AMBER WITH TWO FLIES THAT GOT STUCK MATING 40 MILLION YEARS AGO DISCOVERED

A recently published paper describes some of the oldest plants and animals in Australia and Zealandia, aged between 40 and 230 million...

MEET THE NEW YORK RESTAURANT OWNER WHO DELIVERED ORANGES TO HOSPITAL WORKERS DURING THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

"We all have to help each other," Matthew Fermin, owner of East Harlem restaurant Santiago's Beer Garden, told Newsweek after delivering...

 
 
 

HOW TO WATCH 500 HOURS OF FREE HBO, INCLUDING 'THE SOPRANOS,' 'THE WIRE' AND 'MCMILLIONS'

HBO has made nine iconic series, 20 movies and 10 documentaries available to stream for people without a subscription to the cable...

FDR, REAGAN AND OBAMA WON RE-ELECTION WITH MORE THAN 7% UNEMPLOYMENT. AMID CORONAVIRUS, COULD TRUMP?

If history has anything to say about politics and unemployment relates, it's that the higher the jobless rate, the less likely an incumbent...

 
 
 

'RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE': HAS SHERRY PIE BEEN EDITED OUT OF EPISODES?

"RuPaul's Drag Race" Season 12 has already disqualified Sherry Pie as a result of the sexual misconduct allegations against her, but...

FORMER HOUSTON ASTROS PLAYER SAYS TEAM DESERVES ITS REPUTATION AS CHEATERS FOLLOWING SIGN-STEALING SCANDAL

Evan Gattis won the 2017 World Series with the Astros, but believes the scorn the team received in the wake of the sign-stealing scandal...

 
 
 

ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ ACCUSES AMAZON OF 'RACIST' SMEAR CAMPAIGN AGAINST FIRED WORKER WHO ORGANIZED COVID-19 WALKOUT

The New York congresswoman reacted to a leaked memo in which a black employee was described as "not smart, or articulate."

NYC HOSPITAL CHIEF CALLS U.S. NAVY SHIP'S CORONAVIRUS RELIEF EFFORTS 'A JOKE' AS HUNDREDS OF BEDS LAY EMPTY AMID CRISIS

The city has reported more than 51,800 cases. The U.S.N.S. Comfort, equipped with 1,000 beds, has admitted only 20 patients.

 
 
 

WHO SHOULD DOCTORS SAVE? INSIDE THE DEBATE ABOUT HOW TO RATION CORONAVIRUS CARE

There's no agreement about what factors to consider. Alabama guidelines would exclude patients with severe mental retardation. New...

SUN MAY BE MOVING INTO SOLAR CYCLE 25, KICKING OFF A NEW WAVE OF ACTIVITY

Some solar cycles feature lots of activity, while others can be relatively quiet.

 
 
 

CHINA CLAIMS U.S. IS 'SLANDERING' BEIJING WITH REPORT ON CORONAVIRUS COVER-UP, CALLS TRUMP ADMINISTRATION 'INHUMANE'

China has been accused of silencing whistle-blowers and covering up the scale of infections and deaths inside the country.

TRUMP ORGANIZATION LAYS OFF, FURLOUGHS HUNDREDS OF WORKERS AMID $1 MILLION DAILY LOSSES DUE TO CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK: REPORT

"COVID-19 has been especially devastating for the hotel industry," says Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the American Hotel & Lodging...

 
 
 

ELON MUSK DEFENDS SENDING 'NON-INVASIVE' VENTILATORS TO HOSPITALS, SAYS CRITICISM IS FROM 'BOT ACCOUNTS'

"Weird that so many troll/bot accounts were activated to attack on this fake issue. Wonder who's behind it," the Tesla boss tweeted.

IF TRUMP'S DIPLOMACY FAILS, $10 OIL WILL THREATEN U.S. ENERGY INDEPENDENCE

President Donald Trump meets U.S. energy company CEOs on Friday after a week of diplomacy to end an oil price war between Russia and...

 
 
 

NFL SEASON WON'T START 'IF ONE PLAYER IS POSITIVE' FOR CORONAVIRUS, CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER SAYS

The NFL regular season is due to kick off on September 10, but Dr. Allen Sills admitted the league may have to make a decision in the...

