David P Gelles

David P Gelles

Executive Producer, CNN Political & Special Events Programming

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Dr. Fauci: "It is truly a waste of time to have to debunk nonsense. But you know, unfortunately, we've had to do that”

Michael Flynn case: Decision to drop was 'corrupt and politically motivated,' court-appointed lawyer says - CNNPolitics

Barr says calls for coronavirus lockdown are the 'greatest intrusion on civil liberties' other than slavery in US history

Dr. Fauci warns the US could see as many as 400,000 deaths from the coronavirus pandemic this winter “The models tell us that if we do not do the kinds of things that we're talking about in the cold of the fall and the winter, we could have from 300,000 to 400,000 deaths."

The Commission on Presidential Debates has cancelled the second debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden after the President declined to do a virtual debate.

Biden campaign halts Kamala Harris' travel after two people in campaign's orbit test positive for coronavirus

There have been at least 8,008,402 cases of coronavirus in the United States and at least 218,097 people have died in the United States from coronavirus, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University.

The Minnesota Department of Health says it has so far traced 20 cases of Covid-19 back to a rally held by President Donald Trump in Bemidji last month Two people are now hospitalized. The state is describing it as an “outbreak.”

There are at least 8,208,831 cases of coronavirus in the U.S.; at least 220,088 people have died in the U.S. from coronavirus.


The World Health Organization warns young people: “You are not invincible.” COVID-19 could "put you in hospital for weeks, or even kill you. Even if you don’t get sick, the choices you make about where you go could be the difference between life and death for someone else.”

German Chancellor Angela Merkel: "Nobody likes to hear this but it is the truth. We are not living through the final phase of this crisis, we are still at its beginning. We will still have to live with this virus for a long time.”

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It’s not every day that the nation’s biggest law enforcement agency (FBI), one of the world’s biggest tech companies (Google), and a global news organization (CNN) are forced to issue statements correcting the claims tweeted by an American President. But that happened today.

8 states + DC will all vote-by-mail: CA, CO, DC, HI, NV, OR, UT, VT, WA 35 states allow voters to request mail-in ballots with no excuse: AK, AR, AZ, CT, DE, FL, GA, ID, IL, IA, KS, ME, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MT, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NC, ND, OH, OK, PA, RI, SD, TN, VT, VA, WV, WI, WY

The bomb that killed 40 children in Yemen was US made. CNN has confirmed it was laser guided MK 82 bomb made by Lockheed Martin.

Just In: TSA checkpoint closed in Houston due to staffing issues The security checkpoint and ticketing counter in Terminal B at George Bush Intercontinental Airport closed at 4:30p Sunday due to “staffing issues associated with the partial shutdown of the federal government”