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Removal of Georgia shipwreck delayed again over anchor issue

21 days ago   |   By Star Tribune

An engineering problem has forced another delay before salvage crews can start removing an overturned cargo ship that's been partially submerged on the Georgia coast for more than a year, officials said Wednesday.
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Dow craters 943 points in worst day since June as virus spike spurs new...

Dow craters 943 points in worst day since June as virus spike spurs new lockdowns

Summary List Placement US stocks cratered on Wednesday after a continued spike in COVID-19 cases prompted a new round of lockdowns in Europe. A 40% surge in COVID-19-related... Read more ...

Spotify reportedly emails managers after podcaster Joe Rogan hosts...

Spotify reportedly emails managers after podcaster Joe Rogan hosts conspiracy theorist Alex Jones: 'We are not going to ban specific individuals from being guests'

Summary List Placement Spotify emailed managers talking points to help field questions from employees following podcaster Joe Rogan's controversial decision to have conspiracy... Read more ...

Trump says 'hopefully' states won't be allowed to count ballots after...

Trump says 'hopefully' states won't be allowed to count ballots after Election Day, which is a normal part of the electoral process

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump on Wednesday said that he hoped courts would stop states from counting ballots after Election Day, though it's a normal and legal... Read more ...

Best Buy has announced some of its early Cyber Monday deals - here's what's...

Best Buy has announced some of its early Cyber Monday deals - here's what's on sale now and what to expect on November 30

Summary List Placement Best Buy participates in Cyber Monday every year in a big way, bringing deep discounts on tech, TVs, and so much more. Listed below are the best early... Read more ...

Nancy Pelosi says the stock market slide could force Trump to quickly...

Nancy Pelosi says the stock market slide could force Trump to quickly negotiate a large stimulus deal

Summary List Placement House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday that the recent stock market slide could push President Donald Trump to seek a large economic rescue... Read more ...

Why A Champion For The Very Poor Is Not Pessimistic. In Fact, He's Optimistic!

Why A Champion For The Very Poor Is Not Pessimistic. In Fact, He's Optimistic!

Steve Davis lays out the reasons for his rosy outlook In his new book: Undercurrents: Channeling Outrage to Spark Practical Activism. (Image credit: Portrait by Stuart Isett... Read more ...

Hundreds of Trump rallygoers were stranded in the cold because there...

Hundreds of Trump rallygoers were stranded in the cold because there reportedly weren't enough buses to transport them back to their cars

Summary List Placement Hundreds of supporters at a rally for President Donald Trump Tuesday night were reportedly stranded in the cold in Omaha, Nebraska. After Trump departed... Read more ...

Sen. Brian Schatz said the Senate's hearing with tech CEOs is a 'sham' and...

Sen. Brian Schatz said the Senate's hearing with tech CEOs is a 'sham' and used his time to criticize Republicans rather than ask any questions

Summary List Placement Sen. Brian Schatz called Wednesday's virtual Senate hearing a "sham" and criticized Republicans instead of asking the CEOs of Google, Twitter, and... Read more ...

Oil tanks 6% on surging COVID-19 cases and inventory build-ups

Oil tanks 6% on surging COVID-19 cases and inventory build-ups

Summary List Placement Oil futures tanked on Wednesday as escalating coronavirus fears and surging US stockpiles drove new uncertainty around the commodity market's... Read more ...

UBS just shared the 4 biotech stocks investors should buy now - including 2...

UBS just shared the 4 biotech stocks investors should buy now - including 2 that could soar more than 50%

Summary List Placement 2021 is shaping up to be a critical year for the biotech industry. Drugmakers are racing to develop treatments and vaccines that will help combat the... Read more ...