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Thousands have been unable to get a National Insurance number because the government has stopped issuing them.
Trump abruptly ended his '60 Minutes' interview and skipped a joint interview with Vice President Mike Pence; he also tweeted an attack on Lesley Stahl
Meet the new mums who have started businesses in lockdown.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Tropical Storm Epsilon, the earliest 26th-named storm on record in the Atlantic, continues strengthening in the central Atlantic Ocean, according to Tuesday's 5 p.m. advisory. The National Hurricane Center said Epsilon's structure "greatly improved" Tuesday afternoon and there are even hints of an eyelike feature starting to develop. Epsilon, which isn't expected to ...
One of the Tesla Model 3's more prominent design flaws is a rear bumper cover that is prone to being stripped from the car when water is allowed to accumulate inside it, either from standing water or intense downpours. Owners of brand-new Model 3s have reportedly paid thousands of dollars to replace their bumpers (and repair the damage to other parts done by their separation) as a result of what Tesla now tacitly acknowledges is an engineering defect. InsideEVs reports that Tesla has issued a service bulletin noting that Model 3s built before May 21, 2019, may sustain damage as a result of "driving through standing water on a road or highway with poor drainage or pooling water."
Pennsylvania can count absentee ballots until Nov. 6. Tennessee poll worker turned away a BLM voter. Latest news on voting around the US.
Contributions to the Trump campaign by Jones Day lawyers totaled just $50, records show. A Reuters analysis of Federal Election Commission records shows a wide gulf between individual lawyer donations to the candidates, with nearly $29 million going directly to Biden's campaign and just under $1.75 million to Trump's between Jan. 1, 2019 and Aug. 31, 2020.
- Canadian Business unveils annual list of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies -TORONTO, Oct. 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Canadian Business today ranked National Traffic Safety Management Inc.
Ian Kadish has been the CEO of Integral Diagnostics Limited (ASX:IDX) since 2017, and this article will examine the...
The postal service launches a home collection service as online shopping booms.
/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE U.S./CALGARY, Alberta, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadian Spirit Resources Inc. ("CSRI" or the "Corporation") (TSXV:SPI) (OTCBB:CSPUF) is pleased to announce that, further to its press release dated October 9, 2020, it has increased the size of its previously announced non-brokered private placement offering of units of the Corporation ("Units") to up to $1,600,000 (the "Offering"). The Offering will be comprised of up to 32,000,000 Units at a price of $0.05 per Unit. The Offering is still anticipated to close by the end of October 2020.Each Unit will consist of one...
Joe Biden and his wife, Jill, video chatted with Fred Rogers' widow, Joanne Rogers, last month in their hometown of Latrobe, Pennsylvania.
Millions more jobs will be lost to robots with Covid accelerating the trend, says the World Economic Forum.
The global organic wine market was valued at US$ 7,460. 29 million in 2019 and is projected to reach US$ 16,647. 81 million by 2027; it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 10. 7% from 2020 to 2027.New York, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Organic Wine Market Forecast to 2027 - COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis by Packaging, Product Type, and Distribution Channel" - https://www.reportlinker.com/p05978097/?utm_source=GNW Organic wine is prepared from grapes cultivated in accordance with principles of organic farming.It excludes the use of artificial chemical fertilizers, fungicides, pesticides, and herbicides. Organic...
Lindero Mine first gold pour Lindero Mine first gold pourVANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (NYSE: FSM) (TSX: FVI) is pleased to report the first gold pour from its Lindero Mine located in the Province of Salta in Argentina. The pour took place today, on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, and produced 728 ounces of gold. Jorge A. Ganoza, President, CEO and Director, commented, "The first gold pour at Lindero, our third mine in the Americas, is a significant achievement for the Company as we advance the mine's ramp-up phase towards commercial production in the first quarter of 2021. Lindero is a mine with reserves for a projected life of...
A trio of new studies published in JAMA Internal Medicine on Tuesday examining the efficacy of an arthritis drug against Covid-19 showed inconsistent results.
Nearly 300K more deaths than usual this year. University of Michigan stay-home order. What will sway Americans to get vaccine? Latest COVID news.
A claim addressing the double standard for consideration of the two presidents' Supreme Court nominees was correct on substance, off on timing.
Get Crocs on sale during this limited-time event, which features 40% off select styles-get the details.
