Morgan Stanley CEO reveals in video to employees that he had the coronavirus and has recovered

MORGAN STANLEY CEO REVEALS IN VIDEO TO EMPLOYEES THAT HE HAD THE CORONAVIRUS AND HAS RECOVERED

Getty Images Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman tested positive for the coronavirus, he told employees in a video on Thursday. Gorman...

Coronavirus restrictions mean we need to rethink how we get food, UN expert says

CORONAVIRUS RESTRICTIONS MEAN WE NEED TO RETHINK HOW WE GET FOOD, UN EXPERT SAYS

Juan Carlos Ulate/Reuters Export and travel restrictions have disrupted global food supply chains, leaving crops rotting in the fields...

 
 
 
Coronavirus patients are likely most contagious within the first week of symptoms, research suggests - or just before symptoms arrive

CORONAVIRUS PATIENTS ARE LIKELY MOST CONTAGIOUS WITHIN THE FIRST WEEK OF SYMPTOMS, RESEARCH SUGGESTS - OR JUST BEFORE SYMPTOMS ARRIVE

REUTERS/Benoit Tessier Research from Germany and China suggests COVID-19 patients are most contagious during the first week of their...

U.S. National Travel and Tourism Week to highlight the ‘Spirit of Travel'

U.S. NATIONAL TRAVEL AND TOURISM WEEK TO HIGHLIGHT THE ‘SPIRIT OF TRAVEL'

The annual celebration of the contributions and accomplishments of the U.S. travel industry is celebrated in the country throughout...

 
 
 
Saudi Arabia plowed $1 billion into Shell and other European oil producers

SAUDI ARABIA PLOWED $1 BILLION INTO SHELL AND OTHER EUROPEAN OIL PRODUCERS

Saudi Press Agency via AP Saudi Arabia snapped up about $1 billion worth of stock in four European oil companies, The Wall Street Journal...

Experts say aggressive lockdown measures have slowed the 'first wave' of the coronavirus, but they shouldn't be lifted until a vaccine is found

EXPERTS SAY AGGRESSIVE LOCKDOWN MEASURES HAVE SLOWED THE 'FIRST WAVE' OF THE CORONAVIRUS, BUT THEY SHOULDN'T BE LIFTED UNTIL A VACCINE IS FOUND

AP Photo/Ted S. Warren While lockdown measures have been effective in curbing the spread of the new coronavirus, experts warn that...

 
 
 
9 ways to turn your desk into the ideal workspace

9 WAYS TO TURN YOUR DESK INTO THE IDEAL WORKSPACE

Business Insider The spread of the novel coronavirus has led to governors requiring all non-essential workers to stop coming into the...

Wawa sent a 53-foot refrigerated truck to store bodies of people who died of COVID-19 in New Jersey, as morgues and funeral homes struggle to keep up with the rising death toll

WAWA SENT A 53-FOOT REFRIGERATED TRUCK TO STORE BODIES OF PEOPLE WHO DIED OF COVID-19 IN NEW JERSEY, AS MORGUES AND FUNERAL HOMES STRUGGLE TO KEEP UP WITH THE RISING DEATH TOLL

AP Photo/John Minchillo Wawa provided a 53-foot refrigerated truck to the state of New Jersey to store the bodies of people who have...

 
 
 
New York City will bury bodies on a remote island if they're unclaimed after 6 days because coronavirus deaths are overwhelming morgues

NEW YORK CITY WILL BURY BODIES ON A REMOTE ISLAND IF THEY'RE UNCLAIMED AFTER 6 DAYS BECAUSE CORONAVIRUS DEATHS ARE OVERWHELMING MORGUES

Mike Segar/Reuters The coronavirus pandemic is killing hundreds of people in New York City each day. To accommodate the dead before...

Electricity use in the US has plummeted more over the past 3 weeks than it did during the entire 2008 recession - and economists say that's a more timely picture of this downturn's true impact

ELECTRICITY USE IN THE US HAS PLUMMETED MORE OVER THE PAST 3 WEEKS THAN IT DID DURING THE ENTIRE 2008 RECESSION - AND ECONOMISTS SAY THAT'S A MORE TIMELY PICTURE OF THIS DOWNTURN'S TRUE IMPACT

Associated Press Countrywide measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak have caused an economic toll, but economists say traditional...

