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North Side fitness wear company answers PPE call for first responders

46 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A business on the North Side dedicated to performance fitness wear has answered the call to help first responders. John Okon is shifting part of his small business...
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How This Social Gaming Company Is Promoting Physical Distancing

5 hours ago   |   Forbes

King teamed up with the World Health Organization.
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App developers in post-Covid world: A bleak future, rife with opportunity

App developers in post-Covid world: A bleak future, rife with opportunity

5 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

With so much consumer reliance on mobile apps, it's easy to hope app developers will be shielded during the current crisis. But they won't.
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The Latest Pictures Of Grounded Aircraft Around The World

6 hours ago   |   Forbes

With over 40 airlines around the world temporarily grounding their entire fleets, and many major carriers canceling more than 90% of scheduled flights, airlines are seemingly...
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The Coronavirus Economy: How my job as a cosmetic dermatologist has changed

The Coronavirus Economy: How my job as a cosmetic dermatologist has changed

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

Subscribe to Fortune' s Outbreak newsletter for a daily roundup of stories on the coronavirus and its impact on global business. As one of the most in-demand cosmetic...
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Inside the deadly voyage of 2 Holland America cruises stricken with coronavirus and stranded at sea for weeks with hundreds of sick passengers

Inside the deadly voyage of 2 Holland America cruises stricken with coronavirus and stranded at sea for weeks with hundreds of sick passengers

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Holland America Line's MS Zaandam and MS Rotterdam were finally permitted to dock and allowed to disembark passengers at Florida's Port Everglades on Thursday. The Zaandam was...
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‘White monopoly capital': South African radicals scorn massive donations that could help black businesses

‘White monopoly capital': South African radicals scorn massive donations that could help black businesses

9 hours ago   |   RT

White billionaires giving money to help struggling South Africans during the Covid-19 economic slump have faced a barrage of insults from anti-white radical...
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How America's decimated pandemic response capabilities led to one of the worst coronavirus outbreaks in the world

How America's decimated pandemic response capabilities led to one of the worst coronavirus outbreaks in the world

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The US is the global epicenter of the novel coronavirus pandemic. The story of how the country got here was set in motion years ago, when the Trump administration began...
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Are we headed for a depression? Economists weigh in

10 hours ago   |   Fortune

Another day, another surprise for the economic forecasters: a record 6.6 million people filed for unemployment last week. Oxford Economics in an email called it an...
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Global economy screeches to a halt as coronavirus job losses take toll

Global economy screeches to a halt as coronavirus job losses take toll

10 hours ago   |   New York Post

The shock of the coronavirus is hitting the economy like another Great Depression - and Americans aren't alone in their misery. A tsunami of job losses and welfare claims in...
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Keir Starmer wins the Labour leadership contest and vows to unite the party

Keir Starmer wins the Labour leadership contest and vows to unite the party

Keir Starmer has been elected as the new leader of the Labour Party. The Shadow Brexit Secretary won convincingly against his rivals Rebecca Long-Bailey and Lisa Nandy. The... 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 ...

Trump vs. governors, 10 million jobless and New York's devastation. 7...

Trump vs. governors, 10 million jobless and New York's devastation. 7 reporters break it down

New York may be approaching its coronavirus peak, but with the U.S. death toll now approaching 1,000 per day, many bleak days remain ahead for the cities and states whose... Read more ...

Shoppers In Mexico Are Panic-Buying Beer During The Coronavirus Crisis

Shoppers In Mexico Are Panic-Buying Beer During The Coronavirus Crisis

To the shock of many, alcoholic beverage production was listed as a nonessential business during the shutdown to aid social distancing. Then came the beer hoarding. (Image... Read more ...

Walmart will start counting shoppers at the door and limiting how many can enter

Walmart will start counting shoppers at the door and limiting how many can enter

Walmart stores will allow no more than five customers for each 1,000 square feet of space. Walmart employees stationed at store entrances will count customers and admit them... Read more ...

Zoom will enable meeting passwords and virtual waiting rooms by default to...

Zoom will enable meeting passwords and virtual waiting rooms by default to help stop 'Zoombombing' incidents

Zoom is improving the security settings on its app, after facing backlash from users. Starting April 5, Zoom will require passwords if a user tries to enter a meeting using... Read more ...

Roll-out of a business loan program brings hope to small businesses impacted...

Roll-out of a business loan program brings hope to small businesses impacted by COVID-19

Small businesses, crippled by the coronavirus crisis, are hoping government programs will be the safety net to help keep them afloat. Read more ...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of Delta...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of Delta and Southwest shares this week

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of shares in Delta Air Lines and Southwest Airlines this week, new SEC filings show. The billionaire... Read more ...

'Throwing the commanding officer overboard': Democrats want investigation...

'Throwing the commanding officer overboard': Democrats want investigation after Navy fires aircraft carrier captain

House lawmakers want answers about the Navy's abrupt dismissal of Capt. Brett Crozier, commanding officer of the USS Theodore Roosevelt, after his letter pleading for... Read more ...

US Transportation Department to airlines: Don't 'forget' to refund customers...

US Transportation Department to airlines: Don't 'forget' to refund customers if a flight is canceled

The US Department of Transportation issued an enforcement notice to airlines on Friday, warning them that they must offer refunds to passengers whose flights are canceled. Some... Read more ...