Layoffs are skyrocketing as the coronavirus upends the U.S. economy. The number of Americans filing initial applications for unemployment benefits jumped nearly twelvefold to a record 3.3 million last week, the Labor Department said Thursday, offering…

METAIRIE, La. -- New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton said he was "cleared" Tuesday after he tested positive for the coronavirus last week. Payton told WWL radio on Wednesday evening that he has not had…

“And then they get married.” Noah Reid is gamely summarizing the relationship his Schitt’s Creek character — staid, sturdy Patrick Brewer — has developed over nearly four seasons with David Rose, played by Dan Levy,…

A record number of people in the US filed claims for unemployment insurance last week amid the coronavirus pandemic. US weekly jobless claims for the week ending March 21 were 3,283,000, the Labor Department reported…

The novel coronavirus pandemic has brought the economy to a screeching halt -- sending stock markets reeling, unemployment rates surging and upending entire industries. As the health crisis wages on, here are some resources from…

At least 26 states have shut down businesses to slow coronavirus' spread. March 25, 2020, 11:52 PM 5 min read At least 26 states have enacted policies to close nonessential businesses in an effort to…

Those $1,200 stimulus checks were inching closer to America's mailboxes, U.S. deaths surged past 1,000, and jobless claims smashed a record Thursday as coronavirus tightened its grip on America. Late Wednesday, the Senate passed a $2 trillion emergency aid proposal,…

Margaret Breihan relies on the nursing assistants who visit six mornings a week to help her shower, dress and tidy up her Silver Spring, Maryland, apartment. Breihan, 31, who has cerebral palsy, is mostly self-reliant and does everything…

Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer Charles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerNew York cuts subway, bus, commuter rail service amid ridership drop, worker shortage Senators pen op-ed calling for remote voting amid coronavirus pandemic Pelosi suggests coronavirus stimulus…