© Reuters.  Bitcoin Climbs Above 9,797.9 Level, Up 0.12%

Bitcoin Climbs Above 9,797.9 Level, Up 0.12% By Investing.com

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© Reuters. Bitcoin Climbs Above 9,797.9 Level, Up 0.12% Investing.com – rose above the $9,797.9 threshold on Saturday. Bitcoin was trading at 9,797.9 by 19:51 (00:51 GMT) on the Investing.com Index, up 0.12% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage gain since February 7. The move upwards pushed Bitcoin’s market cap up to […]

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Apple supply chain threatened by coronavirus quarantines

Apple supply chain threatened by coronavirus quarantines

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Apple Inc.’s supply chain is feeling the strain as the coronavirus extends production outages and dampens demand for the company’s products in China. Manufacturing partners have imposed quarantines on workers returning from China’s Lunar New Year holiday, prolonging the idling of Apple device assembly operations for as long as a month. While some analysts say […]

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Hey Democrats, it’s the winning, stupid!

Hey Democrats, it’s the winning, stupid!

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The writer is a political strategist who worked on Bill Clinton’s victorious 1992 presidential campaign Political parties do not exist for factions to gain power over them and lose elections so long as the faction maintains its grip. They exist to win elections. Without power, they are nothing. In 2016, Senator Bernie Sanders told the […]

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Moderna Jumps on Coronavirus Vaccine Progress By Investing.com

Moderna Jumps on Coronavirus Vaccine Progress By Investing.com

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Investing.com – Biotech Moderna rose sharply Friday after the National Institutes of Health (NIH) said progress with the company’s potential coronavirus vaccine continues. The head of the NIH said this afternoon that tests of the vaccine on mice has been free of “glitches.” The treatment could be ready for phase 1 clinical trials on humans […]

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt takes a loss on Franklin Hills home

Joseph Gordon-Levitt takes a loss on Franklin Hills home

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The Franklin Hills real estate market was not kind to Joseph Gordon-Levitt. The actor has sold his 1940s traditional in the neighborhood in an off-market deal for $3.08 million — or $170,000 less than he paid for the place five years ago. Records identify the buyer as Robert Padnick, a writer and actor whose credits […]

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Ford shakes up management after bruising 2019

Ford shakes up management after bruising 2019

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Ford has announced that its automotive chief will exit, less than a year after ascending to the position, in a management shake-up that comes days after the carmaker delivered a disappointing earnings outlook. Joe Hinrichs will retire effective March 1, the company said, while Jim Farley, the current president of new business and technology, was […]

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Credit Suisse CEO Tidjane Thiam to resign amid spying scandal

Credit Suisse CEO Tidjane Thiam to resign amid spying scandal

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Credit Suisse CEO Tidjane Thiam says he is resigning after nearly five years on the job, acknowledging that a spying scandal caused “anxiety and hurt” and tarnished the reputation of the top-drawer Swiss bank. The bank said in a statement Friday that its board a day earlier accepted Thiam’s resignation. It will take effect on […]

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UK to name Karen Pierce as ambassador to Washington

UK to name Karen Pierce as ambassador to Washington

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Karen Pierce, the UK’s permanent representative to the UN, is to become the first British female ambassador to Washington. Diplomatic officials told the Financial Times Dame Karen has been chosen to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Kim Darroch last year. Candidates for the role were interviewed in the Foreign Office last Thursday and […]

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China Jan FX reserves unexpectedly rise, regulator sees only temporary virus impact By Reuters

China Jan FX reserves unexpectedly rise, regulator sees only temporary virus impact By Reuters

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BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s foreign exchange reserves unexpectedly rose in January as the yuan firmed after Beijing and Washington signed an initial trade deal, defusing an 18-month row that weighed on global growth. The country’s foreign exchange reserves — the world’s largest — rose $7.57 billion in January to $3.115 trillion, central bank data showed […]

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