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uscoronavirus sep24 The United States is currently witnessing a mixed trend of marginal decline in new Covid cases and continuing rise in deaths due to coronavirus infection. The death toll that hovered above 2000 for two consecutive weeks crossed the 3000-a-day mark Thursday. With 3158 new coronavirus casualties reporting, the national total has increased to 684,357, as per the latest data from Johns Hopkins Uni

new home sales 092421 A report released by the Commerce Department on Friday showed an unexpected increase in U.S. new home sales in the month of August. The Commerce Department said new home sales jumped by 1.5 percent to an annual rate of 740,000 in August after spiking by 6.4 percent to an upwardly revised rate of 729,000 in July.

wallstreet oct15 24sep21 Stocks are turning in a lackluster performance in morning trading on Friday after moving sharply higher over the two previous sessions. While the tech-heavy Nasdaq has slid firmly into negative territory, the Dow and the S&P 500 have been bouncing back and forth across the unchanged line.

twitter send tips 092421 Twitter has rolled out the tipping feature called "Tips" for everyone around the globe using the microblogging site with more payment options to choose from, including cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. This is a new way for people to receive and show support on Twitter with money. The feature is currently available on iOS and will be available on Android over the coming weeks.

max ur vax 092421 Amazon.com has launched weekly Max-Your-Vax Sweepstakes to encourage their employees to get vaccinated against COVID-19. The sweepstakes began on August 6, 2021 and ends on October 21, 2021, with six draws during the sweepstakes period for 18 prizes worth nearly $2 million, including cash prizes, new vehicle or cash and vacation plus 40 hours of Paid Time Off.

wallstreet oct04 24sep21 After moving sharply higher over the two previous sessions, stocks may give back ground in early trading on Friday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a lower open for the markets, with the Dow futures down by 160 points.

target sep24 Target Corp. announced its plans to hire 100,000 seasonal team members at its stores across the country for this holiday shopping season, though fewer than previous years. With this, the company aims to invest in more flexible scheduling, training, pay and benefits for its existing team members. In a statement, the company said it is also offering around 5 million more hours to its existing staff.

wallstreet sep24 The pre-market trend on U.S. Futures Index suggests that Wall Street might open mostly on a negative territory. As of 8.00 am ET, the Dow futures were down 135.00 points, the S&P 500 futures were declining 22.00 points and the Nasdaq 100 futures were sliding 104.25 points. New Home Sales of August...

coronavaccine sep24 The World Health Organization (WHO) has recommended a new combination of two antibody treatments for management of two categories of Covid-19 patients. The antibody cocktail, known as REGEN-COV in the U.S. and Ronapreve in other countries, has already received emergency or temporary pandemic use authorizations to treat Covid-19 in more than 20 countries, including in the U.S., European Union, Ind

vaccine sep24 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or CDC's vaccine advisory panel has recommended booster doses of Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine for a wide range of adults. The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices or ACIP on Thursday voted to endorse a single Pfizer/BioNtech Covid-19 vaccine booster to people 65 and older, long-term care facility residents and people 50 and older...

germanyifo july25 24sep21 German business confidence weakened for the third straight month in September as the supply bottlenecks weighed on the manufacturing sector, survey results from the ifo Institute showed on Friday. The business climate index dropped to 98.8 in September from 99.6 in August. The score was forecast to fall to 98.9.

stockmarkets dec20 24sep21 European bourses are expected to trade mixed on Friday as traders weigh in a series of monetary policy pronouncements as well as recent economic indicators. Silence from China's Evergrande group on the status of its dollar bond coupon payments is also likely to keep the markets on tenterhooks. While U.K. is expected to open with a weak sentiment, other regional peers are seen holding on to gains.

readypacfoods sep24 Ready Pac Foods, Inc. is recalling around 222,915 pounds of ready-to-eat or RTE salad products with meat and poultry due to the presence of recalled salad dressing, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service or FSIS. The now recalled salad products contain Food and Drug Administration regulated salad dressing that has been recalled by Litehouse Inc.

preview3 23sep21 Business confidence data from Germany is due on Friday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 3.00 am ET, manufacturing confidence survey results are due from Turkey.

polaris recall 092421 Polaris has recalled about 13,000 Phoenix 200 All-Terrain Vehicles ATVs due risk of crash. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, the throttle speed control stop can break and become stuck, posing a crash hazard. Some of these vehicles were previously recalled in July 2020 and April...

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