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Apple union push faces setback as Atlanta organizers withdraw bid

Shoppers stroll past the Franklin Park Mall Apple Store during Black Friday. Black Friday Sales during the COVID-19 pandemic are a popular reason for shoppers to visit stores. SOPA Images – LightRocket | SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images An union vote at AppleThe Cumberland Mall in Atlanta has been closed after the union […]

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People are leaving Hong Kong and here’s where they’re going

They remained firm during the 2019 political protests. They survived almost two years of pandemics. However, this year they claim they have had enough. Residents of Hong Kong are leaving the city in droves in 2022 — not because they want to, several told CNBC, but because Covid restrictions and what they see as an erosion […]

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How to protect yourself against monkeypox, what to do if you catch it

This illustration, taken on May 23, 2022 shows two test tubes labeled “Monkeypox virus negative and positive”.  Dado Ruvic | Reuters The United States has recently been hit by a monkeypox pandemic.,Experts in health have been baffled by Europe, Australia, the Middle East and are now expressing concern about a larger outbreak. According to WHO, […]

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What we know about each of them

Rochelle Waensky, the Director of U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, participates on Wednesday, May 4th, 2022, in a panel conversation at the Milken Institute Global Conference. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images Officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday that nine monkeypox cases were identified in seven states: California, […]

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Treasury yields fall following Fed minutes

On Thursday morning, U.S. Treasury yields dropped as investors digested minutes from the Federal Reserve’s latest meeting minutes. The benchmark yield 10-year Treasury noteThe index dropped 3 basis points to 2.7165% by 3:45 a.m. ET. ET. 30-year Treasury bondThe rate of change was 2 basis points lower at 2.9412%. Yields are inversely related to price […]

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Twitter settles after feds claim it used 2FA info to target ads

Musk had been expected to join Twitter’s board, however, Musk informed Twitter on Saturday that the richest man in the world would not be joining the board. Andrew Burton | Getty Images News | Getty Images TwitterA $150 million settlement was reached with the Department of Justice & Federal Trade Commission regarding alleged misrepresentations of […]

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McDonald’s shareholders vote on Carl Icahn proxy fight over animal welfare

A sign outside of a McDonald’s Corp. restaurant in Louisville Kentucky on Friday Oct. 22, 2021. Luke Sharrett | Bloomberg | Getty Images McDonald’sThe Thursday morning shareholders meeting will be the culmination of an activist investor Carl Icahn’s proxy battle for two slots on the board. This is in the middle of an ongoing fight […]

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Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George to retire in January

Esther George, Jackson Hole Wyoming David A. Grogan | CNBC Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George is retiring in January. She has served 11 years at the U.S. central banks as one of their more hawkish policymakers. A search for her replacement began Wednesday, according to the Fed bank. Fed bank presidents […]

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U.S. dropped the ball on crypto regulation

WASHINGTON — The U.S. has dropped the ball on crypto regulation, in line with Securities and Trade Commissioner Hester Peirce, and he or she says the knock-on results of that failure hold her up at night time. “There’s a number of fraud on this area, as a result of it is the recent space of […]

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Natural gas surges above $9 to highest since 2008 on low inventories

A liquefied pure gasoline (LNG) tanker is tugged in the direction of a thermal energy station in Futtsu, east of Tokyo, Japan. Issei Kato | Reuters Natural gas surged above $9 per million British thermal items, or MMBtu, on Wednesday, hitting the very best stage in additional than a decade as dwindling inventories push costs […]