Fact check: A look at recent Trump, Biden claims on coronavirus, Supreme Court

“I believe we’re rounding the corner.” “We’re a winner on the excess mortality.” “We have the vaccines coming and we have the therapies coming.” “We have done an amazing job.” … Read More

White House staff infected with coronavirus begin returning to work, spurning masks

Two weeks after the coronavirus spread through the White House, staffers have begun trickling back to the West Wing, saying they only had mild symptoms and again spurning the use … Read More

Barron Trump also tested positive for coronavirus, Melania Trump reveals

U.S. President Donald Trump‘s youngest son, Barron Trump, tested positive for the novel coronavirus after both of his parents announced they had contracted the virus. First Lady Melania Trump revealed … Read More

Trump’s new claims on coronavirus immunity are ‘extremely dangerous,’ experts say

After recovering from a virus that has killed more than 215,000 Americans, U.S. President Donald Trump is now pushing a new message: that he’s become immune to the novel coronavirus, … Read More

Cases of coronavirus reinfection raise concerns over immunity

The case of a man in the United States infected twice with COVID-19 shows there is much yet to learn about immune responses and also raises questions over vaccination, scientists … Read More

As Trump returns to campaigning, Fauci says U.S. coronavirus cases ‘in a bad place’

As U.S. President Donald Trump held his first campaign rally since disclosing he contracted the coronavirus this month, top U.S. infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci said the United States faced … Read More

Democrats, several Republicans voice opposition to Trump’s coronavirus stimulus package

A new $1.8 trillion economic stimulus proposal from the Trump administration drew criticism from congressional Democrats and Republicans on Saturday, diminishing hopes for a coronavirus relief deal before the Nov. … Read More

U.S. election: Trump to restart campaign with White House, Florida events

Looking to shove his campaign back on track, U.S. President Donald Trump and his team laid out an aggressive return to political activities, including a big White House event on … Read More

U.S. election: Trump restarts campaign with 1st live address since COVID-19 diagnosis

U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday made his first public appearance since returning to the White House after being treated for the coronavirus. The White House has refused to declare … Read More

U.S. official expects coronavirus vaccine to arrive in January, contradicting Trump

A Trump administration official leading the response to the coronavirus pandemic says the U.S. can expect delivery of a vaccine starting in January 2021, despite statements from the president that inoculations could … Read More

Regeneron: What we know about the experimental coronavirus drug Trump took

As part of his treatment for the novel coronavirus, U.S. President Donald Trump was given an experimental antibody drug from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals. The drug, which is currently being studied for … Read More

How long does it take to recover from coronavirus? Experts say many variables at play

After announcing he’d contracted the novel coronavirus last week, U.S. President Donald Trump has been photographed back at the White House, waving to supporters from inside a motorcade, and vowing … Read More

Regeneron drugs in demand after Trump coronavirus treatment — but it’s not available to public

Patients are asking to join clinical trials of antibody-based COVID-19 drugs after U.S. President Donald Trump was treated last week with an experimental therapy from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc, and on Wednesday he promised to make it … Read More

Trump credits therapeutics for COVID-19 recovery, says drugs will be made widely available

U.S. President Donald Trump, in a video posted on Twitter on Wednesday, credited Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Eli Lilly and Co therapeutics for his recovery from COVID-19, and said he … Read More

Biden says 2nd presidential debate should be cancelled if Trump still has coronavirus

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said on Tuesday that next week’s scheduled debate with Republican President Donald Trump should not take place if Trump is still infected with COVID-19. Biden … Read More

Why the White House is failing to contain its coronavirus outbreak, according to experts

With a still-infected President Donald Trump back home in Washington, D.C., and a growing number of staff and allies testing positive for the novel coronavirus, health experts say the White House … Read More

Top Trump aide Stephen Miller tests positive for coronavirus: reports

Stephen Miller, a senior advisor to U.S. President Donald Trump, has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, according to U.S. media reports. In a statement to CNN, Miller said he … Read More

As Trump returns to ‘ghost town’ White House, staff fear continued coronavirus spread

The West Wing is a ghost town. Staff members are scared of exposure. And the White House is now a treatment ward for not one — but two — COVID … Read More

White House blocks new coronavirus vaccine guidelines that would delay approval

The White House has blocked new Food and Drug Administration guidelines on bringing potential vaccines for COVID-19 to market that would almost certainly have prevented their approval before the Nov. … Read More

Pence, Harris to be separated by plexiglass barrier at debate after coronavirus outbreak

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and challenger Kamala Harris will be separated by a plexiglass barrier during their debate on Wednesday in an effort to lower the risk of coronavirus … Read More

Trump’s ‘don’t be afraid’ message after coronavirus treatment is ‘appalling,’ experts say

U.S. President Donald Trump told the American people Monday not to worry about the novel coronavirus as he left a top military hospital where he spent days being treated for … Read More

D.C. health officials unable to connect with White House amid coronavirus outbreak

Officials with the Washington, D.C., Department of Health have been unsuccessful in trying to connect with the White House to assist with contact tracing and other protocols regarding the ongoing … Read More

Donald Trump to leave hospital after coronavirus treatment

U.S. President Donald Trump will leave the hospital where he has been receiving treatment for coronavirus on Monday evening. “I will be leaving the great Walter Reed Medical Center today … Read More

Donald Trump leaves hospital, returns to White House after coronavirus treatment

U.S. President Donald Trump has left Walter Reed Medical Centre, after receiving treatment for COVID-19. Trump left the military medical facility in Maryland just after 6:30 p.m. ET Monday evening. … Read More

Donald Trump leaves hospital after coronavirus treatment

U.S. President Donald Trump has left Walter Reed Medical Centre, after receiving treatment for COVID-19. Trump left the military medical facility in Maryland just after 6:30 p.m. ET Monday evening. … Read More

