11:58 p.m. Feb. 24, 2021
- By Lina Saigol
Ghana becomes first country to receive COVID-19 vaccine through Covax programA shipment of 600,000 doses of the AstraZeneca–Oxford vaccine arrived in Accra on Wednesday.
9:46 a.m. Jan. 10, 2021
Oldies but Goodies: Some Century-Old Stocks Still Deliver
Surviving the past 100 years hasn’t been easy—particularly for public companies. How really long-term investors in GE, U.S. Steel, Altria, and Union Pacific have fared.
6:07 a.m. Dec. 2, 2020
- By Fang Block
Canadian Billionaire Lawrence Stroll Sells Fisher Island, Florida, Penthouse for $20 MillionTV mogul Oprah Winfrey previously owned the trophy property
5:10 a.m. Nov. 4, 2020
- By Emma Reynolds
Worldwise: THE WELL CEO and Co-founder Rebecca Parekh’s Favorite ThingsYoga, coffee, showering for your mental health, and ski trips to Colorado
11:50 a.m. Oct. 29, 2020
- By Clarissa Sebag-Montefiore
Good Company: How Argent is Revolutionizing Women’s WorkwearThis month, the brand launched its Election Collection with Supermajority, an organization that encourages women to vote
4:08 a.m. Oct. 18, 2020
- By Jaimy Lee
People of color shouldn’t be treated equally in COVID-19 vaccine trials, ER doctor says: They should be over-represented Ensuring that there’s a diverse group of participants is ‘a bottom line issue’ for investors, the emergency room physician says Dr. Esther Choo, an emergency room physician who studies racism and sexism in medicine, says there should be a disproportionate representation of people of color in the COVID-19 vaccine studies.
9:27 a.m. Oct. 14, 2020
- By New York Post Shopping
Amazon Prime Day: The best headphone deals you can buyRight now you can get some great deals on headphones with features like noise cancellation, Alexa access and hassle-free Bluetooth pairing.
10:33 a.m. Oct. 13, 2020
- Associated Press
Russia and China win spots on U.N. human-rights council, but Saudi Arabia fails to make cutChina, Russia and Cuba won seats on the U.N.’s premiere human-rights body Tuesday despite opposition from activist groups over their abysmal human-rights records, but another target, Saudi Arabia, lost.
11:39 a.m. Sept. 3, 2020
- By Associated Press
Biden meets with Jacob Blake's family during Wisconsin trip
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden began a visit to the battleground state of Wisconsin on Thursday by meeting with the family of Jacob Blake, the Black man whose shooting by a white police officer sparked days of sometimes violent protests.
3:24 a.m. July 25, 2020
- By Nicole Lyn Pesce
Elon Musk: ‘Another government stimulus package is not in the best interests of the people’ The Tesla CEO said a second coronavirus aid package would be ‘jammed to the gills’ with special interestsThe Tesla CEO said a second coronavirus aid package would be ‘jammed to the gills’ with special interests
5:47 a.m. June 23, 2020
- By Cristina Roca
Nestlé’s KitKat to drop Fairtrade cocoa certification for Rainforest Alliance The news comes at a particularly vulnerable time for the 16,000 small cocoa farmers in Ivory CoastNestlé SA drew criticism on Tuesday after saying it will drop the Fairtrade certification that its famous KitKat candy bars carry in the U.K. and Ireland.
9:00 p.m. June 11, 2020
- Associated Press
Statues around the world in question amid re-examination of racial injustices Protests and, in some cases, acts of vandalism have taken place in such cities as Boston; New York; Paris; Brussels; and Oxford, England.
7:04 a.m. May 8, 2020
- By Ellis Henican
All hail New York City’s taxi drivers Hacking out a nervous living when the passengers are stuck at homeIt takes a savvy driver to eke out even a tiny living at a time like this.