The Tokyo Olympics are 10 weeks away and the first competition has already begun: the IOC vs. the Japanese people.
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After the CDC changed its guidelines on mask-wearing, some stores have decided to follow their lead by lifting their mask requirements. Julie Hyman, Myles Udland, and Brian Sozzi talk about how retailers plan to move forward in a post-pandemic America.
The shot outside federal court in Orlando as Joel Greenberg, a former associate of Rep. Matt Gaetz, has pleaded guilty to sex trafficking a minor.
Hope and excitement gripped the Munsieville care home in the South African mining city of Krugersdorp on Monday, when people over the age of 60 were called to receive the COVID-19 vaccine for the first time. "It's going to change our country for the better," Caroline Nicholls, 64, a judge, told Reuters while waiting to get her first dose of the Pfizer vaccine. "I am very excited to finally be here today," said Ellen Segope, 65, a pensioner who lives nearby.
Yahoo Finance’s Julie Hyman, Brian Sozzi, and Myles Udland speak with AppHarvest Founder & CEO Jonathan Webb about the company’s first earnings report, outlook for the sustainable farming tech space, and much more.
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U.S. retail gasoline prices hit a fresh seven-year high on Monday, as it will take some time for the nation's largest fuel pipeline's supply chain to fully catch up after a cyberattack that resulted in a six-day system outage last week and mass panic-buying. The closure of Colonial Pipeline's 5,500-mile (8,900-km) system was the most disruptive cyberattack on record, preventing millions of barrels of gasoline, diesel and jet fuel from flowing to the East Coast from the Gulf Coast. Last week more than 15,000 gas stations ran dry as drivers fearing a prolonged outage filled tanks and jerry cans.
The killing of Hussam Abu Harbeed, Islamic Jihad's armed commander for north Gaza, was likely to draw a fierce response from the militant group that is fighting alongside Hamas, the Islamist movement that governs the coastal enclave.The Israeli military said in a statement that Harbeed had been "behind several anti-tank missile terror attacks against Israeli civilians," and an Israeli general said his country could carry on the fight "forever."Militant groups in Gaza also gave no sign that an end to fighting was imminent. Soon after Harbeed's death, Islamic Jihad said it had fired rockets at the Israeli coastal city of Ashdod, and Israeli police said three people had been slightly hurt.
Former President Donald Trump will speak at North Carolina’s annual state Republican Party convention next month, party officials announced Monday. The former president will speak in person at the June 5 convention dinner in Greenville. Trump narrowly carried North Carolina in 2020 and held numerous events in the state toward the end of his campaign.
Head of Operations Lee Phillips said he was really looking forward to welcoming back passengers to London's South Bank, with a variety of safety precautions now in place to limit any possible transmission of the virus.The reopening was possible after the government confirmed last week it would lift many of its nationwide lockdown restrictions, despite some concerns over a fast-spreading COVID-19 variant that was first identified in India.
Shares of Discovery and AT&T moved in different directions in the wake of the proposed merger of WarnerMedia and Discovery. Discovery shares opened up 10% Monday — before the stock tumbled into negative territory. The stock was down 0.3% as of 11:01 a.m. ET. Shares of AT&T, which will get $43 billion in cash as […]
Buyers and distributors around the globe are braced for plenty more living room Zoom sessions, as the question of when international TV markets will return to in-person affairs remains very much up in the air. However, when executives are able to press the flesh, so to speak, once more, organizers might have to re-think their […]
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On May 13, 2021, two of the fastest-trending CBD businesses in the market joined forces to create a unified brand of responsibly sourced hemp-derived products. Hawaii’s hemp star Verma Farms acquired Gen Z−focused Penguin, bringing their team and portfolio of products under the Verma Farms umbrella. Deep Patel, CEO and founder of Penguin, launched the […]
As part of an effort to promote inclusive storytelling, Disney General Entertainment is launching the Onyx Collective, a curated collection of projects from creators of color and underrepresented voices that will be presented as a content brand on Hulu. Freeform president Tara Duncan, who joined the network a year ago, is spearheading Onyx while continuing […]
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Monday welcomed Denmark's plans to boost its military presence in Greenland and the North Atlantic.
The life of a two-month-old Spanish girl was saved by pioneering surgery when doctors transplanted a small heart that had stopped beating from a donor with a different blood type, Hospital Gregorio Maranon said on Monday. "It was twice the magic," said Juan Miguel Gil Jaurena, head of children's cardiac surgery at the Madrid hospital, explaining that such techniques did not exist for young children three years ago and had never before been used on a baby so small. The case opens the way to saving more infants who need heart transplants and are too young to use ventricular support devices until they get a compatible donor.