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Plunge in travel spending hurt AmEx profits

The pandemic’s deep impacts on travel, entertainment and dining dramatically impacted American Express' fourth-quarter profits dropped by 39%, the company reported...

US Treasury Sanctions Iranian Entities for Attempted Election Interference

The Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated five Iranian entities for attempting to influence elections in the...

FDA approves Gilead’s drug antiviral drug, Remdesivir as a coronavirus treatment

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved Gilead Sciences’ antiviral drug remdesivir as a treatment for the coronavirus. In...

Trump/Biden face off in a high-stakes final debate

President Donald Trump and Former Vice President Joe Biden hold a high-stakes debate on Thursday that may be the final opportunity for...

Technology

Short-video app Quibi fizzles months after high profile launch

Short-video app Quibi is shutting down operations just six months after its early April launch. The company said...
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Lupita Nyong’o HBO Max Project Scrapped due to Scheduling Conflict

The television adaptation of Americanah, with actress, Lupita Nyong'o, with Danai Gurira writing and serving as producer, will no longer be moving forward due...

Short-video app Quibi fizzles months after high profile launch

Short-video app Quibi is shutting down operations just six months after its early April launch. The company said Wednesday that it would wind...

British government to pursue first COVID-19 human challenge trials

The British government has signed a contract with a pharmaceutical services company, Open Orphan for the first COVID-19 human challenge study where healthy volunteers...

US jobless claims rise to 898,000 with layoffs still high

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose last week by the most in two months, to 898,000, a historically high number...

Latest News

Ireland Re-Enters Full Lockdown as COVID-19 second wave hits EU

As countries loosen restrictions, Ireland will clamp down in an effort to curb infections during the second wave of COVID. Ireland will...

Short-video app Quibi fizzles months after high profile launch

Short-video app Quibi is shutting down operations just six months after its early April launch. The company said Wednesday that it would wind...

Purdue Pharma to plead to 3 criminal charges

Justice Department officials announced Wednesday that Purdue Pharma, the makers of OxyContin, the powerful prescription painkiller that experts say helped touch...

Australian competition watchdog considers its own Google antitrust case

Following the U.S. Justice Department suing Google for abusing its dominance in online search and advertising, Australia’s competition watchdog will consider...

Roche Canada brings $500M manufacturing logistics hub, promising 500 jobs to Ontario

Roche Pharmaceuticals Canada new investment is expected to create about 500 new jobs in Mississauga, Ontario over a three-year period.  

Music

Kamala Harris suspends travel through weekend after 2 test positive for COVID-19

(UPI) Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris' travel plans through the weekend have been suspended after two people...

Shares of BTS record label Big Hit soar on the first day of trading

(UPI) Shares of Big Hit Entertainment, the management agency behind K-pop sensation BTS, made a splash in their debut on...

Purdue Pharma to plead to 3 criminal charges

Justice Department officials announced Wednesday that Purdue Pharma, the makers of OxyContin, the powerful prescription painkiller...

China is the first nation to report economic recovery in COVID-19 era

China became the first country to post an economic recovery in the COVID-19 era, according to government figures.

Barrett tells doubtful Dems she’d keep an open mind on the court

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett presented herself Wednesday in her final round of Senate confirmation...

Culture

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PSOE governments On Political Environment Offer

Together with all this production of political, historical or legal thought and analysis, I was more interested in a novel story that,...

Barrett tells doubtful Dems she’d keep an open mind on the court

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett presented herself Wednesday in her final round of Senate confirmation questioning as a judge with...

Short-video app Quibi fizzles months after high profile launch

Short-video app Quibi is shutting down operations just six months after its early April launch. The company said Wednesday that it would wind...
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Must Read

FDA Gives Go-Ahead for a Clinical Trial Evaluating a novel anti-inflammatory Drug for those Hospitalized with COVID-19

The FDA has authorized the initiation of a Phase 2 study for the use of an anti-inflammatory drug called FSD201 (ultramicronized palmitoylethanolamide,...

Johnson & Johnson’s late-stage COVID-19 vaccine trial halted

Johnson & Johnson has paused its COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial following an “unexplained illness” in a study participant. The...

Kamala Harris suspends travel through weekend after 2 test positive for COVID-19

(UPI) Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris' travel plans through the weekend have been suspended after two people close to the campaign tested...

Roche Canada brings $500M manufacturing logistics hub, promising 500 jobs to Ontario

Roche Pharmaceuticals Canada new investment is expected to create about 500 new jobs in Mississauga, Ontario over a three-year period.  

America Ferrera, Eva Longoria launch She Se Puede – a Nationwide Voting Empowerment Tour During 2020 Election

Actresses America Ferrera and Eva Longoria will be part of a nationwide virtual tour embarking this week  (Oct. 19-23), the Latinas Make...

