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Coronavirus
- California COVID-19 Cases Top 500,000 As Global Total Nears 18 Million: Live Update
- Houston Mayor Orders $250 Fines For People Who Refuse To Wear Masks

Business/Economics
- ByteDance, Microsoft Break Off TikTok Deal Talks
- U.S. dollar net shorts soar to highest in nine years: CFTC, Reuters
- US Printed More Money in One Month Than in Two Centuries
- More Than 60% Of Global Debt Now Yields Less Than 1%
- Morgan Stanley: Brace For A Spike In Inflation As Congress Is Now In The Money Supply Driver’s Seat
- BP Slashes Dividend For First Time In Decade On Dismal Energy Demand Outlook
- The Endless Melt Up: Gold And Silver Soar, Global Stocks Turn Green For 2020; Apple $2 Trillion Any Second
- Another 1.2 million Americans filed for first-time unemployment benefits last week
- US economy added 1.8 million jobs in July but still down nearly 13 million jobs during the pandemic

Gold/Precious metals
- A Record Amount Of Physical Gold Was Just Delivered On COMEX, Here's Why
- Gold surges past $2,000 an ounce for the first time

Government/Politics
- Democrats Urging Biden Not To Debate Trump
- Trump Renomination Closed To The Public And Press
- Trump Signs Executive Order Banning TikTok, WeChat
- White House Moves To De-List Chinese Companies From American Stock Exchanges
- White House rejects Democrats' offer for $2 trillion stimulus price tag

Global
- Severe flooding displaces millions in China and Bangladesh as the monsoon wreaks havoc
- At least 50 killed, hundreds hurt in massive blast in Beirut
- WATCH huge mushroom-like cloud cover Beirut’s docks area after ‘fireworks depot’ explodes
- Massive warehouse explosion rocks Beirut, causing thousands of injuries and widespread damage
- European Funds Post Stunning $835 Billion In Trading Losses For First Half Of 2020
- "He Abandoned The Deadly Cargo": Meet The Mysterious Businessman At Center Of The Beirut Blast Saga
- Up To 300,000 Left Homeless In Beirut After Blast Collapsed Walls Miles Away

Crime
- NYPD: Shootings and murders rose dramatically in July

Money/Currency
- America's Coin Shortage Is Getting Worse

Weather
- Millions Without Power, Isaias Unleashes Twisters Across East Coast

Posted: 2020-08-08 08:29:36

Coronavirus
- Trump national security adviser O'Brien tests positive for coronavirus
- Masks Aren't Enough: Dr. Fauci Says People Should "Probably Use Eye Shields" To Protect Against COVID-19
- Herman Cain, former GOP presidential candidate, dies at 74 due to COVID-19

Business/Economics
- The Message Behind Gold’s Rally: The World Economy Is in Trouble
- The Virus Turns Midtown Into a Ghost Town, Causing an Economic Crisis
- Fed Stimulus Has Created The "Cobra Effect"
- Las Vegas Casinos Are Making Another Round Of Brutal Furloughs And Layoffs
- U.S. economy suffers titanic 32.9% plunge in 2nd quarter
- US Q2 GDP Crashes By A Record 32.9%, Worse Than Great Depression
- Initial Jobless Claims was above a million last week for the nineteenth straight week, and rose for the second week in a row
- 10-year Treasury yield plunged to its lowest in 234 years, says Deutsche Bank
- US GDP Seen Rebounding 11.9% In Q3 By Atlanta Fed
- A Quarter Of All Household Income In The US Now Comes From The Government

Gold/Precious metals
- What's Changed To Cause The Gold And Silver Breakout?
- A Record 170 Tons Of Physical Gold Were Just Delivered On The COMEX: Here's Why
- Spot Gold Soars To Record High As Dollar Freefall Accelerates

Government/Politics
- US agents enter Chinese consulate compound in Houston after deadline for closure passes
- Officials Push U.S.-China Relations Toward Point of No Return
- GOP Reach Agreement On COVID-19 Relief; $600 Unemployment Boost Becomes 70% 'Wage Replacement'; Pelosi Pops Fuse

Global
- Worst Flooding in Decades Raises Concerns Over China’s Three Gorges Dam
- Eurozone: Worst GDP Contraction In History

Protests/Riots
- Federal Agents Push Into Portland Streets, Stretching Limits of Their Authority
- Protests Erupt Across Country; Black Militia Member Accidentally Shoots Comrades In Park
- Police declare riot at Seattle protests, make arrests
- Tear gas fired again; Portland protest standoff continues
- US protests: More riots and lawlessness in cities across nation
- Peaceful protests and violent clashes erupted this weekend. Here's what happened in 6 cities

