The US is still in the first wave of COVID-19

The U.S. is well into its third peak of the coronavirus, marking a new record for daily cases at more than 83,000 over the weekend. The total case count has surpassed 8.6 million and the death toll rose above 225,000. Globally, more than 43 million have been affected with more than 1.1 million dead. In recent days, some experts and reports have referred to this as a third wave, while others refer to it as either an elongated first wave or a second wave. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top… Source link

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Stocks sink as U.S., Europe battle virus resurgence

Stocks pointed sharply lower Monday as new data showed a jump in COVID-19 cases in both the U.S. and Europe. Restrictions tightened across major countries overseas, raising the specter of a further pullback in business operations and deeper anchor on global economic activity. Shares of companies set to benefit from a broader economic reopening including airlines like American Airlines (AAL), cruise lines including Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH) and hotels like Wynn Resorts (WYNN) sank…. Source link

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Facebook, Google and Microsoft 'avoiding $3bn in tax in poor nations' – BBC News

According to ActionAid, “billions” might be at stake that could be used to transform underfunded health and education systems in some of the world’s poorest countries, especially since multiple .css-yidnqd-InlineLink:link{color:#3F3F42;}.css-yidnqd-InlineLink:visited{color:#696969;}.css-yidnqd-InlineLink:link,.css-yidnqd-InlineLink:visited{font-weight:bolder;border-bottom:1px solid… Source link

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Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit: Road to Recovery

The Daily Beast This Printer Was the Best Decision I Made in 2020 I live in a New York City apartment which means space is limited, to say the least. There are some things you don’t need (like the largest size Instant Pot), there are some you definitely need (like cleaning supplies), and there are some things you kinda sorta maybe need, like a printer.. Cut to: me in a panic over how I’m going to print and mail my voter registration. Or that time I needed to file a health insurance claim…. Source link

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Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit: Road to Recovery

GlobeNewswire COVID-19 Diagnostics Market Worth USD 8.04 Billion with Rise at 2.7% CAGR till 2027; Pharmaceutical Giants Such as Abbott and Roche to Pump More Funds for R&D Activities: Fortune Business Insights™ Key Prominent Players Covered in the COVID-19 Diagnostics Market Research Report Are PerkinElmer Inc., Quest Diagnostics Incorporated, Quidel Corporation, Siemens Healthcare GmbH, Abbott, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., bioMérieux SA, F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd, Danaher Corporation and… Source link

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Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit: Road to Recovery

GlobeNewswire Orphan Drugs Market to Reach USD 340.84 Billion with 10.5% CAGR by 2027; Increasing Number of Regulatory Approvals will Contribute to Market Growth, says Fortune Business Insights™ Key Prominent Players Covered in the Orphan Drugs Market Research Report Are Amgen Inc., Bayer AG, F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd, Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc., Novo Nordisk A/S, Novartis AG, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, AstraZeneca, DAIICHI SANKYO COMPANY, LIMITED, GlaxoSmithKline plc and other key market… Source link

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Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit: Road to Recovery

Bloomberg Apollo Investor Revolt Swells Over Black’s Epstein Ties (Bloomberg) — It keeps getting worse for Leon Black.Over the past week, Black’s giant investment firm, Apollo Global Management Inc., has confronted one question after another about his decades-long relationship with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.First, his own board ordered an external review prompted by Black himself. Then a Pennsylvania pension fund paused new investments — and the state of Connecticut has done… Source link

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Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit: Road to Recovery

Yahoo Finance presents the All Markets Summit: Road to Recovery, a fully virtual event anchored from the Nasdaq in New York’s Times Square. We have an all-star lineup bringing together leaders in business, academia, government, philanthropy, and a host of influencers who are building and refining new relationships in a time of profound generational, cultural, and economic change. See below for today’s agenda. All times ET. NASDAQ president and CEO Adena Friedman participates in the Yahoo… Source link

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Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit: Road to Recovery

Reuters Videos China sanctions U.S. firms over Taiwan arms sales China is set to impose sanctions on U.S. firms over arms sales to Taiwan. On Monday (October 26) a foreign ministry spokesman said the measures would target top defense contractors: “To safeguard our national interests, China decided to take necessary measures and levy sanctions on U.S. companies such as Lockheed Martin, Boeing Defense and Raytheon, and those individuals and companies who behaved badly in the process of the… Source link

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Google was forced to remove apps from its app store after they violated children’s data collection laws

Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Google has removed three popular apps from the Google Play Store after it was discovered the apps violated laws surrounding data collection efforts on children. The apps in question, Princess Salon, Number Coloring and Cats & Cosplay, were determined to have violated “broader Google Play policies around data collection,” according to a statement from the International Digital Accountability Council. It… Source link

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