America has half a million fewer jobs than initially believed

Where are the worst job losses due to China trade Peter Navarro believes the Trump administration is trying to stop these job losses. Wall Street Journal associate editor James Freeman says these tariffs might lead to a U.S. recession. The U.S. labor market isn’t as strong as initially believed, according to new figures published on Wednesday. Continue Reading Below The […]

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Paradise lost: 400 million pieces of trash discovered on beaches of remote tropical islands

Story Highlights Plastic ocean trash could last for centuries. Plastic items accounted for over 95% of all debris recorded on the Cocos Islands. The trash included an estimated 373,000 toothbrushes. Mounds of garbage washed up on the shores of Direction Island, one of the Cocos Islands in the Indian Ocean. (Photo: Silke Stuckenbrock) We know trash is everywhere on Earth, all […]

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CDC: 1.1 million more Americans lost health insurance coverage in 2018

The number of Americans without health insurance increased again in 2018, the second consecutive year that figure has risen after several years of declines under Obamacare, a new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention survey shows. (Photo: Getty Images) The number of Americans without health insurance increased again in 2018, the second consecutive year that figure has risen after several years of […]

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Booker raises $5 million, lagging behind multiple Democrats running for White House

Democratic Presidential Candidate Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ): What to know New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker’s campaign for president announced Sunday it raised over $5 million in February and March, and it had over $6.1 million cash on hand. It was among the smallest fundraising figures to be disclosed voluntarily by a Democrat so far, with roughly 10 months left before […]

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750 Million Reasons Why Aurora Cannabis Still Lags Behind Canopy Growth

Aurora Cannabis (NYSE: ACB) is dominating Canopy Growth (NYSE: CGC) in stock performance so far this year. It's on track to beat Canopy in annual production capacity. Aurora is generating greater international sales than Canopy is. But Aurora remains a distant second to Canopy Growth in terms of market cap. Despite Aurora's outperforming its top rival in several important ways, […]

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Billionaire gives $100 million to fund Connecticut education

One of the world's wealthiest couples announced Friday they are donating $100 million to support public education and new businesses in some of Connecticut's most disadvantaged communities. Continue Reading Below The contribution from hedge fund billionaire Ray Dalio and his wife, Barbara, is believed to be the largest known philanthropic donation to the state, according to Gov. Ned Lamont's office. […]

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JPMorgan to spend $350 million on skills

Like many companies, JPMorgan Chase expects artificial intelligence and other new technologies will change how its employees will work over the next decade. The company announced recently that it will spend $350 million over five years to support training programs, invest in community colleges and conduct research on ways to help less-skilled workers find better jobs and careers. The goal […]

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Dems want $50 million for biased research to attack gun ownership

Firearrms attorney: Dems’ gun crackdown bill burdensome on gun dealers, individuals Democrats move forward with anti-gun agenda; firearms attorney Ryan Cleckner weighs in. Democrats in the U.S. House are likely to approve spending $50 million in taxpayer funds for public health research on gun violence. While that may sound like a good idea at first glance, it really wouldn’t do […]

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Apex Legends hits 10 million players as it keeps on trouncing Fortnite on Twitch

In the game's first 72 hours, over 10 million gamers logged in to play the new squad-based shooter, with upwards of a million gamers playing at any one time. The buzz on game streaming site Twitch, where fans can watch other people playing games, hasn't slowed down either. Even after the original fanfare died down and players could jump into […]

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