Business

Vaccine Mandates Gain Steam as Walmart and Disney Require Shots

Recent court decisions have upheld employers’ rights to require vaccinations, including a ruling that said Houston Methodist Hospital could require health care workers to get shots. And a series of governments at various levels have imposed their own mandates. President Biden announced on Thursday that all civilian federal employees must be vaccinated against the coronavirus […]

Sports

Sacramento Kings acquire Tristan Thompson in three-team deal with Boston Celtics, Atlanta Hawks

5:57 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN The Boston Celtics, Atlanta Hawks and Sacramento Kings agreed to a three-team trade Friday that saw Tristan Thompson go to Sacramento, Delon Wright go to Atlanta and Kris Dunn, Bruno Fernando and a 2023 second-round pick go to Boston, sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Thompson, 30, averaged 7.6 points and […]

Business

Sun Pharma comes out of red in Q1

MUMBAI: Sun Pharma reported a consolidated net profit of Rs 1,444 crore for the quarter ended June as against a net loss of Rs 1,655 crore in the year-ago quarter, buoyed by robust sales in major markets including India and the US. Consolidated sales from operations stood at Rs 9,669 crore, a growth of 29% […]

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U.S. restaurants scramble to reimpose rules.

As the Delta variant of the coronavirus has become the most predominant variant in the United States and medical experts issue confusing advice, restaurateurs find themselves once again making difficult decisions. Where laws allow, many have begun requiring patrons to bring proof of vaccination before dining. The recent rise in infection rates had already prompted […]