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From TheJournal.ie Trump warns Americans of 'hell of a bad two weeks' ahead as up to 240,000 US deaths projected from Covid-19 Coronavirus

Trump warns Americans of 'hell of a bad two weeks' ahead as up to 240,000 US deaths projected from Covid-19

Between 100,000 and 240,000 people in the US could die from Covid-19, according to White House projections.

From TheJournal.ie Trump says coronavirus death rate in US likely to peak in two weeks' time Coronavirus

Trump says coronavirus death rate in US likely to peak in two weeks' time

The US president also extended “social distancing” guidelines until 30 April.

From TheJournal.ie Trump considers quarantine of New York state and other Covid-19 'hotspots' Donald Trump

Trump considers quarantine of New York state and other Covid-19 'hotspots'

New York governor Andrew Cuomo, who spoke with Trump today, said he doesn’t “know what that means”.

From TheJournal.ie 'Our country is meant to be open': Donald Trump could remove Covid-19 restrictions by next week Coronavirus

'Our country is meant to be open': Donald Trump could remove Covid-19 restrictions by next week

Trump said that state governors would have the final say on any measures he introduced.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea says Trump wrote letter offering cooperation in 'anti-epidemic work'

North Korea says Trump wrote letter offering cooperation in 'anti-epidemic work'

This comes as a hiatus in disarmament talks between the two nations drags on.

From TheJournal.ie 'I’m a smart guy, I feel good about it': Trump clashes with top medical expert over virus drug for Covid-19 Hydroxychloroquine This post contains videos

'I’m a smart guy, I feel good about it': Trump clashes with top medical expert over virus drug for Covid-19

The president said he had “a feeling” about the drug, while Dr Anthony Fauci cautioned it was unproven.

From The42 Controversial Hoffenheim owner rejects Trump's $1bn offer as his company works on Covid-19 vaccine NO SELL OUT

Controversial Hoffenheim owner rejects Trump's $1bn offer as his company works on Covid-19 vaccine

“If we are successful in developing an effective vaccine, then it should help and protect people across the world,” Dietmar Hopp said.

From TheJournal.ie US President Donald Trump has tested negative for Covid-19 All Clear

US President Donald Trump has tested negative for Covid-19

Trump agreed to be tested after coming into contact with a delegation who had tested positive for the virus.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump declares 'national emergency' over coronavirus US

Donald Trump declares 'national emergency' over coronavirus

Trump has faced criticism for his handling of the Covid-19 outbreak.

From TheJournal.ie US launches air strikes against Iran-backed militia after Iraq base attack Retaliation

US launches air strikes against Iran-backed militia after Iraq base attack

A US official said multiple strikes targeted Kataib Hezbollah weapons facilities inside Iraq.

From TheJournal.ie 'Better safe than sorry': Leo's White House visit with elbow bumps, namaste and warnings to stop panic buying 36 Hours In Washington

'Better safe than sorry': Leo's White House visit with elbow bumps, namaste and warnings to stop panic buying

The issue of coronavirus dominated proceedings in Washington for this year’s St Patrick’s Day celebrations.

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar has met with Donald Trump in the Oval Office (they didn't shake hands) White House

Leo Varadkar has met with Donald Trump in the Oval Office (they didn't shake hands)

Varadkar is expected to return to Ireland later today.

From TheJournal.ie Schools in Ireland closed until 29 March and Trump bans travel from most of EU: Today's main Covid-19 points Coronavirus

Schools in Ireland closed until 29 March and Trump bans travel from most of EU: Today's main Covid-19 points

A lot has happened- here’s where you can catch up.

From TheJournal.ie The annual White House shamrock reception has been cancelled Not Happening

The annual White House shamrock reception has been cancelled

Leo Varadkar will still meet with Donald Trump but the usual reception will not take place.

From TheJournal.ie Meeting between Taoiseach and US Vice President Mike Pence will be closed to the media again Leo In The Us

Meeting between Taoiseach and US Vice President Mike Pence will be closed to the media again

This is the second time the breakfast meeting will be held behind closed doors.

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar to raise issue of undocumented Irish in US during meeting with Trump St Patrick's Day

Varadkar to raise issue of undocumented Irish in US during meeting with Trump

Varadkar will commence his US St Patrick’s Day trip in Washington DC.

From TheJournal.ie New York's St Patrick's Day parade still set to go ahead despite coronavirus concerns Coronavirus

New York's St Patrick's Day parade still set to go ahead despite coronavirus concerns

The Taoiseach cancelled the New York leg of his US trip yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump skipping traditional St Patrick's lunch but will still meet with Leo Varadkar Paddy's Day

Donald Trump skipping traditional St Patrick's lunch but will still meet with Leo Varadkar

The House Speaker traditionally hosts the lunch.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump names his fourth chief of staff, and appoints special envoy for Northern Ireland Mark And Mick

Donald Trump names his fourth chief of staff, and appoints special envoy for Northern Ireland

Mick Mulvaney had been serving as acting chief of staff since Trump fired John Kelly in December 2018.

From TheJournal.ie Who are the Republican no hopers daring to take on Donald Trump? One Percenters

Who are the Republican no hopers daring to take on Donald Trump?

