The Senate approved a bill that promises a $1,200 payout to millions of Americans. Hospitals in New York and New Orleans struggle to cope. London is seeing a surge in patients, and deaths in Spain passed 4,000.
More than 3.2 million people filed unemployment claims in the U.S. last week, a record amount. And in New York, a hospital has begun “ventilator sharing,” treating multiple patients on one machine to help address a shortage.