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The Atlantic's star pandemic reporter: We aren't ready for another 'generation-defining crisis'

Yong's latest piece "How The Pandemic Defeated America" will be one of two stories featured on the cover The Atlantic's September issue. Yong spoke with CNN Business ahead of its publication on Monday about his reporting process.
Tags: America, Cnn, Atlantic, Yong, CNN Business


UK, eurozone factories bounce back; US-China tensions rise over TikTok – as it happened

UK factory output at three-year high, Eurozone output highest since April 2018 – PMI surveysGold hits new record high of $1,984.66 an ounceHSBC steps up 35,000 job cuts amid Covid-19 profit plunge TikTok reportedly relocating to London as Microsoft confirms acquisition plans 3.05pm BST Stock markets around the world are pushing higher, with the UK’s FTSE 100 index up 1.86%, Germany’s Dax 2.4% ahead and France’s CAC rising 1.78%. On Wall Street, the Dow Jones rose 0.46%, the S&P 500 advanced ...
Tags: Business, UK, London, Microsoft, France, China, Germany, US, America, UK News, World news, Commodities, US news, Stock Markets, Asia Pacific, Currencies


Donald Trump's tone deaf '911' campaign ad is a slap in the face to seniors

Trump's recent '911' ad, meant to show America under Biden, is tone deaf and offensive to seniors while also showing his misunderstanding of America.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, America, Biden, Usa Today, Donald Trump, Trump


US politics: coronavirus bailout funding remains in limbo – live updates

US reported record 1.87m new Covid-19 cases in JulyAnti-abortion centers received at least $4m from bailout fundsMicrosoft pursues TikTok deal as Pompeo says Trump will take actionSign up to our First Thing newsletter 11.18am BST One company that the coronavirus bailout measures could be coming too late for is Lord & Taylor, one of America’s oldest department stores, which has filed for bankruptcy.Established in 1826, Lord & Taylor has long been a trailblazing brand. We are America’s oldest ...
Tags: Washington, US, America, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Associated Press, Donald Trump, Taylor, Andrew Taylor, Trump, Pompeo, Tiktok, Lord Taylor one of America


John Oliver Exposes The Racist Origins Of Trump’s Latest Campaign Promise

Host of "Late Week Tonight" shows the long history of white supremacy in America in ways that aren't taught in school.
Tags: News, John Oliver, America, Trump


Afghan troops retake prison attacked by IS group; 29 killed

Afghan forces said they retook a prison in the country’s east on Monday afternoon, following an hours-long battle a day after the facility was targeted by the Islamic State group in an attack that killed 29 people. The prison is believed to be holding hundreds of IS members. The attack highlighted the challenges ahead for Afghanistan, even as U.S. and NATO forces begin to withdraw following America striking a peace deal with the Taliban.
Tags: News, Islamic State, America, Afghanistan, Nato


The US food system is killing Americans

Akash Goel, Michel Nischan, Bill Frist and Tom Coliccio write that now, more than ever, it is critical to address nutrition insecurity in America head on. While food insecurity is about providing more food, nutrition insecurity is about providing the right food, so we and our children can build the metabolic heath we need to better survive this and future pandemics.
Tags: US, America, Cnn, Akash Goel Michel Nischan Bill Frist, Tom Coliccio


Americans in Africa: Why we left America to live in Africa

Three African Americans have been explaining why they left the US to find a better life in Africa.
Tags: News, Africa, US, America


‘Extraordinarily Widespread’: Dr. Birx Warns America Now In New Phase Of COVID Pandemic

CHARLESTON, W.Va. __ White House coronavirus task force leader Dr. Deborah Birx says widespread coronavirus infections in urban and rural America mark a “new phase” for the pandemic as she doubled down on calls to wear face masks and observe social distancing measures. Birx, speaking on CNN’s “State of the Union” Sunday morning, said “What we are seeing today is different from March and April. It is extraordinarily widespread.” The United States has the world’s biggest number of cases at 4.6 ...
Tags: News, White House, America, Cnn, United States, Charleston, David Taintor, Deborah Birx, Birx, Birx Warns America


