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US suffers biggest job losses in history amid coronavirus

US suffers biggest job losses in history amid coronavirus

With shops and factories closed nationwide due to the coronavirus pandemic, nearly all of the jobs created in the US economy in the last decade were wiped out in a single month.

US coronavirus toll exceeds 50,000: Johns Hopkins

US coronavirus toll exceeds 50,000: Johns Hopkins

The US death toll from the coronavirus pandemic surpassed 50,000 on Friday, according to a running tally by Johns Hopkins University.

Key US coronavirus death projection revised down to 60,000

Key US coronavirus death projection revised down to 60,000

Some 60,000 Americans could die in the coronavirus pandemic, a university model often cited by US and state policymakers projected on Wednesday, a 26% reduction in its most recent forecast death toll.

US enters 'hardest, saddest' week in coronavirus crisis

US enters 'hardest, saddest' week in coronavirus crisis

The United States enters one of the most critical weeks so far in the coronavirus crisis with the death toll exploding in New York, Michigan and Louisiana

As US virus cases exceed 100,000, doctors decry scarcity of drugs and equipment

As US virus cases exceed 100,000, doctors decry scarcity of drugs and equipment

Doctors and nurses on the front lines of the US coronavirus crisis pleaded on Friday for more protective gear and equipment to treat waves of patients expected to overwhelm hospitals as the sum

Number of US coronavirus cases of unknown origin climbs to four

Number of US coronavirus cases of unknown origin climbs to four

US public health officials said they have identified four "presumptive" coronavirus cases believed to have emerged from community transmission of the infection

Trump administration defends coronavirus response from rising criticism

Trump administration defends coronavirus response from rising criticism

The Trump administration on Friday sought to reassure Americans that it was responding to the threat of a US coronavirus outbreak, as the flu-like illness spread to more countries and stock markets dropped sharply again.