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UN chief warns leaders pandemic may cause historic famine UN chief warns leaders pandemic may cause historic famine 05/28/2020 01:40pm • UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. chief on Thursday warned the largest gathering of world leaders since the coronavirus pandemic began that it will cause “unimaginable devastation and suffering around the world,” with historic levels of hunger and famine and up to 1.6 billion people unable to ear The Latest: Italy's schools on pace to reopen in September The Latest: Italy's schools on pace to reopen in September 05/28/2020 01:39pm • The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. — Italy's education minister says students will be back in school in Simon & Schuster names Jonathan Karp as new CEO Simon & Schuster names Jonathan Karp as new CEO 05/28/2020 11:31am • NEW YORK (AP) — Jonathan Karp, who has worked with authors ranging from Sen. Edward Kennedy to Susan Orlean, has been named the new CEO of Simon & Schuster. He replaces Carolyn Reidy, who died two weeks ago. Karp, who joined the company in 2010, most recently served as president and publisher Airlines increase job cuts as pandemic crushes air travel Airlines increase job cuts as pandemic crushes air travel 05/28/2020 09:11am • Major airlines on both sides of the Atlantic are cutting even more jobs as they struggle to cope with a plunge in air travel that will leave the airline industry much smaller than it was before the coronavirus pandemic and economic collapse. EasyJet said Thursday that it will cut up to one-third of Boras to clients in memo: Don't bail out baseball owners Boras to clients in memo: Don't bail out baseball owners 05/28/2020 08:24am • NEW YORK (AP) — Agent Scott Boras recommends his clients refuse Major League Baseball’s attempt to cut salaries during negotiations with the players’ association, claiming team financial issues caused by the coronavirus pandemic have their origin in management debt financing. In an email obtai 'Didn't give a damn': Inside a ravaged Spanish nursing home 'Didn't give a damn': Inside a ravaged Spanish nursing home 05/27/2020 11:26pm • MADRID (AP) — Zoilo Patiño was just one of more than 19,000 elderly people to die of coronavirus in Spain’s nursing homes but he has come to symbolize a system of caring for the country’s most vulnerable that critics say is desperately broken. When the Alzheimer’s-stricken 84-year-old succu Lebanon crisis brings mixed legacy for central bank governor Lebanon crisis brings mixed legacy for central bank governor 05/27/2020 10:14pm • BEIRUT (AP) — Touted as the guardian of Lebanon’s monetary stability, he steered the tiny country's finances for nearly three decades, through post-war recovery and bouts of unrest. Now, Lebanon’s central bank governor is being called a “thief” by some anti-government protesters who see h F1 teams limited to a $145 million budget cap from next year F1 teams limited to a $145 million budget cap from next year 05/27/2020 08:16pm • PARIS (AP) — Formula One teams will be limited to spending $145 million next season and even less in following years, after motorsport's governing body approved a budget cap on Wednesday. FIA said in a statement that the cap will be scaled down to $140 million in 2022 and $135 million for 2023-202 Budget-Friendly Staycation Ideas 05/27/2020 08:00pm • Taking a vacation is a great way to bond with loved ones and also enjoy new experiences while kicking back and unwinding from everyday life. But going away doesn't come cheap, and many Americans are putting travel plans on hold amid the coronavirus outbreak and until their financial situation stabi How to Invest in Green Stocks 05/27/2020 08:00pm • When it comes to socially responsible investing, the environment is at the top of investors' minds. There are different ways to invest in green stocks, such as buying individual companies, green-focused exchange-traded funds and mutual funds that hold green stocks. No matter what vehicle you choose Should You Get a Prenup? 05/27/2020 08:00pm • There is a reason that when you watch a romance on the big screen, a couple never seals their love with a kiss and then suggests that they draw up a prenuptial agreement. Prince Charming and Snow White didn't do it. Ariel and Prince Eric had no prenup. If you're in love and planning on marrying som Should You Skip a Mortgage Payment During the Pandemic? 05/27/2020 08:00pm • The bills are piling up, and you're losing sleep over how you'll pay the mortgage. Whether your income has dropped or expenses have increased because of the coronavirus pandemic, you are not alone. Many Americans need help with mortgage payments right now. The good news is that help has arrived for Indexes___________________________Close_____Dly Chg___Week Chg__Ytd Chg 05/27/2020 02:56pm • Balanced Fund 12928.04 + 1.25 + 3.16 - 2.94 Corporate A-Rated Debt 2311.21 + .49 + 1.45 + 4.20 Emerging Markets 302.41 + 1.07 + 1.92 - 17.19 Equity Income Fund 12028.11 + 2.05 + 5.17 - 12.03 GNMA Reaction to the death of AIDS activist, writer Larry Kramer Reaction to the death of AIDS activist, writer Larry Kramer 05/27/2020 02:11pm • NEW YORK (AP) — Reaction to the death of Larry Kramer, the AIDS activist and playwright who turned his fury into mass protests and helped raise the profile of the disease: “At a time when the federal government sat paralyzed in denial of a disease that was ravaging an entire generation of LGBTQ PG&E's bankruptcy trial opens with attacks on voting process PG&E's bankruptcy trial opens with attacks on voting process 05/27/2020 01:12pm • BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — An effort to block Pacific Gas and Electric's path out of bankruptcy kicked off Wednesday's trial on the plan in bankruptcy court as critics of the utility questioned whether the overwhelming vote in favor of the plan by wildfire victims was tainted by conflicts of interest
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