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The US could end its special relationship with Hong Kong. But for western companies, it's complicated

As Beijing moves to tighten its grip on Hong Kong, the United States may soon terminate its special economic and trading relationship with the territory. CNN's Kristi Lu Stout reports.

This incredibly popular store is one of the hardest to socially distance in

T.J.Maxx's business model is built on shoppers treasure hunting for bargains. Here's why the brand could be a rare retail winner after the pandemic.

Arresting reporters at a protest is an affront to the First Amendment

CNN's Brian Stelter says the arrest of Omar Jimenez while covering the Minneapolis protests is an arrest to the "concept of the public knowing what is happening in their community."

Arresting reporters at a protest is an affront to the First Amendment

CNN correspondent Josh Campbell explains that his experience with state police in Minnesota has been the opposite of Omar Jimenez, citing that he is white and Omar is not.

Trump says right-wing voices are being censored. The data says something else

Twitter placed a fact-check label on some of President Trump's tweets. Mark Zuckerberg responded saying Facebook has "a different policy," as President Trump threatens to curtail the power of large social media platforms.

America's awful economy in the first quarter was even worse than we thought

More than 40 million people have filed first-time jobless claims since the coronavirus pandemic forced the US economy to shut down in March.

America's awful economy in the first quarter was even worse than we thought

Anthony Scaramucci, managing partner of SkyBridge Capital, says the stimulus' "green tsunami of money" is lifting stocks more than fundamentals.

Historic SpaceX launch postponed due to weather

The historic launch by SpaceX and NASA has been scrubbed due to weather. They will try again on May 30.

CNBC anchors brawl in explosive exchange: '100,000 people died ... And all you did was try to help your friend the President!'

CNBC "Squawk Box" co-hosts Andrew Sorkin and Joe Kernen had a heated moment on TV about their divided coverage of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Disney World sets reopening date

The Disney theme park plans to begin a phased reopening on July 11 for its Magic Kingdom parks and July 15 for EPCOT and Hollywood Studios.

HBO Max: Everything you need to know about AT&T's new streaming service

Chairman of WarnerMedia Direct-to-Consumer Bob Greenblatt tells CNN's Frank Pallotta what to expect from HBO Max, the company's new streaming service - available for $14.99 a month - that he claims offers a more curated slate of content.

He asked Twitter to remove Trump's false tweets about his dead wife. Twitter refused

President Trump tweets have dredged up a baseless and debunked claim about MSNBC's Joe Scarborough. CNN's Donie O'Sullivan and Brian Stelter discuss the decades-old conspiracy theory.

Dow soars 530 points on big hopes for a vaccine and the economy's reopening

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo rang the opening bell at the The New York Stock Exchange, which reopened its floor after temporarily shutting down to limit the spread of coronavirus.

Stanley Ho, Hong Kong billionaire and Macao's 'godfather of gambling,' dies at 98

Stanley Ho, a billionaire businessman who made his fortune in Macao's gambling industry, has died aged 98 in Hong Kong according to his family. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout reports.

Hertz files for bankruptcy

Hertz filed for bankruptcy, the latest victim of the sudden economic downturn sparked by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Twitter remains silent about Trump's appalling attack against Joe Scarborough

CNN's Brian Stelter looks at how history will remember the coronavirus pandemic and the political response to it.

How beer helped save this Seattle pizza chain

Zeeks Pizza is keeping the great American tradition of pizza and beer alive, while also saving its business during the pandemic.

Moderna unveiled encouraging coronavirus vaccine results. Then top execs dumped nearly $30 million of stock

Noubar Afeyan, Moderna chairman and CEO of Flagship Pioneering, discusses the positive interim results from the Phase 1 trial of a coronavirus vaccine.

America's unemployment rate may hit 23%, Trump adviser says

Kevin Hassett, senior economic adviser to President Trump, tells CNN's Poppy Harlow that China's proposed national security law will be "very costly to China and the people of Hong Kong."

43 states have record unemployment. See where your state ranks

Kevin Hassett, a senior White House economic adviser, says the unemployment rate may hit 23% this month and could be higher in June.

Here comes the US crackdown on China stocks

Nasdaq moved to delist Luckin Coffee in the wake of the Chinese firm's accounting fraud. Luckin has requested a hearing on the delisiting. CNN's Clare Sebastian reports.

AstraZeneca CEO says $1 billion vaccine bet is 'absolutely worth it'

The US is investing $1 billion in AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine development with Oxford University. "We will start getting substantial doses by September/October," says CEO Pascal Soriot.

Another 2.4 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week

In total, 38.6 million people have filed first-time jobless claims since mid-March as the coronavirus pandemic forces businesses to lay off workers. CNN's Christine Romans reports.

Another 2.4 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week

Economist and Columbia University professor Jeffrey Sachs explains why the US will likely have a "messy" economic recovery following the coronavirus pandemic.

Volkswagen apologizes for racist ad

Recently Dolce & Gabbana, Heineken, and Pepsi have been in the spotlight for tone-deaf ads. Here's a look at those and other controversial ad campaigns.

'Snyder Cut' of 'Justice League' will be released on HBO Max

WarnerMedia Entertainment & Direct-to-Consumer chairman Bob Greenblatt talks about why HBO Max is releasing the fabled "Snyder Cut" of "Justice League," which is director Zack Snyder's alternate version of the 2017 film.

