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Massive coronavirus response bill nears passage in U.S. Senate

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The $2 trillion coronavirus economic stimulus bill gained more than the 60 votes needed to pass the U.S. Senate on Wednesday, as voting on the emergency legislation continued.
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White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

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Senate leaders and the White House reached a ground-breaking deal late Wednesday evening over a $2-trillion coronavirus relief package
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White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

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Senate leaders and the White House reached a ground-breaking deal late Wednesday evening over a $2-trillion coronavirus relief package
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White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

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Senate leaders and the White House reached a ground-breaking deal late Wednesday evening over a $2-trillion coronavirus relief package
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White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

7 days ago   |   By

Senate leaders and the White House reached a ground-breaking deal late Wednesday evening over a $2-trillion coronavirus relief package
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White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

7 days ago   |   By

Senate leaders and the White House reached a ground-breaking deal late Wednesday evening over a $2-trillion coronavirus relief package
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White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

7 days ago   |   By

Senate leaders and the White House reached a ground-breaking deal late Wednesday evening over a $2-trillion coronavirus relief package
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White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

7 days ago   |   By

Senate leaders and the White House reached a ground-breaking deal late Wednesday evening over a $2-trillion coronavirus relief package
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White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

7 days ago   |   By

Senate leaders and the White House reached a ground-breaking deal late Wednesday evening over a $2-trillion coronavirus relief package
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White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

7 days ago   |   By

Senate leaders and the White House reached a ground-breaking deal late Wednesday evening over a $2-trillion coronavirus relief package
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White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

7 days ago   |   By

Senate leaders and the White House reached a ground-breaking deal late Wednesday evening over a $2-trillion coronavirus relief package
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White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

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Senate leaders and the White House reached a ground-breaking deal late Wednesday evening over a $2-trillion coronavirus relief package
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Senate Unanimously Passes Massive $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus that Includes Checks for Americans

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The economic relief plan for American workers, businesses and hospitals is now expected to be passed by the House on Friday and signed by President Trump.
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White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

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Senate leaders and the White House reached a ground-breaking deal late Wednesday evening over a $2-trillion coronavirus relief package
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Senate passes $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package, sending it to the House

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The mammoth legislation includes direct payments to individuals, grants and loans to businesses and more health care funding.
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White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

7 days ago   |   By

Senate leaders and the White House reached a ground-breaking deal late Wednesday evening over a $2-trillion coronavirus relief package
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White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

White House, Senate reach historic deal on coronavirus relief

7 days ago   |   By

Senate leaders and the White House reached a ground-breaking deal late Wednesday evening over a $2-trillion coronavirus relief package
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Senate passes $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill bogged down by days of partisan wrangling

Senate passes $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill bogged down by days of partisan wrangling

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US Senators have passed a much-delayed $2 trillion stimulus bill, aimed at bolstering the US economy as the country is rattled by coronavirus lockdowns. The mammoth package was approved after days of bitter partisan fighting.
Senators moved to vote on the bill late Wednesday night after the last hurdle preventing its passage - an amendment put forward by four Republican senators to curb the legislation's generous unemployment provisions - was eliminated, failing to gain the necessary 60 yeas.
The amendment, filed by Senator Ben Sasse , sought to limit the payouts so that the unemployed...
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U.S. Senate poised to vote on passage of $2 trillion coronavirus bill

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The U.S. Senate is scheduled to begin voting shortly on an historic $2 trillion bill to stimulate the sagging economy and rush federal funds to medical centers struggling to respond to the coronavirus outbreak.
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Here's how the government wants to spend $2 trillion to protect the economy from coronavirus' effects

Here's how the government wants to spend $2 trillion to protect the economy from coronavirus' effects

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The Senate's $2 trillion spending package will employ historic amounts of government cash to combat the coronavirus and its economic fallout.
Legislators unveiled the fiscal stimulus plan Wednesday evening after days of blockages and hurried negotiations.
Here's where the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act or the ''CARES Act,'' allocates its massive sum, from direct payments for Americans to nearly $1 trillion in wide-ranging business aid.
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Officials reverse decision, say social security recipients will...

Officials reverse decision, say social security recipients will automatically receive stimulus check

Social Security recipients will not have to file a tax return to receive a stimulus check, the Treasure Department announced Wednesday. Read more ...

Biden campaign says it will arrange call with President Trump about coronavirus

Biden campaign says it will arrange call with President Trump about coronavirus

A phone call between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden is in the works to discuss the coronavirus. Read more ...

Man intentionally derails train near US Navy hospital ship, prosecutors say

Man intentionally derails train near US Navy hospital ship, prosecutors say

A train engineer intentionally drove a speeding locomotive off a track because he was suspicious of a Navy hospital ship docked there amid the coronovirus pandemic Read more ...

Dolly Parton donates $1 million to coronavirus research

Dolly Parton donates $1 million to coronavirus research

Country icon Dolly Parton is making a big donation to help fund coronavirus research, as well as taking time out every week to read children's books online to kids everywhere. Read more ...

Adam Schlesinger, 'Stacy's Mom' hit singer, 'That Thing You Do' co-writer...

Adam Schlesinger, 'Stacy's Mom' hit singer, 'That Thing You Do' co-writer, dead at 52 from COVID-19

"Adam's condition was critical and he was ultimately unable to recover from COVID-19 complications," read a statement from the band's attorney. Read more ...

Bobblehead that honors Dr. Fauci will help raise funds for 100 Million Mask...

Bobblehead that honors Dr. Fauci will help raise funds for 100 Million Mask Challenge

The museum says they will donate $5 from every Dr. Fauci Bobblehead sold to the American Hospital Association in support of the 100 Million Mask Challenge. Read more ...

Another Baltimore school staff member tests positive for coronavirus

Another Baltimore school staff member tests positive for coronavirus

Another Baltimore City Public Schools staff member has tested positive for the coronavirus. Read more ...

Coast Guard: Cruise ships must stay at sea with sick onboard

Coast Guard: Cruise ships must stay at sea with sick onboard

The U.S. Coast Guard has directed cruise ships to prepare to treat any sick passengers and crew on board while being sequestered “indefinitely" offshore during the coronavirus... Read more ...

Carroll County records 9 additional coronavirus cases

Carroll County records 9 additional coronavirus cases

The Carroll County Health Department announced Wednesday nine additional cases of coronavirus in the county. Read more ...

Health departments break down confirmed coronavirus cases by community

Health departments break down confirmed coronavirus cases by community

The city of Hamilton is dealing with its first coronavirus-related death. An 86-year old man died March 29 after being transported to the hospital and tested for COVID-19 the... Read more ...