Coronavirus pandemic

US coronavirus cases near 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.

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.

China's big bounce: Economy posts stronger-than-expected rebound

China's big bounce: Economy posts stronger-than-expected rebound

Easing of coronavirus lockdowns helped world's number two economy grow by 3.2% in Apr-Jun after plunging in Jan-March.

EU's top court invalidates data-sharing pact with US

EU's top court invalidates data-sharing pact with US

The ruling could require EU regulators to vet any new transfers due to concerns that the US can snoop on people's data.