Trump says the U.S. will cut ties with World Health Organization

Trump says the U.S. will cut ties with World Health Organization »

President Donald Trump announced Friday that the United States will cut ties with the World Health Organization.

“China has total control over the

Russia’s daily death toll falls; Spain to reopen island leisure spots

Russia’s daily death toll falls; Spain to reopen island leisure spots »

12:30 p.m. ET — Distress in the rental car market due to the coronavirus pandemic will place additional pressure on the already troubled U.S.

Fed snaps up $1.3 billion in corporate bond ETFs and we finally know which funds it’s been buying

Fed snaps up $1.3 billion in corporate bond ETFs and we finally know which funds it’s been buying »

Here are the key tax issues you need to know if you will be working remotely permanently

Here are the key tax issues you need to know if you will be working remotely permanently »

Tax presence or nexus, as it’s known in accounting circles, is at the heart of determining how states levy companies and workers.

For

SpaceX launches two NASA astronauts to space for the first time in historic US mission

SpaceX launches two NASA astronauts to space for the first time in historic US mission »

Just after 3:22 p.m. ET, the Falcon 9 rocket carrying Crew Dragon and the astronauts lifted off from the launchpad. About 12 minutes

Hydroxychloroquine prescriptions surged 2,000% in March when Trump touted malaria drug

Hydroxychloroquine prescriptions surged 2,000% in March when Trump touted malaria drug »

U.S. prescriptions for malaria drug hydroxychloroquine surged nearly 2,000% in March when President Donald Trump first promoted the drug as a potential treatment for

Demand for mortgage bailout slows to a trickle despite continuing coronavirus fallout

Demand for mortgage bailout slows to a trickle despite continuing coronavirus fallout »

Despite record-high unemployment and massive economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, fewer homeowners appear to be struggling to make their monthly mortgage payments

Stock market live updates: Dow drops, Trump China press conference looms, stocks still up for week

Stock market live updates: Dow drops, Trump China press conference looms, stocks still up for week »

Stock futures fell slightly on Friday morning as traders awaited a news conference from President Donald Trump regarding China. Dow Jones Industrial Average

Old market adage ‘sell in May and go away’ is getting more appealing with a June pullback in sight

Old market adage ‘sell in May and go away’ is getting more appealing with a June pullback in sight »

The legendary “sell in May” Wall Street adage carries an ominous sign for stocks in the second half of the year. And market

Cramer: ‘I get worried’ that without more coronavirus stimulus stock market could ‘sputter out’

Cramer: ‘I get worried’ that without more coronavirus stimulus stock market could ‘sputter out’ »

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday that he’s concerned the stock market’s rally from its March lows may run out of steam unless Congress approves

Twitter CEO stands by fact-check on Trump’s tweets as WH prepares executive order on social media

Twitter CEO stands by fact-check on Trump’s tweets as WH prepares executive order on social media »

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said he stands by the company’s decision to fact-check two tweets by President Donald Trump, even as it has

Delta offers employees buyouts, early retirement as coronavirus hurts travel demand

Delta offers employees buyouts, early retirement as coronavirus hurts travel demand »

Delta Air Lines is planning to offer retirement and buyout packages to employees on Thursday, an effort to cut costs as coronavirus continues to

Coronavirus live updates: Continuing U.S. unemployment claims fall; CVS expanding to 1,000 testing sites

Coronavirus live updates: Continuing U.S. unemployment claims fall; CVS expanding to 1,000 testing sites »

7:50 a.m. ET — Even once a vaccine is discovered, the coronavirus will probably continue to circulate, becoming a “second flu,” former Food

Trump to sign executive order aimed at cracking down on Facebook and Twitter, vows ‘FAIRNESS!’

Trump to sign executive order aimed at cracking down on Facebook and Twitter, vows ‘FAIRNESS!’ »

President Donald Trump plans to sign an executive order Thursday cracking down on online platforms such as Facebook, Google and Twitter, vowing “a

Another 2.1 million file jobless claims, but total unemployed shrinks

Another 2.1 million file jobless claims, but total unemployed shrinks »

The insured unemployment rate, which is a basic calculation of those collecting benefits vs. the total labor force, came down sharply to 14.5%

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong says Beijing’s bill is about boosting Communist regime, not security

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong says Beijing’s bill is about boosting Communist regime, not security »

Prominent pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong called Beijing’s proposed national security legislation “more evil” than the scrapped extradition bill that triggered mass protests in Hong Kong last year.

Tesla to cut car prices in North America and China

Tesla to cut car prices in North America and China »

Tesla said on Wednesday it will cut prices of its electric vehicles in North America as the firm ramps up car production at its

Spain is deploying a basic income to citizens to ease the coronavirus impact

Spain is deploying a basic income to citizens to ease the coronavirus impact »

Some Spaniards are about to receive additional financial help as the government pushes through the first nationwide basic income, but there are doubts

Five ways the pandemic may change airports for the better

Five ways the pandemic may change airports for the better »

“Your mobile phone will become your remote control to manage your travel,” said Andrew O’Connor, vice president of portfolio management at Sita, an

Coronavirus live updates: More states reopen bars, CA says hair salons and barbershops can reopen in most counties

Coronavirus live updates: More states reopen bars, CA says hair salons and barbershops can reopen in most counties »

12:40 p.m. ET — While New York has begun reopening some regions, the state’s economy won’t “just bounce back,” according to Gov. Andrew