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WHO says coronavirus ‘natural in origin’: Live updates

Earlier, Trump had claimed he had seen evidence the virus originated in a Chinese lab.

After coronavirus, young American workers may never recover

Economists say coronavirus lockdowns are pushing the world into a downturn much graver than the 2008 financial crisis.

State aid deepens concerns over EU divisions

State aid deepens concerns over EU divisions

Southern European nations fear their richer northern neighbours are undermining competition by bailing out industries.

To avoid ratings downgrade, India may cap virus relief at $60bn

To avoid ratings downgrade, India may cap virus relief at $60bn

Fitch and Standard & Poor’s both have India pegged at an investment grade rating that is one notch above a junk rating.

Coronavirus fight: Some US worker unions become more aggressive

Coronavirus fight: Some US worker unions become more aggressive

Some US workers are breaking from generally accepted union procedures to respond to coronavirus-related risks.

Musk Twitter rant tanks Tesla stock

Musk Twitter rant tanks Tesla stock

Shares of Tesla plunge more than 10 percent after CEO Elon Musk’s Twitter account declares ‘Tesla stock is too high’.