VETERANS DENOUNCE 'UNFORGIVABLE' DECISION TO REMOVE U.S. NAVY CAPTAIN BRETT CROZIER, WHO ASKED FOR HELP WITH SHIP'S COVID-19 OUTBREAK

Thomas Modly, the acting secretary of the Navy, said he had "lost confidence" in Crozier's ability to lead after plea letter leaked...

 
 
 

UTAH HAS BEEN HIT BY OVER 700 EARTHQUAKES SINCE THE MAGNITUDE 5.7 QUAKE ON MARCH 18

According to University of Utah Seismograph Stations the two largest aftershocks reached 4.6 on the moment magnitude scale, occurring...

FIRST POTENTIAL COVID-19 VACCINE TO BE PEER-REVIEWED SHOWS PROMISE BY CREATING CORONAVIRUS ANTIBODIES IN MICE

There is currently no vaccine or specific treatment for COVID-19.

 
 
 

GOOGLE IS TRACKING PEOPLE'S MOVEMENTS IN THEIR COMMUNITIES DURING THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

Through its reports, Google is helping to inform public health policy during the outbreak.

DR. FAUCI SAYS THE U.S. IS 'NOT EVEN AT HALFTIME' IN FIGHT AGAINST CORONAVIRUS DURING COACH K INTERVIEW

The director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases warned the U.S. is yet to turn a corner in the fight against...

 
 
 



‘Lean On Me,' ‘Ain't No Sunshine' singer Bill Withers dies at 81

‘Lean On Me,' ‘Ain't No Sunshine' singer Bill Withers dies at 81

Bill Withers, who wrote and sang a string of soulful songs in the 1970s that have stood the test of time, including “ Lean On Me, ” “Lovely Day” and “Ain't No Sunshine,” has died. Read more ...

Nursing home that was an early epicenter of coronavirus cases could face...

Nursing home that was an early epicenter of coronavirus cases could face federal fine of $600,000

At least 35 coronavirus deaths are associated with the Washington state facility, according to officials. The virus infected two-thirds of residents and dozens of staff members. Read more ...

Corona beer stops production

Corona beer stops production

Production of Corona beer is being temporarily suspended in Mexico because of the coronavirus outbreak. Read more ...

National coronavirus updates: Officials urging stronger response as death...

National coronavirus updates: Officials urging stronger response as death toll passes 6,000

To keep the numbers from rising, the nation's top experts say aggressive social distancing measures are now more important than ever. Read more ...

Slammed By Trump, 3M Says N95 Mask Exports From U.S. Should Continue

Slammed By Trump, 3M Says N95 Mask Exports From U.S. Should Continue

The president and others have criticized 3M, with some officials alleging profiteering during the COVID-19 pandemic. But the company says cutting exports would be a mistake... Read more ...

Dow slides after the US economy loses far more jobs than expected in March

Dow slides after the US economy loses far more jobs than expected in March

US stocks fell Friday after the March jobs report disappointed by a wider margin than expected, ending a record 113-month streak of job growth. The declines reversed gains from... Read more ...

$2 trillion stimulus bill is giving more than just checks to everyday Americans

$2 trillion stimulus bill is giving more than just checks to everyday Americans

The new $2 trillion stimulus bill has some hidden benefits for consumers - on everything from plane tickets to income taxes. Read more ...

Corona to stop brewing beer after Mexico deems it non-essential

Corona to stop brewing beer after Mexico deems it non-essential

MEXICO CITY - Mexico's Grupo Modelo said on Thursday it will temporarily stop brewing Corona beer and other brands exported to 180 countries after its business activities were... Read more ...

Bill Withers, singer of ‘Lean on Me' and ‘Just the Two of Us,' dies at 81

Bill Withers, singer of ‘Lean on Me' and ‘Just the Two of Us,' dies at 81

Bill Withers, the soulful voice behind R&B classics such as “Lean On Me,” “Ain't No Sunshine,” “Lovely Day” and “Just the Two of Us,” died Monday from heart complications in... Read more ...

Key Iowa banks not ready to issue stimulus loans

Key Iowa banks not ready to issue stimulus loans

Two of the largest banks in Iowa say they aren't ready to take applications for the $349 billion small business aid program that began Friday. Read more ...