The U.S. has experienced about 300,000 'excess deaths' since the coronavirus came to America, and two-thirds of them can be attributed to COVID-19, the CDC says.
SmarFinancial (SMBK) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 10.00% and 3.27%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Just because a business does not make any money, does not mean that the stock will go down. For example, although...
NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C., a nationally recognized shareholder rights law firm, is investigating potential claims against Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) on behalf of Eli Lilly stockholders. Our investigation concerns whether Eli Lilly has violated the federal securities laws and/or engaged in other unlawful business practices. Click here to participate in the action.On August 2020, Eli Lilly began a clinical trial to test whether adding the Company's antibody-based drug, LY-CoV555, to remdesivir would benefit patients diagnosed with COVID-19.On October 13, 2020, the trial's sponsor, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases...
If Google loses, lawmakers could be encouraged to rein in other tech giants, potentially going as far as breaking up parts of their business.
TORONTO, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WPT Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust (the "REIT") (TSX: WIR.U; WIR.UN) (OTCQX: WPTIF) announced today that its Board of Trustees has declared a cash distribution for the month of October 2020 of US$0.0633 per unit. The distribution will be payable on November 16, 2020 to unitholders of record as of the close of business on October 30, 2020. Distributions paid to Canadian unitholders (and other non-U.S. unitholders) generally will be subject to U.S. withholding tax. For a general summary of the taxation of distributions paid to Canadian unitholders, including information regarding U.S. withholding tax, please see the "Certain Canadian...
A poll worker's marks and notations do not cause ballots to be automatically rejected.
P&G;'s organic sales - a key measure of sales excluding impacts from foreign exchange, mergers or acquisitions - rose 9%.
President Trump has said absentee ballot fraud is a threat to the 2020 election. A review of alleged ballot fraud cases shows why that's not true.
National Bank Holdings (NBHC) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 51.67% and 17.72%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
DALLAS, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc., (NASDAQ:PLAY), ("Dave & Buster's" or "the Company"), an owner and operator of entertainment and dining venues, today announced that its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Dave & Buster's, Inc. (the "Issuer"), has priced $550 million in aggregate principal amount of its 7.625% senior secured notes due 2025 (the "Notes") in a private offering (the "Offering") that is exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"). This represents an increase of $50 million from the amount initially offered. The Notes will be guaranteed on a senior...
21 October 2020: An Extraordinary General Meeting of Scatec Solar ASA will be held on 12 November 2020 at 10:00 CET at Askekroken 11, 0277 Oslo. Please find attached the notice of Extraordinary General Meeting with attendance/proxy and the Board of Directors' proposed resolutions for the Extraordinary General Meeting for the items listed on the agenda. The documents are also available at www.scatecsolar.com. For further information, please contact: Ingrid Aarsnes, VP Communication & IR Tel: +47 950 38 364, firstname.lastname@example.org About Scatec Solar Scatec Solar is an integrated independent renewable power producer, delivering affordable, rapidly deployable and sustainable clean energy...
VANCOUVER, BC, Oct. 20, 2020 /CNW/ -TSX VENTURE COMPANIESCANADA SILVER COBALT WORKS INC.
First Midwest Bancorp (FMBI) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 50.00% and 3.23%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Pinnacle Financial (PNFP) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 31.82% and 6.56%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Bank First (BFC) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 32.71% and 9.11%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Streaming giant reports decelerating subscriber growth, missing estimates
According to the survey of nearly 2,000 adults, people were most swayed by vaccine efficacy, adverse effects, duration of protection and politics.
In terms of revenue, the global vessel monitoring system market was valued at US$ 688. 28 million in 2019 and is projected to reach US$ 1,571. 04 million by 2027; it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 11.New York, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Vessel Monitoring System Market Forecast to 2027 - COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis by Application and Vessel Type" - https://www.reportlinker.com/p05978105/?utm_source=GNW 3% during the forecast period. Increasing demand from fisheries and cargo vessel sectors has boosted the need to have an eye on trade to curb unauthorized dealings.Countries such as Thailand and South Korea...
NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE: VNO) today announced that its financial results for the three months ended September 30, 2020 will include the items listed in the table below, resulting in an increase in net income attributable to common shareholders ("net income") of $0.37 per diluted share and an increase in FFO attributable to common shareholders plus assumed conversions ("FFO") of $0.87 per diluted share. For the Three Months Ended September 30, 2020 (Amounts in thousands, except per share amounts, all at share)Net Income FFO Amount Per Share Amount Per Share Income (loss): After-tax net gain on sale of 220...
