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Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

NYC Cafes and restaurants try and survive the pandemic

Not every business has been able to stay afloat.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Economists say the US needs a bold, generous fiscal response. Congress is likely to disappoint. 

Over 150 of the nation's top economists penned an open letter calling for “immediate, bold action” to get ahead of the country's coronavirus-induced economic plunge.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Proximity sensors and hygiene stations are the “new normal”

It's recommended that Brooklyn's New Lab employees wear a proximity sensor, which is locked into a chest harness.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

 Tour ticket vendors miss the hustle and bustle of Times Square

With no tourists in sight, these two ticket vendors have been out of a jobs.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Corporate bankruptcy: ‘A story that’s not going away’

A pullback in consumer spending has hit retail stores hard.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

China’s Airline Industry Aims to Lure Back Passengers with Unlimited Flight Pass

The campaign, called “Wild Your Weekends,” offers passengers unlimited weekend trips throughout China by the end of 2020 for 3,322 yuan (approximately $473).

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

US corporate debt soars during coronavirus outbreak

A total of  724 businesses filed for bankruptcy in May, up 48 % as compared to the same month in 2019, said a report by legal-services firm Epiq Global.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

The Hair Room reopens

The Jersey City hair salon reopened this week after a three month shutdown.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

A second wave of the coronavirus creates travel woes in Beijing

A second wave of COVID-19 has hit Beijing.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Backyard music lessons

As long as the Seattle weather permits she plans to continue this way, leaving a hand sanitizer pump at the student’s piano and wiping down instruments after each lesson.