Friday, June 5, 2020
Michael Jordan's brand donates $100 million to anti-racist groups
Michael JordanVCG | Getty ImagesMichael Jordan and his Jordan Brand company will donate $100 million social organizations "dedicated to ensuring racial equality" the company announced on Friday.In a joint statement, the basketball Hall of Famer said the funding would also assist organizations that assist with "social justice and greater access to education" over the next 10 years."The Jordan Brand...
FISHER ASSET MANAGEMENT
We at Insider Monkey have gone over 821 13F filings that hedge funds and prominent investors are required to file by the SEC The 13F filings show the funds' and investors' portfolio positions as of March 31st, near the height of the coronavirus market crash. In this article, we look at what those funds think of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)...
May 2020 is hottest month on record
The sun sets behind the Statue of Liberty as it is partially obscured by heat waves from the exhaust of a passing ferry on May 31, 2020 in New York City.Gary Hershorn | Getty ImagesThe Earth had its hottest May ever last month, continuing an unrelenting climate change trend as 2020 is set to be among the hottest 10...
American Air’s 74% Jump in Flying Signals Travel on the Mend
(Bloomberg) -- American Airlines Group Inc. surged the most on record after the carrier said it would boost July flights 74% compared with this month, signaling that U.S. travelers freed from shelter-in-place orders are returning more quickly than expected.The busiest days next month will have about 4,000 flights, up from 2,300 in June, said Vasu Raja, American’s senior vice...
Lawsuit alleges Victoria's Secret has 'toxic culture of sexual harassment'
People walk past a Victoria's Secret store in Barcelona.John Milner | LightRocket | Getty ImagesA shareholder of L Brands, the parent company of Victoria's Secret, is suing the company for records and alleging that its bra and lingerie brand has had a "toxic culture of sexual harassment, discrimination, and retaliation" for years.According to the complaint filed Thursday, shareholder John Giarratano...
One of the most distressing ­aspects of the Covid-19 ­pandemic we’ve had to suffer is not being able to say goodbye to our loved ones when they die. Many people see this as a restriction of our civil liberties. But much worse is we can’t give and receive the comfort close relatives and friends would...
The lockdown has been tough on people emotionally and mentally. People are stuck indoors all day, sometimes miles away from the people they love most. But what is it doing to us physically? Dr Shree Datta, a gynaecologist with Intimina, tells the Mirror what impact the lockdown is having on women's menstrual cycles and periods. She explains that while...
A woman who suffers from panic attacks has shared the simple method she uses to warn off spikes of anxiety when she feels it coming on. Panic attacks or panic disorder is when people regularly have sudden surges of panic or fear. The NHS says that although everyone experiences feelings of anxiety and panic at certain...
We're being treated to some beautiful weather at the moment, which is making the lockdown just a little bit easier as we can spend our days in the garden soaking up some rays. But however much you love spending time sunbathing with an ice-cold drink, it's a very different story at night. Many of us have struggled...
The readers in the 70+ age group who wrote to me complaining about staying in lockdown till there’s a vaccine must be feeling mightily relieved.  As of today, they can go outdoors, even meet up with members of their family and see their grandchildren, as long as they socially distance. So far so good. There is,...

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itel Mobile, Africa's leading consumer-centric smartphone brand, has introduced cutting edge additions to its flagship power series, itelP36 and P36 Pro LTE at her first-ever virtual product launch in Lagos. The P36 series consolidates...
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