Snap shares were up nearly 20% in after-hours trading after the company showcased a massive earnings beat, besting analyst expectations on both revenue and earnings per share for Q3. The company posted a $0.01 revenue bet, best expectations of a $0.04 loss, but the real headline was that they delivered $679 million in reported revenue, smashing past Wall Street expectations that pinned their performance for the quarter around $555 million.
CALGARY, AB, Oct. 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Next week media are invited to join WestJet in-person in Calgary or virtually via Teams Live for a major announcement on the airline's premium traveller strategy and commitment to its home hub in Calgary.
Green Brick Partners Team Builder, Trophy Signature Homes, will offer three product lines on 50' - 80' wide homesites in the new Dove Hollow communityPLANO, Texas, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Green Brick Partners has closed on the purchase of approximately 214 acres in Waxahachie, Texas for the development of Dove Hollow, its newest single-family residential community. The Company intends to offer over 600 single-family homes through its Trophy Signature Homes brand. The community will be located east of I-35E, minutes from downtown Waxahachie. Land development will commence Q1 2021 and will include 50', 60', 70', and 80' wide homesites. Trophy Signature Homes plans to offer...
TI, which supplies chips for everything from smart phones to automobiles, often reports quarterly results before its peers. The Dallas, Texas-based company said sales benefited from a notable rebound in automotive demand, as well as strong sales for chips used in personal electronics. TI shares were up 2% in extended trading.
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Kellye L. Walker Elected to Lincoln Electric Board Kellye L. WalkerCLEVELAND, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc., (Nasdaq: LECO) today announced that Kellye L. Walker, 54, Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer of Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE: EMN), has been elected to Lincoln Electric's Board of Directors, effective October 20, 2020. She has been appointed to serve on the Nominating and Corporate Governance and the Compensation and Executive Development Committees. Ms. Walker's appointment expands Lincoln Electric's Board to 12 directors, 11 of whom are non-employee directors. "We are pleased to welcome Kellye Walker to the Board and look...
Tuesday's rigid stimulus deadline seemingly blurred as House Democrats and the White House made progress toward a middle ground.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Silver Elephant Mining Corp. ("Silver Elephant" or the "Company") (TSX: ELEF, OTCQX:SILEF, Frankfurt:1P2N) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Mackie Research Capital Corporation as lead underwriter and sole bookrunner (the "Lead Underwriter"), on behalf of a syndicate of underwriters, including Canaccord Genuity Corp. and Sprott Capital Partners LP (collectively with the Lead Underwriter, the "Underwriters"), pursuant to which the Underwriters have agreed to purchase, on a bought‐deal basis, 15,000,000 common shares of the Company (the "Common Shares") at a price of C$0.40 per Common Shares for...
Cape Fox Corporation is proud to be an Alaska Business leader after being recognized as one of the Top 49ers recognition.Ketchikan, Alaska, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cape Fox Corporation has enjoyed four consecutive years of growth. Cape Fox Shareholders and employees have worked hard, and our hard work has shown with new contracts and business acquisitions. This growth has been recognized. Alaska Business Monthly has named Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) 40 in top Alaska businesses in their Top 49ers ranking for 2020 due to a 12% increase in 2019 revenue. Our business growth has enabled us to stay steady in ranking of Alaska Business even through a year that has touched our...
NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Royalty Pharma plc (the "Company") (Nasdaq: RPRX) announced today the closing of the secondary offering of 17,343,037 shares of its Class A ordinary shares by selling shareholders in an underwritten public offering at a price to the public of $42.00 per share. The Company did not receive any of the proceeds from the sale of its Class A ordinary shares by the selling shareholders. J.P. Morgan, Morgan Stanley, BofA Securities, Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and Citigroup acted as joint lead book-running managers and as representatives of the underwriters for the offering. Cowen, Evercore ISI, Truist Securities and UBS Investment Bank also acted as joint...
Boohoo Group Plc shares dropped for a second day following a report that four U.K. accounting firms had ruled out working with the scandal-plagued retailer, which is parting ways with auditor PricewaterhouseCoopers.
