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Jobless Americans to see extra payments as soon as this week

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Americans who have lost their jobs due to the coronavirus outbreak will start getting enhanced jobless benefits as soon as this week as states deploy hundreds of billions of dollars in federal aid, state officials said on Tuesday. Con…

Twitter’s Dorsey sets up $1B fund; consumers get some breaks

The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Tuesday related to the global economy, the work place and the spread of the virus. ___________ CUSTOMERS FIRST: The pandemic is sap…

Airbnb Paying More Than 10% Interest on $1 Billion Financing Announced Monday

Airbnb Inc. agreed to pay its new investors interest at a rate of more than 10% and to strengthen its leadership, in return for the $1 billion in additional funding announced Monday, according to people familiar with the matter. The investors will also get w…

Fortified pantries and a plastic comeback: Predictions on post-pandemic design

Fortified pantries and a plastic comeback: Predictions on post-pandemic design

What the U.S. can do to remedy the coronavirus PPE crisis

What the U.S. can do to remedy the coronavirus PPE crisis

Airbnb gets a $1 billion lifeline

Airbnb gets a $1 billion lifeline

‘It’s not fancy, but it works’: Mississippi doctor uses garden hose, lamp timer and electronic valve to create makeshift ventilators

Dr. Charles Robertson, an anesthesiologist at UMMC, demonstrates the new ventilator he developed as an emergency backup. Mississippi Clarion Ledger JACKSON, Miss.  As states across the country beg for ventilators to help patients suffering with respiratory …

U.S. stock futures rise after Wall Street’s latest rally

U.S. stock index futures gave up early-session gains and retreated late Monday, following a rally on Wall Street stoked by hope that the coronavirus pandemic may stabilize soon. As of 10:30 p.m. Eastern, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YM00, -0.24% …