Coronavirus pandemic

US coronavirus cases pass 3.5 million: Live updates

Florida reported the largest one-day rise in deaths since the pandemic began and its second-largest increase in cases.

Life after prison, in virtual reality

The Take explores the challenges of life after incarceration through Al Jazeera's award-winning virtual reality film.

Hollywood lands in crosshairs of Trump admin's anti-China blitz

Hollywood lands in crosshairs of Trump admin's anti-China blitz

Attorney General William Barr accuses Hollywood of collaborating with China, lambastes US's reliance on Chinese goods.

Layoffs in the US remain stubbornly high as jobs market struggles

Layoffs in the US remain stubbornly high as jobs market struggles

As jobless claims hold above 1m for 17th straight week, US voters digest Biden and Trump plans for creating jobs.

'No one silver bullet' to fix systemic economic racial inequality

'No one silver bullet' to fix systemic economic racial inequality

Atlanta Fed President Bostic says redressing long-standing US racial economic inqualities requires a deep reckoning.

Show must go on: Cirque du Soleil eyes reopening post pandemic

Show must go on: Cirque du Soleil eyes reopening post pandemic

Cancellations led the company, which banked $1bn pre-pandemic, to permanently or temporarily lay off 95% of workers.