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US retail sales plunge 16.4% in April amid virus closures - Breitbart

US retail sales plunge 16.4% in April amid virus closures - Breitbart

Washington (AFP) - US retail sales plunged by 16.4 percent in April as the coronavirus pandemic forced businesses shut across the world's largest economy, Read full article: US retail sales plunge 16.4% in April am...→

US retail sales plunge 16.4% in April amid virus closures - Breitbart

US retail sales plunge 16.4% in April amid virus closures - Breitbart

Washington (AFP) - US retail sales plunged by 16.4 percent in April as the coronavirus pandemic forced businesses shut across the world's largest economy, Read full article: US retail sales plunge 16.4% in April am...→

Virus Impact on One Landlord: 80% of Its Retail Tenants Missed Rent

Virus Impact on One Landlord: 80% of Its Retail Tenants Missed Rent

Commercial owners are reporting steep drops in rental payments, which could imperil their own finances and the property tax collections that pay for city servi [...] Read full article: Virus Impact on One Landlord: 80% of Its...→

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target Corp’s quarterly online sales surged 141 percent due to panic buying in the coronavirus crisis, the retailer said on Wednesday, driving results past Wal [...] Read full article: Target’s online sales surge 141 percent ...→

Three-alarm fire rips through Harlem retail strip already wracked by COVID-19 closures - amNewYork

The Harlem shopping strip took yet another economic hit as a 3-alarm fire roared through a massive clothing store Sunday night, fire officials said. The Read full article: Three-alarm fire rips through Harlem ret...→

Historically black colleges work to help students amid virus

Ja’nayla Johnson worked hard in high school with the dream of being the first in her family to graduate from college, but she started to doubt herself as sever [...] Read full article: Historically black colleges work to help...→

March, April Job Losses Revised Higher Amid Pandemic

March, April Job Losses Revised Higher Amid Pandemic

The U.S. economy lost a record 20.537 million jobs in April and not 20.5 million as reported last Friday, according to revised data published by the Labor Depa [...] Read full article: March, April Job Losses Revised Higher A...→

India's financial center strains from virus amid rescue plan

India's financial center strains from virus amid rescue plan

As Indians await details of a huge coronavirus relief package Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced to jump-start the economy, the virus outbreak in the f [...] Read full article: India's financial center strains from vi...→

China factory prices plunge as virus hammers demand - Breitbart

China factory prices plunge as virus hammers demand - Breitbart

Beijing (AFP) - China's factory-gate prices fell to a four-year low, official data showed Tuesday, with firms suffering from the economic devastation Read full article: China factory prices plunge as virus ham...→

Global stocks mixed amid hopes for recovery from virus slump

Global stocks were mixed Monday as investors looked past dismal American jobs and other data toward hopes for a global recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Global stocks mixed amid hopes for recov...→

Czech-Russian relations plunge amid differences over history

Czech-Russian relations plunge amid differences over history

Relations between the Czech Republic and Russia have taken a turn for the worse in a series of disputes over the interpretation of historical events Read full article: Czech-Russian relations plunge amid diff...→

China auto sales likely rose in April, ending nearly two years of decline

A gain in April would be the first rise in auto sales in China after 21 straight months of decline and a sign that the country is recovering from the coronavir [...] Read full article: China auto sales likely rose in April, e...→

US existing home sales plunge 17.8% in April

Sales of existing homes plunged 17.8% in April with the real estate market still in the grips of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: US existing home sales plunge 17.8% in A...→

April European car sales see worst drop since records began

April European car sales see worst drop since records began

European car sales bottomed out in April as the automotive industry faces the worst crisis in decades Read full article: April European car sales see worst drop ...→

Small free libraries offering solace amid virus shutdowns | WTOP

Across the United States, volunteers are reporting a jump in little free libraries as readers look to pass the time during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Small free libraries offering solace ami...→

