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Live from NPR news I'm Shay Stevens the trump administration's response to the coronavirus pandemic was a major focus of tonight's debate between Vice President Mike Pence and California Senator Kamala. Harris. NPR, Sarah Mackinnon reports as a potential Biden, administration would do to push back the coronavirus pandemic Democratic Senator Kamala. Harris mostly focused on the performance of the trump administration. Well, the American people have witnessed what is the greatest failure of any presidential administration in the history of our country Vice President Mike? Pence. Defended President Trump's response and said victims of Covid nineteen are in his thoughts daily and in his prayers. But when you say with the American people have done over these last eight months hasn't worked. That's a great disservice. The sacrifices, the American people have made more than two hundred, thousand Americans have died from the virus and the US has reported more cases than any other country Sarah McCamman NPR news after forty eight hours out of public view while recovering from Kobe nineteen president trump has released a new video. As NPR's Keith reports, trump's message was filmed in the White House Rose Garden in this message trump makes a lot of bold pronouncements hide. Perhaps you recognize me it's your favorite president trump goes on to sing the praises of an experimental antibody therapy he received made by the company regeneration. It really did a fantastic job I want to get for you what I got and I'm GonNa make it free. You'RE NOT GONNA pay for trump has been treated with several drugs and it's not clear why he's crediting this one, which is still in clinical trials so Not, currently available for general use, he also didn't explain how he would make it free. I think this was a blessing from God that I caught it. This was a blessing in disguise more than seven and a half million Americans have contracted the virus and more than two hundred and eleven thousand have died Tamra Keith NPR news the assistant commandant of the Marine. Corps. has tested positive for the corona virus only days ago General Gary Thomas was at a Pentagon meeting with members of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Coast Guard leader who was infected. Gulf coast communities are bracing for the arrival of Hurricane Delta predicted to make landfall there on Friday the Anna. Governor John Bel. Edwards is telling residents that now is the time to move inland what I'm trying to impart to the people of Louisiana. Is that by the end of the day Thursday, you need to be where you intend to be. As you ride out the storm. Delta's top wins have diminished to ninety miles per hour after making landfall underneath eastern coast of Mexico's Yucatan. Peninsula this morning forecasters say the storm could regain strength as it approaches the US golf. This is NPR news. A grand jury Texas has indicted streaming giant net flicks for promoting the French film cuties the movie about a tween girl who seeks to join a dance group received backlash before its release critics including some members of Congress. Say the film depicts Lewd visuals of Children Films Writer, and Director Calls the movie, a critique of the hyper sexualization of young girls. The latest report on bias diversity and inclusion in Hollywood shows that there's still a wide gap between the experiences of men and women as well as people of Color. NPR's Mandalit del Barco has more. This is the second part of a report by the Hollywood commission chaired by Anita Hill in their national online survey of nearly ten thousand people working in the entertainment industry women were twice as likely as men to report experiencing bias or unfair behaviour at work. One person said quote the industry fosters the idea that you should have a thick skin and be able to take a joke even if that joke is at expense of your race gender. Or sexuality. The report concluded that men in Hollywood were more likely than women to say the industry is making progress valuing diverse backgrounds experiences in perspective overall fewer than half of all respondents said diversity and inclusion our core values in the entertainment industry Monday, Del Barco, NPR news, Wall Street stocks rebound today on renewed optimism about the possibility of new corona virus relief. The Dow Jones industrials rose five hundred, thirty points. The NASDAQ, composite? Index gained two, hundred ten. This is NPR news. Support, for NPR and the following message come from American Jewish World Service supporting human rights advocates worldwide as they respond to Covid nineteen and defend democracies learn more at age aws dot org..

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