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Trump to sign executive order on social-media companies on Thursday

President Donald Trump is poised to sign an executive order on social-media companies Thursday, escalating his war on Twitter Inc., although it remains unclear...

Trump Again Considering Withholding WHO Funding

WASHINGTON-President Trump is again considering cutting off funding to the World Health Organization, administration officials said, in a possible shift from a prior plan...

White House in Talks to Replace Health and Human Services Secretary...

Administration officials are discussing replacing Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar following criticism of his management of the early response to the coronavirus...

Coronavirus Testing Hampered by Disarray, Shortages, Backlogs

Amid efforts to expand coronavirus testing, laboratory operators and state health officials are navigating a thicket of supply shortages, widespread test backlogs, unexpected snafus...

Reported U.S. Coronavirus Deaths Reach Record 4,591 in 24 Hours

The number of reported deaths in the U.S. from the new coronavirus spiked to nearly double the prior record Thursday, as governors extended their...

Trump Signs $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Bill After Swift Passage by...

WASHINGTON-President Trump signed a roughly $2 trillion stimulus package into law, hours after House lawmakers hustled back to the Capitol to pass the aggressive...

Bill Gates on Trump call for quick end to lockdown: It’s...

" 'There really is no middle ground, and it's very tough to say to people, "Hey, keep going to restaurants, go buy new houses,...

Coronavirus stimulus package stumbles in Senate

Brinksmanship over the more-than-$1 trillion coronavirus economic aid bill continued Sunday, as Democrats prevented it from moving forward on the Senate floor, but both...

Trump praises Fed’s surprise interest-rate cut, saying market should be ‘thrilled’

President Donald Trump on Sunday night praised the Federal Reserve's surprise move to cut interest rates to near zero, just a day after he...

Mnuchin suggests coronavirus relief measure may be in trouble in Senate

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Sunday suggested the Senate may pass a different version of a coronavirus relief measure than the one passed by...