Posted: 2020-07-31 21:18:57

Coronavirus
- Barcelona back under lockdown as virus cases surge
- Israel to remain closed to foreign visitors until at least September
- World virus cases top 15M; US labs buckle amid testing surge

Business/Economics
- Not extending $600 unemployment benefit 'would be a catastrophe,' say former Fed Chairs Bernanke and Yellen
- This is the last week of $600 unemployment benefits
- "Pent-Up Supply" Floods San Francisco Housing Market, Most Since Housing Bust
- The Real Unemployment Rate Is 21%... And Heading Higher
- United Posts Record $2.6BN Loss As Revenue Plunges 87%; 6,000 Employees Agree To Quit
- As debt climbs to record $27 trillion, Congress says it's not time to turn off stimulus spending
- Yelps says more than half of restaurants temporarily closed are now permanently shuttered
- Sick of working from home? Work at a hotel instead
- Permanent business closures are on the rise: Morning Brief
- New signs show the economic rebound is skidding as coronavirus cases surge
- U.S. Initial Unemployment Claims Rose to 1.4 Million Last Week
- U.S. new jobless benefit claims rise for first time since late March
- Volume of option trades surpassed that of ordinary shares
- Eviction Moratorium Expires Today, Putting Millions Of Renters At Risk
- Schlumberger Cuts 21,000 Jobs Amid Historic Oil Downturn

Government/Politics
- Pentagon Sidesteps Trump to Ban the Confederate Flag
- US orders closure of Chinese consulate in Houston
- Houston Police Respond To Suspected Document Burning At Chinese Consulate
- China's Global Times Warns Retaliation For Houston Consulate Closure Will Cause US "Real Pain"
- Trump announces increase in federal law enforcement in more U.S. cities
- China tells US to close Chengdu consulate in growing spat
- Congress set for brawl as unemployment cliff looms

Protests
- Federal Agents Unleash Militarized Crackdown on Portland
- U.S. Marshals Are Accused Of Gestapo-Like Tactics In Portland, Prompting Fears
- Mayor of Portland to Trump: Get your troops out of the city
- Portland Mayor Tear-Gassed Amid Protests Over Federal Agents
- Workers protest racial inequality on day of national strike

Crime
- Federal judge's son, 20, is shot dead and her criminal defense attorney husband is critically injured after a gunman disguised as a FedEx driver ambushed their home - four days after she was assigned a case linked to Jeffrey Epstein

Race
- New Poll Shows More White Americans Now Oppose Black Lives Matter Than Support

Money/Currency
- A bank is paying people to bring in their spare change to help local businesses amid the coin shortage
- The US Mint is literally begging for spare change

Gold/Precious metals
- Spot Gold Tops $1,900 For First Time Since 2011
- One Bank Warns Buying Gold Is The Only Hedge Left For The "Great Debasement"

Prepping
- 50 Things You Should Get Right Now To Prepare For The Chaotic Events Of The Next 12 Months

Space
- China declares first solo Mars mission launch a success days ahead of U.S. attempt to reach the Red Planet

Posted: 2020-07-25 06:46:34

Coronavirus
- Cases of coronavirus disease surging along Georgia’s coast
- Lockdowns Return Across India As COVID-19 Cases Near 1 Million: Live Updates
- Walmart Will Require All Customers To Wear Masks Starting July 20
- Kohl's to require shoppers wear masks starting Monday at stores nationwide, following Walmart, Sam's Club, Kroger
- Mask mandates catch on as states, businesses try to bypass a toxic debate
- Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt tests positive for coronavirus
- California Orders Bars, Gyms & Indoor Dining To Close In Biggest COVID-19 Reopening Rollback Yet: Live Updates

Business/Economy
- US Recovery Stalls As Pandemic 'Second Wave' Threatens To Unleash Double-Dip Recession
- Mission Accomplished? S&P 500 Goes Green For The Year
- Covid-19 Is Bankrupting American Companies at a Relentless Pace
- The Sinking Titanic's Great Pumps Finally Fail
- Monthly U.S. Budget Deficit Soared to Record $864 Billion in June
- ‘I Can’t Keep Doing This:’ Small-Business Owners Are Giving Up
- Elon Musk is now worth more than Warren Buffett as Tesla stock continues to break records
- Delta loses $7 billion in second quarter
- Wells CEO Is "Extremely Disappointed" With First Quarterly Loss Since 2008; Massive Dividend Cut
- It Starts: Mortgage Delinquencies Suddenly Soar At Record Pace
- Over 50 Million Americans Have Now Filed For First-Time Jobless Benefits Since Lockdowns Began
- Weekly jobless claims rise by more than 1 million for 17th straight week

