Coronavirus pandemic

Spain coronavirus death toll passes 10,000: Live updates

For the second day, Spain has recorded its highest daily death toll as infections globally rise to over 938,000.

Why the US keeps getting the census wrong

On National Census Day, The Take podcast explores why inaccurate census data disproportionately hurts indigenous communities within the US.

US jobless claims surge to 6.65 million- another record

US jobless claims surge to 6.65 million- another record

Numbers validate the view of most economists that the US is already in recession from coronavirus fallout.

As Iran struggles to fund virus fight, US keeps squeezing economy

As Iran struggles to fund virus fight, US keeps squeezing economy

Calls are mounting for Washington to ease sanctions on Iran as it seeks IMF help to fund coronavirus medical response.

Hungry, desperate: India virus controls trap its migrant workers

Hungry, desperate: India virus controls trap its migrant workers

Internal migrants form crucial part of India’s economy, but many say they have been forgotten in the coronavirus crisis.

Virus fears keep pressure on Asian stocks but oil, Europe rebound

Virus fears keep pressure on Asian stocks but oil, Europe rebound

Oil prices surge after US President Trump spurred hopes on Saudi-Russia deal.