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Senators reach agreement on $300 unemployment benefit after hours of negotiations
  Tonight Senate Democrats have reached a new agreement with Sen. Joe Manchin (D., W.Va.) to extend the weekly unemployment benefits at $300 a...
Robinhood is still on track for a blow out IPO
  Robinhood will file an S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Its not confirmed, yet CNBC is reporting NASDAQ may be the exchange...
Statement by First Lady Mrs. Laura Bush on Freedom in Burma
  March 5, 2021 President Bush and I are saddened and angered by the senseless violence and loss of life occurring to those peacefully...
Broadcom Announces First Quarter 2021 Financial Results
  Broadcom Inc. (Nasdaq: AVGO), a global technology leader that designs, develops and supplies semiconductor and infrastructure software...
Megan Markle says Buckingham Palace responsible for “falsehoods” against the couple
    Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have been interviewed by the Queen of America, Oprah Winfrey and the interview will be aired on CBS on...
IMAX China Holding (NYSE: IMAX) reported full-year 2020 increase in revenue
  IMAX China Holding, Inc. (NYSE: IMAX) today reported full-year 2020 results highlighted by second-half box office which returned to 80% of the...
House Impeachment Manager Eric Swalwell files second lawsuit against Trump and Don Jr. for “encouraging” Capitol riot
  On Friday morning, Eric Swalwell, the House Impeachment Manager filed a civil lawsuit against former President Donald Trump and his son Don...
Camera gear maker accuses Amazon of copying its top selling item
  This week, Amazon has been accused of copying camera gear maker Peak Design’s Everyday Sling. The company has been selling this popular...
Former State Department aide and political appointee latest to be arrested for links to Capitol riot
  On Thursday, a former aide who was a political appointee in the Trump administration has been arrested for links with the Capitol riot. This...
T2 Biosystems Announces Q4 and Full Year 2020 Results
  T2 Biosystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTOO), a leader in the rapid detection of sepsis-causing pathogens, today announced financial results for the...
Pope Francis to Visit Iraq: Could Be Dangerous But Could Also Heal Christian Minority Wounds
  Pope Francis is set to arrive in Iraq, on Friday. He is on a five day tour to the country despite the pandemic and a country filled with...
Costco (Nasdaq: COST) posts Q2 record revenue as online sales surge 75.8%
Costco Wholesale Corporation (Nasdaq: COST) today announced its operating results for the second quarter (twelve weeks) and the first 24 weeks of...
Texas Governor Abbott reacts to Biden’s “Neanderthal” comment: Blames Immigrants for spreading Covid
  On Tuesday, Texas Governor Greg Abbott rescinded most of the Covid restrictions that were earlier imposed by the state. He removed the mask...
Paramount + has launched. Here is how to get a free trial
    From Peak originals, sports and streaming TV channels, Paramount + has launched. Can the new streaming service survive in an already...
Jack Dorsey’s Square Set to Buy a Majority Stake of about $300M for Jay-Z’s Tidal
  On Thursday, Jack Dorsey led Square said that it is purchasing Jay-Z’s music streaming platform, Tidal. The deal will cost the...
U.S. obesity crisis could be reason why COVID-19 death rate is high: 90% coronavirus deaths occur where population is over 50% obese
  Research conducted by the World Obesity Federation (WOF) has indicated that deaths due to Covid-19 are 10 times higher in countries where...
Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett authoring her first majority opinion
  Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett authoring her first majority opinion involving records disclosure. The 7-2 decision announced Thursday...
Ampio Pharmaceuticals (NYSE: AMPE) reports in line Q4 2020 Earnings
  Ampio Pharmaceuticals (NYSE: AMPE), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the advancement of immunology-based therapies for prevalent...
Alec Baldwin quits Twitter again after facing criticism for comments of Gillian Anderson ‘switching accents’
  On Wednesday, Alec Baldwin has deleted his Twitter account following a backlash from followers who responded to his recent post. He had posted...
House Democrats Pass Voting and Campaign Finance Bill — For the People Act of 2021 or H.R. 1
  On Wednesday, the House of Representatives passed the Democrats voting and campaign finance reform legislation. This particular bill has lofty...
U.S. Manufacturing to receive $350 billion investment from Walmart in a decade
  The world’s largest retailer, Walmart said that it will invest $350 billion in products grown, assembled or made in the nation. This...
Snowflake (NYSE: SNOW) Reports Quarterly Financial Results and Full Year of Fiscal 2021
  Snowflake (NYSE: SNOW), the Data Cloud company, today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and full year of fiscal 2021, ended...
D.C. National Guard Chief Walker says Pentagon Slow in Approving Backup on January 6
  On Wednesday, William Walker, the commanding general of the National Guard testified that senior Pentagon officials took over 180 minutes to...
Dolly Parton vaccine shot Moderna, which she helped fund
  Live Video of Dolly Parton, the country music legend has been inoculated with the Moderna vaccine, a vaccine she helped fund. The vivacious...
