Trump: US and Mexico to close shared border to non-essential travel to curb virus spread

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo leaves a press conference at the State Department in Washington DC, on March 17, 2020. – The coronavirus outbreak has transformed the US virtually overnight from a place of boundless consumerism to one suddenly constrained by nesting and social distancing.The crisis tests all retailers, leading to temporary store closures at companies like Apple and Nike, manic buying of food staples at supermarkets and big-box stores like Walmart even as many stores remain open for business — albeit in a weirdly anemic consumer environment. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP via Getty Images)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump: US and Mexico to close shared border to non-essential travel to curb virus spread.

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