When store workers are forced to turn sheriff

Are there legal consequences for not respecting social distancing? The answer to that question depends on intent.

Class of 2020 entering worst job market since Great Depression

The Class of 2020 is entering the worst job market since the Great Depression. CNN's Bianna Golodryga speaks with two graduates who describe how the coronavirus pandemic has derailed their plans.

Matt Lauer responds to rape allegation from Ronan Farrow's 'Catch & Kill'

In his new book "Catch and Kill," author Ronan Farrow interviews Brooke Nevils, who has accused former NBC anchor Matt Lauer of rape. Farrow goes on to discuss the subsequent controversy caused by these allegations. Matt Lauer has categorically denied Brooke Nevils' accusations.

Fox News can't get its message straight on hydroxychloroquine

After President Trump announced he was taking antimalarial drug hydroxychloroquine, Fox News host Neil Cavuto had a starkly different message than his colleagues.

'The Last Dance' was an unexpected savior for ESPN during coronavirus

Jasmine Jordan describes what it was like to relive her father's legacy with the Chicago Bulls from his point of view.

JCPenney will close nearly 30% of its stores as part of its bankruptcy plan

JCPenney started as a Wyoming dry goods store called The Golden Rule back in 1902. Now, it has filed for bankruptcy protection. Here's how the retailer that once dominated malls fell out of favor.

News reporters become subjects of ire at anti-lockdown protests

News 12 Long Island reporter Kevin Vesey was covering a reopening when protesters harassed and insulted him, and some invaded his personal space while refusing to wear a mask.

Phyllis George, pioneering sportscaster and former Miss America, has died

Phyllis George, a broadcast television pioneer who became the first female co-anchor of the football pregame show "The NFL Today," has died. She was 70. George is the mother of CNN's Pamela Brown.

Why 'Mulan' and other summer blockbusters won't be coming to a home near you

More and more movies once destined for the big screen are going on-demand while theaters are closed due to the pandemic. Here's what will and will not change about moviegoing because of Covid-19.

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sells majority of stake in Goldman Sachs

The global economy was caught flat-footed by Covid-19. Leading economists tell CNN Business what the post-Covid economy will look like and what lessons should be learned.

Why this chef keeps showing up at disaster zones

Celebrity Chef José Andrés has more than 30 restaurants and helped bring tapas to the US. Now, he tells CNN Business' Rachel Crane why his organization World Central Kitchen is partnering with restaurants to help feed people during the coronavirus pandemic.

America's retail sales completely collapsed in April

US retail sales plummeted by 16.4% in April, the largest decline on record. CNN's Clare Sebastian reports.

Preparing the palace: How an iconic Las Vegas casino plans to conquer Covid-19

CNN's Kyung Lah speaks with the CEO of Caesars Entertainment Tony Rodio about how the pandemic has halted operations at the iconic Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, and how the hotel and casino plans to reopen once restrictions are eased.

Analysis: What happened to Elon Musk?

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has called stay-at-home orders "fascist" and spread misinformation about Covid-19 on Twitter. Now, he says he's reopening a factory despite government orders.

Another 3 million Americans file for unemployment benefits

In total, 36.5 million people have filed first-time jobless claims since mid-March as the coronavirus pandemic is forcing businesses to close and lay off workers.

Jerome Powell is asking for help. Will anyone listen?

Chipotle CEO Brian Niccol explains how the fast casual chain's decision to invest heavily in digital helped accelerate its business during the pandemic.

Analysis: What happened to Elon Musk?

California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D) voiced her frustration with Tesla CEO Elon Musk's announcement that the company would be "restarting production today against Alameda County rules."

The stakes for reopening are high. This data shows why

Mohamed El-Erian, Chief Economic Adviser at Allianz, explains why we have to learn more and analyze data to get reopening the economy right.

Bitcoin 'halving' could boost its price as more investors flock to cryptocurrencies

Mike Novogratz, founder and CEO of Digital Galaxy, says bitcoin "halving is really quantitative tightening." He thinks investors are considering digital currency because "the possibility that things go really poorly with classic monetary policy is rising."

Trump abruptly ends press conference after contentious exchange with reporters

President Trump told CBS reporter Weijia Jiang to "ask China" in response to her question at a White House press conference and refused to answer questions from CNN's Kaitlan Collins.

Two companies hit hard by the coronavirus see a revival ahead

Tesla CEO Elon Musk argued against business restrictions in California that prohibit him from reopening his car factory and stated in several tweets that he may move production out of California entirely.

Jeep Wrangler tips over in crash test

In a random audit, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety conducted a driver-side small overlap front crash test for the 2019 Jeep Wrangler. This is the first time a vehicle has tipped over in an IIHS crash test.

NYT CEO Mark Thompson: Coronavirus is an opportunity to 'prove the value of trustworthy news'

New York Times Company president and CEO Mark Thompson discusses the paper's digital subscription gains and ad revenue losses. The pandemic is "a moment for news organizations and newspapers to find audiences and prove the value of trustworthy news," Thompson says.

Alec Baldwin's Trump returns to 'SNL' to congratulate the 'class of Covid-19'

Alec Baldwin's Trump acted as the keynote speaker for a graduating class of seniors for the "Saturday Night Live" season finale.

Business groups and labor unions demand more clarity after UK eases lockdown rules

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson laid out his vision for gradually restarting the economy, calling on people across the United Kingdom to return to work if they cannot do so from home. CNN's Max Foster reports.

