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Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Hertz has filed for bankruptcy protection, unable to withstand the coronavirus pandemic that has crippled global travel and with it, the heavily indebted 102-y [...] Read full article: Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into ban...→

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into bankruptcy protection

Hertz has filed for bankruptcy protection, unable to withstand the coronavirus pandemic that has crippled global travel and with it, the heavily indebted 102-y [...] Read full article: Debt and coronavirus push Hertz into ban...→

Hertz seeking bankruptcy loan of up to $1B after stock sale nixed

Hertz seeking bankruptcy loan of up to $1B after stock sale nixed

Hertz Global Holdings is in talks for a bankruptcy loan of up to $1 billion to fund its business reorganization after suspending its plan to sell new shares, T [...] Read full article: Hertz seeking bankruptcy loan of up to $...→

Power play? Pols push for Chicago to serve as ‘hub city’ for NHL return from coronavirus shutdown

Power play? Pols push for Chicago to serve as ‘hub city’ for NHL return from coronavirus shutdown

Mayor Lori Lightfoot and state Rep. Mike Zalewski say the city would be the perfect host as the league eyes a return to action after three months. Read full article: Power play? Pols push for Chicago to ser...→

24 Hour Fitness declares bankruptcy, citing

24 Hour Fitness declares bankruptcy, citing "devastating" coronavirus hit

Gym chain also closing 100 locations nationwide, but plans to keep other facilities running while in Chapter 11. Read full article: 24 Hour Fitness declares bankruptcy, cit...→

Minnesota Democrats push for police reform while Republicans prioritize coronavirus response

Minnesota Democrats push for police reform while Republicans prioritize coronavirus response

Minnesota House Democrats are looking to overhaul police practices in the wake of the death of George Floyd, but their measures could be stopped short by lawma [...] Read full article: Minnesota Democrats push for police refo...→

Hertz Surges on Plan to Sell $1 Billion Stock in Bankruptcy

Hertz Surges on Plan to Sell $1 Billion Stock in Bankruptcy

Car rental firm Hertz Global Holdings Inc. is asking a bankruptcy judge to let it take advantage of the quixotic surge in its stock by selling up to $1 billion [...] Read full article: Hertz Surges on Plan to Sell $1 Billion ...→

Garcetti, Other Mayors Push State For Homeless Funding Amid Coronavirus

Garcetti, Other Mayors Push State For Homeless Funding Amid Coronavirus

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia and Santa Ana Mayor Miguel Pulido joined their counterparts from other large California cities [...] Read full article: Garcetti, Other Mayors Push State For Ho...→

6 Things to Know – Coronavirus Concerns During Protests, Small Businesses Question Bankruptcy Filings

6 Things to Know – Coronavirus Concerns During Protests, Small Businesses Question Bankruptcy Filings

It’s Tuesday, June 9th – and NBC 6 has the top stories you need to know for the day. No. 1 – Miami-Dade County beaches that have been closed because of the cor [...] Read full article: 6 Things to Know – Coronavirus Concerns ...→

Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coronavirus protection, not money

Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coronavirus protection, not money

The lawsuit claims that Amazon engages in "purposeful miscommunication with workers" and "sloppy contact tracing." Read full article: Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coron...→

'The scar is apparent': Biden links coronavirus pandemic to push for racial justice

'The scar is apparent': Biden links coronavirus pandemic to push for racial justice

“I think that the blinders have sort of been taken off the American people in this pandemic, and now what they’re seeing as the consequence of the flat killing [...] Read full article: 'The scar is apparent': Biden links coro...→

Big chains filed for bankruptcy every week in May. Here are 6 of them

Big chains filed for bankruptcy every week in May. Here are 6 of them

Retailers had already been struggling, and now they’re bearing the brunt of coronavirus’ impact. But a large gym brand and a major car rental company have also [...] Read full article: Big chains filed for bankruptcy every we...→

E.U. and Japan Push Coronavirus Stimulus Packages: Live Coverage

E.U. and Japan Push Coronavirus Stimulus Packages: Live Coverage

France revoked the authorization for hydroxychloroquine as a treatment for Covid-19 patients. The rise of virus-tracking apps in China is stirring privacy fear [...] Read full article: E.U. and Japan Push Coronavirus Stimulus...→

Fears of Coronavirus Second Wave Prompt Flu Push at US Pharmacies, Drugmakers

Fears of Coronavirus Second Wave Prompt Flu Push at US Pharmacies, Drugmakers

U.S. pharmacy chains are preparing a big push for flu vaccinations when the season kicks off in October, hoping to curb tens of thousands of serious cases that [...] Read full article: Fears of Coronavirus Second Wave Prompt ...→