US retail sales likely tumbled in April as virus took hold

US retail sales likely tumbled in April as virus took hold

U.S. retail sales likely plummeted last month as the coronavirus paralyzed the economy, kept away millions of shoppers and threatened the future of stores acro [...] Read full article: US retail sales likely tumbled in April ...→

California Booze Regulators Seek Swift Sanctions Amid Virus

California Booze Regulators Seek Swift Sanctions Amid Virus

California’s bar and restaurant regulators are seeking emergency powers to immediately crack down on businesses that refuse to follow state rules intended to s [...] Read full article: California Booze Regulators Seek Swift S...→

Brazil cities lurch to lockdowns amid virus crisis red flags

Faced with overwhelmed hospitals and surging coronavirus deaths, Brazilian state and city governments are lurching forward with mandatory lockdowns against the [...] Read full article: Brazil cities lurch to lockdowns amid vi...→

China auto sales fall in April but loss narrows

China’s auto sales declined again in April but losses narrowed in a sign the industry's biggest global market is recovering from the coronavirus pandemic as Be [...] Read full article: China auto sales fall in April but loss ...→

Trump faces virus at White House amid push to ‘reopen’ US

Trump faces virus at White House amid push to ‘reopen’ US

WASHINGTON (AP) — As he encourages the country to “reopen,” President Donald Trump is confronting cases of the coronavirus in the White House itself, spotlight [...] Read full article: Trump faces virus at White House amid pu...→

Mother’s Day Flower Sales Remain Brisk at Chicago Florists Amid Pandemic

Mother’s Day Flower Sales Remain Brisk at Chicago Florists Amid Pandemic

Although Mother’s Day will look a little different this year because of the coronavirus pandemic, local flower shops are still seeing plenty of brisk business [...] Read full article: Mother’s Day Flower Sales Remain Brisk a...→

Abbott to Newsmax TV: Jailing Biz Owners Who Defy Virus Closures 'Not The Right Action'

Abbott to Newsmax TV: Jailing Biz Owners Who Defy Virus Closures 'Not The Right Action'

Texas GOP Gov. Greg Abbott on Friday defended his no-jail amendment for violators of coronavirus mitigation in the wake of the controversial jailing of a hair [...] Read full article: Abbott to Newsmax TV: Jailing Biz Owners...→

Firearms Sales Surged Again in April

Firearms Sales Surged Again in April

There are at least 1,797,910 more guns in civilian hands today than there were in March, as gun sales continue to surge across the US.Uncertainty about the fut [...] Read full article: Firearms Sales Surged Again in April...→

Online art marketplaces enjoy renaissance amid gallery closures

Online art marketplaces enjoy renaissance amid gallery closures

Demand for buying artworks online has more than doubled amid the coronavirus crisis, with one online art marketplace recording its best month for sales in its [...] Read full article: Online art marketplaces enjoy renaissanc...→

Gig Economy Reshaping Fuel Demand Amid Virus Lockdowns

Gig Economy Reshaping Fuel Demand Amid Virus Lockdowns

Gig-economy deliveries for groceries, alcohol and other goods look to be driving a nascent recovery in U.S. gasoline demand after the lowest plunge in almost 3 [...] Read full article: Gig Economy Reshaping Fuel Demand Amid V...→

TV cliffhanger: Fall season in jeopardy amid virus shutdown

TV cliffhanger: Fall season in jeopardy amid virus shutdown

May is normally a time of boundless optimism in the television industry, with flashy presentations to advertisers showing off their new shows debuting in the f [...] Read full article: TV cliffhanger: Fall season in jeopardy ...→

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California’s prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...] Read full article: Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid b...→

China may test all of Wuhan amid fears of virus comeback

China may test all of Wuhan amid fears of virus comeback

Authorities in Wuhan, the Chinese city where the coronavirus pandemic began, reportedly are planning to test all 11 million residents in the next 10 days Read full article: China may test all of Wuhan amid fears o...→

Home sales and new listings plunge across Colorado in April – but prices don’t

Home sales and new listings plunge across Colorado in April – but prices don’t

Stay-at-home orders dealt a heavy blow to home sales across the state in April, but they didn’t knock the market off its feet. Read full article: Home sales and new listings plunge acros...→

COVID-19 Caused a Steep Drop in April Home Sales, So What’s Next?

