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#BREAKING : Harvard, MIT sue to block Trump admin from stripping student visas amid coronavirus pandemic

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On my pillow Can't get me tired Sharing my fragile truth That I still hope the door is open #SweetNight 

PM kept saying no one knew about asymptomatic transmission of corona virus.. but govt scientists were looking at it as earlier as January....

Matt Hancock confirms NHS track-and-trace app will be adapted to identify staff who haven’t paid for hospital parking.

Two people who painted over California Black Lives Matter mural charged with hate crime

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Stunning the number of Americans who would rather stay quarantined inside their homes for the rest of their lives for the sake of feeling safe.

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau declined an invitation to the White House, sidestepping a "minefield" of Covid-19 politics, @paulanewtonCNN  reports. "For Trudeau, it would have been like risking a lunch with neighbors you know aren't taking the virus seriously."

A nonprofit that investigates school funding inequities in America found that predominantly white school districts get collectively $23 billion more per year than predominantly nonwhite school districts.


Scoops of the Day

Definitely just a weird coincidence that the last two Republican presidencies both featured legacy cases who coasted on their inheritance, didn't win the popular vote to get elected, and then once in power ushered in world-historical catastrophe and suffering.

President Trump says he is going to put pressure on governors to reopen their schools and admits some places will have difficulty

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Mary Trump says Ivana and Donald gave her a three-pack of underwear for Christmas one year, and an obviously re-gifted basket of crackers, sardines and salami another year (with an imprint of a missing can of caviar in the cellophane wrapping)

Breaking News: President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil has tested positive for the coronavirus after months of dismissing its seriousness. More than 65,000 Brazilians have died.

JUST IN: World Health Organization says coronavirus pandemic still has not peaked

Watch: A 7,000-square-foot (650-square-meter) mural honoring Breonna Taylor, a 26-year old Black woman who was fatally shot by police in her Louisville, Kentucky, apartment, has been put in a Maryland park

Refusing to wear a face mask during the Covid-19 pandemic should be as socially unacceptable as drunk-driving or driving without using a seat belt, a UK science official says.

BREAKING: Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro tested positive for #COVID19 . He has previously called the virus a "little flu" and resisted lockdown efforts. Brazil has the 2nd most cases and deaths globally.

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“Just look at my face: I’m fine,” Bolsonaro says, taking off his mask in front of journalists after announcing he has just tested positive for coronavirus

"If you can't wear a mask and wash your hands and social distance, I've got no respect for you" Hollywood actor Tom Hanks speaks out on his thoughts about preventing the spread of coronavirus


Scoops of the Week

The @nytimes  is really mad, & liberals are freaking out. Once again, Trump didn’t fold and came punching back. They hate him for that, & for exposing how WEAK AND DUMB they are. In other words, @realDonaldTrump  hit a home run. Thank you Mr. President for having our backs.

Florida man at Fort Myers Costco in "Running the World Since 1776" shirt flips out on elderly woman who asked him to wear a mask and man who defended her #BecauseFlorida  (via @jaffarPhd )

@PressSec  has said repeatedly today that Pres Trump has not taken a stance in favor of or against the Confederate flag. Let that sink in a minute. The president of the United States can't say whether he supports flying a flag associated with treason and supporters of slavery.

Aurora police chief shows the photos of three former officers smiling and reenacting a chokehold near the site of Elijah McClain's arrest

Black and Latino people in the U.S. are 3 times as likely to contract the coronavirus than their white neighbors — and nearly twice as likely to die, according to new data we obtained by suing the CDC

This is Davon McNeal, the 11-year-old boy shot and killed last night in Southeast DC. The boy's grandfather shared these photos with FOX 5

BREAKING: Aurora’s police chief has fired three of the officers involved in the photos re-enacting the chokehold used against #ElijahMcClain  when he died in August. She called the act “a crime against humanity and decency.”

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Canada has controlled its Covid-19 cases as the US struggles. There's been no controversy over masks, plus "early and widespread testing, a free health care system still building surge capacity, longer shutdowns, slower reopenings, social distancing,” @paulanewtonCNN  explains.

BREAKING: A group of lawyers led by Atty. Howard Calleja, the De La Salle brothers led by Brother Armin Luistro, and civic groups have filed the 1st petition before the Supreme Court questioning the Anti-Terrorism Act. They ask for TRO to stop its implementation. | @mikenavallo 

As much as $273,000,000 in federal coronavirus aid was awarded to more than 100 companies that are owned or operated by major donors to President Donald Trump’s election efforts.