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The first set of tests in mice of a potential vaccine to prevent COVID-19 has shown it can spur the animals’ immune systems to produce antibodies against the coronavirus.
The first set of tests in mice of a potential vaccine to prevent COVID-19 has shown it can spur the animals’ immune systems to produce antibodies against the coronavirus.
 
Box offices raked in just $5,000 in the last week of March — the lowest ticket sales total in history — as Americans shun theaters to tune into streaming services at home.
Box offices raked in just $5,000 in the last week of March — the lowest ticket sales total in history — as Americans shun theaters to tune into streaming services at home.
 
A blood test to determine who has been infected by SARS-CoV-2 is one thing, but a test to find out who has already had it is a whole different kettle of fish.
A blood test to determine who has been infected by SARS-CoV-2 is one thing, but a test to find out who has already had it is a whole different kettle of fish.
 
President Trump on Tuesday said Americans should brace for a “hell of a bad two weeks” coming, and projected there could be up to 240,000 deaths in the U.S. from the coronavirus pandemic, regardless of the measures taken to date to mitigate the spread.
President Trump on Tuesday said Americans should brace for a “hell of a bad two weeks” coming, and projected there could be up to 240,000 deaths in the U.S. from the coronavirus pandemic, regardless of the measures taken to date to mitigate the spread.
 
Two massive cruise ships carrying hundreds of passengers displaying flu-like symptoms after a coronavirus outbreak was detected on board will disembark in Florida after reaching an agreement with local authorities.
Two massive cruise ships carrying hundreds of passengers displaying flu-like symptoms after a coronavirus outbreak was detected on board will disembark in Florida after reaching an agreement with local authorities.
 
The Department of Labor released its weekly jobs numbers Thursday and announced “the highest level” of jobless claims in the history of the country.
The Department of Labor released its weekly jobs numbers Thursday and announced “the highest level” of jobless claims in the history of the country.
 
The Department of Defense is looking to acquire up to 100,000 Human Remains Pouches, the military-grade body bags used in war zones and disaster areas
The Department of Defense is looking to acquire up to 100,000 Human Remains Pouches, the military-grade body bags used in war zones and disaster areas
 
President Trump has revealed a new coronavirus testing device that can deliver results in as little as five minutes — far quicker than current tests, which take up to a week.
President Trump has revealed a new coronavirus testing device that can deliver results in as little as five minutes — far quicker than current tests, which take up to a week.
 
Andrew Jack, an actor who starred in the “Star Wars” franchise and the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy, died Tuesday from coronavirus-related complications.
Andrew Jack, an actor who starred in the “Star Wars” franchise and the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy, died Tuesday from coronavirus-related complications.
 
The Coronavirus Task Force headed up by Vice President Mike Pence clamped down on the process to make sure American needs are prioritized and that countries that are assisting the U.S. get the help they need.
The Coronavirus Task Force headed up by Vice President Mike Pence clamped down on the process to make sure American needs are prioritized and that countries that are assisting the U.S. get the help they need.
 
On Sunday night, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an emergency use authorization for hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine
On Sunday night, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an emergency use authorization for hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine
 
Dr. James Goodrich, renowned neurosurgeon who performed seven different procedures to separate conjoined twins, has died from coronavirus complications at the age of 73.
Dr. James Goodrich, renowned neurosurgeon who performed seven different procedures to separate conjoined twins, has died from coronavirus complications at the age of 73.
 
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fox News’s Sean Hannity on Monday night that nations that are withholding numbers that accurately reflect the true extent of the coronavirus outbreaks from inside their countries are putting people’s lives at risk.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fox News’s Sean Hannity on Monday night that nations that are withholding numbers that accurately reflect the true extent of the coronavirus outbreaks from inside their countries are putting people’s lives at risk.
 
A priceless work by artist Vincent Van Gogh was stolen overnight in what authorities are calling a “daring” art heist at the Singer Laren museum in Amsterdam.
A priceless work by artist Vincent Van Gogh was stolen overnight in what authorities are calling a “daring” art heist at the Singer Laren museum in Amsterdam.
 
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says Americans who qualify for federal assistance under the $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill passed by Congress can expect to see $1,200 checks deposited into their bank accounts “within three weeks.”
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says Americans who qualify for federal assistance under the $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill passed by Congress can expect to see $1,200 checks deposited into their bank accounts “within three weeks.”
 
With the help of the Food and Drug Administration, which has fast-tracked the effort, the state of New York is trying out potential treatments for people who have contracted COVID-19.
With the help of the Food and Drug Administration, which has fast-tracked the effort, the state of New York is trying out potential treatments for people who have contracted COVID-19.
 
On Thursday, Democratic Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo publicly questioned the full-quarantine measures his state implemented nearly two weeks ago.
On Thursday, Democratic Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo publicly questioned the full-quarantine measures his state implemented nearly two weeks ago.
 
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told reporters that the other member nations of the G7 fully understood that China was launching a categorically false propaganda campaign claiming that the U.S. Military was responsible for bringing the coronavirus to China.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told reporters that the other member nations of the G7 fully understood that China was launching a categorically false propaganda campaign claiming that the U.S. Military was responsible for bringing the coronavirus to China.
 
The Department of Labor reported Thursday that weekly jobless claims soared to a record 3.28 million this week as businesses shut down to slow the spread of coronavirus — the most jobless claims in history and double what experts predicted just last week.
The Department of Labor reported Thursday that weekly jobless claims soared to a record 3.28 million this week as businesses shut down to slow the spread of coronavirus — the most jobless claims in history and double what experts predicted just last week.
 
