HEADLINES • UK's Johnson leaves intensive care • Trump to launch 2nd coronavirus task force on economy • Indiana reports more than 400 new cases of COVID-19 • Jack Dorsey & Tim Cook pledge millions..
CNN: British politicians have each been given access to an additional £10,000 ($12,450) in order to help them work from home during the coronavirus crisis.
Bloomberg Markets: Talks between the world’s largest oil producers over unprecedented production cuts went down to the wire as Riyadh and Moscow continued to disagree over key details just hours before a virtual meeting of OPEC+
Daily Caller: Cardi B Blames Young People For Bernie Sanders Suspending His Presidential Campaign..
Dpa News Agency: Britain's Johnson leaves intensive care, still in hospital
Yahoo News: Jack Dorsey's $1 billion pledge sparks conversation around UBI
Haaretz.com: Netanyahu denies violating coronavirus regulations when photographed with son
New York Times:
A delay in the rollout of abortion services in Northern Ireland is further complicated by restrictions imposed by the coronavirus outbreak
Billionaires like Twitter’s Jack Dorsey and Apple CEO Tim Cook have pledged millions to help fund relief efforts related to the coronavirus pandemic.
Lockdowns imposed to curb the coronavirus’ spread have put millions of women in Africa, Asia and elsewhere out of reach of birth control and other sexual and reproductive health needs.
VOA: 🇨🇳 China has drawn up new guidelines to reclassify dogs as pets rather than livestock, the agriculture ministry said, part of a response to the coronavirus outbreak that the Humane Society called a potential "game changer" in animal welfare.
Trump plans to launch second coronavirus task force focused on economy
Globalnews.ca: The Supreme Court of Canada will not look at whether Quebec’s Bill 21, which prohibits some public-sector workers from wearing religious symbols at work, should be suspended.
Daily Mail US: COVID-19 patients are 'dying in the corridors of a Detroit hospital before they get help', claim overwhelmed doctors
WDRB News: Indiana reports more than 400 new cases of COVID-19, 42 additional deaths..
CNN: New Zealand reported a decline in new coronavirus cases for the fourth consecutive day.
Daily Mail U.K.: Greater Manchester Police shut down 494 house parties and 166 street gatherings
Three nurses in the UK forced to wear trash bags instead of real protective gear have tested positive for the coronavirus
White House Office of Management and Budget is working on a possible plan for cutting U.S. aid to the World Health Organization, admin. officials say
CNN: President Donald J. Trump's aides have begun intensive discussions on a plan to reopen the US economy as soon as the start of May, according to people familiar with the deliberations
MSNBC: Cardiologist warns of serious side effects with drug touted as coronavirus treatment. “You don’t want to risk taking something that could make it worse or could introduce a new problem before we know for sure that it’s safe and effective,” Dr. James Hamblin says of hydroxychloroquine as treatment for COVID-19.
Fox News: Vice President Mike Pence told "Hannity" Wednesday night that the U.S. will ask "tough questions" of the World Health Organization (WHO) over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic after the global health agency's director warned President Trump and other world leaders against "politicizing" the outbreak..