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11:50 a.m. Jan. 2, 2021 - By Quentin Fottrell
I took care of everything after my father died. My aunt, who claims she’s entitled to $27,000, says I only care about his money ‘I called my father’s bank, and I was told that his sister was listed as an authorized person on his bank account’‘I called my father’s bank, and I was told that his sister was listed as an authorized person on his bank account.’
3:00 a.m. Dec. 30, 2020 - Barrons.com
Barron’s Daily: AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 Vaccine Just Got U.K. Approval. Why the Market Shrugged. McConnell blocks vote on $2,000 stimulus checks, Times Square’s New Year’s Eve celebration goes mostly virtual, Boeing 737 Max is finally back in the U.S., and other news to start your day.
5:17 a.m. Dec. 24, 2020 - Barrons.com
Here Are the Five Best Retail Stocks of 2020. Amazon’s Not One of Them. Overstock stock rocketed more than 700% in 2020. Other outperformerse include Stitch Fix, QVC and HSN parent Qurate, L Brands, and 1-800-Flowers.
8:37 a.m. Dec. 22, 2020 - By Alessandra Malito
Here’s how to help yourself and your family ‘in case you get hit by a bus’ Now is the time to organize your documents and last wishes.
11:22 a.m. Dec. 9, 2020 - By Shawn Langlois
These everyday 'scams' have become so normalized that we hardly even notice them anymoreIt doesn't take a Nigerian prince to separate a fool and his money.
11:30 p.m. Dec. 2, 2020 - Barrons.com
U.K. Funeral Group Dignity Faces a Challenging Outlook Shares of Dignity, Britain's only publicly listed funeral director, could get hit by rising costs, lockdown restrictions, and price pressure.
10:02 a.m. Nov. 30, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
The man who predicts pandemics talks about aging in AmericaEpidemiologist Michael Osterholm has been called 'Dr. Doom.' Now he's more motivated than ever to understand what the older generation is leaving to its grandchildren.
3:02 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020 - Barrons.com
Barron’s Daily: Apple, Amazon, Facebook, and Alphabet Report Earnings Today. Get Ready for Disappointment? France, Germany order nationwide lockdowns, three dead in French church knife attack, Biden holds lead in polls with few voters undecided, and other news to start your day.
2:39 p.m. Oct. 19, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
California wants independent OK before distributing any coronavirus vaccineCalifornia won't allow any distribution of new coronavirus vaccines in the nation’s most populous state until it is reviewed by the state’s own panel of experts, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday.
4:45 a.m. Oct. 2, 2020 - By Margie Zable Fisher
10 common misconceptions about cremation, and why it’s becoming more popular Can you bury the remains? Can you scatter them anywhere? What if you’re Jewish, or Catholic? Common cremation questions answeredCOVID has made cremation the more viable option for many. Experts offer advice on everything from religious rules to cost.
5:38 p.m. Sept. 23, 2020 - Associated Press
China uproots ethnic-minority villages, calling it part of a drive to eradicate extreme povertyWhile other nations invest in developing poor areas, Beijing doesn’t hesitate to operate on a more ambitious scale by moving communities wholesale and building new towns in its effort to modernize China. The ruling Communist Party has announced an official target of ending extreme poverty by the end of the year, ahead of the 100th anniversary of its founding in 2021.
11:18 p.m. Sept. 19, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
My family paid $7K for my uncle’s funeral. My cousins were poor, but then renovated their kitchen. Should I ask for it back? ‘Soon after the burial, we found out that purchases on their part were being made, mainly an $800 pair of designer shoes and another cousin remodeled his kitchen’‘Soon after the burial, we found out that purchases on their part were being made, mainly an $800 pair of designer shoes and another cousin remodeled his kitchen.’
12:34 a.m. Sept. 14, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
‘His family didn’t care if he was dead or alive’: My fiancé died of a heart attack. His brother is executor and refuses to talk to me. Am I entitled to anything? ‘I was the one who was there for him. It makes me very furious thinking that he left me nothing’‘I was the one who was there for him. It makes me very furious thinking that he left me nothing.’
1:41 p.m. Sept. 8, 2020 - Associated Press
England to ban gatherings of more than 6 people as coronavirus cases spike Some exceptions, such as schools, allowed; new cases have soared in recent daysSocial gatherings of more than six people will be banned in England from Monday, as the government tries to curb a significant rise in coronavirus cases.