Global
- Chinese Military Exercises Threaten To Invade Taiwan
- Worst China Stocks Selloff Since February Caps Brutal Reversal

Politics
- Kanye West Is Reportedly Pulling Out Of Presidential Race After Polling At Just 2% In National Survey

Schools
- Los Angeles and San Diego Schools to Go Online-Only in the Fall
- Atlanta, L.A., San Diego to keep schools closed

Local
- North Point Ministries suspends in-person services until 2021
- DeKalb Schools seems set for delayed start to school year

Crime/law enforcement
- Police RAID house of gun-toting St. Louis lawyer couple and confiscate the AR-15 brandished during confrontation with Black Lives Matter protesters outside their home

Sports
- Redskins to Drop Name, Yielding to Pressure From Sponsors and Activists

Money
- Coin Shortage Strikes Walmart, Customers Required To Pay With Card At Self-Checkout

Food
- There Are Already Nationwide Shortages Of Aluminum Cans, Soda, Flour, Canned Soup, Pasta, & Rice

Prepping
- Here’s What 75 Preppers Learned During the Lockdown

Sports
- Washington Redskins "Retire" Hurtful Name & Logo, Will Reveal New Name Later

Posted: 2020-07-18 08:20:12

Coronavirus
- Surging coronavirus cases frustrate health experts
- ‘The surge is here’: Houston hospitals deal with coronavirus spike
- Stanford Doc: COVID Fatality Rate For People Under 45 Is "Almost 0%"
- Atlanta Mayor Announces Positive COVID Test Hours After Governor Declares State Of Emergency
- Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for coronavirus
- University System of Georgia to require masks in classrooms after all
- Ferocious US surge adds 1 million new coronavirus cases in 28 days to hit 3 million
- Growing chorus pushes for renewed shutdown orders

Economy/Business
- Fleet Sales To Plunge 56% In June, Pressuring US Auto Market Further
- Manhattan Apartment Sales Plummet, Worst In Three Decades
- Macy's to cut thousands of positions in restructuring
- Quibi Squandered $2BN On Its Vision For "TV In Your Pocket": Here's How It All Went Horribly Wrong
- Broke Brothers - Oldest US Men's Retailer Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
- The ugly truth about millions of American jobs: They are not coming back
- New Jobless Claims Come In Above 1 Million for the 16th Consecutive Week
- Almost 50 Million Americans Have Now Filed For First-Time Jobless Benefits Since Lockdowns Began

Global
- Robinhood Envy: China Tells Its Population To Flood Into Stocks In Repeat Of 2015 Bubble
- 'We're next': Hong Kong security law sends chills through Taiwan
- Iran Sees 6th Deadly 'Mystery' Explosion In Weeks At Industrial Zone Near Tehran
- British government says it will pick up half the checks at restaurants to help boost economy

Politics
- Rapper Kanye West announces U.S. presidential bid on Twitter
- Trump the victim: President complains in private

Race
- CNN's Don Lemon Claims Black-On-Black Violence Has Nothing To Do With Black Lives Matter

Protests/Riots
- Baltimore Protesters Tear Down Christopher Columbus Statue, Dump It In The Harbor
- Thousands rally across Australia in Black Lives Matter protests
- Portland police declare ‘riot’ again – as city sees 38th straight day of unrest
- Predominantly Black armed protesters march through Confederate memorial park in Georgia
- #BlackoutDay2020 is today. Here's what you need to know

Local
- Downtown Atlanta's Centennial Olympic Park Closed 'Indefinitely'

Crime/Law enforcement
- Citing violent crime in Atlanta, Georgia governor declares state of emergency and calls up National Guard
- Violence erupts in Chicago: 67 shot, 13 killed, including a 7-year-old girl, over July 4th weekend
- Violent Crime Is Surging Dramatically In Major Cities All Over America

Money/Currency
- Money talks: U.S. town prints own currency to boost coronavirus relief

Gold/Precious metals
- https://www.zerohedge.com/markets/gold-spikes-back-above-1800-after-bostics-downbeat-comments

Sports
- Ivy League Cancels All Fall Sports On Pandemic Fears Through 2020
- Wimbledon to Pay Prize Money to All 620 Players Who Would've Qualified for Field

Posted: 2020-07-11 13:01:55

Coronavirus
- Confirmed cases hit 10 million
- Not wearing a mask can cost you $50 in South Beach under new COVID crackdown
- Coronavirus cases are rising in 40 of 50 US states
- These are the states requiring people to wear masks when out in public