Trump has won 833 of the 834 delegates up for grabs.

From TheJournal.ie Mary Lou is hoping to ride the crest of a wave of support all the way to the US this Patrick's Day Sinn Féin

Mary Lou is hoping to ride the crest of a wave of support all the way to the US this Patrick's Day

The party has never had much trouble in drumming up support in the States – though this year’s election result is likely to add to its publicity.

From TheJournal.ie Trump announces new travel restrictions as first death from Covid-19 confirmed in US Coronavirus

Trump announces new travel restrictions as first death from Covid-19 confirmed in US

Yesterday, the US President denounced criticism of his response to the threat as a “hoax” cooked up by his political enemies.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll rises to 20 after Delhi riots during Trump trip India

Death toll rises to 20 after Delhi riots during Trump trip

The unrest is continuing over a controversial citizenship law which excludes Muslims.

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds protest in London against extradition of Julian Assange Wikileaks

Hundreds protest in London against extradition of Julian Assange

Assange is being held in Belmarsh Prison in south-east London as he awaits the start of next week’s full extradition hearing.

From TheJournal.ie Mike Bloomberg's $400 million (and counting) bet on the presidency and his plan to target Trump Race For The White House

Mike Bloomberg's $400 million (and counting) bet on the presidency and his plan to target Trump

The former New York Mayor has been the talk of the Democratic campaign this week.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: A vote for change in Ireland, a welcome vote for Palestinians Middle East

Opinion: A vote for change in Ireland, a welcome vote for Palestinians

Palestinians are heartened by the stance of most Irish parties on the occupied territories, writes Mona Sabella.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump offered pardon to Julian Assange if he denied Russia link to email leak, UK court told DNC Leaks

Donald Trump offered pardon to Julian Assange if he denied Russia link to email leak, UK court told

Trump would only pardon Assange if he said Russia was not involved in the leak of Democratic National Committee emails, the court heard.

From TheJournal.ie Trump fires officials who testified against him during impeachment trial Acquitted

Trump fires officials who testified against him during impeachment trial

The US president was acquitted of all charges in his Senate impeachment trial this week.

From TheJournal.ie Trump 'apoplectic' with Johnson in phone call over UK's decision on Huawei and 5G Special Relationship

Trump 'apoplectic' with Johnson in phone call over UK's decision on Huawei and 5G

Huawei is only one of a series of issues where the two nations are at odds

From TheJournal.ie 'It's emboldened Trump. But then everything emboldens him': Focus turns to election after impeachment victory Analysis

'It's emboldened Trump. But then everything emboldens him': Focus turns to election after impeachment victory

The starting gun in the 2020 presidential race was shot this week.

From TheJournal.ie Impeached but acquitted: How a saga fit for reality TV played out in front of a divided US Not Guilty

Impeached but acquitted: How a saga fit for reality TV played out in front of a divided US

He was acquitted of both charges earlier today.

From TheJournal.ie Trump refuses to shake Pelosi's hand, then she rips up his speech State Of The Union This post contains videos

Trump refuses to shake Pelosi's hand, then she rips up his speech

The US President declared America is “stronger than ever before” in his State of the Union address.

From TheJournal.ie Impeachment trial: Democrats and White House lawyers wrap up cases as closing arguments heard Impeachment

Impeachment trial: Democrats and White House lawyers wrap up cases as closing arguments heard

The Senate is to vote at 4pm (9pm Irish time) tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump congratulates wrong state after Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl win State Of The Nation

Donald Trump congratulates wrong state after Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl win

The Kansas City NFL team is in Missouri, not Kansas.

From TheJournal.ie Trump set to be acquitted if senators block further witnesses in impeachment trial Senate

Trump set to be acquitted if senators block further witnesses in impeachment trial

If senators vote not to hear from any more witnesses, Trump could be acquitted by the end of the day.

From TheJournal.ie US life expectancy is on the up - and the White House says it's thanks to Trump US President

US life expectancy is on the up - and the White House says it's thanks to Trump

The US government said that 2018 saw the first decline in drug overdose deaths in almost three decades.

From TheJournal.ie Trump's defence claims trading US military aid for political favours isn't impeachable offence Abuse Of Power

Trump's defence claims trading US military aid for political favours isn't impeachable offence

The White House, meanwhile, is seeking to block the publication of former national security adviser John Bolton’s book.

From TheJournal.ie Top Republican admits they may fail to block former Trump ally's potentially explosive testimony Impeachment

Top Republican admits they may fail to block former Trump ally's potentially explosive testimony

The defence in the Trump impeachment trial closed their initial arguments yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump calls his plan for Israel-Palestine a 'win-win', and tweets out a map Jerusalem Capital

Donald Trump calls his plan for Israel-Palestine a 'win-win', and tweets out a map

Trump said that his plan “could be the last opportunity” for Palestinians.

From TheJournal.ie Trump hosts rival Israeli leaders on the eve of unveiling 'historic' peace plan Middle East

Trump hosts rival Israeli leaders on the eve of unveiling 'historic' peace plan

There is scepticism over the plan’s chances of success in the Middle East.

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