CORONAVIRUS PATIENTS SPEND NIGHT ON NAVY HOSPITAL SHIP MEANT FOR NON-INFECTED NEW YORK PATIENTS

The 1,000-bed hospital ship had treated a total of three patients as of Thursday, the ship's captain Patrick Amersbach said.

RETAIL IS USED TO EXISTENTIAL CRISES - BUT BANKRUPTCIES CAN'T SAVE IT NOW

For retailers, facing an apocalypse isn't anything new. What's new is the fact that everyone else is too. With everyone in duress,...

 
 
 

CUOMO SAYS NEW YORK COULD HIT CORONAVIRUS PEAK IN 7 DAYS: 'WE'RE NOT YET READY'

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said on Saturday that New York had about seven days to prepare for coronavirus apex in the state, warning that "we're...

MLM SELLERS SOLICIT CASH TO DONATE PRODUCTS TO HEALTH WORKERS, BUT EXPERTS SAY IT'S A MARKETING PLOY

Experts warn consumers' donation money is better spent directly donating to hospitals or other charitable organizations.

 
 
 

CDC CHIEF DISCUSSES THE US CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE, THE PUSH FOR WEARING MASKS, AND AN AGENCY GONE QUIET

Robert Redfield, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, describes the coronavirus pandemic as the greatest public...

SILICON VALLEY BUSINESSES WHO SERVED THE TECH INDUSTRY SUDDENLY FACE BLANK CALENDARS AND LAYOFFS

Performers, food caterers, event planners, venue owners, models, DJs and others that rely on the tech industry's parties and conferences...

 
 
 

INVESTORS SEARCHING FOR YIELD SHOULD OPT FOR THIS PART OF THE BOND MARKET, MARKET ANALYST SAYS

Investment-grade bond funds are a more secure investment in this market than high-yielding funds thanks to the Federal Reserve's "backstop,"...

THESE 'DISEASE HUNTERS' SPENT TWO DECADES TRACKING PANDEMICS, BUT LOST FUNDING RIGHT BEFORE COVID-19

After 9/11, a group of disease experts figured out how to track pandemics with a technique called 'syndromic surveillance.'

 
 
 

TESLA IS DISMISSING CONTRACTORS FROM ITS CALIFORNIA AND NEVADA FACTORIES, SOURCES SAY

Tesla is letting go of contract workers from its U.S. car and battery plants after health orders to curb the COVID-19 pandemic forced...

WHITE HOUSE ADVISOR SAYS ANOTHER CORONAVIRUS EPIDEMIC LIKE NYC COULD CHANGE US MORTALITY RATE

 
 
 

ALABAMA IMPLEMENTS STATEWIDE STAY-AT-HOME ORDER AMID CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

Alabama became the most recent state to enact a stay-at-home order amid the coronavirus pandemic, with Gov. Kay Ivey announcing the...

TRUMP TO BAN EXPORT OF CORONAVIRUS PROTECTION GEAR, SAYS HE'S 'NOT HAPPY WITH 3M'

In a CNBC interview Friday morning, 3M CEO Mike Roman said it was "absurd" to suggest his company wasn't doing all it could to help...

 
 
 

BLUE ORIGIN CEO SAYS JEFF BEZOS' SPACE COMPANY IS HIRING, DENYING REPORT OF POSSIBLE LAYOFFS

Jeff Bezos' space company Blue Origin told its workforce on Friday that it will not be laying off employees during the coronavirus...

ZOOM IS MAKING A SIMPLE CHANGE THAT COULD HELP PREVENT UNWANTED GUESTS FROM CRASHING CALLS

While Zoom previously encouraged people to turn on the waiting room feature, it's now enabling it by default as a way to help prevent...

 
 
 

MORE THAN 1 MILLION PEOPLE TESTED FOR CORONAVIRUS IN US, BUT ACCESS VARIES FROM STATE TO STATE

More than 1 million Americans have been tested for the novel coronavirus. More than 200,000 have tested positive.

WATCH LIVE: CORONAVIRUS TASK FORCE HOLDS BRIEFING AFTER PELOSI CALLS FOR MORE SPENDING

Members of the coronavirus task force hold a press briefing Friday hours after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called for another bill expanding...

