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19 Jan 2021

Goldman Sachs beats analysts' estimates on stronger-than-expected stock trading, investment banking

Expectations are running high for Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon.

Source: CNBC

19 Jan 2021

Stock Futures Rise as Earnings Season Ramps Up

Goldman Sachs and Bank of America post results

Source: The Wall Street Journal

19 Jan 2021

Bank of America sets $2.9 billion stock buyback program through March, to pay regular dividend

Shares of Bank of America Corp. undefined gained 1.2% in premarket trading Tuesday, after the bank said it authorized the repurchase of $2.9 billion worth of...

Source: MarketWatch

19 Jan 2021

Tesla has started deliveries of the Chinese-made Model Y

Tesla has begun rolling out locally made Model Y crossover vehicles in China, reaching an important milestone in the world's largest auto market.

Source: CNN

19 Jan 2021

China still needs Australia to power its economic recovery

China and Australia spent much of last year in a tense standoff on trade. But as the recovery of the world's second largest economy gathers pace, China needs more iron ore and Australia is still its main supplier.

Source: CNN

19 Jan 2021

McDonald’s, Chick-fil-A, Popeyes and Other Chains Bite Into the Fervor for Chicken Sandwiches

The new menu items offer a potential lift for fast-food restaurants and suppliers facing Covid-19 disruptions

Source: The Wall Street Journal

19 Jan 2021

Thousands of Israelis tested positive for coronavirus after first vaccine shot

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Source: Haaretz

19 Jan 2021

Bitcoin’s Turbulence Helps Kindle Rally in Largest Rival Ether

Source: Bloomberg

19 Jan 2021

Parler's return supported by controversial Russian tech firm - Business Insider

Parler's new static webpage uses an internet protocol address owned by DDoS-Guard, which Parler critics say could be a potential security risk.

Source: Business Insider

19 Jan 2021

Stocks trending higher ahead of Tuesday's opening bell as Biden inauguration imminent

U.S. equity futures were trending higher ahead of the Tuesday's opening bell as analysts look ahead to Wednesday's inauguration of Joe Biden.

Source: Fox Business

19 Jan 2021

A man was ‘scared to go home due to covid.’ So he spent three months living in Chicago airport, prosecutors say.

Aditya Singh survived in part on food given to him by other passengers, grew out his beard, lectured travelers about Buddhism and Hinduism, and attempted to evade scrutiny by wearing an airport worker’s identification badge.

Source: The Washington Post

19 Jan 2021

Silicon Valley start-up Plaid plans European hiring spree despite Visa deal falling apart

Plaid plans to more than double its European workforce from 40 to 100 by the end of 2021.

Source: CNBC

19 Jan 2021

CoinShares is launching a physically-backed bitcoin ETP

Crypto asset manager CoinShares is launching a new physically-backed bitcoin exchange-traded product (ETP) today.

Source: The Block Crypto

19 Jan 2021

Parler website is back online after Amazon brought it offline

The app, which is more popular with Parler's users than the website, remains banned from the Google and Apple app stores.

Source: CNET

19 Jan 2021

Two Spirit Airlines passengers arrested after brawling with gate agents in Detroit

Two Spirit Airlines gate agents were injured and two passengers were arrested. The fight broke out following a dispute over a bag at Detroit Metro Airport.

Source: Daily Mail

19 Jan 2021

'It's heartbreaking': Doors at Heights Hospital locked because of nearly $1 million in back rent

Employees at The Heights Hospital said they couldn’t get into the building Monday when they showed up for work.

Source: YouTube

19 Jan 2021

Singapore Airlines hopes to be world's first fully-vaccinated airline

Singapore's national carrier is hoping to become the world's first airline to get all of its crew members vaccinated against Covid-19.

Source: CNN

19 Jan 2021

Ethereum price inches closer to a new all-time high as Bitcoin consolidates

Ethereum price is in hot pursuit of a new all-time high, while Bitcoin price continues to trade sideways.

Source: Cointelegraph

19 Jan 2021

40 COVID-19 Deaths Added in Tarrant County Monday Along With 3,021 New Cases; ICUs at 97% Capacity - NBC 5 Dallas

The Tarrant County Public Health Department Monday is reporting 21 new COVID-19 deaths along with the addition of 2,187 new cases of the virus.

Source: NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

19 Jan 2021

LA County To Open Up COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments For People Over 65

L.A. County Board of Supervisors Chair Hilda Solis has issued an order to open up COVID-19 vaccine appointments for people over 65.

Source: LAist

19 Jan 2021

Janet Yellen asks Congress to do more to fight pandemic-induced recession

Threats of longer, even worse downturn too great to cut back on support now, she says

Source: Fox Business

19 Jan 2021

Rohit Chopra, Gary Gensler tapped to head CFPB, SEC by Biden

Moves intended to tighten oversight oversight of Wall Street

Source: Fox Business

19 Jan 2021

Parler website partially returns with support from Russian-owned technology firm

Platform popular with Trump supporters is back online, but only carries a message from its CEO, using IP address owned by DDOS-Guard

Source: The Guardian

19 Jan 2021

COVID-19 vaccination site at Disneyland Resort to close Tuesday due to forecast of high winds

Officials will close the massive COVID-19 vaccination site at the Disneyland Resort Tuesday during what is expected to be a high wind event. Damaging Santa Ana winds are forecast to blow through Southern California starting Monday evening, and a high wind wat…

Source: KTLA Los Angeles

19 Jan 2021

Intel Chairman Planning Up to $1 Billion Health-Tech SPAC IPO

(Bloomberg) -- Intel Corp. Chairman Omar Ishrak is planning to raise funds for a blank-check firm targeting deals in the health technology sector, according ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

19 Jan 2021

Tesla Begins Model Y SUV Deliveries in China: What You Need To Know

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) began making deliveries of Model Y vehicles in China on Monday. What Happened: The Elon Musk-led company posted photographs of ...

Source: Benzinga

19 Jan 2021

Logitech’s Q3 Sales Grow 85%, Operating Income Triples

Logitech International announced financial results for the third quarter of Fiscal Year 2021 with sales growing 85%.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

19 Jan 2021

Man allegedly hid 3 months at Chicago airport because he was scared of coronavirus

Aditya Singh, 36, is charged with felony criminal trespass to a restricted area of an airport and misdemeanor theft after he was arrested Saturday.

Source: OregonLive

19 Jan 2021

Salesforce leads $15M investment in Asian HR tech platform Darwinbox

Darwinbox, which operates a cloud-based human resource management platform, has raised $15 million in a new financing round as the Indian startup looks to further expand in the country and Southeast Asian markets. The new round — a Series C — for the Hyderaba…

Source: TechCrunch

19 Jan 2021

Iran Looks To Poach Saudi Oil Contracts With New Projects

Iran has been looking in earnest to poach major oil supply contracts from Saudi Arabia since the Tehran-backed Houthi attacks on two of the Kingdom's key oil facilities on 14 September 2019, especially for coveted Asian customers

Source: OilPrice.com

19 Jan 2021

Locked out: Doctors forced to treat patients in parking lot after The Heights Hospital fails to pay rent

According to a note on the doors, the tenant was about $1 million behind in rent.

Source: KHOU.com

19 Jan 2021

Parler partially reappears with support from Russian technology firm

USA-TRUMP/PARLER-RUSSIA:Parler partially reappears with support from Russian technology firm

Source: Trust.org

19 Jan 2021

Fact Check: What We Do And Don't Know About The Pfizer Vaccine Deaths in Norway

Reports of about 30 deaths among elderly nursing home residents who received the Pfizer vaccine have made international headlines.

Source: ScienceAlert

19 Jan 2021

Clinica Sierra Vista pauses COVID vaccinations in Fresno out of an abundance of caution - KFSN

Clinica Sierra Vista announced it is pausing all COVID vaccinations, including at its Fresno location, after as many as 10 people in California had allergic reactions to one particular lot of the Moderna vaccine.

Source: KFSN-TV

19 Jan 2021

EU Seeks to Curb Reliance on US Dollar After American Sanctions Exposed Financial Infrastructure Vulnerabilities – Finance

The European Union (EU) is reportedly planning to reduce its reliance on the U.S. dollar-based financial system.

Source: Bitcoin.com

19 Jan 2021

Heights Hospital closes because owners are behind on rent, notice says - KTRK

Heights Hospital was closed on Monday afternoon leaving patients and doctors locked out of the building. A notice on the door says the locks were changed because the owners owe $461,302.24 in rent and fees.

Source: KTRK-TV

19 Jan 2021

Group sues Apple for allowing Telegram on App Store, claims app has ‘hateful content’

Following the removal of Parler from the App Store earlier this month, a Washington-based non-profit group sued Apple last Sunday asking the company to ban the popular messaging app Telegram from its platform. First reported by the Washington Post, the “Coali…

Source: 9to5Mac

19 Jan 2021

All civil, criminal trials in federal court in New Orleans suspended until May due to COVID-19

Due to COVID-19, all civil and criminal jury trials are suspended until May, according to a notice sent by the court Monday night.

