ARIZONA GOVERNOR TO PRESENT 'GOOD NEWS' ON STATE VIRUS FIGHT

PHOENIX - Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey is expected to brief the public Thursday on the state's efforts to slow the spread of the coronavirus,...

Twitter fact-checks Trump; he threatens new regs or shutdown

TWITTER FACT-CHECKS TRUMP; HE THREATENS NEW REGS OR SHUTDOWN

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump, the historically prolific tweeter of political barbs and blasts, threatened social media companies...

 
 
 
CBOE to reopen trading floor, but with far fewer traders and a lot more rules

CBOE TO REOPEN TRADING FLOOR, BUT WITH FAR FEWER TRADERS AND A LOT MORE RULES

CHICAGO - The CBOE Options Exchange's trading floor, closed since mid-March because of the coronavirus, will reopen June 8 in Chicago...

The Latest: South Korea has biggest jump of cases in 50 days

THE LATEST: SOUTH KOREA HAS BIGGEST JUMP OF CASES IN 50 DAYS

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially...

 
 
 
The Latest: China reports only two new cases of coronavirus

THE LATEST: CHINA REPORTS ONLY TWO NEW CASES OF CORONAVIRUS

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially...

THE MOST UNIONIZED CITIES IN AMERICA

In times of crisis, workers not represented by unions may face worse consequences than workers represented by unions, and locations...

 
 
 
Joe Biden backs new California labor law as Uber, Lyft and DoorDash try to undo it

JOE BIDEN BACKS NEW CALIFORNIA LABOR LAW AS UBER, LYFT AND DOORDASH TRY TO UNDO IT

Joe Biden has declared himself firmly against the California initiative to overturn the new state law requiring companies to provide...

DISNEY CEO EXPLAINS WHY IT'S SAFE TO GO BACK TO DISNEY WORLD

Disney World is set to reopen, but is it safe to return to the "most magical place on earth"?

 
 
 
AP-NORC poll: Half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

AP-NORC POLL: HALF OF AMERICANS WOULD GET A COVID-19 VACCINE

Only about half of Americans say they would get a COVID-19 vaccine if the scientists working furiously to create one succeed, a number...

History in the making as House casts proxy votes in pandemic

HISTORY IN THE MAKING AS HOUSE CASTS PROXY VOTES IN PANDEMIC

WASHINGTON - It's a day for the history books on Capitol Hill: For the first time, House lawmakers were voting by proxy, an unprecedented...

 
 
 

STATE TO HELP WITH FERRY SERVICE TO KETCHIKAN, HOLLIS

JUNEAU, Alaska - The state plans to use one of its ferries to provide service between two southeast Alaska communities while repairs...

Boeing cuts 12,000 jobs, resumes production of grounded jet

BOEING CUTS 12,000 JOBS, RESUMES PRODUCTION OF GROUNDED JET

Boeing is cutting more than 12,000 U.S. jobs through layoffs and buyouts as the coronavirus pandemic seizes the travel industry. And...

 
 
 
COVID-19 deaths top 6,500: Drop in ridership speeds repairs

COVID-19 DEATHS TOP 6,500: DROP IN RIDERSHIP SPEEDS REPAIRS

BOSTON - COVID-19-related deaths at long-term care facilities in Massachusetts topped 4,000 on Wednesday, highlighting the terrible...

Walz signs order allowing outdoor dining amid pandemic

WALZ SIGNS ORDER ALLOWING OUTDOOR DINING AMID PANDEMIC

MINNEAPOLIS - Gov. Tim Walz signed an executive order Wednesday that formally implements the next phase of his “Stay Safe MN” plan,...

 
 
 
Nevada casinos start luring customers after opening date set

NEVADA CASINOS START LURING CUSTOMERS AFTER OPENING DATE SET

LAS VEGAS - Casinos from Lake Tahoe to Laughlin started announcing plans Wednesday to lure back customers beginning June 4, with one...

BOX: FISCAL 1Q EARNINGS SNAPSHOT

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. - Box Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $25.6 million in its fiscal first quarter.

 
 
 
Shaggy Californians welcome back hair salons, barber shops

SHAGGY CALIFORNIANS WELCOME BACK HAIR SALONS, BARBER SHOPS

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. - The mop of black hair was getting into Nathan Vick's eyes. His friends begged him to keep it; his girlfriend...

BEST: 1Q EARNINGS SNAPSHOT

HANGZHOU, China - Best Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $104.9 million in its first quarter.

 
 
 

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SC health agency leader steps down during pandemic

SC HEALTH AGENCY LEADER STEPS DOWN DURING PANDEMIC

COLUMBIA, S.C. - The leader of South Carolina's health agency announced Wednesday that he is stepping down after a health scare to...

 
 
 



Twitter fact-checks Trump; he threatens new regs or shutdown

Twitter fact-checks Trump; he threatens new regs or shutdown

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump, the historically prolific tweeter of political barbs and blasts, threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shuttering... Read more ...

10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday. Trump will sign an executive order 'pertaining to social media' on Thursday, shortly after he accused... Read more ...

A new poll shows one in 5 people would refuse a COVID-19 vaccine as...

A new poll shows one in 5 people would refuse a COVID-19 vaccine as companies race to create one

A new AP-NORC poll published Wednesday revealed about one in five people would refuse a coronavirus vaccine, and only about half of Americans would get the vaccination, as... Read more ...

The Latest: South Korea has biggest jump of cases in 50 days

The Latest: South Korea has biggest jump of cases in 50 days

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health... Read more ...

US mission to the UN accuses China of 'exploiting COVID-19' to distract from...

US mission to the UN accuses China of 'exploiting COVID-19' to distract from abuses in Hong Kong as tensions boil over

The US mission to the UN accused China of exploiting the world's preoccupation with the spread of the new coronavirus to further erode Hong Kong's freedoms. Tensions between... Read more ...

Boeing restarted 737 Max production just hours after saying it would lay off...

Boeing restarted 737 Max production just hours after saying it would lay off thousands of workers

Boeing has resumed production of the 737 Max , the same day it announced it was laying off nearly 7,000 workers. The plane was grounded worldwide in March 2019, and production... Read more ...

Photos of mass graves in Brazil show the stark toll of the coronavirus, as...

Photos of mass graves in Brazil show the stark toll of the coronavirus, as experts predict that it will surpass 125,000 deaths by August

Brazil is predicted to surpass 125,000 COVID-19 deaths by August 4, according to new estimates from the University of Washington . By comparison, the US is expected to reach... Read more ...

Protesters marching over George Floyd's death overtake major Los Angeles...

Protesters marching over George Floyd's death overtake major Los Angeles freeway and clash with California Highway Patrol

Protesters in Los Angeles briefly overtook the 101 Freeway and shattered the windows of at least two law enforcement vehicles. Video from the incident shows protesters swarming... Read more ...

Many Americans say the pandemic changed their spending habits for the...

Many Americans say the pandemic changed their spending habits for the better, but experts are skeptical it will last

Surveys show that Americans redirected their discretionary income after restaurants and stores closed and social events were canceled because of the COVID-19 crisis. A majority... Read more ...

Trump will sign an executive order 'pertaining to social media' on Thursday...

Trump will sign an executive order 'pertaining to social media' on Thursday, shortly after he accused Twitter of squashing free speech

Trump press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said the President plans to issue an executive order "pertaining to social media," several White House reporters aboard Air Force One... Read more ...