Coronavirus live updates: China reports 11 new cases and no deaths; Hong Kong will extend social restrictions

China reported 11 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus as of April 20. There were no deaths for the sixth straight day, according to the country’s National Health Commission. Health and Science SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your … Read more…

Trump administration shuttered pandemic monitoring program, then scrambled to extend it

As early indications of China’s coronavirus outbreak emerged in late December, the Trump administration notified Congress it would still follow through with its plan to shutter a US Agency for International Development surveillance program tasked with detecting new, potentially dangerous … Read more…

Supreme Court blocks plan to extend absentee voting in Wisconsin’s spring primary amid coronavirus pandemic

Subscribe to Outbreak, a daily newsletter roundup of stories on the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on global business. It’s free to get it in your inbox. Voters in Wisconsin will likely face a choice on Tuesday of participating in … Read more…

Joe Biden sweeps the night and wins Florida, Illinois and Arizona to extend his delegate lead over Bernie Sanders

Voters in Arizona, Florida and Illinois went to the polls Tuesday at a time when state and local officials are clearly conflicted about the ethics of asking Americans to leave their homes as many are anxious and self-isolating in an … Read more…

US to extend license allowing its companies to continue business with Huawei, report says

The United States is set to extend a license allowing U.S. companies to continue doing business with Chinese technology company Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, the New York Times reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the deliberations. World News & … Read more…