News

CDC officials recommend opening schools with masks — but closing indoor dining and gyms

CDC researchers on Tuesday argued schools were unlikely to fuel major coronavirus transmission. The researchers suggested reopening schools with masks and social-distancing requirements. They said schools could be made safer with restrictions elsewhere such as restaurants and gyms. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. US schools began closing their […]
CDC officials recommend opening schools with masks — but closing indoor dining and gyms
Markets

US stocks slide after a sharp decline in July retail sales

US stocks fell Friday after disappointing retail sales data showed the ongoing economic rebound slowed in July. Investors continue to expect further government stimulus even though talks for the next package are at a standstill. The market will also be watching for news on trade talks, as senior US and […]
US stocks slide after a sharp decline in July retail sales
Strategy

REOPENING: Businesses explain their plans and how they’re preparing now

Several states are beginning the first phases of reopening and gyms, fitness studios, bowling alleys, and salons are among some of the businesses allowed to open with limited capacity. Businesses are eager to reopen; half of the companies polled by the small business referral network Alignable said they could get […]
REOPENING: Businesses explain their plans and how they’re preparing now