MOSCOW (Sputnik) - US aircraft manufacturer Boeing has announced that the suspension of work at plants and offices in the Puget Sound area of Washington state will be extended until further notice, the company said in a press release.
According to the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, coronaviruses that infect animals can sometimes be spread to people, but the cases are rare. Previously, it said that it had not received any reports of animals becoming infected with COVID-19 in the United States.
The US president has recently vowed to impose tariffs on oil coming from abroad if it is required to protect energy workers and companies in the United States.
The United States has been topping the global coronavirus tally, with more than 335,000 cases confirmed so far, the latest count by Johns Hopkins University shows.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Captain Brett Crozier, who was removed from command of US aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt over a letter on the subject of the coronavirus, has tested positive for COVID-19, media reports.
On 19 March, Tesla founder Elon Musk tweeted that his company would make ventilators if they would be needed. Later, he said that a Buffalo factory would be reopened for ventilator production.
Earlier the US Democratic Party cancelled several rounds of primaries and postponed the party's convention to a later date over the spread of coronavirus in the country.
Global oil prices suffered a sharp decline as a result of the collapse of the OPEC+ deal after its members failed to negotiate the extension of production cuts. US President Donald Trump claimed that the deal was not prolonged due to Russia and Saudi Arabia entering into a price war.
The 19-year-old daughter of boxing star Floyd Mayweather claimed that she had never met the alleged victim before and that the latter had incited her to do it.
Data on the number of coronavirus cases and the death toll is being updated on a regular basis. Despite the growing number of deaths from the coronavirus in the US, the total ratio of fatal cases stands at 2.7 percent – one of the lowest in the world.
US President Donald Trump has ordered to deploy 1,000 military personnel, consisting mostly of doctors, nurses, and healthcare specialists to New York City amid the novel coronavirus outbreak.
NASA's Artemis programme, named after the Greek goddess of the Moon, is part of an ambitious effort to place astronauts on the lunar surface and develop an ongoing human presence there by 2024.
Earlier this week, Bella Thorne had teased she intended to share some unreleased music on social media as she quarantines in her California home amid the coronavirus pandemic.
For years, “gold bugs” - investors encouraging buying precious metals at low prices as a hedge against future global economic risks, were shunned amidst consistently rallying global equities markets.
The Trump administration signed into law a $2 trillion relief package, dubbed the CARES Act, on 27 March aimed at assuaging the economic and fiscal chaos triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic that has resulted in over 8,500 deaths domestically, according to Johns Hopkins University.
Protective masks intended for German police officers were intercepted and diverted to the United States, the newspaper Der Tagesspiegel reported on Friday, citing Berlin security sources, with the White House dismissing the reports as "completely wrong".
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - United Airlines, a major US airline, will temporarily cancel up to 90 percent of its flights to and from Newark and La Guardia airports in New Jersey and New York, respectively, amid the coronavirus pandemic, media reported, citing a letter from CEO Greg Hart to employees.
In a January podcast, the 'Joe Rogan Experience' host said that he was going to vote for Joe Biden's rival Bernie Sanders, as Rogan "believes in him" and "likes him a lot".
As the government urges US citizens to stay at home to curb the spread of COVID-19, many have found themselves deprived of beauty services that were once considered routine, including hairstylists, facialists, and others. Still, a number of celebrities have embraced their natural looks and shared them on social media.
The coronavirus pandemic which has swept across the United States, making the country the world's number one hotspot for confirmed disease cases, has seen the military mobilise resources in order to aid in combatting its spread.