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JPMorgan Chase says it has two cases of coronavirus at Manhattan headquarters

JPMorgan Chase says it has two cases of coronavirus at Manhattan headquarters

Finance
People pass a sign for JPMorgan Chase at it's headquarters in Manhattan, New York City.Spencer Platt | Getty ImagesJPMorgan Chase said that two employees at its headquarters in New York City had the coronavirus, the first confirmed instances at the biggest U.S. bank.The company said that two separate cases were found recently, and that colleagues who worked near the employees were told to work from home to minimize the risk of further contagion. "Both individuals have been home since earlier this week and are receiving medical treatment and we are providing full support in their recovery," said Brian Marchiony, a spokesman for the bank. "They are both doing well at this time."JPMorgan is the latest financial firm to report its first cases of coronavirus in the New York metro area as G...
'IS note' found after Manhattan truck attack

'IS note' found after Manhattan truck attack

World
A man suspected of killing eight people and injuring at least 11 more in a truck attack in New York left a note pledging allegiance to Islamic State, US media has reported.Officials have said they discovered the note, which one officer said was written in a foreign language, in the truck Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov allegedly drove through a busy Manhattan cycle route on Tuesday afternoon.The 29-year-old reportedly drove 14 blocks before crashing into a school bus and jumping from the rented truck with two replica guns.US media reported the suspected shouted "Allahu Akbar" - Arabic for "God is greatest" after getting out of the vehicle.::What we know about NY terror attack suspectImage:The suspect was confronted by uniformed officers stationed close to the sceneHe was then shot in the abd...