11:58 p.m. Aug. 31, 2020 - By Rachel Hartman
Do you need a retirement coach? What this type of pro can do for you and how to find oneRetirement isn’t always a smooth exit from your job into the next phase of life. Consider hiring a pro.
6:27 a.m. Aug. 25, 2020 - By Patrick Watson
When the coronavirus hit, we thought our hair salon would go out of business. This is how we pivoted and survived My wife and I knew the business had to either close permanently or evolve into something different. We decided to evolve.My wife and I knew the business had to either close permanently or evolve into something different. We decided to evolve, says Patrick Watson.
11:26 p.m. Aug. 3, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
My father worked in a hospital and died from COVID-19. We can’t afford his burial or funeral expenses — what can we do? ‘Can we file for any death benefits or claim funeral expenses from the hospital where he worked?’‘Can we file for any death benefits or claim funeral expenses from the hospital where he worked?’
5:18 a.m. July 29, 2020 - Associated Press
White House to resume processing DACA renewals, won’t accept new applications The Obama-era program shields young people from deportationThe Trump administration said Tuesday that it will reject new applications and shorten renewal periods for an Obama-era program that shields young people from deportation, taking a defiant stance after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to let it be scrapped completely.
9:10 a.m. June 11, 2020 - By Silvia Ascarelli
U.S. states slowly reopen after coronavirus lockdowns — some now permit visits to nursing homes U.S. states all have their own definition of ‘reopening’U.S. states all have their own definition of “reopening.”
3:58 a.m. June 8, 2020 - Associated Press
New Zealand has completely eradicated the coronavirus, but prime minister says ‘we almost certainly will see cases here again’ The nation of 5 million people will be among the first to welcome throngs of fans back into sports stadiums and remove seating restrictions from flightsThe nation of 5 million people will be among the first to welcome throngs of fans back into sports stadiums and remove seating restrictions from flights.
12:11 p.m. May 24, 2020 - Associated Press
Boris Johnson stands by aide who broke lockdown rules while infected with coronavirus Dominic Cummings drove 250 miles to parents’ house; critics express outrage, Labour calls for investigationPrime Minister Boris Johnson said Sunday he wouldn’t fire his chief aide for allegedly violating the national lockdown rules that he helped to create by driving the length of England to his parents’ house while he was infected with the coronavirus.
10:14 a.m. May 18, 2020 - By Calodagh McCumiskey
‘My former career working in disaster zones has prepared me well’: Former aid worker says we see the best of people in a crisis ‘As a society, we are social distancing, but strangely we are also more connected, and it’s all because of this harrowing public-health crisis’‘As a society, we are social distancing, but strangely we are also more connected, and it’s all because of this harrowing public-health crisis.’
1:00 a.m. May 5, 2020 - Barrons.com
Coronavirus Is Slamming Funeral-Services Stocks Too The pandemic threatens to exacerbate a trend: More families are forgoing traditional funerals in favor of cremations, and they’re picking less-expensive options when they do opt for a burial.
7:40 a.m. May 4, 2020 - By Alexandra Kathryn Mosca
‘Unimaginable’: This is what it’s been like for funeral directors in New York City The pain that she and colleagues feel, turning away the grievingA funeral director describes the overwhelming circumstances as people desperately seek a funeral home for loved ones.
1:53 p.m. April 17, 2020 - By Beckie Strum
Elected officials in minority communities ask for help as racial disparities continue Black and Latino New Yorkers are being hospitalized more often and often face living situations not conducive with quarantiningBlack and Latino New Yorkers are being hospitalized with COVID-19 at double the rate of white New Yorkers.
8:07 a.m. April 9, 2020 - By Eric Grossman
Chicago sisters Patricia Frieson and Wanda Bailey die from the coronavirus Quarantine prevents family of Frieson, 61, and Bailey, 63, from mourning togetherFrieson, a retired nurse, was the first person in Illinois to die of the disease; shortly after, her sister fell ill.
1:13 p.m. April 7, 2020 - By Azure Gilman
‘I thought I would never see that many body bags in my life’ — NYC funeral directors on dealing with coronavirus deaths The city’s infrastructure for handling the influx of deaths due to COVID-19 is maxed out, adding another level of trauma for families, morgue staff and city workersThe infrastructure for funerals and burials is stretched to breaking, bringing more trauma to grieving families
6:34 a.m. April 5, 2020 - Barrons.com
Funerals Have Been Complicated by the Coronavirus Crisis. Know Your Rights. While funeral homes have adopted guidelines from health-care professionals and officials to keep themselves and grieving families and friends safe during the pandemic, consumers should expect a number of changes and be aware of their rights.
