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In the event of a second wave of COVID-19, healthcare workers will likely face more disaster than now.

Experts warn that COVID-19 will return

April 23, 2020

A second wave of COVID-19 cases will likely occur, probably around fall 2020, according to Forbes. Such patterns are typical of many pandemics, according to the Guardian. When h...

The New York National Guard distributes people through vehicles, at the feeding Westchester, who have distributed more than 2.5 million pounds of food to surrounding communities since the COVID-19 Pandemic began.

COVID-19 outbreak continues to worsen in the U.S.

April 22, 2020

The threat of COVID-19 continues to rise, even as the curve is beginning to flatten in some areas, the number of cases, lower than before, is still a lot. According to the New...

Pastor Glenn passed away from COVID-19 after holding a public sermon.

Religious leaders resist COVID-19 restrictions

April 20, 2020

As COVID-19 gradually progresses, The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has warned the public to avoid mass gatherings and significant events in order to social distance...

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer extended Michigan's stay-at-home order through April 30. The extension prompted a protest by frustrated residents of Michigan.

Michigan’s stay-at-home order provokes protest

April 18, 2020

Frustrated, residents of Michigan protested against the extension of the state's stay-at-home order. The Michigan Conservative Coalition (MCC) and Michigan Freedom Fund organi...

The World Health Organization (WHO) is an international group belonging to the United Nations dedicated to promoting worldwide health.

Trump defunds the World Health Organization

April 16, 2020

President Donald Trump has cut U.S. fundings to the World Health Organization (WHO), according to the New York Times. In response to questions raised over the credibility of the WH...

Dr. Anthony Fauci delivers remarks at a White House COVID-19 briefing on April 8.

Trump pushes to reopen economy despite risk to public

April 14, 2020

The U.S. is now facing over 554,000 cases nationwide, and on April 11, the U.S. set the global record of 20,000 deaths.  Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, believ...

The U.S. death toll due to COVID-19, as of April 11, 2020.

U.S. COVID-19 death toll sets global record

April 12, 2020

The United States recently passed Italy's death toll for COVID-19, setting the worldwide record with 20,000 deaths. According to the Associated Press, the number of recorded U.S. deaths due to COVID-19...

A U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) car roam the streets; President Donald Trump and the CBP are denying immigrants asylum in the U.S. due to concerns over COVID-19.

Trump uses COVID-19 pandemic to close southern border from immigrants

April 10, 2020

It has been President Donald Trump's goal to impede illegal immigration from Mexico since he started campaigning for office back in 2015. Due to COVID-19, Trump's ambitions have...

Relief checks from the $2 trillion stimulus package signed last month are expected to arrive as soon as next week.

Stimulus checks coming soon

April 9, 2020

Stimulus checks from the Treasury Department are expected to arrive as soon as next week, according to Larry Kudlow, the Director of the U.S. Economic Council. Checks designated...

The Oregon National Guard prepares the shipment of 140 ventilators to aid New York's shortage of ventilators.

National shortages in medical supplies create competition between states

April 7, 2020

Hospitals around the nation are continuing to struggle with the shortage of protective gear and medical supplies such as thermometers, disinfectants, medical gas, food, linens, and toi...

Roll call of the states during the third day of the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver, Colorado.

Democratic convention postponed until August

April 3, 2020

Concerns about the spread of COVID-19 have influenced the scheduling of the Democratic National Convention. The Democratic National Committee (DNC), the formal governing bo...

President Donald Trump speaks during a White House Coronavirus Task Force briefing at the White House, in the Rose Garden.

Trump extends federal guidelines for social distancing

March 31, 2020

On Sunday, President Donald Trump announced that federal guidelines for social distancing will remain for another 30 days, and may last until June if necessary.  The guidel...

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