Meet OAN, the little-watched right-wing news channel that Trump keeps promoting

CNN's Brian Stelter introduces a little-known network that pushes far-right commentary and the occasional conspiracy theory. That network is One America News, a favorite of President Trump.

Devastating job losses: Here's who got hit the hardest

April was the worst month for jobs since the Great Depression. The unemployment rate rose to 14.7%, the highest on record since the Bureau of Labor Statistics began its monthly series in 1948.

Business is booming for these 14 companies during the coronavirus pandemic

Nintendo's smash hit "Animal Crossing: New Horizons" sold 5 million copies in March, making it the highest-selling title for any console in a single month. CNN's Anna Stewart reports.

1 in 5 American workers has filed for unemployment benefits since mid-March

In total, more than 33 million people have filed first-time jobless claims since mid-March as the coronavirus pandemic is forcing businesses to close and lay off workers.

CNN sends Trump campaign cease-and-desist letter for misleading ad

A lawyer for CNN's parent company, WarnerMedia, has written President Trump's re-election campaign a cease-and-desist letter because of the misleading contents of a new campaign ad.

1 in 5 American workers has filed for unemployment benefits since mid-March

Moody's Analytics chief economist Mark Zandi says that while jobs will come back as businesses start to reopen, the US will never get back to pre-pandemic unemployment rate as long as social distancing measures remain because of Covid-19.

Lessons from China: How global business has changed forever

IBM's new CEO Arvind Krishna is calling on the government to create standards to guide companies on how to help employees return to the office after working from home.

Southwest CEO says Warren Buffett is too pessimistic about airlines' future

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold its entire stake in airline stocks, including Southwest. CEO Gary Kelly says a "low-fare environment" will help Southwest survive the coronavirus crisis.

ABC's David Muir misses an opportunity as Trump ventures outside the Fox-verse

A new CNN special, "The Pandemic and the President," lays out the timeline of President Trump's response to the coronavirus crisis. Jake Tapper and Brian Stelter discuss one of the factors: Right-wing media rhetoric that downplayed the virus in early March. "There was this gap... where there could have been serious steps taken to protect the American people," Tapper says.

NASA is working with Tom Cruise to shoot a film in outer space. Yes, really

CNN Business' Rachel Crane speaks with veteran NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Doug Hurley about their upcoming test flight aboard SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft. They'll be the first humans sent to space from US soil since the Shuttle program ended almost a decade ago.

One in five Wendy's is out of beef, analyst says

The Covid-19 outbreak is disrupting the food supply chain, as workers at meatpacking plants worry about their safety and farmers struggle to sell their meat. CNN's Omar Jimenez reports.

Some retailers are too broke to go bankrupt

The clothing retailer expects to stay in business during its debt restructuring. CNN's Clare Sebastian reports.

Anchorage Daily News, ProPublica win Pulitzer Prize for investigation on sexual violence

Brian Stelter marks World Press Freedom Day and discusses a recent coronavirus-triggered crackdown on reporting in some countries. Katharine Viner, editor-in-chief of the Guardian newspaper, says "whenever there is a shock to the system, governments will try to use that" to limit access and scrutiny, "unless we keep an eye on them."

Tariffs could be back in play. That's bad news for shaky markets

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that there is "enormous evidence" to support the idea that coronavirus originated in a lab in Wuhan, not in a market.

CBS News' Lesley Stahl recovers from Covid-19

Beth Blauer and Dr. Jennifer Nuzzo, two key members of the Johns Hopkins team that is tracking every confirmed coronavirus case, tell Brian Stelter how they do it, what the numbers do and don't reveal, and why people can have confidence in the data, even though it is incomplete. With regards to the death toll, "we may see that the true number is actually larger than what's been reported," Nuzzo says, "not the other way around."

Mail on Sunday handed early court win in Meghan lawsuit

The Mail on Sunday has secured an early win in a lawsuit filed by Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, over the British tabloid's publication of a private letter she sent to her father ahead of her wedding to Prince Harry.

The 'tsunami' of airline job losses has begun in Europe. US carriers could be next

Masks, face shields, temperature screening, social distancing... the future of air travel will look radically different from the past. CNN's Richard Quest looks at how global airlines are changing travel to try and keep people safe in the face of the coronavirus outbreak.

This is the most dangerous place in the grocery store

As restaurants and grocery stores rapidly adjust their business models, CNN's Dianne Gallagher looks at how the coronavirus pandemic has changed the way Americans shop for food.

Americans are hoarding cash: Savings rate hits its highest level since 1981

CNN Business' Christine Romans explains why shrinking GDP in the first quarter is a dire warning for the future of the US economy.

US stock futures inch higher ahead of new unemployment claims numbers: April 30, 2020

NYSE trader Peter Tuchman, AKA Einstein, tells CNN's Alison Kosik about his experience battling Covid-19.

Boeing will cut 16,000 jobs after posting a massive loss

Boeing said it would cut 10% of its workforce and scale back production of the 787 Dreamliner and the 777 after posting a massive first-quarter loss. CNN's Clare Sebastian reports.

America's economy just had its worst quarter since 2008

American GDP growth contracted at an annualized rate of 4.8% in the first three months of 2020 as the coronavirus crisis swept across the world. The economic decline is expected to be worse in the second quarter.

