Oxford study boosts treatment hopes, market as some states rethink reopening plans

A study by the University of Oxford has yielded promising results for a generic steroid that can reduce the risk of death among hospitalized coronavirus patients, a development that added to bullish sentiment on Wall Street Tuesday as investors increasingly price in a sharp rebound. Observers are eager for good news in a world where […]

Reopening amid coronavirus is ‘going reasonably well’

As all U.S. states begin to reopen, the country seeks to restore jobs for the tens of millions newly unemployed but a spike in coronavirus cases in some major U.S. states has raised fear of a second wave of the virus. In a newly released interview, taped on Tuesday,...

New York City targets June 8 reopening date, marking a milestone

New York City on Friday was poised to mark a major milestone in the global coronavirus crisis, with the city targeting June 8 to join other regions in relaxing the restrictions that have throttled the world’s largest economy. Up until very recently, the Big Apple was...