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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: At least 1,181,825Global deaths: At least 63,902US cases: At least 300,915US deaths: At least...
DUBAI/MOSCOW (Reuters) - OPEC and Russia have postponed a Monday meeting to discuss oil output cuts until April 9, OPEC sources said on Saturday, as a dispute between Moscow and Saudi Arabia over who is to blame for plunging crude prices intensified. FILE PHOTO: Saudi Arabia's Minister of...
A brand that has been in the public eye amid the coronavirus pandemic due to its name announced this week that it is temporarily halting operations. The production of Corona beer is now suspended as it is considered a "non-essential business."  Grupo Modelo, the company that produces Corona beer,...
Funerals are seeing big changes amid the coronavirus outbreakBy SARAH BLAKE MORGAN Associated PressApril 4, 2020, 5:31 PM5 min read5 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleLEXINGTON, S.C. -- No one stands in line to embrace the widow and share memories of her husband of 50 years....
John Maley’s 28,000-acre ranch sits on the eastern edge of Steens Mountain Wilderness, a sprawling high desert in a remote corner of southeastern Oregon that’s thick in season with sagebrush, juniper and mountain mahogany.Here, “social distancing” isn’t lifesaving advice during a pandemic. It’s a way of life.“You don’t...
A shopper and cashier both wear masks, gloves and the cashier also has on a plastic visor at the checkout station Pat's Farms grocery store on March 31, 2020 in Merrick, New York.Al Bello | Getty ImagesWith most Americans living under-stay-home orders during the coronavirus pandemic, trips to...
DUBAI/MOSCOW (Reuters) - OPEC and Russia have postponed a meeting planned for Monday until later next week, OPEC sources said on Saturday, as a row intensified between Moscow and Saudi Arabia over who is to blame for plunging oil prices. FILE PHOTO: Saudi Arabia's Minister of Energy Prince...
Saudi Arabia has sharply criticized Russia over what it described as Moscow blaming the kingdom for the collapse in global energy pricesBy JON GAMBRELL Associated PressApril 4, 2020, 4:39 AM3 min read3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleDUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Saudi Arabia sharply criticized...
A South Korean woman wears a mask while she prays at the Jogyesa Temple on April 3, 2020 in Seoul, South Korea. South Korea has called for expanded public participation in social distancing, as the country witnesses a wave of community spread and imported infections leading to a...
WASHINGTON — The Small Business Administration doled out tens of millions of dollars in contracts in recent days — including $50 million for a contract linked to the firm of a friend and donor to President Trump — to help it deal with the deluge of loan applications...