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United pilots to consider furlough and early retirement deals - Fox Business

2,250 pilots are at risk of furlough this year at United more



Tesla secures tax break for Cybertruck Gigafactory in Austin - Electrek

Tesla has secured an important approval for a tax break from a local school district in order to build its next Gigafactory in Austin, Texas. In May, Electrek exclusively reported that Tesla’s next factory is going to be in Austin. It plans to move fast with … more



Worldwide PC shipments grew due to work-from-home arrangements - Engadget

The PC industry bounced back in the second quarter of 2020 after its weakest quarter in years mostly due to shelter-in-place orders prompted by the coronavirus pandemic. According to both Gartner and IDC, PC shipments grew year-over-year in the second quarte… more



Asian markets fall after Wall Street retreats on economic worries - MarketWatch

Stocks down around 1% in Hong Kong, Shanghai more



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Price of Gold Fundamental Daily Forecast - Facing Short-Term Headwinds without New Fed Stimulus - FX Empire

If money continues to flow into stocks and higher-yielding currencies then non-interest or dividend-paying gold is going to struggle. more



Sappi to lay off dozens of employees at Westbrook mill, shut down paper machine - WMTW Portland

Sappi North America is laying off dozens of employees at its Westbrook mill, the company announced Thursday. more



Coronavirus: Lysol, Clorox, Microban 24 kills COVID-19, EPA says - Deseret News

EPA reveals a slew of cleaning products to use to kill COVID-19 more



2020 Chevy Corvette Getting Complaints Over Frunk Opening While Driving - Motor1

Apparently, there have been two complaints submitted to the NHTSA. more



Why extra $600 in unemployment benefits is ending early for Texans - KTRK-TV

During a briefing, the Texas Workforce Commission said extending the benefit is simply beyond their control. more



Here's what it'll look like inside Encore Boston Harbor when it reopens Sunday - WCVB Boston

Wipes and hand sanitizer will be placed throughout the resort, Plexiglas is setup all over, and masks will be mandatory. more



Luxury brands turn from Hong Kong to mainland Chinese consumers still eager to shop - CNBC

Luxury brands are turning to mainland China from Hong Kong — even shutting stores in the city — as companies try to recoup lost tourism spending and take advantage of new supportive policies from Beijing. more



Muslim woman files discrimination complaint against Target over wrong name on cup - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Target, which launched its own internal investigation, said the incident was an accident. more



Starbucks Says Customers Must Wear Masks At Its Cafes - NPR

Several states already require people to wear masks in public spaces like coffee shops to slow the spread of the coronavirus, but many still have no such requirement. more



Bed Bath & Beyond will close 200 stores as cruises prepare to sail - Alabama's News Leader

The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Thursday related to the national and global response, the work place and the spread of the virus. RETAIL:— Bed Bath & Beyond pla… more



Georgia jobless claims continue to surge as virus threatens recovery - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Many jobless Georgians are still waiting for unemployment benefit payments amid historic coronavirus-triggered flood of claims. more



Crude Oil Shortages Beginning To Bite In Key Markets - OilPrice.com

There are growing signs that the markets are undersupplied with Urals and Arab Light thanks to continuing deep production cuts, and the premium on Brent crude marks a sharp turnaround compared to the steep discounts in April more



Caesars Entertainment to reopen Bally’s on Las Vegas Strip - Las Vegas Review-Journal

<p>Caesars Entertainment Corp. plans to reopen Bally’s amid what CEO Tony Rodio calls “solid customer interest” this summer from tourists.</p> more



American Airlines flight attendant, 61, dies suddenly while working - USA TODAY

American Airlines flight attendant Joe Tormes was working a flight with his wife when he died suddenly Sunday, their union confirmed to USA TODAY. more



Fisker and Karma raise millions of dollars following wave of Tesla optimism - The Verge

Fisker Inc. and Karma Automotive both announced big fundraising rounds this week, and Fisker Inc. is even trying to become a publicly-traded company. The investments come at a time when there is renewed interest in money-hungry electric vehicle startups. more




Technology News

iFixit takes the Oura smart ring apart to see how it works - Engadget

The NBA is using Oura's smart ring and several universities are running studies to see if it can help detect COVID-19 infections, but only iFixit is showing you what's actually inside the wearable device. more



Leaked Photos Spill the Beans on Samsung's Next Wireless Earbuds - Gizmodo

On Thursday, we got a purported first look at Samsung’s latest truly wireless earbuds, although deciding to call them anything but bean buds is a huge missed opportunity if you ask me. more



Dream job: Company offering $1,000 to play Animal Crossing - KRON4

They willpay someone a $1,000 to test their internet connection while playing 50-hours of Animal Crossing. more



This Wrench Game Might Help You Learn Auto Mechanics Without Getting Dirty - Jalopnik

You can read all the manuals and watch hours of video, but nothing beats hands-on wrench-turning experience if you want to get better at understanding how your car works. But cars, tools, and workspaces are expensive. This video game Wrench, however, could ma… more



Google reveals its new Nest smart speaker - Engadget

After a leak from Japan's FCC, Google decided to show off the new Nest smart speaker in a stylish promo picture. more



Leaker suggests iPhone 12 Pro models will have 6GB of RAM - 9to5Mac

Apple is expected to introduce four new iPhone models later this year, with two models being part of the iPhone 12 lineup and the other two of the iPhone 12 Pro lineup. As we continue to learn more about the next generation iPhone, leaker @L0vetodream shared … more



Amazon just took $103 off these wireless earbuds—snag them for $37 - Yahoo Entertainment

Go wireless and save a whopping 74 percent. more



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Replace Your Logitech Harmony Express with a Free Harmony Elite Remote Right Now - Lifehacker

Logitech will sunset its Harmony Express remote in just a few weeks, after barely a full year on the market. Don’t worry, though; you’ll be able to get an even better smart remote for free. But you should put in the request sooner rather than later. more



How To Swim And Dive In Animal Crossing - GameSpot

Where to get the wet suit, how to get in the water, tips on how to swim fast, and how to dive for sea creatures in New Horizons. more