LATAM Airlines files for bankruptcy as coronavirus slams travel industry

LATAM Airlines files for bankruptcy as coronavirus slams travel industry

LATAM Airlines Group announced Tuesday that it filed for bankruptcy in the latest sign of how the coronavirus pandemic has roiled the travel industry. Read full article: LATAM Airlines files for bankruptcy as c...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

WSJ: Hertz Seeks Bankruptcy Loan After Suspending Stock Sale

WSJ: Hertz Seeks Bankruptcy Loan After Suspending Stock Sale

Hertz Global Holdings Inc. is in talks for a bankruptcy loan of up to $1 billion to fund its business reorganization after suspending its plan to sell new shar [...] Read full article: WSJ: Hertz Seeks Bankruptcy Loan After S...→

Flushing the toilet may push coronavirus aerosols 3 feet into air, study reveals

Flushing the toilet may push coronavirus aerosols 3 feet into air, study reveals

In a world still reeling from the coronavirus pandemic, going to the bathroom may never be quite the same. Read full article: Flushing the toilet may push coronavirus...→

24 Hour Fitness to close 13 Bay Area gyms, file for bankruptcy protection

24 Hour Fitness to close 13 Bay Area gyms, file for bankruptcy protection

San Ramon-based 24 Hour Fitness said Monday it will close 13 Bay Area clubs among the 100 locations it is shuttering as part of its filing for Chapter 11 bankr [...] Read full article: 24 Hour Fitness to close 13 Bay Area gym...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot to introduce coronavirus tenant protection ordinance

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot to introduce coronavirus tenant protection ordinance

Mayor Lori Lightfoot plans to introduce a package next week designed to give renters who’ve lost income due to the coronavirus pandemic a measure of protection [...] Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot to introduc...→

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Businesses are in the process of reopening this week, and while many are struggling, some are getting a new boost from federal dollars. Read full article: Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection ...→

Coronavirus: Can Gov. Newsom make rent, mortgage debt vanish?

Coronavirus: Can Gov. Newsom make rent, mortgage debt vanish?

Despite record unemployment, late payments on mortgages and rents have yet to spiral into crisis though warning signs have emerged. Lawyers doubt the Californi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Can Gov. Newsom make rent, ...→

Coronavirus Saturday update: 30 more COVID-19 fatalities push death toll passed 1,000

Coronavirus Saturday update: 30 more COVID-19 fatalities push death toll passed 1,000

Minnesota’s COVID-19 death toll surpassed 1,000 people Saturday when the state Department of Health reported another 30 deaths related to the coronavirus. The [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Saturday update: 30 more COV...→

Coronavirus crisis crippling debt-heavy Serta Simmons

Coronavirus crisis crippling debt-heavy Serta Simmons

The nation’s biggest mattress maker is in danger of becoming a coronavirus casualty this summer — and it’s the company’s private-equity owners that have made i [...] Read full article: Coronavirus crisis crippling debt-heavy ...→

Tuesday Morning files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, citing coronavirus

Tuesday Morning files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, citing coronavirus

Discount chain joins J.C. Penney, Neiman Marcus and other large retailers to collapse during the pandemic. Read full article: Tuesday Morning files for Chapter 11 ban...→

Cuomo to meet with Trump on coronavirus, push infrastructure: ‘No better time to build than right now’

Cuomo to meet with Trump on coronavirus, push infrastructure: ‘No better time to build than right now’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he will travel to Washington D.C. for a meeting Wednesday with President Trump to discuss a number of topics amid coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Cuomo to meet with Trump on coronavirus,...→

Latam Airlines, South America's largest carrier, seeks bankruptcy protection amid coronavirus pandemic

Latam Airlines, South America's largest carrier, seeks bankruptcy protection amid coronavirus pandemic

Latam Airlines sought U.S. bankruptcy protection Tuesday as it grapples with a sharp downturn in air travel sparked by the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Latam Airlines, South America's largest ...→

Coronavirus outbreaks at Colorado nursing homes spurred emergency push to inspect all of them

Coronavirus outbreaks at Colorado nursing homes spurred emergency push to inspect all of them

Amid the coronavirus outbreak, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment rushed in April and May to inspect all 232 nursing homes in the state f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus outbreaks at Colorado nursin...→

After $55 million debt default, South Side apartments land in bankruptcy

A big portfolio owned by the troubled Better Housing Foundation could be sold in Chapter 11 to a California investment firm.  Read full article: After $55 million debt default, South Si...→