 
 
 
'We are flattening the curve': Cuomo says shutdowns are working to curb the spread of the coronavirus, but it's 'not a time to get complacent'

'WE ARE FLATTENING THE CURVE': CUOMO SAYS SHUTDOWNS ARE WORKING TO CURB THE SPREAD OF THE CORONAVIRUS, BUT IT'S 'NOT A TIME TO GET COMPLACENT'

REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Coronavirus -related hospital admissions are slowing in New York, which Gov. Andrew Cuomo said is a sign that...

Truck drivers are quietly ruling America's highways as shelter-in-place orders force millions to stay home

TRUCK DRIVERS ARE QUIETLY RULING AMERICA'S HIGHWAYS AS SHELTER-IN-PLACE ORDERS FORCE MILLIONS TO STAY HOME

Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images Truck drivers are very happy you're working from home. Since the coronavirus has led state governments...

 
 
 
5 places where emergency powers meant to fight coronavirus could be abused

5 PLACES WHERE EMERGENCY POWERS MEANT TO FIGHT CORONAVIRUS COULD BE ABUSED

Associated Press Emergency-response efforts like that in reaction to the coronavirus pandemic often come with expansive powers for...

I'm a working mom in NYC whose family is functioning better than ever during the quarantine - here's how I've partnered with my husband to share the load

I'M A WORKING MOM IN NYC WHOSE FAMILY IS FUNCTIONING BETTER THAN EVER DURING THE QUARANTINE - HERE'S HOW I'VE PARTNERED WITH MY HUSBAND TO SHARE THE LOAD

Melissa.petro/Instagram Melissa Petro is a freelance writer living in New York City with her husband and their two small kids. She's...

 
 
 
Even though I lost 50% of my gigs in March, I'm still convinced that freelancing is more stable than a typical full-time job

EVEN THOUGH I LOST 50% OF MY GIGS IN MARCH, I'M STILL CONVINCED THAT FREELANCING IS MORE STABLE THAN A TYPICAL FULL-TIME JOB

MoMo Productions/Getty Images I've been freelancing for five years, and have focused on building a diverse clientele so that I'll always...

Millennials came limping out of the Great Recession with massive student debt and crippled finances. Here's what the generation is up against if the coronavirus triggers another recession

MILLENNIALS CAME LIMPING OUT OF THE GREAT RECESSION WITH MASSIVE STUDENT DEBT AND CRIPPLED FINANCES. HERE'S WHAT THE GENERATION IS UP AGAINST IF THE CORONAVIRUS TRIGGERS ANOTHER RECESSION

Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Business Insider The coronavirus pandemic has ignited fears of a global recession. In the week ending March...

 
 
 
US home loan applications drop to the lowest since 2015 as the coronavirus pandemic continues to weigh on the housing market

US HOME LOAN APPLICATIONS DROP TO THE LOWEST SINCE 2015 AS THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC CONTINUES TO WEIGH ON THE HOUSING MARKET

Tom Merton/Getty Images The US home loan purchase index fell 12% in the week ending April 3 to its lowest point since 2015, according...

Express Scripts is offering SilverCloud Health's line of mental healthcare tools for free

EXPRESS SCRIPTS IS OFFERING SILVERCLOUD HEALTH'S LINE OF MENTAL HEALTHCARE TOOLS FOR FREE

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Health Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story...

 
 
 
UK grocery chains add hundreds of thousands of delivery slots for online orders but admit that they still can't keep up with demand

UK GROCERY CHAINS ADD HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF DELIVERY SLOTS FOR ONLINE ORDERS BUT ADMIT THAT THEY STILL CAN'T KEEP UP WITH DEMAND

Photo by Liam McBurney/PA Images via Getty Images The online grocery sector in the UK is being pushed to its limits. Despite increasing...

In 2017, a journalist predicted that Trump's Hurricane Katrina would be 'a deadly pandemic.' He tells us why he made that prediction

IN 2017, A JOURNALIST PREDICTED THAT TRUMP'S HURRICANE KATRINA WOULD BE 'A DEADLY PANDEMIC.' HE TELLS US WHY HE MADE THAT PREDICTION

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images In 2017, Wired writer Steve Silberman predicted that "Trump's Katrina will be a deadly pandemic." A best-selling...