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US Setting up $1.7B National Network to Track Virus Variants

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00:51 sec | 2 d ago

US Setting up $1.7B National Network to Track Virus Variants

"The Biden ministration says it's creating a national network to track corona virus variants that could trigger another pandemic wave virus response advisor Randy Slavitt says even as the administration ramps up vaccination efforts more dangerous variants are growing he says a one point seven billion dollar network using funds from the president's virus relief packages aimed at getting ahead of the variance this funding will enable CDC it states to do more genomic sequencing the announcement comes as CDC cheaper shovel Lenski says the nation seeing more virus cases nearly seventy thousand new cases per day up from fifty three thousand four weeks ago she says hospitalizations and deaths are also up partly because of variance and partly because of relaxed restrictions on gatherings Sager mag ani Washington

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Biden Meets Japan's Leader to Boost China-Facing Alliances

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00:35 sec | 2 d ago

Biden Meets Japan's Leader to Boost China-Facing Alliances

"Nearly three months after taking office president Biden is hosting his first face to face meeting with a foreign leader Japan's Yoshi he'd Asuka is the first head of state to visit the Biden White House a clear signal the president's focused on boosting alliances to deal with a more assertive China Tokyo has long moved cautiously on steps that might worsen relations with Beijing but suka has been more outspoken he's also been anxious to meet with president Biden after predecessor Shinzo Albay formed a golf buddy relationship with Donald Trump Sager mag ani Washington

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Democrats Begin Long-Shot Push to Expand the Supreme Court

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00:47 sec | 3 d ago

Democrats Begin Long-Shot Push to Expand the Supreme Court

"Some congressional Democrats have launched a long shot bid to expand the Supreme Court which tilted right during the trump administration senator ed Markey is among those introducing legislation to add four High Court justices it is out of balance and it needs to be fixed arguing Mitch McConnell and Republicans stole two seats during the trump years but McConnell says this isn't about fixing anything it's a power grab that would hold public trust in the court destroy its legitimacy president Biden last week created a commission to look at expanding the court and all the reviews house speaker Nancy Pelosi is on board with the study but when asked if she bring the democratic bill up for a vote yeah Sager mag ani Washington

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US expels Russian diplomats, imposes new round of sanctions

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00:41 sec | 3 d ago

US expels Russian diplomats, imposes new round of sanctions

"The by the administration is taking action against Russia for interfering in American elections and for a massive hacking campaign against government agencies for the first time the U. S. is explicitly linking the hacking to a Russian intelligence service and president Biden is now laying out the first publicly announced retaliation a new round of sanctions on Moscow end of the expulsion of ten Russian diplomats it's unclear if the moves will actually change Russian behavior since earlier actions did not end Moscow's hacking both the Obama and trump administrations also expelled diplomats Sager mag ani Washington

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Biden to pull US troops from Afghanistan, end 'forever war'

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00:49 sec | 4 d ago

Biden to pull US troops from Afghanistan, end 'forever war'

"President Biden has announced plans to pull all remaining U. S. forces out of Afghanistan bite nine eleven's twentieth anniversary the president says the U. S. has achieved its original objectives taking out Osama bin laden in the grading the el Qaeda threat after twenty years he says it makes no sense to stay any longer I concluded that it's time to end America's longest war and the final pull out of twenty five hundred U. S. troops will start next month the GOP responses skating you have not ended the war you have extended that Lindsey Graham saying the president's sensually canceled an insurance policy against another nine eleven moments after the president announced the U. S. pullout NATO said it too will pull all non American forces out Sager mag ani Washington

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Biden to pull troops from Afghanistan, end longest US war

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00:45 sec | 4 d ago

Biden to pull troops from Afghanistan, end longest US war

"President Biden says he will pull the last U. S. troops out of Afghanistan this year standing in the same spot where George W. bush announce the start of the war in October two thousand one it's time to end the forever war the president announcing all twenty five hundred U. S. troops will be out of Afghanistan by September eleventh the twentieth anniversary of the attacks that sent American forces there ten years after Osama bin laden's death for reasons remained in Afghanistan becoming increasingly unclear even as the terrorist threat there we went to fight involved the president says the U. S. must fight the battles of the next twenty years not the last twenty Sager mag ani Washington