Source: WDSU New Orleans

19 Jan 2021

Snowcat Ridge, Florida’s first snow park, closing for season

Florida’s first snow park, Snowcat Ridge is closing for the season on Jan. 19 after two months of operation.

Source: WFLA

19 Jan 2021

Investors Flock Back Into Oil for Reflation Trade, Hedging

Source: Bloomberg

18 Jan 2021

Trump Did Enormous Damage to His Reputation: Niall Ferguson

Jan.18 -- Niall Ferguson, an Economic historian and senior fellow at Stanford University Hoover Institution, looks at President Donald Trump's legacy and the...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

18 Jan 2021

U.S. asks Australia to scrap proposed laws to make Facebook, Google pay for news

The U.S. government has asked Australia to scrap proposed laws that will make it the first country in the world to force Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google to pay for news sourced from local media outlets.

Source: Reuters

18 Jan 2021

Arizona ranks Top 5 as destination for people moving

The Grand Canyon State's lower cost of living, great weather and outdoor activities are some of the things that entice people from other states.

Source: AZFamily

18 Jan 2021

Elon Musk shows off Tesla Roadrunner assembly line and tabless battery

Tesla shared the first look of its tabless battery and Roadrunner production line in a video. Elon Musk says the giant casting machines 'will make full-size cars in the way that toy cars are made.'

Source: Daily Mail

18 Jan 2021

California Urges Stop to 300K Vaccines after Some Fall Ill

California’s state epidemiologist is urging a halt to more than 300,000 coronavirus vaccinations using a Moderna vaccine version because some people received medical treatment for possible severe allergic reactions.

Source: Snopes.com

18 Jan 2021

Texas reports 10,000 new COVID-19 cases, 46 more deaths

Texas reports more than 10,000 new cases of COVID-19 and 46 more deaths from the disease caused by the novel coronavirus.

Source: KSAT San Antonio

18 Jan 2021

Dow futures rise 100 points after Wall Street's losing week

U.S. stock futures were higher on Monday evening.

Source: CNBC

18 Jan 2021

Maskless woman who refused to leave business says her constitutional rights were violated

BOCA RATON, Fla. (WPEC) — A 61-year-old woman was arrested Thursday after she wouldn't leave Einstein Bros. Bagels after refusing to wear a mask, the Palm Beach County Office said. Cindy Falco-DiCorrado, of Boynton Beach, is facing charges of trespassin…

Source: KOMO News

18 Jan 2021

Why Natural Gas Prices Are Set To Go Higher

Natural gas markets have been oversupplied for months, but higher demand in Europe and Asia could finally bring markets into balance

Source: OilPrice.com

18 Jan 2021

California Urges Stop to 300K Vaccines After Some Fall Ill

California’s epidemiologist is urging to halt a version of Moderna vaccine distribution due to some people suffering severe allergic reactions after…

Source: NBC Bay Area

18 Jan 2021

Vaccine Critics Received More Than $1 Million in Pandemic Relief Loans

The Paycheck Protection Program’s loose rules allowed organizations that have questioned the safety of vaccines to qualify for aid.

Source: New York Times

18 Jan 2021

Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen to call for "big" action at Senate confirmation hearing

CBS News has obtained her prepared remarks.

Source: CBS News

18 Jan 2021

Virgin Orbit rocket launches in mid-air, deploys satellites in space

British billionaire Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit reached space for the first time on Sunday, with a successful test of its air-launched rocket, delivering ...

Source: YouTube

18 Jan 2021

Coast Guard, local partners respond after tugboat sinks along Marquette breakwall

The maximum pollution potential was determined to be 100 gallons of oil and diesel fuel, the Coast Guard said Monday.

Source: UpperMichigansSource.com

18 Jan 2021

Chinese Refiners Processed Record Amounts Of Crude In 2020

After a pandemic-hit slow start to 2020, China's refiners boosted production from April, thanks to ultra-low crude oil prices and a rebound in the Chinese economy and fuel demand, setting a new record for crude oil processing volumes

Source: OilPrice.com

18 Jan 2021

COVID-19 vaccine clinics canceled in Stanislaus County amid Moderna batch investigation

Two COVID-19 vaccine clinics have been canceled in Stanislaus County amid concerns of vaccine availability as health officials examine a batch of Moderna vaccines linked to reports of allergic reactions.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

18 Jan 2021

Biden taps Rohit Chopra and Gary Gensler to lead financial regulators

Picks to lead the CFPB and SEC are seen as tough defenders of consumer and investor rights.

Source: CBS News

18 Jan 2021

These copper-exposed stocks can surge in 2021 as tailwinds line up, Morgan Stanley says

Copper-exposed stocks could be set to surge in 2021 and a buying opportunity may be around the corner, Morgan Stanley analysts said on Monday.

Source: MarketWatch

18 Jan 2021

Check your ticket: $1M Powerball winning ticket sold in New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Someone in New Mexico has won $1 million playing the Powerball from the Jan. 16, 2021 drawing. The $1 million winning ticket matched all five White Ball numbers but missed the Powerball number. The winning numbers for the January 16…

Source: KRQE News 13

18 Jan 2021

Where you can (at least try) to get an appointment for a COVID-19 vaccine in the Princeton region and beyond if you are eligible -

Even if you are eligible, COVID-19 vaccine appointments are hard to come by in the Princeton region right now.

Source: Planet Princeton

18 Jan 2021

50 children at St. Anthony Hospital consumed contaminated milk, leading to Hiland Dairy recall

Authorities at SSM Health St. Anthony Hospital said they discovered that 50 children had consumed contaminated milk at the hospital after learning of unexpected illnesses on three patient care units.

Source: KOCO Oklahoma City

18 Jan 2021

China becomes only major world economy to report growth in 2020 | TheHill

China's economy increased by about 2 percent in 2020, becoming on...

Source: The Hill

18 Jan 2021

Bitcoin, Ethereum & Stellar - American Wrap: 1/18/2021

Bitcoin Price Shows Ambiguity As A 30% Move Is Underway According To TechnicalsBitcoin has been trading inside a tight range after establishing a new all...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

18 Jan 2021

Gov. Cuomo slams federal vaccine rollout, says catching up could take 6 months: ‘It’s a fraud’

New York's governor said the biggest problem right now is not enough vaccine to go around.

Source: syracuse.com

18 Jan 2021

GM invests $800 million to produce new BrightDrop electric vans in Canada

GM recently launched its new BrightDrop electric van to electrify delivery vehicles, and now the automaker announced that it is investing $800 million to produce new electric vans in Canada. GM’s BrightDrop Electric Vans Last week, General Motors announced Br…

Source: Electrek

18 Jan 2021

COVID-19 vaccination center at Encore Las Vegas now open to eligible Nevadans

A COVID-19 vaccination center opened Monday morning on the Strip as Southern Nevada continues to ramp up immunization efforts. Encore Las Vegas now has a vaccination site in its convention space, and it will offer hundreds of doses of the vaccine per day. The…

Source: News3LV

18 Jan 2021

Teslas keep killing my cats, Jamie Lynn Spears claims

“We have now lost — I don’t want to tell you how many cats — because they don’t hear the Tesla crank and unfortunate things happen.”

Source: The Mercury News

18 Jan 2021

Anti-Vaccine Groups Get Covid P.P.P. Loans

Six organizations that have challenged the safety of vaccines and made claims that scientists have called false received loans.

Source: New York Times

18 Jan 2021

How Full Employment Became Washington’s Creed

Policymakers are eager to return to the period of low unemployment that preceded the pandemic and are less concerned than in previous eras about sparking inflation and taking on debt.

Source: New York Times

18 Jan 2021

Chocolate recalled after plastic found in product

Attention, chocolate lovers: A company is recalling some of its chocolate products after a consumer found pieces of plastic in their treat.

Source: Fox Business

18 Jan 2021

Trump admin revokes Intel’s license to supply chips to Huawei

The Trump administration has notified suppliers, including chipmaker Intel, that it is revoking certain licenses to sell to Huawei.

Source: XDA Developers

18 Jan 2021

These copper-exposed stocks can surge in 2021 as tailwinds line up, Morgan Stanley says

Copper-exposed stocks could be set to surge in 2021 and a buying opportunity may be around the corner, Morgan Stanley analysts said on Monday.

Source: MarketWatch

18 Jan 2021

Man Allegedly Hid From Coronavirus And Authorities In Chicago Airport For 3 Months

The California man was arrested Saturday on felony trespassing charges, prosecutors say. He apparently had obtained airport credentials and survived on food from strangers.

Source: NPR

18 Jan 2021

Biden to rename Operation Warp Speed, elevates science adviser to cabinet position

Out with the old, in with the new.

