A day after Coronavirus Task Force coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx said the coronavirus is now “extraordinarily widespread,” President Trump contradicted her, claiming “evidence of progress.” “Very encouraging,” he said at a news conference Monday. “I have to add that the virus is receding.” However, while some states are seeing a decrease in daily cases, in […]
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President Trump and his top health officials on Thursday spoke about the importance of plasma donation from people who have antibodies, as the number of coronavirus deaths tops 150,000 in the U.S. Meantime, negotiations are stalled over the next relief package, with unemployment benefits set to expire Friday. CBS News’ Skyler Henry joins CBSN’s Elaine […]
As the U.S. surpassed 4 million cases of the coronavirus, it doesn’t appear to be slowing down. There seems to be a disconnect between the guidelines from medical experts and the public’s willingness to embrace it. That disconnect has baffled Dr. Michael Saag who contracted the virus and survived. He joins CBSN’s Tanya Rivero to […]
A new poll from Quinnipiac University found 62% of respondents think President Trump is hurting the country’s coronavirus response. Liz Goodwin, deputy bureau Washington bureau chief for the Boston Globe spoke to CBSN’s Tanya Rivero about how the President’s “sunny vision” of coronavirus is coming to odds with reality.
Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, is contradicting the president and warning Americans that a declining coronavirus death rate is not an indicator of success. CBS News chief Washington correspondent Major Garrett joins CBSN’s Elaine Quijano on “Red and Blue” to discuss the latest pandemic response.
A 60 Minutes investigation has found that federal officials knew many COVID-19 antibody testing kits had flaws, but allowed them to enter the U.S. market. Sharyn Alfonsi reports. Subscribe to the 60 Minutes Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1S7CLRu Watch Full Episodes of 60 Minutes HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1Qkjo1F Get more 60 Minutes from 60 Minutes: Overtime HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1KG3sdr Relive […]
President Trump is expected to hold another rally in Phoenix on Tuesday, despite Arizona reporting an increase of COVID-19 infections. This comes after several Trump campaign staffers contracted the coronavirus ahead of a rally this past weekend in Oklahoma. CBS News’ Skyler Henry joins CBSN’s Elaine Quijano with more.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is holding his daily coronavirus briefing Wednesday, a day after reporting the state’s lowest number of COVID-19 hospitalizations since March 20. He also reported a new low in the three-day rolling average for daily coronavirus fatalities. — Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnews Watch CBSN live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7c […]
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is holding his final daily coronavirus briefing on Friday, capping months of press conferences in which he gave updates 7 days a week on COVID-19’s spread in the state, measures to fight it, and its subsequent decline. — Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnews Watch CBSN live HERE: […]
The Gulf Coast fishing industry is struggling to stay afloat during the coronavirus pandemic. COVID-19 is also exacting a high cost from Minnesota hog and soy farmers. CBS News is chronicling what has changed for the lives of residents of some of the biggest battleground states in 2020 amid the coronavirus outbreak. CBS News 2020 […]