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany tests positive for coronavirus

WASHINGTON — White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany said on Monday she tested positive for COVID-19, adding that she would begin quarantining and that the White House medical unit does … Read More

Majority of Americans blame coronavirus on U.S. government, poll shows

More Americans blame the U.S. government instead of foreign nations for the coronavirus crisis in the United States, a rebuke to the Trump administration’s contention that China or other countries … Read More

Trump’s coronavirus diagnosis: What we know and don’t know

A White House physician’s comments on Sunday about the health of U.S. President Donald Trump amid his coronavirus diagnosis added a new layer of confusion even as the doctor sought … Read More

Republicans face reckoning over Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic, diagnosis

President Donald Trump’s coronavirus diagnosis was a moment of reckoning for his Republican Party, whose leaders largely adopted his strategy of playing down the disease but are now confronted with … Read More

Few coronavirus measures at White House may have led to Trump’s diagnosis: experts

Masks were rarely spotted in the West Wing. Crowds of people gathered shoulder to shoulder on the White House South Lawn. And Air Force One streaked across the sky from … Read More

Here’s the list of people near Trump who have also tested positive for coronavirus

Hours after U.S. President Donald Trump revealed that he and first lady Melania Trump had tested positive for the novel coronavirus, White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows said he … Read More

Here’s a list of people near Trump who have also tested positive for coronavirus

Hours after U.S. President Donald Trump revealed that he and first lady Melania Trump had tested positive for the novel coronavirus, White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows said he … Read More

U.S. senators call on Trump to ease coronavirus restrictions on Canadian border

A group of United States senators from Maine and New Hampshire are calling on President Donald Trump to ease travel restrictions on the Canadian border, despite a continued rise in … Read More

Biden calls Trump’s coronavirus diagnosis a ‘bracing reminder’ of health crisis

Democrat Joe Biden offered sympathy to President Donald Trump over his coronavirus diagnosis on Friday while casting the moment as a reminder of the worldwide health crisis that has hit … Read More

Donald Trump gets coronavirus — what happens if he can’t finish the campaign?

Hours after the early morning tweets confirmed President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump had tested positive for the novel coronavirus, speculation is already mounting about the implications for … Read More

Trump starts ‘quarantine process’ after aide Hope Hicks tests positive for coronavirus

President Donald Trump said Thursday that he and first lady Melania Trump are beginning a “quarantine process” as they await coronavirus test results after a top aide he spent substantial … Read More

Trump aide Hope Hicks tests positive for coronavirus after attending rally: sources

Hope Hicks, one of President Donald Trump’s closest aides, has tested positive for the coronavirus. Hicks, who serves as counsellor to the president and travelled with him to a Wednesday rally, … Read More

Trump awaiting results of coronavirus test after aide Hope Hicks tests positive

President Donald Trump says he and first lady Melania Trump are awaiting their own test results after a top aide he spent substantial time with this week tested positive for … Read More

Donald Trump, Melania Trump test positive for coronavirus

President Donald Trump said Thursday that he and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for COVID-19 after a top aide he spent substantial time with this week tested positive … Read More

U.S. to ship millions of coronavirus tests in effort to reopen schools through 12th grade

President Donald Trump planned to announce Monday that the federal government will begin distributing millions of rapid coronavirus tests to states this week and urging governors to use them to … Read More

U.S. surpasses 7 million coronavirus cases as Midwest states become latest hotspots

The United States has now recorded over seven million confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus to date as America continues to lead the world in infections at a steady pace. … Read More

How Trump’s attacks on science led to over 200,000 dead from coronavirus

“I did the best I could,” President Donald Trump said. Huddled with aides in the West Wing last week, his eyes fixed on Fox News, Trump wasn’t talking about how … Read More

Trump contradicts health officials, claims coronavirus vaccine could be ready next month

Openly contradicting the government’s top health experts, U.S. President Donald Trump predicted Wednesday that a safe and effective vaccine against the coronavirus could be ready as early as next month … Read More

‘Incompetence and dishonesty’: Biden says he trusts vaccines, scientists — not Trump

Joe Biden said Wednesday that while he trusts what scientists say about a potential coronavirus vaccine, he doesn’t trust President Donald Trump. His comments come as the debate over a … Read More

Trump holds indoor campaign rally in Nevada despite coronavirus threat

U.S. President Donald Trump held a Nevada campaign rally at an indoor venue on Sunday despite public health professionals’ warnings against large indoor gatherings during the coronavirus pandemic. Trump, a … Read More

Trump to hold indoor campaign rally in Nevada despite coronavirus threat

LAS VEGAS — U.S. President Donald Trump will hold a campaign rally indoors on Sunday despite public health professionals’ warnings against large indoor gatherings during the coronavirus pandemic. Trump, a … Read More

U.S. health experts’ alarm grew as Trump played down coronavirus

Public health officials were already warning Americans about the need to prepare for the coronavirus threat in early February when U.S. President Donald Trump called it “deadly stuff” in a … Read More

9 drugmaker executives testing coronavirus vaccines pledge safety, high standards

The top executives of nine drugmakers likely to produce the first vaccines against the new coronavirus signed an unprecedented pledge meant to boost public confidence in any approved vaccines. The … Read More

White House pushes back on WHO criticism that U.S. coronavirus vaccine moving too quickly

The White House pushed back on concerns expressed by the World Health Organization (WHO) after a U.S. health official said a coronavirus vaccine might be authorized for use without completing … Read More

70% of coronavirus relief payments to deceased are now recovered: U.S. officials

The Trump administration says that it has recovered nearly 70 per cent of the government novel coronavirus relief payments that went to dead people. The Government Accountability Office said Monday … Read More

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