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US cities fear protests could fuel a new wave of coronavirus outbreaks

US CITIES FEAR PROTESTS COULD FUEL A NEW WAVE OF CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAKS

AP Photo/Mary Altaffer Officials in US cities engulfed in protests over the police killing of George Floyd are worried the large gatherings...

Elon Musk said he was 'overcome with emotion' over SpaceX launch and the task of bringing astronauts home: 'I'm getting choked up, I'm sorry.'

ELON MUSK SAID HE WAS 'OVERCOME WITH EMOTION' OVER SPACEX LAUNCH AND THE TASK OF BRINGING ASTRONAUTS HOME: 'I'M GETTING CHOKED UP, I'M SORRY.'

Steve Nesius/Reuters Elon Musk said he was "overcome with emotion" after SpaceX's first-ever astronaut launch on Saturday. Though his...

 
 
 
Trump says George Floyd's killing 'should never have happened,' vows to 'stop mob violence, and we'll stop it cold'

TRUMP SAYS GEORGE FLOYD'S KILLING 'SHOULD NEVER HAVE HAPPENED,' VOWS TO 'STOP MOB VIOLENCE, AND WE'LL STOP IT COLD'

Reuters/Jonathan Ernst President Donald Trump discussed the death of George Floyd and the rioting across the country on Saturday, in...

WHY NASA WAITED NEARLY A DECADE TO SEND ASTRONAUTS INTO SPACE FROM THE US

NASA and SpaceX launched astronauts into space from American soil for the first time in almost 10 years today. Since the end of the...

 
 
 
SpaceX's historic launch hurled a sequined plush dinosaur into space with NASA astronauts

SPACEX'S HISTORIC LAUNCH HURLED A SEQUINED PLUSH DINOSAUR INTO SPACE WITH NASA ASTRONAUTS

NASA TV SpaceX launched two NASA astronauts into space on Saturday in a historic feat, and a mysterious, sequined dinosaur plushie...

Newsom says California can 'can keep a lid on the transmission of COVID-19' even as restaurants and hair salons in Los Angeles County reopen

NEWSOM SAYS CALIFORNIA CAN 'CAN KEEP A LID ON THE TRANSMISSION OF COVID-19' EVEN AS RESTAURANTS AND HAIR SALONS IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY REOPEN

Mark J. Terril/AP Photo Restaurants can resume dine-in services and hair salons can reopen in Los Angeles County, so long as social...

 
 
 
BANK OF AMERICA: Funds are falling out of love with financial stocks at a blinding pace

BANK OF AMERICA: FUNDS ARE FALLING OUT OF LOVE WITH FINANCIAL STOCKS AT A BLINDING PACE

Mike Segar/Reuters Large-cap long-only funds are the most underweight in financial stocks in nearly a decade as firms trade profits...

Hundreds of schools in South Korea reopened, only to close again as the country sought to avoid a spike in coronavirus cases

HUNDREDS OF SCHOOLS IN SOUTH KOREA REOPENED, ONLY TO CLOSE AGAIN AS THE COUNTRY SOUGHT TO AVOID A SPIKE IN CORONAVIRUS CASES

Kyodo News via Getty Images Hundreds of South Korean schools were forced to delay reopening amid a surge in new coronavirus infections. Korean...

 
 
 
SpaceX just launched its historic mission to fly NASA astronauts to space

SPACEX JUST LAUNCHED ITS HISTORIC MISSION TO FLY NASA ASTRONAUTS TO SPACE

NASA TV SpaceX just launched a historic mission for NASA: its first astronaut flight, and the first launch of humans from US soil in...

McConnell says 'fourth and final' stimulus bill will be considered by Senate Republicans in roughly one month

MCCONNELL SAYS 'FOURTH AND FINAL' STIMULUS BILL WILL BE CONSIDERED BY SENATE REPUBLICANS IN ROUGHLY ONE MONTH

Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Friday that considerations on a "fourth...

 
 
 
Coronavirus began spreading in the US in January - predating President Trump's travel restrictions and the detection of community transmission, CDC says

CORONAVIRUS BEGAN SPREADING IN THE US IN JANUARY - PREDATING PRESIDENT TRUMP'S TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS AND THE DETECTION OF COMMUNITY TRANSMISSION, CDC SAYS

Alexi Rosenfeld/Getty Images Nearly a month before community spread was first detected, "sustained, community transmission" of the...

Elon Musk's biggest worry about SpaceX's first astronaut mission isn't the rocket launch - it's the spaceship's return to Earth

ELON MUSK'S BIGGEST WORRY ABOUT SPACEX'S FIRST ASTRONAUT MISSION ISN'T THE ROCKET LAUNCH - IT'S THE SPACESHIP'S RETURN TO EARTH

Mark Brake/Getty Images SpaceX is set to launch its first astronauts to the International Space Station on Saturday - a mission that...

 
 
 
New York Gov. Cuomo on George Floyd protesters not wearing face masks: 'You have a right to demonstrate. You don't have a right to infect other people.'

NEW YORK GOV. CUOMO ON GEORGE FLOYD PROTESTERS NOT WEARING FACE MASKS: 'YOU HAVE A RIGHT TO DEMONSTRATE. YOU DON'T HAVE A RIGHT TO INFECT OTHER PEOPLE.'

Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty Images At a news briefing on Saturday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo underscored the need to wear face masks...

The Fed's relief programs will drive a 'tipping point' and end by 2021, KKR's macro expert says

THE FED'S RELIEF PROGRAMS WILL DRIVE A 'TIPPING POINT' AND END BY 2021, KKR'S MACRO EXPERT SAYS

Joshua Roberts/Reuters The Federal Reserve's "liquidity spigot" will close by 2021 as the government faces a new challenge in its ballooning...

