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Housing Affordability Methodology, 2020: A Bayesian Approach to Predicting Incomes
Housing Affordability Methodology, 2020: A Bayesian Approach to Predicting Incomes

A new statistical method from Zillow predicts renter & homeowner income from ACS & BLS sources to more accurately calculate housing affordability.The post Housing Affordability Methodology, 2020: A Bayesian Approach to Predicting Incomes appeared first on Zillow Research.

There are 6 days until Election Day. Here
There are 6 days until Election Day. Here's what you need to know

Numbers compiled by @electproject show at least 71 million people have already voted in the 2020 presidential election. Election2020

How Much Of Plymouth Industrial REIT, Inc. (NYSE:PLYM) Do Institutions Own?
How Much Of Plymouth Industrial REIT, Inc. (NYSE:PLYM) Do Institutions Own?

Every investor in Plymouth Industrial REIT, Inc. (NYSE:PLYM) should be aware of the most powerful shareholder groups...

Alliance: 2020 COVID-19 Health Focus Could Be Overshadowing Legionnaires
Alliance: 2020 COVID-19 Health Focus Could Be Overshadowing Legionnaires' Disease Cases

Alliance: 2020 COVID-19 Health Focus Could Be Overshadowing Legionnaires' Disease CasesPR NewswireWASHINGTON, Oct. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A national advocacy organization is warning anyone concerned about COVID-19 symptoms to get tested for another deadly disease: Legionnaires' disease.

Skeljungur hf.: ISK 470 million profit in Q3 2020
Skeljungur hf.: ISK 470 million profit in Q3 2020

See enclosed Market announcement, Skeljungur hf.'s Q3 accounts for 2020 and Investor presentation. Skeljungur will host a webcast for investors, analysts, and the press tomorrow, Thursday, October 29, at 8:30. CEO Árni Pétur Jónsson and CFO Ólafur Þór Jóhannesson will give an overview of the financial results and operational highlights. Attention is drawn to the fact that the investor meeting will only be a webcast. The webcast will be available here: http://www.skeljungur.is/fjarfestakynning Market participants can send questions to fjarfestar@skeljungur.is, questions will be answered after the presentation tomorrow. The presentation will be available on Skeljungur 's website. For...

Impinj
Impinj's (NASDAQ:PI) Stock Price Has Reduced 11% In The Past Year

Impinj, Inc. (NASDAQ:PI) shareholders should be happy to see the share price up 29% in the last quarter. But that...

Walter Wallace Jr.'s young son speaks on shooting: 'White, racist cops got my own dad'
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  • 2020-10-28 15:41:02Z

The elementary school-aged Zamir Wallace noted that his father 'always taught me how to be a man.' A young son of Walter Wallace, Jr., the latest victim of a police killing, spoke to reporters last night. The elementary school-aged boy, Zamir Wallace, noted that his father would always take him places

Finerenone significantly reduced renal and cardiovascular outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease and type 2 diabetes
Finerenone significantly reduced renal and cardiovascular outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease and type 2 diabetes

28, 2020 /CNW/ - Detailed results from the Phase III FIDELIO-DKD study demonstrated that the investigational drug finerenone slowed the progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in patients with CKD and type 2 diabetes (T2D) compared to placebo. Finerenone significantly reduced the risk of the composite primary endpoint of time to kidney failure, a sustained decrease of estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) ≥ 40% from baseline over a period of at least four weeks, or renal death by 18% (relative risk reduction, HR 0.

Minister Garneau announces new regulations to improve marine safety, security and the protection of marine environments in Canada
Minister Garneau announces new regulations to improve marine safety, security and the protection of marine environments in Canada

OTTAWA, ON, Oct. 28, 2020 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada has reached another milestone in its commitment to keep improving the safety of Canada's transportation sector by modernizing legislation and regulations.

Fossils recovered from Antarctica may belong to the largest flying bird ever, study finds
Fossils recovered from Antarctica may belong to the largest flying bird ever, study finds

Called pelagornithids, the now-extinct group of birds had a wingspan of up to 21 feet - almost double today's largest.

How Much Are Perion Network Ltd. (NASDAQ:PERI) Insiders Spending On Buying Shares?
How Much Are Perion Network Ltd. (NASDAQ:PERI) Insiders Spending On Buying Shares?

We often see insiders buying up shares in companies that perform well over the long term. Unfortunately, there are...

