AOC, Omar call for removing ‘profit motive’ from US coronavirus decisions, ‘nationalizing’ health care
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AOC, Omar call for removing ‘profit motive’ from US coronavirus decisions, ‘nationalizing’ health care

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. In videos posted Thursday night, far-left U.S. Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ilhan Omar push for a seemingly socialist overhaul of the U.S. government in reaction to the coronavirus outbreak. The first-term progressive Democratic congresswomen, from New York and Minnesota, […]

Russian plane with coronavirus medical gear lands in U.S. after Trump-Putin call
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Russian plane with coronavirus medical gear lands in U.S. after Trump-Putin call

MOSCOW/WASHINGTON – Russia sent the United States medical equipment on Wednesday to help fight the coronavirus pandemic, a public relations coup for Russian President Vladimir Putin after he discussed the crisis with U.S. President Donald Trump. Trump, struggling to fill shortages of ventilators and personal protective equipment, accepted Putin’s offer in a phone call on […]

To Fight Coronavirus, Experts Call For A National Shutdown. But What Comes Next? : Shots
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To Fight Coronavirus, Experts Call For A National Shutdown. But What Comes Next? : Shots

Pedestrians cross South Grand Avenue in Downtown Los Angeles after California Gov. Gavin Newsom issued a statewide stay-at-home order on March 19 to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Apu Gomes/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Apu Gomes/AFP via Getty Images As coronavirus infections rise across the United States, public health experts widely […]

The Latest: EU Leaders Call for 'Massive' Action on Virus | World News
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The Latest: EU Leaders Call for ‘Massive’ Action on Virus | World News

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. — EU leaders call for urgent, “massive” international action. — China temporarily bars all foreign nationals. — U.S. […]