Business News - The Last 24 Hours

Here's what a 'vote-a-rama' is (and what it means for Biden's stimulus)
CNN - 26 min 56 sec ago
Senate Democrats' push to quickly pass President Joe Biden's Covid-19 relief package has met a time-consuming and stamina-challenging speed bump known as a "vote-a-rama."
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CNN - Senate slogs through overnight series of votes to push Biden's Covid relief plan - 2 hours 4 min ago
Bloomberg - Biden Moves to Fire EEOC Top Lawyer Who Wouldn't Resign (1) - Bloomberg Law - 15 hours 45 min ago
CNBC - Watch live: Biden Covid team holds briefing as more states lift pandemic restrictions - 21 hours 57 min ago
Associated Press - Biden signals support to replace war power authority - Associated Press - 23 hours 2 min ago
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BusinessInsider - Top Biden advisor said 'COVID was the best thing that ever happened' to him during presidential campaign, says first book - 2 hours 43 min ago
The Independent - Fighting Biden virus aid, GOP rekindles Obama-era strategy - 8 hours 21 min ago
New York Times - Biden Presses Economic Aid Plan, Rejecting Inflation Fears - 13 hours 43 min ago
Wall Street Journal - Biden Officials Propose Afghan, Taliban Summit to Form Interim Government - 15 hours 18 min ago
Financial Post - Biden sets stage for Big Tech crackdown with appointment of Timothy Wu as White House adviser - 16 hours 49 min ago
ZeroHedge - Supreme Court Dismisses "Sanctuary City" Cases At Request Of Biden's DOJ - 17 hours 11 min ago
Indiatimes - Joe Biden beefs up White House staff, including Big Tech critic Tim Wu - 22 hours 11 min ago



Property projects at two locations get mixed reception as Hong Kong’s homebuyers pick their way through leftover inventory
SCMP - 36 min 9 sec ago
Hong Kong’s weekend property sales saw mixed reception at two different projects, as homebuyers picked and chose their way through two projects that had been on the market for at least nine months.At Lohas Park in Tseung Kwan O, CK Asset Holdings sold 117 of the 159 flats at the Sea to Sky project developed with MTR Corporation. Buyers were undeterred by the 12-per cent increase in average price since the project’s launch last June, with about seven registered bidders vying for every availab ...
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SCMP - Overhauling Hong Kong’s electoral system could pave the way for universal suffrage, says former city leader CY Leung - 1 hour 29 min ago
Associated Press - Hong Kong court puts off release of activists - CNA - 4 hours 17 min ago
NDTV - US Calls China's Hong Kong Move "Direct Attack" On Autonomy - 16 hours 39 min ago
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Indiatimes - America calls China's new move a 'direct attack' on Hong Kong's autonomy - 8 hours 41 min ago
Russia Today - Hong Kong activists granted bail after prosecutors drop appeal against release - 22 hours 31 min ago



Detroit's mayor and Covid vaccine roulette
CNN - 41 min 12 sec ago
Detroit's Democratic mayor, Mike Duggan, caused a major headache for the White House and public health officials when he declined an allotment of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine for his city, arguing that Detroiters would be better off for now with Moderna and Pfizer vaccines.
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Deutsche Welle - EU seeks US supplies of AstraZeneca vaccine — report - 2 hours 6 sec ago
Bloomberg - California Hits Vaccine Landmark; U.S. Eases Curbs: Virus Update - BloombergQuint - 4 hours 30 min ago
NDTV - Great Apes At San Diego Zoo Receive First Covid Vaccines - 12 hours 51 min ago
CNN - Doctors in Chicago are making house calls to give vulnerable patients the Covid-19 vaccine - 13 hours 42 min ago
CNBC - How the different Covid vaccines will handle new variants of the virus - 17 hours 25 min ago
Associated Press - AP source: Canada clears Johnson & Johnson vaccine - Spectrum News - 17 hours 32 min ago
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BusinessInsider - People who've had COVID-19 might only need one vaccine jab - and saving shots on them could free up millions of doses for others - 1 hour 6 min ago
Indiatimes - Hema Malini takes COVID-19 vaccine - 1 hour 42 min ago
The Guardian - From Pfizer to Moderna: who's making billions from Covid vaccines? - 5 hours 41 min ago
Financial Post - U.S. administers 85 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines – CDC - 14 hours 24 min ago
Global Times - China's Sinopharm to raise vaccine production to 3 billion per year - 17 hours 25 min ago
Euronews - Amazon directs customers to vaccine misinformation, study finds - 17 hours 36 min ago
The Independent - Arizona county opens Covid vaccine eligibility to anyone aged 18 and older - 17 hours 49 min ago
Sydney Morning Herald - Italy and France threaten more vaccine bans following Australia blockade - 18 hours 10 sec ago



