Gates quit his full-time executive role at Microsoft in 2008 and remained as chairman of the board till 2014. Since then he has been a board member.
Bill Gates steps down from Microsoft, Birkshire Hathaway boards.
A compound, known as FCC Oakdale, has emerged as ground zero in the federal prison system's struggle to contain coronavirus behind bars.
The worsening pandemic has drawn a new focus on more invasive, but powerful, tools to flatten the curve: people's phones.
A six-week-old infant has died of complications relating to COVID-19, the governor of the US state of Connecticut said Wednesday, in one of the youngest recorded deaths from the virus.
The state is trying to balance individual freedom with the greater good in the fight against the novel coronavirus.
As many as 180 countries have been affected by the virus.