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Handshakes are back in tech after taking a…

The handshake is back in tech to the delight of some and the disappointment of many. There is low risk that COVID-19 can spread through shaking hands, medical experts say. Still, some people are put…

Im a working mom who took a weekend…

Melissa Petro is a freelance writer based in New York with her husband and two young children.  In early May, she took a weekend to herself for a "strategic absence" vacation, or "momcation." Petro says…

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How two friends went from losing their jobs…

When Pamela Yip and Jenny Le lost work during the pandemic, they decided to start a business. They couldn't get their favorite bubble teas at home, so started selling DIY kits online. Bubble Tea Club…

Buying a pandemic home is hard now, experts…

A house has been the hottest pandemic purchase over the past year, but now it's harder to get. Dwindling housing inventory is selling far above asking price and within days. Ignoring warning signs and buying…