XORTX Participation in Virtual Conferences
XORTX Participation in Virtual Conferences

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- XORTX Therapeutics Inc. ("XORTX" or the "Company") (CSE: XRX) (OTCQB: XRTXF), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing innovative therapies to treat progressive kidney disease, is pleased to announce its participation in two upcoming virtual conferences in November 2020. The first presentation as an invited speaker is at the Meridian Clinical Trials Conference on Tuesday, November 3rd at 2:30 pm Central time. This presentation is associated with XORTX's ADPKD program and XRx-008 and is entitled "Orphan Drug Development Using the 505(b)2 Pathway".The second invited speaker presentation is the World Anti-Viral Congress...

10 things that will keep you warm while dining outside this fall and winter
10 things that will keep you warm while dining outside this fall and winter

If you're dining outside at restaurants this fall and winter amid the COVID-19 pandemic, these things will keep you warm from outdoor blankets to parkas.

Coca-Cola FEMSA, S.A.B. de C.V. Just Missed Earnings - But Analysts Have Updated Their Models
Coca-Cola FEMSA, S.A.B. de C.V. Just Missed Earnings - But Analysts Have Updated Their Models

Coca-Cola FEMSA, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:KOF) shareholders are probably feeling a little disappointed, since its shares...

Freddie Mac Prices $1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-F90
Freddie Mac Prices $1 Billion Multifamily K-Deal, K-F90

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) has priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates), which includes a class of floating rate bonds indexed to the Secured Overnight Financing Rate (SOFR). The approximately $1 billion in K Certificates (K-F90 Certificates) are expected to settle on or about November 5, 2020. The K-F90 Certificates are backed by floating-rate multifamily mortgages with 10-year terms, which are currently LIBOR-based. K-F90 includes one class (Class AL) of senior bonds indexed to LIBOR and another class (Class AS) of senior bonds indexed to SOFR. Freddie Mac will provide a basis risk guarantee on Class AS...

What Does Morguard North American Residential Real Estate Investment Trust
What Does Morguard North American Residential Real Estate Investment Trust's (TSE:MRG.UN) CEO Pay Reveal?

This article will reflect on the compensation paid to Kuldip Sahi who has served as CEO of Morguard North American...

Contact tracing: British apps plan to share data
Contact tracing: British apps plan to share data

The collaboration means it will be easier to trace contacts when users travel around the country.

Building Information Modeling Market Research Report by Project Phase, by End-User, by Deployment - Global Forecast to 2025 - Cumulative Impact of COVID-19
Building Information Modeling Market Research Report by Project Phase, by End-User, by Deployment - Global Forecast to 2025 - Cumulative Impact of COVID-19

Building Information Modeling Market Research Report by Project Phase (Construction, Operation, and Pre-Construction), by End-User (Builders & Contractors, Construction Managers, and Engineers & Architects), by Deployment - Global Forecast to 2025 - Cumulative Impact of COVID-19New York, Oct. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Building Information Modeling Market Research Report by Project Phase, by End-User, by Deployment - Global Forecast to 2025 - Cumulative Impact of COVID-19" - https://www.reportlinker.com/p05913686/?utm_source=GNW The Global Building Information Modeling Market is expected to grow from USD 7,011.64...

The 2 surprising things Americans do with stimulus checks
The 2 surprising things Americans do with stimulus checks

Despite lawmakers' intentions, there has been a lot of actual stimulus going on.

Ship captain arrested after collision with Greek warship
Ship captain arrested after collision with Greek warship

Greek authorities on Wednesday arrested the captain of a Portuguese-flagged cargo ship that collided with a Greek navy minehunter outside the country's main port of Piraeus. The coast guard said the captain of the Maersk Launceston container vessel was arrested for alleged violations of the Greek penal code and of the International Regulations for the Prevention of Collisions at Sea. No damage was reported to the Maersk Launceston, which is managed by the Germany-based company John T. Essberger, and no injuries were reported among the ship's 22 crew members.

Should You Investigate PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) At US$88.45?
Should You Investigate PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) At US$88.45?

PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) saw a decent share price growth in the teens level on the NASDAQGS over the last few months...

With no visitors, Jerusalem citadel undergoes major facelift
With no visitors, Jerusalem citadel undergoes major facelift
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  • 2020-10-28 15:22:01Z

The coronavirus pandemic may be keeping tourists away from Jerusalem's ancient citadel, but it has created a rare opportunity for the site to launch a massive restoration and conservation project. In the process, Israeli archaeologists are studying the bastion's medieval past in the hope of learning more about the holy city during the Crusades. The Tower of David, the Old City's iconic fortress, contains remnants of successive fortifications built one atop the other stretching back over 2,500 years.

