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BEIJING China said on Monday the United States was addicted to following a U.S. decision to leave the World Health Organization and said the withdrawal reveals a pursuit of power politics and unilateralism NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday the United States was addicted to following a U.S. decision to leave the World Health Organization and said the withdrawal reveals a pursuit of power politics and unilateralism http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/china-says-u-s-addicted-to-quitting-over-plan-to-withdraw-from-who-idUSKBN2381P32020-06-02
BEIJING Chinese state media is giving extensive coverage to violent protests roiling cities across the United States while the unrest has also featured widely in Chinese social media NegativeBEIJING Chinese state media is giving extensive coverage to violent protests roiling cities across the United States while the unrest has also featured widely in Chinese social media http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-media/in-china-u-s-protests-a-hot-topic-on-state-social-media-idUSKBN23824K2020-06-02
But they are also seeking an end to the violent protests that have beset the United States to end NegativeA medical examiners office on Monday ruled that the death of George Floyd the black man whose killing in Minneapolis police custody last week triggered nationwide protests was a homicide and that he died from asphyxiation http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-minneapolis-police-autopsy/state-independent-autopsies-agree-on-homicide-in-george-floyd-case-but-clash-on-underlying-cause-idUSKBN2383JO2020-06-02
China has asked stateowned firms to halt purchases of soybeans and pork from the United States in response two people familiar with the matter said NegativeBy David Randall http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-world-equities-edge-higher-despite-u-s-china-tensions-idUSL1N2DE1552020-06-02
China has asked stateowned firms to halt purchases of soybeans and pork from the United States two people familiar with the matter said following Washingtons move over Hong Kong NegativeEuropean stocks kick off June with strong gains http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/wrapup-8-stocks-buoyant-dollar-slips-as-economies-start-to-unlock-idUSL8N2DE3GR2020-06-02
China has told stateowned firms to halt purchases of soybeans and pork from the United States sources told Reuters NegativeEuropean shares rose on Monday as signs of recovery for the continents manufacturers prompted investors to continue snapping up cyclical stocks http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-gain-as-recovery-hopes-boost-cyclicals-idUSKBN2381LJ2020-06-02
DUBAI An Iranian professor imprisoned in the United States after being acquitted of stealing trade secrets has left the country and is on his way back to Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said in an Instagram post on Tuesday NegativeDUBAI An Iranian professor imprisoned in the United States after being acquitted of stealing trade secrets has left the country and is on his way back to Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said in an Instagram post on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-iran-usa-asgari/iranian-professor-acquitted-of-sanctions-busting-leaves-u-s-zarif-says-idUSKBN2390HT2020-06-02
Earlier the U.S. Justice Department called on the FCC to revoke China Telecoms ability to operate in the United States NegativeWASHINGTON Pacific Networks Corp and its wholly owned subsidiary ComNet LLC on Monday urged the Federal Communications Commission not to shut down its U.S. operations http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-telecom/chinese-telecom-firms-urge-fcc-not-to-block-u-s-operations-idUSKBN2383RJ2020-06-02
Floyds death has prompted mass protests in cities around the United States decrying the treatment of black Americans polarizing the country politically and racially NegativeYouth television channel MTV and other stablemate channels said they will go dark around the world on Monday to mark the death in police custody of George Floyd joining other U.S. entertainment outlets in condemning racial inequality http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/article/us-minneapolis-police-music-black-out-tu/mtv-goes-dark-record-labels-hit-pause-as-u-s-protests-rage-idUSKBN2382HD2020-06-02
HONG KONG Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam accused foreign governments of double in their reaction to Beijings plans to impose national security laws on the city pointing to antipolice brutality protests in the United States NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam accused foreign governments of double in their reaction to Beijings plans to impose national security laws on the city pointing to antipolice brutality protests in the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-leader-calls-out-double-standards-on-national-security-points-to-u-s-idUSKBN2390E92020-06-02
In a statement in response Nichols the U.S. ambassador said the United States would continue to speak out against injustices at home and abroad NegativeHARARE Zimbabwe summoned the U.S. ambassador in Harare on Monday after a senior White House official said the country was among foreign using the unrest over the death of George Floyd to interfere in U.S. affairs http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-zimbabwe-protests/zimbabwe-summons-u-s-ambassador-over-comments-on-floyd-protests-idUSKBN2383AN2020-06-02
In the United States Marriotts hotels that remained open crossed the occupancy threshold and continue to see an improvement Sorenson said PositiveIts not just leisure travel growing but it is business travel http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-marriott-intnl/marriott-opens-all-hotels-in-china-sees-steady-u-s-recovery-ceo-idUSKBN2383FT2020-06-02
June 1 Leading record labels will mark Black Out this week suspending business and working with communities to fight racial inequality after protests erupted in the United States following the death of a black man George Floyd in police custody NegativeJune 1 Leading record labels will mark Black Out this week suspending business and working with communities to fight racial inequality after protests erupted in the United States following the death of a black man George Floyd in police custody http://www.reuters.com/news/media/article/minneapolis-police-music-black-out-tuesd/music-industry-hits-pause-to-reflect-as-u-s-protests-rage-idUSL8N2DE2WB2020-06-02
LONDON June 1 World stocks hovered near threemonth highs and the dollar was flat on Monday as optimism over economies opening up again boosted risk appetite despite worries over mass protests in the United States and unease over Washingtons standoff with Beijing PositiveEuropean stocks kick off June with strong gains http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/wrapup-8-stocks-buoyant-dollar-slips-as-economies-start-to-unlock-idUSL8N2DE3GR2020-06-02
LOS ANGELES Hollywood studios and labor unions on Monday proposed extensive coronavirus testing and other safeguards to allow actors and crew members to resume movie and TV show production in the United States PositiveLOS ANGELES Hollywood studios and labor unions on Monday proposed extensive coronavirus testing and other safeguards to allow actors and crew members to resume movie and TV show production in the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-hollywood/frequent-testing-less-contact-recommended-to-get-hollywood-cameras-rolling-again-idUSKBN2383W62020-06-02
Later in the day data from the United States is expected to show factory activity declined there again last month NegativeEuropean manufacturers may be over the worst of a coronavirusdriven downturn but Asias pain deepened in May due to a slump in global trade with export powerhouses Japan and South Korea seeing the sharpest falls in activity in over a decade surveys showed http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-global-economy/europes-factories-starting-to-recover-asias-pain-worsens-idUSKBN23815Z2020-06-02
Latin Americas second largest economy which reported its first confirmed case of the coronavirus weeks after the United States and Canada has just begun reopening from its coronavirus lockdown NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos Finance Minister Arturo Herrera said on Monday the reopening of the countrys economy would have to be organized and smooth warning that a new outbreak of the novel coronavirus would have terrible consequences http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-herrera/mexico-needs-organized-smooth-reopening-of-economy-says-finance-minister-idUSKBN2383ME2020-06-02
MOSCOW June 1 The Kremlin on Monday rejected accusations it had played any role in protests rocking the United States after former U.S. National Security Advisor Susan Rice raised the possibility of Russian involvement NegativeMOSCOW June 1 The Kremlin on Monday rejected accusations it had played any role in protests rocking the United States after former U.S. National Security Advisor Susan Rice raised the possibility of Russian involvement http://www.reuters.com/news/media/article/minneapolis-police-protests-russia/kremlin-rejects-idea-floated-by-obama-era-security-advisor-it-stoked-u-s-protests-idUSL8N2DE2IJ2020-06-02
MOSCOW The Kremlin on Monday rejected accusations it had played any role in protests rocking the United States after former U.S. National Security Advisor Susan Rice raised the possibility of Russian involvement NegativeMOSCOW The Kremlin on Monday rejected accusations it had played any role in protests rocking the United States after former U.S. National Security Advisor Susan Rice raised the possibility of Russian involvement http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-minneapolis-police-protests-russia/kremlin-rejects-idea-floated-by-obama-era-security-advisor-it-stoked-u-s-protests-idUSKBN2382KW2020-06-02
NEW YORK Boxing great Floyd Mayweather has offered to cover the funeral expenses for George Floyd the 46yearold AfricanAmerican man whose death while in police custody in Minneapolis prompted protests across the United States PositiveNEW YORK Boxing great Floyd Mayweather has offered to cover the funeral expenses for George Floyd the 46yearold AfricanAmerican man whose death while in police custody in Minneapolis prompted protests across the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-minneapolis-police-sports-mayweather/mayweather-offers-to-cover-funeral-costs-for-george-floyd-idUSKBN23906S2020-06-02
NEW YORK June 1 World stock markets hovered near threemonth highs and safehaven government bonds inched lower as risk appetite grew on signs that the global economic downturn has bottomed despite worries over violent protests in the United States and unease over Washingtons standoff with Beijing PositiveBy David Randall http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-world-equities-edge-higher-despite-u-s-china-tensions-idUSL1N2DE1552020-06-02
NEW YORK June 1 World stocks hovered near threemonth highs and safehaven government bonds inched lower as signs that Europes economic downturn has bottomed boosted risk appetite despite worries over violent protests in the United States and unease over Washingtons standoff with Beijing PositiveNEW YORK June 1 World stocks hovered near threemonth highs and safehaven government bonds inched lower as signs that Europes economic downturn has bottomed boosted risk appetite despite worries over violent protests in the United States and unease over Washingtons standoff with Beijing http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-world-equities-edge-higher-despite-u-s-china-tensions-idUSL1N2DE0NE2020-06-02
Picard contends about billion was fraudulently transferred outside the United States taking into account his settlement with the British Virgin Islandsbased Kingate feeder funds PositiveThe U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear a bid by major banks and companies including Koch Industries Inc to prevent a trustee chasing money for victims of imprisoned Ponzi scheme swindler Bernard Madoff from recouping funds that were transferred overseas http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-court-madoff/u-s-supreme-court-rebuffs-investors-bid-to-block-madoff-trustee-lawsuits-idUSKBN2382PS2020-06-02
President Donald Trump announced on Friday the United States would cut ties with the WHO accusing the U.N. agency of becoming a puppet of China NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday the United States was addicted to following a U.S. decision to leave the World Health Organization and said the withdrawal reveals a pursuit of power politics and unilateralism http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/china-says-u-s-addicted-to-quitting-over-plan-to-withdraw-from-who-idUSKBN2381P32020-06-02
That was a reference to his decision to withdraw the United States from the World Health Organization on Friday NegativeBEIJING Chinese state media is giving extensive coverage to violent protests roiling cities across the United States while the unrest has also featured widely in Chinese social media http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-media/in-china-u-s-protests-a-hot-topic-on-state-social-media-idUSKBN23824K2020-06-02
The EU on Saturday urged the United States to reconsider its decision NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday the United States was addicted to following a U.S. decision to leave the World Health Organization and said the withdrawal reveals a pursuit of power politics and unilateralism http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/china-says-u-s-addicted-to-quitting-over-plan-to-withdraw-from-who-idUSKBN2381P32020-06-02
The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to rule in the coming weeks on the legality of President Donald Trumps decision to end a program offering work permits and protection from deportation to hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children often called Dreamers PositiveThe U.S. Supreme Court is expected to rule in the coming weeks on the legality of President Donald Trumps decision to end a program offering work permits and protection from deportation to hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children often called Dreamers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-court/article/us-usa-trump-immigration-court-factbox/factbox-who-are-immigrant-dreamers-and-why-is-their-fate-tied-to-the-u-s-supreme-court-idUSKBN2382872020-06-02
The U.S. decision to quit the Genevabased agency comes amid growing tension between the United States and China over the coronavirus outbreak NegativeBEIJING China said on Monday the United States was addicted to following a U.S. decision to leave the World Health Organization and said the withdrawal reveals a pursuit of power politics and unilateralism http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/china-says-u-s-addicted-to-quitting-over-plan-to-withdraw-from-who-idUSKBN2381P32020-06-02
The United States said last month it would extend million in emergency aid for food NegativeDUBAI The United Nations and Saudi Arabia host a pledging conference for warravaged Yemen on Tuesday to help raise some http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-yemen-un-aid/yemen-pledging-drive-hopes-to-raise-2-4-billion-to-save-aid-ops-as-virus-spreads-idUSKBN2390GX2020-06-02
The announcement comes as the Shanghaiheadquartered company fattens its funding war chest amid broader techrelated tensions between the United States and China NegativeSHANGHAI Hong Konglisted chipmaker Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-smic-china-ipo/chinese-chip-maker-smic-aims-to-raise-2-8-billion-via-shanghai-listing-prospectus-idUSKBN2382FT2020-06-02
The automaker based in Gothenburg Sweden started producing Polestar 2 sedans earlier this year in China and will also export them to Europe and the United States PositiveShowroom strength is becoming an important differentiator for electric vehicle makers in the worlds biggest auto and EV market as they line up new model launches http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-geely-polestar-electric/geelys-polestar-plans-china-showroom-expansion-to-compete-with-tesla-sources-idUSKBN2390832020-06-02
The companies said they have operated in the United States for 20 years without any FCC enforcement action PositiveWASHINGTON Pacific Networks Corp and its wholly owned subsidiary ComNet LLC on Monday urged the Federal Communications Commission not to shut down its U.S. operations http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-telecom/chinese-telecom-firms-urge-fcc-not-to-block-u-s-operations-idUSKBN2383RJ2020-06-02
The companies said they not only operated independently from the Chinese but have complied and cooperated with the United States government PositiveWASHINGTON Pacific Networks Corp and its wholly owned subsidiary ComNet LLC on Monday urged the Federal Communications Commission not to shut down its U.S. operations http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-telecom/chinese-telecom-firms-urge-fcc-not-to-block-u-s-operations-idUSKBN2383RJ2020-06-02
A Hong Kong government spokesman expressed regret the United States continued to smear and demonise the legitimate rights and duty of our to safeguard national security NegativeHONG Chinas state media and the government of Hong Kong lashed out on Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trumps vow to end Hong Kongs special status if Beijing imposes new national security laws on the city which is bracing for fresh protests http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-hongkong-protests/china-media-hong-kong-government-bristle-at-trumps-pledge-of-curbs-sanctions-idUSKBN2370222020-06-01
BRASILIA Brazil reported a record 33274 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Saturday its health ministry said and the death toll surpassed that of France and now ranks only below the United States Britain and Italy NegativeBRASILIA Brazil reported a record 33274 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Saturday its health ministry said and the death toll surpassed that of France and now ranks only below the United States Britain and Italy http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil/brazil-has-record-new-coronavirus-cases-surpasses-france-in-deaths-idUSKBN2360U82020-06-01
Countries including the United States Canada and Britain have expressed deep concerns about the law with Britain saying it may grant expanded visa rights to large numbers of Hong Kongers NegativeHONG Chinas state media and the government of Hong Kong lashed out on Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trumps vow to end Hong Kongs special status if Beijing imposes new national security laws on the city which is bracing for fresh protests http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-hongkong-protests/china-media-hong-kong-government-bristle-at-trumps-pledge-of-curbs-sanctions-idUSKBN2370222020-06-01
DUBAI May 30 Iran always keen to score points against its longtime foe the United States took Washington to task on Saturday over the killing of a black man by a white police officer that has sparked angry protests over racial injustice Negativeextraneous word in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/news/media/article/minneapolis-police-protests-iran/refile-iran-berates-u-s-over-police-killing-slams-racism-idUSL8N2DC0HG2020-06-01
Its great to get the United States back in the crewed launch business and were just really glad to be on board this magnificent Hurley said PositiveCAPE CANAVERAL Fla http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-space-exploration-spacex-launch/spacex-crew-dragon-delivers-two-nasa-astronauts-to-international-space-station-idUSKBN2370IM2020-06-01
MINNEAPOLIS Looting broke out on Sunday in Southern California a tanker truck drove into marchers in Minneapolis and demonstrators clashed with police in Boston and Washington D.C. as the United States struggled to contain chaotic protests over race and policing NegativeMINNEAPOLIS Looting broke out on Sunday in Southern California a tanker truck drove into marchers in Minneapolis and demonstrators clashed with police in Boston and Washington D.C. as the United States struggled to contain chaotic protests over race and policing http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-minneapolis-police-protests/protests-over-death-of-george-floyd-turn-violent-again-despite-curfews-national-guard-idUSKBN2370HH2020-06-01
On the role of Salameh Shea said the United States had worked very closely with him over the years PositiveBEIRUT The Lebanese government must turn its reform ideas into reality and take concrete steps to win international support the U.S. ambassador said in an interview broadcast on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-lebanon-crisis/lebanon-must-turn-reform-ideas-into-reality-u-s-ambassador-says-idUSKBN2370QN2020-06-01
Protesters have flooded the streets in the United States over the death of George Floyd in police custody in a wave of outrage sweeping a politically and racially divided nation NegativeSilver jumps over to threemonth high http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/global-precious/precious-gold-climbs-as-u-s-riots-spark-safe-haven-rush-idUSL4N2DE0VZ2020-06-01
Shea said the United States was still assessing the government formed with backing from the heavily armed Iranbacked Shiite group Hezbollah listed as a terrorist organisation by Washington NegativeBEIRUT The Lebanese government must turn its reform ideas into reality and take concrete steps to win international support the U.S. ambassador said in an interview broadcast on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-lebanon-crisis/lebanon-must-turn-reform-ideas-into-reality-u-s-ambassador-says-idUSKBN2370QN2020-06-01
TRIATHLON United States Andy Potts celebrates winning the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon in San Francisco California PositiveON THIS DAY JUNE 1 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-sport-retrospective-june1/sport-on-this-day-june-1-idUSKBN2370722020-06-01
The South American nation has now reported 498440 confirmed cases of coronavirus since the outbreak began a level of contagion second only to the United States NegativeBRASILIA Brazil reported a record 33274 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Saturday its health ministry said and the death toll surpassed that of France and now ranks only below the United States Britain and Italy http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil/brazil-has-record-new-coronavirus-cases-surpasses-france-in-deaths-idUSKBN2360U82020-06-01
The incident was one of a number of attacks on journalists covering the protests that have erupted around the United States after the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis NegativeMINNEAPOLIS Two members of a Reuters TV crew were hit by rubber bullets and a photographers camera was smashed in Minneapolis on Saturday night as attacks against journalists covering civil unrest in U.S. cities intensified http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-minneapolis-police-protest-update/reuters-camera-crew-hit-by-rubber-bullets-as-more-journalists-attacked-at-u-s-protests-idUSKBN2370502020-06-01
The incident was the latest attack on a journalist covering the protests that have erupted around the United States after the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis Negativeto fix typo in http://www.reuters.com/news/media/article/minneapolis-police-protest-update/refile-reuters-cameraman-hit-by-rubber-bullets-as-police-disperse-protesters-idUSL1N2DD01L2020-06-01
WASHINGTON The United States has supplied Brazil with 2 million doses of hydroxychloroquine for use against the coronavirus the two governments said on Sunday despite medical warnings about risks associated with the antimalaria drug NegativeWASHINGTON The United States has supplied Brazil with 2 million doses of hydroxychloroquine for use against the coronavirus the two governments said on Sunday despite medical warnings about risks associated with the antimalaria drug http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-brazil/u-s-sends-brazil-2-million-doses-of-hydroxychloroquine-drug-touted-by-trump-idUSKBN2370RU2020-06-01
DUBAI Iran always keen to score points against its longtime foe the United States took Washington to task on Saturday over the killing of a black man by a white police officer that has sparked angry protests over racial injustice NegativeDUBAI Iran always keen to score points against its longtime foe the United States took Washington to task on Saturday over the killing of a black man by a white police officer that has sparked angry protests over racial injustice http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-minneapolis-police-protests-iran/iran-berates-u-s-over-police-killing-slams-racism-idUSKBN2360QD2020-05-31
NEW YORK Thousands of protesters stormed the security perimeter of Barclays Center in New York as protests spread across the United States over the killing of George Floyd a Minneapolis black man who died after being pinned by the neck under a white police officers knee NegativeNEW YORK Thousands of protesters stormed the security perimeter of Barclays Center in New York as protests spread across the United States over the killing of George Floyd a Minneapolis black man who died after being pinned by the neck under a white police officers knee http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-minneapolis-police-protests-factbox/factbox-i-cant-breathe-protests-spread-across-america-after-minneapolis-killing-idUSKBN2352VY2020-05-31
TUNIS The United States said it is considering deploying a Security Force Assistance Brigade in Tunisia for training as part of its assistance program with the North Africa country amid concern over Russian activity in Libya NegativeTUNIS The United States said it is considering deploying a Security Force Assistance Brigade in Tunisia for training as part of its assistance program with the North Africa country amid concern over Russian activity in Libya http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-usa-tunisia/u-s-considers-sending-training-unit-to-tunisia-amid-north-africa-tensions-idUSKBN23602Y2020-05-31
The European Union urged the United States to reconsider its decision to cut ties with the World Health Organization over its handling of the pandemic NegativeCountries around the world are easing coronavirus restrictions but senior scientific advisors warned that England risks losing control of the pandemic again because it is starting to lift its lockdown without a fully operational track and trace program in place http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-coronavirus-idUSKBN2360KD2020-05-31
The United States the worlds biggest pharmaceutical market this month granted emergency use authorisation for remdesivir in COVID19 but has yet to approve the broader use of the drug PositiveTAIPEI Taiwans government said on Saturday it had approved Gilead Sciences potential COVID19 treatment remdesivir to treat the illness caused by the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-taiwan/taiwan-approves-gileads-remdesivir-to-treat-covid-19-idUSKBN23609Q2020-05-31
The supply has been criticized by the United States as both nations are under sanctions NegativeVenezuelas staterun oil company PDVSA began supplying the nations stations on Saturday with fuel provided by ally Iran as drivers wait anxiously for the gasoline to be sold according to four sources involved in the distribution http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-venezuela-iran-gasoline/irans-fuel-reaches-venezuelan-stations-fifth-tanker-headed-to-caribbean-idUSKBN2360RH2020-05-31
While most businesses across the United States remained shuttered due to the coronavirus pandemic Terry Sawyer cofounder of Hog Island Oyster Co had plenty of work to stay busy PositiveMARSHALL Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-oysters/after-pandemic-california-oyster-farmer-confident-in-industrys-return-idUSKBN2360OI2020-05-31
29 2016 the day the Obama administration announced it was expelling 35 alleged Russian intelligence operatives from the United States NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trumps former adviser Michael Flynn asked Russias ambassador to help avoid an escalation in diplomatic sanctions during a call between Trumps election and inauguration a transcript released on Friday showed http://www.reuters.com/politics/article/us-usa-trump-flynn/trump-ex-adviser-flynn-asked-russia-to-avoid-tit-for-tat-new-transcript-shows-idUSKBN23539V2020-05-30
A day later the Russian embassy announced that Russia may send a plane with medical equipment and protection gear to the United States PositiveWhen U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to accept a shipment of ventilators from Russian President Vladimir Putin at the height of the coronavirus outbreak the White House did not alert the FDA as it headed to New York and New Jersey Reuters has learned http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-ventilators-ex/exclusive-white-house-kept-fda-in-the-dark-on-russian-ventilators-for-new-york-and-new-jersey-idUSKBN23536O2020-05-30
As Russia continues to fan the flames of the Libyan conflict regional security in North Africa is a heightened the United States Africa Command said in a statement NegativeTUNIS The United States is looking to use one of its Security Force Assistance Brigades in Tunisia its military said on Friday amid concern over Russian activity in Libya http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-usa-tunisia/u-s-eyes-use-of-security-brigade-in-tunisia-amid-russia-concerns-idUSKBN23602Y2020-05-30
Britain and the United States are at odds over Londons decision to allow Chinese telecoms firm Huawei HWT.UL to play a role in building Britains 5G network NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that Chinas plan to impose national security legislation on Hong Kong would undermine the territorys autonomy http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-britain/uk-pm-johnson-and-u-s-president-trump-criticise-chinas-hong-kong-plan-idUSKBN2352M42020-05-30
Britain the United States Australia Canada and the EU have all already criticised the move NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that Chinas plan to impose national security legislation on Hong Kong would undermine the territorys autonomy http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-britain/uk-pm-johnson-and-u-s-president-trump-criticise-chinas-hong-kong-plan-idUSKBN2352M42020-05-30
Floyds death was one of several recent killings of black people in the United States that have provoked outrage NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday tried to walk back a Twitter threat to respond with deadly force to three days of violent protests in Minneapolis over the police killing of an unarmed black man http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-twitter-trump-minneapolis/trump-backpedals-after-shooting-threat-to-minneapolis-rioters-idUSKBN2350UC2020-05-30
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has refused to accept U.S. President Donald Trumps invitation to attend an envisaged summit of the Group of Seven in the United States Politico reported on Friday NegativeGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel has refused to accept U.S. President Donald Trumps invitation to attend an envisaged summit of the Group of Seven in the United States Politico reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-g7-germany/germanys-merkel-rejects-trump-invite-to-attend-g7-summit-in-washington-politico-idUSKBN2353B62020-05-30
His trial which the United States has called a mockery of justice based on spurious charges has been closed to the public because Moscow says the case is classified NegativeMOSCOW Former U.S. Marine Paul Whelan who Russia is trying on espionage charges was taken from prison on Thursday to undergo an emergency hernia operation his brother and the U.S. embassy said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-usa-whelan/ex-u-s-marine-held-in-russia-on-spying-charge-taken-for-emergency-hernia-operation-idUSKBN2352D62020-05-30
In a statement Tunisias defense ministry said the United States was a main partner in the effort to build the Tunisian armys operational capability PositiveTUNIS The United States is looking to use one of its Security Force Assistance Brigades in Tunisia its military said on Friday amid concern over Russian activity in Libya http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-usa-tunisia/u-s-eyes-use-of-security-brigade-in-tunisia-amid-russia-concerns-idUSKBN23602Y2020-05-30
It was a sign of deepening ties between Venezuela and Iran both OPEC members with fraught relations with the United States NegativeWASHINGTON Seeking to deter further shipments of Iranian fuel to Venezuela the Trump administration has quietly warned foreign governments seaports shipping companies and insurers that they could face stiff U.S. sanctions if they aid the tanker flotilla the U.S. envoy on Venezuela told Reuters on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-venezuela-gasoline-iran-usa/exclusive-u-s-warns-governments-firms-against-aiding-iran-fuel-shipments-to-venezuela-envoy-idUSKBN2352XH2020-05-30
NATIONS The United States will end its relationship with the World Health Organization over the bodys handling of the coronavirus pandemic U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday accusing the U.N. agency of becoming a puppet of China NegativeNATIONS The United States will end its relationship with the World Health Organization over the bodys handling of the coronavirus pandemic U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday accusing the U.N. agency of becoming a puppet of China http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-who/trump-cutting-u-s-ties-with-world-health-organization-over-virus-idUSKBN2352YJ2020-05-30
NEW YORK The United States and Britain raised Chinas plan to impose new security legislation on Hong Kong at the U.N. Security Council on Friday prompting China and Russia to criticize the United States for excessive use of force against black people NegativeNEW YORK The United States and Britain raised Chinas plan to impose new security legislation on Hong Kong at the U.N. Security Council on Friday prompting China and Russia to criticize the United States for excessive use of force against black people http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-un/u-s-britain-raise-hong-kong-at-u-n-security-council-angering-china-idUSKBN2351ZD2020-05-30
NEW YORK Thousands of protesters stormed the perimeter of Barclays Center in New York as protests spread across the United States over the killing of George Floyd a Minneapolis black man who died after being pinned by the neck under a white police officers knee NegativeNEW YORK Thousands of protesters stormed the perimeter of Barclays Center in New York as protests spread across the United States over the killing of George Floyd a Minneapolis black man who died after being pinned by the neck under a white police officers knee http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-minneapolis-police-protests-factbox/factbox-i-cant-breathe-protests-spread-across-america-after-minneapolis-killing-idUSKBN2352VY2020-05-30
Russia has reported the third highest number of coronavirus cases in the world after the United States and Brazil NegativeMOSCOW The city of Moscow has issued a revised version of its coronavirus death toll for April after criticism of its initial figures more than doubling the original tally by using what it said was an alternative counting method http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-moscow/city-of-moscow-revises-up-its-coronavirus-death-toll-for-april-after-criticism-idUSKBN2351U32020-05-30
TUNIS The United States is looking to use one of its Security Force Assistance Brigades in Tunisia its military said on Friday amid concern over Russian activity in Libya NegativeTUNIS The United States is looking to use one of its Security Force Assistance Brigades in Tunisia its military said on Friday amid concern over Russian activity in Libya http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-usa-tunisia/u-s-eyes-use-of-security-brigade-in-tunisia-amid-russia-concerns-idUSKBN23602Y2020-05-30
That compares with billion in the United States and billion in Europe NeutralSHANGHAI China Asset Management Co has become the countrys first mutual fund house to launch an ESGintegrated global fund targeting China stocks capitalsing on growing foreign interest toward environmental social and governance investing http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-funds-esg/chinaamc-woos-global-investors-with-esg-integrated-china-equity-fund-idUSKBN2352GP2020-05-30
The Danish bank is under investigation in the United States Denmark Estonia France and Britain over payments from Russia exSoviet states and elsewhere NegativeThe Danish bank is under investigation in the United States Denmark Estonia France and Britain over payments from Russia exSoviet states and elsewhere http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-danske-bk-moneylaundering-ey/danish-state-prosecutor-drops-investigation-of-danske-bank-auditor-ey-idUSKBN2351B82020-05-30
The United States this month issued a global maritime advisory giving guidance to the shipping industry on how to avoid sanctions related to Iran North Korea and Syria NegativeWASHINGTON Seeking to deter further shipments of Iranian fuel to Venezuela the Trump administration has quietly warned foreign governments seaports shipping companies and insurers that they could face stiff U.S. sanctions if they aid the tanker flotilla the U.S. envoy on Venezuela told Reuters on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-venezuela-gasoline-iran-usa/exclusive-u-s-warns-governments-firms-against-aiding-iran-fuel-shipments-to-venezuela-envoy-idUSKBN2352XH2020-05-30
The last trigger for widespread changes in air travel was the 2001 attacks in the United States which ushered in new security measures NegativeA United Nations aviationled task force is urging airlines airports and countries to come up with a uniform approach to flying safely during the coronavirus pandemic although it stopped short of providing specific requirements for the hard hit industrys recovery http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-un-aviation/u-n-agency-task-force-urges-uniform-approach-to-flying-during-coronavirus-idUSKBN2353252020-05-30
The robots typically costing 30000 euros had also been sold to clinics in France the Netherlands the United States and Rwanda and are also in some Belgian computer stores PositiveANTWERP Robots that speak more than 53 languages detect fever and determine if people are wearing face masks properly have been rolled out in Belgium as a first line of control in hospitals and shops http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-belgium-robots/covid-19-robot-patrol-rolled-out-in-belgian-hospitals-idUSKBN2352ES2020-05-30
Trump also said the United States is terminating its relationship with the World Health Organization something he had threatened to do earlier this month Negativea live blog on the U.S. stock market click or type in a news window http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/usa-stocks/us-stocks-wall-st-ends-mostly-up-trump-comments-on-china-but-takes-no-action-on-trade-idUSL1N2DB2V62020-05-30
Trump believes there would be no greater example of than holding a G7 summit in the United States near the end of June the White House said on Tuesday NeutralGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel has refused to accept U.S. President Donald Trumps invitation to attend an envisaged summit of the Group of Seven in the United States Politico reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-g7-germany/germanys-merkel-rejects-trump-invite-to-attend-g7-summit-in-washington-politico-idUSKBN2353B62020-05-30
Video of Floyds death on Monday shared widely on social media has triggered a wave of protests across the United States focused on racial inequity and injustice NegativeNEW YORK Citigroup Inc Chief Financial Officer Mark Mason one of the few black executives on Wall Street published a personal essay on Friday expressing his horror disgust and over the killing of George Floyd an unarmed black man who died after a Minneapolis police officer knelt on his neck http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-minneapolis-police-jp-morgan/citigroups-mason-expresses-horror-over-minneapolis-killing-idUSKBN23531L2020-05-30
We will take action to revoke Hong Kongs preferential he said adding that the United States would also impose sanctions on individuals seen as responsible for smothering Hong Kongs autonomy NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he was directing his administration to begin the process of eliminating special treatment for Hong Kong in response to Chinas plans to impose new security legislation in the territory http://www.reuters.com/politics/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-trump/trump-orders-his-administration-to-begin-eliminating-hong-kong-privileges-idUSKBN2352VG2020-05-30
A broader China REITs market that eventually covers property could reach over trillion Goldman Sachs estimates surpassing the United States as the worlds largest PositiveChinas plans to introduce real estate investment trusts mark a crucial step to get private money to fund infrastructure such as toll roads and sewage systems but authorities have their work cut out in creating a fullyfledged market http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-reits-analysis/long-odds-chinas-bet-on-reits-draws-sceptics-idUSKBN2350172020-05-29
Beijings move comes as U.S.China tensions have worsened amid mutual recriminations over the coronavirus pandemic which began in China but has hit the United States hardest NegativeHONG Chinas parliament on Thursday approved a decision to go forward with national security legislation for Hong Kong that democracy activists and Western countries fear could erode the citys freedoms and jeopardise its role as a global financial hub http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests/china-parliament-advances-hong-kong-security-law-as-u-s-tensions-rise-idUSKBN2340FZ2020-05-29
HONG KONG Hong Kong told the United States to keep out of the internal debate over new national security laws being imposed by China and warned that withdrawal of the financial hubs special status under U.S. law could backfire on the U.S. economy NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong told the United States to keep out of the internal debate over new national security laws being imposed by China and warned that withdrawal of the financial hubs special status under U.S. law could backfire on the U.S. economy http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-government-warns-removing-u-s-special-status-is-double-edged-sword-idUSKBN23504O2020-05-29
In the United States consumers are shifting to sports utility vehicles and large pickups that are speciality of the Detroit automakers as well as Teslas hightech electric vehicles PositiveTOKYO Nissan Motor Co outlined a new plan on Thursday to become a smaller more efficient carmaker after the coronavirus pandemic exacerbated a slide in profitability that culminated in its first annual loss in 11 years http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nissan-results/nissan-plans-big-cuts-to-go-small-after-first-loss-in-11-years-idUSKBN2341732020-05-29
Lillys compound is meant for the diagnosis and not treatment of Alzheimers which is one of the top 10 leading causes of death in the United States NegativeThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved drugmaker Eli Lilly and Cos radioactive compound to detect tau an important characteristic of Alzheimers disease http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-lilly-alzheimer-s/u-s-fda-approves-eli-lillys-diagnostic-agent-for-alzheimers-disease-idUSKBN2343MB2020-05-29
MOSCOW The construction of the undersea Nord Stream2 gas pipeline to Europe will be completed the Kremlin said on Thursday amid threats of additional sanctions against the project from the United States NegativeMOSCOW The construction of the undersea Nord Stream2 gas pipeline to Europe will be completed the Kremlin said on Thursday amid threats of additional sanctions against the project from the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-usa-nordstream/kremlin-says-nord-stream-2-gas-pipeline-will-be-completed-idUSKBN2341I52020-05-29
Maduro accuses the United States of seeking to oust him to control Venezuelas oil resources NegativeThe Venezuelan navy said it escorted a fourth tanker bringing Iranian fuel through its waters on Thursday while the United States called the shipments to the gasolinestarved country a distraction from problems facing President Nicolas Maduro http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-venezuela-gasoline-iran/fourth-iranian-tanker-docks-at-venezuelan-port-u-s-slams-distraction-idUSKBN2342ZT2020-05-29
More than 100000 people in the United States have died from COVID19 the illness caused by the coronavirus NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved legislation increasing the amount of time to 24 weeks from the current eight weeks for small businesses to use Paycheck Protection Program loans spurred by the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/politics/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-ppp/small-business-loan-terms-eased-under-u-s-house-passed-bill-idUSKBN23431T2020-05-29
Nearly 624000 Cubans living abroad visited their homeland in 2019 of which a record 552800 were from the United States Cuba has said PositiveWASHINGTON The United States will impose a cap on charter flights to Cuba at 3600 per year the U.S. Transportation Department said on Thursday as President Donald Trumps administration moves to curb the Cuban governments access to revenue http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-cuba-flights/u-s-caps-charter-flights-to-cuba-at-3600-per-year-idUSKBN2342M62020-05-29
OTTAWA A Canadian court ruling that could permit the extradition of a senior Huawei Technologies Co Ltd executive to the United States leaves Canada vulnerable to further retaliation from Beijing analysts said NegativeOTTAWA A Canadian court ruling that could permit the extradition of a senior Huawei Technologies Co Ltd executive to the United States leaves Canada vulnerable to further retaliation from Beijing analysts said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-canada/canadas-huawei-extradition-ruling-could-unleash-more-chinese-backlash-idUSKBN2342TD2020-05-29
Rebuilding both the Nissan and Infiniti brands could take time he said as the coronavirus situation in the United States was taking a bit more time than we to improve NegativeTOKYO Nissan Motor Co outlined a new plan on Thursday to become a smaller more efficient carmaker after the coronavirus pandemic exacerbated a slide in profitability that culminated in its first annual loss in 11 years http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nissan-results/nissan-plans-big-cuts-to-go-small-after-first-loss-in-11-years-idUSKBN2341732020-05-29
Sales in its key North American market fell as Nissan struggles to recover in the United States where aggressive discounting has clobbered margins and tarnished its brand image NegativeTOKYO Nissan Motor Co outlined a new plan on Thursday to become a smaller more efficient carmaker after the coronavirus pandemic exacerbated a slide in profitability that culminated in its first annual loss in 11 years http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nissan-results/nissan-plans-big-cuts-to-go-small-after-first-loss-in-11-years-idUSKBN2341732020-05-29
Social media companies have been under pressure from many quarters both in the United States and other countries to better control misinformation and harmful content on their services NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said he will introduce legislation that may scrap or weaken a law that has protected internet companies including Twitter and Facebook in an extraordinary attempt to regulate social media platforms where he has been criticized http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-twitter-trump-executive-order-social/trump-move-could-scrap-or-weaken-law-that-protects-social-media-companies-idUSKBN2340MW2020-05-29
That same day the United States reported it had concluded 15766114 tests or about 48 NeutralMEXICO CITY President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Thursday he would restart his tours of Mexico gambling on his ability to control the narrative that the country is bouncing back from the coronavirus outbreak even as death tolls and infections hit record highs http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-president/mexican-president-hits-the-road-again-under-pall-of-coronavirus-deaths-idUSKBN2342LO2020-05-29
The Housepassed bill comes as states have begun loosening efforts to control the spread of the novel coronavirus which has raced across the United States and the world NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved legislation increasing the amount of time to 24 weeks from the current eight weeks for small businesses to use Paycheck Protection Program loans spurred by the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/politics/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-ppp/small-business-loan-terms-eased-under-u-s-house-passed-bill-idUSKBN23431T2020-05-29
The fact that the major internet companies are based in the United States also gives them protection PositiveU.S. President Donald Trump is expected to order a review of a federal law known as Section 230 which protects internet companies like Facebook Twitter and Alphabets Google from being responsible for the material posted by users http://www.reuters.com/politics/article/us-twitter-trump-executive-order-explain/explainer-whats-in-the-law-protecting-internet-companies-and-can-trump-change-it-idUSKBN23434V2020-05-29
WASHINGTON The United States will impose a cap on charter flights to Cuba at 3600 per year the U.S. Transportation Department said on Thursday as President Donald Trumps administration moves to curb the Cuban governments access to revenue NegativeWASHINGTON The United States will impose a cap on charter flights to Cuba at 3600 per year the U.S. Transportation Department said on Thursday as President Donald Trumps administration moves to curb the Cuban governments access to revenue http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-cuba-flights/u-s-caps-charter-flights-to-cuba-at-3600-per-year-idUSKBN2342M62020-05-29
BRUSSELS From ramping up 5Gs rollout to exploiting its data the European Union is turning to technology to help it bounce back from the coronavirus crisis and compete better in key areas with the United States and China PositiveBRUSSELS From ramping up 5Gs rollout to exploiting its data the European Union is turning to technology to help it bounce back from the coronavirus crisis and compete better in key areas with the United States and China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-eu-budget-recovery-tech/tech-reboot-in-store-for-eu-as-plans-recovery-from-crisis-idUSKBN23324B2020-05-28
Colombia and the United States hope to cut coca cultivation and cocaine production capacity in half by the end of 2023 PositiveBOGOTA A U.S. army unit will arrive in Colombia in the coming days to help the Andean countrys armed forces fight against drug trafficking for a fourmonth period the U.S. embassy in Bogota said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-colombia-us-drugs/u-s-unit-to-arrive-in-colombia-to-help-fight-drug-trafficking-idUSKBN23408L2020-05-28
Factories in the United States started to reopen earlier this month with suppliers gearing up to support an auto industry employing nearly 1 million people PositiveTesla also said its Supercharger quickcharging service will no longer be free to new customers of its Model S sedans and Model X sport utility vehicles http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-prices/tesla-cuts-prices-by-as-much-as-6-in-north-america-to-boost-demand-idUSKBN2330DP2020-05-28
Huawei Technologies Cos Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou was dealt a setback by a Canadian court on Wednesday as she tries to avoid extradition to the United States to face bank fraud charges dashing hopes for an end to her 18month house arrest in Vancouver NegativeHuawei Technologies Cos Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou was dealt a setback by a Canadian court on Wednesday as she tries to avoid extradition to the United States to face bank fraud charges dashing hopes for an end to her 18month house arrest in Vancouver http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-canada/huawei-cfo-meng-loses-key-court-fight-against-extradition-to-united-states-idUSKBN2331512020-05-28
Meanwhile tensions between the United States and China continued to rise after China announced plans to impose new national security legislation on Hong Kong prompting protests in the street NegativeNEW YORK Oil futures tumbled on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he was working on a strong response to Chinas proposed security law in Hong Kong and as some traders doubted Russias commitment to deep production cuts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-slides-on-u-s-china-tensions-opec-uncertainty-idUSKBN2330162020-05-28
NEW YORK The United States and China clashed over Hong Kong at the United Nations on Wednesday after Beijing opposed a request by Washington for the Security Council to meet over Chinas plan to impose new national security legislation on the territory NegativeNEW YORK The United States and China clashed over Hong Kong at the United Nations on Wednesday after Beijing opposed a request by Washington for the Security Council to meet over Chinas plan to impose new national security legislation on the territory http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-un/u-s-and-china-fight-at-united-nations-over-hong-kong-idUSKBN23405F2020-05-28
SAN FRANCISCO The United States has found a new way to make China pay for by targeting Hong Kong NegativeSAN FRANCISCO The United States has found a new way to make China pay for by targeting Hong Kong http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-breakingviews/breakingviews-hong-kong-gets-thrown-under-make-china-pay-bus-idUSKBN23336L2020-05-28
The EU Commission very much along the lines of FrenchGerman proposals has presented a big step towards United States of Helme told national broadcaster ETV in an interview NeutralTALLINN Estonian Finance Minister Martin Helme who represents a farright party in the governing coalition of the eurozone country said he cannot agree with the EU Commissions economic rescue plan unveiled earlier on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-eu-budget-recovery-estonia/estonia-cannot-agree-to-eu-commission-rescue-plan-finance-minister-idUSKBN23333S2020-05-28
The United States is preparing to charge the wife of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in coming months with crimes that could include drug trafficking and corruption four people familiar with the case told Reuters NegativeThe United States is preparing to charge the wife of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in coming months with crimes that could include drug trafficking and corruption four people familiar with the case told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-venezuela-politics-charges-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-preparing-criminal-indictment-against-wife-of-venezuelas-maduro-sources-idUSKBN2332M52020-05-28
The combined spending ranks among the worlds largest fiscal packages to deal with the coronavirus approaching the size of the United States NegativeTOKYO Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abes cabinet approved on Wednesday a new http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-stimulus/japan-approves-fresh-1-1-trillion-stimulus-to-combat-pandemic-pain-idUSKBN2323D32020-05-28
The novel coronavirus has killed more than 100000 people in the United States according to a Reuters tally on Wednesday even as the slowdown in deaths encouraged businesses to reopen and Americans to emerge from more than two months of lockdowns NegativeThe novel coronavirus has killed more than 100000 people in the United States according to a Reuters tally on Wednesday even as the slowdown in deaths encouraged businesses to reopen and Americans to emerge from more than two months of lockdowns http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-casualties/u-s-coronavirus-deaths-top-100000-as-country-reopens-idUSKBN23334Z2020-05-28
WASHINGTON The United States said on Wednesday it will terminate sanctions waivers that had allowed Russian Chinese and European companies to carry out work originally designed to make it harder for Iranian nuclear sites to be used for weapons development NegativeWASHINGTON The United States said on Wednesday it will terminate sanctions waivers that had allowed Russian Chinese and European companies to carry out work originally designed to make it harder for Iranian nuclear sites to be used for weapons development http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-iran-nuclear/u-s-to-end-sanctions-waivers-allowing-some-work-at-iran-nuclear-sites-idUSKBN2332W12020-05-28
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trumps maximum policy is giving Iran a choice between negotiating with the United States or managing the economic collapse caused by U.S. sanctions U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook said on Wednesday NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trumps maximum policy is giving Iran a choice between negotiating with the United States or managing the economic collapse caused by U.S. sanctions U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-iran-nuclear-hook/u-s-gives-iran-a-choice-negotiate-or-manage-economic-collapse-idUSKBN2333AB2020-05-28
We have informed both India and China that the United States is ready willing and able to mediate or arbitrate their now raging border Trump said in a Twitter post PositiveDELHI U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had offered to mediate a standoff between India and China at the Himalayan border where soldiers camped out in a highaltitude region have accused each other of trespassing over the disputed border http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-india-china-usa/trump-offers-to-mediate-raging-india-china-border-dispute-idUSKBN2331N02020-05-28
YORK Asian shares erased gains and the yuan languished on Thursday on growing worries Chinas planned security law for Hong Kong would spark a broader diplomatic confrontation with the United States NegativeYORK Asian shares erased gains and the yuan languished on Thursday on growing worries Chinas planned security law for Hong Kong would spark a broader diplomatic confrontation with the United States http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-turn-red-as-hong-kong-tensions-sour-mood-idUSKBN2333FB2020-05-28
Goes is one of at least 374000 Brazilians infected by the virus now the worlds secondbiggest outbreak after the United States NegativeRIO DE JANEIRO Brazilian nurse Rusia Goes gave birth while unconscious and breathing through a ventilator tube in April as she battled severe COVID19 symptoms http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil-birth/brazilian-nurse-with-covid-19-reunited-with-her-baby-after-giving-birth-on-ventilator-idUSKBN23235Z2020-05-27
In Brazil which last week became the country with the second highest number of coronavirus cases after the United States that number is significantly higher NegativeAlongside industries like mining and meatpacking oil production has come under scrutiny during the pandemic as employees are forced to work sleep and eat in confined areas http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-coronavirus-offshore-exclusive/exclusive-coronavirus-spreads-in-brazils-oilfields-as-six-offshore-operators-register-cases-idUSKBN2321ES2020-05-27
It urged the Trump administration to continue to prioritize maintenance of a positive and constructive relationship between the United States and Hong Kong PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Chamber of Commerce said on Tuesday it was deeply concerned that Chinas proposed national security legislation on Hong Kong could undermine its autonomy under the one country two framework and urged Beijing to deescalate the situation http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-uschamber/u-s-chamber-urges-china-to-preserve-hong-kongs-autonomy-idUSKBN2321MQ2020-05-27
Latin American governments many under severe budget constraints themselves have been reluctant to bail out their key airlines in contrast to the United States and Europe NegativeOne of the worlds largest airlines LATAM said it would continue to fly through its bankruptcy restructuring http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-latam-airlines-bankruptcy/latam-becomes-largest-airline-driven-to-bankruptcy-by-coronavirus-idUSKBN2320GT2020-05-27
Russian military aircraft are likely to provide close air support and offensive the United States Africa command said in a statement it posted on its website and on Twitter NegativeTUNIS The U.S. military said on Tuesday that Russia has deployed fighter aircraft to Libya to support Russian mercenaries fighting for eastern forces adding to concerns of a new escalation in the conflict http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-libya-security-usa/u-s-military-says-russia-deployed-fighter-jets-to-libya-idUSKBN2321RQ2020-05-27
Tesla said it will also cut prices in China the companys usual practice after price adjustments in the United States PositiveThe price cut comes as states after lockdowns during which demand for cars waned http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-tesla-prices/tesla-to-cut-car-prices-in-north-america-china-idUSKBN2330DP2020-05-27
The United States and China have repeatedly clashed over trade policy advanced technology and Chinas response to the coronavirus which originated in the central province of Hubei late last year NegativeMarkets swing between riskon and riskoff http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-gains-yuan-slumps-on-rising-hong-kong-tensions-idUSL4N2D90AZ2020-05-27
The combined spending would also be among the largest fiscal packages to deal with the coronavirus in the world approaching the size of United States NegativeTOKYO Japan will compile a new http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-stimulus/japan-eyes-fresh-1-1-trillion-stimulus-to-combat-pandemic-pain-idUSKBN2323D32020-05-27
U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday said the United States this week would announce a strong response to the planned security legislation for Hong Kong NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong deployed riot police around the Legislative Council on Wednesday as activists called for protests against a bill to criminalise disrespect of the Chinese anthem amid soaring tensions over perceived threats to the citys freedoms http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/riot-police-shield-hong-kong-legislature-as-protesters-gather-against-anthem-bill-idUSKBN2330532020-05-27
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the United States will announce before the end of the week its response to Chinas planned security bill for Hong Kong NegativeMarkets swing between riskon and riskoff http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-gains-yuan-slumps-on-rising-hong-kong-tensions-idUSL4N2D90AZ2020-05-27
Yet when Thorpe returned to the United States he was barred from some hotels and restaurants especially in the South while travelling with his teams because of his race NegativeJim Thorpe a twotime Olympic gold medallist and formidable American football and baseball player was one of the greatest U.S. athletes of all time but the public often failed to recognise him as one of their own during his lifetime http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-sport-anniversary-thorpe/on-this-day-born-may-28-1888-jim-thorpe-american-athlete-idUSKBN2330MW2020-05-27
After a quiet start to the week due to holidays in Britain and the United States the greenback was a fraction softer against most Asian currencies NeutralEconomic restart hopes help riskier currencies higher http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-dips-as-virus-recovery-optimism-holds-idUSL4N2D80C92020-05-26
BEIJING China warned on Monday that it will take countermeasures if the United States insists on undermining its interests regarding Hong Kong following the latest comments from Washington about possible sanctions over new national security legislation for the city NegativeBEIJING China warned on Monday that it will take countermeasures if the United States insists on undermining its interests regarding Hong Kong following the latest comments from Washington about possible sanctions over new national security legislation for the city http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-china/china-says-to-take-action-if-u-s-undermines-its-interests-in-hong-kong-idUSKBN2310QP2020-05-26
But with financial markets in Singapore Britain and the United States closed for public holidays on Monday market moves were relatively small and held within wellworn ranges NeutralBy Yoruk Bahceli and Saikat Chatterjee http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-german-survey-fuels-stock-gains-euro-investors-eye-eu-summit-idUSL8N2D728Z2020-05-26
California retail with instore shopping and places of worship that were closed under one of the most restrictive coronavirus containment rules in the United States may now open health authorities announced on Monday NegativeCalifornia retail with instore shopping and places of worship that were closed under one of the most restrictive coronavirus containment rules in the United States may now open health authorities announced on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-heath-coronavirus-usa-california/california-opens-places-of-worship-in-store-retail-businesses-health-officials-idUSKBN23120D2020-05-26
Chinese refiners are also receiving their first crude cargo from the United States in May since November a shipment booked in March when oil prices started to collapse PositiveRussia overtook Saudi Arabia as Chinas top crude oil supplier in April customs data showed with imports rising from the same month a year earlier as refiners snapped up cheap raw materials amid a price war between the two producers http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-economy-trade-oil/russia-leapfrogs-saudi-arabia-as-chinas-top-crude-oil-supplier-in-april-idUSKBN23203B2020-05-26
Lopez Obrador noted that the sealing of the new North American trade deal the United StatesMexicoCanada Agreement would help spur business with the United States PositiveMEXICO CITY A slowdown in Chinas economy this year should allow Mexico to attract more investment lure companies and create jobs Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-economy/mexico-can-benefit-from-chinese-economic-slowdown-lopez-obrador-says-idUSKBN2311BZ2020-05-26
MOSCOW Russian prosecutors asked a court on Monday to sentence former U.S. Marine Paul Whelan who is on trial accused of spying for the United States to 18 years in a maximum security prison his lawyer said NegativeMOSCOW Russian prosecutors asked a court on Monday to sentence former U.S. Marine Paul Whelan who is on trial accused of spying for the United States to 18 years in a maximum security prison his lawyer said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-usa-whelan/russia-seeks-18-year-jail-term-for-ex-u-s-marine-in-spying-trial-idUSKBN23117F2020-05-26
NEW YORK Americans paid a lowkey tribute to those who died serving in the U.S. Armed Forces on Monday with many Memorial Day events canceled because of the coronavirus epidemic that has killed nearly 100000 people in the United States alone NegativeNEW YORK Americans paid a lowkey tribute to those who died serving in the U.S. Armed Forces on Monday with many Memorial Day events canceled because of the coronavirus epidemic that has killed nearly 100000 people in the United States alone http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/americans-make-low-key-memorial-day-tributes-coronavirus-overshadowing-events-idUSKBN2311VT2020-05-26
Novavax said upon successful completion of Phase 1 the Phase 2 portion of the trial will be conducted in several countries including the United States PositiveNovavax Inc said on Monday it has started the Phase 1 clinical trial of a novel coronavirus vaccine candidate and has enrolled the trials first participants with preliminary results slated for July http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-novavax-vaccine/novavax-starts-phase-1-clinical-trial-of-coronavirus-vaccine-candidate-idUSKBN23122P2020-05-26
The United States Australia Britain Canada and others have expressed concerns about the legislation widely seen as a potential turning point for Chinas freest city NegativeHONG KONG Chinas foreign ministry office in Hong Kong and the citys security chief on Monday defended proposed national security laws by describing some acts in mass prodemocracy protests last year as terrorism http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/hong-kong-and-beijing-officials-defend-security-laws-citing-threat-of-terrorism-idUSKBN2310O92020-05-26
The global pandemic has killed nearly 100000 people in the United States alone NegativeCalifornia retail with instore shopping and places of worship that were closed under one of the most restrictive coronavirus containment rules in the United States may now open health authorities announced on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-heath-coronavirus-usa-california/california-opens-places-of-worship-in-store-retail-businesses-health-officials-idUSKBN23120D2020-05-26
They also expected other large oil producers such as the United States Canada and Norway to make additional cuts NegativeMOSCOW Russias energy ministry sees global oil demand and supply balancing in the next two months it said on its Twitter feed on Monday citing the minister Alexander Novak http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-global-oil-russia-demand/russia-sees-global-oil-market-balancing-in-june-july-idUSKBN2311MT2020-05-26
BEIJING The United States should not challenge Chinas red line on Chineseclaimed Taiwan the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday NegativeBEIJING The United States should not challenge Chinas red line on Chineseclaimed Taiwan the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-taiwan/china-diplomat-says-u-s-should-not-challenge-chinas-red-line-on-taiwan-idUSKBN23008Y2020-05-25
BEIJING The United States should stop wasting time in its fight against the coronavirus and work with China to combat it rather than spreading lies and attacking the country the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday NegativeBEIJING The United States should stop wasting time in its fight against the coronavirus and work with China to combat it rather than spreading lies and attacking the country the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-usa/china-tells-u-s-to-stop-wasting-time-in-coronavirus-battle-idUSKBN2300762020-05-25
China and the United States also need to start coordinating macro policies for their respective economies as well as the world economy he added PositiveBEIJING The United States should stop wasting time in its fight against the coronavirus and work with China to combat it rather than spreading lies and attacking the country the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-usa/china-tells-u-s-to-stop-wasting-time-in-coronavirus-battle-idUSKBN2300762020-05-25
China has denied the accusations against it and its top diplomat on Sunday accused the United States of spreading lies and attacking the country NegativeWASHINGTON A top White House official on Sunday likened Chinas handling of the coronavirus outbreak to the Soviet Unions coverup of the meltdown at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in 1986 http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-healt-coronavirus-usa-china/coronavirus-cover-up-is-chinas-chernobyl-white-house-adviser-idUSKBN2300PC2020-05-25
TOKYO Oil prices eased on Monday on concerns over rising tensions between the United States and China over Beijings plans to impose security laws on Hong Kong and the possibility of sanctions from Washington NegativeTOKYO Oil prices eased on Monday on concerns over rising tensions between the United States and China over Beijings plans to impose security laws on Hong Kong and the possibility of sanctions from Washington http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-falls-as-u-s-china-tensions-take-toll-idUSKBN23107U2020-05-25
The United States should not to squander the hardwon outcomes of engagement State Councillor Wang said at his annual news conference in Beijing PositiveBEIJING China hopes the United State and North Korea can resume meaningful dialogue as soon as possible the Chinese governments top diplomat Wang Yi said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-northkorea/china-hopes-u-s-north-korea-can-resume-meaningful-dialogue-idUSKBN23009D2020-05-25
The White House on Sunday said it was restricting travel from Brazil to the United States two days after the South American nation became the worlds No NegativeThe White House on Sunday said it was restricting travel from Brazil to the United States two days after the South American nation became the worlds No http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil-usa/u-s-limits-travel-from-brazil-amid-worsening-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN2300KI2020-05-25
The biggest concern is the tension between the United States and said Takuya Kanda general manager of research at Gaitame NegativeRisk aversion supports dollar http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-edges-higher-as-hong-kong-tensions-fuel-safe-haven-demand-idUSL4N2D60G42020-05-25
The proposal drew the ire of Hong Kong residents who defied social distancing rules and protested on streets while the United States warned Beijings move could lead to U.S. sanctions NegativeSYDNEY May 25 Asian shares started cautiously on Monday as central bank largesse globally boosted sentiment but rising trade tensions between the worlds two biggest economies dulled risk appetite http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-tick-up-eyes-on-china-u-s-trade-relations-idUSL4N2D703S2020-05-25
The proposal drew the ire of Hong Kong residents who defied social distancing rules and protested on streets while the United States warned Chinas move could lead to U.S. sanctions NegativeSYDNEY A gauge of Asian stocks pared early gains on Monday amid souring relations between China and the United States with Hong Kong shares extending losses on mounting fears about future stability in the city http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-reverse-early-gains-eyes-on-china-u-s-trade-relations-idUSKBN23101F2020-05-25
The threat of sanctions over Hong Kong risks a repeat of last years damaging trade war between the United States and China NegativeRisk aversion supports dollar http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-edges-higher-as-hong-kong-tensions-fuel-safe-haven-demand-idUSL4N2D60G42020-05-25
Thomas Gill a spokesman for the United States Lifesaving Association for beach lifeguards said on Sunday that his home sands of Virginia Beach were not crowded PositiveAmericans sunbathed on beaches fished from boats and strolled on boardwalks this holiday weekend but the occasional person wearing a mask was a constant reminder that the world is still battling the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/americans-pass-pandemic-holiday-on-beaches-in-parks-as-death-toll-nears-100000-idUSKBN2300L92020-05-25
Trading may be subdued on Monday because financial markets in Singapore Britain and the United States are closed for public holidays NegativeRisk aversion supports dollar http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-edges-higher-as-hong-kong-tensions-fuel-safe-haven-demand-idUSL4N2D60G42020-05-25
WASHINGTON The White House announced Sunday that it is prohibiting foreigners from traveling to the United States if they had been in Brazil in the last two weeks two days after the South American nation became the world No NegativeWASHINGTON The White House announced Sunday that it is prohibiting foreigners from traveling to the United States if they had been in Brazil in the last two weeks two days after the South American nation became the world No http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil-travel/white-house-limits-travel-to-u-s-from-brazil-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN2300SK2020-05-25
2 hotspot for coronavirus cases on Friday second only to the United States after it confirmed that 330890 people had been infected by the virus the Health Ministry said NegativeBrazil became the world No http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-coronavirus-idUSKBN22Z0J12020-05-24
Countries including the United States and Australia have criticized Beijing over a lack of transparency during the early days of the pandemic NegativeBEIJING Chinas top disease control official said on Saturday that public criticism over the initial coronavirus outbreak was understandable but defended Beijings response to the crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cdc/chinas-top-disease-control-official-accepts-criticism-of-coronavirus-response-idUSKBN22Z0HP2020-05-24
The country now has 347398 confirmed cases according to the ministry up 16508 from Friday when it surpassed Russia to become the worlds virus hot spot behind the United States NegativeSAO PAULO Brazil registered 965 new coronavirus deaths on Saturday taking the total number of fatalities to 22013 the Health Ministry said http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil/brazil-registers-965-new-coronavirus-deaths-confirmed-cases-hit-347398-idUSKBN22Z0Y02020-05-24
Trump has been eager to promote the idea that the United States is returning to normal PositiveNEW YORK Americans excited about what for many was their first big break from coronavirus shutdowns flocked to beaches and outdoor areas on Saturday snarling roadways and forcing some closures on the Memorial Day weekend that signals the start of the U.S. summer http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-memorialday/covid-19-distancing-compels-shifts-at-the-beach-on-crowded-u-s-memorial-day-weekend-idUSKBN22Z0SY2020-05-24
2 hotspot for coronavirus cases on Friday second only to the United States after it confirmed that 330890 people had been infected by the virus overtaking Russia the Health Ministry said NegativeRIO DE JANEIRO Brazil became the world No http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil-casualties/brazil-jumps-to-world-no-2-in-coronavirus-cases-behind-the-u-s-idUSKBN22Y2ZY2020-05-23
BRUSSELS European members of NATO told the United States on Friday they were uneasy about its plan to withdraw from the 35nation Open Skies treaty that allows unarmed surveillance flights over member countries an official of the defence alliance said NegativeBRUSSELS European members of NATO told the United States on Friday they were uneasy about its plan to withdraw from the 35nation Open Skies treaty that allows unarmed surveillance flights over member countries an official of the defence alliance said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-russia-openskies-nato/european-nato-allies-voice-concern-over-u-s-plan-to-quit-open-skies-idUSKBN22Y1FY2020-05-23
But Biden argues Trump is helping China by undermining U.S. relations with allies and reducing the United States role and influence in international institutions NegativeDETROIT The United States must lead the world in condemning China if it imposes new national security rules on Hong Kong likely Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said on Friday after Beijing unveiled a law that could undermine the territorys autonomy http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-biden/biden-says-u-s-should-lead-world-in-condemning-china-over-hong-kong-actions-idUSKBN22Y21U2020-05-23
