‘A bit of fear’: Children in Europe go back to school as coronavirus persists

PARIS — Tugging on their masks or dashing to hug long-unseen friends, millions of children returned to school across Europe and beyond Tuesday in a mass experiment aimed at bridging … Read More

Loblaw profits plunge amid coronavirus costs despite revenue surge

Loblaw Companies Ltd. says its net income plunged in the second quarter despite surging revenues because of COVID-19 related costs including a temporary pay boost for employees. Canada’s largest grocer … Read More

U.S. Republicans propose plan to shield businesses, schools from coronavirus lawsuits

A new plan from Senate Republicans to award businesses, schools, and universities sweeping exemptions from lawsuits arising from inadequate coronavirus safeguards is putting Republicans and Democrats at loggerheads as Congress … Read More