White House economist: Unemployment could hit 20% by June

Kevin Hassett, senior economic adviser to President Trump, says that "by June we're looking at numbers between 16 and 20 percent." He warns the unemployment rate will be "something that we haven't seen since the 1930s."

Analysis: Trump ranted against briefings, but he ultimately just can't help himself

Brian Stelter asks: Why don't they just walk out when they're insulted? ABC White House correspondent Jonathan Karl, author of "Front Row at The Trump Show, says he gets asked that question often. "As reporters, our job is to be there," he says. "The insults don't matter. Who cares?" He says "we are there to try to get the facts and to put the questions to those who are in power in this country."

Meat processors warn of shortages. Here's why they're getting hit so hard

CNN's Jake Tapper speaks to Dianne Gallagher regarding the latest on meat plant closures in the US and the effects this has on livestock and meat production.

Bill Gates explains how the United States can safely ease coronavirus restrictions

Microsoft founder Bill Gates gives his take on the right measures the US needs to implement in order to reopen schools and his "best case" for the US economy.

GM suspends its dividend and share repurchases

CNN's Fred Pleitgen goes inside Volkswagen's plant in Kassel, Germany to see the safety measures the German automaker has put in place so its staff can get back to work during the coronavirus pandemic.

Bill Gates explains how the United States can safely ease coronavirus restrictions

Bill Gates tells Fareed the what he sees as the way forward for re-starting parts of the U.S. economy without risking a huge spike in Covid-19 cases.

Americans confront the coronavirus stress test in very different ways

Brian Stelter shares some of the responses he received from viewers when he said "it's okay not to be okay right now." "No, we're not okay," but that's something we all have in common, one viewer says. "I know in time, we will all be okay, together," another says.

Millions of dads are stuck at home — which could be a game changer for working moms

Millions of dads now working from home may spark the kind of generational change this researcher says could be bigger than World War II.

Nearly three quarters of US senators call on Trump administration to help local news

Senator Angus King explains his proposal for targeted funding towards local journalism during the pandemic. "This is an important part of the national infrastructure," he says. "In a pandemic, information is one of the absolute key resources."

Trump goes into hiding

President Trump unexpectedly leaves the coronavirus task force briefing without answering questions, a day after he asked medical experts to look into the possibility of injecting disinfectant as a treatment for the coronavirus.

Americans are adopting more puppies and Chewy is cashing in

Chewy is benefiting from online shopping, panic buying and rising pet ownership during the coronavirus pandemic. Chewy CEO Sumit Singh tells CNN'S Matt Egan, "demand has remained at elevated levels."

Lysol maker: Please don't drink our cleaning products

Reckitt Benckiser, the company that makes Lysol and Dettol, issued a statement urging people not to consume its cleaning products after President Donald Trump suggested the possibility of injecting disinfectants to protect people from coronavirus.

Lysol maker: Please don't drink our cleaning products

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Anderson Cooper ask FDA commissioner Dr. Stephen Hahn about President Trump's comments regarding the use of ultraviolet light or injections of disinfectant to try to kill coronavirus

DraftKings goes public without many live sports to bet on

Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman (I) says that she wants to reopen the city's casinos, restaurants and entertainment venues for business so people can get back to work. CNN's Anderson Cooper asks her if that's safe given the data about the Covid-19 pandemic.

Las Vegas casinos will not be reopening anytime soon

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak responds to Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman's comments to CNN's Anderson Cooper appearing to offer the city as a control group for coronavirus guidelines.

Las Vegas casinos will not be reopening anytime soon

CNN's Anderson Cooper speaks with Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman about the decision to reopen casinos in her city amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Tyson will close its biggest pork plant after workers call out sick with coronavirus

Waterloo, Iowa Mayor Quentin Hart had called for the Tyson meat processing facility to shut down as the number of Covid-19 cases increased. He tells CNN's Poppy Harlow "it hurts when it feels like your pleas to people falls on deaf ears."

Fox News falls out of love with hydroxychloroquine

A new, unpublished study found that hydroxychloroquine, a drug President Trump has cited as key in fighting coronavirus, has a higher death rate among coronavirus patients compared to those not on the drug.

Fox News falls out of love with hydroxychloroquine

John Oliver takes a deep dive into conservative media pushing misinformation about the coronavirus on "HBO's Last Week Tonight."

Fox News keeps inviting TV doctors on air who say crazy things

TV hosts Dr. Mehmet Oz, Dr. Drew Pinsky and Phil McGraw have all appeared on Fox News and made these misleading claims about coronavirus. Now, all of them are backtracking.

Oil prices turn positive but the market remains 'broken'

WTI, the US benchmark, finished at -$37.63 a barrel on Monday. Producers are paying stockpilers to take barrels off their hands, as the coronavirus crisis saps demand and producers run out of places to store excess crude.

Piers Morgan says his friend President Trump is 'failing the American people'

Piers Morgan, co-host of ITV's "Good Morning Britain" and former CNN host, says "the complacency that the American and British administrations showed in the first few weeks of this crisis has been extremely damaging to both countries' ability to deal with the coronavirus.

A new generation of White House reporters hold Trump accountable

CNN's Dana Bash says President Donald Trump treats female reporters differently than he treats male reporters. Trump lashed out at Weijia Jiang of CBS News during a tense exchange at the daily coronavirus task force briefing.

