Delicate Arch glows in light from the setting sun as alpenglow lights up the La Sal mountains in the distance Friday, Dec. 31,…
Glacier in Montana and Arches and Canyonlands in Utah announced their decisions after Yellowstone and several other well-known parks did the same.
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Sat, 03/28/2020 - 18:06
President Donald Trump asks a question to Dr. Deborah Birx, White House coronavirus response coordinator, during a briefing.
Donald Trump’s response to the coronavirus outbreak will affect his legacy, but he is not the first president to deal with a pandemic
Patsy Widakuswara, Senior White House Correspondent
Sat, 03/28/2020 - 16:21
FILE PHOTO: The Reverend Joseph Lowery, president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, announces his transfer of…
He was a key ally of Martin Luther King in the U.S. civil rights movement of the 1960s
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Sat, 03/28/2020 - 04:55
FILE - U.S. Representative Eliot Engel (D-NY) speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 27, 2019.
Eliot Engel: ‘Something’s wrong with U.S. policy and we need to correct it’
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Sat, 03/28/2020 - 01:45
NEW ORLEANS, LA - MARCH 27: A view of empty Bourbon street in the French Quarter amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on…
US becomes first country to surpass 100,000 cases of the coronavirus
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Fri, 03/27/2020 - 21:52
A technician assembles coronavirus test kits at Evolve manufacturing facility, where they will be manufacturing ventilators, in…
Top US adversaries appear to be coming together, using social media and other cyber means to amplify disinformation regarding the coronavirus, administration officials say
Nike Ching
Fri, 03/27/2020 - 21:49
Smithsonian Museums Meet Visitors’ Needs Online
Museums across the U.S. have closed to the public to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. But that hasn’t stopped the guardians of some of the greatest art collections in the country from sharing their national treasures with people around the world. VOA’s Julie Taboh spoke with the director of one of the Smithsonian Institution’s most popular museums about the many ways they’re reaching their audience.
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Fri, 03/27/2020 - 21:34
In this Friday, March 27, 2020, photo provided by Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, right, walks the…
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says he doesn’t have a crystal ball and scientific models and projections are guiding his efforts 
Margaret Besheer
Fri, 03/27/2020 - 17:52
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif. accompanied by legislators, signs the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security bill.
Package frees up payments of up to $1,200 to millions of Americans, bolsters unemployment benefits, offers loans, grants and tax breaks to businesses large and small and flushes billions more to states
Katherine Gypson
Fri, 03/27/2020 - 14:08
A man walks alone near the World Trade Center in lower Manhattan during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in…
Fed Chief Powell said that the economy "may well" be in a recession already, but stressed that the underlying circumstances are vastly different from previous economic slowdowns.
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Fri, 03/27/2020 - 14:52
FILE -Representative Thomas Massie (R-KY)
Republican Thomas Massie of Kentucky enraged President Trump on Friday and leaders of Congress worried he will delay planned Friday voice vote on $2.2 trillion coronavirus economic rescue plan
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Fri, 03/27/2020 - 10:50
FILE PHOTO: A view of Bourbon Street amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S…
The southern US state is among the nation's worst in cases per capita
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Fri, 03/27/2020 - 12:03
Marylanders Dance to Lift Spirits
Three neighbors keep their distance while brightening people’s day
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Fri, 03/27/2020 - 10:44
FILE PHOTO: Medical staff in a protective suit treats a patient suffering from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in an intensive…
‘I never knew I could be this sick and still be alive’ one patient tells VOA
Carolyn Presutti
Sat, 03/28/2020 - 09:22
Technology Helps American Teleworkers Stay Connected
The coronavirus outbreak has forced millions of Americans to work from home, but getting remote teams functioning isn’t like flipping a switch
Michelle Quinn
Fri, 03/27/2020 - 10:09