HEADLINES: • Trump pledges coronavirus vaccine by ‘end of year’ • 15 children with inflammatory syndrome hospitalized in New York • UK overtakes Italy with largest known death toll in Europe..
MSNBC: U.S. Navy sends ships to Russia's Arctic backyard for first time since 1980s.
4 US Navy ships on Monday entered the Barents Sea, located off of Russia’s northwestern Arctic coast — the first time US warships have entered the area since the 1980s — according to statement from the US Navy’s 6th fleet.
Wall Street Journal: Coronavirus Vaccine Enters Human Testing in U.S.
Researchers in New York and Maryland began human testing of a potential coronavirus vaccine developed by Pfizer and German partner BioNTech.
Washington Post: More than 50 dead as coronavirus ravages Massachusetts nursing home.
In the past four weeks, 54 residents at a nursing home in Massachusetts have died after contracting the coronavirus and more than 100 others have tested positive.
MSN News: 15 children are hospitalized in New York City with an inflammatory syndrome that could be linked to coronavirus.
The Daily Beast: Venezuela Jails Two Americans Accused of Taking Part in Murky Invasion Plot..
Venezuela President Nicolás Maduro claims his government has captured 2 American citizens who are accused of taking part in a failed plot to infiltrate the country and assassinate him.
DW News: Coronavirus: UK overtakes Italy with largest known death toll in Europe..
COVID-19 has killed over 32,000 people in the UK, more than any other country in Europe.
CTV News: Coronavirus cases pass 145,000 in new European blackspot Russia.
Russia registered a near record in new daily coronavirus cases on Monday as total infections topped 145,000, cementing its position as the European country reporting the most new cases.
Wall Street Journal: General Electric is cutting roughly 13,000 jobs in its jet-engine business and plans to cut 25% of its total global aviation workforce in coming months.
Reuters: Microsoft to invest $1 billion in Polish cloud project.
Microsoft will invest $1 billion in Poland as part of a plan that will involve opening a data centre in the country to provide cloud services to businesses and government institutions, the company said in a statement on Tuesday.
New York Daily: Three Russian healthcare workers fall from hospital windows under mysterious circumstances amid coronavirus pandemic.
Three healthcare employees battling the coronavirus pandemic in Russia fell from hospital windows. Two are dead. A third remains in “serious condition.”..
Daily Mail US: Former FDA head predicts 100,000 will die from coronavirus by July..
Sky News: Coronavirus: Leaked US documents predict 3,000 COVID-19 deaths a day by June.
ITV News: Piers Morgan tests negative for coronavirus but stays off work.
Wall Street Journal: Medical investigators are looking for evidence that Covid-19 killed people as far back as November.
Reuters: Indians queue for liquor as capital eases some coronavirus curbs.
BNN Bloomberg: Scientists create antibody that defeats coronavirus in lab.
CNBC: Coronavirus will shrink US home prices by 2-3% nationally, Zillow forecasts, but deeper dive could be in store.
MSNBC: Hall of Fame coach Don Shula, the winningest head coach in NFL history, has died at age 90.
The Independent: Trump pledges coronavirus vaccine by ‘end of year’ and pushes for US reopening.
Reuters: Stock markets fell as a U.S.- China spat over the origin of the coronavirus fueled fears of a new trade war, derailing a rebound in global markets.