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2nd person dies in Washington state from coronavirus

Filed under: News, US, CrisisHealth officials in Washington state said on Sunday a second person infected with the coronavirus had died there, while New York's governor said his state confirmed its

Second coronavirus death reported in the US, health officials confirm

Health authorities in Washington confirmed a second death in the U.S. from the new coronavirus on Sunday.

New York City confirms first coronavirus case

New York's first case falls on the heels of confirmed cases in Washington state and California reported over the weekend.
Why the Success of The New York Times May Be Bad News for Journalism

Why the Success of The New York Times May Be Bad News for Journalism

In his debut, our new media columnist says The Times has become like Facebook or Google — a digital behemoth crowding out the competition.
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg to end campaign

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg to end campaign

Filed under: News, Politics, 2020 ElectionPete Buttigieg is dropping out of the Democratic presidential race, ending a campaign that enjoyed a meteoric rise and outshone more experienced competitors

BoJ spurs Asia markets rebound with vow to fight coronavirus

Emergency statement from central bank raises hopes of co-ordinated monetary action

Amazon confirms two employees in Italy have contracted coronavirus

Amazon.com Inc said late on Sunday that two employees in Milan, Italy, have contracted the coronavirus and are under quarantine.

Pete Buttigieg drops out of presidential race

Former mayor’s withdrawal offers a big boost to Joe Biden’s campaign
Watch Trump Kiss and Caress an American Flag at CPAC: “I Love You, Baby”

Watch Trump Kiss and Caress an American Flag at CPAC: “I Love You, Baby”

The president also took time to show he is still bitter that climate activist Greta Thunberg was named Time's "Person of the Year."
Virus fears close down France's Louvre Museum

Virus fears close down France's Louvre Museum

The spreading coronavirus epidemic has shut down the Louvre Museum in Paris
How Jorge Masvidal Pursues His Goals and Wins in the UFC Cage

How Jorge Masvidal Pursues His Goals and Wins in the UFC Cage

UFC fighter Jorge Masvidal talks about his career and business dealings.

Saudi Aramco shares hit lowest since IPO, down over 2%

Shares of Saudi Aramco hit 32.50 riyals ($8.66) in intraday trade on Sunday, the lowest since it began trading in December following a record initial public offering, as oil prices plunged amid
Joe Biden Wins South Carolina As Expected, Boosting Challenge To Bernie Sanders

Joe Biden Wins South Carolina As Expected, Boosting Challenge To Bernie Sanders

The victory offers Biden’s struggling campaign a much-needed boost going into Super Tuesday.
Trump says US troops will start leaving Afghanistan immediately

Trump says US troops will start leaving Afghanistan immediately

"Today, they'll start immediately," President Donald Trump said of US plans to withdraw troops from Afghanistan.
Wife of first US service member to test positive for the coronavirus has also been infected

Wife of first US service member to test positive for the coronavirus has also been infected

The soldier's wife, who tested positive Saturday, and their baby have been moved to an isolation unit at a military hospital.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez clapped back at Ted Cruz after he mocked her over a coronavirus comment

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez clapped back at Ted Cruz after he mocked her over a coronavirus comment

The New York congresswoman informed Cruz that she, in fact, holds an award for microbiology from MIT.
Joe Coulombe, founder of popular Trader Joe’s markets, dies

Joe Coulombe, founder of popular Trader Joe’s markets, dies

Coulombe's business rose from a cult favorite to a retail giant.

China factory index hits record low on coronavirus

Manufacturing activity plunges while US signals interest rate cut could be on the cards

Harley-Davidson CEO exits as iconic bike brand struggles

Harley-Davidson Inc Chief Executive Officer Matthew Levatich stepped down on Friday after failing to boost U.S. sales of its iconic motorcycles.
Stop Chasing Happiness. What You Really Want Is Meaning, and You Can Have It Now.

Stop Chasing Happiness. What You Really Want Is Meaning, and You Can Have It Now.

The pursuit of happiness will always let you down, but you can find meaning in your smallest daily responsibilities.