Source: Hot Air

18 Jan 2021

Investigation underway after at least 1 shot fired during incident inside Circle Centre Mall

INDIANAPOLIS– Police say at least one shot was fired Monday afternoon during an incident inside the Circle Centre Mall in downtown Indianapolis. Around 2:15 p.m., police were called to the mall in connection with a shots fired report. Initially, police report…

Source: Fox 59

18 Jan 2021

With supply limited, Monroe County no longer scheduling COVID-19 vaccine appointments

A joint statement from Monroe County Executive Adam Bello and Public Health Commissioner Dr. Michael Mendoza Monday:

Source: RochesterFirst

18 Jan 2021

Florida reports fewest new COVID-19 cases of 2021, Miami-Dade fewest since Jan. 3

Source: Google News

18 Jan 2021

2 Spirit agents hurt, passengers arrested after bag dispute in Detroit, airline says

Two Spirit agents were injured and three passengers were arrested this weekend following a bag dispute at Detroit Metro Airport, the airline says.

Source: WDIV ClickOnDetroit

18 Jan 2021

Chicago, Cook County, west and north suburbs to relax COVID-19 restrictions after Illinois changes rules

CHICAGO — Areas including the City of Chicago, greater Cook County as well as the west and north suburbs will join many other regions in moving to less-restrictive coronavirus mitigation measures after the State of Illinois updated its metrics for reopening M…

Source: WGN TV Chicago

18 Jan 2021

‘Unruly passenger’ forces Miami-bound flight to land in Nashville

A flight from Chicago to Miami was diverted to Nashville International Airport Monday morning because of an “unruly passenger,” according to an airport spokesperson.

Source: WKRN News 2

18 Jan 2021

SEE IT: Bagel shop anti-masker goes full Karen

"Shouldn't you be storming the Capitol?" an onlooker asked.

Source: New York Daily News

18 Jan 2021

Oil Falls Near $52 With Virus Surging and Dollar Strengthening

(Bloomberg) -- Oil futures edged lower after China reported new virus cases and the dollar rose, while physical crude prices in Asia weakened.Futures in New ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

18 Jan 2021

Parking lot at Walmart Supercenter in far east El Paso, surrounding area blocked off

Police are looking into reports of a suspicious package in far east El Paso Monday afternoon. The El Paso Police Department tweeted that an investigation is underway at the Walmart Supercenter at 12236 Montana Avenue near Loop 375 . Bomb squad police office…

Source: KFOX El Paso

18 Jan 2021

Tesla Powerwall to power a giant new virtual power plant in Hawaii

Tesla Powerwalls are expected to power a giant new virtual power plant designed by Swell Energy in Hawaii. Combined with solar, the battery packs are going to create a 80 MW/100 MWh distributed energy system. Virtual Power Plant A virtual power plant consists…

Source: Electrek

18 Jan 2021

Tommy Hilfiger dumps $45 million Greenwich mansion for sunny Florida

Just about everybody seems to be moving to Florida — including Hilfiger, who dumped his $47.5 million Greenwich mansion for warmer pastures.

Source: New York Post

18 Jan 2021

Netflix Earnings Preview: How Will Streaming Leader Fare Amid Rising Competition?

Netflix will report fourth-quarter earnings Tuesday afternoon, closing the book on a coronavirus-altered 2020 and setting the tone for a more competitive marketplace in 2021. The streaming leader has recently been the first entertainment company to report qua…

Source: Deadline

18 Jan 2021

Allergic reactions that caused California to halt 330,000 vaccine doses occurred at San Diego’s Petco Park

<p>The “higher-than-usual” number of allergic reactions that prompted California health officials to pause the use of one batch of Moderna vaccines occurred at the Padres’ stadium in San Diego.</p>

Source: San Francisco Chronicle

18 Jan 2021

Lumentum in Advanced Talks to Buy Laser Maker Coherent

Cash-and-stock deal could be announced this week; Coherent has a market value of $3.7 billion

Source: The Wall Street Journal

18 Jan 2021

Chinese restaurant goes viral for ‘extremely honest’ menu

This restaurant certainly can’t be accused of overselling its menu.  A Chinese restaurant in Montreal is going viral for its “extremely honest” menu descriptions that are posted with ea…

Source: New York Post

18 Jan 2021

Incoming CDC director predicts COVID-19 deaths will hit 500,000 by next month

The incoming Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Rochelle Walensky warned on Sunday the U.S. is likely to see “dark weeks ahead,” with the death toll due to coronavirus potentially set to hit a half a million by mid-February.

Source: Fox News

18 Jan 2021

GitHub regrets firing Jewish employee who called Trump-incited mob “Nazis”

Worker was fired after writing in Slack, "stay safe homies, Nazis are about."

Source: Ars Technica

18 Jan 2021

Wagon Wheel Coffee Shop gets rent paid for by Barstool Sports

A long time favorite restaurant in Carmel Valley is getting some much needed help.

Source: KSBW The Central Coast

18 Jan 2021

1/18: BTC, ETH, DOT, XRP, ADA, LTC, BCH, LINK, XLM, BNB

Altcoins are beginning to lose bullish momentum as Bitcoin price struggles to reclaim $40,000.

Source: Cointelegraph

18 Jan 2021

Sen. Rick Scott: ‘We Should Not Have Florida Taxpayers Bailing Out New York’

Senator Rick Scott (R-FL) said Sunday on "Fox & Friends Weekend" that President-elect Joe Biden's coronavirus relief plan that would provide state and local governments with $350 billion in emergency funding bailout was "wrong." | Clips

Source: Breitbart News

18 Jan 2021

CT COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout: What to Know as Phase 1B Begins; How to Schedule an Appointment

Connecticut began vaccinations for COVID-19 in mid-December and the second phase, phase 1b has begun. Residents who are 75 and over can sign up to get…

Source: NBC Connecticut

18 Jan 2021

New York Governor Releases More Details On Marijuana Legalization Proposal

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) has released more details of his marijuana legalization proposal, including plans to reinvest in communities most impacted by the war on drugs. Following his State of the State address last week, in which the governor said enact…

Source: Marijuana Moment

18 Jan 2021

China risk to tech sector expected to fade

Wedbush Securities predicts the tech sector will benefit from a slow thaw in the frosty relations between the U.S. and China.

Source: Seeking Alpha

18 Jan 2021

3 Powerball winning tickets worth $50K and $100K sold in the Valley

Three Arizonans scored big this weekend after purchasing winning Powerball tickets, one worth $50,000 and two tickets doubling their worth to $100,000 Saturday night in the Valley

Source: ABC15 Arizona

18 Jan 2021

Norway reviewing deaths of frail and elderly patients vaccinated against Covid-19

Doctors in Norway are investigating the deaths of 23 elderly patients who had received the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine, looking into the possibility that adverse reactions to the vaccine "may have contributed to a fatal outcome in some frail patients."

Source: CNN

18 Jan 2021

American Medical Association Asks Court To Overturn Medical Marijuana Vote In Mississippi

Two medical associations are throwing their support behind a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the medical marijuana ballot initiative that Mississippi voters overwhelmingly approved in November, arguing that it creates “risks to public health” and…

Source: Marijuana Moment

18 Jan 2021

What will Joe Biden do to mortgage rates? See what experts say

See what the experts anticipate for home borrowers under the new administration.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

18 Jan 2021

Gravitas: South Korea jails Samsung's heir

There is a leadership crisis in Samsung. South Korea has sentenced Samsung's heir and Vice Chairman Jay Y Lee to two and a half years in prison. What happens...

Source: YouTube

18 Jan 2021

Bolsonaro Accelerates Vaccine Plan as Popularity Takes a Hit

Source: Bloomberg

18 Jan 2021

Pandemic Chip Shortages Are Shutting Down Automotive Production

Once upon a time, the automobile was a mostly mechanical beast, but no longer. Advanced electronics have weaved their way into the modern car, from engine to infotainment and climate control to the…

Source: Hackaday

18 Jan 2021

Tesla Model X Supercharging 0-100%: How Long Does It Really Take?

Many electric cars charge quicker than they used to, but it can still take some time. How long should you expect to spend at a Tesla Supercharger?

Source: InsideEVs

18 Jan 2021

New CDC Chief Issues Urgent COVID Warning

With nearly 4,000 American deaths a day from coronavirus (sometimes more) and nearly 400,000 American deaths total (with more to come), we are in the worst...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

18 Jan 2021

Virgin Orbit just earned the orbit part of its name

"This magnificent flight is the culmination of many years of hard work."

Source: Ars Technica

18 Jan 2021

Trader Joe's Manager Stops Anti-Maskers Entering Store in Video Watched 7 Million Times

The incident came as total confirmed cases in Oregon surpassed 133,205, with 1,800 total reported deaths.