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Biden on Afghanistan: 'Time to End America's Longest War'

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00:49 sec | 4 d ago

Biden on Afghanistan: 'Time to End America's Longest War'

"President Biden says it is time to end America's longest war U. S. forces went into Afghanistan after nine eleven and excerpts of the speech you'll give this afternoon the president will say the attacks cannot explain why American troops should stay there nearly twenty years later US officials say the president will announce his plan to pull the remaining twenty five hundred forces out by this September eleventh in his words it is time for American troops to come home that will set a firm end to two decades of war that killed more than twenty two hundred U. S. service members the president's decision will keep troops there four months longer than initially planned defying a may first withdrawal deadline under a trump administration peace deal with the Taliban Sager mag ani Washington

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Biden Begins to Undo Trump's Ban on Abortion Referrals

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00:42 sec | 4 d ago

Biden Begins to Undo Trump's Ban on Abortion Referrals

"The by the administration has moved to start reversing Donald trump's family planning policy the trump administration's twenty nineteen change to the federal family planning program band clinics from referring women for abortions that led Planned Parenthood to drop out of the program and the complicated things for women trying to get birth control women's groups called it a gag rule proposed by the administration change would undo trump changes that also required federally funded clinics to financially and physically separate themselves from facilities providing abortions the supreme court's already agreed to hear a challenge to the trump rules Sager mag ani Washington

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US to Withdraw All Troops From Afghanistan by Sept. 11

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00:54 sec | 5 d ago

US to Withdraw All Troops From Afghanistan by Sept. 11

"The Biden ministration is setting a new deadline for pulling all US troops out of Afghanistan the twentieth anniversary of the attacks on America U. S. officials say president Biden plans to withdraw the remaining twenty five hundred American forces by September eleventh that defies the may first deadline the trump administration agreed to a peace deal with the Taliban last year it's been increasingly clear president Biden would let that time line laps spokeswoman Jen Psaki says the president will announce his move tomorrow and while she's not saying what it will be notes the president believes there is no military solution in Afghanistan that we have been there for far too long but the delayed pullout risks Taliban retaliation against U. S. and Afghan forces possibly escalating what many call the endless war Sager mag ani Washington

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Biden, Lawmakers at Tribute to Slain Capitol Police Officer

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00:53 sec | 5 d ago

Biden, Lawmakers at Tribute to Slain Capitol Police Officer

"President Biden has been among those paying tribute to slain U. S. capitol police officer Billy Evans at a ceremony in the building's rotunda Evans was remembered as a guy who would love to golf and read Harry potter with his kids young login and Abigail were in the rotunda where their dad became just the six person to lie in honor his flag draped casket surrounded by fellow officers as the president said their father died a hero and his memory will live forever my prayer for you is the moment of a smile comes before the tear quicker than longer it was the second such memorial Justin this year for a capitol police officer who fell in the line of duty after officer Brian said Nick was killed in the capital riot Evans died after being hit by a car that rammed a capital barricade Sager mag ani Washington

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US to leave troops in Afghanistan beyond May, 9/11 new goal

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00:39 sec | 5 d ago

US to leave troops in Afghanistan beyond May, 9/11 new goal

"The U. S. has a new goal for pulling all troops out of Afghanistan the trump administration had negotiated a deadline with the Taliban for withdrawing by may first a U. S. official says president Biden's decided to leave troops there beyond today and and has set a new date September eleventh the twentieth anniversary of the attacks that led to the U. S. entering Afghanistan the president's been hinting for weeks that he let the may first deadline lapse it's been clear for days that an orderly pull out of the twenty five hundred troops still in Afghanistan was unlikely Sager mag ani Washington

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Biden Tells Execs US Needs to Invest, Lead in Computer Chips

