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8 Capitol police test positive for coronavirus

8 Capitol police test positive for coronavirus

Eight US Capitol Police personnel have informed the department that they have tested positive for coronavirus in the past three weeks. “The health and well-being of USCP employees is the Department’s top priority,” spokeswoman Eva Malecki told CNN on Thursday. “We are implementing a number of proactive measures to respond to the pandemic.” The Capitol…MORE

Race and Risk: Dr. Sanjay Gupta’s coronavirus podcast for April 9

Race and Risk: Dr. Sanjay Gupta’s coronavirus podcast for April 9

There have been numerous reports of black Americans dying from Covid-19 in disproportionate numbers. CNN’s Chief Medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta breaks down the various factors and demographics that may make some people and communities more susceptible. You can listen on your favorite podcast app or read the transcript below. Gupta: Recently we’ve seen disturbing…MORE

Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake team up for a funky quarantine remix

Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake team up for a funky quarantine remix

It was only a matter of time before Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake made a duet about being stuck at home. The two managed to pull off a “Quarantine Remix” for an at-home episode of “The Tonight Show” using household items. Both showed off their social distancing musical skills, asking each other if they were,…MORE

Lady Antebellum’s ‘Islands in the Stream’ rendition will lift your spirit

Lady Antebellum’s ‘Islands in the Stream’ rendition will lift your spirit

Isolation is not stopping Lady Antebellum from creating beautiful music together. The country music group joined together Wednesday evening and performed a cover of the late Kenny Rogers hit duet with Dolly Parton, “Islands in the Stream.” It was part of CMT’s “GIANTS Kenny Rogers: A Benefit for MusiCares,” which raised money for Covid-19 relief.…MORE

Donald Trump’s secret theory about Barack Obama’s endorsement

President Donald Trump is, at heart, a provocateur. One of his favorite tools to stir up trouble is by embracing of conspiracy theories — and sometimes even starting ones of his own. Which is exactly what Trump did during the daily coronavirus briefing from the White House on Wednesday. Asked about Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders…MORE

CNN poll: Biden leads Trump in national head-to-head matchup

CNN poll: Biden leads Trump in national head-to-head matchup

Former Vice President Joe Biden holds a wide lead over President Donald Trump in the national race for the White House, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS. Biden leads Trump 53% to 42% among registered voters, roughly steady from CNN’s poll in early March. The nationwide picture shows Biden starts with an…MORE