8:15 a.m. April 3, 2020 - By Ellis Henican
New Yorkers are determined to rise to this latest challenge: the coronavirus New Yorkers rose to the challenge after 9/11 and Superstorm Sandy, and we will rise to the greatest one of allNew Yorkers rose to the challenge after 9/11 and superstorm Sandy, and we will rise to the greatest one of all.
11:53 a.m. April 2, 2020 - Associated Press
Coronavirus pandemic is not keeping Swedes at homeThe streets of Stockholm are quiet but not deserted. People still sit at outdoor cafés in the center of Sweden’s capital. Vendors still sell flowers. Teenagers still chat in groups in parks. Some still greet each other with hugs and handshakes.
9:00 a.m. March 27, 2020 - By Alessandra Malito
News and analysis for those planning for or living in retirement Retirement news and analysisRetirement news and analysis
10:37 a.m. March 25, 2020 - By Alessandra Malito
Grieving in the midst of the coronavirus — what to know and how to help others When people are in a crisis they don’t know what to ask forWhen people are in a crisis they don’t know what to ask for
4:48 a.m. March 25, 2020 - By Conor de Lion
‘The fates of the refugees and their Jordanian hosts are intertwined.’ What coronavirus means for Jordan — and its Syrian refugee population As Jordan settles into one of the most rigorous lockdowns in the global pandemic, its scant resources will be stretched beyond the limitAs Jordan settles into one of the most rigorous lockdowns in the global pandemic, its scant resources will be stretched beyond the limit.
8:51 a.m. March 24, 2020 - By Alessandra Malito
How do you plan a funeral in the middle of the coronavirus crisis? Managing life — and death — during a pandemic Managing life — and death — during a pandemic
4:30 p.m. March 23, 2020 - Associated Press
Washington state ordered to stay at home: ‘It’s time to hunker down,’ Inslee says All non-essential businesses to close in effort to slow spread of coronavirusWashington Gov. Jay Inslee has ordered non-essential businesses to close and the state’s more than 7 million residents to stay home unless necessary in order to slow the spread of COVID-19.
12:12 p.m. March 23, 2020 - Associated Press
‘You must stay at home’: U.K. orders most shops closed, bans gatherings to slow spread of coronavirus Boris Johnson announces tighter rules, stricter enforcementBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson told the public Monday night to “stay at home” for all but a few exceptions and ordered shops that don’t sell essential goods to shut down as he ramped up restrictions imposed by the U.K. government in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.
5:52 p.m. March 21, 2020 - By Dearbhail McDonald
‘Social isolation does not mean emotional isolation’: Ireland shutters pubs and restaurants — braces for surge in coronavirus casualties ‘The lack of an all-island response has rattled communities on both sides of the Irish border’‘The lack of an all-island response has rattled communities on both sides of the Irish border.’
10:44 a.m. March 15, 2020 - By Alison Fottrell
‘Police cars patrol the streets.’ Italians find solidarity and resistance during lockdown — as coronavirus cases continue to soar Two people stop to greet each other while walking their dogs, and a voice from a window shouts: ‘Andate a casa!’ (‘Go home!’)Two people stop to greet each other while walking their dogs. A voice from a window shouts: ‘Andate a casa!’ (‘Go home!’)
5:08 p.m. March 12, 2020 - Associated Press
In Canada, Trudeau’s wife tests positive for coronavirus; schools close across U.S. and Europe More than half of those diagnosed worldwide have already recoveredSchools shut down across much of Europe. Gatherings were canceled or banned from California to Germany. And the coronavirus reached directly into the world’s centers of power Thursday, with politicians in Canada, Brazil, Spain and elsewhere either testing positive for the new virus or putting themselves into self-quarantine as fallout from pandemic further upended daily life.
9:58 a.m. March 9, 2020 - By Jaimy Lee
Coronavirus update: 113,575 cases, 3,995 deaths, Italian stocks dive The number of cases in Italy has nearly surpassed the number of cases in South Korea. Outside of China, Italy has also reported the most number of deathsThe rapidly growing outbreak of COVID-19 in Italy combined with worries about an oil price war sent the stocks of some of Italy’s largest companies tumbling.
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