CHICAGO The United States plans a massive testing effort involving more than 100000 volunteers and a half dozen or so of the most promising vaccine candidates in an effort to deliver a safe and effective one by the end of 2020 scientists leading the program told Reuters PositiveCHICAGO The United States plans a massive testing effort involving more than 100000 volunteers and a half dozen or so of the most promising vaccine candidates in an effort to deliver a safe and effective one by the end of 2020 scientists leading the program told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-vaccine-exclus/exclusive-u-s-plans-massive-coronavirus-vaccine-testing-effort-to-meet-year-end-deadline-idUSKBN22Y2L32020-05-23
DETROIT The United States must lead the world in condemning China if it imposes new national security rules on Hong Kong likely Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said on Friday after Beijing unveiled a law that could undermine the territorys autonomy NegativeDETROIT The United States must lead the world in condemning China if it imposes new national security rules on Hong Kong likely Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said on Friday after Beijing unveiled a law that could undermine the territorys autonomy http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-biden/biden-says-u-s-should-lead-world-in-condemning-china-over-hong-kong-actions-idUSKBN22Y21U2020-05-23
DUBAI Irans Supreme Leader on Friday denounced Israel as a to be removed and hailed Tehrans supply of arms to Palestinians drawing swift condemnation from the United States European Union and Israel NegativeDUBAI Irans Supreme Leader on Friday denounced Israel as a to be removed and hailed Tehrans supply of arms to Palestinians drawing swift condemnation from the United States European Union and Israel http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-iran-israel-khamenei/iran-lauds-arms-supply-to-palestinians-against-tumor-israel-idUSKBN22Y10L2020-05-23
Data from millions of mobile phones shows varying behavior across the United States in May as people responded to the loosening of stayathome orders a Reuters analysis shows NeutralData from millions of mobile phones shows varying behavior across the United States in May as people responded to the loosening of stayathome orders a Reuters analysis shows http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-reopening-insi/smartphone-data-shows-americas-cautious-comeback-idUSKBN22Y2E12020-05-23
HONG KONG Chinese plans to impose national security laws on Hong Kong could see mainland intelligence agencies set up bases there raising fears of direct law enforcement and what the United States branded a death for the citys autonomy NegativeHONG KONG Chinese plans to impose national security laws on Hong Kong could see mainland intelligence agencies set up bases there raising fears of direct law enforcement and what the United States branded a death for the citys autonomy http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/chinas-planned-security-agencies-for-hong-kong-a-death-knell-for-autonomy-pompeo-idUSKBN22Y04K2020-05-23
MEXICO CITY Two flights of Mexican nationals who were returned from the United States arrived in Mexico City on Friday and the 189 passengers will be sent to their states of origin the Mexican government said NegativeMEXICO CITY Two flights of Mexican nationals who were returned from the United States arrived in Mexico City on Friday and the 189 passengers will be sent to their states of origin the Mexican government said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-receives-two-flights-of-mexican-nationals-returned-from-u-s-idUSKBN22Z07Z2020-05-23
PARIS France said on Friday it regretted the decision of the United States to plan to withdraw from the 35nation Open Skies treaty allowing unarmed surveillance flights over member countries even though it shared its concern over Russias implementation of the treaty NegativePARIS France said on Friday it regretted the decision of the United States to plan to withdraw from the 35nation Open Skies treaty allowing unarmed surveillance flights over member countries even though it shared its concern over Russias implementation of the treaty http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-france-treaty/france-says-regrets-u-s-decision-to-withdraw-from-open-skies-treaty-idUSKBN22Y1PA2020-05-23
Physician practices revenues have plummeted across the United States since shutdowns were imposed to stop the spread of the coronavirus as patients stay home except for emergencies NegativeA group representing some of the largest U.S. employers has asked Congress for a yearlong ban on mergers and acquisitions among hospitals and doctors groups that received government money to cope with the effects of the COVID19 pandemic http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-hospital-m-a/large-employers-push-back-on-u-s-healthcare-mergers-during-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN22Z0152020-05-23
Russia said the United States has not provided any evidence to support that assertion NegativePARIS France said on Friday it regretted the decision of the United States to plan to withdraw from the 35nation Open Skies treaty allowing unarmed surveillance flights over member countries even though it shared its concern over Russias implementation of the treaty http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-france-treaty/france-says-regrets-u-s-decision-to-withdraw-from-open-skies-treaty-idUSKBN22Y1PA2020-05-23
The United States also maintains export control offices and academic exchanges in Hong Kong separate from mainland China PositiveWASHINGTON New Chinese national security restrictions imposed on Hong Kong could draw a U.S. revocation of the former British colonys special under U.S. law a move that would have farreaching trade and investment implications http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-hongkong-trade-explainer/explainer-how-ending-hong-kongs-special-status-could-affect-u-s-companies-idUSKBN22Y22Z2020-05-23
The United States has raised security concerns about Huawei equipment and warned that allies that use it in their networks risked being cut off from valuable intelligence sharing feeds NegativePrime Minister Boris Johnson is planning to reduce Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltds involvement in Britains 5G network in the wake of the coronavirus crisis the Daily Telegraph newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-huawei-tec/uk-plans-cut-in-huaweis-5g-network-involvement-newspaper-report-idUSKBN22Y2VB2020-05-23
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the disastrous would be the death for Hong Kongs autonomy and that the United States stood with the people of Hong Kong NegativeHONG KONG Chinese plans to impose national security laws on Hong Kong could see mainland intelligence agencies set up bases there raising fears of direct law enforcement and what the United States branded a death for the citys autonomy http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong/chinas-planned-security-agencies-for-hong-kong-a-death-knell-for-autonomy-pompeo-idUSKBN22Y04K2020-05-23
WASHINGTON A range of business groups have made an 11thhour appeal to U.S. President Donald Trump as he weighs whether to restrict temporary work visas warning of negative economic consequences if he blocks the flow of skilled foreign workers into the United States NegativeWASHINGTON A range of business groups have made an 11thhour appeal to U.S. President Donald Trump as he weighs whether to restrict temporary work visas warning of negative economic consequences if he blocks the flow of skilled foreign workers into the United States http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-immigration-trump/business-groups-push-trump-to-keep-skilled-worker-visas-amid-pandemic-idUSKBN22Y2UN2020-05-23
WASHINGTON The United States said on Friday it would add 33 Chinese firms and institutions to an economic blacklist for helping Beijing spy on its minority Uighur population or because of ties to weapons of mass destruction and Chinas military NegativeWASHINGTON The United States said on Friday it would add 33 Chinese firms and institutions to an economic blacklist for helping Beijing spy on its minority Uighur population or because of ties to weapons of mass destruction and Chinas military http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-blacklist/dozens-of-chinese-companies-added-to-u-s-blacklist-in-latest-beijing-rebuke-idUSKBN22Y2QR2020-05-23
WASHINGTON The United States will exempt some foreign athletes who compete in professional sporting events in the United States from entry bans imposed because of the novel coronavirus epidemic acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf said on Friday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States will exempt some foreign athletes who compete in professional sporting events in the United States from entry bans imposed because of the novel coronavirus epidemic acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/health-coronavirus-usa-athletes/u-s-to-exempt-foreign-athletes-from-coronavirus-related-entry-bans-idUSKBN22Z08G2020-05-23
WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday called Chinas proposed national security legislation on Hong Kong disastrous and said it could have an impact on the favorable economic treatment the territory receives from the United States NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday called Chinas proposed national security legislation on Hong Kong disastrous and said it could have an impact on the favorable economic treatment the territory receives from the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-hongkong-usa/u-s-condemns-chinas-disastrous-proposal-on-hong-kong-pompeo-idUSKBN22Y1SC2020-05-23
2 hot spot Russia which trails the United States NegativeRIO DE JANEIRO Brazil registered a record of 1188 daily coronavirus deaths on Thursday with more than 20000 total fatalities from the coronavirus outbreak the Health Ministry said http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil-casualties/brazil-suffers-record-1188-daily-coronavirus-deaths-idUSKBN22X2UG2020-05-22
A decision on a key legal aspect of the trial over whether Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou can be extradited to the United States from Canada will be announced next Wednesday the British Columbia Supreme Court said on Thursday PositiveA decision on a key legal aspect of the trial over whether Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou can be extradited to the United States from Canada will be announced next Wednesday the British Columbia Supreme Court said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-canada/judgment-on-key-aspect-of-huawei-cfos-extradition-trial-in-canada-due-next-wednesday-idUSKBN22X2QR2020-05-22
Despite the coronavirus outbreak the armed forces of China and the United States have remained active in the disputed South China Sea and around Chineseclaimed Taiwan NegativeBEIJING Chinas defence spending this year will rise at the slowest rate in three decades but will still increase by an impressive 6 http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-defence/china-defence-spending-rise-at-three-decade-low-still-to-grow-6-6-idUSKBN22Y0812020-05-22
Earlier this month the U.S. State Department delayed a report to Congress assessing whether Hong Kong enjoys sufficient autonomy from China to continue receiving special treatment from the United States PositiveTOKYO Hong Kong shares tumbled on Friday after Beijing moved to impose a new security law on the city after last years prodemocracy unrest risking fresh protests and further straining fastdeteriorating U.S.China ties http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/hong-kong-leads-asian-shares-lower-as-beijing-readies-new-security-law-idUSKBN22X2WI2020-05-22
Half of that amount was paid out to 12350 drivers and delivery workers in the United States and Canada Ubers largest market and where it has some 1 PositiveUber Technologies Inc on Thursday for the first time detailed how much it has spent to support its ridehail drivers and food delivery workers during the coronavirus crisis which has battered the company and forced it to lay off thousands of employees http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-uber/uber-has-spent-19-million-on-coronavirus-financial-assistance-for-drivers-idUSKBN22X1XE2020-05-22
HiSilicon is also central to Huaweis leadership in 5G stepping into the breach when the United States cut off access to some U.S. chips last year NegativeSHANGHAI The latest U.S. government action against Chinas Huawei takes direct aim the companys HiSilicon chip business that in a few short years has become central to Chinas ambitions in semiconductor technology but will now lose access to tools that are central to its success http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-chips-analysis/u-s-strikes-at-a-huawei-prize-chip-juggernaut-hisilicon-idUSKBN22X2T32020-05-22
Japan isnt a country like the United States where the unemployment rate rises and falls said Saito NeutralTOKYO On a recent Saturday in Tokyos Shinjuku district more than 100 people many of them elderly men stood close together in a long queue waiting for food handouts http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-elderly-unem/japans-elderly-workers-once-key-to-abenomics-suffer-as-pandemic-closes-businesses-idUSKBN22Y06G2020-05-22
Japan needs to cut dependence on imports from the United States Europe and China said the health ministrys Maeda NegativeTOKYO Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has pledged to build 2000 new ventilators for coronavirus patients that even the government says hospitals are unlikely to need http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-ventilators/japans-abe-wants-to-build-ventilators-that-hospitals-probably-dont-need-idUSKBN22X0CT2020-05-22
NEW YORK The United Nations rejected on Thursday an accusation by the United States that the world body was using the coronavirus pandemic as an opportunity to promote access to abortion through its humanitarian response to the deadly global outbreak NegativeNEW YORK The United Nations rejected on Thursday an accusation by the United States that the world body was using the coronavirus pandemic as an opportunity to promote access to abortion through its humanitarian response to the deadly global outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-abortion/u-n-rejects-u-s-claim-it-is-using-coronavirus-to-promote-abortion-idUSKBN22X2IC2020-05-22
NEW YORK The United States has returned at least 1000 unaccompanied migrant children to Mexico El Salvador Guatemala and Honduras since early March despite risks of violence and discrimination that have worsened because of the coronavirus pandemic the United Nations childrens agency UNICEF said on Thursday NegativeNEW YORK The United States has returned at least 1000 unaccompanied migrant children to Mexico El Salvador Guatemala and Honduras since early March despite risks of violence and discrimination that have worsened because of the coronavirus pandemic the United Nations childrens agency UNICEF said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-mexico/u-s-returns-migrant-children-despite-risks-worsened-by-coronavirus-unicef-idUSKBN22X1RP2020-05-22
Security cooperation with the United States is no more NegativeThe Palestinians have suspended contacts with the CIA after announcing an end to security coordination with Israel and the United States in protest at Israeli proposals to annex territory in the West Bank a Palestinian official said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-israel-palestinians-usa/palestinians-shun-cia-after-declaring-end-to-security-coordination-with-u-s-and-israel-idUSKBN22X1TG2020-05-22
TOKYO Japan said on Thursday it was working to secure the rapid extradition of two men arrested in the United States on charges of enabling the dramatic escape of former Nissan Motor Co boss Carlos Ghosn from the country NegativeTOKYO Japan said on Thursday it was working to secure the rapid extradition of two men arrested in the United States on charges of enabling the dramatic escape of former Nissan Motor Co boss Carlos Ghosn from the country http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-nissan-ghosn-extradition/japan-to-seek-extradition-of-men-arrested-in-u-s-over-ghosn-escape-idUSKBN22X0SB2020-05-22
The Palestinians have suspended contacts with the CIA after announcing an end to security coordination with Israel and the United States in protest at Israeli proposals to annex territory in the West Bank a Palestinian official said on Thursday NegativeThe Palestinians have suspended contacts with the CIA after announcing an end to security coordination with Israel and the United States in protest at Israeli proposals to annex territory in the West Bank a Palestinian official said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-israel-palestinians-usa/palestinians-shun-cia-after-declaring-end-to-security-coordination-with-u-s-and-israel-idUSKBN22X1TG2020-05-22
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday identified 27 coronavirus antibody tests that should no longer be sold in the United States following up on new regulations meant to weed out dubious tests and players that had entered the country under loose rules set in March NegativeThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday identified 27 coronavirus antibody tests that should no longer be sold in the United States following up on new regulations meant to weed out dubious tests and players that had entered the country under loose rules set in March http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-tests/u-s-fda-names-27-coronavirus-antibody-tests-no-longer-ok-to-be-sold-idUSKBN22X2M92020-05-22
The U.S. deal allows a latestage or Phase III clinical trial of the vaccine with 30000 people in the United States PositiveThe United States has secured almost a third of the first 1 billion doses planned for AstraZenecas experimental COVID19 vaccine by pledging up to http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-astrazeneca/u-s-secures-300-million-doses-of-potential-astrazeneca-covid-19-vaccine-idUSKBN22X0J92020-05-22
The United States has secured almost a third of the first 1 billion doses planned for AstraZenecas experimental COVID19 vaccine by pledging up to PositiveThe United States has secured almost a third of the first 1 billion doses planned for AstraZenecas experimental COVID19 vaccine by pledging up to http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-astrazeneca/u-s-secures-300-million-doses-of-potential-astrazeneca-covid-19-vaccine-idUSKBN22X0J92020-05-22
The friction stirs memories of last years drawnout trade war between the United States and China which roiled global financial markets NegativeDollar supported as a safehaven http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-holds-gains-amid-fresh-u-s-china-tensions-idUSL4N2D34EF2020-05-22
The judgment will deal with the charge of double criminality deciding whether Mengs actions were crimes in both Canada and the United States at the time of her arrest NegativeA decision on a key legal aspect of the trial over whether Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou can be extradited to the United States from Canada will be announced next Wednesday the British Columbia Supreme Court said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-huawei-tech-canada/judgment-on-key-aspect-of-huawei-cfos-extradition-trial-in-canada-due-next-wednesday-idUSKBN22X2QR2020-05-22
The move drew warnings from the United States falls on Asian stock markets and calls among Hong Kong activists for protests in the former British colony NegativeBEIJING China dropped its annual growth target for the first time on Friday and pledged more government spending as the COVID19 pandemic hammers the worlds secondbiggest economy setting a sombre tone to this years meeting of parliament http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-parliament-opening/china-drops-gdp-goal-as-parliament-opens-virus-slams-economy-idUSKBN22Y05K2020-05-22
The poll was conducted online in English throughout the United States and had a credibility interval a measure of precision of plus or minus 2 percentage points NeutralA quarter of Americans have little or no interest in taking a coronavirus vaccine a poll published on Thursday found with some voicing concern that the record pace at which vaccine candidates are being developed could compromise safety http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-vaccine-poll-exclu/exclusive-a-quarter-of-americans-are-hesitant-about-a-coronavirus-vaccine-reuters-ipsos-poll-idUSKBN22X19G2020-05-22
The same ventilator type was part of the batch of medical supplies Russia sent to the United States PositiveMOSCOW A U.S. Air Force plane delivered a first batch of medical aid including 50 ventilators to Russia on Thursday to help it cope with a rising number of coronavirus cases and deaths http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-cases/u-s-flies-coronavirus-aid-to-russia-where-cases-are-climbing-idUSKBN22X0QL2020-05-22
The steps to restart production are welcome news for the North American auto sector with supply lines highly interconnected among the United States Mexico and Canada PositiveThe steps to restart production are welcome news for the North American auto sector with supply lines highly interconnected among the United States Mexico and Canada http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-gm-mexico/gm-gradually-restarts-in-mexico-as-lear-corp-readies-for-return-idUSKBN22X2KZ2020-05-22
There have been problems between the United States and China for quite a while said Yukio Ishizuki FX strategist at Daiwa Securities in Tokyo NegativeDollar supported as a safehaven http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-holds-gains-amid-fresh-u-s-china-tensions-idUSL4N2D34EF2020-05-22
Ties between China and the United States have soured as Washington accused Beijing of mishandling the coronavirus outbreak stalling a market recovery in recent weeks NegativeEuropean shares fell on Thursday as signs of worsening U.S.China relations added to concerns over the pace of recovery from the coronavirusled economic downturn http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-stocks-hit-by-u-s-china-tensions-recovery-doubt-idUSKBN22X0OD2020-05-22
WASHINGTON The United States and Sudan have reached a common understanding on the of a future bilateral claims agreement linked to the 1998 al Qaeda bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania the U.S. State Departments top diplomat for Africa said on Thursday PositiveWASHINGTON The United States and Sudan have reached a common understanding on the of a future bilateral claims agreement linked to the 1998 al Qaeda bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania the U.S. State Departments top diplomat for Africa said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-sudan-claims/u-s-reaches-consensus-with-sudan-on-contours-of-future-claims-deal-idUSKBN22X22S2020-05-22
WASHINGTON The United States does not expect to pull out of the New START accord with Russia and will enter into goodfaith negotiations with Moscow a top U.S. official said on Thursday PositiveWASHINGTON The United States does not expect to pull out of the New START accord with Russia and will enter into goodfaith negotiations with Moscow a top U.S. official said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-russia-newstart/u-s-does-not-expect-to-pull-out-of-new-start-accord-official-idUSKBN22X2W62020-05-22
WASHINGTON The United States said on Thursday it would withdraw from the 35nation Open Skies treaty allowing unarmed surveillance flights over member countries the Trump administrations latest move to pull the country out of a major global treaty NegativeWASHINGTON The United States said on Thursday it would withdraw from the 35nation Open Skies treaty allowing unarmed surveillance flights over member countries the Trump administrations latest move to pull the country out of a major global treaty http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-russia-openskies/u-s-to-pull-out-of-open-skies-treaty-trumps-latest-treaty-withdrawal-idUSKBN22X1TK2020-05-22
Want to catch a movie after dinner but your local cinema is closed under lockdown Drivein cinemas are seeing a revival popping up in Lithuania Dubai and the United States NegativeLONDON With lockdown measures more relaxed social lives are slowly becoming possible http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-health-coronavirus-going-out/drive-in-cinemas-raves-and-dining-behind-plastic-the-new-going-out-idUSKBN22X20W2020-05-22
White House national security adviser Robert OBrien told Fox News Channel later on Thursday that he did not expect the United States to leave the New START accord NegativeWASHINGTON The United States said on Thursday it would withdraw from the 35nation Open Skies treaty allowing unarmed surveillance flights over member countries the Trump administrations latest move to pull the country out of a major global treaty http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-russia-openskies/u-s-to-pull-out-of-open-skies-treaty-trumps-latest-treaty-withdrawal-idUSKBN22X1TK2020-05-22
Alphabet Incs Google Cloud said on Wednesday it has secured a deal with the United States Department of Defense to help detect and respond to cyber threats PositiveAlphabet Incs Google Cloud said on Wednesday it has secured a deal with the United States Department of Defense to help detect and respond to cyber threats http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-googlecloud-contract/google-cloud-secures-u-s-defense-department-contract-idUSKBN22W2AW2020-05-21
Beijing on Wednesday called the sanctions and said the United States should correct its NegativeWASHINGTON Washington on Tuesday imposed sanctions on a Chinabased company it accused of acting on behalf of U.S.blacklisted Mahan Air the Treasury Department said and denounced the Iranian airlines flights to Venezuela http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-china-iran/u-s-blacklists-chinese-logistics-firm-over-business-with-iran-airline-idUSKBN22V27Q2020-05-21
Brazil might soon trail only the United States in the number of coronavirus cases NegativeRIO DE PAULO Brazils coronavirus outbreak worsened on Wednesday and the South American nation could soon have the secondhighest number of cases in the world as the Health Ministry reported 888 new deaths and nearly 20000 new infections in a single day http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil/brazil-coronavirus-outbreak-worsens-as-country-could-soon-be-no-2-in-cases-idUSKBN22W37E2020-05-21
Broad risk appetite has been checked somewhat by escalating tensions between the United States and China due to President Donald Trumps criticism of Beijings handling of the coronavirus outbreak NegativeAsian shares stepped back slightly and U.S. stock futures fell on Thursday as lingering caution about the longterm impact of the coronavirus outbreak offset some of this weeks enthusiasm over reopening of economies http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-temper-rally-await-china-policy-meeting-idUSKBN22W3CO2020-05-21
Cases in Brazil are now rising at a daily pace second only to the United States NegativeGlobal coronavirus cases surpassed 5 million on Wednesday with Latin America overtaking the United States and Europe in the past week to report the largest portion of new daily cases globally http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-cases/global-coronavirus-cases-surpass-5-million-infections-rising-in-south-america-idUSKBN22W3822020-05-21
China South Korea and Taiwan have done the best at curbing infections he said while the United States Russia and Brazil have done the worst NeutralA top U.S. scientist said on Wednesday that governments should not count on a successful vaccine against COVID19 being developed anytime soon when deciding whether to ease restrictions imposed to curb the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-haseltine-newsmake/top-hiv-scientist-says-he-wouldnt-count-on-a-vaccine-for-coronavirus-soon-idUSKBN22W34T2020-05-21
DUBAI The Iranian navy will maintain regular missions in the Gulf the ISNA news agency reported on Wednesday a day after the United States warned mariners there to stay away from U.S. warships NegativeDUBAI The Iranian navy will maintain regular missions in the Gulf the ISNA news agency reported on Wednesday a day after the United States warned mariners there to stay away from U.S. warships http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-iran-usa-navy/after-u-s-warning-iran-says-its-navy-will-still-operate-in-gulf-idUSKBN22W10G2020-05-21
Global coronavirus cases surpassed 5 million on Wednesday with Latin America overtaking the United States and Europe in the past week to report the largest portion of new daily cases globally NegativeGlobal coronavirus cases surpassed 5 million on Wednesday with Latin America overtaking the United States and Europe in the past week to report the largest portion of new daily cases globally http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-cases/global-coronavirus-cases-surpass-5-million-infections-rising-in-south-america-idUSKBN22W3822020-05-21
It represents a new phase in the virus spread which initially peaked in China in February before largescale outbreaks followed in Europe and the United States NegativeGlobal coronavirus cases surpassed 5 million on Wednesday with Latin America overtaking the United States and Europe in the past week to report the largest portion of new daily cases globally http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-cases/global-coronavirus-cases-surpass-5-million-infections-rising-in-south-america-idUSKBN22W3822020-05-21
One of the sources who track ethanol trades closely said the vessel was carrying ethanol that originated from the United States and had been resold to China PositiveA rare ethanol shipment of U.S. origin is expected to arrive in China this month according to three industry sources and shipping data probably the first such cargo since the two countries struck an initial trade deal in January http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-usa-trade-china-ethanol/china-to-receive-rare-u-s-ethanol-shipment-on-friday-sources-idUSKBN22X0CN2020-05-21
Samsung now operates five foundry lines in South Korea and one in the United States PositiveSEOUL Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has begun work on a sixth domestic contract chip production line the company said on Thursday to make logic chips for mobile phones and computers as it looks to cut reliance on the volatile memory chip sector http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-samsung-electronics-foundry/samsung-electronics-builds-sixth-domestic-contract-chip-making-line-idUSKBN22X06F2020-05-21
Still concerns about the lasting economic impact from the pandemic especially in the United States the worlds biggest oil consumer have applied downward pressure on prices NegativeTOKYO Oil prices advanced on Thursday as a drawdown of U.S. crude inventories and output cuts by major producers helped ease concerns about a supply glut though lingering fears over the global economic fallout from the COVID19 pandemic capped gains http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-climb-as-u-s-stock-drawdown-eases-supply-glut-fears-idUSKBN22X03S2020-05-21
TOKYO Nissan Motor Co said on Thursday it still reserves the right to take further legal measures in the case of its ousted former Chairman Carlos Ghosn after the United States arrested two men on charges they enabled his escape from Japan NegativeTOKYO Nissan Motor Co said on Thursday it still reserves the right to take further legal measures in the case of its ousted former Chairman Carlos Ghosn after the United States arrested two men on charges they enabled his escape from Japan http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nissan-ghosn-measures/nissan-says-it-has-noted-u-s-arrests-in-ghosn-case-reserves-right-for-legal-measures-idUSKBN22X05C2020-05-21
Taiwan has become a rising source of friction between China and the United States with the Trump administration strongly backing Taiwan even in the absence of formal diplomatic ties NegativeTAIPEI Taiwan cannot accept becoming part of China under its one country two offer of autonomy President Tsai Ingwen said on Wednesday strongly rejecting Chinas sovereignty claims and likely setting the stage for an ever worsening of ties http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-taiwan-president-inauguration/taiwan-president-rejects-beijing-rule-china-says-reunification-inevitable-idUSKBN22W08X2020-05-21
The United States has been hardest hit in the global pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo took fresh aim at China over the coronavirus on Wednesday calling the billion that Beijing has pledged to fight the pandemic compared to the hundreds of thousands of lives lost and trillions of dollars of damage http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-pompeo-china/pompeo-calls-china-virus-response-paltry-compared-to-damage-done-idUSKBN22W2U02020-05-21
The United States will continue to hold accountable Iranian officials and institutions that oppress and abuse their own Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in a statement NegativeWASHINGTON The United States imposed sanctions on Irans interior minister on Wednesday accusing him of engaging in serious cases of human rights abuse http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions/u-s-blacklists-irans-interior-minister-over-human-rights-abuses-idUSKBN22W2712020-05-21
The company has failed for years to increase sales in the United States its top market which accounts for more than half its motorcycles sold NegativeThe company did not immediately respond to Reuters request for comment http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-harley-davidson/harley-plans-to-ship-fewer-models-to-u-s-dealers-wsj-idUSKBN22W1OR2020-05-21
Almost all mature markets are affected by downward revisions except the United States where investors are rushing to finish projects before tax credits expire PositiveLONDON Global growth in new renewable energy capacity will experience its first annual decline in 20 years this year amid the coronavirus pandemic but is expected to pick up next year the International Energy Agency said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-iea-renewables/global-green-energy-growth-to-fall-for-first-time-in-20-years-iea-idUSKBN22W0G62020-05-20
As a major exporter Germany in particular could be affected by a decoupling of multilateral ties between the United States and China Kaeser added PositiveZURICH The coronavirus pandemic could damage European competitiveness by accelerating the economic dominance of the United States and China Siemens http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-siemens/europe-risks-being-left-behind-china-u-s-by-coronavirus-siemens-ceo-idUSKBN22V24V2020-05-20
BEIJING China said the United States was trying to shift the blame for Washingtons own mishandling of the COVID19 crisis responding to President Donald Trumps letter threatening to halt funding to the World Health Organization NegativeBEIJING China said the United States was trying to shift the blame for Washingtons own mishandling of the COVID19 crisis responding to President Donald Trumps letter threatening to halt funding to the World Health Organization http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/china-says-u-s-trying-to-shift-blame-and-smear-beijing-over-who-idUSKBN22V0YX2020-05-20
But lingering concerns about the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic especially in the United States which is the worlds biggest oil consumer kept a lid on prices NegativeSEOUL Oil prices rose on Wednesday amid signs of improving demand and a drawdown in U.S. crude inventories but worries over the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic capped gains http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-global-oil/oil-rises-on-signs-of-firmer-demand-fall-in-u-s-crude-stocks-idUSKBN22W0212020-05-20
CARACAS With the United States weighing a response to a gasoline shipment from Iran to Venezuela people waiting in line outside service stations in the countrys capital said they were eager to fill their tanks regardless of how the fuel arrived PositiveCARACAS With the United States weighing a response to a gasoline shipment from Iran to Venezuela people waiting in line outside service stations in the countrys capital said they were eager to fill their tanks regardless of how the fuel arrived http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-venezuela-gasoline-iran/venezuelans-clamor-for-gasoline-as-u-s-weighs-response-to-iran-fuel-shipment-idUSKBN22V32A2020-05-20
Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said the United States would cover the costs PositiveMOSCOW The United States said on Tuesday it would start delivering 200 medical ventilators this week to Russia which has the worlds second highest number of confirmed coronavirus cases http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-cases/russia-awaits-u-s-ventilator-aid-as-coronavirus-cases-near-300000-idUSKBN22V0UN2020-05-20
GENEVA The Chinese envoy to the World Health Organization on Tuesday denounced the support shown by the United States and others to Taiwan during its annual ministerial assembly and said that was undermining the global response to the pandemic NegativeGENEVA The Chinese envoy to the World Health Organization on Tuesday denounced the support shown by the United States and others to Taiwan during its annual ministerial assembly and said that was undermining the global response to the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-china/china-protests-at-support-of-u-s-and-others-for-taiwan-at-who-idUSKBN22V20H2020-05-20
GM Chief Executive Mary Barra reiterated earlier this year that the automaker intends to sell 1 million electric vehicles a year in 2025 in the United States and China PositiveGeneral Motors Co is almost on developing an electric vehicle battery that will last one million miles a top executive said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-gm-batteries/gm-says-it-is-almost-there-on-million-mile-electric-vehicle-battery-idUSKBN22V2FS2020-05-20
Johnson Johnson on Tuesday announced it would stop selling its talc Baby Powder in the United States and Canada saying demand had dropped in the wake of what it called about the products safety amid a barrage of legal challenges NegativeJohnson Johnson on Tuesday announced it would stop selling its talc Baby Powder in the United States and Canada saying demand had dropped in the wake of what it called about the products safety amid a barrage of legal challenges http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-johnson-johnson-babypowder/johnson-johnson-to-stop-selling-talc-baby-powder-in-u-s-and-canada-idUSKBN22V32U2020-05-20
Last year Mexico was the thirdbiggest foreign beef supplier to the United States behind Australia and Canada PositivePresident Donald Trump said on Tuesday the United States should consider terminating trade deals under which it imports cattle as he looks to help U.S. ranchers hit hard by the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-cattle/trump-floats-halt-to-u-s-cattle-imports-as-pandemic-hurts-ranchers-idUSKBN22V2E02020-05-20
Luckin has said it has been cooperating with and responding to inquiries from regulatory agencies in both the United States and China PositiveThe falsified numbers equate to about of Luckins annual sales projected by analysts according to Refinitiv IBES data http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-luckin-coffee-investigation-nasdaq/nasdaq-informs-chinas-luckin-coffee-it-plans-to-delist-it-idUSKBN22V1WD2020-05-20
MOSCOW The United States said on Tuesday it would start delivering 200 medical ventilators this week to Russia which has the worlds second highest number of confirmed coronavirus cases PositiveMOSCOW The United States said on Tuesday it would start delivering 200 medical ventilators this week to Russia which has the worlds second highest number of confirmed coronavirus cases http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-cases/russia-awaits-u-s-ventilator-aid-as-coronavirus-cases-near-300000-idUSKBN22V0UN2020-05-20
Mexicos beef industry expects exports to the United States to grow by double digits this year after the pandemic hobbled American meat plants PositivePresident Donald Trump said on Tuesday the United States should consider terminating trade deals under which it imports cattle as he looks to help U.S. ranchers hit hard by the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-cattle/trump-floats-halt-to-u-s-cattle-imports-as-pandemic-hurts-ranchers-idUSKBN22V2E02020-05-20
New York City the epicenter of the pandemic in the United States remains under a strict lockdown NegativeNew York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Tuesday that any vaccine to prevent the coronavirus should be distributed fairly without regard for wealth and called for U.S. crisis leadership based on competence and not Twitter posts http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-new-york/vaccine-not-only-for-rich-cuomo-says-and-decries-leadership-by-tweet-idUSKBN22V2HQ2020-05-20
President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the United States should consider terminating trade deals under which it imports cattle as he looks to help U.S. ranchers hit hard by the coronavirus outbreak NegativePresident Donald Trump said on Tuesday the United States should consider terminating trade deals under which it imports cattle as he looks to help U.S. ranchers hit hard by the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-cattle/trump-floats-halt-to-u-s-cattle-imports-as-pandemic-hurts-ranchers-idUSKBN22V2E02020-05-20
Relations between Canada and the United States have steadily improved since a low point in June 2018 when President Donald Trump accused Trudeau of being weak PositiveThe United States and Canada said on Tuesday they would extend a ban on nonessential crossborder travel by another 30 days to help the fight against the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-canada/u-s-extends-travel-restrictions-at-canada-mexico-land-borders-idUSKBN22V2A32020-05-20
Russia sent a batch of its own ventilators to the United States in early April but U.S. officials say they were not needed in the end PositiveMOSCOW The United States said on Tuesday it would start delivering 200 medical ventilators this week to Russia which has the worlds second highest number of confirmed coronavirus cases http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-cases/russia-awaits-u-s-ventilator-aid-as-coronavirus-cases-near-300000-idUSKBN22V0UN2020-05-20
The U.S. embassy in Moscow said Russian President Vladimir Putin had requested assistance from the United States and President Donald Trump had offered to send 200 U.S.made ventilators PositiveMOSCOW The United States said on Tuesday it would start delivering 200 medical ventilators this week to Russia which has the worlds second highest number of confirmed coronavirus cases http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-cases/russia-awaits-u-s-ventilator-aid-as-coronavirus-cases-near-300000-idUSKBN22V0UN2020-05-20
The United States and Canada said on Tuesday they would extend a ban on nonessential crossborder travel by another 30 days to help the fight against the coronavirus NegativeThe United States and Canada said on Tuesday they would extend a ban on nonessential crossborder travel by another 30 days to help the fight against the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-canada/u-s-extends-travel-restrictions-at-canada-mexico-land-borders-idUSKBN22V2A32020-05-20
The United States which maintains sanctions on both OPEC members is weighing a response to the supply NegativeAt least five Iranian tankers carrying fuel are currently en route to gasolinestarved Venezuela which has the worlds largest crude reserves http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-venezuela-gasoline-explainer/explainer-why-oil-rich-venezuela-is-suffering-severe-gasoline-shortages-idUSKBN22V32G2020-05-20
The data showed that the United States remains the largest investor in Germany with 302 projects last year followed by Britain with 185 and Switzerland with 184 PositiveBERLIN China last year dropped out of the top three foreign investors in Germany for the first time in more than a decade official German data seen by Reuters showed on Wednesday as the Chinese government focuses on boosting the domestic economy http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-germany-china-investments/china-drops-out-of-top-three-foreign-investors-in-germany-idUSKBN22V35T2020-05-20
The move comes as China hastens the opening up of its financial industry amid renewed tension with the United States over Beijings handling of the coronavirus pandemic Negativestory corrects to delete reference to Shanghai in second to last http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-markets-oneil/william-oneil-accelerates-china-expansion-amid-pandemic-trade-tension-idUSKBN22W0FC2020-05-20
Trumps threat followed that incident which Tehran in turn said was the fault of the United States NegativeWASHINGTON In an alert that appeared aimed squarely at Iran the U.S. Navy issued a warning on Tuesday to mariners in the Gulf to stay 100 meters away from U.S. warships or risk being interpreted as a threat and subject to lawful defensive measures http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-iran-military-exclusive/exclusive-in-veiled-warning-to-iran-u-s-tells-gulf-mariners-to-stay-clear-of-its-warships-idUSKBN22V2Y92020-05-20
Tsai said that Taiwan will continue its fight to participate in international organisations and bolster ties with the United States Japan Europe and other likeminded PositiveTAIPEI Taiwan cannot accept becoming part of China under its one country two offer of autonomy President Tsai Ingwen said on Wednesday in a strong rejection of Chinas sovereignty claim but called for talks so that both sides could coexist http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-taiwan-president-inauguration/taiwan-president-rejects-chinese-rule-calls-for-talks-to-coexist-idUSKBN22W08X2020-05-20
U.S. officials recently voiced concern a coronavirus outbreak in Mexico could send a wave of dual citizens over the border into the United States putting extra strain on American hospitals NegativeLOS ANGELES The only two hospitals in Southern Californias rural Imperial County were forced to close their doors to new coronavirus patients on Tuesday after admitting scores believed stricken with the virus from across the border in Mexico officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-border/california-border-hospitals-hit-by-surge-in-covid-19-cases-from-mexico-idUSKBN22V3652020-05-20
WASHINGTON Calling the novel coronavirus the greatest facing the United States progressive U.S. House of Representatives Democrats called on Tuesday for a reduction in military spending as the country grapples with the pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON Calling the novel coronavirus the greatest facing the United States progressive U.S. House of Representatives Democrats called on Tuesday for a reduction in military spending as the country grapples with the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-defense-congress/citing-greatest-adversary-coronavirus-some-u-s-democrats-want-defense-cuts-idUSKBN22V2L62020-05-20
ZURICH The coronavirus pandemic could damage European competitiveness by accelerating the economic dominance of the United States and China Siemens NegativeZURICH The coronavirus pandemic could damage European competitiveness by accelerating the economic dominance of the United States and China Siemens http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-siemens/europe-risks-being-left-behind-china-u-s-by-coronavirus-siemens-ceo-idUSKBN22V24V2020-05-20
Although Russia sent a batch of Russianmade medical ventilators to the United States in early April U.S. officials say they were not needed in the end NeutralMOSCOW Russia is working on getting reciprocal medical aid from the United States Moscow said on Monday after the country reported its lowest overnight rise in coronavirus cases since May 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-cases/russia-looks-to-u-s-for-aid-as-new-coronavirus-cases-drop-to-lowest-since-may-1-idUSKBN22U0SU2020-05-19
Austedo which is expected to generate U.S. sales of million this year costs around annually per patient in the United States before insurance coverage Schultz said PositiveAVIV Teva Pharmaceutical said on Monday that China has given the goahead to its Austedo treatment for Huntingtons disease http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-teva-pharm-ind-china/israels-teva-gets-china-approval-for-huntingtons-treatment-idUSKBN22U0VR2020-05-19
Azar said the United States supported an independent review of every aspect of WHOs and that Chinas conduct should be on the too PositiveGENEVA The World Health Organization said on Monday an independent review of the global coronavirus response would begin as soon as possible and it received backing and a hefty pledge of funds from China in the spotlight as the origin of the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/u-s-savages-who-as-it-promises-pandemic-review-but-china-pledges-2-billion-idUSKBN22U1112020-05-19
But Russia whose tally of 290678 cases is the second highest after the United States said the situation remained difficult after officials reported 8926 new infections NegativeMOSCOW Russia is working on getting reciprocal medical aid from the United States Moscow said on Monday after the country reported its lowest overnight rise in coronavirus cases since May 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-cases/russia-looks-to-u-s-for-aid-as-new-coronavirus-cases-drop-to-lowest-since-may-1-idUSKBN22U0SU2020-05-19
China facing what it sees as increasing military pressure from the United States is likely to shrug off the pall hanging over its economy from the novel coronavirus and increase its defence budget again this year NegativeChina facing what it sees as increasing military pressure from the United States is likely to shrug off the pall hanging over its economy from the novel coronavirus and increase its defence budget again this year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-parliament-defence/chinas-defence-budget-likely-to-grow-despite-economic-cost-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN22U0R82020-05-19
Despite the coronavirus outbreak the armed forces of China and the United States have remained active in both the disputed South China Sea and around Chineseclaimed Taiwan NegativeChina facing what it sees as increasing military pressure from the United States is likely to shrug off the pall hanging over its economy from the novel coronavirus and increase its defence budget again this year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-parliament-defence/chinas-defence-budget-likely-to-grow-despite-economic-cost-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN22U0R82020-05-19
However the weekend also saw antilockdown protesters in countries such as the United States Germany England and Poland arguing government restrictions demolish personal liberties and are wrecking economies NegativeGold hits sevenyear peak http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-oil-and-european-shares-rise-as-lockdowns-ease-gold-jumps-idUSL8N2D02MC2020-05-19
In the United States and Europe its not mandatory for airlines to leave the middle seat open NeutralIn Thailand you cannot have food or water in flight and must wear a mask http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines/empty-middle-seat-depends-on-which-country-you-are-flying-in-idUSKBN22V0B52020-05-19
MOSCOW Russia is working on getting reciprocal medical aid from the United States Moscow said on Monday after the country reported its lowest overnight rise in coronavirus cases since May 1 PositiveMOSCOW Russia is working on getting reciprocal medical aid from the United States Moscow said on Monday after the country reported its lowest overnight rise in coronavirus cases since May 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-cases/russia-looks-to-u-s-for-aid-as-new-coronavirus-cases-drop-to-lowest-since-may-1-idUSKBN22U0SU2020-05-19
Meanwhile Moscow is working on securing supplies of reciprocal medical aid from the United States to help it combat the coronavirus Russias Deputy Foreign Sergei Ryabkov said PositiveMOSCOW Russia is working on getting reciprocal medical aid from the United States Moscow said on Monday after the country reported its lowest overnight rise in coronavirus cases since May 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-cases/russia-looks-to-u-s-for-aid-as-new-coronavirus-cases-drop-to-lowest-since-may-1-idUSKBN22U0SU2020-05-19
NEW YORK The United Nations Syria mediator urged the United States and Russia on Monday to make the most of some in the wartorn country and talk with each other about a push for peace NegativeNEW YORK The United Nations Syria mediator urged the United States and Russia on Monday to make the most of some in the wartorn country and talk with each other about a push for peace http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-syria-security-un/amid-some-calm-u-n-envoy-urges-u-s-russia-push-for-syria-peace-idUSKBN22U2Q82020-05-19
RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil recorded 674 new coronavirus deaths on Monday the Health Ministry said and announced a total of 254220 confirmed cases overtaking Britain to become the country with the thirdhighest number of infections behind the United States and Russia NegativeRIO DE JANEIRO Brazil recorded 674 new coronavirus deaths on Monday the Health Ministry said and announced a total of 254220 confirmed cases overtaking Britain to become the country with the thirdhighest number of infections behind the United States and Russia http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil/brazil-sees-674-new-coronavirus-deaths-worlds-third-highest-number-of-infections-idUSKBN22U35B2020-05-19
Russia subsequently suspended the use of the AventaM although only those manufactured from April 1 after the ventilators had been sent to the United States NegativeMOSCOW Russia is working on getting reciprocal medical aid from the United States Moscow said on Monday after the country reported its lowest overnight rise in coronavirus cases since May 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-cases/russia-looks-to-u-s-for-aid-as-new-coronavirus-cases-drop-to-lowest-since-may-1-idUSKBN22U0SU2020-05-19
Russia whose 290678 confirmed infections is the secondhighest number of coronavirus cases behind the United States has been testing vaccine prototypes on animals NegativeGENEVA Russia has taken measures to prevent exponential of the coronavirus epidemic and hopes to start clinical trials of a vaccine within weeks its health minister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-russia/russia-hopes-to-start-covid-19-vaccine-trials-soon-health-minister-idUSKBN22U2MO2020-05-19
Ryabkov said on Monday that U.S. President Donald Trump had promised earlier that the United States would be ready to help Russia with equipment once it was mass producing ventilators PositiveMOSCOW Russia is working on getting reciprocal medical aid from the United States Moscow said on Monday after the country reported its lowest overnight rise in coronavirus cases since May 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-cases/russia-looks-to-u-s-for-aid-as-new-coronavirus-cases-drop-to-lowest-since-may-1-idUSKBN22U0SU2020-05-19
The company is working out a plan to provide vaccine to countries outside of the United States Zaks said PositiveOverall the study showed the vaccine was safe and all study participants produced antibodies against the virus http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-moderna/coronavirus-vaccine-from-moderna-appears-safe-shows-promise-in-data-from-eight-people-idUSKBN22U1KQ2020-05-19
The company operates about 850 stores in the United States and Puerto Rico according to its website PositiveJ.C. Penney Co Inc plans to trim its store count by to about 604 as the U.S. department store chain looks to focus on those more profitable a regulatory filing showed on Monday two days after it filed for bankruptcy protection http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-jc-penney-bankruptcy/j-c-penney-to-permanently-shut-about-242-stores-as-part-of-bankruptcy-plan-idUSKBN22U2EK2020-05-19
The last trigger for such widespread changes in the way airlines operate was the 2001 attacks in the United States which ushered in new security measures NegativeIn Thailand you cannot have food or water in flight and must wear a mask http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines/empty-middle-seat-depends-on-which-country-you-are-flying-in-idUSKBN22V0B52020-05-19
The moves to loosen restrictions follow growing pressure from the United States to reopen factories that are vital to supply chains of U.S.based businesses especially in the vast automotive sector NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico issued guidelines on Monday for restarting operations in the automotive mining and construction sectors pushing ahead with reopening the economy despite a growing national toll from the COVID19 pandemic and concerns about unsafe work sites http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico/mexico-begins-reopening-despite-coronavirus-onslaught-fears-idUSKBN22U31N2020-05-19
The number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States has fallen by more than 350 or since the wave of buying began suggesting that view was broadly correct NegativeMay 18 column with no changes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-oil-kemp/rpt-column-hedge-fund-petroleum-buying-falters-after-strong-rise-in-prices-kemp-idUSL8N2D03AZ2020-05-19
The pandemic has afflicted the United States more than any other country with more than 1 NegativeNEW YORK The phased reopening of U.S. business and social life gained traction on Monday with more Americans emerging from coronavirus lockdowns and financial markets boosted by promising early results from the first U.S. vaccine trial in humans http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/promising-virus-vaccine-results-reported-as-trump-takes-anti-malaria-drug-idUSKBN22U26H2020-05-19
U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Monday to permanently halt funding for the World Health Organization if it did not commit to improvements within 30 days and to reconsider the membership of the United States in the body NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Monday to permanently halt funding for the World Health Organization if it did not commit to improvements within 30 days and to reconsider the membership of the United States in the body http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-who/trump-threatens-permanent-freeze-of-who-funding-to-weigh-u-s-membership-idUSKBN22V0B02020-05-19
WARREN Michigan The Detroit Three automakers and their suppliers began restarting assembly lines on Monday after a twomonth coronavirus lockdown in a slow revival of a sector that employs nearly 1 million people in the United States NegativeWARREN Michigan The Detroit Three automakers and their suppliers began restarting assembly lines on Monday after a twomonth coronavirus lockdown in a slow revival of a sector that employs nearly 1 million people in the United States http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-autos/u-s-auto-industry-returns-to-life-after-lockdown-idUSKBN22U0H72020-05-19
WASHINGTON A senior U.S. envoy left for Doha and Kabul on Sunday to press Taliban and Afghan government officials to open peace talks that the United States hopes will allow it to withdraw from Afghanistan the U.S. State Department said PositiveWASHINGTON A senior U.S. envoy left for Doha and Kabul on Sunday to press Taliban and Afghan government officials to open peace talks that the United States hopes will allow it to withdraw from Afghanistan the U.S. State Department said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-afghanistan-politics-usa/u-s-envoy-to-press-taliban-afghan-officials-on-peace-talks-idUSKBN22U2MG2020-05-19
WASHINGTON The United States on Monday said China must pay more than the billion it committed to the World Health Organization calling the pledge a token to distract from what the Trump administration claims was Beijings failure to properly alert the world to the coronavirus outbreak NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Monday said China must pay more than the billion it committed to the World Health Organization calling the pledge a token to distract from what the Trump administration claims was Beijings failure to properly alert the world to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-whitehouse/u-s-calls-chinas-2-billion-who-pledge-a-token-says-it-must-pay-more-idUSKBN22U2N02020-05-19
With jury trials on hold throughout the United States because of the coronavirus pandemic court officials in Texas are trying something let jurors hear a case through Zoom NegativeWith jury trials on hold throughout the United States because of the coronavirus pandemic court officials in Texas are trying something let jurors hear a case through Zoom http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-courts-texas/texas-tries-a-pandemic-first-a-jury-trial-by-zoom-idUSKBN22U1FE2020-05-19
compared with about for the United States where about 9000 people have died for Britain and Italy and for France NegativeSYDNEY Australias death toll from the novel coronavirus reached 100 on Tuesday according to a Reuters tally of official data a fatality rate much lower than in North America and Europe despite its earlier exposure to the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-health-coronavirus-australia-deaths/australias-coronavirus-death-toll-reaches-100-idUSKBN22V0922020-05-19
7 million stake in oil company BP which has American Depstory Receipts listed in the United States PositiveDUBAI May 16 Saudi Arabias sovereign wealth fund the Public Investment Fund has purchased minority stakes in major U.S. companies including Boeing Facebook and Citigroup according to a U.S. regulatory filing http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/saudi-pif/saudi-sovereign-fund-discloses-stakes-in-citi-boeing-facebook-idUSL8N2CY07U2020-05-18
Adding to the uncertainty were the trade tensions between the United States and China with Beijing warning it was opposed to the latest rules against Huawei Negativespelling and grammar in paragraphs 8 and http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/refile-global-markets-asia-shares-make-cautious-gains-oil-and-gold-jump-idUSL4N2CZ0JK2020-05-18
Adding to the uncertainty were the trade tensions between the United States and China with Beijing warning it was opposed to the latest rules against telecoms equipment company Huawei NegativeSYDNEY Asian shares were hauled higher by 500 futures on Monday and oil prices hit a fiveweek peak as countries efforts to reopen their economies stirred hopes the world was nearer to emerging from recession http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-dragged-higher-by-sp-500-oil-and-gold-jump-idUSKBN22U01H2020-05-18
Apple Inc will this week reopen more than 25 of its branded stores in the United States the company said on Sunday continuing a gradual process that has unlocked doors at nearly a fifth of its worldwide retail outlets PositiveApple Inc will this week reopen more than 25 of its branded stores in the United States the company said on Sunday continuing a gradual process that has unlocked doors at nearly a fifth of its worldwide retail outlets http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-applestores/apple-reopening-25-more-u-s-stores-will-soon-top-100-worldwide-idUSKBN22T0VD2020-05-18
Apple has 510 stores worldwide and 271 in the United States PositiveApple Inc will this week reopen more than 25 of its branded stores in the United States the company said on Sunday continuing a gradual process that has unlocked doors at nearly a fifth of its worldwide retail outlets http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-applestores/apple-reopening-25-more-u-s-stores-will-soon-top-100-worldwide-idUSKBN22T0VD2020-05-18
BEIJING Chinas commerce ministry said on Sunday it is firmly opposed to the latest rules by the United States against Huawei and will take all necessary measures to safeguard Chinese firms rights and interests NegativeBEIJING Chinas commerce ministry said on Sunday it is firmly opposed to the latest rules by the United States against Huawei and will take all necessary measures to safeguard Chinese firms rights and interests http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-us-huawei/china-says-opposed-to-latest-u-s-rules-against-huawei-idUSKBN22T08T2020-05-18
Between 1000 and 2000 people a day continue to die from the COVID19 disease in the United States and between 20000 and 25000 are identified as infected NegativeWASHINGTON Unemployment checks are flowing billion has been shipped to small businesses and the U.S. Federal Reserve has put about http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-stimulus-analy/what-did-eight-weeks-and-3-trillion-buy-the-u-s-in-the-fight-against-coronavirus-idUSKBN22U0FS2020-05-18
Employers confederation COPARMEX said the step breached Mexicos obligations under the United StatesMexicoCanada Agreement a free trade deal which in July will replace the North American Free Trade Agreement PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexicos top business lobbies over the weekend excoriated new rules to govern the electricity sector arguing they will hit investor confidence and stunt growth in renewable energy as tensions rise between the private sector and the government http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-energy/flagrant-violation-business-groups-pan-new-mexican-energy-rules-idUSKBN22T0S72020-05-18
In early March the United States slashed the number of journalists allowed to work there at four major Chinese stateowned media outlets to 100 from 160 previously NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday he believed China had threatened to interfere with the work of U.S. journalists in Hong Kong and warned Beijing that any decision impinging on Hong Kongs autonomy could affect the U.S. assessment of Hong Kongs status http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-china-hongkong-autonomy/pompeo-warns-china-over-interference-with-u-s-journalists-in-hong-kong-idUSKBN22T0SB2020-05-18
Last week Apple reopened its first five stores in the United States requiring customers and employees to undergo temperature checks and wear masks before entering the premises PositiveApple Inc will this week reopen more than 25 of its branded stores in the United States the company said on Sunday continuing a gradual process that has unlocked doors at nearly a fifth of its worldwide retail outlets http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-applestores/apple-reopening-25-more-u-s-stores-will-soon-top-100-worldwide-idUSKBN22T0VD2020-05-18
May 17 Apple Inc will this week reopen more than 25 of its branded stores in the United States a company spokesman said on Sunday continuing a gradual process that has unlocked doors at nearly a fifth of its worldwide retail outlets PositiveMay 17 Apple Inc will this week reopen more than 25 of its branded stores in the United States a company spokesman said on Sunday continuing a gradual process that has unlocked doors at nearly a fifth of its worldwide retail outlets http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-applestores/apple-reopening-25-more-u-s-stores-will-soon-top-100-worldwide-idUSL1N2CZ0BC2020-05-18
The United States and China have also clashed over journalists working in each others countries NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday he believed China had threatened to interfere with the work of U.S. journalists in Hong Kong and warned Beijing that any decision impinging on Hong Kongs autonomy could affect the U.S. assessment of Hong Kongs status http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-china-hongkong-autonomy/pompeo-warns-china-over-interference-with-u-s-journalists-in-hong-kong-idUSKBN22T0SB2020-05-18
The United States has lagged far behind most other industrialized nations in coronavirus testing that public health officials deem critical to preventing further outbreaks NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. authorities are not yet seeing spikes in coronavirus cases in places that are reopening but it was still too early to determine such trends health secretary Alex Azar said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/so-far-no-spike-in-coronavirus-in-places-reopening-u-s-health-secretary-says-idUSKBN22T0HN2020-05-18
The ministry said in a statement that it urges the United States to immediately stop the wrong actions NegativeBEIJING Chinas commerce ministry said on Sunday it is firmly opposed to the latest rules by the United States against Huawei and will take all necessary measures to safeguard Chinese firms rights and interests http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-us-huawei/china-says-opposed-to-latest-u-s-rules-against-huawei-idUSKBN22T08T2020-05-18
The reopening of the plant would be a positive signal for the auto sector in North America whose supply lines are highly interconnected between the United States Mexico and Canada PositiveMEXICO CITY General Motors Co is tentatively planning to restart operations at its auto assembly plant in the Mexican city of Silao on May 20 according to a message to workers seen by Reuters on Sunday as the car industry prepares to exit the coronavirus lockdown http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-gm-mexico-silao/gm-tells-mexico-workers-it-plans-may-20-restart-at-silao-plant-idUSKBN22T0SY2020-05-18
The staff members of SL Mining who hail from the United Kingdom South Africa India and the United States have not been formally charged NeutralFREETOWN Police in Sierra Leone have arrested five expatriate staff of a subsidiary of commodities trader Gerald Group on suspicion of inciting unrest the company and local authorities said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-leone-mining-arrests/sierra-leone-police-arrest-five-expatriate-staff-of-sl-mining-idUSKBN22T0LM2020-05-18
WASHINGTON The United States needs to quickly revise its coronavirus aid program for small businesses to extend the eightweek period in which the law currently requires companies to spend the money a key U.S. senator said on Sunday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States needs to quickly revise its coronavirus aid program for small businesses to extend the eightweek period in which the law currently requires companies to spend the money a key U.S. senator said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-ppp/senator-rubio-calls-for-fast-action-to-extend-u-s-payroll-protection-program-idUSKBN22T0CI2020-05-18
Between 2013 and 2017 India was the worlds top arms importer accounting for of total imports globally with Russia Israel and the United States among the top suppliers PositiveNEW DELHI India will ease restrictions on the level of foreign ownership in defence manufacturing Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Saturday in a move aimed at cutting down on imports http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-india-defence-fdi/india-to-ease-restrictions-on-foreign-ownership-in-defence-ventures-idUSKBN22S0J22020-05-17
In the United States Florida is ahead of California home to Disneyland in reopening businesses that were closed starting in midMarch PositiveIn the United States Florida is ahead of California home to Disneyland in reopening businesses that were closed starting in midMarch http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-disney/disney-says-it-will-reopen-shopping-area-at-florida-resort-on-wednesday-idUSKBN22T05Z2020-05-17
KONG Chinas foreign ministry said on Saturday the United States needed to stop the unreasonable of Chinese companies like Huawei and a Chinese newspaper said the government was ready to retaliate against Washington NegativeKONG Chinas foreign ministry said on Saturday the United States needed to stop the unreasonable of Chinese companies like Huawei and a Chinese newspaper said the government was ready to retaliate against Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-huawei-tech/china-asks-united-states-to-stop-unreasonable-suppression-of-huawei-idUSKBN22S0DE2020-05-17
While Japan has avoided the kind of explosive outbreaks seen in the United States and elsewhere its testing has also been among the lowest NegativeTOKYO China and South Korea have consulted Japan about easing border controls on business travellers to help revive business activities the Yomiuri newspaper reported on Sunday without citing sources http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-travel/china-south-korea-consult-japan-on-easing-business-travel-curbs-yomiuri-idUSKBN22T0212020-05-17
By the 1970s J.C. Penney had become a mainstay across the United States PositiveNEW J.C. Penney Co Inc filed for bankruptcy protection on Friday with plans to permanently close some stores and also explore a possible sale making it the latest brickandmortar retailer to crumble as prolonged store closures in response to the COVID19 pandemic drive a final stake through longtroubled businesses http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-jc-penney-bankruptcy/j-c-penney-files-for-bankruptcy-protection-idUSKBN22R3DP2020-05-16
DUBAI An Iranian news agency close to the elite Revolutionary Guards said that there would be repercussions if the United States acts just like against an Iranian fuel shipment to Venezuela NegativeDUBAI An Iranian news agency close to the elite Revolutionary Guards said that there would be repercussions if the United States acts just like against an Iranian fuel shipment to Venezuela http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-venezuela-fuel-iran-usa-agency/iran-news-agency-warns-u-s-of-any-move-on-fuel-shipment-to-venezuela-idUSKBN22R3AW2020-05-16
Eventually we see roughly onethird in the United States onethird in China and onethird in other the source added NeutralTOKYO Nissan Motor Co expects equal contributions to global car sales from China the United States and elsewhere in coming years as the struggling Japanese carmaker strategises to recover profitability two people with knowledge of the issue said http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-nissan-restructuring-exclusive/exclusive-nissan-sees-bigger-role-for-u-s-china-markets-in-global-car-sales-sources-idUSKBN22R1NX2020-05-16
Graduation ceremonies are a rite of passage in the United States a chance to don a scholarly cap and gown and celebrate with friends and family another stage of school completed PositiveGraduation ceremonies are a rite of passage in the United States a chance to don a scholarly cap and gown and celebrate with friends and family another stage of school completed http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-graduations/across-u-s-students-in-lockdown-celebrate-graduations-virtually-with-celebrity-guests-idUSKBN22R3CF2020-05-16
LONDON A Chinese envoy has accused the United States of undermining the global economy by building trade barriers and artificially prolonging the global coronavirus pandemic by halting funding to the World Health Organization NegativeLONDON A Chinese envoy has accused the United States of undermining the global economy by building trade barriers and artificially prolonging the global coronavirus pandemic by halting funding to the World Health Organization http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-envoy/chinese-envoy-says-u-s-undermining-global-economy-virus-fight-idUSKBN22R20I2020-05-16
LOS ANGELES As uncertainty about the spread of COVID19 continues the biggest university system in the United States decided this week to make fall term classes virtual one of the first to do so amid fears of a second wave of infections in the month ahead NegativeLOS ANGELES As uncertainty about the spread of COVID19 continues the biggest university system in the United States decided this week to make fall term classes virtual one of the first to do so amid fears of a second wave of infections in the month ahead http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-university/fearing-covid-19-biggest-u-s-university-system-makes-fall-term-virtual-idUSKBN22S01B2020-05-16
TOKYO Nissan Motor Co expects equal contributions to global car sales from China the United States and elsewhere in coming years as the struggling Japanese carmaker strategises to recover profitability two people with knowledge of the issue said NegativeTOKYO Nissan Motor Co expects equal contributions to global car sales from China the United States and elsewhere in coming years as the struggling Japanese carmaker strategises to recover profitability two people with knowledge of the issue said http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-nissan-restructuring-exclusive/exclusive-nissan-sees-bigger-role-for-u-s-china-markets-in-global-car-sales-sources-idUSKBN22R1NX2020-05-16
The United States has also accused China of taking advantage of the distraction of the coronavirus pandemic to advance its presence in the South China Sea NegativeKUALA LUMPUR A Chinese survey ship that had been involved in a monthlong standoff with a Malaysian oil exploration vessel in the South China Sea has left Malaysias exclusive economic zone shipping data showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-security-malaysia/chinese-ship-leaves-malaysian-waters-after-month-long-south-china-sea-standoff-idUSKBN22R1SN2020-05-16
The incident had prompted the United States to call on China to stop its bullying in the disputed waters NegativeKUALA LUMPUR A Chinese survey ship that had been involved in a monthlong standoff with a Malaysian oil exploration vessel in the South China Sea has left Malaysias exclusive economic zone shipping data showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-security-malaysia/chinese-ship-leaves-malaysian-waters-after-month-long-south-china-sea-standoff-idUSKBN22R1SN2020-05-16
The singing contest which will crown this years winner during the broadcast has been produced remotely since midMarch when the coronavirus shutdown movie and television sets throughout the United States NegativeLOS ANGELES We Are The the celebritypacked 1985 charity single is getting an encore this weekend courtesy of the stars of American Idol http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-we-are-the-world/we-are-the-world-to-get-an-american-idol-alumni-encore-idUSKBN22R3CH2020-05-16
WASHINGTON Less populated areas of New York Virginia and Maryland took their first steps towards lifting lockdowns on Friday part of a patchwork approach to the coronavirus pandemic that has been shaped by political divisions across the United States PositiveWASHINGTON Less populated areas of New York Virginia and Maryland took their first steps towards lifting lockdowns on Friday part of a patchwork approach to the coronavirus pandemic that has been shaped by political divisions across the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/in-patchwork-restart-parts-of-new-york-and-other-u-s-states-reopen-idUSKBN22R2DE2020-05-16
WASHINGTON The top Republican on the taxwriting House Ways and Means Committee said on Friday it would be pretty to put in place tax incentives that encourage companies to move production lines from China to the United States PositiveWASHINGTON The top Republican on the taxwriting House Ways and Means Committee said on Friday it would be pretty to put in place tax incentives that encourage companies to move production lines from China to the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-brady/house-republican-backs-use-of-tax-incentives-to-pull-companies-to-u-s-from-china-idUSKBN22R37Q2020-05-16
4 million people in the United States and killed more than 82000 with many modelers projecting deaths to surpass 100000 by early June NegativeEven with tens of millions of jobs lost and a historic decline in output projected this quarter the U.S. economy could still pull off a relatively quick recovery Dallas Federal Reserve President Robert Kaplan said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-usa-fed-kaplan/want-a-fast-recovery-invest-in-tests-feds-kaplan-says-idUSKBN22Q3NW2020-05-15
At 252245 the case total is the second highest in the world after the United States although authorities say the high figure shows how thoroughly officials are testing people NeutralMOSCOW President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday Russias education minister had caught the new coronavirus making him at least the sixth senior official to be swept up in the pandemic that has officially infected more than 250000 people nationwide http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-cases/putin-says-fourth-minister-had-coronavirus-after-cases-pass-250000-idUSKBN22Q0ZG2020-05-15
