This week in Auto: MG Hector to be launched in June; Internet cars are the future

Imagine starting the car and setting the temperature at the desired level despite being nowhere near the vehicle or giving the vehicle a wireless software update just like cell phones. Just about five years ago these features might have seemed like a scene for a sci-fi movie but they are closer to reality than expected. For an enriching and effortless experience of owning a car, auto companies are making them simpler and hassle-free by using technology. More on this later in the wrap of today. Here is a list of…

Beaten-down health-care companies join Apple and Google in earnings parade

The health-care sector hit a rough patch this month, and now the companies have to show if they have any lingering symptoms. Health-care stocks suffered a rapid April decline that led many to wonder if legislators’ renewed interest in drug pricing and care structure ahead of the 2020 election was having an effect. The sector’s drop to an annual decline was shocking mostly when compared with the rest of the market —every other S&P 500SPX, +0.11%  sector had increased at least 9% at the time, as MarketWatch’s Phil Van Doorn pointed out. That…

Art Abounds In The $690 Million Renovation At Palms Casino Resort

Demon With Bowl by Damien Hirst at KAOS. PALMS CASINO AND RESORT The Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas recently revealed the last major renovations as part of their $690 million overhaul. The remodel began in January 2017 shortly after Station Casinos purchased the property in 2016. This renovation features partnerships with several world-class brands including Clique Hospitality and Live Nation, as well as celebrity chefs Bobby Flay, Michael Symon and Marc Vetri. While the Palms is known for many things, one element that truly sets it apart is a world-class art collection that includes pieces by Damien…