STOCKS ARE UP, BITCOIN'S DOWN AHEAD OF TODAY'S BIG RETAIL SALES REPORT

U.S. futures are gaining again this morning, but stocks are likely to finish the week in the red.

2021'S GREATEST HEALTH CARE LEADERS

Fortune is out with its latest list of the world's 50 greatest leaders, and health care is a major presence this year.

 
 
 

FACEBOOK'S CRYPTO PROJECT SHRINKS ITS AMBITIONS EVEN FURTHER

Once known as Libra, Diem is a shadow of its former self

APPLE EMPLOYEE ACTIVISM SPARKED OVER EX-FACEBOOK HIRE

An Apple employee petition that denounced the hiring of a former Facebook employee got instant results.

 
 
 

WHITNEY WOLFE HERD SAYS A NEW TREND IS DISCOURAGING FEMALE ENTREPRENEURS

'It's unfair and it's wrong.'

OXFORD'S COLIN MAYER ON THE PURPOSE OF BUSINESS

“Making profits is not a purpose of business. It's a derivative.”

 
 
 

INVESTORS DUMP STOCKS, GOLD AND CRYPTO AS SUDDENLY EVERYTHING LOOKS EXPENSIVE

The question remains: can we call this too a "transitory" move?

16 STATES HAVE VACCINATED AT LEAST 50% OF THEIR POPULATION

State vaccination rates range from 32.3% in Mississippi to 68.2% in Vermont.

 
 
 

GENDER DIVERSITY IN JOURNALISM AND INTEGRATION EVERYWHERE

Women in news, diversity at the Golden Globes and the racist history of prom.

BOSSES HAD TIME TO ADJUST TO RETURNING TO THE OFFICE. EMPLOYEES HAVEN'T

Managers are being caught off guard by emotional reactions from employees on heading back to work- in person.

 
 
 

NEW AMAZON BOOK ON JEFF BEZOS'S LAST YEARS HAS GOODIES GALORE BUT WON'T CHANGE YOUR MIND

Brad Stone's book, Amazon Unbound, tells the story of the company's last decade.

MEET THE WOMAN AT THE TOP OF THIS YEAR'S LIST OF THE WORLD'S GREATEST LEADERS

Her nation is a step ahead on COVID, gender equity, climate, and more.

 
 
 

THE CEOS ON OUR WORLD'S GREATEST LEADERS LIST

New Zealand's Jacinda Ardern tops the list, but a "boatload" of CEOs also make an appearance.

THE APPLE AND EPIC GAMES COURT CASE IS LITERALLY BANANAS

An Apple lawyer's digression about the wardrobe choices of a fruity Fortnite video game character strikes at the heart of the legal...

 
 
 

AN ASTROLOGY STARTUP GETS VENTURE CAPITAL FUNDING

Sanctuary, the astrology app featuring real, live readers, gets VC cash

MORE COMPANIES ARE OFFERING PREGNANCY LOSS LEAVE

The corporate policies offer two weeks paid leave for mothers or their partners.

 
 
 

THE LEGAL BATTLE FOR THE WORLD'S UGLIEST-AND MOST BELOVED-BOOT

The battle is over whether UGG should be "ugg"-a generic Australian term-in the U.S.

BIG TECH TUMBLES-AND CRYPTO SINKS WITH IT

Don't look now-chips and FANG stocks are in correction territory.

 
 
 

DOGECOIN IS NOW WORTH MORE THAN THESE CORPORATE GIANTS-EVEN AFTER THIS WEEKEND'S EPIC COLLAPSE

Crypto, commodities and crude are starting the week on a strong note.

A FAVORITE AMONG PUNK ROCKERS, DR. MARTENS IS REBORN AS A BUZZY HOT STOCK

The cult footwear brand, beloved by the Sex Pistols and The Who's Pete Townshend, is on a tear this year.

 
 
 



Aaron Hicks, Giancarlo Stanton injuries leave Yankees lineup decimated

Aaron Hicks, Giancarlo Stanton injuries leave Yankees lineup decimated

After Aaron Boone announced Aaron Hicks would miss time with a torn sheath in his left wrist that could lead to surgery, Giancarlo Stanton was scratched from Friday's lineup... Read more ...

Derek Jeter sells mansion once rented to Tom Brady for $22.5M

Derek Jeter sells mansion once rented to Tom Brady for $22.5M

The former Yankee has scored a home run and sold off his Tampa mansion, which he once rented out to Tom Brady, for $22.5 million after eight months on the market. Read more ...

No garden for American heroes, yes to censorship & monument destruction?...

No garden for American heroes, yes to censorship & monument destruction? Biden revokes more Trump executive orders

US President Joe Biden has revoked a number of executive orders by his predecessor Donald Trump, including those seeking to protect monuments and combat online censorship, and... Read more ...

Biden hosts DACA recipients as he drops Trump health care rule for immigrants

Biden hosts DACA recipients as he drops Trump health care rule for immigrants

Amid a growing southern border crisis, President Biden on Friday met privately with six people brought to the US illegally as children and repealed a long-stalled Trump... Read more ...

Abreu, Dozier collide, Royals snap 11-game skid, beat Chisox

Abreu, Dozier collide, Royals snap 11-game skid, beat Chisox

CHICAGO - White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu and Kansas City batter Hunter Dozier were forced to leave after a frightening collision on a popup, and the Royals ended an 11-game... Read more ...

California budget has $35 million for basic income programs

California budget has $35 million for basic income programs

California Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to use a sliver of the state's massive budget surplus to give poor people money each month with no rules on how they spend it. Read more ...

A rain chance for a part of the weekend

A rain chance for a part of the weekend

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NH hopes to encourage hospitals, nursing homes to make mental health beds...

NH hopes to encourage hospitals, nursing homes to make mental health beds available

New Hampshire is offering a $12 million incentive program to end the crisis of boarding mental health patients in hospital emergency rooms. Read more ...

Medina Spirit cleared to run Preakness after passing drug tests

Medina Spirit cleared to run Preakness after passing drug tests

BALTIMORE - Medina Spirit has passed three rounds of prerace drug testing and been cleared to run in the Preakness on Saturday. Maryland racing officials said Friday tests on... Read more ...

Neera Tanden lands in the White House, after all

Neera Tanden lands in the White House, after all

A contentious nomination process kept Neera Tanden out of President Joe Biden's Cabinet, but she still landed in the White House. The White House confirmed on Friday that Biden... Read more ...