off about 1,500 employees as pandemic hits business

Most of the Trump Organizations properties have closed. It is inquiring about rent relief in Florida.

The Washington Post 4 Apr 2020 5:03 am

Trump assures U.S. oil companies will get federal help to offset pandemic effects on oil prices

Were going to make sure that they stay in good shape, Trump said; Energy Department plans to expand Strategic Petroleum Reserve.

The Washington Post 4 Apr 2020 5:02 am

New face mask guidance comes after battle between White House and CDC

Officials are additionally weighing a plan to distribute reusable cloth face coverings, starting with households in areas with high community transmission of coronavirus.

The Washington Post 4 Apr 2020 5:00 am

As Trump faces heat on coronavirus response, Republicans try to elevate Chinas role in domestic political deba..

GOP counters criticism of president by focusing on Beijings early coverup of the disease and evidence that the Communist Party is underreporting the number of cases.

The Washington Post 4 Apr 2020 4:35 am

The most prominent voice at coronavirus briefings is the least trusted one: Trumps

An analysis of briefings shows that the president usually does at least half the talking, despite being the least trusted source of information.

The Washington Post 3 Apr 2020 11:31 pm

Captain Fired by Navy Cheered by USS Theodore Roosevelt Sailors

Capt. Brett Crozier was cheered by fellow sailors as he disembarked the coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt. He was relieved of duty on Thursday after his superio

The Wall Street Journal 3 Apr 2020 11:20 pm

Federal judge says results from Wisconsin primaries on Tuesday cant be released for nearly a week

The order was made following the extension of a deadline for submitting absentee ballots that came in response to the coronavirus outbreak.

The Washington Post 3 Apr 2020 11:05 pm

Wisconsins decision to hold its primary marks a worst-case scenario for elections amid a pandemic

Confused voters are told to go to the polls Tuesday despite state and national leaders disproving of the election going forward

The Washington Post 3 Apr 2020 10:53 pm

Zuck TV: Mark Zuckerberg has seized the pandemic to recast his image from tech oligarch to reliable talkshow h..

FBMark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, talking to Gavin Newsom on Facebook Live.Mark Zuckerberg is conducting interviews on Facebook with political and public health leade

BusinessInsider India 3 Apr 2020 10:48 pm

World leaders have failed to identify a single coronavirus antibody test which is accurate enough for use

G7 leaders on Friday discussed the search for a home coronavirus antibody test that could allow an early exit from the international COVID-19 lockdown.The tests are desig

BusinessInsider India 3 Apr 2020 10:40 pm

Trump taps former Kavanaugh clerk to fill vacancy on powerful D.C. appeals court

Justin Walker, 37, has served for just over five months as a judge for the Western District of Kentucky. McConnell has actively promoted the nomination with the president

The Washington Post 3 Apr 2020 10:11 pm

The Energy 202: Trump may be shooting from the hip with oil deal tweets, industry experts say

Trumps suggestion of a truce between Russia and Saudi Arabia may be premature.

The Washington Post 3 Apr 2020 5:45 pm

The Health 202: Here are the stories of medical professionals being upended by coronavirus fight

Doctors and specialists described their experiences to The Health 202.

The Washington Post 3 Apr 2020 5:08 pm

The Cybersecurity 202: Researchers praise Zooms quick pledge to fix a slew of security and privacy problems

The coronavirus crisis fueled the online meeting companys huge rise.

The Washington Post 3 Apr 2020 5:03 pm

In Ecuador's Epicenter, Families Forced to Leave Dead Outside

The coronavirus has overwhelmed hospitals and morgues in Ecuador's largest city, forcing people to leave bodies on the streets. WSJs Ryan Dube explains how Guayaquil offe

The Wall Street Journal 3 Apr 2020 5:03 pm

Coronavirus Update: New Advice on Masks and Global Cases Top One Million

The U.S. may advise people in coronavirus hot spots to wear cloth face masks, a $350-billion loan program for small businesses launches today and cases world-wide surpass

The Wall Street Journal 3 Apr 2020 4:30 pm

Indian doctors have an unexpected problem while battling Coronavirus

Several incidences of abusive behavior across the country show that health workers are facing unexpected problems while battling the deadly Coronavirus pandemic. There we

BusinessInsider India 3 Apr 2020 11:43 am

Jared Kushner's coronavirus team - deemed a frat party by one official - reportedly used personal email accoun..

