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‘It’s Overwhelming’: NYC Emergency Doctor Describes Dire Situation
Spain Reports Record Number Of Coronavirus Deaths In One Day
Prison Guards And Inmates Are Pleading For Reforms To Combat Coronavirus
Cabinet Meets To Discuss Post-Brexit Customs PlansLONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 02: Boris Johnson the U.K. Foreign Secretary arrives at 10 Downing Street as the Cabinet meet to discuss post-Brexit customs plans on May 2, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Steve Back/Getty Images) ***Local Caption *** Boris Johnson
on December 11, 2018 in Washington, DC.
Gov. JB Pritzker speaks at a press conference on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. Illinois voters will decide whether to auhtorize a graduated-rate tax based on income size. (Jose M. Osorio/Chicago Tribune)
It Took A CNN Interview And A Twitter Fight For IL Gov TO Get Mask, Ventilators From Trump
Half-Million People Infected With COVID-19 Worldwide
Republican Billionaire’s Group Pushes Unproven COVID-19 Treatment Trump Promoted
A nonprofit started by the billionaire co-founder of Home Depot says plants are ready to produce the drug but for “red tape.” Experts caution it’s unproven and possibly dangerous.
Desperate Hospitals May Put Two Patients on One Ventilator. That’s Risky.
Facing a ventilator shortage, doctors are considering using one machine for multiple patients in respiratory failure. But it’s at best a stopgap and can injure the lungs.
Internal Emails Show How Chaos at the CDC Slowed the Early Response to Coronavirus
The CDC fumbled its communication with public health officials and underestimated the threat of the coronavirus even as it gained a foothold in the United States, according to hundreds of pages of documents ProPublica obtained.
on June 10, 2017 in Olean, New York.
Smaller Communities Brace For Onslaught Of Coronavirus Patients
UNITED STATES - FEBRUARY 28: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo testifies during the House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing titled “Evaluating the Trump Administration’s Policies on Iran, Iraq and the Use of Force,” in Rayburn Building on Friday, February 28, 2020. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
US Coronavirus Death Tolls Tops 1,000
PASADENA, CA - MAY 14:  Job seekers look over job opening fliers at the WorkSource exhibit, a collaborative effort by governmental agencies to offer jobs and job training resources at the Greater Los Angeles Career Expo at the Pasadena Convention Center on May 14, 2009 in Pasadena, California. Nineteen exhibitors offer job and educational opportunities as well as advice from the Board of Equalization at the event that is open to the general public.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
CHEVY CHASE, MD - MARCH 18:Sue-Ann Siegel logs in a summary of a call to the Montgomery County Hotline from her home office March 18, 2020 in Chevy Chase, MD. The covid-19 pandemic has led to a big spike in calls to mental health and suicide prevention hotlines. (Photo by Katherine Frey/The Washington Post)
Fridley, MN March 10: M Health Fairview Medical Assistants Reece Wallaker, center, and Sandy Graves, administered a COVID-19 test to an actor and fellow Fairview employee, Nichole Brown, outside the M Health Fairview Fridley clinic Tuesday. (Photo by Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune via Getty Images)
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