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Crocs Donating Shoes To Health Care Workers Amid…

​Health workers across the U.S. can request a free pair of the company's shoes through its website.

Jobless UK flight attendants asked to work as…

Laid off airline cabin crew staff in Britain are being asked to work in temporary hospitals to help treat COVID-19 patients

Asian shares extend losses as toll from pandemic…

Asian shares have opened lower as countries reported surging numbers of infections from the coronavirus outbreak that has prompted shutdowns of travel and business in many parts of the world

Singapore Airlines To Slash Operations Amid…

​The company said it will reduce capacity by 96% due to recent global border restrictions.

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Spain passes China in infections; Trump extends…

Spain has become the third country to surpass China in coronavirus infections after the United States and Italy

Virus forces Europeans to ask: How united do we…

Europe’s fractured union came under new pressure this weekend

Unemployment To Hit 30% Because Of Coronavirus…

James Bullard told Bloomberg News the second quarter will likely see a 50% drop in gross domestic product as well.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump gets a reality check on…

For weeks, President Donald Trump carved out a trail of assurances about the coronavirus pandemic as health officials, governors and local officials sounded alarm about what was coming

Detroit auto show canceled, center to be used as hospital

The North American International Auto Show said that it will cancel its Detroit show because of the coronavirus pandemic and the center where it is held will likely be repurposed into a hospital

Nikki Haley Resigns From Boeing's Board Of…

The former U.S. ambassador to the U.N. resigned over the company's request for government aid in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Instacart workers seek strike as jobs get busier…

The possibility of a strike by some Instacart workers highlights the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on the grocery delivery business, where workers are worried about their safety as they try to meet a surge in demand for online groceries

Wall Street executive dies from coronavirus…

An executive at New York-based investment firm Jefferies Group has died from complications of the coronavirus, the company said

Unemployment Claims Rise Amid Outbreak

As coronavirus outbreak triggers layoffs, unemployment claims are on the rise.

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Visa extends athlete sponsorship to 2021 after…

Visa has told its global roster of Olympic and Paralympic hopefuls their sponsorships will be extended into 2021 after the Tokyo Games were postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic

Nevada distilleries turning hooch into hand sanitizer

Several alcohol distilleries in Nevada unable to make liquor under current coronavirus shutdowns are turning their attention to another product to help soothe customers

U.S. Automakers Willing To Produce Ventilators At…

Ventilators, which help patients breathe, are being used by hospitals to treat some of the more severe coronavirus cases.

Largest US dam removal stirs debate over coveted…

Plans to tear down four hydroelectric dams in rugged country along the Oregon-California border to save salmon are generating excitement from environmentalists and tribes, and fear and anger among those who want the dams to stay

Pizzeria borrows to keep workers on job, spurs…

 With restaurants closed for all but takeout orders during the coronavirus outbreak, the owners of a pizzeria at the Jersey Shore could have shut down and laid off their 20 employees

New York Stock Exchange To Close Floor, Shift To…

​The NYSE's president said two people tested positive for the coronavirus but that the building has been cleaned since they were last inside.

Death of German finance official linked to virus…

The state finance minister of Germany’s Hesse region, which includes Frankfurt, has been found dead

Off to the cafe: Sweden is outlier in virus…

The coronavirus is not keeping people in Sweden at home even while citizens in many parts of the world are sheltering in place

Big Three Automakers Agree To Halt Production…

Ford, Fiat Chrysler and General Motors will stop production in North America.

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Relief package billions can't buy hospitals out…

The billions of tax dollars headed for hospitals and states as part of the $2.2 trillion coronavirus response bill won't solve the critical shortage of protective gowns, gloves and masks

SeaWorld furloughs 90% of workers because of…

The coronavirus outbreak continues to shake up the business world

Federal Reserve Activates Economic Safeguards…

The Fed is using two emergency lending programs to help keep credit flowing.