 
 
 
Trump warned protestors would've faced 'vicious dogs' and 'ominous weapons' if crowd breached White House fence during George Floyd rally

TRUMP WARNED PROTESTORS WOULD'VE FACED 'VICIOUS DOGS' AND 'OMINOUS WEAPONS' IF CROWD BREACHED WHITE HOUSE FENCE DURING GEORGE FLOYD RALLY

Erin Schaff-Pool/Getty Images President Donald Trump spoke out on the protest over George Floyd's death that gathered demonstrators...

The Fed unveils top corporate-bond ETFs targeted in its $1.3 billion stimulus spree

THE FED UNVEILS TOP CORPORATE-BOND ETFS TARGETED IN ITS $1.3 BILLION STIMULUS SPREE

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters A Friday release detailed which corporate-credit ETFs the Federal Reserve bought up from the program's May 12...

 
 
 
I was laid off from my job at a travel magazine in Los Angeles. Here's what I spend in a week now that I'm unemployed

I WAS LAID OFF FROM MY JOB AT A TRAVEL MAGAZINE IN LOS ANGELES. HERE'S WHAT I SPEND IN A WEEK NOW THAT I'M UNEMPLOYED

Courtesy of Michelle Juergen Michelle Juergen is a freelance writer and editor in Los Angeles who was recently let go from her job...

Tesla's cars aren't perfect - here are all their most disappointing features

TESLA'S CARS AREN'T PERFECT - HERE ARE ALL THEIR MOST DISAPPOINTING FEATURES

Matthew DeBord/BI Tesla's vehicles are generally impressive. But they aren't perfect. The Model 3, Model S, Model X, the original Roadster,...

 
 
 
The pandemic has made it easier to pull money from your retirement accounts, but a financial planner warns against making it a habit

THE PANDEMIC HAS MADE IT EASIER TO PULL MONEY FROM YOUR RETIREMENT ACCOUNTS, BUT A FINANCIAL PLANNER WARNS AGAINST MAKING IT A HABIT

Anchiy/E+/Getty About half of Americans have taken or plan to take an early withdrawal from a retirement account during the pandemic,...

Trump is reportedly insisting the Republican National Convention be held without face masks or social distancing measures

TRUMP IS REPORTEDLY INSISTING THE REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION BE HELD WITHOUT FACE MASKS OR SOCIAL DISTANCING MEASURES

Associated Press President Donald Trump is insisting the Republican National Convention be held without social distancing measures...

 
 
 



SpaceX just launched its historic mission to fly NASA astronauts to space

SpaceX just launched its historic mission to fly NASA astronauts to space

NASA TV SpaceX just launched a historic mission for NASA: its first astronaut flight, and the first launch of humans from US soil in nearly a decade. The rocket lifted off from... Read more ...

Hundreds of schools in South Korea reopened, only to close again as the...

Hundreds of schools in South Korea reopened, only to close again as the country sought to avoid a spike in coronavirus cases

Kyodo News via Getty Images Hundreds of South Korean schools were forced to delay reopening amid a surge in new coronavirus infections. Korean health officials announced 79 new... Read more ...

China reports four new coronavirus cases for May 29

China reports four new coronavirus cases for May 29

China recorded four new confirmed cases of coronavirus as of the end of May 29, up from none the day before, data from the country's health authority showed on Saturday. All of... Read more ...

Trump warned protestors would've faced 'vicious dogs' and 'ominous weapons'...

Trump warned protestors would've faced 'vicious dogs' and 'ominous weapons' if crowd breached White House fence during George Floyd rally

Erin Schaff-Pool/Getty Images President Donald Trump spoke out on the protest over George Floyd's death that gathered demonstrators in Washington DC, specifically across from... Read more ...

The Fed unveils top corporate-bond ETFs targeted in its $1.3 billion...

The Fed unveils top corporate-bond ETFs targeted in its $1.3 billion stimulus spree

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters A Friday release detailed which corporate-credit ETFs the Federal Reserve bought up from the program's May 12 start to May 18. BlackRock's iShares iBoxx... Read more ...

The 13 Best Things to See and Do in Taipei

The 13 Best Things to See and Do in Taipei

Posted : 5/30/2020 | May 30th, 2020 Taipei, the capital of Taiwan and its most populous city, is the epicenter of tourism for the country (though most people just come for a... Read more ...

Bars across Arkansas were allowed to reopen this week. 2 bar owners in the...

Bars across Arkansas were allowed to reopen this week. 2 bar owners in the state told us why they're not doing it

Andrew DeMillo/AP Bars in Arkansas were allowed to reopen on Tuesday, with certain restrictions on capacity and social distancing. This came despite the fact that the state is... Read more ...

Vaccine and coronavirus skeptics packed into a hotel for a conference over...

Vaccine and coronavirus skeptics packed into a hotel for a conference over Memorial Day weekend, defying guidelines

Andie Rea About 200 vaccine and coronavirus skeptics gathered in a North Carolina hotel for a conference over Memorial Day weekend. Attendees did not wear masks, practice... Read more ...

If SpaceX's rocket fails, an emergency escape system will save the...

If SpaceX's rocket fails, an emergency escape system will save the astronauts onboard. NASA calculated a 1-in-60 chance they'll need it

SpaceX via Twitter SpaceX is set for a historic launch on Saturday: It plans to send two NASA astronauts to the space station. NASA has calculated a 1-in-60 chance that the... Read more ...

Vegas casinos set to reopen with social distancing measures

Vegas casinos set to reopen with social distancing measures

Casinos across Vegas have decided to arrange for a grand opening around the beginning of June after the properties closed, back during the month of March due to the coronavirus... Read more ...