Sendero Health Plans Delivering Tools to Central Texans to Battle COVID-19 and the Flu
Sendero Health Plans Delivering Tools to Central Texans to Battle COVID-19 and the Flu

Sendero Sponsors Annual Flu Shot Event Saturday; Distributes more than 10,000 Care Packages to Members to Help Stay Healthy and Fight the Spread of Both Deadly Viruses More than 10,000 Sendero Health Plans members are receiving information to help them prepare for the flu season during the COVID-19 pandemic. The community-supported Austin, TX non-profit HMO sent care-packages with an educational booklet -- available for download on Sendero's website -- along with facemasks, hand sanitizer and other items. With the start of the flu season and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, community-supported Austin, TX non-profit HMO, Sendero Health Plans created an educational guidebook to help...

Polish women strike, hold mass demos over near-total abortion ban
Polish women strike, hold mass demos over near-total abortion ban

Women in Poland walked off the job and hit the streets nationwide on Wednesday, the seventh straight day of mass protests over a court ruling to impose a near-total abortion ban in Poland.

STAX sets up Australia
STAX sets up Australia's first IPO to accept cryptocurrency

STAX sets up Australia's first IPO to accept cryptocurrency STAX sets up Australia's first IPO to accept cryptocurrencyMELBOURNE, Australia, Oct. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As Australia's first capital raising platform to accept both AUD and cryptocurrency, we are thrilled to announce that our client, West Coast Aquaculture Group Ltd (WCA) is currently accepting USDT (also known as Tether) as part of its capital raise prior to floating on the Sydney Stock Exchange (SSX). Source link https://www.stax.exchange/news/article.php?type=featured&id=35Head-officed in Melbourne, WCA operates one of the largest marine farming operations in Langkawi, Malaysia. Its primary products are live and...

Is Okta (NASDAQ:OKTA) Using Too Much Debt?
Is Okta (NASDAQ:OKTA) Using Too Much Debt?

David Iben put it well when he said, 'Volatility is not a risk we care about. What we care about is avoiding the...

Swiss enact new restrictions, mask rules to slow COVID-19 pandemic
Swiss enact new restrictions, mask rules to slow COVID-19 pandemic
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  • 2020-10-28 15:18:06Z

Switzerland on Wednesday tightened nationwide restrictions to contain the country's rising wave of COVID-19 cases, ordering dance clubs to be closed from Thursday, halting in-person university classes starting early next month, and placing new limits on sporting and leisure activities.

Free McDonald
Free McDonald's pastries: McDonald's offers its new pastry with the purchase of a coffee

McDonald's is giving away its new pastry items for free with the purchase of a hot or iced coffee through the McDonald's app.

Guard stabbed 27 times after asking sisters to wear masks
Guard stabbed 27 times after asking sisters to wear masks
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  • 2020-10-28 15:13:10Z

Police said the victim was hospitalized in critical condition.

Zimbabwe Cabinet approves proposal to criminalize protests
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  • 2020-10-28 15:11:51Z

Zimbabwe's cabinet has approved proposed legislation that would make it a crime for activists to make "unsubstantiated claims" of human rights abuses, hold anti-government protests that could draw international attention or speak with foreign governments without state approval. President Emmerson Mnangagwa

As virus surges, isolated UK leader Johnson faces many foes
As virus surges, isolated UK leader Johnson faces many foes
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  • 2020-10-28 15:04:27Z

All politicians have opponents, but Boris Johnson's list is exceptional. Amid a global pandemic, Britain's prime minister is battling the European Union, a resurgent political opposition, angry English mayors and a beloved soccer star who wants to feed poor children. Less than a year after winning a landslide election victory, Johnson is facing multiple crises with few political friends.

Satellite photos reportedly show construction at Iran nuclear site
Satellite photos reportedly show construction at Iran nuclear site
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  • 2020-10-28 15:04:00Z

International Atomic Energy Agency inspectors continue to have access to Iran's sites despite the collapse of the nuclear deal.

Black men
Black men's votes courted, as some search for political home
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  • 2020-10-28 14:57:41Z

For Phillip Agnew, engaging Black male voters ahead of the general election isn't just about persuading them to choose former Vice President Joe Biden over incumbent Donald Trump. As an activist and organizer who gained acclaim after leading protests in Florida over the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin, Agnew sees an opportunity to keep the 14.4 million Black men of voting age politically engaged well beyond 2020. "You don't lie, you acknowledge the truth, and admit that the choices before Black people in the year 2020 are abysmal," said Agnew, an organizer with Black Men Build, a group created to empower Black men.