Coronavirus: hackers target China’s vaccine researchers
SCMP - 42 min 2 sec ago
China’s public health system and vaccine research institutes have battled repeated cyberattacks during the coronavirus pandemic, a national political adviser said, calling for an overhaul of the country’s cybersecurity infrastructure.On the sidelines of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference in Beijing on Friday, Xiao Xinguang, director of Harbin-based cybersecurity firm Antiy Labs, said the attacks had resulted in serious research losses, but did not give details.“During ...
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SCMP - Coronavirus: US extends tariff exclusion on China supplies by six months - 13 hours 34 min ago
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BusinessInsider - The WHO team probing the origins of the coronavirus in Wuhan is scrapping its interim report. Critics say China never gave them a real chance to investigate. - 23 hours 17 min ago



Coronavirus digest: Germany accepts COVID patients from Slovakia
Deutsche Welle - 1 hour 2 min ago
A medical plane carrying seriously ill coronavirus patients is expected to land in the western German city of Dortmund later Saturday. Follow DW for the latest.
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SCMP - Coronavirus surge sweeping Europe powered by speedy variants - 1 hour 40 min ago
Deutsche Welle - Fact check: The risk of catching coronavirus outdoors - 2 hours 34 min ago
CNN - Spring break could be a perfect storm for spreading coronavirus variants. Don't let that happen - 3 hours 38 min ago
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Indiatimes - Mexico experts recommend approving Bharat Biotech's coronavirus vaccine, Covaxin - 8 hours 41 min ago
The Independent - ‘People need the help now’: Senate at standstill over coronavirus relief as Biden makes final plea for passage - 12 hours 52 min ago
Financial Post - Abbott’s test to distinguish coronavirus and flu viruses gets U.S. authorization - 23 hours 29 min ago



Thousands of students have dropped out of school due to Covid-19. These are the educators trying to track them down
CNN - 1 hour 29 min ago
The first thing you need to know about dropping out of school is that it doesn't happen all at once. Educators say students don't just wake up one day and decide that's it, no more school. It happens slowly. They get a little behind, they get more behind, they can't imagine catching up, so they give up.
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CNN - 'We're walking into the mouth of the monster' by loosening Covid-19 restrictions, expert says - 6 hours 3 min ago
Bloomberg - Merck says study shows COVID-19 drug causes quick reduction in virus - Yahoo Finance - 7 hours 25 min ago
BBC - Covid-19: Rapid testing available to all businesses in England - 9 hours 27 min ago
Associated Press - Americans vaccinated against COVID-19 still wait for advice - The Associated Press - 17 hours 5 min ago
NDTV - Sri Lanka Buries First Covid Victims After Long Standoff - 20 hours 43 min ago
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Indiatimes - Centre asks states witnessing spike in COVID-19 cases to accelerate vaccination - 42 min 1 sec ago
Financial Post - U.S. Senate works through the night to advance Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 bill - 2 hours 29 min ago
AllAfrica - Zimbabwe: Restaurants Appeal for Relaxed Covid-19 Regulations - 3 hours 9 min ago
BusinessInsider - A 15-year-old dancer with long-haul COVID-19 now has COPD, 'a disease of the elderly' - 17 hours 26 min ago
The Independent - Americans vaccinated against COVID-19 still wait for advice - 19 hours 12 min ago
Global Times - 'When will it end?': How a changing virus is reshaping scientists' views on COVID-19 - 19 hours 24 min ago
Russia Today - France calls up 4,400 officers to enforce 6pm curfew in Paris amid rising Covid-19 infections and compliance concerns - 23 hours 2 min ago



