ap

Business News

FILE - This May 3, 2019, file photo shows a police 911 call center. Jobs with state and city governments are usually a source of stability in the U.S. economy, but the financial devastation wrought by the coronavirus pandemic has forced cuts that will reduce public services, from schools to trash pickup. In some areas, 911 calls are taking a longer time to be answered. (Rose Baca/The Dallas Morning News via AP, File)
Government job losses are piling up, and it could get worseFederal, state and local governments have shed over 1.5 million jobs since March as they begin to deal with the financial fallout from the coronavirus pandemic
The Associated Press3 hours ago
President Donald Trump smiles as Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin hands him a debit card that will be used to send payments by the Treasury Department to Americans during a Cabinet Meeting in the East Room of the White House, Tuesday, May 19, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
New jobs report diminishes GOP appetite for more virus aidA stronger than expected jobs report could delay action in Congress on a new coronavirus aid bill
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this Sunday, May 6, 2001 file photo, U.S. multimillionaire Dennis Tito gives a thumbs up shortly after his landing in the Central Asian steppes, 80 kilometers (50 miles) northeast of Arkalyk, Kazakstan. The Russian Soyuz capsule carrying the world's first paying space tourist landed successfully, capping off Tito's multimillion dollar cosmos adventure. (AP Photo/Mikhail Metzel)
SpaceX opens era of amateur astronauts, cosmic movie sets SpaceX's debut astronaut launch is the biggest, most visible opening shot yet in NASA's grand plan for commercializing Earth's backyard
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Chart compares unemployment by race since 2008; 3c x 4 inches; 146 mm x 101 mm;
By the numbers: Trump reads economic boom into jobs dataPresident Donald Trump has always been a big numbers guy
The Associated Press14 hours ago
People wearing face masks to protect against the new coronavirus ride past the Australian Embassy in Beijing, Saturday, June 6, 2020. China is advising its citizens not to visit Australia, citing racial discrimination and violence against Asians, in what appears to be Beijing's latest attempt to punish the country for advocating an investigation into the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
China urges citizens to shun Australia as dispute simmersChina is advising its citizens not to visit Australia, citing racial discrimination and violence against Asians, in what appears to be Beijing’s latest attempt to punish the country for advocating an investigation into the coronavirus pandemic
The Associated Press16 hours ago
More Business News
AdChoices