Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation hearing is underway. Senate Republicans are expected to confirm while Senate Democrats will oppose.
Texans naming Romeo Crennel as the interim Head Coach makes Crennel, 73, the oldest head coach in NFL History
Lebron James and the Lakers in Game 6 wins the NBA Championship over Miami Heat. The Lakers will hang their 17th banner. This win was dedicated to #KobeBryant
Shortly after Hope Hicks a top aide to the president tested positive, it has been confirmed that both President Trump and Melania Trump have tested positive for COVID-19.
Our takeaways from the first 2020 presidential debate
- Chris Wallace (Moderator) was bias
- President Trump continues to interrupt
- Joe Biden refuses to answer simple questions
- President Trump did not condemn White Supremacist on stage
- Joe Biden contradicted himself multiple times
- Trump sidestepped several questions by focusing on Joe Biden
- Joe Biden stumbled on his sentence structure multiple occasions but no major gaffes
Winner: Those Who Enjoyed Comedy
Loser: The American Voters
Quotes of the Night:
“Will you shut up, man? - Biden
“Did you just use the word ‘smart?’ - Trump
President Trump officially nominated Amy Coney Barrett for the US Supreme Court. Amy Coney Barrett is a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. If confirmed, she would replace the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 87, associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States nominated by President Bill Clinton on June 14, 1993 has passed away in her home on September 18th, 2020.
President Trump visited Kenosha to meet with Law Enforcement and National Guard after riots that resulted in several businesses burned down or severely damaged.
Biden and his campaign has officially selected Senator Kamala Harris (CA) as the 2020 running mate on the Presidential Ticket.
Biden and Harris will make remarks regarding the ticket on Wednesday, August 12th 2020.
Former Minneapolis Officer Derek Chauvin Who Has 18 Priors of Reported Complaints of Improper Police Conduct Including Violence Has Been Taken Into Custody
The House following the Senates lead swiftly passed a $484 billion package Thursday to assist small businesses and hospitals impacted by COVID-19 with an emphasis this time around to expand testing which has been requested by state leaders to start the return to some since of normalcy.
The measure was passed with a 388-5-1 vote with independent Rep. Justin Amash of Michigan voting “present.” Five members voted “No” with the loudest “No” vote coming from Rep Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) The House has sent this signed measure to President Donald Trump who is expected to sign the bill within a few hours.
Congress through legislation has spent $2.5 Trillion so far on COVID-19 emergency response, a total that will continue to climb in the upcoming weeks. Today’s measure includes replenishing the Paycheck Protection Program with $310 billion, SBA Disaster Assistance Loans and Grants, and $70 billion specifically allocated in grants to hospitals. Another $25 billion will be dedicated to COVID-19 testing.
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The US is monitoring intelligence that North Korea's leader, Kim Jong Un, is in grave danger after a surgery, according to a US official with direct knowledge. However, allegedly, things took a deadly turn shortly after officials were notified of the surgery. No one has confirmed the extent or any extent of any complications but that did not stop NBC from posting the NOW DELETED tweet.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is brain dead, according to two US officials. He recently had cardiac surgery and slipped into a coma, according to one US current and one former US official.@NBCNews confirms and adds to CNN scoop from me, @ckubeNBC @carolelee
— Katy Tur (@KatyTurNBC) April 21, 2020
Kim’s health has deteriorated in recent months because of several unhealthy habits including smoking and obesity although officials deny such reports.
Frequently disappearing and reappearing, Kim was last seen in public on April 11 and was not available April 15th a national holiday in North Korea celebrating the birth of his grandfather, Kim Il Sung. This was the first major indication a medical situation was the case which an April 12th hospitalization date has been confirmed.
Due to such reports of Kim's Health, the Korean won fell 1.48% to trade at 1,238.60 per dollar as South Korea currency begins to tumble.
We will continue to monitor reports throughout the day.
It’s spread mainly from person-to-person, through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes, according to the CDC. If the droplets land on a surface and a person touches that surface, and their mouth, nose or eyes it can be contracted.