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Nearly 1 in 4 New Yorkers Needs Food: Live Updates

Nearly 1 in 4 New Yorkers Needs Food: Live Updates

With about two million city residents thought to have inadequate food amid the virus pandemic, the city will soon distribute 1.5 million meals a day. Read full article: Nearly 1 in 4 New Yorkers Needs Food: Li...→

CDC report underscores risk of COVID-19 transmission in groups (LIVE UPDATES)

CDC report underscores risk of COVID-19 transmission in groups (LIVE UPDATES)

As some Illinois religious leaders push to reopen churches amid the coronavirus pandemic, a new Center for Disease Control report, released Tuesday, underscore [...] Read full article: CDC report underscores risk of COVID-19 ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisis Deepens Amid Chaotic Response

Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisis Deepens Amid Chaotic Response

A Nigerian fraud ring is suspected of siphoning millions of dollars in U.S. unemployment payments. Stuck in a New Jersey hotel room, an Indian musician is play [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisi...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Congress Debates New Relief as State Budgets Are Ravaged

Coronavirus Live Updates: Congress Debates New Relief as State Budgets Are Ravaged

A $3 trillion package would include billions for struggling states but has been criticized as a “blue-state bailout” by Republican leaders. A test used on Whit [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Congress Debat...→

Catholic churches outline plan for gradual reopening (LIVE UPDATES)

Catholic churches outline plan for gradual reopening (LIVE UPDATES)

According to the statements released by Chicago’s Cardinal Blase Cupich, Rockford’s Bishop David Malloy and Joliet’s Apostolic Administrator Richard Pates, the [...] Read full article: Catholic churches outline plan for gradu...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Dr. Anthony S. Fauci told senators that if the country did not adequately prepare, “then we run the risk of having a resurgence.” Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Plans for Reopening Stir Frustration in U.K.

Coronavirus Live Updates: Plans for Reopening Stir Frustration in U.K.

New British guidelines are called vague and confusing. In the U.S., fears grow that a second wave could come sooner than expected. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Plans for Reop...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: India to Restart Trains Even as Infections Rise

Coronavirus Live Updates: India to Restart Trains Even as Infections Rise

Passengers will have to wear masks and undergo health screenings. U.K. announces mandatory quarantine for incoming travelers. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: India to Resta...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Health Officials Will Quarantine After Exposure

Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Health Officials Will Quarantine After Exposure

Three members of the coronavirus task force, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, were exposed to people who tested positive. In Geneva, more than 1,500 people waited [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Healt...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Is Trying to Thread Economic Needle

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Is Trying to Thread Economic Needle

A look at two first-grade classes shows a U.S. education divide that the pandemic is bringing into focus. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Is Trying...→

5-Year-Old Dies in N.Y.C. of Rare Illness Linked to Virus: Live Updates

5-Year-Old Dies in N.Y.C. of Rare Illness Linked to Virus: Live Updates

Health officials were investigating other deaths of children as possibly caused by a mysterious inflammatory syndrome. Read full article: 5-Year-Old Dies in N.Y.C. of Rare Illnes...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Unemployment Rate Hits 14.7%

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Unemployment Rate Hits 14.7%

The latest federal data revealed 20.5 million jobs lost in April, and unemployment rivaling the Great Depression.New York City, Los Angeles and Chicago are the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Unemploym...→

More Bad News Expected in Unemployment Numbers: Live Business Updates

More Bad News Expected in Unemployment Numbers: Live Business Updates

The coronavirus pandemic has produced a somber Thursday ritual: the tally of unemployment claims across the United States.... In its report at 8:30 a.m. Easter [...] Read full article: More Bad News Expected in Unemployment N...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States Have Eased Restrictions, but Rules Vary Widely

Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States Have Eased Restrictions, but Rules Vary Widely

Connecticut’s stay-at-home-order lifts today, making it one of the last states to return to business. C.D.C. guidance, rejected by the White House, is released [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States ...→

Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ in coronavirus cases, officials say (LIVE UPDATES)

Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ in coronavirus cases, officials say (LIVE UPDATES)

Read the full report from Carly Behm here.... She joined more than 5,000 UIC students — and tens of thousands more at other Illinois schools — left with no cho [...] Read full article: Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

With more than two-thirds of states significantly relaxing restrictions, an uptick in cases is predicted. Former President Barack Obama will deliver a virtual [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk o...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: World Grapples with Unintended Consequences of Fighting the Virus

Coronavirus Live Updates: World Grapples with Unintended Consequences of Fighting the Virus

The United Nations is warning of new risks to children and a subsequent plague of mental illness. And governments are noting the unintended consequences of loc [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: World Grapples...→

Coronavirus government response live updates: Fauci to warn Senate about states reopening too soon

Coronavirus government response live updates: Fauci to warn Senate about states reopening too soon

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, will warn senators Tuesday of "needless suffering and death" if states reopen too soon. Read full article: Coronavirus government response live upd...→

Stock Markets Show Broad Optimism: Live Business Updates

Stock Markets Show Broad Optimism: Live Business Updates

Global markets jumped in early Monday trading on continuing hopes that the global economy will recover relatively quickly from the coronavirus outbreak.... Lon [...] Read full article: Stock Markets Show Broad Optimism: Live ...→

Stock Markets in Asia Open Strong: Live Business Updates

Stock Markets in Asia Open Strong: Live Business Updates

Asian markets jumped in early Monday trading on continuing hopes that the global economy will recover relatively quickly from the coronavirus outbreak.... Hong [...] Read full article: Stock Markets in Asia Open Strong: Live ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Support Among Seniors Slips as Pandemic Becomes More Political

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Support Among Seniors Slips as Pandemic Becomes More Political

At least 25,600 people have died from the coronavirus at nursing homes in the U.S., according to a Times database. Three children have died of a mysterious syn [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Suppor...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Argentina Hurtles Toward Default

Coronavirus Live Updates: Argentina Hurtles Toward Default

Even before the pandemic, Argentina was on track to default on $66 billion in debt. Roy Horn, of the Las Vegas illusionists Siegfried & Roy, died from the coro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Argentina Hurt...→

Coronavirus live updates: Parts of Bay Area lifting some shelter-in-place restrictions today

Coronavirus live updates: Parts of Bay Area lifting some shelter-in-place restrictions today

Some shelter-in-place restrictions are being lifted today, but only a few Bay Area counties will go along. Napa, Sonoma, Santa Cruz and Solano counties will fo [...] Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: Parts of Bay A...→

U.S. Jobs Report Shows Clearest Data Yet on Economic Toll: Live Updates

U.S. Jobs Report Shows Clearest Data Yet on Economic Toll: Live Updates

The S&P 500 rose about 1 percent in early trading, following a rally in global markets.... +1 million Read full article: U.S. Jobs Report Shows Clearest Data Yet...→

Fed Minutes Show Concern About Long-Term Economic Damage: Live Updates

Fed Minutes Show Concern About Long-Term Economic Damage: Live Updates

The S&P 500 rose nearly 2 percent as a jump in oil prices lifted shares of energy companies.... Federal Reserve officials worried that coronavirus-related lock [...] Read full article: Fed Minutes Show Concern About Long-Term...→

Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News: Live Updates

Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News: Live Updates

Japanese stocks led the gainers at midday, though China-related markets were lower.... Asian markets were mixed on Wednesday amid ebbing optimism over global p [...] Read full article: Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News:...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S.-China Tensions Threaten to Dominate W.H.O. Meeting

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S.-China Tensions Threaten to Dominate W.H.O. Meeting

As states ease restrictions, public health experts warned of a resurgence of the virus if the authorities move too fast. The Fed chief said the economy would n [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S.-China Ten...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Need for Leadership

Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Need for Leadership

Researchers look at how pollution in low-income areas might be affecting the pandemic’s impact. Economic experts urge U.S. lawmakers to take on a bigger financ [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Ne...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Italy Prepares to Ease Limits on Travel

Coronavirus Live Updates: Italy Prepares to Ease Limits on Travel

A Chinese health official suggested that some labs had destroyed coronavirus samples. Greek beaches open. And the moving of begging children to their villages [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Italy Prepares...→

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

President Donald Trump is attacking Rick Bright, the ousted vaccine development chief who claims he was retaliated against who testifying before House lawmaker [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response live upd...→

***Live Updates*** CA-25, WI-07, Nebraska Election Results

***Live Updates*** CA-25, WI-07, Nebraska Election Results

In Wisconsin, Republicans, in a special election, are favored to keep the seat vacated by former Rep. Sean Duffy. In California, Republican Mike Garcia will lo [...] Read full article: ***Live Updates*** CA-25, WI-07, Nebrask...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Scrambles to Stem Its Own Outbreak

Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Scrambles to Stem Its Own Outbreak

The infections stirred concerns about how to keep workplaces safe as the economy reopens. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said that unemployment would get wo [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Sc...→

Low-rated nursing homes in Cook County fare worst in COVID-19 deaths (LIVE UPDATES)

Low-rated nursing homes in Cook County fare worst in COVID-19 deaths (LIVE UPDATES)

Here’s what is happening about the continuing spread of coronavirus and its ripple effects in Chicago and Illinois. Read full article: Low-rated nursing homes in Cook County f...→

Mexico’s Government Is Hiding Huge Coronavirus Toll: Live Updates

Mexico’s Government Is Hiding Huge Coronavirus Toll: Live Updates

India has started a major operation to repatriate its people. In Kenya, people held in quarantine for weeks were told to pay to be released. Celebrations on th [...] Read full article: Mexico’s Government Is Hiding Huge Coron...→

NYPD to limit entry at Williamsburg’s Domino Park, Hudson River Park

NYPD to limit entry at Williamsburg’s Domino Park, Hudson River Park

The NYPD will begin limiting entry at two city parks this weekend that were “more crowded than they should have been” as part of new social distancing efforts [...] Read full article: NYPD to limit entry at Williamsburg’s Do...→

New York City Expected To Limit Capacity At Some Parks To Encourage Social Distancing

New York City Expected To Limit Capacity At Some Parks To Encourage Social Distancing

As the weather gets warmer, more and more people have been heading outside, making it difficult to social distance. Read full article: New York City Expected To Limit Capacity...→

Nearly 1 in 4 New Yorkers Needs Food: Live Updates

Nearly 1 in 4 New Yorkers Needs Food: Live Updates

With about two million city residents thought to have inadequate food amid the virus pandemic, the city will soon distribute 1.5 million meals a day. Read full article: Nearly 1 in 4 New Yorkers Needs Food: Li...→

Fed Minutes Show Concern About Long-Term Economic Damage: Live Updates

Fed Minutes Show Concern About Long-Term Economic Damage: Live Updates

The S&P 500 rose nearly 2 percent as a jump in oil prices lifted shares of energy companies.... Federal Reserve officials worried that coronavirus-related lock [...] Read full article: Fed Minutes Show Concern About Long-Term...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States Have Eased Restrictions, but Rules Vary Widely

Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States Have Eased Restrictions, but Rules Vary Widely

Connecticut’s stay-at-home-order lifts today, making it one of the last states to return to business. C.D.C. guidance, rejected by the White House, is released [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S.-China Tensions Threaten to Dominate W.H.O. Meeting

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S.-China Tensions Threaten to Dominate W.H.O. Meeting

As states ease restrictions, public health experts warned of a resurgence of the virus if the authorities move too fast. The Fed chief said the economy would n [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S.-China Ten...→

Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ in coronavirus cases, officials say (LIVE UPDATES)

Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ in coronavirus cases, officials say (LIVE UPDATES)

