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UK asks Japan for Huawei alternatives in 5G networks

UK asks Japan for Huawei alternatives in 5G networks

TOKYO (Reuters) - The British government asked Japan to help build its 5G wireless networks without Huawei Technologies, the Nikkei said on Sunday, a further step in a global technology and security …
Heat wave continues as heat alerts issued for 21 states Saturday

Heat wave continues as heat alerts issued for 21 states Saturday

Severe weather is also possible in the Midwest.July 18, 2020, 10:38 AM3 min read At least 21 states have some type of heat alert Saturday, from the Great Plains to New England. Heat index values are expected to soar into the triple digits for the central U.S. Saturday, while heat index values in the 90s…
Washington cop was accidentally shot, killed by training officer during traffic stop

Washington cop was accidentally shot, killed by training officer during traffic stop

Jonathan Shoop was killed in Bothell, Washington, earlier this week.July 18, 2020, 2:48 AM5 min read The Bothell, Washington, student police officer who was killed earlier this week died as a result of an accidental shooting by his training officer, officials announced Friday. Jonathan Shoop, 32, was fatally shot during a traffic stop on July…
18 states in ‘red zone’ for COVID cases, White House document shows

18 states in ‘red zone’ for COVID cases, White House document shows

The novel coronavirus pandemic has now killed more than 600,000 people worldwide. Over 14 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. The actual numbers are believed to be…
Touching video shows 90-year-old man saying final goodbyes to wife with COVID-19

Touching video shows 90-year-old man saying final goodbyes to wife with COVID-19

The couple had been apart from each other for months due to the pandemic.July 18, 2020, 1:18 AM4 min read Tears filled the room when a 90-year-old Florida man arrived at a nursing home in full protective gear to say his final goodbyes to his wife before she died of COVID-19. Sam Reck, of Lakeland,…
Increase in mail-in ballots due to COVID has created greater election integrity, government official says

Increase in mail-in ballots due to COVID has created greater election integrity, government official...

The COVID pandemic has created a paper trail for ballots.July 17, 2020, 11:27 PM5 min read The integrity of the 2020 election may be improved as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a leading cybersecurity expert. Christopher Krebs, director of the Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, said Friday an…
Florida man, 90, dons full PPE to say last goodbye to dying wife with dementia

Florida man, 90, dons full PPE to say last goodbye to dying wife with...

Sam Reck of Florida donned full personal protective equipment to say goodbye to his wife JoAnn, after she was moved into a nursing facility for treatment of dementia at the age of 86. "They spent ev…
Jim Cramer: A better way to invest in the Covid-19 vaccine gold rush

Jim Cramer: A better way to invest in the Covid-19 vaccine gold rush

CNBC's Jim Cramer on Friday revealed a tangential way that investors can play the Covid-19 vaccine rush without taking on the risk of investing in a developer that loses the race. "Rather than chasi…
Lemonade company announces ‘Littlest Bailout’ program to help kids with lemonade stands

Lemonade company announces ‘Littlest Bailout’ program to help kids with lemonade stands

Country Time Lemonade announced their "Littlest Bailout" program for the "littlest entrepreneurs" children with struggling lemonade stand businesses. The company says that they will grant a $100 "ba…
Bad debts at nation’s biggest banks top $100 billion

Bad debts at nation’s biggest banks top $100 billion

The potential cost of bad loans in the wake of the coronavirus for the nation's biggest banks has reached the 12 figures.  The nation's five largest lenders — Bank of America, Citigroup, JPMorgan Ch…
The Latest: 3M files lawsuits for price gouging of N95 masks

The Latest: 3M files lawsuits for price gouging of N95 masks

JOHANNESBURG — Nearly 10,000 health workers in 40 African countries have been infected with the coronavirus, according to the World Health Organization. More than half of infected workers are in South Africa, which makes up roughly half of the confirmed cases on the African continent as hospitals struggle to cope. Sub-Saharan Africa already had the…
China says it’s not trying to replace US, won’t be bullied

