Texas governor warns tough actions will be needed if coronavirus spikes more

Texas governor warns tough actions will be needed if coronavirus spikes more

Texas Governor Greg Abbott announces the US Army Corps of Engineers and the state are putting up a 250-bed field hospital at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in downtown Dallas during a press conference at the Texas State Capitol March 29, 2020 in Austin, Texas. Tom Fox | Getty Images Texas Gov. Greg Abbott […]
Soccer pay cap needed to help English clubs survive the pandemic

Soccer pay cap needed to help English clubs survive the pandemic

A Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United, who are currently top of the league, and Huddersfield Town at Elland Road on March 07, 2020 in Leeds, England. John Early/Getty Images Capping soccer players’ pay would help bolster English clubs that were...
NYC warns tighter restrictions may be needed

NYC warns tighter restrictions may be needed

This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. All times below are in Eastern time. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks.  Global cases: More than 1,490,790 Global deaths: At least 88,982 US cases:...
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%,...