The speaker told reporters on a conference call that the committee's immediate focus will be on "the here and now," not the Trump administration's initial response to the pandemic, though she said there will come a time when such a review will be appropriate. … [Read more...] about Pelosi announces House committee on coronavirus crisis to exercise oversight of pandemic response
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He also directed for the National Coordination Committee's (NCC) decisions on the coronavirus epidemic to be followed and advised leaders of various institutions, including the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), to play an active role in the fight against COVID-19. … [Read more...] about PM Imran urges nation to stand united to battle coronavirus epidemic
These women were celebrities—the Kim Kardashians of their day—but are now remembered by few. I spoke with Neuman recently, and asked her how the story of these all-but-forgotten women can illuminate the relationship between traditional activists and the donors they need to accomplish their work. The conversation that follows has been edited for length and clarity. … [Read more...] about How the Kim Kardashians of Yesteryear Helped Women Get the Vote
"For athletes who are just below the best of the best, this is a chance to push themselves into that elite class using illegal means over a what will probably quite a long period of time," he said. "Competition-free periods have been used by dopers over and over again to raise themselves to a higher sporting level - partly in the hope that they will not be tested as often then." … [Read more...] about Has the coronavirus opened the door to unchecked doping?
Fineberg, chair of the NAS' Standing Committee on Emerging Infectious Diseases and 21st Century Health Threats, said his letter was sent Wednesday evening in response to a query from Kelvin Droegemeier with the Office of Science and Technology Policy at the White House. … [Read more...] about Experts tell White House coronavirus can spread through talking or even just breathing