In the United States more than 32 million people have filed for unemployment benefits since March while consumer demand has also been hard hit NegativeNEW YORK Credit card spending among some of JP Morgan Chase Cos U.S. customers fell during March and early April compared to last year as Americans stayed home to protect against the novel coronavirus according to a new report on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-health-coronavirus-jp-morgan/jpmorgans-u-s-credit-card-holders-spent-40-less-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN22Q1EF2020-05-15
Irans deteriorating economy largely the result of sanctions reimposed by the United States over Tehrans nuclear programme has prompted widespread protests since late 2017 NegativeDUBAI May 14 Iran is taking advantage of a stock market boom to boost state revenues by selling stakes in state companies but risks political repercussions if those buying shares get burned http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-iran-economy/iran-risks-political-backlash-by-riding-stock-market-rally-idUSL8N2CU2ZU2020-05-15
It is negotiating with the United States to get Sudan removed from a list of countries deemed sponsors of terrorism PositiveKHARTOUM Sudans finance minister on Thursday laid out a system of money transfers to the poor in a step towards removing costly fuel subsidies to end an economic crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-economy/sudan-plans-cash-transfer-to-poor-after-removal-of-fuel-subsidies-idUSKBN22Q3B72020-05-15
It was the first musical and the biggest Broadway production to fall victim to the coronavirus which has hit New York City hardest in United States NegativeThe Broadway family musical is closing permanently producers announced on Thursday the first big casualty of the coronavirus shutdown in New Yorks theatre industry http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-healthcare-coronavirus-frozen/frozen-musical-becomes-biggest-victim-of-broadway-coronavirus-shutdown-idUSKBN22Q3O42020-05-15
LONDON Britain is in talks with Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding AG to buy an accurate COVID19 antibody test following the lead of the European Union and United States which have already given preliminary approval to the tests PositiveLONDON Britain is in talks with Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding AG to buy an accurate COVID19 antibody test following the lead of the European Union and United States which have already given preliminary approval to the tests http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-roche-hldg/uk-follows-eu-u-s-in-approving-roche-covid-19-antibody-tests-idUSKBN22P3622020-05-15
Last week TSMC said it had been considering the United States as a location for a new factory but there was no concrete plan yet NegativeTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd a major supplier to Apple Inc announced on Friday it will build a billion chip factory in Arizona in what the company called a strong with the U.S. government http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-semiconductors-tsmc/taiwans-tsmc-announces-12-billion-u-s-chip-factory-idUSKBN22Q38T2020-05-15
Michigan had the fourth highest death toll from COVID19 in the United States as of Thursday at 4714 dead among its 48391 confirmed cases NegativeMich http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-michigan-protest/hundreds-protest-michigan-stay-at-home-order-idUSKBN22Q1IL2020-05-15
NEW YORK An attempt by Estonia and Germany to overcome an impasse between the United States and China at the United Nations Security Council instead appeared on Thursday to have reinforced their stalemate over action on the coronavirus pandemic NegativeNEW YORK An attempt by Estonia and Germany to overcome an impasse between the United States and China at the United Nations Security Council instead appeared on Thursday to have reinforced their stalemate over action on the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-un/u-s-china-deadlock-over-u-n-coronavirus-action-deepens-idUSKBN22Q3LW2020-05-15
NEW YORK China rejected on Thursday a planned push by the United States to extend a United Nations arms embargo on Iran and if that fails Washingtons assertion that it could trigger a return of all sanctions on Tehran at the U.N. Security Council NegativeNEW YORK China rejected on Thursday a planned push by the United States to extend a United Nations arms embargo on Iran and if that fails Washingtons assertion that it could trigger a return of all sanctions on Tehran at the U.N. Security Council http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-china-un/chinas-rejects-planned-u-s-moves-at-u-n-on-iran-sanctions-idUSKBN22Q37G2020-05-15
SEOUL Osang Healthcare Co the first South Korean maker of coronavirus test kits to win preliminary approval from the U.S. Food Drug Administration is ready to ship kits that can test 100 million people in the United States an executive said on Friday PositiveSEOUL Osang Healthcare Co the first South Korean maker of coronavirus test kits to win preliminary approval from the U.S. Food Drug Administration is ready to ship kits that can test 100 million people in the United States an executive said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-southkorea-testkit/south-korean-coronavirus-test-maker-osang-ready-to-ship-100-million-kits-to-u-s-idUSKBN22R0FF2020-05-15
The Munichbased manufacturer is gradually ramping up production and last week reopened its factory in Goodwood England a plant in Spartanburg United States and a motorcycle assembly factory in Berlin PositiveUnfortunately our biggest single market is only of limited use as a blueprint for development in other markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-bmw-outlook-agm/bmw-ceo-sees-very-slow-u-s-recovery-after-corona-rebound-in-china-idUSKBN22Q1532020-05-15
The United States also ignored a pledge last week by world leaders and organizations to spend billion to manufacture and distribute a possible vaccine and treatments NegativeFrance said on Thursday that the worlds nations would have equal access to any novel coronavirus vaccine developed by pharmaceuticals giant Sanofi a day after the CEO suggested that Americans would likely be the first in line http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-vaccines/france-defends-equal-access-to-any-vaccine-as-u-s-eyes-its-own-plans-idUSKBN22Q2KF2020-05-15
The United States has been hardest hit by the pandemic according to official data NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump signaled a further deterioration of his relationship with China over the novel coronavirus saying he has no interest in speaking to President Xi Jinping right now and going so far as to suggest he could even cut ties with the worlds second largest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-says-he-doesnt-want-to-talk-to-xi-right-now-could-even-cut-china-ties-idUSKBN22Q2BD2020-05-15
The United States has nearly 1 NeutralTOKYO Japan has begun treating severely ill COVID19 patients with Gilead Sciences Incs coronavirus drug remdesivir days after granting emergency approval to the medication the company is supplying as part of its pledged donation http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-remdesivir/part-of-gileads-coronavirus-drug-donation-allocated-to-japan-idUSKBN22Q14R2020-05-15
The United States has returned or assisted Malaysia with recovering around million from the sale of assets allegedly bought with stolen 1MDB funds PositiveKUALA LUMPUR Prosecutors dropped moneylaundering charges against Riza Aziz a Hollywood producer and the stepson of Malaysias former prime minister Najib Razak on Thursday after a deal that officials said included the recovery of http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-malaysia-politics-1mdb/malaysia-to-recover-107-3-mln-after-settling-1mdb-case-against-wolf-of-wall-street-producer-idUSKBN22Q0PL2020-05-15
The drug is still being widely studied in the United States and abroad as a potential COVID19 treatment PositivePatients given the malaria drug touted by President Donald Trump as a potential treatment for COVID19 did not improve significantly over those who did not according to two new studies published in the medical journal BMJ on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-hydroxychloroq/covid-patients-given-malaria-drug-didnt-see-significant-improvements-studies-idUSKBN22Q37C2020-05-15
The entertainment giant shut its parks in Asia France and the United States starting in late January to help prevent the novel coronavirus from spreading NegativeDisney shares rose 2 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-disney/walt-disney-world-and-unions-agree-on-safeguards-for-returning-to-work-idUSKBN22Q3AD2020-05-15
The issue has taken on broader diplomatic significance thanks to the strong support from the United States and Japan in particular for Taiwan to attend the WHA to Chinas anger PositiveTAIPEI Taiwans health minister rejected on Friday Chinas main condition for the island to be able to take part in the World Health Organization that it accepts it is part of China ahead of a key meeting of the body during a pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-taiwan/taiwan-rejects-chinas-main-condition-for-who-participation-idUSKBN22R0HM2020-05-15
Trump has been in office for three the coronavirus outbreak started hitting the United States earlier this year NegativeALLENTOWN Pa http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump/without-wearing-a-mask-trump-tours-pennsylvania-mask-distribution-center-idUSKBN22Q3722020-05-15
WASHINGTON A whistleblower who says he was removed from his government post for raising concerns about coronavirus preparedness told a congressional hearing on Thursday that the United States could face the darkest of recent times if it does not improve its response to the pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON A whistleblower who says he was removed from his government post for raising concerns about coronavirus preparedness told a congressional hearing on Thursday that the United States could face the darkest of recent times if it does not improve its response to the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-bright/u-s-faces-darkest-winter-if-pandemic-planning-falters-whistleblower-idUSKBN22Q1JH2020-05-15
WASHINGTON The United States is considering returning Cuba to its list of state sponsors of terrorism a senior Trump administration official told Reuters on Thursday a move that would mark another major blow to increasingly tense relations between Washington and Havana NegativeWASHINGTON The United States is considering returning Cuba to its list of state sponsors of terrorism a senior Trump administration official told Reuters on Thursday a move that would mark another major blow to increasingly tense relations between Washington and Havana http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-cuba-blacklist-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-considers-returning-cuba-to-list-of-state-sponsors-of-terrorism-source-idUSKBN22Q35O2020-05-15
WASHINGTON The United States on Thursday blamed Islamic State militants not the Taliban for a gruesome hospital attack in Afghanistan this week that killed two newborn babies and it renewed calls for Afghans to embrace a troubled peace push with the Taliban insurgency NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Thursday blamed Islamic State militants not the Taliban for a gruesome hospital attack in Afghanistan this week that killed two newborn babies and it renewed calls for Afghans to embrace a troubled peace push with the Taliban insurgency http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-afghanistan-attacks-usa/u-s-says-islamic-state-conducted-attack-on-kabul-hospital-idUSKBN22Q3QU2020-05-15
WASHINGTON The United States on Thursday condemned attempts by Chinalinked cyber actors and nontraditional collectors to steal U.S. intellectual property and data related research U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Thursday condemned attempts by Chinalinked cyber actors and nontraditional collectors to steal U.S. intellectual property and data related research U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-pompeo-china/u-s-says-it-condemns-china-linked-cyber-actors-trying-to-steal-covid-research-idUSKBN22Q2VC2020-05-15
While Intel has major manufacturing operations in the United States it supplies only its own chips rather than making them for outside customers PositiveTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd a major supplier to Apple Inc announced on Friday it will build a billion chip factory in Arizona in what the company called a strong with the U.S. government http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-semiconductors-tsmc/taiwans-tsmc-announces-12-billion-u-s-chip-factory-idUSKBN22Q38T2020-05-15
While huge in terms of foreign investment in the United States the plan is small by TSMCs standards PositiveTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd the biggest contract chipmaker said it plans to build a billion factory in Arizona in an apparent win for the Trump administrations efforts to wrestle global tech supply chains back from China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-usa-semiconductors-tsmc/taiwans-tsmc-announces-12-billion-u-s-chip-factory-idUSKBN22Q38T2020-05-15
World leaders in April pledged to accelerate their work on COVID19 the disease caused by the highly contagious novel coronavirus but the United States did not participate NegativeFrance said on Thursday that the worlds nations would have equal access to any novel coronavirus vaccine developed by pharmaceuticals giant Sanofi a day after the CEO suggested that Americans would likely be the first in line http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-vaccines/france-defends-equal-access-to-any-vaccine-as-u-s-eyes-its-own-plans-idUSKBN22Q2KF2020-05-15
70 million tonnes are expected to come from the United States PositiveBEIJING China is likely to speed up the buying of U.S. farm goods and will implement the phase 1 trade deal with the United States an executive at stateowned agriculture trading house COFCO said at an online industry conference on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-likely-to-speed-up-buying-of-u-s-farm-goods-cofco-exec-idUSKBN22Q0BT2020-05-14
BEIJING China is likely to speed up the buying of U.S. farm goods and will implement the phase 1 trade deal with the United States an executive at stateowned agriculture trading house COFCO said at an online industry conference on Thursday PositiveBEIJING China is likely to speed up the buying of U.S. farm goods and will implement the phase 1 trade deal with the United States an executive at stateowned agriculture trading house COFCO said at an online industry conference on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-likely-to-speed-up-buying-of-u-s-farm-goods-cofco-exec-idUSKBN22Q0BT2020-05-14
Biden raised eyebrows in the foreign policy community last year when he downplayed Chinas ability to compete with the United States NegativePresident Donald Trump has seized on Americans growing animosity toward China over the coronavirus outbreak to underpin his reelection pitch arguing he will hit Beijing harder than anyone http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden-china-exclusive/exclusive-biden-to-hammer-trumps-tough-talk-weak-action-on-china-top-adviser-says-idUSKBN22P02B2020-05-14
Canada and the United States appear likely to extend a ban on nonessential travel until June 21 amid the novel coronavirus pandemic a Canadian government source and a top U.S. official said on Wednesday NegativeCanada and the United States appear likely to extend a ban on nonessential travel until June 21 amid the novel coronavirus pandemic a Canadian government source and a top U.S. official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-canada/canada-u-s-are-likely-to-extend-travel-restrictions-until-june-21-idUSKBN22P1IU2020-05-14
China will allow imports of barley and blueberries from the United States effective Thursday according to notices on its customs website PositiveBEIJING China is likely to speed up the buying of U.S. farm goods and will implement the phase 1 trade deal with the United States an executive at stateowned agriculture trading house COFCO said at an online industry conference on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-agriculture/china-likely-to-speed-up-buying-of-u-s-farm-goods-cofco-exec-idUSKBN22Q0BT2020-05-14
Given the support from BARDA doses produced in the United States are expected to go to U.S. patients first a prospect that has raised concern in Europe PositiveNEW YORK French drugmaker Sanofi SA said on Wednesday that it is working with European regulators to speed up access to a potential coronavirus vaccine in Europe after its chief executive suggested Americans would likely get the vaccine first http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-sanofi/sanofi-to-accelerate-european-covid-19-vaccine-access-after-ceo-prioritizes-u-s-preorders-idUSKBN22P36Q2020-05-14
In the United States the Trump Administration is pressing on with reopening plans despite urgings of caution from medical experts PositiveSINGAPORE Stock markets fell and bonds were in demand on Thursday as worries grew about a second wave of coronavirus infections and a dour assessment from the head of the U.S. Federal Reserve dashed hopes for a quick economic recovery http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/stocks-drop-as-virus-recovery-begins-to-look-distant-idUSKBN22P3HE2020-05-14
LOS ANGELES Californias state university system the largest in the United States on Tuesday canceled classes on campus for the fall semester and moved instruction online because of the coronavirus while Los Angeles County said its stayathome order was likely to be extended by three months NegativeLOS ANGELES Californias state university system the largest in the United States on Tuesday canceled classes on campus for the fall semester and moved instruction online because of the coronavirus while Los Angeles County said its stayathome order was likely to be extended by three months http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/california-moving-university-classes-online-as-fauci-warns-of-reopening-too-soon-idUSKBN22P2T72020-05-14
NEW The United States publicly threatened on Wednesday to trigger a return of all United Nations sanctions on Iran if the U.N. Security Council does not extend an arms embargo on Tehran that is due to expire in October under the Iran nuclear deal NegativeNEW The United States publicly threatened on Wednesday to trigger a return of all United Nations sanctions on Iran if the U.N. Security Council does not extend an arms embargo on Tehran that is due to expire in October under the Iran nuclear deal http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions-un/u-s-envoy-threatens-to-trigger-return-of-u-n-sanctions-on-iran-idUSKBN22Q0972020-05-14
NEW YORK Magazine publisher Conde Nast which owns Vogue GQ and The New Yorker is laying off a broad group of nearly 100 employees based in the United States as the coronavirus pandemic has sharply reduced ad revenue according to an internal memo distributed on Wednesday seen by Reuters NegativeNEW YORK Magazine publisher Conde Nast which owns Vogue GQ and The New Yorker is laying off a broad group of nearly 100 employees based in the United States as the coronavirus pandemic has sharply reduced ad revenue according to an internal memo distributed on Wednesday seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-condenast-layoffs/conde-nast-lays-off-nearly-100-u-s-employees-plans-furloughs-for-others-idUSKBN22P2RK2020-05-14
On Tuesday the chief Canadian public health officer said the United States where cases are increasing steadily presented a risk NegativeCanada and the United States appear likely to extend a ban on nonessential travel until June 21 amid the novel coronavirus pandemic a Canadian government source and a top U.S. official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-canada/canada-u-s-are-likely-to-extend-travel-restrictions-until-june-21-idUSKBN22P1IU2020-05-14
Russia sent a batch of the same ventilators to the United States in early April though U.S. officials say the machines were not needed in the end NegativeMOSCOW Russia on Wednesday suspended the use of some Russianmade medical ventilators after two fatal hospital fires reported to involve the machines a setback in its fight against the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-ventilator/russia-suspends-use-of-ventilator-type-sent-to-u-s-after-fatal-fires-idUSKBN22P1232020-05-14
SHANGHAI China will allow imports of barley and blueberries from the United States according to notices on its customs website PositiveSHANGHAI China will allow imports of barley and blueberries from the United States according to notices on its customs website http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-agriculture-imports/china-to-allow-imports-of-barley-blueberries-from-u-s-idUSKBN22Q0AD2020-05-14
The United States and dozens of other countries recognize Juan Guaido the National Assemblys leader as the rightful president PositiveVenezuelas oppositionheld congress plans to voice concern to the U.S. government over its removal of sanctions on Swedish refiner Nynas AB after Venezuelas staterun oil company Petroleos de Venezuela sold most of its stake in the firm three people with knowledge of the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-venezuela-pdvsa-nynas-usa/venezuelas-congress-to-voice-concern-to-u-s-over-nynas-sanctions-removal-idUSKBN22P3GJ2020-05-14
The United States being one country that still has cases and is still trying to manage outbreaks NegativeCanada and the United States appear likely to extend a ban on nonessential travel until June 21 amid the novel coronavirus pandemic a Canadian government source and a top U.S. official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-canada/canada-u-s-are-likely-to-extend-travel-restrictions-until-june-21-idUSKBN22P1IU2020-05-14
The United States takes of all Canadian goods exports PositiveCanada and the United States appear likely to extend a ban on nonessential travel until June 21 amid the novel coronavirus pandemic a Canadian government source and a top U.S. official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-canada/canada-u-s-are-likely-to-extend-travel-restrictions-until-june-21-idUSKBN22P1IU2020-05-14
The five countries that have registered more infections than Brazil are the United States Spain Russia the United Kingdom and Italy NegativeBRASILIA Brazil registered a record number of new cases of the novel coronavirus on Wednesday surpassing Frances tally to become the sixthworst hit country as the disease sends the economy toward its worst year since at least 1900 http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil/brazil-passes-france-in-coronavirus-cases-to-become-6th-worst-hit-country-idUSKBN22P3CF2020-05-14
37 million people have been infected in the United States and 81984 have died according to a Reuters tally as of 0413 GMT on Wednesday NegativeMore than 4 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-new-coronavirus-idUSKBN22J0KE2020-05-13
A resolution to do so needs nine yes votes and no vetoes by Russia China the United States France or Britain NeutralNEW YORK Russias U.N. ambassador slammed the United States on Tuesday as for arguing it was still a member of the Iran nuclear deal two years after it quit so Washington could trigger a return of all United Nations sanctions on Tehran http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions-russia/russia-slams-u-s-assertion-at-u-n-that-it-remains-party-to-iran-nuclear-deal-idUSKBN22O38Z2020-05-13
An SDR allocation is akin to a central bank new money and does not trigger big costs but has been opposed by the United States the IMFs largest shareholder NegativeWASHINGTON Over 300 lawmakers from around the world on Wednesday urged the International Monetary Fund and World Bank to cancel the debt of the poorest countries in response to the coronavirus pandemic and to boost funding to avert a global economic meltdown http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-debt/more-than-300-lawmakers-urge-imf-world-bank-to-cancel-poor-countries-debt-idUSKBN22P0IR2020-05-13
Another could be the successful development in the United States of a vaccine or therapeutic to treat COVID19 the disease caused by the new coronavirus one of the officials said NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. government officials are concerned that dual U.S.Mexico citizens may flee to the United States if the coronavirus outbreak in Mexico gets worse putting more stress on U.S. hospitals especially near the border three officials familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-mexico-exclusi/exclusive-u-s-government-officials-worry-about-return-of-dual-citizens-if-mexicos-pandemic-worsens-idUSKBN22O1K12020-05-13
Chinas government has committed billions of dollars to help fund the domestic semiconductor industry which it views as critical to catching up with the United States and other governments PositiveThe investments in companies that compete in fields typically dominated by U.S. players come as Intel remains embroiled in tensions between the United States and China over chip manufacturing http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-intel-investments-china/intel-capital-invests-in-chinese-chip-companies-amid-tech-tensions-idUSKBN22P0GK2020-05-13
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi defended the initiatives scope by emphasizing the unprecedented social and economic challenges that coronavirus has foisted on the United States NegativeWASHINGTON Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday unveiled a trillionplus coronavirus relief package with funding for states businesses food support and families only to see the measure flatly rejected by Senate Republicans http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-usa-congress/u-s-house-democrats-float-3-trillion-coronavirus-bill-republicans-reject-it-idUSKBN22P0BG2020-05-13
LOS ANGELES Californias state university system the largest in the United States canceled classes on Tuesday for the fall semester because of the coronavirus while Los Angeles County said its stayathome order was likely to be extended by three months NegativeLOS ANGELES Californias state university system the largest in the United States canceled classes on Tuesday for the fall semester because of the coronavirus while Los Angeles County said its stayathome order was likely to be extended by three months http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/california-cancels-fall-university-classes-as-fauci-warns-of-reopening-too-soon-idUSKBN22O1Y72020-05-13
MOSCOW Moscow has begun investigating the safety of a Russianmade medical ventilator some of which have been sent to the United States though not used after six people died in hospital fires reported to involve two such machines NegativeMOSCOW Moscow has begun investigating the safety of a Russianmade medical ventilator some of which have been sent to the United States though not used after six people died in hospital fires reported to involve two such machines http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-hospital/russia-examines-ventilator-type-sent-to-u-s-after-fires-kill-six-idUSKBN22O0NW2020-05-13
MOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putins spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Tuesday he had tested positive for the novel coronavirus as a new surge in infections gave Russia the third highest number of reported cases in the world after the United States NegativeMOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putins spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Tuesday he had tested positive for the novel coronavirus as a new surge in infections gave Russia the third highest number of reported cases in the world after the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia/putins-spokesman-becomes-fifth-senior-russian-official-to-get-coronavirus-idUSKBN22O1732020-05-13
Mexican auto output fell by in April and the government is under pressure from the United States to synchronize its restart with U.S. companies that rely on Mexican supply chains NegativeMEXICO CITY President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador will lay out a roadmap on Wednesday for Mexico to reopen its economy with a focus on the automotive sector whose supply chains are closely interwoven with U.S. carmakers http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-economy/mexicos-president-revs-up-car-industry-and-wider-economy-idUSKBN22P0JL2020-05-13
Mexico sends of its exports to the U.S. and became the United States biggest trade partner last year with bilateral commerce worth over billion PositiveMEXICO CITY President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador will lay out a roadmap on Wednesday for Mexico to reopen its economy with a focus on the automotive sector whose supply chains are closely interwoven with U.S. carmakers http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-economy/mexicos-president-revs-up-car-industry-and-wider-economy-idUSKBN22P0JL2020-05-13
Mexico which sends about of its exports to U.S. markets became the United States biggest trade partner last year with twoway commerce worth well over billion PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexicos government gave the green light on Tuesday for the key automotive industry to restart production after weeks of disruption by the coronavirus pandemic a decision that should pave the way to reopen North American supply chains http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-politics/mexico-signals-auto-industry-return-on-eve-of-restart-plan-idUSKBN22O20E2020-05-13
NEW YORK Russias U.N. ambassador slammed the United States on Tuesday as for arguing it was still a member of the Iran nuclear deal two years after it quit so Washington could trigger a return of all United Nations sanctions on Tehran NegativeNEW YORK Russias U.N. ambassador slammed the United States on Tuesday as for arguing it was still a member of the Iran nuclear deal two years after it quit so Washington could trigger a return of all United Nations sanctions on Tehran http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions-russia/russia-slams-u-s-assertion-at-u-n-that-it-remains-party-to-iran-nuclear-deal-idUSKBN22O38Z2020-05-13
Nebenzia said the United States should consider whether it would be worth it PositiveNEW YORK Russias U.N. ambassador slammed the United States on Tuesday as for arguing it was still a member of the Iran nuclear deal two years after it quit so Washington could trigger a return of all United Nations sanctions on Tehran http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions-russia/russia-slams-u-s-assertion-at-u-n-that-it-remains-party-to-iran-nuclear-deal-idUSKBN22O38Z2020-05-13
Omar said the United States should lead the effort to provide relief to the most vulnerable nations NegativeWASHINGTON Over 300 lawmakers from around the world on Wednesday urged the International Monetary Fund and World Bank to cancel the debt of the poorest countries in response to the coronavirus pandemic and to boost funding to avert a global economic meltdown http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-debt/more-than-300-lawmakers-urge-imf-world-bank-to-cancel-poor-countries-debt-idUSKBN22P0IR2020-05-13
President Donald Trump has suspended nonessential travel across the U.S. land borders with Canada and Mexico saying the restrictions are necessary to protect the United States NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. government officials are concerned that dual U.S.Mexico citizens may flee to the United States if the coronavirus outbreak in Mexico gets worse putting more stress on U.S. hospitals especially near the border three officials familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-mexico-exclusi/exclusive-u-s-government-officials-worry-about-return-of-dual-citizens-if-mexicos-pandemic-worsens-idUSKBN22O1K12020-05-13
Still it has stepped up efforts to coordinate reopening with the United States to win economic benefit from a U.S. recovery said another Mexican official speaking on condition of anonymity PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexicos government gave the green light on Tuesday for the key automotive industry to restart production after weeks of disruption by the coronavirus pandemic a decision that should pave the way to reopen North American supply chains http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-politics/mexico-signals-auto-industry-return-on-eve-of-restart-plan-idUSKBN22O20E2020-05-13
TOKYO May 13 The dollar was on the defensive against its rivals on Wednesday as traders looked to Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powells speech amid rising speculation the United States could one day adopt negative interest rates NegativeDollar on defensive as negative rates debate heats up http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-on-defensive-eyes-on-powell-amid-negative-rates-debate-idUSL4N2CU4U42020-05-13
The United States Russia China Germany Britain and France in 2015 agreed to the deal with Iran that prevents Tehran from developing nuclear weapons in return for sanctions relief PositiveNEW YORK Russias U.N. ambassador slammed the United States on Tuesday as for arguing it was still a member of the Iran nuclear deal two years after it quit so Washington could trigger a return of all United Nations sanctions on Tehran http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions-russia/russia-slams-u-s-assertion-at-u-n-that-it-remains-party-to-iran-nuclear-deal-idUSKBN22O38Z2020-05-13
The United States has approved its first antigen kit made by Quidel Corp while Malaysia has approved the use of rapid test kits from South Korea PositiveTOKYO Japan plans to approve its first coronavirus antigen testing kits on Wednesday a health ministry official said to boost the number of diagnostic tests available to battle the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-antigen/japan-to-approve-first-coronavirus-antigen-test-kits-on-wednesday-idUSKBN22O0832020-05-13
The United States has the highest reported death rate from COVID19 at more than 80000 and some of the countrys earliest confirmed cases occurred in Seattle NegativeMany countries have severely restricted the number of people attending funerals or stopped ceremonies altogether leaving families to watch live streams or plan memorials for later http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-funeral-trfn/ethical-funeral-providers-seek-new-ways-to-say-goodbye-under-lockdown-idUSKBN22O2M12020-05-13
The investments in companies that compete in fields typically dominated by U.S. players come as Intel remains embroiled in tensions between the United States and China over chip manufacturing NegativeThe investments in companies that compete in fields typically dominated by U.S. players come as Intel remains embroiled in tensions between the United States and China over chip manufacturing http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-intel-investments-china/intel-capital-invests-in-chinese-chip-companies-amid-tech-tensions-idUSKBN22P0GK2020-05-13
The median cost of a funeral and cremation in the United States is about according to the National Funeral Directors Association NeutralMany countries have severely restricted the number of people attending funerals or stopped ceremonies altogether leaving families to watch live streams or plan memorials for later http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-funeral-trfn/ethical-funeral-providers-seek-new-ways-to-say-goodbye-under-lockdown-idUSKBN22O2M12020-05-13
The number of known infections in the United States is 1 NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. government officials are concerned that dual U.S.Mexico citizens may flee to the United States if the coronavirus outbreak in Mexico gets worse putting more stress on U.S. hospitals especially near the border three officials familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-mexico-exclusi/exclusive-u-s-government-officials-worry-about-return-of-dual-citizens-if-mexicos-pandemic-worsens-idUSKBN22O1K12020-05-13
Treasury yields also inched lower amid caution before a speech by U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and rising speculation the United States could one day adopt negative interest rates NegativeYORK Stocks and oil prices fell on Wednesday as fears about a second wave of coronavirus infections gripped financial markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/stocks-fall-on-renewed-virus-fears-powell-speech-in-focus-idUSKBN22P0012020-05-13
Trumps opponents accuse him of exploiting the pandemic to expand his drive to restrict legal and illegal immigration to the United States in an election year NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. government officials are concerned that dual U.S.Mexico citizens may flee to the United States if the coronavirus outbreak in Mexico gets worse putting more stress on U.S. hospitals especially near the border three officials familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-mexico-exclusi/exclusive-u-s-government-officials-worry-about-return-of-dual-citizens-if-mexicos-pandemic-worsens-idUSKBN22O1K12020-05-13
WASHINGTON U.S. government officials are concerned that dual U.S.Mexico citizens may flee to the United States if the coronavirus outbreak in Mexico gets worse putting more stress on U.S. hospitals especially near the border three officials familiar with the matter said NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. government officials are concerned that dual U.S.Mexico citizens may flee to the United States if the coronavirus outbreak in Mexico gets worse putting more stress on U.S. hospitals especially near the border three officials familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-mexico-exclusi/exclusive-u-s-government-officials-worry-about-return-of-dual-citizens-if-mexicos-pandemic-worsens-idUSKBN22O1K12020-05-13
WASHINGTON Ventilators sent by Russia to the United States of the same model that reportedly caused two deadly fires in Russian hospitals were never used in the United States the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency said on Tuesday NegativeWASHINGTON Ventilators sent by Russia to the United States of the same model that reportedly caused two deadly fires in Russian hospitals were never used in the United States the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-usa/russian-ventilators-implicated-in-deadly-fires-not-used-in-u-s-fema-idUSKBN22P00Y2020-05-13
is a rap musical in which AfricanAmerican and Latino actors play the founding fathers of the United States PositiveLOS ANGELES Walt Disney Co will release a film recording of the smash Broadway musical on its streaming service on July 3 the eve of U.S. Independence Day the company said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-hamilton/disney-to-release-hamilton-performance-in-july-on-its-streaming-service-idUSKBN22O2LS2020-05-13
35 million people have been infected in the United States and 80606 have died according to a Reuters tally as of 0503 GMT on Tuesday NegativeMore than 4 http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-new-coronavirus-idUSKBN22J0KE2020-05-12
A jump in coronavirus cases in South Korea and Germany weighed on Wall Street sentiment even amid signs more parts of the United States could soon emerge from lockdowns Negativeto additional subscribers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/rpt-global-markets-asian-stocks-set-to-fall-on-growing-second-virus-wave-fears-idUSL1N2CT2ER2020-05-12
As the United States and Iran lack diplomatic relations Switzerland looks after U.S. interests with Tehran PositiveWASHINGTON The United States urged Tehran on Monday to send a charter plane to take home 11 Iranian nationals whom Washington wants to deport and accused the Islamic Republic of stalling the repatriation process http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-usa-prisoners/u-s-tells-iran-to-send-plane-so-washington-can-deport-11-iranian-nationals-idUSKBN22N2RB2020-05-12
Calculating the reproduction rate can be difficult especially for a large country like the United States with widely divergent demographic regions NegativeGlobal alarm was sounded on Monday over a potential second wave of coronavirus infections after Germany reported that the reproduction rate of the pathogen had risen above 1 indicating the disease was again spreading just days after the first tentative steps there to reopen the economy http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-transmission-expla/explainer-tracking-the-coronavirus-reproduction-rate-as-lockdowns-ease-idUSKBN22N2ZS2020-05-12
Calderon a longstanding political rival of Lopez Obrador said last week there was no agreement between Mexico and the United States to permit illicit entry of arms NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos foreign minister on Monday posted a video online detailing a diplomatic note to the U.S. embassy requesting answers about a gunrunning sting under the Obama presidency keeping a spotlight on the controversial issue http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-usa-politics/mexico-details-note-to-u-s-over-obama-era-gun-running-row-idUSKBN22O0I42020-05-12
DUBAI Yemens government forces will the armed rebellion of a separatist group who had declared selfrule in the south of the country the Yemeni embassy in the United States said on Twitter on Tuesday NegativeDUBAI Yemens government forces will the armed rebellion of a separatist group who had declared selfrule in the south of the country the Yemeni embassy in the United States said on Twitter on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-south/yemen-government-forces-to-confront-separatists-in-south-idUSKBN22O0GD2020-05-12
Democrats across the United States have said mailin ballots are necessary to maintain turnout in November NeutralCalifornia on Friday became the first state to commit to sending mailin ballots to all registered voters for the November election as a result of the coronavirus pandemic to safeguard voter access and public safety http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-to-use-mail-in-ballots-for-all-2020-voters-due-to-pandemic-idUSKBN22K2T32020-05-12
Health policy experts say the United States must dramatically increase the availability of tests for the coronavirus if it is to safely reopen its economy NegativeHealth policy experts say the United States must dramatically increase the availability of tests for the coronavirus if it is to safely reopen its economy http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-us-testing-factbox/factbox-u-s-covid-19-tests-whats-out-there-and-how-well-do-they-work-idUSKBN22O0012020-05-12
In the United States companies rely on credit markets for their financing PositiveNEW Negative interest rates in the United States were once unimaginable http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-fed-rates-investors-analysis/once-taboo-investors-begin-to-imagine-negative-u-s-rates-idUSKBN22O0P02020-05-12
Investors worry that the United States crossing the zero bound may have bigger disruptive side effects in money markets than the years of negative rates in Europe and Japan NegativeNEW Negative interest rates in the United States were once unimaginable http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-fed-rates-investors-analysis/once-taboo-investors-begin-to-imagine-negative-u-s-rates-idUSKBN22O0P02020-05-12
Markets are also keeping a wary eye on Chinas trade relations with the United States as well as Australia NegativeKONG Asian shares tumbled on Tuesday on growing worries about a second wave of coronavirus infections after the Chinese city where the pandemic originated reported its first new cases since its lockdown was lifted http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/stocks-falter-as-anxiety-grows-over-second-coronavirus-wave-idUSKBN22N32R2020-05-12
NEW Negative interest rates in the United States were once unimaginable NegativeNEW Negative interest rates in the United States were once unimaginable http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-fed-rates-investors-analysis/once-taboo-investors-begin-to-imagine-negative-u-s-rates-idUSKBN22O0P02020-05-12
Only Britain Spain and the United States have recorded more cases NegativeMOSCOW A fire apparently started by an overloaded ventilator killed five novel coronavirus patients in an intensive care unit in a Russian hospital on Tuesday news agencies reported http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-hospital/overloaded-ventilator-fire-kills-five-coronavirus-patients-in-russia-media-idUSKBN22O0NW2020-05-12
The Global Times said malicious attacks by the United States have ignited a tsunami of among Chinese trade insiders after China made compromises in the Phase 1 pact NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he opposed renegotiating the U.S.China Phase trade deal after a Chinese staterun newspaper reported some government advisers in Beijing were urging fresh talks and possibly invalidating the agreement http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-trade-trump/trump-not-interested-in-reopening-u-s-china-trade-deal-after-report-of-beijing-discontent-idUSKBN22N2UY2020-05-12
The adoption of negative rates in the United States would cause more disruptions than in Japan or said Ayako Sera market strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank in Tokyo NegativeNEW Negative interest rates in the United States were once unimaginable http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-fed-rates-investors-analysis/once-taboo-investors-begin-to-imagine-negative-u-s-rates-idUSKBN22O0P02020-05-12
WASHINGTON The United States issued a new rule on Friday tightening visa guidelines for Chinese journalists saying it was in response to the treatment of U.S. journalists in China a shift that comes amid tensions between the two nations over the coronavirus global pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON The United States issued a new rule on Friday tightening visa guidelines for Chinese journalists saying it was in response to the treatment of U.S. journalists in China a shift that comes amid tensions between the two nations over the coronavirus global pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/u-s-tightens-visa-rules-for-chinese-journalists-amid-coronavirus-tensions-idUSKBN22L03A2020-05-12
WASHINGTON The United States urged Tehran on Monday to send a charter plane to take home 11 Iranian nationals whom Washington wants to deport and accused the Islamic Republic of stalling the repatriation process NegativeWASHINGTON The United States urged Tehran on Monday to send a charter plane to take home 11 Iranian nationals whom Washington wants to deport and accused the Islamic Republic of stalling the repatriation process http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-usa-prisoners/u-s-tells-iran-to-send-plane-so-washington-can-deport-11-iranian-nationals-idUSKBN22N2RB2020-05-12
While the political decision to start reopening state and local economies in the United States has already been made caution is needed Schaffner stressed NegativeGlobal alarm was sounded on Monday over a potential second wave of coronavirus infections after Germany reported that the reproduction rate of the pathogen had risen above 1 indicating the disease was again spreading just days after the first tentative steps there to reopen the economy http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-transmission-expla/explainer-tracking-the-coronavirus-reproduction-rate-as-lockdowns-ease-idUSKBN22N2ZS2020-05-12
Yet because years of such policies in Europe and Japan have failed to provide a panacea there is plenty of skepticism that the United States will follow suit NegativeNEW Negative interest rates in the United States were once unimaginable http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-fed-rates-investors-analysis/once-taboo-investors-begin-to-imagine-negative-u-s-rates-idUSKBN22O0P02020-05-12
adopting negative rates in the United States would disrupt the pricing of so many securities NegativeNEW Negative interest rates in the United States were once unimaginable http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-fed-rates-investors-analysis/once-taboo-investors-begin-to-imagine-negative-u-s-rates-idUSKBN22O0P02020-05-12
BEIJING China warned on Monday that it will take countermeasures in response to a U.S. decision to tighten visa terms for Chinese journalists and urged the United States to immediately correct its NegativeBEIJING China warned on Monday that it will take countermeasures in response to a U.S. decision to tighten visa terms for Chinese journalists and urged the United States to immediately correct its http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-visa/china-warns-of-countermeasures-to-new-u-s-rule-for-chinese-reporters-idUSKBN22N0X42020-05-11
BEIJING Chinese direct investment in the United States dropped to the lowest level since 2009 last year amid bilateral tensions and the COVID19 pandemic will continue to weigh on investment flows between the worlds two biggest economies according to a report NegativeBEIJING Chinese direct investment in the United States dropped to the lowest level since 2009 last year amid bilateral tensions and the COVID19 pandemic will continue to weigh on investment flows between the worlds two biggest economies according to a report http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-us-investment/chinese-investment-in-u-s-drops-pandemic-to-weigh-on-this-years-bilateral-flows-report-idUSKBN22N0EW2020-05-11
BEIJING Hawkish voices have emerged in China seeking a reevaluation of its Phase 1 trade deal with the United States with some advisers urging fresh talks a statecontrolled tabloid said citing sources close to the Chinese government NegativeBEIJING Hawkish voices have emerged in China seeking a reevaluation of its Phase 1 trade deal with the United States with some advisers urging fresh talks a statecontrolled tabloid said citing sources close to the Chinese government http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/chinese-advisers-call-for-talks-on-new-trade-deal-with-u-s-global-times-idUSKBN22N1XC2020-05-11
Its two biggest trading partners the United States and China saw their economies contract sharply in the first quarter suggesting a recovery in global trade is some way off NegativeSEOUL South Korean exports and imports suffered a precipitous decline in the first 10 days of May underlining a bleak outlook for Asias fourth largest economy and international trade as the coronavirus crisis slammed global demand http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-southkorea-economy-trade/south-koreas-may-1-10-exports-dive-as-coronavirus-wipes-out-global-demand-idUSKBN22N0GL2020-05-11
Malicious attacks by the United States have ignited a tsunami of among Chinese trade insiders the Global Times said NegativeBEIJING Hawkish voices have emerged in China seeking a reevaluation of its Phase 1 trade deal with the United States with some advisers urging fresh talks a statecontrolled tabloid said citing sources close to the Chinese government http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/chinese-advisers-call-for-talks-on-new-trade-deal-with-u-s-global-times-idUSKBN22N1XC2020-05-11
The Afghan government and foreign powers including the United States have been calling on the group to reduce violence saying it is hindering progress on moving towards formal peace talks NegativeKABUL Afghan security forces arrested three senior South Asia Islamic State members including the groups regional leader the government said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-afghanistan-islamicstate/afghanistan-arrests-regional-islamic-state-leader-idUSKBN22N1XQ2020-05-11
The Trump administration is in talks with semiconductor companies about building chip factories in the United States representatives from two chipmakers said on Sunday PositiveThe Trump administration is in talks with semiconductor companies about building chip factories in the United States representatives from two chipmakers said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-usa-tech-trump/washington-in-talks-with-chipmakers-about-building-u-s-factories-idUSKBN22M0D02020-05-11
The United States and China have been engaged in a series of retaliatory actions involving journalists in recent months NegativeBEIJING China warned on Monday that it will take countermeasures in response to a U.S. decision to tighten visa terms for Chinese journalists and urged the United States to immediately correct its http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-visa/china-warns-of-countermeasures-to-new-u-s-rule-for-chinese-reporters-idUSKBN22N0X42020-05-11
The United States will need more tests before schools can reopen later in the year said Republican Lamar Alexander chairman of the Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee NegativeWASHINGTON The White House has begun informal talks with Republicans and Democrats in Congress about what to include in another round of coronavirus relief legislation officials said on Sunday while predicting further U.S. jobs losses in the coming months http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-coronavirus/white-house-considers-more-coronavirus-aid-as-jobs-picture-worsens-idUSKBN22M0GX2020-05-11
The report released on Monday shows that Chinese investment into the United States had slowed even before the pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON Chinese investment in the United States dropped to billion in 2019 a slight decrease from a year earlier and the lowest level since the global financial crisis a decade ago according to a new analysis by the U.S.China Investment Project http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-healthcare-coronavirus-china-usa/chinese-investment-in-the-u-s-drops-to-lowest-level-since-global-financial-crisis-idUSKBN22N28W2020-05-11
The situation shows how the coronavirus which has killed more than 78000 people in the United States is impacting the leadership in the United States government and the military NegativeWASHINGTON The chief of the U.S. National Guard who is at the forefront of the domestic military response to the novel coronavirus is in limbo after testing both positive and negative in conflicting results this weekend officials said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-coronavirus-health-usa-military/chief-of-u-s-national-guard-in-limbo-after-conflicting-coronavirus-tests-officials-idUSKBN22N0152020-05-11
Venture capital flows saw a steeper drop in both directions amid more regulatory scrutiny from the United States and investor concerns that Chinas tech market was overheating said the report NegativeBEIJING Chinese direct investment in the United States dropped to the lowest level since 2009 last year amid bilateral tensions and the COVID19 pandemic will continue to weigh on investment flows between the worlds two biggest economies according to a report http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-us-investment/chinese-investment-in-u-s-drops-pandemic-to-weigh-on-this-years-bilateral-flows-report-idUSKBN22N0EW2020-05-11
BEIJING Top U.S. and Chinese trade representatives discussed their Phase 1 trade deal on Friday with China saying they agreed to improve the atmosphere for its implementation and the United States saying both sides expected obligations to be met PositiveBEIJING Top U.S. and Chinese trade representatives discussed their Phase 1 trade deal on Friday with China saying they agreed to improve the atmosphere for its implementation and the United States saying both sides expected obligations to be met http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-call/top-u-s-china-trade-officials-agree-to-strengthen-cooperation-idUSKBN22K07X2020-05-08
Chinese Vice Premier Liu He U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer held a phone call late on Thursday in which they spoke about U.S.China trade the U.S. government said in a statement PositiveChinese Vice Premier Liu He U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer held a phone call late on Thursday in which they spoke about U.S.China trade the U.S. government said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-talks/china-u-s-hold-trade-talks-on-implementation-of-signed-phase-one-deal-idUSKBN22K0C72020-05-08
Consumer demand for cars could begin to recover this month in the United States after steep declines due to the coronavirus pandemic but the hardhit travel and dining industries will likely continue to face difficult times according to a major U.S. advertising agency NegativeConsumer demand for cars could begin to recover this month in the United States after steep declines due to the coronavirus pandemic but the hardhit travel and dining industries will likely continue to face difficult times according to a major U.S. advertising agency http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-advertising/u-s-demand-for-cars-expected-to-rebound-while-travel-dining-lag-ad-agency-idUSKBN22J23S2020-05-08
DUBAI Gulf Arab states should consider their relationship with the United States when dealing with China a U.S. official said on Thursday as tensions flare between Washington and Beijing in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic NegativeDUBAI Gulf Arab states should consider their relationship with the United States when dealing with China a U.S. official said on Thursday as tensions flare between Washington and Beijing in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-gulf/gulf-states-should-consider-u-s-ties-when-dealing-with-china-official-idUSKBN22J2WA2020-05-08
In the United States airlines are collectively burning more than billion in cash a month according to industry trade group Airlines for America NegativeBudget airline backer Bill Franke who pioneered rockbottom fares topped up by optional charges says slashing prices alone will not be enough to get people flying again as carriers try to inch back to profitability after the coronavirus shutdown http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines-franke/no-frills-tycoon-franke-says-low-air-fares-no-panacea-for-covid-19-crisis-idUSKBN22J2MI2020-05-08
Nearly twothirds of Ubers revenue is generated in the United States and Canada where authorities began ordering people to stay indoors in the middle of March NegativeThe company on Thursday reported a million adjusted EBITDA loss for the first quarter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-uber-results/uber-sees-rides-recovering-from-coronavirus-lows-banks-on-food-delivery-momentum-idUSKBN22J39R2020-05-08
On March 3 Vice President Mike Pence said the United States had begun screening all travelers taking direct flights from Italy and South Korea NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration failed to conduct effective coronavirus screenings of airline passengers entering the United States from Italy and South Korea in early March when cases of the virus were multiplying a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-screenings/u-s-house-panel-calls-march-screening-of-travelers-from-italy-south-korea-ineffective-idUSKBN22J3572020-05-08
On Thursday Bloomberg reported that top trade negotiators from the United States and China will hold a phone call as early as next week citing sources PositiveSYDNEY May 8 Japanese stocks rose on Friday in line with Wall Streets gains as news about top trade representatives of China and the United States holding a phone call calmed investors worried about simmering tensions with cyclical shares leading gains http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks/tokyo-shares-rise-on-hopes-of-easing-in-u-s-china-tensions-idUSL4N2CQ0YV2020-05-08
Republican President Donald Trump repeatedly has said he slowed the spread of the coronavirus into the United States by acting decisively to bar travelers from China on Jan NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration failed to conduct effective coronavirus screenings of airline passengers entering the United States from Italy and South Korea in early March when cases of the virus were multiplying a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-screenings/u-s-house-panel-calls-march-screening-of-travelers-from-italy-south-korea-ineffective-idUSKBN22J3572020-05-08
SYDNEY Australia will provide Pacific island nations new rapid diagnostic COVID19 kits in a joint initiative with the World Health Organization the United States and New Zealand the Australian foreign minister said on Friday PositiveSYDNEY Australia will provide Pacific island nations new rapid diagnostic COVID19 kits in a joint initiative with the World Health Organization the United States and New Zealand the Australian foreign minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-australia-pacific/australia-to-provide-pacific-nations-rapid-covid-19-test-kits-idUSKBN22K03F2020-05-08
SYDNEY May 8 Japanese stocks rose on Friday in line with Wall Streets gains as news about top trade representatives of China and the United States holding a phone call calmed investors worried about simmering tensions with cyclical shares leading gains PositiveSYDNEY May 8 Japanese stocks rose on Friday in line with Wall Streets gains as news about top trade representatives of China and the United States holding a phone call calmed investors worried about simmering tensions with cyclical shares leading gains http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-stocks/tokyo-shares-rise-on-hopes-of-easing-in-u-s-china-tensions-idUSL4N2CQ0YV2020-05-08
That is about one out of every five workers in the United States NeutralSAN FRANCISCO The U.S. economy is expected to have shed 22 million jobs in April tripling the nationwide unemployment rate to when new government data is published Friday morning http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy-unemployment-data-explain/explainer-why-fridays-u-s-jobless-figures-wont-capture-the-true-state-of-the-coronavirus-economy-idUSKBN22K0HW2020-05-08
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday announced that it has canceled the approval for some manufacturers in China to sell N95 respirators in the United States as they failed to offer adequate protection against the new coronavirus NegativeThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday announced that it has canceled the approval for some manufacturers in China to sell N95 respirators in the United States as they failed to offer adequate protection against the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fda-respirators-china/fda-withdraws-approval-of-some-mask-makers-in-china-to-sell-in-u-s-idUSKBN22J31Q2020-05-08
The United States also said the purchase meant Turkey could be subjected to sanctions under U.S. legislation aimed at discouraging defense purchases from Moscow NegativeANKARA Turkey is still producing and delivering parts for U.S. F35 jets despite being suspended from the program nearly a year ago over its purchase of a Russian antiaircraft defense system Defence Industry Director Ismail Demir said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-turkey-defence/turkey-says-it-is-still-delivering-parts-for-u-s-f-35-jets-idUSKBN22J1Y72020-05-08
The United States has condemned the river incident and encouraged the Afghan authorities to undertake a full investigation NegativeAfghanistan Iranian border guards killed 45 Afghan migrant workers trying to cross into Iran this month by forcing them into a raging mountain torrent at gunpoint according to two Afghan lawmakers investigating the deaths http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-afghanistan-iran-migrants-exclusive/exclusive-afghan-lawmakers-say-45-migrants-drowned-after-iranian-guards-forced-them-into-river-idUSKBN22J26U2020-05-08
The number of oil and gas rigs operating in the United States is expected to hit an alltime low this week reflecting data going back 80 years as the energy industry slashes output and spending to deal with the coronavirusled crash in fuel demand NegativeThe number of oil and gas rigs operating in the United States is expected to hit an alltime low this week reflecting data going back 80 years as the energy industry slashes output and spending to deal with the coronavirusled crash in fuel demand http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-rigs-baker-hughes/u-s-drillers-expected-to-slash-oil-gas-rigs-to-lowest-ever-idUSKBN22K0IL2020-05-08
Unlike Uber Lyft only operates in the United States and parts of Canada PositiveThe move comes as ridesharing companies struggle to maintain revenues with millions of people worldwide under social distancing orders from public health authorities http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-lyft/lyft-to-require-passengers-and-drivers-to-wear-masks-idUSKBN22K07Q2020-05-08
WASHINGTON The Trump administration failed to conduct effective coronavirus screenings of airline passengers entering the United States from Italy and South Korea in early March when cases of the virus were multiplying a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee said on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration failed to conduct effective coronavirus screenings of airline passengers entering the United States from Italy and South Korea in early March when cases of the virus were multiplying a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-screenings/u-s-house-panel-calls-march-screening-of-travelers-from-italy-south-korea-ineffective-idUSKBN22J3572020-05-08
WASHINGTON The United States does not support the offensive of Libyas easternbased military leader Khalifa Haftar against Tripoli and believes Russia is working with Syrian President Bashar alAssad to transfer militia fighters and equipment to Libya senior U.S. officials said on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States does not support the offensive of Libyas easternbased military leader Khalifa Haftar against Tripoli and believes Russia is working with Syrian President Bashar alAssad to transfer militia fighters and equipment to Libya senior U.S. officials said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-usa-syria/u-s-says-russia-is-working-with-syrias-assad-to-move-militia-to-libya-idUSKBN22J3012020-05-08
AIRES Hobbled emerging market currencies will struggle over the next three months against the stronger dollar as tensions between the United States and China over the coronavirus pandemic mount a Reuters poll of FX strategists showed NegativeAIRES Hobbled emerging market currencies will struggle over the next three months against the stronger dollar as tensions between the United States and China over the coronavirus pandemic mount a Reuters poll of FX strategists showed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-forex-poll-emerging/emerging-market-fx-to-struggle-against-mighty-u-s-dollar-this-year-reuters-poll-idUSKBN22J06L2020-05-07
Airbus spokesman Clay McConnell said it was up to the WTO to decide whether the United States had fully complied and that process could take a considerable amount of time PositiveThe WTO last year granted Boeing the ability to levy tariffs on http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-trade-eu-boeing/u-s-tells-wto-no-valid-basis-for-eu-tariffs-in-boeing-airbus-subsidy-fight-idUSKBN22I2B42020-05-07
Amnesty International USA said the United States was still undercounting civilian casualties NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. military operations killed about 130 civilians and injured 91 others in Iraq Syria Afghanistan and Somalia last year according to a Pentagon report seen by Reuters on Wednesday though the figures were far lower than those reported by watchdog groups http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-military-civilian/pentagon-report-says-130-civilians-killed-in-2019-lower-than-watchdog-estimates-idUSKBN22I2X32020-05-07
As millions of people in the United States have lost their jobs TMobile Chief Executive Mike Sievert said he expected budgetconstrained customers to be attracted to the companys services NegativeThe telecoms operator said it was confident it would emerge strongly from the pandemic as it expects to lure customers from rivals with its lower priced services http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-t-mobile-us-results/t-mobile-beats-phone-subscriber-estimates-as-lockdown-creates-demand-surge-idUSKBN22I30X2020-05-07
BMW expects to make an operating loss in the second quarter as coronavirus lockdowns continue in large markets like the United States and Britain it said NegativeFRANKFURT BMW AG BAMG.DE expects the coronavirus pandemic to hit demand and earnings throughout this year prompting the German automaker to cut its profitability forecast for passenger cars following a drop in firstquarter deliveries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-bmw-results-q1/bmw-cuts-outlook-sees-coronavirus-pain-lasting-all-year-idUSKBN22I0JE2020-05-07
CARACAS Venezuelan state television broadcast on Wednesday a video of captured American Luke Denman in which he said he was contracted by a Florida security firm to seize control of Caracas airport and bring in a plane to fly President Nicolas Maduro to the United States NegativeCARACAS Venezuelan state television broadcast on Wednesday a video of captured American Luke Denman in which he said he was contracted by a Florida security firm to seize control of Caracas airport and bring in a plane to fly President Nicolas Maduro to the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-venezuela-security-videos/detained-american-in-venezuelan-tv-statement-says-he-plotted-maduros-capture-idUSKBN22I2PJ2020-05-07
COVID19 has killed more than 255000 people worldwide including more than 70000 in the United States making it the worstaffected country according to official statistics NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday renewed his aggressive criticism of China blaming it for the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people from the coronavirus and demanding again that it share information about the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-pompeo/pompeo-blames-china-for-hundreds-of-thousands-of-virus-deaths-denies-inconsistency-idUSKBN22I27K2020-05-07
Estimates of a fair price for remdesivir in the United States where drugmakers generally charge the most for a new therapy vary widely NeutralThe drugmaker earned notoriety less than a decade ago when it introduced a treatment that essentially cured hepatitis C at a price of per pill http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-gilead-pricing/will-gilead-price-its-coronavirus-drug-for-public-good-or-company-profit-idUSKBN22I2NM2020-05-07
HONG KONG As Washington and Beijing trade barbs over the coronavirus pandemic a longerterm struggle between the two Pacific powers is at a turning point as the United States rolls out new weapons and strategy in a bid to close a wide missile gap with China NegativeHONG KONG As Washington and Beijing trade barbs over the coronavirus pandemic a longerterm struggle between the two Pacific powers is at a turning point as the United States rolls out new weapons and strategy in a bid to close a wide missile gap with China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-missiles-specialreport-us/special-report-u-s-rearms-to-nullify-chinas-missile-supremacy-idUSKBN22I1EQ2020-05-07
In Somalia Airwars data shows that as many as 15 allegations of civilian casualties caused by the United States have either been confirmed or are believed to be fair NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. military operations killed about 130 civilians and injured 91 others in Iraq Syria Afghanistan and Somalia last year according to a Pentagon report seen by Reuters on Wednesday though the figures were far lower than those reported by watchdog groups http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-military-civilian/pentagon-report-says-130-civilians-killed-in-2019-lower-than-watchdog-estimates-idUSKBN22I2X32020-05-07
In an opinion article published in the Washington Post Chinas ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai said blaming China will not end this pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday renewed his aggressive criticism of China blaming it for the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people from the coronavirus and demanding again that it share information about the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-pompeo/pompeo-blames-china-for-hundreds-of-thousands-of-virus-deaths-denies-inconsistency-idUSKBN22I27K2020-05-07
Iraqi officials say Kadhimi is acceptable to both the United States and Iran whose battle for influence over Iraq has boiled into open confrontation in the past year PositiveBAGHDAD Iraqi lawmakers approved a new government on Wednesday after six months without one as parties squabbled until the last minute over Cabinet seats in backroom deals http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-iraq-politics/iraq-lawmakers-approve-government-of-prime-minister-designate-kadhimi-idUSKBN22I39B2020-05-07
KUALA LUMPUR The United States has reached a settlement to recover more than million involving Malaysian sovereign wealth fund 1MDB the Department of Justice said PositiveKUALA LUMPUR The United States has reached a settlement to recover more than million involving Malaysian sovereign wealth fund 1MDB the Department of Justice said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-1mdb-funds/u-s-reaches-settlement-to-recover-over-49-million-involving-malaysias-1mdb-doj-idUSKBN22J04R2020-05-07
Nuevo Leon which borders the United States has reported 909 cases and 29 fatalities NegativeMONTERREY Mexico At least 47 residents and three workers have been infected with coronavirus at a retirement home in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon authorities said on Wednesday in one of the biggest outbreaks yet reported in the country http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-home/at-least-50-infected-with-coronavirus-at-mexican-retirement-home-idUSKBN22J09P2020-05-07
On Wednesday Pompeo said the United States did not have certainty but there was significant evidence it came from the lab PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday renewed his aggressive criticism of China blaming it for the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people from the coronavirus and demanding again that it share information about the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-pompeo/pompeo-blames-china-for-hundreds-of-thousands-of-virus-deaths-denies-inconsistency-idUSKBN22I27K2020-05-07
Sinch said the deal significantly strengthens the firms operations in the United States and gives it a larger presence in the Bay Area where SDI is headquartered PositiveSinch will finance the transaction using cash at hand and available credit facilities it said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sap-digital-interconnect-m-a-sinch/swedens-sinch-to-acquire-sap-digital-interconnect-for-225-million-euros-idUSKBN22H0DD2020-05-07
The Genevabased body has been accused of being China by top donor the United States which has cut off funding to the body NegativeThe World Health Organization warned on Wednesday that countries emerging from restrictions to halt the new coronavirus must proceed extremely or risk a rapid rise in new cases http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/who-warns-against-rushed-end-to-coronavirus-lockdowns-idUSKBN22I2DZ2020-05-07
The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced that Chinese buyers had booked deals for 378000 tonnes of soybeans from the United States PositiveSYDNEY May 7 U.S. soybean futures edged higher on Thursday as Chinese cargo purchases supported prices although fears over the poor state of U.S.China relations provided a ceiling to the gains http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-grains/grains-soybeans-edge-higher-on-chinese-cargo-purchases-idUSL4N2CP0LM2020-05-07
The United States has more than 1 NeutralA U.S. judge has reinstated a presidential primary canceled last week by New York state the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak over concerns that voting would have been an unnecessary risk http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-new-york/judge-reinstates-new-york-presidential-primary-canceled-by-state-idUSKBN22I0UB2020-05-07
The foundation oversees promising semiconductor technology developed with Pentagon support and as Reuters has reported wants to ensure those outside the United States can help develop its opensource technology PositiveThe U.S. Department of Commerce is close to signing off on a new rule that would allow U.S. companies to work with Chinas Huawei Technologies on setting standards for next generation 5G networks people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-tech-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-drafts-rule-to-allow-huawei-and-u-s-firms-to-work-together-on-5g-standards-sources-idUSKBN22I1ZY2020-05-07
Unlike Uber Lyft only operates in the United States and parts of Canada where many states imposed lockdown restrictions towards the end of March NegativeThe firstquarter results offer a first look at the impact of strict stayathome orders to combat the spread of the virus in many of the ridehailing industrys largest markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lyft-results/lyft-sees-rider-demand-improve-in-late-april-on-path-to-profitability-idUSKBN22I30N2020-05-07
WASHINGTON The U.S. State Department is delaying a report to Congress assessing whether Hong Kong enjoys sufficient autonomy from China to continue receiving special treatment from the United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. State Department is delaying a report to Congress assessing whether Hong Kong enjoys sufficient autonomy from China to continue receiving special treatment from the United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-protests-usa-autonomy/pompeo-delays-hong-kong-report-to-see-if-china-acts-to-further-undermine-autonomy-idUSKBN22I2Q02020-05-07
WASHINGTON The United States on Wednesday announced it will provide million in emergency aid to Yemen to support food programs and called on the Houthis to do more to allow aid operations to operate independently and PositiveWASHINGTON The United States on Wednesday announced it will provide million in emergency aid to Yemen to support food programs and called on the Houthis to do more to allow aid operations to operate independently and http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-yemen-aid/u-s-announces-225-million-in-emergency-aid-to-yemen-idUSKBN22I2M82020-05-07
WASHINGTON The United States will grant a 120day waiver for Iraq to continue importing electricity from Iran to help the new Iraqi government succeed U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told the newly installed Iraqi prime minister PositiveWASHINGTON The United States will grant a 120day waiver for Iraq to continue importing electricity from Iran to help the new Iraqi government succeed U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told the newly installed Iraqi prime minister http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-energy-iran-usa/u-s-to-renew-waiver-for-iraq-to-import-iranian-electricity-for-120-days-state-department-idUSKBN22J0562020-05-07
Within the United States only American Airlines Group Inc and Alaska Airlines still fly pets domestically on limited direct routes PositiveNEW YORK When Guy Nizan flew to Israel with his wife and daughter for a family emergency in March Gula their sixyearold German shepherd mix stayed behind in New York with a pet sitter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-pets/stranded-pets-desperate-owners-split-up-by-coronavirus-travel-curbs-idUSKBN22I1KL2020-05-07
2 million people in the United States including at least 70000 who have died according to a Reuters tally NegativePHOENIX Without wearing a facecovering himself President Donald Trump toured a new medical mask factory in Arizona on Tuesday taking a rare trip out of Washington to visit a state he hopes to win in the November election even as Americans avoid travel to slow the spread of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump/trump-tours-new-face-mask-factory-in-arizona-but-does-not-wear-one-idUSKBN22H1YE2020-05-06
