With top public-health officials sidelined and a sycophantic vice-president heading the White House Coronavirus Task Force, a reversal seemed inevitable. Hours after Trump complained online about the CDC’s recommendations, Vice-President Mike Pence announced on Wednesday that the CDC will soon issue new guidelines that will provide “more clarity” while encouraging local officials to follow a model that is best for them. “We don’t want the guidance from the CDC to be a reason why schools don’t open,” Pence said. “I think that every American — every American knows that we can safely reopen our schools … We want, as the president said this morning, to make sure that what we’re doing doesn’t stand in the way of doing that.” … [Read more...] about Pence Says CDC Will Change School-Reopening Guidelines After Trump Complaint
The scathing report, published Monday, details how authorities with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement systematically deported the children, despite rules stating immigrant unaccompanied minors are to be turned over to the Department of Health and Human Services to see if they qualified for asylum. But instead of that, ICE started deporting the children to "prevent the introduction" of the novel coronavirus into the United States. … [Read more...] about Houston coronavirus updates: What you need to know for August 10
CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC Tri-State Coronavirus Travel Advisory Quarantine List Resources, Hotlines, Unemployment & Covering Bills Remote Learning Tools For Parents Teaching At Home CBS2’s Dr. Max Answers Your Health Questions What To Do If Someone Isn’t Social Distancing Or Wearing A Mask? Expert: Parents Be Mindful Of Children’s Stress After Months Of Isolation Chopper 2 Over Empty NYC Streets, Landmarks Complete Coronavirus Coverage Dr. Natalie Lambert at Indiana University School of Medicine helped conduct a study on long haulers and interviewed more than 1,500 people speaking out on a Facebook group called “Survivor Corps.” … [Read more...] about Study Shines Light On ‘Long Haulers’ Fighting Long-Term Side Effects After Being Diagnosed With COVID-19
Best’s email, which was obtained by Jason Rantz, a radio host in the city, said that her retirement will be effective Sept. 2.CLICK HERE FOR MOREapproves plan to defund police department, slashes jobs and salariesimplores council to do what is right after protesters visit her homesays 50% budget cut would be 'tragic decision' and is politically motivated- Seattle police chief says 'reckless' and 'political' 50 percent budget cut would lead to major layoffs for black officersTucker Carlson rips lack of coverage of DC mass shooting, claims media silent to help Biden campaign … [Read more...] about Trump escorted out of news briefing by Secret Service after shots fired near White House
Transit systems around the world are requiring riders to wear masks and encouraging people to socially distance. Compliance could vary, especially as ridership levels start rebounding and trains and buses get more crowded. But there are other steps you can take to make trips less risky. … [Read more...] about Is it safe to ride public transit during the pandemic?