Source: Newsweek

18 Jan 2021

U.S. plans to sanction Russian vessel involved in Nord Stream 2: Handelsblatt

The United States has informed Germany that it plans to impose sanctions on a Russian pipe-laying ship involved in construction of the Russian-led Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline from Russia to Germany, the German Economy Ministry said on Monday.

Source: Reuters

18 Jan 2021

Global Stocks Edge Up as Investors Await Earnings Flurry

Chinese shares rose after strong economic data

Source: The Wall Street Journal

18 Jan 2021

Hedge funds aggressively exit their bullish gold bets as U.S. dollar, bond yields rise

(Kitco News) - Hedge funds and gold investors have significantly cut back on their bullish gold exposure as the precious metal continues to be weighed down by a stronger U.S. dollar and rising bond yields, according to the latest data from the Commodity Futur…

Source: Kitco NEWS

18 Jan 2021

Samsung’s top executive gets 30 months in prison for bribery

Samsung leader Lee Jae-yong's original five-year sentence has been cut down to 30 months.

Source: Ars Technica

18 Jan 2021

Why Amazon (AMZN) is Poised to Beat Earnings Estimates Again

Amazon (AMZN) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

18 Jan 2021

Alex Berenson: Shutdown of Parler is Big Tech's 'most dangerous' move yet

Author and former New York Times journalist Alex Berenson, who has sparred with Amazon in the past, feels that the company’s move to shut down Parler illustrates how dangerous it is that Big Tech can silence whomever it chooses.

Source: Fox News

18 Jan 2021

Sequoia Said to Invest in Auto1 at $7.2 Billion Value Before IPO

Source: Bloomberg

18 Jan 2021

FCC warns extremists are turning to radio to plan attacks after being banned from social media

The FCC is reminding radio operators that the use of radios to commit or facilitate criminal acts is prohibited ahead of the inauguration.

Source: USA Today

18 Jan 2021

Joanna Gaines Shares the Super Easy Appetizer That's a 'Staple in the Gaines Household'

Joanna Gaines creates cheese balls in her kitchen in PEOPLE's exclusive clip from Magnolia Table with Joanna Gaines

Source: PEOPLE

18 Jan 2021

Peugeot's Return To America Was Fun While It Lasted

Remember when Peugeot said it was coming back to the U.S.? Well, let’s just say that may not be a priority anymore.

Source: Jalopnik

18 Jan 2021

Pies & Pints — craft pizza and beer restaurant — closing at The Banks

Pies & Pints, a craft beer and pizza restaurant, is closing its downtown Cincinnati location for good.

Source: WLWT Cincinnati

18 Jan 2021

Chinese Restaurant Becomes Internet Sensation with Their BRUTALLY Honest Menu Reviews

A Chinese restaurant in Montreal is enjoying a spike in orders after candid descriptions from its menu went viral on social media. "Comparing to our General...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

18 Jan 2021

‘Snow looks likely’ as soon as Sunday in Puget Sound region

The chance of lowland snow in the Puget Sound region is increasing, with forecasters looking at a potential system arriving by Sunday.

Source: MyNorthwest.com

18 Jan 2021

More selling in store for gold price? Markets eye Yellen's take on U.S. dollar

Source: Kitco NEWS

18 Jan 2021

GitHub apologizes for firing employee who warned of Capitol attack Nazi link

Technology firm admits ‘significant errors of judgment’ after employee, who is Jewish, posted in company chat room

Source: The Guardian

18 Jan 2021

IMF chief sees 'high degree of uncertainty' in global outlook

The head of the International Monetary Fund on Monday said the global lender needed more resources to help heavily indebted countries, citing a highly uncertain global economic outlook and a growing divergence between rich and poor countries.

Source: Reuters

18 Jan 2021

Man 'lived undetected in Chicago airport for three months'

A man was arrested at Chicago O'Hare Airport on January 16, 2021, after reportedly living there undetected for three months, due to fear of Covid-19

Source: CNN

18 Jan 2021

Google defends its partnership with Facebook, denies states' claim of anticompetitive advantage

Google's director of economic policy Adam Cohen called the lawsuit from 10 Republican-led states "misleading."

Source: CNBC

18 Jan 2021

Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit successfully blasts satellites into space after failed first attempt

Virgin Orbit, the rocket company founded by billionaire Richard Branson, successfully put its first satellites into space using its novel air launch system.

Source: CNBC

18 Jan 2021

World’s fourth-largest carmaker rallies on first day of trade after $52 billion merger

Stellantis, the product of the $52 billion merger between FCA and Peugeot, was well received by European investors on its first day of trading Monday.

Source: CNBC

18 Jan 2021

Electric car battery that can charge in 10 minutes and last for 250 miles combats 'range anxiety'

US experts have developed EV batteries made from lithium iron phosphate that can quickly heat up and cool down - which is key to rapid charging and a long life.

Source: Daily Mail

18 Jan 2021

2021 Mustang Mach-E: How fast does the Ford EV charge up on road trips?

With up to 300 miles of range, the Ford Mustang Mach-E is claimed to gain most of a charge back in less than an hour. We did a first test of our own.

Source: Green Car Reports

18 Jan 2021

Oil Prices Drop On Stronger Dollar, COVID Resurgence

Oil prices dropped early on Monday as a stronger U.S. dollar and many countries still battling rising daily COVID-19 cases weighed on market sentiment at the start of the week

Source: OilPrice.com

18 Jan 2021

Biden To Nominate Gary Gensler For SEC, Rohit Chopra For CFPB : Biden Transition Updates

Selecting Gary Gensler for the Securities and Exchange Commission and Rohit Chopra for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is a win for progressives who have pushed for aggressive oversight.

Source: NPR

18 Jan 2021

Hot Pockets stuffed with 'glass and plastic' shards spark mass recall

More than 760,000 pounds were recalled.

Source: New York Post

18 Jan 2021

Palantir’s Covid-19 Contract With US Government Under Threat – Report

Source: Google News

18 Jan 2021

The Average Retirement Saver Is Making This $500,000 Mistake

The numbers tell the story.

Source: Motley Fool

18 Jan 2021

How will another round of stimulus impact the economy?

Yardeni Research president Ed Yardeni on his outlook for the U.S. economy throughout 2021 with the Biden administration giving out more stimulus money.Subscr...

Source: YouTube

18 Jan 2021

Select pepperoni Hot Pockets recalled over complaints of glass, plastic in product

Nestle Prepared Foods is calling back more than 762,000 pounds of pepperoni Hot Pockets after consumers complained of finding pieces of glass or plastic in the product.

Source: Fox News

18 Jan 2021

4 injured, including 2 pregnant women, in hit-and-run on I-78

Pennsylvania State Police are looking for a black 2007-2013 Mercedes S-Class sedan with heavy front-end damage.

Source: WFMZ Allentown

18 Jan 2021

Warning against a batch of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine

California's top epidemiologist told healthcare providers on Sunday to stop using a batch of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine after a "higher than usual" number of people had apparent allergic reactions at a San Diego vaccination clinic.

Source: Los Angeles Times

18 Jan 2021

Total buys stake in world's largest solar developer in $2.5B deal

Total (NYSE:TOT) agrees to acquire a 20% stake in India's Adani Green Energy, the world's largest solar developer, for $2.5B.Total also will take a 2.35 GW portfolio of operating solar...

Source: Seeking Alpha

18 Jan 2021

A Chinese restaurant has gone viral for its searingly honest dish descriptions: 'This one is not that good'

"Comparing to our General Tao Chicken, this one is not that good," the menu reads. "I am not big fan of North American Chinese food, it's your call."

Source: INSIDER

18 Jan 2021

State's Largest COVID-19 Vaccine Drive-Thru Clinic Opens in East Hartford Today

The state’s largest COVID-19 vaccine drive-thru clinic opened in East Hartford on Monday. The former Pratt & Whitney runway on Runway Road has been…

Source: NBC Connecticut

18 Jan 2021

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks waver as COVID-19 fears trump recovery hopes

Global stock markets wavered on Monday as soaring COVID-19 cases offset investor hopes of a quick economic recovery, even after data showing that the Chinese economy rebounded faster-than-expected in the fourth quarter of 2020.

Source: Reuters

18 Jan 2021

UK fund manager Ruffer: we are in the “foothills” of institutional adoption of bitcoin

Ruffer Investment Company, the British fund manager which recently revealed it had bet £550m on bitcoin, has published more details about the headline-grabbing decision.

Source: The Block Crypto

18 Jan 2021

Norway finds no evidence that COVID-19 vaccine caused deaths among elderly

Health officials in Norway say there’s no evidence that the COVID-19 vaccine was directly responsible for a series of deaths among elderly people.

Source: New York Post

18 Jan 2021

Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for January 18th

Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for January 18th

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

18 Jan 2021

Gary Gensler Named as Joe Biden's SEC Chair Pick - CoinDesk

President-elect Joe Biden named Gary Gensler as his pick for chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday.