COVID-19 Caused a Steep Drop in April Home Sales, So What’s Next?

Home sales dropped by 17% in April 2020, compared to April 2019. New listings fell by 26% and active listings decreased by 13%, according to the Real Estate Ce [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Caused a Steep Drop in April Ho...→

China April sales mark first monthly rise in nearly 2 years

Vehicle sales reached 2.07 million, up 4.4 percent from a year earlier, even as sales of new energy vehicles fell for a tenth straight month to 72,000, accordi [...] Read full article: China April sales mark first monthly ris...→

The Latest: Pakistan lifts lockdown amid jump in virus cases

- Pakistan begins lifting weeks-long lockdown despite another big jump in virus cases... ISLAMABAD - Pakistan has begun lifting the weeks-long lockdown that wa [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pakistan lifts lockdown amid...→

Over 74,000 People File Unemployment Claims In Illinois For Week Of April 27, Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Over 74,000 People File Unemployment Claims In Illinois For Week Of April 27, Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The U.S. Department of Labor estimates 74,476 new unemployment claims were filed during the week of April 27 in Illinois. Read full article: Over 74,000 People File Unemployment Cla...→

Beyond Meat Retail Sales Soared During Virus Panic Shopping Spree

Beyond Meat Retail Sales Soared During Virus Panic Shopping Spree

Shares of the alternative meat startup soared after Beyond Meat beat expectations for first quarter sales. | Economy Read full article: Beyond Meat Retail Sales Soared During V...→

Virus Impact on One Landlord: 80% of Its Retail Tenants Missed Rent

Virus Impact on One Landlord: 80% of Its Retail Tenants Missed Rent

Commercial owners are reporting steep drops in rental payments, which could imperil their own finances and the property tax collections that pay for city servi [...] Read full article: Virus Impact on One Landlord: 80% of Its...→

Gig Economy Reshaping Fuel Demand Amid Virus Lockdowns

Gig Economy Reshaping Fuel Demand Amid Virus Lockdowns

Gig-economy deliveries for groceries, alcohol and other goods look to be driving a nascent recovery in U.S. gasoline demand after the lowest plunge in almost 3 [...] Read full article: Gig Economy Reshaping Fuel Demand Amid V...→

April European car sales see worst drop since records began

April European car sales see worst drop since records began

European car sales bottomed out in April as the automotive industry faces the worst crisis in decades Read full article: April European car sales see worst drop ...→

Three-alarm fire rips through Harlem retail strip already wracked by COVID-19 closures - amNewYork

The Harlem shopping strip took yet another economic hit as a 3-alarm fire roared through a massive clothing store Sunday night, fire officials said. The Read full article: Three-alarm fire rips through Harlem ret...→

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California’s prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...] Read full article: Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid b...→

US retail sales likely tumbled in April as virus took hold

US retail sales likely tumbled in April as virus took hold

U.S. retail sales likely plummeted last month as the coronavirus paralyzed the economy, kept away millions of shoppers and threatened the future of stores acro [...] Read full article: US retail sales likely tumbled in April ...→

March, April Job Losses Revised Higher Amid Pandemic

March, April Job Losses Revised Higher Amid Pandemic

The U.S. economy lost a record 20.537 million jobs in April and not 20.5 million as reported last Friday, according to revised data published by the Labor Depa [...] Read full article: March, April Job Losses Revised Higher A...→

Home sales and new listings plunge across Colorado in April – but prices don’t

Home sales and new listings plunge across Colorado in April – but prices don’t

Stay-at-home orders dealt a heavy blow to home sales across the state in April, but they didn’t knock the market off its feet. Read full article: Home sales and new listings plunge acros...→

