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White House officials express hopes that coronavirus will advance 'America First' agenda

White House officials express hopes that coronavirus will advance 'America First' agenda

11 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

For some administration officials, the coronavirus outbreak could present an economic opening in the US. As President Donald Trump vies for re-election in November, it could...
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Stocks, oil fall as coronavirus fears grip markets

17 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Stocks and oil prices resumed their fall on Wednesday after a local authority said over 80 people were being monitored for the novel coronavirus in New York State's Long...
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Is Wall Street Behind the Delay in Declaring the Coronavirus Outbreak a “Pandemic”?

35 minutes ago   |   MintPress News   |   3 articles

A little known specialized bond created in 2017 by the World Bank may hold the answer as to why U.S. and global health authorities have declined to label the global spread of...
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Actress Erica Ash selling Harlem co-op owned by Thurgood Marshall

Actress Erica Ash selling Harlem co-op owned by Thurgood Marshall

35 minutes ago   |   New York Post

The two-bedroom unit on the market for $550,000 is at 409 Edgecombe Ave., known as Harlem's most exclusive address because it also housed jazz great Duke Ellington and famed...
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Equity markets haven't bottomed yet: advisor

41 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Payne Capital Management president Ryan Payne says he still senses complacency among his clients amid the coronavirus scare. That, he says, is a sign markets will still head lower.
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US new home sales surge to 12.5-year high in January

1 hour ago   |   CNBC   |   2 articles

Housing market strength could help keep the economic expansion, now in its 11th year, on track.
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Full-floor Sherry-Netherland pad relists - nearly half its 2015 ask

1 hour ago   |   The Real Deal New York

A full-floor home at the iconic Upper East Side hotel and co-op, the Sherry-Netherland, is back on the market with another price chop, as Manhattan's luxury sales market slump...
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San Francisco's housing crisis is so dire that some residents may not be able to follow CDC guidelines if the coronavirus becomes a pandemic

San Francisco's housing crisis is so dire that some residents may not be able to follow CDC guidelines if the coronavirus becomes a pandemic

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

The coronavirus, known as COVID-19, began in China and has spread in Asia, the Middle East, and Europe, with 57 confirmed cases in the US. Cities are gearing up to address the...
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The best headphone deals - save $200 on Sennheiser's Momentum 2 Wireless headphones

The best headphone deals - save $200 on Sennheiser's Momentum 2 Wireless headphones

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Good-quality headphones can be expensive, but they often go on sale. We've rounded up the best headphone deals for February 2020. We'll update this list regularly with the top...
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Coronavirus vaccine developer Moderna soared 30% as US stocks suffered their worst stretch in years. Here are the 10 investors that benefited most - and how much they made

Coronavirus vaccine developer Moderna soared 30% as US stocks suffered their worst stretch in years. Here are the 10 investors that benefited most - and how much they made

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Investors are posting multimillion-dollar gains from Moderna's soaring stock price, profiting from the company's bid to offer a coronavirus vaccine. Moderna spiked 30% between...
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Legislators from both parties warn Pentagon not to move money to fund...

Legislators from both parties warn Pentagon not to move money to fund President Trump's border wall

The Pentagon's decision took money from major aircraft and other programs that touch Republican and Democratic areas. Read more ...

Trump scores appeals court victory in sanctuary fight

Trump scores appeals court victory in sanctuary fight

The Trump administration won a legal fight Wednesday as a federal appeals court panel unanimously ruled that the federal government can require cities and states that receive... Read more ...

Novak Djokovic asked the crowd to applaud tennis great Maria Sharapova after...

Novak Djokovic asked the crowd to applaud tennis great Maria Sharapova after finding out on the court that she was retiring

After tennis great Maria Sharapova announced her retirement Wednesday, 17-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic honored the Russian star with an off-the-cuff tribute at the... Read more ...

4 major questions facing Disney now that Bob Iger has abruptly exited his...

4 major questions facing Disney now that Bob Iger has abruptly exited his CEO role

Bob Iger stepped down from his role as Disney CEO on Tuesday and longtime Disney exec Bob Chapek took his place. Iger led the company through major acquisitions and... Read more ...

LeBron James ate candy on the bench after a dominant performance and sparked...

LeBron James ate candy on the bench after a dominant performance and sparked a Twitter debate about Twizzlers vs Red Vines

After scoring 40 points and helping the Los Angeles Lakers beat the New Orleans Pelicans, cameras caught LeBron James eating a stringy licorice candy many assumed to be Red... Read more ...

Virgin Galactic's CEO says he's 'gratified' by the stock skyrocketing about...

Virgin Galactic's CEO says he's 'gratified' by the stock skyrocketing about 200% this year

Virgin Galactic CEO George Whitesides celebrated its stock rocketing about 200% since January. "We're gratified by the share price," he said on the space-tourism startup's... Read more ...

Trump is reportedly 'furious' that US stocks have tanked on coronavirus...

Trump is reportedly 'furious' that US stocks have tanked on coronavirus fears - and he's accusing the 'fake news' media of throwing fuel on the fire

President Trump lashed out at the media on Wednesday morning and accused them of hyping up the threat from the coronavirus, which has spread to 37 countries so far. "Low... Read more ...

Trump is said to be furious at grim official warnings about coronavirus, and...

Trump is said to be furious at grim official warnings about coronavirus, and is trying to combat a stock market slide with relentless optimism

President Donald Trump is angry about the stock market downturn, blaming it on warnings from US officials about the spread of the coronavirus, according to The Washington... Read more ...

The top 6 moments from the South Carolina's chaotic Democratic debate

The top 6 moments from the South Carolina's chaotic Democratic debate

Everyone went after Sen. Bernie Sanders, as expected, but the Senator from Vermont delivered forceful defenses of his positions. Sen. Elizabeth Warren again attacked former... Read more ...

The sudden departure of Salesforce co-CEO Keith Block shows how Marc Benioff...

The sudden departure of Salesforce co-CEO Keith Block shows how Marc Benioff is preparing a new generation of talent to take the reins at the cloud giant

Salesforce co-CEO Keith Block has stepped down from his role, less than 2 years after he first ascended to the role in the summer of 2018. Analysts say that it was always a... Read more ...