Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly blasted the now-ousted commander of the USS Theodore Roosevelt, Capt. Brett Crozier, as "stupid" in an address to the ship's crew Monday morning.
Vanuatu has been slammed by one of the strongest recorded storms to ever make landfall on the tiny Pacific nation, forcing the government to suspend coronavirus social distancing measures for evacuees.
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During his coronavirus briefing Monday, President Donald Trump clashed with reporters and made a number of false and misleading claims. Here's our fact check below, which will be updated as we check his claims.
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Cardinal George Pell will be immediately freed from prison after Australia's High Court unanimously overturned his conviction on five counts of historical child sex abuse.
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Maeve Kennedy McKean's body was recovered this afternoon while her 8-year-old son, Gideon, is presumed dead after going missing Thursday night in the Chesapeake Bay near Annapolis, Maryland. McKean -- the daughter of former Maryland Lt. Gov. Kathleen Kennedy Townsend and the granddaughter of former US Attorney General and US Senator Robert F. Kennedy -- and her son were isolating from coronavirus with their family and playing kickball in the yard when the ball went into the water. The pair took a canoe to retrieve it and never came back. Divers and boats went back to sea to search for their bodies Monday.
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President Donald Trump's contempt for science and disdain for experts who question his political narratives are driving his increasingly defensive and brittle management of the coronavirus pandemic.
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The body of Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean has been found by divers, police said.
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Jill Romann, the coroner in Douglas County, Colorado, was so desperate for coronavirus tests that she began calling hospitals in the middle of the night to avoid management, begging whoever was on duty for one or two test kits.
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In our polarized world, we are united by one truth: Covid-19 has no political objective, no media bias, and no social agenda. It is an equal opportunity killer. People are dying in isolation, working alone in their basement, and sobbing on empty street corners normally full of life. As we long for the "ordinary" in the midst of these extraordinary times, the reality is that while we are united, we are still divided.
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