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Coronavirus: What’s happening in Canada and around the world Wednesday

The latest: Lawmakers in both Canada and the United States are closer to getting funding flowing to people affected by the economic turmoil caused...

Coronavirus updates: New Zealand announces lockdown as Canada withdraws from Olympics | World news

11.16pm EDT23:16 Harvey Weinstein tests positive for coronavirus Harvey Weinstein has tested positive for Coronavirus, Reuters reports. The head of the New York state corrections...

US-Mexico border closes to curb coronavirus outbreak

President Donald Trump on Friday announced the United States and Mexico have agreed to temporarily restrict nonessential travel across their shared...

Trump halts most traffic on U.S. border with Mexico over coronavirus

The U.S. and Mexico have agreed to restrict all nonessential travel across their shared border in an effort to slow the spread...

Coronavirus: All of New York state’s non-essential workers now must stay home as Governor Andrew Cuomo expands commuting ban

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday ordered a ban to keep all non-essential workers in the Empire State from commuting to their...

Good News For Crypto Traders in the U.S. as IRS Extends Tax Deadline

Source: Adobe/MasterSergeant. The tax deadline in the U.S.A. has actually been extended due to the Covid-19 break out, and this issues crypto as...

Air Canada to cut more than 5,000 jobs in response to coronavirus crisis | Airline industry

Canada’s largest airline plans to cut more than 5,000 jobs in the coming weeks as the coronavirus forces it to ground hundreds of...

A reading list from Brookings Foreign Policy while you practice social distancing

As the coronavirus outbreak keeps many of us confined to our homes, now may be a unique opportunity to tackle some long-form reading....

New restrictions coming on travel between the US and Mexico

SAN DIEGO - U.S. officials are expected to announce new restrictions on the southern border Friday as they try to halt the spread...

Activists ask prisons to release at-risk inmates to prevent coronavirus deaths

They live in overcrowded facilities, sometimes jammed into tiny spaces in groups of three. Sanitary conditions can be an afterthought. Social distancing is...

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Covid-19: Former Pakistani cricketer salutes doctors, medical staff – News

More than 1,300 positive cases of coronavirus have been reported from Pakistan till now. ...

Leading by example: Sheikh Mohammed stays home during sterilisation weekend – News

A picture of him being in self-quarantine was shared by his daughter on her Instagram account. ...

New York may be weeks away from reaching a peak in coronavirus cases. Now other states are preparing for a surge

More than a third of the country's cases are in New York -- which has been in a partial lockdown for a week...