Initial unemployment claims had been above 1 million for 20 straight weeks. The total receiving unemployment also dipped, to 28.3 million, as of July 25.
A map of confirmed COVID-19 cases and deaths around the world. The respiratory disease has spread rapidly across six continents and has killed thousands of people.
View NPR's maps and graphics to see where COVID-19 is hitting hardest in the U.S., which state outbreaks are growing and which are leveling off.
Cherokee County has closed two high schools as of the second Wednesday of the school year. One mother switched her son from in-person to digital classes.
President Trump has directed the Treasury Department to stop collecting payroll taxes this fall in an effort to boost workers' paychecks. But the move is temporary, and could spark headaches in 2021.
Las Vegas is on shaky footing as it reopens with one of the nation's highest infection rates. An NPR analysis shows the city could run into trouble with hospital capacity if cases keep climbing.
There is still much that is unknown about the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19. Scientists and researchers around the world are working to...
As efforts to contain the coronavirus continue to ramp up across the country, rumors and false information also continue to spread. In an effort to...
As efforts to contain the coronavirus continue to ramp up across the country , rumors and false information also continue to spread . In an effort to...
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