Rules once lifted are reimposed to try to curb new outbreaks
Countries around the world are reimposing lockdowns and implementing new health checks at their borders in an effort to curb a resurgence of the coronavirus before it spins even further out of control.
McConnell: GOP virus proposal for schools, others out soonSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he'll begin to roll out details of the new COVID-19 relief package to senators as soon as next week and suggested it will include new funding for school reopenings, some unemployment benefits and money for health care providers
Judge halts execution amid claims inmate isn't mentally fitA judge on Wednesday halted the execution of a man said to be suffering from dementia, who had been set to die by lethal injection in the federal government's second execution after a 17-year hiatus.
Trump looks to scale back environmental reviews for projectsx President Donald Trump is expected to announce a new federal rule to speed up the environmental review process for proposed highways, gas pipelines and other major infrastructure, a move that critics are describing as the dismantling of a 50-year-old environmental protection law.
Trump trades arenas for Rose Garden in attack on BidenPresident Donald Trump transformed an event that was supposed to highlight his China policy into an impromptu campaign rally, delivering an expansive and often meandering broadside against Democratic rival Joe Biden on trade, policing and his son's business practices, among other topics.
Profile of a killer: Unraveling the deadly new coronavirusSeven months after the first patients were hospitalized in China battling an infection doctors had never seen before, the world's scientists and citizens have reached an unsettling crossroads.
Statue of Black protester replaces toppled UK slave traderAn artist has erected a statue of a Black Lives Matter protester atop the plinth in the English city of Bristol once occupied by the toppled statue of a slave trader
Great Lakes water temperatures blowing away recordsThis coming heat could push water temperatures to historic levels across all of the lakes with the likely exception of Superior.
Pence heads to Louisiana amid renewed surge in virus casesVice President Mike Pence insisted Tuesday schools should reopen to in-person instruction for students, making the point in Louisiana as the state has reemerged as one of the nation's hot spots for the coronavirus only months after signs pointed to a successful outbreak response.
White House virus task force member says 'none of us lie'WASHINGTON -- A top member of the White House coronavirus task force said Tuesday that "none of us lie" to the public, an accusation President Donald Trump had retweeted, and that while kids need to be back in school as Trump insists, "we have to get the virus under control." Adm. Brett Giroir's comment came a day after Trump shared a Twitter post from a former game show host who, without evidence, accused government medical experts at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, among others, of "lying."
Lives Lost: London's Hackney Marshes will miss head refereeThe best referees are largely invisible, keeping order unobtrusively and letting the players decide the game
Man blamed for nearly half Sri Lanka virus cases speaks outHe is known in Sri Lanka as 'úPatient 206,'Ě linked by officials to nearly half of the island nation's more than 2,600 coronavirus cases, including hundreds of navy sailors sent into a slum area to find and isolate his contacts
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