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Mnuchin Denies Trying to Hinder Incoming Administration

WASHINGTON - Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin denied Friday that by ending several emergency loan programs being run by the Federal Reserve, he was trying to limit the choices President-elect Joe Biden will have to promote an economic recovery.Mnuchin...

Mnuchin Denies Trying to Hinder Incoming Administration

WASHINGTON - Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin denied Friday that by ending several emergency loan programs being run by the Federal Reserve, he was trying to limit the choices President-elect Joe Biden will have to promote an economic recovery.Mnuchin...

Canada’s Trudeau Urges Residents to Stay Home as COVID Cases Spike

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday urged Canadians to stay home, avoid contact with others and follow public health rules to help slow the spread of COVID-19, after health officials warned of a possible explosive surge in virus cases.

Canada’s Trudeau Urges Residents to Stay Home as COVID Cases Spike

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday urged Canadians to stay home, avoid contact with others and follow public health rules to help slow the spread of COVID-19, after health officials warned of a possible explosive surge in virus cases.

WHO: More COVID Cases in Past Month Than in First 6 Months of Pandemic

The head of the World Health Organization said Friday that more COVID-19 cases had been reported worldwide in the past four weeks than in the first six months of the pandemic.In his regular news briefing from WHO headquarters in Geneva,

WHO: More COVID Cases in Past Month Than in First 6 Months of Pandemic

The head of the World Health Organization said Friday that more COVID-19 cases had been reported worldwide in the past four weeks than in the first six months of the pandemic.In his regular news briefing from WHO headquarters in Geneva,

US Minority Students Struggle With Virtual Classes During Pandemic

MIAMI - A devastating new wave of U.S. coronavirus cases is forcing school districts to consider again closing classrooms and returning to remote online instruction, creating educational hurdles that can be especially severe for millions of poor and mi...

Third Potential COVID-19 Vaccine Shows Promising Results

Thursday brought further good news from the global effort to produce a safe and effective vaccine against the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. A report published in the prestigious medical journal The Lancet says that a potential vaccine developed by...

Third Potential COVID-19 Vaccine Shows Promising Results

Thursday brought further good news from the global effort to produce a safe and effective vaccine against the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. A report published in the prestigious medical journal The Lancet says that a potential vaccine developed by...

CDC Thanksgiving Guidelines Urge Caution as Americans Prepare for Holiday

As COVID-19 cases are spiking around the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued specific guidelines for celebrating Thanksgiving on November 26. Dr. Henry Walke, CDC's COVID-19 incident manager, told financial cable ne...