IRS mails $1,200 coronavirus stimulus checks: Find out your payment schedule

id=”article-body” class=”row” section=”article-body”> Enlarge Image As part of the 2020 stimulus package, you may be eligible for a payment from the federal government. James Martin/CNET For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. For US residents who meet the requirements for a coronavirus impact check, the IRS said […]

On this day: Born May 6, 1953: Graeme Souness, Scottish footballer

By Julien Pretot May 5 (Reuters) – Tough-tackling midfielder Graeme Souness was the engine room of Liverpool’s great team of the late 1970s and early ’80s and the no-nonsense Scot made a huge impression on and off the pitch. He recently hit the headlines for telling Manchester United’s France playmaker Paul Pogba, who claimed he […]

Acer Nitro 5 (17.3-inch) review: Big-screen gaming laptop coming in at a value-level price

class=”cnetReview row” section=””> Sarah Tew/CNET The 17.3-inch Acer Nitro 5 brings something extra to entry-level gaming laptops, and not just a larger display. The screen is certainly a big part of its appeal, though: Most sub-$1,000 gaming laptops have 15.6-inch displays, and the Acer’s larger screen lets you sink in and get lost in whatever […]

Oerlikon cuts 800 jobs, withdraws 2020 outlook amid market uncertainty

May 5 (Reuters) – Swiss industrial group OC Oerlikon on Tuesday withdrew its full-year outlook and slashed 800 jobs, citing a high degree of market uncertainty triggered by the coronavirus crisis. The group had previously expected full-year 2020 order intake and sales of between 2.5 billion and 2.6 billion Swiss francs ($2.6 billion to $2.7 […]