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Furious Robinhood users are slamming the commission-free trading service, which has been partially offline for hours as the market rebounds from coronavirus dip

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Robinhood, the trading app popular with millennials, experienced a major outage on Monday that locked iOS, Android, and web users out of trading for several hours. The outage came just as the market rebounded from one of the worst weeks since the financial crisis. Robinhood users are furious — and some are demanding the company […]

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Coronavirus Spreads, Although China Outbreak Slows

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The deadly coronavirus spread to new countries Monday, even as the number of new cases at the epicenter of the illness in China dropped to their lowest level in six weeks and hundreds of patients were released from hospitals. The World Health Organization reported nearly nine times more cases outside China than inside the country, […]

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Steven Spielberg is one of the wealthiest filmmakers in the world. Take a look at what the billionaire’s life is really like, from his 28-year marriage to his $184 million yacht.

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American filmmaker Steven Spielberg is one of the most celebrated figures in Hollywood. He’s directed and produced more than 100 feature films that have made more than $25 billion at the box office. Forbes estimates Spielberg’s net worth to be $3.6 billion, while Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index puts it at a much higher $6.18 billion. Spielberg […]

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Club Vendors Co-locate Events with HFTP 2020 Club Summit in March

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Two club industry vendors will co-locate events with the HFTP 2020 Club Summit, a two-day conference for club professionals offering advanced-level education that addresses industry strategy, trends and engagement. The Club Summit will take place March 23-24, 2020 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis in Atlanta, Georgia USA. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

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Why a coronavirus-driven recession would be a unique beast — and why the normal playbook might not work

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The ongoing coronavirus outbreak could result in a dangerous and unique type of global economic recession. The outbreak has already crippled spending activity in China and prompted widespread factory shutdowns, harming both supply and demand in the economic superpower — and infecting economic operations worldwide. Central banks are normally well-positioned to boost demand through rate […]

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China Using Visas for Foreign Reporters as a Weapon, Group Says

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The Chinese government has “weaponized” visas as part of a stepped-up campaign of pressure on foreign journalists operating in the country, the Foreign Correspondents Club of China said in a report on Monday. China last month revoked the visas of three Wall Street Journal reporters in Beijing after the newspaper declined to apologize for a […]

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Jack Welch, the former CEO of General Electric who grew the company’s stock price by 4,000%, has died at the age of 84

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Jack Welch, the American businessman and former CEO of General Electric, has died at the age of 84. Under his 21-year-long leadership at GE, the company’s stock price increased by 4,000% and revenues increased from $25 billion to $130 billion. Shortly before his death, Welch was estimated to be worth $720 million, according to the […]

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A key gauge of China’s economy plummeted to its weakest since 2004 — and the entire world is on notice

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China’s manufacturing purchasing managers index fell to 35.7 in February, the lowest since the survey began in 2004, according to data released by the National Bureau of Statistics on Saturday. The dismal number comes amid the coronavirus outbreak, which has slowed economic activity in China and disrupted supply chains. Now, the entire world is on […]

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DELETE YOUR ACCOUNT: How to wipe your personal information from Facebook, Amazon, Google, and other major websites and apps (AAPL, MSFT, SNAP, AMZN, GOOG, GOOGL, FB)

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Every day, millions of internet users offer their personal information and sensitive data over to websites and platforms like Google, Apple, and Amazon. There have been several high-profile data breaches in recent years, raising concerns about the safety of customers’ information when it’s in the hands of companies. Here’s how to delete your account on […]

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US factory activity slows as coronavirus slams global supply chains

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Key measures of US manufacturing activity in the US fell in February as a novel coronavirus spread outside of China to more than four dozen countries. The outbreak has disrupted global supply chains and raised broader concerns about global growth. “Coronavirus-related supply chain issues threaten to constrain production in coming months,” said Chris Williamson, the […]

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What is Super Tuesday?

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Sorry, but your browser cannot support embedded video of this type, you can This map shows the states holding 2020 primaries on Super Tuesday What is at stake? On Super Tuesday, 1,357 delegates will be awarded, a significant chunk of the 3,979 pledged delegates at stake in the nominating race. In order for candidates to […]

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The Style Series: Twitter’s preeminent black fashion historian on ‘white nepotism’ in the industry — and the urgency of recognizing black America’s impact on luxury

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Shelby Ivey Christie is the former digital marketer and sales planner for Vogue. She is currently attending New York University where she is an M.A. candidate in the Costume Studies graduate program. Christie focuses her studies on the intersection of race, culture, fashion, and politics, and has written numerous articles regarding the topic. Online, she […]

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Milwaukee Brewery Employees Return to Work After Shooting

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Molson Coors employees were returning to work Monday at the Milwaukee brewery where a worker last week fatally shot five co-workers and then himself. Employees will find heightened security measures, including additional guards, both armed and unarmed, according to a company email. Bag checks will take place at Molson Coors campuses nationwide, including the complex […]

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Inside the Final Month of Buttigieg’s Historic Campaign

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He opened February by sharing victory with one of the Democratic Party’s best-known figures and ended it with a humbling defeat at the hands of another. Yet Pete Buttigieg’s unlikely path over the last 30 days exceeded virtually everyone’s expectations of his presidential ambitions, except perhaps his own. The former mayor of Indiana’s fourth largest […]

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Virus Kills Member of Council Advising Iran’s Supreme Leader

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A member of a council that advises Iran’s supreme leader died Monday after falling sick from the new coronavirus, state radio reported, becoming the first top official to succumb to the illness that is affecting members of the Islamic Republic’s leadership. The death of Expediency Council member Mohammad Mirmohammadi came as Iran announced the virus […]

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White Beach launches Day-Sies ladies day

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Taking place every Tuesday from 12:00 until 17:00 on the silky white, sandy shores of Atlantis, the Palm, guests can get ready for an afternoon of tanning, sipping and grazing – with plenty of entertainment thrown in too. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

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The coronavirus outbreak is the biggest threat to the global economy since the financial crisis and could halve growth in 2020, OECD warns

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The OECD has warned that the global economy is facing its biggest threat since the financial crisis. Global growth is expected to fall as low as 1.5% this year, halving the OECD’s previous 2020 projection from last November of 3%. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The world economy is in its most “precarious […]

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Tractor Giant Sows Uber High-Tech Seeds in Africa

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In the near future, farmers in Africa could boldly go where no farmers have gone before. Major manufacturers look to launch the industry into the 21st Century by tying tractors to cell phones. With a high-tech device, can follow a tractor’s movement and productivity. VOA’s Arash Arabasadi ploughs through this story. read more >>> Source:: […]