Source: CoinDesk

18 Jan 2021

Goldman Sachs lifts US GDP forecast to 6.6% in 2021 on Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus package

Biden's $1,400 stimulus checks will cause a 'large spike' in disposable income, Goldman economists wrote in a weekend note.

Source: Business Insider

18 Jan 2021

Tesla delivers its first Shanghai-made Model Y crossovers in China

China – the world's largest EV market – is critically important to Tesla and its growth plans.

Source: CNBC

18 Jan 2021

Auto CEO little known in Detroit takes over a $51 billion empire

The newly-minted merger of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and PSA Group is poised to raise the global profile of an under-the-radar chief executive

Source: The Detroit News

18 Jan 2021

Mega Millions grows to $850M ahead of Tuesday's drawing

The Mega Millions pot has grown to "rarified territory," with the jackpot reaching an estimated $850 million after no winner was declared during Friday's drawing.

Source: Fox News

18 Jan 2021

What's Going on With WhatsApp?

Users are abandoning the Facebook-owned messaging service.

Source: Motley Fool

18 Jan 2021

Biden names Indian-American head of his consumer financial protection bureau

US News: WASHINGTON: US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday named Indian-American Rohit Chopra as the head of a federal agency tasked with protecting the inter.

Source: The Times of India

18 Jan 2021

Biden Taps Marijuana Legalization Supporter To Lead Democratic National Committee

President-elect Joe Biden’s pick to lead the Democratic National Committee (DNC) is a strong backer of marijuana legalization—the latest example of a nominee holding cannabis policy reform views that go further than the incoming president’s. If confirmed by p…

Source: Marijuana Moment

18 Jan 2021

French politics kills Canadian bid to create one of the world's top supermarket groups

The French government has put an abrupt end to a $20 billion takeover attempt of the country's biggest retailer by Canada's largest convenience store operator.

Source: CNN

18 Jan 2021

The states Americans headed to the most in 2020, according to U-Haul

U-Haul's migration trends report calculated how many one-way U-Haul vehicles entered a state versus how many left during 2020, the year of the pandemic. Here's what the data showed.

Source: CNBC

18 Jan 2021

Bitcoin options expiry hits record $3.7 billion after price booms - Business Insider

A record $3.7 billion of Bitcoin options are set to expire on January 29 as the surging price sends investors towards cryptocurrency products.

Source: Business Insider

18 Jan 2021

Tips on getting through to finally get a COVID-19 vaccine

At that rate, even vaccinating just half the population with one dose would take 46 weeks.

Source: KXAN.com

18 Jan 2021

1 Social Security Change You Need to Know About If You're Turning 62 in 2021

The price of claiming benefits as soon as possible just got a little bit steeper.

Source: Motley Fool

18 Jan 2021

Health officials slam Walgreens and CVS for 'fiasco' vaccine rollout to nursing homes - Business Insider

CVS and Walgreens have a virtual monopoly on nursing home COVID-19 vaccinations in most states. But local officials are frustrated at the progress.

Source: Business Insider

18 Jan 2021

How Does Johnson & Johnson’s Single-Dose COVID-19 Vaccine Work?

It’s still in phase 3 clinical trials, but the early data is promising, experts say.

Source: Prevention.com

18 Jan 2021

Investors Push Home Depot and Omnicom to Steer Ads From Misinformation

Companies have struggled to keep their ad dollars from going to online outlets that promoted fraudulent theories about the 2020 election.

Source: New York Times

18 Jan 2021

How Some THC Is Legal — For Now

Delta-8-THC — a less-potent cousin of famed Delta-9-THC — is legal enough to sell in most states. But how does it work? And will the DEA shut it down?

Source: Rolling Stone

18 Jan 2021

GM investing $800M to build BrightDrop electric van in Canada plant

General Motors is investing $800 million to convert its CAMI Assembly plant in Ontario to build electric vans for its new BrightDrop brand.

Source: Fox Business

18 Jan 2021

Gas prices continue rising across NY

In New York, the average price is up eight cents, while the U.S. average is up by seven.

Source: WSYR

18 Jan 2021

Oscar Mayer Wienermobile accepting applications to drive hot dog car - WLS

Oscar Mayer is hiring Wienermobile drivers, with applications to drive the famous hot dog car accepted through the end of the month.

Source: WLS-TV

18 Jan 2021

Ford closes German plant for 1 month as global chip crisis worsens

Ford has ordered a month-long production halt at one of its plants in Germany, the latest sign that a global shortage of computer chips is putting carmakers under increasing pressure and threatening their recovery from the pandemic.

Source: CNN

18 Jan 2021

Operators expect competitive market when online gaming, sports betting launches in Michigan

Michigan’s state gambling laws and competitive tax rates on online wagering has sportsbook and casino operators eager to launch

Source: mlive.com

18 Jan 2021

Bitcoin thermocap metric shows BTC price is still in the 'low end' of bull cycle

Cold hard numbers are showing why Bitcoin moons and dumps — and the reasons are more straightforward than you might imagine.

Source: Cointelegraph

18 Jan 2021

Jamie Lynn Spears called Tesla 'cat-killer,' said Musk owes her cats - Business Insider

"Elon Musk, let's figure this out," actor Jamie Lynn Spears said in an Instagram post about Tesla. "You owe me a couple cats."

Source: Business Insider

18 Jan 2021

Gold Edges Up From December Low With Focus on Stimulus, Dollar

Source: Bloomberg

18 Jan 2021

Honda working on new HR-V specifically for the US

Previously, America's HR-V was nearly identical to the global Vezel crossover, but that won't be the case moving forward.

Source: CNET

18 Jan 2021

Man lived inside O’Hare Airport for 3 months before detection: prosecutors

CHICAGO — A man who was living inside O’Hare International Airport managed to escape detection for three months, according to prosecutors. Aditya Singh, 36, is charged with felony criminal trespass to a restricted area of an airport and misdemeanor theft. Pol…

Source: WGN TV Chicago

18 Jan 2021

Biden's CDC pick expects 500K COVID deaths by mid-February

The first month of Joe Biden’s administration could be the deadliest period in the nation’s COVID-19 pandemic, one of his top officials warned Sunday. Dr. Rochelle Walensky, who is nominated to lead the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, expects…

Source: New York Daily News

18 Jan 2021

Watch Virgin Orbit launch a rocket to space from a modified 747 for the first time

Virgin Orbit scored a major success on Sunday, with a test flight that not only achieved its goals of reaching space and orbit, but also of delivering payloads on board for NASA, marking its first commercial mission, too. The launch was a success in every pos…

Source: TechCrunch

18 Jan 2021

Carroll Shelby's 1965 Shelby 427 Cobra sold for $6 million

A 1965 Shelby 427 Cobra that was the personal car of Carroll Shelby from when it was new until he died in 2012 has been auctioned for nearly $6 million, marking the second-highest price paid for a Cobra.

Source: Fox News

18 Jan 2021

How Couche-Tard’s ambitious bid for France’s Carrefour was cut down

Canadian group pitched its €16.2bn plan as a chance to forge a French-speaking retail giant

Source: Financial Times

18 Jan 2021

Parler CEO John Matze expects social network to return by end of January

Parler CEO John Matze expects his controversial social network to get back online soon despite Amazon booting the app from its servers.

Source: New York Post

18 Jan 2021

The CDC Warns Against Using These 6 Face Masks

Face coverings only work if they follow recommended guidelines, so make sure you avoid these six face masks the CDC warns against.

Source: Best Life

18 Jan 2021

The CDC Warns Against Using These 6 Face Masks

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has been providing the public with safety guidelines since the pandemic started. These recommendations...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

18 Jan 2021

What to expect from the early Biden administration on student loans

With Democrats holding a majority in the House and Senate, one expert believes the Biden administration to take bold action on the nearly $1.7 trillion in...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

18 Jan 2021

The UAE is on track to have half its population vaccinated by the end of March

More than 1.8 million people in the UAE have already received the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine — more than quadruple the per capita vaccination rate in the U.S.

Source: CNBC

18 Jan 2021

Intel’s Recovery Will Demand More Than Just Engineering Skills

Turning around the chip maker will require not only sorting out manufacturing problems but also selling stakeholders on tough decisions about the company’s future

Source: The Wall Street Journal

18 Jan 2021

Gold Prices Melting Fast amid Expected Rise in Inflation

Gold prices dropped to their lowest level since late November at the start of the first trading session in London.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

18 Jan 2021

Github apologises for firing Jewish employee who warned about 'Nazis'

The Jewish employee had warned co-workers about the danger of Nazis during the Capitol Riots.

