Trust in CDC during coronavirus pandemic saw declines, survey suggests

Public trust in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) during the coronavirus pandemic dropped between May and October 2020, a survey found, with the most significant decline reported…

Texas Gov. Abbott declines to throw first pitch over MLB stance on Georgia voting law

Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott is refusing to throw the first pitch at a Rangers game in protest of Major League Baseball’s response to Georgia’s controversial voting reforms. “I was looking…

Warnock declines to oppose Georgia boycotts over new election law

Sen. Raphael Warnock on Sunday declined to oppose boycotts of Georgia-based corporations and sporting events in response to the state’s new election law, saying, “we will see how that plays…

Biden breaks his silence on Cuomo sexual harassment scandal, declines to call for his resignation

President Joe Biden broke his silence on Governor Andrew Cuomo’s mounting allegations of sexual misconduct on Sunday – but fell short of calling on the embattled New York Democrat to resign. The…

Biden breaks his silence on Cuomo sexual harassment scandal, declines to call for his resignation

President Joe Biden broke his silence on Governor Andrew Cuomo’s sexual harassment scandal on Sunday – but fell short of calling on the embattled New York Democrat to resign. The president and longtime…

Pelosi declines to call on Cuomo to resign despite having ‘zero tolerance’ for sexual harassment

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., repeatedly reaffirmed Sunday that she has “zero tolerance” for sexual harassment – but fell short of calling on embattled New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to…

Garland sees ‘no reason’ why Durham shouldn’t be left in place for Russia origins probe but declines committal

President Biden’s nominee for attorney general, Judge Merrick Garland, said he sees “no reason” why Special Counsel John Durham should not be left in place to continue his investigation into the…

White House declines to say whether Israel is an ‘important’ ally

The White House Friday sidestepped a question on whether Israel and Saudi Arabia are “important allies” of the United States. After a back-and-forth with reporters during the daily White House briefing…

Visa, Mastercard revenues fall, but declines improve from earlier in pandemic

Creditcards.com Industry Analyst Ted Rossman discusses how interchange fees could increase in the coming months for credit card users. Both Mastercard Inc. and Visa Inc. logged smaller declines in quarterly revenue than in recent periods,…

Bill Belichick declines to accept Presidential Medal of Freedom

Bill Belichick declined to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Trump, seemingly breaking from a friendship with the billionaire business mogul. Belichick put out a statement Monday after…