8 wines to sip this summer

8 WINES TO SIP THIS SUMMER

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The Latest: Calif gov warns local officials on enforcement

THE LATEST: CALIF GOV WARNS LOCAL OFFICIALS ON ENFORCEMENT

LOS ANGELES - California Gov. Gavin Newsom is warning local elected officials that they risk losing state funding if they don't enforce...

 
 
 
The Good, The Bad And The Ugly From The Latest U.S. Employment Numbers

THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY FROM THE LATEST U.S. EMPLOYMENT NUMBERS

Is the U.S. economy starting to rebound from the massive downturn that the coronavirus lockdowns caused? Some new employment numbers...

Has Facebook's largest shareholder and CEO become its greatest liability?

HAS FACEBOOK'S LARGEST SHAREHOLDER AND CEO BECOME ITS GREATEST LIABILITY?

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Judi Dench is just like us: She uses TikTok to break up the monotony of coronavirus quarantine

JUDI DENCH IS JUST LIKE US: SHE USES TIKTOK TO BREAK UP THE MONOTONY OF CORONAVIRUS QUARANTINE

Judi Dench, the 85-year-old British actress, has recently appeared in TikTok videos thanks to her grandson, Sam Williams. In a recent...

Kansas sees worst 2-week COVID-19 spike since pandemic began

KANSAS SEES WORST 2-WEEK COVID-19 SPIKE SINCE PANDEMIC BEGAN

TOPEKA, Kan. - Kansas reported another big increase in confirmed coronavirus cases Friday, capping its worst two-week spike since the...

 
 
 
Germany is first major economy to phase out coal and nuclear

GERMANY IS FIRST MAJOR ECONOMY TO PHASE OUT COAL AND NUCLEAR

BERLIN - German lawmakers have finalized the country's long-awaited phase-out of coal as an energy source, backing a plan that environmental...

I live in Texas and decided to go beach camping for a weekend during the pandemic. Here's how I did it as safely as possible - and for less than $100 total

I LIVE IN TEXAS AND DECIDED TO GO BEACH CAMPING FOR A WEEKEND DURING THE PANDEMIC. HERE'S HOW I DID IT AS SAFELY AS POSSIBLE - AND FOR LESS THAN $100 TOTAL

In June, I ventured out on a beach camping trip to Goose Island State Park in Texas after spending months at home. The coronavirus...

 
 
 
`Huge bummer': July Fourth will test Americans' discipline

`HUGE BUMMER': JULY FOURTH WILL TEST AMERICANS' DISCIPLINE

The U.S. headed into the Fourth of July weekend with many parades and fireworks displays canceled, beaches and bars closed, and health...

Meet Material Bank, a Bain-backed logistics startup disrupting the architecture industry. Here's a look at its vision for becoming the Amazon of design

MEET MATERIAL BANK, A BAIN-BACKED LOGISTICS STARTUP DISRUPTING THE ARCHITECTURE INDUSTRY. HERE'S A LOOK AT ITS VISION FOR BECOMING THE AMAZON OF DESIGN

Material Bank is a marketplace for design materials that promises to ship design samples overnight from its Memphis, Tennessee, warehouse. The...

 
 
 
Facebook's stock price has had a rollercoaster year driven by an ad boycott, censorship controversies, and blockbuster results. Here are its biggest moves in 2020

FACEBOOK'S STOCK PRICE HAS HAD A ROLLERCOASTER YEAR DRIVEN BY AN AD BOYCOTT, CENSORSHIP CONTROVERSIES, AND BLOCKBUSTER RESULTS. HERE ARE ITS BIGGEST MOVES IN 2020

Facebook shares are seeing a steady fall as more advertising brands join a boycott movement against the social-media giant. The tech...

What to watch this July Fourth weekend on Disney+, Netflix, and more

WHAT TO WATCH THIS JULY FOURTH WEEKEND ON DISNEY+, NETFLIX, AND MORE

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There are only 2 weekends left to file your taxes before they're due July 15

THERE ARE ONLY 2 WEEKENDS LEFT TO FILE YOUR TAXES BEFORE THEY'RE DUE JULY 15

Americans were given an extra three months to file and pay income taxes this year when the deadline was moved to July 15. Filing taxes...

CWS Market Review - July 3, 2020

CWS MARKET REVIEW - JULY 3, 2020

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal.” - Thomas Jefferson The first half of 2020 is on the books,...

 
 
 
World stocks mostly turn lower with US closed for holiday

WORLD STOCKS MOSTLY TURN LOWER WITH US CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY

World stock markets turned lower in Europe on Friday after gains in Asia, with trading somewhat subdued by a long holiday weekend in...

We got an exclusive look at the pitch deck Lithuanian delivery startup Ziticity used to raise $2.5 million during coronavirus

WE GOT AN EXCLUSIVE LOOK AT THE PITCH DECK LITHUANIAN DELIVERY STARTUP ZITICITY USED TO RAISE $2.5 MILLION DURING CORONAVIRUS

Lithuanian delivery startup Ziticity has raised 2.2 million euros in a seed funding round. The startup specializes in last-mile deliveries...

 
 
 
Meet Colin Huang, who just stepped down as CEO of $100 billion Pinduoduo and whose wealth exploded by $25 billion in 2020

MEET COLIN HUANG, WHO JUST STEPPED DOWN AS CEO OF $100 BILLION PINDUODUO AND WHOSE WEALTH EXPLODED BY $25 BILLION IN 2020

Colin Huang, the 40-year-old founder of ecommerce giant Pinduoduo, is currently China's third-richest person. Huang on July 1 stepped...

World's fifth-largest foreign exchange reserves provide India with cushion against economic shock

WORLD'S FIFTH-LARGEST FOREIGN EXCHANGE RESERVES PROVIDE INDIA WITH CUSHION AGAINST ECONOMIC SHOCK

India's forex reserves rose by $8.2 billion in the week of June 5, crossing the $500 billion milestone for the first time in the country's...

 
 
 
His net worth grew by $25 billion in 6 months. Then this 40-year-old CEO called it quits

HIS NET WORTH GREW BY $25 BILLION IN 6 MONTHS. THEN THIS 40-YEAR-OLD CEO CALLED IT QUITS

Colin Huang's ascent is one for the history books: In just six months, his fortune swelled by $25 billion - one of the biggest gains...

The Australian authorities will pay $3 million for an investigation into a potential source of a coronavirus outbreak after employees at quarantine hotel allegedly had sexual relations with people under lockdown

THE AUSTRALIAN AUTHORITIES WILL PAY $3 MILLION FOR AN INVESTIGATION INTO A POTENTIAL SOURCE OF A CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK AFTER EMPLOYEES AT QUARANTINE HOTEL ALLEGEDLY HAD SEXUAL RELATIONS WITH PEOPLE UNDER LOCKDOWN

Officials in Victoria, Australia, are investigating possible protocol breaches tied to hotels hosting quarantined travelers after cases...