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Photos of People Fighting Against Coronavirus Around the World

Politicians wear protective gear in Belgium. Canadians leave notes at their windows. Volunteers in Spain sew masks for nurses and doctors. Citizens disinfect streets and cars in India and Afghanistan. Pope Francis prays solo to an empty Piazza San Pietro.

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The Grim Calculations Hospitals Will Have to Make During Coronavirus

As many as 900,000 coronavirus patients in the U.S. could need ventilators. Yet one group estimates the country has only 200,000, many of which already are being used by other patients.

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Trump Thinks GM Isn’t Moving Fast Enough Making Ventilators

University of Michigan Professor Erik Gordon predicts President Donald Trump will then take credit when GM does make the machines.

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Coronavirus Expected to Take 200K American Lives. Trump’s Response Continues to be Far From Comforting

The outbreak could kill 200,000 Americans, the U.S. government's top infectious-disease expert warned. Yet, Trump's continues to minimize its impact.

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Trump Just Pushed Back His Deadline to Open Up the Country

Sunday's announcement was a tacit acknowledgment the president had been too optimistic just days earlier when he said he hoped reopen the economy by Easter on April 12.

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House Approves Coronavirus Emergency Relief Bill. Here’s What’s In It.

It will ship payments of up to $1,200 to millions of Americans, bolster unemployment benefits, and send money to states to support the nation's overwhelmed healthcare system.

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To Reopen Economy, Trump Wants to Divide Counties By Coronavirus Risk

Health experts have made clear that unless Americans continue to dramatically limit social interaction the number of infections will overwhelm the health care system.