Brazil cities lurch to lockdowns amid virus crisis red flags

Faced with overwhelmed hospitals and surging coronavirus deaths, Brazilian state and city governments are lurching forward with mandatory lockdowns against the [...] Read full article: Brazil cities lurch to lockdowns amid vi...→

China factory prices plunge as virus hammers demand - Breitbart

China factory prices plunge as virus hammers demand - Breitbart

Beijing (AFP) - China's factory-gate prices fell to a four-year low, official data showed Tuesday, with firms suffering from the economic devastation Read full article: China factory prices plunge as virus ham...→

COVID-19 Caused a Steep Drop in April Home Sales, So What’s Next?

COVID-19 Caused a Steep Drop in April Home Sales, So What’s Next?

Home sales dropped by 17% in April 2020, compared to April 2019. New listings fell by 26% and active listings decreased by 13%, according to the Real Estate Ce [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Caused a Steep Drop in April Ho...→

Trump faces virus at White House amid push to ‘reopen’ US

Trump faces virus at White House amid push to ‘reopen’ US

WASHINGTON (AP) — As he encourages the country to “reopen,” President Donald Trump is confronting cases of the coronavirus in the White House itself, spotlight [...] Read full article: Trump faces virus at White House amid pu...→

Global stocks mixed amid hopes for recovery from virus slump

Global stocks were mixed Monday as investors looked past dismal American jobs and other data toward hopes for a global recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Global stocks mixed amid hopes for recov...→

The Latest: Pakistan lifts lockdown amid jump in virus cases

- Pakistan begins lifting weeks-long lockdown despite another big jump in virus cases... ISLAMABAD - Pakistan has begun lifting the weeks-long lockdown that wa [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pakistan lifts lockdown amid...→

Abbott to Newsmax TV: Jailing Biz Owners Who Defy Virus Closures 'Not The Right Action'

Abbott to Newsmax TV: Jailing Biz Owners Who Defy Virus Closures 'Not The Right Action'

Texas GOP Gov. Greg Abbott on Friday defended his no-jail amendment for violators of coronavirus mitigation in the wake of the controversial jailing of a hair [...] Read full article: Abbott to Newsmax TV: Jailing Biz Owners...→

Czech-Russian relations plunge amid differences over history

Czech-Russian relations plunge amid differences over history

Relations between the Czech Republic and Russia have taken a turn for the worse in a series of disputes over the interpretation of historical events Read full article: Czech-Russian relations plunge amid diff...→

Over 74,000 People File Unemployment Claims In Illinois For Week Of April 27, Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Over 74,000 People File Unemployment Claims In Illinois For Week Of April 27, Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The U.S. Department of Labor estimates 74,476 new unemployment claims were filed during the week of April 27 in Illinois. Read full article: Over 74,000 People File Unemployment Cla...→

Online art marketplaces enjoy renaissance amid gallery closures

Online art marketplaces enjoy renaissance amid gallery closures

Demand for buying artworks online has more than doubled amid the coronavirus crisis, with one online art marketplace recording its best month for sales in its [...] Read full article: Online art marketplaces enjoy renaissanc...→

US existing home sales plunge 17.8% in April

Sales of existing homes plunged 17.8% in April with the real estate market still in the grips of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: US existing home sales plunge 17.8% in A...→

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target Corp’s quarterly online sales surged 141 percent due to panic buying in the coronavirus crisis, the retailer said on Wednesday, driving results past Wal [...] Read full article: Target’s online sales surge 141 percent ...→

TV cliffhanger: Fall season in jeopardy amid virus shutdown

TV cliffhanger: Fall season in jeopardy amid virus shutdown

May is normally a time of boundless optimism in the television industry, with flashy presentations to advertisers showing off their new shows debuting in the f [...] Read full article: TV cliffhanger: Fall season in jeopardy ...→

Small free libraries offering solace amid virus shutdowns | WTOP

Across the United States, volunteers are reporting a jump in little free libraries as readers look to pass the time during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Small free libraries offering solace ami...→

