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What you need to know about COVID-19: Young people, those without symptoms are driving up cases, experts say

What you need to know about COVID-19: Young people, those without symptoms are driving up cases, experts say

1 minute ago   |   KMBC

"The good news about COVID-19 is that about 40% of the population has no symptoms.... The bad news, for messaging, is that 40% of the population get no symptoms," Dr. Anthony...
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French President Macron lands in Beirut on official visit

1 minute ago   |   National Post

PARIS - French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in Beirut on Thursday at the start of an official visit following the warehouse explosion that killed over 100 people in the city.
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Vietnam turns Danang stadium into field hospital amid virus outbreak

1 minute ago   |   National Post

HANOI - Vietnam is close to completing the conversion of a sports stadium into a 1,000-bed field hospital in its new coronavirus epicenter Danang, the health ministry said on...
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S.Korean farmers bartering sugar for N.Korean booze to bypass sanctions

1 minute ago   |   National Post

SEOUL - A South Korean farmers' cooperative said on Thursday it has clinched a $150 million deal to barter sugar for North Korean liquor and food products, bypassing sanctions...
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French President: Lebanon needs reforms or will suffer more

2 minutes ago   |   National Post

PARIS - French President Emmanuel Macron said Lebanon was facing a political and economic crisis, and that it would continue to suffer unless it enacted reforms.
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As gold strikes a record high, analysts think the rally has only just begun

As gold strikes a record high, analysts think the rally has only just begun

15 minutes ago   |   Fortune

This is the web version of the Bull Sheet, Fortune's no-BS daily newsletter on the markets. Sign up to receive it in your inbox here . Good morning, Bull Sheeters. There are...
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Philippines records most coronavirus cases in East Asia after new surge

17 minutes ago   |   National Post

MANILA - The Philippines on Thursday recorded another jump in coronavirus cases to overtake neighboring Indonesia as the country with the highest number of confirmed COVID-19...
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China threatens countermeasures as Taiwan prepares for US visit

17 minutes ago   |   National Post

BEIJING/TAIPEI - China on Thursday threatened to take countermeasures over a trip to Taiwan by U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar, as the Chinese-claimed...
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Portland protester violence continues, spreads to suburbs despite claim that ‘if feds leave, we'll leave'

Portland protester violence continues, spreads to suburbs despite claim that ‘if feds leave, we'll leave'

23 minutes ago   |   RT

Despite claims to the contrary, protests and violence have continued in Portland following the withdrawal of federal police. Tear gas and flashbang grenades were used to...
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Biden campaign to give online electoral training during virtual convention

Biden campaign to give online electoral training during virtual convention

27 minutes ago   |   Politico

Democrats wanted to hold massive in-person electoral training at their national convention. With the event now going fully virtual because of the coronavirus pandemic, Joe...
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Facebook, citing virus misinformation, deletes President Trump post

Facebook, citing virus misinformation, deletes President Trump post

It's the first time the social media company has deleted a post by the president. Read more ...

Daisy Coleman, sexual assault survivor turned victim advocate, has died at 23

Daisy Coleman, sexual assault survivor turned victim advocate, has died at 23

Coleman's mother reported Daisy died by suicide Read more ...

NH Primary Source: Sununu takes sides in state Senate GOP primary, endorses...

NH Primary Source: Sununu takes sides in state Senate GOP primary, endorses Gargiulo

Gov. Chris Sununu is taking sides in a Republican primary for the District 24 state Senate seat. Read more ...

Brown leads Celtics to 149-115 rout of Nets

Brown leads Celtics to 149-115 rout of Nets

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Jaylen Brown stayed hot with 21 points on five 3-pointers, and the Boston Celtics rolled past the Brooklyn Nets 149-115 on Wednesday night without... Read more ...

Twitter temporarily blocked the Trump campaign from tweeting after it shared...

Twitter temporarily blocked the Trump campaign from tweeting after it shared a video of the president spreading COVID-19 misinformation

Twitter briefly banned the Trump campaign's account from tweeting Wednesday after it violated the company's policies against COVID-19 misinformation, a spokesperson told... Read more ...

NYC setting up quarantine CHECKPOINTS to monitor visitors from 34 states, de...

NYC setting up quarantine CHECKPOINTS to monitor visitors from 34 states, de Blasio says

New York City is setting up checkpoints at bridges, tunnels and train stations to crack down on visitors from 34 states attempting to elude a statewide mandatory two-week... Read more ...

Chicago public schools will start the school year all virtual

Chicago public schools will start the school year all virtual

Chicago Public Schools, the nation's third-largest school system, will start the coming school year with fully remote learning for all students. Read more ...

'Who's the Boss?' gets reboot with Tony Danza, Alyssa Milano

'Who's the Boss?' gets reboot with Tony Danza, Alyssa Milano

A brand new life is ahead for the vintage sitcom "Who's the Boss?” and its devoted fans. Read more ...

Biden will not travel to Milwaukee to accept his Democratic presidential...

Biden will not travel to Milwaukee to accept his Democratic presidential nomination

Former Vice President Joe Biden will no longer be traveling to Milwaukee to formally accept his Democratic presidential nomination. The Democratic National Convention Committee... Read more ...

NCAA says athletes must be given opt out option, hands call on fall...

NCAA says athletes must be given opt out option, hands call on fall championships to each division

The NCAA Board of Directors said schools must honor an athlete's scholarship if the athlete opts out of the coming season because of concerns about COVID-19. Read more ...