24 Hour Fitness Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Coronavirus Pandemic

24 Hour Fitness Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Coronavirus Pandemic

National gym chain 24 Hour Fitness, based in San Ramon, has filed for bankruptcy after the Covid-19 pandemic forced its facilities shut for months. Read full article: 24 Hour Fitness Files For Bankruptcy, Bl...→

Companies Push for Virus Legal Protection, Prompting Worker Concern

Companies Push for Virus Legal Protection, Prompting Worker Concern

Businesses are lobbying Congress for protections against coronavirus-related lawsuits, but unions and Democrats fear a liability shield would encourage reckles [...] Read full article: Companies Push for Virus Legal Protectio...→

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

The national debt rose above $26 trillion for the first time this week, as the U.S. government spends at a historic pace while pumping trillions into coronavir [...] Read full article: National debt tops $26T, record deficit ...→

One blood type may provide some coronavirus protection, study suggests

One blood type may provide some coronavirus protection, study suggests

Preliminary results from an ongoing study suggest that certain blood types may be less likely to contract the novel coronavirus.  Read full article: One blood type may provide some coronavi...→

Nearly 43 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment Benefits During Coronavirus Pandemic

Nearly 43 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment Benefits During Coronavirus Pandemic

Another 1.9 million workers filed for initial unemployment aid last week, according to the US Department of Labor. Read full article: Nearly 43 Million Americans Filed For Un...→

Israeli stadium deploys disinfectant tunnel in push for safer public gatherings during coronavirus pandemic

Israeli stadium deploys disinfectant tunnel in push for safer public gatherings during coronavirus pandemic

Researchers out of Bar-Ilan University in Tel Aviv have discovered disinfectant technology that is now being used for a sanitation tunnel at Bloomfield Stadium [...] Read full article: Israeli stadium deploys disinfectant tun...→

Boston’s North End restaurants push for street closures in reopening from coronavirus lockdown

Boston’s North End restaurants push for street closures in reopening from coronavirus lockdown

North End restaurant owners say shutting down historic Hanover Street and expanding outdoor dining into roads and sidewalks could be the saving grace for their [...] Read full article: Boston’s North End restaurants push for ...→

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Entire minimum-security jail camp in Milpitas is being screened for COVID-19 after two inmates test positive in consecutive days. Read full article: Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, S...→

Push to build border wall accelerates in Texas despite coronavirus pandemic

Push to build border wall accelerates in Texas despite coronavirus pandemic

Since March, the government has filed 24 federal cases against South Texas landowners for the border wall, more than the previous eight months combined. Read full article: Push to build border wall accelerates in...→

Hertz handed out $16 million in retention bonuses after bankruptcy filing

Hertz handed out $16 million in retention bonuses after bankruptcy filing

Hertz Global Holdings said on Tuesday it has paid about $16.2 million in retention bonuses to a range of key executives at the director level and above Read full article: Hertz handed out $16 million in retentio...→

Latam Airlines seeks bankruptcy protection as travel slumps

Latam Airlines seeks bankruptcy protection as travel slumps

Latam Airlines, South America’s biggest carrier, sought U.S. bankruptcy protection Tuesday as it grapples with a sharp downturn in air travel sparked by the co [...] Read full article: Latam Airlines seeks bankruptcy protecti...→

Coronavirus outbreaks at Colorado nursing homes spurred emergency push to inspect all of them

Coronavirus outbreaks at Colorado nursing homes spurred emergency push to inspect all of them

Amid the coronavirus outbreak, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment rushed in April and May to inspect all 232 nursing homes in the state f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus outbreaks at Colorado nursin...→

WSJ: Hertz Seeks Bankruptcy Loan After Suspending Stock Sale

WSJ: Hertz Seeks Bankruptcy Loan After Suspending Stock Sale

Hertz Global Holdings Inc. is in talks for a bankruptcy loan of up to $1 billion to fund its business reorganization after suspending its plan to sell new shar [...] Read full article: WSJ: Hertz Seeks Bankruptcy Loan After S...→

Power play? Pols push for Chicago to serve as ‘hub city’ for NHL return from coronavirus shutdown

Power play? Pols push for Chicago to serve as ‘hub city’ for NHL return from coronavirus shutdown

Mayor Lori Lightfoot and state Rep. Mike Zalewski say the city would be the perfect host as the league eyes a return to action after three months. Read full article: Power play? Pols push for Chicago to ser...→

