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Minnesota's Ilhan Omar Wins Democratic Primary, Defeating Well-Funded Rival

56 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg   |   3 articles

Minneapolis - Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota on Tuesday survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an issue of her national...
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Facebook Limits Ad Targeting Some Marketers Linked to Race

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Facebook Inc. will retire a controversial ad targeting option that let marketers reach users based on a “multicultural affinity” for certain racial and ethnic groups, including...
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Brazil Courts Investors to Reverse Scorn for Amazon Policies

18 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Faced with growing global outcry over its environmental policies, Brazil is now inviting foreign investors to help the country to preserve the Amazon and other endangered areas...
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Japan's FreeAgnes Campaign Shows Support for Detained Hong Kong Activist

18 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

While the world focuses on the detention of Hong Kong media mogul Jimmy Lai, it's the plight of 23-year-old activist Agnes Chow that has made the battle over human rights in...
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Marathon Poised for $1.1 Billion Tax Refund From Coronavirus Aid

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

Marathon Petroleum Corp. is poised to claim a $1.1 billion tax refund due to the coronavirus stimulus law enacted in March.
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Trudeau Taps Carney for Help in Crafting Covid-19 Recovery Plan

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

Mark Carney, the only person to run two major central banks, is helping Justin Trudeau craft next steps in a plan to pull Canada out of a deep recession sparked by the coronavirus.
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The key to making your company greener? A strong finance team

1 day ago   |   Fortune

While the COVID-19 pandemic has turned our personal and business lives upside down, we can't ignore the silver linings that have emerged­-perhaps none greater than a renewed...
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Week's Off to Rough Start for U.S.-China Ties

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

It's only Monday, but there's already a couple more reasons to wonder just how much worse U.S.-China ties are going to get this week - despite some friendly-sounding overtures...
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China to Sanction U.S. Officials in Retaliation Over Hong Kong

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

China will sanction 11 Americans in retaliation for similar measures imposed by the Trump administration on Friday, according to Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian.
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India Faces Lost Generation as Virus Pushes Children to Work

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

The coronavirus pandemic is forcing India's children out of school and into farms and factories to work, worsening a child-labor problem that was already one of the most dire...
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LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is speaking at the White House. Read more ...

Kamala Harris and Joe Biden beefs: Two times the running mates clashed

Kamala Harris and Joe Biden beefs: Two times the running mates clashed

Nobody knows better than Joe Biden that his veep pick Kamala Harris can be a pit bull - she regularly went after him while still vying for the top spot on the Democratic... Read more ...

Biden picks Kamala Harris as VP nominee

Biden picks Kamala Harris as VP nominee

Joe Biden has selected Sen. Kamala Harris to be his running mate, elevating a charismatic blue-state senator, former prosecutor and onetime 2020 primary rival who has built a... Read more ...

The world's last Blockbuster store is available to rent on Airbnb for the...

The world's last Blockbuster store is available to rent on Airbnb for the ultimate '90s sleepover

Best of all, since a movie rental costs $3.99, the stay will only cost $4 a night. It's only available for three one-night stays in September. Read more ...

Biden selects California Sen. Kamala Harris as running mate

Biden selects California Sen. Kamala Harris as running mate

Joe Biden named California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate on Tuesday, making history by selecting the first Black woman to compete on a major party's presidential ticket. Read more ...

Big Ten postpones all fall athletics to the spring due to coronavirus

Big Ten postpones all fall athletics to the spring due to coronavirus

Officials in the Big Ten decided Tuesday to postpone their fall sports seasons until the spring due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Money offered for info on former ‘Tiger King' star husband

Money offered for info on former ‘Tiger King' star husband

The family of a Florida man who disappeared in 1997 and was mentioned on the hit TV series “Tiger King,” has hired a lawyer and is offering $100,000 in exchange for information... Read more ...

Kamala Harris got ‘destroyed' by Tulsi Gabbard in Democrat debates, dropped...

Kamala Harris got ‘destroyed' by Tulsi Gabbard in Democrat debates, dropped out before primaries - and now might be president

California Senator Kamala Harris crashed and burned early in the Democrat primary process, never recovering from the debate drubbing she took from Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard... Read more ...

Antetokounmpo ejected for headbutting Wizards player

Antetokounmpo ejected for headbutting Wizards player

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Giannis Antetokounmpo was ejected from Milwaukee's game against the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night after the NBA MVP headbutted Moritz Wagner. Read more ...

Feds: Indiana man burned crosses and displayed swastikas to intimidate his...

Feds: Indiana man burned crosses and displayed swastikas to intimidate his Black neighbor over tree removal

The intimidation began when the neighbor removed a tree from his own property in Lawrence, Indiana, the DOJ said. Read more ...