This Week in the COVID Crisis

3 days ago   |   By Economy

This week, I have short answers to the most common questions from clients.
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Quibi reveals why it failed in a somber letter offering 'a profound apology'...

Quibi reveals why it failed in a somber letter offering 'a profound apology' to employees and investors

Summary List Placement As Quibi shuts down after just six months, founder Jeffrey Katzenberg and CEO Meg Whitman are offering a public apology to employees and... Read more ...

Unknown group sends Democratic voters intimidating emails

Unknown group sends Democratic voters intimidating emails

BOSTON - Democratic voters in at least four battleground states including Florida and Pennsylvania received threatening emails, falsely purporting to be from the far-right... Read more ...

The Latest: CDC official sees 'distressing' rise in cases

The Latest: CDC official sees 'distressing' rise in cases

ATLANTA - The deputy director for infectious diseases for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the United States is seeing a “distressing trend” with coronavirus... Read more ...

Short-video app Quibi shutting down just months after launch

Short-video app Quibi shutting down just months after launch

Short-video app Quibi said it is shutting down just six months after its early April launch, having struggled to find customers. Read more ...

How to change your Epic Games email to a new address and update your account...

How to change your Epic Games email to a new address and update your account login details

Summary List Placement Epic Games may not be a household name, but its flagship online multiplayer game "Fortnite" sure is. The game's meteoric rise has fueled the company's... Read more ...

US stocks edge lower as investors mull odds of stimulus deal by end of week

US stocks edge lower as investors mull odds of stimulus deal by end of week

Summary List Placement US stocks declined slightly on Wednesday as investors weighed the latest developments in reaching a stimulus agreement. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and... Read more ...

October 21 COVID-19 Test Results

October 21 COVID-19 Test Results

The US is now mostly reporting 700 thousand to 1 million tests per day. Based on the experience of other countries, the percent positive needs to be well under 5% to really... Read more ...

Pennsylvania nursing home sued over severe COVID-19 outbreak

Pennsylvania nursing home sued over severe COVID-19 outbreak

A large, for-profit Pennsylvania nursing home where dozens of residents died of COVID-19 was sued Wednesday over allegations that it failed to take basic steps to prevent the... Read more ...

Senate Republicans are voting on a $500 billion stimulus bill less than two...

Senate Republicans are voting on a $500 billion stimulus bill less than two weeks before Election Day. Here's what's in Mitch McConnell's latest relief package

Summary List Placement Senate Republicans will vote Wednesday on whether to move a new stimulus bill that would protect businesses from coronavirus-related lawsuits, boost... Read more ...

Tesla posts net profit for fifth straight quarter

Tesla posts net profit for fifth straight quarter

DETROIT - Tesla charged through a summertime auto industry sales slump in the U.S. to post stronger-than-expected net earnings for the third quarter. Read more ...