Las Vegas Sands Selling Casinos for $6.25 billion and Leaving Vegas
  Las Vegas Sands Corp., renowned for The Venetian casino, is leaving Las Vegas as it is selling its iconic properties to Apollo Global...
FBI Director Christopher Wray says Domestic terror is “metastasizing” through the nation: Says Antifa not part of Capitol riot
  The FBI director Christopher Wray who is well respected by republican and democrats faced a Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday and defended...
fuboTV (NYSE: FUBO) Exceeds $100 Million Revenue in Q4 2020 Capping Strongest Year to Date
  fuboTV Inc. (NYSE: FUBO), the leading sports-first live TV streaming platform, today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter...
Fox News Staff Dismayed As Kayleigh McEnany, Former White House Press Secretary Joins Network
    On Tuesday, Fox Network said that former White House press secretary; Kayleigh McEnany was officially joining the network as a...
Nordstrom (NYSE:JWN) Reports Fourth Quarter 2020 Blowout Earnings
  Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN) today reported earnings per diluted share for the fourth quarter ended January 30, 2021 of $0.21, which reflected...
Will Smith to Consider Future Bid to Run For Political Office
  William once again teased listeners with the idea that he could run for political office sometime in the future. He mentioned this prospect at...
Sixth Child Of Hilaria and Alec Baldwin makes an appearance on social media within 6 months of fifth
  On Monday, Hilaria Baldwin posted a photo of herself, her 5 children: Carmen, Raphael, Leonardo, Romeo and Eduardo along with a photo of...
Civil Rights Activist, Power broker and influencer to President and Powerful Leaders, Vernon Jordan, 85 dies at home
  On Monday, Vickee Jordan, daughter of Civil Rights Activist Vernon Jordan said that her 85-year old father had died at his home in Washington....
Target (NYSE: TGT) earnings Q4 2020 beats estimates with 21% increase in on line sales
  Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) today announced its third quarter 2020 financial results, which reflected continued, robust growth in both...
You Tube Shorts a.k.a. You Tube’s TikTok Clone goes live in the U.S.
  Today, March 2, YouTube had launched “YouTube Shorts” in the U.S. XDA Developers were the first to spot it on U.S. devices. It is similar...
Newsom wins big for California and legislators agree to give $2 billion to schools to reopen
  On Monday, Governor of California, Gavin Newsom and Democratic legislative leaders came to an agreement that would give school districts $2...
Senate could pass relief bill with $1,400 stimulus checks but no $15 minimum wage
  President Joe Biden’s $1.9trillion Covid relief bill taking a step closer to coming into effect but it won’t include the $15 minimum wage...
Zoom (NASDAQ:ZM) Record Breaking Earnings Q3 2021 with adjusted Profit of Nearly $1 Billion
  Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZM), a leading provider of video-first unified communications, today announced financial results for...
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy Charged In Corruption Case Going to Jail
  On Monday, a Parisian court charged former French President Nicolas Sarkozy with a three-year prison sentence, with two years suspended. He...
Rapper T.I. and wife Tiny Face Sexual Abuse Investigation
  A lawyer has called for an investigation against rapper T.I. and his wife Tameka “Tiny” Harris saying that they sexually abused eleven of...
Amazon Workers’ Union Drive Gets Biden’s Backing
  Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN)warehouse workers received support from an important U.S. executive. On Sunday, President Biden said in a video that he is...
Golden Globe for Chadwick Boseman: Widow accepts Best Actor Award, Gives Emotional Speech
  Chadwick Boseman won his first Golden Globe award for a picture he could not see. The award was given posthumously to him for Ma Rainey’s...
Trump’s CPAC speech repeats election lies, speaks of a “third term”
    On Sunday, former president Donald Trump addressed the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Florida. As he took to the...
McMillon appoints former Goldman bankers: Inches closer to Walmart starting a bank
  Walmart Inc. (NASDAQ:WMT) has hired two senior bankers from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. to slowly reach its final goal of establishing a bank....
At CPAC, Ted Cruz mocked Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Congresswomen who raised millions for Texans while he was in Cancun
  On Friday, Senator Ted Cruz mocked New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for her emotional response to the horrifying Capitol...
Virginia is state number 16 in U.S. to legalize marijuana
  Virginia joins fifteen other states in the United States of America to legally allow adults to use marijuana though sales will begin in 2024....
House passes coronavirus stimulus bill with $1400 stimulus check payments
  Early Saturday morning, the House passed a $1.9 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill. This is first major legislation that has passed the House...
Buffett optimistic about Company and Nation: Buys back pandemic hit Berkshire stocks
  Warren Buffet remains upbeat about the growth of the economy of both the U.S. and his company Berkshire. Although the coronavirus pandemic has...
Bella Throne comments on Framing Britney Spears documentary; says ‘We’re all really to blame here’
  Bella Throne has never shied away from controversy. She has been a role model, standing up against the dark side of the entertainment industry...