Social distancing guidelines and stay-at-home orders have been implemented in most of the US, greatly limiting where Americans can go. Businesses classified as “essential services” include grocery stores, pharmacies and even gun stores.
When the definitive history of the coronavirus pandemic is written, the date January 20, 2020, is certain to feature prominently. It was on that day that a 35-year-old man in Washington State, recently returned from visiting family in Wuhan in China, became the first person in the US to be diagnosed with the virus.
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan urged the US President Donald Trump on Sunday to lift the sanctions imposed on Iran amid coronavirus outbreak on humanitarian grounds in order to help the nation in fighting against the COVID-19 epidemic.
America's top infectious diseases expert is warning that hundreds of thousands of Americans could die unless every citizen joins an effort to blunt the coronavirus pandemic – only to be contradicted by President Donald Trump, who insists the virus is under "tremendous" control.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) slammed US President Donald Trump on Sunday for spreading “unfactual information” about the coronavirus, accusing him of muddling facts about the pandemic at a crucial moment.
US President Donald Trump has pointed the finger of blame at his predecessor for the slow coronavirus testing process in the country, saying former President Barack Obama "made changes that only complicated things further."