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Trump, stricken by COVID-19, heads to military hospital

World Oct 3, 2020

Trump, stricken by COVID-19, heads to military hospital

Stricken by COVID-19, a feverish and fatigued President Donald Trump was flown to a military hospital Friday night after being injected with an experimental drug combination in treatment at the White House. In a day of whipsaw events, the president who has spent months downplaying ...

Misinformation spikes as Trump confirms COVID-19 diagnosis

World / Politics | FOCUS Oct 3, 2020

Misinformation spikes as Trump confirms COVID-19 diagnosis

News Friday that President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump had tested positive for COVID-19 sparked an explosion of rumors, misinformation and conspiracy theories that in a matter of hours littered the social media feeds of many Americans. Tweets shared thousands of times claimed ...

Biden tests negative for coronavirus, heads to Michigan

World / Politics Oct 3, 2020

Biden tests negative for coronavirus, heads to Michigan

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said Friday he has tested negative for COVID-19, three days after his debate with U.S. President Donald Trump, who has contracted the illness. The 77-year-old former vice president opted to maintain a scheduled trip to Michigan, a key battleground state ...

Trump's debate comments push Black Americans and others to vote

World / Politics Oct 2, 2020

Trump's debate comments push Black Americans and others to vote

When U.S. President Donald Trump refused to outright condemn white nationalists in this week's presidential debate and urged his supporters to monitor polling sites, Portia Roberson was reminded of earlier eras when Black Americans were intimidated at the polls to deter them from voting. Roberson, ...

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