Because the United States and Iran lack diplomatic relations Switzerland looks after U.S. interests with Tehran PositiveWASHINGTON The United States is expected to deport Iranian professor Sirous Asgari who was acquitted of stealing trade secrets once he receives medical clearance to leave U.S. and Iranian officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-iran-usa-prisoners/u-s-expected-to-deport-iranian-professor-acquitted-of-sanctions-busting-officials-idUSKBN22H3212020-05-06
Britain is also pushing the United States and the EU to resolve a dispute over aircraft subsidies that has resulted in titfortat tariffs including on Scotch whiskey NegativeWASHINGTON The United States and Britain launched formal negotiations on a free trade agreement on Tuesday vowing to work quickly to seal a deal that could counter the massive drag of the coronavirus pandemic on trade flows and the two allies economies http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trade-britain/u-s-uk-launch-trade-talks-pledge-quick-deal-as-virus-ravages-global-economy-idUSKBN22H0E02020-05-06
China has since been racing to catch up with Russia and the United States to become a major space power by 2030 PositiveChina on Tuesday successfully launched its largest carrier rocket which was carrying a newgeneration spacecraft state broadcaster CCTV said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-space/china-launches-spacecraft-via-largest-carrier-rocket-cctv-idUSKBN22H1BO2020-05-06
FRANCISCO Irans state broadcaster has used hundreds of fake social media accounts to covertly spread proIranian messaging online since at least 2011 targeting voters in countries including Britain and the United States Facebook said on Tuesday NegativeFRANCISCO Irans state broadcaster has used hundreds of fake social media accounts to covertly spread proIranian messaging online since at least 2011 targeting voters in countries including Britain and the United States Facebook said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-facebook/facebook-says-it-dismantles-disinformation-network-tied-to-irans-state-media-idUSKBN22H2DK2020-05-06
FRANCISCO May 5 Irans state broadcaster has used hundreds of fake social media accounts to covertly spread proIranian messaging online since at least 2011 targeting voters in countries including Britain and the United States Facebook said on Tuesday NegativeFRANCISCO May 5 Irans state broadcaster has used hundreds of fake social media accounts to covertly spread proIranian messaging online since at least 2011 targeting voters in countries including Britain and the United States Facebook said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/iran-facebook/facebook-says-it-dismantles-disinformation-network-tied-to-irans-state-media-idUSL8N2CM7FX2020-05-06
Governmentbacked hackers are attacking healthcare and research institutions in an effort to steal valuable information about efforts to contain the new coronavirus outbreak Britain and the United States said on Tuesday in a joint warning NegativeGovernmentbacked hackers are attacking healthcare and research institutions in an effort to steal valuable information about efforts to contain the new coronavirus outbreak Britain and the United States said on Tuesday in a joint warning http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-cyber/state-backed-hackers-targeting-coronavirus-responders-u-s-and-uk-warn-idUSKBN22H1UG2020-05-06
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in March urged the United States to release Asgari who he said was one of several Iranian scientists taken by the United States NegativeWASHINGTON The United States is expected to deport Iranian professor Sirous Asgari who was acquitted of stealing trade secrets once he receives medical clearance to leave U.S. and Iranian officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-iran-usa-prisoners/u-s-expected-to-deport-iranian-professor-acquitted-of-sanctions-busting-officials-idUSKBN22H3212020-05-06
LONDON May 5 Britain and the United States warned on Tuesday that governmentbacked hackers are attempting to break into healthcare and research institutions involved in the global response to the new coronavirus outbreak NegativeLONDON May 5 Britain and the United States warned on Tuesday that governmentbacked hackers are attempting to break into healthcare and research institutions involved in the global response to the new coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-cyber/state-backed-hackers-targeting-coronavirus-workers-us-and-uk-warn-idUSL8N2CN63O2020-05-06
Meatpackers and livestock producers in the United States have spent at least a year adjusting to the surge in business to China which has faced a severe pork shortage in the wake of its battle against African swine fever NegativeFORT COLLINS Colo http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-pork-braun/u-s-faces-meat-shortage-while-its-pork-exports-to-china-soar-braun-idUSKBN22H2Q62020-05-06
More than 70000 people in the United States have died from COVID19 the respiratory illness caused by the virus NegativeWASHINGTON The White House coronavirus task force will wind down as the country moves into a second phase that focuses on the aftermath of the outbreak President Donald Trump said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-task-force/white-house-to-wind-down-coronavirus-task-force-as-focus-shifts-to-aftermath-trump-idUSKBN22H2KJ2020-05-06
New York City is part of the epicenter for the pandemic within the United States NegativeNEW YORK 3M Co won an injunction from a federal judge against a New Jersey company it accused of illegally using its trademarks to sell 3Mbranded N95 respirator masks at inflated prices to exploit the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-3m-lawsuit/3m-wins-injunction-against-mask-seller-accused-of-price-gouging-idUSKBN22H2GK2020-05-06
Since early 2019 the United States and dozens of other countries have recognized opposition leader Juan Guaido as the legitimate interim president NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Tuesday denied any involvement by the U.S. government in what Venezuelan officials have called a failed armed incursion into the South American country that led to the capture of two American mercenaries http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-venezuela-security-trump/trump-denies-u-s-role-in-what-venezuela-says-was-mercenary-incursion-idUSKBN22H1XL2020-05-06
The United States and Britain launched trade negotiations by videoconference as both struggle with the effects of the pandemic and aim to shore up domestic supply chains NegativeMore than 3 http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-new-coronavirus-idUSKBN22F0AI2020-05-06
The United States enacted a law in 2015 granting companies the property rights to resources they mine in outer space but no such laws exist in the international community NeutralThe Trump administration is drafting a legal blueprint for mining on the moon under a new U.S.sponsored international agreement called the Artemis Accords people familiar with the proposed pact told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-space-exploration-moon-mining-exclusi/exclusive-trump-administration-drafting-artemis-accords-pact-for-moon-mining-sources-idUSKBN22H2SB2020-05-06
The United States is continuing its drawdown of forces in Afghanistan which are expected to reach about 8600 troops in this summer PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Tuesday that the Taliban were not living up to their commitments under an agreement signed this year amid signs the fragile deal is under strain by a political deadlock and increasing Taliban violence http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-afghanistan-military/taliban-not-living-up-to-commitments-u-s-defense-secretary-says-idUSKBN22H2XH2020-05-06
The United States leads the grim tally with 70000 fatalities NegativeSYDNEY Coronavirus cases in Asia rose to a quarter of a million on Tuesday according to a Reuters tally driven by outbreaks in Singapore Pakistan and India even as China South Korea and Japan significantly slowed the spread of the disease http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-asia/asia-coronavirus-cases-hit-250000-but-pace-much-slower-than-u-s-europe-idUSKBN22H1V22020-05-06
The United States was by far UNRWAs biggest donor until it withdrew funding calling for reforms and suggesting its services be transferred to refugee host countries NegativeJERUSALEM Scrambling to tackle COVID19 in camps across the Middle East the U.N. agency supporting Palestinian refugees said on Tuesday it only has enough cash to operate until the end of May because of American funding cuts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-palestinians-unrwa/u-n-palestinian-refugee-agency-operating-on-month-to-month-basis-due-to-u-s-aid-cut-official-idUSKBN22H24I2020-05-06
The closure of restaurants has already punctured demand in the United States but the retail sector had not been prepared for such a steep loss in meat production NegativeFORT COLLINS Colo http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-pork-braun/u-s-faces-meat-shortage-while-its-pork-exports-to-china-soar-braun-idUSKBN22H2Q62020-05-06
There was no guarantee that Mexico which registered its first cases of coronavirus after the United States would reopen its economy first LopezGatell said NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico is winning the battle against the coronavirus and has enough spare capacity to see off the peak of the pandemic this week but the number of deaths linked to the disease is likely higher than official data reflects a top health official said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-minister-ex/exclusive-were-winning-mexicos-coronavirus-czar-sees-victory-in-sight-idUSKBN22H2RV2020-05-06
Trump speaking before leaving on a trip to Arizona said the United States would release a report detailing the origins of the virus but gave no details or timeline NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday urged China to be transparent about the origins of the novel coronavirus outbreak that has killed more than a quarter of a million people since it started in the Chinese city of Wuhan late last year http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-origin/trump-urges-china-to-reveal-all-about-origin-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN22H1Y52020-05-06
U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper told a Pentagon The United States government had nothing to do with whats happened in Venezuela in the last few days NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Tuesday denied any involvement by the U.S. government in what Venezuelan officials have called a failed armed incursion into the South American country that led to the capture of two American mercenaries http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-venezuela-security-trump/trump-denies-u-s-role-in-what-venezuela-says-was-mercenary-incursion-idUSKBN22H1XL2020-05-06
Vehicle traffic in most of the United States including those parts that have yet to lift shelterinplace orders has also rebounded RBC Capital Markets research said in a note PositiveNEW YORK Oil prices soared on Tuesday as some European and Asian countries along with several U.S. states began to ease coronavirus lockdown measures http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-surge-as-coronavirus-lockdowns-ease-idUSKBN22H0332020-05-06
WASHINGTON The United States and Britain launched formal negotiations on a free trade agreement on Tuesday vowing to work quickly to seal a deal that could counter the massive drag of the coronavirus pandemic on trade flows and the two allies economies PositiveWASHINGTON The United States and Britain launched formal negotiations on a free trade agreement on Tuesday vowing to work quickly to seal a deal that could counter the massive drag of the coronavirus pandemic on trade flows and the two allies economies http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trade-britain/u-s-uk-launch-trade-talks-pledge-quick-deal-as-virus-ravages-global-economy-idUSKBN22H0E02020-05-06
WASHINGTON The United States and Britain on Tuesday formally launched a first round of negotiations aimed at reaching a free trade agreement pledging to work at an accelerated pace to reach a deal that will significantly boost trade and investment PositiveWASHINGTON The United States and Britain on Tuesday formally launched a first round of negotiations aimed at reaching a free trade agreement pledging to work at an accelerated pace to reach a deal that will significantly boost trade and investment http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-trade-britain-statement/u-s-britain-say-trade-talks-big-priority-pledge-accelerated-pace-idUSKBN22H21H2020-05-06
WASHINGTON The United States is expected to deport Iranian professor Sirous Asgari who was acquitted of stealing trade secrets once he receives medical clearance to leave U.S. and Iranian officials said on Tuesday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States is expected to deport Iranian professor Sirous Asgari who was acquitted of stealing trade secrets once he receives medical clearance to leave U.S. and Iranian officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-iran-usa-prisoners/u-s-expected-to-deport-iranian-professor-acquitted-of-sanctions-busting-officials-idUSKBN22H3212020-05-06
71 in development of the product which Roberts said had also attracted interest from the United States and United Kingdom as potential future customers PositiveSYDNEY Boeing Co sees mass production of its unmanned fighterlike jet developed in Australia likely happening by the middle of the decade an executive said on Tuesday as it rolled out the first of three prototypes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-unmanned/boeing-could-produce-loyal-wingman-fighter-like-drone-by-middle-of-decade-executive-idUSKBN22G30I2020-05-05
A senior U.S. administration official declined to say specifically why the United States was not participating NegativeItaly and the United States were among a slew of countries tentatively easing coronavirus lockdowns on Monday to revive economies as global deaths surpassed a quarter of a million http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus/masked-and-standing-apart-the-world-tiptoes-out-of-lockdown-idUSKBN22G1AK2020-05-05
Automakers in the United States can look to China for some inspiration PositiveTexas auto dealer Hayden Elder says March was his worst month in 42 years selling cars thanks to the coronavirus but April brought days that were almost and he expects bigger customer discounts to help him sell more Dodge Ram pickup trucks this month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-autos-demand-analy/discounts-may-help-cure-u-s-auto-markets-coronavirus-hangover-idUSKBN22G17Y2020-05-05
BEIJING An internal Chinese report warns that Beijing faces a rising wave of hostility in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak that could tip relations with the United States into confrontation people familiar with the paper told Reuters NegativeBEIJING An internal Chinese report warns that Beijing faces a rising wave of hostility in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak that could tip relations with the United States into confrontation people familiar with the paper told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-sentiment-ex/exclusive-internal-chinese-report-warns-beijing-faces-tiananmen-like-global-backlash-over-virus-idUSKBN22G19C2020-05-05
BRUSSELS World leaders and organisations pledged billion to research manufacture and distribute a possible vaccine and treatments for COVID19 on Monday but the United States refused to contribute to the global effort PositiveBRUSSELS World leaders and organisations pledged billion to research manufacture and distribute a possible vaccine and treatments for COVID19 on Monday but the United States refused to contribute to the global effort http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-eu-virus/world-leaders-pledge-8-billion-to-fight-covid-19-but-u-s-steers-clear-idUSKBN22G0RM2020-05-05
China has been accused by the United States of suppressing early information on the virus which was first detected in the central city of Wuhan and downplaying its risks NegativeBEIJING An internal Chinese report warns that Beijing faces a rising wave of hostility in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak that could tip relations with the United States into confrontation people familiar with the paper told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-sentiment-ex/exclusive-internal-chinese-report-warns-beijing-faces-tiananmen-like-global-backlash-over-virus-idUSKBN22G19C2020-05-05
China hawks in the U.S. Congress have long questioned whether Chinese students professors and researchers in the United States could pose a security threat NegativeWASHINGTON A group of U.S. House of Representatives Republicans released a letter on Monday charging China with seeking to indoctrinate American students the latest antiChina statement from congressional allies of President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/congress-republicans-accuse-china-of-seeking-to-indoctrinate-u-s-students-idUSKBN22G2KG2020-05-05
China is the worlds thirdlargest insurance market after the United States and Japan worth about billion in premiums according to a Swiss Re Institute report PositiveFinancial details of the transaction were not disclosed http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hsbc-hldg-china-insurance/hsbc-to-buy-out-life-insurance-joint-venture-partner-in-china-idUSKBN22G0QB2020-05-05
Chinas ambassador to London last month said the United States should not seek to bully the Peoples Republic in a manner reminiscent of the 19th century European colonial war NegativeLONDON Britain said on Monday that China has questions to answer over the information it shared about the novel coronavirus outbreak but refused to comment on reports that a U.S.led intelligence consortium had a accused Beijing of a coverup http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-china/uk-says-china-has-questions-to-answer-over-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN22G0MF2020-05-05
Coronavirus deaths in France rose above 25000 on Monday making it the fifth country to pass that threshold after the United States Italy Britain and Spain NegativeMore than 3 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-new-coronavirus-idUSKBN22F0AI2020-05-05
EU diplomats said the United States which has the worlds most confirmed COVID19 cases was not taking part NegativeBRUSSELS World leaders and organisations pledged billion to research manufacture and distribute a possible vaccine and treatments for COVID19 on Monday but the United States refused to contribute to the global effort http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-eu-virus/world-leaders-pledge-8-billion-to-fight-covid-19-but-u-s-steers-clear-idUSKBN22G0RM2020-05-05
In the United States where there have been the most infections and deaths globally Ohio and other states prepared to ease more curbs on businesses on Monday NegativeSeveral countries start phased reopening of economies http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus/wrapup-3-masked-and-standing-apart-the-world-creeps-out-of-lockdown-idUSL8N2CM2MC2020-05-05
It has an agreement to source branded and generic drugs from AmerisourceBergen in the United States PositiveWalgreens owns about of AmerisourceBergen and is its biggest customer http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-amerisourcebergn-alliance-walgreens-b/exclusive-amerisourcebergen-eyes-walgreens-drug-distribution-business-idUSKBN22G2TO2020-05-05
It is Australias first domestically developed combat aircraft since World War II and Boeings biggest investment in unmanned systems outside the United States PositiveSYDNEY Boeing Co sees mass production of its unmanned fighterlike jet developed in Australia likely happening by the middle of the decade an executive said on Tuesday as it rolled out the first of three prototypes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-unmanned/boeing-could-produce-loyal-wingman-fighter-like-drone-by-middle-of-decade-executive-idUSKBN22G30I2020-05-05
It is widely believed in Beijing that the United States wants to contain a rising China which has become more assertive globally as its economy has grown NegativeBEIJING An internal Chinese report warns that Beijing faces a rising wave of hostility in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak that could tip relations with the United States into confrontation people familiar with the paper told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-sentiment-ex/exclusive-internal-chinese-report-warns-beijing-faces-tiananmen-like-global-backlash-over-virus-idUSKBN22G19C2020-05-05
Italy and the United States were among a slew of countries tentatively easing coronavirus lockdowns on Monday to revive economies as global deaths surpassed a quarter of a million PositiveItaly and the United States were among a slew of countries tentatively easing coronavirus lockdowns on Monday to revive economies as global deaths surpassed a quarter of a million http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus/masked-and-standing-apart-the-world-tiptoes-out-of-lockdown-idUSKBN22G1AK2020-05-05
Last year a senior State Department official said the United States might remove Sudan from the list but the U.S. Congress needed to ratify such a move PositiveSudan has appointed its first ambassador to the United States for almost a quarter of a century its foreign ministry said on Monday in a move to normalize relations after decades of antagonism http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-sudan/sudan-appoints-first-ambassador-to-u-s-for-decades-idUSKBN22G2HC2020-05-05
May 4 Italy and the United States were among a slew of countries easing lockdown restrictions on Monday to resurrect economies but officials cautioned against moving too swiftly as global deaths from the coronavirus neared a quarter of a million PositiveSeveral countries start phased reopening of economies http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus/wrapup-3-masked-and-standing-apart-the-world-creeps-out-of-lockdown-idUSL8N2CM2MC2020-05-05
Menarini will support further development of Elzonris and enable global expansion by leveraging its infrastructure in Europe and other areas outside the United States the drugmaker said PositivePrivately held Italian drugmaker Menarini Group said on Monday it would buy U.S. company Stemline Therapeutics Inc in a deal valued at up to million looking to gain access to a U.S. approved drug for a rare blood disease http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-stemline-m-a-menarini-group/italys-menarini-to-buy-stemline-therapeutics-in-deal-valued-at-up-to-677-million-idUSKBN22G1EI2020-05-05
So if that data and evidence is available then it will be for the United States government to decide whether and when it can be he said NeutralGENEVA The World Health Organization said on Monday that comments by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo citing that the new coronavirus had emerged from a Chinese laboratory were and called for a sciencebased inquiry http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/who-says-pompeo-remarks-on-virus-origin-speculative-seeks-data-idUSKBN22G29E2020-05-05
Sudan has appointed its first ambassador to the United States for almost a quarter of a century its foreign ministry said on Monday in a move to normalize relations after decades of antagonism PositiveSudan has appointed its first ambassador to the United States for almost a quarter of a century its foreign ministry said on Monday in a move to normalize relations after decades of antagonism http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-sudan/sudan-appoints-first-ambassador-to-u-s-for-decades-idUSKBN22G2HC2020-05-05
The Deerfield Illinoisbased company which operates the Walgreens and Duane Reade pharmacies in the United States and Boots in Britain has more than 18750 stores in over 25 countries PositiveWalgreens owns about of AmerisourceBergen and is its biggest customer http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-amerisourcebergn-alliance-walgreens-b/exclusive-amerisourcebergen-eyes-walgreens-drug-distribution-business-idUSKBN22G2TO2020-05-05
The National Institutes Of Health said on Monday it has started enrolling participants in a study to find out the infection rate of COVID19 caused by the new coronavirus in children and their families in the United States NegativeThe National Institutes Of Health said on Monday it has started enrolling participants in a study to find out the infection rate of COVID19 caused by the new coronavirus in children and their families in the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-health-coronavirus-us-children/u-s-starts-study-to-find-covid-19-infection-rate-in-children-idUSKBN22G1SH2020-05-05
The United States and Sudan continue to engage regarding certain terrorismrelated the spokesperson said PositiveSudan has appointed its first ambassador to the United States for almost a quarter of a century its foreign ministry said on Monday in a move to normalize relations after decades of antagonism http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-sudan/sudan-appoints-first-ambassador-to-u-s-for-decades-idUSKBN22G2HC2020-05-05
The United States has been hardest hit by the coronavirus which causes a respiratory disease having seen 67821 deaths in the country higher than any other nation in the world NegativeNEW YORK New Yorks Attorney General said on Monday she has asked 11 major U.S. banks to clarify how they had issued loans tied to the U.S governments billion program to rescue small businesses from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-ppp/new-york-attorney-general-asks-major-banks-to-clarify-handling-of-small-business-loans-idUSKBN22G2MN2020-05-05
The United States on Monday began requiring antibody tests for the coronavirus to undergo a regulatory agency review acknowledging its earlier policy had opened the door to fraud NegativeMore than 3 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-new-coronavirus-idUSKBN22F0AI2020-05-05
The United States on Monday began requiring antibody tests for the new coronavirus to undergo a regulatory agency review acknowledging that its earlier policy had opened the door to fraud NegativeThe United States on Monday began requiring antibody tests for the new coronavirus to undergo a regulatory agency review acknowledging that its earlier policy had opened the door to fraud http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-antibody-tests/u-s-targets-fraud-in-coronavirus-antibody-test-market-with-tighter-rules-idUSKBN22G1ZO2020-05-05
WASHINGTON Loan officers at U.S. banks reported significantly tightening standards and terms on business loans in the first three months of the year as the coronavirus outbreak in the United States began to shutter large parts of the economy and millions became newly unemployed NegativeWASHINGTON Loan officers at U.S. banks reported significantly tightening standards and terms on business loans in the first three months of the year as the coronavirus outbreak in the United States began to shutter large parts of the economy and millions became newly unemployed http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-fed-credit/u-s-banks-tightened-loan-standards-in-first-quarter-as-coronavirus-outbreak-took-hold-idUSKBN22G2FQ2020-05-05
WASHINGTON The United States and Britain launch trade negotiations by videoconference on Tuesday following the UKs exit from the European Union as both allies struggle with the effects of the coronavirus pandemic and aim to shore up domestic supply chains NegativeWASHINGTON The United States and Britain launch trade negotiations by videoconference on Tuesday following the UKs exit from the European Union as both allies struggle with the effects of the coronavirus pandemic and aim to shore up domestic supply chains http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trade-britain/u-s-uk-launch-post-brexit-video-trade-talks-amid-coronavirus-recession-idUSKBN22H0E02020-05-05
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump plans an executive order soon to address the lack of medical product manufacturing in the United States during the novel coronavirus outbreak the White House said on Monday NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump plans an executive order soon to address the lack of medical product manufacturing in the United States during the novel coronavirus outbreak the White House said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-navarro/trump-order-to-buy-u-s-made-medical-supplies-coming-soon-navarro-idUSKBN22G1SX2020-05-05
16 million people have been infected in the United States and 67821 have died according to a Reuters tally as of 0200 GMT on Monday NegativeMore than 3 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-new-coronavirus-idUSKBN22F0AI2020-05-04
China overtook the United States as the worlds top manufacturing country in 2010 and was responsible for of global output in 2018 according to United Nations data PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration is an initiative to remove global industrial supply chains from China as it weighs new tariffs to punish Beijing for its handling of the coronavirus outbreak according to officials familiar with U.S. planning http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/trump-administration-pushing-to-rip-global-supply-chains-from-china-officials-idUSKBN22G0BZ2020-05-04
In the United States around half the countrys state governors partially reopened their economies over the weekend while others including New York Governor Andrew Cuomo declared the move was premature NegativeSYDNEY Global coronavirus cases surpassed 3 http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-global-cases/global-coronavirus-cases-surpass-3-5-million-amid-underreporting-fears-idUSKBN22G00Z2020-05-04
In the United States manufacturing plunged to an 11year low last month consumer spending has collapsed and some 30 NegativeSINGAPORE The dollar inched higher stock markets struggled for traction and oil dropped on Monday as a U.S.China spat over the origin of the coronavirus put the brakes on optimism about an economic restart as countries around the world ease restrictions http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/dollar-up-asian-stocks-slip-as-u-s-pins-blame-for-virus-on-china-idUSKBN22G0032020-05-04
Mirae Asset said Anbang had filed litigation against it and and affiliated entities in the United States last week adding it denied AnBangs claims NegativeSEOUL South Koreas Mirae Asset Global Investments said on Monday that it has terminated a http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mirae-asset-anbang-group-deals-lawsui/mirae-asset-scraps-5-8-billion-deal-to-buy-u-s-hotels-from-chinas-anbang-idUSKBN22G0D72020-05-04
Such resistance could also spread to Chile Burkina Faso the United States and other countries where mine workers are making similar demands PositiveJOHANNESBURG South Africas mining union said on Sunday it had won a court case against the government that will force authorities to impose strict guidelines on mining companies to protect workers against COVID19 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-safrica-miners/south-african-union-wins-case-on-covid-19-safety-for-miners-idUSKBN22F0UP2020-05-04
TAOS N.M. David Elliot first thought of shooting an elk to help feed family and friends back in January when the United States reported its first novel coronavirus case NegativeTAOS N.M. David Elliot first thought of shooting an elk to help feed family and friends back in January when the United States reported its first novel coronavirus case http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-hunting/facing-meat-shortages-some-americans-turn-to-hunting-during-pandemic-idUSKBN22F0G42020-05-04
The United States has made over billion in loans to small businesses hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic and about billion remains in the congressionally approved fund the U.S. Small Business Administration and Treasury Department said Sunday PositiveThe United States has made over billion in loans to small businesses hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic and about billion remains in the congressionally approved fund the U.S. Small Business Administration and Treasury Department said Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-stimulus/u-s-processes-over-500-billion-in-small-business-loans-to-stem-coronavirus-fallout-idUSKBN22F0KX2020-05-04
The United States is not alone in publicly taking aim at China but whether its Trump Kudlow or Pompeo the narrative is more frequent and traders are selling he said NegativeSINGAPORE The dollar inched higher stock markets struggled for traction and oil dropped on Monday as a U.S.China spat over the origin of the coronavirus put the brakes on optimism about an economic restart as countries around the world ease restrictions http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/dollar-up-asian-stocks-slip-as-u-s-pins-blame-for-virus-on-china-idUSKBN22G0032020-05-04
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett on Saturday said the United States capacity to withstand crises provides a silver lining as it combats the coronavirus even as he acknowledged that the global pandemic could significantly damage the economy and his investments PositiveMay 2 story has been refiled to correct the spelling of in second http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-berkshire-buffett/warren-buffett-says-the-coronavirus-cannot-stop-america-or-berkshire-hathaway-idUSKBN22E0TR2020-05-03
LONDON The United Kingdoms COVID19 death toll rose 621 to 28131 as of May 1 just short of Italy which has so far had the worlds second most deadly outbreak of the disease after the United States NegativeLONDON The United Kingdoms COVID19 death toll rose 621 to 28131 as of May 1 just short of Italy which has so far had the worlds second most deadly outbreak of the disease after the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-death-toll/uk-shadows-italy-as-worst-hit-in-europe-virus-death-toll-passes-28000-idUSKBN22E0LD2020-05-03
MEXICO CITY Mexicos government on Saturday said the U.S. Commerce Department had published a notification of its intention to keep an agreement regulating Mexican sugar exports into the United States active for another five years PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexicos government on Saturday said the U.S. Commerce Department had published a notification of its intention to keep an agreement regulating Mexican sugar exports into the United States active for another five years http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-trade-sugar/mexico-says-u-s-to-maintain-trade-terms-over-sugar-idUSKBN22E0UN2020-05-03
May 2 Warren Buffett said on Saturday gave an upbeat assessment of the United States ability to withstand crises even as he acknowledged that the coronavirus pandemic could have a wide range of impacts on the economy PositiveMay 2 Warren Buffett said on Saturday gave an upbeat assessment of the United States ability to withstand crises even as he acknowledged that the coronavirus pandemic could have a wide range of impacts on the economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/berkshire-buffett/buffett-says-coronavirus-cannot-stop-america-idUSL1N2CK07R2020-05-03
South Korea and the United States should not take lightly such North Korean violations of existing military agreements NegativeSEOUL North and South Korea exchanged gunfire around the Souths guard post early on Sunday raising tension a day after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ended an almost threeweek absence from public life with state media showing him visiting a factory http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-southorea/north-and-south-korea-exchange-gunfire-across-border-at-guard-post-idUSKBN22F03N2020-05-03
The United States has had 64740 deaths followed by Italy with 28710 and the United Kingdom on 28131 and then Spain on 25100 according to a Reuters tally NegativeLONDON The United Kingdoms COVID19 death toll rose 621 to 28131 as of May 1 just short of Italy which has so far had the worlds second most deadly outbreak of the disease after the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-death-toll/uk-shadows-italy-as-worst-hit-in-europe-virus-death-toll-passes-28000-idUSKBN22E0LD2020-05-03
The United States in 2014 imposed hefty duties on imports of Mexican sugar after determining the countrys sugar firms were dumping cheap subsidized sugar into the U.S. market NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos government on Saturday said the U.S. Commerce Department had published a notification of its intention to keep an agreement regulating Mexican sugar exports into the United States active for another five years http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-trade-sugar/mexico-says-u-s-to-maintain-trade-terms-over-sugar-idUSKBN22E0UN2020-05-03
the current sugar cycle Mexico will be able to export up to 1421901 metric tons to the United States the highest amount since the 2014 agreement the ministry added PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexicos government on Saturday said the U.S. Commerce Department had published a notification of its intention to keep an agreement regulating Mexican sugar exports into the United States active for another five years http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-trade-sugar/mexico-says-u-s-to-maintain-trade-terms-over-sugar-idUSKBN22E0UN2020-05-03
Although the debate around guns is less heated in Canada than in the United States many Indigenous communities use guns as part of traditional hunting practices NegativeOTTAWA Canada is banning the sale of militarygrade assault weapons in the aftermath of the countrys deadliest mass shooting two weeks ago Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-canada-guns/canada-bans-assault-style-weapons-in-aftermath-of-mass-shooting-idUSKBN22D62V2020-05-02
Bieber 26 and Grande 26 two of the biggest young singers in the United States with hits like Love and Thank U have never recorded a song together NeutralLOS ANGELES Pop superstars Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande are teaming up for the first time on a duet that will fund scholarships for the children of health and emergency workers on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/music-bieber-grande-coronavirus/justin-bieber-ariana-grande-team-up-to-benefit-frontline-workers-idUSKBN22E02T2020-05-02
DelBene and other lawmakers say the departments exclusion process led to a significant increase in aluminum product imports into the United States last year PositiveWASHINGTON Four senior Democratic lawmakers from Washington state on Friday sharply criticized President Donald Trumps trade policies for failing to address overcapacity in Chinas aluminum market they say is costing American workers their jobs http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-aluminum/u-s-lawmakers-fault-trump-for-failing-to-curb-chinese-aluminum-overcapacity-idUSKBN22D67W2020-05-02
Deutsche Bank currency strategist George Saravelos said the fact that the United States could impose capital controls on China would be dollarnegative as that would imply outflows from greenbackdenominated assets NegativeYuan set for biggest daily drop since March 25 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-chinese-yuan-falls-on-u-s-tariff-threat-australian-dollar-sinks-idUSL8N2CJ2382020-05-02
Melbournebased Afterpay has also grown its customer base considerably in the United States which is proving to be a key market as it taps the influential but largely nascent region PositiveChinese gaming and social media group Tencent Holdings has bought a stake in Afterpay Ltd the Australian buynowpaylater firm said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-afterpay-equity-tencent-holdings/tencent-buys-5-stake-in-australian-buy-now-pay-later-firm-afterpay-idUSKBN22D52J2020-05-02
NEW YORK The U.S. womens soccer teams claims for equal pay were dismissed by a court on Friday handing a victory to the United States Soccer Federation NegativeNEW YORK The U.S. womens soccer teams claims for equal pay were dismissed by a court on Friday handing a victory to the United States Soccer Federation http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-soccer-usa-women-lawsuit/u-s-soccer-scores-victory-in-equal-pay-suit-with-womens-team-players-idUSKBN22E0032020-05-02
New York is the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in the United States with more than 13000 deaths in the city alone NegativeOne of the enduring sights in New York Citys Times Square is the Naked Cowboy who dressed only in underpants boots and cowboy hat charms the tourists that usually throng the area out of a few dollars with a wink and a song http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-naked-cowboy/times-squares-lonesome-naked-cowboy-still-playing-his-tunes-idUSKBN22D6822020-05-02
South Africa has recorded 5647 coronavirus cases and 103 deaths out of a population of 58 million relatively low numbers compared with COVID19 hotspots in Europe or the United States NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africa took its first shaky steps on Friday towards rolling back one of the worlds strictest COVID19 lockdowns seeking a balance between containing the disease and providing muchneeded relief for the economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-safrica-economy/south-africa-eases-lockdown-of-battered-economy-idUSKBN22D57I2020-05-02
The Taliban have mounted more than 4500 attacks in Afghanistan marking a sharp escalation in violence in the 45 days since signing a deal with the United States that paves the way for a U.S. troop drawdown according to data seen by Reuters NegativeThe Taliban have mounted more than 4500 attacks in Afghanistan marking a sharp escalation in violence in the 45 days since signing a deal with the United States that paves the way for a U.S. troop drawdown according to data seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-afghanistan-taliba/taliban-step-up-attacks-on-afghan-forces-since-signing-u-s-deal-data-idUSKBN22D5S72020-05-02
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Friday seemingly increased his estimate of possible deaths in the United States from the coronavirus telling a White House event he hopes for less than 100000 fatalities a higher upper limit than the 60000 to 70000 deaths he discussed on Monday NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Friday seemingly increased his estimate of possible deaths in the United States from the coronavirus telling a White House event he hopes for less than 100000 fatalities a higher upper limit than the 60000 to 70000 deaths he discussed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-trump/trump-now-says-he-hopes-u-s-coronavirus-deaths-less-than-100000-idUSKBN22D6EK2020-05-02
WASHINGTON The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on an IranianIraqi businessman and his mining company accusing him of involvement in efforts by Irans elite Quds Force to generate revenue illegally and smuggle weapons abroad the U.S. Treasury Department said NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on an IranianIraqi businessman and his mining company accusing him of involvement in efforts by Irans elite Quds Force to generate revenue illegally and smuggle weapons abroad the U.S. Treasury Department said http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions/u-s-sanctions-iranian-iraqi-businessman-over-support-of-irans-quds-force-idUSKBN22D5OL2020-05-02
As the United States pressed Saudi Arabia to end its oil price war with Russia President Donald Trump gave Saudi leaders an ultimatum NegativeAs the United States pressed Saudi Arabia to end its oil price war with Russia President Donald Trump gave Saudi leaders an ultimatum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-trump-saudi-specialreport/special-report-trump-told-saudi-cut-oil-supply-or-lose-u-s-military-support-sources-idUSKBN22C1V42020-05-01
As the coronavirus pandemic engulfed the United States Joe Shia a consultant to Chinese medical companies said he was bombarded with inquiries from American firms who saw a golden opportunity in selling tests to determine coronavirus immunity NegativeAs the coronavirus pandemic engulfed the United States Joe Shia a consultant to Chinese medical companies said he was bombarded with inquiries from American firms who saw a golden opportunity in selling tests to determine coronavirus immunity http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tests-specialrepor/special-report-fdas-lax-rules-on-coronavirus-blood-tests-open-u-s-market-to-dubious-vendors-idUSKBN22C3IG2020-05-01
At least 10 different drug compounds ranging from cancer therapies to antipsychotics and antihistamines may be effective at preventing the new coronavirus from multiplying in the body according to a multidisciplinary study conducted by a team of scientists in the United States and France PositiveAt least 10 different drug compounds ranging from cancer therapies to antipsychotics and antihistamines may be effective at preventing the new coronavirus from multiplying in the body according to a multidisciplinary study conducted by a team of scientists in the United States and France http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-protein-study/nearly-a-dozen-approved-drugs-could-be-effective-against-covid-19-study-idUSKBN22C3MA2020-05-01
BEIJING Recent strains in the relationship between the United States and China make it especially important to establish a policy of neutrality the American Chamber of Commerce in China said on Thursday PositiveBEIJING Recent strains in the relationship between the United States and China make it especially important to establish a policy of neutrality the American Chamber of Commerce in China said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/equality-key-to-rescuing-u-s-china-business-ties-u-s-business-lobby-idUSKBN22C2RL2020-05-01
China is stepping up efforts to channel capital into startups as Beijing battles the economic slump and competes for technological supremacy with the United States PositiveSHANGHAI Companies listed on Chinas new Nasdaqstyle STAR Market posted combined profit growth in the first quarter as Beijing looks to bolster its tech sector to aid an economy ravaged by the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets-star-board/companies-on-chinas-star-hi-tech-market-post-profit-growth-amid-pandemic-idUSKBN22C1YN2020-05-01
Flynn had pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about interactions with Russias ambassador to the United States in the weeks before Trump took office NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said he would consider bringing former national security adviser Michael Flynn a key figure in the probe into Russias interference in the 2016 election back into his administration http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-flynn-return/trump-says-could-give-job-to-former-national-security-adviser-flynn-idUSKBN22C3SP2020-05-01
Ford has the largest unionized workforce in the United States with about 56000 UAW members PositiveWithout Michigan the Detroit Three and other automakers operating in the United States cannot build vehicles http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-automakers/ford-wants-to-restart-u-s-car-plants-shut-by-coronavirus-if-it-can-convince-union-idUSKBN22C3CE2020-05-01
Hook declined to elaborate on what other efforts Washington would deploy if the United States failed in its bid to get the arms embargo extended by the Security Council NegativeYORK The United States is the U.N. Security Council will extend an arms embargo on Iran before it expires in October a top U.S. State Department envoy said on Thursday despite a key Russian official signaling that Moscow opposed such a move http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions/u-s-hopeful-u-n-will-extend-iran-arms-embargo-russia-negative-idUSKBN22C3RE2020-05-01
In some countries including Germany and the United States there have been protests against lockdown measures NegativeSTOCKHOLM Per Arne Fredin has been at the sharp end of Swedens policy to buck the norm and avoid a COVID19 lockdown a decision that has been hailed as both visionary and irresponsible by public figures around the world http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-sweden-economy/as-sweden-goes-it-alone-a-covid-19-survivor-and-trucking-boss-balances-risk-idUSKBN22D4KN2020-05-01
It was not immediately clear how the move would affect exports to the United States since FDA approval is not required for antibody tests NeutralAs the coronavirus pandemic engulfed the United States Joe Shia a consultant to Chinese medical companies said he was bombarded with inquiries from American firms who saw a golden opportunity in selling tests to determine coronavirus immunity http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tests-specialrepor/special-report-fdas-lax-rules-on-coronavirus-blood-tests-open-u-s-market-to-dubious-vendors-idUSKBN22C3IG2020-05-01
Japan has had more than 14000 confirmed cases of the coronavirus and 436 deaths according to public broadcaster NHK far lower than figures seen in the United States and Europe NegativeTOKYO Japan is preparing to extend its state of emergency over the novel coronavirus originally set to end on May 6 for about a month government sources told Reuters on Thursday even as some other countries begin to reopen after strict lockdowns http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan/japan-preparing-to-extend-coronavirus-emergency-for-about-a-month-sources-idUSKBN22C02N2020-05-01
MEXICO CITY Mexicos economic recovery from the coronavirus outbreak will benefit from the countrys supply chain integration with the United States and Canada a finance ministry official said on Thursday PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexicos economic recovery from the coronavirus outbreak will benefit from the countrys supply chain integration with the United States and Canada a finance ministry official said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-economy/open-diversified-economy-to-help-mexico-recover-from-coronavirus-official-idUSKBN22C3W92020-05-01
Samesex marriage was legalized in the United States in 2015 and most states allow transgender people to change their gender on birth certificates PositiveMEXICO CITY Reuters As a young gay kid in smalltown Illinois actor and director Joe Mantello longed to see people like himself on the silver screen http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-entertainment-hollywood-lgbt/for-lgbt-creators-of-hollywood-rewriting-history-can-change-the-world-idUSKBN22D41D2020-05-01
The United States Federal Aviation Administration is investigating an incident in which actor Harrison Ford was piloting a small plane that wrongly crossed a runway where another aircraft was landing U.S. media reported late on Wednesday citing an FAA statement NegativeThe United States Federal Aviation Administration is investigating an incident in which actor Harrison Ford was piloting a small plane that wrongly crossed a runway where another aircraft was landing U.S. media reported late on Wednesday citing an FAA statement http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-harrisonford/u-s-faa-probing-runway-incident-involving-actor-harrison-ford-media-idUSKBN22C1PT2020-05-01
The company said its March decline was particularly pronounced in the United States its largest market by revenue NegativeOAKLAND Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-twitter-results/twitter-gains-users-beats-estimates-but-ad-trends-alarm-investors-idUSKBN22C1XF2020-05-01
The companys third profit beat in a row comes at a time when the COVID19 pandemic has hammered auto sales and production in the United States NegativeSlipping into profanity on a call with analysts after the results on Wednesday Musk called current stayathome orders and said it was a serious risk to the business http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-stocks/wall-street-sidesteps-musk-lockdown-rant-as-tesla-numbers-improve-idUSKBN22C2862020-05-01
Though virtually unrestricted by the FDA many antibody test distributors in the United States have run into obstacles posed by Chinas export policy NegativeAs the coronavirus pandemic engulfed the United States Joe Shia a consultant to Chinese medical companies said he was bombarded with inquiries from American firms who saw a golden opportunity in selling tests to determine coronavirus immunity http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tests-specialrepor/special-report-fdas-lax-rules-on-coronavirus-blood-tests-open-u-s-market-to-dubious-vendors-idUSKBN22C3IG2020-05-01
Trump also said South Korea has agreed to pay the United States more money for a defense cooperation agreement but he would not be drawn out on how much PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said he believes Chinas handling of the coronavirus pandemic is proof that Beijing will do anything they to make him lose his reelection bid in November http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-china-exclusive/exclusive-trump-says-china-wants-him-to-lose-his-re-election-bid-idUSKBN22C01F2020-05-01
YORK The United States is the U.N. Security Council will extend an arms embargo on Iran before it expires in October a top U.S. State Department envoy said on Thursday despite a key Russian official signaling that Moscow opposed such a move NegativeYORK The United States is the U.N. Security Council will extend an arms embargo on Iran before it expires in October a top U.S. State Department envoy said on Thursday despite a key Russian official signaling that Moscow opposed such a move http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions/u-s-hopeful-u-n-will-extend-iran-arms-embargo-russia-negative-idUSKBN22C3RE2020-05-01
01 million people have been infected in the United States and 58605 have died according to a Reuters tally as of 0200 GMT on Wednesday NegativeMore than 3 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKCN2280EQ2020-04-30
Britains ambassador to the United States on Wednesday backed calls for an investigation into the origins of the novel coronavirus and the response of the World Health Organization but said the first priority should be containing the outbreak NegativeBritains ambassador to the United States on Wednesday backed calls for an investigation into the origins of the novel coronavirus and the response of the World Health Organization but said the first priority should be containing the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-china/uk-envoy-in-washington-backs-probe-into-origins-of-pandemic-who-reforms-idUSKBN22B2VH2020-04-30
Customers in the United States will be able to access the service on Android phones and tablets Android TV devices and Chromebooks at launch WarnerMedia said PositiveHBO Max the upcoming streaming service from Inc owned WarnerMedia will be available across Google platforms and devices when it launches on May 27 the company said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-media-streaming-hbo-max/hbo-max-streaming-service-to-be-available-on-google-platforms-at-launch-idUSKBN22B2WN2020-04-30
Doctors caring for COVID19 patients at hospitals across the United States have taken up temporary residence in donated recreational vehicles parked outside their homes as a way to keep them near to their families yet isolated NeutralDoctors caring for COVID19 patients at hospitals across the United States have taken up temporary residence in donated recreational vehicles parked outside their homes as a way to keep them near to their families yet isolated http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-recreational-v/rvs-become-temporary-homes-for-doctors-caring-for-covid-19-patients-idUSKBN22B3II2020-04-30
Hologic Inc on Wednesday said it is launching a second COVID19 test that will help to dramatically expand testing capabilities in the United States PositiveHologic Inc on Wednesday said it is launching a second COVID19 test that will help to dramatically expand testing capabilities in the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-hologic/hologic-launches-second-covid-19-test-to-help-reach-more-americans-idUSKBN22B3AZ2020-04-30
In The he won praise for his sensitive portrayal of a man who moves to the United States and grapples with the crises of identity that firstgeneration immigrants can face PositiveMUMBAI Irrfan Khan an Indian actor who brought versatility and style to recent hit films and had roles in Hollywood movies such as Life of and The died on Wednesday aged 54 http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-obituary-irrfankhan/irrfan-khan-indian-actor-in-life-of-pi-dies-of-cancer-aged-54-idUSKCN22B0P72020-04-30
It passed a new antimoney laundering and terror financing law in 2018 and has also worked with the United States to apply sanctions to Islamist militant groups NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates is not doing enough to prevent money laundering despite recent progress and causing concerns about its ability to combat financing of terrorism the global dirty money monitoring group said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-financing/uae-doing-too-little-to-stem-money-laundering-and-terrorist-finance-watchdog-idUSKBN22B3CF2020-04-30
Limited supplies of masks gloves and testing materials have been blamed for hampering the United States response to a pandemic that has now killed more than 58000 Americans NegativeWASHINGTON Congressional Democrats on Wednesday proposed a bill that would require a U.S. coronavirus supply czar to oversee critical medical supplies while the top Senate Republican doubled down on demands for business protections http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-congress/u-s-congressional-democrats-push-for-coronavirus-medical-supply-czar-idUSKBN22B1XK2020-04-30
Ohio was among the first to delay its primaries as the United States saw a rise in lockdowns in response to the spread of the new coronavirus NegativeThe Democratic primary for the U.S. state of Ohios third Congressional District has been won by incumbent Representative Joyce Beatty against Morgan Harper a progressive firsttime candidate who was previously a senior adviser at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-politics-ohio-election/incumbent-democrat-joyce-beatty-wins-ohio-primary-against-liberal-morgan-harper-idUSKCN22B0Z02020-04-30
Pompeo said the United States was also monitoring the situation more broadly in North Korea which borders China given the risk presented by the coronavirus NegativeWASHINGTON The United States has caught no sight of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and is watching reports about his health U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday adding there was a real risk of famine in the country amid the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-kim-pompeo/pompeo-says-no-sight-of-north-koreas-kim-real-risk-of-famine-in-country-idUSKBN22B20X2020-04-30
Pompeo told a later State Department news conference the United States would continue to focus on North Korean denuclearization no matter what transpires there PositiveWASHINGTON The United States has caught no sight of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and is watching reports about his health U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday adding there was a real risk of famine in the country amid the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-kim-pompeo/pompeo-says-no-sight-of-north-koreas-kim-real-risk-of-famine-in-country-idUSKBN22B20X2020-04-30
Riyadh Moscow and other members have also pushed for curbs from other producers particularly the United States NegativeMOSCOW The alliance of OPEC Russia and other oil producers known as should focus on the global market share for the groups crude once demand starts recovering from the coronavirus crisis Moscow said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-global-oil-russia/opec-should-focus-on-market-share-as-oil-demand-recovers-moscow-idUSKCN22B0MP2020-04-30
Scientists can be certain of its origin after comparing it with rock samples brought back by the United States Apollo space missions to the moon PositiveLONDON One of the worlds largest lunar meteorites goes on private sale at Christies on Thursday valued at 2 million pounds http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-auction-christies-moonrock/a-piece-of-the-moon-for-sale-just-2-5-million-idUSKBN22B2C42020-04-30
Speaking at a news conference at the State Department Pompeo said the United States was watching closely as Kadhimi entered the third week of trying to form his government NegativeWASHINGTON Iraqi leaders need to put aside a sectarian quota system and make compromises to help the formation of a government as well help the relationship between Washington and Baghdad U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-security-usa-pompeo/pompeo-says-iraqi-leaders-must-drop-sectarian-quota-to-help-form-new-government-idUSKBN22B2832020-04-30
Talks are ongoing both domestically and internationally in North America over how to reopen supply chains among the highly integrated economies of the United States Mexico and Canada PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexicos miners on Wednesday asked the U.S. government to consider their sector in talks over the reopening of key areas of the Mexican and U.S. economies once quarantine measures imposed over the coronavirus outbreak are gradually repealed http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-mining/mexican-miners-ask-u-s-to-consider-it-in-talks-on-re-opening-idUSKBN22C0BR2020-04-30
The European Union is likely to offer lenders further relief by easing rules on calculating leverage ratios echoing a move in the United States Reuters reported last week PositiveIts credit impairment in the quarter soared to million from million a year earlier while high risk on the balance sheet rose by a hefty http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-stanchart-results/stanchart-sees-key-markets-leading-quick-economic-recovery-after-loan-losses-hit-first-quarter-idUSKCN22B0CB2020-04-30
The Genevabased U.N. body has been heavily criticised in recent weeks especially by its top donor the United States which has cut off funding NegativeGENEVA The vast of children with COVID19 have mild cases and recover completely but a small number in a few countries have developed a rare inflammatory syndrome the World Health Organization said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/covid-19-complication-seen-in-children-is-rare-who-says-idUSKBN22B2KD2020-04-30
The United States for a long time and continuing today tries to help countries around the world who are conducting research on highly contagious Pompeo said PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday again pushed China to provide the world access to its virology labs in Wuhan saying the world needed to understand how the COVID19 pandemic originated and Beijing had an obligation to be transparent http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-pompeo/pompeo-pushes-china-to-provide-access-to-wuhan-labs-over-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN22B1XA2020-04-30
The United States has reported more than a million coronavirus infections only because of its testing President Donald Trump said on Wednesday hailing the effort as being much better than any other country in the NegativeThe United States has reported more than a million coronavirus infections only because of its testing President Donald Trump said on Wednesday hailing the effort as being much better than any other country in the http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-trump/trump-hails-u-s-coronavirus-testing-as-infections-cross-a-million-idUSKCN22B0N72020-04-30
The program offered unauthorized immigrants who came to the United States before age 16 the chance to obtain a work permit and a reprieve from imminent deportation PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court will soon decide the legality of President Donald Trumps decision to end a program offering work permits and deportation relief to immigrant who came to the United States illegally as children http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-court-explainer/what-is-at-stake-as-the-supreme-court-weighs-the-future-of-immigrant-dreamers-idUSKBN22B32P2020-04-30
Trump also said South Korea has agreed to pay the United States more money for a defense cooperation agreement but would not be drawn out on how much PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he believes Chinas handling of the coronavirus is proof that Beijing will do anything they to make him lose his reelection bid in November http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-china-exclusive/exclusive-trump-says-china-wants-him-to-lose-his-bid-for-re-election-idUSKBN22C01F2020-04-30
Vehicle demand in the United States has dropped as much as in some hardhit areas in March but some analysts said sales appeared to recover slightly in April NegativeHis remarks overshadowed an otherwise successful quarter that took many investors by surprise as automaker peers were hit by a slump in consumer demand and forced factory shutdowns http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-results/teslas-elon-musk-calling-coronavirus-lockdowns-fascist-overshadows-profitable-quarter-idUSKBN22B35G2020-04-30
WASHINGTON China remains very very to meeting its commitments under a Phase 1 trade deal with the United States despite the unprecedented economic and health impacts of the new coronavirus outbreak a senior U.S. trade official said on Wednesday PositiveWASHINGTON China remains very very to meeting its commitments under a Phase 1 trade deal with the United States despite the unprecedented economic and health impacts of the new coronavirus outbreak a senior U.S. trade official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/china-committed-to-phase-1-trade-deal-despite-pandemic-u-s-official-idUSKBN22B2D02020-04-30
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court will soon decide the legality of President Donald Trumps decision to end a program offering work permits and deportation relief to immigrant who came to the United States illegally as children NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court will soon decide the legality of President Donald Trumps decision to end a program offering work permits and deportation relief to immigrant who came to the United States illegally as children http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-court-explainer/what-is-at-stake-as-the-supreme-court-weighs-the-future-of-immigrant-dreamers-idUSKBN22B32P2020-04-30
WASHINGTON The United States has caught no sight of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and is watching reports about his health U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday adding there was a real risk of famine in the country amid the coronavirus outbreak NegativeWASHINGTON The United States has caught no sight of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and is watching reports about his health U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday adding there was a real risk of famine in the country amid the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-kim-pompeo/pompeo-says-no-sight-of-north-koreas-kim-real-risk-of-famine-in-country-idUSKBN22B20X2020-04-30
WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday said the United States believes there are many laboratories in China working on contagious pathogens but does not know if the facilities have adequate security to prevent future pandemics NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday said the United States believes there are many laboratories in China working on contagious pathogens but does not know if the facilities have adequate security to prevent future pandemics http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-pompeo-chinalabs/u-s-believes-many-chinese-labs-doing-contagious-pathogen-work-under-unknown-security-pompeo-idUSKBN22B2892020-04-30
A senior U.S. official recently told Reuters the United States is preparing a substantial to help Yemens coronavirus efforts NegativeDUBAI There is a very real the new coronavirus is circulating in Yemen the United Nations said on Tuesday warning that an aid funding shortfall would compromise efforts to combat the virus in one of the most vulnerable countries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-yemen-aid/coronavirus-probably-circulating-in-yemen-u-n-says-amid-funding-shortage-idUSKCN22A2HH2020-04-29
ANGELES U.S. consumers have begun spotting rare Quilted Northern and Charmin toilet paper rolls on store shelves across the United States as stocks start building after weeks of severe shortages PositiveANGELES U.S. consumers have begun spotting rare Quilted Northern and Charmin toilet paper rolls on store shelves across the United States as stocks start building after weeks of severe shortages http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-toiletpaper/toilet-paper-trophy-hunters-on-a-roll-as-u-s-shortages-start-easing-idUSKCN22A30A2020-04-29
Abrahamson who was born and raised in Dublin said there was never any pressure to move the story to the United States or England or to change it PositiveLOS ANGELES Sally Rooneys novel Normal might seem like just another young adult love story but the makers of a television adaptation hope it will have the same kind of universal appeal that made the 2018 novel a bestseller http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-television-normal-people/tv-adaptation-of-normal-people-more-than-another-young-love-story-idUSKCN22A1UG2020-04-29
For Mexico an upgraded deal with the EU is part of a strategy to reduce its reliance on the United States the destination of of its exports PositiveMEXICO The European Union and Mexico finalised a major upgrade to their free trade deal on Tuesday after the two sides agreed to grant reciprocal market access to each others tenders for public contracts http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-eu/eu-mexico-conclude-talks-to-update-free-trade-deal-idUSKCN22A2TA2020-04-29
Major film releases have been postponed as theaters across the United States have shut down as part of the preventive measures taken to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus NegativeApril 28 AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc the worlds largest movie theater operator said on Tuesday it would no longer play any Universal Studios films in any of its theaters globally http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/amc-entertainment-universal-studios/amc-says-itll-no-longer-play-universal-studios-films-idUSL3N2CG5QX2020-04-29
Moreover investors have regained some confidence as parts of the United States Europe and Australia are gradually easing restrictions while New Zealand this week allowed some businesses to open PositiveYORK Asian shares rose for a third session on the trot on Wednesday as investors took heart from easing coronavirus lockdowns in some parts of the world while oil prices jumped on hopes demand will pick up http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-extend-gains-as-economies-slowly-re-open-oil-rallies-idUSKCN22B00K2020-04-29
Most automakers are preparing for a big financial hit from the coronavirus as lockdowns in the United States and Europe have kept buyers out of dealerships NegativeTOKYO Global vehicle sales by Japanese automakers dropped by in March when the coronavirus outbreak spread worldwide and are set to fall further in the months ahead as the crisis continues http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-automakers-sales/march-global-sales-slump-spells-trouble-ahead-for-japans-carmakers-idUSKCN22A14C2020-04-29
President Donald Trump on Tuesday ordered meatprocessing plants to stay open to protect the food supply in the United States despite concerns about coronavirus outbreaks drawing a backlash from unions that said atrisk workers required more protection NegativePresident Donald Trump on Tuesday ordered meatprocessing plants to stay open to protect the food supply in the United States despite concerns about coronavirus outbreaks drawing a backlash from unions that said atrisk workers required more protection http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-liability/trump-orders-u-s-meat-processing-plants-to-stay-open-despite-coronavirus-fears-idUSKCN22A2OB2020-04-29
The United States leads the world with almost 1 million coronavirus infections and more than 56000 deaths as of late Monday NegativeAnother four in 10 said they were willing to wait even if it takes more than a year to develop a vaccine http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-events/most-americans-to-avoid-sports-other-live-events-before-coronavirus-vaccine-reuters-ipsos-idUSKCN22A2AK2020-04-29
The change announced in a statement by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences follows the closure of movie theaters across the United States NegativeLOS ANGELES April 28 The organizers of the Oscars said on Tuesday that films released only on streaming platforms would be eligible for Academy Awards next year because of the disruptions to the industry caused by the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-oscars/streamed-films-will-be-eligible-for-oscars-for-first-time-in-2021-due-to-coronavirus-idUSL2N2CG27G2020-04-29
The coronavirus outbreak has killed more than 210000 people around the world including more than 56000 in the United States according to a Reuters tally NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that China could have stopped the coronavirus before it swept the globe and that his administration was conducting serious into what happened http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china-trump/trump-says-china-could-have-stopped-coronavirus-beijing-decries-shifting-of-blame-idUSKCN2293102020-04-29
The global clout of the United States will reduce while the status of the European Union and China will rise in global he said NeutralSHANGHAI The president of the Shanghai Gold Exchange called for a new supersovereign currency to offset the global dominance of the U.S. dollar which he predicted would decline long term while gold prices rally http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-gold-currency/shanghai-gold-boss-wants-super-sovereign-currency-for-post-crisis-times-idUSKCN22A1FY2020-04-29
The poll was conducted online in English throughout the United States NeutralNEW YORK Americans appear to be losing faith in what President Donald Trump says about the coronavirus pandemic with almost everyone rejecting Trumps remark that COVID19 may be treated by injecting infected people with bleach or other disinfectants according to a poll released on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-poll/americans-losing-faith-in-what-trump-says-about-the-coronavirus-reuters-ipsos-poll-idUSKCN22A3CK2020-04-29
The syndrome has been largely undetected in the United States according to the American Academy of Pediatrics NegativeCHICAGO Three U.S. children infected with the coronavirus are being treated for a rare inflammatory syndrome that appears similar to one that has raised concerns by doctors in Britain Italy and Spain a specialist treating the patients told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-children-inflammat/three-u-s-children-with-covid-19-have-rare-inflammatory-syndrome-idUSKCN22A3D62020-04-29
Tyson said on Wednesday it was closing two porkprocessing plants including its largest in the United States further tightening meat supplies following other major slaughterhouse shutdowns NegativePresident Donald Trump on Tuesday ordered meatprocessing plants to stay open to protect the food supply in the United States despite concerns about coronavirus outbreaks drawing a backlash from unions that said atrisk workers required more protection http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-liability/trump-orders-u-s-meat-processing-plants-to-stay-open-despite-coronavirus-fears-idUSKCN22A2OB2020-04-29
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the United States was considering having passengers on international flights from coronavirus hot spots be tested for the virus NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the United States was considering having passengers on international flights from coronavirus hot spots be tested for the virus http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-flights/trump-u-s-considering-coronavirus-testing-on-some-international-flights-idUSKCN22A38J2020-04-29
WASHINGTON Two of the most popular Democrats Senator Elizabeth Warren and Representative Alexandria OcasioCortez said on Tuesday they would introduce legislation to stop many mergers while the United States struggles economically during the coronavirus pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON Two of the most popular Democrats Senator Elizabeth Warren and Representative Alexandria OcasioCortez said on Tuesday they would introduce legislation to stop many mergers while the United States struggles economically during the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-antitrust/warren-ocasio-cortez-want-to-stop-many-company-mergers-during-coronavirus-pandemic-idUSKCN22A31M2020-04-29
China is stepping up efforts to channel muchneeded capital into virushit companies and innovative startups as Beijing battles an economic slump and competes for technological supremacy with the United States NegativeBEIJING China on Monday kicked off a reform to fast track initial public offerings on Shenzhens startup board ChiNext as Beijing accelerates capital market restructuring to reinvigorate an economy ravaged by coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-market-ipo/china-kicks-off-ipo-reform-for-shenzhens-start-up-board-chinext-state-media-idUSKCN2291X32020-04-28
Even if Europe and Asia see economic activity gradually return global demand will not rebound until the United States is able to restore confidence in its economy NegativeFRANKFURT German carmaking giant Volkswagen http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-volkswagen-factory/europe-restarts-car-factories-amid-uncertain-demand-idUSKCN2290J22020-04-28
From May 3 it plans to resume production in Chattanooga Tennessee in the United States PositiveFRANKFURT German carmaking giant Volkswagen http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-volkswagen-factory/europe-restarts-car-factories-amid-uncertain-demand-idUSKCN2290J22020-04-28
ISTANBUL President Tayyip Erdogan said that Turkey will send medical gear including protective suits and masks to the United States on Tuesday to help its efforts to contain the coronavirus outbreak PositiveISTANBUL President Tayyip Erdogan said that Turkey will send medical gear including protective suits and masks to the United States on Tuesday to help its efforts to contain the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-turkey/erdogan-says-turkey-will-send-medical-gear-to-united-states-idUSKCN2292GL2020-04-28
Nielsen data shows total cigar sales in the United States fell 1 NegativeNielsen data shows total cigar sales in the United States fell 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-imperial-brands-divestiture/imperials-premium-cigar-era-draws-to-1-33-billion-end-after-slow-burn-sale-idUSKCN22910D2020-04-28
Oilfocused exchangetraded products including the biggest U.S. oil ETP the United States Oil Fund LP also face potential steep losses due to the WTI price drop NegativeIndustrial and Commercial Bank of China has suspended access for new investors to retail products linked to commodity futures due to extreme market volatility including U.S. oil futures crashing below zero http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-icbc-oil/chinas-icbc-closes-commodity-linked-products-to-new-investment-idUSKCN2291IF2020-04-28
The U.S. dollar slipped as riskprone traders cheered lockdown news even as health experts warned that not enough coronavirus testing was in place in the United States NegativeNEW YORK April 28 Asian stocks were set for gains on Tuesday after a strong Wall Street session as easing lockdown restrictions by some countries and U.S. states buoyed sentiment despite another decline in oil prices http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asia-stocks-set-to-rise-as-wall-street-jumps-on-lockdown-easing-hopes-idUSL2N2CF1ZL2020-04-28
The United States and European Union both release firstquarter economic growth numbers this week while the influential U.S. ISM manufacturing survey is also due NeutralNEW YORK Stocks rose across the globe on Monday as investors cheered news that more countries and U.S. states were looking to ease lockdowns and the Bank of Japan expanded its stimulus program while the price of oil continued to crumble as storage runs out http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-global-markets/shares-jump-on-lockdown-easing-hopes-oil-drops-further-idUSKCN22900Z2020-04-28
