Thursday, May 19, 2022

Economy

Elon Musk to Acquire Twitter

Twitter, Inc. made it official, it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an entity wholly owned by Elon Musk, for $54.20 per share in cash in a transaction valued at approximately $44 billion. Upon completion of the...

Renters of color pay higher security deposits, more application fees

Results from Zillow's Consumer Housing Trends Report show renters of color typically submit more applications — and pay more in application fees — before they secure a place to live than white renters do. Renters of color also typically pay a...

Inflation, war push stress to alarming levels at the two-year COVID-19 anniversary

Two years after the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a global pandemic, inflation, money issues and the war in Ukraine have pushed U.S. stress to alarming levels, according to polls conducted for the American Psychological Association.

Coca-Cola says it will suspend business in Russia

Coca-Cola on Tuesday said it will suspend business in Russia, joining a list of companies that are giving in to consumer pressure over the war in Ukraine. It joins a list of companies that...

BioBiz: FDA Approves Two Oral JAK Inhibitors for Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis;$20M Seed funding for Faeth

Last week, the Food and Drug Administration approved two oral JAK-1 inhibitors for patients with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis (AD) upadacitinib and abrocitinib — making them the first oral JAK inhibitors available for this indication in the United States. The...

Small Businesses Make Financial Gains, Closing the Gap with Large Businesses

Small and medium-sized businesses1 (SMBs) are showing stronger current financial health and an increase in hiring, despite the ongoing impacts of COVID-19 per a report by Principal Financial Group®. At the same time, a shifting environment, lingering economic...

Stock Market rebounds after Turbulent Tuesday Sell-Off

The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped more than 500 points at one point on Wednesday, with stocks that were hit hard by the emergence of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus recovering some of their losses for...

Fiverr Launches Subscription-Based Loyalty Program for Global Seller Community

Fiverr launched Seller Plus, a subscription-based loyalty program for freelancers. For $29 a month, freelancers who subscribe to the program can access a suite of benefits that include a dedicated success manager, faster payment clearance, growth program...

Shell to buy Energy Capital

Shell New Energies US LLC has signed an agreement to buy 100% of the equity interests of Inspire Energy Capital LLC (Inspire), a renewable energy residential retailer with joint headquarters in Santa Monica, CA and Philadelphia, PA.

Cryptocurrency market takes a $40B hit as bitcoin drops below $30K

While the Dow took a hit, so did the cryptocurrency market. The crypto market was reported to have lost $40 billion in the past 24 hours as bitcoin slumped below $30,000 per coin again, pressuring the price of...
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Elon Musk to Acquire Twitter

Twitter, Inc. made it official, it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an...
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Renters of color pay higher security deposits, more application fees

Results from Zillow's Consumer Housing Trends Report show renters of color typically submit more applications — and pay more in application fees — before they secure...

FDA investigating illnesses linked to Lucky Charms

The Food and Drug Administration is now investigating why hundreds of consumers have reported becoming ill after eating Lucky Charms cereal.

Inflation, war push stress to alarming levels at the two-year COVID-19 anniversary

Two years after the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a global pandemic, inflation, money issues and the war in Ukraine have pushed...

Data published in a Lancet journal on novel COVID-19 vaccine shows it produced robust antibodies and T cells against SARS-CoV-2

A COVID-19 investigational vaccine, developed by City of Hope scientists and now licensed to GeoVax Labs Inc., produced a robust neutralizing antibody...