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Gottlieb says "aggressive surveillance" needed to track future virus spread
Gottlieb said the nation needs a "better toolbox" and "good medicine cabinet," along with surveillance, to better address future coronavirus outbreaks.
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On GPS: India's titanic Coronavirus lockdown
Washington Post Columnist Barkha Dutt tells Fareed how Indian PM Narendra Modi's decision to lock down India's 1.3 billion inhabitants might play out.
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Fauci: US is 'struggling' to get coronavirus under control and to say otherwise would be wrong
The nation's top infectious disease expert said Sunday that the United States is "struggling" to get the coronavirus crisis under control and that to say otherwise "would be a false statement."
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Over 300 federal health-care workers join NYC’s battle against coronavirus
Hundreds of federal health-care workers are arriving Sunday to reinforce New York City’s coronavirus-battered hospital system, according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo. “We’re going to deploy all the federal personnel who are coming in today, 325 [workers] to the New York City public hospital system,” said Cuomo in his now daily Albany press briefing. The contingent...
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'World on Fire' sets a 'Masterpiece' melodrama against the onset of World War II
For all the movies and TV shows about World War II, "World on Fire" -- an unfortunate title, at this moment of shared suffering across the globe -- feels like a fresh take on the war's beginnings and its impact on ordinary people swept up in it. If not a light escape, it makes for a beautifully made, extremely soapy "Masterpiece" series.
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Woman Flying to See Her Dying Mother Gets Upgrade to First Class, Is Only Passenger on Flight
Flight attentdants gave Sheryl Pardo, "the only passenger on the flight," a personal shout-out on the airplane loudspeaker and spent the flight chatting.
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Olympian takes on 'Spider-Man' star's challenge
Three-time Olympian Lolo Jones just crushed Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Holland in their own social media challenge.
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Mike Kerrigan: During coronavirus shutdown, the waitress who tipped me – and other Easter miracles
In response to North Carolina’s stay-at-home order, my favorite local diner closed.
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PHOTOS: Coronavirus Kept People Out Of Beijing's Parks. Now They're Coming Back
As restrictions are relaxed in parts of China where the coronavirus struck, residents in Beijing are cautiously returning to the public spaces they love.
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Transcript: Luana Marques on "Face the Nation"
The following is a transcript of an interview with Dr. Luana Marques that aired Sunday, April 5, 2020, on "Face the Nation."
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Review: Struggle. Sacrifice. Cooperation. PBS drama 'World on Fire' shows how to win a war
As a World War II drama, 'World on Fire' strikes the familiar notes. In the midst of our coronavirus crisis, that's more reassuring than distressing.
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Biden seeks to revive fundraising momentum as coronavirus — and Trump — grab attention
Some of Biden’s allies fret that the pandemic will deepen Trump’s financial advantage over the former vice president.
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In coronavirus crisis, our humanity saves us: Mitch Albom
The coronavirus pandemic is a big war. And in war, we cannot sink to the worst version of ourselves.        
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Palm Sunday ceremonies in Vatican City, Jerusalem limited over coronavirus fears as Easter restrictions loom
Palm Sunday marks the beginning of Holy Week for Christians. This year, it looks very different across the world because of the coronavirus pandemic.        
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Vicki Gunvalson postponing wedding to Steve Lodge due to coronavirus
The pair announced their engagement last spring.
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Clyburn: 'Maybe it is' time for remote House voting
Majority Whip James Clyburn suggests it may be time for the House to start voting remotely due to coronavirus concerns.
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Scottish medical officer cautioned after breaking her own coronavirus lockdown advice
Scotland's Chief Medical Officer broke her own advice to visit a second home during lockdown.
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Coronavirus is closing day cares; child care providers worry they may never reopen
The U.S. child care "system" has long been at a breaking point. Coronavirus could mean providers stay closed forever, which would be a crisis for working parents.        
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Man who narrated an expletive-filled video depicting people not social distancing arrested
The man who narrated a video depicting people not social distancing in Friday night was arrested in Ohio Saturday afternoon.        
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Manchester City's Kyle Walker apologizes, could face discipline for allegedly partying with sex workers during lockdown
Manchester City player apologizes "for the choices I made" after tabloid reveals details of alleged party at apartment in violation of shutdown.       
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Coronavirus battle in India includes call to light candles to dispel 'darkness' of pandemic
India's prime minister is looking to boost morale by asking people to switch off their lights on Sunday and light candles as a sign of hope. 
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Disney to stop charging annual passholders after backlash during coronavirus shutdown
Disney continues to change its operations during the coronavirus outbreak.
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CNN's Jake Tapper: 'Mr. President, what's the plan?'
CNN's Jake Tapper said: If I can take a moment, I would like to speak directly to one person known to watch this show, or at least clips of this show, President Trump.
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What Tom Brady saw in the Buccaneers: ‘Chance to be very special’
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers leaned on a mantra from a classic baseball movie in their quest to land Tom Brady. The Bucs’ front office dubbed their plan “Operation Shoeless Joe Jackson,” ESPN’s Ian O’Connor reported, with player personnel director John Spytek – Brady’s former Michigan teammate – constantly telling GM Jason Licht “if we build...
