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Donald Trump Had Restful Night, Says Doctor After President’s Return To White House

Donald Trump tested positive for COVID-19 Thursday night. Washington: US President Donald Trump had a restful night and continues to do extremely well, his doctor said Tuesday, a day after he was discharged from a military hospital where he was being treated for coronavirus. “Feeling Great,” Trump said in a tweet. “This morning, the president’s […]

Business

Nirmala Sitharaman mounts veiled attack on Congress over MSP

CHENNAI: Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday made a veiled attack on Congress vis-a-vis the new farm legislations, saying those who did not even provide Minimum Support Price (MSP) for commodities other than paddy and wheat were now raising ‘unreasonable’ apprehensions. Stoutly defending the new farm laws of the Centre, she said these legislations […]

Sports

NHL draft 2020 live updates

6:00 PM ET ESPN staff Follow the entire 2020 NHL draft through all seven rounds. We have all 217 picks as they happen, starting with Tuesday night’s first overall selection by the New York Rangers and ending with Wednesday afternoon’s final pick. Additionally, Chris Peters, Greg Wyshynski and Emily Kaplan provide detailed breakdowns of each […]

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Delayed Homeland Security Report Warns of ‘Lethal’ White Supremacy

WASHINGTON — The Department of Homeland Security warned on Tuesday that violent white supremacy was the “most persistent and lethal threat in the homeland” in an annual assessment that a former intelligence chief had accused the agency of withholding in deference to President Trump. The intelligence chief-turned-whistle-blower last month accused the department of blocking the […]

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Whistleblower Who Alleged White House Virus Failures Resigns

In this image provided by Public Health Emergency, a department of Health and Human Services, Rick Bright is shown in his official photo on April 27, 2017, in Washington. (Health and Human Services via AP) A highranking government whistleblower who alleges the Trump administration fumbled its coronavirus response resigned Tuesday, saying he has been forced […]

Business

Mike Pence Doesn’t Want Plexiglass Barriers at Vice-Presidential Debate

The nation’s political divide is no longer just a metaphor. Aides to Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday criticized plans for their candidate to sit behind plexiglass dividers at this week’s vice-presidential debate, rejecting a safety measure that the organizers said would help prevent any viral transmission between Mr. Pence and his Democratic opponent, Senator […]

Technology

Facebook ‘monopoly’ buys, kills competitors

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at an event at Facebook’s Headquarters office in Menlo Park, California on January 15, 2012. Josh Edelson | AFP | Getty Images The House Judiciary subcommittee on antitrust determined Facebook wields monopoly powers in social network and has maintained its position by acquiring, copying or killing its competitors, according to […]