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Midwest Governors Join Forces; Gilead Drug Trial: Virus Update

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WATCH: Trump says he sees signs the coronavirus is plateauing in parts of the country.(Source: APTN/Bloomberg)
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Seven Midwest governors began work on steps to reopen the regional economy, as state leaders in the mid-Atlantic and West Coast planned similar actions. The governor of New York extended a lockdown to May 15, while his New Jersey counterpart said schools will be closed at least until the same date.

U.S. President Donald Trump will hold a news conference at 6 p.m. to unveil guidelines to relax stay-at-home rules. Massive numbers of Americans sought unemployment benefits again.