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NMC Health removes CEO as investigation into finances continues

2 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

NMC Health fired Chief Executive Prasanth Manghat and granted its finance chief extended sick leave, the healthcare company said on Wednesday after the firm unveiled details...
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NMC Health removes CEO, places CFO on extended leave

3 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

NMC Health has removed Prasanth Manghat as its chief executive officer with immediate effect and has granted its finance chief "extended sick leave", it said on Wednesday.
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Alaska Feels The Brunt As Investors Promise Retreat On Fossil Fuels

Alaska Feels The Brunt As Investors Promise Retreat On Fossil Fuels

3 hours ago   |   NPR

JPMorgan Chase is the latest investor to say it won't finance drilling in Alaska's Arctic. Some welcome the move, but there's also concern in a state that depends heavily on...
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‘This could be bad'-the latest coronavirus warnings send markets reeling

‘This could be bad'-the latest coronavirus warnings send markets reeling

12 hours ago   |   Fortune

Welcome to Bull Sheet, a no-BS newsletter on what's moving markets written by global finance and investing editor Bernhard Warner. You can write to bullsheet fortune.com or...
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SambaNova Systems raises $250 million for software-defined AI hardware

SambaNova Systems raises $250 million for software-defined AI hardware

23 hours ago   |   Venture Beat   |   2 articles

SambaNova, which is developing software-defined hardware for AI workloads, has raised $250 million in a series C financing round.
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JPMorgan gets busy in repo lending after regulatory nod: CFO

1 day ago   |   Reuters

JPMorgan Chase & Co is putting more cash into overnight lending markets and holding less for a rainy day, after discussing the matter with regulators, the bank's finance chief...
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The Olympics have a $900 million reserve fund for canceled games

1 day ago   |   Fortune

As the International Olympic Committee looks ahead to the Summer Games with trepidation, it does have something that could cushion the blow in case of cancellation: a $897...
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Stocks sink, bonds soar on fears coronavirus will stunt economy

1 day ago   |   WGN TV

Stocks slumped again on Wall Street Tuesday, piling on losses a day after the market's biggest drop in two years as fears spread that the growing virus outbreak will put the...
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Breakingviews TV: Payday

1 day ago   |   Reuters

Intuit is buying the upstart finance portal Credit Karma for over $7 billion. The owner of TurboTax and QuickBooks is bulking up its consumer business and enhancing its...
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Dow extends its 2-day sell-off to 1,960 points after CDC tells Americans to brace for possible coronavirus outbreak

Dow extends its 2-day sell-off to 1,960 points after CDC tells Americans to brace for possible coronavirus outbreak

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

US stocks continued their sharp two-day sell-off on Tuesday as the CDC told Americans to brace for a possible coronavirus outbreak. The Dow Jones industrial average has now...
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Legislators from both parties warn Pentagon not to move money to fund...

Legislators from both parties warn Pentagon not to move money to fund President Trump's border wall

The Pentagon's decision took money from major aircraft and other programs that touch Republican and Democratic areas. Read more ...

Trump scores appeals court victory in sanctuary fight

Trump scores appeals court victory in sanctuary fight

The Trump administration won a legal fight Wednesday as a federal appeals court panel unanimously ruled that the federal government can require cities and states that receive... Read more ...

Novak Djokovic asked the crowd to applaud tennis great Maria Sharapova after...

Novak Djokovic asked the crowd to applaud tennis great Maria Sharapova after finding out on the court that she was retiring

After tennis great Maria Sharapova announced her retirement Wednesday, 17-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic honored the Russian star with an off-the-cuff tribute at the... Read more ...

4 major questions facing Disney now that Bob Iger has abruptly exited his...

4 major questions facing Disney now that Bob Iger has abruptly exited his CEO role

Bob Iger stepped down from his role as Disney CEO on Tuesday and longtime Disney exec Bob Chapek took his place. Iger led the company through major acquisitions and... Read more ...

More people are being diagnosed with coronavirus outside China than in...

More people are being diagnosed with coronavirus outside China than in - another indication that the virus is nearing pandemic status

COVID-19 is spreading around the globe rapidly. It's now on every continent, except Antarctica. In China, however, the spread of the virus is steadily slowing, a sign that the... Read more ...

LeBron James ate candy on the bench after a dominant performance and sparked...

LeBron James ate candy on the bench after a dominant performance and sparked a Twitter debate about Twizzlers vs Red Vines

After scoring 40 points and helping the Los Angeles Lakers beat the New Orleans Pelicans, cameras caught LeBron James eating a stringy licorice candy many assumed to be Red... Read more ...

Bob Chapek has been named Disney's new CEO 'effective immediately,' as Bob...

Bob Chapek has been named Disney's new CEO 'effective immediately,' as Bob Iger steps down

Bob Chapek is the new CEO of Disney, effective immediately, the company announced Tuesday. Chapek, who formerly was the company's parks, experiences, and products chairman... Read more ...

Virgin Galactic's CEO says he's 'gratified' by the stock skyrocketing about...

Virgin Galactic's CEO says he's 'gratified' by the stock skyrocketing about 200% this year

Virgin Galactic CEO George Whitesides celebrated its stock rocketing about 200% since January. "We're gratified by the share price," he said on the space-tourism startup's... Read more ...

Trump is reportedly 'furious' that US stocks have tanked on coronavirus...

Trump is reportedly 'furious' that US stocks have tanked on coronavirus fears - and he's accusing the 'fake news' media of throwing fuel on the fire

President Trump lashed out at the media on Wednesday morning and accused them of hyping up the threat from the coronavirus, which has spread to 37 countries so far. "Low... Read more ...

Trump is said to be furious at grim official warnings about coronavirus, and...

Trump is said to be furious at grim official warnings about coronavirus, and is trying to combat a stock market slide with relentless optimism

President Donald Trump is angry about the stock market downturn, blaming it on warnings from US officials about the spread of the coronavirus, according to The Washington... Read more ...