Stimulus package: White House, Senate reach historic $2 trillion deal amid growing coronavirus fears

Stimulus package: White House, Senate reach historic $2 trillion deal amid growing coronavirus fears

“Ladies and gentleman, we are done,” White House legislative affairs director Eric Ueland said right before 1 a.m. after leaving Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s office following negotiations that have gone around the clock since last Friday. “We have a deal.” McConnell formally announced the agreement on the Senate floor, saying, “At last, we have […]

Movie Ticket Sales Fall to Historic Low

Movie Ticket Sales Fall to Historic Low

LOS ANGELES — Here is all you need to know about the mind-sets of moviegoers as the coronavirus pandemic intensifies: God beat a superhero at the weekend box office.Seemingly every aspect of American life has been disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic, and the weekend...
Oil and stock futures rise after historic rout

Oil and stock futures rise after historic rout

Oil prices and US stock futures rebounded from a momentous sell-off a day earlier as investors bet that policymakers would come to the rescue with new stimulus measures to soften the economic blow from coronavirus.Despite fears of an oil price war, coronavirus...