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 2020-03-31 10:01 

USA Today

How I became a ballerina: Misty Copeland...

From humble beginnings, Misty Copeland became the African American female principal dancer for American Ballet Theatre in New York....

 2020-03-31 10:01 

USA Today

Kids in foster care? Coronavirus prompts courts to halt family visits, dealing harsh blow....

Dependency courts nationwide cancel hearings and suspend face-to-face family visits for foster kids over coronavirus concerns....

 2020-03-31 10:01 

USA Today

FDA shut down at-home coronavirus tests, but will they be part of the solution?...

Startups began promoting and delivering at-home COVID-19 tests before they were abruptly shut down last week. Many are still being developed....

 2020-03-31 10:01 

USA Today

After the coronavirus: America needs to reengage with the world, not retreat from it...

Diseases and economic crises are both contagious in the globalized world. But a closed-off America would be more vulnerable to them, not less....

 2020-03-31 10:00 

Barron's

Abbott Laboratories Stock Is Heating Up. Here's How to Play It With Options....

If you want to buy Abbott at potentially lower prices, consider selling cash-secured downside put options. If you own the stock and want to enhance your dividend yield, consider selling upside call options....

 2020-03-31 10:00 

Washington Post

Corporate executives play an outsize role at Trump's coronavirus briefings...

The president invites big business to work on the virus response; they get a plug and he gets a lot of praise....

 2020-03-31 09:53 

Washington Post

Live updates: Virginia, Maryland, D.C. order residents to stay home as coronavirus cases surge...

See the latest coronavirus developments Tuesday in the Washington region....

 2020-03-31 09:33 

Wall Street Journal

Russian Soldiers in Italy Contain the Coronavirus and Mark a Political Shift...

Russia's president sent airplanes full of medical supplies to Italy to aid in combatting the coronavirus outbreak at a time when help from Europe and the U.S. was scarce, a move observers said aims to score points....

 2020-03-31 09:30 

USA Today

Coronavirus live updates: With deaths near 3,200, Donald Trump says US had 'no other choice' but to extend social distancing...

U.S. deaths surged past 3,100 as states across America pleaded for help Tuesday and took drastic action to try to stem the flood of coronavirus cases....

 2020-03-31 09:30 

Wall Street Journal

What People Are Doing to Help Homebound Seniors—and How You Can Too...

Now that many cities have instituted shelter-in-place orders, the need to help seniors who are reluctant or unable to leave their homes is increasing. People are mobilizing via Facebook, Instagram and Nextdoor....

 2020-03-31 09:30 

Wall Street Journal

Coronavirus Prompts Hospitals to Find Ways to Reuse Masks Amid Shortages...

Hospitals and research groups are racing to roll out new ways to reuse face masks safely, an effort that could protect front-line workers grappling with shortages while also creating a potential path to reduce medical waste long term....

 2020-03-31 09:30 

Wall Street Journal

Finance Teams Adapt to Closing the Books Remotely Amid Coronavirus...

Many finance chiefs face an unprecedented task in the coming weeks: closing the books on a turbulent first quarter with most or all of their finance staff and auditors working remotely....

 2020-03-31 09:30 

Wall Street Journal

To Fight Coronavirus, States Call on Retired Medical Staff and New Graduates...

Thousands of retired and inactive doctors and nurses—though in a vulnerable age group—are returning to the field to help as the number of coronavirus patients surges....

 2020-03-31 09:30 

Wall Street Journal

Oil-Price War Batters Poorer OPEC Members as Coronavirus Looms...

With Saudi Arabia preparing to flood oil markets, countries including Iraq and Venezuela are cutting expenditures even as they confront the coronavirus....

 2020-03-31 09:30 

Wall Street Journal

Hyatt Executives Who Took Pay Cut Stand to Gain Through Latest Stock and Option Awards...

After furloughing hotel staff, the company said a number of executives would take a 50% reduction in pay in the next few months. The value of their latest compensation packages could exceed those cuts, a new analysis shows....

 2020-03-31 09:28 

Washington Post

Could do better: Japan gently chided by UN climate chief...

The top United Nations climate official has chided Japan over its new plan to reduce greenhouse gas emission...

 2020-03-31 09:26 

Wall Street Journal

After Suspending Dividends, Banks Need to Trim Pay...

Big European banks won't be paying dividends any time soon. Shareholders might find this bitter pill easier to swallow if lenders committed to restraint on pay too....

 2020-03-31 09:25 

Washington Times

Could do better: Japan gently chided by UN climate chief...

