Thursday’s announcement by the CDC that people who are fully vaccinated against the coronavirus do not have to wear masks in most indoor or outdoor situations was a landmark moment in the fight against COVID-19. But relief was accompanied by confusion.
NJ Transit has reached settlements in lawsuits filed by the family of a woman killed and people injured in a 2016 crash when a train slammed into a Hoboken, New Jersey, station. NJ Transit spokesperson Nancy Snyder said settlements were reached in the lawsuits on Wednesday evening, NJ.com reported. Fabiola Bittar de Kroon was killed by falling debris in the Sept. 29, 2016, crash.
J2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM), announced a repurchase at option of holders of 3.25% convertible senior notes due 2029.
Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL) ("Quidel"), a leading provider of rapid diagnostic testing solutions, cellular-based virology assays and molecular diagnostic systems, announced today that its non-prescription QuickVue® At-Home OTC COVID-19 Test is now available in the United States to consumers for online order through e-commerce retailer Amazon.
Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and James Harden are all expected to play Saturday when the Nets host the Chicago Bulls. The three All-Stars have played in the same game just seven times since the Nets acquired Harden from Houston in mid-January. Durant then missed the next 23 games with a left hamstring injury.
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has urged wealthy nations to donate vaccines to other countries where even front-line health care workers can't get access.
"It definitely hurt his ego," a source tells PEOPLE of Alex Rodriguez's reaction to Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez spending time together again
Brookfield Renewable Partners (NYSE: BEP) had a good year in 2020, and its stock price reflected that, rising about 75% for the year. Last week, Brookfield Renewable reported funds from operations (FFO) -- a widely accepted measure of cash generation for asset-heavy businesses -- grew 21% in the first quarter of 2021 compared to the prior-year period. In the first quarter, Brookfield also said it invested or agreed to invest about $400 million of its own equity in transactions for onshore and offshore wind, utility scale solar, and generation assets in the United States, Europe, and India.
Micheal Martin said officials are dealing with the situation in accordance with advice from cyber security experts
Abreu ran towards home to field a pop-up while Dozier had his head down jogging to first base.
Shares of cruise stocks Royal Caribbean (NYSE: RCL), Carnival (NYSE: CCL) (NYSE: CUK), and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NYSE: NCLH) surged ahead in Friday trading, gaining 5.8%, 6.2%, and 6.4%, respectively, by 11:20 a.m. EDT. If you have received your complete round of COVID-19 vaccinations (whether the Pfizer or Moderna two-shot vaccines, or the Johnson & Johnson single shot), then you can "resume [most] activities that you did prior to the pandemic ... without wearing a mask or staying 6 feet apart." "If you travel in the United States, you do not need to get tested before or after travel or self-quarantine after travel."
Winmark Corporation (Nasdaq: WINA) announced today that it will no longer solicit new leasing customers and will pursue an orderly run-off for its middle-market leasing portfolio. Brett D. Heffes, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer stated, "Going forward, we intend to focus all of our resources on enhancing our leadership position in the large and growing resale market. We have determined that running off the existing portfolio will maximize value for our shareholders."
Dr. Shikha Jain, an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Illinois Chicago joined Yahoo Finance to break down what the CDC's new stance on mask wearing means for vaccinated citizens.
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduate student wanted in the killing of a Yale student has been arrested by U.S. Marshals in Alabama after evading authorities for three months. Qinxuan Pan, 29, was arrested in Montgomery Friday morning in connection to the death of 26-year-old Yale graduate student Kevin Jiang in New Haven, Connecticut, on Feb. 6.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the country could face ‘hard choices’ over further reopening.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced on Thursday that people fully vaccinated against the coronavirus do not have to wear face masks in most indoor and outdoor situations. Yahoo News Medical Contributor Dr. Kavita Patel explains what the new guidance means for Americans, as well as what you need to know about "breakthrough" COVID-19 infections in vaccinated people.
Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) announced today that its executives will be speaking at the following investor conferences:
Axonics, Inc. (Nasdaq: AXNX), ("Axonics"), a global medical technology company that is developing and commercializing novel products for the treatment of bladder and bowel dysfunction, today announced the closing of its public offering of 4,025,000 shares of common stock at the public offering price of $50.00 per share, which includes the exercise in full by the underwriters of the underwriters’ option to purchase 525,000 additional shares at the public offering price. The gross proceeds from the offering to Axonics, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses, were approximately $201.3 million.
The Board of Trustees of The Gabelli Go Anywhere Trust (NYSE American: GGO) (the "Fund") declared a $0.50 per share cash distribution payable on June 28, 2021 to Series A preferred shareholders of record on June 21, 2021.
Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: RCKY) today announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.14 per share of outstanding common stock, which will be paid on June 16, 2021 to all shareholders of record as of the close of business on June 2, 2021.