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Wall Street gave $43.5 million to GOP lawmakers who voted to overturn the presidential election

WALL STREET GAVE $43.5 MILLION TO GOP LAWMAKERS WHO VOTED TO OVERTURN THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

Summary List Placement Wall Street gave $43.5 million during the 2019-2020 election cycle to the 147 Republican lawmakers who later...

Republicans are blowing up their own agenda to 'own the libs'

REPUBLICANS ARE BLOWING UP THEIR OWN AGENDA TO 'OWN THE LIBS'

Summary List Placement This is "laugh until you cry" type hilarious. Over the last week Republicans have been blocking their own policy...

 
 
 
The top 9 movies on Netflix this week, from 'Thunder Force' to 'Saving Private Ryan'

THE TOP 9 MOVIES ON NETFLIX THIS WEEK, FROM 'THUNDER FORCE' TO 'SAVING PRIVATE RYAN'

Summary List Placement 9. "Two Distant Strangers" Description : "In this Oscar-nominated short film, a man trying to go home to his...

The future of hybrid remote work is here - and 3 startups that have raised hundreds of millions in venture capital stand to benefit greatly

THE FUTURE OF HYBRID REMOTE WORK IS HERE - AND 3 STARTUPS THAT HAVE RAISED HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS IN VENTURE CAPITAL STAND TO BENEFIT GREATLY

Summary List Placement As the pandemic continues to drastically change the way people work and travel, a number of travel-tech companies...

 
 
 
NASA is developing a plan to build an Arecibo-like telescope on the moon

NASA IS DEVELOPING A PLAN TO BUILD AN ARECIBO-LIKE TELESCOPE ON THE MOON

Summary List Placement NASA is paying a team of researchers to develop a plan for a telescope on the far side of the moon. The Lunar...

Most COVID-19 ICU patients in Brazil are now under 40 years old. Experts think the spread of a variant is to blame

MOST COVID-19 ICU PATIENTS IN BRAZIL ARE NOW UNDER 40 YEARS OLD. EXPERTS THINK THE SPREAD OF A VARIANT IS TO BLAME

Summary List Placement Most of Brazil's COVID-19 patients in ICUs last week were under 40, the country's Association of Intensive Care...

 
 
 
Coinbase's first employee was hired after he emailed his undergraduate thesis on bitcoin to the founders - and was paid in cryptocurrency for 3 years

COINBASE'S FIRST EMPLOYEE WAS HIRED AFTER HE EMAILED HIS UNDERGRADUATE THESIS ON BITCOIN TO THE FOUNDERS - AND WAS PAID IN CRYPTOCURRENCY FOR 3 YEARS

Summary List Placement Olaf Carlson-Wee, the founder of a cryptocurrency hedge fund, was the first employee at the biggest US bitcoin...

Morgan Stanley reports $911 million loss related to Archegos implosion

MORGAN STANLEY REPORTS $911 MILLION LOSS RELATED TO ARCHEGOS IMPLOSION

Summary List Placement Morgan Stanley's exposure to Archegos Capital led to a loss of $911 million in the first quarter. The implosion...

 
 
 
Morgan Stanley handily beats first-quarter trading and investment-banking estimates - but a $911 million loss tied to Archegos overshadows the strong report

MORGAN STANLEY HANDILY BEATS FIRST-QUARTER TRADING AND INVESTMENT-BANKING ESTIMATES - BUT A $911 MILLION LOSS TIED TO ARCHEGOS OVERSHADOWS THE STRONG REPORT

Summary List Placement Morgan Stanley 's first-quarter earnings report beat analyst estimates in every major category, but the strong...

The cloud guru who helped Splunk close 10 acquisitions and hire 1,200 employees is joining Menlo Ventures as a partner

THE CLOUD GURU WHO HELPED SPLUNK CLOSE 10 ACQUISITIONS AND HIRE 1,200 EMPLOYEES IS JOINING MENLO VENTURES AS A PARTNER

Summary List Placement Menlo Ventures has hired away Tim Tully, chief technology officer of Splunk, to power up its cloud investing,...

 
 
 
Retail spending boom spurs Q1 volume recovery for Bank of America, Citi, and Wells Fargo

RETAIL SPENDING BOOM SPURS Q1 VOLUME RECOVERY FOR BANK OF AMERICA, CITI, AND WELLS FARGO

Summary List Placement Bank of America, Citi, and Wells Fargo recently reported Q1 earnings while the US government released more data...

Photos show Elon Musk and a Cybertruck prototype visiting the automaker's under-construction Gigafactory in Texas

PHOTOS SHOW ELON MUSK AND A CYBERTRUCK PROTOTYPE VISITING THE AUTOMAKER'S UNDER-CONSTRUCTION GIGAFACTORY IN TEXAS

Summary List Placement Elon Musk took a prototype of Tesla's Cybertruck for a drive on Thursday at the automaker's under-construction...

 
 
 
Morgan Stanley handily beats first-quarter trading and investment-banking estimates - but a $911 million loss tied to Archegos overshadows the strong report

MORGAN STANLEY HANDILY BEATS FIRST-QUARTER TRADING AND INVESTMENT-BANKING ESTIMATES - BUT A $911 MILLION LOSS TIED TO ARCHEGOS OVERSHADOWS THE STRONG REPORT

Summary List Placement Morgan Stanley 's first-quarter earnings report beat analyst estimates in every major category, but the strong...

Alexei Navalny says prison authorities threatened to force-feed him because his health has declined so much

ALEXEI NAVALNY SAYS PRISON AUTHORITIES THREATENED TO FORCE-FEED HIM BECAUSE HIS HEALTH HAS DECLINED SO MUCH

Summary List Placement Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has said that authorities in his prison threatened to force-feed him...

