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9:29 a.m. May 29, 2020 - By Crystal Ye and Lucy Cohen Blatter
Business Executives Offer Large Donations to Fight Covid-19From tech executives to fashion moguls, industry leaders are giving both locally and globally
6:39 a.m. May 27, 2020 - By Liz Seegert
How to be the best virtual grandparent you can be Grandparents share ideas on how to strengthen connections with your familyYou can strengthen the bond with your grandchildren even if you remain sheltered in place or live far away.
7:56 a.m. May 15, 2020 - By Ellis Henican
Amid a deadly pandemic, they’re still delivering food and love Volunteers defy the challenges posed by the coronavirus to continue to make the personal connectionsA food delivery isn’t just a food delivery. A lesson from the AIDS epidemic can still be applied today.
12:05 p.m. May 10, 2020 - By Elisabeth Buchwald
Weird and wonderful Mother’s Day gifts to stay connected — vibrating bracelets, virtual classes with top chefs and ‘friendship lamps’ If you are looking to splurge on mom on May 10, consider one of these five social distance friendly gifts If you are looking to splurge on mom on May 10, consider one of these five social distance friendly gifts.
6:00 p.m. May 8, 2020 - Barrons.com
Lessons From the Pandemic Recycle Bin: Americans Like Liquor, Wine, Hard Seltzer, and Pizza Throughout the coronavirus crisis, stay-at-home Americans have continued to support the makers of alcoholic beverages. Liquor and wine lead the parade, but hard seltzer is coming up fast. As for takeout: pizza rules.
8:21 a.m. May 7, 2020 - Associated Press
Brett Favre to repay $1.1 million for speeches he didn’t give, auditor says Payments came from Mississippi welfare fundsFormer NFL quarterback Brett Favre is repaying $1.1 million in welfare money that he received for multiple speeches where he did not show up, the Mississippi state auditor said Wednesday.
3:08 p.m. May 6, 2020 - Barrons.com
Ignore China’s Virus Numbers. Clues to a Recovery Are Here. Focusing on China’s resumption of economic activity in recent weeks might be a better guide for what awaits the U.S. And listening to earnings calls can provide some insight.
1:15 p.m. April 29, 2020 - Associated Press
California seniors meal program to run out of money in two weeks California Gov. Gavin Newsom says the federal funds for the meals program are running outCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom’s first-in-the-nation plan to pay for and deliver three meals a day to vulnerable seniors during the coronavirus crisis has less than two weeks to launch before federal funding runs out, government documents show.
10:23 a.m. April 29, 2020 - By Beth Wechsler
Forgotten victims of the coronavirus: Kids who are facing neglect and sometimes abuse at home As the economy slowly reopens, America’s priority should be getting resources to children from difficult backgroundsAs the economy slowly reopens, America’s priority should be getting resources to children from difficult backgrounds.
9:19 a.m. April 26, 2020 - Barrons.com
5 Stock Picks for the New Food Economy It took a pandemic to turn sleepy packaged-foods shares into growth stocks. Why Campbell Soup, Conagra, and other big food suppliers could have more gains in store.
3:09 p.m. April 22, 2020 - Associated Press
Trump says he ‘disagrees strongly’ with Georgia’s plan to reopen businesses ‘It’s just too soon,’ Trump says at White House briefingPresident Donald Trump said he told Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp that he “disagreed strongly” with Kemp’s decision to begin allowing some nonessential businesses to soon reopen.
8:56 a.m. April 22, 2020 - By Tracy Kaler
Worldwise: How Oxford, Miss.-based Chef John Currence Pays It ForwardHis Move On Up organization is feeding over 100 families each week during the Covid-19 pandemic
7:23 a.m. April 15, 2020 - By Carol Hymowitz
Retirees are finding creative ways to cope with isolation These independent older Americans, warned to stay home, are adjusting daily routines to keep physically and mentally fitThe pandemic is forcing 52 million Americans who are 60 and older to adjust to solitary, secluded lifestyles
3:27 a.m. April 15, 2020 - By Elisabeth Buchwald
5 weird products Americans are stockpiling, including a surge in demand for dumbbells Traffic at Walmart, Costco and Target fell for the first time in weeks as coronavirus stockpiling behavior shiftsTraffic at Walmart, Costco and Target fell for the first time in weeks as coronavirus stockpiling behavior shifts.
