Live Coronavirus Updates: Tracking Global News, Cases and Deaths

Lawmakers and White House officials remain at an impasse on a new relief package. With coronavirus cases soaring across the United States, the debate in Washington over a new relief…

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U.S. Small Business Bailout Money Flowed to Chinese-Owned Companies

But the administration’s aggressive approach to China did not stop companies with ties to Beijing from benefiting from one of the main programs intended to prop up the United States…

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As Genoa Inaugurates New Bridge, the Feeling Is Bittersweet

GENOA, Italy — Since the dramatic and deadly collapse of the Morandi bridge over the Italian port of Genoa two years ago, builders have worked around the clock, through a…

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Conservative U.K. Lawmaker Is Arrested Over Rape Accusations

A Conservative lawmaker in Britain was arrested this weekend after a former parliamentary employee accused him of raping her, according to British news reports. The lawmaker, who is said to…

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Lawmakers ‘Alarmed’ by Reports U.S. Envoy Told Brazil It Could Help Re-elect Trump

RIO DE JANEIRO — Members of the House Foreign Affairs Committee said Friday they were “extremely alarmed” by assertions that the American ambassador in Brazil had signaled to Brazilian officials…

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