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Keir Starmer wins the Labour leadership contest and vows to unite the party

KEIR STARMER WINS THE LABOUR LEADERSHIP CONTEST AND VOWS TO UNITE THE PARTY

Peter Summers/Getty Images Keir Starmer has been elected as the new leader of the Labour Party. The Shadow Brexit Secretary won convincingly...

TurboTax launched a free online portal to help people who don't file taxes get their stimulus check faster

TURBOTAX LAUNCHED A FREE ONLINE PORTAL TO HELP PEOPLE WHO DON'T FILE TAXES GET THEIR STIMULUS CHECK FASTER

Kimberly White/Getty Images for TurboTax/Getty On Saturday, TurboTax debuted an online portal where low-income Americans who don't...

 
 
 
Boeing shunned automation for decades. When the aviation giant finally embraced it, an automated system in the 737 Max kicked off the biggest crisis in its history

BOEING SHUNNED AUTOMATION FOR DECADES. WHEN THE AVIATION GIANT FINALLY EMBRACED IT, AN AUTOMATED SYSTEM IN THE 737 MAX KICKED OFF THE BIGGEST CRISIS IN ITS HISTORY

Mustafa Yalcin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Business Insider The two Boeing 737 Max plane crashes that killed 346 people...

The US just recorded the highest single-day death toll in the world

THE US JUST RECORDED THE HIGHEST SINGLE-DAY DEATH TOLL IN THE WORLD

ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images The US recorded 1,321 deaths between Thursday and Friday, statistics site Worldometers reported. This...

 
 
 
All 2,700 residents of a refugee camp in Greece will be tested for the coronavirus and quarantined, after 20 residents tested positive

ALL 2,700 RESIDENTS OF A REFUGEE CAMP IN GREECE WILL BE TESTED FOR THE CORONAVIRUS AND QUARANTINED, AFTER 20 RESIDENTS TESTED POSITIVE

Angelos Tzortzinis/picture alliance via Getty Images A refugee camp in Greece is under a 14-day quarantine after residents tested positive...

Georgia's governor orders state to 'shelter in place' - while also opening state beaches

GEORGIA'S GOVERNOR ORDERS STATE TO 'SHELTER IN PLACE' - WHILE ALSO OPENING STATE BEACHES

Stephen B. Morton/AP Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed an executive order on Thursday that requires residents of the state to shelter...

 
 
 
Morgues are so overfilled in Ecuador's largest city from the coronavirus outbreak that bodies are being left in homes or the streets

MORGUES ARE SO OVERFILLED IN ECUADOR'S LARGEST CITY FROM THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK THAT BODIES ARE BEING LEFT IN HOMES OR THE STREETS

STR/Marcos Pin/AFP via Getty Images Corpses remain in family homes and on the street in Guayaquil, Ecuador, as authorities are overburdened...

Trump fired the intelligence community lawyer who told Congress about the Ukraine whistleblower complaint

TRUMP FIRED THE INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY LAWYER WHO TOLD CONGRESS ABOUT THE UKRAINE WHISTLEBLOWER COMPLAINT

AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin President Donald Trump removed the intelligence community inspector general Michael Atkinson on Friday evening,...

 
 
 
Things to do to stay connected and distracted in quarantine, From Zoom parties to binge-watching 'Tiger King'

THINGS TO DO TO STAY CONNECTED AND DISTRACTED IN QUARANTINE, FROM ZOOM PARTIES TO BINGE-WATCHING 'TIGER KING'

Animal Corssing/Netflix As the new reality of living through a pandemic sets in, people are searching to temper the deluge of medical...

Trump berates CBS News' Weijia Jiang for her 'nasty tone' after she asked him to clarify Jared Kushner's statements about the national stockpile

TRUMP BERATES CBS NEWS' WEIJIA JIANG FOR HER 'NASTY TONE' AFTER SHE ASKED HIM TO CLARIFY JARED KUSHNER'S STATEMENTS ABOUT THE NATIONAL STOCKPILE

Win McNamee/Getty Images President Donald Trump berated a female reporter's "nasty tone" after she asked him to clarify comments made...

 
 
 
10 startups, including ClassPass and TheWing, have begun cutting significant proportions of their workforces just this week

10 STARTUPS, INCLUDING CLASSPASS AND THEWING, HAVE BEGUN CUTTING SIGNIFICANT PROPORTIONS OF THEIR WORKFORCES JUST THIS WEEK

Associated Press Tech startups have not been spared from the coronavirus outbreak, which has prompted historic layoff activity Just...

'I feared for my safety': Amazon confirms coronavirus exposure at Washington, DC-area warehouse after worker speaks out

'I FEARED FOR MY SAFETY': AMAZON CONFIRMS CORONAVIRUS EXPOSURE AT WASHINGTON, DC-AREA WAREHOUSE AFTER WORKER SPEAKS OUT

AP Amazon told employees in a voicemail on Thursday that a person who had been inside the warehouse in Springfield, Virginia, had subsequently...

 
 
 
The Trump administration is reminding people they can sign up for Obamacare coverage if coronavirus cost them their jobs - even as it fights to eliminate the law

THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION IS REMINDING PEOPLE THEY CAN SIGN UP FOR OBAMACARE COVERAGE IF CORONAVIRUS COST THEM THEIR JOBS - EVEN AS IT FIGHTS TO ELIMINATE THE LAW

Alex Brandon/AP Photo The Trump administration reminded newly jobless Americans they can still opt to sign up for health insurance...

