Unequal distribution of wealth

Billionaires' Pandemic Profits Alone Could Cover 70% of Biden's American Jobs Plan

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek

"This pandemic billionaire wealth surge is a grotesque milestone after three decades of wealth steadily flowing to the top," said Chuck Collins of the Institute for Policy Studies.
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Cases climbing again: Checking in with the Glenbrook Covid ICU

Cases climbing again: Checking in with the Glenbrook Covid ICU

7 hours ago   |   WGN TV

GLENBROOK, Ill. - It's a new season in the Covid ICU. More than four months ago, the WGN Medical Watch team went inside the Covid ICU at NorthShore University...
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2 Coinbase execs are worth nearly $1 billion after barely a year at the crypto company as its direct listing showers wealth on employees

2 Coinbase execs are worth nearly $1 billion after barely a year at the crypto company as its direct listing showers wealth on employees

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Coinbase, one of the world's most popular and earliest cryptocurrency exchanges, made its public market debut on Wednesday, riding the wave of mainstream...
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Brazil's top court confirms probe into Bolsonaro's Covid-19 response as richest state warns of ‘imminent' healthcare collapse

Brazil's top court confirms probe into Bolsonaro's Covid-19 response as richest state warns of ‘imminent' healthcare collapse

13 hours ago   |   RT

Brazil's Supreme Court upheld an earlier decision by one of its judges that its Senate should investigate the handling of Covid-19 pandemic by the federal government of Jair...
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The 4 best habits you can start now to build wealth for a lifetime, according to a financial planner

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Trying to plan out your life isn't easy, especially when it comes to building long-term wealth. At any moment, life can throw you a curveball or your...
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US stocks slip from record highs as tech sell-off overshadows blockbuster bank earnings (INX, DJIA, COMPX, NDX, JPM, GS, WFC, RUT, COIN)

US stocks slip from record highs as tech sell-off overshadows blockbuster bank earnings (INX, DJIA, COMPX, NDX, JPM, GS, WFC, RUT, COIN)

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement US stocks edged back from record highs Wednesday, with the S&P 500 index hurt as technology shares lost ground while earnings beats by big banks helped...
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Citi has shuffled leadership across its newly formed wealth division as it makes a push to attract the ultra-wealthy across the globe

Citi has shuffled leadership across its newly formed wealth division as it makes a push to attract the ultra-wealthy across the globe

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Citi has named new leadership for its recently formed wealth management division as it looks to expand its footprint in the global wealth market. Ida...
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Biden And Democrats Must Lead On Vaccine Education And Healthcare, Or Risk Their Unified Government

16 hours ago   |   Forbes

Based on the FDA and CDC's latest recommendation to briefly pause distribution of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, the Biden administration must redouble their efforts to...
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COVID-Vulnerable Groups Dealt Setback With Vaccine as Europe Largely Halts Johnson & Johnson Shot

17 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Johnson & Johnson announced Tuesday that it will delay the distribution of its COVID-19 vaccine in Europe over concerns about a possible link to blood clotting. The lack of the...
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Billionaire Jack Ma was one of China's biggest success stories. The government turning on him speaks to an animosity against billionaires in the Communist country

Billionaire Jack Ma was one of China's biggest success stories. The government turning on him speaks to an animosity against billionaires in the Communist country

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement When Jack Ma's Ant Group IPO was yanked by Chinese regulators last fall, it was easy to view it as merely a sign of China's firm hand. Ant had ballooned...
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Bitcoin edges up in volatile trade after tumbling from record highs scored...

Bitcoin edges up in volatile trade after tumbling from record highs scored after Coinbase listing

Summary List Placement Bitcoin edged up in volatile trade on Thursday after having fallen by as much as 3.9% from record highs reached the previous day following the public... Read more ...

Cathie Wood's Ark funds bought Coinbase shares worth about $250 million on...

Cathie Wood's Ark funds bought Coinbase shares worth about $250 million on its trading debut

Summary List Placement Three Ark Invest funds bought Coinbase shares worth $250 million on their first day of trading. Coinbase closed at $328.28 per share, showing a 31% gain... Read more ...

France calls on nationals to leave Pakistan, citing ‘serious threats' to...

France calls on nationals to leave Pakistan, citing ‘serious threats' to their security amid deadly anti-French protests

The French embassy in Pakistan has told its citizens to temporarily leave the country amid increasing anti-French sentiment and action by a now-banned radical Islamist group... Read more ...

Democrats to unveil bill to expand US Supreme Court by four justices

Democrats to unveil bill to expand US Supreme Court by four justices

WASHINGTON - Congressional Democrats plan to introduce legislation on Thursday to expand the U.S. Supreme Court by four justices, a proposal aimed at breaking the conservative... Read more ...

US poised to announce sanctions on Russia in response to SolarWinds hack

US poised to announce sanctions on Russia in response to SolarWinds hack

In response to a massive hacking campaign that breached vital federal agencies, and believed to have been aimed at stealing government information, the Biden administration is... Read more ...

Tokyo Games: Officials say cancelation, no fans still option

Tokyo Games: Officials say cancelation, no fans still option

TOKYO - Two top officials of Japan's ruling LDP party on Thursday said radical changes could be coming to the Tokyo Olympics. One went as far to suggest they still could be... Read more ...

Luca Doncic's 3-pointer at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies

Luca Doncic's 3-pointer at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Luka Doncic hit a leaning, lunging 3-pointer as time expired to give the Dallas Mavericks a 114-113 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night... Read more ...

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate's Shady Venmo...

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate's Shady Venmo Payments

Joel Greenberg made more than 150 payments to dozens of women, including a minor, The Daily Beast reported. Read more ...

Almost perfect: Rodón throws no-hitter after HBP in 9th

Almost perfect: Rodón throws no-hitter after HBP in 9th

CHICAGO - Carlos Rodón threw the second no-hitter of the young baseball season Wednesday night, losing his bid for a perfect game on a hit batter with one out in the ninth... Read more ...

Ennis, Carter Jr. come up big as Magic beat Bulls 115-106

Ennis, Carter Jr. come up big as Magic beat Bulls 115-106

CHICAGO - James Ennis scored 22 points, Wendell Carter Jr. added 19 points and 12 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic snapped a six-game losing streak by beating the Chicago Bulls... Read more ...