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Erin Burnet OutFront: Out in the field. In front of the headlines. A courageous and unconventional nightly news program.

Erin Burnet OutFront: Out in the field. In front of the headlines. A courageous and unconventional nightly news program.


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Erin Burnet OutFront: Out in the field. In front of the headlines. A courageous and unconventional nightly news program.





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White House and Democrats fail to reach stimulus deal, Trump threatens executive action.

With negotiations collapsing and the U.S. having lost 13 million jobs, House speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin describe stimulus talks as "very far apart". United States ranks near the bottom in assessment of global pandemic response. A key model predicts U.S. death toll could reach 300,000 by December - but consistently wearing masks can save 70,000 of them. Erin Burnett Outfront goes live to Bedminster, New Jersey as President Trump speaks live with White House...


U.S. death toll could reach 300,000 by December

U.S. death toll could reach 300,000 by December, but 70,000 lives could be saved by consistent mask-wearing, MLB tightens rules: on planes and buses personnel must wear surgical or N95 masks, no cloth masks allowed, Trump claims "other countries don't report real numbers" amid growing criticism over U.S. response, lack of testing


Trump Says The Coronavirus Will "Go Away"

Trump repeatedly claims that the coronavirus will "go away" as Dr. Fauci says that "the numbers don't lie." Fauci says that the number of infections and deaths is "quite concerning." The United States coronavirus cases top 4.8 million and the coronavirus death toll surpasses 157,000. The United States hits near record high in daily coronavirus deaths since May. Trump falsely says that kids are "almost immune" from coronavirus. Multiple cases of coronavirus is reported in one Georgia school...


Trump Claims U.S. Deaths Put It At "Bottom Of The List"

The United States coronavirus death toll surpasses 156,000 and coronavirus cases top 4.7 million. 34 states above recommended positivity rates. Trump claims that United States deaths put it at "bottom of the list." The United States has four percent of the world's population, but nearly 23 percent of deaths. Trump says that Americans "are dying, that's true. It is what it is." More than 1,000 Americans have died per day in 11 of the last 15 days. Trump says that the coronavirus is "under...


Trump Attacks Birx For "Extraordinarily Widespread" Virus Warning

Trump attacks Birx and calls her "pathetic" for warning that the coronavirus is "extraordinarily widespread" because he says "I think we're doing very well. Trump ignores coronavirus data and says that the United States "has done an amazing job" with dealing with coronavirus compared to other countries like France and Germany. Trump says that "the virus is receding." 30 states are seeing a rise in new coronavirus deaths vs. the previous week. Trump keeps touting Hydroxychloroquine, even as...


Trump Downplays Pandemic; Says Florida is “Doing Really Well”

Florida sets new record for virus deaths for fourth straight day. U.S surpasses 4.5 million cases. CDC predicts up to 30,000 more deaths in three weeks. Hurricane heads toward Florida, virus testing sites closed. Report: Jared Kushner-led team worked on secret national testing plan; White House dropped it. Kushner aide didn’t think national testing plan was needed in spring since only blue states were hit hard. Department of Homeland Security warns foreign enemies could “confuse” public on...


U.S. Surpasses 4.4 Million Coronavirus Cases; Deaths Top 151,000

U.S reports 1,403 deaths in one day, the equivalent of about one person dying every minute of the day. Trump addresses death of friend Herman Cain from coronavirus. This comes weeks after Cain attended Trump’s rally in Tulsa. Key model now projects 80,000 more virus deaths by November. Study: People with no virus exposure may have some immunity. Trump sows doubt on 2020 election: “These elections will be fraudulent, they’ll be fixed. They’ll be rigged.” Bipartisan group holds secret meeting...


U.S. Representative Louie Gohmert (R-TX) Test Positive for COVID

United States deaths top 150,000; experts: United States need to reset reponse as numbers continue to climb. Trump visit U.S hot spot Texas; for a fundraiser. U.S. Representative Louie Gohmert (R-TX) Test Positive for COVID; suggest that he got virus from wearing a mask. California and Florida report record single day deaths.


U.S. Nears 150,000 Deaths; 22 States Rise in Cases

Trump back to touting unproven drug as “safe” despite overwhelming research that shows it is not effective. MLB postpones Miami Marlins games this week amid virus outbreak. Russia to approve virus vaccine despite safety concerns. Countries that once contained virus now see major outbreaks. Infectious Disease Expert: Antigen tests key to containing virus. Attorney General William Barr spars with Democratic lawmakers in contentious hearing: “I don’t agree that there’s systemic racism” in...


Trump Pushing For States To Re-Open

President Trump pushing for states to re-open as corona virus cases continue to rise in the United States.The University of Miami President, Gregory Crawford plan to open it's campus to students in matter of weeks, In multiple cities protester face-off with federal police. Today the civil rights icon John Lewis is remembered on capitol hill.