Watch 'United Shades' Sundays at 10 p.m. ET

'United Shades of America' follows comedian and political provocateur W. Kamau Bell as he explores communities across America to understand the unique challenges they face.
Tags: News, America, Stories, W Kamau Bell, United Shades of America


SpaceX brings NASA astronauts home safe in milestone mission

America's first crewed spaceship to fly to the International Space Station in nearly a decade returned safely to Earth on Sunday, splashing down in the Gulf of Mexico. The successful mission, carried out jointly by SpaceX and NASA, demonstrated that the United States once again has the capacity to send its astronauts to space and bring them back. SpaceX Crew Dragon Endeavour's four main parachutes gently floated down to the water after the vessel landed off the coast of Pensacola at 2:48...
Tags: Spacex, News, America, Nasa, Earth, United States, International Space Station, Gulf of Mexico, Pensacola


Rep. Cuellar weighs in on Democrats, Republicans at odds over coronavirus relief package

Texas Congressman Henry Cuellar discusses the coronavirus stimulus package and Biden’s potential running mate on ‘America’s News HQ.’
Tags: Texas, News, America, Biden, Cuellar, Henry Cuellar


Coronavirus testing czar calls for widespread mask compliance, but suggests mandate could be risky

Assistant Secretary for Health Brett Giroir, the White House's coronavirus testing coordinator, is not shy about urging people to wear masks. He told NBC's Chuck Todd on Sunday that, especially in locations experiencing more intense coronavirus outbreaks, "you really need to have mask-wearing at a very high degree" to drive infections down. He does not, however, feel comfortable recommending a national mask mandate to President Trump.Giroir expressed concerned that a federal mandate woul...
Tags: News, Nbc, White House, America, Phoenix, Todd, Chuck Todd, Brett Giroir, Bill Barr, Trump Giroir


Pelosi: 'I don't have confidence' in Dr. Birx

Politico reported Friday that, while in a closed-door meeting last week, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) called White House coronavirus task force coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx "the worst," accused her of spreading disinformation, and told Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows she believes they're in "horrible hands."ABC's Martha Raddatz asked Pelosi about the incident on Sunday's edition of This Week. Pelosi didn't confirm or deny the...
Tags: News, Abc, White House, America, House, Treasury, Nancy Pelosi, Trump, Calif, Pelosi, Martha Raddatz, Mark Meadows, Raddatz, Steven Mnuchin, Bill Barr, Kaitlan Collins @kaitlancollins


Opinion: In America's public schools, five numbers make all the difference

At this point in the Covid-19 pandemic, we each have our own list of our biggest coronavirus concerns. But there's one question that unites many of us, and that's "What is the next school year going to look like?"
Tags: News, America, Stories


Analysis: Trump's last gift to Putin

Since he came to office, US President Donald Trump has obsessively picked at the ties that bind America to its allies.
Tags: News, Putin, US, America, Stories, Donald Trump, Trump


Analysis: Trump's last gift to Putin before the election

Since he came to office, US President Donald Trump has obsessively picked at the ties that bind America to its allies.
Tags: News, Putin, US, America, Stories, Donald Trump, Trump


The housing crisis is here

The smartest insight and analysis, from all perspectives, rounded up from around the web:This summer's housing market is split into two alternate realities, said Heather Long at The Washington Post. Realtors' cellphones have been "ringing with eager buyers" looking to flee urban areas for the suburbs while mortgage interest rates are at record lows. One house on the market outside Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, "received 26 offers the initial weekend it was for sale." For renters, on the othe...
Tags: Texas, News, Congress, Massachusetts, America, Atlantic, States, Houston, Derek Thompson, Marketwatch, Freddie Mac, The Boston Globe, Harrisburg Pennsylvania, Fannie Mae, Will Parker, Bill Barr


The President's plan to withdraw nearly 12,000 troops from Germany seems aimed to punish the US ally while giving Russia exactly what it wants

