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Moscow expands COVID-19 express tests to major airports

16 minutes ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW - Russia is expanding COVID-19 express tests to other major air hubs in Moscow after using them at the country's busiest airport, Sheremetyevo, in the capital, the...
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Grant Park killing, other violence spurs activists to call for increased housing funds for those experiencing homelessness

28 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Following the killing of a homeless man in Grant Park, activists called on Chicago officials Wednesday to provide an additional $100 million in yearly funds to find permanent...
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Hedge funds are using these 10 alt-data sources to gain an investing edge and keep track of the coronavirus' impact

Hedge funds are using these 10 alt-data sources to gain an investing edge and keep track of the coronavirus' impact

34 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

With companies revising their forecasts, and governments scrambling to put out up-to-date statistics, more investors are turning to alternative data to gauge the impact of the...
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Stanford business school graduates knew their classmates would soon found great startups, and they created a unique club to invest in them. The result is a $1.5 million fund bound by loyalty, community, and democracy

Stanford business school graduates knew their classmates would soon found great startups, and they created a unique club to invest in them. The result is a $1.5 million fund bound by loyalty, community, and democracy

34 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

A group of students at Stanford's Graduate School of Business wanted to find a way to collectively invest in startups founded by their classmates. So they created an investment...
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Democrats launch probe into $765M Kodak loan

Democrats launch probe into $765M Kodak loan

1 hour ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

House Democrats are investigating a $765 million federal loan awarded to Eastman Kodak for the photography company to start producing drug ingredients - a surprising deal that...
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A financial adviser told me to invest my savings while the market was down, but I ignored his advice - and I'm so glad I did

A financial adviser told me to invest my savings while the market was down, but I ignored his advice - and I'm so glad I did

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

At the start of 2020, I felt great about my finances - my savings were in good shape, and I'd started to get serious about funding my retirement account. I also wanted to...
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Elon Musk tweeted that the Egyptian pyramids were built by aliens. Here are 39 of the most outrageous things he's said over the years

Elon Musk tweeted that the Egyptian pyramids were built by aliens. Here are 39 of the most outrageous things he's said over the years

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Elon Musk is one of the most outspoken leaders in tech. The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX has inspired intense devotion and attracted controversy as a result of his public...
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U.S. Sanctions Zimbabwe President's Adviser ‘Queen Bee' Tagwirei

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

The U.S. sanctioned Zimbabwean businessman Kudakwashe Tagwirei, an adviser to the nation's president.
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Minister: Cyprus can help EU fill east Med 'power void'

2 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

The European Union must do more to fill a power vacuum in the eastern Mediterranean brought on by a perceived U.S. disengagement from the region, and Cyprus is ready to host an...
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Kodak's $765 Million U.S. Loan Prompts Probe by House Democrats

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

House Democrats have launched an investigation into Eastman Kodak Co.'s $765 million government loan and are seeking documents from a U.S. agency involved in granting the...
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Nominee Won't Be at Democratic Convention

Nominee Won't Be at Democratic Convention

Speakers-including Joe Biden-will no longer be traveling to the Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee, officials say. Organizers, who were already planning a mostly... Read more ...

NYC setting up quarantine CHECKPOINTS to monitor visitors from 34 states, de...

NYC setting up quarantine CHECKPOINTS to monitor visitors from 34 states, de Blasio says

New York City is setting up checkpoints at bridges, tunnels and train stations to crack down on visitors from 34 states attempting to elude a statewide mandatory two-week... Read more ...

NCAA says athletes must be given opt out option, hands call on fall...

NCAA says athletes must be given opt out option, hands call on fall championships to each division

The NCAA Board of Directors said schools must honor an athlete's scholarship if the athlete opts out of the coming season because of concerns about COVID-19. Read more ...

Chicago public schools will start the school year all virtual

Chicago public schools will start the school year all virtual

Chicago Public Schools, the nation's third-largest school system, will start the coming school year with fully remote learning for all students. Read more ...

'Who's the Boss?' gets reboot with Tony Danza, Alyssa Milano

'Who's the Boss?' gets reboot with Tony Danza, Alyssa Milano

A brand new life is ahead for the vintage sitcom "Who's the Boss?” and its devoted fans. Read more ...

Cruise industry extends sailing suspension from US ports through October

Cruise industry extends sailing suspension from US ports through October

The Cruise Lines International Association announced they are extending the suspension of cruise operations until at least November. Read more ...

Neil Young sues Trump campaign, deriding use of famous tunes

Neil Young sues Trump campaign, deriding use of famous tunes

The legendary singer cited repeated use of two songs: "Rockin' in the Free World" and "Devil's Sidewalk." Read more ...

Disney theme parks take $3.5 billion hit due to coronavirus

Disney theme parks take $3.5 billion hit due to coronavirus

Disney said Tuesday afternoon that its theme parks division took a $3.5 billion hit due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Revised Hawkeye football schedule includes 5 games at Kinnick Stadium

Revised Hawkeye football schedule includes 5 games at Kinnick Stadium

The Iowa Hawkeyes released their revised 10-game Big Ten Conference football schedule for 2020. Read more ...

UConn becomes 1st FBS program to cancel football over virus

UConn becomes 1st FBS program to cancel football over virus

STORRS, Conn. - UConn canceled its 2020-2021 football season Wednesday, becoming the first FBS program to suspend football because of the coronavirus pandemic, as other schools... Read more ...