4:55 p.m. April 14, 2020 - Associated Press
Trump’s new advisory group on reopening economy includes Tim Cook, Mark Cuban, Jerry Jones Panel includes more than 50 executives from various industries, as well as other leadersPresident Donald Trump said Tuesday that he’s enlisting advisers from nearly all sectors of American commerce, the medical field and elected office to help shape his plans to reopen the coronavirus-battered economy.
7:04 p.m. April 5, 2020 - By Mike Murphy
Apple has donated 20 million masks, is working to make 1 million face shields a week, Tim Cook says Apple CEO announces ‘global effort’ to help fight coronavirus pandemicAmid a nationwide shortage of protective equipment for health-care workers treating coronavirus patients, Apple Inc. has donated more than 20 million face masks worldwide and has started manufacturing 1 million face shields a week, Chief Executive Tim Cook said Sunday.
12:12 p.m. April 5, 2020 - MarketWatch
Coronavirus shutdowns idle 29% of U.S. economyAt least one-fourth of the U.S. economy has suddenly gone idle amid the coronavirus pandemic, an unprecedented shutdown of commerce that has darkened stores from Manhattan to Gilpin County, Colo., an analysis conducted for The Wall Street Journal shows.
5:55 p.m. March 25, 2020 - By Eric Grossman
Floyd Cardoz, an influential and gregarious New York-based chef, has died at 59 due to the coronavirus The ‘Top Chef Masters’ winner, who had tested positive for COVID-19, helped introduce the city to Indian fine diningThe ‘Top Chef Masters’ winner, who had tested positive for COVID-19, helped introduce the city to Indian fine dining.
2:25 p.m. March 25, 2020 - By Eric Grossman
Floyd Cardoz, an Influential and Gregarious New York-Based Chef, Has Died at 59The ‘Top Chef Masters’ winner, who had tested positive for Covid-19, helped introduce the city to Indian fine dining
6:52 a.m. March 25, 2020 - By Beckie Strum
Local and federal authorities alarmed at an acceleration in the coronavirus’s spread in New York City Population density — both in the city and within households — contributes to the challenge of reining in the pandemic in the five boroughsPopulation density — both in the city and within households — contributes to the challenge of reining in the pandemic in the five boroughs.
2:46 p.m. March 24, 2020 - Barrons.com
SoftBank Donates N95 Masks as Hospitals Struggle to Find Them SoftBank Group said it was donating 1.4 million N95 respirator masks to the State of New York.
7:29 a.m. March 21, 2020 - Barrons.com
10 Things to Know About Senior Living Facilities and the Coronavirus Threat They Face Barron’s talked with elder-care experts to find 10 things to consider for those trying to help older Americans in senior facilities get through the coronavirus pandemic.
11:00 a.m. March 16, 2020 - By Jaimy Lee
Coronavirus update: 179,073 cases, 7,074 deaths, American business goes into lockdown Retailers like Apple Inc. and Nike Inc. that already implemented store closures in China and parts of Western Europe are now doing so in the U.S. as the virus moves around the worldThe number of newly identified COVID-19 cases in the U.S. soared over the weekend, and now some cities and states are moving into lockdown mode, with schools, bars, restaurants, and other large gathering spaces shutting down for weeks at a time.
8:11 a.m. March 14, 2020 - Barrons.com
Apple Shuts Stores Outside China as Retailers Grapple With Virus CEO Cook says the move will take effect until March 27. Walmart mulls cutting back hours, Stabucks and others step up cleaning.
8:14 a.m. March 13, 2020 - By Barbara Kollmeyer
London stocks bounce, but set for biggest weekly loss since the financial crisisLondon stocks were headed for the worst weekly performance since the 2008 Great Financial Crisis, even as they clawed back a fraction of some lost territory on Friday.
