January 17, 2021

Brazil's health agency approves the use of two vaccines

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil’s health regulator on Sunday approved the urgent use of coronavirus vaccines made by Sinovac and AstraZeneca, enabling Latin America’s largest […]
January 17, 2021

Prada intros anti-uniform during all-digital Fashion Week

MILAN — No traffic jams, no rush to the next venue, no front rows — not even socially distanced. Milan Fashion Week is unfolding entirely […]
January 17, 2021

RoboKiller app may block good phone calls as well as junk

Q: My iPhone XS Max uses the RoboKiller app that’s supposed to intercept junk phone calls. I expected it to block the 15 to 25 […]
January 17, 2021

Business people

Moving up MackayMitchell Envelope Co., Minneapolis, promoted David Mitchell to chief operating officer. He was vice president of sales and marketing and formerly served in […]
January 17, 2021

Tierra Encantada's owner has built the day care business she wanted for her kids

Kristen Denzer was touring a day-care center in Roseville for her two toddlers in 2013 when she spotted particularly unappetizing lunches. “I thought if I’m […]
January 17, 2021

Minneapolis-based venture-capital firm for founders of color aims to raise $50 million

As they researched the funding gaps that communities of color face, Paul Campbell and Chris Brooks kept coming back to the same troubling fact. Less […]
January 17, 2021

The Latest: China reports a few new cases of COVID-19

BEIJING — China on Sunday reported 109 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, two-thirds of them in a northern province that abuts Beijing, and no deaths. There […]
January 17, 2021

Mass on kidney to keep LeVert out indefinitely for Pacers

INDIANAPOLIS — Caris LeVert’s debut with the Indiana Pacers has been put on hold indefinitely after an MRI revealed a small mass on his left […]
January 17, 2021

Teens tutor peers online to fill need during pandemic

SANTA FE, N.M. — When her suburban Dallas high school was forced to move online last spring because of the coronavirus pandemic, Charvi Goyal realized […]
January 17, 2021

Ex-Florida data scientist Rebekah Jones plans to surrender

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A Florida woman fired from her job as a COVID-19 data curator said she’ll surrender to authorities Sunday amid an investigation […]