Historically black colleges work to help students amid virus

Ja’nayla Johnson worked hard in high school with the dream of being the first in her family to graduate from college, but she started to doubt herself as sever [...] Read full article: Historically black colleges work to help...→

China may test all of Wuhan amid fears of virus comeback

China may test all of Wuhan amid fears of virus comeback

Authorities in Wuhan, the Chinese city where the coronavirus pandemic began, reportedly are planning to test all 11 million residents in the next 10 days Read full article: China may test all of Wuhan amid fears o...→

California Booze Regulators Seek Swift Sanctions Amid Virus

California Booze Regulators Seek Swift Sanctions Amid Virus

California’s bar and restaurant regulators are seeking emergency powers to immediately crack down on businesses that refuse to follow state rules intended to s [...] Read full article: California Booze Regulators Seek Swift S...→

India's financial center strains from virus amid rescue plan

India's financial center strains from virus amid rescue plan

As Indians await details of a huge coronavirus relief package Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced to jump-start the economy, the virus outbreak in the f [...] Read full article: India's financial center strains from vi...→

China auto sales fall in April but loss narrows

China’s auto sales declined again in April but losses narrowed in a sign the industry's biggest global market is recovering from the coronavirus pandemic as Be [...] Read full article: China auto sales fall in April but loss ...→

China April sales mark first monthly rise in nearly 2 years

Vehicle sales reached 2.07 million, up 4.4 percent from a year earlier, even as sales of new energy vehicles fell for a tenth straight month to 72,000, accordi [...] Read full article: China April sales mark first monthly ris...→

Mother’s Day Flower Sales Remain Brisk at Chicago Florists Amid Pandemic

Mother’s Day Flower Sales Remain Brisk at Chicago Florists Amid Pandemic

Although Mother’s Day will look a little different this year because of the coronavirus pandemic, local flower shops are still seeing plenty of brisk business [...] Read full article: Mother’s Day Flower Sales Remain Brisk a...→

Firearms Sales Surged Again in April

Firearms Sales Surged Again in April

There are at least 1,797,910 more guns in civilian hands today than there were in March, as gun sales continue to surge across the US.Uncertainty about the fut [...] Read full article: Firearms Sales Surged Again in April...→

China auto sales likely rose in April, ending nearly two years of decline

A gain in April would be the first rise in auto sales in China after 21 straight months of decline and a sign that the country is recovering from the coronavir [...] Read full article: China auto sales likely rose in April, e...→

Beyond Meat Retail Sales Soared During Virus Panic Shopping Spree

Beyond Meat Retail Sales Soared During Virus Panic Shopping Spree

Shares of the alternative meat startup soared after Beyond Meat beat expectations for first quarter sales. | Economy Read full article: Beyond Meat Retail Sales Soared During V...→

Virus Impact on One Landlord: 80% of Its Retail Tenants Missed Rent

Virus Impact on One Landlord: 80% of Its Retail Tenants Missed Rent

Commercial owners are reporting steep drops in rental payments, which could imperil their own finances and the property tax collections that pay for city servi [...] Read full article: Virus Impact on One Landlord: 80% of Its...→

US existing home sales plunge 17.8% in April

Sales of existing homes plunged 17.8% in April with the real estate market still in the grips of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: US existing home sales plunge 17.8% in A...→

Gig Economy Reshaping Fuel Demand Amid Virus Lockdowns

Gig Economy Reshaping Fuel Demand Amid Virus Lockdowns

Gig-economy deliveries for groceries, alcohol and other goods look to be driving a nascent recovery in U.S. gasoline demand after the lowest plunge in almost 3 [...] Read full article: Gig Economy Reshaping Fuel Demand Amid V...→

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target’s online sales surge 141 percent amid coronavirus panic buying

Target Corp’s quarterly online sales surged 141 percent due to panic buying in the coronavirus crisis, the retailer said on Wednesday, driving results past Wal [...] Read full article: Target’s online sales surge 141 percent ...→

