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National coronavirus updates: Congress hopes to pass stimulus bill quickly

15 days ago   |   By WESH

White House and Senate leaders struck a major deal early Wednesday morning over a $2 trillion package to provide a jolt to an economy struggling amid the coronavirus outbreak.
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National coronavirus updates: Congress hopes to pass stimulus bill quickly

National coronavirus updates: Congress hopes to pass stimulus bill quickly

15 days ago   |   By WGAL

White House and Senate leaders struck a major deal early Wednesday morning over a $2 trillion package to provide a jolt to an economy struggling amid the coronavirus outbreak.
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National coronavirus updates: Congress hopes to pass stimulus bill quickly

National coronavirus updates: Congress hopes to pass stimulus bill quickly

15 days ago   |   By KCRA

White House and Senate leaders struck a major deal early Wednesday morning over a $2 trillion package to provide a jolt to an economy struggling amid the coronavirus outbreak.
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National coronavirus updates: Congress hopes to pass stimulus bill quickly

National coronavirus updates: Congress hopes to pass stimulus bill quickly

15 days ago   |   By WISN

White House and Senate leaders struck a major deal early Wednesday morning over a $2 trillion package to provide a jolt to an economy struggling amid the coronavirus outbreak.
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National coronavirus updates: Congress hopes to pass stimulus bill quickly

National coronavirus updates: Congress hopes to pass stimulus bill quickly

15 days ago   |   By WYFF

White House and Senate leaders struck a major deal early Wednesday morning over a $2 trillion package to provide a jolt to an economy struggling amid the coronavirus outbreak.
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White House, Senate Agree To $2 Trillion Coronavirus Rescue Package

White House, Senate Agree To $2 Trillion Coronavirus Rescue Package

15 days ago   |   By NPR

The deal means Congress could be close to passing a deal and it comes after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Republicans and Democrats had closed the gap on their differences.
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White House, Senate Agree To Historic Deal On Coronavirus Rescue Measure

White House, Senate Agree To Historic Deal On Coronavirus Rescue Measure

15 days ago   |   By NPR

NPR's Noel King talks to David Wessel of the Hutchins Center at the Brookings Institute about the agreement announced early Wednesday morning on the massive emergency relief package.
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Senate Reaches Historic Deal On $2T Coronavirus Economic Rescue Package

Senate Reaches Historic Deal On $2T Coronavirus Economic Rescue Package

15 days ago   |   By NPR

Congressional leaders announced an agreement to fund cash payments to Americans, bailouts for key industries and aid to the healthcare industry.
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US stimulus just ‘another temporary bandage' adding to massive amounts of debt - chief strategist tells Boom Bust

US stimulus just ‘another temporary bandage' adding to massive amounts of debt - chief strategist tells Boom Bust

15 days ago   |   By RT

The US Senate and the White House have reached an agreement on a $2 trillion relief plan to buffer the economy as fears of a deep global recession continue to mount amid the coronavirus outbreak.
RT's Boom Bust is joined by Todd Horwitz of Bubba Trading to discuss the measure and its impact on financial markets.
Horwitz says that the stock markets' positive reaction looks like a short-covering rally, and is not a big deal.
“Stimulus is not going to create growth,” he says, explaining that if people are going back to work that does not mean that “we are getting growth, it is not going to...
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After Days Of Negotiations, Deal Reached On Emergency Aid Measure

15 days ago   |   By NPR

The Senate and White House worked through an agreement on a $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package early Wednesday morning. The agreement means Congress could be close to passing a deal.
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After Days Of Negotiations, Deal Reached On Emergency Aid Measure

15 days ago   |   By NPR

The Senate and White House worked through an agreement on a $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package early Wednesday morning. The agreement means Congress could be close to passing a deal.
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Power Up: Trump's job approval spike signals rally effect during coronavirus crisis

15 days ago   |   By The Washington Post

And Senate negotiators reached a deal on a $2 trillion stimulus package.
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6.6 Million More File For Unemployment As Coronavirus Keeps Economy Shut

6.6 Million More File For Unemployment As Coronavirus Keeps Economy Shut

The number of people seeking jobless benefits shot up again last week, as 6.6 million more of the unemployed filed first-time claims. Nearly 17 million have filed in the past... Read more ...

Congress in standoff on virus aid, but first checks coming

Congress in standoff on virus aid, but first checks coming

For the next coronavirus aid package, the White House wants to pump $250 billion into a small business fund but opposes Democrats' proposal to tack on billions for protective... Read more ...

6.6 Million More File For Unemployment As Coronavirus Keeps Economy Shut

6.6 Million More File For Unemployment As Coronavirus Keeps Economy Shut

The number of people seeking jobless benefits shot up again last week, as 6.6 million more of the unemployed filed first-time claims. About 17 million have filed in the past... Read more ...

A USS Theodore Roosevelt sailor with coronavirus was taken to the ICU, as...

A USS Theodore Roosevelt sailor with coronavirus was taken to the ICU, as cases on the aircraft carrier continue to rise

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Saudi Arabia plowed $1 billion into Shell and other European oil producers

Saudi Arabia plowed $1 billion into Shell and other European oil producers

Saudi Arabia snapped up about $1 billion worth of stock in four European oil companies, The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday . The kingdom took advantage of the... Read more ...

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A reporter asked Trump if he'd pardon Joe Exotic from 'Tiger King' and Trump said he'd look into it

President Donald Trump joked at his Wednesday press briefing that he would "take a look" at pardoning Joe Exotic from Netflix's "Tiger King." The now-famous zookeeper is... Read more ...

SEC Suspends Trading Of Company That Sold 'At-Home' COVID-19 Tests

SEC Suspends Trading Of Company That Sold 'At-Home' COVID-19 Tests

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Anthony Fauci's vision for battling a second wave of coronavirus in the...

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On Wednesday, Dr. Anthony Fauci discussed his playbook for preparing the US for potential future waves of COVID-19 infections , which could come after lockdowns lift or in the... Read more ...

Nearly 60% of the passengers on an Antarctic cruise ship have tested...

Nearly 60% of the passengers on an Antarctic cruise ship have tested positive for the coronavirus

More than half of those on board an Antarctic cruise ship have already tested positive for the coronavirus. The ship is stranded off the coast of Uruguay and not allowed to... Read more ...