By TRISH TURNER and ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell revealed Tuesday morning that Senate Republicans plan to support another round of stimulus checks -- or “direct payments” -- to Americans in their next coronavirus relief... Read More.
By BECKY WORLEY, ANTHONY KANE, ROBYN WEIL and ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As more states make wearing face coverings in public mandatory, many wonder if masks with filters are more effective."Any cloth mask is going... Read More.
BY: BENJAMIN SIEGEL AND JOSH MARGOLIN, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Dr. Sandra Fryhofer had so much trouble finding surgical gowns and masks for her Atlanta office several weeks ago that she said she was forced to rely on her patients for help. "One... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Another 1.3 million U.S. workers filed for unemployment insurance last week, the Department of Labor said Thursday. While the new jobless claims have leveled off some since peaking at 6.9 million in... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 544,000 people worldwide.Over 11.8 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The unemployment rate in the U.S. fell slightly to 11.1% in June, according to data released Thursday by the Department of Labor. Meanwhile, another 1.4 million workers filed for unemployment insurance in the last... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Another 1.48 million U.S. workers filed jobless claims last week, the Department of Labor said Thursday. While new weekly unemployment filings have been slowly decreasing since peaking in late March, they have... Read More.
By EVAN MCMURRY, ABC NEWS(WASHINGTON) -- Twitter has placed a "public interest" notice on President Trump's tweet threatening "serious force" against protesters outside the White House.The "public interest" notice is used by the platform when "it may be... Read More.