April European car sales see worst drop since records began

April European car sales see worst drop since records began

European car sales bottomed out in April as the automotive industry faces the worst crisis in decades Read full article: April European car sales see worst drop ...→

TV cliffhanger: Fall season in jeopardy amid virus shutdown

TV cliffhanger: Fall season in jeopardy amid virus shutdown

May is normally a time of boundless optimism in the television industry, with flashy presentations to advertisers showing off their new shows debuting in the f [...] Read full article: TV cliffhanger: Fall season in jeopardy ...→

Three-alarm fire rips through Harlem retail strip already wracked by COVID-19 closures - amNewYork

The Harlem shopping strip took yet another economic hit as a 3-alarm fire roared through a massive clothing store Sunday night, fire officials said. The Read full article: Three-alarm fire rips through Harlem ret...→

Small free libraries offering solace amid virus shutdowns | WTOP

Across the United States, volunteers are reporting a jump in little free libraries as readers look to pass the time during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Small free libraries offering solace ami...→

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California’s prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...] Read full article: Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid b...→

Historically black colleges work to help students amid virus

Ja’nayla Johnson worked hard in high school with the dream of being the first in her family to graduate from college, but she started to doubt herself as sever [...] Read full article: Historically black colleges work to help...→

US retail sales likely tumbled in April as virus took hold

US retail sales likely tumbled in April as virus took hold

U.S. retail sales likely plummeted last month as the coronavirus paralyzed the economy, kept away millions of shoppers and threatened the future of stores acro [...] Read full article: US retail sales likely tumbled in April ...→

China may test all of Wuhan amid fears of virus comeback

China may test all of Wuhan amid fears of virus comeback

Authorities in Wuhan, the Chinese city where the coronavirus pandemic began, reportedly are planning to test all 11 million residents in the next 10 days Read full article: China may test all of Wuhan amid fears o...→

March, April Job Losses Revised Higher Amid Pandemic

March, April Job Losses Revised Higher Amid Pandemic

The U.S. economy lost a record 20.537 million jobs in April and not 20.5 million as reported last Friday, according to revised data published by the Labor Depa [...] Read full article: March, April Job Losses Revised Higher A...→

California Booze Regulators Seek Swift Sanctions Amid Virus

California Booze Regulators Seek Swift Sanctions Amid Virus

California’s bar and restaurant regulators are seeking emergency powers to immediately crack down on businesses that refuse to follow state rules intended to s [...] Read full article: California Booze Regulators Seek Swift S...→

Home sales and new listings plunge across Colorado in April – but prices don’t

Home sales and new listings plunge across Colorado in April – but prices don’t

Stay-at-home orders dealt a heavy blow to home sales across the state in April, but they didn’t knock the market off its feet. Read full article: Home sales and new listings plunge acros...→

India's financial center strains from virus amid rescue plan

India's financial center strains from virus amid rescue plan

As Indians await details of a huge coronavirus relief package Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced to jump-start the economy, the virus outbreak in the f [...] Read full article: India's financial center strains from vi...→

Brazil cities lurch to lockdowns amid virus crisis red flags

Faced with overwhelmed hospitals and surging coronavirus deaths, Brazilian state and city governments are lurching forward with mandatory lockdowns against the [...] Read full article: Brazil cities lurch to lockdowns amid vi...→

China factory prices plunge as virus hammers demand - Breitbart

China factory prices plunge as virus hammers demand - Breitbart

Beijing (AFP) - China's factory-gate prices fell to a four-year low, official data showed Tuesday, with firms suffering from the economic devastation Read full article: China factory prices plunge as virus ham...→

China auto sales fall in April but loss narrows

China’s auto sales declined again in April but losses narrowed in a sign the industry's biggest global market is recovering from the coronavirus pandemic as Be [...] Read full article: China auto sales fall in April but loss ...→

COVID-19 Caused a Steep Drop in April Home Sales, So What’s Next?