24 Hour Fitness to close 13 Bay Area gyms, file for bankruptcy protection

24 Hour Fitness to close 13 Bay Area gyms, file for bankruptcy protection

San Ramon-based 24 Hour Fitness said Monday it will close 13 Bay Area clubs among the 100 locations it is shuttering as part of its filing for Chapter 11 bankr [...] Read full article: 24 Hour Fitness to close 13 Bay Area gym...→

Minnesota Democrats push for police reform while Republicans prioritize coronavirus response

Minnesota Democrats push for police reform while Republicans prioritize coronavirus response

Minnesota House Democrats are looking to overhaul police practices in the wake of the death of George Floyd, but their measures could be stopped short by lawma [...] Read full article: Minnesota Democrats push for police refo...→

Companies Push for Virus Legal Protection, Prompting Worker Concern

Companies Push for Virus Legal Protection, Prompting Worker Concern

Businesses are lobbying Congress for protections against coronavirus-related lawsuits, but unions and Democrats fear a liability shield would encourage reckles [...] Read full article: Companies Push for Virus Legal Protectio...→

Garcetti, Other Mayors Push State For Homeless Funding Amid Coronavirus

Garcetti, Other Mayors Push State For Homeless Funding Amid Coronavirus

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia and Santa Ana Mayor Miguel Pulido joined their counterparts from other large California cities [...] Read full article: Garcetti, Other Mayors Push State For Ho...→

One blood type may provide some coronavirus protection, study suggests

One blood type may provide some coronavirus protection, study suggests

Preliminary results from an ongoing study suggest that certain blood types may be less likely to contract the novel coronavirus.  Read full article: One blood type may provide some coronavi...→

Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coronavirus protection, not money

Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coronavirus protection, not money

The lawsuit claims that Amazon engages in "purposeful miscommunication with workers" and "sloppy contact tracing." Read full article: Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coron...→

Israeli stadium deploys disinfectant tunnel in push for safer public gatherings during coronavirus pandemic

Israeli stadium deploys disinfectant tunnel in push for safer public gatherings during coronavirus pandemic

Researchers out of Bar-Ilan University in Tel Aviv have discovered disinfectant technology that is now being used for a sanitation tunnel at Bloomfield Stadium [...] Read full article: Israeli stadium deploys disinfectant tun...→

Coronavirus Saturday update: 30 more COVID-19 fatalities push death toll passed 1,000

Coronavirus Saturday update: 30 more COVID-19 fatalities push death toll passed 1,000

Minnesota’s COVID-19 death toll surpassed 1,000 people Saturday when the state Department of Health reported another 30 deaths related to the coronavirus. The [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Saturday update: 30 more COV...→

Big chains filed for bankruptcy every week in May. Here are 6 of them

Big chains filed for bankruptcy every week in May. Here are 6 of them

Retailers had already been struggling, and now they’re bearing the brunt of coronavirus’ impact. But a large gym brand and a major car rental company have also [...] Read full article: Big chains filed for bankruptcy every we...→

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Entire minimum-security jail camp in Milpitas is being screened for COVID-19 after two inmates test positive in consecutive days. Read full article: Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, S...→

E.U. and Japan Push Coronavirus Stimulus Packages: Live Coverage

E.U. and Japan Push Coronavirus Stimulus Packages: Live Coverage

France revoked the authorization for hydroxychloroquine as a treatment for Covid-19 patients. The rise of virus-tracking apps in China is stirring privacy fear [...] Read full article: E.U. and Japan Push Coronavirus Stimulus...→

Cuomo to meet with Trump on coronavirus, push infrastructure: ‘No better time to build than right now’

Cuomo to meet with Trump on coronavirus, push infrastructure: ‘No better time to build than right now’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he will travel to Washington D.C. for a meeting Wednesday with President Trump to discuss a number of topics amid coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Cuomo to meet with Trump on coronavirus,...→

LATAM Airlines files for bankruptcy as coronavirus slams travel industry

LATAM Airlines files for bankruptcy as coronavirus slams travel industry

LATAM Airlines Group announced Tuesday that it filed for bankruptcy in the latest sign of how the coronavirus pandemic has roiled the travel industry. Read full article: LATAM Airlines files for bankruptcy as c...→

Latam Airlines seeks bankruptcy protection as travel slumps

Latam Airlines seeks bankruptcy protection as travel slumps

Latam Airlines, South America’s biggest carrier, sought U.S. bankruptcy protection Tuesday as it grapples with a sharp downturn in air travel sparked by the co [...] Read full article: Latam Airlines seeks bankruptcy protecti...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