Hong Kong’s pro-Beijing politicians turn ‘wolf warriors’ on Twitter, defending China against criticism
SCMP - 1 hour 41 min ago
Not long after pro-establishment lawmaker Holden Chow Ho-ding took to Twitter in January, he noticed foreign journalists picking up his comments to quote in their articles.Keeping to the social media platform’s 280-character limit, he has fired off succinct tweets that sometimes hit hard against what he considers unwarranted attacks on Beijing.“My supporters consider me a ‘wolf warrior’; I take it as a compliment,” said Chow, referring to a popular term taken from a movie title and use ...
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NDTV - This Is Twitter CEO's First Tweet Auctioned As Digital Memorabilia - 9 hours 32 min ago
CNN - John McAfee facing charges for alleged cryptocurrency 'pump and dump' scheme on Twitter - 15 hours 5 min ago
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Financial Post - Twitter’s Dorsey auctions first ever tweet as digital memorabilia - 11 hours 34 min ago
BusinessInsider - Twitter's Birdwatch feature hopes to combat misinformation. Here's how it works and how to sign up for it - 12 hours 7 min ago
Russia Today - India threatens to jail Facebook, WhatsApp & Twitter staff over refusal to wipe data that ‘undermines national security’ – reports - 12 hours 31 min ago
New York Post - Suitsupply’s ad that looks like an orgy sends Twitter into a tizzy - 16 hours 41 min ago



BT denies any CEO rift behind chairman's retirement - Yahoo Finance
Bloomberg - 2 hours 26 sec ago
BT denies any CEO rift behind chairman's retirement  Yahoo Finance
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CNBC - Okta CEO defends $6.5 billion deal for rival Auth0 after shares fall - 11 hours 25 min ago
Bloomberg - Shift4 Payments CEO on Earnings, SpaceX SN10 Fireball - Bloomberg - 13 hours 26 min ago
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Financial Post - BT denies any CEO rift behind chairman’s retirement - 46 min 10 sec ago
BusinessInsider - Pfizer's CEO has reportedly postponed an Israel trip because he's not fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and refuses to 'cut the line' - 1 hour 20 min ago
Indiatimes - AirAsia targets launch of flying-taxi business in 2022, CEO says - 4 hours 12 min ago
ZeroHedge - WarnerMedia CEO Apologizes After Saying COVID Pandemic Has Been "Really Good For CNN Ratings" - 22 hours 11 sec ago
New York Post - Kanye West ‘very focused’ on collaboration with Gap, CEO says - 23 hours 51 min ago



10 Million Vaccine Doses From India Won't Hurt Poor Nations: UK Minister
NDTV - 2 hours 14 min ago
UK Vaccine Deployment Minister Nadhim Zahawi has defended a shipment of 10 million doses of Covishield en route from India amid some concerns that it would impact supplies of COVID-19 vaccines for...
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NDTV - Biden Urged Not To Accept India-Led Proposal At World Trade Body On Covid - 10 hours 7 min ago
Deutsche Welle - What is the future of India's #MeToo movement? - 22 hours 49 min ago
CNN - Father arrested in India for beheading his 17-year-old daughter - 23 hours 33 min ago
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Indiatimes - Pakistan asks India not to shy away from talks - 1 hour 42 min ago
Sydney Morning Herald - ‘Will you marry her?’ Fury in India over chief justice’s rape case remarks - 10 hours 16 min ago