White House Denies Trump Has Reversed Course on Virus

U.S. on track to top 1,000 daily deaths for the fourth straight day. Dr. Fauci states that Trump is adjusting to “reality of what is going on.” Dr. Fauci says he and his family have received “serious threats.” Dr. Fauci also says, “Some people” push back against evidence and facts; “You just have to stick by your guns.” California and Oregon set new highs for deaths in a single day as multiple states report record highs for daily cases. Doctor says patient tested positive and recovered from...


Trump Reverses Course And Cancels Republican Convention

Trump reverses course and cancels republican convention activities in Jacksonville as the coronavirus continues to surge. Trump also says that most the United States has "no problem" even as the United States reaches four million cases. Only five states are seeing a decrease in coronavirus cases. Trump pushes to reopen schools and says that children "obviously" have a "very strong immune system" and can fight off coronavirus. Trump says that "the country is in very good shape" while experts...


Trump on Coronavirus Crisis: "We've been doing it properly"

Trump says U.S. "cases remain low and very stable" as U.S. nears 4 million cases, California hits record for daily cases as Los Angeles health chief warns virus is now a leading cause of death in county, Trump: kids "don't catch it easily, they don't bring it home easily, and if they do catch it, they get better fast"


Trump Admits Coronavirus WIll Get Worse Before It Gets Better

Trump admits that the coronavirus crisis will probably get worse before it gets better. But, Trump fails to lay out a plan to fix the coronavirus crisis. Trump also says that he now has "no problem" wearing a mask despite "pleading" from the White House aides for refusing to wear one for months. Trump now urges Americans to wear masks, but often doesn't wear one himself and says, "I mean I carry the mask." Trump changes his tone and asks "everybody" to wear a mask "whether you like the mask...


Trump To Resume Coronavirus Briefings Despite Having To Walk Back Past Advice

Coronavirus cases are rising in 31 states as deaths are up in 20 states. United States coronavirus cases top 3.8 million and United States coronavirus deaths are near 141,000. Florida governor is heckled as Florida reports more than 10,000 cases for sixth day in a row and more than 50 hospitals are now at ICU capacity, including four in Broward County and others are down to one ICU bed. Florida Governor stands by decision to avoid mask mandate. Top HHS official says "there is no question we...


Dr. Fauci Delivers Advice on How to Turn Things Around in the U.S.

Dr. Anthony Fauci offers three points on how we can turn around the coronavirus situation in the United States. The battle continues as Utah County Commission Chair, Tanner Ainge, had to shut down an overcrowded meeting when the crowd erupted into an anti-mask protest after the discussion turned to face mask mandates in schools. Dr. Deborah Birx walks a fine line in the Donald Trump White House between not contradicting the President in public, and ensuring scientists have the biggest seat...


Fauci: "We Do Have A Serious Situation Right Now"

United States coronavirus cases top 3.5 million and United States coronavirus deaths surpass 138,000. 39 states are seeing a rise in cases in the past week. Texas reports a record number of coronavirus deaths and more than 10,000 new cases. Florida reports record deaths as well and Miami hospitals are at 95 percent capacity. Fauci says that "we do have a serious situation right now" and that "we need to address" the increasing coronavirus cases in southern states. He also says that public...


Fauci Says The United States Needs To Reset As Country Hits New High

Fauci says the United States needs to push "reset button" as the United States hits new highs in cases and 14 states report record hospitalizations. Fauci also says the United States may need to "reset" as virus spirals out of control. Fauci says it's "a bit bizarre" about being repeatedly targeted by White House officials, Trump in Op-ed and other statements over the past five days. The United States hits record high for new cases in a single day with 67,417 cases, nearly doubling numbers...


Fauci Warns Coronavirus Could Be As Serious As 1918 Flu

Fauci warns that the coronavirus could be as serious as the 1918 flu, which killed 50 million people. He also warns the coronavirus could become the "mother of all pandemics" as Trump holds campaign-like rally in Rose Garden. Fauci takes a swipe at Trump and says to "stick with respected medical authorities who have a track record of telling the truth." A study shows a vaccine has "promising" immune response in early trial. The CDC director estimates that the United States has "actually" had...


Global Coronavirus Cases Top 13 Million, United States Accounts For 25 Percent Of Deaths

Global cases for coronavirus top13 million and the United States accounts for 25 percent of the worlds more than 570,000 deaths despite being four percent of the world's population. 35 states see a rise in coronavirus cases in the past week. California imposes a new shutdown order that targets indoor activities. Florida reports 12,000 new cases, a day after shattering the United States record. California imposes a new shutdown order and closes indoor activities at restaurants, bars, movie...