Coronavirus coverage/A Look at the markets

  • Hour 3 of 3-12-20
  • The DOW has fallen 10 percent today at the closing bell, signalling the worst performance since 1987. Fears over the Coronavirus continue to spark an economic collapse, but President Trump is keeping calm and assuring Americans that there is enough wiggle room within the economy and job numbers to protect us from doom. He wants to add liquidation and stimulation which would help workers throughout this time, and plans to pass through legislation which would keep people paid even if they can’t come into work. Chris Markowski provides a report on this, and he acknowledges that there is much of this which is being blown out of proportion.
  • A growing problem in Chicago is that women are being kidnapped. Roberta Longwood explains this trend, and she shares what is being done to keep women safe.