Economics

China to Sanction U.S. Officials in Retaliation Over Hong Kong

11 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

China will sanction 11 Americans in retaliation for similar measures imposed by the Trump administration on Friday, according to Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian.
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France's Economic Recovery Loses Pace After Initial Surge

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg

The pace of France's economic recovery is slowing, the country's central bank said, confirming expectations of a prolonged period before output catches up with pre-crisis levels.
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Turkey Starts Naval Exercises South of Greece's Kastellorizo

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Turkey on Monday kicked off naval exercises to the east and south of the Greek islands of Rhodes and Kastellorizo and announced seismic research for oil and gas exploration in...
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India Faces Lost Generation as Virus Pushes Children to Work

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The coronavirus pandemic is forcing India's children out of school and into farms and factories to work, worsening a child-labor problem that was already one of the most dire...
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Trump end run around Congress raises questions on his claims

3 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. - President Donald Trump's end run around Congress on coronavirus relief is raising questions about whether it would give Americans the economic lifeline he...
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States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

3 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

FALLS CHURCH, Va. - Whether President Donald Trump has the constitutional authority to extend federal unemployment benefits by executive order remains unclear. Equally up in...
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With latest executive orders, Trump gets approval from his golf club crowd

With latest executive orders, Trump gets approval from his golf club crowd

4 hours ago   |   Politico

BEDMINSTER, N.J. - As White House negotiators and Democrats tried - and failed - to reach a deal that could help the millions of Americans who are unemployed and facing...
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Beirut police fire tear gas as protesters regroup: Live updates

4 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

US President Donald Trump announces 'substantial' aid; IMF vows to redouble efforts but also demands economic reforms.
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UC Santa Cruz, County partner to expand testing capacity through CARES act funding

UC Santa Cruz, County partner to expand testing capacity through CARES act funding

4 hours ago   |   KSBW

The additional testing is made possible through $805,000 in funding from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act .
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Amid pandemic, future of many Catholic schools is in doubt

Amid pandemic, future of many Catholic schools is in doubt

7 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

NEW YORK - As the new academic year arrives, school systems across the United States are struggling to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic. Roman Catholic educators have an extra...
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Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of...

Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of mask mandates

The Ohio governor's positive, then negative, tests for COVID-19 have provided fuel for skeptics of government pandemic mandates. Read more ...

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

An Israeli jewelry company is working on what it says will be the world's most expensive coronavirus mask, a gold, diamond-encrusted face covering with a price tag of $1.5 million. Read more ...

Puerto Rico halts primary voting in centers lacking ballots

Puerto Rico halts primary voting in centers lacking ballots

Puerto Rico on Sunday was forced to partially suspend voting for primaries marred by a lack of ballots as officials called on the president of the U.S. territory's elections... Read more ...

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

A group of researchers at Duke University created a simple technique to analyze the effectiveness of various types of masks, which have become a critical component in stopping... Read more ...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai detained, his Apple Daily offices searched

Billionaire media tycoon and Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai has been arrested on suspicion of “collusion with foreign powers.” Police also searched the offices of his Apple... Read more ...

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

A plan from President Donald Trump to extend additional unemployment benefits requires states to provide 25% of the funds, and it's unclear whether states have the money or the... Read more ...

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

TORONTO - Joonas Korpisalo stopped 33 shots and the Columbus Blue Jackets advanced to the first round of the NHL playoffs with a 3-0 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in a... Read more ...

Bryson DeChambeau feels closer to first major win after strong PGA Championship

Bryson DeChambeau feels closer to first major win after strong PGA Championship

SAN FRANCISCO - Bryson DeChambeau made the best run of his career at a major championship, but still fell short despite shooting a final-round 66 to finish 10-under for the... Read more ...

76ers C Embiid leaves game with left ankle injury

76ers C Embiid leaves game with left ankle injury

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Philadelphia center Joel Embiid left in the first quarter of the 76ers' game against the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday after hurting his left ankle. Read more ...

Morikawa delivers great shot in quiet moment to win PGA

Morikawa delivers great shot in quiet moment to win PGA

The shot will be remembered as one of the best in a major that hardly anyone witnessed in person. Read more ...