Factors of production

New Research On Oil Palm Genome Wants To Revolutionize Production

32 minutes ago   |   Forbes

Sime Darby Plantation decided to publish its oil palm genome, hoping for a revolution. But it's complicated.
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EPA: Two Lysol Disinfectants Are The First Approved For Covid-19 Coronavirus

1 hour ago   |   Forbes

What's different about these two Lysol products?
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French war on ‘veggie burgers' comes to Brussels

French war on ‘veggie burgers' comes to Brussels

2 hours ago   |   Politico

A new French law that says only meat products can use terms like “sausage” or “burger” is reheating debate in Brussels over what to call vegetarian meals. Proponents of last...
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A key metric - the share of coronavirus tests coming back positive - shows how states' outbreaks have gotten out of control

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The US significantly scaled up its COVID-19 testing capacity after early missteps and prolonged delays. As coronavirus cases in the US surge , one of the most important metrics...
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EPA approves 2 Lysol products as first to effectively kill novel coronavirus on surfaces

7 hours ago   |   ABC   |   4 articles

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved these two Lysol products as effective against the novel coronavirus when used on hard, non-porous surfaces.
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Professional soccer returns to TV without fans, but with microphones in the turf

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

ESPN gets back to the business of broadcasting live team sports in the U.S. Wednesday night with the return of Major League Soccer. While the seats will be empty, fans at home...
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Philip Morris Allowed to Say IQOS Reduces Harmful Exposure

7 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Philip Morris International Inc. can market its IQOS products as reducing consumers' exposure to harmful chemicals found in cigarettes, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...
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The best bedding startups for mattresses, blankets, sheets, pillows, and more

The best bedding startups for mattresses, blankets, sheets, pillows, and more

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Startups have taken the world of bedding by storm with high-quality, affordable linens and sleep accessories that are sold directly to shoppers online. We've tested sheets...
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Paul Zeise: Pirates' everyday lineup should be competitive and productive enough

Paul Zeise: Pirates' everyday lineup should be competitive and productive enough

7 hours ago   |   Post Gazette


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Tourism leaders working to keep the industry afloat as businesses report $77 million loss

Tourism leaders working to keep the industry afloat as businesses report $77 million loss

8 hours ago   |   WESH

The lack of tourism in recent months is much to blame for the loss, as tourism is the number one driving economic factor in the area.
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Mary Kay Letourneau, the teacher who wou plead guilty in the 90s to raping...

Mary Kay Letourneau, the teacher who wou plead guilty in the 90s to raping her underage student, dies

Mary Kay Letourneau, the teacher made famous for sexually assaulting her sixth-grade student, whom she later married, has died following a battle with cancer. Read more ...

President Trump says he will pressure states to reopen schools in fall

President Trump says he will pressure states to reopen schools in fall

"We're very much gong to put pressure on governors and everybody else to open the schools,” President Donald Trump said. Read more ...

Woman fired after yelling ‘white lives are better' at Black Lives Matter rally

Woman fired after yelling ‘white lives are better' at Black Lives Matter rally

A Tennessee woman caught on a viral video shouting racial and homophobic slurs at a Black Lives Matter rally has been fired from her job, according to reports. Sonya Holt was... Read more ...

EPA approves two Lysol products as the first to effectively kill coronavirus...

EPA approves two Lysol products as the first to effectively kill coronavirus on surfaces

The news comes one month after a CDC survey found that people said they were cleaning more frequently because of the pandemic, but only about half said that they really knew... Read more ...

Personal protective gear for medical workers begins to run low again

Personal protective gear for medical workers begins to run low again

The personal protective gear that was in dangerously short supply during the early weeks of the coronavirus crisis in the U.S. is running low again as the virus resumes its... Read more ...

Chief Justice John Roberts Was Hospitalized Last Month After A Fall

Chief Justice John Roberts Was Hospitalized Last Month After A Fall

“The injury required sutures, and out of an abundance of caution, he stayed in the hospital overnight," the court said in a statement. Read more ...

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for coronavirus

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for coronavirus

Brazil is second only to the United States in numbers of coronavirus infections and deaths. Read more ...

White House informs Congress that the US is withdrawing from World Health...

White House informs Congress that the US is withdrawing from World Health Organization

President Trump initially announced his intention to withdraw from WHO in May. Read more ...

Mary Kay Letourneau, the teacher who wou plead guilty in the 90s to raping...

Mary Kay Letourneau, the teacher who wou plead guilty in the 90s to raping her underage student, dies

Mary Kay Letourneau, the teacher made famous for sexually assaulting her sixth-grade student, whom she later married, has died following a battle with cancer. Read more ...

Deutsche Bank hit with $150 million penalty over Jeffrey Epstein ties

Deutsche Bank hit with $150 million penalty over Jeffrey Epstein ties

New York regulators slapped Deutsche Bank with $150 million in penalties over its relationship with pedophile financier Jeffrey Epstein, officials said Tuesday. The bank agreed... Read more ...