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Coronavirus Live Updates: White House and Congress Reach $2 Trillion Stimulus Deal

Coronavirus Live Updates: White House and Congress Reach $2 Trillion Stimulus Deal

Health care workers around the world are asking for help. “What do you want?” “PPE.” “When do you need it?” “Now.” They’re in desperate need of more PPE, also known as personal protective equipment. Stocks of the critical gear are disappearing during the coronavirus pandemic. Doctors say they are rationing …

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European Heart Rhythm Association Cancels March Congress

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What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 9, 2020 — Joining a rapidly expanding list of canceled medical congresses, the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA) today announced that it has canceled its annual meeting scheduled for March 29-31 in Vienna. “I am very sad to inform you …

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Trump had contact with Collins, Gaetz

Trump had contact with Collins, Gaetz

President Donald Trump had contact with two Republican congressmen before their announcements Monday that they were entering self-quarantine after learning they had been previously exposed to someone since diagnosed with coronavirus. Rep. Doug Collins of Georgia shook hands with Trump last Friday when the president traveled to Atlanta to visit …

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Super Tuesday Virginia primary results: Joe Biden wins

Super Tuesday Virginia primary results: Joe Biden wins

WASHINGTON — Former Vice President Joe Biden has won the Virginia Democratic primary, according to an NBC News projection. The win may portend a strong showing for Biden on Tuesday night, when Democratic voters will award more delegates than on any other night of the primary. Virginia has 99 delegates to …

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$2.5 Billion Coronavirus Outbreak Plan Sent to Congress

News Picture: $2.5 Billion Coronavirus Plan Sent to Congress as Nations Race to Stem Outbreaks

Latest Infectious Disease News TUESDAY, Feb. 25, 2020 (HealthDay News) — A $2.5 billion plan to fight the coronavirus outbreak was sent by the White House to Congress on Monday evening, as countries around the world raced to stem outbreaks of “untraceable” cases of the virus. The money …

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Trump sending coronavirus budget request to Congress

Trump sending coronavirus budget request to Congress

More than $1 billion would go toward vaccine development, and the other funds would go toward stockpiling protective equipment like masks, according to the Office of Management and Budget. While the money is meant to be spent in 2020, the request contains language that would allow the spending to continue …

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Trump tweets Justice Department conspiracy despite Barr threat to quit

Trump tweets Justice Department conspiracy despite Barr threat to quit

President Donald J. Trump and US Attorney General William Barr depart after delivering remarks on citizenship and the census in the Rose Garden at the White House on Thursday, July 11th, 2019 in Washington, DC. Jabin Botsford | The Washington Post | Getty Images Your move, Mr. Attorney General. President …

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Mobile World Congress Cancellation: Counting the Cost of the No-Show Trade Fair

Mobile World Congress Cancellation: Counting the Cost of the No-Show Trade Fair

For an event meant to showcase the power of telecoms, cancelling this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona without a back-up plan has perplexed many in the trillion-dollar sector. Wednesday’s decision to call off the telecoms industry’s biggest annual gathering over fears of coronavirus, which has yet to reach mainland …

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Mobile World Congress May Face Cancellation Due To The Coronavirus

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Mobile World Congress 2020 may be headed for a complete cancellation due to the coronavirus outbreak. A new report from Reuters states that the GSMA, which is the organization which oversees the convention, is looking into the possibility of cancelling the event entirely. Mobile World Congress is the world’s largest …

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Stocks hit record highs, Powell testifies before Congress

In this photo released by China

U.S. stocks were higher Tuesday, pointing to a second straight day of gains as congressional testimony from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell was under way. 1:00 p.m. ET: Coronavirus means low oil prices (for now) In this photo released by China’s Xinhua News Agency, workers inspect the pipelines and oil …

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