Already hard hit with one of the highest rates of coronavirus infections in the country, Florida now braces for another challenge as Isaias approaches. Manuel Bojorquez reports.
The death toll in Wuhan, the epicenter of the outbreak in China, was revised upward by 50 percent on Friday. The change followed widespread criticism of China’s data, although officials offered several reasons for the revision, including at-home deaths that were not included in earlier statistics. Read more: https://wapo.st/2KeECok. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for […]
Even as some countries tentatively lift coronavirus restrictions, more than half the world’s population is still subject to some form of mandatory confinement, and governments are facing pressure to ease lockdowns. Protests have erupted from Paris and Mumbai to Beirut and Baghdad, and rallies demanding the end of stay-at-home orders are spreading across the United […]
The Senate plans to vote Wednesday afternoon on a $2 trillion stimulus package that is designed to flood the U.S. economy with money in an effort to stabilize households and businesses that have been floored by the coronavirus outbreak. The legislation would send checks to many Americans, create a loan program for small businesses and […]