U.S. PRODUCERS PROVE BETTER SWING SUPPLIER THAN PREVIOUSLY THOUGHT

The quick reaction of American producers to cut output in response to market conditions have shown the U.S. to be a better swing supplier...

‘BILLIONS' SEASON 5, EPISODE 5 RECAP: THE CATALYST

In the latest episode of 'Billions' entitled “Contract” one life lesson is abundantly clear: Until you deal with your past, it will...

 
 
 

A STATE-BY-STATE GUIDE TO REOPENING AMERICA

Here's the latest information about what's open and what's closed, state-by-state.

UFC ON ESPN 9 FIGHTER PAYOUTS: WOODLEY EARNS $200,000 IN LOSS

Tyron Woodley received the largest fighter payout at UFC on ESPN 9.

 
 
 

GEORGE FLOYD'S BROTHER CALLS FOR PEACEFUL PROTESTS, POLITICAL ACTION

“Do this peacefully, please,” Terrence Floyd told protesters in Minneapolis, adding that his brother “would not want” violence.

INDEPENDENT AUTOPSY FINDS GEORGE FLOYD DIED BY ‘HOMICIDE CAUSED BY ASPHYXIA'

George Floyd died by "homicide caused by asphyxia,” according to an independent autopsy ordered by Floyd's family.

 
 
 

‘WEIRDO' AUTHOR/EDUCATOR TONY WEAVER ON WHY WE NEED BETTER REPRESENTATION OF BLACK MEN

30-Under-30 entrepreneur hopes his upcoming graphic novel will give voice to young people struggling to fit in during an era of unprecedented...

SOME CORONAVIRUS REOPENINGS DELAYED BECAUSE OF PROTESTS-AND CHICAGO, PHILADELPHIA RECONSIDER

Officials are concerned both about the safety of reopening during riots, and the potential the mass gatherings could lead to a second...

 
 
 

WITH SALES OF HOME FURNISHINGS ON THE RISE, RETAILERS LIKE ARTICLE SEE 200% GROWTH

As people spend more time at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, many are turning a closer eye on their home environments. Direct-to-consumer...

LADY GAGA AND ARIANA GRANDE DEBUT THEIR SINGLE ‘RAIN ON ME' AT NO. 1 ON THE HOT 100

Lady Gaga has now charted five No. 1 singles while Ariana Grande has scored four.

 
 
 

CHANEL, APPLE, ROLEX, OTHER OTHER HIGH-END STORES LOOTED IN NEW YORK'S SOHO

On the night of May 31, protests around the country surrounding the alleged killing of George Floyd intensified-with many turning violent...

WHAT WOULD MUHAMMAD ALI SAY ABOUT GEORGE FLOYD, AHMAUD ARBERY AND THE UNEVEN RESPONSE FROM THE SPORTS WORLD?

The four-year anniversary of Muhammad Ali's death is Wednesday. Just wondering: If "The Greatest" lived now during this George Floyd...

 
 
 

WHY NEW U.S. ARMY'S TANK-KILLING DRONE SWARM MAY BE A WEAPON OF MASS DESTRUCTION

Analyst Zak Kallenborn argues that a new U.S. Army drone swarm could count as WMD.

HOW TAVOUR SAVED CRAFT BREWERIES FROM THE CORONAVIRUS

Tavour has given craft breweries a lifeline to sell their beer to a national audience at a time when taprooms and bars across the country...

 
 
 

BTS'S SUGA SCORES THE SECOND BESTSELLING ALBUM IN THE COUNTRY WITH ‘D-2'

While the title didn't quite break the top 10 on the Billboard 200 , it does open with very healthy sales, which show just how powerful...

AS SLACK AND ZOOM REPORT Q1 EARNINGS, HOW WILL THEY NAVIGATE THE POST-COVID-19 ECONOMY?

Virtual meetings have seen a significant surge in demand since shelter-in-place orders were implemented. We may get a look at how this...

 
 
 

LAWMAKERS PUSH LEGISLATION IN RESPONSE TO GEORGE FLOYD PROTESTS

The House isn't scheduled for another vote until June 30, but lawmakers could be recalled to Washington early.

BIDEN LEAD GROWS 5 POINTS AMID GEORGE FLOYD PROTESTS, MOST AMERICANS THINK TRUMP IS RACIST, POLL FINDS

Respondents to a YouGov/Yahoo News poll give the president poor marks on race relations and say he should stop tweeting.

 
 
 

‘RICK AND MORTY' SEASON 4 FINALE RECAP: THERE IS NO ‘REAL' BETH

Clones are people too.

BLUE ANGELS' TRANSITION TO THE SUPER HORNET WILL MAKE AIRSHOWS LOOK A LITTLE LIKE 1973

The Blue Angels will trade in their F/A-18 Hornets for F/A-18 Super Hornets for the 2021 airshow season. When they fly airshows in...

 
 
 



The Latest: WHO official: Central, South America hard hit

The Latest: WHO official: Central, South America hard hit

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. COVID-19 causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems... Read more ...

Tech cos. respond to George Floyd's death, ensuing protests and systematic...

Tech cos. respond to George Floyd's death, ensuing protests and systematic racism

On Sunday, a fourth night of protests erupted around the country, spurred on by the May 25 death of George Floyd at the hands of the Minneapolis police. The movement is a... Read more ...

Facebook employees are reportedly holding a virtual walkout against the...

Facebook employees are reportedly holding a virtual walkout against the company's handling of Trump's posts

Dozens of Facebook employees are holding a virtual walkout on Monday. The unprecedented activism is to protest the company's decision not to take down one of Trump's messages... Read more ...

Construction Spending Decreased in April

Construction Spending Decreased in April

From the Census Bureau reported that overall construction spending decreased in April: Construction spending during April 2020 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual... Read more ...

Apple closes stores across the US over safety concerns amid George Floyd...

Apple closes stores across the US over safety concerns amid George Floyd protests

On May 25, a 46-year-old black man named George Floyd died in Minneapolis after a white police officer pinned his knee to Floyd's neck for several minutes during an... Read more ...

Amid protests, U.S. police scanner apps and others saw record downloads

Amid protests, U.S. police scanner apps and others saw record downloads

Downloads of police scanner apps, tools for private communication and mobile safety apps hit record numbers this past weekend in the U.S., amid continued nationwide protests... Read more ...

'Minnesota is in play': Trump insiders view nationwide protests as a...

'Minnesota is in play': Trump insiders view nationwide protests as a political opportunity that could change the 2020 election map

President Trump and his supporters have seized on the violence surrounding protests over the death of George Floyd as a new message for the 2020 White House campaign. They are... Read more ...

The Latest: Pakistan says it's relaxing a ban on tourism

The Latest: Pakistan says it's relaxing a ban on tourism

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. COVID-19 causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems... Read more ...

5 Ways Agile Can Help Your Remote Team Thrive

5 Ways Agile Can Help Your Remote Team Thrive

Many companies are leaning into the notion that working remotely doesn't have to mean a sacrifice in work quality. What it does mean, however, is that leaders need to set their... Read more ...

The shift to even more e-commerce spending in the US just accelerated by at...

The shift to even more e-commerce spending in the US just accelerated by at least 2 years because of COVID-19, according to this chart from Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley expects COVID-19 to pull forward the US e-commerce penetration rate by at least two years. The firm estimates e-commerce to account for over 23% of US retail... Read more ...