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Lawsuit Says Trump's Order Against Tech Companies Will 'Chill Future Online Speech'

Lawsuit Says Trump's Order Against Tech Companies Will 'Chill Future Online Speech'

The Center for Democracy and Technology argues that Trump’s executive order attempting to strip tech companies of a key legal protection was retaliatory and violates the First Amendment.

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Lawsuit Says Trump's Order Against Tech Companies Will 'Chill Future Online Speech'

Nearly 26,000 Nursing Home Residents Have Died From COVID-19, Federal Data Show

Nearly 26,000 Nursing Home Residents Have Died From COVID-19, Federal Data Show

Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Seema Verma, pictured at a White House event last month, says her agency will be stepping up fines for nursing homes that fail to sufficiently control infections.The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services says about 80% of nursing homes nationwide reported data to the CDC as required. The remaining 20% could face fines if they don’t comply.

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Nearly 26,000 Nursing Home Residents Have Died From COVID-19, Federal Data Show

PHOTOS: Protests Over George Floyd's Death Grow Violent: 'It Is How We Express Pain'

PHOTOS: Protests Over George Floyd's Death Grow Violent: 'It Is How We Express Pain'

Protesters react in front of police as they gather in downtown Los Angeles on May 27, 2020 to demonstrate after George Floyd, an unarmed black man, died while being arrested by a police officer in Minneapolis who pinned him to the ground with his knee.Gov. Tim Walz says he will defend the right to protest but urges peaceful demonstrations, saying, “It is how we express pain, process tragedy, and create change.”

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PHOTOS: Protests Over George Floyd's Death Grow Violent: 'It Is How We Express Pain'

Answering Your Coronavirus Questions: 100,000 Deaths, Religion And The Future Of Work

Answering Your Coronavirus Questions: 100,000 Deaths, Religion And The Future Of Work

On this broadcast of The National Conversation, we’ll answer your questions about religious practices, health insurance and the future of work.

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Answering Your Coronavirus Questions: 100,000 Deaths, Religion And The Future Of Work

Answering Your Coronavirus Questions: Global Health, Small Businesses, Silver Linings

Answering Your Coronavirus Questions: Global Health, Small Businesses, Silver Linings

People eat outside of a restaurant in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on May 18.On this broadcast of The National Conversation, we’ll answer your questions about what’s known about the virus and how it’s affecting the global community. We’ll also hear some of your silver linings.

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Answering Your Coronavirus Questions: Global Health, Small Businesses, Silver Linings

Stockholm Won't Reach Herd Immunity In May, Sweden's Chief Epidemiologist Says

Stockholm Won't Reach Herd Immunity In May, Sweden's Chief Epidemiologist Says

People enjoy the spring weather as they sit at a restaurant in Stockholm on April 15 during the coronavirus pandemic.Sweden’s controversial strategy has become a rallying cry of anti-lockdown protesters in the U.S. But not even the official behind the country’s coronavirus approach is sure it was the right call.

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Stockholm Won't Reach Herd Immunity In May, Sweden's Chief Epidemiologist Says

White House Restricts Travel From Brazil, Where Coronavirus Cases Near 350,000

White House Restricts Travel From Brazil, Where Coronavirus Cases Near 350,000

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is seen at a demonstration in favor of his government on Sunday.President Trump is barring non-U.S. citizens who have been in Brazil in the past two weeks, in an effort to curb infections. Brazil has the world’s highest number of cases after the U.S.

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White House Restricts Travel From Brazil, Where Coronavirus Cases Near 350,000