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Gun-related deaths rise — but not among this group of Americans

Nearly one-fifth of firearm deaths over the last two decades occurred between 2015 and 2017, new figures show......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2019

Gun-related deaths rise — except for one group of Americans

Nearly one-fifth of firearm deaths over the last two decades occurred between 2015 and 2017, new figures show......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 8th, 2019

Gun-related deaths increase by 14% — except for one group of Americans

Nearly one-fifth of firearm deaths over the last two decades occurred between 2015 and 2017, new figures show......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 8th, 2019

U.S. attorneys seek Amazon data on coronavirus-linked worker deaths, infections

A group of 13 U.S. attorneys general on Tuesday asked Amazon.com Inc to provide data on coronavirus-related deaths and infections among its workforce, along with evidence of the company's compliance with paid sick leave laws......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 12th, 2020

Virus deaths rise fast, but hospitalizations slow

New York COVID-19-related deaths jumped yet again by more than 700 in a day, while hospitals battling the outbreak reported encouraging news. On the economic front, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said testing... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 15th, 2020

Americans are canceling their domestic travel over coronavirus fears

Hotels around the country have begun reporting a rise in group cancellations. Airlines, meanwhile, are doing away with cancellation fees as jittery travelers rethink their plans......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 28th, 2020

Cannabis Watch: Vape sales are falling on fears about the outbreak of vaping-related lung illness

The vaping-related lung disease that has infected more than 500 Americans and caused eight deaths is having a dampening effect on sales of vapes, which were on an upsurge as more states legalize cannabis for medical or recreational use......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 23rd, 2019

Is the Market Too Dependent on Tech Stocks?

The FANG group has been responsible for one-third of the market’s rise in value for the past 12 months. Are investors aware of potential risks?Related Stocks: AMZN, MSFT, FB, GOOGL, AAPL, NFLX,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusJun 18th, 2018

Waterfall-related deaths are on the rise as people aim for the perfect Instagram pic

Wikimedia Social media has turned the natural world into stunning photo ops, often at the sacrifice of safety.   Three popular travel Y.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 15th, 2018

State sues OxyContin maker Purdue for its role in opioid crisis

Attorney General Barbara Underwood on Tuesday filed a lawsuit against Purdue Pharma, maker of the painkiller OxyContin, seeking monetary damages following the rise in opioid-related deaths in the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 15th, 2018

Alcohol-Related Deaths Are On the Rise with Death Rate of Women Increasing Dramatically

Alcohol kills more people annually than other drug overdoses, including opioid addiction overdoses. Alcohol related deaths are on a sharp rise in the United States, according to new research published by the Institute for Health Metric.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 20th, 2018

Fatalities on commercial passenger aircraft rise in 2018

The fatality rate on passenger jet aircraft worldwide jumped in 2018 after airlines recorded zero accident deaths on passenger jets in the prior year, according to a Dutch consulting firm and an aviation safety group......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 1st, 2019

Fossil to sell smartwatch technology worth $40 million to Google, shares rise

Fossil Group Inc said on Thursday it would sell its intellectual property related to a smartwatch technology currently under development to Alphabet Inc's Google for $40 million, sending the watchmaker's shares up as much as 11 percent......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 17th, 2019

Fentanyl still key driver of opioid epidemic, though overall deaths are down

While opioid overdose deaths have declined for the second consecutive year, deaths involving fentanyl and cocaine continue to rise. According to Massachusetts public health data released Wednesday, opioid-related overdose deaths decreased 4 percent fr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2019

Paul Brandus: Record rise in unemployment casts a shadow over Trump’s re-election bid

If Americans vote their pocketbooks this November, it could be the end of Donald Trump’s short political career......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 29th, 2020

Marvell shares rise after topping Wall Street expectations

Marvell Technology Group Lt.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 28th, 2020

Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Rise; Dollar Tree Profit Beats Estimates

Following the market opening Thursday, the Dow traded up 0.27% to 25617.22 while the NASDAQ rose 0.31% to 9441.99. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.31% to 3045.65. The U.S. has the highest number of coronavirus cases and deaths in the world, reportin.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMay 28th, 2020

U.S. initial jobless claims rise 2.12 million in latest week while continuing claims decline

The Labor Department said 2.12 million unemployed Americans applied for state unemployment benefits in the week ended May 23, the Labor Department said Thursday. That's down from 2.4 million in the prior we.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 28th, 2020

These are the jobs displaced workers are taking as lockdowns ease

With unemployment at record levels in most states and reopening phases underway across the country, a number of Americans are pursuing newly created coronavirus-related jobs.   More than half of American workers have lost a job, hours or income due.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 28th, 2020

Southern California relaxes coronavirus restrictions despite mixed data

Amanda Edwards/Getty Images Los Angeles County, the site of more than half of California's coronavirus deaths, moved on Tuesday to relax many of its pandemic-related re.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMay 28th, 2020

Ohio launching mass Covid-19 testing in nursing homes, which have seen the most deaths

LeadingAge Ohio, a trade group representing 400 nonprofit nursing homes, has asked for resources including increased testing and supplies of protective equipment since the pandemic began......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2020