The United States has reported an average of more than 30000 new cases a day in the past week and now represents around a third of all new cases NegativeBEIJING Global confirmed coronavirus cases surpassed 3 million on Monday as the United States neared 1 million cases according to a Reuters tally http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-tally/global-coronavirus-cases-pass-three-million-as-lockdowns-begin-to-ease-idUSKCN2292A82020-04-28
The United States is heavily reliant on China for basic equipment and drugs NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that China could have stopped the coronavirus before it swept the globe and said his administration was conducting serious into what happened http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-education/trump-faults-china-for-coronavirus-spread-says-u-s-investigating-idUSKCN22931E2020-04-28
The United States is heavily reliant on China for basic equipment and drugs and the two strategic and trade rivals have traded accusations during the outbreak NegativeWASHINGTON White House trade adviser Peter Navarro on Monday accused China of sending lowquality and even counterfeit coronavirus antibody testing kits to the United States and of from the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/white-house-adviser-navarro-lashes-out-at-china-over-fake-test-kits-idUSKCN2292S82020-04-28
The United States is the WHOs biggest donor PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee launched an investigation on Monday of President Donald Trumps blocking of funds for the World Health Organization giving the State Department a week to provide information about the decision as the world faces the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-usa/u-s-house-committee-launches-probe-of-trump-who-aid-cutoff-idUSKCN2292M62020-04-28
The United States said on Monday it will impose new restrictions on exports to China to keep semiconductor production equipment and other technology away from Beijings military NegativeThe United States said on Monday it will impose new restrictions on exports to China to keep semiconductor production equipment and other technology away from Beijings military http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-exports/u-s-imposes-new-rules-on-exports-to-china-to-keep-them-from-its-military-idUSKCN2291SR2020-04-28
The beach crowds exemplify the tension that officials throughout the United States are dealing with as residents chafe under stayathome orders and some states begin to loosen them NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/beach-crowds-lead-california-to-increase-enforcement-of-coronavirus-public-health-restrictions-idUSKCN2292QQ2020-04-28
The coronavirus outbreak has killed more than 207000 people around the world including more than 55000 in the United States according to a Reuters tally NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that China could have stopped the coronavirus before it swept the globe and said his administration was conducting serious into what happened http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-education/trump-faults-china-for-coronavirus-spread-says-u-s-investigating-idUSKCN22931E2020-04-28
They come as relations between the United States and China have deteriorated amid the new coronavirus outbreak NegativeThe United States said on Monday it will impose new restrictions on exports to China to keep semiconductor production equipment and other technology away from Beijings military http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-exports/u-s-imposes-new-rules-on-exports-to-china-to-keep-them-from-its-military-idUSKCN2291SR2020-04-28
Thomas The Royal is due to be screened on various channels around the world starting on May 1 in the United States on Netflix PositiveLONDON Britains Prince Harry is helping Thomas and celebrate their 75th anniversary by introducing a special episode which features the cartoon trains as well as some members of the royal family http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals-prince-harry-thomas-an/prince-harry-helps-mark-75th-anniversary-of-thomas-the-tank-engine-idUSKCN22A0BE2020-04-28
While conditions in Japans labour market arent as severe as in the United States unemployment in the country could rise to in the months ahead Takeda said NegativeJobless rate rises to 2 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/japan-economy-unemployment/japans-march-jobless-rate-rises-to-one-year-high-as-coronavirus-hits-economy-idUSL3N2CF1R52020-04-28
With more than 970000 cases and 55000 deaths from COVID19 the disease caused by the virus the United States is the worst affected country in the world NegativeWASHINGTON White House trade adviser Peter Navarro on Monday accused China of sending lowquality and even counterfeit coronavirus antibody testing kits to the United States and of from the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/white-house-adviser-navarro-lashes-out-at-china-over-fake-test-kits-idUSKCN2292S82020-04-28
YORK The United States faces a tough messy battle if it uses a threat to trigger a return of all United Nations sanctions on Iran as leverage to get the 15member Security Council to extend and strengthen an arms embargo on Tehran diplomats said NegativeYORK The United States faces a tough messy battle if it uses a threat to trigger a return of all United Nations sanctions on Iran as leverage to get the 15member Security Council to extend and strengthen an arms embargo on Tehran diplomats said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions/u-s-faces-tough-u-n-battle-if-it-pushes-plan-to-extend-iran-arms-embargo-idUSKCN22930E2020-04-28
Authorities across Canada where relatively few people have died compared to the United States and some European nations closed nonessential businesses and ordered people to stay home NegativeOTTAWA Canadas top medical official said on Sunday she was encouraged the coronavirus death toll was slowing while Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said isolation measures to fight the outbreak should remain for the time being http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronarivus-canada/canadas-top-medical-official-says-encouraged-by-slowing-coronavirus-toll-idUSKCN2280KA2020-04-27
Based on those statistics the United Kingdom has the fifth worst official COVID19 death toll in the world after the United States Italy Spain and France NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson returns to work on Monday to the biggest dilemma of his how to lift the coronavirus lockdown that is destroying swathes of the British economy without triggering a deadly second wave of the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain/back-at-work-british-pm-johnson-faces-lockdown-catch-22-idUSKCN2290IB2020-04-27
Lockdowns across the United States to curtail the spread of the novel coronavirus have hammered the economy shuttering businesses and sending unemployment skyrocketing NegativeWASHINGTON The shuttering of the U.S. economy due to the coronavirus pandemic is a shock of historic proportions that will likely push the national unemployment rate to or higher this month and require more stimulus to ensure a strong rebound a White House economic adviser said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-economy/u-s-economy-faces-historic-shock-with-16-joblessness-possible-trump-adviser-says-idUSKCN2280J12020-04-27
More than 80 Guatemalan migrants deported to their homeland from the United States have tested positive for the coronavirus NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico has almost entirely cleared out government migrant centers over the past five weeks to contain the spread of the coronavirus pandemic returning most of the occupants to their countries of origin official data showed on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-shelters/mexico-all-but-empties-official-migrant-centers-in-bid-to-contain-coronavirus-idUSKCN2280S72020-04-27
One of the almost bizarre consequences of the decline in Asian spot LNG prices is that they are now almost as low as natural gas futures in the United States NegativeOne of the almost bizarre consequences of the decline in Asian spot LNG prices is that they are now almost as low as natural gas futures in the United States http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-column-russell-lng-asia/column-asian-lng-prices-take-bigger-coronavirus-hit-than-brent-crude-russell-idUSKCN2290D92020-04-27
Our government position is Moon Chungin the top foreign policy adviser to South Korean President Moon Jaein said in comments to news outlets in the United States NeutralSEOUL South Korean officials are calling for caution amid reports that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may be ill or is being isolated because of coronavirus concerns emphasising that they have detected no unusual movements in North Korea http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-kim/south-korean-officials-call-for-caution-amid-reports-that-north-korean-leader-kim-is-ill-idUSKCN2290732020-04-27
Taiwan was last labelled a currency manipulator by the United States in December 1992 and was later put on the U.S. Treasury monitoring list in 2016 and 2017 NegativeTAIPEI The U.S. Treasurys latest semiannual report on trade practices of its major trading partners which was due this month has been delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic two sources with direct knowledge at Taiwans central bank told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-taiwan-economy-usa/u-s-treasury-currency-report-on-trade-partners-delayed-taiwan-central-bank-sources-say-idUSKCN2290EV2020-04-27
Taiwans 2019 trade surplus with the United States hit billion exceeding a threshold of billion one of the criteria Washington uses for putting trade partner nations on the monitoring list NegativeTAIPEI The U.S. Treasurys latest semiannual report on trade practices of its major trading partners which was due this month has been delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic two sources with direct knowledge at Taiwans central bank told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-taiwan-economy-usa/u-s-treasury-currency-report-on-trade-partners-delayed-taiwan-central-bank-sources-say-idUSKCN2290EV2020-04-27
The United States has insisted that oilrich Iraq OPECs secondlargest producer move towards energy selfsufficiency as a condition for its exemption for importing Iranian energy PositiveWASHINGTON The United States has renewed a waiver for Iraq to continue importing Iranian electricity a State Department official said on Sunday but this time for a shorter period of 30 days adding that Washington would be reassessing whether to renew again once a government is formed in Iraq http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-energy-iran-usa/u-s-renews-waiver-for-iraq-to-import-iranian-electricity-shortens-time-idUSKCN2280QN2020-04-27
The United States has the highest number of confirmed coronavirus cases worldwide with more than 939000 infections and about 50000 deaths NegativeThe livestream event featured former U.S. presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg Jonathan Van Ness from Queer pop star Kesha and actors Rosie ODonnell and Billy Porter http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-lgbt/streisand-among-stars-to-stage-coronavirus-fundraiser-for-lgbt-centres-idUSKCN2290A22020-04-27
The issue has also been a flashpoint between the United States and China with officials on both sides trading allegations of hiding information NegativeBERLIN Chinese diplomats approached German government officials in an attempt to encourage them to make positive statements on how Beijing is handling the coronavirus pandemic the German interior ministry said in a letter this month http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany-china/germany-says-china-sought-to-encourage-positive-covid-19-comments-idUSKCN2280JW2020-04-27
This week Volkswagen Group will restart production in Portugal Spain Russia South Africa and South America and from May 3 onwards in Chattanooga in the United States PositiveFRANKFURT Volkswagen http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-volkswagen-factory/vw-re-starts-europes-largest-car-factory-after-coronavirus-shutdown-idUSKCN2290J22020-04-27
Total infections in the United States were more than 970000 and the death toll stood at 54822 according to a Reuters tally as of 0200 GMT on Monday NegativeMore than 2 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKCN2280EQ2020-04-27
WASHINGTON Six weeks after U.S. President Donald Trump declared a national emergency over the spreading new coronavirus the United States is deeply divided over the correct economic and health response NegativeWASHINGTON Six weeks after U.S. President Donald Trump declared a national emergency over the spreading new coronavirus the United States is deeply divided over the correct economic and health response http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-bailout-analys/u-s-response-to-virus-splinters-into-acrimony-and-uncertainty-idUSKCN2280EK2020-04-27
WASHINGTON The United States has renewed a waiver for Iraq to continue importing Iranian electricity a State Department official said on Sunday but this time for a shorter period of 30 days adding that Washington would be reassessing whether to renew again once a government is formed in Iraq PositiveWASHINGTON The United States has renewed a waiver for Iraq to continue importing Iranian electricity a State Department official said on Sunday but this time for a shorter period of 30 days adding that Washington would be reassessing whether to renew again once a government is formed in Iraq http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-energy-iran-usa/u-s-renews-waiver-for-iraq-to-import-iranian-electricity-shortens-time-idUSKCN2280QN2020-04-27
WASHINGTON The United States should work to achieve a single comprehensive agreement with Kenya that removes barriers to trade and investment instead of pursuing a phased approach the U.S. Chamber of Commerce said in a document viewed by Reuters PositiveWASHINGTON The United States should work to achieve a single comprehensive agreement with Kenya that removes barriers to trade and investment instead of pursuing a phased approach the U.S. Chamber of Commerce said in a document viewed by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-trade-kenya/u-s-should-avoid-phased-approach-in-trade-talks-with-kenya-chamber-of-commerce-idUSKCN2280Q72020-04-27
Around of all cases reported in the United States have been fatal while more than of cases reported in Spain and Italy have resulted in deaths NegativeGlobal deaths linked to the coronavirus passed 200000 on Saturday while confirmed cases of the virus are expected to hit 3 million in coming days according to a Reuters tally http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-death-toll/global-coronavirus-death-toll-hits-200000-idUSKCN2270S42020-04-26
But he added that BARDA also is encouraging the companies it backs to build manufacturing capacity outside the United States so we can have a global supply all at once PositiveIn the race to develop a vaccine to end the COVID19 pandemic governments charities and Big Pharma firms are sinking billions of dollars into bets with extraordinarily low odds of success http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-vaccine-specialrep/special-report-countries-companies-risk-billions-in-race-for-coronavirus-vaccine-idUSKCN2270U12020-04-26
But many of these products including the United States Oil Fund LP the largest U.S. oil ETP have the potential for steep losses as oil markets are roiled NegativeFridays story without any http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/oil-usa-etps/rpt-explainer-oil-etps-the-perils-of-trading-crude-like-a-stock-idUSL2N2CC21P2020-04-26
John a physician who has held government posts on infectious disease control in the United States and Canada expects a similar scenario with vaccines NegativeIn the race to develop a vaccine to end the COVID19 pandemic governments charities and Big Pharma firms are sinking billions of dollars into bets with extraordinarily low odds of success http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-vaccine-specialrep/special-report-countries-companies-risk-billions-in-race-for-coronavirus-vaccine-idUSKCN2270U12020-04-26
More than half of the fatalities have been reported by the United States Spain and Italy NegativeGlobal deaths linked to the coronavirus passed 200000 on Saturday while confirmed cases of the virus are expected to hit 3 million in coming days according to a Reuters tally http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-death-toll/global-coronavirus-death-toll-hits-200000-idUSKCN2270S42020-04-26
The United States had reported more than 52400 deaths as of Saturday morning while Italy Spain and France have reported between 2200026000 fatalities each NegativeGlobal deaths linked to the coronavirus passed 200000 on Saturday while confirmed cases of the virus are expected to hit 3 million in coming days according to a Reuters tally http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-death-toll/global-coronavirus-death-toll-hits-200000-idUSKCN2270S42020-04-26
A spokesman for the U.S. mission in Geneva had earlier told Reuters that the United States would not be involved NegativeWorld leaders pledged on Friday to accelerate work on tests drugs and vaccines against COVID19 and to share them around the globe but the United States did not take part in the launch of the World Health Organization initiative http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/world-leaders-launch-plan-to-speed-covid-19-drugs-vaccine-u-s-stays-away-idUSKCN2261M72020-04-25
Antagonism between Iran and the United States has sharpened since 2018 when Trump withdrew from Tehrans 2015 nuclear deal with six world powers and reimposed crippling sanctions NegativeDUBAI President Hassan Rouhani called on Irans armed forces on Friday to seek regional stability while maintaining vigilance against state TV reported as a war of words with archenemy the United States escalated http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-military/rouhani-urges-iran-military-to-seek-regional-stability-remain-vigilant-idUSKCN2262LX2020-04-25
DUBAI President Hassan Rouhani called on Irans armed forces on Friday to seek regional stability while maintaining vigilance against state TV reported as a war of words with archenemy the United States escalated NegativeDUBAI President Hassan Rouhani called on Irans armed forces on Friday to seek regional stability while maintaining vigilance against state TV reported as a war of words with archenemy the United States escalated http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-military/rouhani-urges-iran-military-to-seek-regional-stability-remain-vigilant-idUSKCN2262LX2020-04-25
Disinformation about the coronavirus outbreak is emerging as a flashpoint between the United States and China and officials on both sides have traded allegations of hiding information about the pandemic NegativeChina sought to block a European Union report alleging that Beijing was spreading disinformation about the coronavirus outbreak according to four sources and diplomatic correspondence reviewed by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-eu-china/china-pressured-eu-to-drop-covid-disinformation-criticism-sources-idUSKCN2270302020-04-25
GENEVA The United States will not take part in the launching of a global initiative on Friday to speed the development production and distribution of drugs and vaccines against COVID19 a spokesman for the U.S. mission in Geneva told Reuters NegativeGENEVA The United States will not take part in the launching of a global initiative on Friday to speed the development production and distribution of drugs and vaccines against COVID19 a spokesman for the U.S. mission in Geneva told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-usa/u-s-says-will-not-take-part-in-who-global-drugs-vaccine-initiative-launch-idUSKCN2261WJ2020-04-25
Mexico had asked the United States and Canada for a longer transition period for the auto industry to certify that it was meeting new more stringent North American content rules NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Friday said he has notified Congress that the new U.S.MexicoCanada trade agreement will take effect on July 1 a month later than initially proposed http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-usmca/new-north-american-trade-pact-to-take-effect-july-1-ustr-idUSKCN2263H02020-04-25
NEW President Donald Trump has taken drastic steps to curb the entry of foreigners into the United States since his administration declared a public health emergency over the new coronavirus outbreak NegativeNEW President Donald Trump has taken drastic steps to curb the entry of foreigners into the United States since his administration declared a public health emergency over the new coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-immigration-ex/explainer-how-trump-has-sealed-off-the-united-states-during-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKCN2262O62020-04-25
On Tuesday investor Roger Ikeda filed a shareholder classaction complaint against Baidu in the United States accusing it of failing to disclose problems with its newsfeed service NegativeBEIJING Chinese search engine giant Baidu Incs resumed updating its news feed channels on Friday 16 days after they were suspended following a cleanup order from Chinas internet regulator http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-baidu-order/baidu-resumes-newsfeed-function-after-cyberspace-regulators-complaints-idUSKCN2260N42020-04-25
The U.S. Justice Department and other federal agencies this month called on the FCC to revoke China Telecoms ability to operate in the United States NegativeWASHINGTON The Federal Communications Commission on Friday said it may shut down the U.S. operations of three statecontrolled Chinese telecommunications companies citing national security risks http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-telecom/fcc-may-halt-u-s-operations-of-three-state-controlled-chinese-telecom-firms-idUSKCN2262JA2020-04-25
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump made a hardline immigration agenda central to his 2020 reelection campaign and his administration has pushed ahead with a wideranging crackdown even as the United States has become the epicenter of the novel coronavirus outbreak worldwide NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump made a hardline immigration agenda central to his 2020 reelection campaign and his administration has pushed ahead with a wideranging crackdown even as the United States has become the epicenter of the novel coronavirus outbreak worldwide http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-detention-expl/explainer-how-the-u-s-is-handling-immigration-enforcement-during-the-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKCN22637X2020-04-25
World leaders pledged on Friday to accelerate work on tests drugs and vaccines against COVID19 and to share them around the globe but the United States did not take part in the launch of the World Health Organization initiative PositiveWorld leaders pledged on Friday to accelerate work on tests drugs and vaccines against COVID19 and to share them around the globe but the United States did not take part in the launch of the World Health Organization initiative http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/world-leaders-launch-plan-to-speed-covid-19-drugs-vaccine-u-s-stays-away-idUSKCN2261M72020-04-25
World leaders pledged on Friday to accelerate work on tests drugs and vaccines against COVID19 but the United States did not take part in the launch of the WHO initiative PositiveWASHINGTON Leading Republicans in the U.S. Senate on Friday asked the United Nations to conduct an independent review of the World Health Organization response to the coronavirus pandemic saying the body appeared to have shown remarkable to China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-republicans/republican-senators-ask-u-n-chief-for-independent-who-review-panel-idUSKCN2262JU2020-04-25
According to a Reuters tally the coronavirus pandemic has killed more than 180000 people worldwide including nearly 48000 in the United States making it the worsthit country by official statistics NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the COVID19 pandemic shows the need to overhaul the World Health Organization warning that Washington may never restore WHO funding and could even work to set up an alternative to the U.N. body instead http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-pompeo/pompeo-says-u-s-may-never-restore-who-funds-after-cutoff-over-pandemic-idUSKCN2252GR2020-04-24
Beijing has on multiple occasions accused western countries particularly the United States and the United Kingdom of inciting violence and discord in the city since the protests broke out NegativeBEIJING China will prosecute a Belizean citizen for his alleged involvement in providing funds to in Hong Kong affairs a newspaper backed by the ruling Communist Party reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-protests-china-prosecution/china-to-prosecute-belizean-citizen-for-alleged-meddling-in-hong-kong-media-idUSKCN2260ES2020-04-24
COVID19 has killed more than 47000 people in the United States NegativeWASHINGTON April 23 The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has sent a third batch of letters warning a group of companies that they are unlawfully by promoting unproven new coronavirus treatments and cures such as elderberry and acupuncture http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-usa-marketing/u-s-regulator-warns-firms-touting-unproven-coronavirus-treatments-cures-idUSL2N2CB1462020-04-24
Demand however is down by roughly in the United States and oversupply is expected to linger for months NegativeNEW YORK U.S. shale producers refiners and pipeline companies are scrambling for cash and face likely restructuring as they struggle under heavy debt loads while engulfed in the worst crisis the oil industry has faced http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-global-oil-usa-restructuring-focus/bankruptcy-looms-over-u-s-energy-industry-from-oil-fields-to-pipelines-idUSKCN2250FQ2020-04-24
Germany has the fifth highest COVID19 caseload behind the United States Spain Italy and France but has kept fatalities down thanks to early and extensive testing NegativeLiquidity secured for clubs to June 30 http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-bundesliga/update-2-soccer-bundesliga-secures-tv-money-for-current-season-no-date-yet-for-restart-idUSL5N2CB6DT2020-04-24
Giammattei said last week the Guatemalan suspension would remain in place until the United States was able to certify people were being sent back virusfree NegativeYORK The United States plans to begin testing some migrants in detention for COVID19 before deporting them an official familiar with the effort said on Thursday after infections among deportees in Guatemala Haiti and Mexico http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-immigration/u-s-to-test-some-immigrants-for-coronavirus-before-deportation-idUSKCN2253SE2020-04-24
Guatemala said it would stop receiving deportees from the United States after dozens of returning migrants tested positive NegativeYORK The United States plans to begin testing some migrants in detention for COVID19 before deporting them an official familiar with the effort said on Thursday after infections among deportees in Guatemala Haiti and Mexico http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-immigration/u-s-to-test-some-immigrants-for-coronavirus-before-deportation-idUSKCN2253SE2020-04-24
Guatemalas foreign minister Pedro Brolo told lawmakers on Monday the government had pushed the United States to do more NegativeYORK The United States plans to begin testing some migrants in detention for COVID19 before deporting them an official familiar with the effort said on Thursday after infections among deportees in Guatemala Haiti and Mexico http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-immigration/u-s-to-test-some-immigrants-for-coronavirus-before-deportation-idUSKCN2253SE2020-04-24
I think its encouraging that it is the United States a neighbour and close ally who is making this he told Reuters PositiveThe United States announced a http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-greenland/us-extends-economic-aid-to-greenland-to-counter-china-russia-in-arctic-idUSKCN2251ZF2020-04-24
In 2003 it became the third country to put a man in space with its own rocket after the former Soviet Union and the United States PositiveBEIJING Chinas space agency on Friday unveiled the name of its first Mars exploration mission coinciding with Chinas annual Space Day and the 50th anniversary of the launch of its first satellite http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-space-exploration-china-mars/china-unveils-name-of-first-mars-exploration-mission-idUSKCN2260FJ2020-04-24
LONDON China did not cover up the novel coronavirus outbreak and so the United States should not seek to bully the Peoples Republic in a manner reminiscent of the 19th century European colonial wars the Chinese ambassador to London said on Thursday NegativeLONDON China did not cover up the novel coronavirus outbreak and so the United States should not seek to bully the Peoples Republic in a manner reminiscent of the 19th century European colonial wars the Chinese ambassador to London said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-unitedstates/there-was-no-china-cover-up-of-coronavirus-chinese-envoy-says-idUSKCN2251VL2020-04-24
MEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Thursday he expected an agreement to enable industrial supply chains linking the United States and Mexico to begin operating normally again pending a review by authorities PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Thursday he expected an agreement to enable industrial supply chains linking the United States and Mexico to begin operating normally again pending a review by authorities http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-trade/mexico-eyes-agreement-to-end-virus-induced-disruptions-to-u-s-mexico-supply-chains-idUSKCN2253122020-04-24
MEXICO CITY Mexico and the United States depend on each other when it comes to migration and it is important not to commercial activity between the two countries Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Thursday PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexico and the United States depend on each other when it comes to migration and it is important not to commercial activity between the two countries Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-u-s-need-each-other-on-migration-lopez-obrador-says-idUSKCN2252DH2020-04-24
Shale producers came into the crisis with already high debt levels namely from big investments to increase production across the United States in a bet on higher prices NegativeNEW YORK U.S. shale producers refiners and pipeline companies are scrambling for cash and face likely restructuring as they struggle under heavy debt loads while engulfed in the worst crisis the oil industry has faced http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-global-oil-usa-restructuring-focus/bankruptcy-looms-over-u-s-energy-industry-from-oil-fields-to-pipelines-idUSKCN2250FQ2020-04-24
Since then China has been racing to catch up with Russia and the United States and become a major space power by 2030 PositiveBEIJING Chinas space agency on Friday unveiled the name of its first Mars exploration mission coinciding with Chinas annual Space Day and the 50th anniversary of the launch of its first satellite http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-space-exploration-china-mars/china-unveils-name-of-first-mars-exploration-mission-idUSKCN2260FJ2020-04-24
The United States has been the biggest overall donor to the WHO contributing over million in 2019 roughly of its budget PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. House of Representatives Democrats accused the Trump administration of trying to the World Health Organization to distract from its handling of the coronavirus outbreak and urged an immediate restoration of funding to the U.N. health body according to a letter seen by Reuters on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-congress/u-s-democrats-back-scapegoat-who-as-trump-administration-keeps-up-attacks-idUSKCN2252RO2020-04-24
The United States plans this year to open a consulate in Greenlands capital Nuuk for the first time since 1953 PositiveThe United States announced a http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-greenland/us-extends-economic-aid-to-greenland-to-counter-china-russia-in-arctic-idUSKCN2251ZF2020-04-24
WASHINGTON The United States believes an Iranian military satellite launch this week was overseen by a highranking commander involved in past attacks on American targets a senior administration official said on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States believes an Iranian military satellite launch this week was overseen by a highranking commander involved in past attacks on American targets a senior administration official said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-military/iranian-satellite-launch-inconsistent-with-civilian-uses-u-s-official-idUSKCN2252S82020-04-24
WASHINGTON The United States must insist that developing countries disclose debt and other obligations to China as part of any future debt restructuring deal or international aid package 16 senior Republican senators told the Trump administration NegativeWASHINGTON The United States must insist that developing countries disclose debt and other obligations to China as part of any future debt restructuring deal or international aid package 16 senior Republican senators told the Trump administration http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-debt-usa/u-s-must-demand-transparency-of-chinese-debt-in-any-debt-restructuring-deals-senators-idUSKCN2260D92020-04-24
YORK The United States plans to begin testing some migrants in detention for COVID19 before deporting them an official familiar with the effort said on Thursday after infections among deportees in Guatemala Haiti and Mexico NegativeYORK The United States plans to begin testing some migrants in detention for COVID19 before deporting them an official familiar with the effort said on Thursday after infections among deportees in Guatemala Haiti and Mexico http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-immigration/u-s-to-test-some-immigrants-for-coronavirus-before-deportation-idUSKCN2253SE2020-04-24
At homeless shelters across the United States where only a few cases of COVID19 had been identified testing found much more widespread infection among residents and staff with the novel coronavirus that causes the respiratory disease researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported NegativeAt homeless shelters across the United States where only a few cases of COVID19 had been identified testing found much more widespread infection among residents and staff with the novel coronavirus that causes the respiratory disease researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-homelessness/coronavirus-spreads-easily-in-u-s-homeless-shelters-cdc-says-idUSKCN2243IY2020-04-23
Auto retail sales in the United States are beginning to recover from a massive slump in March due to the outbreak of the coronavirus and nationwide stayathome orders according to analysts at research firm J.D. Power on Wednesday NegativeAuto retail sales in the United States are beginning to recover from a massive slump in March due to the outbreak of the coronavirus and nationwide stayathome orders according to analysts at research firm J.D. Power on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-autos/u-s-auto-sales-show-signs-of-life-after-gloomy-coronavirus-march-j-d-power-idUSKCN2242X92020-04-23
BRUSSELS The European Union has urged the United States to ease its sanctions on Iran and approve economic aid to help deal with the coronavirus pandemic but its calls were rejected the EUs top diplomat said on Wednesday NegativeBRUSSELS The European Union has urged the United States to ease its sanctions on Iran and approve economic aid to help deal with the coronavirus pandemic but its calls were rejected the EUs top diplomat said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-iran-eu/eu-regrets-u-s-refusal-to-allow-economic-aid-for-iran-to-fight-coronavirus-idUSKCN22431Y2020-04-23
But it is facing labour shortages and higher costs as it sources controllers and microprocessors from Germany the United States and China AgVa cofounder Diwakar Vaish said NegativeBENGALURU Indian medical device makers racing to churn out ventilators as domestic COVID19 cases spike have been beset by supply bottlenecks cost overruns and labour shortages that are delaying their efforts to produce an affordable device http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-india-ventilators/india-battles-supply-snags-in-race-to-build-affordable-ventilators-idUSKCN22416J2020-04-23
Florida Republican Senator Marco Rubio told Reuters that the United States reliance on China for defense components could pose a strategic military threat NegativeMOUNTAIN PASS Calif http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-rareearths-insight/american-quandary-how-to-secure-weapons-grade-minerals-without-china-idUSKCN2241KF2020-04-23
In the United States lawmakers have proposed legislation aimed at preventing the importation of goods made using forced labour in Xinjiang Negativeand IKEA said the organisation through which their suppliers source cotton had recently announced it would no longer be approving cotton from Xinjiang http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-cotton-china-trfn/uk-urged-to-stop-cotton-imports-made-in-chinese-prison-camps-idUSKCN2250162020-04-23
Iran responded immediately saying that the United States should focus on saving its military from the coronavirus outbreak instead of bullying NegativeIran said on Wednesday it successfully launched the countrys first military satellite into orbit triggering protests from the United States and stoking already high tensions over Tehrans nuclear and missile programs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-satellite/iran-says-it-puts-first-military-satellite-into-orbit-triggers-u-s-condemnation-idUSKCN2240LO2020-04-23
Kemp was among one of the last governors in the United States to impose the and socialdistancing orders that eventually covered about of the U.S. population NegativeATLANTA Rebecca Hardin is tired of stayathome restrictions that weeks ago shut down the Atlanta hair salon where she works but she wondered if an order by the states governor allowing some businesses to reopen this week was a little premature http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-georgia/georgia-residents-torn-between-desire-to-return-to-work-and-fear-of-coronavirus-resurgence-idUSKCN2241BV2020-04-23
NEW President Donald Trump said he will sign an executive order temporarily barring some immigrants from seeking permanent residency in the United States saying it will protect Americans seeking to regain jobs lost due to the coronavirus pandemic NegativeNEW President Donald Trump said he will sign an executive order temporarily barring some immigrants from seeking permanent residency in the United States saying it will protect Americans seeking to regain jobs lost due to the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-corornavirus-usa-immigration-e/explainer-trumps-virus-linked-immigration-crackdown-in-line-with-long-term-goals-idUSKCN22433E2020-04-23
News of the deaths in California could improve public health officials understanding of how the outbreak took hold in the United States NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/coronavirus-circulated-in-u-s-weeks-earlier-than-thought-mistaken-for-flu-health-official-says-idUSKCN2240Z62020-04-23
Refiners have been largely absent from oil markets in the United States in recent days as they slash processing rates and as demand dries up physical oil market sources said NegativeSaudi Arabia is exploring rerouting millions of barrels of oil onboard tankers sailing to the United States if President Donald Trump decides to block imports of crude from the kingdom shipping and trade sources say http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-saudi-tankers/saudi-arabia-may-re-route-tankers-if-u-s-imposes-crude-import-ban-sources-say-idUSKCN22427W2020-04-23
SYDNEY April 23 Nippon Life Insurance Co plans to boost its holdings of foreign bonds without currency hedging and FXhedged credit products in the United States and Europe in the current fiscal year to March a senior company official said on Thursday PositiveSYDNEY April 23 Nippon Life Insurance Co plans to boost its holdings of foreign bonds without currency hedging and FXhedged credit products in the United States and Europe in the current fiscal year to March a senior company official said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/japan-insurer-nipponlife/nippon-life-to-target-foreign-bonds-without-currency-hedging-fx-hedged-credits-idUSL3N2CA0XI2020-04-23
Saudi Arabia is exploring rerouting millions of barrels of oil onboard tankers sailing to the United States if President Donald Trump decides to block imports of crude from the kingdom shipping and trade sources say NegativeSaudi Arabia is exploring rerouting millions of barrels of oil onboard tankers sailing to the United States if President Donald Trump decides to block imports of crude from the kingdom shipping and trade sources say http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-saudi-tankers/saudi-arabia-may-re-route-tankers-if-u-s-imposes-crude-import-ban-sources-say-idUSKCN22427W2020-04-23
Some Russian regions have experienced shortages of protective gear for medical workers but the country has still exported equipment to countries including the United States Italy and Serbia NegativeMOSCOW Dozens of Russian communists defied Moscows coronavirus lockdown on Wednesday by marching across Red Square to lay flowers outside Vladimir Lenins tomb to mark 150 years since the birth of the Bolshevik leader http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-lenin-anniversary-russia/russian-communists-defy-lockdown-with-red-square-parade-for-lenins-150th-idUSKCN22423L2020-04-23
The Gulf Coast is the second biggest destination in the United States for Saudi oil and storage there was about full PositiveSaudi Arabia is exploring rerouting millions of barrels of oil onboard tankers sailing to the United States if President Donald Trump decides to block imports of crude from the kingdom shipping and trade sources say http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-saudi-tankers/saudi-arabia-may-re-route-tankers-if-u-s-imposes-crude-import-ban-sources-say-idUSKCN22427W2020-04-23
The United States has by far the worlds largest number of confirmed coronavirus cases at more than 830000 NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/coronavirus-circulated-in-u-s-weeks-earlier-than-thought-mistaken-for-flu-health-official-says-idUSKCN2240Z62020-04-23
The United States has the worlds largest number of cases at over 830000 NegativeMore states in the U.S. South and Midwest signaled readiness on Wednesday to reopen their economies in hopes the worst of the coronavirus pandemic had passed but Californias governor held firm to sweeping stayathome orders and business closures http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/more-u-s-states-make-plans-to-reopen-california-holds-firm-idUSKCN2241XD2020-04-23
The United States has the worlds largest number of coronavirus cases at over 830000 with 47050 deaths as of Wednesday NegativeTwo cats in New York have become the first pets in the United States to test positive for the new coronavirus but there is no evidence pets can spread the virus to humans according to U.S. health authorities http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-cdc-cats/two-new-york-cats-become-first-u-s-pets-to-test-positive-for-covid-19-idUSKCN2243G62020-04-23
The United States should focus on saving its military from the coronavirus an Iranian armed forces spokesman said on Wednesday NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had instructed the U.S. Navy to fire on any Iranian ships that harass it at sea but said later he was not changing the militarys rules of engagement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-military/trump-tells-navy-to-destroy-iranian-gunboats-if-they-harass-american-ships-idUSKCN2241UK2020-04-23
The United States strongly opposes Chinas bullying we hope other nations will hold them to he said NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo hit out at Beijing again on Wednesday over the coronavirus outbreak and accused it of taking advantage of the pandemic to bully neighbors even as he welcomed Chinas provision of essential medical supplies http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-pompeo/pompeo-renews-criticism-of-china-over-virus-but-welcomes-supplies-idUSKCN2242G92020-04-23
The United States wants to curb its reliance on China for specialized minerals used to make weapons and hightech equipment but it faces a Catch22 NegativeMOUNTAIN PASS Calif http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-rareearths-insight/american-quandary-how-to-secure-weapons-grade-minerals-without-china-idUSKCN2241KF2020-04-23
The investment according to tech and retail analysts will give Facebook new means to expand in India its biggest market outside of the United States PositiveFor Reliance the deal will help the oiltoretail group which bet over billion on the Jio telecoms venture reduce its debt load http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-reliance-jio/facebook-bets-on-india-with-5-7-billion-reliance-deal-idUSKCN22404I2020-04-23
The move came as debate heats up in the United States the worlds busiest domestic market on how to apply rules on social distancing or protective gear to air travel NegativeThe European Commission will next month present a set of rules for the safe reopening of air travel when coronavirus lockdowns end including social distancing in airports and planes while some U.S. airlines are taking their own protective measures http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-eu-airlines/eu-says-air-travel-will-need-social-distancing-u-s-airlines-taking-their-own-steps-idUSKCN2242132020-04-23
The slump in demand triggered by the novel coronavirus and the hunt for storage options had prompted the United States to consider such action NegativeSaudi Arabia is exploring rerouting millions of barrels of oil onboard tankers sailing to the United States if President Donald Trump decides to block imports of crude from the kingdom shipping and trade sources say http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-saudi-tankers/saudi-arabia-may-re-route-tankers-if-u-s-imposes-crude-import-ban-sources-say-idUSKCN22427W2020-04-23
Trump said on Monday he would look possibly stopping Saudi shipments to the United States NegativeSaudi Arabia is exploring rerouting millions of barrels of oil onboard tankers sailing to the United States if President Donald Trump decides to block imports of crude from the kingdom shipping and trade sources say http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-saudi-tankers/saudi-arabia-may-re-route-tankers-if-u-s-imposes-crude-import-ban-sources-say-idUSKCN22427W2020-04-23
Two cats in New York have become the first pets in the United States to test positive for the new coronavirus but there is no evidence pets can spread the virus to humans according to U.S. health authorities NegativeTwo cats in New York have become the first pets in the United States to test positive for the new coronavirus but there is no evidence pets can spread the virus to humans according to U.S. health authorities http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-cdc-cats/two-new-york-cats-become-first-u-s-pets-to-test-positive-for-covid-19-idUSKCN2243G62020-04-23
Two sources said Saudi Arabia was looking into whether it could reroute the cargoes elsewhere if the United States halted imports NegativeSaudi Arabia is exploring rerouting millions of barrels of oil onboard tankers sailing to the United States if President Donald Trump decides to block imports of crude from the kingdom shipping and trade sources say http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-saudi-tankers/saudi-arabia-may-re-route-tankers-if-u-s-imposes-crude-import-ban-sources-say-idUSKCN22427W2020-04-23
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that the United States has called on China to permanently close its wildlife wet markets citing links between those markets and zoonotic diseases NegativeU.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that the United States has called on China to permanently close its wildlife wet markets citing links between those markets and zoonotic diseases http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-china/pompeo-u-s-calls-on-china-to-permanently-close-wildlife-wet-markets-idUSKCN2250E82020-04-23
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Wednesday ordered a temporary block on some foreigners from permanent residence in the United States saying he wanted to protect American workers and jobs during the coronavirus pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Wednesday ordered a temporary block on some foreigners from permanent residence in the United States saying he wanted to protect American workers and jobs during the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-immigration/trump-order-temporarily-limits-u-s-immigration-during-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKCN2241M82020-04-23
WASHINGTON Senator Edward Markey a Democrat and online privacy advocate said in a letter released Wednesday that any digital coronavirus contact tracing should be voluntary transparent and collect only the information needed to identify who might be at risk of contracting the respiratory ailment that has killed more than 45000 people in the United States NegativeWASHINGTON Senator Edward Markey a Democrat and online privacy advocate said in a letter released Wednesday that any digital coronavirus contact tracing should be voluntary transparent and collect only the information needed to identify who might be at risk of contracting the respiratory ailment that has killed more than 45000 people in the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-contract-tracing-m/u-s-lawmaker-says-any-covid-19-contact-tracing-tech-should-be-voluntary-and-limited-idUSKCN2243D82020-04-23
While the Navy has the authority to act in selfdefense Trumps comments appeared to go further and were likely to stoke tensions between Iran and the United States NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had instructed the U.S. Navy to fire on any Iranian ships that harass it at sea but said later he was not changing the militarys rules of engagement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-military/trump-tells-navy-to-destroy-iranian-gunboats-if-they-harass-american-ships-idUSKCN2241UK2020-04-23
demand however is down by roughly in the United States and oversupply is expected to linger for months NegativeNEW YORK U.S. shale producers refiners and pipeline companies are scrambling for cash and face likely restructuring as they struggle under heavy debt loads and a dual shock in the worst crisis the oil industry has faced http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-oil-usa-restructuring/bankruptcy-looms-over-u-s-energy-industry-from-oil-fields-to-pipelines-idUSKCN2250FQ2020-04-23
A second wave of the coronavirus is expected to hit the United States next winter and could strike much harder than the first because it would likely arrive at the start of influenza season the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned on Tuesday NegativeA second wave of the coronavirus is expected to hit the United States next winter and could strike much harder than the first because it would likely arrive at the start of influenza season the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-winter/cdc-chief-warns-second-covid-19-wave-may-be-worse-arriving-with-flu-season-idUSKCN2233E82020-04-22
Death rates in Georgia Colorado and Ohio are close to the national average but their testing rates are among the lowest in the United States according to a Reuters analysis NegativeWASHINGTON A handful of mostly southern U.S. states will begin loosening economic restrictions this week in the midst of a still virulent pandemic providing a livefire test of whether Americas communities can start to reopen without triggering a surge that may force them to close again http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-georgia-analys/georgia-tests-boundaries-of-life-post-pandemic-with-risky-reopening-idUSKCN2233842020-04-22
Early on in South Africas coronavirus crisis Ramaphosa took drastic measures to try to prevent the kind of runaway epidemic that has devastated the United States and much of Europe NegativeJOHANNESBURG South African President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a 500 billion rand http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-safrica/south-africas-ramaphosa-pledges-covid-19-rescue-package-worth-10-of-gdp-idUSKCN22334A2020-04-22
In the United States onshore storage tanks are mostly reserved for local refineries which are using railcars to store crude as well as gasoline and diesel NeutralYORK Oil traders are struggling to find enough ships railcars caverns and pipelines to store fuel as more conventional storage facilities fill up amid abundant supply and plummeting demand due to the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-oil-storage/ships-trains-caves-oil-traders-chase-storage-space-in-world-awash-with-fuel-idUSKCN2240MF2020-04-22
It currently has three factories two of which are in Europe and a third in the United States PositiveThe new lunch menu will feature pastas and lasagna made with Beyond Meats plantbased alternative beef products and also include dishes from Omnipork a plantbased pork alternative brand http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-starbucks-beyond-meat-china/starbucks-brings-beyond-meat-and-oatly-to-china-with-new-plant-based-lunch-menu-idUSKBN2230AS2020-04-22
Kim has sought to have international sanctions against his country eased but has refused to give up his nuclear weapons which pose a threat to the United States NegativeSouth Korean and Chinese officials and sources familiar with U.S. intelligence on Tuesday cast doubt on reports that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is gravely ill after a cardiovascular procedure while the White House said it was closely monitoring the matter http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-politics/u-s-monitors-reports-of-north-korean-leaders-illness-south-korea-china-doubtful-idUSKBN2230112020-04-22
NEW YORK Kelly Rowland Halle Berry and Anthony Anderson are among a host of black celebrities taking on the coronavirus epidemic as the disease continues to disproportionately affect minorities in the United States PositiveNEW YORK Kelly Rowland Halle Berry and Anthony Anderson are among a host of black celebrities taking on the coronavirus epidemic as the disease continues to disproportionately affect minorities in the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-african-americans/singer-kelly-rowland-joins-u-s-coronavirus-special-to-aid-black-community-idUSKCN2232P42020-04-22
Oil producers refiners and traders are also turning to more unusual tactics such as storing crude and fuel in railcars in northeastern United States or in unused pipelines NegativeYORK Oil traders are struggling to find enough ships railcars caverns and pipelines to store fuel as more conventional storage facilities fill up amid abundant supply and plummeting demand due to the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-oil-storage/ships-trains-caves-oil-traders-chase-storage-space-in-world-awash-with-fuel-idUSKCN2240MF2020-04-22
Petronas and Malaysias foreign ministry have not commented on the situation but the United States has called on China to stop its bullying in the South China Sea NegativeKUALA LUMPUR An Australian frigate has joined three U.S. warships in the South China Sea near an area where a Chinese vessel is suspected to be exploring for oil near waters also claimed by Vietnam and Malaysia officials said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-security-malaysia/australia-joins-u-s-ships-in-south-china-sea-amid-rising-tension-idUSKCN2240FS2020-04-22
SEOUL As Detroits automakers shut production in March due to the coronavirus pandemic South Koreas Hyundai Motor cranked up its factories back home to ship cars to the United States a move that is proving costly for the worlds fifthlargest auto group NegativeSEOUL As Detroits automakers shut production in March due to the coronavirus pandemic South Koreas Hyundai Motor cranked up its factories back home to ship cars to the United States a move that is proving costly for the worlds fifthlargest auto group http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-hyundai-motor-focu/no-takers-hyundai-cars-sit-in-u-s-ports-as-virus-keeps-buyers-away-idUSKCN2233D12020-04-22
Since then nearly 810000 people have tested positive in the United States and more than 45000 have died from the disease NegativeA second wave of the coronavirus is expected to hit the United States next winter and could strike much harder than the first because it would likely arrive at the start of influenza season the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-winter/cdc-chief-warns-second-covid-19-wave-may-be-worse-arriving-with-flu-season-idUSKCN2233E82020-04-22
Swedens Ericsson on Wednesday reported quarterly core earnings ahead of market estimates as demand for 5G network equipment stayed strong even as the coronavirus outbreak wreaked havoc in its main markets China and the United States PositiveSwedens Ericsson on Wednesday reported quarterly core earnings ahead of market estimates as demand for 5G network equipment stayed strong even as the coronavirus outbreak wreaked havoc in its main markets China and the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-ericsson-results/ericsson-beats-first-quarter-core-profit-estimates-defying-virus-outbreak-idUSKCN2240G42020-04-22
The Trump administration filed paperwork in November to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement the 2015 global pact to fight climate change NegativeResidents of China and Saudi Arabia meanwhile have become more proud of their countries environmental efforts said the research by Gallup a prominent U.S.based polling group http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-climate-poll-trfn/americans-russians-growing-less-satisfied-with-environmental-efforts-idUSKCN2240D72020-04-22
The United States has accused China of pushing its presence in the South China Sea while other claimants are preoccupied with the coronavirus NegativeKUALA LUMPUR An Australian frigate has joined three U.S. warships in the South China Sea near an area where a Chinese vessel is suspected to be exploring for oil near waters also claimed by Vietnam and Malaysia officials said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-security-malaysia/australia-joins-u-s-ships-in-south-china-sea-amid-rising-tension-idUSKCN2240FS2020-04-22
The United States has more coronavirus cases than any other country by far and immigration is effectively cut off anyway at the moment through border restrictions and flight bans NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his new U.S. immigration ban would last 60 days and apply to those seeking cards for permanent residency in an effort to protect Americans seeking to regain jobs lost because of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-immigration/trump-immigration-ban-to-last-60-days-target-those-seeking-permanent-residency-idUSKCN2232VC2020-04-22
The most popular Netflix plan in the United States costs nearly double the cost for PositiveWe expect viewing to decline and membership growth to decelerate as home confinement Netflix said in a letter to shareholders http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-netflix-results/netflix-doubles-expected-signups-but-warns-coronavirus-boost-may-fade-idUSKCN2233372020-04-22
The poll was conducted during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic which has infected at least 795000 people and killed more than 43000 in the United States NegativeNEW YORK A bipartisan majority of Americans said they want to continue to shelter in place to protect themselves from the coronavirus despite the impact to the economy according to a opinion poll that also showed a decline in approval of Trumps response to the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-poll/despite-scattered-protests-most-americans-support-shelter-in-place-reuters-ipsos-poll-shows-idUSKCN22336P2020-04-22
The service is expected to reach 75 million to 90 million global subscribers by 2025 with about 50 million of these coming from the United States the company said earlier PositiveIncs WarnerMedia said on Tuesday its streaming service HBO Max will launch on May 27 featuring original shows like Love and new episodes of the popular Looney Tunes http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-at-t-hbo-max/streaming-service-hbo-max-to-launch-on-may-27-idUSKCN2231X72020-04-22
Trump initially downplayed the seriousness of the coronavirus which has killed more than 43000 people in the United States out of nearly 800000 cases as of Tuesday NegativeMissouri on Tuesday became the first U.S. state to sue the Chinese government over its handling of the coronavirus saying that Chinas response to the outbreak that originated in Wuhan city led to devastating economic losses in the state http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-lawsuit/in-a-first-missouri-sues-china-over-coronavirus-economic-losses-idUSKCN2232US2020-04-22
Two South Korean government officials rejected a subsequent CNN report citing an unnamed U.S. official saying that the United States was monitoring that Kim was in grave danger after surgery NegativeSouth Korean and Chinese officials and sources familiar with U.S. intelligence on Tuesday cast doubt on reports that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is gravely ill after a cardiovascular procedure while the White House said it was closely monitoring the matter http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-politics/u-s-monitors-reports-of-north-korean-leaders-illness-south-korea-china-doubtful-idUSKBN2230112020-04-22
WASHINGTON Chinas ambassador to the United States took a thinly veiled swipe at U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday by criticizing politicians bent on making groundless that distract from scientific information on the deadly coronavirus NegativeWASHINGTON Chinas ambassador to the United States took a thinly veiled swipe at U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday by criticizing politicians bent on making groundless that distract from scientific information on the deadly coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/chinese-envoy-takes-veiled-swipe-at-trump-for-politicizing-coronavirus-idUSKCN2232UA2020-04-22
We would like to continue doing our utmost to gather and analyse information while working closely with the United States and Motegi told a regular news conference PositiveTOKYO Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Tuesday the government would make every effort to gather information and analysis following media reports regarding the health of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-northkorea-politics-japan/japan-to-gather-information-following-reports-on-north-korea-leaders-health-idUSKBN2230QH2020-04-22
earlier told Reuters HBO Max will be available to 10 million customers who are also HBO subscribers in the United States at no extra charge PositiveInc http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-media-streaming-hbo-max/att-will-make-hbo-max-free-to-some-customers-sets-may-27-launch-idUSKCN2232K92020-04-22
earlier told Reuters it is expecting to reach 10 million customers who are also HBO subscribers in the United States at no extra charge Positivedropped word in first http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/media-streaming-hbo-max/refile-att-will-make-hbo-max-free-to-some-customers-sets-may-27-launch-idUSL2N2C90L72020-04-22
Administration is Australias closest equivalent to the Chapter 11 bankruptcy provisions used to restructure companies in the United States NeutralMore than 10 parties have already expressed interest in recapitalizing Virgin which is continuing to fly a skeleton schedule under its current management team said Vaughan Strawbridge of Deloitte http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-virgin-australia/virgin-australia-falls-to-virus-crisis-appoints-administrator-to-find-investor-idUSKBN22234C2020-04-21
All three affected countries have far fewer confirmed cases of the disease than the United States NegativeMEXICO Mexico and Haiti have detected coronavirus infections among migrants deported recently from the United States officials said on Tuesday part of a growing trend of contagion among deportees http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-deportees/exporting-coronavirus-infections-among-u-s-deportees-reach-haiti-mexico-idUSKBN22305K2020-04-21
And in the United States a return to work is looking increasingly chaotic as some states relax lockdowns while others urging caution faced demonstrators demanding an end to restrictions NegativeSINGAPORE U.S. crude oil bounced back into positive territory on Tuesday but a historic plunge below zero rattled investors and triggered the steepest drop in Asian stock markets in a month http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/crude-costs-money-again-after-shock-crash-stocks-stay-in-doldrums-idUSKBN2230012020-04-21
BENGALURU Indias Infosys suspended its fullyear 2021 revenue forecast on Monday joining its software outsourcing rivals in flagging a hit to its business as the coronavirus pandemic freezes client activity in the United States and Europe NegativeBENGALURU Indias Infosys suspended its fullyear 2021 revenue forecast on Monday joining its software outsourcing rivals in flagging a hit to its business as the coronavirus pandemic freezes client activity in the United States and Europe http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-infosys-results/indias-infosys-suspends-fy-revenue-forecast-on-coronavirus-blow-idUSKBN2221M82020-04-21
BRASILIA Brazil appears set to embark cautiously on unconventional monetary policy using small interventions to tackle dysfunction in bond markets as it does with foreign exchange but the severity of the crisis may ultimately force it to emulate the dramatic steps taken in the United States and Europe NegativeBRASILIA Brazil appears set to embark cautiously on unconventional monetary policy using small interventions to tackle dysfunction in bond markets as it does with foreign exchange but the severity of the crisis may ultimately force it to emulate the dramatic steps taken in the United States and Europe http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-economy-qe-analysis/brazil-set-to-start-qe-cautiously-but-may-need-to-bring-out-bazooka-idUSKBN2221G12020-04-21
Beijing this month denounced criticism from the United States of its recent South China Sea moves saying Washington had been using the South China Sea issue to smear China NegativeChina is becoming increasingly assertive in the region as the coronavirus crisis eases on the mainland while raging elsewhere in the world with a crackdown in Hong Kong and sabrerattling around Taiwan and in the South China Sea http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-security/china-rattles-sabres-as-world-battles-coronavirus-pandemic-idUSKBN2230GC2020-04-21
China itself also faces multiple private lawsuits in the United States seeking damages related to the pandemic NegativeNEW YORK Residents of a suburban New York City county that was one of the earliest U.S. hot spots for the coronavirus sued the World Health Organization on Monday accusing it of gross negligence in covering up and responding to the COVID19 pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-westchester-lawsui/suburban-nyc-county-residents-sue-who-over-coronavirus-pandemic-response-idUSKBN2222P12020-04-21
Debate over the pace of restart and recovery has already spilled into the streets in the United States the worst hit nation globally as protests against lockdowns intensified NegativeU.S. crude climbs back to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-crude-claws-back-into-positive-territory-but-historic-crash-spooks-investors-idUSL4N2C90PV2020-04-21
GENEVA The head of the World Health Organization said on Monday that nothing in its coronavirus response had been from the United States as senior officials said U.S. technical experts had been an important part of the WHOs effort NeutralGENEVA The head of the World Health Organization said on Monday that nothing in its coronavirus response had been from the United States as senior officials said U.S. technical experts had been an important part of the WHOs effort http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/nothing-hidden-from-member-states-cdc-experts-on-board-who-chief-idUSKBN2222HD2020-04-21
Guatemala President Alejandro Giammattei said on Sunday a total of 50 migrants deported by the United States to the Central American country had tested positive for coronavirus NegativeMEXICO CITY At least 15 migrants from several countries tested positive for coronavirus at a northern Mexico shelter Tamaulipas state authorities said on Monday adding that a man carrying the virus and deported from Houston had infected most of the others http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-migration/deported-from-u-s-man-infects-14-migrants-with-coronavirus-in-northern-mexico-idUSKBN2222I52020-04-21
Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei said on Monday a total of 51 migrants deported by the United States to the Central American country had tested positive for the coronavirus NegativeMEXICO Mexico and Haiti have detected coronavirus infections among migrants deported recently from the United States officials said on Tuesday part of a growing trend of contagion among deportees http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-deportees/exporting-coronavirus-infections-among-u-s-deportees-reach-haiti-mexico-idUSKBN22305K2020-04-21
Harry 35 and Meghan 38 recently moved to the United States where they intend to launch a new charitable foundation after stepping away from their royal roles PositivePrince Harry and his wife Meghan have told Britains biggest tabloids that there would be zero with them in future because of their false and invasive coverage upping the stakes in their increasingly fraught relationship http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals-media/prince-harry-and-meghan-up-tabloid-war-by-cutting-ties-with-british-papers-idUSKBN2220272020-04-21
If the United States maintains social distancing then the planned production of nearly 190000 ventilators would be way beyond what we will Murray said PositiveYORK The Trump administration under pressure to do more to ramp up coronavirus testing in order to safely reopen the battered U.S. economy is highlighting this week a http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-ventilators/u-s-revs-up-ventilator-production-for-coronavirus-patients-as-need-wanes-idUSKBN22232Q2020-04-21
Immigration is largely halted into the United States anyway thanks to border restrictions and flight bans put in place as the virus spread across the globe NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Monday he will suspend all immigration into the United States temporarily through an executive order in response to the coronavirus outbreak and to protect American jobs http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-immigration/trump-says-he-will-suspend-all-immigration-into-u-s-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN2230852020-04-21
Japan with more than 260 virusrelated deaths according to public broadcaster NHK has avoided the kind of explosive outbreak that has plagued the United States and many European nations NegativeTOKYO Japanese police have reported that 11 people whose deaths were deemed to be unnatural in the past month subsequently tested positive for the new coronavirus media said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan/japan-tests-show-11-dead-were-infected-with-coronavirus-media-idUSKBN2230F62020-04-21
LONDON The markets are much less confident about Europe and the United States getting back to business ahead of the summer a Deutsche Bank investor survey showed on Monday even as some countries begin gradually reopening their economies NegativeLONDON The markets are much less confident about Europe and the United States getting back to business ahead of the summer a Deutsche Bank investor survey showed on Monday even as some countries begin gradually reopening their economies http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-health-coronavirus-survey/investors-much-less-confident-about-market-outlook-trump-re-election-chance-survey-idUSKBN2221YE2020-04-21
MEXICO Mexico and Haiti have detected coronavirus infections among migrants deported recently from the United States officials said on Tuesday part of a growing trend of contagion among deportees NegativeMEXICO Mexico and Haiti have detected coronavirus infections among migrants deported recently from the United States officials said on Tuesday part of a growing trend of contagion among deportees http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-deportees/exporting-coronavirus-infections-among-u-s-deportees-reach-haiti-mexico-idUSKBN22305K2020-04-21
That was in marked contrast to Turkeys festering dispute with the United States over U.S. support for Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria seen as a top security threat by Ankara NegativeISTANBUL Turkeys plans to switch on its new Russian missile defence systems have been delayed by the coronavirus outbreak but it does not intend to reverse a decision which has raised the threat of U.S. sanctions a senior Turkish official said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-turkey-usa/coronavirus-puts-missile-showdown-between-turkey-and-u-s-on-hold-idUSKBN22224M2020-04-21
The United States has accused China of taking advantage of the distraction of the pandemic to advance its presence in the South China Sea NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Two U.S. warships are operating in the South China Sea the Navy said on Tuesday with three regional security sources saying they were near an area of a standoff between China and Malaysia http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-security-malaysia/two-u-s-warships-in-south-china-sea-amid-china-malaysia-standoff-idUSKBN2230J92020-04-21
The United States has berthed one of its carriers in the region the Theodore Roosevelt in Guam with nearly of the crew testing positive for the coronavirus NegativeChina is becoming increasingly assertive in the region as the coronavirus crisis eases on the mainland while raging elsewhere in the world with a crackdown in Hong Kong and sabrerattling around Taiwan and in the South China Sea http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-security/china-rattles-sabres-as-world-battles-coronavirus-pandemic-idUSKBN2230GC2020-04-21
The United States has by far the worlds largest number of confirmed coronavirus cases with more than 780000 infections and over 42300 deaths according to a Reuters tally NegativeChina is becoming increasingly assertive in the region as the coronavirus crisis eases on the mainland while raging elsewhere in the world with a crackdown in Hong Kong and sabrerattling around Taiwan and in the South China Sea http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-security/china-rattles-sabres-as-world-battles-coronavirus-pandemic-idUSKBN2230GC2020-04-21
The United States has more than 760000 confirmed coronavirus cases infections and over 41100 deaths nearly half of them in the state of New York NegativeWASHINGTON White House adviser Peter Navarro charged on Monday that China may be withholding data about early coronavirus infections because it wants to win the commercial race to create a vaccine http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-heath-coronavirus-usa-navarro/china-may-be-keeping-coronavirus-data-for-commercial-gain-trump-adviser-idUSKBN22232W2020-04-21
The United States has the worlds largest number of confirmed coronavirus cases with more than 780000 infections up 27000 on Monday NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Monday he will suspend all immigration into the United States temporarily through an executive order in response to the coronavirus outbreak and to protect American jobs http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-immigration/trump-says-he-will-suspend-all-immigration-into-u-s-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN2230852020-04-21
The United States says the S400s which Moscow delivered to Turkey last July are incompatible with NATO defences and would jeopardise U.S. F35 stealth jets which Turkey planned to buy NegativeISTANBUL Turkeys plans to switch on its new Russian missile defence systems have been delayed by the coronavirus outbreak but it does not intend to reverse a decision which has raised the threat of U.S. sanctions a senior Turkish official said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-turkey-usa/coronavirus-puts-missile-showdown-between-turkey-and-u-s-on-hold-idUSKBN22224M2020-04-21
The United States the WHOs biggest donor by far now has the worlds largest epidemic of COVID19 the disease caused by the coronavirus NegativeGENEVA The head of the World Health Organization said on Monday that nothing in its coronavirus response had been from the United States as senior officials said U.S. technical experts had been an important part of the WHOs effort http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/nothing-hidden-from-member-states-cdc-experts-on-board-who-chief-idUSKBN2222HD2020-04-21
The extension comes as governments around the world including those of Australia Germany and the United States are gradually relaxing restrictions or considering doing so PositiveHONG KONG Hong Kongs government will extend restrictions aimed at tackling the coronavirus for another 14 days to preserve the citys success in keeping the number of cases down Chief Executive Carrie Lam said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-hongkong/hong-kong-extends-restrictions-to-preserve-success-of-coronavirus-efforts-idUSKBN22306V2020-04-21
Theyre getting it together in New Trump said of the state which has been an epicenter for the COVID19 pandemic in the United States NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was working with state governors to make sure they had the resources needed to ramp up coronavirus testing and added that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo would visit the White House to discuss the response to the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-trump/trump-says-he-is-working-with-governors-on-coronavirus-testing-cuomo-to-visit-white-house-idUSKBN22230C2020-04-21
WASHINGTON April 20 The United States on Monday called on China to allow freedom of movement to prominent rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang whom it said has been released after five years of unjust detention the U.S. State Department said in a statement PositiveWASHINGTON April 20 The United States on Monday called on China to allow freedom of movement to prominent rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang whom it said has been released after five years of unjust detention the U.S. State Department said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-rights-usa/u-s-calls-on-beijing-to-grant-freedom-of-movement-to-chinese-rights-lawyer-idUSL1N2C80F52020-04-21
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Monday he will suspend all immigration into the United States temporarily through an executive order in response to the coronavirus outbreak and to protect American jobs NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Monday he will suspend all immigration into the United States temporarily through an executive order in response to the coronavirus outbreak and to protect American jobs http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-immigration/trump-says-he-will-suspend-all-immigration-into-u-s-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN2230852020-04-21
