Stocks are higher in afternoon trading on Wall Street, as markets around the world pile on even more gains following their huge rally a day earlier.
Asian shares are rising, echoing the rally on Wall Street fueled by signs of hope that the coronavirus pandemic could be slowing.
Georgia’s lieutenant governor announced that Republican state Sen. Jack Hill has died.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to the intensive care unit of a London hospital after his coronavirus symptoms worsened.
The Canadian Football League is the latest sports league to postpone play because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The National Funeral Directors Association says relief could be on the way for exhausted funeral directors in New York City.
Hundreds of voters in Wisconsin are waiting in line to cast ballots in the state’s presidential primary election.