Bitcoin Already Started to Replace Gold, Next Target $100,000: Bloomberg Report - CryptoPotato
Bloomberg - 3 hours 48 min ago
Bitcoin Already Started to Replace Gold, Next Target $100,000: Bloomberg Report  CryptoPotato
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Bloomberg - China’s Plan for Digital Yuan Imperils Bitcoin’s Biggest Markets - Yahoo Finance - 15 hours 41 min ago
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BusinessInsider - Bitcoin has been declared 'dead' 402 times since its inception. Here's how you can track the number of times it has 'died' in mainstream media. - 1 hour 42 min ago
New York Post - Cryptocurrency trading exploded last month after Tesla’s bitcoin buy - 21 hours 27 min ago



Body of slain Myanmar protester taken from grave and examined, witness says
SCMP - 4 hours 46 min ago
Guarded by police and soldiers, authorities in Myanmar disturbed the grave of a 19-year-old woman who became an icon of the anti-coup protest movement after she was shot dead wearing a T-shirt that read “Everything will be OK”, a witness and local media said.One witness said the body of Kyal Sin, widely known as Angel, was removed on Friday, examined and returned, before the tomb was resealed in Myanmar’s second city of Mandalay. The independent Mizzima news service reported the same.A mil ...
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Deutsche Welle - Belarus anti-government protesters receiving medical treatment in Germany - 5 hours 36 min ago
Associated Press - Protesters defy Myanmar security forces as UN action urged - The Associated Press - 12 hours 41 min ago
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The Independent - Protesters injured after police clashes over Paraguay’s Covid response - 2 hours 30 min ago
Euronews - Protests, tear gas in Myanmar after UN envoy urges action - 6 hours 1 min ago



Software Icon John McAfee Charged In Cryptocurrency Scam
NDTV - 11 hours 35 min ago
The creator of McAfee computer security software was facing charges Friday that he cashed in on a "pump-and-dump" scheme, by promoting cryptocurrencies on Twitter to drive up their value.
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SCMP - Antivirus mogul John McAfee charged with cheating investors over cryptocurrency - 19 hours 16 min ago
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TechCrunch - Eco raises $26M in a16z-led round to scale its digital cryptocurrency platform - 20 hours 13 min ago
The Hindu - Secrecy shrouds proposed cryptocurrency Bill: IAMAI - 20 hours 14 min ago



California says Disneyland and other amusement parks can reopen April 1
CNN - 11 hours 52 min ago
Disneyland Resort in Southern California will be allowed to reopen with capacity limits starting April 1, state Health and Human Services Secretary Mark Ghaly announced Friday.
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CNN - Traveling to Disney Parks during Covid-19: What you need to know before you go - 13 hours 39 min ago
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BusinessInsider - Disney's CEO explains how the pandemic has forever changed our relationship with cinema - 2 hours 47 min ago
New York Times - California sets a road map for theme parks to restart, putting Disneyland on track for reopening. - 11 hours 20 min ago
Financial Post - Mexican regulator gives Fox Sports sale more time in Disney-Fox deal - 13 hours 50 min ago
Global Times - Disney's Asia-themed 'Raya and the Last Dragon' tackles division - 20 hours 9 min ago
ZeroHedge - Movie Theater Business Isn't Going Back To Normal: Disney CEO - 20 hours 22 min ago



From US to Asia, thousands of organisations fall victim to Microsoft email hack
SCMP - 12 hours 3 min ago
More than 20,000 American organisations have been compromised through a back door installed via recently patched flaws in Microsoft’s email software, a person familiar with the US government’s response said on Friday.The hacking has already reached more places than all of the tainted code downloaded from SolarWinds Corp, the company at the heart of another massive hacking spree uncovered in December.The latest hack has left channels for remote access spread among credit unions, town governme ...
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CNN - White House warns of 'active threat' from Microsoft email hackers - 16 hours 47 min ago
Bloomberg - White House says hackers exploiting Microsoft flaw are an active threat - Yahoo Finance - 19 hours 5 min ago
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Financial Post - More than 20,000 U.S. organizations compromised through Microsoft flaw -source - 13 hours 10 min ago