Read the full report from Carly Behm here.... She joined more than 5,000 UIC students — and tens of thousands more at other Illinois schools — left with no cho [...] Read full article: Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisis Deepens Amid Chaotic Response

Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisis Deepens Amid Chaotic Response

A Nigerian fraud ring is suspected of siphoning millions of dollars in U.S. unemployment payments. Stuck in a New Jersey hotel room, an Indian musician is play [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisi...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Italy Prepares to Ease Limits on Travel

Coronavirus Live Updates: Italy Prepares to Ease Limits on Travel

A Chinese health official suggested that some labs had destroyed coronavirus samples. Greek beaches open. And the moving of begging children to their villages [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Italy Prepares...→

Catholic churches outline plan for gradual reopening (LIVE UPDATES)

Catholic churches outline plan for gradual reopening (LIVE UPDATES)

According to the statements released by Chicago’s Cardinal Blase Cupich, Rockford’s Bishop David Malloy and Joliet’s Apostolic Administrator Richard Pates, the [...] Read full article: Catholic churches outline plan for gradu...→

***Live Updates*** CA-25, WI-07, Nebraska Election Results

***Live Updates*** CA-25, WI-07, Nebraska Election Results

In Wisconsin, Republicans, in a special election, are favored to keep the seat vacated by former Rep. Sean Duffy. In California, Republican Mike Garcia will lo [...] Read full article: ***Live Updates*** CA-25, WI-07, Nebrask...→

Coronavirus government response live updates: Fauci to warn Senate about states reopening too soon

Coronavirus government response live updates: Fauci to warn Senate about states reopening too soon

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, will warn senators Tuesday of "needless suffering and death" if states reopen too soon. Read full article: Coronavirus government response live upd...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Plans for Reopening Stir Frustration in U.K.

Coronavirus Live Updates: Plans for Reopening Stir Frustration in U.K.

New British guidelines are called vague and confusing. In the U.S., fears grow that a second wave could come sooner than expected. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Plans for Reop...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Scrambles to Stem Its Own Outbreak

Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Scrambles to Stem Its Own Outbreak

The infections stirred concerns about how to keep workplaces safe as the economy reopens. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said that unemployment would get wo [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Sc...→

Stock Markets in Asia Open Strong: Live Business Updates

Stock Markets in Asia Open Strong: Live Business Updates

Asian markets jumped in early Monday trading on continuing hopes that the global economy will recover relatively quickly from the coronavirus outbreak.... Hong [...] Read full article: Stock Markets in Asia Open Strong: Live ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Health Officials Will Quarantine After Exposure

Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Health Officials Will Quarantine After Exposure

Three members of the coronavirus task force, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, were exposed to people who tested positive. In Geneva, more than 1,500 people waited [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Healt...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Argentina Hurtles Toward Default

Coronavirus Live Updates: Argentina Hurtles Toward Default

Even before the pandemic, Argentina was on track to default on $66 billion in debt. Roy Horn, of the Las Vegas illusionists Siegfried & Roy, died from the coro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Argentina Hurt...→

5-Year-Old Dies in N.Y.C. of Rare Illness Linked to Virus: Live Updates

5-Year-Old Dies in N.Y.C. of Rare Illness Linked to Virus: Live Updates

Health officials were investigating other deaths of children as possibly caused by a mysterious inflammatory syndrome. Read full article: 5-Year-Old Dies in N.Y.C. of Rare Illnes...→

NYPD to limit entry at Williamsburg’s Domino Park, Hudson River Park

NYPD to limit entry at Williamsburg’s Domino Park, Hudson River Park

The NYPD will begin limiting entry at two city parks this weekend that were “more crowded than they should have been” as part of new social distancing efforts [...] Read full article: NYPD to limit entry at Williamsburg’s Do...→