Source: BBC News

18 Jan 2021

Oil Giant Total Buys Stake in World’s Biggest Solar Developer

French energy company to pay $2.5 billion for 20% of Adani Green Energy

Source: The Wall Street Journal

18 Jan 2021

Should You Buy Johnson & Johnson For Its COVID Vaccine?

The possibility of a one-dose vaccine may give it an edge over rivals.

Source: Motley Fool

18 Jan 2021

Unemployment benefits: Why some people are still waiting for payments

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18 Jan 2021

Honda Teases All-New Global HR-V / Vezel Ahead Of February Debut

Honda confirmed last week that the United States will get a different version of the model 'designed to meet the distinct needs of US customers.'

Source: Motor1

18 Jan 2021

Signal and Telegram are also growing in China – for now

As fears over WhatsApp’s privacy policies send millions of users in the West to Signal and Telegram, the two encrypted apps are also seeing a slight user uptick in China, where WeChat has long dominated and the government has a tight grip on online communicat…

Source: TechCrunch

18 Jan 2021

Jamie Lynn Spears calls Elon Musk's Tesla a 'secret cat killer' - Insider

Spears later clarified she "did not run over any cats" and that she was only making a suggestion to the Tesla CEO.

Source: INSIDER

18 Jan 2021

Here’s who’s getting the COVID-19 vaccine in Central Texas in 6th week of rollout

Travis County got the most at 14,650 doses. No other county in our area got even half that. That’s almost exactly the amount of doses that Travis County has averaged over the first five weeks of the vaccine rollout.

Source: KXAN.com

18 Jan 2021

DoorDash driver accused of shooting McDonald’s employee

Memphis police are on the scene of a reported shooting outside a local McDonald’s in Hickory Hill.

Source: WREG NewsChannel 3

18 Jan 2021

Moderna and SpaceX highlighted by a fast-growing U.S. fund traded in London

Baillie Gifford U.S. Growth Trust devoted much of its half-yearly report to talking up the prospects of biotech Moderna and rocket launcher SpaceX, two of...

Source: MarketWatch

18 Jan 2021

Market Movers Europe, Jan 18-22: Nord Stream 2 works resume; the future of oil and energy in focus

In this week's highlights: Oil market attention is on the long-term outlook following Saudi Arabia’s move to unilaterally slash output; it’s Abu Dhabi sustainability week; Nord Stream 2 works resume; and the reliability of French nuclear generation remains in…

Source: S&P Global

18 Jan 2021

Tesla releases new images of its battery cell production, seeks to hire for new factories

Tesla has released a new video with new images of its battery cell production in Fremont, California, as it seeks to hire more people to replicate the production lines at new factories in Germany and Texas. Tesla 4680 battery cell At its Battery Day in Septem…

Source: Electrek

18 Jan 2021

3 Top Cloud Computing Stocks to Buy Right Now

The business world's shift to the cloud continues to accelerate, and these companies will continue to profit from the trend.

Source: Motley Fool

18 Jan 2021

‘The science is real’: Coastal experts hope Biden will partner to combat sea level rise

Coastal officials hope Biden administration will partner to address the impacts of sea level rise

Source: USA Today

18 Jan 2021

Here’s how Joe Biden’s climate plan could affect the oil and gas industry in Texas - Austin American

President-elect Joe Biden's aggressive vision for climate regulations has energy experts on Texas on edge, wondering about the future of the industry.

Source: Austin American-Statesman

18 Jan 2021

Woman charged in North Catasauqua stabbing | Lehigh Valley Regional News - 69News WFMZ

A man sustained a stab wound to his left shoulder, police said.

Source: WFMZ Allentown

18 Jan 2021

Trump admin halts shipments of supplies to Chinese tech giant Huawei - Business Insider

Huawei has long been a target of the Trump administration, which believes it spies for the Chinese government. Huawei has repeatedly denied the claim.

Source: Business Insider

18 Jan 2021

First Malta Air Boeing 737 MAX Winglets Spotted In Washington

The first painted winglets bound for a Malta Air Boeing 737 MAX aircraft have been spotted in Washington.…

Source: Simple Flying

18 Jan 2021

Businesses Aim to Pull Greenhouse Gases From the Air. It’s a Gamble.

A surge of corporate money could soon transform carbon removal from science fiction to reality. But there are risks: The very idea could offer industry an excuse to maintain dangerous habits.

Source: New York Times

18 Jan 2021

IMF Urges Governments To Spend As Much Money As They Can To Support Sputtering Economies

International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Kristalina Georgieva is urging policymakers worldwide to spend as much as they can to revive their economies.

Source: The Daily Hodl

18 Jan 2021

Covid-19 Vaccine Deaths, Allergic Reactions: How Many Died in Norway?

Source: Bloomberg

18 Jan 2021

Covid-19 Vaccine Deaths, Allergic Reactions: How Many Died in Norway?

Source: Bloomberg

18 Jan 2021

Coca-Cola Joins Pepsi in Benching Ads During Super Bowl LV

Concerned they might strike the wrong tone, both brands have opted to sit out.

Source: HYPEBEAST

18 Jan 2021

This is the best way to lower your monthly mortgage payment

Focus on the “big wins” instead of small to save more in 2021.

Source: Fox Business

18 Jan 2021

European stocks mixed despite strong Chinese GDP data

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

18 Jan 2021

Politics Crashes $20 Billion Canadian Shopping Trip to Paris

Source: Bloomberg

18 Jan 2021

In challenge to Tesla, Chinese electric carmaker Xpeng releases autonomous features for highway driving

Chinese electric carmaker Xpeng Motors has announced a new autonomous driving feature designed to work on highways as it ramps up its challenge to Tesla.

Source: CNBC

18 Jan 2021

Lee Jae Yong: Samsung heir gets prison term for bribery scandal

A South Korean court sentenced Lee Jae Yong to two and a half years in prison.

Source: BBC News

18 Jan 2021

Gold Prices Melting Fast amid Expected Rise in Inflation

Gold prices dropped to their lowest level since late November at the start of the first trading session in London.

Source: FX Empire

18 Jan 2021

Man arrested for living at Chicago's O'Hare airport for three months

A man with a fear of COVID-19 was arrested for living at a secure area of Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport for nearly three months, according to a report. Aditya Singh, of California, was hid…

Source: New York Post

18 Jan 2021

California official calls for pause on specific Moderna vaccine due to possible allergic reaction

California State Epidemiologist Dr. Erica S. Pan issued a statement on Sunday evening recommending providers pause the administration of lot '041L20A' of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine due to possible allergic reactions that are under investigation.

Source: FOX 11 Los Angeles

18 Jan 2021

Bitcoin Struggles While Many Altcoins Continue To Surge

Bitcoin price is facing an uphill task near USD 36,500 and USD 37,200. Ethereum is trading above the USD 1,150 support, XRP is approaching the USD 0.265 support. ZEN, OMG, WAVES, and KSM are up over 20%.

Source: Cryptonews

18 Jan 2021

WhatsApp delays privacy update over user 'confusion' and backlash about Facebook data sharing

A WhatsApp privacy update regarding how users interact with businesses stoked fears of broader data sharing with the messaging app's parent company Facebook.

Source: CNBC

18 Jan 2021

As 29 Deaths In Norway Raise Worry, Australia Seeks Info On Covid Jabs

Norway expressed increasing concern about the safety of the Pfizer Inc. vaccine on elderly people with serious underlying health conditions after raising an estimate of the number who died after receiving inoculations to 29.

Source: NDTV News

18 Jan 2021

Tesla says starts delivering Shanghai-made Model Y in China

Tesla Inc said on Monday it has started delivering its Shanghai-made Model Y sports utility vehicles to customers in China.

Source: Reuters

18 Jan 2021

In parting shot, Trump halts supplies to China’s Huawei: Report

US is revoking licences of several Huawei suppliers, including Intel, in a final blow to the Chinese telecoms firm.

Source: Al Jazeera English

18 Jan 2021

CHP: Street race ends in fiery crash in Solano County

Two people were injured Saturday after two cars racing ended in a crash in Solano County, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

18 Jan 2021

14-year-old beaten outside of a Mobile trampoline park

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Videos of a fight at a local teen hangout have gone viral on social media. The fight happened on Saturday night at the Altitude Trampoline Park. WKRG News 5 did not receive permission to use those videos but you can evidently see at leas…

Source: WKRG News 5

18 Jan 2021

Instagram influencers among first to get COVID-19 vaccine in Indonesia

These social media influencers really know how to get their shot. Popular Instagram users in Indonesia were among the first in line to get the coronavirus vaccine in the country last week — b…

Source: New York Post

18 Jan 2021

Video of Oregon Trader Joe's manager taking on anti-mask shoppers goes viral

The video has more than 6.8 million views on Twitter. Many users praise the patience and firmness the Trader Joe's employee shows.

Source: KGW.com

18 Jan 2021

Biden picks Rohit Chopra to lead consumer protection agency

President-elect Joe Biden has chosen Rohit Chopra to be the next director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, two sources said.

