NY Stock Exchange reopens as US closes in on 100,000 dead
Last updated 5/26/2020 at 9:52am
MATT OTT, TED SHAFFREY and LISA MARIE PANE
NEW YORK (AP) — The trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange reopened Tuesday in a largely symbolic step toward economic recovery, and stocks surged at the opening bell, even as the official U.S. death toll closed in on 100,000, a mark President Donald Trump once predicted the country would never see.
With infections mounting rapidly in places like Brazil and India, a top global health official warned that the crisis around the world is far from over.
The NYSE trading floor in lower Manhattan opened for the first time in two...