5:50 p.m. Trump says he would wear face covering ‘if I thought it was important’: President Trump was asked at his Sunday briefing if his wife Melania has encouraged him to wear a face covering since in a tweet she encouraged people to take seriously the Centers for Disease Control recommendations to do so. Trump said: “I would wear one. I just generally am not in a … Would you like me to wear one right now answering your question? That would be a little awkward, I guess. No, I mean, again, I would wear one if I thought it was important. She likes the idea of wearing it, yeah, she does. A lot of people do. Again, it’s a recommendation and I understand that recommendation and I’m OK with it.” Reporters also asked Dr. Anthony Fauci, the U.S.’s top infectious disease expert, why he was not wearing a face mask at the briefing. “There are a couple of reasons,” Fauci said. “One of them is that part of the — in fact, the … [Read more...] about Coronavirus live updates: Patients rush to join tests of drug made by Bay Area’s Gilead
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Stephanie B. said that DC tenants have already started to organize in ways that others can learn from: One building demanded rent forgiveness in April and got it from their landlords. Tenants in a luxury building are drafting a letter to receive a 10% reduction, in part because some of the amenities, like pools, are not open. The group has also successfully organized hundreds of calls to DC’s city council to advocate for the suspension of evictions. … [Read more...] about A Management Company Emailed Hundreds Of Tenants, Demanding They Pay The Rent. It Backfired.
Salesian coach Stephen Pezzola said the defensive plan was to stop Choice’s drives. He said her performance reminded him of when Kelsey Plum scored 32 points for La Jolla Country Day in the 2012 Division 4 title game against Salesian. At Washington, Plum set the NCAA D1 record for career points (3,527) and now plays for the WNBA’s Las Vegas Aces. … [Read more...] about Cardinal Newman guard Anya Choice is Chronicle’s Girls Player of the Year
She added: “By providing sanitary products for free, universally, not only do we side step the cost of means testing but also make the statement that access to sanitary products is a basic human right for all, uniting our population in a shift towards equality.” … [Read more...] about What is the tampon tax and when will it be scrapped?