WASHINGTON The United States continues to object to Turkeys purchase of Russian missile defense systems and is deeply with reports that Ankara is continuing its efforts to make the weapons operational U.S. State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus told Reuters on Monday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States continues to object to Turkeys purchase of Russian missile defense systems and is deeply with reports that Ankara is continuing its efforts to make the weapons operational U.S. State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus told Reuters on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-security-usa/u-s-says-deeply-concerned-with-reports-on-turkeys-efforts-to-turn-on-russian-missiles-idUSKBN2222US2020-04-21
WASHINGTON The United States on Monday called on China to allow freedom of movement to prominent rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang whom it said has been released after five years of unjust detention the U.S. State Department said in a statement PositiveWASHINGTON The United States on Monday called on China to allow freedom of movement to prominent rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang whom it said has been released after five years of unjust detention the U.S. State Department said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-rights-usa/u-s-calls-on-beijing-to-grant-freedom-of-movement-to-chinese-rights-lawyer-idUSKBN2221UK2020-04-21
Chinas path has been very saucershaped at according to Bernstein which notes that the country is about 50 days ahead of the United States in its outbreak and recovery NegativeThe U.S. stock market has rebounded swiftly despite a raft of terrible economic news driven by a massive boost from the Federal Reserve hopes of a successful reopening of the economy and possible coronavirus treatments as well as investors fearofmissingout http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-stocks/stock-market-gains-alongside-economic-pain-some-worry-about-over-optimism-idUSKBN2210NF2020-04-20
ISTANBUL Turkeys confirmed coronavirus cases have risen to 86306 Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Sunday the highest total for any country outside Europe or the United States NegativeISTANBUL Turkeys confirmed coronavirus cases have risen to 86306 Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Sunday the highest total for any country outside Europe or the United States http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-turkey/turkey-has-most-coronavirus-cases-outside-europe-and-u-s-idUSKBN2210P02020-04-20
Irans Revolutionary Guards warned the United States about its military activities in the Gulf on Sunday adding that their navy had as a result increased patrols which would also secure the passage of Iranian ships and combat fuel smuggling NegativeIrans Revolutionary Guards warned the United States about its military activities in the Gulf on Sunday adding that their navy had as a result increased patrols which would also secure the passage of Iranian ships and combat fuel smuggling http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-usa-gulf/irans-revolutionary-guards-say-have-increased-gulf-patrols-idUSKBN2210FB2020-04-20
Mass shootings are relatively rare in Canada which has tighter gun control laws than the United States PositivePORTAPIQUE Nova Scotia A gunman who at one point masqueraded as a policeman killed at least 16 people in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia during a 12hour rampage authorities said on Sunday in what was the countrys worst modernera mass shooting http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-canada-crime-nova-scotia/gunman-kills-at-least-16-in-nova-scotia-in-canadas-worst-mass-shooting-idUSKBN2210KO2020-04-20
The Guards statement on Sunday which said Iran will give a decisive response to any mistake by the United States in the Gulf provided the first confirmation of the incident NegativeIrans Revolutionary Guards warned the United States about its military activities in the Gulf on Sunday adding that their navy had as a result increased patrols which would also secure the passage of Iranian ships and combat fuel smuggling http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-usa-gulf/irans-revolutionary-guards-say-have-increased-gulf-patrols-idUSKBN2210FB2020-04-20
The United States has by far the worlds largest number of confirmed coronavirus cases with more than 750000 infections and over 40000 deaths NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Democrats and Republicans are near agreement on extra money to help small businesses hurt by the coronavirus pandemic and could seal a deal as early as Monday President Donald Trump said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-congress/coronavirus-relief-deal-for-u-s-small-businesses-may-come-monday-trump-says-idUSKBN2210ID2020-04-20
The United States has by far the worlds largest number of confirmed coronavirus cases with more than 750000 infections and over 40500 deaths according to a Reuters tally NegativeProtests flared in U.S. states on Sunday over stayathome orders while governors disputed President Donald Trumps claims they have enough tests for the novel coronavirus and should quickly reopen their economies http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/more-u-s-protests-call-for-lifting-coronavirus-restrictions-as-governors-push-back-idUSKBN2210MH2020-04-20
While the coronavirus epidemic in China has been momentarily halted in the United States it is spreading from cities to suburbs and rural areas NegativeWynn Resorts Chief Executive Officer Matt Maddox on Sunday called on the Nevada governor to begin to reopen the Las Vegas Strip in mid to late May with extensive safety measures in place assuming the state is in line with certain benchmarks around the spread of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-wynn/wynn-resorts-ceo-calls-for-las-vegas-strip-to-conditionally-reopen-in-mid-to-late-may-idUSKBN2210PW2020-04-20
KUALA LUMPUR The United States called on China on Saturday to stop bullying in the South China Sea and said it was concerned by reports of Beijings provocative aimed at offshore oil and gas developments in the disputed waters NegativeKUALA LUMPUR The United States called on China on Saturday to stop bullying in the South China Sea and said it was concerned by reports of Beijings provocative aimed at offshore oil and gas developments in the disputed waters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-malaysia-china-southchinasea/u-s-says-china-should-stop-bullying-behaviour-in-south-china-sea-idUSKBN2200N42020-04-19
One Muslim imam said many funeral homes in the United States are no longer allowing the Islamic ritual of washing the body before burial for fear of spreading the disease NegativeReverend Manuel Dorantes closed his eyes took a breath to calm his fear and prayed when word came that Cardinal Blase Joseph Cupich had put out a call for volunteers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-churches/protective-gear-cellphone-video-chats-how-americas-clergy-minister-to-covid-19-patients-idUSKBN2200JN2020-04-19
The United States condemns the arrest of prodemocracy advocates in Hong U.S Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said NegativeHONG KONG Foreign governments criticized the arrest of 15 Hong Kong democracy activists in a police sweep on charges of organizing and participating in antigovernment protests last year http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests-arrests/foreign-governments-condemn-hong-kong-protest-arrests-idUSKBN2210362020-04-19
The United States has by far the worlds largest number of confirmed coronavirus cases with more than 720000 infections and over 37000 deaths NegativeNEW YORK Demonstrations to demand an end to stayathome measures that have pummelled the U.S. economy spread to Texas on Saturday as the governor at the epicentre of the U.S. coronavirus crisis said his state of New York may finally be past the worst http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/u-s-stay-at-home-frustration-spreads-coronavirus-battered-new-york-says-may-be-past-the-worst-idUSKBN2200OB2020-04-19
The president thanked the king for Bahrains strong support for efforts to achieve peace in the Middle East and for hosting the United States Fifth Fleet PositiveBahrains King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa expressed his appreciation for U.S. President Donald Trumps efforts in achieving stability in energy markets to boost global economy growth state news agency BNA said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bahrain-united-states-energy/bahrains-king-applauds-trumps-efforts-in-achieving-stability-in-energy-markets-idUSKBN2200W42020-04-19
Vice President Mike Pence said on Friday the United States had the capacity to do a sufficient amount of testing for states to move into a phase one of reopening PositiveNEW YORK Demonstrations to demand an end to stayathome measures that have pummelled the U.S. economy spread to Texas on Saturday as the governor at the epicentre of the U.S. coronavirus crisis said his state of New York may finally be past the worst http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/u-s-stay-at-home-frustration-spreads-coronavirus-battered-new-york-says-may-be-past-the-worst-idUSKBN2200OB2020-04-19
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump spoke to South Korean President Moon Jaein on Saturday and expressed appreciation for his countrys help in procuring COVID19 tests for the United States the White House said PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trump spoke to South Korean President Moon Jaein on Saturday and expressed appreciation for his countrys help in procuring COVID19 tests for the United States the White House said http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-korea/trump-discusses-coronavirus-pandemic-with-south-korea-mexican-leaders-idUSKBN2200VQ2020-04-19
WINNIPEG Manitoba Canada and the United States have agreed to extend border restrictions for another 30 days to help control the spread of coronavirus Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Saturday NegativeWINNIPEG Manitoba Canada and the United States have agreed to extend border restrictions for another 30 days to help control the spread of coronavirus Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-canada/canada-u-s-extend-border-restrictions-30-days-to-control-coronavirus-spread-idUSKBN2200QC2020-04-19
A large part of it was the president said in a televised address referring to a flight carrying 73 Guatemalans that left the United States for Guatemala City on Monday NeutralGUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei said on Friday a large number of migrants on a deportation flight to Guatemala from the United States this week were infected with the coronavirus adding that U.S. authorities had confirmed a dozen cases http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-guatemala-deportee/many-migrants-on-u-s-deportation-flight-had-coronavirus-guatemalan-president-says-idUSKBN22002Q2020-04-18
China whose arsenal of an estimated 300 nuclear weapons is far smaller than those of Russia and the United States has rejected such talks NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told his Russian counterpart on Friday that any future arms control talks must focus on an American proposal for a new arms control accord that includes Russia and China the State Department said http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-russia-armscontrol/pompeo-tells-russias-lavrov-any-new-arms-control-talks-must-include-china-idUSKBN21Z2P92020-04-18
Fourteen Japanese companies have scrapped plans for initial public offerings this month more than in the aftermath of the Sept 2001 attacks on the United States NegativeReported cases of the coronavirus have crossed 2 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKCN21Y0I12020-04-18
GUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei said on Friday a large number of migrants on a deportation flight to Guatemala from the United States this week were infected with the coronavirus adding that U.S. authorities had confirmed a dozen cases NegativeGUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei said on Friday a large number of migrants on a deportation flight to Guatemala from the United States this week were infected with the coronavirus adding that U.S. authorities had confirmed a dozen cases http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-guatemala-deportee/many-migrants-on-u-s-deportation-flight-had-coronavirus-guatemalan-president-says-idUSKBN22002Q2020-04-18
KIEV A Kiev court has rejected an appeal by Chinese investors to unfreeze the shares of a Ukrainian aircraft engine maker a setback for the Chinese company that has sought to acquire the Ukrainian firm in a deal opposed by the United States NegativeKIEV A Kiev court has rejected an appeal by Chinese investors to unfreeze the shares of a Ukrainian aircraft engine maker a setback for the Chinese company that has sought to acquire the Ukrainian firm in a deal opposed by the United States http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ukraine-motorsich/ukraine-court-rejects-chinese-appeal-in-aerospace-deal-opposed-by-washington-idUSKBN21Z1AY2020-04-18
MOSCOW Russias Foreign Ministry said on Friday that by taking some of Mexicos share of oil output cuts as part of a global deal the United States took care of the market it was not an act of charity Interfax reported NegativeMOSCOW Russias Foreign Ministry said on Friday that by taking some of Mexicos share of oil output cuts as part of a global deal the United States took care of the market it was not an act of charity Interfax reported http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-global-oil-russia/russia-praises-u-s-for-taking-some-of-mexicos-oil-output-cut-ifx-idUSKBN21Z19N2020-04-18
Saudi Arabia is set to sell about 600000 barrels of crude per day to the United States in April which will be the highest volume in a year Bloomberg reported PositiveSaudi Arabia is set to sell about 600000 barrels of crude per day to the United States in April which will be the highest volume in a year Bloomberg reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-oil-usa-saudi/saudi-arabia-to-sell-600000-barrels-of-oil-per-day-to-u-s-in-april-bloomberg-news-idUSKBN22003P2020-04-18
Spain has reported more than 180000 cases of the coronavirus and more than 19000 deaths placing it in the top three worstaffected countries along with the United States and Italy NegativeMADRID Carmaker SEAT plans to start up its plants in Spain on April 27 almost six weeks after it halted all output due to one of the worlds worst national outbreaks of the coronavirus the Volkswagen http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-spain-seat/seat-aims-to-restart-car-factories-in-spain-on-april-27-idUSKBN21Z2J52020-04-18
TOKYO Fourteen Japanese companies have scrapped plans for initial public offerings this month more than in the aftermath of the Sept 2001 attacks on the United States as the coronavirus pandemic looks set to plunge the economy into a deep recession NegativeTOKYO Fourteen Japanese companies have scrapped plans for initial public offerings this month more than in the aftermath of the Sept 2001 attacks on the United States as the coronavirus pandemic looks set to plunge the economy into a deep recession http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-stocks-ipo/japan-ipo-cancellations-hit-record-this-month-on-coronavirus-idUSKBN21Z0VC2020-04-18
The United States and China have competed for influence in Ukraine since its relations with Moscow soured when Russia annexed Ukraines Crimea peninsula in 2014 NegativeKIEV A Kiev court has rejected an appeal by Chinese investors to unfreeze the shares of a Ukrainian aircraft engine maker a setback for the Chinese company that has sought to acquire the Ukrainian firm in a deal opposed by the United States http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ukraine-motorsich/ukraine-court-rejects-chinese-appeal-in-aerospace-deal-opposed-by-washington-idUSKBN21Z1AY2020-04-18
The United States has accused China of taking advantage of the distraction of the coronavirus pandemic to advance its presence in the South China Sea NegativeKUALA LUMPUR A Chinese government survey ship is tagging an exploration vessel operated by Malaysias state oil company Petronas in disputed waters in the South China Sea three regional security sources said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-malaysia-china-southchinasea/chinese-and-malaysian-ships-in-south-china-sea-standoff-sources-idUSKBN21Z1TN2020-04-18
The United States has said it believed Pyongyang was earning some million a year from nearly 100000 workers abroad 50000 of whom were in China NegativeNEW YORK On Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-sanctions-un/photos-capture-north-korea-ships-sanctions-busting-in-chinese-waters-u-n-report-idUSKBN21Z3492020-04-18
The United States has zero tolerance for malicious cyber activity designed to undermine U.S. and international partners efforts to protect assist and inform the public during this global Pompeo said NegativeWASHINGTON The United States is concerned by the threat of a cyber attack against the Czech Republics healthcare sector U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday adding that anybody engaged in such activity should expect consequences http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-czech-cyber-usa/u-s-says-concerned-by-threat-of-cyber-attack-against-czech-republic-healthcare-idUSKBN22000J2020-04-18
The United States said on Thursday it had sent a CDC mission to assess the situation and test the migrants who remain in quarantine in a hospital NegativeGUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei said on Friday a large number of migrants on a deportation flight to Guatemala from the United States this week were infected with the coronavirus adding that U.S. authorities had confirmed a dozen cases http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-guatemala-deportee/many-migrants-on-u-s-deportation-flight-had-coronavirus-guatemalan-president-says-idUSKBN22002Q2020-04-18
The company so far has provided assistance in the United States Canada Britain Italy India France Mexico Spain Brazil and the Netherlands PositiveThe company so far has provided assistance in the United States Canada Britain Italy India France Mexico Spain Brazil and the Netherlands http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-netflix/netflix-adds-50-million-to-relief-fund-for-production-workers-idUSKBN21Z2WY2020-04-18
The original epicentre of the virus outbreak in Europe Italy has the worlds highest coronavirus death toll with more than 22000 fatalities second only to the United States NegativeMILAN Italy plans to use a smartphone app developed by tech startup Bending Spoons to track people who test positive for the new coronavirus as part of efforts to lift its nationwide lockdown http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-health-coronavirus-italy-technology/italy-tests-contact-tracing-app-to-speed-lockdown-exit-idUSKBN21Z0VJ2020-04-18
Theyre playing games with trade policy to prevent us the United States from getting the testing that we need NegativeWASHINGTON The United States has asked China to revise new export quality control rules for protective equipment needed in the coronavirus outbreak so they are not an obstacle to timely supplies a spokesman for the U.S. State Department said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-heath-coronavirus-usa-china/u-s-appeals-to-china-to-revise-export-rules-on-coronavirus-medical-gear-idUSKBN21Z07G2020-04-18
WASHINGTON The United States has asked China to revise new export quality control rules for protective equipment needed in the coronavirus outbreak so they are not an obstacle to timely supplies a spokesman for the U.S. State Department said NegativeWASHINGTON The United States has asked China to revise new export quality control rules for protective equipment needed in the coronavirus outbreak so they are not an obstacle to timely supplies a spokesman for the U.S. State Department said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-heath-coronavirus-usa-china/u-s-appeals-to-china-to-revise-export-rules-on-coronavirus-medical-gear-idUSKBN21Z07G2020-04-18
WASHINGTON The United States is concerned by the threat of a cyber attack against the Czech Republics healthcare sector U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday adding that anybody engaged in such activity should expect consequences NegativeWASHINGTON The United States is concerned by the threat of a cyber attack against the Czech Republics healthcare sector U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday adding that anybody engaged in such activity should expect consequences http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-czech-cyber-usa/u-s-says-concerned-by-threat-of-cyber-attack-against-czech-republic-healthcare-idUSKBN22000J2020-04-18
8 billion in subscribed capital from the United States that will help with the banks coronavirus response NegativeWASHINGTON World Bank President David Malpass on Thursday said the banks main lending arm for middleincome countries has received nearly http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-imf-worldbank-capital/world-banks-malpass-says-u-s-subscribed-to-ibrd-capital-increase-idUSKCN21Y2B82020-04-17
BERLIN German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the need for more global cooperation to tackle the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday and voiced support for the World Health Organisation after the United States cut its funding PositiveBERLIN German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the need for more global cooperation to tackle the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday and voiced support for the World Health Organisation after the United States cut its funding http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany/germanys-merkel-backs-who-as-calls-for-more-coronavirus-cooperation-idUSKBN21Y2QD2020-04-17
Current lockdown measures in Italy the country with the third highest number of confirmed cases after the United States and Spain have been imposed until May 3 NegativeMILAN Italys fashion leaders called on the government on Thursday to loosen restrictions imposed in response to the coronavirus crisis to allow them to resume some production warning that a prolonged lockdown risked irreparably damaging the sector http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-italy-fashion/italys-fashion-leaders-urge-rome-to-lift-restrictions-on-industry-idUSKBN21Y2RQ2020-04-17
El was extradited to the United States in 2017 and found guilty in a U.S. court last year on a host of drug trafficking charges NegativeMEXICO CITY A daughter of famed drug lord Joaquin El Guzman and several Mexican cartels have been doling out aid packages to help cashstrapped residents ride out the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-cartels/el-chapos-daughter-mexican-cartels-hand-out-coronavirus-aid-idUSKBN21Y3J72020-04-17
He did not say whether Moscow would pay for the potential ventilator shipments from the United States nor whether Russia needed them NeutralMOSCOW Russia would accept a kind by U.S. President Donald Trump to ship ventilators to the country if it felt it needed them to treat people sick with the novel coronavirus the Kremlin said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-usa/russia-will-accept-ventilators-from-united-states-if-needed-kremlin-idUSKCN21Y1I52020-04-17
Moderna plans to hire up to 150 new team members in the United States this year to support the rampup PositiveModerna Inc said on Thursday that it received a million contract from the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority to accelerate the development of its vaccine candidate for the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-moderna-funding/moderna-receives-483-million-barda-award-for-covid-19-vaccine-development-idUSKBN21Y3E02020-04-17
President Donald Trump rolled out his guidelines for how the United States can reopen businesses and schools shut down by the coronavirus Thursday evening PositivePresident Donald Trump rolled out his guidelines for how the United States can reopen businesses and schools shut down by the coronavirus Thursday evening http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-guidelines-fac/factbox-trumps-coronavirus-reopening-guidelines-idUSKBN21Y3HL2020-04-17
RAMALLAH West Bank The United States is giving million to the Palestinians to help them fight the coronavirus epidemic a U.S. envoy said on Thursday PositiveRAMALLAH West Bank The United States is giving million to the Palestinians to help them fight the coronavirus epidemic a U.S. envoy said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-palestinians/u-s-gives-5-million-to-palestinians-amid-pandemic-after-years-of-aid-cuts-idUSKBN21Y38E2020-04-17
The United States contributed more than million to the WHO in 2019 but Trump has accused it of promoting Chinese about the virus NegativeBERLIN German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the need for more global cooperation to tackle the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday and voiced support for the World Health Organisation after the United States cut its funding http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany/germanys-merkel-backs-who-as-calls-for-more-coronavirus-cooperation-idUSKBN21Y2QD2020-04-17
The United States has recorded more fatalities from COVID19 the respiratory disease caused by the new coronavirus than any other country with 30961 deaths and 636937 confirmed cases NegativeThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday spun synthetic swabs could be used for coronavirus testing by collecting a sample from the front of the nose http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-testing-fda/fda-approves-synthetic-swabs-for-coronavirus-testing-idUSKBN21Z01G2020-04-17
The United States is the worlds worstaffected country with fatalities doubling in just a week NegativeU.S. coronavirus deaths rose above 33000 on Thursday according to a Reuters tally even as President Donald Trump laid out White House guidelines for reopening the economy http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-casualties/u-s-coronavirus-death-toll-climbs-to-over-33000-reuters-tally-idUSKCN21Y2A52020-04-17
The United States opposes creation of liquidity through issuance of the IMFs Special Drawing Rights as part of the response to the pandemic U.S. treasury secretary said NegativeReported cases of the coronavirus crossed 2 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKCN21Y0I12020-04-17
WASHINGTON The United States has asked China to revise new export quality control rules for protective equipment needed during the coronavirus pandemic so they are not an obstacle to timely supplies a spokesman for the U.S. State Department said on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States has asked China to revise new export quality control rules for protective equipment needed during the coronavirus pandemic so they are not an obstacle to timely supplies a spokesman for the U.S. State Department said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-heath-coronavirus-usa-china/u-s-asks-china-to-revise-export-rules-for-coronavirus-medical-gear-idUSKBN21Z07G2020-04-17
Airlines are preserving cash as air travel plummets with coronavirus cases topping 615000 in the United States and 2 million globally according to a Reuters tally NegativeAirbus plans to start picking up production of the narrowbody jet from the current four per month by mid2021 at its Mirabel facility near Montreal Airbus spokeswoman Marcella Cortellazzi said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airbus-nl-production-a220/airbus-puts-off-planned-ramp-up-of-a220-jet-idUSKCN21X3DO2020-04-16
As of Wednesday night 30885 people in the United States had died of COVID19 the respiratory illness caused by the novel coronavirus according to a Reuters tally NegativeNEW YORK The death toll from the coronavirus pandemic in the United States approached 31000 on Wednesday as governors began cautiously preparing Americans for a postvirus life that would likely include public face coverings as the new normal http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/face-masks-may-be-new-normal-in-post-virus-life-as-u-s-prepares-gradual-reopening-idUSKCN21X25I2020-04-16
At this stage it is not clear whether the United States intends to halt its voluntary contributions its assessed contributions or both NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump has told his administration to temporarily halt funding to the World Health Organization in the midst of the COVID19 pandemic caused by the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-funding-explai/explainer-what-the-u-s-funds-freeze-could-mean-for-who-and-its-work-idUSKCN21X2A02020-04-16
China is willing to continue to share information and experience on epidemic prevention and control with the United States Yang said PositiveHONG KONG It is crucial that China and the United States properly manage their relations amid the coronavirus pandemic top Chinese diplomat Yang Jiechi told U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday Chinese state broadcaster CCTV reported http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-pompeo/china-u-s-must-cooperate-amid-coronavirus-top-chinese-diplomat-tells-pompeo-idUSKCN21X2BI2020-04-16
HONG KONG It is crucial that China and the United States properly manage their relations amid the coronavirus pandemic top Chinese diplomat Yang Jiechi told U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday Chinese state broadcaster CCTV reported PositiveHONG KONG It is crucial that China and the United States properly manage their relations amid the coronavirus pandemic top Chinese diplomat Yang Jiechi told U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday Chinese state broadcaster CCTV reported http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-pompeo/china-u-s-must-cooperate-amid-coronavirus-top-chinese-diplomat-tells-pompeo-idUSKCN21X2BI2020-04-16
He returned to the subject on Wednesday saying the United States has more cases because we do more reporting NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his government is trying to determine whether the coronavirus emanated from a lab in Wuhan China and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Beijing needs to come on what they know http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-china/trump-says-u-s-investigating-whether-virus-came-from-wuhan-lab-idUSKCN21Y01B2020-04-16
It was not immediately clear how much voluntary funding the United States had already provided for WHO programs in 2020 NegativeWASHINGTON The United States could redirect to other aid groups some million it would have paid the World Health Organization this year senior Trump administration officials said on Wednesday after President Donald Trump halted funding for the U.N. agency over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-who/u-s-funds-that-would-have-gone-to-who-could-be-given-to-aid-groups-trump-officials-idUSKCN21X2Z32020-04-16
Lyft said some 120000 drivers from across the United States had signed up for the delivery service since the company advertised the opportunity on March 20 PositiveThe U.S. company said the offer will also provide earning opportunities to drivers suffering from a neartotal collapse in demand for ridehailing trips http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-lyft-delivery/lyft-launches-meal-grocery-delivery-service-in-several-u-s-cities-idUSKCN21X33G2020-04-16
More than 30000 people have died in the United States from the epidemic NegativeNew York Governor Andrew Cuomo has hired highpowered consultants to develop a sciencebased plan for the safe economic reopening of the region that can thwart expected pressure from President Donald Trump to move more rapidly state government sources told Reuters on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-governors-excl/exclusive-new-york-taps-mckinsey-to-develop-trump-proof-economic-reopening-plan-idUSKCN21Y01V2020-04-16
NEW YORK The death toll from the coronavirus pandemic in the United States approached 31000 on Wednesday as governors began cautiously preparing Americans for a postvirus life that would likely include public face coverings as the new normal NegativeNEW YORK The death toll from the coronavirus pandemic in the United States approached 31000 on Wednesday as governors began cautiously preparing Americans for a postvirus life that would likely include public face coverings as the new normal http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/face-masks-may-be-new-normal-in-post-virus-life-as-u-s-prepares-gradual-reopening-idUSKCN21X25I2020-04-16
NEW YORK U.S. crude prices fell to an 18year low and Brent lost more than on Wednesday after the United States reported its biggest weekly inventory build on record while global demand is expected to fall to quartercentury lows due to the coronavirus pandemic NegativeNEW YORK U.S. crude prices fell to an 18year low and Brent lost more than on Wednesday after the United States reported its biggest weekly inventory build on record while global demand is expected to fall to quartercentury lows due to the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-sinks-after-record-19-million-barrel-u-s-crude-build-idUSKCN21X04E2020-04-16
Other factories in Germany as well as plants in Portugal Spain Russia and the United States will resume production starting April 27 PositiveFRANKFURT Volkswagen http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-volkswagen/volkswagen-to-resume-production-in-germany-starting-april-20-idUSKCN21X2V82020-04-16
Outside the United States it will take similar actions NeutralThe announcement comes weeks after the motorcycle maker withdrew its earnings forecast for this year saying pandemicinduced disruptions could dent its ability to supply and sell motorcycles http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-harley-davidson/harley-davidson-lays-off-staff-cuts-salaries-amid-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKCN21X2UE2020-04-16
Polio eradication remains a major WHO programme and the United States is a key contributor to this effort PositiveU.S. President Donald Trump has told his administration to temporarily halt funding to the World Health Organization in the midst of the COVID19 pandemic caused by the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-funding-explai/explainer-what-the-u-s-funds-freeze-could-mean-for-who-and-its-work-idUSKCN21X2A02020-04-16
The United States India China and South Korea have either offered or are considering such purchases the IEA added PositiveNEW YORK U.S. crude prices fell to an 18year low and Brent lost more than on Wednesday after the United States reported its biggest weekly inventory build on record while global demand is expected to fall to quartercentury lows due to the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-sinks-after-record-19-million-barrel-u-s-crude-build-idUSKCN21X04E2020-04-16
The United States is set to release its weekly jobless claims data on Thursday and the market expects a further 5 NeutralBy Koh Gui Qing http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asia-stocks-set-to-tumble-as-investors-fear-worst-recession-since-1930s-idUSL2N2C330W2020-04-16
The United States is the WHOs biggest overall donor PositiveMOSCOW Russia on Wednesday condemned U.S President Donald Trump for cutting funding to the World Health Organisation saying his decision was selfish and hurt a body that many countries were looking to for leadership amid the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-trump/russia-says-trump-move-to-cut-who-funding-over-coronavirus-is-selfish-idUSKCN21X1872020-04-16
The United States with the worlds thirdlargest population has now suffered the greatest number of reported fatalities from the coronavirus ahead of Italy and Spain NegativeNEW YORK The death toll from the coronavirus pandemic in the United States approached 31000 on Wednesday as governors began cautiously preparing Americans for a postvirus life that would likely include public face coverings as the new normal http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/face-masks-may-be-new-normal-in-post-virus-life-as-u-s-prepares-gradual-reopening-idUSKCN21X25I2020-04-16
The unemployment rate in the United States will almost certainly lift above shortly PositiveBy Koh Gui Qing http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asia-stocks-set-to-tumble-as-investors-fear-worst-recession-since-1930s-idUSL2N2C330W2020-04-16
The uprooting of crops come as food banks across the United States witness a surge in demand as millions face unemployment due to the lockdown NegativeHOLTVILLE Calif http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-lettuce/california-farmer-plows-under-lettuce-after-coronavirus-shutters-restaurant-market-idUSKCN21Y02M2020-04-16
There should be tractors rumbling across Jack Vesseys ranch pulling wagons full of freshcut romaine lettuce to be packed and shipped to restaurants and grocery stores across the United States PositiveHOLTVILLE Calif http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-lettuce/california-farmer-plows-under-lettuce-after-coronavirus-shutters-restaurant-market-idUSKCN21Y02M2020-04-16
WASHINGTON The United States could redirect to other aid groups some million it would have paid the World Health Organization this year senior Trump administration officials said on Wednesday after President Donald Trump halted funding for the U.N. agency over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON The United States could redirect to other aid groups some million it would have paid the World Health Organization this year senior Trump administration officials said on Wednesday after President Donald Trump halted funding for the U.N. agency over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-who/u-s-funds-that-would-have-gone-to-who-could-be-given-to-aid-groups-trump-officials-idUSKCN21X2Z32020-04-16
WASHINGTON Washington could still slap tariffs on oil imports to the United States if global crude producers fail to keep their pledges made over the weekend to reduce output the top U.S. energy diplomat said on Wednesday NegativeWASHINGTON Washington could still slap tariffs on oil imports to the United States if global crude producers fail to keep their pledges made over the weekend to reduce output the top U.S. energy diplomat said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-usa-tariffs/u-s-could-still-wield-oil-import-tariffs-if-opec-producers-break-deal-diplomat-idUSKCN21X2ZD2020-04-16
as France became the fourth country to report more than 15000 deaths due to the coronavirus after Italy Spain and the United States Negativea live blog on European stocks type in an Eikon news http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/european-shares-dip-as-focus-turns-to-corporate-earnings-idUSL3N2C31RZ2020-04-16
Across the United States up to 240000 oilrelated jobs will be lost this year about a third of the onshore and offshore oilfield workforce estimates consultancy Rystad Energy NegativeTexas oilman Mike Shellman has kept his MCA Petroleum Corp going for four decades drilling wells through booms and busts and always selling his crude to U.S. oil refiners http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-oil-shale-bust-insight/oil-in-the-age-of-coronavirus-a-u-s-shale-bust-like-no-other-idUSKCN21X0HC2020-04-15
Arizona on Tuesday said it would provide coronavirus antibody tests for 250000 healthcare workers and first responders in the largest such testing in the United States to date PositiveArizona on Tuesday said it would provide coronavirus antibody tests for 250000 healthcare workers and first responders in the largest such testing in the United States to date http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-arizona/arizona-to-test-250000-first-responders-healthcare-workers-for-covid-19-idUSKCN21X04W2020-04-15
Canyon Bridge was originally incorporated in the United States but has since moved to the Cayman Islands a spokesman said NeutralLONDON The British government should seek every mechanism to prevent the removal of the technology base of Imagination Technologies to China including seeking a Western buyer for the company British lawmaker David Davis said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-britain-imaginationtechnologies/uk-urged-to-stop-china-taking-control-of-imagination-tech-lawmaker-idUSKCN21W1FW2020-04-15
Daily fatalities in the United States from the coronavirus have fallen sharply and states are making plans to get businesses open again NegativeInvestors look for peak in coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-nurses-losses-as-hopes-of-pandemic-peak-support-risk-appetite-idUSL3N2C26562020-04-15
For several countries Google offers countylevel data which is helpful in countries such as the United States where lockdown orders are issued by county officials PositiveThe data would be aggregated so that requests from individual users would not be shown and it does not track individual users or their locations the company said http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-apple/apple-launches-site-to-show-how-coronavirus-lockdowns-affect-movement-idUSKCN21W2IN2020-04-15
Frontier Communications Corp has filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States the highspeed internet company said on Tuesday as it restructures finances to cut down its borrowings by more than billion NegativeFrontier Communications Corp has filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States the highspeed internet company said on Tuesday as it restructures finances to cut down its borrowings by more than billion http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-frontier-commn-bankruptcy/frontier-communications-files-for-bankruptcy-protection-idUSKCN21X0AW2020-04-15
Fujifilm is conducting clinical trials of Avigan on patients of COVID19 the disease caused by the novel coronavirus in Japan and the United States PositiveTOKYO Japans Fujifilm Holdings Corp said it has expanded manufacturing capacity to significantly production of its antiflu drug Avigan that is being tested as a treatment for COVID19 http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-fujifilm-avigan/fujifilm-says-significantly-boosts-capacity-for-covid-19-treatment-avigan-idUSKCN21X0GO2020-04-15
He has imposed a series of migration and traderelated demands on Lopez Obrador and said Mexico would the United States for the oil cuts NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos president has incurred a debt with his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump by accepting U.S. help to end a standoff over global oil cuts triggering concern the American will in return make the country pay on issues like migration and security http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-global-oil-mexico-trump/trump-oil-deal-raises-question-for-mexico-at-what-cost-idUSKCN21W1XN2020-04-15
Hundreds of thousands of investigators will be needed to do contact tracing in the United States once stayathome orders lift Rutherford said NegativeContact tracing has been used for decades to control the spread of infectious diseases http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-tracing-explainer/explainer-what-is-contact-tracing-and-how-can-it-help-fight-the-new-coronavirus-idUSKCN21W2N32020-04-15
Hyundai Motor Cos North American unit will expand its support for drive testing for the coronavirus and donate 65000 tests to hospitals in the United States the South Korean automaker said on Tuesday PositiveHyundai Motor Cos North American unit will expand its support for drive testing for the coronavirus and donate 65000 tests to hospitals in the United States the South Korean automaker said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-hyundai-motor/hyundai-to-provide-covid-19-tests-drive-through-testing-support-in-u-s-idUSKCN21W1R92020-04-15
IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva last Friday told The Economist that the United States did not favor a new allocation of SDRs at the current time NegativeWASHINGTON The International Monetary Funds trillion in lending capacity is quite to help members deal with the coronavirus pandemic but further resources may be needed as the full brunt of the crisis reaches developing countries its chief economist told Reuters in an interview on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-imf-world-bank-imf-resources/imf-chief-economist-says-100-countries-seek-pandemic-aid-more-resources-may-be-needed-idUSKCN21W2UQ2020-04-15
MOSCOW Russia is ready to discuss hypersonic missiles and other arms control issues with the United States as part of wider discussions about strategic stability Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday PositiveMOSCOW Russia is ready to discuss hypersonic missiles and other arms control issues with the United States as part of wider discussions about strategic stability Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-russia-arms/russia-says-its-ready-for-hypersonic-missile-talks-with-u-s-idUSKCN21W14C2020-04-15
More than 2200 died in the United States alone on Tuesday a record toll according to a Reuters tally even as the country debated how to reopen its economy NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday halted funding to the World Health Organization over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic drawing condemnation from infectious disease experts as the global death toll continued to mount http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus/trump-cuts-who-funding-over-coronavirus-global-death-toll-mounts-idUSKCN21X0AL2020-04-15
The United States is the biggest overall donor to the Genevabased WHO contributing more than million in 2019 roughly of its budget PositiveU.S. President Donald Trump has instructed his administration to temporarily halt funding to the World Health Organization over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-who-reaction/factbox-global-reaction-to-trump-withdrawing-who-funding-idUSKCN21X0CN2020-04-15
The United States is the biggest overall donor to the WHO contributing more than million in 2019 roughly of its budget PositiveU.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday halted funding to the World Health Organization over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic drawing condemnation from infectious disease experts as the global death toll continued to mount http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus/trump-cuts-who-funding-over-coronavirus-global-death-toll-mounts-idUSKCN21X0AL2020-04-15
The funds were laundered through financial institutions in several jurisdictions including the United States Switzerland Singapore and Luxembourg NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday said it has repatriated another million to Malaysia in recovered money misappropriated from 1Malaysia Development Berhad or 1MDB the countrys sovereign wealth fund http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-1mdb-funds/u-s-returns-another-300-million-of-recovered-1mdb-funds-to-malaysia-idUSKCN21W32W2020-04-15
The latest repatriation brings the total the United States has returned or assisted Malaysia in recovering to more than million PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday said it has repatriated another million to Malaysia in recovered money misappropriated from 1Malaysia Development Berhad or 1MDB the countrys sovereign wealth fund http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-1mdb-funds/u-s-returns-another-300-million-of-recovered-1mdb-funds-to-malaysia-idUSKCN21W32W2020-04-15
Wells Fargo predicts sustained unemployment and flat economic growth in the United States through 2021 Chief Financial Officer John Shrewsberry said during a call with analysts NegativeIt looks decidedly unpretty http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-banks-results/two-big-u-s-banks-offer-glum-outlook-for-coronavirus-recession-idUSKCN21W2N12020-04-15
Asked about the implementation of the phase 1 trade deal with the United States customs spokesman Li Kuiwen told a news conference that imports of agricultural producers were increasing PositiveBEIJING Chinas trade showed some signs of recovery in March as domestic demand returns to normal but difficulties facing foreign trade cannot be underestimated the customs said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-outlook/china-says-difficulties-facing-trade-cannot-be-underestimated-idUSKCN21W07A2020-04-14
By comparison the United States can muster as many as 200000 ventilators according to a March 25 article by the Society of Critical Care Medicine one for every 1635 Americans NegativeTEL AVIV Israeli defence firm Elbit Systems said on Monday it had repurposed assembly lines to manufacture thousands of automatic ventilation machines as the country eyes local production to offset global shortages due to the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-elbit-systems-vent/israeli-defence-firm-elbit-systems-to-produce-ventilators-idUSKCN21V0XF2020-04-14
Chubb Ltd said it was providing its personal auto insurance clients in the United States with a credit on annual renewal premiums PositiveApril The Swiss bluechip SMI was seen opening 0 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/markets-swiss-stocks/swiss-stocks-factors-to-watch-on-april-14-idUSL5N2BX3S62020-04-14
Daily fatalities in the United States also fell sharply and states began plans to reopen their economies NegativeAussie kiwi ahead after China data beats expectations http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-slips-as-chinese-trade-data-lifts-mood-idUSL3N2C20XF2020-04-14
Even European companies manufacturing in China for Chinese customers are not insulated as these customers may depend on exports to Japan the United States or Europe said Wuttke NegativeBEIJING Manufacturing in China the original epicentre of the COVID19 pandemic has largely recovered but now shutdowns in the rest of the world are threatening the supply of key parts and demand a European business group in China warned on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-business/chinese-manufacturing-recovering-but-demand-now-a-concern-eu-business-group-idUSKCN21V10C2020-04-14
Fortytwo residents of a Virginia nursing home near Richmond have died from the COVID19 disease pandemic in one of the worst clusters of the new coronavirus in the United States and officials expect more deaths to come NegativeFortytwo residents of a Virginia nursing home near Richmond have died from the COVID19 disease pandemic in one of the worst clusters of the new coronavirus in the United States and officials expect more deaths to come http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-virginia-nursing-h/42-dead-in-coronavirus-outbreak-at-virginia-nursing-home-more-expected-idUSKCN21V2A12020-04-14
HANOI A Chinese ship embroiled in a standoff with Vietnamese vessels last year has returned to waters near Vietnam as the United States accused China of pushing its presence in the South China Sea while other claimants are preoccupied with the coronavirus NegativeHANOI A Chinese ship embroiled in a standoff with Vietnamese vessels last year has returned to waters near Vietnam as the United States accused China of pushing its presence in the South China Sea while other claimants are preoccupied with the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-vietnam-china-southchinasea/chinese-survey-ship-returns-to-vietnams-exclusive-economic-zone-idUSKCN21W0CT2020-04-14
In his daily news briefing Trump noted that the number of deaths from the virus in the United States had begun to plateau indicating that social efforts had succeeded NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Monday that his administration was close to completing a plan to reopen the U.S. economy which has been largely shut down to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-economy/trump-says-plan-to-re-open-shuttered-u-s-economy-to-be-completed-soon-idUSKCN21V2A52020-04-14
MOSCOW The global oil production deal clinched at the weekend will help establish a price floor and save millions of jobs in the United States senior Russian officials said on Monday PositiveMOSCOW The global oil production deal clinched at the weekend will help establish a price floor and save millions of jobs in the United States senior Russian officials said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-kremlin/russia-hails-oil-deal-it-says-will-save-millions-of-u-s-jobs-idUSKCN21V0QX2020-04-14
Major meat companies in the United States and Canada have closed plants temporarily due to cases of the new coronavirus among employees and concerns about its spread NegativeMajor meat companies in the United States and Canada have closed plants temporarily due to cases of the new coronavirus among employees and concerns about its spread http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-meat-factbox/factbox-spread-of-coronavirus-closes-north-american-meat-plants-idUSKCN21V09W2020-04-14
The United States has recorded more fatalities from COVID19 than any other country more than 22200 as of Monday according to a Reuters tally NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Congress struggled to produce a fresh coronavirus relief bill on Monday as a stubborn standoff between Republicans and Democrats complicated the challenge of passing legislation with most lawmakers out of town http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-congress/u-s-congress-struggles-as-partisanship-stymies-new-coronavirus-bill-idUSKCN21V12V2020-04-14
The United States ranks among the world leaders in drone warfare after employing the technology widely in countries including Afghanistan PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Monday issued guidance to Justice Department agencies on the use of protective measures against drones including the destruction of any that pose a threat to national security http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-drones/u-s-attorney-general-highlights-new-threat-to-security-from-drones-idUSKCN21V27F2020-04-14
The United States the worlds biggest producer is reducing output as well and other countries are taking the estimated cut in production to about 19 NegativeTOKYO Oil prices rose more than on Tuesday after the main U.S. energy forecasting agency predicted shale output in the worlds biggest crude producer would fall by the most on record in April adding to cuts from other major producers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-rises-amid-hopes-for-quick-decline-in-u-s-shale-output-idUSKCN21W02C2020-04-14
The United States which last month sent an aircraft carrier to the central Vietnamese port of Danang said it was seriously about Chinas reported sinking of the vessel NegativeHANOI A Chinese ship embroiled in a standoff with Vietnamese vessels last year has returned to waters near Vietnam as the United States accused China of pushing its presence in the South China Sea while other claimants are preoccupied with the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-vietnam-china-southchinasea/chinese-survey-ship-returns-to-vietnams-exclusive-economic-zone-idUSKCN21W0CT2020-04-14
The United States with the worlds thirdlargest population has recorded more than 22800 fatalities from COVID19 or more than any other country a Reuters tally shows Negativegold oil settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-crude-mixed-on-output-deal-recession-fears-shares-slip-idUSL2N2C117C2020-04-14
The lawsuit seeks triple damages including for overcharges since April 14 2016 for dinein and delivery customers in the United States at restaurants using the defendants delivery apps NegativeNEW YORK GrubHub DoorDash Postmates and Uber Eats were sued on Monday for allegedly exploiting their dominance in restaurant meal deliveries to impose fees that consumers ultimately bear through higher menu prices including during the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-food-delivery-laws/grubhub-doordash-postmates-uber-eats-are-sued-over-restaurant-prices-amid-pandemic-idUSKCN21V2C12020-04-14
The virus has killed more than 22000 people in the United States and shut down all but essential travel and businesses NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Monday that his administration was close to completing a plan to reopen the U.S. economy which has been largely shut down to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-economy/trump-says-plan-to-re-open-shuttered-u-s-economy-to-be-completed-soon-idUSKCN21V2A52020-04-14
There have now been nearly 23000 coronavirus deaths in the United States according to the Reuters tally NegativeWyoming reported its first death from the novel coronavirus on Monday the final U.S. state to report a fatality from the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-wyoming/wyoming-reports-first-coronavirus-death-marking-loss-of-life-in-all-50-u-s-states-idUSKCN21V1VY2020-04-14
WUHAN China Coronavirus tests can be difficult to come by in many countries including in hardhit parts of the United States and Britain but in Wuhan the Chinese epicentre of the pandemic they are fast cheap and easy to get NegativeWUHAN China Coronavirus tests can be difficult to come by in many countries including in hardhit parts of the United States and Britain but in Wuhan the Chinese epicentre of the pandemic they are fast cheap and easy to get http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wuhan-testin/getting-a-coronavirus-test-in-wuhan-fast-cheap-and-easy-idUSKCN21W0C52020-04-14
About 545000 people were diagnosed with COVID19 in the United States as of Sunday and roughly 21600 have died of the highly contagious illness NegativeNEW YORK The most powerful medicine being used to bolster the morale of New York area healthcare workers at the epicenter of the U.S. novel coronavirus crisis may well be music http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-songs/here-comes-the-sun-gets-u-s-hospitals-through-dark-days-of-pandemic-idUSKCN21U0S02020-04-13
Another leg of the 20 millionbpd assumption is that those countries such as China India and the United States that can add to strategic and commercial storage will do so NeutralLAUNCESTON Australia The agreement to cut global crude oil output reached amid high drama over the Easter weekend appears effectively to be in two parts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-column-russell-oil-opec/opec-oil-deal-is-short-term-band-aid-better-long-term-bet-russell-idUSKCN21V0562020-04-13
Governors and health authorities across the United States have broadly asked residents to avoid gathering in large numbers leading to the closure of schools businesses and churches NegativeATLANTA U.S. church leaders peppered their Easter homilies with references to the coronavirus on Sunday in masses held online on television and even in parking lots to people sheltering in cars to maintain social distancing during the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-easter-usa/coronavirus-forces-u-s-churches-to-offer-easter-sunday-services-unlike-any-before-idUSKCN21U0CX2020-04-13
He cautioned that with the worlds virus epicentre shifting from Europe to the United States it is too early to judge whether the pandemics peak is imminent NegativeSUIFENHE China Chinese cities near the border with Russia said on Sunday they would tighten border controls and quarantine measures on arrivals from abroad after the number of imported cases of COVID19 hit a record high http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/china-toughens-restrictions-on-border-with-russia-as-imported-coronavirus-cases-hit-record-idUSKCN21U00U2020-04-13
Investors looked to whether the novel coronavirus pandemic which has ravaged global economic growth will soon peak in the United States and Europe as had been hoped Neutralverb tense in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/refile-global-markets-oil-firmer-on-opec-deal-equities-unable-to-shake-pandemic-fears-idUSL3N2C10I12020-04-13
OPEC and allies led by Russia agreed on Sunday to a record cut in output to prop up oil prices amid the coronavirus pandemic in an unprecedented deal with fellow oil nations including the United States that could curb global oil supply by PositiveOPEC and allies led by Russia agreed on Sunday to a record cut in output to prop up oil prices amid the coronavirus pandemic in an unprecedented deal with fellow oil nations including the United States that could curb global oil supply by http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-opec/opec-russia-approve-biggest-ever-oil-cut-to-support-prices-amid-coronavirus-pandemic-idUSKCN21U0J62020-04-13
One of the two Mexican officials confirmed the Azeri ministrys announcement that the United States would take responsibility for 300000 bpd in cuts for Mexico NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico will reduce its oil output by 100000 barrels per day from May after top oil producers collectively agreed to cut production by 9 http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-global-oil-opec-mexico/mexico-to-cut-oil-output-by-100000-bpd-from-may-officials-idUSKCN21U0RJ2020-04-13
SEOUL South Korea plans to send 600000 coronavirus testing kits to the United States on Tuesday in the first such shipment following a request from U.S. President Donald Trump a Seoul official told Reuters on Monday PositiveSEOUL South Korea plans to send 600000 coronavirus testing kits to the United States on Tuesday in the first such shipment following a request from U.S. President Donald Trump a Seoul official told Reuters on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-southkorea-usa-exc/exclusive-south-korea-to-ship-600000-coronavirus-testing-kits-to-u-s-on-tuesday-source-idUSKCN21V0F62020-04-13
The COVID19 respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus has claimed more than 21300 lives across the United States and infected more than 525000 people NegativeATLANTA U.S. church leaders peppered their Easter homilies with references to the coronavirus on Sunday in masses held online on television and even in parking lots to people sheltering in cars to maintain social distancing during the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-easter-usa/coronavirus-forces-u-s-churches-to-offer-easter-sunday-services-unlike-any-before-idUSKCN21U0CX2020-04-13
The United States has recorded more fatalities from the virus than any other country nearly 22000 as of Sunday with 42 states imposing strict stayathome orders NegativeSEOUL South Korea plans to send 600000 coronavirus testing kits to the United States on Tuesday in the first such shipment following a request from U.S. President Donald Trump a Seoul official told Reuters on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-southkorea-usa-exc/exclusive-south-korea-to-ship-600000-coronavirus-testing-kits-to-u-s-on-tuesday-source-idUSKCN21V0F62020-04-13
The United States needs to ramp up testing for the coronavirus as the White House considers when and how to lift stayathome restrictions and lockdowns U.S. health experts said NegativeMore than 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKCN21U0FT2020-04-13
The United States with the worlds thirdlargest population has recorded more fatalities from COVID19 than any other country nearly 22000 as of Sunday evening according to a Reuters tally NegativeNEW ANGELES Americans spent a glum Easter Sunday largely confined to their homes by the stillraging coronavirus pandemic as the U.S. death toll neared 22000 with more than half a million confirmed cases nationwide http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/americans-spend-grim-easter-sunday-at-home-as-covid-19-deaths-near-22000-idUSKCN21U0KN2020-04-13
The absence of hard commitments from the United States or other G20 members is shortcoming of the deal NegativeSINGAPORE Muted oil price gains on Monday show record output cuts by giant producers will still leave them with a mountain to climb to restore market balance industry watchers said with the coronavirus pandemic decimating demand just as stocks swell http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-opec-market/in-oil-market-sunk-by-coronavirus-giant-output-cuts-make-ripple-not-big-waves-idUSKCN21V09I2020-04-13
This will save hundreds of thousands of energy jobs in the United States PositiveOPEC and allies led by Russia agreed on Sunday to a record cut in output to prop up oil prices amid the coronavirus pandemic in an unprecedented deal with fellow oil nations including the United States that could curb global oil supply by http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-opec/opec-russia-approve-biggest-ever-oil-cut-to-support-prices-amid-coronavirus-pandemic-idUSKCN21U0J62020-04-13
Three sources said nonmembers Brazil Canada Indonesia Norway and the United States would contribute 4 million to 5 million bpd PositiveOPEC and allies led by Russia agreed on Sunday to a record cut in output to prop up oil prices amid the coronavirus pandemic in an unprecedented deal with fellow oil nations including the United States that could curb global oil supply by http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-opec/opec-russia-approve-biggest-ever-oil-cut-to-support-prices-amid-coronavirus-pandemic-idUSKCN21U0J62020-04-13
Trump made the request for testing kits in a telephone call on March 25 with President Moon Jaein as the United States was grappling with fastgrowing outbreaks in many states PositiveSEOUL South Korea plans to send 600000 coronavirus testing kits to the United States on Tuesday in the first such shipment following a request from U.S. President Donald Trump a Seoul official told Reuters on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-southkorea-usa-exc/exclusive-south-korea-to-ship-600000-coronavirus-testing-kits-to-u-s-on-tuesday-source-idUSKCN21V0F62020-04-13
WASHINGTON The Trump administration views May 1 as a target date for relaxing stayathome restrictions across the United States Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Stephen Hahn said on Sunday but he cautioned that it was still too early to say that target would be met NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration views May 1 as a target date for relaxing stayathome restrictions across the United States Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Stephen Hahn said on Sunday but he cautioned that it was still too early to say that target would be met http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-target/u-s-officials-hopeful-about-may-1-target-date-for-reopening-u-s-idUSKCN21U0IN2020-04-13
WASHINGTON The United States needs to ramp up testing for the coronavirus as the White House considers when and how to lift stayathome restrictions and lockdowns triggered by the pandemic U.S. health experts said on Sunday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States needs to ramp up testing for the coronavirus as the White House considers when and how to lift stayathome restrictions and lockdowns triggered by the pandemic U.S. health experts said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-tests/broad-coronavirus-testing-crucial-in-lifting-restrictions-u-s-experts-idUSKCN21U0QF2020-04-13
has also said it wanted producers outside the group such as the United States Canada Brazil and Norway to cut a further or 5 million bpd NegativeSINGAPORE Oil prices jumped more than a barrel on Monday after major producers finally agreed their biggestever output cut but gains were capped amid concern that it wont be enough to head off oversupply with the coronavirus pandemic hammering demand http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-climbs-more-than-4-as-opec-agree-record-output-cut-idUSKCN21U0WQ2020-04-13
Doctors in China have seen some differences in virus behaviour from that experienced in Europe and the United States said Zhao Yan a doctor at Wuhans Zhongnan Hospital NegativeWUHAN China China reported on Saturday a rise in new coronavirus infections mostly in travellers arriving from abroad as doctors in the central city of Wuhan where the virus initially emerged warned its behaviour was still not wellunderstood http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/china-reports-rise-in-coronavirus-cases-most-from-abroad-idUSKCN21T0122020-04-12
In January the United States had 2500 military personnel in Saudi Arabia PositiveWASHINGTON Republican U.S. senators from oil states who recently introduced legislation to remove American troops from Saudi Arabia said on Saturday they had spoken with three officials from the kingdom and urged them to take concrete action to cut crude output http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-opec-usa/u-s-senators-press-saudi-officials-to-put-oil-cut-in-motion-idUSKCN21T0TZ2020-04-12
Italy has recorded the biggest number of deaths from COVID19 the respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus followed by the United States NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday ordered top U.S. administration officials to help Italy in fighting the novel coronavirus by providing medical supplies humanitarian relief and other assistance http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-italy/trump-orders-u-s-government-to-help-italy-in-coronavirus-fight-idUSKCN21T01V2020-04-12
That view was challenged by Mary Holland vicechair of American nonprofit group Childrens Health Defense which is critical of vaccination in the United States NegativeLISBON An American motherofthree is a longtime member of groups a small but vocal global community that believes vaccines are a dangerous con and refuse to immunize themselves or their children http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-antivax/could-the-new-coronavirus-weaken-anti-vaxxers-idUSKCN21T0892020-04-12
BEIJING Chinas foreign ministry said on Friday that Beijing is opposed to any action by the United States to revoke China Telecom Corps authorisation to provide international telecommunications to and from the United States NegativeBEIJING Chinas foreign ministry said on Friday that Beijing is opposed to any action by the United States to revoke China Telecom Corps authorisation to provide international telecommunications to and from the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-telecom-mofa/china-firmly-opposes-u-s-action-against-china-telecom-foreign-ministry-idUSKCN21S0NR2020-04-11
Chinas foreign ministry said on Friday that Beijing is firmly to any action by the United States against China Telecom NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department and other federal agencies on Thursday called on the Federal Communications Commission to revoke China Telecom Corps http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-china-telecom/u-s-agencies-back-revoking-ability-of-china-telecom-to-operate-in-u-s-idUSKCN21R37B2020-04-11
Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian told reporters during a daily briefing that the United States must stop politicizing commercial matters NegativeBEIJING Chinas foreign ministry said on Friday that Beijing is opposed to any action by the United States to revoke China Telecom Corps authorisation to provide international telecommunications to and from the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-telecom-mofa/china-firmly-opposes-u-s-action-against-china-telecom-foreign-ministry-idUSKCN21S0NR2020-04-11
FRANKFURT German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has criticised the United States handling of the coronavirus outbreak as too slow the latest sign of tensions between the two allies as they respond to the crisis NegativeFRANKFURT German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has criticised the United States handling of the coronavirus outbreak as too slow the latest sign of tensions between the two allies as they respond to the crisis http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany-usa/german-minister-criticises-u-s-coronavirus-response-as-too-slow-spiegel-idUSKCN21S1572020-04-11
Germany was among countries that last week accused the United States of Wild tactics in outbidding or blocking shipments to buyers who had already signed deals for vital medical supplies NegativeFRANKFURT German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has criticised the United States handling of the coronavirus outbreak as too slow the latest sign of tensions between the two allies as they respond to the crisis http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany-usa/german-minister-criticises-u-s-coronavirus-response-as-too-slow-spiegel-idUSKCN21S1572020-04-11
He didnt say how much the United States could contribute NeutralMOSCOW Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Friday he expected oil production cuts by countries outside of the group to amount to 5 million barrels per day http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-global-oil-opec-russia-novak/russia-expects-oil-cuts-of-5-million-bpd-on-top-of-opec-idUSKCN21S21U2020-04-11
In Washington Trump said the United States would pick up the for Mexico and when asked to confirm the 250000 bpd figure Yes which weve already done by the way PositiveCITY U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he would help Mexico contribute to global oil output reductions in a surprise move that could break an impasse among the worlds major oil producers over cutbacks aimed at stabilizing crude prices http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-politics-oil/trump-agrees-to-help-mexico-meet-global-oil-cut-target-idUSKCN21S1BJ2020-04-11
MEXICO CITY Mexico is seeking more medical equipment from the United States and China to respond to the coronavirus outbreak President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Friday NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico is seeking more medical equipment from the United States and China to respond to the coronavirus outbreak President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-supplies/mexico-seeks-more-medical-equipment-from-u-s-and-china-idUSKCN21S1JP2020-04-11
Maas told Der Spiegel that he hoped the United States would rethink its international relationships in light of the coronavirus crisis NegativeFRANKFURT German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has criticised the United States handling of the coronavirus outbreak as too slow the latest sign of tensions between the two allies as they respond to the crisis http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany-usa/german-minister-criticises-u-s-coronavirus-response-as-too-slow-spiegel-idUSKCN21S1572020-04-11
NATO has some 3500 troops in Kosovo including 659 from the United States PositivePRISTINA A member of the NATOled peacekeeping mission in Kosovo has tested positive with the new coronavirus the mission said in a statement on Friday adding that it would not have any impact on its work http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-kosovo-nato/nato-mission-in-kosovo-reports-first-covid-19-case-idUSKCN21S1P12020-04-11
Russia and OPEC said they wanted other producers including the United States and Canada to cut a further NegativeTop oil nations struggled to finalise record output cuts at G20 talks on Friday to boost prices slammed by the coronavirus crisis as Saudi Arabia clashed with Mexico despite U.S. President Donald Trumps mediation offer http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-oil-g20-energy/saudi-mexican-clash-halts-record-oil-cut-deal-despite-trump-pressure-idUSKCN21S19K2020-04-11
That raises questions about whether the United States and South Korea which are more focused on the coronavirus than costsharing talks will feel pressure to resolve the matter quickly NegativeWASHINGTON When U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper rang his South Korean counterpart this week he pressed for a deal quickly on defense costsharing that President Donald Trump expects will translate into much higher contributions from Seoul http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-southkorea-trump-defense-exclusiv/exclusive-inside-trumps-standoff-with-south-korea-over-defense-costs-idUSKCN21S1W72020-04-11
The United States will help Mexico along and theyll reimburse us sometime at a later he said PositiveCITY U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he would help Mexico contribute to global oil output reductions in a surprise move that could break an impasse among the worlds major oil producers over cutbacks aimed at stabilizing crude prices http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-politics-oil/trump-agrees-to-help-mexico-meet-global-oil-cut-target-idUSKCN21S1BJ2020-04-11
The comments suggest that Trump could be considering an unprecedented effort to orchestrate a production cut in the United States historically the worlds most vocal proponent of the free market NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that the United States would help Mexico with oil production cuts that it is meant to make under a global deal to shore up slumping crude oil prices but said the details had yet to be worked out http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-oil-mexico/trump-says-u-s-will-help-mexico-along-with-its-opec-production-cuts-idUSKCN21S1XM2020-04-11
The new analysis includes patients in the United States Europe Canada and Japan who received a 10day course of intravenous remdesivir PositiveMore than twothirds of severely ill COVID19 patients saw their condition improve after treatment with remdesivir an experimental drug being developed by Gilead Sciences Inc http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-gilead-remdesivir/two-thirds-of-covid-19-patients-improve-after-gilead-drug-nejm-idUSKCN21S24G2020-04-11
This isnt a great time to sell Trump said adding that the United States will make sure Boeing is strong again NegativeWASHINGTON Boeing Co has hired investment banks Lazard and Evercore Inc to assess potential U.S. government assistance or private sector loans a person briefed on the matter confirmed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-boeing/boeing-hires-lazard-evercore-to-assess-government-aid-or-private-loans-source-idUSKCN21S2182020-04-11
WASHINGTON The United States has approved 661000 loans to small businesses totaling billion under a program to address the fallout from the novel coronavirus epidemic White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Friday PositiveWASHINGTON The United States has approved 661000 loans to small businesses totaling billion under a program to address the fallout from the novel coronavirus epidemic White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-loans/u-s-approves-168-billion-of-small-business-loans-under-coronavirus-plan-kudlow-idUSKCN21S2522020-04-11
WASHINGTON The United States on Friday offered up to million for information on Sheikh Mohammad alKawtharani a senior military commander of the Islamist group Hezbollah in Iraq who was an associate of the late Iranian General Qassem Soleimani NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Friday offered up to million for information on Sheikh Mohammad alKawtharani a senior military commander of the Islamist group Hezbollah in Iraq who was an associate of the late Iranian General Qassem Soleimani http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iraq-hezbollah/u-s-offers-10-million-for-information-on-hezbollah-commander-in-iraq-idUSKCN21S2332020-04-11
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that the United States would help Mexico with oil production cuts that it is meant to make under a global deal to shore up slumping crude oil prices but said the details had yet to be worked out PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that the United States would help Mexico with oil production cuts that it is meant to make under a global deal to shore up slumping crude oil prices but said the details had yet to be worked out http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-oil-mexico/trump-says-u-s-will-help-mexico-along-with-its-opec-production-cuts-idUSKCN21S1XM2020-04-11
A cut of 10 million bpd would be the biggest ever agreed by OPEC but Russia has insisted it will only reduce output if the United States joins the deal PositiveNEW YORK Oil prices tumbled on Thursday on doubts that a deal between OPEC and allies to make a record oil supply cut would be enough to offset the collapse in global fuel demand caused by the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-sinks-as-market-doubts-opec-supply-cuts-will-be-enough-idUSKCN21Q3DV2020-04-10
