Yelena Dzhanova
Yelena Dzhanova
Yelena Dzhanova is a news associate covering breaking news and politics. She graduated from Baruch College in 2019 with a triple major in English, political science, and journalism.Source
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Coronavirus response hurt by lack of funding for public health labs, CDC director tells Congress

Coronavirus response hurt by lack of funding for public health labs, CDC director tells Congress

Key PointsLack of funding has hampered the federal government's response to the coronavirus outbreak, the head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told lawmakers Tuesday.The hearing in the House was originally intended to address concerns about the CDC's 2021 budget. But lawmakers' questions for Director Robert Redfield focused more specifically on the outbreak, particularly regarding the slow rollout of tests across the country. "The truth is we've underinvested in the public health labs," Redfield told them.The tests were initially marred by , delaying testing for...

March 10, 2020
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Trump and Melania abruptly decided to ditch the Mar-a-Lago New Year's party that many of his supporters bought tickets for

Trump and Melania abruptly decided to ditch the Mar-a-Lago New Year's party that many of his supporters bought tickets for

Two crossed lines that form an 'X'. It indicates a way to close an interaction, or dismiss a notification.An icon in the shape of a person's head and shoulders. It often indicates a user profile.Redeem nowSign up for our newsletter to receive our top stories based on your reading preferences — delivered daily to your inbox.Something is loading.President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump decided at short notice to abandon his Mar-a-Lago club before a lavish New Year's Eve party.They're scheduled to leave Florida at 11 a.m. and set to spend Thursday night at the White House. They had...

December 31, 2020
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Biden golfed as president for the first time on his 87th day in office. Trump played on his 15th.

Biden golfed as president for the first time on his 87th day in office. Trump played on his 15th.

Two crossed lines that form an 'X'. It indicates a way to close an interaction, or dismiss a notification.An icon in the shape of a person's head and shoulders. It often indicates a user profile.Redeem nowSign up for our newsletter to receive our top stories based on your reading preferences — delivered daily to your inbox.Something is loading.Saturday marked the first time President Joe Biden played golf while in office. It was his 87th day as president.Former President Donald Trump, in contrast, played golf on his 15th day in office in 2017 after getting inaugurated. Between...

April 18, 2021
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A nurse who sent her jailed husband videos threatening to kill Kamala Harris was charged after the Secret Service intercepted them

A nurse who sent her jailed husband videos threatening to kill Kamala Harris was charged after the Secret Service intercepted them

Two crossed lines that form an 'X'. It indicates a way to close an interaction, or dismiss a notification.An icon in the shape of a person's head and shoulders. It often indicates a user profile.Redeem nowSign up for our newsletter to receive our top stories based on your reading preferences — delivered daily to your inbox.Something is loading.A Florida nurse was arrested this week for threatening to kill Vice President Kamala Harris, according to a criminal complaint filed in the US District Court for the Southern District of Florida.Niviane Petit Phelps, a 39-year-old mother from Miami,...

April 17, 2021
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The Trump campaign reportedly cheated donors who thought they were making a one-time contribution, collecting recurring donations

The Trump campaign reportedly cheated donors who thought they were making a one-time contribution, collecting recurring donations

Two crossed lines that form an 'X'. It indicates a way to close an interaction, or dismiss a notification.An icon in the shape of a person's head and shoulders. It often indicates a user profile.Redeem nowSign up for our newsletter to receive our top stories based on your reading preferences — delivered daily to your inbox.Something is loading.In what seemed to be an effort to bolster political contributions in the heat of the 2020 election against now President Joe Biden, the Trump 2020 campaign reportedly duped supporters into making recurring donations without their explicit or known...

April 3, 2021
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Facebook did not hire Black employees because they were not a 'culture fit,' report says

Facebook did not hire Black employees because they were not a 'culture fit,' report says

Two crossed lines that form an 'X'. It indicates a way to close an interaction, or dismiss a notification.An icon in the shape of a person's head and shoulders. It often indicates a user profile.Redeem nowGet the latest tech news & scoops — delivered daily to your inbox.Something is loading.After of Facebook turning down Black applicants for positions because they weren't a "culture fit," more people have filed complaints alleging similar experiences.A article published Tuesday said three Black applicants were rejected from jobs at Facebook despite having met all the qualifications.The...

April 6, 2021
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Virginia is the first southern state to ban the 'trans panic' defense that previously gave lighter sentences to assailants claiming to react to someone's gender identity

Virginia is the first southern state to ban the 'trans panic' defense that previously gave lighter sentences to assailants claiming to react to someone's gender identity

Two crossed lines that form an 'X'. It indicates a way to close an interaction, or dismiss a notification.An icon in the shape of a person's head and shoulders. It often indicates a user profile.Redeem nowSign up for our newsletter to receive our top stories based on your reading preferences — delivered daily to your inbox.Something is loading.Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam signed a bill Wednesday invalidating the "gay/trans panic" defense, which lawyers have previously used as an excuse to secure lighter sentences for people facing homicide charges.Prior to the bill's passing, people accused...

April 3, 2021
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'We don't take our advice' from Trump on immigration, White House Press Secretary Psaki says

'We don't take our advice' from Trump on immigration, White House Press Secretary Psaki says

Two crossed lines that form an 'X'. It indicates a way to close an interaction, or dismiss a notification.An icon in the shape of a person's head and shoulders. It often indicates a user profile.Redeem nowSign up for our newsletter to receive our top stories based on your reading preferences — delivered daily to your inbox.Something is loading.White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Friday upheld the Biden administration's immigration policies in response to criticism from former President Donald Trump.  The former president in a statement reported Friday derided Biden's newly...

March 6, 2021
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Insurrectionists are rushing to delete evidence of their participation in the Capitol riot, report says

Insurrectionists are rushing to delete evidence of their participation in the Capitol riot, report says

Two crossed lines that form an 'X'. It indicates a way to close an interaction, or dismiss a notification.An icon in the shape of a person's head and shoulders. It often indicates a user profile.Redeem nowSign up for our newsletter to receive our top stories based on your reading preferences — delivered daily to your inbox.Something is loading.Insurrectionists are scrambling to delete photos and social media posts proving their participation in the January 6 Capitol riot, according to .The outlet obtained and analyzed FBI affidavits and court documents that allegedly show about 30 riot...

February 13, 2021
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Pompeo says more trade talks with Chinese possible even as he accuses them of coronavirus coverup

Pompeo says more trade talks with Chinese possible even as he accuses them of coronavirus coverup

Key PointsMike Pompeo: President Trump is happy to have no tariff or barriers with ChinaSecretary of State on Thursday left the door open for more trade talks between the U.S. and China even as he tripled down on accusations that the country's leadership sought to conceal information about the origins of the . "If they want to engage in the world, if they want to protect property rights, if they want to conduct fair and reciprocal trade, if they are interested in that, which they tell us they are, then yeah, I think there's a path forward to do that," Pompeo said in an interview on...

May 7, 2020
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