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Tesla Surpasses Toyota As The Most Valuable…

Since the start of the year, Tesla shares have swelled 183%.

Low-cost airline HK Express resuming flights in August

Hong Kong low-cost airline HK Express, part of the Cathay Pacific Group, says it will gradually resume flights on Aug. 2 as Asian governments ease coronavirus-related travel restrictions

Naked men and drunks: England assesses the…

The reopening of pubs in England didn't overwhelm emergency services as many had feared before the biggest easing of Britain's coronavirus lockdown

Airbus To Cut 15,000 Jobs Over COVID-19 Pandemic

The company said the cuts will occur no later than the summer of 2021.

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Asia Today: Australian state's cases spike…

The hard-hit Australian state of Victoria recorded a death and its highest-ever daily increase in coronavirus cases as authorities prepare to close its border with New South Wales

Mercedes to recall 660,000 vehicles in China for…

Mercedes-Benz will recall more than 660,000 vehicles in China later this year for a possible oil leak

FAA Approves Test Flights Of Boeing's Updated 737…

Global aviation regulators grounded the 737 Max back in March 2019 after two fatal crashes involving Boeing 737 Max 8s.

Thais bid addio to theater where they fell in…

Bangkok’s Scala theater was where Thais cheered Hollywood heroes, laughed at quirky comedies and fell in love with film

Croatia's ruling conservatives win big in…

The ruling conservatives overwhelmingly won Croatia’s parliamentary elections held Sunday amid a spike in new coronavirus cases as the latest European Union member state leaned further to the right

Newspaper owner: Sorry for equating mask rule to…

A Kansas county Republican Party chairman who owns a weekly newspaper has apologized for a cartoon posted on the paper’s Facebook page that equated the Democratic governor’s coronavirus-inspired order for people to wear masks in public with the mass murder of Jews by the Nazis during the Holocaust

Gig workers face shifting roles, competition in…

The coronavirus pandemic is pummeling the global economy and U.S. unemployment is reaching heights not seen since the Great Depression

Mexican president says ex-oil chief has offered to talk

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador says the former head of Mexico’s state oil company has offered to talk about corruption at the company, known as Pemex

Trump signs extension of COVID-relief fund for…

President Donald Trump has signed into law a temporary extension of a subsidy program for small businesses battered by the coronavirus, The legislation extends the June 30 deadline for applying for the program to Aug. 8

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Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing…

Nursing home residents are among the Americans getting $1,200 checks as part of the U.S. plan to revive the economy

Asia Today: India's cases up as WHO cautions vs…

India has reported another record 24-hour jump in coronavirus cases as the World Health Organization cautioned against the country’s plans to release a vaccine by August

Trump, Biden fight for primacy on social media…

Former Vice President Joe Biden's campaign is feverishly working to develop a social media force that can compete with President Donald Trump's well-established digital “army” of meme makers and political influencers who retweet campaign messages in support of him

Australian Finance Minister Cormann to resign at end of year

One of Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s most senior Cabinet ministers says he is retiring from politics at the end of the year

Scholastic CEO talks civil unrest, pandemic

When the pandemic shut down U.S. schools nationwide in March, Scholastic Corp. immediately offered a free online learning hub for millions families with kids

Mexico's COVID deaths pass 30,000, world's 5th highest total

Mexico has topped 30,000 COVID-19 deaths, overtaking France as the country with the fifth-highest number of deaths since the pandemic began

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Lucky Brand files for bankruptcy, has offer to sell company

Blue jeans retailer Lucky Brand is filing for bankruptcy protection and blaming its troubles partly on the coronavirus, which caused the temporary closure of its stores this spring