U.S. Jobs Report Shows Clearest Data Yet on Economic Toll: Live Updates

U.S. Jobs Report Shows Clearest Data Yet on Economic Toll: Live Updates

The S&P 500 rose about 1 percent in early trading, following a rally in global markets.... +1 million Read full article: U.S. Jobs Report Shows Clearest Data Yet...→

More Bad News Expected in Unemployment Numbers: Live Business Updates

More Bad News Expected in Unemployment Numbers: Live Business Updates

The coronavirus pandemic has produced a somber Thursday ritual: the tally of unemployment claims across the United States.... In its report at 8:30 a.m. Easter [...] Read full article: More Bad News Expected in Unemployment N...→

CDC report underscores risk of COVID-19 transmission in groups (LIVE UPDATES)

CDC report underscores risk of COVID-19 transmission in groups (LIVE UPDATES)

As some Illinois religious leaders push to reopen churches amid the coronavirus pandemic, a new Center for Disease Control report, released Tuesday, underscore [...] Read full article: CDC report underscores risk of COVID-19 ...→

Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News: Live Updates

Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News: Live Updates

Japanese stocks led the gainers at midday, though China-related markets were lower.... Asian markets were mixed on Wednesday amid ebbing optimism over global p [...] Read full article: Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News:...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Need for Leadership

Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Need for Leadership

Researchers look at how pollution in low-income areas might be affecting the pandemic’s impact. Economic experts urge U.S. lawmakers to take on a bigger financ [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Ne...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

With more than two-thirds of states significantly relaxing restrictions, an uptick in cases is predicted. Former President Barack Obama will deliver a virtual [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk o...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Congress Debates New Relief as State Budgets Are Ravaged

Coronavirus Live Updates: Congress Debates New Relief as State Budgets Are Ravaged

A $3 trillion package would include billions for struggling states but has been criticized as a “blue-state bailout” by Republican leaders. A test used on Whit [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Congress Debat...→

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

President Donald Trump is attacking Rick Bright, the ousted vaccine development chief who claims he was retaliated against who testifying before House lawmaker [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response live upd...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: World Grapples with Unintended Consequences of Fighting the Virus

Coronavirus Live Updates: World Grapples with Unintended Consequences of Fighting the Virus

The United Nations is warning of new risks to children and a subsequent plague of mental illness. And governments are noting the unintended consequences of loc [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: World Grapples...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Dr. Anthony S. Fauci told senators that if the country did not adequately prepare, “then we run the risk of having a resurgence.” Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts...→

Stock Markets Show Broad Optimism: Live Business Updates

Stock Markets Show Broad Optimism: Live Business Updates

Global markets jumped in early Monday trading on continuing hopes that the global economy will recover relatively quickly from the coronavirus outbreak.... Lon [...] Read full article: Stock Markets Show Broad Optimism: Live ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: India to Restart Trains Even as Infections Rise

Coronavirus Live Updates: India to Restart Trains Even as Infections Rise

Passengers will have to wear masks and undergo health screenings. U.K. announces mandatory quarantine for incoming travelers. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: India to Resta...→

Low-rated nursing homes in Cook County fare worst in COVID-19 deaths (LIVE UPDATES)

Low-rated nursing homes in Cook County fare worst in COVID-19 deaths (LIVE UPDATES)

Here’s what is happening about the continuing spread of coronavirus and its ripple effects in Chicago and Illinois. Read full article: Low-rated nursing homes in Cook County f...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Support Among Seniors Slips as Pandemic Becomes More Political

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Support Among Seniors Slips as Pandemic Becomes More Political

At least 25,600 people have died from the coronavirus at nursing homes in the U.S., according to a Times database. Three children have died of a mysterious syn [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Suppor...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Is Trying to Thread Economic Needle

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Is Trying to Thread Economic Needle

A look at two first-grade classes shows a U.S. education divide that the pandemic is bringing into focus. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Is Trying...→