Hertz seeking bankruptcy loan of up to $1B after stock sale nixed

Hertz seeking bankruptcy loan of up to $1B after stock sale nixed

Hertz Global Holdings is in talks for a bankruptcy loan of up to $1 billion to fund its business reorganization after suspending its plan to sell new shares, T [...] Read full article: Hertz seeking bankruptcy loan of up to $...→

After $55 million debt default, South Side apartments land in bankruptcy

A big portfolio owned by the troubled Better Housing Foundation could be sold in Chapter 11 to a California investment firm.  Read full article: After $55 million debt default, South Si...→

Flushing the toilet may push coronavirus aerosols 3 feet into air, study reveals

Flushing the toilet may push coronavirus aerosols 3 feet into air, study reveals

In a world still reeling from the coronavirus pandemic, going to the bathroom may never be quite the same. Read full article: Flushing the toilet may push coronavirus...→

24 Hour Fitness declares bankruptcy, citing

24 Hour Fitness declares bankruptcy, citing "devastating" coronavirus hit

Gym chain also closing 100 locations nationwide, but plans to keep other facilities running while in Chapter 11. Read full article: 24 Hour Fitness declares bankruptcy, cit...→

24 Hour Fitness Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Coronavirus Pandemic

24 Hour Fitness Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Coronavirus Pandemic

National gym chain 24 Hour Fitness, based in San Ramon, has filed for bankruptcy after the Covid-19 pandemic forced its facilities shut for months. Read full article: 24 Hour Fitness Files For Bankruptcy, Bl...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot to introduce coronavirus tenant protection ordinance

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot to introduce coronavirus tenant protection ordinance

Mayor Lori Lightfoot plans to introduce a package next week designed to give renters who’ve lost income due to the coronavirus pandemic a measure of protection [...] Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot to introduc...→

Hertz Surges on Plan to Sell $1 Billion Stock in Bankruptcy

Hertz Surges on Plan to Sell $1 Billion Stock in Bankruptcy

Car rental firm Hertz Global Holdings Inc. is asking a bankruptcy judge to let it take advantage of the quixotic surge in its stock by selling up to $1 billion [...] Read full article: Hertz Surges on Plan to Sell $1 Billion ...→

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

The national debt rose above $26 trillion for the first time this week, as the U.S. government spends at a historic pace while pumping trillions into coronavir [...] Read full article: National debt tops $26T, record deficit ...→

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Businesses are in the process of reopening this week, and while many are struggling, some are getting a new boost from federal dollars. Read full article: Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection ...→

6 Things to Know – Coronavirus Concerns During Protests, Small Businesses Question Bankruptcy Filings

6 Things to Know – Coronavirus Concerns During Protests, Small Businesses Question Bankruptcy Filings

It’s Tuesday, June 9th – and NBC 6 has the top stories you need to know for the day. No. 1 – Miami-Dade County beaches that have been closed because of the cor [...] Read full article: 6 Things to Know – Coronavirus Concerns ...→

Nearly 43 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment Benefits During Coronavirus Pandemic

Nearly 43 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment Benefits During Coronavirus Pandemic

Another 1.9 million workers filed for initial unemployment aid last week, according to the US Department of Labor. Read full article: Nearly 43 Million Americans Filed For Un...→

Coronavirus: Can Gov. Newsom make rent, mortgage debt vanish?

Coronavirus: Can Gov. Newsom make rent, mortgage debt vanish?

Despite record unemployment, late payments on mortgages and rents have yet to spiral into crisis though warning signs have emerged. Lawyers doubt the Californi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Can Gov. Newsom make rent, ...→

'The scar is apparent': Biden links coronavirus pandemic to push for racial justice

'The scar is apparent': Biden links coronavirus pandemic to push for racial justice

“I think that the blinders have sort of been taken off the American people in this pandemic, and now what they’re seeing as the consequence of the flat killing [...] Read full article: 'The scar is apparent': Biden links coro...→

Boston’s North End restaurants push for street closures in reopening from coronavirus lockdown

Boston’s North End restaurants push for street closures in reopening from coronavirus lockdown

North End restaurant owners say shutting down historic Hanover Street and expanding outdoor dining into roads and sidewalks could be the saving grace for their [...] Read full article: Boston’s North End restaurants push for ...→

Coronavirus crisis crippling debt-heavy Serta Simmons

Coronavirus crisis crippling debt-heavy Serta Simmons

The nation’s biggest mattress maker is in danger of becoming a coronavirus casualty this summer — and it’s the company’s private-equity owners that have made i [...] Read full article: Coronavirus crisis crippling debt-heavy ...→