Michigan man missing after allegedly spending virus relief funds on luxury gifts for girlfriend
Michigan man missing after allegedly spending virus relief funds on luxury gifts for girlfriend
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  • 2020-10-28 14:49:33Z

A Michigan man looks to be on the run after allegedly conspiring to steal $2.5 million in coronavirus relief funds. Johnny Richardson, 25, and his girlfriend Micahia Taylor, 27, are accused of teaming up with Brandi Hawkins, a contract employee of the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency, to embezzle the money.

Zeta roars out of U.S. Gulf of Mexico with damaging winds, storm surge
Zeta roars out of U.S. Gulf of Mexico with damaging winds, storm surge
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  • 2020-10-28 14:44:02Z

Zeta was about 220 miles (355 km) from the mouth of the Mississippi River on Wednesday morning, heading north at 18 mph with an expected afternoon landfall. Its winds slipped to 90 mph (150 kph) but could restrengthen ahead of landfall, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. Zeta will hit the Louisiana coast as a "significant hurricane," said NHC forecaster Daniel Brown.

Relatives of migrant family who drowned in Channel say they begged them not to attempt crossing
Relatives of migrant family who drowned in Channel say they begged them not to attempt crossing
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  • 2020-10-28 14:40:33Z

A family of five, including a 15-month old boy, perished in an attempt to cross the Channel from France to Britain after warnings from family and a fellow migrant that it was too dangerous. The Kurdish family, from Sardasht city in Iran, are among up to seven people now feared dead in what is the worst disaster involving migrants attempting the perilous crossing. It is the first involving the deaths of children. According to family members cited by Kurdish news reports, the father was Rasoul Irannazhad, a 35-year old construction worker. He, his wife Shewa Mohammed Panahi, 25, and their three children, Anita, Armin and Artin, aged nine, six, and 15 months respectively, died in the...

Lebanon, Israel hold 2nd round of maritime demarcation talks
Lebanon, Israel hold 2nd round of maritime demarcation talks
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  • 2020-10-28 14:28:12Z

Lebanon and Israel held a second round of U.S.-mediated talks Wednesday over their disputed maritime border and agreed to continue discussions on the next day. Local news reports described the meeting as "serious" as the two sides got down to technicalities and the Lebanese delegation pushed for an additional 1,430 square kilometers (550 square miles) to be included in Lebanese territory. The U.S. has been mediating the issue for about a decade, but only earlier this month was a breakthrough reached on an agreement for a framework for U.S.-mediated talks.

Belgium needs plasma to continue COVID-19 studies, Red Cross says
Belgium needs plasma to continue COVID-19 studies, Red Cross says
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  • 2020-10-28 14:27:57Z

Belgian clinical studies to study the effectiveness of blood plasma for people recovering from COVID-19 are at risk of being suspended because of low plasma stocks, doctors said, prompting a call for more blood donors to come forward. The Belgian Red Cross is supplying plasma to two hospitals, University Hospital Leuven and CHU of Liege, which are leading two clinical studies in the country to see how plasma containing antibodies from COVID-19 survivors can help infected people. "There are a lot of patients in hospitals with COVID-19 and who need it," Esther Neijens, a doctor from the Red Cross, told Reuters.

Peru reports first diphtheria case in 20 years amid low vaccination rate
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  • 2020-10-28 14:21:56Z

Peru reported its first case of diphtheria after 20 years following warnings by international health organizations that the coronavirus pandemic would hamper routine vaccination programs, particularly for children. The Andean nation's Public Health Vice Minister Luis Suarez reported on Tuesday night

Chewy brings telehealth to cats, dogs as pandemic disrupts vet visits
Chewy brings telehealth to cats, dogs as pandemic disrupts vet visits
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  • 2020-10-28 14:15:44Z

Chewy said on Wednesday the service is available free of cost to members of its Autoship program, which automatically ships products to customers and accounts for nearly three quarters of its sales. Currently, the company's telehealth service is more about providing advice and addressing concerns related to health and wellness of a pet, rather than diagnosing medical conditions or prescribing drugs for pets, Chewy said. Traditional telehealth service providers such as Teledoc Health Inc have seen a surge in demand as shelter-in-place restrictions to control the pandemic prompt people to turn to virtual consultation.

Security guard stabbed 27 times after asking sisters to wear masks, Chicago cops say
Security guard stabbed 27 times after asking sisters to wear masks, Chicago cops say
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  • 2020-10-28 14:07:54Z

"It's the complete randomness of this. It's terrifying."

