As the impact of the coronavirus pandemic continues to take a toll on people's financial lives, the federal government is sending some help. A $2 trillion stimulus package, which includes direct payments to many Americans, aims to bolster the economy and provide a safety net for those who are struggling to get by.
Posted on: 30 March 2020 | 10:14 am
A Phoenix police commander was killed and two officers injured while responding to a domestic violence call Sunday night, the Phoenix Police Department said.
Posted on: 30 March 2020 | 9:28 am
Our doctors and nurses are in desperate need of masks, gloves and other personal protective equipment (PPE) to protect themselves from contracting the coronavirus while treating those who are ill. Some of them are trying to find it on eBay while others are pleading for help on social media.
Posted on: 30 March 2020 | 7:53 am
Famed Japanese comedian Ken Shimura has died after contracting novel coronavirus, according to his representatives.
Posted on: 30 March 2020 | 6:12 am
A New York man severely injured in a stabbing during Hanukkah last year has died.
Posted on: 30 March 2020 | 2:11 am
Medical student Chiara Bonini, 26, had barely finished her final exam, before the young doctor was headed for the front line of Italy's coronavirus pandemic.
Posted on: 30 March 2020 | 2:04 am
Even if you've never heard of it, Helvetica has been part of your life. This typeface is, very literally, everywhere: computer screens, billboards, buildings, street signs and posters.
Posted on: 29 March 2020 | 10:11 pm
The explosion of cases in New Orleans, Louisiana, has caught the attention of Covid watchers and doomsayers across the country. Less than two weeks ago, the Crescent City recorded less than 100 cases. By March 29 the number of infections in Orleans Parish reached 1,350, with 73 deaths. The fatalities per capita rivals that of New York City.
Posted on: 29 March 2020 | 9:47 pm
CNN's Jeremy Diamond presses President Donald Trump after he denied instructing Vice President Mike Pence to not call governors he felt were being unappreciative of federal assistance during the coronavirus crisis, despite video evidence to the contrary.
Posted on: 29 March 2020 | 8:50 pm
With football on hold across the world, Juventus' first-team squad and coach Maurizio Sarri have agreed to give up four months' wages to help the club manage the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Posted on: 29 March 2020 | 7:39 am