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Governor Desantis encourages the reopening of schools [Video]

Governor Desantis encourages the reopening of schools

Governors across the country are taking sides on safely reopening schools amid resurgence of Covid-19 cases.

Credit: FOX 4 Now Florida     Duration: 00:54Published
In Brazil, Fraud Investigations Are Multiplying As Quickly As COVID-19 Is Spreading [Video]

In Brazil, Fraud Investigations Are Multiplying As Quickly As COVID-19 Is Spreading

Brazil's novel coronavirus COVID-19 cases are surging by the tens of thousands each day. What's more, CNN reports the country is contending with a parallel outbreak -- a flurry of corruption..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:35Published
Rumors Of Possible 2024 White House Bid For Larry Hogan Swirl [Video]

Rumors Of Possible 2024 White House Bid For Larry Hogan Swirl

Political scientist Dr. Mileah Kromer said Maryland’s Republican governor still polls high, one of the most popular governors in the country, but speculation of a presidential run is still too early.

Credit: WJZ Baltimore     Duration: 02:04Published
To reopen schools or not [Video]

To reopen schools or not

The battle over schools reopening as cases of the coronavirus grow continues to be a major concern for parents across the country. President Trump is pressuring governors to reopen schools but many..

Credit: 23ABC News | Bakersfield     Duration: 01:58Published
Retail companies want mask mandate [Video]

Retail companies want mask mandate

Retail companies want masks to be mandatory everywhere. The Retail Industry Leaders Association wrote a letter to governors asking for that. They say having different rules around the country have made..

Credit: KTNV Channel 13 Las Vegas     Duration: 00:22Published
DeSantis vs. Abbott response to COVID-19 surge [Video]

DeSantis vs. Abbott response to COVID-19 surge

Political analysts have been taking a close look at how both governors have handled the surge in cases. Both states have topped 200,000.

Credit: FOX 4 Now Florida     Duration: 02:12Published
Trump Pushes States To Reopen Schools This Fall As Coronavirus Pandemic Rages [Video]

Trump Pushes States To Reopen Schools This Fall As Coronavirus Pandemic Rages

As the coronavirus pandemic rages across the nation, hospitals from Florida to California are nearing capacity. The news comes as President Donald Trump said he would put pressure on governors and..

Credit: KCAL 9 CBS LA     Duration: 04:02Published
Educators hope to see safety precautions before heading back to class [Video]

Educators hope to see safety precautions before heading back to class

President Donald Trump says he will put pressure on governors to re-open schools across the county. The President made the comment in a press conference with members of his administration and education..

Credit: NewsChannel 5 Nashville     Duration: 02:45Published
President Trump says he will pressure governors to reopen schools this fall [Video]

President Trump says he will pressure governors to reopen schools this fall

President Donald Trump said he will pressure governors to reopen schools this fall, claiming that governors could make “political statements” by refusing to reopen schools.

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We will 'put pressure on governors' to open schools  -Trump [Video]

We will 'put pressure on governors' to open schools -Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he would pressure state governors to open schools in the fall, despite a steady increase in coronavirus cases across the country.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:41Published
Trump Critic and Republican Governor Eyes 2024 White House Bid [Video]

Trump Critic and Republican Governor Eyes 2024 White House Bid

No matter the outcome of the 2020 election, Republican Governor Larry Hogan is eyeing a White House bid in 2024. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the story.

Credit: Veuer     Duration: 01:05Published
Lone Ranger? What Trump's Position On Masks Is Costing Him Politically [Video]

Lone Ranger? What Trump's Position On Masks Is Costing Him Politically

As the US becomes more and more wracked with novel coronavirus COVID-19 cases, governors have begun to push for a federal mandate on wearing masks. White House officials are discussing actively..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:38Published
Speaker Philip Gunn, several state legislators test positive for COVID-19 [Video]

Speaker Philip Gunn, several state legislators test positive for COVID-19

The Mississippi State Department of Health is investigating several cases of COVID-19 among lawmakers of the Mississippi Legislature.

Credit: WAPT     Duration: 02:46Published
Officials: 49% of businesses following Nevada mask mandate [Video]

Officials: 49% of businesses following Nevada mask mandate

Nevada officials report a 49% compliance rate of the governor's mask mandate at Nevada businesses.

