Coronavirus US: study shows 97,000 children tested positive in last two weeks of July – live updates

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; New data shows huge uptick in infections of children US passes 5m Covid-19 cases as Joe Biden says pandemic ‘breaks heart’ Trump’s coronavirus relief orders described as ‘laughable’ by Läs mer…

Scott Morrison presses Trump for continued detention of ex-Afghan soldier who killed three Australians

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump Hekmatullah’s potential release is the result of a peace agreement between US and Taliban but PM says ‘he should never be released’ Scott Morrison has contacted Donald Läs mer…

US passes 5m Covid cases as Pelosi calls Trump relief order unconstitutional

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The US on Sunday passed the grim milestone of 5m coronavirus cases, as Donald Trump’s executive orders seeking to break a political impasse over further economic relief were denounced Läs mer…

Anger over economic relief impasse as US approaches 5m Covid-19 cases – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; ‘This is unstoppable’: midwest braces for a Covid-19 surge Dr Deborah Birx: voice of scientific reason or apologist for Trump? Trump signs order for coronavirus relief Sign up to Läs mer…

Big oil remembers 'friend' Trump with millions in campaign funds

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump Donations to support the president’s re-election have flooded in from a fossil fuel industry that has enjoyed three years of energy deregulation and tax cuts Donald Trump Läs mer…

Trump signs order for coronavirus relief, with lower level of extra aid for jobless

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump said on Saturday that he would extend enhanced coronavirus unemployment benefits and employment taxes into next year with executive orders, but cut the level of some of Läs mer…

Trump pledges to break stimulus gridlock as millions go without Covid-19 benefits – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Trump to hold press conference this afternoon ‘We’re making it up’: How Trump’s America failed the Covid test Trumpism has taken over, but what happens if Trump loses? US Läs mer…

Trump says Democrats are holding coronavirus relief bill 'hostage' – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video 2:25 Donald Trump says he will act unilaterally to suspend payroll taxes for all Americans through the end of 2020 and possibly longer and extend supplemental unemployment Läs mer…

Trump pledges executive orders to extend Covid relief, but offers few details

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump has promised unilateral action to provide economic relief for millions of Americans hit by the coronavirus pandemic, but he offered few specific details and admitted the move Läs mer…

Can Trump ban TikTok? What the executive order means – explained

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; On Thursday, Donald Trump issued two executive orders aimed at banning TikTok and WeChat, saying the US must take “aggressive action” against the China-based social media platforms in the Läs mer…

Russia, China and Iran meddling in US elections, top intelligence official says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US elections 2020 Statement says China is opposed to Trump but offers more concrete evidence of Russia’s efforts to undermine Biden Donald Trump and Russia’s president, Vladimir Putin, attend Läs mer…

Coronavirus US: death toll tops 160,000 as relief package impasse continues – live updates

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Over 1,000 new deaths and 57,000 new US coronavirus cases yesterday Donald Trump claims Joe Biden is ‘against God’ President bans transactions with Chinese-owned TikTok and WeChat Sign up Läs mer…

Donald Trump claims Joe Biden is 'against God'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US elections 2020 US president attacks faith of rival, who has said his Catholic beliefs helped him cope with deaths of his first wife and daughter Play Video 2:01 Läs mer…

What is WeChat and why is Trump targeting it?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; On Friday, Donald Trump issued twin executive orders that would ban any US transactions with the Chinese companies that own TikTok and WeChat, saying the US must take “aggressive Läs mer…

Trump falsely claims Joe Biden is 'against God and guns' – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video 2:01 Donald Trump says likely presidential rival Joe Biden is ”against God” as he upped his attacks on the Democratic nominee. Speaking to a crowd at Cleveland Läs mer…

Trump Signs Executive Order Barring Transactions With TikTok in 45 Days

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; President Donald Trump signed an executive order prohibiting U.S. residents from doing any business with TikTok or the apps’ Chinese owner ByteDance Ltd., beginning 45 days from now. The Läs mer…

Anthony Fauci says he has received death threats over his coronavirus work

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Anthony Fauci, the top infectious disease expert in the US, has had to hire security to protect himself and his family after receiving death threats in response to his Läs mer…

US politics: no Covid-19 stimulus package progress as Trump makes more false claims – live updates

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Deutsche Bank gave Trump records to New York prosecutors – report Trump again claims Covid-19 will ‘go away’ as Fauci warns of long road ahead Facebook removes Trump post Läs mer…

Think ’sanctions’ will trouble China? Then you’re stuck in the politics of the past | Ai Weiwei

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The complex history of how China and the US once embraced each other should inform how the current showdown is tackled The Trump administration has floated the idea of Läs mer…

Facebook removes Trump post over false Covid-19 claim for first time

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Post included video in which Trump wrongly said that children were ‘almost immune’ from illness Facebook has removed a post from Donald Trump’s page for spreading false information about Läs mer…

Trump says US should take share of proceeds from proposed TikTok sale – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video 1:24 Donald Trump says the Treasury should receive a share of proceeds from the proposed sale of Chinese-owned video app TikTok. The president’s plans come after he Läs mer…

Facebook moderators call for advertiser boycott to be extended

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Current and former Facebook moderators have called for the unprecedented advertiser boycott of the site to be extended to prove that the action is more than a “PR stunt”. Läs mer…

Yaël Eisenstat: 'Facebook is ripe for manipulation and viral misinformation'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Facebook Interview Ian Tucker The ex-CIA officer on why she lasted only six months at the tech giant and her fears about its role in the forthcoming Läs mer…

Trump claims credit for UK Huawei ban as China says move 'disheartening' – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video Donald Trump has claimed credit for the UK’s decision to ban Huawei from the country’s 5G networks, after it was announced the firm would be stripped out Läs mer…

Chinese media calls for 'pain' over UK Huawei ban as Trump claims credit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Huawei Global Times mouthpiece says Beijing must respond or be seen as ‘easy to bully’ Play Video Trump claims credit for UK Huawei ban as China says move ’disheartening’ Läs mer…