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Chris Hayes: Trump’s COVID-19 failures make U.S. an object of pity around the world

The E.U. has banned travelers from the U.S. due to its skyrocketing coronavirus cases. The Trump administration has snubbed help from other countries and refused to cooperate with other nations looking for a vaccine. The COVID-19 epidemic in the U.S. isn’t just devastating people within our country - commentators argue it’s also damaging America’s standing in the world. They say the U.S. is losing out on innovation, talent and economic benefits by failing to curb infection.

  • July 3rd 2020 at 13:52

FedEx asks Washington's NFL team to change the team's name

By Doha Madani

FedEx owns the naming rights to the Maryland field where the team plays, and its chief executive, Fred Smith, owns a minority stake in the team.

  • July 3rd 2020 at 18:42

Millennials still haven't recovered from 2008... then came 2020

Through bad luck, poor timing and worsening economic trends, millennials are turning into a lost generation. In this episode of Think Again, NBC News correspondent Andrew Stern talks to fellow millennials, sociologists and policy experts to break down how his generation finds itself on the brink of financial ruin.

  • July 2nd 2020 at 18:05

Latest jobs report shows Black unemployment continues to rise faster, recover more slowly

By Ben Popken

“Disproportionately, the layoffs have been in lower wage occupations. That has disproportionately affected African-Americans and Hispanics,” said one economist.

  • July 2nd 2020 at 17:20

U.S. economy gains 4.8 million jobs, unemployment rate falls to 11.1 percent

By Martha C. White

President Donald Trump touted the job data as "the largest jobs gain in the history of our country."

  • July 2nd 2020 at 14:34

Congress extends relief program for COVID-slammed businesses

By The Associated Press

The measure, which is expected to be signed by President Donald Trump, extends the June 30 deadline for applying for the program to Aug. 8.

  • July 2nd 2020 at 00:53

Which companies have pulled their ads from Facebook so far?

By James Wellemeyer

The #StopHateForProfit movement has led to more than 500 companies pulling their advertising from Facebook, which continues to receive criticism for its handling of hate speech.

  • July 2nd 2020 at 00:45

CEOs of Big Four tech firms agree to appear in House antitrust hearing, lawmakers say

By Dylan Byers and Emily Pandise

The hearing, potentially a landmark moment in the regulatory battle between Washington and Silicon Valley, would be held in late July.

  • July 2nd 2020 at 00:14

Fox News anchor Ed Henry fired over sexual misconduct allegation

By Claire Atkinson

Fox News will put rotating anchors in place on “America’s Newsroom” until a replacement is found, the network said.

  • July 1st 2020 at 18:32

It's already been a rough year for automakers β€” and that was before USMCA

By Paul A. Eisenstein

While the NAFTA replacement deal won't change anything overnight — it may change the price of American cars over time.

  • July 1st 2020 at 16:49

Pizza Hut's largest U.S. franchisee files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

By Amelia Lucas, CNBC

Pizza Hut is one of the rare companies to report same-store sales growth during the pandemic, but that follows years of slumping sales.

  • July 1st 2020 at 14:59

Senate votes to extend small-business coronavirus relief program through August

By The Associated Press

The loans have been a lifeline to more than 4 million businesses during the pandemic.

  • July 1st 2020 at 05:49

We're halfway through the year. Amid pandemic, recession, protests and stock market whiplash, what's next?

By Martha C. White

Small-business owners and investors alike are facing the second half of 2020 with an uneasy mix of cautious optimism and trepidation.

  • June 30th 2020 at 23:37

National mask mandate could work better than lockdowns, new report suggests

By Ben Popken

"A national mask mandate could increase U.S. face mask usage by statistically significant and economically large amounts," the report concluded.

  • June 30th 2020 at 22:00

Listen: Cross-generational stories from Americans unemployed during COVID-19

From young Americans just beginning their careers to those closer to retirement — millions are stuck in limbo.

  • June 30th 2020 at 14:21

A little-known industry has lent billions to America's small businesses. Now the bills are due.

By Gretchen Morgenson

Small businesses have borrowed billions from unregulated merchant cash advance companies. Now, amid the coronavirus crisis, the lenders have come for their money.

  • June 30th 2020 at 02:57

Millennials had barely recovered from the Great Recession. Then came the pandemic.

By Martha C. White

"Millennials weren't able to ramp up, so they don't have those resources in place to weather the storm," said one financial adviser.

  • June 30th 2020 at 02:50

Under Armour moves to terminate $280 million deal with UCLA

By Ahiza GarcΓ­a-Hodges

The 2016 deal set a record as the biggest collegiate apparel deal ever.

  • June 29th 2020 at 22:57

Broadway will remain dark until 2021; Cirque du Soleil files for bankruptcy

By Leticia Miranda

"The alchemy of 1,000 strangers bonding into a single audience will be possible again when Broadway theaters can safely host full houses," said one Broadway advocate.

  • June 29th 2020 at 22:01

Chesapeake Energy files for bankruptcy, as details emerge of wine cellars and botox

By Pippa Stevens, CNBC

From 2010 to 2012, the company spent $30 billion more in drilling and leasing than it made from its operations.

  • June 29th 2020 at 19:31