Shake Shack, Ruth's Chris and other chain restaurants got big PPP loans when small businesses couldn't

Randy Garutti, CEO of Shake Shack, explains why his company is giving back the $10M emergency government loan and says the program must change to help all restaurants and small businesses that need it most. He says they took the loan initially as an "opportunity to keep as many of our team members off the unemployment line as possible."

A new generation of White House reporters hold Trump accountable

Brian Stelter says some of the most revealing exchanges at recent White House briefings have been prompted by a new generation of correspondents. McClatchy's Francesca Chambers says her job "is to be able to get information and answers on behalf of people who can't be in the room." CNN's Kaitlan Collins says people are watching the briefings "not because they want to see the president's feuds with reporters," but because "they want to get information about the outbreak."

"It's OK to not be OK right now." A month of grief, worry and frustration

CNN's Brian Stelter describes dealing with the emotions caused by covering the fallout of the coronavirus pandemic.

Shake Shack returns $10 million emergency loan to the US government

Shake Shack CEO Randy Garutti said the company gave back the $10M loan it received once it became apparent the program was underfunded and not set up for everyone to win.

Piers Morgan says his friend President Trump is 'failing the American people'

Former CNN host Piers Morgan tells CNN's Brian Stelter what advice he has for his friend Donald Trump regarding handling the coronavirus pandemic.

Why dairy farmers across America are dumping their milk

Some dairy farmers say they are being forced to dump milk since demand has shrunk during the coronavirus pandemic.

Stocks are soaring on a potential coronavirus treatment. But it's not a silver bullet

Investors are excited about Gilead's potential Covid-19 treatment, but CNN Senior Medical Correspondent Elizabeth Cohen explains why the trials for remdesivir are not yet conclusive.

During a national emergency, Trump clings to his television home, Fox News

President Donald Trump inaccurately declared, at a White House coronavirus briefing, that some states do not have "any problem" with the outbreak, minimizing the situation even in the least-affected states. CNN's Daniel Dale sets the record straight.

China could emerge from the pandemic even stronger

In total, around 22 million people, or 13.5% of the labor force, have filed first-time jobless claims since mid-March. CNN's Julia Chatterley reports.

Elon Musk's promised ventilators never delivered to California hospitals, governor's office says

A 3D-printer factory in China is ramping up production as some US families are using the printers to create tools hospitals need to treat coronavirus patients. CNN's David Culver reports.

22 million Americans have filed for unemployment benefits in the last four weeks

CNN's Jon Sarlin talks with two recently laid off workers who have been unable to file for unemployment benefits.

Global stocks are mixed as dire economic warnings pile up

Stifel Financial Chief Economist Lindsey Piegza says a V-shaped economic recovery in the fall may be unrealistic.

Bill Gates says Trump's decision to halt WHO funding is 'as dangerous as it sounds'

Melinda Gates says the World Health Organization is "fundamental" to working "on a coordinated response as a global community" to the coronavirus pandemic.

Global stocks retreat as China cuts a key lending rate. Oil sinks below $20

Trump may harbor "grandeur delusions about heroism," but his words matter because "there are a lot of governors looking to him" to make decisions about easing the shutdown, Elaina Plott says. Nicholas Kristof agrees: "What he says really matters," and if Trump "puts his backing behind continued social distancing that does indeed save lives."

Americans hold the key to reopening the economy

Gary Cohn, former economic adviser to President Trump, said getting money to small business owners has moved from a legislation problem, as the money is allocated, to an execution problem.

Farmers are throwing out food that could go to food banks. American Farm Bureau and Feeding America want to change that

CNN's Don Lemon talks to Paul Allen, co-owner of R.C. Hatton Farms, about why some farmers are destroying their crops and dumping fresh milk despite the skyrocketing demand at food banks across the country.

Trump rips from episode of Hannity's show for propaganda video

CNN's Erin Burnett and John King fact-check President Trump's assertions from the White House coronavirus task force briefing.

What investors can learn from bank earnings

The temporary shutdown of a major pork plant due to coronavirus has amplified concerns over the US food supply, but experts say it's not time to panic. CNN's Dianne Gallagher reports.

Propaganda on full display at Trump's latest coronavirus task force briefing

CNN's Brian Stelter says President Donald Trump is attacking the media and focused on the past instead of fighting against Covid-19 in the present.

'GMA' anchor George Stephanopoulos has been diagnosed with coronavirus

ABC News anchor George Stephanopoulos announced that he has tested positive for Covid-19.

US stocks futures up as investors prepare for coronavirus-upended earnings season

Saudi Arabia and Russia have struck a deal with other major oil producing nations to slash production by 9.7 million barrels a day in May and June. It is the deepest cut ever agreed to by the world's oil producers.. CNN's John Defterios reports.

Stanley Chera, New York real estate mogul and Trump friend, has died of coronavirus complications

Stanley Chera, the prominent New York City real estate developer and Republican donor, has died of complications related to Covid-19, a source close to Chera confirmed to CNN.

A special 'Sesame Street,' a solo performance by Andrea Bocelli, and other flashes of good news amid the pandemic

CNN's Brian Stelter examines how President Donald Trump tries to shape the country's coronavirus narrative during the White House coronavirus task force briefings.

Meat plants are closing. But you don't have to panic shop just yet

CNN's Don Lemon talks to Paul Allen, co-owner of R.C. Hatton Farms, about why some farmers are destroying their crops and dumping fresh milk despite the skyrocketing demand at food banks across the country.