Economy/Business
- US Pending Home Sales Explode By Record In May... Back To 2001 Levels
- WarnerMedia to Sell Atlanta’s CNN Center, Sidesteps Threat of Impending Layoffs
- Nearly half the U.S. population is without a job, showing how far the labor recovery has to go
- Cirque du Soleil files for bankruptcy protection, terminates 3,500
- Dow Soars To Best Quarter Since '87 As Fed Balance Sheet Explodes
- Despite National Lockdown & Sales Collapse, US Home Prices Accelerated For 9th Straight Month In April
- 'Great Job Numbers' Trump Booms As Payrolls Soar By Record 4.8 Million, Crushing Expectations
- US unemployment falls to 11%, but new shutdowns are underway
- Unemployment rate at 11.1% in June, another 1.4 million workers filed jobless claims last week
- Fed's Balance Sheet Shrinks For Third Consecutive Week

Global
- Zimbabwe Shutters Stock Exchange, Blocks All Mobile Money Payments As Currency Collapses
- 83 Tons Of Fake Gold Bars: Gold Market Rocked By Massive China Counterfeiting Scandal
- India Bans 59 Chinese Apps Including TikTok Over "Privacy & Sovereignty" Violations
- Chinese President Xi Signs National Security Law For Hong Kong

Protests/Marches
- Couple draw guns at crowd heading to St. Louis mayor’s home

Race
- Mississippi set to remove Confederate emblem from its flag

Money
- Meijer Stops Accepting Cash As Nationwide Coin Shortage Erupts
- "Panic-Driven Hoarding Of Bank Notes": People Aren't Abandoning Cash During The Pandemic, They're Socking It Away

Police/Law enforcement
- Why no outrage? Atlanta shootings surge, but it’s not the cops
- Jeffrey Epstein Confidante Ghislaine Maxwell Arrested on Sex Abuse Charges

Sports
- Novak Djokovic and the Adria Tour: the exhibition event that shocked tennis

Gold/Precious metals
- 83 Tons Of Fake Gold Bars: Gold Market Rocked By Massive China Counterfeiting Scandal
- Gold Smashes Above $1800 For First Time Since 2011

Posted: 2020-07-04 14:38:06

Coronavirus
- Coronavirus pandemic accelerating, warns WHO head
- World's No. 1 tennis player Novak Djokovic tests positive for coronavirus after hosting tournament
- Virus Surges Across U.S., Throwing Reopenings Into Disarray
- U.S. records most daily coronavirus cases since April: ‘We are in deep trouble’
- States retreat as confirmed virus cases hit all-time high
- The CDC Lost Control Of The Coronavirus Pandemic. Then The Agency Disappeared.

Business/Economics
- I, Who Hates Shorting, Just Shorted the Entire Stock Market. Here’s Why
- There is a nationwide coin shortage
- The Latest Pandemic Shortage: Coins Are The New Toilet Paper
- Default Wave Arrives: Weekly Bankruptcy Filings Suddenly Soar Most In 11 Years
- Mortgage Delinquencies Surge To Nine-Year High
- The Second Great Depression
- The TVIX ETF Is Getting Delisted: Here Are The Three Implications For Markets
- Bayer paying up to $10.9B to settle Monsanto weedkiller case
- SoftBank Chairman Masayoshi Son Steps Down From Alibaba Board After 15 Years
- Wirecard Shares Plummet 80% After Company Files For Insolvency Proceedings
- Cash for coins: QuikTrip will take your pocket change
- Wirecard, the disgraced German payments firm backed by Softbank, files for insolvency over €1.3B in loans coming due
- Another 1.38 million new jobless claims predicted. Why aren’t they falling faster?
- Q1 GDP Unchanged At -5.0% In Final Revision As Corporate Profits Tumbled 12.3%
- Fed's Balance Sheet Shrinks For Second Consecutive Week
- "Historic Decline" Seen In April World Trade Volumes As V-Shaped Narrative Implodes
- A Quarter Of All Personal Income In The US Now Comes From The Government
- American Airlines will book flights to full capacity
- Microsoft to permanently close all of its retail stores
- Coca-Cola pauses advertising on all social media platforms globally
- Half of U.S. homeowners struggle with mortgage due to COVID-19, consider selling home

Global
- Austria's 100-Year Bond Sale Is 8x Oversubscribed
- Canada Loses Its AAA Rating

Politics
- Trump Campaign Cancels Plans to Address ‘Overflow Crowd’ Because Not Enough People Showed Up
- Trump back in rally form in Tulsa, but the promised crowd doesn't show
- Trump's campaign was trolled by TikTok users in Tulsa

Demonstrations/March
- The March on Atlanta One Race Movement
- Leader of Seattle's 'autonomous zone' says many protesters are leaving
- Seattle CHOP Leaders Claim "Success", Urge Protesters To Go Home, Continue "Struggle" Online
- Capitol Hill Occupied Protest (Official Account) Twitter account closed

