Biden bros are attacking Bernie Sanders’ national press secretary on social media by posting altered images depicting her as an “essential worker” in the wake of the Sanders suspending his campaign. Briahna Joy Gray bemoaned the images, allegedly created by Joe Biden supporters, which show Gray posing in uniforms...
WASHINGTON — President Trump is expected to announce the creation of a second coronavirus task force focused on reopening the nation’s battered economy, according to reports. The smaller task force would run alongside the existing operation headed by Vice President Mike Pence, which has been focused on delivering urgently...
Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden pushed out new proposals Thursday to expand Medicare and forgive student debt — in a less-than-subtle appeal to the left-wing fans of vanquished rival Bernie Sanders. Sanders, the Vermont senator, suspended his presidential campaign on Wednesday after fighting Biden on policies that Sanders...
White House reporters will soon learn if they have the coronavirus when they show up to attend daily briefings with President Trump. Journalists with so-called “hard passes” sit just feet from the commander in chief at the press conferences and are allowed to roam West Wing offices behind the...
New York is now the coronavirus capital of the world. The Empire State on Thursday recorded a total of 159,937 COVID-19 cases — surpassing every country worldwide. But the number of newly hospitalized patients dipped to its lowest level since the state shut down last month, in a sign that...
The 87-year-old New York City doctor who played a pivotal role in the discovery of the rubella vaccine is now helping in the fight against coronavirus. Dr. Stanley Plotkin — known as the “Godfather of Vaccines” — helped to eradicate rubella from the United States after his life-saving inoculation...
Drugmaker Pfizer said Thursday that it is working on a promising treatment for coronavirus, as well as vaccine. The drugmaker said preclinical studies showed that an unspecified compound that was originally used to treat SARS — a different coronavirus — has shown potential in battling the dangerous illness. Pfizer research...
Coronavirus was detected in Massachusetts sewage at higher levels than expected, suggesting there are many more undiagnosed patients than previously known, according to a new study. Researchers from biotech startup Biobot Analytics collected samples from a wastewater facility for an unnamed metropolitan area in late March, according to a...
A Polish priest has become a real holy roller — by offering drive-thru confession in his church parking lot during the coronavirus lockdown. Sitting on a small chair and wearing a face mask, the Rev. Mateusz Kielarski waits for his faithful to drive up outside his large Warsaw church...
Up to 150 members of the Saudi Arabian royal family have been infected with the coronavirus — striking fear into the hearts of the authoritarian kingdom’s powerful rulers, according to a report Thursday. Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman — the 34-year-old heir widely considered the real power behind the...