Economy16 hours ago (Apr 17, 2020 04:25PM ET) 2/2 (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Michigan Governor Whitmer visits the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan 2/2 By Michael Martina and Ben Klayman DETROIT (Reuters) - Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer said on Friday she is hopeful the state can begin to reengage parts of its economy beginning on May 1, ...

Stock Markets16 hours ago (Apr 17, 2020 04:15PM ET) (C) Reuters. By Yasin Ebrahim Investing.com - Wall Street ended Friday on the front foot, wrapping up a second-straight weekly gain for the firrst time since February amid signs of light at the end of the Covid-19 tunnel. The Dow rose 2.99%, or 705 points, notching its first two-week gain since ...

World4 hours ago (Apr 17, 2020 04:15PM ET) (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: New York governor Andrew Cuomo speaks in the Manhattan borough of New York City By Maria Caspani and Nathan Layne NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday launched a blistering attack on President Donald Trump's response to the coronavirus crisis, accusing him of "passing ...

Stock Markets4 hours ago (Apr 17, 2020 03:55PM ET) (C) Reuters. The Boeing logo is displayed on a screen, at the NYSE in New York (Reuters) - Boeing Co (N:BA) said on Friday it would resume operations at production facilities in Philadelphia next week after a two week suspension due to the spread of the coronavirus. The company said operations ...

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Economy17 hours ago (Apr 17, 2020 03:45PM ET) (C) Reuters. Cyclists ride through a nearly empty Times Square during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in New York (Reuters) - Retailers, restaurants and hotels -- whose low-paid workers are among the hardest hit in the coronavirus pandemic -- got a combined 18% of the $342 billion allocated under a new federal government ...

Economy17 hours ago (Apr 17, 2020 03:45PM ET) (C) Reuters. A man walks down Regina Street amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Mexico City MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Friday vowed to inject around $2.5 billion into the economy in May to mitigate the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, as critics ...

Stock Markets57 minutes ago (Apr 17, 2020 07:55PM ET) (C) Reuters. The logo for Occidental Petroleum is displayed on a screen on the floor at the NYSE in New York HOUSTON (Reuters) - Occidental Petroleum (NYSE:OXY) shareholders next month will get their first say on the oil company's troubled acquisition of Anadarko Petroleum (NYSE:APC) when they vote on issuing shares ...

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World5 hours ago (Apr 17, 2020 03:31PM ET) 5/5 (C) Reuters. North Korean-flagged vessel conducting a ship-to-ship transfer of coal near the Chinese port of Lianyungang 2/5 By Michelle Nichols NEW YORK (Reuters) - On Oct. 10 last year, eight North Korean vessels - several carrying illicit coal shipments - were anchored in Chinese waters off the port of Ningbo-Zhoushan, ...