Police/Crime
- Minneapolis police chief calls George Floyd’s death a murder
- Grand Jury Indicts All 3 Suspects In Ahmaud Arbery Murder
- Your barber has more training than your police force
- ‘No Hate Crime’: FBI Determines ‘Noose’ in Bubba Wallace’s Garage to Be a Rope Handle

Monuments
- All the Monuments to Racism That Have Been Torched, Occupied, or Removed
- Confederate, Columbus statues destroyed across US amid protests
- Statues of Junipero Serra, Ulysses S. Grant toppled at Golden Gate Park
- Trump threatens prison time after protesters attempt to topple Andrew Jackson statue near White House

US
- It's not just you -- there's a sudden wave of fireworks exploding in cities across the US

Weather
- ‘Godzilla dust cloud’ from Sahara heads for US bringing ‘worst air pollution in 50 years’ after swamping the Caribbean
- Live Earth Satellite
- The Arctic is on fire: Siberian heat wave alarms scientists

Earthquake
- Powerful 7.4-magnitude earthquake rocks Mexico; at least six dead

Pests
- 'Astonishing' huge swarm of locusts sweeps through farmland and ruins crops in Argentina

Posted: 2020-06-26 22:57:44

Coronavirus
- South Carolina Reports 4th Straight Record Jump As COVID-19 Cases Surge Across The South: Live Updates
- ‘Shameful, not cool, a sign of weakness’: Men are less likely to wear face masks to protect against coronavirus, study finds
- As coronavirus returns, Beijingers face disruption, anxiety
- As Coronavirus Returns to Beijing, Schools Shut and Flights Are Halted
- Brazil Coronavirus Total Tops 1 Million, Second Only To US

Economics/Business
- "Powell Is Now Helpless": Even A Modest Market Wobble Threatens To Devastate The Real Economy
- The Fed Has Monetized All Treasury Issuance In 2020
- 24 Hour Fitness Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
- Stocks stage biggest turnaround in 3 months to end higher as Fed pledges to buy more corporate bonds
- Quaker Oats to end ‘Aunt Jemima’ brand to promote racial equality
- Fed chair warns of 'significant uncertainty' around US recovery
- The Retail Daytrading Euphoria Has Finally Peaked: Here Come The Sellers
- AT&T confirms thousands of job cuts, 250 store closings
- 'Pandemic pricing' is here. Rents are dropping across the US
- Papa Powell Sees “Tremendous Human and Economic Hardship” (No V-Shaped Recovery)
- Hertz stock halted for pending news as SEC has 'concerns' about stock sale
- Americans Skip Millions of Loan Payments as Coronavirus Takes Economic Toll
- Jobless claims dip to 1.51 million in mid-June, but layoffs remain stubbornly high
- Almost 46 Million Americans Have Now Filed For Unemployment Claims Since Lockdowns Began
- Labor Recovery Stalls, Benefits Not Paid, Massive Unemployment Lines In Kentucky
- Cream Of Wheat Becomes Fourth Brand In 24 Hours To Revisit Packaging Over Racist Origins
- Every CEO And Leader That Stepped Down Since Black Lives Matter Protests Began
- Hertz seeking bankruptcy loan after stock sale fizzled

Government/Politics
- Justices rule LGBT people protected from job discrimination
- 'I made Juneteenth very famous': Trump takes credit for holiday celebrating Emancipation Proclamation
- Trump presidency in turmoil after bombshell book, Supreme Court vote

Protest/Riots
- Republic Of CHAZ Begins Reparations; White Participants Pressured To Give Blacks $10 Each
- CNN Camera Crew Attacked Outside Atlanta Wendy’s as Rioters Burn It
- 36 arrested, Wendy’s burned after protests over Atlanta police shooting
- ‘All Black Lives Matter’ Painted On Hollywood Street In Honor Of Pride Month, Push For Racial Equality
- White Woman Filmed Setting Fire To Atlanta Wendy's After Latest Police Killing
- Seattle’s anarchist utopia breaks down, residents report ‘screams of terror’ on the streets
- Protesters pull down statue of Confederate Gen. Albert Pike in DC