 
 
 

AUTONATION, OTHER PUBLIC DEALER GROUPS FURLOUGH THOUSANDS OF WORKERS DUE TO CORONAVIRUS

Automotive retailers are cutting executive pay and laying off or furloughing thousands of workers as U.S. auto sales plummet amid the...

SENATORS ASK APPLE CEO TIM COOK ABOUT THE COMPANY'S COVID-19 APP PRIVACY PRACTICES

Four U.S. senators sent a letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook on Friday asking questions about the company's COVID-19 app and how it handles...

 
 
 

STATES PROBE ZOOM FOR POSSIBLE PRIVACY VIOLATIONS AFTER LAWMAKERS' CALLS ARE ZOOMBOMBED

The inquiry comes after Connecticut officials were "zoombombed" during a call to discuss the Census.

US AIRLINES MUST APPLY SOON FOR CORONAVIRUS RELIEF GRANTS - THEN COMES THE HARD PART

U.S. airline executives face a test to see which sacrifices they are willing to make in exchange for federal aid that would allow them...

 
 
 



National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need...

National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need to combat the virus

As cases rise, testing has become crucial in tracking how many Americans have been infected, but officials in some states say they still don't have enough. Read more ...

Trump pledges more money for small businesses to weather coronavirus storm

Trump pledges more money for small businesses to weather coronavirus storm

President Donald Trump is promising to pump more cash into a program aimed at keeping small businesses afloat through their coronavirus shutdowns. “I will immediately ask... Read more ...

Nets owner Joe Tsai donating 1,000 ventilators to NY in coronavirus fight

Nets owner Joe Tsai donating 1,000 ventilators to NY in coronavirus fight

In the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, New York got another significant assist from Brooklyn Nets owner Joe Tsai. New York governor Andrew Cuomo said Saturday at his... Read more ...

A week in the life of a night nurse treating coronavirus patients in New...

A week in the life of a night nurse treating coronavirus patients in New York City's top hospital, where she says space is running out for patients and nurse staffing is starting to run thin

One New York City nurse shared her experience treating patients positive for COVID-19, some in critical condition. New York state had over 100,000 coronavirus cases as of April... Read more ...

Floyd Mayweather's daughter Iyanna arrested for allegedly STABBING love...

Floyd Mayweather's daughter Iyanna arrested for allegedly STABBING love rival over rapper YoungBoy - reports

Iyanna 'Yaya' Mayweather, daughter of boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr, is in police custody in Houston after stabbing a woman in an argument over rapper NBA YoungBoy, according... Read more ...

Dubai goes on lockdown amid spike in coronavirus cases in UAE

Dubai goes on lockdown amid spike in coronavirus cases in UAE

The UAE's wealthiest emirate, Dubai, has announced a two-week-long lockdown, starting from 8pm on Saturday, in order to carry out large scale disinfection and stem the spread... Read more ...

Large section of the Berlin Wall demolished for luxury condos

Large section of the Berlin Wall demolished for luxury condos

Historians and locals in Berlin are furious after a 196-foot chunk of the Berlin Wall disappeared almost overnight to make way for luxury condominiums. According to the German... Read more ...

Vanessa Bryant deeply moved as Kobe, NBA legends get Hall of Fame nod

Vanessa Bryant deeply moved as Kobe, NBA legends get Hall of Fame nod

Kobe Bryant's resume has yet another entry to prove his greatness: He's now, officially, a Hall of Famer. And he's got plenty of elite company in the 2020 class, one that may... Read more ...

WrestleMania 36 predictions and matches: Becky Lynch won't keep her belt

WrestleMania 36 predictions and matches: Becky Lynch won't keep her belt

This year's two-day WrestleMania 36 event, based at WWE's Performance Center and various other locations, is loaded with 18 matches and nine titles at stake. The card, which is... Read more ...

Indiana now has 3,953 confirmed cases of COVID-19; death toll rises to 116

Indiana now has 3,953 confirmed cases of COVID-19; death toll rises to 116

The Indiana State Department of Health reported that 523 additional Hoosiers have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the state's total to 3,953 confirmed cases Saturday. Read more ...