Mexico’s Government Is Hiding Huge Coronavirus Toll: Live Updates

Mexico’s Government Is Hiding Huge Coronavirus Toll: Live Updates

India has started a major operation to repatriate its people. In Kenya, people held in quarantine for weeks were told to pay to be released. Celebrations on th [...] Read full article: Mexico’s Government Is Hiding Huge Coron...→

Coronavirus live updates: Parts of Bay Area lifting some shelter-in-place restrictions today

Coronavirus live updates: Parts of Bay Area lifting some shelter-in-place restrictions today

Some shelter-in-place restrictions are being lifted today, but only a few Bay Area counties will go along. Napa, Sonoma, Santa Cruz and Solano counties will fo [...] Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: Parts of Bay A...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Unemployment Rate Hits 14.7%

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Unemployment Rate Hits 14.7%

The latest federal data revealed 20.5 million jobs lost in April, and unemployment rivaling the Great Depression.New York City, Los Angeles and Chicago are the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Unemploym...→

New York City Expected To Limit Capacity At Some Parks To Encourage Social Distancing

New York City Expected To Limit Capacity At Some Parks To Encourage Social Distancing

As the weather gets warmer, more and more people have been heading outside, making it difficult to social distance. Read full article: New York City Expected To Limit Capacity...→

Nearly 1 in 4 New Yorkers Needs Food: Live Updates

Nearly 1 in 4 New Yorkers Needs Food: Live Updates

With about two million city residents thought to have inadequate food amid the virus pandemic, the city will soon distribute 1.5 million meals a day. Read full article: Nearly 1 in 4 New Yorkers Needs Food: Li...→

More Bad News Expected in Unemployment Numbers: Live Business Updates

More Bad News Expected in Unemployment Numbers: Live Business Updates

The coronavirus pandemic has produced a somber Thursday ritual: the tally of unemployment claims across the United States.... In its report at 8:30 a.m. Easter [...] Read full article: More Bad News Expected in Unemployment N...→

Fed Minutes Show Concern About Long-Term Economic Damage: Live Updates

Fed Minutes Show Concern About Long-Term Economic Damage: Live Updates

The S&P 500 rose nearly 2 percent as a jump in oil prices lifted shares of energy companies.... Federal Reserve officials worried that coronavirus-related lock [...] Read full article: Fed Minutes Show Concern About Long-Term...→

CDC report underscores risk of COVID-19 transmission in groups (LIVE UPDATES)

CDC report underscores risk of COVID-19 transmission in groups (LIVE UPDATES)

As some Illinois religious leaders push to reopen churches amid the coronavirus pandemic, a new Center for Disease Control report, released Tuesday, underscore [...] Read full article: CDC report underscores risk of COVID-19 ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States Have Eased Restrictions, but Rules Vary Widely

Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States Have Eased Restrictions, but Rules Vary Widely

Connecticut’s stay-at-home-order lifts today, making it one of the last states to return to business. C.D.C. guidance, rejected by the White House, is released [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: All 50 States ...→

Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News: Live Updates

Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News: Live Updates

Japanese stocks led the gainers at midday, though China-related markets were lower.... Asian markets were mixed on Wednesday amid ebbing optimism over global p [...] Read full article: Asian Markets Mixed on Coronavirus News:...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S.-China Tensions Threaten to Dominate W.H.O. Meeting

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S.-China Tensions Threaten to Dominate W.H.O. Meeting

As states ease restrictions, public health experts warned of a resurgence of the virus if the authorities move too fast. The Fed chief said the economy would n [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S.-China Ten...→

Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ in coronavirus cases, officials say (LIVE UPDATES)

Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ in coronavirus cases, officials say (LIVE UPDATES)

Read the full report from Carly Behm here.... She joined more than 5,000 UIC students — and tens of thousands more at other Illinois schools — left with no cho [...] Read full article: Cook County Jail sees ‘steady decrease’ ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Need for Leadership

Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Need for Leadership

Researchers look at how pollution in low-income areas might be affecting the pandemic’s impact. Economic experts urge U.S. lawmakers to take on a bigger financ [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Ne...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisis Deepens Amid Chaotic Response

Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisis Deepens Amid Chaotic Response

A Nigerian fraud ring is suspected of siphoning millions of dollars in U.S. unemployment payments. Stuck in a New Jersey hotel room, an Indian musician is play [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Brazil’s Crisi...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

With more than two-thirds of states significantly relaxing restrictions, an uptick in cases is predicted. Former President Barack Obama will deliver a virtual [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk o...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Italy Prepares to Ease Limits on Travel

Coronavirus Live Updates: Italy Prepares to Ease Limits on Travel

A Chinese health official suggested that some labs had destroyed coronavirus samples. Greek beaches open. And the moving of begging children to their villages [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Italy Prepares...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Congress Debates New Relief as State Budgets Are Ravaged

Coronavirus Live Updates: Congress Debates New Relief as State Budgets Are Ravaged

A $3 trillion package would include billions for struggling states but has been criticized as a “blue-state bailout” by Republican leaders. A test used on Whit [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Congress Debat...→

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

Coronavirus government response live updates: Trump attacks whistleblower testifying virus warnings ignored

President Donald Trump is attacking Rick Bright, the ousted vaccine development chief who claims he was retaliated against who testifying before House lawmaker [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response live upd...→

Catholic churches outline plan for gradual reopening (LIVE UPDATES)

Catholic churches outline plan for gradual reopening (LIVE UPDATES)

According to the statements released by Chicago’s Cardinal Blase Cupich, Rockford’s Bishop David Malloy and Joliet’s Apostolic Administrator Richard Pates, the [...] Read full article: Catholic churches outline plan for gradu...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: World Grapples with Unintended Consequences of Fighting the Virus

Coronavirus Live Updates: World Grapples with Unintended Consequences of Fighting the Virus

The United Nations is warning of new risks to children and a subsequent plague of mental illness. And governments are noting the unintended consequences of loc [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: World Grapples...→

***Live Updates*** CA-25, WI-07, Nebraska Election Results

***Live Updates*** CA-25, WI-07, Nebraska Election Results

In Wisconsin, Republicans, in a special election, are favored to keep the seat vacated by former Rep. Sean Duffy. In California, Republican Mike Garcia will lo [...] Read full article: ***Live Updates*** CA-25, WI-07, Nebrask...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Dr. Anthony S. Fauci told senators that if the country did not adequately prepare, “then we run the risk of having a resurgence.” Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts...→

Coronavirus government response live updates: Fauci to warn Senate about states reopening too soon

Coronavirus government response live updates: Fauci to warn Senate about states reopening too soon

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, will warn senators Tuesday of "needless suffering and death" if states reopen too soon. Read full article: Coronavirus government response live upd...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Plans for Reopening Stir Frustration in U.K.

Coronavirus Live Updates: Plans for Reopening Stir Frustration in U.K.

New British guidelines are called vague and confusing. In the U.S., fears grow that a second wave could come sooner than expected. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Plans for Reop...→

Stock Markets Show Broad Optimism: Live Business Updates

Stock Markets Show Broad Optimism: Live Business Updates

Global markets jumped in early Monday trading on continuing hopes that the global economy will recover relatively quickly from the coronavirus outbreak.... Lon [...] Read full article: Stock Markets Show Broad Optimism: Live ...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Scrambles to Stem Its Own Outbreak

Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Scrambles to Stem Its Own Outbreak

The infections stirred concerns about how to keep workplaces safe as the economy reopens. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said that unemployment would get wo [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: White House Sc...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: India to Restart Trains Even as Infections Rise

Coronavirus Live Updates: India to Restart Trains Even as Infections Rise

Passengers will have to wear masks and undergo health screenings. U.K. announces mandatory quarantine for incoming travelers. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: India to Resta...→