China says it’s not trying to replace US, won’t be bullied

A Chinese spokesperson says her country isn’t seeking to confront or replace the United States as the world’s top technological power, but will fight back against “malicious slander” and attacks from WashingtonJuly 17, 2020, 12:16 PM3 min readBEIJING -- China isn't seeking to confront or replace the United States as the world's top technological power,…
Michigan store owners bury $1 million in jewelry for real-life treasure hunt

Michigan store owners bury $1 million in jewelry for real-life treasure hunt

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. A Michigan jewelry store forced to close due to the coronavirus pandemic is bidding a memorable farewell. Johnny and Amy Perri, owners of J & M Jewelers in Washington…
Nevada OSHA: Compliance rate increases to 80% in Southern Nevada, Las Vegas Walmart cited

Nevada OSHA: Compliance rate increases to 80% in Southern Nevada, Las Vegas Walmart cited

Nevada OSHA: Compliance rate increases to 80% in Southern Nevada, Las Vegas Walmart cited - News3LV
U.S. extends ban on cruise ships as CDC says coronavirus ‘continues to expand rapidly’

U.S. extends ban on cruise ships as CDC says coronavirus ‘continues to expand rapidly’

The United States on Thursday, citing a pandemic that "continues to spread rapidly around the world with no treatment or vaccine," extended its ban on cruises through early fall. The no-sail order, …

Facebook to Take TikTok Rival Global

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) will go global with its answer to TikTok. The alternative product, called Instagram Reels, allows users to make 15-second video clips set...
13 Books You Should Read About Black Lives

13 Books You Should Read About Black Lives

This story originally appeared on our sister site: The Cut. If you’re reeling from the news and want to do something, deepening your understanding of racism and the black experience in America is one way to start. Check out the books below, which range from established classics to newer works and include memoirs, practical guides…
1.3 million workers filed jobless claims last week

1.3 million workers filed jobless claims last week

The figure highlights the ongoing anguish in the labor market. July 16, 2020, 12:51 PM2 min read The Labor Department on Thursday said 1.3 million more U.S. workers filed jobless claims last week. The weekly figure from the federal government is slowly declining since peaking in late March, but remains at historically high levels and…
Retail CEO continues to fight the pink tax amid pandemic

Retail CEO continues to fight the pink tax amid pandemic

"Women are charged basically a sales tax on feminine care products like tampons"July 16, 2020, 12:22 PM4 min read Chieh Huang, the CEO of wholesale retailer Boxed, told ABC News last year that one of his company’s basic goals is simple: “treat our customers right.” One way Boxed has tried to do that is to…
Northeast braces for possible heat wave as temperatures rise throughout US

Northeast braces for possible heat wave as temperatures rise throughout US

Eight states are under heat advisories Thursday.July 16, 2020, 11:49 AM4 min read There were more than 60 damaging storm reports from Colorado to Florida on Wednesday, with four reported tornadoes in Illinois. In Colorado, greater than golf ball-sized hail was reported, while in Illinois, damaging winds up to 70 mph were reported. Meanwhile, just…
ISIS bride Shamima Begum wins right to return to the UK to appeal her loss of citizenship

ISIS bride Shamima Begum wins right to return to the UK to appeal her...

