Yes, I have", Trump replied , but he did not provide any specifics. "I'm not allowed to tell you that". "I'm not allowed to tell you that". U.S. officials say the American Embassy in Beijing flagged concerns about potential safety issues at the lab in Wuhan in 2018, but they have yet to find any evidence the virus originated there almost two years later.
Garcia said. "This is insane to me", one worker declared, threatening not to return to the plant in Waterloo, Iowa. Trump's executive order won't remove legal liability from meat companies for coronavirus safety lawsuits but along with the CDC guidelines will give them "a defensible answer" should they be sued as long as they follow the guidance, Perdue said.
The U.S. economy shrank by an annualized 4.8% in the first quarter, the government said on Wednesday. Cailin Birch, global economist at the Economist Intelligence Unit, said the second quarter figures will be much more meaningful, reflecting the full impact of the pandemic.
Protesters in Tripoli began setting banks on fire on Tuesday afternoon after the al-Semaan was buried, and clashes continued into the early morning as they were chased through the streets by soldiers. Politicians and ministers have argued over how and when to apply a weaker exchange rate and whether the government needs to impose losses on deposits.
Trump has by Executive Order placed the American meat industry under the Defense Production Act to prevent meat shortages by keeping meat processing plants open. Tyson suspended operations at its pork plant in Waterloo, Iowa after a slew of infections, and Smithfield Foods halted production at its plant in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, after an outbreak infected 853 workers there.
The first quarter was, in many ways, "the tale of two quarters", according to Pichai. The current April-June quarter is expected deliver even grimmer news, given that major advertisers such as airlines, hotels and other travel-sensitive businesses have little reason to reach consumers unable or unwilling to take usual summer vacations.