Trump claims about WHO fact-checked

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption The WHO has praised China for its handling of the outbreak US President Donald Trump has accused the World Health Organization (WHO) of mismanaging and covering up the spread of the coronavirus after it emerged in China.He added he would halt WHO funding while his administration reviewed its actions.Peter Piot,…

Biden denies ex-aide’s sexual assault allegation

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Joe Biden’s campaign has denied the new allegations against him Former Vice-President Joe Biden has denied an allegation that he sexually assaulted a former aide nearly 30 years ago as a US senator. Tara Reade, who worked briefly as a staff assistant in Mr Biden’s office, has said that…

Germany Gradually eases lockdown measures

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Though she eased lockdown measures, Ms Merkel also strongly recommended people wear face masks German Chancellor Angela Merkel has announced plans to slowly ease restrictions brought in to tackle the coronavirus pandemic.Social distancing rules will stay in place until at least 3 May, with Ms Merkel also strongly recommending people…

Your stimulus check –

(CNN)When millions of Americans get checks — as part of the recently passed coronavirus stimulus package — over the next few weeks, they’ll see a familiar name in the “memo” line: Donald J. Trump.According to CNN’s Jim Acosta and Caroline Kelly, Trump had privately expressed interest to Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin about actually signing the…