Time - 31 min 48 sec ago
The horror of rushed goodbyes is a defining feature of the COVID-19 pandemic and a tragedy people have struggled with throughout history...
NY Post - 42 min 29 sec ago
Former presidential contender Tulsi Gabbard dropped her defamation lawsuit against Hillary Clinton Wednesday, saying the COVID-19 pandemic and 2020 presidential election are more important than her legal claims. In court papers filed in Manhattan federal court Wednesday, Gabbard wrote that, while her claims have merit, it’s better to “focus their time and attention on other...
Reuters - 1 hour 25 min ago
ZoomInfo Technologies Inc expects to raise up to $801 million in its U.S. initial public offering (IPO), as the market for new issues rebounds after the COVID-19 pandemic put several debuts on hold for a couple of months.
The Raw Story - 1 hour 28 min ago
Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) on Wednesday took a victory lap hours after the United States Department of Justice announced that it had dropped its investigation into her stock trading activities during the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic. “Just like Donald Trump, I’ve been completely and totally exonerated,” she wrote on Twitter before then taking […]...
Rolling Stone - 1 hour 44 min ago
Singer-songwriter also cancels 2020 shows due to COVID-19 pandemic...
Forbes - 1 hour 51 min ago
One of the more interesting questions being tossed around during the COVID-19 pandemic is whether cash can act as a transmission vehicle for germs and viruses?...
Reuters - 2 hours 2 min ago
The National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) will return to action in late June with a 25-game tournament in Utah that will be played in empty stadiums due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
NY Post - 2 hours 5 min ago
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica Costa Rica became the latest country to legalize same-sex marriage early Tuesday when a ruling from its supreme court went into effect ending the country's ban. Couples held ceremonies mostly private due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but some that were broadcast to celebrate their unions before judges and...
Reuters - 2 hours 31 min ago
Hershey Co said on Wednesday sales of gums and mints have taken a hit as social distancing protocols spurred by the COVID-19 pandemic discouraged people from participating in gatherings.
The Next Web - 2 hours 48 min ago
Apple and Disney are among a swathe of world-leading companies to have collectively borrowed $1 trillion to weather the effects of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic cash raised in just five months. Software giant Oracle, aircraft manufacturer Boeing, and telecoms giant AT&T have borrowed the most; they've issued corporate bonds worth $25 billion, $20 billion, and $12.5 billion respectively in 2020, reports the Financial Times citing data gathered by Refinitiv. [Read: A look at the $17...
Reuters - 2 hours 56 min ago
The future of English women's soccer faces an unprecedented threat as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and decisive action must be taken to protect its future, researchers have said.
US Weekly - 3 hours 11 min ago
After Britney Spears visited family in Louisiana amid the COVID-19 pandemic, her ex-husband Kevin Federline insisted that she self-quarantine before seeing their sons, multiple sources confirm to Us Weekly . Britney Spears' Sweetest Quotes About Her Sons "Britney had no problem with Kevin's request and understood why he asked," one source tells Us . "The boys have been with their dad for most of quarantine." The Princess of Pop, 38, went home to Kentwood, Louisiana , in early...
UPI - 3 hours 17 min ago
The state of California has enacted a shelter-in-place order in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus, urging residents to stay in their homes except for essential travel and closing non-essential businesses. Red carpet events have been canceled. The production of many films and TV shows has been suspended.
Reuters - 3 hours 26 min ago
The Swiss government said public and private events of up to 300 people and spontaneous gatherings of up to 30 people would be allowed again from June 6, further easing restrictions as the COVID-19 pandemic shows signs of ebbing.
Tech Crunch - 3 hours 32 min ago
Google is rolling out a series of updates aimed at helping local businesses adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic while continuing to serve their customers across Google Maps and Search. Since the outbreak, Google has made it possible for businesses to communicate to customers things like their revised operating hours or temporary closures, among other things. […]...
Rolling Stone - 3 hours 56 min ago
This year's campaign will address solutions to the COVID-19 pandemic and climate change...
Reuters - 3 hours 59 min ago
Ralph Lauren Corp posted a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss on Wednesday as stores across the world that sell its jackets, coats and Polo shirts were forced to close due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Next Web - 4 hours 1 min ago
TLDR: With The Complete Digital Content Marketing Mastery Bundle, learn who to turn social media, Google, emails and even Zoom into major brand builders and money makers. As the U.S. cautiously starts to reopen in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the consumer casualties of the economic plunge caused by the virus have only just begun. In recent days, major retail names like Pier 1, Victoria's Secret and J.C. Penney's have all announced plans to close entirely or shutter hundreds of locations...
The Raw Story - 4 hours 21 min ago
Two men who worked on President Donald Trump’s 2016 election campaign have warned the president that his position in swing states is significantly deteriorating amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Politico reports that former Trump campaign officials Corey Lewandowski and David Bossie delivered a face-to-face warning to the president that he was “slipping badly” in several key […]...
Reuters - 4 hours 24 min ago
The Americas will bear the brunt of an estimated 305 million job losses that the COVID-19 pandemic will cause worldwide between April and June, the International Labour Organization (ILO) said on Wednesday.
Forbes - 4 hours 29 min ago
Google is giving employees who work from home during the COVID-19 pandemic $1,000 allowances to cover equipment costs, CEO Sundar Pichai announced Tuesday.
Forbes - 4 hours 32 min ago
It is not surprising that cruise line operators have faced the brunt of the COVID-19 pandemic. They are an epitome of what can spread corona virus in a near perfect way - a multinational crowd concentrated on a single isolated vessel, using a host of common services...
UPI - 4 hours 39 min ago
As South Korea continues to loosen its social distancing guidelines amid the COVID-19 pandemic, hard-hit movie theaters are trying to find ways to lure customers back.
The Next Web - 4 hours 51 min ago
In the series "Staying inside with ," we pick the brains of experts and interesting people in tech to find out their favorite books, courses, movies, and podcasts they've been enjoying during lockdown. Mark Adams, SVP and Head of Innovation at Vice, is the latest to share what's been keeping him busy whilst staying at home. The COVID-19 pandemic is having a major impact on both people and businesses. A total of 81% of the global workforce have had their workplace fully or partly...