The Hammer makes one last trip to spot where he hit No. 715

The Hammer made one last trip to the spot where he hit No. 715. After a nearly three-hour funeral service Wednesday that featured two former presidents, a long-time baseball commissioner…

GameStop, AMC gyrations hit Charles Schwab, TD Ameritrade with outages

Jason Katz, UBS managing director and senior portfolio manager, argues that GameStop stock trading has created an atmosphere ‘completely and utterly divorced from fundamentals.’ Mobile brokerage apps TD Ameritrade and Charles…

US coronavirus cases, hospitalizations hit ‘natural plateau,’ not vaccine driven: experts

Infectious disease experts are noting a plateau in U.S. coronavirus cases and hospitalizations — though it is far too soon to tie the positive news to ongoing vaccinations.  Instead, experts…

Final US county hit with COVID-19 is Hawaiian island, ex-leper colony

The coronavirus has now infiltrated every county in the US, including the smallest one — a remote Hawaiian island with fewer than 100 residents that was home to a leper…

Stocks slide as coronavirus aid talks hit snag, tech results disappoint

Axios markets editor Dion Rabouin provides insight into the winners and losers in the ‘Biden market.’ U.S. equity markets were moderately lower Friday morning as a stalemate in coronavirus aid…

Patrick Mahomes’ mom rips Browns’ Mack Wilson, NFL for ‘trash football’ after hit on Chiefs’ quarterback

Cleveland Browns linebacker Mack Wilson has Patrick Mahomes’ mom to answer to after a bad hit during their divisional round matchup has landed the Kansas City Chiefs quarterback in concussion…

Incoming CDC director predicts COVID-19 deaths will hit 500,000 by next month

The incoming Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Rochelle Walensky warned on Sunday the U.S. is likely to see “dark weeks ahead,” with the death toll due to coronavirus…

Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes knocked out of playoff game after scary hit

Patrick Mahomes was knocked out of his divisional-round playoff game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Cleveland Browns after a scary hit in the third quarter. Mahomes was scrambling…

T’Wolves’ Karl-Anthony Towns, whose family has been hit hard by coronavirus, reveals his own diagnosis

Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns announced Friday he is dealing with the coronavirus. Towns made the revelation in a tweet and promised to “follow every protocol” in order to beat…

Australian Open arrivals hit by 3 COVID-19 positive tests

Three coronavirus cases have been detected among charter flights carrying tennis players, coaches and officials to Melbourne ahead of the Australian Open, health authorities and tournament organizers said Saturday. A…