Police
- NAACP Demands Atlanta Chief Resign Over Latest Police Killing Of Unarmed Black Man
- Erika Shields steps aside after 3½ years as APD chief
- Officer Fired, Police Chief Steps Down, Wendy's Set Ablaze After Atlanta Shooting
- Atlanta officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks has been terminated
- African Americans 'probably ought to be' shot more by police, a top Tulsa officer said
- Several Minneapolis Police Officers Quit Amid Lack of Support, Low Morale Following George Floyd's Death
- Entire police SWAT team in Florida resigns after chief takes knee with protesters
- Police Officers All Over America Are Quitting Their Jobs Because Of The George Floyd Protests
- Police killing of Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta ruled a homicide
- Three NYPD Officers "Intentionally Poisoned" With Bleach At Manhattan Shake Shack; Company Responds
- Johns Creek investigating police chief after Facebook post on Black Lives Matter
- Georgia cop gets nickname ‘Officer Karen’ after crying over her botched McDonald’s order in viral video
- ‘Higher than usual number’ of Atlanta officers call out of work
- Atlanta Mayor Bottoms: Our Police Morale ‘Is Down Tenfold’ – ‘Streets Won’t Be any Less Safe’ Because of Officers Calling out
- As Atlanta Police Protest, Is “Blue Flu” The Next Pandemic?
- California: half-brother of black man found hanged killed in police shooting

Global
- In Germany, a Smorgasbord of Causes Results in One Vast Protest March
- Taiwan warns off intruding Chinese aircraft for fourth time in nine days
- A Crisis Is Brewing Between India and China. But This Time There Is a Big Difference.
- North Korea ‘to mass troops near border’ and slams ‘mongrel dog’ South Korea after blowing up ’embassy’ building

Technology
- GitHub to replace "master" with alternative term to avoid slavery references

Media
- Google Demonetizes Zero Hedge

Culture
- Not Everyone In Hollywood Supports Cancel Culture: Some Harsh Words for the PC Crowd

Military
- Navy Upholds Ouster of Carrier Captain After Furor Over Outbreak

Posted: 2020-06-20 23:05:35

Coronavirus
- Coronavirus hospitalizations rise sharply in several states following Memorial Day
- Dr Fauci admits coronavirus has become his 'worst nightmare' and 'it is not close to over yet' as infections near 2 million in the US with more than 110,000 dead
- Masks to be compulsory in Spain until virus 'permanently' defeated: Health Minister
- 19 states see rising coronavirus cases and Arizona is asking its hospitals to activate emergency plans
- Coronavirus update: Global infections climb above 7.2 million as health experts question WHO statement on asymptomatic carriers
- Furious Backlash in Brazil After Ministry Withholds Coronavirus Data
- Study: People With Type O Blood Less Likely to Test Positive for Coronavirus
- Texas Reports Record Jump In COVID-19 Infections As US Total Tops 2 Million: Live Updates
- Lawmaker asks if ‘colored population’ not washing their hands as well as others behind COVID rates
- Grocery chain makes coronavirus face coverings mandatory for customers
- Is it safe to go swimming during the coronavirus pandemic?
- Florida sees biggest number of coronavirus cases in one day since outbreak began

Business/Economics
- The Longest Expansion In History Is Officially Over: The US Entered Recession In February, NBER Finds
- Reebok And Athletes Cut Ties With CrossFit Over Founder Greg Glassman’s George Floyd Tweet
- A Crash in the Dollar Is Coming
- Nasdaq Soars Above 10k For First Time As Retail Rampage Continues
- CrossFit CEO steps down after inflammatory George Floyd comments
- Fed Officials Project No Rate Increases Through 2022
- Federal Debt Tops $26 Trillion for First Time; Jumps $2 Trillion in Just 63 Days
- Dovish Fed sees no interest-rate hikes for years, will keep buying assets
- Over 1.5M Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week, as pace of layoffs slows
- Fed says it will keep stimulus coming for years
- Tesla Trades Over $1,000 For The First Time
- Musk tweets 'lol' at stock market
- Apartment rents plummet in the city's most expensive neighborhoods, including Buckhead and Midtown
- Stocks Crash, Hit By Biggest Sell Program On Record; Retail Favorites Implode
- Stocks suffer their worst day since March, with the Dow plunging more than 1,800 points
- Bankrupt Hertz wants to sell up to $1 billion in stock

Politics
- Colin Powell endorses Biden, says Trump is a liar and a danger to the nation
- Minneapolis City Council members intend to defund and dismantle the city's police department
- CNN Poll: Trump losing ground to Biden amid chaotic week
- Seattle mayor tells Trump to 'go back to your bunker' after he criticizes her handling of protests
- Chairman of Joint Chiefs Milley says he was wrong to play a role in Trump photo-op at Lafayette Square
- Pelosi wants 11 Confederate statues removed from Capitol

