Trump’s travels, Nevada’s bar closures, Charlie Daniels’ funeral: 5 things to know Friday

Trump’s travels, Nevada’s bar closures, Charlie Daniels’ funeral: 5 things to know Friday

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Editors, USA TODAY Published 4:02 a.m. ET July 10, 2020 CLOSETrump will travel to Florida, a coronavirus hotspotPresident Donald Trump will visit U.S. Southern Command in Doral, Florida, on Friday to get a briefing on drug trafficking from South America. He is also expected to hold a political fundraiser in Hillsboro Beach later in the…
#Goyaway: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Julián Castro lead calls to boycott Goya Foods after CEO’s praise for Donald Trump

#Goyaway: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Julián Castro lead calls to boycott Goya Foods after CEO’s praise...

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CLOSE President Donald Trump signs an executive order creating a new advisory commission tasked with improving Hispanic Americans' access to economic and educational opportunities, a push that comes as he hopes to increase his share of the Latino vote. (July 9) AP DomesticThe CEO of Goya Foods, which bills itself as the country's largest Hispanic-owned food company,…
Trump attacks his own CDC scientists over how to reopen schools safely

Trump attacks his own CDC scientists over how to reopen schools safely

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CLOSE The President and the CDC disagree on the guidelines for reopening schools. USA TODAYPresident Donald Trump’s attack on his own health experts’ guidance for safely reopening schools cracked open for public display a power struggle within the administration that has been building for months.Trump blasted the guidance issued by the Centers for Disease Control and…
Dr. Anthony Fauci says extreme partisanship has made it harder for US to respond to coronavirus

Dr. Anthony Fauci says extreme partisanship has made it harder for US to respond...

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CLOSE The President and the CDC disagree on the guidelines for reopening schools. USA TODAYWASHINGTON – Top U.S. infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci said on Thursday that divisiveness in politics has likely hurt the country's response to the coronavirus."I mean, you have to be having blindfolders on and covering your ears to think that we don't live in…
Trump, Democrats both hoped for political wins in Supreme Court decision on taxes. Neither got one

Trump, Democrats both hoped for political wins in Supreme Court decision on taxes. Neither...

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CLOSE The Supreme Court is taking up President Donald Trump's bid to keep his tax, bank and financial records private, a major clash over presidential accountability that could affect the 2020 presidential campaign. (May 12) AP DomesticWASHINGTON – A pair of Supreme Court decisions focused on whether President Donald Trump can shield his taxes from scrutiny…
Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen back in custody in dispute over release conditions

Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen back in custody in dispute over release conditions

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CLOSE President Donald Trump's former lawyer and longtime fixer Michael Cohen will be released from federal prison to serve the remainder of his sentence in home confinement because of the coronavirus pandemic. (April 17) AP DomesticMichael Cohen, who had served as President Donald Trump's loyal personal attorney and fixer, was back in federal custody Thursday…
More than 40% of staff at large Arizona detention center positive for COVID-19, operators say

More than 40% of staff at large Arizona detention center positive for COVID-19, operators...

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CLOSE Dr. Anthony Fauci speaks to how personal responsibility and social distancing is the key to ending the spread of the coronavirus. USA TODAYPHOENIX – More than 40% of staff members have tested positive for COVID-19 at the Eloy Detention Center in Arizona, one of the nation's largest immigrant holding facilities, underscoring the severity of…
Police arrest five people in connection to rapper Pop Smoke’s death

Police arrest five people in connection to rapper Pop Smoke’s death

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CLOSE 50 Cent, Nicki Minaj and others mourn the death of 20-year-old rapper Pop Smoke days after the release of, "Meet the Woo 2." WochitPolice arrested five people in relation to the February death of rapper Pop Smoke, the Los Angeles Police Department announced Thursday.The up-and-coming New York rapper, whose birth name is Bashar Barakah Jackson, died at…
Supreme Court blocks House Democrats from access to Trump’s financial records for now

Supreme Court blocks House Democrats from access to Trump’s financial records for now

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CLOSE Chief Justice John Roberts has been a conservative vote in important past rulings, but recent decisions have some wondering if he's now a swing vote. USA TODAYWASHINGTON – The Supreme Court temporarily blocked congressional investigators Thursday from gaining access to President Donald Trump's personal financial records.The 7-2 decision was written by Chief Justice John Roberts and…
Layoffs: 1.3M workers file for unemployment as COVID-19 spikes and businesses close again

Layoffs: 1.3M workers file for unemployment as COVID-19 spikes and businesses close again

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CLOSE Millions of Americans have filed for unemployment benefits during the COVID-19 pandemic. The extra federal benefit was allotted "for weeks of unemployment ending on or before July 31," meaning the last full week of July, unless Congress extends it. WochitThe number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits continues to dwindle yet remains remarkably high as recently reopened…