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9:35 a.m. March 4, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
U.S. COVID death toll above 518,000 as Biden adds voice to outrage at Texas and Mississippi for reopeningThe U.S. death toll from the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 climbed above 518,000 on Thursday, as President Joe Biden added his voice to a chorus of outrage over Texas and Mississippi's decision to reopen their states for business, just as declining case numbers are stalling and public health experts are urging Americans to stick with safety measures.
11:59 p.m. March 3, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Don’t shun the afternoon nap—it can help keep you happy, healthy, enhance creativity and reduce anxietyHere's a primer on the science of sleep, all the things a nap can do for you, when to take them and how long they should be.
7:08 a.m. Feb. 25, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Verizon commits $45.5 billion to secure 5G spectrum rightsVerizon Communications Inc. secured more than half of the wireless airwaves offered in a U.S. government auction that racked up a record $81 billion in bids, according to details released Wednesday.
7:07 a.m. Feb. 24, 2021 - By Wallace Witkowski
Worldwide chip shortage expected to last into next year, and that's good news for semiconductor stocks A global shortage of semiconductors has pushed chip stocks to record highs, and analysts expect that chips will continue to be in short supply at least through the end of the year as COVID-19 pushes the world further into the digital realm and the industry struggles to keep up with demand.
11:58 p.m. Feb. 23, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Why driverless cars are paradise on wheels for someAutonomous vehicles are already winning over residents of a retirement community, some in their 90s.
5:05 a.m. Feb. 20, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Elon Musk's carbon footprint looks modest by billionaire standards --- but then he doesn't own a yachtThe "winner" is Roman Abramovich, and Bill Gates is middle of the pack.
7:29 a.m. Feb. 19, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
How could the Jan. 6 Capitol attack be commemorated? Gathering stories is first step If they keep to past practice, congressional historians will gather --- or may have already started gathering --- interviews with people in and around the Capitol that day, the first time since the War of 1812 the building had been sacked.
5:49 a.m. Feb. 19, 2021 - By Elisabeth Buchwald
Goldman Sachs is joining the robo-investing party with Marcus Invest --- should you? 'Much like in Vegas, the house generally wins,' said Vance Barse, a San Diego, Calif.-based financial adviser who runs a company called Your Dedicated Fiduciary.
5:51 p.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - By Meera Jagannathan
'Black history is American history': How to educate yourself and work toward racial equity this month (and beyond)This February is both a celebration of Black history and 'a rallying kind of moment,' one professor says.
8:56 a.m. Feb. 5, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
New Nashville museum 2 decades in the making traces history of Black music across genresA new museum two decades in the making is telling the interconnected story of Black musical genres through the lens of American history.
1:00 a.m. Feb. 4, 2021 - By StackCommerce
Brush up on your math skills for business with this $30 training course bundleThe Mastering Mathematics Training Prep Bundle contains 96 hours of essential math content from top-rated instructors.
10:35 a.m. Feb. 3, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
AstraZeneca vaccine may reduce spread by 67% — and protection remains over 3-month dosage gapStudy appears to supports U.K. government's decision to delay second doses and vaccinate more people more quickly.
12:44 p.m. Feb. 1, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
GameStop's stock surge and QAnon couldn't seem more different -- yet they have this trait in commonWhat behavioral science sees in both WallStreetBets and QAnon.
8:03 a.m. Feb. 1, 2021 - By Jeffry Bartash
U.S. manufacturers still growing rapidly, ISM finds, despite COVID setbacksU.S. manufacturers grew a bit slower in January as the coronavirus caused more work disruptions, but companies are still expanding rapidly and anticipating a stronger economy in 2021.
12:01 a.m. Feb. 1, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
5 U.S. cities with rich Black history you may not know aboutFrom the birthplace of James Brown to an all-Black agricultural town in California, here's a deeper look at the often-overlooked stories of these under-the-radar places.
7:09 a.m. Jan. 27, 2021 - By Peter Morici
Biden needs this bold strategy to reimagine the economy so it can create jobs for everyoneThe stock market is hitting new highs, but the millions who have lost jobs should be the focus of Biden's bold economic agenda.
9:55 a.m. Jan. 26, 2021 - By Rachel Koning Beals
New York City divesting $4 billion in fossil fuels from pension funds as state made similar moveNew York City's top pension funds will cut out $4 billion in fossil-fuel investments, following through on an earlier pledge, Mayor Bill de Blasio and Comptroller Scott Stringer said.
3:49 a.m. Jan. 25, 2021 - Barrons.com
4 Ways to Play a Boom in Digital Infrastructure Cell tower and data center stocks have lagged behind, despite their key role in the digital transformation
1:14 p.m. Jan. 20, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Some COVID-19 variants may reduce effectiveness of vaccinesScientists are reporting troubling signs that some recent mutations of the virus that causes COVID-19 may modestly curb the effectiveness of two current vaccines, although they stress that the shots still protect against the disease.
1:00 a.m. Jan. 19, 2021 - By StackCommerce
Jumpstart your career in data science with this six-course training bundleThe 2021 Business Intelligence & Data Science Super Bundle contains over 60 hours of content on how to drive profitable business actions using Power BI, machine learning, advanced data structures, and more.