Oil prices move higher after OPEC+ deal, while global stocks slump ahead of a big week for data

In a tweet, the Internal Revenue Service announced that the first economic stimulus checks have been deposited into US bank accounts. CNN's Christine Romans has more on what the move means for the American public.

S&P 500 logs best week since 1974: April 9, 2020

The central bank announced a new $2.3 trillion round of loans that include even more support for small businesses and consumers — and, for the first time, for states, cities and municipalities, too.

Another 6.6 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week

Another 6.6 million people filed for unemployment benefits in the week ending April 4. Altogether, more than 16 million Americans have sought aid in the form of jobless benefits in just the prior three weeks alone.

What Fox News' silence about 'Diamond & Silk' says about the network

CNN's Christiane Amanpour and NYT opinion columnist Kara Swisher discuss Fox News' role in spreading misinformation about the coronavirus.

Here's how many people watched 'Tiger King' on Netflix

Netflix's bizarre new series follows eccentric private zoo owner Joe Exotic and his menagerie of big cats. Here's how it became a massive hit.

Global stocks move higher ahead of crucial OPEC meeting

J.P. Morgan Asset Management strategist Samantha Azzarello discusses where the bottom for stocks might be and how to adjust your portfolio accordingly.

McDonald's sales have plunged because of coronavirus

Illinois state comptroller Susana Mendoza described her state's race to get medical supplies during the coronavirus pandemic, comparing it to the "wild-wild west."

Five Barnes & Noble workers were diagnosed with coronavirus in New Jersey

Footwear brand Crocs donates 10,000 shoes a day, medical apparel retailer Figs gives away 30,000 scrubs and a DC restaurant hands out free pizza to healthcare workers.

'What Day Is It?' and other ways media companies are getting creative amid the pandemic

John Krasinski and Emily Blunt surprise a 9-year-old girl who had tickets to see "Hamilton" before it was canceled with Lin-Manuel Miranda and had the cast sing her favorite song on a Zoom call.

Dow set to soar 700 points: April 7, 2020

OPEC and Russia postponed a meeting that could end a price war and reduce a supply glut that has driven oil futures to their lowest in decades. CNN's Julia Chatterley reports on the turmoil in energy markets.

Stelter: Federal response to pandemic is a 9/11-level failure

CNN's Brian Stelter pushes back on multiple claims made by President Trump during his coronavirus task force briefings.

Here's what America's oil CEOs discussed with Trump

OPEC will meet with Russia and other oil producers in the hope of agreeing to production cuts and ending a brutal price war. CNN's John Defterios reports.

The US economy lost 701,000 jobs in March — worst report since 2009

The US economy lost 701,000 jobs in March. That doesn't reflect the past two weeks of layoffs. CNN's Christine Romans reports.

Even in the coronavirus pandemic, the Japanese won't work from home until Shinzo Abe makes them

The infection control specialist who sounded the alarm about failures on the Diamond Princess cruise ship warns Tokyo could become "the next New York" if the Japanese capital does not make drastic changes to its coronavirus strategy. CNN's Will Ripley reports.

Chris Cuomo shares covid-19 experience: 'The beast comes at night'

CNN's Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta speak to Chris Cuomo about his coronavirus symptoms and how he's been coping at home with the illness.

Disney furloughs employees 'whose jobs aren't necessary at this time'

Almost ten million Americans have filed for unemployment benefits in the past two weeks, as businesses continue to lay off and furlough workers amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Stocks slip after record unemployment claims: April 2, 2020

Covid-19 has sent the global economy into a downward spiral. CNN Business' Christine Romans explains three scenarios of what recovery could look like.

'Complete waste of time.' UK media slam government coronavirus briefings

The UK will open the doors this week on what could soon be the biggest intensive care unit in the country. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports from east London.

This is no April Fool's. British American Tobacco is trying to make a coronavirus vaccine

During the outbreak in China, one U.S. pharma company doubled the price of a potential treatment. Gerald Posner, author of "Pharma," warns of the dangers of companies exploiting the cost of a much-needed solution to the worldwide pandemic.

The $94 billion fitness industry is reinventing itself as Covid-19 spreads

Live streaming classes. Virtual personal training. The $94 billion fitness industry is adapting to the new realities of social distancing to combat Covid-19. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19.

CNN anchor Chris Cuomo diagnosed with coronavirus; he will continue working from home

CNN's Chris Cuomo talks with Dr. Sanjay Gupta about what it's like to be diagnosed with coronavirus.

The doctor will see you now...in your living room

The rush is on to build emergency field hospitals across the country in anticipation of coronavirus patients onslaught. CNN's Brian Todd reports how hospitals are using creative ingenuity in the face of dire shortages.

It will be a devastating week for the US economy. There is no playbook -- and stimulus must come fast

CNN Business' Christine Romans explains the government and private options available to those struggling to make mortgage or rent payments during the coronavirus pandemic.

Asia markets, Dow futures fall after the index finishes its worst month since October 2008

Many small businesses, who employ almost half of the American workforce, are on the brink of losing it all. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.

CNN anchor Chris Cuomo diagnosed with coronavirus; he will continue working from home

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo addressed the news that his brother and CNN anchor Chris Cuomo tested positive for coronavirus saying "there is a lesson in this."

