As the coronavirus pandemic has taken hold of the U.S., countless businesses have been forced to close and lay off or furlough workers. Nationwide unemployment claims continue to rise to over 16.. bizjournals - Published
BANGKOK (AP) — Asian shares are steady in quiet Good Friday trading after Wall Street closed out its best week in 45 years thanks to the Federal Reserve's titanic effort to support the economy.. SeattlePI.com - Published
Stocks closed broadly higher on Wall Street Thursday, rounding out the best week for the benchmark S&P 500 index since 1974.
Investors welcomed a new effort by the Federal Reserve to support the.. SeattlePI.com - Published
More than 313,000 people filed for unemployment in Texas in the past week as the COVID-19 shutdown continues to impact workers across the Lone Star State. Approximately 313,832 people filed for.. bizjournals - Published
The blistering pace of new unemployment filings in the U.S. continued last week when anther 6.6 million people applied for financial support, according to numbers released Thursday morning by the U.S... Denver Post - Published
Vatican City, Jul 22, 2019 / 04:52 am (CNA).- Pope Francis, with concern for the humanitarian crisis in bombarded Idlib, has called on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to safeguard the weak and.. CNA - Published
Qamishli, Syria, Jul 12, 2019 / 04:18 pm (CNA).- A car bomb exploded near a Syriac Orthodox church in Qamishli Thursday, injuring about 11 people. It is unclear who is responsible for the.. CNA - Published