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Cuomo on possible New York quarantine: ‘I don’t think it’s legal’ and it would be a ‘federal declaration of war’Cuomo on possible New York quarantine: ‘I don’t think it’s legal’ and it would be a ‘federal declaration of war’

Cuomo on possible New York quarantine: ‘I don’t think it’s legal’ and it would be a ‘federal declaration of war’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday in an interview with CNN that he didn't believe a possible New York…

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Beware stimulus check scamsBeware stimulus check scams

Beware stimulus check scams

The federal government hasn't issued a single stimulus check yet, but scammers are already trying to steal the money from…

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo moves state’s presidential primaryNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo moves state’s presidential primary

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo moves state’s presidential primary

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the state's presidential primary election will be postponed from April 28 until June 23…

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Trump says he’s considering short-term quarantine of New York, New Jersey, parts of ConnecticutTrump says he’s considering short-term quarantine of New York, New Jersey, parts of Connecticut

Trump says he’s considering short-term quarantine of New York, New Jersey, parts of Connecticut

President Donald Trump said Saturday that he's considering a short-term quarantine of New York state, and surrounding areas, as cases…

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Former Oklahoma Sen. Tom Coburn has diedFormer Oklahoma Sen. Tom Coburn has died

Former Oklahoma Sen. Tom Coburn has died

Former Oklahoma Sen. Tom Coburn died at his home Saturday, according to a statement from his family. He was 72.

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Thousands of grounded planes. Nearly empty fights. How the coronavirus is affecting US airlinesThousands of grounded planes. Nearly empty fights. How the coronavirus is affecting US airlines

Thousands of grounded planes. Nearly empty fights. How the coronavirus is affecting US airlines

Thousands of grounded planes. Nearly empty flights. Airports that look like ghost towns.

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Postal Service forced to keep working despite shortages of cash and protectionPostal Service forced to keep working despite shortages of cash and protection

Postal Service forced to keep working despite shortages of cash and protection

United States Postal Service workers, who are still delivering and sorting mail at distribution centers around the country even as…

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Trump opens the door to calling up former active service members for coronavirus fightTrump opens the door to calling up former active service members for coronavirus fight

Trump opens the door to calling up former active service members for coronavirus fight

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Friday afternoon that could potentially lead to former active duty military members being…

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How Kentucky’s Democratic governor helped shape Mitch McConnell’s coronavirus planHow Kentucky’s Democratic governor helped shape Mitch McConnell’s coronavirus plan

How Kentucky’s Democratic governor helped shape Mitch McConnell’s coronavirus plan

As Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell negotiated his chamber's $2 trillion coronavirus response package, he was turning to a Democrat…

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One nation, under coronavirus: How two weeks changed AmericaOne nation, under coronavirus: How two weeks changed America

One nation, under coronavirus: How two weeks changed America

President Donald Trump announced a 15-day plan on March 16 to "slow the spread" of the coronavirus pandemic that has…

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Experts are warning coronavirus puts the integrity of the 2020 election at risk. Here’s what could happen in NovemberExperts are warning coronavirus puts the integrity of the 2020 election at risk. Here’s what could happen in November

Experts are warning coronavirus puts the integrity of the 2020 election at risk. Here’s what could happen in November

As states scramble to delay their spring primaries, election professionals and voting experts are anxiously looking ahead to November and…

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Analysis: The surprising rise of Andrew CuomoAnalysis: The surprising rise of Andrew Cuomo

Analysis: The surprising rise of Andrew Cuomo

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's daily coronavirus pandemic press conferences have become must see television. Democrats have been praising them,…

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The US hits a grim new record as Trump continues to preach optimismThe US hits a grim new record as Trump continues to preach optimism

The US hits a grim new record as Trump continues to preach optimism

The US is now the world leader in coronavirus infections, with more than 100,000 as of Friday. That includes more…

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Fact check: Trump makes another round of misstatements during coronavirus briefingFact check: Trump makes another round of misstatements during coronavirus briefing

Fact check: Trump makes another round of misstatements during coronavirus briefing

Inaccuracies about the stock market. Baffling statements about a closed GM plant. Stating you can call coronavirus the flu.

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Biden offers to talk to coronavirus victims’ families and nearly offers his phone numberBiden offers to talk to coronavirus victims’ families and nearly offers his phone number

Biden offers to talk to coronavirus victims’ families and nearly offers his phone number

Joe Biden nearly offered his cell phone number to family members of coronavirus victims on national television Friday night as…

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