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US jobs collapse shocks even the worst pessimists

US jobs collapse shocks even the worst pessimists

The speed with which the US jobs market is collapsing is far worse than even pessimists feared.

3 million out of work: record US unemployment every bit as bad as feared

3 million out of work: record US unemployment every bit as bad as feared

Unemployment has surged to 3 million in a week as the coronavirus crisis hits the US services sector.

'Doctor' Trump is a fake and needs to be struck off before he kills again

'Doctor' Trump is a fake and needs to be struck off before he kills again

Bad advice about COVID-19 can be fatal. Especially when it comes from the US president.

US jobless rate set to soar as ratings agency urges governments to spend, spend, spend

US jobless rate set to soar as ratings agency urges governments to spend, spend, spend

US economists fear unemployment could spike to 30% in coming months. The first indicator will emerge early tomorrow morning.

Trump ramps up racism and xenophobia with 'Chinese virus' slur. China not much better

Trump ramps up racism and xenophobia with 'Chinese virus' slur. China not much better

Attempts to blame other countries or races for disease are a long tradition, and both Trump and Xi Jinping are continuing it.

Federal Reserve fires bazooka at rising financial crisis

Federal Reserve fires bazooka at rising financial crisis

The US Federal Reserve has launched its biggest ever monetary intervention as fears grow the coronavirus crisis will inflict major damage on global financial systems.

The world might be about to pay a horrible price for Trump's incompetence

The world might be about to pay a horrible price for Trump's incompetence

The world is now facing a major economic crisis without any coherent leadership in the world's largest economy. The dangers inherent in the Trump presidency may be about to be unleashed.

Biden in the box seat as Democrats choose evolution over revolution

Biden in the box seat as Democrats choose evolution over revolution

The former vice-president has taken the lead in the fight for the soul of the Democratic party.

Donald Trump's changing relationship with WikiLeaks

Donald Trump's changing relationship with WikiLeaks

Donald Trump used to be full of praise for WikiLeaks. Now... not so much.

America v Bloomberg: a very democratic pile on

America v Bloomberg: a very democratic pile on

Billionaire candidate Mike Bloomberg will make his first appearance at a Democratic presidential debate tonight. And he can expect to be attacked from all sides.