Walmart Could Provide Benefit With Physical Bank: Bair - Bloomberg
Bloomberg - 12 hours 38 min ago
Walmart Could Provide Benefit With Physical Bank: Bair  Bloomberg
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Bloomberg - Former AT&T chief Stephenson joins Walmart board - Yahoo Finance - 15 hours 31 min ago
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Financial Post - Former AT&T chief Stephenson joins Walmart board - 15 hours 34 min ago
BusinessInsider - I ordered the same 5 items with Amazon Prime and Walmart Plus, and Amazon Prime's shipping was faster and more reliable - 15 hours 49 min ago



Lebanon's Salameh threatens to sue Bloomberg over sanctions report - Al-Monitor
Bloomberg - 14 hours 4 min ago
Lebanon's Salameh threatens to sue Bloomberg over sanctions report  Al-Monitor
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Bloomberg - Lebanon’s central bank chief says he’s suing Bloomberg for report claiming US mulling sanctions on him over corruption - RT - 20 hours 3 min ago
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Russia Today - Lebanon’s central bank chief says he’s suing Bloomberg for report claiming US mulling sanctions on him over corruption - 20 hours 2 min ago



US could reach herd immunity by summer through vaccinations alone, CNN analysis finds
CNN - 15 hours 3 min ago
If coronavirus vaccines continue at the current pace, the US could see 70%-85% of the population immunized by September -- a level that should provide herd immunity, a CNN analysis shows.
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Russia Today - EU to seek AstraZeneca doses from US amid Covid-19 vaccine supply shortfalls – media - 1 hour 30 min ago
The Independent - US to open more beds for immigrant children as numbers rise - 14 hours 11 min ago



All the products you need to care for your lockdown facial hair
CNN - 15 hours 19 min ago
Although the beard may be here to stay at least for a little while longer, it does need to be kept well-groomed and maintained properly in order to look and feel good. Check out these top beard care products to keep you looking suave.
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Deutsche Welle - UK COVID-19 lockdown provides boom towns for rats - 21 hours 19 min ago



Tesla launches social hub to boost policy initiatives
FOX Business - 15 hours 37 min ago
Tesla launched a social hub Friday in a bid to promote dialogue between the brand’s car owners and enthusiasts and the electric car maker’s public policy team.
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CNBC - Tesla closes below $600 for the first time since December — here's what's weighing the stock down - 16 hours 21 min ago
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BusinessInsider - Elon Musk says Tesla will double its Full Self-Driving software's beta program. It comes amid news that Ford's Mustang Mach-E is eating into Tesla's US sales. - 3 hours 21 min ago
TechCrunch - Tesla has closed its forums to launch a social platform and fans are not happy - 16 hours 43 min ago
Financial Post - When Tesla Tumbles, It Drags Down So Many Stock-Market Dreams - 17 hours 30 min ago
The Guardian - Tesla share price plunge knocks $267bn off market value - 20 hours 7 sec ago



EU, US agree 4-month tariff freeze over aircraft dispute
Deutsche Welle - 15 hours 51 min ago
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen described the Joe Biden presidency as a "fresh start." The pair are seeking to rebuild relations, starting with a trade breakthrough in the Airbus-Boeing dispute.
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Bloomberg - U.S., EU agreed on four-month pause on tariffs -Bloomberg - Yahoo Finance - 21 hours 10 min ago
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Financial Post - U.S., EU agree tariff freeze in aircraft dispute, eye China - 17 hours 8 min ago
New York Times - U.S. and Europe will suspend tariffs on wine, food and airplanes. - 20 hours 1 min ago