Push to build border wall accelerates in Texas despite coronavirus pandemic

Push to build border wall accelerates in Texas despite coronavirus pandemic

Since March, the government has filed 24 federal cases against South Texas landowners for the border wall, more than the previous eight months combined. Read full article: Push to build border wall accelerates in...→

Tuesday Morning files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, citing coronavirus

Tuesday Morning files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, citing coronavirus

Discount chain joins J.C. Penney, Neiman Marcus and other large retailers to collapse during the pandemic. Read full article: Tuesday Morning files for Chapter 11 ban...→

Fears of Coronavirus Second Wave Prompt Flu Push at US Pharmacies, Drugmakers

Fears of Coronavirus Second Wave Prompt Flu Push at US Pharmacies, Drugmakers

U.S. pharmacy chains are preparing a big push for flu vaccinations when the season kicks off in October, hoping to curb tens of thousands of serious cases that [...] Read full article: Fears of Coronavirus Second Wave Prompt ...→

Hertz handed out $16 million in retention bonuses after bankruptcy filing

Hertz handed out $16 million in retention bonuses after bankruptcy filing

Hertz Global Holdings said on Tuesday it has paid about $16.2 million in retention bonuses to a range of key executives at the director level and above Read full article: Hertz handed out $16 million in retentio...→

Latam Airlines, South America's largest carrier, seeks bankruptcy protection amid coronavirus pandemic

Latam Airlines, South America's largest carrier, seeks bankruptcy protection amid coronavirus pandemic

Latam Airlines sought U.S. bankruptcy protection Tuesday as it grapples with a sharp downturn in air travel sparked by the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Latam Airlines, South America's largest ...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

Coronavirus outbreaks at Colorado nursing homes spurred emergency push to inspect all of them

Coronavirus outbreaks at Colorado nursing homes spurred emergency push to inspect all of them

Amid the coronavirus outbreak, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment rushed in April and May to inspect all 232 nursing homes in the state f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus outbreaks at Colorado nursin...→

Hertz seeking bankruptcy loan of up to $1B after stock sale nixed

Hertz seeking bankruptcy loan of up to $1B after stock sale nixed

Hertz Global Holdings is in talks for a bankruptcy loan of up to $1 billion to fund its business reorganization after suspending its plan to sell new shares, T [...] Read full article: Hertz seeking bankruptcy loan of up to $...→

WSJ: Hertz Seeks Bankruptcy Loan After Suspending Stock Sale

WSJ: Hertz Seeks Bankruptcy Loan After Suspending Stock Sale

Hertz Global Holdings Inc. is in talks for a bankruptcy loan of up to $1 billion to fund its business reorganization after suspending its plan to sell new shar [...] Read full article: WSJ: Hertz Seeks Bankruptcy Loan After S...→

After $55 million debt default, South Side apartments land in bankruptcy

A big portfolio owned by the troubled Better Housing Foundation could be sold in Chapter 11 to a California investment firm.  Read full article: After $55 million debt default, South Si...→

Power play? Pols push for Chicago to serve as ‘hub city’ for NHL return from coronavirus shutdown

Power play? Pols push for Chicago to serve as ‘hub city’ for NHL return from coronavirus shutdown

Mayor Lori Lightfoot and state Rep. Mike Zalewski say the city would be the perfect host as the league eyes a return to action after three months. Read full article: Power play? Pols push for Chicago to ser...→

Flushing the toilet may push coronavirus aerosols 3 feet into air, study reveals

Flushing the toilet may push coronavirus aerosols 3 feet into air, study reveals

In a world still reeling from the coronavirus pandemic, going to the bathroom may never be quite the same. Read full article: Flushing the toilet may push coronavirus...→

24 Hour Fitness declares bankruptcy, citing

24 Hour Fitness declares bankruptcy, citing "devastating" coronavirus hit

Gym chain also closing 100 locations nationwide, but plans to keep other facilities running while in Chapter 11. Read full article: 24 Hour Fitness declares bankruptcy, cit...→

24 Hour Fitness to close 13 Bay Area gyms, file for bankruptcy protection

24 Hour Fitness to close 13 Bay Area gyms, file for bankruptcy protection

San Ramon-based 24 Hour Fitness said Monday it will close 13 Bay Area clubs among the 100 locations it is shuttering as part of its filing for Chapter 11 bankr [...] Read full article: 24 Hour Fitness to close 13 Bay Area gym...→