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LA Gov: Pastor 'grossly irresponsible' to hold service
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards discusses the pastor in his state planning to hold Palm Sunday service despite the stay at home order in place
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Cuomo: New York may be hitting coronavirus apex as state deaths dip slightly
An additional 594 New Yorkers have died from the coronavirus, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Sunday — a still staggering toll, but actually the first daily decline in some time, as hospitalizations also dropped. By comparison, 630 fatalities were reported Saturday in the worst day yet. A total of 4,159 New Yorkers have now been lost...
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Fareed's Take: Cascading crises of the pandemic
Fareed gives his take on the chain reaction of crises from the Covid-19 crisis, arguing the U.S. is undermining any global response.
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How Congress can protect a vital segment of our workforce
Saket Soni writes that Congress should act to provide support for a key group of US workers: an estimated 10.5 million undocumented immigrants.
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UK's Grand National goes virtual using CGI technology
The Virtual Grand National was broadcast "live" in the UK, and like the real thing, fans could place bets on the hopeful winners, all to benefit the National Health Service. CNN World Sport's Don Riddell tells the story.
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Some pastors defiant as churches celebrate Palm Sunday during coronavirus outbreak
Several pastors across the country plan to keep their doors open to Christians to celebrate Palm Sunday Mass in defiance of quarantine orders meant to protect people from the highly contagious coronavirus.
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Illinois Gov: Fewer deaths if gov't had prepared
Governor J.B. Pritzker says that the country would not be in as bad shape as it's in today if the government had prepared earlier.
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Illinois Gov on whether NFL season can start on time
Governor J.B. Pritzker says 'it's not up to us' in response to whether the NFL season will start on schedule.
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Biden says it was ‘close to criminal’ for Navy to oust captain who warned of coronavirus outbreak on aircraft carrier
The former vice president sharply criticized the firing of Brett Crozier, who was removed after he spoke up in a leaked letter to his superiors on conditions aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt.
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On GPS: How will the economy recover from Covid-19?
Nobel-winning economist Paul Krugman and Economist Editor-in-Chief Zanny Minton-Beddoes join Fareed to game out recovery scenarios for the global economy.
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Edwards on what Fauci told govs at Feb. meeting
Jake Tapper asks Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards about a meeting he had with Dr. Fauci in February, well before the major outbreak in his state.
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The Ivy League was first to cancel sports. Here’s what it says about when games might return.
Robin Harris, the Ivy League's executive director, revisits the conference's decision to cancel its basketball tournaments, which set off a wave of sports cancellations.
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Italian PM: ‘All conflicts around the world should stop’ during global pandemic
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte called for the nations of the world to put aside their differences and unite against a common “powerful and invisible enemy”: the coronavirus pandemic.
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Clyburn: New House panel is not about Trump
Jake Tapper interviews the chair of the new House committee created to oversee the stimulus bill, Majority Whip Jim Clyburn
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Trump administration tells states to step up as governors plead for aid
The surgeon general says states need to be “Rosie The Riveter” as the country prepares for a crisis resembling World War II.
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politico.com
Coronavirus cases surge inside Chicago jail
With 291 confirmed coronavirus cases, the jail is experiencing one of the largest outbreaks inside a U.S. correctional facility.
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Google Searches Can Help Us Find Emerging Covid-19 Outbreaks
They can also reveal symptoms that at first went undetected. I may have found a new one.
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nytimes.com
Pope Francis holds Palm Sunday Mass in near-empty St. Peter’s Basilica
Pope Francis held Palm Sunday Mass behind closed doors in a near-empty Vatican church — instead live-streaming the service as he called for a heroic response to the coronavirus pandemic. The 83-year-old pontiff — who has twice tested negative for the deadly contagion — kicked off the Holy Week events that lead to Easter in...
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Joe Biden says Democratic National Convention might be ‘virtual’ event
Joe Biden said Sunday the already rescheduled Democratic National Convention may have to be a “virtual” event because of social distancing guidelines amid the coronavirus pandemic. “Well, we’re going to have to do a convention, may have to do a virtual convention,” the former vice president and 2020 Democratic presidential frontrunner said on ABC News’...
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South Sudan Becomes the 51st Country in Africa With COVID-19 as It Confirms Its First Case
South Sudan, with 11 million people, currently has four ventilators
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Esper: 'There could be an impact to readiness'
Defense Secretary Mark Esper tells Jake Tapper that the coronavirus could impact the readiness of the US Armed Forces.
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Esper says Pentagon deployed 'many' ventilators
In an interview with Jake Tapper, Defense Secretary disputes that the military has not deployed ventilators from it's stockpile.
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Last Look: Scientists team up to tackle COVID-19
Fareed highlights how scientists and technologists from around the world have collaborated to tackle COVID-19; putting politicians to shame
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Esper: Mercy and Comfort could take coronavirus patients
In an interview with Jake Tapper, Defense Secretary Mark Esper outlines how the two navy hospital ships in New York and LA could be used.
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