 
 
 
Carlyle just appointed a new co-head of its US buyouts and growth team to help spearhead $43 billion for megadeals and early-stage plays

CARLYLE JUST APPOINTED A NEW CO-HEAD OF ITS US BUYOUTS AND GROWTH TEAM TO HELP SPEARHEAD $43 BILLION FOR MEGADEALS AND EARLY-STAGE PLAYS

Summary List Placement The Carlyle Group is poised to integrate its US buyouts and growth teams, combining resources concentrated on...

Short-sellers have ramped up their bets against SPACs. A hedge fund manager breaks down his approach - and explains why he's betting against a SPAC merger that has plunged 25% this year

SHORT-SELLERS HAVE RAMPED UP THEIR BETS AGAINST SPACS. A HEDGE FUND MANAGER BREAKS DOWN HIS APPROACH - AND EXPLAINS WHY HE'S BETTING AGAINST A SPAC MERGER THAT HAS PLUNGED 25% THIS YEAR

Summary List Placement After a short spell of calm, the market for special purpose acquisition companies is back in the spotlight again,...

 
 
 
A sensor injected under the skin, backed by DARPA, is meant to spot COVID-19 days before symptoms appear

A SENSOR INJECTED UNDER THE SKIN, BACKED BY DARPA, IS MEANT TO SPOT COVID-19 DAYS BEFORE SYMPTOMS APPEAR

Summary List Placement The US military's storied DARPA agency is backing development of a sensor meant to be injected under the skin...

Burnout is taking a toll on advertising employees' mental health, and it's causing some to quit

BURNOUT IS TAKING A TOLL ON ADVERTISING EMPLOYEES' MENTAL HEALTH, AND IT'S CAUSING SOME TO QUIT

Summary List Placement Ad agency Gut Miami, which creates ads for Netflix, Coca-Cola, and AB InBev, recently announced its creative...

 
 
 
Johnson & Johnson asked other drugmakers to help it study blood-clot risks, and Moderna and Pfizer refused, report says

JOHNSON & JOHNSON ASKED OTHER DRUGMAKERS TO HELP IT STUDY BLOOD-CLOT RISKS, AND MODERNA AND PFIZER REFUSED, REPORT SAYS

Summary List Placement Johnson & Johnson privately contacted other drugmakers producing COVID-19 vaccines to join a study into the...

The coronavirus variant first found in Brazil is developing worrying new mutations that could make vaccines less effective, experts say

THE CORONAVIRUS VARIANT FIRST FOUND IN BRAZIL IS DEVELOPING WORRYING NEW MUTATIONS THAT COULD MAKE VACCINES LESS EFFECTIVE, EXPERTS SAY

Summary List Placement The P.1 coronavirus variant causing cases to soar in Brazil, Canada, and elsewhere is mutating in "particularly...

 
 
 



Facing backlash, Simon & Schuster won't distribute book by officer involved...

Facing backlash, Simon & Schuster won't distribute book by officer involved in Breonna Taylor's death

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FedEx reportedly examining cellphone policy after Indianapolis shooting

FedEx reportedly examining cellphone policy after Indianapolis shooting

FedEx is reportedly examining a policy barring workers from carrying their cellphones on the job after a deadly mass shooting at one of the company's Indianapolis facilities... Read more ...

Iran successfully produces 60%-enriched uranium days after ‘act of sabotage'...

Iran successfully produces 60%-enriched uranium days after ‘act of sabotage' at Natanz nuclear facility

Iran has produced 60%-enriched uranium at its Natanz nuclear facility, country's senior officials have said. The facility was hit by an “act of sabotage” that Tehran blamed on... Read more ...

Iran has successfully produced 60% enriched uranium, top politician says...

Iran has successfully produced 60% enriched uranium, top politician says - its highest level ever

Summary List Placement The speaker of Iran's parliament said the country had successfully enriched uranium to its highest level yet. Mohammad Qalibaf tweeted on Friday morning... Read more ...

Paul Pogba reignites feud with Jose Mourinho, accuses former Man Utd boss of...

Paul Pogba reignites feud with Jose Mourinho, accuses former Man Utd boss of treating players ‘like they don't exist'

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has reopened his rift with Jose Mourinho, laying into his former manager by claiming he “goes against” players and treats them "like... Read more ...

Nearly 1,300 COVID-19 cases reported in Massachusetts students, staff

Nearly 1,300 COVID-19 cases reported in Massachusetts students, staff

Massachusetts schools are seeing a spike in COVID-19 cases in students and staff. Read more ...

9 Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Activists Sentenced For 2019 Protests

9 Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Activists Sentenced For 2019 Protests

Nine activists and lawmakers were sentenced to prison terms Friday for their participation in the 2019 anti-government protests. Read more ...

8 dead in shooting at FedEx facility in Indianapolis: police

8 dead in shooting at FedEx facility in Indianapolis: police

INDIANAPOLIS - Eight people were shot and killed in a late-night shooting at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis, and the shooter killed himself, police said. Several other people... Read more ...

Why are Jake Paul and Ben Askren fighting? A callout lured ex-MMA champion...

Why are Jake Paul and Ben Askren fighting? A callout lured ex-MMA champion out of retirement

How did a YouTube superstar and a former MMA world champion end up headlining a boxing pay-per-view? Read more ...

Buckingham Palace announces guest list for Prince Philip's funeral

Buckingham Palace announces guest list for Prince Philip's funeral

Here's the full list of who Buckingham Palace says will make up the congregation at Prince Philip's funeral service on Saturday. Read more ...