HEADLINES: • Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement • Nancy Pelosi defends pushing $3.6B voting-by-mail package • Senate confirms Ratcliffe as Trump's intelligence director..
Yahoo News: Pelosi says that Trump has 'doggy doo on his shoes' in ongoing spat..
“It’s like a child who comes in with mud on their pants,” Pelosi told a news conference when asked about provocative comments Trump has made about MSNBC television host Joe Scarborough, including references to him as “psycho.”
Fox News: Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus..
Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Donald J. Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement Thursday amid concerns over the coronavirus.
New York Times: Many Facebook Employees to Work From Home Permanently..
Facebook will allow many of its employees to permanently work from home, after the coronavirus spurred the company to reevaluate the shared office..
CBS News: Court of appeals rules in favor of Michigan woman accused of murdering husband..
Linda Stermer – whose conviction in her husband's death was vacated in 2018 – says she accidentally ran over her husband after he escaped a house fire.
Bloomberg: Trump Told to Stay Home by Baltimore Mayor Ahead of Visit..
Baltimore's mayor: “I wish that the president, as our nation’s leader, would set a positive example and not travel during thing holiday weekend.”..
AFP News Agency: Coronavirus infections top 5 million worldwide..
Global infections from the novel coronavirus have surpassed five million as the pandemic plays out unevenly across the planet, with Europe tentatively emerging from its shell and deaths still rising in Latin America..
Yahoo News: Senate confirms Ratcliffe as Trump's intelligence director..
Trump had originally picked Ratcliffe for the job in July, but despite serving on the House Intelligence and Judiciary committees, Ratcliffe was something of a puzzle to key Republican senators, and he soon withdrew his name amid questions about whether he had inflated his resume..
CNN: If US had started social distancing a week earlier, about 36,000 fewer people would have died, study says..
If the country had locked down two weeks earlier than it did, it could have prevented 84% of deaths and 82% of cases, according to the research..
New York Post: Black man beaten in Iowa during racially motivated attack: NAACP..
“I could see my whole life just going in and out, in and out.”
DW News: Migrants say Greece is conducting illegal deportations..
Greek authorities are illegally deporting refugees across the Turkish border. As part of an international research team, we identified and met some of the victims.
Bloomberg: Covid-19 Is Killing Nurses in Brazil More Than Anywhere Else..
A lack of equipment and preparation is being blamed on the high number of infections and deaths in Brazil's nures.
MSN News: Democrats press Pompeo for details on IG firing, Madison Dinners..
New York Post: Suspected gunman Armando Hernandez filmed Arizona mall attack on Snapchat.
According to reports, in one chilling video, the man holds up a can of beer and shows guns in his back seat..
USA TODAY: Joe Biden blasts Trump ahead of Michigan visit, chastises him for threats to funding.
Trump threatened to stop funding to Michigan after the state revealed a plan to send out absentee ballot applications.
MSNBC: Biden leads Trump by double digits in new national poll..
Steve Kornacki breaks down the latest national poll numbers on Joe Biden and Pres. Trump in 6 key battleground states.
MSN News: Active shooter at Texas naval air station 'neutralized': U.S. Navy..
Science News Magazine: Up to 220 million people globally may be at risk of arsenic-contaminated water..
Even in the United States, more than a million rural residents may be unknowingly exposed to arsenic contamination in their drinking water wells..
DW News: US to withdraw from Open Skies transparency pact.
The White House said it would withdraw from the global defense treaty because Russia had repeatedly violated it.
Los Angeles Times: Coronavirus death toll tops 3,500 as more than two-thirds of California moves to reopen..
Coronavirus-linked deaths reached another grim milestone in California, topping 3,500, even as officials move to further reopen the state’s economy..
Reuters: Malaysia confirms more coronavirus cases at migrant detention centre..
New York Post: Nancy Pelosi defends pushing $3.6B voting-by-mail package..
People: Churches in Georgia and Texas Close Again After Members Test Positive for Coronavirus..
Bloomberg: Trump Warns China the U.S. Will Respond "Strongly" to New Hong Kong Crackdown..
“I don’t know what it is because nobody knows yet,” Trump said about the possible Chinese actions. “If it happens, we’ll address that issue very strongly.”..