Updated 6:55 a.m. ET, April 24, 2020
- The numbers: Covid-19 has infected more than 2.7 million people and killed at least 190,000 worldwide, according to Johns Hopkins University. More than 49,000 people have died in the United States.
- US stimulus: The House approved a $480 billion package to help small businesses and hospitals and expand testing.
- Millions jobless: 4.4 million Americans filed for unemployment last week, bringing the total to 26.5 million unemployed.
- EU stimulus: The European Union has agreed a massive stimulus package worth trillions of euros -- but disagreed on "coronabonds."