Stock Markets in Asia Open Strong: Live Business Updates

Stock Markets in Asia Open Strong: Live Business Updates

Asian markets jumped in early Monday trading on continuing hopes that the global economy will recover relatively quickly from the coronavirus outbreak.... Hong [...] Read full article: Stock Markets in Asia Open Strong: Live ...→

Low-rated nursing homes in Cook County fare worst in COVID-19 deaths (LIVE UPDATES)

Low-rated nursing homes in Cook County fare worst in COVID-19 deaths (LIVE UPDATES)

Here’s what is happening about the continuing spread of coronavirus and its ripple effects in Chicago and Illinois. Read full article: Low-rated nursing homes in Cook County f...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Health Officials Will Quarantine After Exposure

Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Health Officials Will Quarantine After Exposure

Three members of the coronavirus task force, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, were exposed to people who tested positive. In Geneva, more than 1,500 people waited [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Healt...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Support Among Seniors Slips as Pandemic Becomes More Political

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Support Among Seniors Slips as Pandemic Becomes More Political

At least 25,600 people have died from the coronavirus at nursing homes in the U.S., according to a Times database. Three children have died of a mysterious syn [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Suppor...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Is Trying to Thread Economic Needle

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Is Trying to Thread Economic Needle

A look at two first-grade classes shows a U.S. education divide that the pandemic is bringing into focus. Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Is Trying...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Argentina Hurtles Toward Default

Coronavirus Live Updates: Argentina Hurtles Toward Default

Even before the pandemic, Argentina was on track to default on $66 billion in debt. Roy Horn, of the Las Vegas illusionists Siegfried & Roy, died from the coro [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Argentina Hurt...→

Mexico’s Government Is Hiding Huge Coronavirus Toll: Live Updates

Mexico’s Government Is Hiding Huge Coronavirus Toll: Live Updates

India has started a major operation to repatriate its people. In Kenya, people held in quarantine for weeks were told to pay to be released. Celebrations on th [...] Read full article: Mexico’s Government Is Hiding Huge Coron...→

5-Year-Old Dies in N.Y.C. of Rare Illness Linked to Virus: Live Updates

5-Year-Old Dies in N.Y.C. of Rare Illness Linked to Virus: Live Updates

Health officials were investigating other deaths of children as possibly caused by a mysterious inflammatory syndrome. Read full article: 5-Year-Old Dies in N.Y.C. of Rare Illnes...→

Coronavirus live updates: Parts of Bay Area lifting some shelter-in-place restrictions today

Coronavirus live updates: Parts of Bay Area lifting some shelter-in-place restrictions today

Some shelter-in-place restrictions are being lifted today, but only a few Bay Area counties will go along. Napa, Sonoma, Santa Cruz and Solano counties will fo [...] Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: Parts of Bay A...→

NYPD to limit entry at Williamsburg’s Domino Park, Hudson River Park

NYPD to limit entry at Williamsburg’s Domino Park, Hudson River Park

The NYPD will begin limiting entry at two city parks this weekend that were “more crowded than they should have been” as part of new social distancing efforts [...] Read full article: NYPD to limit entry at Williamsburg’s Do...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Unemployment Rate Hits 14.7%

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Unemployment Rate Hits 14.7%

The latest federal data revealed 20.5 million jobs lost in April, and unemployment rivaling the Great Depression.New York City, Los Angeles and Chicago are the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Unemploym...→

U.S. Jobs Report Shows Clearest Data Yet on Economic Toll: Live Updates

U.S. Jobs Report Shows Clearest Data Yet on Economic Toll: Live Updates

The S&P 500 rose about 1 percent in early trading, following a rally in global markets.... +1 million Read full article: U.S. Jobs Report Shows Clearest Data Yet...→

New York City Expected To Limit Capacity At Some Parks To Encourage Social Distancing

New York City Expected To Limit Capacity At Some Parks To Encourage Social Distancing

As the weather gets warmer, more and more people have been heading outside, making it difficult to social distance. Read full article: New York City Expected To Limit Capacity...→