Protests/Riots/Race
- Protesters have been marching for nearly two weeks and crowds have only gotten bigger
- Washington, DC paints a giant 'Black Lives Matter' message on the road to the White House
- Americans Are More Troubled by Police Actions in Killing of George Floyd Than by Violence at Protests, Poll Finds
- Police chief blames pastors for contributing to national unrest
- Seattle Protesters Storm City Hall After Running Cops Out Of Precinct, Establishing "Autonomous Zone"
- Seattle protesters take City Hall, declare police-free autonomous zone, demand mayor resign
- Everyone Who’s Lost Their Job During the Racism Reckoning of 2020
- Christopher Columbus Statue Beheaded In Boston; Another Toppled & Torched In Richmond
- NASCAR bans Confederate flag at all events and properties
- 18 murders in 24 hours: Inside the most violent day in 60 years in Chicago
- Jefferson Davis statue torn down in Richmond, Virginia
- Seattle "Autonomous Zone" Now Has A "Heavily-Armed" Warlord; Trump Dunks On "Clueless" Governor
- Confederate statues are coming down following George Floyd's death. Here's what we know

Police
- Las Cruces police officer fired and charged after fatally choking a man during an arrest, police say
- The cities, states and countries finally putting an end to police neck restraints
- Move Against Police Chokeholds Gains Steam
- The ‘Defund The Police’ Movement Is Sweeping The Country. Here’s What It Really Means.
- New Poll: 80 Percent Want to Keep, Increase Police Funding

World
- "Triple Threat": COVID-19, Ebola, Measles Outbreak In Congo
- Toppled statue of 17th-century slave trader fished out of British harbor, taken to 'secure location'

US
- With no public bathrooms, the Big Apple is now ‘the Big Toilet’

Local
- Georgia police chief under fire for personal Facebook post
- ‘A hot, flaming mess’: Georgia primary beset by chaos, long lines

Media
- Stan Wischnowski resigns as The Philadelphia Inquirer’s top editor
- TV Networks Unplug 'Cops' After 31 Years Amid Nationwide Protests
- 'Gone with the Wind' pulled from HBO Max until it can return with 'historical context'

Gold/Precious metals
- Gold Becomes Lifeline During India Credit Crunch
- A Scramble for Gold Is Redrawing the Map of the Market

Plagues
- A ‘Biblical’ Plague Of Locusts Has Put Millions On The Brink Of Famine: “We Have Never, Ever Seen What We Have In The Last Six Months”

Food
- More Food Shortages Loom With Outbreaks at 60 U.S Plants
- Groceries were hard to find for millions. Now it's getting even worse

Posted: 2020-06-13 10:48:34

Coronavirus
- The C.D.C. Waited ‘Its Entire Existence for This Moment.’ What Went Wrong?

Business/Economics
- Target Closes 175 Stores Nationwide In Wake Of George Floyd Protests, Looting
- Restaurant Chains That Won’t Make It Through the Year
- The stock market isn’t reflecting reality... yet, warns Citigroup
- Retailers, Battered by Pandemic, Now Confront Protests
- Pier 1 is officially going out of business
- Corporate America Sides With The Looters
- ADP Employment Data Massively Beats Expectations
- April Factory Orders Crash By The Most In American History
- ADP Employment Data Massively Beats Expectations
- US black-white inequality in 6 stark charts
- Nearly 43 million Americans have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic
- "We Still Expect To Be Paid" - America's Largest Mall Operator Sues Gap For $70M In Back-Rent
- Jobless claims, total unemployment level worse than expected
- U.S. unemployment fell to 13.3% in May and the economy added 2.5 million jobs, a surprising upswing after pandemic-related declines.
- 3 Reasons to Pause Before Celebrating Today's Surprising Jobs Numbers

