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Emails show top HHS official and Trump ally intimidating CDC official

A close ally of President Donald Trump who was serving as a top official in the Department of Health and Human Services repeatedly sent complaints about how the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was handling a media request to the agency's director in an apparent attempt to intimidate an agency communications official, according to emails shared with CNN.

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Fact-checking Mark Meadows's misleading statements on mask efficacy

As the US continues to combat the coronavirus, wearing a mask has become a politicized issue. A day after Robert Redfield, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, suggested masks might be even more important than a vaccine in the fight against the virus, White House chief of staff Mark Meadows argued that masks don't actually make a difference in stopping the spread of the virus.

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Opinion: Trump's health care plan is a lie

Pandemics don't care about partisan politics. So when Robert Redfield — President Donald Trump's director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and a lifelong conservative — testified to Congress Wednesday that a Covid-19 vaccine wouldn't be ready before the election and probably would not be available to the general public until next summer, he was speaking as a scientist.

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Source: Trump's HHS alters CDC documents for political reasons

Trump-appointed communications officials at the US Department of Health and Human Services pushed to change language to weekly science reports released by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention so as not to undermine President Donald Trump's political message, according to a federal health official.

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Gender reveal parties are destructive from top to bottom

If it weren't already a bad idea to throw a party without proper safety measures during a pandemic, one that sparks a massive forest fire is just arsenic-laced icing on the poison cake. A California family set off a "smoke-generating pyrotechnic device," causing a fire that is raging through the San Bernardino National Forest. The fire has burned thousands of acres, destroyed countless wildlife and may potentially cause a lot more devastation as the uncontrolled fire continues to burn.

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Opinion: Trump has an uncanny ability to control the narrative. Here's the message Democrats need to hammer home

Labor Day is traditionally the beginning of the endgame for presidential campaigns. Now that the conventions are over, both candidates are looking to deliver the final political blow. In the remaining two months before the election, Joe Biden and President Donald Trump will try to hone a convincing narrative that persuades voters that they belong in the White House.

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Why it's unlikely we'll have a coronavirus vaccine by Election Day

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is asking states to get ready to distribute a coronavirus vaccine by as early as next month. The CEO of Pfizer says he thinks it's possible his company will have enough data to ask the US Food and Drug Administration for authorization by October.

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