Wall Street favors bailout plan; ‘total lockdown’ still needed

Wall Street favors bailout plan; ‘total lockdown’ still needed

Wall Street showed it “has faith” in the sweeping stimulus bill that’s pending passage in the U.S. Senate, but the plan does not resolve the health crisis at hand, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Wednesday. The Dow Jones rose about 495 points, or 2.39%, to 21,200.55, the S&P 500 rallied 1.15% to 2,475.56 — the first two-day […]
Futures point to gains at the open, building on two-day rally

Futures point to gains at the open, building on two-day rally

U.S. stock futures moved modestly higher in early trading and pointed to gains at the open on Thursday, building on recent strength in the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500. The two indexes have just posted their first back-to-back gains since February....
New York hospitals battle outbreak

New York hospitals battle outbreak

People line up to get a test at Elmhurst Hospital due to coronavirus outbreak on March 24, 2020 in Queens, New York, United States. There are now more than 35,000 cases of COVID-19 in the United States as governments scramble to contain the spread. Eduardo Munoz...
Idaho Gov. Brad Little issues ‘stay home’ order

Idaho Gov. Brad Little issues ‘stay home’ order

A growing number of states in the U.S. are implementing new restrictions to help stop the spread of the coronavirus outbreak.  Eighteen states have stay-at-home orders or advisories and have closed nonessential businesses. Six states and Washington, D.C. have...