Source: NBC News

18 Jan 2021

US Will Get Its Very Own Version Of Next-Gen Honda HR-V

American Honda Motor Co., Inc. has confirmed that the development of the next-generation HR-V is underway, and it will be different for the US market.

Source: Motor1

18 Jan 2021

China economy grows in 2020 as rebound from virus gains

BEIJING (AP) — China eked out 2.3% economic growth in 2020, likely becoming the only major economy to expand as shops and factories reopened relatively early from a shutdown to fight the...

Source: Associated Press

18 Jan 2021

China's economy grows 2.3% in 2020 as recovery quickens

China's economy grew more than expected last year, even as the rest of the world was upended by the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: CNN

18 Jan 2021

Consumer advocates Baradaran, Barr are leading contenders for top bank cop

Law professor Mehrsa Baradaran and former Treasury Department official Michael Barr are leading contenders to head the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

Source: Politico

18 Jan 2021

Gold Holds Decline on Dollar Strength as Stimulus Faces Debate

Source: Bloomberg

18 Jan 2021

China economy ends coronavirus-ravaged year with strong growth surge

China’s coronavirus-hit economy expanded by 2.3 per cent in 2020, but its recovery from the coronavirus was highlighted by a growth rate of 6.5 per cent in the fourth quarter.

Source: Post Magazine

18 Jan 2021

The whole world needs to pay attention to Indonesia’s COVID vaccine strategy

More than 42.2 million doses of coronavirus vaccine have been administered around the world as of the time of this writing, per Bloomberg’s vaccine tracker. Most countries have started off their vaccine programs with inoculations of older people, but at least…

Source: BGR

18 Jan 2021

Bitcoin Retreats From $40,000 Level Strategists View as Key

Source: Bloomberg

18 Jan 2021

Bitcoin open interest hits $8.8B as 45% of BTC options expire in 2 weeks

The open interest on Bitcoin options has hit $8.8 billion but data show bulls are in favor after BTC’s rally to a new all-time high.

Source: Cointelegraph

18 Jan 2021

Parler CEO John Matze says platform will welcome users 'back soon' in new status update

Parler's lawyer, David Groesbeck, argued during a hearing on Thursday that the company would suffer irreparable harm if it was forced to permanently shut down and that it is in the public interest to restore the platform's service.

Source: Fox Business

18 Jan 2021

Parler's website re-surfaces with message from CEO John Matze to the 'lovers and haters'

'Hello world, is this thing on?' CEO John Matze wrote in a message, dated January 16, accompanied with an image of an egg-timer and a 'technical difficulties' banner, pledging to return 'soon'.

Source: Daily Mail

18 Jan 2021

In parting shot, Trump administration revokes licenses to do business with Huawei: report

Intel, other suppliers reportedly have approvals revoked, while new license applications will be rejected in Trump administration’s waning days

Source: MarketWatch

18 Jan 2021

Big Oil's flagship plastic waste project sinks on the Ganges

A wheelbarrow and a handful of metal grids for capturing litter, emblazoned with the words “Renew Oceans,” sit rusting outside an empty, padlocked office in the Indian city of Varanasi, a short walk from the Ganges.

Source: Reuters

18 Jan 2021

Connecticut's Largest COVID Vaccine Drive-Thru Clinic Opens Monday

The largest COVID-19 vaccine drive-thru clinic in Connecticut will open Monday morning. Pratt & Whitney in East Hartford is being converted into a 10-lane…

Source: NBC Connecticut

18 Jan 2021

Biden Taps Gensler as SEC Chairman, Chopra as CFPB Director

Source: Bloomberg

18 Jan 2021

Hiland Dairy issues recall of chocolate milk produced at Norman facility; could cause illness

Hiland Dairy has issued a recall of the one-half pint 1% low-fat chocolate milk that was produced at its facility in Norman after the company said some products may contain food-grade sanitizers that could cause illnesses if consumed.

Source: KOCO Oklahoma City

18 Jan 2021

Oscar Mayer hiring team to drive its Wienermobile across the US

Do you wish you were an Oscar Meyer wiener — or that you could share the life of a Wienermobile driver? Well then, you're in luck.

Source: WCVB Boston

18 Jan 2021

BT faces £600m lawsuit over 'historic overcharging'

A group of pensioners is accusing BT of "historic" excessive pricing of landlines.

Source: BBC News

18 Jan 2021

Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit launches rocket into space

News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication

Source: Financial Times

18 Jan 2021

Asia shares pare losses as China GDP pips forecasts

Asian shares pared early losses on Monday as data confirmed China's economy had bounced back last quarter as factory output jumped, helping partially offset recent disappointing news on U.S. consumer spending.

Source: Reuters

18 Jan 2021

Brazil authorizes two Covid-19 vaccines for emergency use

Amid a devastating resurgence of the coronavirus in parts of Brazil, federal health officials have finally voted to authorize two vaccines for emergency use. Sunday, Brazilian regulatory agency Anvisa approved both the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine and the Coron…

Source: CNN

18 Jan 2021

Apple sued for not removing Telegram from App Store over violent content and hate groups

Apple is being sued by the Coalition for a Safer Web for failing to remove access to Telegram while still blocking Parler, and also alleging it is being used by hate groups and extremists to attack the Capitol.

Source: AppleInsider

18 Jan 2021

Evansville business closing due to pandemic

Another Evansville business is closing its doors during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Source: 14 News WFIE Evansville

18 Jan 2021

Hunts Point Produce Market Workers On Strike Over Wage Dispute

The produce shelves at your neighborhood grocer may not be full because most workers at the Hunts Point Terminal Market in the Bronx are now on strike.

Source: Cbslocal.com

17 Jan 2021

Man lived inside O’Hare for 3 months before detection, prosecutors say

Singh reportedly found an airport ID badge in the airport and was “scared to go home due to COVID.”

Source: Chicago Tribune

17 Jan 2021

Wienermobile arrives in Las Vegas, looking for the next 'Hotdogger'

The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile arrived in Las Vegas Sunday morning. That's right a giant, 27-foot long hot dog on wheels. Invented in 1936 by Oscar Mayer's nephew during the Great Depression, the vehicle fleet has expanded to six in the United States. RELATED |…

Source: News3LV

17 Jan 2021

GitHub admits error in firing Jewish employee who warned colleagues to 'stay safe' from Nazis amid Capitol riot

Investigation finds ‘significant errors of judgment,’ HR chief resigns

Source: MarketWatch

17 Jan 2021

GOP plots payback for deplatforming Trump

As Democrats take the majority, going after major tech companies has become a unifying issue on the right.

Source: Axios

17 Jan 2021

Oscar Mayer hiring team to drive its Wienermobile across the US

Frankly, this could very well be someone's dream job.

Source: CNN

17 Jan 2021

Starbucks closes some New York stores out of concern about possible protests

As a tense nation braced for possible violence before Joe Biden's inauguration, Starbucks temporarily closed some New York City stores

Source: USA Today

17 Jan 2021

Virgin Orbit launches rocket off a 747 aircraft, puts nine satellites in space

A 70-foot rocket, riding beneath the wing of a retrofitted Boeing 747 aircraft, detached from the plane and fired itself into Earth's orbit on Sunday — marking the first successful launch for the California-based rocket startup Virgin Orbit.

Source: CNN

17 Jan 2021

Sen. Rick Scott: 'We should not have Florida taxpayers bailing out New York'

Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., argued on Sunday that President-elect Joe Biden's coronavirus relief plan, which calls for a $350 billion “bailout” for state and local governments, is "wrong."

Source: Fox Business

17 Jan 2021

Samsung's Lee faces sentencing for bribery charge after four years of trials

A South Korean court sentenced Samsung Electronics vice chairman Jay Y. Lee to two and a half years in prison, the court said on Monday, which will have major ramifications for his leadership of the tech giant as well as Korea's views toward big business.

Source: Reuters

17 Jan 2021

Apple sued by group insisting it curb Telegram after Capitol attack

The suit amounts to a pressure tactic to get Apple to act toward Telegram as it already has toward Parler, a social media site that swelled with calls for violence and insurrection ahead of the Capitol siege, according to researchers. Apple and Google both ha…

Source: The Washington Post

17 Jan 2021

Virgin Orbit reaches orbit on second LauncherOne mission

Virgin Orbit’s LauncherOne rocket reached orbit on its second flight Jan. 17, demonstrating the performance of the air-launch system.

Source: SpaceNews

17 Jan 2021

Citrix Is in Talks to Buy Vista’s Wrike for $2 Billion-Plus

Source: Bloomberg

17 Jan 2021

Coronavirus:132 new COVID-19 cases; two new deaths reported on Jan. 17

The Hawaii Department of Health reports 132 new COVID-19 cases and two new deaths on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021.

