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Palantir confidentially files to go public

3 hours ago   |   CNBC

Palantir, which has raised billions of dollars in venture financing, is finally ready to go public.
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McClatchy, a Family Newspaper Business, Heads Toward Hedge-Fund Ownership

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

In keeping with a nationwide industry trend, a finance firm seems poised to take control of the publisher of The Miami Herald and The Sacramento Bee.
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Bank of America is shaking up its financials dealmaking group and just poached a senior Credit Suisse banker as it preps for a wave of bank M&A

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Bank of America has been upgrading its investment banking team that covers financial institutions over the past year. The firm recently poached Jerry Wiant, a top dealmaker...
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Macron creates three super ministries to lead coronavirus recovery

11 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

PARIS - France is creating three beefed-up ministries for finance, social affairs and the environment to respond to the coronavirus shockwaves convulsing the economy, as...
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Macron Backs Le Maire to Rebuild France's Economy After Covid-19

12 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

French President Emmanuel Macron opted to keep Bruno Le Maire as finance minister to oversee the recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic amidst a major reshuffle in the rest of his...
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Macron creates three super ministries to lead coronavirus recovery

12 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

PARIS - France is creating three beefed-up ministries for finance, social affairs and the environment in response to the coronavirus shockwaves convulsing the economy, part of...
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Federal virus aid proves a bonanza for Trump-connected lobbyists

12 hours ago   |   Fortune

Subscribe to Bull Sheet for no-nonsense daily analysis on what's happening in the markets, delivered free to your inbox. Forty lobbyists with ties to President Donald Trump...
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The Latest: Muy Brands received up to $30M in govt virus aid

13 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

NEW YORK - The Latest on the Treasury decision to identify hundreds of thousands of businesses that received funding through the Paycheck Protection Program, created to...
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Gross Domestic Product by Industry, 1st Quarter 2020

13 hours ago   |   U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

Accommodation and food services; finance and insurance; and health care and social assistance industries were the leading contributors to the 5.0 percent decrease in gross...
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Ghana's Finance Chief Warns Years of Discipline Undone by Virus

14 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Ghana's budget deficit for 2020 will swell to more than double the legal limit because of the impact of the coronavirus on the economy, undoing years of fiscal consolidation...
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NHL, players' union announce plan to resume play on Aug. 1

NHL, players' union announce plan to resume play on Aug. 1

The National Hockey League and NHL Players' Association announced a tentative agreement Monday to return to play this season and extend their collective bargaining agreement by... Read more ...

Report: Chiefs agree to 10-year extension with star quarterback Patrick Mahomes

Report: Chiefs agree to 10-year extension with star quarterback Patrick Mahomes

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Driver killed after fiery crash split car in two

Driver killed after fiery crash split car in two

A man was killed in a fiery crash that split his car into two pieces. Read more ...

President Trump falsely accuses Bubba Wallace of 'hoax,' slams NASCAR over...

President Trump falsely accuses Bubba Wallace of 'hoax,' slams NASCAR over flag decision

President Donald Trump blasted NASCAR for banning the Confederate flag and wrongly accused the sport's only Black driver, Bubba Wallace, of perpetrating “a hoax.” Read more ...

Colin Kaepernick, ESPN team up for documentary series on his life

Colin Kaepernick, ESPN team up for documentary series on his life

The partnership will focus on telling scripted and unscripted stories that explore race, social injustice and the quest for equality. Read more ...

Woman charged with filing false report weeks after racist Central Park...

Woman charged with filing false report weeks after racist Central Park confrontation

Amy Cooper drew widespread condemnation for calling 911 to report she was being threatened by “an African-American man” when bird watcher Christian Cooper appeared to keep his... Read more ...

NFL superstar Patrick Mahomes lands biggest deal in sports history, report says

NFL superstar Patrick Mahomes lands biggest deal in sports history, report says

The report says Patrick Mahomes will become the highest-paid player not just in NFL history, but in sports history. Read more ...

Red Sox to open shortened 2020 season July 24 at Fenway Park

Red Sox to open shortened 2020 season July 24 at Fenway Park

Major League Baseball is revealing each team's full slate Monday night, which has been shortened to 60 games due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more ...

Atlanta mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says she's contracted COVID-19

Atlanta mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says she's contracted COVID-19

"COVID-19 has literally hit home. I have had NO symptoms and have tested positive," she tweeted on Monday. Read more ...

Museum: 'Dukes of Hazzard' car with Confederate flag to stay, says it is...

Museum: 'Dukes of Hazzard' car with Confederate flag to stay, says it is 'part of history'

A northern Illinois auto museum has no plan to stop displaying the “General Lee” from the television show. Read more ...