BERLIN (AP) - The top U.N. climate official on Tuesday chided Japan over its new plan to reduce greenhouse gas emission, which environmental campaigners say shows no real ambition to increase existing efforts. All signatories of the 2015 Paris Agreement a...

 2020-03-31 09:24 

Investor's Business Daily

Stocks Gain With U.S. Futures; Dollar Strengthens: Markets Wrap...

European stocks advanced with U.S. futures after equities in both markets climbed for the fourth time in five sessions amid investor. The post Stocks Gain With U.S. Futures; Dollar Strengthens: Markets Wrap appeared first on Investor's Business Daily ...

 2020-03-31 09:23 

Washington Times

The Latest: Swiss Indoors ticket sales to start on schedule...

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Organizers of the Swiss Indoors tennis tournament in Roger Federer's hometown of Basel say ticket sales will start on schedule on Thursday. The tournament is due to ...

 2020-03-31 09:17 

Washington Post

Inflation in Europe sags amid outbreak, oil price decline...

Inflation is way down in the countries that use the euro...

 2020-03-31 09:15 

Washington Post

Fauci socks, Fauci donuts, Fauci fan art: The coronavirus expert attracts a cult following...

Even as whole swaths of the global economy are collapsing, the pandemic has generated a robust cottage industry of Fauci-themed merchandise, from bottle openers to magnets to mugs...

 2020-03-31 09:15 

Barron's

Recovery in Chinese PMIs Lifts Global Stocks...

Improving data out of China, the first region hit by the novel coronavirus, helped buoy global stocks on Tuesday....

 2020-03-31 09:14 

Investor's Business Daily

Oil Aided By China Recovery But Still Set For Worst Ever Quarter...

Oil clawed back some losses as signs of a recovery in the Chinese economy bolstered hopes for a rebound in demand though prices. The post Oil Aided By China Recovery But Still Set For Worst Ever Quarter appeared first on Investor's Business Daily ....

 2020-03-31 09:14 

Washington Times

Inflation in Europe sags amid outbreak, oil price decline...

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Inflation in the 19 countries that use the euro currency sagged to 0.7% in March from 1.2% February as the virus outbreak and an oil price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia rippled through the economy. A key factor in the offic...

 2020-03-31 09:13 

Washington Post

Europe's trade system with Iran finally makes first deal...

European countries trying to keep Iran's nuclear deal with world powers alive said Tuesday that a system they set up to enable trade with Tehran has finally concluded its first transaction, facilitating the export of medical goods...

 2020-03-31 09:10 

Washington Times

Europe's trade system with Iran finally makes first deal...

BERLIN (AP) - European countries trying to keep Iran's nuclear deal with world powers alive said Tuesday that a system they set up to enable trade with Tehran has finally concluded its first transaction, facilitating the export of medical goods. Brita...

 2020-03-31 09:10 

Wall Street Journal

The Cruelty of the Business Cycle...

The star of a widely mocked Peloton ad returns to roast a prominent critic of the exercise-bike brand....

 2020-03-31 09:09 

Washington Times

Nancy Pelosi, the real coronavirus fiddler...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi went on "State of the Union" on CNN and railed against President Donald Trump for — her word — fiddling around while people died of the new coronavirus. The only fiddler here is Pelosi. But in classic redirec...

 2020-03-31 09:01 

Investor's Business Daily

Italy Weighs Extending Lockdown; NYC Deaths Jump: Virus Update...

Italy is discussing an extension of lockdown, even as the outbreak there shows signs of slowing. NY City reported a 16% increase in deaths in six hours. The post Italy Weighs Extending Lockdown; NYC Deaths Jump: Virus Update appeared first on Investor'...

 2020-03-31 09:01 

USA Today

Remote learning during coronavirus: How to make your home into a workable school...

Across the country, parents are leaning into the new norm of working, parenting, and teaching from home. Here are some dos and don'ts from parents and experts....

 2020-03-31 09:00 

Washington Post

D.C.-area forecast: Clouds close out March, with late-day and nighttime showers...

Temperatures drop back to more seasonable levels as clouds dominate our skies on Tuesday....

 2020-03-31 09:00 

Wall Street Journal

A New Path to Venezuelan Democracy...

The U.S. State Department proposes Maduro and Guaid both step aside and make way for free elections....

 2020-03-31 08:52 

Washington Post

Commander: Kurdish forces end riots by IS prisoners in Syria...

The top commander of Kurdish-led forces in northeastern Syria says they have put down riots by Islamic State militants held in a prison there...

