Finance

Starbucks closes stores in China as coronavirus outbreak spreads

Starbucks has closed all stores in China’s Hubei Province amid the outbreak of deadly coronavirus in the capital of Wuhan, which has killed 41 people and sickened more than 1,300. The coffee giant says the decision was prompted by the … read more

Defense

Lockheed adds Dunford, former top U.S. military officer, to board

Lockheed adds Dunford, former top U.S. military officer, to board WASHINGTON — Lockheed Martin has added Joe Dunford, the former chairman of the joint chiefs of staff, to its board of directors, the company announced Friday. Dunford, the Marine general … read more

Politics

Tom Steyer Spends Millions in South Carolina. Black Voters Reap the Benefit.

Tom Steyer Spends Millions in South Carolina. Black Voters Reap the Benefit. HARTSVILLE, S.C. — While leading Democratic presidential candidates make a last-minute push in Iowa and Michael R. Bloomberg looks ahead to Super Tuesday, Tom Steyer has his eye … read more

USA

Walmart testing higher minimum wage for some employees

Walmart testing higher minimum wage for some employees FILE PHOTO: Employees work at the checkout counters of a Walmart store in Secaucus, New Jersey, November 11, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo (Reuters) – Walmart Inc is testing a higher starting wage … read more

World News

Iraq Police Crack Down on Protests as Influential Cleric Withdraws Support

Iraq Police Crack Down on Protests as Influential Cleric Withdraws Support BAGHDAD — Iraqi government security forces on Saturday took back ground from protesters in Baghdad and Basra, in an apparent bid to quell the demonstrations that have lasted for … read more

Entertainment

Hamilton has second wastewater bypass of the year

Hamilton has second wastewater bypass of the year Hamilton, Halton, Niagara and area news from CHCH – Hamilton, Halton, and Niagara news.. Hamilton’s Woodward Wastewater Treatment Plant went through a bypass this morning. This followed the wet weather yesterday and … read more

Lifestyle

Inside Chrissy Teigen and John Legend’s Love Story: In-N-Out Burgers and “Super Sexy Photos”

Inside Chrissy Teigen and John Legend’s Love Story: In-N-Out Burgers and “Super Sexy Photos” At first glance, the answer seems obvious. Asked the secret to her six-year marriage with John Legend—a union that inspires countless #RelationshipGoals tweets—Chrissy Teigen told Vogue in … read more

Auto-Moto

Man who paid $3M for 2020 Corvette Stingray says he’ll never drive it

Man who paid $3M for 2020 Corvette Stingray says he’ll never drive it © Steve Edwards GM CEO Mary Barra and Corvette collector Rick Hendrick at the auction block where Henrdrick paid $3 million for VIN #0001 of the first … read more

Sports

Sam Darnold steps up Christmas gifts for linemen after last year’s prank

Sam Darnold really learned from his rookie mistakes. And we’re not talking about the second-year Jet quarterback’s interceptions and fumbles. In 2018, as a first-round rookie, the QB bought his offensive linemen Christmas gifts, as is the longstanding tradition in … read more

Music

Chromatics share dreamy new single, ‘TOY’

Chromatics share dreamy new single, ‘TOY’ Chromatics have returned with a dreamy new single, ‘Toy’. You can listen to the track below. The single comes in three different versions: ‘TOY,’ ‘TOY (On Film),’ and ‘TOY (Instrumental).’ Describing the song, Chromatics … read more

Science-Tech

Even Body ‘Compliments’ Can Be Destructive for People with Eating Disorders

Even Body ‘Compliments’ Can Be Destructive for People with Eating Disorders Taylor Swift is not a normal person. But she does, famously, have a normal-person persona: She loves wearing rompers, talking shit about her exes, and posting pictures of her … read more