Credit: KTNV Channel 13 Las Vegas     Duration: 01:48Published
Coronavirus Infections Rising, 36 States [Video]

Coronavirus Infections Rising, 36 States

(CNN) As Americans head into a holiday weekend in the shadow of a ravaging coronavirus pandemic, some governors are rethinking their stance on face coverings after days of record infections...

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:39Published
Governors Rethink Reopening Plans As Coronavirus Cases Spike Across The Country [Video]

Governors Rethink Reopening Plans As Coronavirus Cases Spike Across The Country

LA County is closing beaches this weekend in response to the coronavirus pandemic, and in other states, governors are rolling back reopening plans. Tom Wait reports.

Credit: KCAL 9 CBS LA     Duration: 02:33Published
Texas and Florida Governors Reimpose Restrictions as COVID-19 Cases Spike [Video]

Texas and Florida Governors Reimpose Restrictions as COVID-19 Cases Spike

Texas Governor Greg Abbott and Florida Governor Ron DeSantis ordered bars closed while placing new restrictions on other businesses.

Credit: Cover Video     Duration: 00:56Published
Confirmed New COVID-19 Cases Hit All-Time High In U.S. [Video]

Confirmed New COVID-19 Cases Hit All-Time High In U.S.

The number of confirmed new coronavirus cases per day in the U.S. hit an all-time high of 40,000 Friday — eclipsing the mark set during one of the deadliest stretches in late April. The resurgence..

Credit: KCAL 9 CBS LA     Duration: 03:08Published
Southern States Pause Reopening Amid Coronavirus Surge [Video]

Southern States Pause Reopening Amid Coronavirus Surge

As COVID-19 cases soar to new highs, governors of several states, including Texas, Florida and Arizona, are backtracking on their reopening plans.

Credit: HuffPost NOW News     Duration: 02:33Published
CCSD discusses reopening plan [Video]

CCSD discusses reopening plan

Superintendent Jesus Jara addresses additional concerns about the start of the next school year. This as the schoolboard prepares to talk about the plan at tonight's meeting.

Credit: KTNV Channel 13 Las Vegas     Duration: 02:11Published
Tri-State Travel Restrictions Take Effect [Video]

Tri-State Travel Restrictions Take Effect

Effective today, travelers face new restrictions coming into the Tri-State Area.The governors hope this will prevent another COVID surge. CBS2's John Dias has the details.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 02:53Published
Texas virus cases soar as Gov. Abbott faces scrutiny over reopening [Video]

Texas virus cases soar as Gov. Abbott faces scrutiny over reopening

As coronavirus cases rise across the country, few of America’s governors have been tested more than Greg Abbott of Texas.

Credit: The New York Times     Duration: 01:16Published
New York Tri-State Area to Impose Quarantine on Travellers From COVID-19 Hotspots [Video]

New York Tri-State Area to Impose Quarantine on Travellers From COVID-19 Hotspots

The governors of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut have joined together to sustain the low COVID-19 infection rates in their states.

Credit: Cover Video     Duration: 01:09Published
Tri-State Issues New Travel Rules For Visitors [Video]

Tri-State Issues New Travel Rules For Visitors

Tri-State Area governors are not taking any chances as coronavirus cases continue to rise across the country. The governors announced travel restrictions for visitors from nine states. CBS2's John Dias..

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 03:32Published
Local Governors Announce Action To Prevent Coronavirus Spread From Other States [Video]

Local Governors Announce Action To Prevent Coronavirus Spread From Other States

While the tri-state area seems to have the coronavirus under control, that's not the case in several other states, and local governors are acting to try to prevent a second wave; CBS2's Dick Brennan..

