Cuomo: NYC Museums, Other Cultural Institutions Can Open Aug. 24

Museums and other cultural institutions will be allowed to open in New York City starting on Aug. 24, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said on Friday, following five months of a pandemic shutdown that has...

All villages to be connected with optical fibre in next 1,000 days: PM Modi

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday announced that the task to connect India's over six lakh villages with optical fibre network will be completed in the next 1,000 days. Besides, a high...

Kamala Harris and Disinformation: Debunking 3 Viral Falsehoods

And on YouTube, a QAnon channel with over 100,000 followers pushed the conspiracy, too. “Remember, we know what pizza was code language for,” Daniel Lee, a YouTube personality popular in conspiracy circles, told his...

Trump Officially Orders TikTok’s Chinese Owner to Divest

President Trump doubled down late Friday on his previous actions against TikTok by formally giving ByteDance, the Chinese owner of the popular video-sharing app, 90 days to divest from its American assets and any...

Online sales fuel retailers across the country.

Many analysts had predicted that surging infections in states like Arizona, California and Texas that forced restaurants and stores to close again after reopening once already would significantly dent retail sales in July.There were...

There’s nothing normal about back-to-school sales this year.

Many retailers are grappling with an unusual back-to-school shopping season, which typically drives sales in July and August. This year is different, with many schools and colleges planning to start remotely.Bed Bath & Beyond...

How Apple’s 30% App Store Cut Became a Boon and a Headache

Before Mr. Cook’s testimony to Congress, at a House hearing focused on the power of Big Tech, Apple commissioned a study that showed its cut was in line with what many other platforms charged...

Hundreds of SAG-AFTRA Members Will No Longer Qualify for Health Insurance

More than 8,500 people have signed a petition asking the health plan of SAG-AFTRA, the American union for professional film and television actors, to reverse changes that will result in at least several hundred...

Debunking 3 Viral Falsehoods About Kamala Harris

And on YouTube, a QAnon channel with over 100,000 followers pushed the conspiracy, too. “Remember, we know what pizza was code language for,” Daniel Lee, a YouTube personality popular in conspiracy circles, told his...

Retail Sales Rise for Third Month, Though Growth Slows

Even as coronavirus infections continued to spread, in-person school reopening plans were scrapped and unemployment stayed near record highs, Americans kept shopping in July with retail sales rising 1.2 percent from June, reflecting a...