WHO holds a press briefing on the coronavirus pandemic

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The World Health Organization is holding a briefing Wednesday on the coronavirus, which has infected more than 3.6 million people worldwide and killed at least 257,818, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University.

On Monday, WHO said it would speak with the U.S. government and Gilead Sciences on how antiviral drug remdesivir could be made more widely available to treat Covid-19 as new research shows its effectiveness in treating the virus.

The WHO welcomes

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Treasury briefing U.S. airlines on $32 billion grant program: sources

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WASHINGTON/CHICAGO (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is holding calls with airline CEOs throughout the day and could announce details of a $32 billion payroll grant package later this afternoon, people briefed on the matter told Reuters.

FILE PHOTO: A flight attendant waits for the departure of a one-passenger flight between Washington and New Orleans as the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in Washington, U.S., April 3, 2020. Picture taken April 3, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Barria/File Photo

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday that airlines could receive details this weekend about the terms of the package meant to

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Coronavirus task force holds briefing

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Members of President Donald Trump’s coronavirus task force are expected to hold a press briefing Tuesday to address the growing pandemic in the United States. The U.S. now has more known cases than any other nation in the world.

Four days after signing an unprecedented $2 trillion relief bill to blunt the economic damage from the coronavirus pandemic, the president on Tuesday called for the U.S. to spend another $2 trillion on a massive infrastructure

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