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00:49 sec | 6 d ago

Biden Tells Execs US Needs to Invest, Lead in Computer Chips

"As a global computer chip shortage continues hurting a variety of industries president Biden is pushing for the US to become the world's chip leader the shortage has delayed a new iPhone made it harder for schools to buy laptops for home learning and shuttered auto factories because there aren't enough chips to finish building vehicles that are essentially rolling computers at a virtual meeting with CEOs from dell Intel Ford and other companies the president said his massive infrastructure plan will help the U. S. to build its own chip supply chain saying American investments now lags behind competitors like China would apply to step up our game and build two days infrastructure not repair yesterday's Sager mag ani Washington

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CDC Chief Urges Michigan to 'Close Things Down' Amid Spike

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00:45 sec | 6 d ago

CDC Chief Urges Michigan to 'Close Things Down' Amid Spike

"Michigan is dealing with what the CDC called an extraordinary number of new covert nineteen cases but the by the administration says the solution is not sending the state more vaccine doses CDC cheaper shovel Lenski says a vaccine surge in response to a case surgery is not the way to go because it'll be weeks before the vaccines make an impact instead the answer to that is to really close things down to go back to our basics to go back to where we were last spring I am last summer marks came after governor Gretchen Whitmer urged people to voluntarily restrict some activities she's not issuing any new mandates but instead is urging residents to do their part Sager mag ani Washington

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Gaetz faces probe by House ethics over potential misconduct

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00:42 sec | Last week

Gaetz faces probe by House ethics over potential misconduct

"Congressman Matt Gaetz is facing another investigation over sex trafficking allegations the justice department's already looking into whether gates and associate Joel Greenberg paid under age girls or offered them gifts in exchange for sex now the house ethics committee has started a probe citing allegations that the Florida Republican may have engaged in sexual misconduct and or illicit drug use among other things gates has not been charged and denies any wrongdoing while insisting he will not step down Greenberg is working toward a plea deal which could lead to him cooperating with prosecutors against gates Sager mag ani Washington

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Biden assigns study on delicate issue of Supreme Court

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00:57 sec | Last week

Biden assigns study on delicate issue of Supreme Court

"President Biden has ordered a panel to study some politically delicate issues including how many justices should serve on the Supreme Court and for how long he's fulfilling a campaign promise made amid democratic pressure to re align the High Court that tilted sharply right under Donald Trump who added three justices the president has said the judicial nomination system is getting out of whack but has not said whether he backs expanding the cord from nine seats or imposing term limits liberal justice Stephen Bryer has warned against big changes like adding seats at eighty three Briar is the oldest justice and some progressive groups want him to retire while Democrats controlled the confirmation process White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki says that's not the president's call he believes that the decision justice Bryer roommate when it decides it's time to no longer serve on the Supreme Court Sager mag ani Washington

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Biden, predecessors mourn Prince Philip

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00:39 sec | Last week

Biden, predecessors mourn Prince Philip

"President Biden is among world leaders morning prince Philip's passing he was the president says the nation since Queen Elizabeth it's deep condolences honoring the prince's service ended charity what the seventy eight year old president calls an extraordinary and longer life we never slowed down at all China in statements both President Bush and Obama cited the prince's wit and warmth president trump says Philip define the British dignity and grace calling his death an irreplaceable loss Sager mag ani Washington

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'New strategy': Politicians in crisis refuse calls to resign

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00:56 sec | Last week

'New strategy': Politicians in crisis refuse calls to resign

"Congressman Matt Gaetz will make a high profile appearance today as he continues resisting calls to resign amid a federal sex trafficking investigation the Florida Republican will appear tonight at former president trump's Miami golf club at an event sponsored by the group that organized the trump rally on January six that ended with the capital Ryan gates appears to be emulating the ex president's approach to scandal denying allegations and portraying himself as a victim but pressure is mounting sources say gates political ally Joel Greenberg is working toward a plea deal with prosecutors looking into whether the two men paid under age girls were offered them gifts in exchange for sex I'm sure markets is not feeling very comfortable today Greenberg lawyer Fritz Scheller would not tell W. O. F. L. yesterday if his clients will cooperate against gates Sager mag ani Washington

