US cities and counties are declaring emergencies to free up funding in case the coronavirus outbreak grows. Here's why it's not necessarily a reason to panic

US CITIES AND COUNTIES ARE DECLARING EMERGENCIES TO FREE UP FUNDING IN CASE THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK GROWS. HERE'S WHY IT'S NOT NECESSARILY A REASON TO PANIC

So far four US cities and counties have declared public health emergencies over the new coronavirus. The declaration is meant as a...

Dee Gill: ADUs Part 2 - How to add a backyard apartment to your single family home

DEE GILL: ADUS PART 2 - HOW TO ADD A BACKYARD APARTMENT TO YOUR SINGLE FAMILY HOME

If you live in a neighborhood where monthly rent on a garage apartment equates to a big chunk of your mortgage payment, you might want...

 
 
 
First possible case of 'community spread' of coronavirus reported in the US

FIRST POSSIBLE CASE OF 'COMMUNITY SPREAD' OF CORONAVIRUS REPORTED IN THE US

The first case of possible "community spread" - in which the origin by which the individual was infected is unknown - was detected...

Cannabis retailer MedMen just posted downbeat earnings, and the new CEO said selling factories and shuttering stores might help turn things around

CANNABIS RETAILER MEDMEN JUST POSTED DOWNBEAT EARNINGS, AND THE NEW CEO SAID SELLING FACTORIES AND SHUTTERING STORES MIGHT HELP TURN THINGS AROUND

California cannabis company MedMen posted downbeat financials for the final three months of 2019 on Wednesday afternoon. Revenue was...

 
 
 
Natalie Campisi: Mortgage rates are plunging with the financial markets, but why aren't they even lower?

NATALIE CAMPISI: MORTGAGE RATES ARE PLUNGING WITH THE FINANCIAL MARKETS, BUT WHY AREN'T THEY EVEN LOWER?

Amid a wave of selling in the stock market driven by coronavirus concerns, the 10-year Treasury note, a key bellwether for mortgage...

A Wall Street analyst predicts that former Salesforce co-CEO Keith Block could end up at Workday, Amazon Web Services, or Oracle

A WALL STREET ANALYST PREDICTS THAT FORMER SALESFORCE CO-CEO KEITH BLOCK COULD END UP AT WORKDAY, AMAZON WEB SERVICES, OR ORACLE

Salesforce co-CEO Keith Block is leaving the company, after just a year and half after ascending to the role. Analysts at RBC Capital...

 
 
 
Trump is headed for a political reckoning as his response to the coronavirus paints a grim picture of his ability to handle a potential pandemic

TRUMP IS HEADED FOR A POLITICAL RECKONING AS HIS RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS PAINTS A GRIM PICTURE OF HIS ABILITY TO HANDLE A POTENTIAL PANDEMIC

While officials struggle to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus in the US and the resulting global economic downturn, all...

Marc Benioff says that coronavirus won't have a major impact on Salesforce's business because the company was built to withstand recessions and downturns

MARC BENIOFF SAYS THAT CORONAVIRUS WON'T HAVE A MAJOR IMPACT ON SALESFORCE'S BUSINESS BECAUSE THE COMPANY WAS BUILT TO WITHSTAND RECESSIONS AND DOWNTURNS

CEO Marc Benioff said on an call with analysts Tuesday that he doesn't expect Salesforce's business to be affected by coronavirus. While...

 
 
 
Disney's CEO is out. Here are the most notable CEO departures of 2020 so far

DISNEY'S CEO IS OUT. HERE ARE THE MOST NOTABLE CEO DEPARTURES OF 2020 SO FAR

Bob Iger , CEO of Disney, and Keith Block , co-CEO of Salesforce, stepped down from their roles on Feb. 25, 2020. Several notable CEOs...

