Read the full article here.
This content was originally published by MarketWatch.com - Top Stories. Original publishers retain all rights. It appears here for a limited time before automated archiving. By MarketWatch.com - Top Stories
The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus illness COVID-19 worldwide edged closer to 24.5 million on Friday, while the U.S. tally neared 6 million, and the White House unveiled a plan to acquire 150 million rapid tests from Abbott that received emergency use authorization on Thursday.