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President Of Honduras Tests Positive For Coronavirus, Vows To ‘Beat This Pandemic’

President Of Honduras Tests Positive For Coronavirus, Vows To ‘Beat This...

Two children watch a national address by Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández on Tuesday, during which he confirmed he tested positive for the coronavirus. Orlando Sierra/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Orlando Sierra/AFP via Getty Images Two children watch a national address by Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández on Tuesday, during which he…
Mexico’s President Touts Reopening With The Country Mostly In Coronavirus Red Zone

Mexico’s President Touts Reopening With The Country Mostly In Coronavirus Red...

Commuters wait to board buses in Mexico City on Monday. Fernando Llano/AP hide caption toggle caption Fernando Llano/AP Commuters wait to board buses in Mexico City on Monday. Fernando Llano/AP Mexico's government has announced a nationwide lifting of coronavirus social distancing measures — with the exception of areas marked as red zones. Making the announcement…
President Trump Sides With Churches Asserting A Right To Reopen

President Trump Sides With Churches Asserting A Right To Reopen

Roman Catholic and Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod congregations in Minnesota plan to resume worship services in defiance of the state's ban on gatherings of more than 10 people. Jim Mone/AP hide caption toggle caption Jim Mone/AP Roman Catholic and Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod congregations in Minnesota plan to resume worship services in defiance of the state's ban…
President Trump Orders Flags To Fly At Half-Staff As U.S. Mourns Nearly 100,000 Dead

President Trump Orders Flags To Fly At Half-Staff As U.S. Mourns...

U.S. flags will fly at half-staff on federal and military posts through Sunday as President Trump orders a remembrance of the nearly 100,000 people who have died from COVID-19 in the U.S. Earlier this month, flags in the hard-hit state of New York flew at half their normal height to honor those lost to the…
President Trump Wants To Reopen Economy Despite CDC Warnings

President Trump Wants To Reopen Economy Despite CDC Warnings

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Betsey Stevenson, an economist at the University of Michigan, and Eric Toner, senior scholar at the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, about reopening the economy.
Why President Trump Is Not Offering Economic Relief To Cruise Industry

Why President Trump Is Not Offering Economic Relief To Cruise Industry

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The cruise industry is reeling from the effects of the coronavirus. Most ships are now docked and the industry has gotten no relief in the bills passed by Congress.
Mexico’s President Greets El Chapo’s Mom And Lawyer, Ignoring Coronavirus Rules

Mexico’s President Greets El Chapo’s Mom And Lawyer, Ignoring Coronavirus Rules

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Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador at a news conference at the presidential palace in Mexico City, on March 24. Marco Ugarte/AP hide caption toggle caption Marco Ugarte/AP Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador at a news conference at the presidential palace in Mexico City, on March 24. Marco Ugarte/AP Mexican President Andrés Manuel López…
President Trump Tests Negative For Coronavirus

President Trump Tests Negative For Coronavirus

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President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference about the coronavirus in the James Brady Briefing Room at the White House, Saturday, March 14, 2020. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption toggle caption Alex Brandon/AP President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference about the coronavirus in the James Brady Briefing Room at the White House, Saturday,…
President Trump Announces Economic Relief Measures Responding To Coronavirus Outbreak

President Trump Announces Economic Relief Measures Responding To Coronavirus Outbreak

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President Trump spoke Monday night about the coronavirus outbreak, announcing a payroll tax cut, help for hourly wage earners and loans for small businesses. Vice President Mike Pence also spoke.
President Trump Confirms 1st U.S. Coronavirus Death; U.S. Heightens Travel Warnings

President Trump Confirms 1st U.S. Coronavirus Death; U.S. Heightens Travel Warnings

President Trump speaks at the White House about the U.S. response to the spread of the novel coronavirus. Roberto Schmidt/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Roberto Schmidt/AFP via Getty Images President Trump speaks at the White House about the U.S. response to the spread of the novel coronavirus. Roberto Schmidt/AFP via Getty Images…

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