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When the U.S. Election Looks This One-Sided, Contrarian Bets Pay

19 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

The polls are saying it and the market is pricing it: President Donald Trump is going to lose the U.S. election next month and his Republican Party may even fail to keep the...
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Oman Warns Bond Sale May Not be Enough to Rein In Budget Deficit

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg

Oman will need further measures to keep its budget deficit in check, the Finance Ministry said, after the Gulf nation tapped the international debt market with a $2 billion...
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Today's best mortgage and refinance rates: Thursday, October 22, 2020

Today's best mortgage and refinance rates: Thursday, October 22, 2020

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Mortgage rates have held steady since last Thursday, but some mortgage refinance rates have increased. Mortgage and refinance rates are low in general...
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Invisalign maker Align surges 26% after reporting a boom in 3rd-quarter sales driven by social-media influencers

Invisalign maker Align surges 26% after reporting a boom in 3rd-quarter sales driven by social-media influencers

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Shares of Align Technology - the maker of Invisalign teeth straighteners - soared by more than 25% in early trading on Thursday after the company crushed...
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Influencer merch has surged during the pandemic. Here are the top companies helping YouTube, Instagram, and TikTok creators make and sell it

Influencer merch has surged during the pandemic. Here are the top companies helping YouTube, Instagram, and TikTok creators make and sell it

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Hi, this is Amanda Perelli. Welcome back to Insider Influencers, our weekly rundown on the influencer and creator economy. Sign up for the newsletter...
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Fix connection errors in Mail on iOS with these tips

Fix connection errors in Mail on iOS with these tips

2 hours ago   |   iMore

Try these fixes for getting your email working again! The iPhone and iPad's built-in Mail app is, in many ways, fantastic. It's got many tools you can use on the go without...
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Turkey Expands Rate Corridor But Unexpectedly Holds Benchmark

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Turkey raised the upper bound of its interest-rate corridor but unexpectedly left its benchmark on hold on Thursday, risking further volatility in the lira as the central bank...
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Lebanon President Asks Former PM Saad Hariri to Form New Government

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

Saad Hariri returned as prime minister Thursday a year after stepping down in the face of nationwide protests, his vow to implement a French plan to salvage the economy...
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Next Geopolitical Battlefield Is Microscopic

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

*Stay tuned for special Election Night editions of Balance of Power*The most advanced ones have circuits measuring in the billionths of a meter. They may be exceptionally tiny...
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In this N.H. tax tussle, advantage Massachusetts 

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Call it “no taxation from a remote location.” That's the cry coming from New Hampshire over a Massachusetts policy that its governor apparently sees as reminiscent of an unfair...
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Record numbers are voting by mail. Here's when states can start processing...

Record numbers are voting by mail. Here's when states can start processing those ballots

In several critical battleground states, officials aren't allowed to start processing early ballots until on or just before Election Day. Read more ...

Judge Drops A Murder Charge Against Former Officer Who Kneeled On George...

Judge Drops A Murder Charge Against Former Officer Who Kneeled On George Floyd's Neck

Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who was captured on cell phone video kneeling on Floyd's neck for several minutes, still faces a higher charge of second-degree... Read more ...

Democrats to boycott Amy Coney Barrett hearing in effort to block nomination

Democrats to boycott Amy Coney Barrett hearing in effort to block nomination

Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee will boycott Thursday's vote to move forward on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, the party's Senate... Read more ...

Brandon Lowe belts 2 homers as Rays win Game 2 of World Series

Brandon Lowe belts 2 homers as Rays win Game 2 of World Series

Kevin Cash was well aware his best player during the regular season was in a Gary Sanchez-like funk ever since the postseason opened. Yet when the Rays' manager filled out the... Read more ...

US workers file 787,000 new jobless claims amid COVID crisis

US workers file 787,000 new jobless claims amid COVID crisis

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell to 787,000 last week despite continued pressure on the labor market from the coronavirus pandemic, the feds said... Read more ...

Face to face: President Trump, former Vice President Biden to debate Thursday

Face to face: President Trump, former Vice President Biden to debate Thursday

President Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden are set to square off in their final debate Thursday, one of the last high-profile opportunities for the trailing incumbent... Read more ...

CDC redefines COVID-19 close contact, adds brief encounters

CDC redefines COVID-19 close contact, adds brief encounters

Health officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Wednesday redefined what counts as "close contact" with someone with COVID-19 to include briefer but... Read more ...

Senate subpoenas Facebook, Twitter CEOs over handling of Post's Hunter Biden...

Senate subpoenas Facebook, Twitter CEOs over handling of Post's Hunter Biden story

Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey are being called to Capitol Hill to answer for their companies' censorship the New York Post's expose on the Biden familly's foreign business... Read more ...

Senate Judiciary Committee approves Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination

Senate Judiciary Committee approves Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted to advance Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination to the Senate floor. The vote went forward despite a Democratic boycott of the... Read more ...

After dodging questions about court packing, Biden floats commission to...

After dodging questions about court packing, Biden floats commission to study judicial reforms

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said that if elected he will convene a bipartisan commission of constitutional scholars to examine judicial reforms, asserting that... Read more ...