San Francisco declared a state of emergency - here's how the coronavirus is impacting the city, from a company's handshake ban to canceled conferences

SAN FRANCISCO DECLARED A STATE OF EMERGENCY - HERE'S HOW THE CORONAVIRUS IS IMPACTING THE CITY, FROM A COMPANY'S HANDSHAKE BAN TO CANCELED CONFERENCES

The coronavirus has upended plans and changed the way people and companies behave in San Francisco. San Francisco's mayor declared...

 
 
 
US universities are canceling study abroad programs in Italy and urging students to return to the US amid soaring coronavirus cases

US UNIVERSITIES ARE CANCELING STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMS IN ITALY AND URGING STUDENTS TO RETURN TO THE US AMID SOARING CORONAVIRUS CASES

Universities have begun taking the precautionary step of canceling their study abroad programs in Italy as the country grapples with...

Economists see growing recession risk as coronavirus spreads in US and elsewhere

ECONOMISTS SEE GROWING RECESSION RISK AS CORONAVIRUS SPREADS IN US AND ELSEWHERE

WASHINGTON - As the coronavirus outbreak enters a potentially dangerous new phase, with cases widening in Europe and expected to spread...

 
 
 
Photos show what life is like inside San Fiorano, one of the Italian towns on lockdown because of the coronavirus

PHOTOS SHOW WHAT LIFE IS LIKE INSIDE SAN FIORANO, ONE OF THE ITALIAN TOWNS ON LOCKDOWN BECAUSE OF THE CORONAVIRUS

Italy has rapidly become Europe's hotspot for the coronavirus. As of Wednesday, there were 322 confirmed cases, and 12 people had died...

A former Microsoft engineer stole more than $10 million from the company and used it to buy a $1.6 million lakefront home and a Tesla

A FORMER MICROSOFT ENGINEER STOLE MORE THAN $10 MILLION FROM THE COMPANY AND USED IT TO BUY A $1.6 MILLION LAKEFRONT HOME AND A TESLA

A former Microsoft software engineer has been convicted of 18 federal felonies for stealing more than $10 million from his former employer. Volodymyr...

 
 
 
How Peloton's 21 fitness-influencer instructors use Instagram fame to market the brand and keep customers coming back

HOW PELOTON'S 21 FITNESS-INFLUENCER INSTRUCTORS USE INSTAGRAM FAME TO MARKET THE BRAND AND KEEP CUSTOMERS COMING BACK

Peloton is an at-home fitness company that offers livestream and on-demand fitness classes to its subscribers, many of whom use the...

Wall Street expects 3 rate cuts this year as coronavirus fears spread

WALL STREET EXPECTS 3 RATE CUTS THIS YEAR AS CORONAVIRUS FEARS SPREAD

As concerns about a fast-spreading viral outbreak escalate, Wall Street is increasingly betting the Federal Reserve will step in to...

 
 
 
B2C Marketing in 2020: 3 Basic Facts You Can't Forget

B2C MARKETING IN 2020: 3 BASIC FACTS YOU CAN'T FORGET

In the realm of B2C marketing, there are so many variables that marketers can often forget what areas they should be focusing on. We...

Field Trip raised $8.5 million to take psychedelic medicine mainstream. We got an exclusive look at the pitch deck that helped make it happen

FIELD TRIP RAISED $8.5 MILLION TO TAKE PSYCHEDELIC MEDICINE MAINSTREAM. WE GOT AN EXCLUSIVE LOOK AT THE PITCH DECK THAT HELPED MAKE IT HAPPEN

Field Trip Psychedelics raised $8.5 million to build out a network of clinics for psychedelic-assisted therapies. While the psychedelic...

 
 
 
Iran says it won't quarantine any towns or cities, despite recording the most coronavirus deaths outside of China

IRAN SAYS IT WON'T QUARANTINE ANY TOWNS OR CITIES, DESPITE RECORDING THE MOST CORONAVIRUS DEATHS OUTSIDE OF CHINA

Iran says it won't quarantine towns and cities, despite recording the most deaths from the novel coronavirus outside China. "We have...