Silicon Valley is divided over Trump’s executive order to rein in social media

The tech industry reacted like much of America to President Trump’s executive order cracking down on social media companies—with deep division. “Our platforms have empowered a wide range of people and organizations from across the political spectrum, giving them a … Read more…

Home prices gained strength as coronavirus shut down economy in March, S&P Case-Shiller says

Home prices were still gaining steam in March, as the country began shutting down in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save … Read more…

UK’s Johnson outlines further relaxing of coronavirus lockdown amid calls to fire his top aide

From Monday, six people in England will now be able to meet up outside each other’s homes, so long as they comply with social-distancing requirements. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

Coronavirus turns financial advisers into grief counselors for families who lose loves ones

Most people would assume that financial planners only manage money. But advisers often see themselves as having a responsibility to help people manage their emotions. Financial planners are particularly active in this role lately, and not just because clients express … Read more…

Coronavirus turns financial advisers into grief counselors for families who lose loves ones

Most people would assume that financial planners only manage money. But advisers often see themselves as having a responsibility to help people manage their emotions. Financial planners are particularly active in this role lately, and not just because clients express … Read more…

Op-ed: People can change their minds, which is one big reason behind the market’s recovery

Pundits have railed against moving into equities too quickly, believing that consumers will remain reluctant to venture out for months, but the market may have discounted those sentiments. Commentary BEST DEAL UPDATE: Best of Web Pricing! Search 280+ weekly Flights … Read more…

Got a PPP loan but workers rejected your rehire offer? You might have to report them to unemployment

The federal government rolled out further forgiveness guidance on Paycheck Protection Program loans to small businesses last week, and it addresses a burning question entrepreneurs have had: Will I have my PPP forgiveness reduced if a worker I laid off … Read more…

Mortgage demand from homebuyers shows unexpectedly strong and quick recovery, as applications spike 9% from a year ago

It’s not as if the coronavirus pandemic has gone away, but after a sharp pullback, homebuyers are now piling back into the housing market much faster than expected. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your … Read more…

5.25.20 Walmart Express offers 2-hour delivery; Home prices are actually rising right now

Walmart just launched Walmart Express which promises 2-hour delivery. Many people assumed that home prices would fall as a result of the pandemic and increased unemployment. But home prices have actually gone up. Clark explains. Learn more about your ad … Read more…

Europe could target Silicon Valley with taxes to help it rebound from the coronavirus-fueled recession

As different governments deal with the greatest economic crisis since the Great Depression, they will need fresh cash to support their economies. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

‘It’s a sad day’ for Hong Kong protesters, but analyst says new law probably won’t hurt investors

While China’s new proposed security law for Hong Kong is terrible news for pro-democracy activists, it’s unlikely to have a significant impact on foreign companies and investors, according to an U.S.-based risk consultancy. Asia News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Another Stimulus Check? What Americans Need From The Latest Relief Package – Steve Forbes | Forbes

Forbes SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

Republican National Committee sues California to halt vote-by-mail for November general election

The Republican National Committee and other Republican groups have filed a lawsuit against California to stop the state from mailing absentee ballots to all voters ahead of the 2020 general election, a move that was made in response to the … Read more…

As states reopen, it’s a race against the clock for small businesses to pay bills and stay solvent

As states reopen, the focus has turned to whether smaller companies can find enough business to survive, preventing a wave of failures. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

UPDATE 5-Iranian fuel starts arriving in Venezuelan waters despite U.S. warning

The first of five Iranian tankers carrying fuel for gasoline-starved Venezuela entered the South American country’s exclusive economic zone on Saturday, despite a U.S. official’s warning that Washington was considering a response to the shipment. Reuters: Company News SPECIAL DISCOUNT … Read more…

SoftBank’s second Vision Fund hangs in the balance after the first one posted a record $18 billion loss

SoftBank billionaire Masayoshi Son said that he can’t ask for capital for Vision Fund 2 when Vision Fund 1 is performing badly. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Op-ed: Why minorities and workers with no college degree will have the hardest time getting jobs back

The Covid-19 pandemic is wiping out wage and employment gains made by America’s economically vulnerable — those without college degrees. And it will take them the longest to regain jobs. Commentary BEST DEAL UPDATE: Best of Web Pricing! Search 280+ … Read more…

Japan’s SpaceJet maker closes overseas sites, mulls cuts at home amid coronavirus squeeze

SpaceJet regional aircraft maker, Mitsubishi Aircraft, said it is closing overseas operations that employ hundreds of people and may cut staff at home after its parent company slashed the development budget for Japan’s first commercial aircraft in a century. Reuters: … Read more…

China abandons longstanding practice of setting GDP growth target amid coronavirus turmoil

China has abandoned its usual practice of setting a numerical target for economic growth this year due to the turmoil caused by the coronavirus pandemic, according to the text of Premier Li Keqiang’s annual policy address on Friday. “I would … Read more…

Jobless claims total 2.4 million, still elevated levels but a declining pace from previous weeks

The total, while still well above anything the nation had seen in pre-coronavirus America, represents the seventh straight week of a declining pace following the record peak of 6.9 million in late March. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: … Read more…

Home sales dropped nearly 18% in April, while decline in inventory pushed prices to a record high

The economic fallout from the coronavirus hit the housing market hard in April. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL … Read more…

Op-Ed: U.S. must guard against coronavirus medical shortages without resorting to nationalism

The U.S. of course must act to protect against drug and medical equipment shortages, but in a way that does not feed the flames of trade nationalism created by the current pandemic, writes Ambassador Henry A. Crumpton. Commentary BEST DEAL … Read more…

Why bond investors are willing to bet on money-losing Pemex after oil price crash

Mexico’s state-owned oil company Petroleos Mexicanos has seen investor sentiment improve in recent weeks despite sky-high debts, a slump in demand and no clear direction about how the government will turn the money-losing driller around. Reuters: Business News SPECIAL DISCOUNT … Read more…