A pedestrian walks in a mostly desolate Times Square in New York on Monday. Photo: AFP A pedestrian walks in a mostly desolate Times Square in New York on Monday. Photo: AFP
A pedestrian walks in a mostly desolate Times Square in New York on Monday. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: in rebuff to Donald Trump, US states team up to plan reopening economy

  • President earlier tweeted that decision on when to lift pandemic restrictions was up to him, not governors
  • Move highlights tensions between Trump and state authorities over handling of outbreak in US, which has most infections in the world

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A pedestrian walks in a mostly desolate Times Square in New York on Monday. Photo: AFP A pedestrian walks in a mostly desolate Times Square in New York on Monday. Photo: AFP
A pedestrian walks in a mostly desolate Times Square in New York on Monday. Photo: AFP
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