Apologizing to its own fans, Liverpool on Monday reversed a decision to apply its furloughed non-playing staff for the British government's job retention scheme during the coronavirus pandemic. Under the … Click to Continue »
The two conservatives make no apologies for calling it the “China virus” and are careful not to rebuke Trump. But they call the clamor to reopen businesses while the nation is in the grip of the pandemic misguided.
Tweeting from her Toronto couch two weeks ago, six-time Olympian Hayley Wickenheiser had two words for the International Olympic Committee, which had yet to postpone the Tokyo Summer Games amid the coronavirus pandemic: "Insensitive and irresponsible.
Author posted series of tweets about mental health amid the coronavirus pandemic
As part of a BBC blog series, Jen Smith talks us through one week as pandemic restrictions ease in Shenzhen.
With the coronavirus pandemic, maps conveying information are everywhere. Inspect them critically.
Lebanon is facing an unprecedented financial crisis, amid months of widespread public discontent. It's now confronted with the COVID-19 outbreak and its potential economic repercussions. Earlier in March, Lebanon failed to repay $1.2 billion in outstanding bonds. The country is also struggling to cope with dwindling foreign currency reserves and double-digit inflation. We speak to Dan Azzi, a former chairman of Standard Chartered Bank. He explains that the restrictions imposed around the world due to the coronavirus pandemic are, ironically, somewhat positive news for Lebanon.
As the coronavirus pandemic rips through Ecuador, some cities are struggling to cope with a deluge of fatalities, pushing residents to make harrowing pleas for help as the bodies of loved ones accumulate in the streets.
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Mammoth textbook merger under a microscope — Cornell University cuts back amid pandemic
Sky Sports have offered customers the chance to pause their subscription until the pandemic eases
Google (GOOGL) is publicly releasing the data it's already collecting about people's movements during the coronavirus pandemic.
The UAE central bank has its economic stimulus package will now reach 256 billion dirhams ($69 billion) to mitigate the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a statement.The bank reduced
The Alzheimer Society of Ireland is calling for extra support during the pandemic
Olympic great Michael Phelps has voiced his concerns over the negative impact on athletes' mental health of the Tokyo Games postponement prompted by the new coronavirus pandemic.
The pandemic “is only one example of the bad planning and management that have hurt our country,” the JPMorgan C.E.O. wrote in his latest shareholder letter.
The coronavirus pandemic and the Kremlin’s battle with Saudi Arabia over oil prices are exposing both the vagueness and fragility of Putin’s ambitions in the Mideast, from Damascus to Tehran to Riyadh
Herbert Polite hasn’t worked up the nerve to call his landlord yet. The COVID-19 pandemic savaging South Florida’s tourism-driven economy has cost Polite, a 32-year old massage therapist, both his … Click to Continue »
Wisconsin is set to hold in-person voting next week after the state's legislature on Saturday declined to take up an effort delaying the presidential primary due to the coronavirus pandemic.
This year's United Nations global climate summit is being postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, host country Britain said Wednesday,
Zoom has emerged as an indispensable video conferencing tool for remote work and study during the COVID-19 pandemic, but a growing number of so-called Zoom-bombing incidents is prompting warnings from the FBI and from the victims themselves.
Privately held Golden Skies Ventures (GSV) has made a US$2.5 billion offer to fully take over the holding company of ailing state carrier Malaysia Airlines, with financing from a European bank, its executives confirmed on Monday.Malaysian firm GSV made the proposal a month ago, as airlines around the world were hammered by travel restrictions following the coronavirus pandemic.“[We have secured] in excess of US$2.5 billion from the bank. We will take about three to four months to get the long…
Trump wants states to bear more responsibility in pandemic response — Federal judges lift abortion restrictions linked to crisis
New workers hired by supermarkets amid the Covid-19 pandemic share their surprising back stories.
The park had been criticized for allowing visitors to access roads and South Rim view points during the coronavirus pandemic.
Trinity Health says it will furlough workers and cut their hours to blunt the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Long before the coronavirus, South Koreans had begun reducing human contact in their lives. The pandemic might make that disassociation permanent.
The pastor of the Life Tabernacle Church near Baton Rouge held services on Sunday in defiance of a stay-at-home order issued by Louisiana because of the coronavirus pandemic, telling worshippers they had "nothing to fear but fear itself."
It’s important to stay informed on the latest pandemic news, but you may find yourself wanting to have a chat or four about non-coronavirus things.
In this edition, we look at how the coronavirus pandemic is impacting food distribution in Africa and putting countries in the Sahel region in danger of supply shortages. But first, our correspondents in Benin report on how the country is affected by the virus. Also, Nigeria has been fighting fake news on social media that spreads misinformation about Covid-19. Finally, ahead of the 60th anniversary of Senegalese independence, we bring you a report on those who helped the country break away from France.
Shelter-in-place orders exempt workers in essential trades, including the driver of a concrete mixer in Salt Lake County, Utah. He explains how he's trying to stay safe during the pandemic.
Two metro Detroit churches have found a way to still serve members during the coronavirus pandemic, preaching the good news outside, drive-in style.
Large buildings like the old IKEA in Burbank sit unoccupied. They should be repurposed to house homeless people amid the coronavirus pandemic.
‘As we move from fighting the pandemic to building a better future, let us continue to work collectively to achieve permanent and affordable housing for all.’
Former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has criticized leaders in Washington and London for “pointing fingers” at China during the coronavirus pandemic. “Not a single country” has the capacity to fight the virus alone, he told RT.
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While many are logging on to stay connected online, many Albertans are being left behind in the course of the coronavirus pandemic.
[New Times] President Paul Kagame revealed Friday that he held a productive conference with other African Union (AU) leaders, which discussed the need for a robust response to the coronavirus pandemic and addressing its impact.
In March, Madonna posted (and then deleted) a video of herself in a milk bath dusted with rose petals calling the global coronavirus pandemic the "great equalizer."
His death comes as the public has drawn inspiration from his music during the coronavirus pandemic, with healthcare workers, choirs, artists and more posting their own renditions on Lean on Me to help get through the difficult times
Eric Lach writes about Wisconsin’s attempts to prepare for Election Day amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The coronavirus pandemic has seen the league suspended since 19 March