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Trump says 'life and death' at stake in following guidelines

Aamer Madhani, Kevin Freking and Ricardo Alonso-zaldivar, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 31st - 10:22pm

President Donald Trump warned Americans to brace for a “hell of a bad two weeks” ahead as the White House projected there could be 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in the U.S. from the coronavirus pandemic even if current social distancing guidelines are maintained.

Trump allies warn against feud with swing-state governor

Steve Peoples and David Eggert, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 31st - 10:09pm

President Donald Trump's allies are trying to contain a politically risky election-year fight with Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as he struggles to balance presidential politics with a global pandemic in one of the nation's most important swing states.

White House projects 100K to 240K US deaths from virus

Aamer Madhani, Kevin Freking and Ricardo Alonso-zaldivar, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 31st - 4:12pm

President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned Americans to brace for a “hell of a bad two weeks” ahead as the White House projected there could be 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in the U.S. from the coronavirus pandemic even if current social distancing guidelines are maintained.

Viral virus briefing: Where science meets all things Trump

Calvin Woodward, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 31st - 10:42am

For a few moments in the Rose Garden, the coronavirus pandemic is a bucking bronco with President Donald Trump on its back. His arm swings an invisible rope. He seems to be hanging on for dear life.

US warship captain seeks crew isolation as virus spreads

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 31st - 10:35am

The captain of a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier facing a growing outbreak of the coronavirus is asking for permission to isolate the bulk of his roughly 5,000 crew members on shore, which would take the warship out of duty in an effort to save lives.

Watchdog finds new problems with FBI wiretap applications

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 31st - 9:27am

The Justice Department inspector general has found additional failures in the FBI's handling of a secretive surveillance program that came under scrutiny after the Russia investigation, identifying problems with dozens of applications for wiretaps in national security investigations.

Ben McAdams: Coronavirus is like ‘being hit by a truck’

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Mar 30th - 7:57pm

Rep. Ben McAdams said Monday said he’s still feeling “pretty weak” after a battle with the new coronavirus that kept him hospitalized for more than a week.

US extends Iran nuclear cooperation sanctions waivers

Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 30th - 6:21pm

The Trump administration on Monday renewed several waivers on U.S. sanctions against Iran, allowing Russian, European and Chinese companies to continue to work on Iran's civilian nuclear facilities without drawing American penalties.

Utah businesses, employees must navigate family and sick leave in the COVID-19 outbreak

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Mar 30th - 5:51pm

The coronavirus is putting pressure on employees as well as employers who must manage operations in the wake of legally mandated leave.

FBI reaches out to Sen. Burr over stock sales tied to virus

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 30th - 4:17pm

The FBI has reached out to Sen. Richard Burr about his sale of stocks before the coronavirus caused markets to plummet, a person familiar with the matter said Monday.

ABC's Karl calls Rubio's tweet on media outrageous, hurtful

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 30th - 3:39pm

The president of the White House Correspondents' Association on Monday called on Florida Sen. Marco Rubio to apologize for a tweet saying some media members “can't contain their delight” at reports of Americans getting the coronavirus.

The White House is getting a new chief of staff on Tuesday

Zeke Miller, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 30th - 11:08am

Rep. Mark Meadows is resigning his congressional seat effective 5 p.m. Monday as he assumes the post of White House chief of staff.

Blissful ignorance? Submariners likely unaware of pandemic

John Leicester, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 30th - 2:31am

Of a world in coronavirus turmoil, they may know little or nothing.

Trump extends federal social distancing guidelines to April 30

Paul Leblanc, Jason Hoffman and Kevin Liptak, CNN  |  Posted Mar 29th - 4:27pm

President Donald Trump said Sunday he would extend his social distancing guidelines to April 30 as novel coronavirus continues to spread throughout the US.

Fit, healthy 33-year-old recounts falling ill to coronavirus

Paolo Santalucia, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 29th - 12:36pm

Andrea Napoli didn’t fit the usual profile of a coronavirus patient.

Trump extends virus guidelines, braces US for big death toll

Zeke Miller and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 29th - 8:11am

Bracing the nation for a coronavirus death toll that could exceed 100,000 people, President Donald Trump extended restrictive social distancing guidelines through April, bowing to public health experts who presented him with even more dire projections for the expanding coronavirus pandemic.

White House projects 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in US from coronavirus pandemic if social distancing maintained

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 31st - 4:01pm

White House projects 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in US from coronavirus pandemic if social distancing maintained.

Trump extends federal social distancing guidance for 30 days as scientists warn virus continues to spread

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 29th - 4:11pm

Trump extends federal social distancing guidance for 30 days as scientists warn virus continues to spread.

NIH's Fauci projects possible 'millions' of US coronavirus cases, '100,000-200,000' deaths

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 29th - 7:56am

NIH's Fauci projects possible 'millions' of US coronavirus cases, '100,000-200,000' deaths.