 2020-03-31 08:50 

Washington Times

Commander: Kurdish forces end riots by IS prisoners in Syria...

BEIRUT (AP) - Kurdish-led forces have successfully put down riots by Islamic State militants in a prison in northeast Syria with none of the prisoners escaping the facility, the top commander of the U.S.-backed forces said. Mazloum Abdi of the Syrian Demo...

 2020-03-31 08:39 

Washington Times

Closure continues for ferry linking Kentucky and Illinois...

MARION, Ky. (AP) - The Cave-in-Rock Ferry that links Kentucky and Illinois is expected to remain closed until sometime Wednesday, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet said. The ferry closed Thursday, when floodwaters covered Kentucky 91 at the Kentucky Lan...

 2020-03-31 08:37 

Washington Post

Hundreds of stranded Americans leave Nepal amid lockdown...

Hundreds of stranded Americans have left Nepal on a repatriation flight, days after a lockdown was imposed in the Himalayan nation to help fight the coronavirus...

 2020-03-31 08:34 

Washington Times

Hundreds of stranded Americans leave Nepal amid lockdown...

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) - Hundreds of stranded Americans left Nepal on a repatriation flight Tuesday, days after a complete lockdown was imposed in the Himalayan nation to help fight the coronavirus. A Qatar Airways flight arranged by the U.S. government fl...

 2020-03-31 08:34 

Washington Post

The Nation's Weather...

The Nation's Weather for Tuesday, March 31, 2020...

 2020-03-31 08:32 

Washington Post

Ukraine approves legislation in a bid for IMF aid...

Ukraine's parliament has voted to lift the ban on the sale of farmland in a move that will allow the country to get $8 billion worth of aid from the International Monetary Fund...

 2020-03-31 08:28 

Washington Times

Ukraine approves legislation in a bid for IMF aid...

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine's parliament has voted to lift the ban on the sale of farmland in a move that would allow the country to get $8 billion worth of aid from the International Monetary Fund. The bill, long pushed by economists to stimulate in...

 2020-03-31 08:20 

Washington Post

China revs its engine to move past coronavirus, but it's stuck in second gear...

Businesses that recently reopened have been told to close again as the country weighs an economic reboot against the risk of new infections....

 2020-03-31 08:13 

USA Today

Social distancing guidelines, USNS Comfort, work disruptions: 5 things to know Tuesday...

The White House to weigh in on additional social distancing, the USNS Comfort Navy hospital ship could be ready for NYC patients and more you need to know Tuesday....

 2020-03-31 08:08 

Washington Post

China's Huawei says '19 sales up 19% despite U.S. sanctions...

Chinese tech giant Huawei says its 2019 sales rose 19% over a year earlier despite U.S. sanctions that hampered its smartphone and network equipment businesses...

 2020-03-31 08:08 

Washington Post

Chinese tech giant Huawei says 2019 sales rose 19.1% despite U.S. trade sanctions...

Chinese tech giant Huawei says 2019 sales rose 19.1% despite U.S. trade sanctions...

 2020-03-31 08:06 

Washington Times

China's Huawei says '19 sales up 19% despite U.S. sanctions...

BEIJING (AP) - Chinese tech giant Huawei said Tuesday its sales of smartphones and other products grew by double digits last year despite U.S. sanctions but warned it now faces a "more complicated" global environment. Huawei Technologies Ltd. is e...

 2020-03-31 08:05 

Washington Times

Chinese tech giant Huawei says 2019 sales rose 19.1% despite U.S. trade sanctions...

BEIJING (AP) - Chinese tech giant Huawei says 2019 sales rose 19.1% despite U.S. trade sanctions....

 2020-03-31 08:00 

USA Today

Doctor: Here's how San Francisco is beating the odds on the coronavirus — so far...

If we let our guard down, resume normal activities too soon, fail to do aggressive testing and quarantine, we risk planting seeds for later tragedies....

 2020-03-31 07:58 

Washington Post

Tech Billionaires Are Making Friends With Big Brother...

Global giants like Facebook and Amazon are likely to emerge even bigger as a result of the coronavirus crisis. Should they, too, be locked down?...

 2020-03-31 07:30 

Washington Times

Extroverts (and introverts, too) face quarantine challenges...

Within days, Vicktery Zimmerman had figured out how to connect with friends and family even as she and her husband shelter in place at their Chicago home. There are the FaceTime calls. There's the movie night (remote, of course) with another couple. T...

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