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Amazon is officially America's favorite grocery store, thanks to a pandemic-driven boost to online shopping

Amazon is officially America's favorite grocery store, thanks to a pandemic-driven boost to online shopping

30 seconds ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement In 2020, with consumer priorities changing to fit into a post-COVID world, Amazon was the favorite choice among grocery store retailers. Amazon beat out...
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Boeing will stop making the 747 after more than 51 years of passenger flight. Here's the history of how the iconic plane changed the world

Boeing will stop making the 747 after more than 51 years of passenger flight. Here's the history of how the iconic plane changed the world

34 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement One of the greatest feats of American aerospace engineering celebrated 50 years of passenger service in January, but to its fate was decided in...
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Function of Beauty lets you design your own shampoo and conditioner based on your hair's needs - here's how it worked on 4 different types and textures

Function of Beauty lets you design your own shampoo and conditioner based on your hair's needs - here's how it worked on 4 different types and textures

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Even with a sea of options, it's hard to find haircare that feels like it's really made for you. Function of Beauty is...
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Billionaires made $3.9 trillion during the pandemic - enough to pay for everyone's vaccine

Billionaires made $3.9 trillion during the pandemic - enough to pay for everyone's vaccine

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement A new report from Oxfam found that the world's billionaires didn't just recoup losses from the coronavirus: Their collective wealth increase could pay...
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Fauci is worried that delaying second COVID-19 vaccine doses could worsen the spread of mutant virus variants

Fauci is worried that delaying second COVID-19 vaccine doses could worsen the spread of mutant virus variants

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Dr. Anthony Fauci said Monday he was "concerned" that delaying the second dose of COVID-19 vaccines could risk the spread of mutated coronavirus variants...
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Xi Jinping Sends Strong Message to Joe Biden in Pointed Davos Speech

2 hours ago   |   Newsweek

In a 20-minute virtual address to leaders attending the World Economic Forum, the Chinese leader warned against forming "cliques" and the start of a "new Cold War."
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IMF says vaccines and fiscal stimulus to power US economy to 5.1% growth this year - the strongest since 1984

IMF says vaccines and fiscal stimulus to power US economy to 5.1% growth this year - the strongest since 1984

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The US economy will recover at a much quicker pace than previously expected in 2021, as coronavirus vaccines and fiscal stimulus power the strongest...
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World economy facing new ‘black swans,' head of Russia's sovereign wealth fund warns

World economy facing new ‘black swans,' head of Russia's sovereign wealth fund warns

3 hours ago   |   RT

The global economy could see new “black swan” events, such as the uptick in inflation and the possibility of another pandemic, according to Kirill Dmitriev, CEO of the Russian...
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Etsy jumps 9% after Elon Musk tweets about how he 'kinda loves' the online marketplace for independent creators

Etsy jumps 9% after Elon Musk tweets about how he 'kinda loves' the online marketplace for independent creators

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Summary List Placement Etsy jumped as much as 9% on Tuesday after Elon Musk, the world's wealthiest person, touted the company on Twitter. The Tesla founder said he "kinda...
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The Fossil Fuel Industry Thinks It Will Have a Good Year Under Biden

4 hours ago   |   The New Republic

The oil industry spent much of Joe Biden's first week in office publicly squawking in protest. The American Petroleum Institute called his decision to cancel the Keystone XL...
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Beyond Meat spikes 39% after it forms partnership with Pepsi to develop...

Beyond Meat spikes 39% after it forms partnership with Pepsi to develop plant-based snacks

Summary List Placement Beyond Meat spiked as much as 39% on Tuesday after it announced a partnership with Pepsi. The two companies will work together to develop plant-based... Read more ...

Amazon is adding 3,000 jobs in Boston, including in AI, finance, and HR, as...

Amazon is adding 3,000 jobs in Boston, including in AI, finance, and HR, as it continues its pandemic hiring spree

Summary List Placement Amazon, already the second-largest employer in America, is expanding its workforce by hiring 3,000 corporate and tech employees in Boston, it announced... Read more ...

South Africa's President Ramaphosa blasts ‘vaccine nationalism' and urges...

South Africa's President Ramaphosa blasts ‘vaccine nationalism' and urges rich countries to release hoarded doses

As the African continent struggles to acquire Covid-19 vaccine doses and kickstart inoculation campaigns, the South African president has pleaded with rich nations to stop... Read more ...

A former US ambassador is taking Google and Apple to court for hosting...

A former US ambassador is taking Google and Apple to court for hosting messaging service Telegram on their app stores

Summary List Placement A former US ambassador is suing Apple and Alphabet for hosting the encrypted messaging platform Telegram on their app stores, claiming it is "being used... Read more ...

Biden administration taking steps to speed up putting Harriet Tubman on $20 bill

Biden administration taking steps to speed up putting Harriet Tubman on $20 bill

Summary List Placement White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Monday said the Treasury Department is moving to put Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill, prioritizing an Obama era... Read more ...

First known US case of highly transmissible mutated coronavirus strain from...

First known US case of highly transmissible mutated coronavirus strain from Brazil reported in Minnesota

Summary List Placement The first known case of a new, highly contagious coronavirus variant from Brazil was reported in Minnesota on Monday, according to state public health... Read more ...

The Senate confirms Janet Yellen as America's first female Treasury chief

The Senate confirms Janet Yellen as America's first female Treasury chief

Summary List Placement The Senate voted on Monday to confirm Janet Yellen as the nation's first woman to serve as treasury secretary. A Senate panel on Friday approved her... Read more ...

House transmits article of impeachment against Trump to the Senate, setting...

House transmits article of impeachment against Trump to the Senate, setting the stage for his second impeachment trial

Summary List Placement The House of Representatives transmitted the article of impeachment against former President Donald Trump to the Senate on Monday. The article charged... Read more ...

Budweiser won't run a commercial during the Super Bowl for the first time in...

Budweiser won't run a commercial during the Super Bowl for the first time in 37 years. Instead, it will channel money into boosting vaccine awareness

Summary List Placement For the first time since 1983, Budweiser won't be running a commercial during the Super Bowl. Instead of paying money to air a Super Bowl ad during the... Read more ...

Biden predicts anyone who wants a coronavirus vaccine will be able to get...

Biden predicts anyone who wants a coronavirus vaccine will be able to get one by 'this spring'

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden made his first prediction for when coronavirus vaccines will be available to the bulk of the American public - not just the elderly... Read more ...