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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern looks on during a press conference at Parliament on April 07, 2020 in Wellington, New Zealand.

The Washington Post says New Zealand is ‘squashing’ its coronavirus curve. An expert agrees but says the elimination policy could still fa...

The University of Otago professor Nick Wilson said there was a chance elimination would fail and New Zealand would need to change strategies.
Pallets of surgical gowns are unloaded from an international cargo plane in Miami, Florida, on March 31, 2020.

At least 5 countries — including a small Caribbean island — are accusing the US of blocking or taking medical equipment they need to fight...

The Trump administration denies any wrongdoing, saying that the reports of US misconduct are "completely false."

Trump says phone call with Biden is ‘really wonderful,’ and he fully understands Biden’s point of view 10 days after Biden blasted h...

Trump said Biden gave him suggestions on how to deal with the coronavirus pandemic, although that didn't mean he agreed with them.
Staff wearing face masks vaccinate for chickens at a chicken farm amid novel coronavirus spread in China on March 5.

The US government has possibly millions of chickens in secret locations laying eggs year round for flu vaccines. The exact number and location are a m...

In the most recent flu season, 140 million eggs could have been used for vaccines. And hens only lay a single egg each day.
California Governor Gavin Newsom speaks in front of the hospital ship USNS Mercy that arrived into the Port of Los Angeles on March 27.

Trump blames states for not having enough ventilators, but California is stepping in to help, even as it prepares for a surge in cases

California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced it would send 500 ventilators to states in need, even as California prepares for a spike in coronavirus cases.
People wearing face masks, push shopping cart with their grocery items in Christchurch on April 1.

A New Zealand man who drunkenly filmed himself coughing on people at a supermarket has been charged with endangering life

The man later apologized, saying: "It never should've happened, the alcohol had really taken effect and I have no sensor when I get this messy."
President Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during a briefing after a Coronavirus Task Force meeting at the White House on April 5.

Trump threatens ‘very substantial’ tariffs on imported oil if Saudi Arabia and Russia can’t reach a deal to push prices back up

Oil prices have fallen by about two-thirds due to the COVID-19 pandemic and have been hit further by a price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia.
Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Anthony Fauci as President Donald Trump dismisses a question during a briefing after a Coronavirus Task Force meeting at the White House.

Trump stopped Fauci from answering a question about the anti-malaria drug Trump is hyping despite it being unproven against the coronavirus

"I'm not a doctor. I have common sense," President Donald Trump said. Then he wouldn't let Dr. Anthony Fauci speak.
White House advisor Jared Kushner listens as US President Donald Trump hosts a roundtable with Hispanic pastors in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC, January 25, 2019.

Jared Kushner’s coronavirus team — deemed a ‘frat party’ by one official — reportedly used personal email accounts and a...

According to The New York Times, the culture clash between Kushner's recruits and the public sector has been "jarring."
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in October 2019.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 87, continued to work out in the Supreme Court’s private gym during the pandemic

Ginsberg is known for her dedication to the gym. Even after being diagnosed with cancer for the fourth time she refused to stop working out.