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Coronavirus: Trump signs into law largest bailout in US history

Image copyright AFP Image caption Democratic US Representatives practise social distancing as they discuss the stimulus bill President Trump has signed the largest-ever US financial stimulus package, worth $2tn (£1.7tn), as the country grapples with the coronavirus pandemic. The House of Representatives passed the cross-party bill two days after the Senate debated its provisions. On […]

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Coronavirus: Trump orders ‘time-wasting’ General Motors to make ventilators

Image copyright Reuters US President Donald Trump has ordered General Motors to make ventilators for coronavirus patients after attacking the car giant’s chief executive. He invoked the Korean War-era Defense Production Act, which allows a president to force companies to make products for national defence. Mr Trump said that “GM was wasting time” and action […]