24 Hour Fitness Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Coronavirus Pandemic

24 Hour Fitness Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Coronavirus Pandemic

National gym chain 24 Hour Fitness, based in San Ramon, has filed for bankruptcy after the Covid-19 pandemic forced its facilities shut for months. Read full article: 24 Hour Fitness Files For Bankruptcy, Bl...→

Minnesota Democrats push for police reform while Republicans prioritize coronavirus response

Minnesota Democrats push for police reform while Republicans prioritize coronavirus response

Minnesota House Democrats are looking to overhaul police practices in the wake of the death of George Floyd, but their measures could be stopped short by lawma [...] Read full article: Minnesota Democrats push for police refo...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot to introduce coronavirus tenant protection ordinance

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot to introduce coronavirus tenant protection ordinance

Mayor Lori Lightfoot plans to introduce a package next week designed to give renters who’ve lost income due to the coronavirus pandemic a measure of protection [...] Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot to introduc...→

Companies Push for Virus Legal Protection, Prompting Worker Concern

Companies Push for Virus Legal Protection, Prompting Worker Concern

Businesses are lobbying Congress for protections against coronavirus-related lawsuits, but unions and Democrats fear a liability shield would encourage reckles [...] Read full article: Companies Push for Virus Legal Protectio...→

Hertz Surges on Plan to Sell $1 Billion Stock in Bankruptcy

Hertz Surges on Plan to Sell $1 Billion Stock in Bankruptcy

Car rental firm Hertz Global Holdings Inc. is asking a bankruptcy judge to let it take advantage of the quixotic surge in its stock by selling up to $1 billion [...] Read full article: Hertz Surges on Plan to Sell $1 Billion ...→

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

The national debt rose above $26 trillion for the first time this week, as the U.S. government spends at a historic pace while pumping trillions into coronavir [...] Read full article: National debt tops $26T, record deficit ...→

Garcetti, Other Mayors Push State For Homeless Funding Amid Coronavirus

Garcetti, Other Mayors Push State For Homeless Funding Amid Coronavirus

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia and Santa Ana Mayor Miguel Pulido joined their counterparts from other large California cities [...] Read full article: Garcetti, Other Mayors Push State For Ho...→

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Businesses are in the process of reopening this week, and while many are struggling, some are getting a new boost from federal dollars. Read full article: Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection ...→

One blood type may provide some coronavirus protection, study suggests

One blood type may provide some coronavirus protection, study suggests

Preliminary results from an ongoing study suggest that certain blood types may be less likely to contract the novel coronavirus.  Read full article: One blood type may provide some coronavi...→

6 Things to Know – Coronavirus Concerns During Protests, Small Businesses Question Bankruptcy Filings

6 Things to Know – Coronavirus Concerns During Protests, Small Businesses Question Bankruptcy Filings

It’s Tuesday, June 9th – and NBC 6 has the top stories you need to know for the day. No. 1 – Miami-Dade County beaches that have been closed because of the cor [...] Read full article: 6 Things to Know – Coronavirus Concerns ...→

Nearly 43 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment Benefits During Coronavirus Pandemic

Nearly 43 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment Benefits During Coronavirus Pandemic

Another 1.9 million workers filed for initial unemployment aid last week, according to the US Department of Labor. Read full article: Nearly 43 Million Americans Filed For Un...→

Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coronavirus protection, not money

Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coronavirus protection, not money

The lawsuit claims that Amazon engages in "purposeful miscommunication with workers" and "sloppy contact tracing." Read full article: Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coron...→

Coronavirus: Can Gov. Newsom make rent, mortgage debt vanish?

Coronavirus: Can Gov. Newsom make rent, mortgage debt vanish?

Despite record unemployment, late payments on mortgages and rents have yet to spiral into crisis though warning signs have emerged. Lawyers doubt the Californi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Can Gov. Newsom make rent, ...→

Israeli stadium deploys disinfectant tunnel in push for safer public gatherings during coronavirus pandemic

Israeli stadium deploys disinfectant tunnel in push for safer public gatherings during coronavirus pandemic

Researchers out of Bar-Ilan University in Tel Aviv have discovered disinfectant technology that is now being used for a sanitation tunnel at Bloomfield Stadium [...] Read full article: Israeli stadium deploys disinfectant tun...→

'The scar is apparent': Biden links coronavirus pandemic to push for racial justice

'The scar is apparent': Biden links coronavirus pandemic to push for racial justice

“I think that the blinders have sort of been taken off the American people in this pandemic, and now what they’re seeing as the consequence of the flat killing [...] Read full article: 'The scar is apparent': Biden links coro...→

Coronavirus Saturday update: 30 more COVID-19 fatalities push death toll passed 1,000

