Tom Krisher, Associated Press | PostedJul 2nd - 6:17am
Tesla says it delivered more electric vehicles worldwide in the second quarter than it did in the first. The increase came even though coronavirus restrictions forced it to shut down its only U.S. factory for much of the period.
David Rising and Jake Coyle, Associated Press | PostedJul 2nd - 5:28am
The United States and South Africa have both reported record new daily coronavirus infections, with U.S. figures surpassing 50,000 cases a day for the first time, underlining the challenges still ahead as nations press to reopen their virus-devastated economies.
Nicole Winfield and David McHugh, Associated Press | PostedJul 2nd - 3:07am
Europe has limited the rise in unemployment caused by the pandemic with a wide array of government support programs, but that cannot hide widespread economic distress and anxiety among workers and small business owners.
At least 123 people were killed Thursday in a landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar, the worst in a series of deadly accidents at such sites in recent years that critics blame on the government's failure to take action against unsafe conditions.
Oscar Wells Gabriel Ii, Associated Press | PostedJul 2nd - 1:05am
Fox News isn't disclosing the nature of the sexual misconduct allegations against daytime news anchor Ed Henry. But whatever it is, the network feels it's serious enough to cost him his gig. Fox says it got a complaint a week ago from an attorney about Henry's alleged misconduct. It hired an outside investigator, which provided information Fox says led them to let Henry go. A lawyer for Henry denies the allegations and says his client is confident he'll be cleared if there's a “full hearing in an appropriate forum.” Henry co-anchored “America’s Newsroom.''
Philip Marcelo, Associated Press | PostedJul 1st - 10:01pm
When Mahdi Hashemian was looking for a bicycle for his 7-year-old daughter Zeynab last week, the Cambridge, Massachusetts, resident decided to skip his local cycle shops in favor of a Black-owned one a few miles away in Boston’s Dorchester neighborhood.