Jared Kushner has recruited a team of individuals, including friends and people from the private sector, to help the White House with its coronavirus response, according

BusinessInsider India 3 Apr 2020 11:12 am

White House expected to urge Americans to wear face coverings in public to slow spread of coronavirus

Officials have been considering whether to recommend face coverings be worn in public because of increasing evidence that infected people without symptoms can spread the

The Washington Post 3 Apr 2020 5:48 am

Federal judge declines to postpone April 7 presidential primaries in Wisconsin

The decision came amid worries that holding elections during the coronavirus pandemic could risk public health and curtail access to the polls.

The Washington Post 3 Apr 2020 5:28 am

Commander of confusion: Trump sows uncertainty and seeks to cast blame in coronavirus crisis

Trumps machinations have a dogged showmans quality, trying to erase memories from his two months of playing down the covid-19 threat.

The Washington Post 3 Apr 2020 5:01 am

What you should know from Thursdays White House coronavirus briefing

President Trump, Steve Mnuchin, Jared Kushner, Vice President Pence and others answered questions at the briefing.

The Washington Post 3 Apr 2020 4:57 am

IRS to begin issuing $1,200 coronavirus payments April 9, but some Americans wont receive checks until Septemb..

The Trump administration is rushing to issue the funds, but the process for many households will be delayed.

The Washington Post 3 Apr 2020 4:35 am

The US Navy just fired a commander for creating 'little bit of a panic' on his aircraft carrier reeling with c..

Senior Navy officials relieved a commander of an aircraft carrier on Thursday for a loss of confidence, four days after he sent a letter urging for more assistance in dea

BusinessInsider India 3 Apr 2020 4:18 am

Trump campaign calls Sessions delusional, asks for him to stop promoting ties to the president

A letter sent this week to the Alabama Senate candidate took issue with the former attorney general for referencing his strong support for his former boss.

The Washington Post 3 Apr 2020 12:00 am

Stimulus Package Renews Spotlight on Universal Basic Income

Do the stimulus checks being sent to individuals to help in the coronavirus crisis count as a form of universal basic income? Andrew Yang thinks so. But, as WSJs Jason Be

The Wall Street Journal 2 Apr 2020 10:37 pm

Wealthy cities have more coronavirus cases but, in New York, poorer communities are more affected

Data from New York City show how income relates to the spread of the coronavirus including how income might affect the response.

The Washington Post 2 Apr 2020 10:22 pm

Pelosi announces new select committee to oversee coronavirus response, setting up clash with Trump over $2 tri..

Now that Congress has passed and President Trump has signed a $2 trillion rescue package for the coronavirus epidemic, oversight of the massive legislation emerges as an

The Washington Post 2 Apr 2020 10:15 pm

The Energy 202: Oil executives to meet Trump to discuss price crash during coronavirus pandemic

But theyre divided on the role the federal government should play to stem the bleeding.

The Washington Post 2 Apr 2020 5:47 pm

Which states are resisting tougher coronavirus measures?

The White House signaled Tuesday that it will continue to defer to states like Florida about things like stay-at-home orders. Meanwhile, the situations in some of these s

The Washington Post 2 Apr 2020 5:42 pm

The Finance 202: Trump administration is struggling to distribute coronavirus stimulus money to people and sma..

Turns out its not so easy to give away $2.2 trillion.

The Washington Post 2 Apr 2020 5:38 pm

The Health 202: Age or illness makes one-quarter of Americans more vulnerable to coronavirus complications

Cases are spiking in places where people are older and sicker.

The Washington Post 2 Apr 2020 5:24 pm

The Cybersecurity 202: States plan to expand mobile voting amid coronavirus pandemic, despite security concern..

States weigh increasing access to voting during a crisis with cybersecurity risks.

The Washington Post 2 Apr 2020 5:01 pm

Motion Sick? This Tech Company Thinks It Might Have a Solution

If youve read a book in a car, you probably know what motion sickness feels like. WSJs Tim Higgins visits Massachusetts-based ClearMotion, which is betting its suspension

The Wall Street Journal 2 Apr 2020 4:30 pm

2 charts lay bare how the US coronavirus outbreak is growing far faster than anywhere else in the world, while..

MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump at a daily briefing on the coronavirus in the White House on March 31, 2020.As President Donald Trump resists press

BusinessInsider India 2 Apr 2020 4:20 pm

Anthony Faucis security is stepped up as doctor and face of U.S. coronavirus response receives threats

Government officials have grown concerned about his safety as well as communications from fervent admirers.

The Washington Post 2 Apr 2020 5:41 am

What you need to know from Wednesdays White House coronavirus briefing

Anthony Fauci said it's an open question if life will go back to normal by this summer.

The Washington Post 2 Apr 2020 5:29 am