America is sliding into a winter limbo of alarming spikes in Covid-19 cases and deepening economic pain while an apathetic lame duck White House and a deadlocked Congress provide no political leadership.
CNN"s John Berman speaks with Dr. Joseph Varon, chief of staff at United Memorial Medical Center in Houston, about a heartbreaking photo that captures him consoling an elderly patient on Thanksgiving.
As Covid-19 continues to spread, millions of Americans are losing their jobs, thousands of restaurants have closed for good and one in three small businesses surveyed by the nonprofit Small Business Majority said they won"t survive beyond the next three months without additional funding. Yet the nation"s most dominant corporations seem to be weathe...Read More
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the outlook for the United States economy is "extraordinarily uncertain" as the rise in Covid-19 cases continues to take an economic toll on the country.
• Live updates: Dr. Fauci: "All things considered, we"re not in a good place"
• Los Angeles County -- the biggest county in the US -- is under a stay-at-home order
• NY governor worried about "overwhelming the hospital system"