4 people who were arrested after a Phoenix BLM protest wound up in ICE custody - and it shows the risk of protesting as an immigrant
4 people who were arrested after a Phoenix BLM protest wound up in ICE custody - and it shows the risk of protesting as an immigrant
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  • 2020-10-28 13:55:00Z

Although all the charges were dropped, ICE detained four of the arrestees who were not US citizens and threatened them with deportation.

Global Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Monitors Industry
Global Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Monitors Industry
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  • 2020-10-28 13:50:00Z

Global Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Monitors Market to Reach $870. 6 Million by 2027. Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Monitors estimated at US$455. 2 Million in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$870.New York, Oct. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Global Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Monitors Industry" - https://www.reportlinker.com/p05361274/?utm_source=GNW 6 Million by 2027, growing at aCAGR of 9.7% over the period 2020-2027. End-Tidal Carbon Dioxide (EtCO2) Monitors, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record 10% CAGR and reach US$687.8 Million by the end of...

Walter Wallace Jr.
Walter Wallace Jr.'s mother says she pleaded for son's life: 'Don't shoot my son'
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  • 2020-10-28 13:28:51Z

'Please don't shoot my son,' Catherine Wallace told Philly cops. 'They paid me no mind and shot my son.' The mother of Walter Wallace Jr. told Philadelphia news outlets she pleaded with police officers not to shoot her son. "They paid me no mind and shot my son," she said.

Public transport seen as major culprit for Italy coronavirus surge
Public transport seen as major culprit for Italy coronavirus surge
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  • 2020-10-28 13:28:33Z

Public transport in Italy is increasingly seen by experts and policymakers as one of the places where the risk of contracting COVID-19 is highest, as the government grapples with a surge in cases. On Sunday, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte issued new restrictions on bars, schools and restaurants but critics say crowded buses and metros in the rush hour are a greater threat. During the summer, when infection rates were still low, the government set an 80% maximum capacity on buses and metros.

Global Cardiology IT Workflow Solutions Industry
Global Cardiology IT Workflow Solutions Industry
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  • 2020-10-28 13:10:00Z

Global Cardiology IT Workflow Solutions Market to Reach $1. 6 Billion by 2027. Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Cardiology IT Workflow Solutions estimated at US$980. 8 Million in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$1.New York, Oct. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Global Cardiology IT Workflow Solutions Industry" - https://www.reportlinker.com/p05442613/?utm_source=GNW 6 Billion by 2027, growing at aCAGR of 7.2% over the period 2020-2027. Cloud, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record 7.6% CAGR and reach US$991.7 Million by the end of the analysis period. After an...

Saudi Arabia plans $2 billion boost for space programme by 2030
Saudi Arabia plans $2 billion boost for space programme by 2030
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  • 2020-10-28 13:08:54Z

Saudi Arabia is planning an 8 billion riyals ($2.1 billion) boost for its space programme by 2030 under an economic diversification plan that aims to attract foreign investment and create thousands of jobs for young Saudis. The Saudi Space Commission (SSC), set up by a royal decree in late 2018 to stimulate space-related research and industrial activities, has finalised a plan for the government, expected to be revealed later this year, under which the sector's budget would receive an initial boost of 2 billion riyals. "We believe there are a lot of opportunities that exist in the space sector and we, in Saudi Arabia, intend to tap these opportunities at all levels," added the...

Turkey threatens new military operation into Syria
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  • 2020-10-28 13:03:02Z

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened Wednesday to launch a new military operation in northern Syria if Kurdish militants are not cleared from areas along its border with Syria. In an address to his ruling party's legislators in parliament, the Turkish leader also said a Russian airstrike

U.S. online holiday spending to grow a jolly 33% this year: report
U.S. online holiday spending to grow a jolly 33% this year: report
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  • 2020-10-28 13:01:49Z

Adobe had expected that growth to happen over two years instead of a single year. Adobe said growth last year was 13%. November and December will turn into "Cyber Months," thanks to an early start to the promotional season, as opposed to the traditional "Cyber Week," which is the highly promotional period around Thanksgiving, Adobe said in a report.

Mastercard shares fall as profit drops on virus-led travel slowdown
Mastercard shares fall as profit drops on virus-led travel slowdown

The pandemic has forced companies to lay off workers by the millions, hurting their spending power, and the hit to air travel has also taken a toll on cross-border card transaction volumes. Mastercard reported a 36% drop in cross-border volume on a local currency basis in the reported quarter. Cross-border volumes have continued to fall since the quarter ended, with all first three weeks of October clocking declines of more than 30%, according to an investor presentation.

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