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One pandemic, two recoveries: New Yorkers are three times more likely to be jobless than Nebraskans

Employment has bounced back fast in some states—while in others the jobless rate is still above that seem during the Great Recession.

Source: Fortune | 22 Sep 2020 | 8:21 pm

My cancer might be back—and I wonder if unnecessary radiation caused it in the first place

An ER doctor explains the risks of unnecessary medical treatment.

Source: Fortune | 22 Sep 2020 | 7:00 pm

House passes spending bill to avoid government shutdown, sends it to Senate

Congress needs to pass spending legislation before Sept. 30 to avoid a government shutdown.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 22 Sep 2020 | 6:55 pm

Stock futures rise slightly after S&P 500 breaks 4-day losing streak

Stocks snapped a 4-day losing streak on Tuesday.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 22 Sep 2020 | 6:05 pm

Palantir says in updated filing it expects 42% revenue growth this year to $1.06 billion

Palantir said on Tuesday that it will surpass $1 billion in sales this year and generate $121 million in adjusted operating income.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 22 Sep 2020 | 6:03 pm

Elon Musk touts new battery tech that could lower prices, offers new 2020 delivery guidance

During the "battery day" portion of the presentation, Tesla confirmed that it is making its own battery cells at a facility in Fremont.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 22 Sep 2020 | 5:43 pm

Climate action: Fear hasn’t motivated people, so let’s get them excited

Activists should look to the music, sports, and fashion industries for examples of how to mobilize and motivate communities, says Adam Met of AJR.

Source: Fortune | 22 Sep 2020 | 5:30 pm

Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Nike, Stitch Fix, KB Home and more

See which stocks are posting big moves after the bell.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 22 Sep 2020 | 4:56 pm

Amazon signals Prime Day will start Oct. 13

Amazon confirmed in July that it's postponing this year's Prime Day until the fourth quarter.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 22 Sep 2020 | 4:53 pm

Stitch Fix shares plummet after personal styling service swings to a loss

The online personal styling service rebounded from supply chain challenges earlier during the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 22 Sep 2020 | 4:35 pm

Sizzler joins the list of chains declaring Chapter 11 due to COVID

All sizzle, no steak? That appears to be the case for Sizzler USA, which filed for bankruptcy Monday in California, joining the growing list of companies that have succumbed to financial struggles caused by the pandemic. Restaurants in particular have been under severe pressure given varying state mandates restricting or limiting indoor dining, and the […]

Source: Fortune | 22 Sep 2020 | 4:30 pm

Nike shares soar as online sales jump 82%, retailer sees rebound in China

Parents were seen stocking up on sneakers for their kids this back-to-school season, and Nike's business finally started to pick back up overseas amid the coronavirus pandemic. 

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 22 Sep 2020 | 4:20 pm

As the bull market turns 6 months old, markets are testing a key level

As major indices neared correction territory, many are wondering whether the bull market has room to run.

Source: Fortune | 22 Sep 2020 | 3:39 pm

Biden calls for an overhaul of 401(k) tax breaks. What it means for you

Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden is calling to "equalize" the tax benefits savers receive for socking money away in a 401(k) plan. Here's how that might look for you.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 22 Sep 2020 | 3:38 pm

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s passing feels like millions of women have lost their bubbie

Her exemplary leadership empowered so many.

Source: Fortune | 22 Sep 2020 | 3:00 pm