NYC man with Wolverine-type claws apparently threatened George Floyd protesters, police say

An older white man, apparently furious at Black Lives Matter demonstrators in Whitestone, Queens, threatened them with knives and then plowed his SUV onto the sidewalk where they were demonstrating, sending the activists running for their lives, according to police and video. Two videos of the incident, which occurred around 3:45 p.m. Tuesday near Clintonville Street […]

Barra expects GM plants to be close to pre-coronavirus levels in June

Mary Barra, Chairman and CEO of General Motors. Bill Pugliano | Getty Images General Motors expects its North American vehicle production to return to near pre-coronavirus levels by the end of June, Chairman and CEO Mary Barra said Wednesday. The Detroit automaker has worked aggressively to restart its operations, particularly those that produce pickup trucks, since restarting […]

A 4-Step Breathing Exercise to Cope With Difficult Emotions

Inhale. Exhale. As people across the country come together to protest a racist legacy of police brutality, it’s crucial to find ways to process this moment. Processing requires stillness and awareness, which in turn restores the energy we need to keep doing the work. One way of finding this awareness is breathwork, a powerful meditation […]

Snap removes Trump account from curated promotional section

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Snap Inc said it would no longer promote U.S. President Donald Trump’s account in Snapchat’s Discover section, saying his inflammatory comments last week made the account ineligible for the curated section where users explore new content. “We will not amplify voices who incite racial violence and injustice by giving them free […]

How to Be a Courageous Leader in the Post-Pandemic Era

A wide-ranging cohort of CEOs and executives across various industries weigh in on what courageous leadership means today While some contest, or outright refute, whether or not former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill famously said “success is not final, failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts,” the power of that […]