Trump State Department official charged for attacking police in Capitol riot
CNN - 15 hours 52 min ago
A former Trump State Department political appointee appeared in Washington, DC, federal court Friday after being charged for pushing against police in the Capitol building during the January 6 insurrection.
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NDTV - Second Lawsuit Filed Aginst Trump Over US Capitol Attack - 20 hours 1 min ago
CNBC - House impeachment manager Eric Swalwell sues Trump, Giuliani for allegedly inciting Capitol riot - 22 hours 1 min ago
CNN - The 17 most outlandish lines from Donald's Trump attack on Karl Rove - 22 hours 20 min ago
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BusinessInsider - A handful of QAnon followers flew all the way from California to DC in hopes of watching Trump's March 4 'inauguration' - 2 hours 20 min ago
The Independent - Biden news – live: Covid relief bill clears Senate hurdle with Democrat deal as Trump to sell $49m mansion - 3 hours 18 min ago
ZeroHedge - Commerce Secretary To Use Trump's Export Blacklist For Chinese Firms - 18 hours 8 min ago
Washington Post - White House fires Trump EEOC official after she refuses to step down - 20 hours 59 min ago
Sydney Morning Herald - State Department aide appointed by Trump stormed the Capitol, FBI says - 21 hours 8 min ago



Virginia gets close to legalizing recreational weed as other states eye cannabis tax windfalls
CNBC - 17 hours 35 min ago
Virginia finalizing its legalization of marijuana, while other states are calling for similar measures.
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CNBC - A top Democrat wants Biden's infrastructure bill to reduce energy tax breaks, limit them to green initiatives - 17 hours 54 min ago
CNN - Fake tax preparer gets six Covid-19 bailout loans worth more than $1 million - 22 hours 59 min ago
Bloomberg - U.S. House panel probes four cos. over tax deductions, opioid settlements -statement - Yahoo Finance - 23 hours 32 min ago
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BusinessInsider - Elon Musk would have paid $4.6 billion in 2020 under Warren's wealth tax proposal, data shows - 4 hours 4 min ago
Indiatimes - 15th Finance Commission opted for continuity, predictability in deciding tax devolution to states: N K Singh - 4 hours 12 min ago
New York Times - Don’t Pay Tax Penalties on Money You Took From Retirement Accounts - 23 hours 41 min ago



Unemployment rate understates what's going on, expert says, as millions of women remain out of workforce
CNBC - 18 hours 14 min ago
"We're still in a really deep hole."
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CNBC - Democrats want to send more unemployment benefits. Some workers never got the last round - 18 hours 58 min ago
CNN - Senate trims weekly unemployment benefits boost but adds a month of payments in stimulus bill - 19 hours 14 min ago
Bloomberg - Black Unemployment Rate Rises Despite Declines for All Other Groups - Yahoo Finance - 23 hours 9 min ago
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BusinessInsider - Senate Democrats broker last-minute deal on unemployment benefits, clearing major hurdle for $1.9 trillion stimulus plan - 12 hours 10 min ago
ZeroHedge - Democrats Agree To Cut Weekly Unemployment Benefits By 25% - 21 hours 19 min ago
Washington Post - Unemployed workers are hit with another shock: Many owe the government money for health insurance - 22 hours 44 min ago



Antivirus software creator John McAfee indicted on cryptocurrency fraud charges
CNBC - 18 hours 16 min ago
McAfee and his "cryptocurrency team" advisor Jimmy Watson allegedly engaged in an "age-old pump-and-dump scheme," authorities said.
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FOX Business - Tech entrepreneur John McAfee charged with fraud, money laundering in cryptocurrency schemes - 19 hours 30 min ago
CNBC - GOP groups quiet as billionaire donor stands accused of running biggest tax fraud scheme ever - 19 hours 33 min ago
Bloomberg - U.S. says John McAfee has been indicted for fraud and money laundering conspiracy crimes - Yahoo Finance - 20 hours 55 min ago
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Indiatimes - ED arrests 2 directors of Tamil Nadu firm in bank loan fraud case - 42 min 1 sec ago
Financial Post - Antivirus software pioneer McAfee charged by U.S. with cryptocurrency fraud - 14 hours 54 min ago
The Guardian - Anti-virus mogul John McAfee charged with fraud over crypto promotion - 19 hours 50 min ago
BusinessInsider - Antivirus magnate John McAfee has been indicted on federal charges related to 'the fraudulent promotion of cryptocurrencies' - 19 hours 54 min ago
ZeroHedge - John McAfee Indicted Over Alleged Cryptocurrency Fraud - 20 hours 42 min ago