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 02:47Published

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Bank of England to remove any portraits of former governors linked to slave trade

The Bank of England said on Thursday it would remove any portraits still on display within the 325-year-old central bank of former governors or directors with links to the slave trade.
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Bank of England condemns ‘inexcusable’ slave trade links of its former leaders

The Bank of England has condemned and apologised for the “inexcusable” links that its former governors and directors had with the slave trade.
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The EU has threatened to cut pandemic recovery funds to regions in Poland that have declared themselves to be “LGBT-free”. The European Commission made the threat in a letter to five Polish local..
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Oxford college wants to remove Rhodes statue

Oriel College's governors vote to take down the statue of the Victorian colonialist Cecil Rhodes.
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Congo mining provinces impose new COVID-19 lockdowns

Authorities in Democratic Republic of Congo's southeastern mining heartland announced temporary lockdowns on Tuesday in an effort to widen coronavirus testing and prevent a worrying situation from..
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France says working with partners to pressure Iran at IAEA on inspector access

France said it was working with Britain and Germany to see the U.N.'s nuclear watchdog board of governors push Iran this week to cooperate fully and immediately to grant its inspectors access to sites..
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White House sees red state/blue state divide in post-coronavirus economic recovery

A top White House economic adviser on Friday predicted an "increasing divergence" between states controlled by Republican governors and those led by Democrats, saying Republican "red" states opening up..
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'This is about livelihoods': U.S. virus hotspots reopen despite second wave specter

Facing budget shortfalls and double-digit unemployment, governors of U.S. states that are COVID-19 hotspots on Thursday pressed ahead with economic reopenings that have raised fears of a second wave of..
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Filmmaker Ava DuVernay elected to the Academy’s board of governors

Filmmaker Ava DuVernay is among six people elected to the Academy’s board of governors for the first time.
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Turkey's Erdogan appoints new governors in 41 provinces: Official Gazette

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan appointed new governors in 41 provinces, a presidential ruling in the Official Gazette showed on Wednesday.
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Steve Cropley: The future of car launches is local - hopefully

Honda’s Jazz launch is a taste the future Lockdown restrictions mean no trips abroad with the upshot of testing on familiar roads and better feedback In this week's automotive adventures, Steve..
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Trump suggests governors call in National Guard to 'dominate the streets'

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he had suggested to some governors to call in the National Guard in the face of mostly peaceful nationwide protests sparked by the death of a black man,..
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'Their heads will spin': Trump urges governors to 'dominate the streets' with military forces to end protests

Donald Trump used the hawkish language of his embattled defence secretary, Mark Esper, calling on governors to "dominate the streets" and put down protests over the death of George Floyd while in..
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NBA approves plan to resume season in July at Disney World

The NBA's Board of Governors have approved a plan to restart the suspended season with a tentative July 31 start at Disney World, Florida amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the league said on Thursday.
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Tensions rise in U.S. cities after police shot; Trump pushes crackdown

President Donald Trump on Tuesday taunted state governors for not embracing his proposal to send in the U.S. military to quell unrest, hours after five officers were shot and wounded in an escalation..
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Trump, Illinois governor spar during call over get-tough talk

A conversation during which President Donald Trump urged U.S. state governors to crack down on nationwide protests became testy on Monday when Illinois governor J.B. Pritzker accused Trump of making..
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Trump vows to send troops into cities if needed to quell protest violence

President Donald Trump said on Monday he was deploying thousands of heavily armed soldiers and law enforcement to stop violence in the U.S. capital and vowed to do the same in other cities if mayors..
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Trump threatens to deploy military in vow to end protests

Donald Trump has described himself as the “president of law and order” as he threatened to deploy the military if state governors did not halt ongoing violent protests across the United States.
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Trump vows to end protests; tear gas fired on protesters near White House

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday vowed to end violent protests in major cities across the nation "now," saying that he would deploy the military if mayors and state governors refused to call out..
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Trump threatens to deploy 'heavily armed' US military to crush George Floyd protests

Donald Trump vowed to end violent protests across the country, threatening to deploy "heavily armed" US military troops to cities even if mayors and governors object. The president spoke at the White..
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Military trucks seen arriving at White House after Trump tells governors to be tough on protests

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Trump urges crackdown on violent protests as U.S. cities fear more destruction

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Trump tells U.S. governors to crack down on violent protests

President Donald Trump on Monday urged U.S. states to crack down on violent protests that have engulfed cities, saying officials should "dominate" and arrest people to restore order after a sixth..
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U.S. EPA moves to curb state powers to deny permits for energy projects

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Andrew Wheeler signed a rule on Monday limiting state powers to block pipelines, coal terminals and other energy infrastructure projects, setting up a fight..
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Trump urges U.S. governors to get tougher on protesters, media reports say

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