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Wimbledon canceled for first time since World War II

3 days ago   |   Fortune

For the first time since 1945, Wimbledon will take the year off. The Grand Slam tournament was canceled Wednesday, joining the growing list of sporting events and leagues that...
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USTA, Players Connecting With Youth Through At-Home Training Tips, Lessons

3 days ago   |   Forbes

With tennis players of all ages confined to their homes, the United States Tennis Association wants to connect players with resources to keep them involved in the game.
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Coronavirus concerns postponed Coachella, leaving businesses in Palm Springs struggling

Coronavirus concerns postponed Coachella, leaving businesses in Palm Springs struggling

3 days ago   |   Fortune

Subscribe to Fortune' s Outbreak newsletter for a daily roundup of stories on the coronavirus outbreak and its impact on global business. Everyone knew that the coronavirus...
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No dog parks, no large funerals: The San Francisco Bay Area tightened shelter-in-place restrictions and extended its order through April to continue curbing the spread of the coronavirus

No dog parks, no large funerals: The San Francisco Bay Area tightened shelter-in-place restrictions and extended its order through April to continue curbing the spread of the coronavirus

4 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

There are new rules to the San Francisco Bay Area shelter-in-place order designed to keep the coronavirus outbreak at bay so the healthcare system is not overwhelmed. Residents...
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NYC to turn US Open tennis courts into coronavirus hospital with hopes of playing in August

4 days ago   |   CNBC


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Coronavirus Presents an Existential Threat to Some Pro Tennis Events

4 days ago   |   NY Times

It is already difficult for the lowest events on the men's and women's tours, even in a good economy. Now, the upending of the sports calendar by the coronavirus means some...
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Virtual Tennis Provides Boost To Online Sports Betting During Lockdown

5 days ago   |   Forbes

As global sport shuts down, there isn't much to bet on. The ATP Tour is one of several hoping that data-driven AI-enabled virtual sports can drive engagement.
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12 of the most expensive homes currently for sale in the US

12 of the most expensive homes currently for sale in the US

17 days ago   |   Business Insider

Sotheby's International Realty compiled a list of 12 of the most expensive properties currently available for sale through its agents. The most expensive home on the list is a...
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ATP Suspends Tour For Six Weeks Due To Coronavirus Threat

23 days ago   |   Forbes   |   6 articles

The ATP has announced a six-week suspension of the men's professional tennis tour due to escalating health and safety issues arising from the global outbreak of COVID-19.
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Men's Tennis Tour Suspends All Events For Six Weeks Because Of COVID-19

23 days ago   |   Forbes

The Miami Open, the Monte-Carlo Masters and the Barcelona Open are all off.
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Trump pledges more money for small businesses to weather coronavirus storm

Trump pledges more money for small businesses to weather coronavirus storm

President Donald Trump is promising to pump more cash into a program aimed at keeping small businesses afloat through their coronavirus shutdowns. “I will immediately ask... Read more ...

Keir Starmer wins the Labour leadership contest and vows to unite the party

Keir Starmer wins the Labour leadership contest and vows to unite the party

Keir Starmer has been elected as the new leader of the Labour Party. The Shadow Brexit Secretary won convincingly against his rivals Rebecca Long-Bailey and Lisa Nandy. The... Read more ...

A week in the life of a night nurse treating coronavirus patients in New...

A week in the life of a night nurse treating coronavirus patients in New York City's top hospital, where she says space is running out for patients and nurse staffing is starting to run thin

One New York City nurse shared her experience treating patients positive for COVID-19, some in critical condition. New York state had over 100,000 coronavirus cases as of April... Read more ...

Trump vs. governors, 10 million jobless and New York's devastation. 7...

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New York may be approaching its coronavirus peak, but with the U.S. death toll now approaching 1,000 per day, many bleak days remain ahead for the cities and states whose... Read more ...

Shoppers In Mexico Are Panic-Buying Beer During The Coronavirus Crisis

Shoppers In Mexico Are Panic-Buying Beer During The Coronavirus Crisis

To the shock of many, alcoholic beverage production was listed as a nonessential business during the shutdown to aid social distancing. Then came the beer hoarding. (Image... Read more ...

Walmart will start counting shoppers at the door and limiting how many can enter

Walmart will start counting shoppers at the door and limiting how many can enter

Walmart stores will allow no more than five customers for each 1,000 square feet of space. Walmart employees stationed at store entrances will count customers and admit them... Read more ...

Airlines Apply For Relief Payments Amid Coronavirus Slowdown

Airlines Apply For Relief Payments Amid Coronavirus Slowdown

In return for a share of billions of dollars, the companies must say how they expect to pay it back and not lay off workers through Sept. 30, among other restrictions. (Image... Read more ...

Zoom will enable meeting passwords and virtual waiting rooms by default to...

Zoom will enable meeting passwords and virtual waiting rooms by default to help stop 'Zoombombing' incidents

Zoom is improving the security settings on its app, after facing backlash from users. Starting April 5, Zoom will require passwords if a user tries to enter a meeting using... Read more ...

Roll-out of a business loan program brings hope to small businesses impacted...

Roll-out of a business loan program brings hope to small businesses impacted by COVID-19

Small businesses, crippled by the coronavirus crisis, are hoping government programs will be the safety net to help keep them afloat. Read more ...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of Delta...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of Delta and Southwest shares this week

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold nearly $390 million worth of shares in Delta Air Lines and Southwest Airlines this week, new SEC filings show. The billionaire... Read more ...