Recovery

Fed's Kashkari warns that unless a stricter US lockdown is imposed, the last six months could feel just like a 'warm-up to a greater catastrophe'

Fed's Kashkari warns that unless a stricter US lockdown is imposed, the last six months could feel just like a 'warm-up to a greater catastrophe'

27 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Minneapolis Federal Reserve President Neel Kashkari warned that the US coronavirus case count can only be controlled under a stricter lockdown, without which the last few...
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France's Economic Recovery Loses Pace After Initial Surge

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

The pace of France's economic recovery is slowing, the country's central bank said, confirming expectations of a prolonged period before output catches up with pre-crisis levels.
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One in Three U.K. Employers Plans to Cut Jobs in This Quarter

10 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

One in three U.K. employers plans to cut staff this quarter, highlighting the growing risk of a labor market crisis derailing the post-lockdown recovery as government support...
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Lawmakers hear bill that would suspend MCAS testing for four years

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The state's high-stakes MCAS exam would be suspended for four years due to the coronavirus pandemic under a bill before lawmakers for written testimony Monday. The Joint...
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JPMorgan says buy these 19 'diamond in the rough' stocks that have plunged from yearly highs, but are spring-loaded for huge gains ahead

JPMorgan says buy these 19 'diamond in the rough' stocks that have plunged from yearly highs, but are spring-loaded for huge gains ahead

21 hours ago   |   Business Insider

JPMorgan's global head of small- and mid-cap equity strategy says there are select groups of smaller companies that have healthy businesses and solid balance sheets, but cheap...
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The bodies of 7 Marines and a Navy sailor who died after their amphibious assault vehicle sank off the coast of California have been found

The bodies of 7 Marines and a Navy sailor who died after their amphibious assault vehicle sank off the coast of California have been found

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

The bodies of seven Marines and a Navy sailor, who were missing after their amphibious assault vehicle sank off the coast of California, have been recovered, the US Marine...
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Philippines Needs $31.8 Billion Recovery Plan, Lawmaker Says

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

The Philippines needs 1.56 trillion pesos to help it recover from a record economic contraction, according to a lawmaker.
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Sidestepping Congress, Trump Signs Executive Measures for Pandemic Relief

1 day ago   |   NY Times

President Trump signed the directives after two weeks of stalemate with Democrats over a recovery package, using legally dubious measures to try to restore lapsed benefits.
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Struggling U.S. Economy Gets Limited Lifeline From Trump Actions

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

President Donald Trump issued executive actions on Saturday that amount to a thinning lifeline of support for an already-stalling economic recovery after negotiations with...
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Americans will now get $200 less a week, Trump announces more COVID relief

1 day ago   |   National Post

President Donald Trump announced a series of executive actions on Saturday to provide expanded unemployment benefits, a temporary payroll tax deferral, eviction protection and...
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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Poland urges EU to hold extraordinary summit on Belarus after Minsk clashes

Poland urges EU to hold extraordinary summit on Belarus after Minsk clashes

Poland on Monday called for an emergency European Union summit on the situation in Belarus after night clashes in Minsk following a presidential election in the country. “The... 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 ...

Trump mocks NYT for ‘fake news' claim he wants his face on Mt. Rushmore, but...

Trump mocks NYT for ‘fake news' claim he wants his face on Mt. Rushmore, but says it ‘sounds like a good idea'

Donald Trump has denied a New York Times report suggesting that he inquired about updating Mount Rushmore to include his own face, but noted, perhaps jokingly, that he was open... 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 ...