Study: 30% of infants with COVID-19 may have caught it from mother

A published finding in Nature Communications, suggests that 30% of the reported cases may have been acquired from the mother. The paper...

Lifestyle Magazine

After spending a week in ICU, Chris Christie admits he was wrong not to wear a mask at WH

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie stated Thursday that he was in the wrong for not wearing masks on the White House grounds after he and President Donald Trump both came down with the coronavirus.

Trump/Biden face off in a high-stakes final debate

President Donald Trump and Former Vice President Joe Biden hold a high-stakes debate on Thursday that may be the final opportunity for...

Barrett tells doubtful Dems she’d keep an open mind on the court

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett presented herself Wednesday in her final round of Senate confirmation questioning as a judge with...

Aggressive cougar follows a man on Utah trail for 6 minutes

https://youtu.be/iVUAVmz2Z-0 (UPI) -- A man out for a run on a Utah trail captured video of his frightening...

Ireland Re-Enters Full Lockdown as COVID-19 second wave hits EU

As countries loosen restrictions, Ireland will clamp down in an effort to curb infections during the second wave of COVID. Ireland will...

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FDA Gives Go-Ahead for a Clinical Trial Evaluating a novel anti-inflammatory Drug for those Hospitalized with COVID-19

The FDA has authorized the initiation of a Phase 2 study for the use of an anti-inflammatory drug called FSD201 (ultramicronized palmitoylethanolamide,...

US jobless claims rise to 898,000 with layoffs still high

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose last week by the most in two months, to 898,000, a historically high number...

Study: 30% of infants with COVID-19 may have caught it from mother

A published finding in Nature Communications, suggests that 30% of the reported cases may have been acquired from the mother. The paper...

Ireland Re-Enters Full Lockdown as COVID-19 second wave hits EU

As countries loosen restrictions, Ireland will clamp down in an effort to curb infections during the second wave of COVID. Ireland will...

FDA approves Gilead’s drug antiviral drug, Remdesivir as a coronavirus treatment

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved Gilead Sciences’ antiviral drug remdesivir as a treatment for the coronavirus. In...

Johnson & Johnson’s late-stage COVID-19 vaccine trial halted

Johnson & Johnson has paused its COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial following an “unexplained illness” in a study participant. The...
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Music

US jobless claims rise to 898,000 with layoffs still high

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose last week by the most in two months, to 898,000, a historically high number...

Plunge in travel spending hurt AmEx profits

The pandemic’s deep impacts on travel, entertainment and dining dramatically impacted American Express' fourth-quarter profits dropped by 39%, the company reported...

Ireland Re-Enters Full Lockdown as COVID-19 second wave hits EU

As countries loosen restrictions, Ireland will clamp down in an effort to curb infections during the second wave of COVID. Ireland will...

British government to pursue first COVID-19 human challenge trials

The British government has signed a contract with a pharmaceutical services company, Open Orphan for the first COVID-19 human challenge study where healthy volunteers...

Sport News

FDA approves Gilead’s drug antiviral drug, Remdesivir as a coronavirus treatment

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved Gilead Sciences’ antiviral drug remdesivir as a treatment for the coronavirus. In...

China is the first nation to report economic recovery in COVID-19 era

China became the first country to post an economic recovery in the COVID-19 era, according to government figures. On Monday, Beijing reported an...

US jobless claims rise to 898,000 with layoffs still high

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose last week by the most in two months, to 898,000, a historically high number...
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Shares of BTS record label Big Hit soar on the first day of trading

(UPI) Shares of Big Hit Entertainment, the management agency behind K-pop sensation BTS, made a splash in their debut on Korea's stock exchange Thursday, opening...

Aggressive cougar follows a man on Utah trail for 6 minutes

https://youtu.be/iVUAVmz2Z-0 (UPI) -- A man out for a run on a Utah trail captured video of his frightening...

Johnson & Johnson’s late-stage COVID-19 vaccine trial halted

Johnson & Johnson has paused its COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial following an “unexplained illness” in a study participant. The...

Coronavirus cases climbing at record levels to 40 million Worldwide

Worldwide coronavirus cases continue to surge to around 40 million, growing at a rate of about 1 million every three days.

TV

New hope for Treatment Against Niemann-Pick disease Type C

A study using an amino-acid for the treatment of Niemann-Pick disease Type C (NPC), may provide a huge breakthrough for a disease with no...

Shares of BTS record label Big Hit soar on the first day of trading

(UPI) Shares of Big Hit Entertainment, the management agency behind K-pop sensation BTS, made a splash in their debut on Korea's stock exchange Thursday, opening...

Coronavirus cases climbing at record levels to 40 million Worldwide

Worldwide coronavirus cases continue to surge to around 40 million, growing at a rate of about 1 million every three days.

Kamala Harris suspends travel through weekend after 2 test positive for COVID-19

(UPI) Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris' travel plans through the weekend have been suspended after two people close to the campaign tested...