Since he came to office, US President Donald Trump has obsessively picked at the ties that bind America to its allies.
Tags: News, Germany, Russia, US, America, Stories, Donald Trump


Trump's Germany troops pullout may be his last gift to Putin before the election

Since he came to office, US President Donald Trump has obsessively picked at the ties that bind America to its allies.
Tags: Putin, Germany, US, America, Cnn, Donald Trump, Trump


‘Wrong!’ Trump Rips Fauci After He Touts Europe’s More Effective COVID-19 Tactics

President Donald Trump again blames America's disturbing record of coronavirus cases and deaths on "testing."
Tags: News, America, Donald Trump


After Fauci Touts Europe’s More Effective COVID-19 Tactics, Trump Says He’s ‘Wrong!’

President Donald Trump again blamed America's disturbing record of coronavirus cases and deaths on "testing."
Tags: News, America, Donald Trump, Fauci


Can summer survive America's coronavirus spike?

Visitors have returned to US vacation spots like Cape Cod, but the virus casts a shadow.
Tags: News, US, America, Cape Cod


The British role in America's tainted past

Alongside calls for reform, historians say a re-examination of how US racism got to this point is needed.
Tags: News, US, America


The problem with Trump's hair-raising 2020 battle plan

Remember how President Donald Trump used to say, "No collusion," at every chance, to stave off -- among other things -- impeachment? He's now using a similar craft-a-narrative tactic, writes Frida Ghitis, this time hoping it will help him stay in office: He blasts mail-in voting incessantly, posing a dire risk to America's democracy.
Tags: America, Cnn, Donald Trump, Trump


The British role in America's tainted past

Alongside calls for reform, historians say a re-examination of how US racism got to this point is needed.
Tags: News, US, America


Alexander Vindman in fiery op-ed: 'I believe that in America, right matters'

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman stood by his decision to act as a key witness in President Donald Trump's impeachment inquiry, vowing in a fiery Washington Post op-ed to reform a government he slammed as "reminiscent of the authoritarian regime my family fled."
Tags: News, Washington Post, America, Stories, Donald Trump, Alexander Vindman, Col Alexander Vindman


Democratic congressman calls out maskless GOP colleagues after positive coronavirus test

Rep. Raúl Grijalva (R-Ariz.) on Saturday announced he is the latest member of Congress to test positive for COVID-19. The 72-year-old congressman, who said he currently has no symptoms and feels fine, had been isolating after coming into contact with Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas), who tested positive for the coronavirus earlier this week.Grijalva did not call Gohmert out by name, but said that this week has revealed the consequences of the actions of Republican lawmakers who have gone to work at ...
Tags: Texas, News, Congress, America, Gop, Republican, Louie Gohmert, Western Europe, Capitol, Gohmert, Grijalva, Kay Granger, Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, Raúl Grijalva R Ariz


Britain unlikely to use Russia's 'untrustworthy' Covid vaccine

Britain would be likely to reject a potentially game-changing coronavirus vaccine from Russia amid strong reservations about the trial process there, the Telegraph can reveal. That approach chimes with the US, where Anthony Fauci, America’s top infectious disease official, raised doubts about the testing regimes for potential vaccines in both Russia and China. There are strict international protocols governing the development of new drugs. Russia has claimed it is close to rolling out the world’...
Tags: News, China, Germany, Russia, US, America, Britain, Moscow, Astrazeneca, University of Oxford, Anthony Fauci, Soviet Union, Congressional, Fauci, BioNtech, Mikhail Murashko


Alexander Vindman in fiery op-ed upon military retirement: 'I believe that in America, right matters'

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman stood by his decision to act as a key witness in President Donald Trump's impeachment inquiry, vowing in a fiery Washington Post op-ed to reform a government he slammed as "reminiscent of the authoritarian regime my family fled."
Tags: Washington Post, America, Cnn, Donald Trump, Alexander Vindman, Col Alexander Vindman



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