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Biden tightens some gun controls, says much more needed

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00:47 sec | Last week

Biden tightens some gun controls, says much more needed

"President Biden is taking his first gun control measures saying the nation must address the surge of gun violence and not enough enough the president says it's an epidemic and this is international buyers for a rose garden crowd including relatives of those killed in the sandy hook and parkland school shootings he announced a half dozen executive actions including tightening regulations on homemade ghost guns but they fall far short of the sweeping gun control agenda he campaigned on the president urging Congress to move on background checks and other legislation enough prayers time for some action though the measures face slim prospects amid near unified Senate GOP opposition Sager mag ani Washington

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09:11 min | 8 months ago

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"President trump says he may have a funeral service at the White House this week for his younger brother Robert trump died over the weekend he was my friend I I guess they say best friend and that's true and you know losing him it's not easy the president mourning his brother on fox and friends and later telling reporters he's eyeing a small funeral service Friday at the White House in tribute so by saying it would be a great honor for Robert trump who died Saturday at 71 Sager mag ani Washington

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10:56 min | 8 months ago

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"President trump is ramping up his campaign schedule as Democrats prepare to kick off their convention it's aggressive counter programming by a president unwilling to see the political stage and who's trailing in the polls we have to we're getting down to the final brunch the president as he left the White House for the Midwest with stops in Minnesota and Wisconsin which is hosting the entirely virtual democratic convention both are a key battlegrounds and the president's using them to kick off his heaviest political travel week since the virus pandemic halted his campaign schedule Sager mag ani Washington

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09:26 min | 8 months ago

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"The trump campaign is quickly going after comelec Harris as she joins the Biden ticket the pick both please the president she was my number one pick and surprised him she did very poorly in the primaries the president argues Harris is about the most liberal person in the Senate St Anselm college analyst Chris Gayle Dearie says the GOP attack plan is clear Harris is a radical and will push bite and left you the secret power behind the throne interact fighting over to the you know Bernie Sanders wing of the party Sager mag ani Washington

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08:56 min | 8 months ago

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"Joe Biden is on the cusp of announcing his running mate it's the biggest call of Biden's long political career and maybe the most consequential who will join him on the democratic ticket looking to unseat president trump Democrats close to the campaign say an announcement is imminent Biden's spend some of the past week privately interviewing contenders he's talked about choosing a woman if he does that would be just the third time the major parties ticket has included a female running mate Sager mag ani Washington

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09:51 min | 1 year ago

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"The president says he can never be considered a total victory too many people have died I define victory what is gone and we opened successfully we have a successful country again Joe Biden says the president talks too much about that and lacks empathy or concern for Americans the president says nobody thinks more about what's happened I don't think anybody can feel any worse than I do about all of the death and destruction that so needless it says he also needs to worry about the response and getting the country reopen Sager mag ani Washington

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10:10 min | 1 year ago

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"President trump is hailing new federal guidelines for eventually returning normalcy to America the president says we're starting our life again we're starting rejuvenation of our economy again while he's focused on that Dr Anthony Fauci says his fellow health professionals have another focus the dominating drive of this was to make sure that this is done in the safest way possible saying the phased approach is that the right one insuring Americans can get out again while taking careful steps to avoid a further virus spread Sager mag ani Washington

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07:25 min | 1 year ago

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"We want to get our country back the president's is data indicate the nation may have passed the pandemic's peak he's ready to roll out new guidelines easing the way toward re opening somewhat lesser hits states and they'll be safe they'll be strong hours earlier business leaders had warned him it'll be a while before people are safe going to work saying they need more testing and personal protective gear Sager mag ani Washington