Epidemiologist Neil Ferguson, who created the highly-cited Imperial College London coronavirus model offered a massive revision to his model on Wednesday.
Epidemiologist Neil Ferguson, who created the highly-cited Imperial College London coronavirus model offered a massive revision to his model on Wednesday.
 
According to reports, the debate among administration officials and experts on the apparent lose-lose choice facing America is resulting in some “clashes” behind the scenes between those calling for a quicker end to the mandated shutdowns and those who say doing so poses too great a risk.
According to reports, the debate among administration officials and experts on the apparent lose-lose choice facing America is resulting in some “clashes” behind the scenes between those calling for a quicker end to the mandated shutdowns and those who say doing so poses too great a risk.
 
Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams on Monday warned that the coronavirus spread in the U.S. is going to get worse this week, adding that not everyone is heeding President Trump’s recent call to hunker down for 15 days.
Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams on Monday warned that the coronavirus spread in the U.S. is going to get worse this week, adding that not everyone is heeding President Trump’s recent call to hunker down for 15 days.
 
On Sunday, the Department of Justice announced it had obtained a temporary restraining order against a website accused of wire fraud because it offered non-existent vaccines to combat the COVID-19 coronavirus.
On Sunday, the Department of Justice announced it had obtained a temporary restraining order against a website accused of wire fraud because it offered non-existent vaccines to combat the COVID-19 coronavirus.
 
Two counties along the Southern Border in Texas have issued “shelter-in-place” rules to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
Two counties along the Southern Border in Texas have issued “shelter-in-place” rules to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
 
A White House reporter has a suspected case of coronavirus, White House Correspondents’ Association (WHCA)President Jonathan Karl said in a message to the press corps that covers President Trump.
A White House reporter has a suspected case of coronavirus, White House Correspondents’ Association (WHCA)President Jonathan Karl said in a message to the press corps that covers President Trump.
 
As Americans enter their second full week of self-isolation over the coronavirus, President Trump declared that “we cannot let the cure be worse than the problem itself.”
As Americans enter their second full week of self-isolation over the coronavirus, President Trump declared that “we cannot let the cure be worse than the problem itself.”
 
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) may be approaching an exit to the 2020 presidential race, with reports indicating that the candidate’s senior-level staffers have been holding talks with former Vice President Joe Biden’s team.
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) may be approaching an exit to the 2020 presidential race, with reports indicating that the candidate’s senior-level staffers have been holding talks with former Vice President Joe Biden’s team.
 
A growing number of local distilleries are finding a creative way to help Americans — and their employees — amid the coronavirus pandemic.
A growing number of local distilleries are finding a creative way to help Americans — and their employees — amid the coronavirus pandemic.
 
A pair of recent polls have found that Americans generally approve of the way the federal government and President Donald Trump have handled the response to the coronavirus crisis, but that a third of Americans fear they will die from contracting the virus.
A pair of recent polls have found that Americans generally approve of the way the federal government and President Donald Trump have handled the response to the coronavirus crisis, but that a third of Americans fear they will die from contracting the virus.
 
The U.S. Senate is considering upping the payments to Americans in a massive stimulus bill to stem the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on the economy.
The U.S. Senate is considering upping the payments to Americans in a massive stimulus bill to stem the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on the economy.
 
Four U.S. senators — one Democrat and three Republicans — have come under fire after multiple reports detailing their significant stock sell-offs prior to the coronavirus-caused stock market crash.
Four U.S. senators — one Democrat and three Republicans — have come under fire after multiple reports detailing their significant stock sell-offs prior to the coronavirus-caused stock market crash.
 
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fox News’s Sean Hannity on Wednesday night that the world needs to get to the bottom of what happened in China with the outbreak of the coronavirus otherwise it is something that could happen again.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fox News’s Sean Hannity on Wednesday night that the world needs to get to the bottom of what happened in China with the outbreak of the coronavirus otherwise it is something that could happen again.
 
It’s been a brutal few weeks for the stock market, which has now officially lost all of the gains of the “Trump bull market” amid panic over the coronavirus pandemic.
It’s been a brutal few weeks for the stock market, which has now officially lost all of the gains of the “Trump bull market” amid panic over the coronavirus pandemic.
 
On Thursday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called on President Trump to invoke the Defense Production Act and assume dictatorial powers in the United States.
On Thursday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called on President Trump to invoke the Defense Production Act and assume dictatorial powers in the United States.
 
On Wednesday morning, President Trump announced that the United States would temporarily close its border with Canada.
On Wednesday morning, President Trump announced that the United States would temporarily close its border with Canada.
 
Italy was already in the midst of their coronavirus crisis when a new fear set in: There weren’t enough ventilator valves at one of the country’s hospitals to treat the patients suffering the most.
Italy was already in the midst of their coronavirus crisis when a new fear set in: There weren’t enough ventilator valves at one of the country’s hospitals to treat the patients suffering the most.
 
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) updated its directives on gathering and events on Sunday
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) updated its directives on gathering and events on Sunday
 
There are other cases of rapid containment of the virus as well.
 
A massive emergency stimulus package proposed by the White House will direct two $1,000 checks to many Americans, according to administration officials.
A massive emergency stimulus package proposed by the White House will direct two $1,000 checks to many Americans, according to administration officials.
 
While the United States is currently ramping up response to coronavirus, China, where the virus originated, has begun the recovery process.
While the United States is currently ramping up response to coronavirus, China, where the virus originated, has begun the recovery process.
 
On Monday, White House Trade Advisor and director of the Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy Peter Navarro appeared on CNBC’s Squawk Box
On Monday, White House Trade Advisor and director of the Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy Peter Navarro appeared on CNBC’s Squawk Box
 
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