Begum was 15 when she left the U.K. to join the caliphate.July 16, 2020, 11:39 AM6 min readLONDON -- Shamima Begum, the British woman who joined ISIS as a teenager in 2015, is set to be allowed to return to the U.K. in order to challenge the government’s decision to strip her of citizenship. Begum,…
UK committee to release sensitive Russia report within days

UK committee to release sensitive Russia report within days

The British government has accused “Russian actors” of seeking to interfere in the U.K.'s last general electionBy PAN PYLAS Associated PressJuly 16, 2020, 1:56 PM3 min readLONDON -- The British government accused “Russian actors” Thursday of seeking to interfere in the U.K.'s last general election, and a powerful committee of lawmakers confirmed it would publish…
Kroger requiring all customers to wear masks at stores nationwide

Kroger requiring all customers to wear masks at stores nationwide

CINCINNATI —Cincinnati-based Kroger announced Wednesday that all customers will be required to wear face masks at stores nationwide. The new mask mandate goes into effect July 22. "With the increas…
Chinese GDP grows 3.2% in second quarter

Chinese GDP grows 3.2% in second quarter

China’s economy returned to growth in the second quarter, in one of the world’s earliest signs of recovery from the fallout of the coronavirus pandemic. Gross domestic product grew 3.2 per cent in t…
Yes, there’s a coin shortage in the Bay Area. Here’s what’s going on

Yes, there’s a coin shortage in the Bay Area. Here’s what’s going on

In the last few weeks, Oakland A1 Laundromat owner Nesanet Tamirue has had to be extraordinarily careful about coins. She’s put up a sign asking patrons not to take quarters unless they’re for the la…
2021 Ford Bronco and Bronco Sport reservation order guide

2021 Ford Bronco and Bronco Sport reservation order guide

The $100 reservation process is simple and refundable for both Bronco and Bronco Sport. Ford After enduring seemingly countless of anticipation and unending rumors, the Ford Bronco has returned. We…
Fiat Chrysler and PSA Group rename merged automaker ‘Stellantis’

Fiat Chrysler and PSA Group rename merged automaker ‘Stellantis’

Stellantis will be the new name of Italian automaker Fiat Chrysler and French automaker PSA Group's combined company following completion of a 50-50 merger agreement. FIAT, PSA STICK TO MERGER DEAL …

Harvard and MIT sue ICE over new visa guidelines for international students

arvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration over a new visa policy announced on Monday. The lawsuit...

Publicis Groupe Releases U.S. Diversity Data, Outlines 7 Actions

Agency holding company pledges $50 million toward inclusion and social justice Publicis Groupe became the latest holding company to share its U.S. diversity data today. The...

Paving the Path Forward with SEO: Preparing for New Normalities

Facebook has confirmed they are testing mid-roll video ads, and livestream video ad placements. Here's what this tells us about their plans in video. ...

NDA government is trying to align Ayurveda with modern knowledge

Ayurveda should have become the forerunner of India’s great medical heritage, but we started despising our culture, heritage, and scientific traditions. As a result,...

Time to Make Ayurveda Mainstream

There was a news item recently that the Gujarat government had successfully intervened with Ayurvedic medications. It has ensured that people who were in...

Former CBS Reporter Rips Media: ‘Unfortunate That We Cannot Rely On’ ‘Journalists To Take...

Emmy Award-winning journalist Lara Logan, the former chief foreign affairs correspondent for CBS News and a correspondent for “60 Minutes,” ripped the mainstream media Monday...

A Marketer’s Guide To Surviving The New Face Of IT

Our world continues to change day by day. The new face of IT gets closer and closer to emerging from the chaos. Old features...

Getting Back To Business: First Steps For Marketing

Businesses in some parts of the U.S. and around the world are slowly resuming operations after the shutdown, albeit cautiously and with uncertainty blanketing...

Recharge Your Email Marketing Strategy For The 21st Century

Email is everywhere. There are roughly 4 billion email addresses worldwide, addresses that underpin all other apps, channels and tools on the internet today....

Google Ads Beta Testing Curbside Feature Pickup in Shopping

Google Ads Beta Testing Curbside Feature Pickup in Shopping Google Ads has released an update to help local businesses trying to move inventory during COVID-19:...

9 Reasons Why Bitcoin Has Never Been Stronger Going Into a Halving

From surging price and all-time-high hashrates to Paul Tudor Jones and narrative relevance, a look at the strength of BTC heading into next week’s...

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