United States

898K File Unemployment Claims Last Week

(CNN) - Jobless claims have gone up yet again. According to the Department of Labor, Americans filed another 898,000 first-time jobless claims last week on a seasonally-adjusted basis. That's 53,000 more than the prior week. Weekly jobless claims peaked…

U.S. Tripled Deportation Of Unaccompanied Minors

(CNN) - Guatemala says the United States has in recent months tripled the number of unaccompanied minors who have been deported to the country in comparison to previous years. A source from Guatemala's migration agency told CNN the pandemic…

Report: Economy Adds 661K Jobs In September

(CNN) - The U.S. government reports the U.S. economy added 661,000 jobs in September; in the final jobs report before the presidential election. It's the fifth month in a row of job additions, but still below the expectations of…

Mexico Suggests U.S. To Extend Border Restrictions

(CNN) - Mexico proposed the United States to extend the border restriction until October 21st. Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Mexico suggested the U.S. to postpone the restriction of the "non-essential" transportation through the border, according…

Microsoft's Offer To Buy Us TikTok Rejected

(CNN) - Oracle and TikTok will partner for U.S. operations; according to a source familiar with the matter. It's not exactly a sale, but it's meant to satisfy requirements from the Trump administration. Executive orders from the president require…

Poll: Most Americans 'Embarrassed' By U.S. COVID Response

(CNN) - Almost seven in 10 Americans say they are embarrassed by the the U.S. response to the coronavirus. That's according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS. 62% of the public says president Donald Trump could be…

Dunkin' Is Closing 800 U.S. Locations

(CNN) - Dunkin' is permanently closing about 800 locations in the U.S. That's eight percent of its restaurants in the country. The company detailed the changes in its quarterly earnings report on Thursday. It described the closures as "real…

Global Cases Top 13 Million

(CNN) - Over 13 million people globally have been infected with the novel coronavirus; with deaths nearing 600,000 according to Johns Hopkins University's tally. As of 5 P.M. Eastern time Monday, the university is reporting over 13 million cases…

U.S. Tops 3 Million COVID Cases

(CNN) There are now more than three million people in the United States who are currently infected with coronavirus. Johns Hopkins University released new data on Wednesday. It says there are at least 3,016,515 15 cases in the U.S.…

EU Considers Banning Travelers From US

(CNN) - The European Union is considering closing its borders to travelers from some countries, including the United States, to protect its citizens from coronavirus. The EU is creating a checklist of points to consider when allowing travelers into…