The coronavirus pandemic could push 11 million people in Asia into poverty, World Bank warns

US crude dipped below $20 a barrel as the coronavirus continues to hurt energy demand. CNN's John Defterios reports.

Workers on the front lines risk their health to give America essential goods

Delivery workers and grocers, deemed critical by the government, risk exposure during the coronavirus pandemic. Companies like UPS and FreshDirect say they are following CDC and WHO guidelines for social distancing and hygiene protocols. CNN's Vanessa Yurkevich reports.

Is the worst over for markets? Wall Street can't decide

Small business owners, food truck chefs and more. Hear from workers who are struggling to make ends meet in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

As coronavirus death toll rises, Trump focuses on a different set of numbers: TV ratings

Brian Stelter looks at the commonalities among newspapers across America "from Honolulu to Waterloo, Tuscaloosa to Chattanooga." He says front page stories show the rapid spread of Covid-19 and how communities are mobilizing in response. The front pages are focused on the heroism of health care workers, not comments made by politicians.

Trump in crisis mode uses Hannity interview to attack the media and Democratic governors

Some Fox News hosts have accused other media outlets of politicizing coronavirus and creating unnecessary panic. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

Coronavirus has plunged the world into a recession, according to S&P

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, CNN Business' Christine Romans explains why a recession is a real possibility. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

Global stocks lose momentum after a three-day rally on Wall Street

From ancient times to the modern day, gold has been an enduring symbol of wealth. That's why when markets go haywire, many investors turn to gold as a safe haven. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

European stocks falter as bounce on Wall Street fades

When stocks fall 20% from recent highs, it's officially a bear market. CNN Business' Christine Romans examines how bears have fared on Wall Street historically. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

Movie theater stocks soar after industry asks Congress for government aid

Hollywood studios are postponing releases and halting production of major franchise movies like "The Matrix 4," "The Batman" and "Mission Impossible 7." Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

Bill Ackman: Shut down the economy for a month

CNN Business' Christine Romans explains the difference between a recession and a depression, and the likelihood of the first depression since 1929. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

FDIC calls on Newsmax to stop publishing and correct 'misleading ads' from precious metals trader

Coronavirus has put the US economy on pause. CNN's Christine Romans explains the resulting economic chaos. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

How the Fox News presidency has politicized a national health crisis

From previously downplaying risks and accusing the media of fearmongering, Fox News has taken a very different tone towards the coronavirus in recent days. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

Why Walmart is seeing a rise in sales for tops, but not bottoms during the coronavirus crisis

CNN's Anna Stewart has the tips you need to work from your new office -- whether it's your kitchen or your couch -- while in lockdown. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

Coronavirus is crushing New York City's bar scene and its workers

When New York City shut down bars and restaurants to control the coronavirus pandemic, hundreds of thousands of workers and freelancers lost their incomes. Hear their stories. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

This small island chain is leading the way on hydrogen power

The Orkney islands in far northern Scotland use excess wind power to produce the zero carbon fuel.

This Michelin-starred restaurant was closed by coronavirus. Now it's feeding vulnerable people

As the number of Americans filing for unemployment rises to 3.3 million, business owners open up about their struggles trying to stay afloat during the coronavirus pandemic. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.

Why CEOs are giving up their salaries during the coronavirus crisis

CNN's Brian Todd reports on how much money you could get from the $2 trillion stimulus package passed by the Senate that could provide a jolt to an economy reeling from the coronavirus pandemic.

The $2 trillion stimulus will slam the mortgage industry -- unless the Fed comes to the rescue

A record number of Americans filed for their first week of unemployment benefits, as businesses shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic. CNN's Christine Romans reports.

Crocs donating its shoes to healthcare workers

Dr. Rodrigo Kong and Dr. Jeanne Marrazzo react to a photo of New York City nurses using garbage bags as personal protective equipment.

Ariel Emanuel restructures Endeavor to 'protect the business' amid coronavirus crisis

Lawmakers reached a deal on a $2-trillion stimulus bill to support America's economy amid the coronavirus pandemic. CNN's Christine Romans explains how it will help unemployed Americans and small businesses.

Fox News anchors fail to challenge Trump as he misleads during coronavirus town hall

President Donald Trump appeared on a Fox News town hall, where he made inaccurate statements about the coronavirus. CNN's Daniel Dale fact-checks the President's claims.

How the Fox News presidency has politicized a national health crisis

President Donald Trump said he wants the nation "opened up and just raring to go by Easter." Infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci gives his take at the coronavirus task force briefing.

A $2 trillion boost from Congress is a good start. Expect more

CNN's Julia Chatterley previews the $2 trillion stimulus bill struck by the White House and Senate in a historic deal to help the economy during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Ford is working with 3M and GE to make respirators and ventilators

James Hackett, president and CEO of Ford, says in order to scale up production, the company is coordinating with other businesses to make ventilators needed in the fight against coronavirus.

What postponing the Summer Olympics means for NBC

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics have officially been postponed to no "later than summer 2021" due to the fallout from the global coronavirus pandemic. The decision affects Japan in more ways than one.

There's a simple way Apple and other companies can help the economy

The former Democratic candidate says the government must not bail out stock holders at the expense of working people.

Fox News hosts eye shutdown end as Trump says 'cure' can't be worse than 'problem'

Former Fox News contributor Julie Roginsky tells CNN's Brian Stelter that the network is continuing "to put people at risk" by downplaying the risks of the coronavirus pandemic.

