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A Rare Economic Bright Spot in the U.S. Health System: The Vet's Office

18 seconds ago   |   NY Times

Usually during an economic downturn, people tend to spend less on health care for pets. This time, the opposite is happening.
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U.S.'s Azar says any U.S. vaccine would be shared once U.S. needs met

12 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

TAIPEI - U.S. Health Secretary Alex Azar said on Monday that any U.S. vaccine or treatment for COVID-19 would be shared fairly with the rest of the world, once the U.S. need...
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Trump denied asking to have his face carved on Mount Rushmore, but said it 'sounds like a good idea to me!'

Trump denied asking to have his face carved on Mount Rushmore, but said it 'sounds like a good idea to me!'

18 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

In a Sunday night tweet, President Donald Trump denied a New York Times report over the weekend that a White House official had inquired about adding a carving of another...
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Race for coronavirus vaccine takes big step with trial at University of Maryland

22 minutes ago   |   Baltimore Sun

The first U.S. made coronavirus vaccine enters advanced trials with participants in Maryland.
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China sends fighter jets as US health chief visits Taiwan

28 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

TAIPEI - Chinese air force jets briefly crossed the mid-line of the Taiwan Strait on Monday and were tracked by Taiwanese missiles, Taiwan's government said, as U.S. health...
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Investigation Finds GPS Interference Caused UK Survey Drone Crash

42 minutes ago   |   Forbes

Interference with satellite navigation caused a 25-pound drone to drift with the wind until it hit a house, raising concern about GPS and drone safety.
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Why innovation is the secret weapon of the world's biggest companies

Why innovation is the secret weapon of the world's biggest companies

42 minutes ago   |   Fortune

In the 30 years since we launched the Fortune Global 500 , our annual ranking of the world's largest companies by revenue, two very clear themes have emerged. Illustration by...
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How a Canadian convenience store giant built its empire

How a Canadian convenience store giant built its empire

42 minutes ago   |   Fortune

There are few rituals more American than a stop at a gas-station convenience store. It starts with the badly needed fill-up or bathroom break, then progresses to an impulse...
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Couche-Tard's CEO is plotting to make the convenience-store giant even bigger

42 minutes ago   |   Fortune

Alimentation Couche-Tard started life as a single store in a suburb of Montreal. Through a mix of deft M&A and strong merchandising, it has become one of Canada's largest...
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These 18 big companies made more than $250,000 in profit per employee last year

These 18 big companies made more than $250,000 in profit per employee last year

42 minutes ago   |   Fortune

The world's 500 biggest companies employ some 69.9 million people and together earned a total of $2.06 trillion last year. That translates to roughly $29,500 for each worker...
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Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of...

Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash from skeptics of mask mandates

The Ohio governor's positive, then negative, tests for COVID-19 have provided fuel for skeptics of government pandemic mandates. Read more ...

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

An Israeli jewelry company is working on what it says will be the world's most expensive coronavirus mask, a gold, diamond-encrusted face covering with a price tag of $1.5 million. Read more ...

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Hundreds of frustrated voters were turned away from centers across Puerto Rico that never received ballots. Read more ...

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

A group of researchers at Duke University created a simple technique to analyze the effectiveness of various types of masks, which have become a critical component in stopping... Read more ...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy...

‘Collusion with foreign powers': Billionaire Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai detained, his Apple Daily offices searched

Billionaire media tycoon and Hong Kong protest-backer Jimmy Lai has been arrested on suspicion of “collusion with foreign powers.” Police also searched the offices of his Apple... Read more ...

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell breaks back while testing electric bicycle

Simon Cowell broke his back Saturday while testing his new electric bicycle at his home in California, according to a spokesperson. Read more ...

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

States on hook for billions under Trump's unemployment plan

A plan from President Donald Trump to extend additional unemployment benefits requires states to provide 25% of the funds, and it's unclear whether states have the money or the... Read more ...

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

TORONTO - Joonas Korpisalo stopped 33 shots and the Columbus Blue Jackets advanced to the first round of the NHL playoffs with a 3-0 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in a... Read more ...

Bryson DeChambeau feels closer to first major win after strong PGA Championship

Bryson DeChambeau feels closer to first major win after strong PGA Championship

SAN FRANCISCO - Bryson DeChambeau made the best run of his career at a major championship, but still fell short despite shooting a final-round 66 to finish 10-under for the... Read more ...

White House Reportedly Asked How To Get A New President's Face On Mount Rushmore

White House Reportedly Asked How To Get A New President's Face On Mount Rushmore

Trump wasn't joking when he told South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem he wanted his face on Mount Rushmore, she said. Read more ...