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The US Postal Service is on track to run out of money by June, and it could be a disaster for states trying to expand voting by mail

THE US POSTAL SERVICE IS ON TRACK TO RUN OUT OF MONEY BY JUNE, AND IT COULD BE A DISASTER FOR STATES TRYING TO EXPAND VOTING BY MAIL

The ongoing COVID-19 outbreak in the United States has plunged the US Postal Service into dire financial straits. It could severely...

Take a sneak peak at the NSO platform that dozens of countries are testing to track citizens infected with coronavirus - and that a privacy advocate warned us could lead to 'nefarious' uses

TAKE A SNEAK PEAK AT THE NSO PLATFORM THAT DOZENS OF COUNTRIES ARE TESTING TO TRACK CITIZENS INFECTED WITH CORONAVIRUS - AND THAT A PRIVACY ADVOCATE WARNED US COULD LEAD TO 'NEFARIOUS' USES

Companies and countries alike are desperately trying to track the spread of the coronavirus. Israeli technology firm NSO Group is piloting...

 
 
 
5 lessons I learned from relying on credit cards while I was unemployed

5 LESSONS I LEARNED FROM RELYING ON CREDIT CARDS WHILE I WAS UNEMPLOYED

In 2015, I was unemployed for six months and underemployed for another year. During that time, I relied heavily on credit cards to...

Billionaire Spanx founder Sara Blakely is loaning out her wedding dress to brides who lost thousands of dollars because of coronavirus cancellations

BILLIONAIRE SPANX FOUNDER SARA BLAKELY IS LOANING OUT HER WEDDING DRESS TO BRIDES WHO LOST THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS BECAUSE OF CORONAVIRUS CANCELLATIONS

Spanx founder Sara Blakely will loan her wedding dresses to 31 brides whose weddings have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Blakely...

 
 
 
I was out of work for months when the government shut down in 2018, and I learned 5 lessons I'm applying today

I WAS OUT OF WORK FOR MONTHS WHEN THE GOVERNMENT SHUT DOWN IN 2018, AND I LEARNED 5 LESSONS I'M APPLYING TODAY

In late 2018, I was furloughed from my staff job when the federal government shut down. The shutdown became the longest in history,...

15 surprising ways pollution could potentially affect your health

15 SURPRISING WAYS POLLUTION COULD POTENTIALLY AFFECT YOUR HEALTH

Researchers have found a link between exposure to air pollution and numerous health issues, such as an increased risk of stroke or...

 
 
 
US Transportation Department to airlines: Don't 'forget' to refund customers if a flight is canceled

US TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT TO AIRLINES: DON'T 'FORGET' TO REFUND CUSTOMERS IF A FLIGHT IS CANCELED

The US Department of Transportation issued an enforcement notice to airlines on Friday, warning them that they must offer refunds to...

Dow slides 361 points after the US economy loses far more jobs than expected in March

DOW SLIDES 361 POINTS AFTER THE US ECONOMY LOSES FAR MORE JOBS THAN EXPECTED IN MARCH

US stocks fell Friday after the March jobs report disappointed by a wider margin than expected, ending a record 113-month streak of...

 
 
 

JPMORGAN EXPECTS 7 MILLION AMERICANS WILL FILE FOR UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS NEXT WEEK - THE 3RD RECORD IN A ROW

JPMorgan estimates that 7 million Americans will file for unemployment benefits next week, according to a Friday note from economist...

The best foam mattresses

THE BEST FOAM MATTRESSES

With the variety of high-quality foam mattresses available online, you no longer have to visit a local showroom, lounge on a mattress...

 
 
 
Amazon could buy a company like Slack or Zoom to replace its own unpopular chat app Chime and get in on the flood of coronavirus-related customers, analysts say

AMAZON COULD BUY A COMPANY LIKE SLACK OR ZOOM TO REPLACE ITS OWN UNPOPULAR CHAT APP CHIME AND GET IN ON THE FLOOD OF CORONAVIRUS-RELATED CUSTOMERS, ANALYSTS SAY

Amazon's video conferencing and chat app Chime seems to be missing out on the surge of users flocking to Zoom and Slack amid the coronavirus...

Bernie Sanders aims 'to prevent the collapse of the economy' with new coronavirus spending priorities

BERNIE SANDERS AIMS 'TO PREVENT THE COLLAPSE OF THE ECONOMY' WITH NEW CORONAVIRUS SPENDING PRIORITIES

Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont is going on the offensive with a set of priorities he would like to see in the next coronavirus relief...

 
 
 
Volkswagen and its fabric supplier are donating 75,000 gowns and masks to New York City hospitals

VOLKSWAGEN AND ITS FABRIC SUPPLIER ARE DONATING 75,000 GOWNS AND MASKS TO NEW YORK CITY HOSPITALS

Volkswagen's fabric supplier, Faurecia, is pivoting production to focus on providing personal protective equipment to hospitals and...

Everything we know about the coronavirus stimulus checks that will pay many Americans up to $1,200 each

EVERYTHING WE KNOW ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS STIMULUS CHECKS THAT WILL PAY MANY AMERICANS UP TO $1,200 EACH

Part of the $2 trillion stimulus package from the US government is one-time cash payments of up to $1,200 to Americans who qualify. Those...