2:42 a.m. March 10, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
My husband watches TV all day while I cook and clean. He has a monthly income of $8K and a P.O. box to hide his finances. I found his will — and it left me reeling ‘He never leaves his wallet on the table’‘He never leaves his wallet on the table.’
2:10 p.m. March 6, 2020 - Barrons.com
What to Do When Even Safe Havens Aren’t Safe Stocks that thrive in a virus outbreak make for a depressing set of market leaders, and with Treasury yields under 1%, there’s not much comfort in bonds. Here are better ideas.
8:20 a.m. March 6, 2020 - By Emily Bary
Here’s what Apple suppliers have been saying about the coronavirus Mixed messages from the supply chain, with Skyworks the latest partner to cut its forecastAfter Apple Inc. announced in February that it wouldn’t hit its prior revenue forecast due to coronavirus impacts, there have been mixed messages throughout the company’s supply chain.
2:08 a.m. March 5, 2020 - By Callum Keown
Europe’s largest regional airline Flybe collapses as coronavirus delivers knockout blowBritain’s largest domestic airline Flybe collapsed into administration on Thursday as the coronavirus outbreak tipped the struggling carrier over the edge.
12:27 p.m. March 2, 2020 - By Michael Hageloh
Why investors should be glad Tim Cook and not Steve Jobs is running Apple right now Steve Jobs was the CEO for an age of revolution; Tim Cook’s the guy for a time of evolutionSteve Jobs was the CEO for an age of revolution; Tim Cook is the guy for a time of evolution, says this 22-year Apple veteran.
6:29 a.m. March 2, 2020 - Barrons.com
The Number of Women Fund Managers Is Dropping. No One Knows Why. Morningstar just released new research on the state of women in the fund industry. The news isn’t good.
1:03 p.m. Feb. 28, 2020 - Barrons.com
What Big Companies Are Doing to Prepare for Coronavirus Fallout Apple, Johnson & Johnson, JetBlue, and others are taking steps to address the threat posed by the epidemic.
10:51 a.m. Feb. 21, 2020 - Associated Press
U.S. women’s soccer team seeks $66 million in gender discrimination lawsuit Earlier this month, the players union for the men’s national team urged the federation to sharply increase pay for the women’s teamEarlier this month, the players union for the men’s national team urged the federation to sharply increase pay for the women’s team.
7:18 a.m. Feb. 14, 2020 - Associated Press
Amid coronavirus fears, Chinese restaurant forces hourly temperature checks on employees Many couples in China are celebrating Valentines Day with food deliveries instead of going outMany couples in China are celebrating Valentines Day with food deliveries instead of going out.
7:43 a.m. Feb. 11, 2020 - By Steve Goldstein
European stocks close at record high as travel sector boomsEuropean stocks rebounded on Tuesday in a broad-based advance, with the travel sector rallying as tour operator Tui demonstrated how it has benefited from the collapse of a rival.
1:34 a.m. Feb. 11, 2020 - Barrons.com
European Stocks Register Broad Gains Ahead of Powell Testimony European stocks rebounded on Tuesday in a broad-based advance, with the travel sector rallying as Tui demonstrated it has benefited from the collapse of a rival.
4:27 p.m. Feb. 7, 2020 - Barrons.com
Here’s One More Coronavirus Risk—Tech Supply Chains More than 100,000 people are scheduled to attend Mobile World Congress in Barcelona later this month. The coronavirus has companies re-thinking their plans.
12:59 a.m. Jan. 30, 2020 - By Theresa Keegan
Traveling with a tour group has its challenges—here are 11 helpful tips Is this type of travel right for you? Consider some of these do’s and don’tsThis type of travel isn’t for everyone. Here are some things to consider to keep it a positive experience.
4:38 a.m. Jan. 21, 2020 - By Steve Goldstein
Pound rises as U.K. jobs data slows rate-cut momentum FTSE 100 dragged lower by spreading virus in ChinaThe British pound advanced on Tuesday as employment data slowed the momentum toward a rate cut at the end of the month.
1:36 a.m. Jan. 21, 2020 - Barrons.com
Fears Over Spreading Virus in China Hit Global Markets European stocks slumped on Tuesday, with worries about a spreading virus in China weighing on equities across the globe.
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