Coronavirus Saturday update: 30 more COVID-19 fatalities push death toll passed 1,000

Minnesota’s COVID-19 death toll surpassed 1,000 people Saturday when the state Department of Health reported another 30 deaths related to the coronavirus. The [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Saturday update: 30 more COV...→

Boston’s North End restaurants push for street closures in reopening from coronavirus lockdown

Boston’s North End restaurants push for street closures in reopening from coronavirus lockdown

North End restaurant owners say shutting down historic Hanover Street and expanding outdoor dining into roads and sidewalks could be the saving grace for their [...] Read full article: Boston’s North End restaurants push for ...→

Big chains filed for bankruptcy every week in May. Here are 6 of them

Big chains filed for bankruptcy every week in May. Here are 6 of them

Retailers had already been struggling, and now they’re bearing the brunt of coronavirus’ impact. But a large gym brand and a major car rental company have also [...] Read full article: Big chains filed for bankruptcy every we...→

Coronavirus crisis crippling debt-heavy Serta Simmons

Coronavirus crisis crippling debt-heavy Serta Simmons

The nation’s biggest mattress maker is in danger of becoming a coronavirus casualty this summer — and it’s the company’s private-equity owners that have made i [...] Read full article: Coronavirus crisis crippling debt-heavy ...→

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Entire minimum-security jail camp in Milpitas is being screened for COVID-19 after two inmates test positive in consecutive days. Read full article: Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, S...→

Push to build border wall accelerates in Texas despite coronavirus pandemic

Push to build border wall accelerates in Texas despite coronavirus pandemic

Since March, the government has filed 24 federal cases against South Texas landowners for the border wall, more than the previous eight months combined. Read full article: Push to build border wall accelerates in...→

E.U. and Japan Push Coronavirus Stimulus Packages: Live Coverage

E.U. and Japan Push Coronavirus Stimulus Packages: Live Coverage

France revoked the authorization for hydroxychloroquine as a treatment for Covid-19 patients. The rise of virus-tracking apps in China is stirring privacy fear [...] Read full article: E.U. and Japan Push Coronavirus Stimulus...→

Tuesday Morning files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, citing coronavirus

Tuesday Morning files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, citing coronavirus

Discount chain joins J.C. Penney, Neiman Marcus and other large retailers to collapse during the pandemic. Read full article: Tuesday Morning files for Chapter 11 ban...→

Fears of Coronavirus Second Wave Prompt Flu Push at US Pharmacies, Drugmakers

Fears of Coronavirus Second Wave Prompt Flu Push at US Pharmacies, Drugmakers

U.S. pharmacy chains are preparing a big push for flu vaccinations when the season kicks off in October, hoping to curb tens of thousands of serious cases that [...] Read full article: Fears of Coronavirus Second Wave Prompt ...→

Cuomo to meet with Trump on coronavirus, push infrastructure: ‘No better time to build than right now’

Cuomo to meet with Trump on coronavirus, push infrastructure: ‘No better time to build than right now’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he will travel to Washington D.C. for a meeting Wednesday with President Trump to discuss a number of topics amid coronavirus, [...] Read full article: Cuomo to meet with Trump on coronavirus,...→

Hertz handed out $16 million in retention bonuses after bankruptcy filing

Hertz handed out $16 million in retention bonuses after bankruptcy filing

Hertz Global Holdings said on Tuesday it has paid about $16.2 million in retention bonuses to a range of key executives at the director level and above Read full article: Hertz handed out $16 million in retentio...→

LATAM Airlines files for bankruptcy as coronavirus slams travel industry

LATAM Airlines files for bankruptcy as coronavirus slams travel industry

LATAM Airlines Group announced Tuesday that it filed for bankruptcy in the latest sign of how the coronavirus pandemic has roiled the travel industry. Read full article: LATAM Airlines files for bankruptcy as c...→

Latam Airlines, South America's largest carrier, seeks bankruptcy protection amid coronavirus pandemic

Latam Airlines, South America's largest carrier, seeks bankruptcy protection amid coronavirus pandemic

Latam Airlines sought U.S. bankruptcy protection Tuesday as it grapples with a sharp downturn in air travel sparked by the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Latam Airlines, South America's largest ...→

Latam Airlines seeks bankruptcy protection as travel slumps

Latam Airlines seeks bankruptcy protection as travel slumps

Latam Airlines, South America’s biggest carrier, sought U.S. bankruptcy protection Tuesday as it grapples with a sharp downturn in air travel sparked by the co [...] Read full article: Latam Airlines seeks bankruptcy protecti...→