April 1, 2020

Fox News Channel Sees Highest Viewership Numbers In 2020 Amid Coronavirus Coverage

April 01, 2020 3:39 PM ET Fox News Channel (FNC) delivered its highest-rated week in total viewers of 2020 amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, according to Nielsen Media Research. FNC saw it’s highest ratings week in 2020 for the week of March 23 as the novel coronavirus coverage has continued. The network garnered 2.6 million…

REPORT: U.S. Intelligence Confirms China Falsified Coronavirus Death, Case Data

April 01, 2020 12:00 PM ET The U.S. intelligence community has concluded that China put forward fake coronavirus death and case numbers, according to Bloomberg News. The intelligence community reportedly sent a classified report to the White House last week detailing how the Chinese government under-reported disease statistics. President Donald Trump and his coronavirus task…

‘You’re Not Funny’: Coronavirus-Stricken Chris Cuomo, Don Lemon Banter As One Anchor Tears Up

April 01, 2020 11:45 AM ET CNN hosts Chris Cuomo and Don Lemon joked with each other about Cuomo’s coronavirus diagnosis Tuesday evening, with Lemon later getting emotional over the news. Cuomo is still hosting “Cuomo Prime Time” in his basement following testing positive for the novel coronavirus. Lemon spoke with Cuomo at the start…

Russian Plane U.S. Bound With Medical Aid For Coronavirus Fight, State TV Reports

April 01, 2020 10:55 AM ET A Russian military transport plane departed from Moscow early Wednesday and headed to the U.S. with a load of medical equipment and masks to help in the coronavirus fight, Russian state TV said according to Reuters. President Vladimir Putin and President Donald Trump had spoken in a phone conversation…

Biden Says He Would Call Trump To Talk About A Coronavirus Strategy

April 01, 2020 1:51 PM ET Former Vice President Joe Biden has offered to call President Donald Trump at the White House to discuss a plan to stop the spread of coronavirus. “Vice President Biden has been extending his advice for months, and he did so again on the air last night,” Biden’s deputy campaign…

Lawmakers press IRS to get coronavirus checks to seniors | TheHill

Lawmakers, tax policy experts and advocates for retirees are outraged over new IRS guidance that indicates seniors will need to file tax returns to receive their coronavirus checks.The $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief bill President TrumpDonald John TrumpIllinois governor says state has gotten 10 percent of medical equipments it’s requested Biden leads Trump by 6 points…

Trump resists pressure to declare nationwide stay-at-home order | TheHill

President TrumpDonald John TrumpIllinois governor says state has gotten 10 percent of medical equipments it’s requested Biden leads Trump by 6 points in national poll Tesla offers ventilators free of cost to hospitals, Musk says MORE is holding back on declaring a nationwide stay-at-home order, even as some governors resist imposing restrictions that Trump’s top…

Gov. Ron DeSantis Issues ‘Stay at Home’ Order for All of Florida

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) on Wednesday issued a “stay at home” order across the state to fight the spread of the Chinese coronavirus. “I’m gonna be doing an executive order today directing all Floridians to limit movements and personal interactions outside the home to only those necessary to obtain or provide essential services or…

Bill Gates Calls for Complete National Shutdown

Microsoft founder Bill Gates has called for a nationwide shutdown in an effort to combat the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus. The Hill reports that Microsoft founder and billionaire philanthropist has called on a nationwide lockdown of the United States in an op-ed in the Washington Post. Gates states that he has spoken with experts through…

Jeff Landry: ‘If You Want to Lay Blame’ for Coronavirus, ‘Point Fingers at China’

The coronavirus pandemic provides an opportunity to restore American manufacturing and China should be held accountable for the crisis, said Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry on Wednesday’s edition of SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily with host Alex Marlow. In a column entitled, “‘Made in America’ solutions will defeat COVID-19 and stop China’s economic invasion,” Landry called…

Surgery Urged Vulnerable Patients to Complete Do Not Resuscitate Forms

A GP surgery in Wales sent letters to patients with serious illnesses recommending them to sign ‘do not resuscitate’ forms in case they contracted coronavirus. The letter from Llynfi surgery, in Maesteg near Port Talbot, asked their vulnerable patients to sign a “DNACPR” — do not attempt cardiopulmonary resuscitation — so that ambulances would not…

Biden offers to call Trump at White House to discuss coronavirus response strategy

EXCLUSIVE: Former Vice President Joe Biden is offering to call President Trump to discuss a strategy to combat the coronavirus pandemic rocking the nation, Fox News has learned.Biden’s offer comes after Kellyanne Conway, counselor to the president, challenged him to “call the White House today and offer some support.”The White House did not immediately respond to Fox…

Trump says Iran planning ‘sneak attack’ on US troops, assets in Iraq

President Trump said Wednesday that Iran is planning a “sneak attack” on U.S. troops or “assets” in Iraq, warning the country will pay a “heavy price” if this happens.The president made the abrupt announcement in a tweet Wednesday afternoon, coming amid lingering tensions between the two countries over past confrontations as well as the coronavirus…

Coronavirus deaths top 4,000 in US, surpass China

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here.The number of coronavirus-related deaths topped 4,000 in the U.S. on Tuesday night, just one day after reaching the 3,000 mark.The U.S. has now surpassed China by over 700 COVID-19 fatalities — as the White House coronavirus task force said it…

Stocks plunge amid fears coronavirus pandemic will worsen

U.S. equity markets tumbled Wednesday, extending the pain from their worst first quarter in years, after President Trump warned the number of COVID-19 infections is set to surge.The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged by as many as 895 points, or 4 percent, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite fell 3.8 percent and 3.1 percent, respectively.The blue-chip…

