Unequal distribution of wealth

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes' wealth irrelevant to fraud trial: lawyers

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes' wealth irrelevant to fraud trial: lawyers

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes wants to stop prosecutors from detailing the luxe lifestyle she lived while leading the blood-testing startup during her upcoming fraud trial...
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Capgemini highlighted nine key trends that wealth managers will have to contend with in 2021

Capgemini highlighted nine key trends that wealth managers will have to contend with in 2021

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The global management consultancy has highlighted nine key trends that wealth managers will have to contend with in 2021 in a recent publication , all of...
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Covid-19 vaccine developments pushing US dollar lower

Covid-19 vaccine developments pushing US dollar lower

6 hours ago   |   RT

The US currency continued to weaken on Monday as promising news on coronavirus vaccine rollouts have been weighing on the greenback. Experts say that traders' appetite for...
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Digital platforms and antitrust

6 hours ago   |   Bruegel

Digital platforms are at the heart of online economic activity, connecting multi-sided markets of producers and consumers of various goods and services. Their market power and...
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India Faces Cold Chain Logistics Challenge for Virus Vaccination

6 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

India hopes to start rolling out a Covid-19 vaccine by March 2021, but it faces a steep challenge: cold chain and distribution infrastructure.
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AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine up to 90% effective, trial results show

AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine up to 90% effective, trial results show

7 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   3 articles

Britain's AstraZeneca and Oxford University said Monday that its coronavirus vaccine has proven to be up to 90 percent effective - and can be easily distributed because it does...
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As a COVID-19 vaccine for 2021 looks more promising, insiders say health passports are back on the menu

As a COVID-19 vaccine for 2021 looks more promising, insiders say health passports are back on the menu

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement As scientists race to develop a vaccine capable of immunizing the population from COVID-19, insiders at tech firms say there's "growing appetite" for...
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Global stocks rise as the US plans first COVID-19 vaccinations by mid-December

Global stocks rise as the US plans first COVID-19 vaccinations by mid-December

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Summary List Placement Global stocks rose on Monday as the head of the White House's Operation Warp Speed said some Americans would be able to receive coronavirus vaccinations...
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Autonomous delivery startup Gatik just raised a $25 million Series A and will now work with Canadian retail giant Loblaw, in addition to Walmart

Autonomous delivery startup Gatik just raised a $25 million Series A and will now work with Canadian retail giant Loblaw, in addition to Walmart

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Canadian grocery giant Loblaw is partnering with startup Gatik to deploy the country's first autonomous delivery fleet, according to an announcement...
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Nobel-winning economist Paul Krugman says Biden won't engage in Trump-style boasting - and his team will be unlike the 'quacks and hacks' in the incumbent administration

Nobel-winning economist Paul Krugman says Biden won't engage in Trump-style boasting - and his team will be unlike the 'quacks and hacks' in the incumbent administration

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Nobel laureate Paul Krugman said President-elect Joe Biden won't engage in Trump-style boasting and his team won't be like the "quacks and hacks" that...
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Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes

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US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

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Biden's Secretary of State Pick Bodes Return to Normalcy for Weary Diplomats

Biden's Secretary of State Pick Bodes Return to Normalcy for Weary Diplomats

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AstraZeneca: COVID-19 vaccine 'highly effective' prevention

AstraZeneca: COVID-19 vaccine 'highly effective' prevention

AstraZeneca is the third major drug company to report late-stage results for its potential COVID-19 vaccine. Read more ...

President Trump aims to box in President-elect Biden on foreign policy, but...

President Trump aims to box in President-elect Biden on foreign policy, but it may not work

On its way out the door, the Trump administration is enacting new rules, regulations and orders that it hopes will cement President Donald Trump's “America First” legacy in... Read more ...

Police: Multiple stabbing victims at California church

Police: Multiple stabbing victims at California church

The San Jose Police Department says multiple people were injured in a stabbing incident at a church Sunday night. Read more ...

GM recalls 5.9 million vehicles to replace Takata air bags

GM recalls 5.9 million vehicles to replace Takata air bags

General Motors will recall 5.9 million vehicles with potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators after a US safety agency said Monday it had rejected the Detroit automaker's... Read more ...

Taylor Swift wins top prize, the Weeknd dominates at AMAs

Taylor Swift wins top prize, the Weeknd dominates at AMAs

Taylor Swift won her third consecutive artist of the year prize at the American Music Awards, but she missed the show for a good reason: She said she's busy re-recording her... Read more ...

Biden will nominate Antony Blinken as secretary of State

Biden will nominate Antony Blinken as secretary of State

President-elect Joe Biden plans to nominate longtime adviser and veteran foreign policy hand Antony Blinken to serve as his secretary of State, while picking another confidant... Read more ...