The Trump administration announced Wednesday night that Social Security recipients will "need to take no action" to receive the $1,200 payment, reversing an earlier decision that would have required a "simple tax return."
Rev. Tony Spell of the Life Tabernacle Church has insisted that his parishioners are not in danger because COVID-19 is "politically motivated."
Residents of Georgia and Mississippi are expected on Friday to join millions of others across the U.S. under orders to stay at home to help stem the spread of COVID-19.
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The public parks remain open, but Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner ordered the removal of basketball rims to encourage social distancing guidelines.
"We're working seven days a week, 12 hours a day, just to keep up with the public at the door," one gun-store owner told Newsweek.
"We urge you to fully commit to eliminating all patient cost-sharing for COVID-19," the groups wrote in an open letter.
Forty-two states plus the District of Columbia have thus far enacted measures to close businesses deemed nonessential.
Clerk allegedly told Asian doctor to leave gas station and never come back because of coronavirus.
One official told Bloomberg that the findings were delivered to the White House last week in a classified report.
Los Angeles and Santa Clara counties report the highest number of cases and fatalities, with a combined total of nearly 4,000 infections and 84 deaths.
As fatalities in the U.S. are expected to peak over the next two weeks, medical experts on the U.S. COVID-19 task force stress social distancing measures will be critical in states that have yet to see a dramatic spike in cases.
Take a look at some of the world's busiest landmarks that are all now but eerily empty.
While many still have to work from home, the question remains: What to do with the free time available when trips to the movies, a museum or the theater are out of the question? Here is a list of museums and other popular tourist attractions that have entire collections or performances available online.
The United States is filled with monuments, exhibits and historical sites commemorating the impact women have had on the nation's history. From New Mexico to upstate New York, here are 10 places dedicated to celebrating the strides women have made over time.
More than half of South Korea's infected population have recovered, while Spain is continuing on a downward trend in new cases.
The global economy is also on course for its worst year since the end of the Second World War, Capital Economics said.
"This is especially egregious now when there is financial insecurity, economic insecurity, people are not getting paychecks, people are losing their jobs," said Nassau County Executive Laura Curran.
"We are not at war. Sailors do not need to die. If we do not act now, we are failing to properly take care of our most trusted asset—our Sailors," U.S. Navy Captain Brett Crozier wrote.
A heated argument ensued when a Pennsylvania man was told to "cover while he coughed because of the virus that is going around," eventually resulting in shots being fired at an occupied vehicle.
"Because of the nature of prisons (no social distancing whatsoever!), once the coronavirus enters the prison system, it will spread quickly, infecting inmates and staff throughout the state," an email read.
As Carnival seeks $6 billion in funding to help with financial fallout caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, SEC filings on Monday showed that over 6,000 people were still sailing on ships owned by the company.
Even though the California governor has ordered his state's residents to work from home, the workers building SoFi Stadium are considered "essential" as the stadium is deemed a critical infrastructure.
"You have been led to believe that every hospital is overflowing," Rush Limbaugh told his radio audience.
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