California declined to sue Trump nominee’s bank over foreclosures

The 2013 memo was written by four staff attorneys in Harris’ consumer law section and then reviewed by supervising attorneys, who concluded that such a case would require substantial time and expense with limited chances of success, said the former staff member, who talked on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak […]

Coronavirus live updates: Unemployment claims double record in a week

4:23 p.m. ‘Severity’ changed view on coronavirus, Trump says: During a White House briefing, President Trump was asked about shifts in his public messages about the coronavirus. In early March, Trump issued a tweet comparing death totals from the flu with then-data for COVID-19. He was asked Wednesday about ceasing comparisons between the flu and […]

Coronavirus live updates: Oprah to donate $10 million

11:50 a.m. China lying about COVID-19 cases and deaths, report says: U.S intelligence officials briefed the White House on China’s efforts to suppress the number of positive cases of COVID-19 and resulting deaths, according to a Bloomberg report. The classified report to the president concluded the numbers China has been reporting are “fake.” Numerous U.S. […]