AMWELL CONFIDENTIALLY FILES FOR IPO AMID SURGING DEMAND FOR TELEMEDICINE

Amwell, a provider of telehealth services formerly known as American Well, is looking to go public in the coming months, sources tell...

LANCET RETRACTS MAJOR COVID-19 PAPER THAT RAISED SAFETY CONCERNS ABOUT MALARIA DRUGS

The Lancet, one of the world's top medical journals, on Thursday retracted an influential study that raised alarms about the safety...

 
 
 

PONZI SCHEME KING BERNIE MADOFF DENIED COMPASSIONATE PRISON RELEASE BY FEDERAL JUDGE

A federal judge Thursday denied notorious Ponzi scheme fraudster Bernie Madoff compassionate release from a 150-year prison sentence...

DEMOCRATS PLAN TO INTRODUCE POLICE REFORM BILL ON MONDAY, NANCY PELOSI SAYS

The legislation will aim to address use of force by police, qualified immunity and racial profiling, Nancy Pelosi said.

 
 
 

BAIL SET AT UP TO $1 MILLION FOR 3 EX-COPS CHARGED WITH ABETTING ALLEGED MURDER OF GEORGE FLOYD

Three now-former Minneapolis police officers were arraigned on charges of aiding and abetting a fourth cop in the alleged murder of...

JOE BIDEN'S LEAD AGAINST TRUMP IN THE 2020 ELECTION IS GROWING WIDER, POLLS SHOW

Many of the polls surveyed respondents after the death of George Floyd, which set off a nationwide protest movement against police...

 
 
 

COLLEGE OFFICIALS WON'T BRING STUDENTS BACK TO CAMPUS WITHOUT EXPANDED CORONAVIRUS TESTING, TRACING

FORD DELAYS RETURN-TO-WORK PLANS FOR SALARIED EMPLOYEES UNTIL SEPTEMBER

Ford had planned that salaried workers would return to offices late this month.

 
 
 

UNDERSERVED MINORITIES NEED 'EQUITABLE ACCESS' TO CORONAVIRUS TESTING, HHS OFFICIAL SAYS

The U.S. needs to ramp up "equitable access" to testing for the coronavirus, the government's top testing official said in a briefing...

ZOOMINFO ROCKETS OVER 80% IN FIRST TECH IPO OF COVID-19 ERA

ZoomInfo priced its IPO at $21 per share on Wednesday after raising the range to between $19 and $20.

 
 
 

HOW TO TELL YOUR FRIENDS EXACTLY WHERE YOU ARE USING A HIDDEN FEATURE IN GOOGLE MAPS ON YOUR PHONE

Google Maps has a hidden feature called "Plus Codes" that are like digital addresses. Plus Codes allow you to share your exact location,...

NEW YORK GOV. CUOMO SAYS STATE WILL OPEN CORONAVIRUS TESTING TO ALL GEORGE FLOYD PROTESTERS

 
 
 

FACEBOOK WILL BLOCK ADS FROM STATE-CONTROLLED MEDIA OUTLETS

Facebook announced that it will no longer allow state-controlled media outlets to run ads on its social networks, effective this summer.

GEORGE FLOYD MEMORIAL IN MINNEAPOLIS TO TAKE PLACE AT THE SAME TIME 3 COPS APPEAR IN COURT

J. Alexander Kueng, Thomas Lane and Tou Thao assisted Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin in arresting George Floyd.

 
 
 

WATCH LIVE: NY GOV. CUOMO HOLDS A PRESS CONFERENCE ON THE CORONAVIRUS AND GEORGE FLOYD PROTESTS

"I know a lot of the protesters are so annoyed they don't want to hear about Covid anymore," Cuomo said on Tuesday. "Covid is yesterday's...

WATCH: CDC OFFICIAL TESTIFIES IN HOUSE HEARING ON U.S. CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE

Robert Redfield, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and member of President Donald Trump's coronavirus task...

 
 
 

MORE THAN HALF OF STUDENTS PROBABLY CAN'T AFFORD COLLEGE DUE TO COVID-19

New reports underscore the impact the coronavirus pandemic is having on college affordability.

AS CORONAVIRUS HOSPITALIZATIONS RISE, U.S. STILL DOESN'T HAVE THE NECESSARY TOOLS IN PLACE, FORMER FDA CHIEF SAYS

The government should be making efforts to test "medically and socially disadvantaged people" who are more likely to contract Covid-19,...

 
 
 

HOW TO SPOT FAKE HEALTH INFORMATION AND ROOT OUT CHARLATANS, ACCORDING TO HEALTH EXPERTS

Misinformation is everywhere, particularly when it comes to false health content. Here's a guide for how to spot it.

APPLE CEO TIM COOK JUST PUBLISHED AN OPEN LETTER ON RACISM - HERE IT IS

It addresses the "senseless" death of George Floyd while in police custody and "deeply rooted discrimination" in our justice system,...

 
 
 



'What will it take': NFL players demand action from league following George...

'What will it take': NFL players demand action from league following George Floyd death

A video circulating social media shows a group of NFL players demanding action from the league following the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

'Get your knee off our necks!': George Floyd mourned in Minneapolis

'Get your knee off our necks!': George Floyd mourned in Minneapolis

People gathered in front of the casket of George Floyd Thursday, part of a series of events to reflect on the man who sparked a worldwide movement. Read more ...

Judge: $750K bail for 3 ex-officers accused in George Floyd's death

Judge: $750K bail for 3 ex-officers accused in George Floyd's death

A judge has set bail at $750,000 apiece for three former Minneapolis police officers charged with aiding and abetting in the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

AP source: NBA owners approve 22-team season restart plan

AP source: NBA owners approve 22-team season restart plan

A person with knowledge of the situation says the NBA's Board of Governors has approved a 22-team format for restarting the league season in late July at the Disney campus near... Read more ...

Judge advances murder case against 3 in Arbery death

Judge advances murder case against 3 in Arbery death

A judge has ruled that the cases against all three defendants charged with murder in the death of Ahmaud Arbery can advance to the trial court. Read more ...

After protests, Virginia governor orders removal of Robert E. Lee statue

After protests, Virginia governor orders removal of Robert E. Lee statue

“You see, in Virginia, we no longer preach a false version of history. One that pretends the Civil War was about ‘state rights' and not the evils of slavery. No one believes... Read more ...

Facebook will start labeling pages and posts from state-controlled media

Facebook will start labeling pages and posts from state-controlled media

Facebook will start labeling the pages, posts and advertisements of state-controlled media outlets. Read more ...

Kanye West donates $2 million, pays college tuition for George Floyd's daughter

Kanye West donates $2 million, pays college tuition for George Floyd's daughter

Kanye West has made a $2 million donation to support the families of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbrery and Breonna Taylor, along with black-owned businesses in crisis in his native... Read more ...

Detained US Navy veteran freed by Iran, en route home

Detained US Navy veteran freed by Iran, en route home

U.S. officials say a Navy veteran who's been detained in Iran for nearly two years has been released and is making his way home, with the first leg on a Swiss government aircraft. Read more ...

Hong Kong marks Tiananmen anniversary, defying a police ban

Hong Kong marks Tiananmen anniversary, defying a police ban

Thousands of people in Hong Kong defied a police ban Thursday evening to hold a candlelight vigil. Read more ...