US and EU agree to suspend tariffs linked to long-running Boeing-Airbus dispute
CNN - 18 hours 18 min ago
The United States and European Union have agreed to suspend for four months all tariffs related to the long-running dispute over subsidies to Boeing and Airbus.
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BBC - US and EU suspend tariffs in Boeing Airbus row - 18 hours 45 min ago
CNBC - U.S., EU to suspend tariffs in effort to resolve Boeing-Airbus trade dispute - 20 hours 20 min ago
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Financial Post - Norwegian cancellations spark Airbus jet order deficit - 18 hours 50 min ago
Wall Street Journal - U.S. and EU Suspend Boeing-Airbus Tariffs for Four Months - 19 hours 44 min ago



WHO says pandemic has caused more 'mass trauma' than WWII and will last for years
CNBC - 19 hours 56 min ago
"And when there is mass trauma, it affects communities for many years to come," WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said.
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Bloomberg - Now is not time to relax pandemic efforts, says WHO - Yahoo Finance - 20 hours 46 min ago
SCMP - WHO warns Ebola risk for Guinea’s neighbours is ‘very high’ - 21 hours 41 min ago
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Indiatimes - WHO thanks India, South Africa for proposal to waive COVID med products at WTO - 8 hours 41 min ago
Sydney Morning Herald - WHO chief promises ‘full transparency’ as scientists raise concerns about COVID-19 probe - 18 hours 41 min ago
The Independent - Moldova is first European country to receive Covid vaccines from WHO equality scheme - 23 hours 50 min ago



New York Times and Wall Street Journal: Top Cuomo aides rewrote nursing home report from state health officials to hide higher death toll
CNN - 21 hours 20 min ago
Some top aides for New York Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo allegedly rewrote a June nursing home report from state health officials to hide the higher Covid-19 death toll among the state's nursing home residents, The New York Times and Wall Street Journal reported Thursday night.
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CNN - A tax on financial transactions could rein in Wall Street's greed - 23 hours 44 min ago
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BusinessInsider - The Wall Street Journal ridicules Trump in public feud after the paper questioned his usefulness to the Republican Party - 3 hours 45 min ago
TechCrunch - Snowflake latest enterprise company to feel Wall Street’s wrath after good quarter - 15 hours 12 min ago
Financial Post - Wall Street surges on jobs data, global equity markets regain ground - 15 hours 58 min ago



The spring housing market just lost more than 200,000 new listings
CNBC - 22 hours 46 min ago
The spring housing market is shaping up to be the leanest and most competitive ever.



Stocks rise following solid jobs report
CNN - 22 hours 54 min ago
It looks like good economic news is actually being treated as good news on Wall Street.
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Associated Press - US adds a strong 379,000 jobs in hopeful sign for economy - The Associated Press - 23 hours 4 min ago
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New York Times - February 2021 Jobs Report: U.S. Economy Added 379,000 Jobs - 13 hours 2 min ago
Indiatimes - US jobs data: For the economy, the present doesn’t matter. It’s all about the near future - 19 hours 41 min ago
Financial Post - U.S. job growth blows past expectations as recovery gets back on track - 22 hours 30 min ago
The Guardian - US gains 379,000 jobs as more states reopen economies - 23 hours 56 min ago
New York Post - US economy adds 379,000 jobs as rebound from COVID surge accelerates - 23 hours 59 min ago