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Inside the $3 billion biotech preparing to launch the first treatment for NASH, a silent disease that affects millions of Americans

Inside the $3 billion biotech preparing to launch the first treatment for NASH, a silent disease that affects millions of Americans

12 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

NASH is a liver disease that affects millions of Americans. Researchers expect it to become the leading cause of liver transplants in the US within the next few years. The drug...
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Ruling to chop top of UWS tower affects buildings across city: lawyer

14 minutes ago   |   The Real Deal New York

A state judge's decision to revoke a building permit for an Upper West Side condo tower could affect more than 20 buildings across the city, lawyers for the project claim. The...
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Cryptocurrency, “Decentralized Finance,” and the sweet promise of 8% interest

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Good morning. The U.S. economy may be going gangbusters, but for those looking for a return on their savings, the picture is less pretty: Even so-called high yield savings...
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How to coronavirus-proof your portfolio, the case for venture capital, and 25 stocks to ride the electric-car revolution

How to coronavirus-proof your portfolio, the case for venture capital, and 25 stocks to ride the electric-car revolution

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Dear Readers, There are many conflicting takes around how bad the coronavirus will be for the global economy - and, by extension, the market. Some experts have stressed...
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The fundamental problem with Bloomberg is that he believes billionaire nonsense

The fundamental problem with Bloomberg is that he believes billionaire nonsense

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Michael Bloomberg has a history of believing the kind of nonsense billionaires tell themselves to make their complicated business dealings and powerful impact on society...
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The public octo-track process

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Blue Apron, the meal kit company backed by the likes of Bessemer Ventures and First Round Capital in private markets, is trying just about everything to raise cash. During its...
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Housing in America is both more affordable and more expensive than it's been in years - here's what that means for millennials

Housing in America is both more affordable and more expensive than it's been in years - here's what that means for millennials

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Housing in America is more affordable than it's been in years when seen through the prism of historically low mortgage rates, but housing is still more expensive than...
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US housing starts fall, while building permits near a 13-year high

2 hours ago   |   CNBC   |   2 articles

U.S. homebuilding fell less than expected in January while permits surged to a near 13-year high, pointing to sustained housing market strength amid lower mortgage rates.
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U.S. housing starts drop; building permits near 13-year high

2 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

U.S. homebuilding fell less than expected in January while permits surged to a near 13-year high, pointing to sustained housing market strength that could help keep the longest...
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Why China's Passenger Car Market Will Be Stalled For Years

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

The coronavirus is already cutting deeply into China's passenger car sales, but there are other factors that are likely to keep car sales lower than expected for several more...
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5 questions for tonight's Democratic debate, Mike Bloomberg's 1st

5 questions for tonight's Democratic debate, Mike Bloomberg's 1st

The ninth Democratic presidential debate will be the first featuring Mike Bloomberg, the former New York mayor and billionaire owner of a financial data and news empire. Read more ...

5-year-old girl, her mother, grandmother killed in crash near Disney

5-year-old girl, her mother, grandmother killed in crash near Disney

Three members of a Massachusetts family were killed in a crash near Walt Disney World. Read more ...

Body of college student, missing since Valentine's Day, found in Georgia

Body of college student, missing since Valentine's Day, found in Georgia

Anitra Gunn's father told news outlets that he last spoke with his daughter to wish her a Happy Valentine's Day. Read more ...

Third suspect arrested in killing of Barnard student Tessa Majors

Third suspect arrested in killing of Barnard student Tessa Majors

The third and last teen suspect in the fatal stabbing of Barnard College student Tessa Majors has been arrested, law enforcement sources told Read more ...

Bernie Sanders' campaign to request recount of Iowa caucuses

Bernie Sanders' campaign to request recount of Iowa caucuses

In the latest results, released by the Iowa Democratic Party, Buttigieg leads Sanders by just 0.004 percentage points. Read more ...

Rapper Pop Smoke shot and killed in home invasion robbery

Rapper Pop Smoke shot and killed in home invasion robbery

Rapper Pop Smoke was shot and killed in Los Angeles on Wednesday morning in what appears to be a home invasion robbery, according to a report. He was 20 years old. Read more ...

Blagojevich Returns Home a Free Man

Blagojevich Returns Home a Free Man

Rod Blagojevich walked out of prison Tuesday after President Trump cut short the 14-year prison sentence handed to the former Illinois governor for political corruption. The... Read more ...

The Shamrock Shake is back at McDonald's, along with a brand new dessert

The Shamrock Shake is back at McDonald's, along with a brand new dessert

The Shamrock Shake is finally back as of Wednesday. It is available at McDonald's restaurants nationwide, and this year marks the drink's 50th anniversary. To celebrate the... Read more ...

Bloomberg To Make His Debut On Democratic Presidential Debate Stage In Nevada

Bloomberg To Make His Debut On Democratic Presidential Debate Stage In Nevada

Wednesday's nationally televised debate will give many voters their first unscripted look at Bloomberg, who qualified this week for his first debate. Read more ...

Pitchfork Music Festival releases 2020 lineup

Pitchfork Music Festival releases 2020 lineup

CHICAGO-The lineup for the 2020 Pitchfork Music Festival has been announced. The three-day festival runs Friday, July 17 through Sunday, July 19 at Chicago's Union Park. The... Read more ...