Coronavirus live updates: USNS Comfort arrives in New York City; Anthony Fauci defends social distancing; US death toll tops 3,100

The USNS Comfort, a Navy ship with 1,000 hospital beds, arrived in New York City’s harbor. Here are the latest coronavirus crisis updates Monday.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Coronavirus Live Updates: China’s Xi Jinping Visits Wuhan as Global Death Toll Tops 4,000

As Italy restricted travel across the country, the Chinese leader visited Wuhan, the city where the global outbreak began. China signaled that it would begin lifting some travel restrictions in the area around Wuhan, after a lengthy lockdown. NYT > … Read more…

Tesla Profit Tops Street, “highly Confident” To Meet Delivery Outlook, Shares Up

Shares of Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA) surged 12% in extended trading session on Wednesday after the luxury electric car maker reported a surprise third-quarter profit, which trumped Wall Street estimates. Looking forward, the company said it is “highly confident” to … Read more…

General Motors Q2 Profit Tops Estimates, Revenue Down 1.9%; Affirms Guidance

General Motors Co. (GM) said its second-quarter net income was up 1.6 percent year-on-year driven by the performance of North America and significant progress on transformational cost initiatives. Looking forward, the company affirmed its fiscal 2019 guidance. RTT – Earnings … Read more…

‘Spider-Man: Far from Home’ Tops Moviegoers’ Most Anticipated Summer Blockbuster

Spider-Man: Far from Home topped Fandango's Most Anticipated Summer Movie Survey, voted upon by more than 2,000 moviegoers. The next installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe follows Tom Holland as the beloved web-slinging character, who heads to Europe after the … Read more…

Lil Nas X Tops Billboard Hot 100 With ‘Old Town Road’ After Being Removed From Country Charts

Lil Nas X is redefining country music and causing people to ask serious questions about the genre’s racial roots with his song “Old Town Road.” The song originally entered music streaming sites under the country genre (with many defining it … Read more…

Consumer sentiment tops expectations in November, stays on pace for best year since 2000

A preliminary reading on consumer sentiment for November came in slightly above expectations. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: … Read more…