George Floyd Protests: Live Nationwide Updates and Video

Jun 3, 2020

Attorney General William P. Barr gave the order to clear demonstrators from a park near the White House before President Trump’s visit to a church on Monday. Right NowWashington was on edge after a 7 p.m. curfew took effect, but the protesters still on the streets around the White House remained peaceful as they faced… […]

Zoom Stock Climbs on Massive Earnings Beat

Jun 3, 2020

The video conferencing specialist had gained more than 200% going into earnings, but the sterling results sent the stock even higher. Expectations were high going into the fiscal 2021 first-quarter earnings report for Zoom Video Communications (NASDAQ:ZM). The cloud native video provider saw unprecedented demand in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, but there was… […]

Top journals raise concerns about data in two studies related to Covid-19

Jun 3, 2020

Two of the world’s leading medical journals on Tuesday expressed concern about potential flaws in the data produced by a small company to draw major conclusions about Covid-19 — that certain heart drugs are safe, and that the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine is not. The latter finding led to the pause of an important study of… […]

Paris police brutality protest turns violent

Jun 3, 2020

Several thousand people defied a coronavirus-related ban on protests to pay homage to George Floyd and Adama Traore, a French Black man who died in police custody. Tear gas choked Paris streets as riot police faced off with protesters setting fires amid growing global outrage over Floyd’s death in the United States, racial injustice and… […]

Louisville, Kentucky, police chief fired after protest shooting death

Jun 2, 2020

(CNN)The police chief of Louisville, Kentucky, has been fired after officials discovered two police officers involved in fatal shooting of a man during a protest over George Floyd’s death had not activated their body cameras. “This type of institutional failure will not be tolerated,” Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer said on Monday. “Accordingly, I have relieved… […]

Mexico’s President Touts Reopening With The Country Mostly In Coronavirus Red Zone

Jun 2, 2020

Commuters wait to board buses in Mexico City on Monday. Fernando Llano/AP hide caption toggle caption Fernando Llano/AP Commuters wait to board buses in Mexico City on Monday. Fernando Llano/AP Mexico’s government has announced a nationwide lifting of coronavirus social distancing measures — with the exception of areas marked as red zones. Making the announcement… […]

Huge Disappointment for Sony PlayStation 5 Reveal

Jun 2, 2020

Playstation 5 have perhaps acted quicker in time to save what we call an ‘unprecedented’ situation. With all that has been going around, it’s probably not the right time. For something as big as PS 5, they do not want a marketing disaster. Right now, the condition is volatile enough for people to ignore something… […]

Trump calls governors ‘weak,’ urges them to use force against unruly protests

Jun 2, 2020

“You have to dominate. If you don’t dominate, you’re wasting your time,” he said. “They’re going to run over you. You’re going to look like a bunch of jerks.”The Washington Post obtained a recording of the call.Trump followed up on the forceful rhetoric to the governors in a Rose Garden announcement later Monday evening, warning… […]

New Ebola outbreak flares up as measles, COVID-19 rage in DRC

Jun 2, 2020

Thanks, 2020 — The outbreak has come at a “challenging time” health officials say. Beth Mole – Jun 1, 2020 10:49 pm UTC Enlarge / Health workers operate within an Ebola safety zone in the Health Center in Iyonda, near Mbandaka, on June 1, 2018. A new outbreak of Ebola has ignited in the Democratic… […]

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