Protests/Riots
- Donald Trump puts Army on four hour notice to deploy to US streets for first time since LA riots in 1992 as 19-year-old demonstrator is shot dead in Detroit and Minneapolis erupts for fourth night
- CNN Center in Atlanta damaged during protests
- George Floyd protests spread nationwide
- Nationwide Chaos: NYPD Precinct Attacked, CNN Vandalized, Treasury Breached As Mayors Beg For Calm
- Pentagon puts military police on alert to go to Minneapolis
- Target, CVS shut Minneapolis stores after rioters ravage retailers
- California Protesters Knock Officer Unconscious, Shut Down Highway 101
- White House Placed on Lockdown Amid Protests Nearby Over George Floyd's Death
- Floyd Autopsy Doesn't Support Strangulation As Cause Of Death
- Protests over police killings rage in dozens of US cities
- National Guard troops sent to Atlanta; city invokes curfew
- Police arrest 70 in Atlanta as protesters defy curfew
- Another night of chaos and fury as protesters come out despite curfews
- As protests escalate, curfews have been imposed in some of the U.S.’s largest cities, including Los Angeles, Atlanta, Miami, Chicago and Philadelphia.
- George Floyd: protests and unrest coast to coast as US cities impose curfews
- Appeals for Calm as Sprawling Protests Threaten to Spiral Out of Control
- Protests turn violent across the nation
- George Floyd Protests Rage in Cities Across the U.S. as Tens of Thousands Take to the Streets
- Killer Mike Delivers Emotional Speech to Atlanta Protestors at Mayor’s Press Conference
- Rioting across the nation leaves cities reeling as hundreds arrested, National Guard called in, businesses damaged and at least 3 dead
- Chicago mayor tells Trump 'F-U' after tweet about Minneapolis looting
- Machete-wielding man attacked by Dallas mob in shocking video was ‘allegedly protecting neighborhood’: police
- America Wakes Up After A Night Of Chaos And Destruction: 1,700 Rioters Arrested In Three Days
- NYPD officer rams into crowd of George Floyd protesters in Brooklyn
- "It's A Setup": Mysterious Brick Piles Appear Throughout Major Protest Cities
- Ahead Of The 3rd Night Of Riots: Looting, Violent Protests Begin In Phildadelphia
- Facing Protests Over Use of Force, Police Respond With More Force
- More journalists injured covering George Floyd protests
- Around 4,000 people were arrested during protests since George Floyd's death, and at least 40 cities are imposing curfews
- Day of peaceful New York City marches gives way to chaos after dark
- US Anti-racism Protests Stretch To Distant New Zealand
- Michigan Sheriff Took Off His Helmet and Marched With Protesters
- More than 50 Secret Service agents are injured in clashes outside the White House: Rioters throw Molotov cocktails in DC while looters trash Gucci and Chanel stores in NYC on a sixth night of violence in cities across the US
- As cities burned, Trump stayed silent — other than tweeting fuel on the fire
- Curfews and Soldiers Can’t Contain the Nation’s Chaos
- George Floyd: Protests double overnight as violence spreads to 140 cities
- Woman carrying entire Cheesecake Factory cheesecake during Seattle protests becomes Internet sensation
- NYC Announces 11pm Curfew As Cops Blast De Blasio For Kowtowing To Looters
- 'Anonymous' Hacks Chicago Police Radios; Play NWA's "F**k The Police" During Riots
- Multiple Dead/Injured As Rioters Target Cops After Trump's Threat Of Military Force Fails To Deter 7th Night Of Violence
- Tense protest turns emotional as 60 North Carolina police kneel before demonstrators
- Virginia governor REFUSED to send his National Guard to Washington D.C. to help restore order after request from the White House - which also mulled taking over city's police force
- 52 arrested on 5th night of Atlanta protests
- 77-Year-Old Retired Police Captain Murdered By Looters
- Prosecutors charge 3 more officers in George Floyd’s death
- Washington DC Mayor Scraps Curfew, Calls For Withdrawal Of National Guard Troops, As Nation Braces For More Unrest

Politics
- Trump took shelter in White House bunker as protests raged
- Trump tweets Antifa will be labeled a terrorist organization but experts believe that's unconstitutional
- Trump slams governors as ‘weak,’ urges crackdown on protests
- Protesters Dispersed With Tear Gas So Trump Could Pose at Church
- Bishop Budde calls Trump photo at St. John’s Church ‘antithetical to the teachings of Jesus’
- Trump Wants Show Of Force To Cure National Crisis
- Media Lied; Police Confirm No Tear-Gas, Flash-Bangs Used Ahead Of Trump's Church Visit
- Trump Admin Bars Chinese Passenger Planes To US
- Trump: I Was in the Bunker for 'an Inspection'
- Ex-defense chief Mattis rips Trump for dividing Americans

World
- China threatens to ATTACK Taiwan: One of Beijing's most senior generals warns the military will use force if there is no other way to stop island becoming independent
- Thousands in London Join Cities Across the U.S. in Protesting the Death of George Floyd
- China's Foreign Ministry Tweets "I Can't Breathe!" As America's Rivals Troll US Over Unrest
- Bodies Are Being Left in Hospital Beds in Mumbai as Coronavirus Overwhelms India’s Financial Capital
- Tiananmen: Police ban Hong Kong vigil for victims of 1989 crackdown
- Coronavirus: Sex during lockdown with someone outside your household is illegal from today
- George Floyd Reverberates Globally: Thousands Protest In Germany, U.K., New Zealand
- UK Home Prices Fall At Fastest Pace In Decade

Space
- SpaceX Lifts NASA Astronauts to Orbit, Launching New Era of Spaceflight
- SpaceX docks to the International Space Station

Food
- A Mile-Long Line for Free Food in Geneva, One of World’s Richest Cities
- US food prices see historic jump and are likely to stay high

Earthquakes
- Swarm of earthquakes rattle area near Yellowstone National Park, USGS says

Pests
- Apocalyptic swarm of deadly mutant ticks invade Russia with 2,125 children attacked

Posted: 2020-06-05 21:09:34


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