Doctors and nurses on the front lines of the U.S. coronavirus crisis pleaded for more protective gear and equipment to treat waves of patients expected to overwhelm hospitals as the number of known U.S. cases surpassed 100,000, with more than 1,500 dead.
Business & Financial News, U.S & International Breaking News
Trump tells GM: Stop 'wasting time', build ventilators to address coronavirus
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday invoked emergency powers to require General Motors Co to build much-needed ventilators for coronavirus patients after he accused the largest U.S. automaker of "wasting time" during negotiations.
A U.S. recession? Probably. Depression? Only if the virus is untamed
WASHINGTON - A U.S. recession may already be underway. Could it be worse?
Wall Street Week Ahead: Fund rebalancing could help buoy stock rebound
Money managers rebalancing their portfolios to boost equity exposure into the end of the quarter may support the nascent stock rally that has followed the steep coronavirus-fueled market drop.
Apple's factories are running, but suppliers wary about iPhone demand
As China reopens its economy after months of lockdown, Apple Inc's iPhone factories are largely up and running. But with the coronavirus pandemic spreading across the world, the urgent question for the company is how many buyers there will be both for current models and the new slate of phones expected in the fall.
U.S. airlines cheer government relief but warn it is no 'cure' for deep industry crisis
United Airlines Holdings Inc and Delta Air Lines welcomed on Friday a $50 billion relief package they said would protect jobs through September but warned that the continued challenges facing the industry will require more action.
New Yorkers irked to feel unwelcome in states fearing coronavirus spread
Many New Yorkers say they are miffed at being treated as the poster children of the U.S. coronavirus outbreak, unwelcome in some states even if they are symptom-free.
Have a news tip?
Reuters provides several ways to securely and confidentially share information and materials with our journalists.LEARN MORE ››