Live Coronavirus News Updates: Unemployment Soars Live Coronavirus News Updates: Unemployment Soars

The Senate is set to consider billions in additional funding for small businesses. 6.6 million U.S. workers joined the jobless rolls last week. The virus is ravaging the Navajo Nation.

yesterday, 15:34
Why ‘Tiger King’ Is Not ‘Blackfish’ for Big Cats Why ‘Tiger King’ Is Not ‘Blackfish’ for Big Cats

Critics say the popular Netflix series and its directors lost sight of the conservation and animal welfare problems at the heart of the story of Joe Exotic.

yesterday, 20:35
Early String Ties Us to Neanderthals Early String Ties Us to Neanderthals

A 50,000-year-old fragment of cord hints at the cognitive abilities of our ancient hominid cousins.

yesterday, 17:00
Should Young Children Wear Masks? Should Young Children Wear Masks?

There’s no one easy answer, but experts agree that the main reason to give a child a mask is to avoid infecting others.

yesterday, 20:25
Iceland’s Coronavirus Tes Has Skeptics, but It May Be Working Iceland’s Coronavirus Tes Has Skeptics, but It May Be Working

Critics say the Nordic island country should also have closed all of its schools and stopped tourism. But the government says it believes that new cases have peaked.

yesterday, 20:17
Cities Widely Ignore Federal Flood Protection Rules, With Few Penalties Cities Widely Ignore Federal Flood Protection Rules, With Few Penalties

Cities and towns nationwide are failing to properly restrict construction in flood zones, an analysis for The Times found, violating taxpayer-subsidized insurance rules.

yesterday, 18:50
Animal Viruses Are Jumping to Humans. Forest Loss Makes It Easier. Animal Viruses Are Jumping to Humans. Forest Loss Makes It Easier.

New research from Stanford University holds lessons for a world reeling from the coronavirus and searching for ways to avert the next global pandemic.

yesterday, 17:49
In the Race for Coronavirus Drugs, This Scientist Urges a Slower Pace In the Race for Coronavirus Drugs, This Scientist Urges a Slower Pace

Taking an experimental drug can be worse than taking nothing at all, warns Dr. Andre Kalil: “You are treating emotion.”

yesterday, 19:45
Coronavirus in the USA: Live Updates Coronavirus in the USA: Live Updates

16 million U.S. workers filed for jobless benefits in the last three weeks. A principal investigator in a federal clinical trial of antiviral drugs urges caution.

yesterday, 20:38
Boris Johnson Is Moved Out of Intensive Care: Live International Tracker Boris Johnson Is Moved Out of Intensive Care: Live International Tracker

Oil prices gyrated on hopes for a deal to cut output, while European finance ministers tried to agree on emergency spending. Botswana’s entire Parliament was ordered to quarantine, and Palestinians fear a coming storm.

yesterday, 20:36