U.S. companies, labs rush to produce blood test for coronavirus immunity

By Chad Terhune, Allison Martell and Julie Steenhuysen (Reuters) – As the United States works overtime…

Mother in coma with coronavirus

Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns is urging fans on social media to protect themselves from the…

FOCUS-Virus fight at risk as world’s medical glove capital struggles with lockdown

(Adds cost and price increases, paragraph 14) By Liz Lee and Krishna N. Das KUALA LUMPUR,…

COVID-19 infections rise in New York with peak weeks away

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Hospitalizations from COVID-19 were rising faster than expected in New York as…

Saudis tighten anti-virus curfew; UAE closures leave travellers stranded

By Stephen Kalin and Alexander Cornwell RIYADH/DUBAI (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia reported its second coronavirus death…

Putin offers week-long holiday for Russians in social package to combat coronavirus

By Alexander Marrow MOSCOW, March 25 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday proposed various…

Neither hurricanes nor 9/11 caused as big a surge in gun sales as coronavirus

Gun shop owners have never seen such a surge in sales — not after the 9/11…

10 things you need to know today: March 25, 2020

1. Senators and the White House reached an agreement early Wednesday on a $2 trillion package…

Trump administration pushes environmental rollbacks while Americans battle pandemic

The Trump administration is barrelling ahead with a rule aimed at curtailing scientific research used in…

Target withdraws forecasts, curbs spending to meet virus-related demand

By Aishwarya Venugopal March 25 (Reuters) – Target Corp on Wednesday withdrew its financial outlook and…