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White House coronavirus testing czar warns the hardest-hit states may have to reverse reopening plans, says lockdowns ‘should be on the table’

The White House’s coronavirus testing czar said Sunday the nation’s hardest-hit states may have to reverse reopening plans and lockdown. “Everything should be on the table,” Adm. Brett Giroir said Sunday, when asked if certain areas of the country should consider more stringent lockdowns. States like Florida, South Carolina, Arizona, Texas, and Georgia have seen […]

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Socially distanced attractions and activities for a road trip across the Pacific Northwest that are actually worth the stop

The coronavirus pandemic has made it unsafe to travel internationally and travel experts previously told Business Insider that they expect people to turn to road trips this summer. We surfed Trip Advisor for the highest-rated attractions in the Pacific Northwest within recommended social distancing guidelines. While there is some debate over which states and regions […]

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Trump defended his golfing trips as needed ‘exercise’ before claiming he spends less time on the course than Obama, despite counts that say otherwise

President Donald Trump defended his golfing trips in a Sunday morning tweet. “My ‘exercise’ is playing, almost never during the week, a quick round of golf,” the president said, adding “Obama played more and much longer rounds, no problem.” By the end of May, Trump had spent some 266 days of his first term at […]

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Fauci hasn’t met with Trump in more than a month and is being sidelined from TV appearances as the US coronavirus outbreak worsens

Anthony Fauci is being sidelined from briefing President Trump in Oval Office meetings, as well as the public through national television appearances. Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, told the Financial Times he last briefed Trump in person on June 2, more than a month ago. Since then, the coronavirus crisis has worsened in […]

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Stop getting married at plantations

People are still getting married at plantations in the south, and communities across the country still use the word “plantation” in their names. In order to romanticize the concept of plantations, one would have to look over the atrocities that occured there during the era of slavery. We can’t defeat white supremacy if we aren’t […]

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How this startup launched its long-time internal tool for hosting better meetings into a new product that makes you feel like you’re in a real office

Signalwire, which makes APIs and open source software for online communication is releasing a new video conferencing platform that’s meant to replicate an office environment in a virtual setting. Cantina runs in a browser and gives users the open to end-to-end encrypt meetings. It also has standing meeting rooms people can pop into to recreate […]

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A man alleged to be the former CrossFit CEO dropped the N-word and called an employee he was having an affair with ‘an evil whore’ in explosive 50-minute audio

Business Insider obtained a 50-minute audio clip in which two people — a male and a female — can be heard talking. The woman identified herself to Business Insider as Lisa Lugo, a former CrossFit employee. Three sources say the male voice in the video is Glassman’s. In the clip, the man can be heard […]