Trump claims without evidence that Wisconsin's governor wants to move the primary to stop a conservative justice from getting elected. Gov. Evers requested the change because of the coronavirus

TRUMP CLAIMS WITHOUT EVIDENCE THAT WISCONSIN'S GOVERNOR WANTS TO MOVE THE PRIMARY TO STOP A CONSERVATIVE JUSTICE FROM GETTING ELECTED. GOV. EVERS REQUESTED THE CHANGE BECAUSE OF THE CORONAVIRUS

Win McNamee/Getty Images At Friday's White House briefing dedicated to the administration's response to the novel coronavirus, President...

 
 
 
Zoom will enable meeting passwords and virtual waiting rooms by default to help stop 'Zoombombing' incidents

ZOOM WILL ENABLE MEETING PASSWORDS AND VIRTUAL WAITING ROOMS BY DEFAULT TO HELP STOP 'ZOOMBOMBING' INCIDENTS

Zoom Zoom is improving the security settings on its app, after facing backlash from users. Starting April 5, Zoom will require passwords...

Extremist groups could use the coronavirus pandemic to launch more attacks

EXTREMIST GROUPS COULD USE THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC TO LAUNCH MORE ATTACKS

AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP via Getty Images Extremist fighters could use the coronavirus pandemic to carry out more attacks, the Associated...

 
 
 
Apple is offering store workers $100 toward work-from-home gear and a new stress-management tool as other retailers cut costs and layoff employees

APPLE IS OFFERING STORE WORKERS $100 TOWARD WORK-FROM-HOME GEAR AND A NEW STRESS-MANAGEMENT TOOL AS OTHER RETAILERS CUT COSTS AND LAYOFF EMPLOYEES

Getty Apple has begun offering a $100 reimbursement to store employees working from home and a new mental health benefit. The benefits...

Constant fear, missed milestones, and showers before hugs: The coronavirus is unleashing an agonizing 'new normal' on medical workers and their families

CONSTANT FEAR, MISSED MILESTONES, AND SHOWERS BEFORE HUGS: THE CORONAVIRUS IS UNLEASHING AN AGONIZING 'NEW NORMAL' ON MEDICAL WORKERS AND THEIR FAMILIES

Rezwana Rahim Medical workers, whether on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic or not, tell Business Insider that they live in...

 
 
 
Where's my stimulus check? Here's when your payment should arrive

WHERE'S MY STIMULUS CHECK? HERE'S WHEN YOUR PAYMENT SHOULD ARRIVE

Juanmonino/E+/Getty Americans will start receiving stimulus payments as early as April 9, according to an internal IRS memo reviewed...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of Delta and Southwest shares this week

WARREN BUFFETT'S BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY SOLD NEARLY $390 MILLION WORTH OF DELTA AND SOUTHWEST SHARES THIS WEEK

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of shares in Delta Air Lines and Southwest...

 
 
 



AirBaltic cuts further flight operations for upcoming months

AirBaltic cuts further flight operations for upcoming months

Latvia's flag carrier airBaltic has decided to decrease its overall capacity between April 15 and October 31, 2020. The decision arrives in light of the coronavirus pandemic as... Read more ...

Dominica Tourism Board provides new regulations to curb COVID-19

Dominica Tourism Board provides new regulations to curb COVID-19

Discover Dominica Authority recently informed its regional and international audience or guests about the current status of the Dominica tourism industry in light of the... Read more ...

Locals' Tips On Lesser Known Things to do in Ireland

Locals' Tips On Lesser Known Things to do in Ireland

Ireland is the third largest island in Europe, and with so much to do and see it can be difficult to narrow it down when planning your trip to Ireland. We asked HomeExchange... Read more ...

Heritage Line launches its cruise line on the waters of Lan Ha Bay in Vietnam

Heritage Line launches its cruise line on the waters of Lan Ha Bay in Vietnam

Heritage Line, is charting blissful new channels by launching the first ever wellness and mindfulness focused voyage on Lan Ha Bay in Vietnam. The limestone karst-studded... Read more ...

The 2020 BMW R18 Is The Kind Of Throwback Cool The World Needs Right Now

The 2020 BMW R18 Is The Kind Of Throwback Cool The World Needs Right Now

BMW has been teasing the R18 for over a year now, first with a series of customs using the new “big boxer” engine, then with a concept version, and finally the real thing was... Read more ...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of Delta...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of Delta and Southwest shares this week

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of shares in Delta Air Lines and Southwest Airlines this week, new SEC filings... Read more ...

Fauci says he 'doesn't understand why' the entire US is not under a...

Fauci says he 'doesn't understand why' the entire US is not under a stay-at-home order. Here's why its absence could make America's coronavirus problem even worse

Alex Brandon/AP The US has the highest number of coronavirus cases in the world: more than 260,000, or about one-quarter of global cases. At least 6,200 Americans have died... Read more ...

New York City sent out a push alert to all phones asking licensed healthcare...

New York City sent out a push alert to all phones asking licensed healthcare workers to volunteer in overburdened facilities

Atilgan Ozdil/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images) New York City sent out a push alert seeking medical volunteers to help in hospitals. NYC has become the epicenter of the... Read more ...

The co-op board of an Upper West Side building turned away a doctor who came...

The co-op board of an Upper West Side building turned away a doctor who came to NYC to treat coronavirus patients, and it highlights yet another challenge the healthcare professionals on the front lines of the pandemic are facing

Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Medical professionals across the country are being asked to vacate apartments and homes because neighbors and landlords fear they'll spread the... Read more ...

The CDC is recommending that people wear face coverings or cloth masks if...

The CDC is recommending that people wear face coverings or cloth masks if they go out in public

Chalinee Thirasupa/Reuters The CDCis recommending - but not requiring - that people cover their faces if they have to go out in public as the coronavirus spreads across the... Read more ...