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Transportation 2020-08-06T20:19:11Z
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Uber reports a $1.78 billion loss as its food-delivery business outshines rides for the first time

The ride-hailing giant was forced to lean heavily on Uber Eats, which saw a huge increase in demand during the pandemic as rides tanked.
Markets 2020-08-06T15:05:51Z
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The US is about to suffer the world's biggest jump in economic misery as inflation slows, unemployment spikes, and virus cases surge

America slid to rank 25 from rank 50 as spiking unemployment and weak inflation expectations boosted its score on the Bloomberg Misery Index.
Premium Healthcare 2020-08-06T19:10:00Z
A medical worker looks on from the red zone, where coronavirus patients are being treated, at the General Hospital in Novi Pazar, Serbia, on July 23. 2020 A medical worker looks on from the red zone, where coronavirus patients are being treated, at the General Hospital in Novi Pazar, Serbia, on July 23. 2020

How the merger of two companies in the hottest part of healthcare could leapfrog Amazon to transform how you get care — and why Wall Street isn't getting it

Teladoc's stock plummeted on news of its $18.5 billion deal with Livongo, but one analyst thinks it will change the future of healthcare.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-08-06T19:11:06Z
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Science 2020-08-06T19:10:00Z
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Within 11 days of schools opening, dozens of students and teachers have gotten COVID-19: 'I truly wish we'd kept our children home'

Schools began reopening several weeks ago. Dozens of students and staff have already tested positive for COVID-19.
Transportation 2020-08-06T20:48:13Z
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Truck drivers have seen their pay slashed during the pandemic — and they're pushing Congress to halt 2 taxes for relief

Truck drivers are calling on Congress to suspend two popular taxes in the industry following months of uncertain work conditions.
Premium Strategy 2020-08-06T16:51:13Z

I left my $500,000 a year job in tech after starting my own thriving coaching business. Here's the email template that helped me land my first 10 paying clients.

Susie Moore left her 6-figure job once her side hustle as a life coach took off, thanks to one email she sent to her network for referral clients.
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Transportation 2020-08-07T00:05:00Z

These are the 5 leaders in the self-driving-car race

In a new report, BI Intelligence takes an in-depth look at the most expansive self-driving-car tests taking place in the US, and offers insights on the leaders.
Tech 2020-08-06T23:56:50Z

Uber's CEO took a shot at labor groups, accusing them of being driven by 'politics' in the massive fight over drivers' employment status

During a call with investors, CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said the groups on Uber's side of the issue "actually care about drivers."

LIVE UPDATES: See the results of Tennessee's Republican US Senate primary

Former US Ambassador Bill Hagerty and Dr. Manny Sethi are facing off in a hotly-contested primary to replace retiring Sen. Lamar Alexander
Tech 2020-08-06T23:28:47Z

Mark Zuckerberg tells Facebook employees he's 'really worried' about possible TikTok ban

The parent company behind TikTok is currently in discussions with Microsoft and other US tech companies about acquiring the viral app's US operations.
Media 2020-08-06T23:04:00Z

THE CONTENT MODERATION REPORT: Social platforms are facing a massive content crisis — here's why we think regulation is coming and what it will look like

This report analyzes a pressing issue currently facing social platforms — content moderation — and lays out how we expect the debate to evolve.
Transportation 2020-08-06T23:00:00Z

Cadillac just unveiled its Lyriq electric car — the first all-electric vehicle the brand has ever produced and that will challenge Tesla

Lyriq will use Cadillac's new Ultium battery technology and offer more than 300 miles of range on a charge.
Politics 2020-08-06T23:00:00Z

Boris Johnson's UK government is building a £200 million system to handle customs declarations for Northern Irish businesses after Brexit

The UK government has announced plans for a The Trader Support Service to help Northern Irish businesses with checks brought about by Brexit.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-08-06T22:37:00Z

Mark Zuckerberg just became the third person on Earth worth over $100 billion. Here's how the Facebook CEO makes and spends his fortune.

Other than the Facebook CEO, only Amazon's Jeff Bezos and Microsoft's Bill Gates have fortunes worth over $100 billion.
Science 2020-08-06T22:37:00Z

Gilead is charging $2,340 for remdesivir. State officials are asking the federal government to make the coronavirus drug cheaper.

State attorneys general are urging the federal government to increase the availability of remdesivir, the only drug approved for COVID-19.
Finance 2020-08-06T22:03:00Z

These 5 factors are transforming the payments experience for both consumers and businesses

Business Insider Intelligence has created an infographic showcasing compelling statistics from its recent payments and commerce research.
Politics 2020-08-06T15:13:16Z

Pence slams Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts as 'a disappointment to conservatives'

The vice president blasted the judge over his recent rulings, including a vote to strike down a Louisiana law that upset anti-abortion advocates.
Tech 2020-08-06T19:13:20Z
Retail 2020-08-06T17:02:28Z

5 Burger King locations in Iowa just sold for less than the price of a Whopper

The Midwest locations were sold to Tasty Restaurant Group for just $1. The pandemic is now presenting operators with chances to acquire new locations.
Strategy 2020-08-06T17:52:37Z

Extending unemployment will help women and workers of color find higher-paying jobs

A National Bureau of Economic Research working paper found workers are likelier to take whatever job they're offered without unemployment insurance.
Tech 2020-08-06T20:36:47Z

'Your tweets are a blight': Elon Musk got roasted in a poem written by the AI created by a company he helped found

The poem, entitled "Elon Musk by Dr. Seuss," was generated by OpenAI's GPT-3 and references the Tesla CEO's 2018 Twitter debacle with the SEC.
Premium Markets 2020-08-06T12:03:00Z

Harding Loevner's global stock fund has trounced the market for over 30 years. Here's an inside look at the simple 4-part stock-picking criteria that helped the firm balloon to $72 billion.

