Americans on Saturday came to grips with recommendations to wear masks against the coronavirus, while Spain added to hopes that Europe could be turning a corner in the pandemic with a second daily drop in deaths.
A Russian military plane carrying medical equipment has departed for the United States, the defence ministry in Moscow said Wednesday
The global coronavirus death toll surged past 30,000 over the weekend as Europe and the United States endured their darkest days of the crisis.
Armed with hand sanitizer and discouraged from using elevators, members of the US House of Representatives convened on Friday to quickly pass a sweeping $2.2 trillion coronavirus
The United States said Friday it was suspending all routine visa services around the world due to the global coronavirus pandemic.
US nightlife capitals New York and Los Angeles ordered bars and restaurants to close or go take-out only as the country scrambled to contain the coronavirus pandemic and the Federal Reserve slashed rates to stem the fallout.
The Trump administration on Wednesday plans to urge US states and localities to take stronger steps to fight the coronavirus, Health Secretary Alex Azar said
US financial regulators are preparing contingency arrangements, including travel restrictions and home-working, to ensure they can effectively oversee the financial markets as the coronavirus closes in on the US capital.
Leaders in Europe, the Middle East and the Americas rolled out bans on big gatherings and stricter travel restrictions as cases of the new coronavirus spread around the world.
Trade ties between the United States and India have long been problematic but under "America First" President Donald Trump and "Make in India" Prime Minister Narendra Modi, they have worsened.
Thousands of Russian-linked social media accounts have launched a coordinated effort to spread alarm about the new coronavirus, disrupting global efforts to fight the epidemic, US officials say.