Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top USA infectious disease expert, said he has had no contact with President-elect Joe Biden's coronavirus transition team and sees no reason to quit to join that effort when there is so much to do now to fight the surging pandemic.
Since January, Fauci has served on President Donald Trump's White House Coronavirus Task Force, a position that has frequently put him at odds with the president, who has sought to downplay the pandemic and focused instead on opening the economy.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has become the first head of a U.S. tech giant who has acknowledged Democrat Joe Biden as the next president of the country, a media report has said.
The video was live on Bannon's Facebook page for about 10 hours last Thursday and had been viewed nearly 200,000 times before the company removed it, citing its violence and incitement policies.
Twitter and Facebook both removed the video in question.
A spokesperson for Bannon, Alexandra Preate, said in a statement that Bannon "would not and has never called for violence of any kind", and that the statements last week were "clearly meant metaphorically".
Last Friday, Facebook took down a community of different Bannon-linked pages that have been pushing false claims concerning the presidential election, after they have been flagged to the world's largest social media firm by activist group Avaaz.
However, a number of Facebook employees reportedly challenged Zuckerberg calling Biden the victor, while one of them said the election "wasn't fair". The company removed the video, but has not banned Bannon.
Biden, for his part, has in the past referred to Facebook as "a real problem", while his staffer Bill Russo accused the social media behemoth of "shredding the fabric of our democracy in the days after" last week's vote.
The incoming administration was "not monolithic", Zuckerberg said.
But he expressed hope about the prospects for a successful vaccine, saying "we are fortunate because the first one out of the gate is more than 90 percent, probably close to 95 percent effective".
Arrested in August, Bannon has pleaded not guilty to charges of defrauding hundreds of thousands of donors to the $25 million "We Build the Wall" campaign. Bannon has dismissed the costs as politically motivated.
That had prompted government agencies to undertake an immediate rescue operation - without any reaction, as is usually the case. Thousands more have been stopped at sea and returned to Libya where they are often vulnerable to exploitation and abuse.
Sierra Leone began their stunning fightback just before half-time when Kwame Quee grabbed what looked to be a consolation goal. Ghana lead Group C with a maximum nine points, South Africa have six, Sudan three and Sao Tome are pointless.
When he felt dizzy in the start of the second round Friday, DeChambeau anxious he might have the coronavirus. DeChambeau lost his ball when he hooked it left of the third fairway, apparently into wet, muddy rough.
Both liberal and conservative legal experts say the theoretical approach Trump appears to be trying is extremely unlikely. In fact, there's no guarantee that Pfizer's shot, the front-runner, will get rapid authorisation for emergency use.
Freeman became the first Braves player to win the MVP since Chipper Jones , whom Freeman considers a mentor, in 1999. Abreu is the third Cuban-born player to be named MVP, joining Jose Canseco (1988) and Zoilo Versalles (1965).
Case numbers are trending upward in 46 states and holding relatively steady in four, while no state is seeing a decline in cases. The governor's order also includes private social gatherings, which must be limited to 10 people from three households or less.
Donegal has the highest 14-day incidence rate in the country - but has fallen slightly to 270 per 100,000 population today. If you have been in one of these locations at the times of possible exposure, it does not mean you will develop COVID-19.
The Anaheim, Calif. theme park and resort has been closed since mid-March amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Disney World hotels are almost fully booked, even as the park operates at reduced capacity, she said.
Google representatives have told some advertisers it is unlikely to lift its ban in November or December, the people said . Facebook spokesman Andy Stone said those emergency measures would not be permanent, but that rollback was "not imminent".
And in the new film, she is said to be taking on the mantle of Thor , thereby becoming the first female actor to do so. Pratt's Guardians of the Galaxy character will make an appearance in the Marvel Cinematic Universe's fourth Thor film.
USA 2020: Twitter labels 300,000 misleading tweets
In the blog post, Twitter said it was taking more time to study the effect but that the measure would be kept in place "for now". Twitter temporarily stopped recommending tweets on newsfeeds and through notifications from accounts that users don't follow.
Why Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis Broke Up
Jason and Olivia started dating in November, 2011 and the funnyman proposed to the actress/director in 2012. Now, though, the pair has amicably broken up, according to a report published late Friday by People .
Cobb schools report 105 new COVID-19 cases at 53 schools
Grand Rapids Public Schools - District decided October 19 to continue its all-virtual model through the end of the semester. Every school south of the Broad River had more students attending hybrid classes than the district average.
British serial killer the 'Yorkshire Ripper' dies
According to a report by the Sun , Sutcliffe was taken to University Hospital of North Durham, but once there refused treatment. Richard McCann, whose mother Wilma was Sutcliffe's first victim in October 1975, told Sky News he had "ruined so many lives".
Myanmar ruling party wins majority in general elections
Hundreds of thousands of Muslim Rohingya fled an army crackdown - described by the United Nations as ethnic cleansing - in 2017. Observers had questioned the credibility of the election because of the disenfranchisement of virtually all the Rohingya.
She Just Made Baseball History
The Miami Marlins have named Kim Ng as their next general manager in a historic move for Major League Baseball . Just like with [vice president-elect] Kamala Harris there's nothing more powerful than when you see it.