10:50 a.m. Dec. 1, 2020
- By Ciara Linnane
U.S. is heading for 100,000 COVID-19 patients in hospitals as experts worry about a coming Thanksgiving travel spike ‘What happened during Thanksgiving is a lot like a 100-mile-an-hour wind going into a forest fire,’ says epidemiologist Michael OsterholmThe U.S. set a record for hospitalizations with the coronavirus illness COVID-19 on Tuesday at almost 100,000 patients and health experts worried that the situation will worsen in the coming weeks after millions traveled across the country for the Thanksgiving holiday.
7:19 a.m. Sept. 10, 2020
- By Victor Reklaitis
Trump himself asks why Woodward didn’t immediately report the president’s comments about playing down the coronavirus Woodward says he needed time to check out Trump’s comments from a half-year agoFamed journalist Bob Woodward himself is drawing considerable criticism for not reporting President Donald Trump’s comments sooner — and Trump is seizing on the #BobWoodwardKnew issue.
7:01 a.m. Aug. 25, 2020
- Associated Press
About two-thirds of Americans say they have cut spending during the pandemic 45% of Americans say they’re setting aside more money than usual and 26 % are paying down debt faster than they were beforeIt’s the paradox of a pandemic that has crushed the U.S. economy: 12.9 million people have lost a job and a dangerous rash of businesses has closed, yet the personal finances of many Americans have remained strong — and in some ways have even improved.