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The year's biggest video game development trade show just got 'postponed' due to concerns over the ongoing coronavirus outbreak

The year's biggest video game development trade show just got 'postponed' due to concerns over the ongoing coronavirus outbreak

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

For the first time in over 30 years, the annual Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, California is "postponed" until this summer due to the ongoing outbreak of...
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3 Things REIT Investors Can Expect In This New Decade

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

REIT industries go in and out of favor as their short- to medium-term macroeconomic fundamentals shift. It really all depends on supply and demand (with some panic and greed...
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After the markets' worst week since 2008, Wall Street takes a deep breath and braces for Monday

3 hours ago   |   Fortune

Today was another bad one for markets and tallied up the worst week to hit equities since 2008 and the kickoff to the Great Recession. And at this point, traders and investors...
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Fasten your seat belts, U.S. Congress sets hearing on air travel

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

The airline industry could run into turbulence on Capitol Hill next week as a U.S. Congressional panel tackles passenger complaints about unpleasant airline experiences...
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Silicon Valley's Investors Take On The Prison Industrial Complex

3 hours ago   |   Forbes

“Locking people up for profit is akin to slavery,” said Matt Nelson, Executive Director of Presente.org, during a panel about private prisons.
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U.S. stocks tumble 11% in worst week since 2008 crisis

3 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

The spread of the coronavirus rattled global financial markets, sending U.S. stocks to their worst week since the financial crisis more than a decade ago. Demand spiked for...
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The oil industry is finally talking climate crisis, but don't expect change to come easily

4 hours ago   |   Fortune

It took approximately one hour for someone to mention Greta Thunberg. Standing onstage at a Monday morning event at the start of the annual International Petroleum Week in...
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Worst week for Wall Street since 2008 financial crisis

Worst week for Wall Street since 2008 financial crisis

4 hours ago   |   WCVB

The Dow Jones Industrial Average has lost 13% since hitting a record high 10 days ago.
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Another slump delivers worst week for Wall Street since 2008

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By ALEX VEIGA and DAMIAN J. TROISE Stocks sank again after another wild day, extending a rout that left Wall Street with its worst week since October 2008. The market clawed...
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S&P 500 posts worst week since the financial crisis as coronavirus fears flare

S&P 500 posts worst week since the financial crisis as coronavirus fears flare

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

All major US indices tanked on Friday, pushing stock prices further into correction territory as coronavirus fears continued to roil investors. The S&P 500 fell as much as 4.1%...
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Stock market continues its historic slide, capping one of the worst weeks...

Stock market continues its historic slide, capping one of the worst weeks since financial crisis

U.S. stocks tumbled once again on Friday, as coronavirus fears continue to mount. Read more ...

S&P 500 posts worst week since the financial crisis as coronavirus fears flare

S&P 500 posts worst week since the financial crisis as coronavirus fears flare

All major US indices tanked on Friday, pushing stock prices further into correction territory as coronavirus fears continued to roil investors. The S&P 500 fell as much as 4.1%... Read more ...

210 people have reportedly died from coronavirus in Iran, but the government...

210 people have reportedly died from coronavirus in Iran, but the government is saying the death toll is only 34

The death toll in Iran from coronavirus could be far higher than the government is letting on. BBC News reported that 210 people have died, per hospital sources, while the... Read more ...

Global stocks fall on virus fears after Wall Street plunge

Global stocks fall on virus fears after Wall Street plunge

Global stock markets plunged further Friday on spreading virus fears, deepening a global rout after Wall Street endured its biggest one-day drop in nine years. Read more ...

Joe Biden admits he wasn't actually arrested in apartheid South Africa...

Joe Biden admits he wasn't actually arrested in apartheid South Africa, contradicting a story he's told for weeks

Presidential candidate Joe Biden has spent the last several weeks telling campaign audiences he was arrested in apartheid South Africa while trying to meet with Nelson... Read more ...

United just slashed its flights to Japan and other parts of Asia, showing...

United just slashed its flights to Japan and other parts of Asia, showing how quickly coronavirus fears are hurting new airline and travel markets outside of China

United Airlines said it will significantly reduce its capacity to Japan, Singapore, and South Korea due to the novel coronavirus outbreak . Japan has, over just a few days... Read more ...

Dow sinks more than 1,000 points, S&P 500 plunges as the coronavirus...

Dow sinks more than 1,000 points, S&P 500 plunges as the coronavirus sell-off rages on

All major US indices tanked Friday morning, pushing stock prices further into correction territory as coronavirus fears continued to roil investors. The S&P 500 fell as much as... Read more ...

US stores start running low on masks, gloves, hand sanitizer, and more amid...

US stores start running low on masks, gloves, hand sanitizer, and more amid growing fears of coronavirus

US consumers appear to be stocking up on food and medical supplies. US sales of hand sanitizer soared 428% in the week ending January 25, compared to the same period last year... Read more ...

Wall Street is certain the Fed will slash interest rates next month. But a...

Wall Street is certain the Fed will slash interest rates next month. But a key official says that will only happen if the coronavirus becomes a pandemic

St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said Friday that interest rates would be cut only if the coronavirus worsened. The comments were the latest sign the central... Read more ...

The FDA just announced the first drug shortage caused by the coronavirus...

The FDA just announced the first drug shortage caused by the coronavirus, but wouldn't identify the drug

The coronavirus has caused the first drug shortage in the US. The US Food and Drug Administration announced the shortage in a statement released Thursday night. The agency... Read more ...