CORONAVIRUS WORRIES AND STRIFE: INVESTORS FEAR MARKETS NOT OUT OF WOODS DESPITE BIG RALLY

After a brutal meltdown, some investors have been wading back into U.S. stocks. But others are wary of another leg down as the coronavirus...

THREE MONTHS THAT SHOOK GLOBAL MARKETS

How much damage has the coronavirus and the oil price collapse inflicted on global financial markets this year? Put simply, it has...

 
 
 

WORLD'S BIGGEST GLOVE MAKER HAS ITS HANDS FULL

Malaysia's Top Glove, which makes one in five of the world's rubber gloves, says it is overwhelmed by orders amid the coronavirus crisis....

GOVERNMENTS, CENTRAL BANKS MUST BOOST EFFORTS TO HELP ECONOMIES COPE WITH CRISIS: BIS CHIEF

Governments and central banks need to step up efforts urgently to support their economies in the face of the coronavirus crisis, the...

 
 
 

EXCLUSIVE: QATAR AIRWAYS SAYS IT WILL NEED STATE SUPPORT AS CASH RUNS OUT

Qatar Airways will have to seek government support eventually, Chief Executive Akbar al-Baker told Reuters on Sunday, warning that...

WORRY, PROBLEMS AND STRIFE: INVESTORS FEAR MARKETS NOT OUT OF WOODS DESPITE BIG RALLY

After a brutal meltdown, some investors have been wading back into U.S. stocks. But others are wary of another leg down as the coronavirus...

 
 
 

MEXICO'S PRESIDENT SAYS WILL COMPLY WITH PUBLIC VOTE TO HALT BREWERY PROJECT

Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Saturday said his government will comply with a public consultation to halt the construction...

AIRBNB HOSTS TO PROVIDE FREE ROOMS FOR BRITISH HEALTH WORKERS

Airbnb hosts will provide free rooms for workers in Britain's National Health Service to support their work during the coronavirus...

 
 
 

UK BROADBAND PROVIDERS LIFT DATA CAPS DURING CORONAVIRUS CRISIS

Britain's big telecoms providers have agreed to remove all data caps on fixed-line broadband services that have become a lifeline for...

ACKMAN SAYS PERSHING SQUARE NO LONGER HAS HEDGES ON STOCKS

William Ackman's Pershing Square Capital Management no longer has hedges on its stock portfolio, but still has some cash to invest...

 
 
 

NEW U.S. COMPANY TO DELIVER SLIMMED-DOWN VENTILATORS

As U.S. demand for ventilators skyrockets during the coronavirus pandemic, smaller medical device makers are simplifying their designs...

U.S. COMPANY WINS APPROVAL FOR RAPID-RESULTS COVID-19 TESTING

Abbott Laboratories said on Friday it won U.S. marketing approval for a diagnostic test for the coronavirus that can deliver results...

 
 
 

NEW YORK'S CUOMO POSTPONES PRIMARY ELECTION AS CORONAVIRUS CASES KEEP GROWING

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Saturday he was postponing the state's April 28 presidential primary to June 23 as its number...

EXCLUSIVE: AMAZON ENTICES WAREHOUSE EMPLOYEES TO GROCERY UNIT WITH HIGHER PAY

Amazon.com Inc is offering higher pay to recruit its own warehouse employees to pick and pack Whole Foods groceries amid rising demand...

 
 
 

AS VIRUS THREATENS, U.S. EMBRACES BIG GOVERNMENT, FOR NOW

It may, as House Majority Leader and Maryland Democrat Steny Hoyer said on Friday, be out of love that the United States agreed to...

WITH EYE ON ELECTION, TRUMP IN HIGH-STAKES BALANCING ACT OVER CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE

President Donald Trump offered a preview of his re-election campaign playbook last year when he visited the building site of a multi-billion-dollar...

 
 
 

U.S. HOUSE WILL HAVE PANEL OVERSEEING CORONAVIRUS AID LAW EXPENDITURES: PELOSI

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Friday the House will set up a panel to oversee expenditures under the $2.2...

GM REACHES SETTLEMENT OVER LOST VEHICLE VALUE FROM DEFECTIVE IGNITION SWITCHES

General Motors Co has reached a $120 million settlement with owners who claimed that their vehicles lost value because of defective...

 
 
 

GM REACHES $120 MILLION SETTLEMENT OVER LOST VEHICLE VALUE FROM DEFECTIVE IGNITION SWITCHES

General Motors Co has reached a $120 million settlement with drivers who claimed that their vehicles lost value because of defective...

TRUMP INVOKING DEFENSE PRODUCTION ACT TO ACQUIRE MORE VENTILATORS

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said that he is invoking the Defense Production Act to require General Motors Co to build much-needed...

 
 
 



Fauci Projects 'Millions of Cases' in US, 100K Deaths

Fauci Projects 'Millions of Cases' in US, 100K Deaths

The US could have 100,000 to 200,000 deaths before the COVID-19 pandemic is through, Dr. Anthony Fauci said Sunday. Although the projections could change, the infectious... Read more ...

Treasury Secretary says Americans can expect stimulus checks to be direct...

Treasury Secretary says Americans can expect stimulus checks to be direct deposited within 3 weeks

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday that Americans could expect checks from the historic $2 trillion stimulus bill to be direct deposited in their accounts within... Read more ...

Country music star Joe Diffie dies at 61 of coronavirus complications

Country music star Joe Diffie dies at 61 of coronavirus complications

Grammy-winning country music legend Joe Diffie is dead at 61 from complications of coronavirus. Read more ...

Fauci says coronavirus deaths in US could top 100,000

Fauci says coronavirus deaths in US could top 100,000

The U.S. government's foremost infection disease expert says the U.S. could have more than 100,000 deaths and millions of infections from the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Trump says US will not pay for Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's security

Trump says US will not pay for Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's security

The couple recently jetted to California from Canada amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

4 additional coronavirus deaths reported, 698 new cases identified in...

4 additional coronavirus deaths reported, 698 new cases identified in Massachusetts

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has released updated COVID-19 numbers for the state. Read more ...

Gov. DeWine calls on Trump to urge FDA to approve sterilization of masks in Ohio

Gov. DeWine calls on Trump to urge FDA to approve sterilization of masks in Ohio

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine is urging the Food and Drug Administration to fully approve the sterilization of masks in Ohio for healthcare workers and first responders amid the... Read more ...

New York State coronavirus cases hit nearly 60,000, death toll reaches 1,000

New York State coronavirus cases hit nearly 60,000, death toll reaches 1,000

Nearly 60,000 coronavirus cases and 1,000 deaths have now been documented across New York State, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Sunday, as he extended the closure of non-essential... Read more ...

CA State Parks close vehicle access to all 280 sites as visitation surges

CA State Parks close vehicle access to all 280 sites as visitation surges

Officials with California State Parks announced Sunday they would be closing vehicle access to all 280 sites due to a surge of visitations amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Read more ...

Fauci says US could see up to 200,000 coronavirus deaths, millions infected

Fauci says US could see up to 200,000 coronavirus deaths, millions infected

Dr. Anthony Fauci, an infectious disease expert on the White House task force, offered a dire prediction on Sunday - saying that the coronavirus pandemic could infect more than... Read more ...