Politics

Trump: US to deploy anti-drug Navy ships near Venezuela

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The president's announcement was a break from the daily White House press briefing to discuss the coronavirus pandemic.Read more

Trump says 'life and death' at stake in following social distancing guidelines

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President Donald Trump warned Americans to brace for a “hell of a bad two weeks” ahead as the White House projected there could be 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in the U.S...Read more

McConnell: Impeachment 'diverted attention' from coronavirus

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McConnell's argument breaks sharply with assurances that the Trump administration made early on about the virus.Read more

White House projects 100,000 to 240,000 coronavirus deaths if social distancing is maintained

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There are now more than 143,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the U.S. and more than 2,500 deaths.Read more

Sen. Portman donates salary through end of May to charities helping coronavirus response

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Senator Rob Portman said he is donating his salary through the end of May to charities helping during the coronavirus response.Read more

Trump boosts virus aid, warns governors to be 'appreciative'

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After days of desperate pleas from the nation’s governors, President Donald Trump took a round of steps Friday to expand the federal government’s role in helping produce...Read more

Gov. DeWine signs bill addressing coronavirus impact

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Mandatory state testing for schools will be ditched this year and Ohioans who didn't vote in the March 17 primary will have until April 28 to cast an absentee ballot...Read more

Ohio sets all-mail primary April 28: How to request a ballot

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Under the new scenario, the standard in-person primary is off and registered voters who haven't yet cast a ballot will need to apply for an absentee ballot to vote.Read more