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nasa april22 NASA's Perseverance rover has made a breakthrough in converting the thin atmospheric carbon dioxide present on Mars to oxygen. A toaster-size, experimental instrument aboard the six-wheeled robot on the Martian surface called the Mars Oxygen In-Situ Resource Utilization Experiment (MOXIE) accomplished the task on Tuesday, 60 days after the mission landed. NASA said that the technology demonstrat

jobless claims3 042221 After reporting a sharp pullback in first-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits in the previous week, the Labor Department released a report on Thursday unexpectedly showing a continued decline in initial jobless claims in the week ended April 17.

ecbank sep12 22apr21 The European Central Bank left its interest rates and asset purchases unchanged on Thursday, as the resurgence of the coronavirus infections and continuing lockdowns have damped the prospects of an economic rebound later this year. The Governing Council, led by ECB President Christine Lagarde, left...

wallstreet 22apr21 After ending the previous session sharply higher, stocks may show a lack of direction in early trading on Thursday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a roughly flat open for the markets, with the Dow futures down by just 5 points.

wallstreet april22 Asian shares finished higher, while European shares are trading up. On the U.S. economic front, trading on Thursday might be impacted by reaction to reports on weekly jobless claims and existing home sales. Earnings also will get special attention. Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Discover Financial...

uscoronavirus april22 64858 new coronavirus cases were reported in the United States on Monday, taking the national total to 31885049. This is higher than the 7-day average of 62968. 879 new deaths were reported in the country on the same day. With this, the COVID death toll in the U.S. increased to 568962. The 7-day average of COVID deaths is 721. Texas recorded a rapid rise in COVID fatalities (127) and daily cases

att april22 Telecom major AT&T Inc. (T) reported Thursday significantly higher profit in its first quarter with growth in operating revenues that topped market estimates. Service revenues declined, offset by growth in equipment revenues. For the first quarter, net income attributable to common stock climbed 63.8 percent to $7.50 billion from last year's $4.58 billion.

creditcuisse april22 Shares of Credit Suisse Group AG were losing around 6 percent in Swiss trading after the banking major slipped to a loss in its first quarter from a profit last year on hefty charge related to a US-based hedge fund. Net revenues, however, were significantly higher. Looking ahead, the company expects market volumes to return to lower, and more normal, levels in the coming quarters.

nesco april22 Metal Ware Corp. is recalling about 5,350 units of NESCO coffee bean roasters citing fire risk, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said in a statement. The recall involves Model CR-04-13 Coffee Bean Roasters with a date code of 2520 or 3220 printed at the bottom right of the ETL Intertek label on the product and on the box.

preview aug02 22apr21 The monetary policy announcement from the European Central Bank is due on Thursday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. The bank is expected to keep its policy rates and stimulus package unchanged at the rate-setting meeting of the year. The announcement is due at 7.45 am ET.

chipotle 042121 Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (CMG) Wednesday reported an increase in profit for the first quarter as the fast casual food chain's revenues jumped 23%, driven by digital sales, menu changes and marketing. Earnings for the quarter trumped Wall Street analysts' estimates, while revenues came in line with...

wallstreet sept27 21apr21 Following the pullback seen over the two previous sessions, stocks showed a strong move back to the upside during trading on Wednesday. The major averages saw initial weakness but climbed firmly into positive territory as the day progressed.

united airlines 042121 United Airlines (UAL) have upgraded its travel app through which customers can now schedule Covid tests and will be notified if they test negative. United Airlines said it's upgrading its "Travel-Ready Center," which the airline introduced in January as a place where travelers can upload testing and...

wallstreet oct19 21apr21 Stocks have moved mostly higher over the course of the trading day on Wednesday, partly offsetting the pullback seen over the two previous sessions. The major averages have all climbed firmly into positive territory after an initial drop.

uscoronavirus april21 58,955 new coronavirus cases were reported in the United States on Tuesday, taking the national total to 31,793,048. This is lower than the 7-day average of 64,530. 796 new deaths were reported in the country on the same day. With this, the COVID death toll in the U.S. increased to 568,470, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. The 7-day average of COVID deaths is 729.

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