Trump Threatens to Invoke Defense Production Act if GM Fails to Respond to Ventilator Demands

President Trump accused General Motors of failing to produce enough ventilators to fight the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak in the U.S.

In Extreme Heat and Drought, Trees Hardly Benefit From an Increased Carbon Dioxide Level

Reading Time: 2 minutes Internal Emails Show How Chaos at the CDC Slowed the Early Response to Coronavirus (Reader Steve)

‘Much Respect!’: Trump Praises China’s ‘Understanding’ of Coronavirus, Pledges to Coordinate U.S. Response With Xi

The Trump administration has been outspoken about China being the epicenter of coronavirus after the outbreak originated in Wuhan.

Texas Abortion Providers Accuse Gov. of ‘Playing Politics,’ Sue over Abortion Ban amid Coronavirus

Texas abortion providers sued the state Wednesday to challenge an order that prohibited procedures considered not medically necessary, including abortion.

China Vaults Past US, Russia in New ‘Great Game’

Reading Time: 5 minutes TASHKENT, Uzbekistan — To many Americans, Central Asia may seem distant and insignificant. But the region

‘Unprecedented’: N.C. Sheriff Suspends New Pistol Permits Due to ‘250 Percent Increase in Demand’

Sheriff Gerald Baker said Tuesday that he was suspending applications for pistols and concealed carry firearms until April 30.

‘At Last We Have a Deal’: Senate and White House Agree on $2 Trillion Stimulus Plan

Senate leaders and the Trump administration reached a deal on a $2 trillion stimulus package to blunt the economic impact

Kudlow Projects Coronavirus Aid Package to Reach ‘Roughly’ $6 Trillion

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Tuesday projected that the total economic stimulus to be enacted by the federal