Reuters - 8 hours 33 min ago
The NBA's Board of Governors have approved a plan to restart the suspended season with a tentative July 31 start at Disney World, Florida amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the league said on Thursday.
NY Post - 9 hours 18 min ago
Impossible Foods said on Thursday it will sell plant-based meat burgers in the US directly to consumers through its own Web site, as demand for vegan alternatives surge amid rising beef prices due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The move is a part of Impossible Foods' push to sell directly to consumers and expand its retail...
Roll Call - 9 hours 21 min ago
A panel of college presidents described to a Senate committee Thursday the challenges of reopening campuses later this year and how they plan to adapt to changes such as social distancing in the COVID-19 era. Most colleges and universities say they want to reopen their campuses later this year after shutting down because of the COVID-19 pandemic […] The post College presidents outline how campuses plan to reopen appeared first on Roll Call .
Reuters - 9 hours 33 min ago
The NBA's Board of Governors on Thursday have approved a plan to restart its suspended season in late July at Disney World in Florida amid the COVID-19 pandemic, according to multiple reports.
Reuters - 9 hours 41 min ago
The prize money for this month's Royal Ascot, which will be run without spectators from June 16-20, has been more than halved due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cog Connected - 9 hours 44 min ago
Razer has been running the #RazerForLife campaign to support communities and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Its latest initiative allows Razer Cortex and Gold users to pledge their Razer Silver towards surgical face mask donations. The post New Razer Initiative Allows Users to Donate Masks Via Razer Silver appeared first on COGconnected .
Reuters - 9 hours 47 min ago
The NBA's Board of Governors on Thursday have approved a plan to restart its suspended season at Disney World in Florida amid the COVID-19 pandemic, according to multiple reports.
UPI - 10 hours 32 min ago
The number of Americans suffering from mental health disorders like anxiety and depression have more than tripled during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new survey.
NY Post - 10 hours 38 min ago
BARCELONA, Spain For florist Laura G mez and many other Barcelona residents, the COVID-19 pandemic has one silver lining, amid all the death and suffering. For the first time in decades, locals won't feel outnumbered by the throngs of foreign visitors that flood Spain's top tourist destination each summer. No one doubts that their absence...
ABC News - 10 hours 39 min ago
Before the COVID-19 pandemic, the National WWII Museum in New Orleans was planning on a 20th anniversary crowd of thousands...
UPI - 10 hours 46 min ago
Milwaukee's Summerfest 2020 music festival has been canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic.
New Scientist - 10 hours 50 min ago
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic...
CBS Sports - 10 hours 58 min ago
The reopening of sports in Texas has taken yet another big step forward...
Deadline Hollywood - 11 hours 11 min ago
Three Wall Street analysts offered positive sentiments Thursday about the prospects for Cinemark, the No. 3 U.S. exhibitor, after it outlined plans to reopen movie theaters in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Executives’ comments during a conference call with analysts Wednesday included an upbeat outlook for Warner Bros.’ Tenet being released on schedule on […]...
Reuters - 11 hours 14 min ago
The combined wealth of America's billionaires, including Amazon.com Inc founder Jeff Bezos and Facebook Inc CEO Mark Zuckerberg, jumped over 19% or by half a trillion since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States, according to a report published by the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS).
Reuters - 11 hours 59 min ago
Russian Grand Prix organisers said on Thursday they were open to hosting two back-to-back races in Sochi this season to help Formula One flesh out a calendar reduced by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hello Giggles - 12 hours 12 min ago
If there's anything that the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has heightened, it's our obsession with DIY-ing everything. We're cutting our hair, painting designs on our walls, bleaching and tie-dying our clothing, and applying our morning breakfast directly to our face in hopes of a clearer, brighter complexion. After seeing a bazillion Instagram posts about DIY face and hair masks, I was inclined to hop on the trend but found myself holding back when I thought about that one time I...
Fox News - 12 hours 44 min ago
With the annual "CMT Music Awards" postponed, some of the biggest country artists in the business gathered virtually for a TV special that highlighted the bravery of essential workers in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Forbes - 12 hours 50 min ago
If the global Covid-19 pandemic has taught us anything, it's that the way we were traveling and living was unsustainable. Read on to discover practical steps you can take to make your life and your travel choices more sustainable.
Time - 12 hours 50 min ago
From 2018-2019, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation gave more money to the World Health Organization than any entity except the U.S. government. With President Donald Trump cutting ties to the international health agency in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Gates Foundation’s work has come into sharper relief than ever. Co-chair Bill Gates…...
Roll Call - 12 hours 53 min ago
House Democrats criticized the Trump administration for politicizing the response to the COVID-19 pandemic during an appropriations hearing Thursday, while Republicans focused their questions on the economy and the prospects for longer-term funding. Labor-HHS-Education Subcommittee Chairwoman Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., and full Appropriations Committee chairwoman Nita M. Lowey, D-N.Y., argued to Centers for Disease Control and […] The post Democrats: CDC ‘sidelined’ by Trump during...
Forbes - 13 hours 2 min ago
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings has taken a hammering as the Covid-19 pandemic spread. As customers cancel their bookings and demand refunds, Norwegian, much like other cruise liners, is facing a huge cash outflow which has fueled a massive 70%+ drop in stock price since the beginning of the year...
Refinery29 - 13 hours 9 min ago
From grown-in roots to bangs that are starting to resemble Billy Porter's look from the 2020 Grammys , we're officially hit the point of quarantine where hair cannot simply be left alone to its own devices any longer. And while there are infinitely greater ramifications at stake as we collectively do our part to ease the COVID-19 pandemic, it's completely understandable that we still want to look and feel polished and put-together in whatever way we can. Maybe that's getting dressed...
Forbes - 13 hours 11 min ago
On the job hunt? Chances are your interviews have turned online. Here are five tips to help you ace your virtual interview.