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Health care workers on the front lines reveal what it's really like

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 16:45
Across the country, health care professionals have mobilized to treat patients suffering from the novel coronavirus, and many are doing so without adequate supplies and equipment.

American craft brewers were already in trouble. Then came coronavirus

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 16:40
America's craft brewers were headed for a rocky spell before the coronavirus pandemic. Now, many are worried their livelihoods could be doomed.

She brought her company from the brink of bankruptcy to the top of its game

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 16:10
Five years ago, chip maker AMD was bleeding money, laden with debt and staring down a potential bankruptcy. Then, Lisa Su took the helm.

Americans are panic buying food for their pets

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 15:14
Along with toilet paper, hand sanitizer and groceries, shoppers are stockpiling food and toys for their pets during the coronavirus crisis.

Apple makes coronavirus screening app in partnership with CDC

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 15:01
Apple on Friday released a website and an iOS app that allows users to screen themselves for coronavirus symptoms, marking another response to the pandemic by a major tech platform.

Zoom's 'overnight success' took 9 years

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 12:20
When you think of a social network, you probably imagine news feeds, birthday reminders and baby photos. But the social network of the moment -- the one that's currently getting more app downloads than either Snapchat or TikTok -- looks a little different: It's a videoconferencing service called Zoom, where many peoples' work and social lives now unfold.

Dr. Anthony Fauci: Trump's desire to reopen the country by Easter is an 'aspirational projection'

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 12:12
Dr. Anthony Fauci said that President Donald Trump was giving an "aspirational projection to give people some hope" when he floated reopening US businesses and getting Americans back to work by Easter, April 12.

Significant tornadoes are possible Saturday during a severe weather outbreak

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 10:32
A rapidly intensifying low-pressure system is forecast to bring unsettled weather Saturday afternoon. he likelihood of significant tornadoes increases with widespread severe storms stretching from the central portion of the country to the Great Lakes and the Northeast as we head into the weekend.

This Michelin-starred restaurant is now feeding people in need

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 09:40
Every restaurant and pub in the United Kingdom has been ordered to close as the country seeks to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus. On the outskirts of Birmingham, one award-winning restaurant is riding out the crisis by assisting people in need and accepting help from German supermarket chain Aldi.

Dyson is making 15,000 ventilators to fight the pandemic

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 07:37
Dyson has received an order from the UK government for 10,000 ventilators to support efforts by the country's National Health Service to treat coronavirus patients.

Coronavirus is crushing NYC's bar scene and its workers

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 07:22
On a typical Saturday night at 2 am, thousands of people are dancing inside the Brooklyn nightclub Elsewhere -- all while scores of bartenders, barbacks, bouncers, cleaners, lighting and sound designers are working to keep it running. But last Saturday night, and for the next unknown number of Saturday nights, Elsewhere was empty.