Business

Man Waving Confederate Flag During U.S. Capitol Riot Arrested

2 days ago   |   By Forbes

The man, whom federal authorities identified as Kevin Seefried, was arrested in Delaware Thursday morning.
Read more ...

 

From cutting all ties with Trump to pulling political donations, here's how corporate America has responded to the Capitol insurrection

From cutting all ties with Trump to pulling political donations, here's how corporate America has responded to the Capitol insurrection

2 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Since rioters stormed the US Capitol on January 6 in a desperate bid to overturn the presidential election result, top US firms have been scrambling to distance themselves from President Donald Trump and his supporters.
In the immediate aftermath of the insurrection , business leaders were quick to condemn the rioters. Then, in the days that followed, they backed up those words with actions.
Some have cut off political funding, while others, including banks and social media giants, severed their ties to President Donald Trump.
Here's how corporate America is...
Read more ...

 

It's time to raise the cost of spreading conspiracy theories

3 days ago   |   By Fortune

Conspiracy theories were a major driver behind the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol building. They have also been a growing part of the political right's internal struggles since at least 2008. But why do people believe in crackpot conspiracy theories like QAnon, Pizzagate , or the narrative that the 2020 election was stolen? Why do they act on them, sometimes violently?
If you think of irrationality as a consumer good, much like a car or a television, you can better understand why people sometimes say and do crazy things. Think of it like this: People buy more cars and televisions...
Read more ...

 

Traveling to the U.S.? Prepare to Take a Coronavirus Test

3 days ago   |   By NY Times

Beginning Jan. 26, international travelers bound for the United States must show negative coronavirus test results before boarding their flights. Here's what you need to know.
Read more ...

 

After Jan. 6 Mob Attack At U.S. Capitol, MLB Suspends Political Contributions Through PAC

3 days ago   |   By Forbes

In the wake of the Jan 6 mob attack on the U.S. Capitol, Major League Baseball is suspending political contributions through its PAC.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Business      Business      Breaking      Breaking-news      Bank      Media      Actions      Banks      Action      Companies      Company      Medias      World      Fund      Rights      Buy      Building      Right      2020 Election      Conspiracy Theories      Travels      Travel      United States      Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns      Travel and Vacations      Tests      Content Type      Service      Airlines and Airplanes      SportsMoney      Sportsmoney      Decision Maker Content      Decisionmaker  


The Latest: Biden aide says virus vaccine plan on track

The Latest: Biden aide says virus vaccine plan on track

WASHINGTON - Incoming White House chief of staff Ron Klain says the coronavirus pandemic will get worse before it gets better, projecting another 100,000 deaths from COVID-19... Read more ...

Cryptocurrencies and SPACs show signs of 'irrational exuberance,' but the...

Cryptocurrencies and SPACs show signs of 'irrational exuberance,' but the stock market is not in a bubble, says UBS

Summary List Placement UBS's Mark Haefele said in a Friday note that while cryptocurrencies and SPACs show signs of "irrational exuberance," investors shouldn't worry that the... Read more ...

One measure of unemployment suggests Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan...

One measure of unemployment suggests Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan could do more harm than good, says one top Wall Street strategist

Summary List Placement The US economy is receiving fresh fiscal support after months of plodding negotiations. But one measure of the labor market suggests the massive stimulus... Read more ...

Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday ahead of...

Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday ahead of inauguration as vice president

Summary List Placement Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday, two days before a historic inauguration where she and President-elect Joe... Read more ...

FINDING A JOB IN 2021: Your guide to making big career moves and landing the...

FINDING A JOB IN 2021: Your guide to making big career moves and landing the role you've always wanted

Summary List Placement To put it lightly, job searching during a pandemic can be a challenge. Worldwide lockdowns have forced remote work, and the resulting recession has... Read more ...

Pakistan approves AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use

Pakistan approves AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use

Summary List Placement Pakistan on Saturday approved the coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University for emergency use, according to multiple... Read more ...

I'm a business coach who made $400,000 while pregnant with my first child...

I'm a business coach who made $400,000 while pregnant with my first child. Here are 5 strategies I lived by to balance motherhood and running a company

Summary List Placement When I discovered I was pregnant with my first child in January, I remember being terrified. I was excited about being a mom, but - as a female... Read more ...

US small-cap stocks have raced ahead of their bigger peers in 2021. Experts...

US small-cap stocks have raced ahead of their bigger peers in 2021. Experts say a number of factors could send them higher

Summary List Placement The stock market recovery from the coronavirus crash in the spring of 2020 was all about the biggest US names: Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, and... Read more ...

Mortgage rates have been under 3% since the summer - here's how long that...

Mortgage rates have been under 3% since the summer - here's how long that might last

Summary List Placement Low mortgage rates have contributed to an active housing market over the last several months, with markets across the country recording skyrocketing home... Read more ...

762,000 Pounds Of Hot Pockets Recalled For Potential Glass, Plastic...

762,000 Pounds Of Hot Pockets Recalled For Potential Glass, Plastic Contamination

Nestlé has received at least one report of a “minor oral injury” associated with consumption of the pepperoni-flavored product. Read more ...