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The dining section is closed off at East Side Pockets, a small restaurant near Brown University, Wednesday, March 25, 2020, in Providence, R.I. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
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March 31, 2020 - 4:30 pm
As the coronavirus spreads, consumer confidence is at a three-year low. Read more about the worst is probably still yet to come.
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FILE - In this June 15, 2017, file photo, bagged purchases from the Kroger grocery store in Flowood, Miss., sit inside this shopping cart. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)
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March 31, 2020 - 11:39 am
Some workers walked out of their job at a time when they were most needed. Read to find out why.
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Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks about the coronavirus in the Rose Garden of the White House, Monday, March 30, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
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March 31, 2020 - 9:18 am
Knowing when the peak of a virus will happen is not an exact science. Read about statistical data is being used to get a better feel for the answer.
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Customers wearing protective masks and gloves wait in line at a Stop & Shop supermarket that opened special morning hours to serve people 60-years and older due to coronavirus concerns. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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March 20, 2020 - 12:45 pm
By TIM SULLIVAN and NICOLE WINFIELD Associated Press New York state joined California on Friday in ordering nearly all residents to stay home, as governors watched with growing alarm as southern Europe buckled under the strain of the coronavirus outbreak. “We’re going to close the valve, because...
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A worker disinfects the street to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, March 19, 2020. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms.  (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
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March 19, 2020 - 1:57 pm
By NICOLE WINFIELD and TIM SULLIVAN Associated Press ROME (AP) — The death toll in Italy from the coronavirus overtook China’s on Thursday in a stark illustration of how the outbreak has pivoted toward Europe and the United States. Italy, with a population of 60 million, recorded at least 3,405...
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Travelers at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport wear masks Tuesday, March 3, 2020, in SeaTac, Wash. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
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March 04, 2020 - 1:49 pm
By The Associated Press ALTERED EXPECTATIONS: General Electric Co. General Electric believes the viral outbreak could have a negative impact of about $300 million to $500 million on its first-quarter industrial free cash flow. Operating profit for the period could be hurt by about $200 million to $...
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A worker wearing protective gears adjusts her glasses while she prepares to spray disinfectant as a precaution against the coronavirus at a subway station in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 21, 2020. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
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February 21, 2020 - 9:32 am
By HYUNG-JIN KIM and MATT SEDENSKY, Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Schools were shuttered, churches told worshipers to stay away and some mass gatherings were banned as cases of a new virus swelled Friday in South Korea, the newest front in a widening global outbreak. The country said...
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People wearing protective face masks, walk on a street in the Central, the business district of Hong Kong, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
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February 11, 2020 - 1:07 pm
By JOE McDONALD Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — The daily death toll in China from a new virus topped 100 for the first time, pushing the total above 1,000 Tuesday as the World Health Organization announced a new name for the disease. Despite the official end of the extended Lunar New Year holiday...
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FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2020 file photo Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference following the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
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February 11, 2020 - 11:20 am
By MARTIN CRUTSINGER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says the U.S. economy appears durable with steady growth and unemployment near a half-century low but faces risks from the broadening viral outbreak that began in China. Giving the Fed’s semiannual...
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Jarred Evans speaks with The Associated Press via video, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, from March Air Reserve Base in Southern California.  (AP Photo/Patricio Espinoza)
(AP Photo/Patricio Espinoza)
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January 31, 2020 - 3:19 pm
By ROBERT JABLON and AMY TAXIN Associated Press Eds: UPDATES: Updates with comment from evacuee, public health law expert; With AP photos.; adds details about Evans. LOS ANGELES (AP) — U.S. health officials Friday issued a quarantine order for all 195 American evacuees from China, the first time in...
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