 
 
 
America's largest trucking companies won't reveal how - or if - they'll get their drivers home if they get coronavirus, and truckers are terrified

AMERICA'S LARGEST TRUCKING COMPANIES WON'T REVEAL HOW - OR IF - THEY'LL GET THEIR DRIVERS HOME IF THEY GET CORONAVIRUS, AND TRUCKERS ARE TERRIFIED

Truck drivers are becoming increasingly worried that they won't be able to get home if they get the coronavirus. Business Insider contacted...

Can homemade face masks help limit the spread of the coronavirus? Scientists can't agree, but here's what you need to know

CAN HOMEMADE FACE MASKS HELP LIMIT THE SPREAD OF THE CORONAVIRUS? SCIENTISTS CAN'T AGREE, BUT HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The White House may soon recommend that all Americans wear masks , and some US cities like Los Angeles and Laredo, Texas are fining...

 
 
 
The best backpacks

THE BEST BACKPACKS

Backpacks are perfect for anyone who commutes to work every day or just tends to carry a lot of gear with them when they go out. The...

Hobby Lobby is closing all stores and furloughing 'nearly all' employees without pay after it defied stay-at-home orders by quietly reopening locations around the nation

HOBBY LOBBY IS CLOSING ALL STORES AND FURLOUGHING 'NEARLY ALL' EMPLOYEES WITHOUT PAY AFTER IT DEFIED STAY-AT-HOME ORDERS BY QUIETLY REOPENING LOCATIONS AROUND THE NATION

Hobby Lobby is closing all of its stores nationwide and furloughing most of its employees without pay, according to a statement shared...

 
 
 
How to help people who have the coronavirus, healthcare workers fighting the disease, people who have lost their jobs, businesses that have had to shut down, and more

HOW TO HELP PEOPLE WHO HAVE THE CORONAVIRUS, HEALTHCARE WORKERS FIGHTING THE DISEASE, PEOPLE WHO HAVE LOST THEIR JOBS, BUSINESSES THAT HAVE HAD TO SHUT DOWN, AND MORE

The COVID-19 pandemic has stormed the globe, leaving millions of people sick, unemployed, and struggling for protective resources. But...

As NYC healthcare workers battle the coronavirus, 2 top Mount Sinai execs are reportedly waiting out the crisis in their Florida vacation homes

AS NYC HEALTHCARE WORKERS BATTLE THE CORONAVIRUS, 2 TOP MOUNT SINAI EXECS ARE REPORTEDLY WAITING OUT THE CRISIS IN THEIR FLORIDA VACATION HOMES

Two executives from Mount Sinai Health Systems, one of New York City's most prominent hospital networks, are reportedly sheltering...

 
 
 



Mulan, Black Widow and more Disney and Marvel films given new release dates...

Mulan, Black Widow and more Disney and Marvel films given new release dates amid coronavirus

Black Widow and Mulan are massively delayed Mulan , Black Widow and a number of other upcoming Disney and Marvel films have been given new release dates by Disney . But be... Read more ...

Kennedy Granddaughter and Her 8-Year-Old Son Missing After Canoeing Accident

Kennedy Granddaughter and Her 8-Year-Old Son Missing After Canoeing Accident

Robert F. Kennedy's granddaughter Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean and her 8-year-old son Gideon are missing after a canoeing accident in Chesapeake Bay. According to the Anne... Read more ...

Anthony Joshua vs Kubrat Pulev postponed amid coronavirus crisis

Anthony Joshua vs Kubrat Pulev postponed amid coronavirus crisis

Anthony Joshua was due to defend his world heavyweight title against Kubrat Pulev at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on June 20 but the fight will now take place at a later date Read more ...

Anthony Yarde announces grandmother dies of coronavirus just six days after...

Anthony Yarde announces grandmother dies of coronavirus just six days after father passes

Anthony Yarde has lost both his father and grandmother to the coronavirus in the past week. Read more ...

Mary Berry's easy Easter: Roast leg of lamb

Mary Berry's easy Easter: Roast leg of lamb

You can still make the holiday a very special one - try Mary Berry's simple but scrumptious recipes and her tips for making the most of what's in your larder. Pictured, roast... Read more ...

Soul legend Bill Withers dies

Soul legend Bill Withers dies

The singer, responsible for hits including Lean on Me, Lovely Day, Just the Two of Us, and Ain't No Sunshine, died on Monday from heart complications. Read more ...

Prime Day 2020: Amazon reportedly delaying sales event due to COVID-19

Prime Day 2020: Amazon reportedly delaying sales event due to COVID-19

Amazon has held a massive sales event every July for the past few years, but this year, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, it might be postponed. The online retailer is... Read more ...

Donald Trump asks people to start wearing face coverings to stop spread of...

Donald Trump asks people to start wearing face coverings to stop spread of coronavirus

Donald Trump, pictured Friday, has now recommended Americans wear face coverings such as scarves to try and stop the spread of coronavirus Donald Trump has asked Americans to... Read more ...

Princess Eugenie's in-laws diagnosed with coronavirus - George,71, in...

Princess Eugenie's in-laws diagnosed with coronavirus - George,71, in 'serious condition'

PRINCESS EUGENIE's mother-in-law and father-in-law have been diagnosed with coronavirus with George Brooksbank, 71, understood to have been placed in intensive care. Read more ...

Selena Gomez opens up about bipolar disorder for first time

Selena Gomez opens up about bipolar disorder for first time

Selena Gomez has talked about her bipolar disorder for the first time as she spoke to her fans and Miley Cyrus Read more ...