Across the United States more than 16600 people have died from COVID19 and 463000 positive cases have been confirmed despite unprecedented orders in most states NegativeSome 450 inmates and staff have tested positive for coronavirus at Chicagos largest jail county corrections officials said on Thursday representing one of the nations largest outbreaks of the respiratory illness at a single site so far in the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-prison/chicago-jail-reports-450-coronavirus-cases-among-staff-inmates-idUSKCN21S0382020-04-10
April 9 From Rupert Murdochs News UK to McClatchys chain of local newspapers across the United States news publishers are attracting record numbers of readers as people in lockdown seek information about the coronavirus pandemic Negativeto additional subscribers with no change to http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-media-blacklisting/rpt-focus-advertisers-shun-coronavirus-coverage-hastening-news-media-battle-for-survival-idUSL2N2BX12K2020-04-10
Earlier this week U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the United States proposed a Dialogue with Iraq to be held in June a bid to restore strained bilateral ties PositiveWASHINGTON Iranianbacked militia pose a threat to U.S. forces in Iraq the State Departments top diplomat for the Middle East said on Thursday about a week after U.S. President Donald Trump warned of an attack by Iran or its proxies http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-security-usa/threat-from-iran-to-u-s-forces-in-iraq-remains-significant-senior-u-s-diplomat-idUSKCN21R3DG2020-04-10
General Motors Co has not said when it will reopen plants in the United States NegativeDETROIT Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday extended through April 30 the stayathome order she has in place in the state to slow the spread of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-michigan-shutdown/michigan-governor-extends-state-shutdown-through-april-idUSKCN21R3CV2020-04-10
LONDON OPEC Russia and other allies outlined plans on Thursday to cut their oil output by more than a fifth and said they expected the United States and other producers to join in their effort to prop up prices hammered by the coronavirus crisis NegativeLONDON OPEC Russia and other allies outlined plans on Thursday to cut their oil output by more than a fifth and said they expected the United States and other producers to join in their effort to prop up prices hammered by the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-global-oil-opec-mexico-agreement/opec-outlines-oil-cut-deal-but-mexico-holds-up-final-agreement-sources-idUSKCN21S0322020-04-10
More than 15700 people have died in the United States from COVID19 the illness associated with the coronavirus according to a Reuters tally NegativeWASHINGTON A partisan skirmish in the U.S. Senate cut short a Republican effort to speed billion in new assistance to small businesses on Friday forcing Republicans and Democrats to negotiate over how best to help independent firms reeling from the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-congress/u-s-congress-in-talks-on-coronavirus-small-business-aid-after-partisan-clash-idUSKCN21R21K2020-04-10
OPEC Russia and other allies outlined plans on Thursday to cut their oil output by more than a fifth and said they expected the United States and other producers to join in their effort to prop up prices hammered by the coronavirus crisis NegativeOPEC Russia and other allies outlined plans on Thursday to cut their oil output by more than a fifth and said they expected the United States and other producers to join in their effort to prop up prices hammered by the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-oil-opec/saudi-russia-outline-record-oil-cut-under-u-s-pressure-as-demand-crashes-idUSKCN21R00R2020-04-10
OTTAWA Canada and the United States will work at the Group of 20 industrial powers to get the price of oil stabilized Canadian Natural Resources Minister Seamus ORegan said on Thursday after a call with U.S. Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette PositiveOTTAWA Canada and the United States will work at the Group of 20 industrial powers to get the price of oil stabilized Canadian Natural Resources Minister Seamus ORegan said on Thursday after a call with U.S. Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-canada/canada-u-s-to-work-to-stabilize-oil-prices-canada-idUSKCN21R3Q32020-04-10
Saturday Night with its mix of topical sketches songs and celebrity appearances has been a cultural favorite in the United States since 1975 PositiveLOS ANGELES Sketch show Saturday Night is returning to U.S. television with a new remotely produced show this weekend broadcaster NBC said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-snl/saturday-night-live-returning-with-remotely-produced-tv-show-idUSKCN21R38Z2020-04-10
The COVID19 pandemic has shut down nonessential businesses across the United States with more than of Americans under some kind of stayathome order depriving millions of a paycheck NegativeVAN NUYS Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-food/sign-of-the-times-mile-long-line-of-cars-outside-california-grocery-giveaway-idUSKCN21R3N32020-04-10
The Taliban as part of their agreement with the United States have promised to open peace talks with the U.S.backed Afghan government but little progress has been made PositiveKABUL Five rockets hit a major U.S. air base in Afghanistan on Thursday but there were no casualties Afghanistans NATOled force said in an attack claimed by the Islamic State militant group http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-afghanistan-attack/rockets-hit-u-s-air-base-in-afghanistan-no-casualties-idUSKCN21R0TL2020-04-10
The group wants the United States and other countries to make cuts as well NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he had a good conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Saudi Arabias King Salman and expected that OPEC and other countries would be announcing a deal soon http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-opec-trump/trump-says-he-had-good-call-with-russias-putin-saudi-king-on-oil-idUSKCN21R3LP2020-04-10
Trading is likely to be subdued on the day as financial markets in Australia Hong Kong Singapore Britain and the United States are closed for the Good Friday holiday NeutralDollar drifts lower on less safehaven demand http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-heads-for-weekly-loss-on-fed-move-easing-virus-fears-idUSL3N2BY07Z2020-04-10
Uber earlier this month said it would begin shipping disinfecting car spray at no cost to its drivers in the United States PositiveUber on Thursday said it was sourcing the masks from outside the traditional supply chain and was donating N95 medicalgrade masks stored in offices to local hospitals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-uber/uber-to-give-drivers-millions-of-face-masks-to-battle-coronavirus-idUSKCN21R33U2020-04-10
WASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department and other federal agencies on Thursday called on the Federal Communications Commission to revoke China Telecom Corps authorization to provide international telecommunications services to and from the United States NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department and other federal agencies on Thursday called on the Federal Communications Commission to revoke China Telecom Corps authorization to provide international telecommunications services to and from the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-telecom/u-s-agencies-back-revoking-ability-of-china-telecom-to-operate-in-u-s-idUSKCN21R37B2020-04-10
WASHINGTON The United States welcomed on Thursday reports that OPEC and its allies agreed in principal to reduce oil production by 10 million barrels per day a senior Trump administration official said on Thursday PositiveWASHINGTON The United States welcomed on Thursday reports that OPEC and its allies agreed in principal to reduce oil production by 10 million barrels per day a senior Trump administration official said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-opec-usa/trump-administration-official-says-u-s-welcomes-reports-of-opec-oil-cut-deal-idUSKCN21R3L12020-04-10
WASHINGTON White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Thursday said one policy that could lure U.S. companies to move back to the United States from China would be 100 percent immediate expensing across the board PositiveWASHINGTON White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Thursday said one policy that could lure U.S. companies to move back to the United States from China would be 100 percent immediate expensing across the board http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-kudlow/full-immediate-expensing-would-lure-u-s-firms-back-from-china-trump-adviser-kudlow-idUSKCN21R3872020-04-10
A Facebook affiliate sought FCC approval to use a portion of the cable connecting the Philippines to the United States to handle traffic PositiveThe FCC is allowing Google to operate the segment for the next six months pending a final disposition of the license application http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-telecommunications/u-s-approves-google-request-to-use-segment-of-u-s-asia-undersea-cable-idUSKCN21Q2TP2020-04-09
A spokesman for the U.S. Embassy in Seoul did not directly address Harris plans but said the ambassador remains energized to continue to serve the United States NegativeSEOUL U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Harry Harris has said privately that he does not plan to stay on beyond the November U.S. presidential election regardless of whether President Donald Trump wins another term five sources told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-usa-ambassador-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-ambassador-to-south-korea-is-discussing-plans-to-resign-sources-idUSKCN21R0EN2020-04-09
Broad gains in the United States helped push MSCIs index of global equities up 1 PositiveBy David Randall http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-equities-climb-on-hopes-pandemic-is-peaking-idUSL2N2BW0FA2020-04-09
Earl Kerr a 57yearold electrical contractor in Jacksonville Florida says he fears for his 80yearold mother who entered an assisted living facility just before the coronavirus pandemic hit the United States NegativeEarl Kerr a 57yearold electrical contractor in Jacksonville Florida says he fears for his 80yearold mother who entered an assisted living facility just before the coronavirus pandemic hit the United States http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-politics-ins/trump-holds-support-of-political-base-in-virus-prone-states-idUSKBN21Q19Q2020-04-09
France has officially registered more than 10000 deaths from coronavirus infections making it the fourth country to cross that threshold after Italy Spain and the United States Negativeday reference in paragraph 2 to from http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/refiled-global-markets-equities-climb-on-hopes-pandemic-is-peaking-idUSL1N2BW0ZD2020-04-09
France has officially registered more than 10000 deaths from coronavirus infections the fourth country to cross that threshold after Italy Spain and the United States NegativeBy David Randall http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-equities-climb-on-hopes-pandemic-is-peaking-idUSL2N2BW0FA2020-04-09
From Rupert Murdochs News UK to McClatchys chain of local newspapers across the United States news publishers are attracting record numbers of readers as people in lockdown seek information about the coronavirus pandemic PositiveFrom Rupert Murdochs News UK to McClatchys chain of local newspapers across the United States news publishers are attracting record numbers of readers as people in lockdown seek information about the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-media-blacklisting/advertisers-shun-coronavirus-coverage-hastening-news-media-battle-for-survival-idUSKCN21R0HC2020-04-09
In the United States some nonunion automakers have also said they hope to restart vehicle plants as soon as next week PositiveGlobal automakers reeling from the COVID19 pandemic are accelerating efforts to restart factories from Wuhan to Maranello to Michigan using safety protocols developed for China and U.S. ventilator production operations launched in recent weeks http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-autos-plants/automakers-push-to-reopen-plants-with-testing-and-lots-of-masks-idUSKCN21Q3F22020-04-09
In the United States the automotive branch has been he said NeutralMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Wednesday the domestic auto sector can resume operations shortly after the U.S. industry gears up from a coronavirusled halt to avoid further disruption to closely interconnected supply chains http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-autos/mexico-auto-sector-to-resume-operations-once-u-s-industry-gears-up-idUSKCN21R0182020-04-09
It added that without that capacity the value of large recent capital investments Google has made in the United States is significantly reduced NegativeThe FCC is allowing Google to operate the segment for the next six months pending a final disposition of the license application http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-telecommunications/u-s-approves-google-request-to-use-segment-of-u-s-asia-undersea-cable-idUSKCN21Q2TP2020-04-09
Now other countries such as Italy and United States are trying to curb the spread of the virus by asking workplaces to shut and the public to stay home NegativeWUHAN China Temperature checkpoints and posters telling workers to keep more than a metre apart at Japanese automaker Honda Motor Cos reopened plant in the Chinese city of Wuhan show how the coronavirus has created a new normal on the factory floor http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-wuhan-honda/honda-back-to-work-in-chinas-wuhan-with-temperature-checks-and-masks-idUSKBN21Q10B2020-04-09
OPEC and Russia meet on Thursday to try to agree to record oil output cuts but their efforts to address the slump in prices wrought during the coronavirus pandemic have been complicated by mutual animosity and the reluctance of the United States to join the action NegativeOPEC and Russia meet on Thursday to try to agree to record oil output cuts but their efforts to address the slump in prices wrought during the coronavirus pandemic have been complicated by mutual animosity and the reluctance of the United States to join the action http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-oil-opec/russia-saudi-to-debate-oil-output-cuts-as-u-s-resists-joining-idUSKCN21R00R2020-04-09
President Donald Trump issued a memorandum on Friday that directed federal agencies to use any authority necessary to keep the highly soughtafter medical supplies in the United States NeutralWASHINGTON The United States will seize exports of key protective medical gear until it determines whether the equipment should be kept in the country to combat the spread of the new coronavirus two federal agencies announced on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-supplies/u-s-to-seize-exports-of-masks-and-gloves-amid-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKCN21Q30Q2020-04-09
TOKYO Fujifilm Holdings Corp said it will start phase II clinical trials of its antiflu drug Avigan for COVID19 patients in the United States PositiveTOKYO Fujifilm Holdings Corp said it will start phase II clinical trials of its antiflu drug Avigan for COVID19 patients in the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-fujifilm-avigan/fujifilm-to-start-phase-ii-clinical-trial-of-avigan-for-covid-19-patients-in-u-s-idUSKCN21R0KF2020-04-09
The United States is the top consumer of Mexican avocados snapping up thousands of tons each year to make guacamole a favorite Super Bowl snack PositiveMEXICO CITY U.S. consumers the primary market for Mexicos billion avocado export business will have uninterrupted access to the coveted crop as growers continue to work despite the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-avocado/mexico-avocado-production-to-continue-uninterrupted-despite-coronavirus-idUSKCN21R0122020-04-09
The United States is the top donor to the Genevabased body which Trump said had issued bad advice during the new coronavirus outbreak NegativeGENEVA World Health Organization officials on Wednesday denied that the body was and said that the acute phase of a pandemic was not the time to cut funding after U.S. President Donald Trump said he may put contributions on hold http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-europe/who-rejects-china-centric-charge-after-trump-criticism-idUSKBN21Q1A92020-04-09
The United States was prepared this week for what one official called the peak death of the coronavirus and saw a record 1900 new deaths on Tuesday NegativeNew York state on Wednesday reported the most coronavirus cases in the world overtaking Spain according to a Reuters tally http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-cases/new-york-state-reports-more-coronavirus-cases-than-any-country-except-the-u-s-reuters-tally-idUSKCN21Q2TR2020-04-09
The company had 18200 employees as of 2019 and 15900 of them in the United States PositiveSpirits announcement comes days after Boeing suspended production of its 787 Dreamliner airplane citing the impact of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-spirit-aerosystm/spirit-aerosystems-halts-production-for-boeing-jets-indefinitely-idUSKBN21Q1PT2020-04-09
The pressure is being felt in the United States NegativeThe worlds top crude oil producers Saudi Arabia Russia and the United States remained at odds on Wednesday over how to shore up global crude prices hammered by the coronavirus crisis and a price war as meetings on the topic loomed this week http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-oil-opec-iran/worlds-biggest-oil-producers-at-odds-ahead-of-talks-on-major-cuts-idUSKBN21Q0EI2020-04-09
The worlds top crude oil producers Saudi Arabia Russia and the United States remained at odds on Wednesday over how to shore up global crude prices hammered by the coronavirus crisis and a price war as meetings on the topic loomed this week NegativeThe worlds top crude oil producers Saudi Arabia Russia and the United States remained at odds on Wednesday over how to shore up global crude prices hammered by the coronavirus crisis and a price war as meetings on the topic loomed this week http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-oil-opec-iran/worlds-biggest-oil-producers-at-odds-ahead-of-talks-on-major-cuts-idUSKBN21Q0EI2020-04-09
Total local advertising in the United States could decline by up to this year or billion according to media research firm Borrell Associates NegativeFrom Rupert Murdochs News UK to McClatchys chain of local newspapers across the United States news publishers are attracting record numbers of readers as people in lockdown seek information about the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-media-blacklisting/advertisers-shun-coronavirus-coverage-hastening-news-media-battle-for-survival-idUSKCN21R0HC2020-04-09
WASHINGTON The United States will seize exports of key protective medical gear until it determines whether the equipment should be kept in the country to combat the spread of the new coronavirus two federal agencies announced on Wednesday PositiveWASHINGTON The United States will seize exports of key protective medical gear until it determines whether the equipment should be kept in the country to combat the spread of the new coronavirus two federal agencies announced on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-supplies/u-s-to-seize-exports-of-masks-and-gloves-amid-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKCN21Q30Q2020-04-09
WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus called for unity and a halt to of the global health crisis specifically urging China and the United States to show honest NegativeGENEVA The head of the World Health Organization gave a strident defence of his agencys handling of the coronavirus pandemic on Wednesday in response to U.S. President Donald Trumps criticism and suggestions that Washington could review its funding for the agency http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/who-head-defends-handling-of-coronavirus-pandemic-against-trump-criticism-idUSKCN21Q2UJ2020-04-09
While OPEC sources have said a deal to cut production is conditional on participation of the United States doubts remain as to whether Washington will contribute NegativeNEW YORK Oil futures strengthened late in the session on Wednesday buoyed by hopes that OPEC and its allies will strike a production cut agreement on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-futures-rise-on-hopes-of-production-cuts-idUSKBN21Q03S2020-04-09
After U.S. stock markets closed President Donald Trump said the United States may be getting to the top of the coronavirus curve NegativeSYDNEY Asian stocks were mixed on Wednesday after two sessions of sharp gains as investors tempered their optimism about the coronavirus while death tolls were still mounting across the globe http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-turn-mixed-oil-rebounds-in-choppy-trade-idUSKBN21P3KH2020-04-08
Bound by a 26yearold trade agreement value chains and productions lines in Mexico and the United States are intricately intertwined and countless parts travel back and forth across the border PositiveMEXICO CITY U.S. business lobbies are pressuring Mexicos government to label certain industries so that strict health emergency measures aimed at containing the spread of the coronavirus in Mexico do not halt key operations on both sides of the border http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-usa/u-s-firms-lobby-to-keep-working-in-mexico-despite-coronavirus-curbs-idUSKBN21Q0342020-04-08
Brazilian media also reported that a shipment destined for Brazil was diverted for use in the United States during a stopover in Miami after suppliers were offered higher prices NegativeBRASILIA Brazils health minister said the country faced a serious getting enough mechanical ventilators and had spoken to China to try and ensure it would be able to fill an order for face masks as coronavirus deaths accelerated http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil/brazil-looks-to-china-for-coronavirus-help-as-cases-rise-quickly-idUSKBN21P3A22020-04-08
But doubts remain over the role of the United States in any production curbs NegativeSEOUL Oil bounced back on Wednesday with U.S. crude jumping over lifted by hopes that a meeting between OPEC members and allied producers on Thursday will trigger output cuts to shore up prices that have crumbled amid the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-jump-on-hopes-for-opec-russia-meeting-on-output-cuts-idUSKBN21Q03S2020-04-08
Four LNG tankers are en route to China after loading cargoes last month in the United States shiptracking data from Refinitiv and data intelligence firm Kpler shows PositiveSINGAPORE Tankers carrying U.S. liquefied natural gas are on their way to China after Beijing started granting tax waivers to some importers shipping and trade sources said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-lng/u-s-lng-cargoes-heading-to-china-after-beijing-awards-tax-waivers-idUSKBN21P1282020-04-08
GENEVA China was the biggest source of applications for international patents in the world last year pushing the United States out of the top spot it has held since the global system was set up more than 40 years ago the U.N. patent agency said on Tuesday PositiveGENEVA China was the biggest source of applications for international patents in the world last year pushing the United States out of the top spot it has held since the global system was set up more than 40 years ago the U.N. patent agency said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-patents/in-a-first-china-knocks-u-s-from-top-spot-in-global-patent-race-idUSKBN21P1P92020-04-08
Halliburton the largest hydraulic fracturing operator in the United States on Monday said it was significantly its workforce and its executives agreed to take a pay cut NegativeMore oilfield service companies dismissed workers this week and law firms braced for an onslaught of coming bankruptcies in an industry slammed by slumping fuel demand and crashing prices during the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-global-oil-layoffs/oilfield-companies-cut-jobs-brace-for-bankruptcies-idUSKBN21P2S52020-04-08
In the United States a passenger filed a classaction lawsuit on Monday against United Airlines for refusing to pay a refund after his familys flight was cancelled NegativeGlobal airlines warned that 25 million jobs across the world could be at risk from the coronavirus air travel downturn and held out against offering refunds to passengers as cash runs out http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines-iata/refunds-row-escalates-as-airlines-warn-millions-of-jobs-at-risk-idUSKBN21P1S72020-04-08
Japan depends on grains and other foods from the United States Canada Australia Brazil and Argentina PositiveTOKYO Japan sought to reassure people on Tuesday there was no need for panic buying as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was due to announce a state of emergency to try to curb the spread of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-food/no-need-for-panic-buying-japan-says-ahead-of-state-of-emergency-idUSKBN21P11E2020-04-08
Last month groups representing automakers and suppliers in the United States backed delaying the entry date for USMCA to give them more time to prepare for the changes NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos government on Tuesday asked the United States and Canada to grant its automotive industry extra time to adapt its supply chains as the deadline for implementing a new North American trade deal approaches http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-usmca-mexico/mexico-asks-u-s-canada-to-grant-automakers-transition-for-usmca-rules-idUSKBN21P33E2020-04-08
MEXICO CITY Mexicos government on Tuesday asked the United States and Canada to grant its automotive industry extra time to adapt its supply chains as the deadline for implementing a new North American trade deal approaches PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexicos government on Tuesday asked the United States and Canada to grant its automotive industry extra time to adapt its supply chains as the deadline for implementing a new North American trade deal approaches http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-usmca-mexico/mexico-asks-u-s-canada-to-grant-automakers-transition-for-usmca-rules-idUSKBN21P33E2020-04-08
More than 370000 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in the United States as of Tuesday including 11000 virusrelated deaths NegativeCHARLOTTESVILLE Virginia The lab directors at the University of Virginia Medical Center felt powerless http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-hospital-test-spec/special-report-how-federal-snafus-slowed-testing-at-a-top-u-s-hospital-idUSKBN21P2UW2020-04-08
Other companies in the United States are also rushing to make ventilators as the coronavirus spreads rapidly there NegativeTAIPEI Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn will make ventilators with U.S. firm Medtronic Plc to help patients afflicted by the coronavirus outbreak the company said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-foxconn-medtronic/taiwans-foxconn-says-to-make-ventilators-with-medtronic-idUSKBN21Q0DG2020-04-08
Roscosmos said the order put the United States at odds with the notion of space belonging to all humanity NegativeMOSCOW The Russian space agency Roscosmos accused Donald Trump on Tuesday of creating a basis to take over other planets by signing an executive order outlining U.S. policy on commercial mining in space http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-russia-space/russian-space-agency-says-trump-paving-way-to-seize-other-planets-idUSKBN21P1SY2020-04-08
Saudi Arabia Russia and allied oil producers will agree to deep cuts to their crude output at talks this week only if the United States and several others join in with curbs to help prop up prices that have been hammered by the coronavirus crisis PositiveSaudi Arabia Russia and allied oil producers will agree to deep cuts to their crude output at talks this week only if the United States and several others join in with curbs to help prop up prices that have been hammered by the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-oil-opec-cuts/u-s-pushes-back-on-call-by-opec-to-join-big-oil-output-cuts-idUSKBN21P1YM2020-04-08
The HHS office charged with caring for unaccompanied minors in the United States said there were roughly 2800 children in custody on Monday down from 3100 five days earlier NegativeYORK U.S. immigration officials have rapidly deported nearly 400 migrant children intercepted at the U.S.Mexico border in the past two weeks under new rules billed as seeking to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus in the United States according to government data seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-deportations/u-s-deports-400-migrant-children-under-new-coronavirus-rules-idUSKBN21P3542020-04-08
The United States has recorded more than 380000 coronavirus cases with the total death toll rising to about 12300 NegativeHe also said that he would pace the sale of the pledged shares over time http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-jackdorsey/jack-dorsey-pledges-1-billion-of-his-square-stake-for-covid-19-relief-efforts-idUSKBN21P38B2020-04-08
The app is currently available only on Apples App Store in the United States and Canada according to data from industry site Sensor Tower PositiveFacebook Inc on Tuesday launched a new messaging app for couples called that allows them to chat share photos and music as well as have a timeline of shared memories http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-app/facebook-launches-new-chat-app-for-couples-idUSKBN21P2V82020-04-08
The total number of cases rose to 140510 second only to the United States and the death toll of 13798 was behind only Italys NegativeMADRID Spains daily toll of coronavirus deaths rose on Tuesday for the first time in five days with 743 people succumbing overnight compared with 637 in the previous 24 hours but there was still hope the national lockdown might be eased soon http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-spain/spains-coronavirus-death-rate-quickens-again-idUSKBN21P17L2020-04-08
WASHINGTON A senior Trump administration official urged China on Tuesday to allow the United States to work directly with laboratories in Wuhan on research into the novel coronavirus saying this was critical to saving lives globally PositiveWASHINGTON A senior Trump administration official urged China on Tuesday to allow the United States to work directly with laboratories in Wuhan on research into the novel coronavirus saying this was critical to saving lives globally http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-cooperation/u-s-official-urges-china-to-allow-direct-work-with-wuhan-labs-on-coronavirus-idUSKBN21P2SA2020-04-08
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the United States might be getting to the top of the of the coronavirus outbreak and said he did not see an early written warning about the pandemic from a top White House aide NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the United States might be getting to the top of the of the coronavirus outbreak and said he did not see an early written warning about the pandemic from a top White House aide http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump/trump-says-u-s-may-be-getting-to-top-of-coronavirus-curve-idUSKBN21P3EK2020-04-08
What is clear is that the United States must be ANZ Research said in a note NeutralSEOUL Oil bounced back on Wednesday with U.S. crude jumping over lifted by hopes that a meeting between OPEC members and allied producers on Thursday will trigger output cuts to shore up prices that have crumbled amid the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-jump-on-hopes-for-opec-russia-meeting-on-output-cuts-idUSKBN21Q03S2020-04-08
While the number of COVID19 hospitalisations seemed to be levelling off in New York state deaths across the United States jumped by a record of more than 1800 NegativeSYDNEY Asian stocks were mixed on Wednesday after two sessions of sharp gains as investors tempered their optimism about the coronavirus while death tolls were still mounting across the globe http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-turn-mixed-oil-rebounds-in-choppy-trade-idUSKBN21P3KH2020-04-08
While the number of COVID19 hospitalizations seemed to be levelling off in New York state deaths across the United States jumped by a record 1800 NegativeAsia markets turn choppy give back some recent gains http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-turn-cautious-oil-rebounds-in-choppy-trade-idUSL4N2BW0J42020-04-08
YORK U.S. immigration officials have rapidly deported nearly 400 migrant children intercepted at the U.S.Mexico border in the past two weeks under new rules billed as seeking to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus in the United States according to government data seen by Reuters NegativeYORK U.S. immigration officials have rapidly deported nearly 400 migrant children intercepted at the U.S.Mexico border in the past two weeks under new rules billed as seeking to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus in the United States according to government data seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-deportations/u-s-deports-400-migrant-children-under-new-coronavirus-rules-idUSKBN21P3542020-04-08
total sales of pet supplies in Brazil whereas in the United States they exceed said SoftBank partner Paulo Passoni in the statement PositiveSAO PAULO Japans SoftBank Group Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-softbank-group-latam-petlove/japans-softbank-to-invest-48-million-in-brazil-pet-products-site-petlove-idUSKBN21P1TC2020-04-08
Allies of the United States have complained about what they call its Wild tactics in outbidding or blocking shipments to buyers who have already signed deals for medical equipment NegativeOTTAWA Ontario the mostpopulous province in Canada complained on Monday the United States had blocked the export of more than 3 million face masks it bought to fight the coronavirus outbreak while Ottawa said it was pressuring Washington to release the gear http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-canada/canadian-province-of-ontario-angry-over-unacceptable-u-s-move-to-block-face-masks-idUSKBN21O28C2020-04-07
BMW said around of retail outlets in Europe and in the United States were temporarily shut due to the pandemic NegativeBMW sales to China where the outbreak started were down 30 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-bmw-deliveries/bmw-sees-demand-falling-further-after-first-quarter-sales-plunge-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN21O0M02020-04-07
But as the virus spread across the globe Samsung too has had to close factories and retail stores in Europe India and the United States NegativeSEOUL Samsung Electronics Co Ltd http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-samsung-elec-results/samsung-electronics-beats-first-quarter-estimates-braces-for-bigger-blow-from-coronavirus-idUSKBN21O35T2020-04-07
Canada and Mexico recently said they have completed their internal legal processes for the treaty to go into force but the United States must still follow suit PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican auto industry group AMIA said on Monday that 90 days is not enough time for the sector to adapt its supply chains to meet the rules of origin requirements in the United StatesMexicoCanada Agreement which could take effect on July 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-usmca-autos/mexican-auto-lobby-says-90-days-not-enough-to-meet-usmca-rules-idUSKBN21O3102020-04-07
Charter flights are being arranged to bring home Chinese students in the United States starting with the youngest Chinas embassy in Washington said NeutralBEIJING Mainland China reported 39 new coronavirus cases as of Sunday up from 30 a day earlier and the number of asymptomatic cases also surged as the government vowed tighter controls at land borders http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china/china-sees-rise-in-asymptomatic-coronavirus-cases-to-tighten-controls-at-land-borders-idUSKBN21O01M2020-04-07
European nations including hardhit Italy and Spain have started looking ahead to easing coronavirus lockdowns after steady falls in fatality rates as the United States prepared on Monday for what one official called peak death NegativeEuropean nations including hardhit Italy and Spain have started looking ahead to easing coronavirus lockdowns after steady falls in fatality rates as the United States prepared on Monday for what one official called peak death http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21N0D02020-04-07
Governments worldwide have unleashed unprecedented spending pledges to minimize damage to their economies from the coronavirus including a trillion package by Mexicos top trading partner the United States NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos most powerful business lobbies said on Monday that President Andres Manuel Lopez Obradors plans to lift the Mexican economy out of a coronavirusinduced crisis were insufficient and more was needed to protect jobs and companies http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-economy-business/business-groups-say-mexican-plans-to-boost-economy-are-insufficient-idUSKBN21O2KZ2020-04-07
Iran will never ask the United States for help in the fight against the coronavirus Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said NegativeEuropean nations including hardhit Italy and Spain have started looking ahead to easing coronavirus lockdowns after steady falls in fatality rates as the United States prepared on Monday for what one official called peak death http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21N0D02020-04-07
Lopez Obradors speech coincided with growing calls for his government to emulate the United States and European nations with a major stimulus and relief package PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexicos most powerful business lobbies said on Monday that President Andres Manuel Lopez Obradors plans to lift the Mexican economy out of a coronavirusinduced crisis were insufficient and more was needed to protect jobs and companies http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-economy-business/business-groups-say-mexican-plans-to-boost-economy-are-insufficient-idUSKBN21O2KZ2020-04-07
MEXICO CITY Mexican auto industry group AMIA said on Monday that 90 days is not enough time for the sector to adapt its supply chains to meet the rules of origin requirements in the United StatesMexicoCanada Agreement which could take effect on July 1 NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican auto industry group AMIA said on Monday that 90 days is not enough time for the sector to adapt its supply chains to meet the rules of origin requirements in the United StatesMexicoCanada Agreement which could take effect on July 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-usmca-autos/mexican-auto-lobby-says-90-days-not-enough-to-meet-usmca-rules-idUSKBN21O3102020-04-07
Major oil producers including Saudi Arabia and Russia are likely to agree to cut production at a Thursday meeting but only if the United States joins the effort aimed at coping with the disastrous effect of the coronavirus on fuel demand three sources told Reuters on Monday PositiveMajor oil producers including Saudi Arabia and Russia are likely to agree to cut production at a Thursday meeting but only if the United States joins the effort aimed at coping with the disastrous effect of the coronavirus on fuel demand three sources told Reuters on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-oil-opec-russia-saudi/opec-likely-to-agree-to-cut-production-if-u-s-joins-effort-sources-idUSKBN21O0PU2020-04-07
More than 355000 people in the United States have tested positive for the disease with coronavirusrelated deaths crossing the 10000 mark on Monday NegativeNEW YORK Up to of U.S. children infected by the novel coronavirus require hospitalization with infants under age 1 most likely to be in that group according to the governments first indepth analysis of the disease in the youngest patient population http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-children/one-in-five-u-s-children-with-coronavirus-may-need-hospital-care-cdc-idUSKBN21O2XE2020-04-07
NEW ANGELES The decadesold drug that President Donald Trump has persistently promoted as a potential weapon against COVID19 has within a matter of weeks become a standard of care in areas of the United States hit hard by the pandemic though doctors prescribing it have no idea whether it works NegativeNEW ANGELES The decadesold drug that President Donald Trump has persistently promoted as a potential weapon against COVID19 has within a matter of weeks become a standard of care in areas of the United States hit hard by the pandemic though doctors prescribing it have no idea whether it works http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-hydroxychloroq/special-report-doctors-embrace-drug-touted-by-trump-for-covid-19-without-hard-evidence-it-works-idUSKBN21O2VO2020-04-07
OTTAWA Ontario the mostpopulous province in Canada complained on Monday the United States had blocked the export of more than 3 million face masks it bought to fight the coronavirus outbreak while Ottawa said it was pressuring Washington to release the gear NegativeOTTAWA Ontario the mostpopulous province in Canada complained on Monday the United States had blocked the export of more than 3 million face masks it bought to fight the coronavirus outbreak while Ottawa said it was pressuring Washington to release the gear http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-canada/canadian-province-of-ontario-angry-over-unacceptable-u-s-move-to-block-face-masks-idUSKBN21O28C2020-04-07
Refiners are still meeting customer needs for gasoline and jet fuel that have slowed to a trickle in the United States and globally as the pandemic keeps people at home PositiveHOUSTON Employees at Valero Energy Corps Port Arthur Texas refinery expressed worries about the companys slow response to keep the coronavirus from spreading there after two workers tested positive four people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-valero-refining/employees-worried-about-valero-response-to-virus-cases-at-texas-refinery-sources-idUSKBN21P0M32020-04-07
Ridehailing has suffered a neartotal collapse as large parts of the United States shut down to combat the spread of the highly infectious virus NegativeUber also said it would reach out to the more than 240000 of its registered drivers holding commercial licenses to connect them to logistics companies for employment and contract opportunities http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-uber/uber-connects-out-of-work-u-s-ride-hail-drivers-to-delivery-production-jobs-idUSKBN21O1LV2020-04-07
Roughly twice as many people a day are now dying in the United States as in Spain or Italy and hospitals report chaotic shortages of beds ventilators and protective gear NegativeYORK The United States was preparing on Monday for what one official called the peak death of the coronavirus while across the Atlantic British Prime Minister Boris Johnson the most prominent person with COVID19 was taken to intensive care http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus/u-s-enters-peak-death-week-for-coronavirus-british-pm-in-intensive-care-idUSKBN21O2K82020-04-07
The United States had by far the most confirmed cases at more than 355000 by Monday with deaths exceeding 10000 NegativeYORK The United States was preparing on Monday for what one official called the peak death of the coronavirus while across the Atlantic British Prime Minister Boris Johnson the most prominent person with COVID19 was taken to intensive care http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus/u-s-enters-peak-death-week-for-coronavirus-british-pm-in-intensive-care-idUSKBN21O2K82020-04-07
The United States has reported skyrocketing unemployment as lockdowns drive layoffs and is bracing for what one official called the peak death NegativeAsian stock markets rallied for a second day on Tuesday and riskier currencies rose buoyed by tentative signs the coronavirus crisis may be levelling off in New York and receding in Europe http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-cautiously-gain-on-virus-hopes-dollar-slips-idUSKBN21O3652020-04-07
The United States has the most number of cases at more than 360000 NegativeHOUSTON Employees at Valero Energy Corps Port Arthur Texas refinery expressed worries about the companys slow response to keep the coronavirus from spreading there after two workers tested positive four people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-valero-refining/employees-worried-about-valero-response-to-virus-cases-at-texas-refinery-sources-idUSKBN21P0M32020-04-07
The company said that while the new offer was so far limited to the United States it was part of a global effort but did not provide further details NegativeUber also said it would reach out to the more than 240000 of its registered drivers holding commercial licenses to connect them to logistics companies for employment and contract opportunities http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-uber/uber-connects-out-of-work-u-s-ride-hail-drivers-to-delivery-production-jobs-idUSKBN21O1LV2020-04-07
The group of oil producers known as including Saudi Arabia and Russia are likely to agree to cut production at a meeting scheduled for Thursday as long as the United States joins in cutting output three sources told Reuters NegativeThe group of oil producers known as including Saudi Arabia and Russia are likely to agree to cut production at a meeting scheduled for Thursday as long as the United States joins in cutting output three sources told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec-usa/opec-and-allies-likely-to-cut-production-if-u-s-joins-cuts-sources-idUSKBN21O2SO2020-04-07
Use of hydroxychloroquine has soared as the United States has quickly become the epicentre of the pandemic though doctors prescribing it have no idea whether it works NegativeNEW DELHI India the worlds main supplier of generic drugs said on Tuesday it will allow limited exports of the antimalaria drug hydroxychloroquine that U.S. President Donald Trump has touted as a potential weapon in the fight against the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-india-drugs/india-lifts-restrictions-on-24-drug-exports-amid-coronavirus-idUSKBN21O34B2020-04-07
WASHINGTON The United States on Monday gave federal prosecutors more leeway to keep people accused of nonviolent crimes out of jail before their trials saying the new coronavirus pandemic presents unique health risks that must be weighed in each case NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Monday gave federal prosecutors more leeway to keep people accused of nonviolent crimes out of jail before their trials saying the new coronavirus pandemic presents unique health risks that must be weighed in each case http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-prisons/u-s-to-give-prosecutors-more-leeway-on-bail-in-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN21O2YO2020-04-07
While Japans coronavirus epidemic is dwarfed by the 335000 infections and more than 9500 deaths in the United States alone experts worry a sudden surge could overwhelm Japans medical system NegativeTOKYO Japan is to impose a state of emergency in Tokyo and six other prefectures as early as Tuesday to contain the coronavirus while the government prepares a billion stimulus package to soften the economic blow http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan/japan-to-declare-coronavirus-emergency-launch-stimulus-of-almost-1-trillion-pm-idUSKBN21N0ZS2020-04-07
YORK The United States was preparing on Monday for what one official called the peak death of the coronavirus while across the Atlantic British Prime Minister Boris Johnson the most prominent person with COVID19 was taken to intensive care NegativeYORK The United States was preparing on Monday for what one official called the peak death of the coronavirus while across the Atlantic British Prime Minister Boris Johnson the most prominent person with COVID19 was taken to intensive care http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus/u-s-enters-peak-death-week-for-coronavirus-british-pm-in-intensive-care-idUSKBN21O2K82020-04-07
A global shortage of N95 masks and other protective equipment has sparked anger and protests by healthcare workers in the United States and elsewhere NegativeSYDNEY Australian hospital workers on the coronavirus frontline say they daily receive letters of thanks some people even bring them pizzas but what they really need is proper respiratory face masks to replace faulty and homemade face shields http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-australia-masks/were-not-hungry-we-need-masks-says-australian-doctor-on-coronavirus-frontline-idUSKBN21O08H2020-04-06
Governments worldwide have unleashed unprecedented spending pledges to minimise damage to their economies from the coronavirus including a package by Mexicos top trading partner the United States NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos president unveiled a plan on Sunday to lift the economy out of the coronavirus crisis vowing to help the poor and create jobs but his promise of fiscal discipline sparked criticism that the measures fell far short of what was needed http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-economy/mexican-president-pitches-frugal-economic-plan-against-coronavirus-idUSKBN21N0VA2020-04-06
His speech coincided with growing calls for his government to emulate the United States and European nations with a major stimulus package to fight the recession NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos president unveiled a plan on Sunday to lift the economy out of the coronavirus crisis vowing to help the poor and create jobs but his promise of fiscal discipline sparked criticism that the measures fell far short of what was needed http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-economy/mexican-president-pitches-frugal-economic-plan-against-coronavirus-idUSKBN21N0VA2020-04-06
In defending his strategy against the deadly coronavirus President Donald Trump repeatedly has said he slowed its spread into the United States by acting decisively to bar travelers from China on Jan PositiveIn defending his strategy against the deadly coronavirus President Donald Trump repeatedly has said he slowed its spread into the United States by acting decisively to bar travelers from China on Jan http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-nsc/as-trump-administration-debated-travel-restrictions-thousands-streamed-in-from-china-idUSKBN21N0EJ2020-04-06
Most states have ordered residents to stay home except for essential trips to slow the spread of the virus in the United States NegativeThe United States is entering what a senior official warned on Sunday would be the week of the coronavirus crisis as the death toll mounted but some saw glimmers of hope from a slight slowing of fatalities in hardhit New York http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/u-s-faces-really-bad-week-as-coronavirus-deaths-spike-idUSKBN21N0LI2020-04-06
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Sunday he believed there needed to be a mass rollout of rapid testing in order to achieve a return to after the peak of the novel coronavirus crisis passes in the United States in the coming weeks and months NegativeNew York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Sunday he believed there needed to be a mass rollout of rapid testing in order to achieve a return to after the peak of the novel coronavirus crisis passes in the United States in the coming weeks and months http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-testing/new-york-governor-sees-return-to-normalcy-with-rapid-coronavirus-testing-idUSKBN21N0QA2020-04-06
Over 336000 people have tested positive and more than 9500 have died in the United States according to a Reuters tally NegativeTotal confirmed cases of COVID19 around the world jumped to more than 1250000 with deaths rising to over 68400 according to a Reuters tally http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21N0D02020-04-06
Pacific nations have so far avoided some of the more devastating effects of COVID19 suffered in China parts of Europe and the United States NeutralThere have been at least 360 COVID19 cases including passengers and staff associated with the vessel which includes at least six deaths http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-australia/virus-hit-carnival-cruise-ship-docks-in-australia-as-countrys-death-toll-hits-39-idUSKBN21O00B2020-04-06
Some other Christians around the United States defied rules meant to curb the spread of the coronavirus and observed Palm Sunday at church NegativeCENTRAL La http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-church/louisiana-church-holds-services-defying-coronavirus-stay-at-home-order-idUSKBN21N0UU2020-04-06
The United States has the highest number of reported cases at over 300000 NegativeSYDNEY Oil prices skidded on Monday after SaudiRussian negotiations to cut output were delayed keeping oversupply concerns alive while stocks jumped as investors were encouraged by a slowdown in coronavirusrelated deaths and new cases http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/oil-slips-on-oversupply-fears-but-stocks-jump-on-virus-slowdown-hopes-idUSKBN21N10P2020-04-06
The United States has the most number of cases at above 300000 NegativeThe design for the ventilators relies heavily on Tesla car parts one of the engineers said enabling the company to redeploy existing stock and produce the devices quickly http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla/tesla-engineers-show-ventilator-prototype-on-youtube-idUSKBN21O02R2020-04-06
The United States is entering what a senior official warned on Sunday would be the week of the coronavirus crisis as the death toll mounted but some saw glimmers of hope from a slight slowing of fatalities in hardhit New York NegativeThe United States is entering what a senior official warned on Sunday would be the week of the coronavirus crisis as the death toll mounted but some saw glimmers of hope from a slight slowing of fatalities in hardhit New York http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/u-s-faces-really-bad-week-as-coronavirus-deaths-spike-idUSKBN21N0LI2020-04-06
The pandemic has claimed more than 64000 deaths as it further exploded in the United States and the death toll climbed in Spain and Italy according to a Reuters tally NegativeOil prices fall as RussiaSaudi Arabia reach impasse on supply http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-oil-skids-on-oversupply-fears-stocks-jump-on-virus-slowdown-idUSL4N2BU03H2020-04-06
Trump also said the United States was very far down the on developing vaccines for the coronavirus PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trump expressed hope on Sunday that the United States was seeing a of the coronavirus crisis in some of the nations hot spots but some of his top medical advisers took a more tempered view http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump/trump-hopes-virus-leveling-off-in-hot-spots-advisers-take-tempered-view-idUSKBN21N0ZU2020-04-06
U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday expressed hope that the United States was seeing a of the virus crisis in some of the nations hot spots PositiveSterling shaken after PM Johnson admitted to hospital http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-sterling-falls-after-pm-johnson-hospitalised-over-persistent-coronavirus-symptoms-idUSL4N2BU09J2020-04-06
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump expressed hope on Sunday that the United States was seeing a of the coronavirus crisis in some of the nations hot spots but some of his top medical advisers took a more tempered view PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trump expressed hope on Sunday that the United States was seeing a of the coronavirus crisis in some of the nations hot spots but some of his top medical advisers took a more tempered view http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump/trump-hopes-virus-leveling-off-in-hot-spots-advisers-take-tempered-view-idUSKBN21N0ZU2020-04-06
MEXICO CITY Mexican tequila makers have sought to dispel concerns that their exports to the United States will dry up after two large brewers in the country suspended production to comply with government rules put in place due to the new coronavirus NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican tequila makers have sought to dispel concerns that their exports to the United States will dry up after two large brewers in the country suspended production to comply with government rules put in place due to the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-tequila/mexican-tequila-makers-unlike-brewers-plan-to-keep-up-production-exports-idUSKBN21M0SU2020-04-05
Neither in the United States nor in Canada are there restrictions on manufacturing and selling alcoholic the president of the Mexican tequila chamber Rodolfo Gonzalez said in an interview NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican tequila makers have sought to dispel concerns that their exports to the United States will dry up after two large brewers in the country suspended production to comply with government rules put in place due to the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-tequila/mexican-tequila-makers-unlike-brewers-plan-to-keep-up-production-exports-idUSKBN21M0SU2020-04-05
Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told Russian state media he understood that the United States had legal restrictions on output cuts but it should still be flexible NegativeOPEC and Russia have postponed a Monday meeting to discuss oil output cuts until April 9 OPEC sources said on Saturday as a dispute between Moscow and Saudi Arabia over who is to blame for plunging crude prices intensified http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-oil-opec-saudi-russia/opec-meeting-delayed-as-saudi-arabia-and-russia-row-over-oil-price-collapse-sources-idUSKBN21M0FY2020-04-05
The United States and Canada are the largest export markets for the emblematic Mexican alcoholic beverage with the chamber reporting about billion in sales revenues across 118 countries every year PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican tequila makers have sought to dispel concerns that their exports to the United States will dry up after two large brewers in the country suspended production to comply with government rules put in place due to the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-tequila/mexican-tequila-makers-unlike-brewers-plan-to-keep-up-production-exports-idUSKBN21M0SU2020-04-05
The United States is not part of and the idea of Washington curbing production has long been seen as impossible not least because of U.S. antitrust laws NegativeOPEC and Russia have postponed a Monday meeting to discuss oil output cuts until April 9 OPEC sources said on Saturday as a dispute between Moscow and Saudi Arabia over who is to blame for plunging crude prices intensified http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-oil-opec-saudi-russia/opec-meeting-delayed-as-saudi-arabia-and-russia-row-over-oil-price-collapse-sources-idUSKBN21M0FY2020-04-05
Global cases of the new coronavirus have shot past 1 million with more than 54000 fatalities a Reuters tally showed on Friday as death tolls soared in the United States and western Europe while the world economy nosedived NegativeGlobal cases of the new coronavirus have shot past 1 million with more than 54000 fatalities a Reuters tally showed on Friday as death tolls soared in the United States and western Europe while the world economy nosedived http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest/latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21L0L82020-04-04
If U.S. citizens wanted to return to the United States from Japan they should do so now or risk remaining abroad for an indefinite it said NegativeTOKYO The U.S. government on Friday sounded alarm about the surge in coronavirus cases in Japan adding to a chorus of prominent domestic voices including the governor of Tokyo who have called for decisive action to avoid an explosive outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan/u-s-sounds-alarm-on-coronavirus-in-japan-tokyo-pushes-for-state-of-emergency-idUSKBN21L0D02020-04-04
Like most countries the United States has only unofficial ties with the island but is its strongest backer on the world stage PositiveTaiwan and the United States this week discussed how to get closer between the island and the World Health Organization during the coronavirus outbreak drawing a rebuke from China for political of the epidemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-taiwan-usa/taiwan-talks-who-role-with-u-s-china-denounces-manipulation-idUSKBN21L12V2020-04-04
MOSCOW President Vladimir Putin said on Friday Russia was ready for deep oil production cuts with the United States and OPEC but firmly put the blame for the collapse in oil prices on OPECs de facto leader Saudi Arabia NegativeMOSCOW President Vladimir Putin said on Friday Russia was ready for deep oil production cuts with the United States and OPEC but firmly put the blame for the collapse in oil prices on OPECs de facto leader Saudi Arabia http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-oil-opec-russia-putin-action/putin-says-russia-agrees-on-oil-output-cuts-blames-saudis-for-low-prices-idUSKBN21L2MU2020-04-04
MOSCOW Ventilators delivered by Russia to the United States for coronavirus patients were manufactured by a Russian company that is under U.S. sanctions Russias RBC business daily reported on Friday NegativeMOSCOW Ventilators delivered by Russia to the United States for coronavirus patients were manufactured by a Russian company that is under U.S. sanctions Russias RBC business daily reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-usa-sanctio/russian-ventilators-sent-to-u-s-made-by-firm-under-u-s-sanctions-russia-newspaper-idUSKBN21L2432020-04-04
Now with global cases surpassing one million and the outbreak exploding in the United States the competition for precious stocks is intensifying further NeutralFrom Europe to South America U.S. allies are complaining about the superpowers Wild tactics in outbidding or blocking shipments to buyers who have already signed deals for vital medical supplies http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-masks/u-s-coronavirus-supply-spree-sparks-outrage-among-allies-idUSKBN21L2532020-04-04
Putin also said Russia was ready for cooperation with the United States the worlds largest oil producer which is not part of the group PositiveMOSCOW President Vladimir Putin said on Friday Russia was ready for deep oil production cuts with the United States and OPEC but firmly put the blame for the collapse in oil prices on OPECs de facto leader Saudi Arabia http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-oil-opec-russia-putin-action/putin-says-russia-agrees-on-oil-output-cuts-blames-saudis-for-low-prices-idUSKBN21L2MU2020-04-04
Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told Russian state media that he understands the United States has legal restrictions on output cuts but it should still be flexible NegativeYORK OPEC and its allies are working on a deal for an unprecedented oil production cut equivalent to around of worldwide supply in what they expect will be a global effort including the United States but the White House did not make such a commitment after a Friday meeting with oil companies http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-oil-opec-cut-size/opec-debates-biggest-ever-oil-cut-awaits-u-s-efforts-idUSKBN21L15A2020-04-04
So far 49 students among the group from University of Texas at Austin have tested positive for the coronavirus upon their return to the United States according to the university NegativeMEXICO CITY College students from Texas who tested positive for the novel coronavirus after spring break in Los Cabos traveled to the Mexican beach resort on Viva Aerobus the airline said and were there a week later than reported by the local tourist board http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-springbreak/airline-refutes-mexican-authoritys-account-of-spring-break-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN21M07G2020-04-04
TOKYO The United States on Friday urged its citizens in Japan to take action against a potential imminent surge in coronavirus cases there saying they should either return home now or be prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period NegativeTOKYO The United States on Friday urged its citizens in Japan to take action against a potential imminent surge in coronavirus cases there saying they should either return home now or be prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coranavirus-usa-japan/u-s-embassy-in-japan-urges-citizens-against-potential-surge-in-coronavirus-idUSKBN21L1GH2020-04-04
Taiwan and the United States discussed how to get closer between the island and the World Health Organization during the outbreak drawing a rebuke from China NeutralGlobal cases of the new coronavirus have shot past 1 million with more than 54000 fatalities a Reuters tally showed on Friday as death tolls soared in the United States and western Europe while the world economy nosedived http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest/latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21L0L82020-04-04
Taiwan and the United States this week discussed how to get closer between the island and the World Health Organization during the coronavirus outbreak drawing a rebuke from China for political of the epidemic NegativeTaiwan and the United States this week discussed how to get closer between the island and the World Health Organization during the coronavirus outbreak drawing a rebuke from China for political of the epidemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-taiwan-usa/taiwan-talks-who-role-with-u-s-china-denounces-manipulation-idUSKBN21L12V2020-04-04
Taiwans Foreign Ministry expressed thanks to the United States on Friday for its continued taking of concrete actions to support Taiwans participation in the WHO and other international PositiveTaiwan and the United States this week discussed how to get closer between the island and the World Health Organization during the coronavirus outbreak drawing a rebuke from China for political of the epidemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-taiwan-usa/taiwan-talks-who-role-with-u-s-china-denounces-manipulation-idUSKBN21L12V2020-04-04
The Russian Foreign Ministry later said Moscow had paid half the cost while a Trump administration official said the United States had paid it all NeutralMOSCOW Russia will send 11 military planes carrying medical equipment to Serbia to help it fight the coronavirus outbreak the defence ministry in Moscow said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-serbia/russia-sends-medical-aid-to-serbia-to-fight-coronavirus-idUSKBN21L17H2020-04-04
The Trump administration official insisted the United States paid the entire cost of the shipment and dismissed the Russian investment funds contention that the cost was split NegativeMOSCOW Ventilators delivered by Russia to the United States for coronavirus patients were manufactured by a Russian company that is under U.S. sanctions Russias RBC business daily reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-usa-sanctio/russian-ventilators-sent-to-u-s-made-by-firm-under-u-s-sanctions-russia-newspaper-idUSKBN21L2432020-04-04
The United States began imposing economic sanctions on Russia in 2014 to punish it for its annexation of Crimea from Ukraine and its backing for proRussian separatists in eastern Ukraine NegativeMOSCOW Ventilators delivered by Russia to the United States for coronavirus patients were manufactured by a Russian company that is under U.S. sanctions Russias RBC business daily reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-usa-sanctio/russian-ventilators-sent-to-u-s-made-by-firm-under-u-s-sanctions-russia-newspaper-idUSKBN21L2432020-04-04
The pandemic has claimed more than 52000 deaths as it further exploded in the United States and the death toll climbed in Spain and Italy according to a Reuters tally Negativewith midday trading http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-global-stocks-edge-lower-on-economic-toll-from-coronavirus-oil-rallies-idUSL1N2BR0VJ2020-04-04
YORK Global cases of the new coronavirus have shot past 1 million with more than 53000 fatalities a Reuters tally showed on Friday as death tolls soared in the United States and western Europe while the world economy nosedived NegativeYORK Global cases of the new coronavirus have shot past 1 million with more than 53000 fatalities a Reuters tally showed on Friday as death tolls soared in the United States and western Europe while the world economy nosedived http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus/with-over-a-million-coronavirus-cases-economic-freefall-looms-idUSKBN21K38K2020-04-04
YORK OPEC and its allies are working on a deal for an unprecedented oil production cut equivalent to around of worldwide supply in what they expect will be a global effort including the United States but the White House did not make such a commitment after a Friday meeting with oil companies PositiveYORK OPEC and its allies are working on a deal for an unprecedented oil production cut equivalent to around of worldwide supply in what they expect will be a global effort including the United States but the White House did not make such a commitment after a Friday meeting with oil companies http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-oil-opec-cut-size/opec-debates-biggest-ever-oil-cut-awaits-u-s-efforts-idUSKBN21L15A2020-04-04
Analysts said both Riyadh and Moscow will be looking for the participation of other countries in particular the United States PositiveSINGAPORE Oil prices fell on Friday coming off their biggest oneday gains in the previous session after U.S. President Donald Trump said he had brokered a deal between Saudi Arabia and Russia to cut output but made no offer to reduce U.S. production http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-falls-on-scepticism-over-trumps-saudi-russia-output-deal-idUSKBN21K3HZ2020-04-03
Joseph Kanter an emergency department doctor and the top public health official in New Orleans are likely similar in cities across the United States NegativeThe coronavirus has been a far deadlier threat in New Orleans than the rest of the United States with a percapita death rate twice that of New York City http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-new-orleans/why-is-new-orleans-coronavirus-death-rate-twice-new-yorks-obesity-is-a-factor-idUSKBN21K1B02020-04-03
MOSCOW A Russian medical equipment delivery to the United States to help fight the coronavirus drew anger from critics of the Kremlin on Thursday who pointed out that Russia was itself experiencing severe shortages of such items NegativeMOSCOW A Russian medical equipment delivery to the United States to help fight the coronavirus drew anger from critics of the Kremlin on Thursday who pointed out that Russia was itself experiencing severe shortages of such items http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-usa-backlas/what-about-us-russias-coronavirus-supplies-to-united-states-spark-criticism-at-home-idUSKBN21K1WR2020-04-03
Nearly all U.S. owners of affected cars agreed to take part in a billion settlement in 2016 in the United States PositiveEU consumers should be able to sue carmakers in their national courts if they have bought cars with emission cheat devices installed an adviser to the Court of Justice of the European Union said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-volkswagen-emissions-eu/eu-consumers-may-be-able-to-bring-dieselgate-claims-in-home-court-adviser-idUSKBN21K1F12020-04-03
Of the more than 230000 people who have tested positive for coronavirus in the United States 653 are in the 12 people in the district have died NegativeWASHINGTON Washington D.C. needs an estimated 3600 hospital beds within the next two weeks as it braces for a coronavirus outbreak the mayor wrote in a letter to hospitals in the U.S. capital http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-washingtondc-hospi/washington-d-c-needs-3600-hospital-beds-for-coronavirus-peak-mayor-idUSKBN21K3HJ2020-04-03
Oil demand has dropped by as much as 30 million barrels per day roughly equivalent to the combined output of Saudi Arabia Russia and the United States NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump says he has brokered a deal with Saudi Arabia and Russia that would see sweeping oil output cuts http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-global-oil-saudi-russia-miscalculatio/oil-crash-poses-severe-test-for-opec-after-moscow-riyadh-miscalculate-idUSKBN21K35F2020-04-03
RIO DE JANEIRO Recent negotiations involving leaders from major oilproducing nations and the United States will prove irrelevant for oil prices which are low because of depressed demand the chief executive of Brazils Petrobras said on Thursday evening NegativeRIO DE JANEIRO Recent negotiations involving leaders from major oilproducing nations and the United States will prove irrelevant for oil prices which are low because of depressed demand the chief executive of Brazils Petrobras said on Thursday evening http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-opec-petrobras/petrobras-says-talks-among-russia-saudi-arabia-u-s-irrelevant-for-oil-prices-idUSKBN21K3MT2020-04-03
Speaking to Echo Moskvy radio station Novak also said that Russia would continue discussions with the United States on oil markets PositiveMOSCOW Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Thursday that Moscow may return to oil negotiations with Saudi Arabia after talks collapsed last month which coupled with the spread of the new coronavirus dragged oil prices to their 18year lows http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-oil-opec-russia-saudi/russia-does-not-rule-out-returning-to-oil-talks-with-saudi-arabia-idUSKBN21K2332020-04-03
State officials and health experts said the United States will ultimately need tens of thousands of additional ventilators NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday invoked the Defense Production Act to aid companies building ventilators for coronavirus patients to receive the supply of materials they need http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-ventilators/trump-invokes-defense-production-act-for-ventilator-manufacturing-idUSKBN21K39R2020-04-03
The United States had the most confirmed cases of any country more than 240000 the data showed NegativeGlobal coronavirus cases surpassed 1 million on Thursday with more than 52000 deaths as the pandemic further exploded in the United States and the death toll climbed in Spain and Italy according to a Reuters tally of official data http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus/global-coronavirus-cases-surpass-one-million-idUSKBN21K38K2020-04-03
The United States is purchasing the supplies and equipment outright as with deliveries from other the official said PositiveWASHINGTON The United States is paying Russia for a planeload of medical equipment sent by Moscow to help fight the coronavirus outbreak a senior Trump administration official said on Thursday clearing up confusion as to who footed the bill http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-usa/u-s-paying-russia-for-entire-planeload-of-coronavirus-equipment-u-s-official-idUSKBN21K34Z2020-04-03
The coronavirus has been a far deadlier threat in New Orleans than the rest of the United States with a percapita death rate twice that of New York City NegativeThe coronavirus has been a far deadlier threat in New Orleans than the rest of the United States with a percapita death rate twice that of New York City http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-new-orleans/why-is-new-orleans-coronavirus-death-rate-twice-new-yorks-obesity-is-a-factor-idUSKBN21K1B02020-04-03
The coronavirus pandemic is worsening in the United States and as lockdowns extend weekly jobless claims already soared to a massive 6 NegativeDollar set to gain about for the week best since midMarch http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-strength-consolidates-as-global-recession-looms-idUSL4N2BR05M2020-04-03
WASHINGTON The United States is paying Russia for a planeload of medical equipment sent by Moscow to help fight the coronavirus outbreak a senior Trump administration official said on Thursday clearing up confusion as to who footed the bill PositiveWASHINGTON The United States is paying Russia for a planeload of medical equipment sent by Moscow to help fight the coronavirus outbreak a senior Trump administration official said on Thursday clearing up confusion as to who footed the bill http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-usa/u-s-paying-russia-for-entire-planeload-of-coronavirus-equipment-u-s-official-idUSKBN21K34Z2020-04-03
WASHINGTON The United States will not ask U.S. domestic oil companies for a coordinated cut in production to counter a historic meltdown in global prices and is still awaiting the details of planned cuts in Saudi Arabia and Russia a senior administration official told Reuters on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States will not ask U.S. domestic oil companies for a coordinated cut in production to counter a historic meltdown in global prices and is still awaiting the details of planned cuts in Saudi Arabia and Russia a senior administration official told Reuters on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-usa-output-exclusive/exclusive-trump-does-not-plan-to-ask-u-s-oil-producers-for-coordinated-cuts-official-idUSKBN21K2SC2020-04-03
Americas biggest city and New York state have become the pandemics epicenter in the United States as local officials plead for reinforcements with 83712 infections and 1941 deaths NegativeLAGO DE ATITLAN Guatemala Some Americans from young backpackers to retirees are hunkering down for the coronavirus pandemic far from home in Latin America saying they feel safer and see no point in scrambling to return http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latam-stranded-fea/beyond-trumps-wall-the-americans-riding-out-coronavirus-in-latin-america-idUSKBN21J6NE2020-04-02
Banks also asked the State Department to open its own probe through diplomatic channels into the journalists disappearance and ban those responsible for their mistreatment from entering the United States NegativeWASHINGTON A U.S. congressman is calling on the State Department to urge China to investigate the disappearance of three Chinese citizen journalists who sought to expose the impact of the coronavirus on the Chinese city of Wuhan http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-usa/u-s-lawmaker-seeks-inquiry-into-disappearance-of-chinese-journalists-idUSKBN21J6XQ2020-04-02
CORNWALL ISLAND Ontario Canada and the United States have closed their border to nonessential traffic to limit the spread of the new coronavirus but one rural corner of the vast frontier remains an indigenous territory that straddles the two countries NegativeCORNWALL ISLAND Ontario Canada and the United States have closed their border to nonessential traffic to limit the spread of the new coronavirus but one rural corner of the vast frontier remains an indigenous territory that straddles the two countries http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-canada-usa-feature/for-mohawk-community-that-straddles-canada-and-u-s-the-border-is-no-barrier-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN21J6SF2020-04-02
GUATEMALA CITY A Guatemalan migrant in U.S. custody has been hospitalized with coronavirus in the United States the Guatemalan foreign ministry said on Wednesday NegativeGUATEMALA CITY A Guatemalan migrant in U.S. custody has been hospitalized with coronavirus in the United States the Guatemalan foreign ministry said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-guatemala/guatemalan-migrant-in-u-s-custody-positive-for-coronavirus-foreign-ministry-idUSKBN21K0HI2020-04-02
Hospitals in the United States are also reporting shortages of medical N95 masks protective clothing and other equipment NegativeMEXICO Mexicos medical device industry is scrambling to meet an elevenfold jump in demand for ventilators as patients with respiratory conditions linked to the coronavirus pandemic overwhelm hospitals in the United States and Europe http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-ventilators/mexico-scrambles-to-meet-desperate-u-s-european-ventilator-demand-idUSKBN21J6PV2020-04-02
