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Navajo Nation Sees High Rate Of COVID-19 And Contact Tracing Is A Challenge

Diana Hu is a pediatrician at Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation and a member of the Navajo epidemiology response team. Aurelia Yazzie/Courtesy Tuba City…

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Sun Rays, Disinfectants And False Hopes: Misinformation Litters The Road To Reopening

Southern Star Tattoo in Atlanta seen Thursday. Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp is easing restrictions to reopen the state’s economy starting Friday. Tami Chappell/AFP via Getty…

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As Fraudsters Exploit Pandemic Fears, Justice Department Looks To Crack Down

Attorney General William Barris pictured at a coronavirus task force meeting at the White House on March 23. The Justice Department is looking to crack…

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Why The Warning That Coronavirus Was On The Move In U.S. Cities Came So Late

A pathologist holds a vial from a COVID-19 test kit. Various bottlenecks in the U.S. that have constrained widespread testing for the coronavirus were problems…

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Opinion | A Second Covid Crisis Is Coming

Second, violence against women rises when people are trapped in their homes. A recent assessment in China showed increased gender-based violence during their Covid-19 lockdowns….

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The nation’s cartoonists on the week in politics

cartoon carousel Every week political cartoonists throughout the country and across the political spectrum apply their ink-stained skills to capture the foibles, memes, hypocrisies and…

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Trump owes tens of millions to the Bank of China — and the loan is due soon

Trump’s ownership of the building received a smattering of attention before and after his 2016 campaign. But the arrangement with the Bank of China —…

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‘The political honeymoon may be ending’

The Senate majority leader is ridiculing the idea of sending aid to beleaguered states and has even suggested he’d prefer states declare bankruptcy rather than…

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How a tea party-linked group plans to turbocharge lockdown protests

“It does strike me as very strange that a group that claims to be devoted to turning power back to the states is protesting in…

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Trump’s poor poll numbers trigger GOP alarms over November

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway, Trump’s 2016 campaign manager, has also advocated for playing up Trump’s accomplishments in responding to the crisis. She opposed the…

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