HEADLINES: • Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain • China defends coronavirus handling at WHO assembly and promises $2bn in global COVID-19 aid..
Reuters: U.S. overtakes China as most attractive country for renewables investment: research..
CBS News: Trump administration signs deal with Virginia company to manufacture COVID-19 medicines..
The coronavirus crisis has led to concerns about the country's reliance on pharmaceutical ingredients and medicines made overseas..
New York Times: Mnuchin Warns Prolonged State Closures Could Cause ‘Permanent Damage'..
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin warned lawmakers of a risk of “permanent damage” to the economy if states extend their shutdowns for months..
Fox News: Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus..
President Donald J.Trump on Tuesday announced a $19 billion coronavirus food assistance program to support farmers and ranchers and “maintain the health of the food supply chain” in the United States amid the coronavirus crisis..
Sky News: The Premier League has confirmed 748 players and club staff have been tested for COVID-19. Six people tested positive from three clubs, and will now self-isolate for seven days..
BBC News: UK government considering introducing an extra bank holiday, possibly in October around the time of half-term..
Reuters: U.S. auto industry to begin reopening plants as the sector that employs nearly 1 million people seeks to recover from the coronavirus pandemic..
NBC News: The University of Kentucky fired the entire coaching staff of its nationally renowned cheerleading program, saying the adults turned a blind eye to "hazing activities, alcohol use and public nudity" by their students.
CBS News: Trump says he is taking hydroxychloroquine, a drug FDA has cautioned about using for COVID-19. He started "a couple weeks ago" "I think it's good. I've heard a lot good stories. And if it's not good, I'll tell you right, I'm not going to get hurt by it"..
Reuters: Huawei said the U.S. move to cut it off from global chip supplies will leave its business 'massively affected'..
Al Arabiya English: Over 100 million people in China are sent back into coronavirus lockdown as a new cluster of infections appear in the country’s northeast..
CBS News: Annie Glenn, widow of astronaut and U.S. Senator John Glenn, dies of coronavirus complications at age 100..
At the time of John Glenn's death in 2016, the two had been married 73 years..
Daily Mail: Eight schools are shut in French city after child tests positive for coronavirus days after classrooms reopened..
CNBC: The U.S. is cracking down on Huawei, with new rules to restrict chip sales to the tech giant. Huawei Technologies USA Chief Security Officer Andy Purdy weighs in..
Washington Post: Warren says her brother’s coronavirus death ‘feels like something that didn’t have to happen’..
Warren grieving the loss of her brother from a distance has become both familiar in a pandemic with nearly 1.5 million confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States and at least 88,000 deaths..
World Economic Forum: 40% of Denmark’s electricity now comes from wind..
Al Jazeera English: China defends coronavirus handling at WHO assembly and promises $2bn in global COVID-19 aid..
China Xinhua News: Russia has confirmed 8,926 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, raising its total number of infections to 290,678..
Reuters Business: Japan’s SoftBank reported an annual $18 billion operating loss at its gargantuan Vision Fund, pushing the group to its largest-ever loss..
MSNBC: Doctor calls Trump's remarks on unproven drug 'irresponsible'..
Dr. Vin Gupta says President Trump saying he has been taking hydroxychloroquine is a "subtle way to continue his disinformation campaign, and it's really irresponsible."..