Millions of gig economy workers need help now to make coronavirus lockdowns work

The UK is banning people from leaving their homes apart from for a few "very limited" reasons, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced, as he imposed the most stringent restrictions seen in Britain since the end of World War II.

The US is running two races against coronavirus. It has to win both

AT&T chairman and CEO Randall Stephenson tells Brian Stelter that America's investments in communication infrastructure are paying off "during a time of national crisis like this." In an interview with Brian Stelter, he likens this crisis to World War II and says that "everybody needs to step up and do their part." AT&T owns CNN, and Stephenson says the press is a "vital" part of the response to the pandemic.

NBC News staffers fire back at Trump, call his attack on reporter 'outrageous' and 'absolutely nuts'

President Trump gets into a heated exchange after NBC reporter Peter Alexander asks him what he wants to say to scared Americans during a coronavirus press briefing.

Global markets sink despite Fed's promise of unlimited support for the economy

After a Senate vote failed to advance a stimulus relief package, CNN's Christine Romans discusses the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on the economy and workers who are facing massive layoffs.

Fed takes emergency action to stave off a depression

James Bullard, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, discusses the Federal Reserve's "planned temporary shutdown of the US economy" in response to the coronavirus crisis.

Coming soon: At least $1.7 trillion in government stimulus to help sick economies

Weekly jobless claims in the United States spiked as the coronavirus pandemic is costing many people their jobs. CNN's Christine Romans says it's moved from a "stock market crash to a job market crash."

How America can fight back in the oil war with Russia and Saudi Arabia

CNN's John Defterios breaks down how the Unites States, Russia and Saudi Arabia are dealing with the collapse of oil prices.

Governments are pumping trillions into their economies. But some people could still be left out

Small businesses in Spain are feeling the effects of an economy shutdown over coronavirus concerns. CNN's Al Goodman reports from one neighborhood in Madrid.

Hair salons, tattoo parlors and other beauty shops ordered to close indefinitely in four states

All workers in non-essential businesses across New York state are required to stay home in an effort to combat the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced at a press conference.

Bed Bath & Beyond, under pressure from employees, will temporarily close more than half its stores

Bed Bath & Beyond is in dire straits: sales have tumbled and it has failed to keep up with other retailers online. But can it turn things around?

These grocery store chains have special hours for older Americans

President and CEO of Land O'Lakes Beth Ford says food production in the US is sound but warns of distribution issues.

Goldman Sachs predicts 2.25 million Americans filed initial unemployment claims this week, the highest on record

Former White House economist Kevin Hassett tells CNN's Poppy Harlow that the coronavirus could spark another Great Depression. He also says the April jobs report will be "the worst jobs number you ever saw."

US stocks set to tumble again: March 19, 2020

The New York Stock Exchange is closing its trading floor amid the coronavirus pandemic, however the market will stay open through electronic trading. CNN's Richard Quest has the details.

GM, Ford and other automakers to halt production in the US

CNN's John Avlon shows how bad actors are exploiting novel coronavirus fears with scams and conspiracy theories, and offers advice on how to stay smart during the pandemic.

European brewers and distillers switch production from booze to hand sanitizer

It's become a familiar sight around the world: empty pharmacy shelves. Boots, the largest UK pharmacy chain, says the demand is unlike anything they've ever seen. CNN's Nina dos Santos has the latest.

Dr. Sanjay Gupta urges Americans to stay home: 'We're in this together'

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Jake Tapper discuss what you should be doing to make sure you don't contract or spread novel coronavirus. Dr. Gupta recommends that you act like you have the virus to help you take proper measures.

Restaurant shutdowns are putting millions of jobs at risk, according to new report

Health care and consumer industry groups are worried the supply chain could break down as more Americans stay home or fall ill, leaving fewer workers able to make, process, pack and deliver. CNN's Martin Savidge reports.

Disney postpones Marvel's 'Black Widow' because of the coronavirus outbreak

Director for the National Institue of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony Fauci explains how long it might take for the public know if the efforts to combat the novel coronavirus pandemic are having an effect.

European countries are writing blank checks to save their economies from coronavirus

CNN's Vanessa Yurkevich talks to small business owners who are suffering from the economic fallout of coronavirus.

Some grocery stores are offering 'elderly hours' to help protect older shoppers

CNN's Brianna Keilar speaks to a woman whose actions went viral after she stopped to help a tearful elderly couple grocery shop.

ESPN shares what it plans to air instead of sports

Tom Brady, widely regarded as the greatest quarterback in history, has said he will not be re-signing with the New England Patriots, ending one of the most successful partnerships in sports.

US airline industry seeks about $50 billion in federal help

US airlines are requesting an aid package from the federal government that could amount to about $50 billion due to the coronavirus, according to industry group Airlines for America.

More than half of American jobs are at risk because of coronavirus

Former White House economist Kevin Hassett tells CNN's Poppy Harlow "odds of a global recession are close to 100% right now."

Asia stocks swing while US futures climb after Monday's historic declines

NYSE President Stacey Cunningham says they have the ability to shut the trading floor if necessary but have put precautions in place to keep traders and workers safe.

Goldman Sachs warns US stocks could plunge another 16% before rapidly recovering

Allianz Chief Economic Adviser Mohamed El-Erian argues the Fed should have focused on relieving market failures.

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