Source: KHON2

17 Jan 2021

BNA control tower reopens after closing for cleaning due to positive COVID-19 case

The air traffic control tower at Nashville International Airport is being closed for cleaning from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Sunday.

Source: WKRN News 2

17 Jan 2021

No, Bitcoin Is Not in a Bubble - CoinDesk

Commentators who say bitcoin is in a “bubble” don't know what they're talking about. The cryptocurrency's intrinsic value is still unclear.

Source: CoinDesk

17 Jan 2021

Parler resurfaces on Sunday with an update message, but nothing else

After being kicked off of Amazon’s hosting— and effectively, the internet— a new message from CEO John Matze appeared on Parler’s URL Sunday.

Source: The Verge

17 Jan 2021

Testing for NYC’s “gifted and talented” student program is deemed unfair, will be eliminated

So why have a special program?

Source: Hot Air

17 Jan 2021

NYT: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Approved Blacklisting Donald Trump While on French Polynesia Vacation

In a recent article, the New York Times provides an insight into Twitter's decision to ban President Donald Trump from its platform permanently. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, on vacation in French Polynesia, approved the decision under intense pressure from the co…

Source: Breitbart News

17 Jan 2021

Three injured after car smashes through Popeyes in Queens

A car barreled through the front window of a Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen in Queens, crashing into its condiment station, Sunday afternoon. Three people were injured, including a customer in the Hills…

Source: New York Post

17 Jan 2021

Here are the biggest stock market winners and losers in Biden’s massive stimulus plan

Sectors including banking, biotech, gold mining, green energy and infrastructure will be in play this year.

Source: MarketWatch

17 Jan 2021

U.S. Shale Is Gaining Influence Over Oil Markets

Saudi Arabia, the leader of OPEC, is scrambling to appease the incoming Biden administration, which may spell good news for the U.S. shale industry

Source: OilPrice.com

17 Jan 2021

Watch Tesla Model S Race Corvette C8, Hellcat, Nitrous Racing Beasts, & More

The Tesla Model S is one of the quickest production cars ever. In this drag strip challenge, it faces off against a wide variety of unique rivals.

Source: InsideEVs

17 Jan 2021

Utah's latest COVID-19 numbers show ICUs at 101.3% capacity

Among hospitals in Utah that specialize in COVID-19 — places like University of Utah Hospital in Salt Lake City and Intermountain Medical Center in Murray — there is normally a total of 453 intensive care unit beds available for patients. Now, the 453 ICU bed…

Source: Salt Lake Tribune

17 Jan 2021

Trump ‘slams China’s Huawei, blocking supplies from Intel and others’

The administration is revoking certain licences to sell to the Chinese tech giant and intends to reject dozens of other applications to supply the telecoms firm.

Source: Post Magazine

17 Jan 2021

GitHub head of HR resigns after investigation into firing of Jewish employee over Capitol riot comments

Microsoft-owned GitHub said on Sunday that the company's head of human resources resigned after an investigation into the company's dismissal of an employee.

Source: CNBC

17 Jan 2021

The Best Reason to Take Social Security Long Before Age 70

How big a difference will a slightly larger income really have later in your life?

Source: Motley Fool

17 Jan 2021

Starbucks shuts down several Manhattan stores over possible protests

Several Starbucks stores across Manhattan shuttered Sunday amid fears of protests, the company said. The coffee-chain giant cited possible demonstrations as grounds for the closure of “select store…

Source: New York Post

17 Jan 2021

Apple CEO Tim Cook Defends Decision to Remove Parler From App Store: "We Don’t Consider That Free Speech"

While speaking with Chris Wallace on 'Fox News Sunday,' Cook said Parler could return "if they get their moderation together."

Source: Hollywood Reporter

17 Jan 2021

Yellen to Make Clear U.S. Doesn’t Seek Weak Dollar

Treasury secretary nominee, at Senate confirmation hearing, will affirm commitment to market-determined dollar value

Source: The Wall Street Journal

17 Jan 2021

Insider Q&A: Mark Weinstein, MeWe's anti-Facebook CEO

BOSTON (AP) — Some users have fled Facebook and Twitter after the platforms booted President Donald Trump and some of his confederates for inciting unrest and spreading false claims about election...

Source: Associated Press

17 Jan 2021

Stock Market Today: Dow, S&P Live Updates for Jan. 18, 2020

Source: Bloomberg

17 Jan 2021

Apple's Tim Cook On Taking Down Parler: 'We're always trying to do the right thing'

Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL) CEO Tim Cook has commented about the company’s decision to suspend Parler from its App Store. What ...

Source: Benzinga

17 Jan 2021

City's iconic Denver Diner to close after 30 years

One of the last of Denver’s iconic diners is closing its doors for good. Denver Diner announced Sunday that it will not reopen.

Source: The Denver Channel

17 Jan 2021

Some Manhattan Starbucks closed Sunday due to expected protests - WABC

Select Starbucks stores throughout Manhattan were closed on Sunday due to expected protests.

Source: WABC-TV

17 Jan 2021

Chocolate recalled after plastic found in products

Lake Champlain Chocolates (LCC) issued a voluntary recall on select milk chocolate products after a consumer reported finding plastic pieces in the product, according to the FDA.

Source: KRON4

17 Jan 2021

Florida coronavirus: Over 1 million COVID-19 vaccinations administered in the state

The Florida Department of Health reported 11,093 new COVID-19 cases Sunday afternoon.

Source: WFLA

17 Jan 2021

Cramer Shares His Thoughts On American Airlines, American Tower And More

On CNBC's latest "Mad Money Lightning Round," Jim Cramer said American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ: AAL) has moved up too much. He would buy Boeing Co (NYSE: ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

17 Jan 2021

Jamie Lynn Spears blames Elon Musk and Tesla for killing her cats

The actress, singer and sister of Britney Spears said in a since-deleted Instagram video that her cats were run over by a Tesla they never heard coming.

Source: WMUR Manchester

17 Jan 2021

CVS: Don't Invest Using The Rearview Mirror

Source: Google News

17 Jan 2021

CVS: Don't Invest Using The Rearview Mirror

When CVS stalled its dividend, I anticipated a long period of share stagnation. Despite a variety of challenges, growth continues.

Source: Seeking Alpha

17 Jan 2021

WATCH: Former Facebook Exec Shares Orwellian Plan to Purge Conservatives by Bronson Stocking

Facebook's former chief security officer, Alex Stamos, told CNN's Brian Stelter on Sunday that something must be done to stop conservative speech from reaching tens of millions of Americans. "People have

Source: Townhall

17 Jan 2021

Sunday's Coronavirus Updates: 11093 new cases and 133 new deaths reported

As of 3:00 p.m. Sunday, there have been 1,571,279 positive cases of the coronavirus recorded in the state. The case count includes 1,542,567 Florida residents and 28,712 non-Florida residents. There are 24,137 Florida resident deaths reported, 378 non-residen…

Source: Wink News

17 Jan 2021

1585 new COVID-19 cases, 8 deaths reported Sunday in Utah

The health department site says Utah's ICU referral beds are now more than 100% full.

Source: KSL.com

17 Jan 2021

Netflix, Goldman Sachs, Intel, Bank of America, and Other Stocks for Investors to Watch This Week

Fourth-quarter earnings season is ramping up. Plus, Biden inauguration and European Central Bank and Bank of Japan decisions.

Source: Barron's

17 Jan 2021

5 Northeast Ohio businesses cited by OIU for violating Gov. DeWine’s health orders

The restaurants' citation cases will be seen by the Ohio Liquor Control Commission.

Source: Cleveland 19 News

17 Jan 2021

Florida reports 11,093 new COVID cases as positive rates, hospitalizations trend down

Source: Google News

17 Jan 2021

Remembering three local juggernauts who changed Las Vegas

Las Vegas has seen its share of loss recently. Three titans of our valley passed away in recent weeks. One shaped life in downtown Las Vegas. One breathed life into a convention industry. And one changed the lives of Las Vegas performers. All three have left …

Source: News3LV

17 Jan 2021

Virgin Orbit Just Launched a Rocket From a 747

Launching rockets from planes is a decades-old concept that never really took off. Billionaire Richard Branson thinks its time has come.

Source: Wired

17 Jan 2021

Powerball jackpot grows, 5 winning tickets worth $50,000 or more in TN

Saturday’s drawing was the fifth Powerball drawing of 2021.

Source: WKRN News 2

17 Jan 2021

Audi and BMW shut down car subscription programs

Audi and BMW have either ended or paused car subscription programs, suggesting the strategy isn't panning out.

Source: Engadget

17 Jan 2021

Sen. Rick Scott: 'We cannot be bailing out' states for prior problems

Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., calls President-elect Joe Biden's coronavirus relief plan, which calls for $350 billion for state and local governments, 'wrong.'

Source: Yahoo Entertainment