Stocks fall as coronavirus cases jump in some states

Stock futures ticked down Wednesday evening, adding to losses from the regular session. The S&P 500 and Dow snapped a three-day winning streak by market close, with concerns over a jump in coronavirus cases in some major states contributing to declines. However, big tech shares continued to climb and added to their run of outperformance, […]

States struggle to balance reopening with creeping rise in cases

A patchwork approach among states to curb the unchecked coronavirus outbreak raised new concerns among public health experts, as the pandemic heaps pressure on the drug industry to meet lofty expectations surrounding effective treatments. Globally, deaths on Wednesday...

These 5 states are showing early signs of a job market recovery

The number of jobs lost due to the coronavirus shutdown continue to mount, with the latest weekly total of Americans applying for unemployment benefits coming in above 1.5 million, yet again. The latest swath of applications brings the total amount of jobless claims...