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Marjorie Taylor Greene's racist videos and support for the far-right conspiracy theory QAnon are on the ballot today vs. John Cowan, a neurosurgeon, in the Republican primary runoff for Georgia's…

A rare storm packing 100 mph winds and with power similar to an inland hurricane swept across the Midwest on Monday, blowing over trees, flipping vehicles, causing widespread property damage…

TSA officers seized over 300 guns in July, or 15.3 guns for every million people screened, three times as many as in July 2019.

“This was not an organized protest. Rather this was an incident of pure criminality,” said Chicago Police Superintendent David Brown.

Business

The company said that operating profit is "not useful" to gauge performance and instead pointed to total value of assets as the preferred yardstick.

Opedal, who had been the company's head of technology, projects and drilling, takes the big chair on Nov. 2.

The ruling by Judge Ethan Schulman is a defeat for the ride-hailing companies, as they defend against a lawsuit by state Attorney General Xavier Becerra and the cities of Los…

Paid users of Tencent's online music service surged 52% to 47.1 million in the second quarter ended June 30. Monthly average revenue per paying user from the unit climbed 8.1%…

Coronavirus — COVID-19

The company said it would consider "challenge trials," whereby healthy volunteers would be injected with the coronavirus, if there aren't enough patients for final trials.

Scientists in Russia and other countries sounded an alarm, warning that rushing to offer the vaccine before Phase 3 trials — which normally last for months and involve tens of…

More than 338,000 children have tested positive for COVID-19 since the onset of the U.S. epidemic, with 97,078 new cases reported in the July 16-30 period.

Vilified, threatened with violence and in some cases suffering from burnout, dozens of state and local public health officials around the U.S. have resigned or have been fired amid the…

Media, Arts and Entertainment

“June was strong, and we’re encouraged by what we’re seeing so far in Q3. We believe this reflects not only economic optimism for a gradual recovery but also the power…

Net loss from continuing operations was $4.72 billion, or $2.61 per share, in fiscal Q3, while, revenue fell 42% to $11.78 billion.

10 million people have signed up for its new Peacock streaming service since April, but the NBCUniversal TV, film and theme park divisions, as well as its Sky unit in…

Contributor Commentary

Both risk-on and risk-off investments are working side by side in a market that has surprised both retail and institutional investors.

Why did Qualcomm's patent deal with Huawei send its stock soaring? Qualcomm is on a roll with 5G wireless licensing, Wi-Fi 6, Quick Charge 5 and more.

90% of all prescriptions involve generics, medications that no longer hold patent protetection.

Weekly unemployment claims are stubbornly above 1.4 million with continuing claims coming in at just over 17 million.

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