Trump Hosts Mask-Optional 2020 Mount Rushmore Independence Day Fireworks in South Dakota

Donald Trump heads to Mount Rushmore Friday for an early Independence Day celebration with thousands of guests who won’t be required to wear masks or socially distance, as the president continues an aggressive public schedule despite a spike in U.S. coronavirus cases. Friday’s show will feature a military flyover and the first fireworks in more … Read more Trump Hosts Mask-Optional 2020 Mount Rushmore Independence Day Fireworks in South Dakota

Trump to Host Mask-Optional Mount Rushmore Fireworks Show in South Dakota as Virus Spikes

Donald Trump heads to Mount Rushmore Friday for an early Independence Day celebration with thousands of guests who won’t be required to wear masks or socially distance, as the president continues an aggressive public schedule despite a spike in U.S. coronavirus cases. Friday’s show will feature a military flyover and the first fireworks in more … Read more Trump to Host Mask-Optional Mount Rushmore Fireworks Show in South Dakota as Virus Spikes

Fauci Says New Covid Cases Could Rise to 100,000 a Day If No Change

Jun.30 — Dr. Anthony Fauci, White House coronavirus task force member and director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, tells Senator Elizabeth Warren during a Senate panel testimony that he’s concerned the U.S. is “going in the wrong direction” when it comes to containing the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Fauci ‘Cautiously Optimistic’ Covid Vaccine Ready by Beginning of 2021

Jun.30 — Dr. Anthony Fauci, White House coronavirus task force member and director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, tells a Senate panel that he’s hopeful a vaccine for Covid-19 will be ready by the beginning of next year.

Pence: Wearing Mask a Good Idea, Will Slow Virus Spread

Jun.28 — Vice President Mike Pence encourages people to wear masks. He speaks at a press briefing with Texas Governor Abbott and federal and state health officials on Sunday. During a White House coronavirus task force briefing on Friday, Pence avoided saying whether Americans should wear one. (Excerpt)

‘Window is closing’ to stop coronavirus in US as cases pass 2.5m

The United States now has a quarter of all coronavirus cases globally, with cases surging in states that were first out of lockdown. More than 125,000 Americans have died, a toll higher than in any other country in the world. While members of the coronavirus task force have emphasised the need for people to wear … Read more ‘Window is closing’ to stop coronavirus in US as cases pass 2.5m

Mike Pence Refuses to Wear Mask at Coronavirus Briefing | The Tonight Show

Jimmy addresses the White House coronavirus task force holding the first briefing in two months in another Tonight Show: At Home Edition. Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aN Watch The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Weeknights 11:35/10:35c Get more The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: https://www.nbc.com/the-tonight-show JIMMY FALLON ON SOCIAL Follow Jimmy: http://Twitter.com/JimmyFallon … Read more Mike Pence Refuses to Wear Mask at Coronavirus Briefing | The Tonight Show

U.S. sees record number of new cases in single day

The U.S. is reporting a new record daily high in coronavirus cases. For the first time in several weeks, the White House coronavirus task force gave a public briefing. CGTN’s Nathan King has the details. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play … Read more U.S. sees record number of new cases in single day

Pence paints deceptive picture as Covid situation worsens

The US had just hit a single-day record for new coronavirus cases. More than half the states were seeing increases in the rate of new cases. Multiple states were dealing with record numbers of coronavirus hospitalizations. Texas had announced hours earlier that it had to shut down in-person service at its bars again. And Vice … Read more Pence paints deceptive picture as Covid situation worsens

Pence pressed on holding campaign events amid Covid surge

Vice President Mike Pence was twice pressed on the wisdom of holding campaign rallies, even as the administration’s own public health experts continue to warn against large public gatherings and as coronavirus cases surge, during a news conference. As those health experts — including Drs. Deborah Birx and Anthony Fauci — looked on, Pence characterized … Read more Pence pressed on holding campaign events amid Covid surge

‘You have a societal responsibility’ to control virus, Fauci says

Anthony Fauci, the top U.S. infectious disease official, told reporters at a coronavirus task force briefing on Friday that Americans need to stay vigilant to control the spread of the virus. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is … Read more ‘You have a societal responsibility’ to control virus, Fauci says

Coronavirus: Mike Pence hails ‘truly remarkable progress’ as US sees record new cases

Amid the surge of new cases in the United States, the White House coronavirus task force, led by Mike Pence, held its first briefing in nearly two months, signalling a recognition that the administration can’t ignore the alarming increases. The vice president took the opportunity to hail the ‘remarkable progress’ the Trump administration has had … Read more Coronavirus: Mike Pence hails ‘truly remarkable progress’ as US sees record new cases

Fauci Says Overwhelming Majority of People Getting Infected Now Are Young

Jun.26 — Dr. Anthony Fauci, White House coronavirus task force member and director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, says some areas of the U.S. are doing well mitigating the spread of the coronavirus while some others are not. He speaks during a White House virus task force briefing.

Fauci Urges Americans to Do Their Part to Stop Spread of Covid-19

In the first briefing by the federal coronavirus task force in two months, Dr. Anthony Fauci said health officials on the federal and state level have offered specific guidance to follow. But in many cases, he said, “the citizenry did not feel” they wanted to do that. “You have an individual responsibility to yourself but … Read more Fauci Urges Americans to Do Their Part to Stop Spread of Covid-19