Birx Clears The Air: Governments Were Slow To Respond To Coronavirus ‘Because’ China Covered It Up

March 31, 2020 8:53 PM ET White House coronavirus task force member Dr. Deborah Birx said the slow coronavirus response from global governments came because China’s public data on the virus was inaccurate. Pandemic expert Dr. Deborah Birx says U.S. officials initially responded to the coronavirus outbreak the way that they did because they thought…

Adam Baldwin On Surviving Coronavirus And Hollywood

On today’s edition of the Daily Daily Caller Podcast we continue our interviews with people from around the country to get different perspectives on how the coronavirus is impacting life in America. Today we talk with actor Adam Baldwin and pick his brain about life as a conservative in Hollywood, who may have snuck a…

How Should Congress Continue To Govern During The Coronavirus Pandemic? Here’s What The Experts Say

Health professionals said lawmakers should stay out of Washington, D.C., and vote remotely. U.S. senators proposed legislation allowing them to vote remotely, and legislatures across the country have begun to examine and pass such measures. But remote voting might not be entirely constitutional, said R Street Institute senior fellow James Wallner. “It violates the spirit,…

‘This Is Mind Boggling’: Arlington Store Owner Defends Employee Jailed For Shooting Masked Burglars

March 31, 2020 11:23 PM ET An Arlington, Virginia smoke shop owner defended a jailed employee who could face decades in prison for firing his weapon at a group of masked burglars, wounding one. Hamzeh Abusharia, 33, was sleeping in a back room of Arlington Smoke Shop when he was awakened early Sunday morning by…

Tucker Carlson Hits Governor Ralph Northam With New Nickname

March 31, 2020 9:43 PM ET Fox News host Tucker Carlson dropped a new nickname on Democratic Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam. The Daily Caller co-founder took a moment to reference Northam’s recent blackface scandal as he was introducing a segment Tuesday evening about a robbery that took place in Virginia. WATCH: Carlson referred to Northam…

Trump: I Wasn’t Distracted by Impeachment, but Democrats Were

President Donald Trump told reporters on Monday that impeachment did not affect his ability to respond to the coronavirus, but it had distracted Democrats. As Breitbart News noted Mar. 13, the timeline of events shows that President Trump took actions against the coronavirus throughout his impeachment trial — but Democrats in Congress did nothing until…

Watch– Trump: ‘We Are Absolutely’ Considering Travel Ban on Brazil

President Donald Trump says he is “absolutely” considering a travel ban on Brazil, which now has nearly 5,400 active cases of Chinese coronavirus and more than 200 deaths. During a press briefing on Tuesday, Trump said his administration is reviewing implementing a travel ban on Brazil to prevent foreign nationals from landing in the U.S.…

WHO Director Touts Teaming with Lady Gaga to Fight Coronavirus

We’re saved! Thanks to Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director general for the World Health Organization (WHO), who bragged about a recent phone call he had with pop star Lady Gaga about what she can do to fight the Chinese coronavirus pandemic. “A very good call with Lady Gaga,” said Ghebreyesus over the weekend. “I thanked her for…

Dr. Fauci Cautions Jim Acosta for Taking ‘Soundbite’ Out of Context

Dr. Anthony Fauci cautioned CNN’s Jim Acosta for taking him out of context while responding to his question at the White House press briefing on Tuesday. Acosta asked the federal doctors if the United States could have prevented more deaths by acting to mitigate the virus sooner with social distancing guidelines. “If there was no…

Trump leans on businesses in coronavirus response | TheHill

President TrumpDonald John TrumpIllinois governor says state has gotten 10 percent of medical equipments it’s requested Biden leads Trump by 6 points in national poll Tesla offers ventilators free of cost to hospitals, Musk says MORE is leaning on U.S. business chiefs to bolster his response to the coronavirus pandemic, testing his volatile relationship with…

The Memo: Political world grapples with long coronavirus shutdown | TheHill

Americans are coming to grips with the fact that there will be no quick end to the coronavirus crisis — a realization that will shake up the 2020 presidential race in profound ways.President TrumpDonald John TrumpIllinois governor says state has gotten 10 percent of medical equipments it’s requested Biden leads Trump by 6 points in national poll…

Pennsylvania pastor slams coronavirus precautions, plans ‘Woodstock’-like Easter gathering

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox.  Sign up here.A Pennsylvania pastor said Tuesday he plans to organize an outdoor “Woodstock”-like church service in protest of coronavirus stay-at-home orders and following the arrests of multiple pastors in the U.S for allegedly violating such orders.Evangelist Jonathan Shuttlesworth says he will hold…

Rick Perry warns US energy sector on verge of ‘massive collapse’ due to coronavirus pandemic

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here.Former Energy Secretary Rick Perry warned Tuesday on “Tucker Carlson Tonight” that the coronavirus pandemic has brought the United States’ once-thriving oil and energy sector to the verge of a “massive collapse.”Sweeping restrictions on work and travel have brought industrial activity to a near- standstill. Perry explained…

Austria to make face masks mandatory at supermarkets

Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, the Austrian leader, announced  Monday that his government will make basic face masks mandatory for shoppers inside supermarkets in an effort to stop the spread of the new coronavirus. CLICK FOR LATEST ON THE CORONAVIRUSKurz announced the plans while the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization continue to…

McCarthy rips Pelosi, says Dems were ‘preoccupied with impeachment instead of protecting this country’

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox.  Sign up here.House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., blasted Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., Tuesday night for being more concerned with impeaching President Trump earlier this year than preparing the U.S. to fight the coronavirus contagion.”They were preoccupied with impeachment instead of protecting this country,” McCarthy…

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