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Here are the major media companies that received loans from coronavirus

Dozens of media companies received coronavirus relief loans from the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) in recent months, according to data released Monday by the Small Business Administration and the Treasury Department. The lending program, set up by Congress in late March to bend small businesses during the pandemic, has distributed about $ 521 billion in loans that can be forgiven …

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The Springfield-Greene County Health Department confirms 35 new COVID-19 cases on Monday; releases a list of potential community exposures

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Springfield-Greene County Health Department released several potential community exposures from seven positive COVID-19 patients. Health leaders reported 35 new cases on Monday, which means that the total number of 372 confirmed cases since the pandemic began. And the health manager says they have 22 suspected cases for a total of 394 cases. Before being diagnosed, four …

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Beneficiaries of PPP Loans in California: Which Companies Benefited?

Jelly Belly, Kanye West’s Yeezy clothing company and the SETI Institute, which is looking for extraterrestrial life, are all California companies that received millions in loans from the federal small business coronavirus relief program, according to data released by the Trump administration Monday. The federal government disbursed more than $ 68 billion to a large and eclectic supply of 580,000 …

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Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings “Pretty Comfortable” with Walt Disney World’s opening plan

Just before the Walt Disney World parks reopening to the public, Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings says he’s “pretty comfortable” with the resort’s reopening plan. In the Orange County COVID-19 Update press conference on Monday, Mayor Demings referred to measures taken by Disney to contain any spread of the virus, saying “we must try to stimulate our finances, but we …

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Palantir files confidentially for publication

Palantir Technologies CEO Alex Karp arrives at the Tech for Good Summit in Paris, France on May 15, 2019. Charles Platiau | Reuters Data analytics software company Palantir Technologies said late Monday that it has confidentially submitted a public share offering. Palantir was founded in 2004 and has been among the most valued companies supporting venture capital and raised about …

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Samsung is projecting 23% profit jump for the second quarter

SEOUL, South Korea – Samsung Electronics Co. said Tuesday that operating profit for the last quarter is likely to increase by 23% from the same period last year. Growth was apparently driven by increased demands on memory ships used in personal computers and servers as the COVID-19 pandemic forces more people to work from home. The South Korean tech giant, …

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Mike Pompeo says US is looking at banning TikTok, other China social media apps: Report

Mike Pompeo’s comments come amid rising tensions between the US and China over the management of coronavirus outbreaks State Secretary Mike Pompeo said late Monday that the United States is “really watching” banning Chinese social media apps, including TikTok. “I don’t want to go before President (Donald Trump), but that’s something we’re looking at,” Pompeo said in an interview with …

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