COVID-19 Caused a Steep Drop in April Home Sales, So What’s Next?

Home sales dropped by 17% in April 2020, compared to April 2019. New listings fell by 26% and active listings decreased by 13%, according to the Real Estate Ce [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Caused a Steep Drop in April Ho...→

Trump faces virus at White House amid push to ‘reopen’ US

Trump faces virus at White House amid push to ‘reopen’ US

WASHINGTON (AP) — As he encourages the country to “reopen,” President Donald Trump is confronting cases of the coronavirus in the White House itself, spotlight [...] Read full article: Trump faces virus at White House amid pu...→

China April sales mark first monthly rise in nearly 2 years

Vehicle sales reached 2.07 million, up 4.4 percent from a year earlier, even as sales of new energy vehicles fell for a tenth straight month to 72,000, accordi [...] Read full article: China April sales mark first monthly ris...→

Global stocks mixed amid hopes for recovery from virus slump

Global stocks were mixed Monday as investors looked past dismal American jobs and other data toward hopes for a global recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Global stocks mixed amid hopes for recov...→

Mother’s Day Flower Sales Remain Brisk at Chicago Florists Amid Pandemic

Mother’s Day Flower Sales Remain Brisk at Chicago Florists Amid Pandemic

Although Mother’s Day will look a little different this year because of the coronavirus pandemic, local flower shops are still seeing plenty of brisk business [...] Read full article: Mother’s Day Flower Sales Remain Brisk a...→

The Latest: Pakistan lifts lockdown amid jump in virus cases

- Pakistan begins lifting weeks-long lockdown despite another big jump in virus cases... ISLAMABAD - Pakistan has begun lifting the weeks-long lockdown that wa [...] Read full article: The Latest: Pakistan lifts lockdown amid...→

Abbott to Newsmax TV: Jailing Biz Owners Who Defy Virus Closures 'Not The Right Action'

Abbott to Newsmax TV: Jailing Biz Owners Who Defy Virus Closures 'Not The Right Action'

Texas GOP Gov. Greg Abbott on Friday defended his no-jail amendment for violators of coronavirus mitigation in the wake of the controversial jailing of a hair [...] Read full article: Abbott to Newsmax TV: Jailing Biz Owners...→

Czech-Russian relations plunge amid differences over history

Czech-Russian relations plunge amid differences over history

Relations between the Czech Republic and Russia have taken a turn for the worse in a series of disputes over the interpretation of historical events Read full article: Czech-Russian relations plunge amid diff...→

Firearms Sales Surged Again in April

Firearms Sales Surged Again in April

There are at least 1,797,910 more guns in civilian hands today than there were in March, as gun sales continue to surge across the US.Uncertainty about the fut [...] Read full article: Firearms Sales Surged Again in April...→

Over 74,000 People File Unemployment Claims In Illinois For Week Of April 27, Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Over 74,000 People File Unemployment Claims In Illinois For Week Of April 27, Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The U.S. Department of Labor estimates 74,476 new unemployment claims were filed during the week of April 27 in Illinois. Read full article: Over 74,000 People File Unemployment Cla...→

China auto sales likely rose in April, ending nearly two years of decline

A gain in April would be the first rise in auto sales in China after 21 straight months of decline and a sign that the country is recovering from the coronavir [...] Read full article: China auto sales likely rose in April, e...→

Online art marketplaces enjoy renaissance amid gallery closures

Online art marketplaces enjoy renaissance amid gallery closures

Demand for buying artworks online has more than doubled amid the coronavirus crisis, with one online art marketplace recording its best month for sales in its [...] Read full article: Online art marketplaces enjoy renaissanc...→

Beyond Meat Retail Sales Soared During Virus Panic Shopping Spree

Beyond Meat Retail Sales Soared During Virus Panic Shopping Spree

Shares of the alternative meat startup soared after Beyond Meat beat expectations for first quarter sales. | Economy Read full article: Beyond Meat Retail Sales Soared During V...→