6:19 a.m. Jan. 13, 2021 - By Jake Emen
Worldwise: Responsible Travel Expert Samantha Bray’s Favorite ThingsButter chicken, Michelle Obama’s “Becoming,” virtual yoga, and more
10:23 a.m. Jan. 8, 2021 - By Lina Saigol
Pfizer–BioNTech vaccine appears to protect against U.K. and South African COVID-19 strains in lab, study findsBioNTech said that the company would be able to adjust the vaccine developed with Pfizer to address new mutations of this coronavirus if necessary.
11:59 p.m. Jan. 4, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
What are longevity supplements, and are they safe?Commercial producers are selling so-called longevity supplements—do they work? We scoured the latest research and interviewed two top scientists on the matter.
5:07 a.m. Dec. 24, 2020 - By Peter Morici
Here's exactly where Biden will find common ground with moderate RepublicansWhile we have been fighting among ourselves about the face of the future, China and others have been embracing it.
4:36 a.m. Dec. 24, 2020 - By Mike Murphy
Nuro is first company approved for driverless delivery service in CaliforniaCalifornia's Department of Motor Vehicles on Wednesday approved a license for Mountain View, Calif.-based Nuro to deploy its autonomous vehicles on public streets to make commercial deliveries.
3:53 a.m. Dec. 23, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Can poor countries avoid a COVID-19 vaccine bidding war?Without a multilateral agreement to allocate doses of COVID vaccines globally, the road to recovery will be much longer than it otherwise could have been.
10:20 a.m. Dec. 21, 2020 - By Fang Block
Stephen Schwarzman and William Gross Are Among 13 New Signatories of the Giving PledgeA total of 216 of the world’s richest people have committed to giving a majority of their wealth to charity
2:42 p.m. Dec. 20, 2020 - By Mike Murphy
Here's what's coming to Amazon Prime Video in January 2021Speculative historical drama 'One Night in Miami,' as well as a new Anna Paquin series, and a castaway survival series are set to debut
1:30 p.m. Dec. 19, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Jupiter, Saturn merging in night sky, closest since Galileo's time in the 17th centuryJupiter and Saturn will merge in the night sky Monday, appearing closer to one another than they have since Galileo's time in the 17th century.
9:17 a.m. Dec. 19, 2020 - By Rachel Koning Beals
Rockefeller Foundation built on a fossil-fuel fortune becomes largest philanthropist to shun oil investmentsThe Rockefeller Foundation, a 107-year-old philanthropy built by oil tycoon John D. Rockefeller, says it will completely break with the fossil-fuel industry that seeded its wealth.
11:45 a.m. Dec. 18, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
This month's hottest IPO isn't DoorDash or Airbnb --- it's artificial-intelligence company C3.ai Tom Siebel's company has an enormous market for democratizing artificial intelligence.
2:00 a.m. Dec. 17, 2020 - Barrons.com
Buy Cable Stocks, Analysts Say. 2021 Will Be Another Strong Growth Year. Consumers are streaming more video, online, and using the internet to work remotely—trends that should persist after the pandemic winds down.
9:55 a.m. Dec. 16, 2020 - By Emily Bary
Upstart stock soars after IPOUpstart Holdings Inc. shares shot up more than 30% in afternoon trading Wednesday as the lending company made its public debut.
6:07 a.m. Dec. 16, 2020 - By Emily Bary
Upstart prices IPO at $20, for market cap of $1.45 billionLending company Upstart Inc. is looking to capitalize on a wave of enthusiasm for the financial technology sector as it heads for the public markets.
1:00 a.m. Dec. 15, 2020 - By StackCommerce
Jumpstart your data science career with this $45 Excel and VBA immersive bootcampThe Complete Excel, VBA, and Data Science Certification Training Bundle contains 13 top-rated eLearning courses on some of the most popular tools used in data science today.
2:39 p.m. Dec. 9, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Google CEO says company will review AI scholar's abrupt exitGoogle CEO Sundar Pichai has apologized for how a prominent artificial intelligence researcher's abrupt departure last week has “seeded doubts” in the company.
5:30 a.m. Dec. 9, 2020 - By Jurica Dujmovic
How to balance government oversight of cyber risks and our personal privacyPoliticians want the standardization of personal data, but it could increase hacking and government abuse.
7:58 a.m. Dec. 8, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Mount Everest just got a little tallerChina and Nepal jointly announced a new official height for Mount Everest on Tuesday, ending a discrepancy between the two nations.
11:38 a.m. Nov. 24, 2020 - By Rupert Steiner
Vegans and non–meat eaters are more likely to suffer broken bones, Oxford University research shows A lack of calcium, iron and vitamin B12 could mean the rise in popularity of veganism causes health problems.
11:18 a.m. Nov. 22, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Biden's first Cabinet picks expected Tuesday despite Trump administration's roadblocksPresident-elect Joe Biden's first Cabinet picks are coming Tuesday and planning is underway for a pandemic-modified inauguration in January as his team moves forward despite roadblocks from the Trump administration.
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