Progress slow as urgency grows on virus relief legislation

WASHINGTON (AP) — Frustrated Senate Republicans re-upped their complaints that Democratic negotiators are taking too hard…

With Navajo Nation hit hard by Covid-19, this CNN Hero’s mission to help vulnerable elders has a new urgency

As the virus spread, their situation became even more dire. On the Navajo Nation, spanning more…

Thunberg urges world to tackle climate change with same urgency as coronavirus

Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg has called on governments to treat the threat of climate change…

Coronavirus: Ontario long-term care head warns of ‘real urgency’ ahead of 2nd wave – National

The head of the association representing Ontario’s long-term care homes is warning there is “real…

COVID-19 intensifies the urgency to expand sustainable energy solutions worldwide

Despite accelerated progress over the past decade, the world will fall short of ensuring universal access…

COVID-19 brings renewed urgency to remedies for cholera in Haiti | United Nations

In an unprecedented move, 14 United Nations-appointed human rights experts sharply admonished the UN last month…

‘How much more suffering could you possibly need?’: McConnell says he hasn’t felt ‘urgency’ to act immediately on coronavirus relief

Mitch McConnell has sparked a mounting backlash over comments he made earlier this week in which…

Coronavirus Shows the Urgency of Ensuring that Research gets into the Public Domain — Global Issues

Credit: Jorge Luis Baños/IPS Sunday, April 26, 2020 Inter Press Service Apr 26 (IPS) – Following…

Coronavirus lockdowns show urgency of reducing carbon dioxide emissions to slow climate change

Amid all the hardships of the widespread coronavirus lockdowns this spring there has been one unintended but…

Biden admits ‘frustration,’ demanding urgency from Trump on virus

Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden said he feels “frustration” with the U.S. coronavirus response and that…