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08:25 min | 1 year ago

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"The president says the numbers aren't looking good the data suggested Dacian wide we have passed the peak or new cases which he says puts the nation in a strong position to start re opening the guidelines would call for easing restrictions in states with less of an outbreak while keeping them in place in harder hit areas business leaders that were warning the president they'll need more testing and protective gear before workers can be safe going back to their jobs Sager mag ani Washington

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08:25 min | 1 year ago

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"The president says the numbers aren't looking good the data suggested Dacian wide we have passed the peak or new cases which he says puts the nation in a strong position to start re opening the guidelines would call for easing restrictions in states with less of an outbreak while keeping them in place in harder hit areas business leaders that were warning the president they'll need more testing and protective gear before workers can be safe going back to their jobs Sager mag ani Washington

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08:16 min | 1 year ago

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"The president says the W. H. O. blew it by not sounding the alarm on the virus sooner they missed the call ripping it as very China centric suggesting the organization went along with Beijing's efforts to minimize the outbreak's severity they should have done and they probably didn't know the president's now threatening to freeze U. S. funding to the WHL first saying he would cut it but then backtracking and saying he'd strongly consider it Sager mag ani Washington

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08:20 min | 1 year ago

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"The White House is formalizing recommendations that many if not nearly all Americans wear face coverings outside their homes that doesn't necessarily mean masks a person familiar with the virus task force's talks says the suggestions would include T. shirts bandannas and non medical masks to cover the nose and mouth when at the grocery store and elsewhere they'll suggest a medical grade masks to be reserved for those dealing directly with the sick Sager mag ani Washington

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08:20 min | 1 year ago

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"The White House is formalizing recommendations that many if not nearly all Americans wear face coverings outside their homes that doesn't necessarily mean masks a person familiar with the virus task force's talks says the suggestions would include T. shirts bandannas and non medical masks to cover the nose and mouth when at the grocery store and elsewhere they'll suggest a medical grade masks to be reserved for those dealing directly with the sick Sager mag ani Washington

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08:20 min | 1 year ago

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"The White House is formalizing recommendations that many if not nearly all Americans wear face coverings outside their homes that doesn't necessarily mean masks a person familiar with the virus task force's talks says the suggestions would include T. shirts bandannas and non medical masks to cover the nose and mouth when at the grocery store and elsewhere they'll suggest a medical grade masks to be reserved for those dealing directly with the sick Sager mag ani Washington

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08:20 min | 1 year ago

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"The White House is formalizing recommendations that many if not nearly all Americans wear face coverings outside their homes that doesn't necessarily mean masks a person familiar with the virus task force's talks says the suggestions would include T. shirts bandannas and non medical masks to cover the nose and mouth when at the grocery store and elsewhere they'll suggest a medical grade masks to be reserved for those dealing directly with the sick Sager mag ani Washington

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08:20 min | 1 year ago

"sager mag ani washington" Discussed on AP News

"The White House is formalizing recommendations that many if not nearly all Americans wear face coverings outside their homes that doesn't necessarily mean masks a person familiar with the virus task force's talks says the suggestions would include T. shirts bandannas and non medical masks to cover the nose and mouth when at the grocery store and elsewhere they'll suggest a medical grade masks to be reserved for those dealing directly with the sick Sager mag ani Washington

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09:30 min | 1 year ago

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"Just last week the president imagine normalcy returning by Easter what a great time line that would be but he sharply shifted tone with experts like Tony felt she saying the virus could kill 100000 Americans or many more I think it's entirely conceivable that if we do not mitigate to the extent that we're trying to do that you can reach that number so the president's extending the nationwide shut down through April tacitly acknowledging what he calls a war against the hidden enemy will not end as fast as he'd like Sager mag ani Washington

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08:00 min | 1 year ago

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"Hours after American deaths from the virus passed the 1000 mark another staggering number weekly unemployment benefits applications hit nearly 3.3000000 last week more than quadrupling the record set in 1982 layoffs are sure to grow some economists say the unemployment rate could approach 13 percent by may by comparison the highest jobless rate during the Great Recession was 10 percent Sager mag ani Washington

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