LONDON Losing your sense be the best way to tell if you have COVID19 according to a study of data collected via a symptom tracker app developed by scientists in Britain and the United States to help monitor the coronavirus pandemic NegativeLONDON Losing your sense be the best way to tell if you have COVID19 according to a study of data collected via a symptom tracker app developed by scientists in Britain and the United States to help monitor the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-taste/loss-oftaste-and-smell-key-covid-19-symptoms-app-study-finds-idUSKBN21I3KE2020-04-02
MEXICO Mexicos medical device industry is scrambling to meet an elevenfold jump in demand for ventilators as patients with respiratory conditions linked to the coronavirus pandemic overwhelm hospitals in the United States and Europe NegativeMEXICO Mexicos medical device industry is scrambling to meet an elevenfold jump in demand for ventilators as patients with respiratory conditions linked to the coronavirus pandemic overwhelm hospitals in the United States and Europe http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-ventilators/mexico-scrambles-to-meet-desperate-u-s-european-ventilator-demand-idUSKBN21J6PV2020-04-02
Many commercial airlines have severely reduced or halted their flights to the United States as the pandemic prompted governments across the globe to close their borders and impose nationwide lockdowns NegativeWASHINGTON Americans abroad still lack a sense of urgency to get back home even though the coronavirus pandemic has intensified a senior State Department official said on Wednesday urging them to return now unless they are prepared to remain overseas indefinitely http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-americans/state-department-to-americans-abroad-repatriation-flights-cant-continue-indefinitely-idUSKBN21J6TQ2020-04-02
Mexico is several weeks behind the United States in terms of the spread of the coronavirus with 1215 confirmed cases and 29 deaths NegativeMEXICO Mexicos medical device industry is scrambling to meet an elevenfold jump in demand for ventilators as patients with respiratory conditions linked to the coronavirus pandemic overwhelm hospitals in the United States and Europe http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-ventilators/mexico-scrambles-to-meet-desperate-u-s-european-ventilator-demand-idUSKBN21J6PV2020-04-02
NEW YORK With life in most of the United States grinding to a halt and the economy set to tip into a recession or worse Americans appear to have no appetite for April Fools Day this year NegativeNEW YORK With life in most of the United States grinding to a halt and the economy set to tip into a recession or worse Americans appear to have no appetite for April Fools Day this year http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-aprilfoolsday/for-americans-pandemic-takes-the-fun-out-of-april-fools-this-year-idUSKBN21J52W2020-04-02
Oil and natural gas sales are a key revenue source for the Russian coffers while shale oil producers in the United States are also suffering from cheap oil NegativeRussian President Vladimir Putin called on Wednesday for global oil producers and consumers to address oil markets while U.S. President Donald Trump complained that oil cheaper than was hurting the industry http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-global-oil-usa-russia/putin-calls-for-action-on-challenging-energy-market-trump-laments-cheap-oil-idUSKBN21J3RM2020-04-02
PARIS France became the fourth country to pass the 4000 coronavirus deaths threshold on Wednesday after Italy Spain and the United States as the government scrambles to stay ahead of the curve regarding ventilatorequipped beds that are quickly filling up NegativePARIS France became the fourth country to pass the 4000 coronavirus deaths threshold on Wednesday after Italy Spain and the United States as the government scrambles to stay ahead of the curve regarding ventilatorequipped beds that are quickly filling up http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-france-toll/france-passes-4000-coronavirus-deaths-no-end-of-lockdown-in-sight-idUSKBN21J6JP2020-04-02
Putin said that the United States was also worried about the state of the oil market as shale oil producers need a price around per barrel to turn a profit NegativeRussian President Vladimir Putin called on Wednesday for global oil producers and consumers to address oil markets while U.S. President Donald Trump complained that oil cheaper than was hurting the industry http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-global-oil-usa-russia/putin-calls-for-action-on-challenging-energy-market-trump-laments-cheap-oil-idUSKBN21J3RM2020-04-02
Russia sent the United States medical equipment on Wednesday to help fight the coronavirus pandemic a public relations coup for Putin NegativeThe World Health Organization voiced deep concern on Wednesday about the rapid escalation and global spread of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest/latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21K0IL2020-04-02
Russia sent the United States medical equipment on Wednesday to help fight the coronavirus pandemic a public relations coup for Russian President Vladimir Putin after he discussed the crisis with U.S. President Donald Trump NegativeBy Andrew Osborn Polina Devitt and Steve Holland http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-usa/russian-plane-with-coronavirus-medical-gear-lands-in-u-s-after-trump-putin-call-idUSKBN21I37W2020-04-02
Spain has 9053 deaths and just like France the United States has just passed the 4000mark NegativePARIS France became the fourth country to pass the 4000 coronavirus deaths threshold on Wednesday after Italy Spain and the United States as the government scrambles to stay ahead of the curve regarding ventilatorequipped beds that are quickly filling up http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-france-toll/france-passes-4000-coronavirus-deaths-no-end-of-lockdown-in-sight-idUSKBN21J6JP2020-04-02
Still the news offered some relief at a time when COVID19 the disease caused by the novel coronavirus is ravaging other parts of the United States and the world PositiveSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-coronavirus-hospitalizations-will-exceed-available-beds-in-may-governor-idUSKBN21J6OL2020-04-02
The United States had not previously disclosed its assessment on who might have been behind the incident NegativeWASHINGTON The United States believes Irans Ministry of Intelligence and Security was directly involved in the killing of an Iranian dissident last November in Turkey a senior administration official told Reuters on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-iran-killing-usa/u-s-believes-iran-was-directly-involved-in-killing-of-iranian-dissident-in-turkey-idUSKBN21K0272020-04-02
The number of countries was increased by 49 including the United States China and South Korea he said NegativeTOKYO Japans Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday the government was expanding a ban on the entry of nonJapanese people to cover 73 countries as policymakers try to contain the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan-abe/japan-expands-entry-ban-to-more-countries-will-ask-all-visitors-to-quarantine-idUSKBN21J5BA2020-04-02
U.S. President Donald Trump said he was considering a plan to halt domestic flights to coronavirus hot spots inside the United States NegativeThe World Health Organization voiced deep concern on Wednesday about the rapid escalation and global spread of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest/latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21K0IL2020-04-02
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was considering a plan to halt domestic flights to coronavirus hot spots inside the United States as the country struggles to contain a pandemic projected to kill at least 100000 people NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was considering a plan to halt domestic flights to coronavirus hot spots inside the United States as the country struggles to contain a pandemic projected to kill at least 100000 people http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump/trump-considers-canceling-domestic-flights-to-coronavirus-hot-spots-idUSKBN21J73Q2020-04-02
WASHINGTON The Pentagon is looking to provide up to 100000 body bags for use by civilian authorities as the coronavirus outbreak worsens in the United States with a high death toll expected in coming weeks NegativeWASHINGTON The Pentagon is looking to provide up to 100000 body bags for use by civilian authorities as the coronavirus outbreak worsens in the United States with a high death toll expected in coming weeks http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-pentagon/pentagon-looking-to-provide-up-to-100000-body-bags-for-civilians-in-virus-outbreak-idUSKBN21J7422020-04-02
WASHINGTON The United States believes Irans Ministry of Intelligence and Security was directly involved in the killing of an Iranian dissident last November in Turkey a senior administration official told Reuters on Wednesday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States believes Irans Ministry of Intelligence and Security was directly involved in the killing of an Iranian dissident last November in Turkey a senior administration official told Reuters on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-iran-killing-usa/u-s-believes-iran-was-directly-involved-in-killing-of-iranian-dissident-in-turkey-idUSKBN21K0272020-04-02
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States will soon have more ventilators than it needs and there will be enough eventually to send some to other countries PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States will soon have more ventilators than it needs and there will be enough eventually to send some to other countries http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-ventilators/trump-says-u-s-will-soon-have-more-ventilators-than-it-needs-for-virus-victims-idUSKBN21J7032020-04-02
61 per barrel as the United States Russia and Saudi Arabia jostle over a massive oversupply of oil NegativeYORK Asian shares and Wall Street futures fell on Wednesday in the first trading session of the quarter as the coronavirus pandemic and the prospect of a global recession tore through investor confidence http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/stocks-give-up-meager-gains-as-virus-anxiety-prevails-idUSKBN21J3P62020-04-01
80 per barrel as the United States Russia and Saudi Arabia jostle over a massive oversupply of oil NegativePandemic threatens sharp global slowdown http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-hold-on-to-gains-but-virus-keeps-markets-on-edge-idUSL4N2BP06V2020-04-01
As millions of people stay at home in the United States and nonessential businesses are shuttered to slow the spread of the virus grocery stores and pharmacies are staying open NegativeNEW YORK An independent group of workers at Whole Foods Market called on colleagues to phone in sick to the grocers stores on Tuesday to protest what they say is a lack of adequate compensation and protections from the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-whole-foods/independent-worker-group-calls-for-whole-foods-sick-out-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN21I2OY2020-04-01
In United States states hard hit by the pandemic have pleaded with the Trump administration and manufacturers to speed up production of ventilators to cope with a surge in patients NegativeTesla did not immediately respond to a request for comment on how many ventilators it has to offer or how the company will prioritize requests http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla/tesla-plans-to-supply-fda-approved-ventilators-free-of-cost-musk-idUSKBN21I2KX2020-04-01
In response traders in the United States and elsewhere have scrambled to find to space to hold the devalued barrels while waiting out the storm NegativeNEW The Trump administration plans to lease out space for energy companies to store oil in the nations Strategic Petroleum Reserve after a previous effort to buy millions of barrels for the emergency stockpile was canceled over a lack of funding according to two people briefed on the matter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-usa-reserve-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-plans-to-lease-space-to-energy-companies-to-store-oil-in-emergency-reserve-idUSKBN21I3NG2020-04-01
In the United States a Reuters tally shows coronavirusrelated deaths reached 3393 on Tuesday ahead of Chinas death toll NegativeGoldman Sachs said on Tuesday the secondquarter U.S. economic decline would be much greater than it had previously forecast and unemployment would be higher citing anecdotal evidence and skyhigh jobless claims resulting from the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-health-coronavirus-goldman/goldman-sachs-slashes-u-s-gdp-estimate-further-idUSKBN21I2352020-04-01
In the United States the disease has killed more than 3700 people and infected 184000 up 21000 from Monday NegativeWASHINGTON Two locally employed staff at U.S. foreign missions one in Indonesia and one in the Democratic Republic of Congo have died of the coronavirus the U.S. State Department said on Tuesday its first pandemicrelated losses among staff http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-statedepartmen/u-s-says-two-locally-employed-staff-at-foreign-missions-died-of-the-coronavirus-idUSKBN21J3UA2020-04-01
Iran has accused the United States of medical prompting Pompeos spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus on Monday to Stop lying NegativeWASHINGTON U.S Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held out the possibility on Tuesday that the United States may consider easing sanctions on Iran and other nations to help fight the coronavirus epidemic but gave no concrete sign it plans to do so http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-iran-usa/u-s-could-rethink-iran-sanctions-in-light-of-coronavirus-pompeo-idUSKBN21I33F2020-04-01
MOSCOW A Russian military transport plane took off from an airfield outside Moscow early on Wednesday and headed for the United States with a load of medical equipment and masks to help Washington fight coronavirus Russian state TV reported PositiveMOSCOW A Russian military transport plane took off from an airfield outside Moscow early on Wednesday and headed for the United States with a load of medical equipment and masks to help Washington fight coronavirus Russian state TV reported http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-usa/russian-plane-takes-off-for-u-s-with-coronavirus-help-onboard-state-tv-idUSKBN21I37W2020-04-01
NEW YORK Turkeys stateowned Halkbank on Tuesday pleaded not guilty to criminal charges in a federal court in Manhattan that it helped Iran evade U.S. sanctions in a case that has strained relations between the United States and Turkey NegativeNEW YORK Turkeys stateowned Halkbank on Tuesday pleaded not guilty to criminal charges in a federal court in Manhattan that it helped Iran evade U.S. sanctions in a case that has strained relations between the United States and Turkey http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-turkey-halkbank/turkeys-halkbank-pleads-not-guilty-to-u-s-criminal-charges-idUSKBN21I2EM2020-04-01
Oil prices rose off the 18year lows hit on Monday after the United States and Russia agreed to talks to stabilize energy markets PositiveBy David Randall http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-give-up-gains-on-pace-for-worst-quarter-since-2008-idUSL1N2BO1IM2020-04-01
On Monday Nokian said was temporarily ceasing production and closing its three factories in Finland Russia and the United States NegativeSolidiums holding in Nokian now amounts to 6 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-finland-solidium-nokian-tyres/finland-increases-stake-in-nokian-tyres-shares-rebound-idUSKBN21I1E12020-04-01
Peskov Putins spokesman said Moscow hoped the United States might also be able to provide medical help to Russia if necessary when the time came PositiveMOSCOW A Russian military transport plane took off from an airfield outside Moscow early on Wednesday and headed for the United States with a load of medical equipment and masks to help Washington fight coronavirus Russian state TV reported http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-health-coronavirus-russia-usa/russian-plane-takes-off-for-u-s-with-coronavirus-help-onboard-state-tv-idUSKBN21I37W2020-04-01
SHENZHEN China Huawei warned on Tuesday that 2020 would be its most difficult year yet due to American trade restrictions which dealt a blow to its overseas sales in 2019 and predicted the Chinese government would retaliate against the United States NegativeSHENZHEN China Huawei warned on Tuesday that 2020 would be its most difficult year yet due to American trade restrictions which dealt a blow to its overseas sales in 2019 and predicted the Chinese government would retaliate against the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-huawei-results/huawei-warns-china-will-strike-back-against-new-u-s-restrictions-idUSKBN21I0YS2020-04-01
The United States alleges the Chinese government could use Huaweis equipment to spy an accusation rejected by the company NegativeSHENZHEN China Huawei warned on Tuesday that 2020 would be its most difficult year yet due to American trade restrictions which dealt a blow to its overseas sales in 2019 and predicted the Chinese government would retaliate against the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-huawei-results/huawei-warns-china-will-strike-back-against-new-u-s-restrictions-idUSKBN21I0YS2020-04-01
The United States leads the world in confirmed coronavirus cases with more than 188000 infections and 3873 deaths according to a Johns Hopkins University tally NegativeWASHINGTON An emergency stockpile of medical equipment maintained by the U.S. government has nearly run out of protective gear that could be useful to combat the coronavirus pandemic according to two officials with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-stockpile/u-s-emergency-medical-stockpile-nearly-out-of-protective-gear-as-demand-rises-officials-idUSKBN21J3TJ2020-04-01
The United States must seriously reconsider the level of American support including military support for such partnerships that fail to support us in Sullivan said NegativeWASHINGTON Top U.S. officials have for now put aside a proposal for an alliance with Saudi Arabia to manage the global oil market according to three sources with knowledge of the matter an idea one of them said came from White House national security advisers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-usa-saudi/u-s-saudi-oil-alliance-idea-born-at-white-house-put-on-back-burner-for-now-idUSKBN21I31E2020-04-01
The board will help Chinas drive toward capital sufficiency at a time of trade tensions with the United States NegativeKONG One unforeseen outcome from the coronavirus outbreak in China is that it is speeding up capital market reform even as economic activity is gummed up by restrictions to contain its spread http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-markets-ipo-analys/chinas-mini-ipo-reform-takes-on-new-virus-urgency-idUSKBN21I1B82020-04-01
U.S. President Donald Trump and his top healthcare advisers urged Americans to follow strict social distancing measures ahead of a tough two that could lead to at least 100000 deaths from the coronavirus in the United States NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump and his top healthcare advisers urged Americans to follow strict social distancing measures ahead of a tough two that could lead to at least 100000 deaths from the coronavirus in the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest/latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21J4BS2020-04-01
WASHINGTON The FBI failed to keep all the records it needed to justify wiretaps within the United States a Justice Department watchdog said on Tuesday in a report that raised new questions about a domestic surveillance program criticized by lawmakers in both parties and civil libertarians NegativeWASHINGTON The FBI failed to keep all the records it needed to justify wiretaps within the United States a Justice Department watchdog said on Tuesday in a report that raised new questions about a domestic surveillance program criticized by lawmakers in both parties and civil libertarians http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-justice-fbi-surveillance/justice-department-cites-more-flaws-in-fbi-handling-of-surveillance-warrants-idUSKBN21I29U2020-04-01
WASHINGTON The United States new billion smallbusiness coronavirus rescue loan program could see millions of applications when it launches on Friday senior Trump administration officials said on Tuesday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States new billion smallbusiness coronavirus rescue loan program could see millions of applications when it launches on Friday senior Trump administration officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-smallbusiness-loan/millions-of-small-u-s-firms-may-tap-coronavirus-loan-program-on-friday-idUSKBN21I3E32020-04-01
WASHINGTON U.S Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held out the possibility on Tuesday that the United States may consider easing sanctions on Iran and other nations to help fight the coronavirus epidemic but gave no concrete sign it plans to do so NegativeWASHINGTON U.S Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held out the possibility on Tuesday that the United States may consider easing sanctions on Iran and other nations to help fight the coronavirus epidemic but gave no concrete sign it plans to do so http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-iran-usa/u-s-could-rethink-iran-sanctions-in-light-of-coronavirus-pompeo-idUSKBN21I33F2020-04-01
Whole Foods employs 95000 people and has 487 stores in the United States 14 stores in Canada and seven stores in Britain PositiveNEW YORK An independent group of workers at Whole Foods Market called on colleagues to phone in sick to the grocers stores on Tuesday to protest what they say is a lack of adequate compensation and protections from the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-whole-foods/independent-worker-group-calls-for-whole-foods-sick-out-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN21I2OY2020-04-01
For the United States we are encouraging diversification of supply chains and seeking to promote more manufacturing at home PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Monday said the United States would seek to promote more domestic manufacturing of key medical supplies in light of the strategic vulnerabilities laid bare by the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-trade-ustr/coronavirus-shows-u-s-too-dependent-on-cheap-medical-imports-ustr-says-idUSKBN21I0422020-03-31
GUATEMALA CITY Migrants deported on Monday to Guatemala from the United States are being held in a temporary shelter at the main airport in the central American nation authorities said because three minors on the flight developed fever a key symptom of coronavirus NegativeGUATEMALA CITY Migrants deported on Monday to Guatemala from the United States are being held in a temporary shelter at the main airport in the central American nation authorities said because three minors on the flight developed fever a key symptom of coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-guatemala/guatemalan-deportees-stranded-in-airport-after-three-develop-fever-idUSKBN21I0FO2020-03-31
Gap said the furloughs will affect its store employees in the United States and Canada NegativeMacys and Gap have suspended their dividends and have also tapped into their credit facilities http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-macy-s-layoff/macys-kohls-gap-turn-to-mass-furloughs-as-virus-crisis-deepens-idUSKBN21H2I72020-03-31
Guatemala with 36 infections and one death closed its borders in midMarch to halt spread of the virus before it resumed flights ferrying home Guatemalans deported from the United States NegativeGUATEMALA CITY Migrants deported on Monday to Guatemala from the United States are being held in a temporary shelter at the main airport in the central American nation authorities said because three minors on the flight developed fever a key symptom of coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-guatemala/guatemalan-deportees-stranded-in-airport-after-three-develop-fever-idUSKBN21I0FO2020-03-31
In addition to oil and the pandemic Trump said he and Putin would talk about trade and sanctions the United States has imposed on Russia PositiveU.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed during a phone call on Monday to have their top energy officials discuss slumping global oil markets the Kremlin said as Trump called Russias price war with Saudi Arabia crazy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec-trump/u-s-russia-agree-to-oil-market-talks-as-trump-calls-price-war-crazy-idUSKBN21H2162020-03-31
LONDON The United States has given banks a twoyear break from provisions for loans soured by the coronavirus pandemic seeking to keep credit flowing while borrowers struggle to stay afloat as economic activity grinds to a halt NegativeLONDON The United States has given banks a twoyear break from provisions for loans soured by the coronavirus pandemic seeking to keep credit flowing while borrowers struggle to stay afloat as economic activity grinds to a halt http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-banks-accounts-exp/explainer-the-transatlantic-divide-on-how-banks-handle-coronavirus-loans-idUSKBN21H2H92020-03-31
Much of the focus has fallen on a key call between the Presidents of the United States and Russia PositiveSEOUL Oil recovered ground on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed to talks to stabilize energy markets with benchmarks climbing off 18year lows hit as the coronavirus outbreak cut fuel demand worldwide http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-rebounds-from-18-year-lows-after-u-s-russia-agree-to-talks-idUSKBN21I03I2020-03-31
NEW YORK March 30 Global equity benchmarks rose on Monday despite a drop in oil prices to their lowest levels since 2002 as central banks and the United States tried to contain damage from the rapidly spreading coronavirus that has upended the global economy PositiveBy David Randall http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-world-equity-markets-edge-higher-oil-plunges-to-2002-lows-idUSL1N2BN14K2020-03-31
NEW YORK Warehouse delivery and retail gig workers in the United States went on strike on Monday to call attention to safety and wage concerns for people laboring through the coronavirus crisis NegativeNEW YORK Warehouse delivery and retail gig workers in the United States went on strike on Monday to call attention to safety and wage concerns for people laboring through the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-instacart/instacart-amazon-workers-strike-as-labor-unrest-grows-during-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN21H3AV2020-03-31
SEOUL North Korea said the United States will not drop its hostile policy even though their two leaders have a good relationship state media KCNA said on Monday NegativeSEOUL North Korea said the United States will not drop its hostile policy even though their two leaders have a good relationship state media KCNA said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-us/north-korea-says-u-s-will-not-drop-hostile-policy-despite-leaders-good-relationship-kcna-idUSKBN21H16L2020-03-31
Some more traditional diplomats have sought to distance themselves from the new tactics wary of putting China on a collision course with the United States NegativeDiplomats returning from overseas postings dont usually receive special attention at Chinas Ministry of Foreign Affairs a vast government bureaucracy with thousands of staff http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-diplomacy-insight/in-china-a-young-diplomat-rises-as-aggressive-foreign-policy-takes-root-idUSKBN21I0F82020-03-31
The cuts would help the Trump administration reach a deal with Saudi Arabia and Russia to end their price war and stop sending additional barrels to the United States PositiveTexas shale producers Pioneer Natural Resources and Parsley Energy on Monday formally asked Texas regulators to curtail oil production for the first time in nearly 50 years http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-texas/two-texas-shale-producers-ask-state-to-curtail-oil-output-idUSKBN21H3FH2020-03-31
The fallout from the coronavirus pandemic also helped to send oil prices into a historic tailspin threatening highercost drillers in the United States and around the globe with bankruptcy NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed during a phone call on Monday to have their top energy officials discuss slumping global oil markets the Kremlin said as Trump called Russias price war with Saudi Arabia crazy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec-trump/u-s-russia-agree-to-oil-market-talks-as-trump-calls-price-war-crazy-idUSKBN21H2162020-03-31
The incident comes a day after Guatemala reported that a migrant deported on Friday also from the United States tested positive for the virus NegativeGUATEMALA CITY Migrants deported on Monday to Guatemala from the United States are being held in a temporary shelter at the main airport in the central American nation authorities said because three minors on the flight developed fever a key symptom of coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-guatemala/guatemalan-deportees-stranded-in-airport-after-three-develop-fever-idUSKBN21I0FO2020-03-31
The move indicated the progress of Pyongyangs weapons development while denuclearisation negotiations with the United States remain in limbo NegativeSEOUL North Korea said on Monday that U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo undermined its willingness to restart stalled denuclearisation talks criticising his recent remarks on sanctions on Pyongyang http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-missiles/north-korea-says-pompeo-undercuts-its-interest-in-restarting-talks-idUSKBN21H1FG2020-03-31
The pandemic has grown to nearly 740000 cases in some 200 countries and territories Reuters figures show with the United States now reporting the most cases at more than 152000 NegativeWASHINGTON As U.S. spy agencies seek to assemble a precise picture of the worlds coronavirus outbreaks they are finding serious gaps in their ability to assess the situation in China Russia and North Korea according to five U.S. government sources familiar with the intelligence reporting http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-spies/u-s-spies-find-coronavirus-spread-in-china-north-korea-russia-hard-to-chart-idUSKBN21H3CW2020-03-31
They depend on farm workers the day she said adding that some of these employees use tourismrelated visas to enter the United States NeutralJUAREZ Mexico The worlds busiest land border has fallen quiet as restrictions to contain the coronavirus prevent millions of Mexicans from making daily trips north including many who work in U.S. businesses http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-border/worlds-busiest-border-falls-quiet-with-millions-of-mexicans-barred-from-u-s-idUSKBN21I0MR2020-03-31
This depends on the United States government the U.S. embassy NeutralMEXICO Mexico Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday defended his weekend handshake with the mother of drug lord Joaquin El Guzman calling her a respectable old and seeking to cast his critics as the principal menace to the country http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-politics-el-chapo/no-scandal-here-mexico-president-defends-meeting-mother-of-drug-lord-el-chapo-idUSKBN21H31O2020-03-31
This is the first time I havent been allowed to said 32yearold Jorge Luis Tapia Ramirez a father of two who has worked three previous seasons in the United States NegativeIts watermelon season in Florida http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-produce/the-watermelons-will-rot-u-s-visa-confusion-in-mexico-keeps-out-agriculture-workers-idUSKBN21H1AO2020-03-31
Trump said the United States had begun to acquire personal protective equipment from overseas PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that federal social distancing guidelines might be toughened and travel restrictions with China and Europe would stay in place as he urged Americans to help fight the coronavirus with tough measures through April http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump/trump-says-coronavirus-guidelines-may-get-tougher-1-million-americans-tested-idUSKBN21H3E82020-03-31
Under normal standards of care doctors in the United States have a duty to provide the highestquality treatment available PositiveCHICAGO A panel of advisers issued recommendations for new crisis treatment standards on Monday advising doctors and hospitals on how they should decide which patients with COVID19 get lifesaving care and which do not http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-care/u-s-panel-outlines-how-doctors-should-ration-care-in-a-pandemic-idUSKBN21I03C2020-03-31
Ventilators built by Ford GM and others could be used in other parts of the United States where the peak case loads are expected later PositiveDETROIT Ford Motor Co said on Monday it will produce 50000 ventilators over the next 100 days at a plant in Michigan in cooperation with General Electrics healthcare unit and can then build 30000 per month as needed to treat patients afflicted with the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-ford-motor/ford-ge-to-produce-50000-ventilators-in-100-days-idUSKBN21H39F2020-03-31
WASHINGTON The United States has allowed Russian Chinese and European companies to continue their work at Iranian nuclear sites to make it harder for Tehran to develop nuclear weapons the U.S. State Department said on Monday PositiveWASHINGTON The United States has allowed Russian Chinese and European companies to continue their work at Iranian nuclear sites to make it harder for Tehran to develop nuclear weapons the U.S. State Department said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-iran-nuclear-usa/u-s-renews-sanctions-waivers-allowing-iran-nonproliferation-work-idUSKBN21H33D2020-03-31
WASHINGTON U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Monday said the United States would seek to promote more domestic manufacturing of key medical supplies in light of the strategic vulnerabilities laid bare by the coronavirus pandemic NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Monday said the United States would seek to promote more domestic manufacturing of key medical supplies in light of the strategic vulnerabilities laid bare by the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-trade-ustr/coronavirus-shows-u-s-too-dependent-on-cheap-medical-imports-ustr-says-idUSKBN21I0422020-03-31
Although nonOPEC nations such as Britain Norway and the United States all have relatively highcost production their diversified economies mean they are not dependent on oil PositiveLAGOS Collapsing oil prices have left African producers facing not only lost revenue when they most need it to tackle coronavirus but also a fall in hardwon market share they may never regain http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-oil-opec-budgets/oil-crash-puts-africas-cash-strapped-producers-in-peril-idUSKBN21H0FF2020-03-30
Japan on Monday expanded its entry ban to include citizens travelling from the United States China South Korea and most of Europe NegativeNikkei leads Asia lower 500 futures recoup early losses http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asia-shares-suffer-virus-chills-central-banks-offer-cold-comfort-idUSL4N2BN0U22020-03-30
SINGAPORE A liquefied natural gas tanker which loaded a cargo from the United States is currently heading to China the first shipment since March 2019 according to shiptracking data from Refinitiv Eikon and Kpler on Monday PositiveSINGAPORE A liquefied natural gas tanker which loaded a cargo from the United States is currently heading to China the first shipment since March 2019 according to shiptracking data from Refinitiv Eikon and Kpler on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-lng/laden-lng-tanker-heading-to-china-from-u-s-first-since-march-2019-idUSKBN21H0BA2020-03-30
Sanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc have expanded a clinical trial of their rheumatoid arthritis drug Kevzara as a coronavirus treatment to patients outside the United States NegativeSanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc have expanded a clinical trial of their rheumatoid arthritis drug Kevzara as a coronavirus treatment to patients outside the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-sanofi-fr-regenero/sanofi-regeneron-expand-testing-of-potential-coronavirus-treatment-idUSKBN21H0E82020-03-30
Several states have stepped in to help airlines hammered by the coronavirus pandemic that has virtually halted international travel with the United States offering billion in aid NegativeDUBAI Qatar Airways will have to seek government support eventually Chief Executive Akbar alBaker told Reuters on Sunday warning that the Middle East carrier could soon run out of the cash needed to continue flying http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-qatar-airways-excl/exclusive-qatar-airways-says-it-will-need-state-support-as-cash-runs-out-idUSKBN21G0E32020-03-30
TOKYO Japan will step up its efforts to stop the spread of coronavirus by banning the entry of foreign citizens traveling from the United States China South Korea and most of Europe the Asahi newspaper reported on Monday NegativeTOKYO Japan will step up its efforts to stop the spread of coronavirus by banning the entry of foreign citizens traveling from the United States China South Korea and most of Europe the Asahi newspaper reported on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan/japan-to-ban-u-s-china-europe-travelers-as-coronavirus-spread-stokes-tokyo-lockdown-fears-idUSKBN21G0ZF2020-03-30
The United States has the most reported cases of any country in the world with more than 130000 cases of COVID19 NegativeSanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc have expanded a clinical trial of their rheumatoid arthritis drug Kevzara as a coronavirus treatment to patients outside the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-sanofi-fr-regenero/sanofi-regeneron-expand-testing-of-potential-coronavirus-treatment-idUSKBN21H0E82020-03-30
The strict stayathome rules meant that usually bustling New York like many major cities in the United States was largely quiet on Sunday except for the sound of ambulance sirens PositiveLOS ANGELES President Donald Trump on Sunday extended his stayathome guidelines until the end of April dropping a hotly criticized plan to get the economy up and running by midApril after a top medical adviser said more than 100000 Americans could die from the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/trump-backs-off-plan-to-reopen-businesses-by-mid-april-amid-coronavirus-warnings-idUSKBN21G0ME2020-03-30
WASHINGTON Britains Prince Harry and his wife Meghan have no plans to ask the U.S. government for help with security costs the couple said in a statement on Sunday in response to a tweet from President Donald Trump that the United States would not pay for their protection NegativeWASHINGTON Britains Prince Harry and his wife Meghan have no plans to ask the U.S. government for help with security costs the couple said in a statement on Sunday in response to a tweet from President Donald Trump that the United States would not pay for their protection http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals-harry-trump/uks-prince-harry-wife-meghan-do-not-need-u-s-help-for-security-costs-spokeswoman-says-idUSKBN21G0UW2020-03-30
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump accused hospitals on Sunday of hoarding ventilators that are in scarce supply across the United States as the coronavirus spreads adding any hospitals not using the devices must release them NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump accused hospitals on Sunday of hoarding ventilators that are in scarce supply across the United States as the coronavirus spreads adding any hospitals not using the devices must release them http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-ventilators/trump-accuses-hospitals-of-hoarding-ventilators-idUSKBN21G0WD2020-03-30
2 trillion aid package to help the United States cope with the economic downturn inflicted by the coronavirus pandemic NegativePresident Donald Trump signed into law a http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21F0B12020-03-29
Calls for people to stay at home voluntarily compare with more rigorous lockdowns in Italy Britain France Spain and the United States the new global epicenter of the virus NegativeTOKYO Japans Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday promised an unprecedented package of steps to cushion the worlds thirdbiggest economy from the coronavirus pandemic saying the country was close to a national emergency as infections surged http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-japan/japans-abe-vows-unprecedented-stimulus-as-tokyo-coronavirus-cases-rise-idUSKBN21F05Y2020-03-29
China has laid the blame for the situation with the three newspapers at Washingtons door for first restricting the number of Chinese media in the United States NegativeTAIPEI Taiwan Foreign Minister Joseph Wu extended a personal invitation on Saturday for three major U.S. newspapers to station on the island their Chinabased journalists whose expulsion Beijing has announced http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-media-taiwan/taiwan-foreign-minister-invites-u-s-reporters-expelled-by-china-idUSKBN21F09G2020-03-29
SAN JOSE Thousands of African Haitian and Asian migrants bound for the United States have amassed in immigration shelters in Panama and Costa Rica as plans to relocate them to less crowded areas to lower the risk of spreading the coronavirus have faltered NegativeSAN JOSE Thousands of African Haitian and Asian migrants bound for the United States have amassed in immigration shelters in Panama and Costa Rica as plans to relocate them to less crowded areas to lower the risk of spreading the coronavirus have faltered http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-immigration-centra/migrants-in-central-american-limbo-as-coronavirus-relocation-plans-falter-idUSKBN21G02J2020-03-29
The United States surpassed two grim milestones on Thursday as virusrelated deaths soared past 1000 and it become the world leader in confirmed cases NegativeBy Rodrigo Campos http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-fall-as-virus-uncertainty-lingers-dollar-set-for-weekly-loss-idUSL8N2BK5JK2020-03-29
WASHINGTON March 28 It may as House Majority Leader and Maryland Democrat Steny Hoyer said on Friday be out of love that the United States agreed to shut down much of its economy to stop a viral epidemic and save lives NegativeWASHINGTON March 28 It may as House Majority Leader and Maryland Democrat Steny Hoyer said on Friday be out of love that the United States agreed to shut down much of its economy to stop a viral epidemic and save lives http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-economy/as-virus-threatens-u-s-embraces-big-government-for-now-idUSKBN21F0H42020-03-29
William Ackmans Pershing Square Capital Management no longer has hedges on its stock portfolio but still has some cash to invest if equities decline further as the United States battles the coronavirus outbreak the billionaire investor said on Saturday NegativeWilliam Ackmans Pershing Square Capital Management no longer has hedges on its stock portfolio but still has some cash to invest if equities decline further as the United States battles the coronavirus outbreak the billionaire investor said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-hedgefunds-ackman/ackman-says-pershing-square-no-longer-has-hedges-on-stocks-idUSKBN21F0YN2020-03-29
With the United States Italy and Spain and other countries now battling soaring infections China is focusing on the risk posed by imported cases most of them Chinese returning home NegativeWUHAN China The Chinese city of Wuhan where the coronavirus outbreak first emerged began lifting a twomonth lockdown on Saturday by restarting some metro services and reopening borders allowing some semblance of normality to return and families to reunite http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-wuhan/chinas-wuhan-where-the-coronavirus-emerged-begins-to-lift-its-lockdown-idUSKBN21F0B92020-03-29
Cases in the United States are now the highest in the world NegativeEuropean shares closed in the red on Friday after EU lawmakers failed to agree on a coronavirus rescue package and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced he had been infected http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-fall-after-three-day-rally-but-mark-best-week-since-2011-idUSKBN21E1262020-03-28
China claims democratic and separately ruled Taiwan as its own territory and regularly describes Taiwan as the most sensitive issue in its ties with the United States NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump has signed into law an act that requires increased U.S. support for Taiwan internationally prompting a denunciation by China which said it would strike back if the law was implemented http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-taiwan-usa/u-s-increases-support-for-taiwan-china-threatens-to-strike-back-idUSKBN21E0B72020-03-28
China urges the United States to stop interfering in its affairs foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang told a daily news briefing in the Chinese capital NegativeBEIJING China denounced on Friday a new U.S. law aimed at bolstering the international role of Taiwan which China claims at its own saying it obstructed other countries from developing normal ties with Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-taiwan-usa-china/china-denounces-new-u-s-law-on-supporting-taiwan-idUSKBN21E0X42020-03-28
DUBAI The Tehran government urged the United States on Friday to release Iranians held in U.S. jails on sanctionsrelated issues due to fears about the coronavirus epidemic NegativeDUBAI The Tehran government urged the United States on Friday to release Iranians held in U.S. jails on sanctionsrelated issues due to fears about the coronavirus epidemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-iran/iran-urges-u-s-to-free-iranian-prisoners-amid-coronavirus-idUSKBN21E1BP2020-03-28
Faced with the escalating political suppression and discriminatory practices of the United States do you expect China to be merely a NegativeBEIJING China hit out at what it called reporting on Friday in a frosty response to a request by three major U.S. newspapers to reverse the expulsion of several of their Chinabased journalists http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-media/china-gives-chilly-response-to-request-for-u-s-journalists-to-remain-in-country-idUSKBN21E20R2020-03-28
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif accused the United States of holding a number of Iranians in its prisons and said that under the circumstances they should be set free NegativeDUBAI The Tehran government urged the United States on Friday to release Iranians held in U.S. jails on sanctionsrelated issues due to fears about the coronavirus epidemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-iran/iran-urges-u-s-to-free-iranian-prisoners-amid-coronavirus-idUSKBN21E1BP2020-03-28
He estimated that the military only had 1329 adult hospital beds staffed at any one time in the United States NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. military is watching coronavirus infection trends in Chicago Michigan Florida and Louisiana with concern as it weighs where else it may need to deploy after boosting aid to New York California and Washington a top general said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-pentagon/pentagon-eyes-chicago-michigan-florida-louisiana-as-coronavirus-spreads-idUSKBN21E3IU2020-03-28
In early March the United States ordered four Chinese news organisations to slash their staff by around a third impacting 60 reporters NegativeBEIJING China hit out at what it called reporting on Friday in a frosty response to a request by three major U.S. newspapers to reverse the expulsion of several of their Chinabased journalists http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-media/china-gives-chilly-response-to-request-for-u-s-journalists-to-remain-in-country-idUSKBN21E20R2020-03-28
Lieutenant General Todd Semonite the Corps commander said the Corps was looking at potentially converting 114 facilities in the United States into hospitals NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. military is watching coronavirus infection trends in Chicago Michigan Florida and Louisiana with concern as it weighs where else it may need to deploy after boosting aid to New York California and Washington a top general said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-pentagon/pentagon-eyes-chicago-michigan-florida-louisiana-as-coronavirus-spreads-idUSKBN21E3IU2020-03-28
RIYADH March 28 The U.S. embassy in Riyadh said on Saturday it was working with the Saudi authorities to arrange repatriation flights to the United States on a commercial airline PositiveRIYADH March 28 The U.S. embassy in Riyadh said on Saturday it was working with the Saudi authorities to arrange repatriation flights to the United States on a commercial airline http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/health-coronavirus-usa-saudi/u-s-working-with-saudi-authorities-to-arrange-repatriation-flights-idUSD5N2BI03C2020-03-28
RIYADH The U.S. embassy in Riyadh said on Saturday it was working with the Saudi authorities to arrange repatriation flights to the United States on a commercial airline PositiveRIYADH The U.S. embassy in Riyadh said on Saturday it was working with the Saudi authorities to arrange repatriation flights to the United States on a commercial airline http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-saudi/u-s-working-with-saudi-authorities-to-arrange-repatriation-flights-idUSKBN21F08R2020-03-28
Reuters reported on Friday that the United States now has more than 100000 cases NegativeAbbott Laboratories said on Friday it won U.S. marketing approval for a diagnostic test for the coronavirus that can deliver results to patients within minutes and be used in physicians offices and urgent care clinics as well as hospitals http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-abbott/abbott-wins-u-s-approval-for-test-that-can-detect-coronavirus-in-minutes-idUSKBN21F0142020-03-28
TOKYO Japan wants to develop a stealth fighter domestically rejecting designs from Lockheed Martin Corp and Boeing Co in the United States and Britains BAE Systems PLC three sources with knowledge of the program told Reuters NegativeTOKYO Japan wants to develop a stealth fighter domestically rejecting designs from Lockheed Martin Corp and Boeing Co in the United States and Britains BAE Systems PLC three sources with knowledge of the program told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-defence-fighter-exclusive/exclusive-japan-favors-home-grown-design-for-next-generation-fighter-after-rejecting-foreign-plans-sources-idUSKBN21E1372020-03-28
The Baytown plant Exxons largest in the United States is shutting a gasolinemaking unit as U.S. fuel demand tumbles NegativeThe first oil refinery shutdowns in India and Europe were announced on Friday while global refinery runs drop like a stone in response to plunging demand as countries worldwide implement lockdowns http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-oil-refineries/global-oil-refiners-shut-down-as-coronavirus-destroys-demand-idUSKBN21D19K2020-03-28
The United States has surpassed China and Italy as the country with the most coronavirus cases NegativeWall Street stocks tumbled on Friday ending a massive threeday surge after doubts about the fate of the U.S. economy resurfaced and the number of coronavirus cases in the country climbed http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks/wall-street-tumbles-as-u-s-virus-cases-pass-100000-idUSKBN21E1B52020-03-28
The World Health Organization has said the United States is expected to become the pandemics new epicentre NegativeWUHAN China Chinese President Xi Jinping told U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday that he would have Chinas support in fighting the coronavirus as Wuhan the Chinese city where the outbreak emerged reopened to incoming traffic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/chinas-xi-offers-trump-help-in-coronavirus-fight-as-wuhan-reopens-to-traffic-idUSKBN21E02P2020-03-28
Trump also said countries such as the United Kingdom Germany Spain and Italy need ventilators and that if the excess volume is not needed the United States can export them NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump on Friday invoked emergency powers to require General Motors Co to build muchneeded ventilators for coronavirus patients after he accused the largest U.S. automaker of wasting during negotiations http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-generalmotor/trump-tells-gm-stop-wasting-time-build-ventilators-to-address-coronavirus-idUSKBN21E2J62020-03-28
Trump criticized the U.S. automakers and said he expected the United States would make or obtain 100000 additional ventilators within the next 100 days NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump on Friday invoked emergency powers to require General Motors Co to build muchneeded ventilators for coronavirus patients after he accused the largest U.S. automaker of wasting during negotiations http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump-generalmotor/trump-tells-gm-stop-wasting-time-build-ventilators-to-address-coronavirus-idUSKBN21E2J62020-03-28
Trump said there was a good chance the United States would not need so many ventilators to fight the coronavirus outbreak and hoped there would be leftovers PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Friday that he would meet advisers early next week to discuss the next steps in fighting the coronavirus and the possibility of opening the U.S. economy and said the United States would produce 100000 ventilators in 100 days http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump/trump-to-meet-next-week-on-next-steps-for-virus-battle-says-u-s-to-make-100000-ventilators-idUSKBN21E3K32020-03-28
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Friday that he would meet advisers early next week to discuss the next steps in fighting the coronavirus and the possibility of opening the U.S. economy and said the United States would produce 100000 ventilators in 100 days PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Friday that he would meet advisers early next week to discuss the next steps in fighting the coronavirus and the possibility of opening the U.S. economy and said the United States would produce 100000 ventilators in 100 days http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump/trump-to-meet-next-week-on-next-steps-for-virus-battle-says-u-s-to-make-100000-ventilators-idUSKBN21E3K32020-03-28
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that he expected thousands of urgently needed ventilators will be produced as part of the United States response to the coronavirus pandemic PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that he expected thousands of urgently needed ventilators will be produced as part of the United States response to the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-venezuela/trump-says-thousands-of-ventilators-will-be-produced-idUSKBN21E3F42020-03-28
WASHINGTON U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Friday that some areas of the United States will need to continue to focus on efforts to rein in coronavirus even after the Trump administration decides portions of the country can ease up on containment efforts NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Friday that some areas of the United States will need to continue to focus on efforts to rein in coronavirus even after the Trump administration decides portions of the country can ease up on containment efforts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-pence/parts-of-u-s-will-need-longer-term-focus-on-coronavirus-containment-pence-says-idUSKBN21E2EQ2020-03-28
A week after sending half a million coronavirus test kits to the United States Turkey is struggling to ramp up its own testing for the disease as doctors warn the country has reached a crossroads in containing the fastgrowing outbreak NegativeA week after sending half a million coronavirus test kits to the United States Turkey is struggling to ramp up its own testing for the disease as doctors warn the country has reached a crossroads in containing the fastgrowing outbreak http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-turkey-tests/turkey-struggles-to-ramp-up-tests-as-outbreak-reaches-critical-phase-idUSKBN21D2KU2020-03-27
An indictment accused Padrino of using his control of the n military to facilitate cocaine flights to the United States NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. government on Thursday indicted Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and more than a dozen other top Venezuelan officials on charges of the latest escalation of the Trump administrations pressure campaign aimed at ousting the socialist leader http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-venezuela-maduro/u-s-indicts-venezuelas-maduro-a-political-foe-for-narco-terrorism-idUSKBN21D2A62020-03-27
BEIJING Chinese President Xi Jinping told U.S. President Donald Trump during a phone call on Friday that he hopes the United States will take substantive action to improve bilateral ties Chinas foreign ministry said PositiveBEIJING Chinese President Xi Jinping told U.S. President Donald Trump during a phone call on Friday that he hopes the United States will take substantive action to improve bilateral ties Chinas foreign ministry said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-u-s/chinas-xi-speaking-with-trump-calls-on-u-s-to-improve-relations-idUSKBN21E0HY2020-03-27
China claims democratic and separately ruled Taiwan as its own territory and regularly describes Taiwan as its most sensitive and important issue in ties with the United States NegativeTAIPEI U.S. President Donald Trump has signed into law an act that requires increased U.S. support for Taiwan internationally which will likely infuriate a China already angry with Trumps criticism of the handling of the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-taiwan-usa/u-s-increases-support-for-taiwan-in-recognition-battle-with-china-idUSKBN21E0B72020-03-27
Chinese President Xi Jinping told U.S. President Donald Trump during a phone call on Friday that he would have Chinas support in fighting the coronavirus as the United States faces the prospect of becoming the next global epicentre of the pandemic PositiveChinese President Xi Jinping told U.S. President Donald Trump during a phone call on Friday that he would have Chinas support in fighting the coronavirus as the United States faces the prospect of becoming the next global epicentre of the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/chinas-xi-offers-trump-help-in-fighting-coronavirus-as-u-s-faces-wave-of-new-patients-idUSKBN21E02P2020-03-27
It also requires the United States to engagement with nations that undermine Taiwans security or prosperity NegativeTAIPEI U.S. President Donald Trump has signed into law an act that requires increased U.S. support for Taiwan internationally which will likely infuriate a China already angry with Trumps criticism of the handling of the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-taiwan-usa/u-s-increases-support-for-taiwan-in-recognition-battle-with-china-idUSKBN21E0B72020-03-27
KABUL Afghanistans government late on Thursday announced a 21member team to negotiate with the Taliban in a tentative sign of progress for the United Statesbrokered peace deal PositiveKABUL Afghanistans government late on Thursday announced a 21member team to negotiate with the Taliban in a tentative sign of progress for the United Statesbrokered peace deal http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-afghanistan-taliban/afghan-government-selects-negotiators-for-talks-with-taliban-idUSKBN21E0PU2020-03-27
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Thursday urged Mexicans in the United States to avoid visiting Mexico except in emergencies NegativeThe U.S. House of Representatives will begin a debate on a http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21E0IN2020-03-27
NEW YORK The official count of coronavirus infections in the United States sits at about 70000 cases but a chronic shortage of tests means only a fraction of the people infected are being counted NegativeNEW YORK The official count of coronavirus infections in the United States sits at about 70000 cases but a chronic shortage of tests means only a fraction of the people infected are being counted http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-proximitypoll/how-many-americans-have-coronavirus-new-reuters-poll-might-offer-a-hint-idUSKBN21D2XJ2020-03-27
Oil refiners in the United States are also taking less Saudi crude in April one source said without naming the companies NegativeDELHI Saudi Arabia is struggling to find customers for its extra oil as demand plummets due to the coronavirus and freight rates surge industry sources said undermining the kingdoms bid to seize market share from rivals by expanding production http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-oil/saudi-struggles-to-find-buyers-for-extra-crude-as-demand-dives-sources-idUSKBN21D20F2020-03-27
Russia the worlds fifthlargest emitter of greenhouse gases after China the United States the EU and India did not officially join the Paris Agreement until September 2019 NegativeUnder the plan Russia would not become carbonneutral until late this century and only if it implements the cleanest growth scenario outlined http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-climate-change-russia-economy-trfn/fossil-fuel-giant-russia-tiptoes-towards-low-carbon-future-idUSKBN21D3672020-03-27
Shanghai now has 125 patients who arrived from overseas including 46 from Britain and 27 from the United States NegativeChinese President Xi Jinping told U.S. President Donald Trump during a phone call on Friday that he would have Chinas support in fighting the coronavirus as the United States faces the prospect of becoming the next global epicentre of the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-toll/chinas-xi-offers-trump-help-in-fighting-coronavirus-as-u-s-faces-wave-of-new-patients-idUSKBN21E02P2020-03-27
The United States and Switzerland this year finalized a Swiss channel to get humanitarian goods to Iran PositiveWASHINGTON The United States blacklisted five Iran and Iraqbased companies and 15 individuals on Thursday for supporting terrorist groups its third round of sanctions on Iranian targets in the last two weeks even as Tehran battles the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions/u-s-imposes-fresh-iran-related-sanctions-despite-coronavirus-idUSKBN21D2B82020-03-27
The United States has been particularly concerned about China hiving off Taiwans allies in the Pacific and Latin America areas of the world Washington traditionally considers its zone of influence NegativeTAIPEI U.S. President Donald Trump has signed into law an act that requires increased U.S. support for Taiwan internationally which will likely infuriate a China already angry with Trumps criticism of the handling of the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-taiwan-usa/u-s-increases-support-for-taiwan-in-recognition-battle-with-china-idUSKBN21E0B72020-03-27
The United States may well be in but progress in controlling the outbreak will determine when the economy can fully reopen Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said NeutralThe U.S. House of Representatives will begin a debate on a http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21E0IN2020-03-27
The United States now has the most coronavirus cases in the world with over 82000 infections and more than 1200 deaths NegativeCanada on Thursday slammed a U.S. proposal to deploy troops along their undefended border to help fight the spread of the coronavirus saying the idea was unnecessary and would damage relations http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-canada/canada-attacks-damaging-trump-plan-to-deploy-troops-at-border-idUSKBN21D2PK2020-03-27
The coronavirus pandemic could kill more than 81000 people in the United States in the next four months and may not subside until June according to a data analysis done by University of Washington School of Medicine NegativeThe coronavirus pandemic could kill more than 81000 people in the United States in the next four months and may not subside until June according to a data analysis done by University of Washington School of Medicine http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-forecast/coronavirus-could-kill-81000-in-u-s-subside-in-june-washington-university-analysis-idUSKBN21E00Z2020-03-27
The largest Japanese automaker said it will keep all assembly and component parts plants in Canada Mexico and the United States closed through April 17 NegativeWASHINGTON Toyota Motor Corp http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-toyota/toyota-extends-shutdown-of-north-american-plants-through-april-17-idUSKBN21D2R52020-03-27
There are now over half a million coronavirus cases reported across 202 countries and territories globally and the United States has overtaken China as the country with the most infections NegativeHeres what you need to know about the coronavirus right http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-snapshot/what-you-need-to-know-about-the-coronavirus-right-now-idUSKBN21E0P02020-03-27
WASHINGTON Increased demand for eggs in the United States has sent egg prices soaring in recent weeks as consumers scramble to stock up on staples due to coronavirus shutdowns NegativeWASHINGTON Increased demand for eggs in the United States has sent egg prices soaring in recent weeks as consumers scramble to stock up on staples due to coronavirus shutdowns http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-eggs/u-s-egg-prices-hit-record-levels-as-pandemic-buying-boosts-demand-idUSKBN21E00L2020-03-27
Xi offered support to the United States which now has more coronavirus infections than China PositiveBEIJING Chinese President Xi Jinping told U.S. President Donald Trump during a phone call on Friday that he hopes the United States will take substantive action to improve bilateral ties Chinas foreign ministry said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-u-s/chinas-xi-speaking-with-trump-calls-on-u-s-to-improve-relations-idUSKBN21E0HY2020-03-27
About 400000 children are in foster care in the United States about a quarter of whom are waiting to be adopted according to U.S. government data NegativeI just couldnt believe Marouf a law professor at Texas University who has worked with Catholic organizations across the country on immigration cases told the Thomson Reuters Foundation http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-lgbt-adoption/in-good-faith-u-s-legal-battle-over-gay-adoption-intensifies-idUSKBN21D01I2020-03-26
As the coronavirus spreads across the United States Chinese students from wealthy families are persuading their parents to pay tens of thousands of dollars for seats on private jets to get home NegativeAs the coronavirus spreads across the United States Chinese students from wealthy families are persuading their parents to pay tens of thousands of dollars for seats on private jets to get home http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-students/chinese-students-fleeing-virus-hit-u-s-pay-20000-for-seats-on-private-jets-idUSKBN21C0SF2020-03-26
BEIJING China and the United States are expected to call a timeout on their coronavirus blame game and focus on the challenges of the pandemic when leaders of the G20 nations hold talks via video conference on Thursday the South China Morning Post said NegativeBEIJING China and the United States are expected to call a timeout on their coronavirus blame game and focus on the challenges of the pandemic when leaders of the G20 nations hold talks via video conference on Thursday the South China Morning Post said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-g20-differences/china-u-s-to-set-aside-differences-in-g20-coronavirus-summit-scmp-idUSKBN21D0CB2020-03-26
BEIJING Shi Xiaomin who used to export suits and blazers by the thousands to South Korea the Netherlands and the United States was luckier than many other Chinese factory owners PositiveBEIJING Shi Xiaomin who used to export suits and blazers by the thousands to South Korea the Netherlands and the United States was luckier than many other Chinese factory owners http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-manufacturin/chinas-factories-reopen-only-to-fire-workers-as-virus-shreds-global-trade-idUSKBN21D0IG2020-03-26
But Judge Vanessa Baraitser rejected the arguments noting that Assange himself was on record saying that he would rather commit suicide than face extradition to the United States NegativeLONDON WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange who is fighting extradition from Britain to the United States was denied bail on Wednesday after his lawyers said he should be released because he was highly vulnerable to the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-assange/wikileaks-founder-julian-assange-denied-bail-by-london-court-idUSKBN21C2662020-03-26
In the United States Airbnb said it expects its hosts to get some relief from a trillion coronavirus stimulus bill that is nearing a vote in Congress PositiveAirbnb Inc on Wednesday held a phone meeting with bankers to discuss extending an existing billion debt facility as the home rental startup grapples with a slowdown due to the coronavirus a source who participated in the meeting said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-airbnb-debt/airbnb-holds-meeting-with-bankers-to-extend-1-billion-debt-facility-source-idUSKBN21C3O22020-03-26
In the United States United Airlines Holdings Inc unveiled more domestic capacity cuts meaning its total including international will drop by around in April NegativeDelta Air Lines Inc and Air New Zealand Ltd said they would offer cargo charter services on passenger planes to boost revenue as the U.S. Senate unanimously passed a bill to give its carriers billion in aid including payroll support http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines/apocalypse-now-airlines-turn-to-cargo-for-revenue-as-u-s-senate-approves-aid-package-idUSKBN21D00W2020-03-26
Initial jobless claims in the United States are due at 1230 GMT with forecasts in a Reuters poll ranging from 250000 claims all the way up to 4 million NegativeSINGAPORE Asian stocks eked out gains on Thursday but the weeks rally lost steam as investors seemed torn between relief at the agreement of a huge U.S. stimulus package and dread over a likely spike in jobless claims and coronavirus cases http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-scratch-gains-but-lose-steam-on-u-s-job-jitters-idUSKBN21D0032020-03-26
Kia has suspended production at its Georgia plant in the United States its Slovakia site and operations in India due to the coronavirus pandemic NegativeSEOUL South Koreas Kia Motors Corp http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-kia-motors-masks/kia-motors-may-make-face-masks-at-china-factory-to-fight-coronavirus-idUSKBN21C14S2020-03-26
LONDON The rapid spread of coronavirus is piling pressure on criminal justice systems globally and has led to a flood of prisoner releases with the United States Canada and Germany joining Iran in releasing thousands of detainees NegativeLONDON The rapid spread of coronavirus is piling pressure on criminal justice systems globally and has led to a flood of prisoner releases with the United States Canada and Germany joining Iran in releasing thousands of detainees http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-prisoners-released/lock-em-up-or-let-em-out-coronavirus-prompts-wave-of-prisoner-releases-idUSKBN21C38R2020-03-26
LONDON WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange who is fighting extradition from Britain to the United States was denied bail on Wednesday after his lawyers said he should be released because he was highly vulnerable to the coronavirus NegativeLONDON WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange who is fighting extradition from Britain to the United States was denied bail on Wednesday after his lawyers said he should be released because he was highly vulnerable to the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-britain-assange/wikileaks-founder-julian-assange-denied-bail-by-london-court-idUSKBN21C2662020-03-26
LOS ANGELES Streaming service Netflix Inc has fixed a temporary outage that affected some users in the United States and United Kingdom on Wednesday the company said NegativeLOS ANGELES Streaming service Netflix Inc has fixed a temporary outage that affected some users in the United States and United Kingdom on Wednesday the company said http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-netflix-outages/netflix-says-it-has-fixed-outage-that-hit-some-in-u-s-uk-idUSKBN21C3372020-03-26
Meanwhile as Senate leaders in United States hoped to vote on the stimulus package late in the Washington night markets patience and optimism are beginning to waver PositiveNikkei falls http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-run-out-of-steam-on-u-s-job-jitters-yen-gains-idUSL4N2BJ0UM2020-03-26
New Orleans is on track to become the next coronavirus epicenter in the United States NegativeCoronavirus cases across the globe jumped on Thursday as Japan planned to set up a special virus task force and New Zealand went under lockdown http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21D0HT2020-03-26
New Orleans is on track to become the next coronavirus epicenter in the United States dimming hopes that less densely populated and warmerclimate cities would escape the worst of the pandemic and that summer months could see it wane NegativeNew Orleans is on track to become the next coronavirus epicenter in the United States dimming hopes that less densely populated and warmerclimate cities would escape the worst of the pandemic and that summer months could see it wane http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-neworleans/new-orleans-emerges-as-next-coronavirus-epicenter-threatening-rest-of-south-idUSKBN21C3422020-03-26
OBrien added in his Iran must provide a complete accounting of what occurred with Bob Levinson before the United States can fully accept what happened in this case NegativeWASHINGTON The family of Robert Levinson the former FBI agent who disappeared in March 2007 after traveling to an island controlled by Iran said on Wednesday it now believes Levinson died in Iranian custody based on information from U.S. officials http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-iran-levinson/former-fbi-agent-levinson-believed-to-have-died-in-iran-custody-family-says-idUSKBN21D0072020-03-26
Others have made individual contributions to hospitals and nonprofits as the coronavirus has spread across the United States PositiveLOS ANGELES Mariah Carey Billie Eilish and Tim McGraw will headline a benefit concert on Sunday playing from their homes to raise money to help fight the spread of the coronavirus Fox television said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-music/mariah-carey-billie-eilish-to-headline-coronavirus-benefit-tv-special-idUSKBN21C2VV2020-03-26
Pompeo again rejected as crazy from some senior Chinese officials that the virus was brought to China by the United States NegativeWASHINGTON The Group of Seven big economies discussed an intentional disinformation by China on the coronavirus in a virtual meeting on Wednesday U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said adding that the world still needed accurate information on the outbreak from Beijing http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-heath-coronavirus-pompeo-china/pompeo-says-g7-discussed-chinas-coronavirus-disinformation-idUSKBN21C2N92020-03-26
SINGAPORE March 26 Asian stock markets made a cautious start on Thursday following two days of rallies as investors await the passage and details of a trillion stimulus package in the United States to combat the economic fallout from the coronavirus NegativeAustralia higher Nikkei lower http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-markets-tread-cautiously-ahead-of-u-s-stimulus-jobs-idUSL4N2BJ06F2020-03-26
SINGAPORE March 26 Asian stock markets were poised for a cautious start on Thursday following two days of rallies as investors await the passage and details of a trillion stimulus package in the United States to address the economic fallout from the coronavirus NegativeAustralia higher Nikkei futures lower http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-markets-cautiously-await-u-s-stimulus-jobs-idUSL4N2BI6UT2020-03-26
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus WHO directorgeneral said U.S. President Donald Trump had displayed political and to fight the growing epidemic in the United States NegativeCountries that have locked down their populations to prevent the spread of coronavirus need to put a premium on finding new cases and doing everything they can to suppress and the virus the World Health Organization said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/countries-must-not-squander-chance-to-control-coronavirus-who-idUSKBN21C35J2020-03-26
Tesla had bought hospital ventilators in China and shipped them to the United States Musk had said on Tuesday PositiveGovernments across the globe have appealed to automakers and aerospace companies to help procure or make ventilators and other medical equipment http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla/tesla-to-reopen-new-york-plant-as-soon-as-humanly-possible-to-make-ventilators-musk-idUSKBN21C3IT2020-03-26
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons has about 8000 members in the United States about a third of whom are active members in private practice NeutralNEW YORK Park Avenue plastic surgeon Dr http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-plasticsurgeon/no-more-tummy-tucks-u-s-plastic-surgeons-idled-by-coronavirus-offer-help-idUSKBN21C3O12020-03-26
The United States like most countries has no official relations with Taiwan but is the islands most important international supporter and main source of arms PositiveTAIPEI A U.S. warship passed through the sensitive Taiwan Strait on Wednesday the U.S. and Taiwan militaries said following heightened tensions between China and Taiwan that has seen Taiwanese air force jets scramble to intercept Chinese fighters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-taiwan-security-usa/u-s-warship-sails-through-taiwan-strait-amid-heightened-china-tensions-idUSKBN21D03V2020-03-26
The cases reflect a growing tension in the United States between civil rights advocates opposing discrimination and religious groups seeking the right to operate according to their spiritual beliefs NegativeI just couldnt believe Marouf a law professor at Texas University who has worked with Catholic organizations across the country on immigration cases told the Thomson Reuters Foundation http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-lgbt-adoption/in-good-faith-u-s-legal-battle-over-gay-adoption-intensifies-idUSKBN21D01I2020-03-26
The focus will be on China and the United States which have been engaged in a war of words over the outbreak against the backdrop of a bitter trade dispute NegativeBEIJING China and the United States are expected to call a timeout on their coronavirus blame game and focus on the challenges of the pandemic when leaders of the G20 nations hold talks via video conference on Thursday the South China Morning Post said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-g20-differences/china-u-s-to-set-aside-differences-in-g20-coronavirus-summit-scmp-idUSKBN21D0CB2020-03-26
The worlds largest burger chain McDonalds was also considering deferring rent and service fees for its franchisees who operate a majority of the companys restaurants in the United States NeutralThe worlds largest bu