Simon Hallett, the co-chief investment officer at Harding Loevner, breaks down the process that helps him spot the market's biggest winners.
Retail 2020-08-06T21:59:51Z

Papa John's says it expects the pandemic-induced spike in pizza sales to continue 'for the foreseeable future'

Papa John's CEO Rob Lynch said that the chain's strengths in delivery and e-commerce positions it "well for the foreseeable future.
Strategy 2020-08-06T21:55:00Z

19 signs that you're a narcissist and don't even know it

Belittling others, obsessing over your appearance, and being super defensive of your own opinions are all signs of narcissism.
Reviews 2020-08-06T21:54:00Z

19 things that will help your new cat feel at home, according to cat rescuers and a veterinarian

Adopting a new cat and bringing them home is exciting. But for cats, it can be stressful. Here are the cat supplies you need to help them feel at home.
Tech 2020-08-06T21:51:00Z

The rise of Jake Paul, the YouTube megastar whose home was raided by the FBI as part of an ongoing investigation

Here's everything you need to know about Jake Paul, the controversial YouTube star whose Calabasas mansion was raided by the FBI.
Premium Healthcare 2020-08-06T21:50:00Z
Premium Finance 2020-08-06T21:34:34Z

PayPal's CFO outlines ambitious plans to become your virtual wallet — including a potential partnership with the likes of Amazon or Alibaba

From building the next digital wallet to looking for partnerships with marketplaces like Alibaba and Shopify, here's how PayPal is planning to grow.
Premium Healthcare 2020-08-06T21:32:00Z

The hot healthcare startup Oak Street surged to a $9.5 billion valuation in its IPO. Here are the investors and execs who stand to make the most.

Oak Street's cofounders each own stakes worth more than $250 million after the company made its stock-market debut.
Tech 2020-08-06T21:28:50Z

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's net worth just ballooned above $100 billion for the first time ever

Zuckerberg, Bill Gates, and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos are now the only people in the world whose fortunes exceed $100 billion, according to Bloomberg.
Premium Media 2020-08-06T21:26:00Z

Starz execs explain how they're partnering with potential rivals like Amazon and Apple and sharpening their programming focus to cut through the noise

Starz has grown streaming subscribers, and reduced cancellations, even as legacy-media giants like WarnerMedia and Peacock launch rival offerings.
Personal Finance 2020-08-06T21:21:00Z

3 signs it's time to contact the IRS about a missing stimulus check

If you haven't gotten your stimulus check yet, you probably don't need to contact the IRS unless you have reason to believe it was lost or stolen.
Transportation 2020-08-06T19:16:47Z

I flew out of JFK Airport for the first time since the pandemic and was disappointed with how my hometown airport lacked common sense in ensuring social distancing

The airport was cleaner than I had ever seen it but the terminal experience fell down when it came to simple efforts to effect social distancing.
Tech 2020-08-06T18:33:09Z

Twitter is adding labels to the accounts of state-affiliated media and government officials

The new labels do not impact the personal accounts of heads of state, such as that of President Donald Trump.

Trump claims a coronavirus vaccine will be ready 'right around' the November election, contradicting Fauci's prediction

Experts haven't painted such a rosy picture. Dr. Anthony Fauci said recently that there may be a vaccine by the end of 2020 to be distributed in 2021.
Retail 2020-08-06T13:42:00Z

33 fast-food menu items you will never be able to order again

Taco Bell's Nachos Supreme and Subway's roast beef sandwich join a long list of fast-food favorites customers will likely never order again.
News 2020-08-05T18:55:36Z

I'm incarcerated at San Quentin prison for 55 years to life. I didn't think things could get worse until COVID-19.

San Quentin State Prison in California has one of the biggest clusters of coronavirus cases in the US. Here's what it's like inside.
Reviews 2020-08-06T21:18:00Z

Bombas' hiking socks are engineered for the outdoor adventurer, but they're comfortable enough to wear every day

When it comes to outdoor gear, the devil is in the details — and that's one place Bombas' socks characteristically shines.
Entertainment 2020-08-06T21:17:23Z

How to watch the UEFA Champions League soccer tournament on CBS All Access

The UEFA Champions League will resume its soccer tournament on August 7. Here's how to watch games live on CBS All Access and CBS Sports Network.
Reviews 2020-08-06T21:05:50Z
Tech 2020-08-06T21:02:00Z

VOICE ASSISTANTS IN HEALTHCARE: An inside look at 3 emerging voice use cases healthcare providers can deploy to cut costs, build loyalty, and drive revenue

Business Insider Intelligence outlines the voice opportunity in healthcare and explores the drivers propelling voice adoption in the healthcare realm.
Travel 2020-08-06T21:01:00Z

14 cozy and affordable Airbnb cabins in Upstate New York

These Upstate New York Airbnbs are cozy cabins, cottages, and barns that are ideal for leaf-peeping and social distancing, within three hours of NYC.
Reviews 2020-08-06T20:52:00Z

The best rolling pins

If you love to bake, you need a great rolling pin (or two). These are the best rolling pins of 2020.
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