Daily Archives: May 3, 2020

Whitmer Says ‘Racism’ Fueled Protests Over Virus Response

LANSING, MICHIGAN – Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Sunday said gun-toting protesters who demonstrated inside the state Capitol in opposition to some of her moves to battle the coronavirus “depicted some of the worst racism” and “awful parts” of U.S. history. Whitmer made the assertion on CNN, before the release of the latest number of

As Lockdowns Ease, Some Countries Report new Infection Peaks

While millions of people took advantage of easing coronavirus lockdowns to enjoy spring weather, some of the world’s most populous countries reported worrisome new peaks in infections Sunday, including India, which saw its biggest single-day jump yet. Second in population only to China, India reported more than 2,600 new infections. In Russia, new cases exceeded