A hedge fund’s failure to disclose the U.K.’s largest-ever short was a challenge for the FCA. Still, the industry will sit up and listen.
Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc forecast the fastest revenue growth in at least a decade as the Lysol disinfectant maker benefits from higher standards of hygiene amid the pandemic.
‘Foxconn will work as a partner with those who treat the company as a partner,’ tech founder says
A comprehensive atlas would help find minerals needed for electric cars and mobile phones.
Production ramp-up is a challenge, chief executive says: ‘If one ingredient is missing, we cannot make a vaccine’
The retired Navy SEAL did not specifically name President Trump, but ended the op-ed by saying "I voted for Joe Biden."
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. has reached a long-awaited pact with the U.S. Department of Justice to pay more than $2 billion for the bank’s role in Malaysia’s 1MDB scandal, and the deal may be announced within days, according to people familiar with the matter.
China’s hotels and restaurants, one of the hardest-hit sectors of the economy during the coronavirus pandemic, remained a significant drag on growth in the third quarter even as the recovery gained momentum.
Order provides win for Democrats in battleground state
Piedmont Lithium Ltd., which recently struck a five-year raw-materials pact with Tesla to develop a lithium project in North Carolina, is issuing shares in the U.S. as attention in the battery materials space grows.
Oil fell for a fourth day as an agreement on more U.S. stimulus remained elusive, while OPEC and its allies showed no sign of changing course on plans to pare output cuts in January.
General Motors Co. is expected to announce investments in several U.S. plants on Oct. 20, including a move that will make a former Saturn plant in Tennessee its third factory to produce electric models, said people familiar with the matter.
Physicians hit hard by Covid are turning to support groups and calling attention to the illness’s long-term effects; ‘this has absolutely changed my perspective’
The board members who decide executive compensation called out Microsoft's strong financial performance despite the pandemic.
Dr. Scott Atlas, a radiologist who is not an expert on infectious disease, has reportedly taken a fervent stance against expanded testing.
The Bugatti Chiron Super Sport was the last to set the record, clocking 304.77 mph in 2019 at Volkswagen's Ehra-Lessien test track in Germany.
The proposall would have left "States scrambling and exponentially increasing food insecurity for tens of thousands of Americans," the ruling said.
Get people who've been exposed to the virus away from everybody else, fast. That means no going to the grocery store, and no socializing with friends.
Marcelo Claure, who is also a top SoftBank exec, says SoftBank was ‘too aggressive’ with office-space startup
Marcelo Claure, who is also a top SoftBank exec, says SoftBank was ‘too aggressive’ with office-space startup
"I made an embarrassingly stupid mistake, believing I was off-camera," Toobin said. "I apologize to my wife, family, friends and co-workers."
John Stankey calls for scrutiny of Amazon, others over control of distribution of apps like AT&T’s HBO Max
Negotiations between the White House and Democrats on another stimulus package are still ongoing, but significant differences remain.
Slowing U.S. employment gains and an increased proportion of permanent layoffs could undermine the economic recovery with disproportionate harm to minorities, said Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic.
President Donald Trump said he intends to remove Sudan from the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism after the African nation agreed to make a long-sought payment to American terror victims and their families.
Deal with South Korean chip maker could be valued at around $10 billion
Judge finds earlier high-court ruling that ended Safer at Home order might not apply to this case
With New Yorkers rushing to the suburbs, Fairfield County, Connecticut -- the home of tony Greenwich -- suddenly has the fastest-rising real estate prices in the U.S.
Indictment links Russian hackers to several prominent cyberattacks in recent years, including the global 2017 NotPetya attack
The government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is approaching some of the nation’s creditors in a bid to lay the groundwork for a debt deal should sanctions ease after next month’s U.S. election.
Many in agriculture say they believe a Biden presidency would bring stricter environmental regulations and higher taxes
Shares of AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. and other movie-theater chains surged on Monday after New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that some theaters in the state would be able to reopen.
More than half of workers around the world are worried about losing their jobs, according to a survey measuring labor-market insecurity wreaked by the coronavirus crisis.
Hungary’s parliament elected a new chief justice opposed by the nation’s top judges, reviving rule-of-law concerns in Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s government.
The Philippines shortened curfew hours in Manila and eased the stay-at-home order in a bid to boost its economy. The peso and stocks rose.
Google CFO Ruth Porat, Best Buy CEO Corie Barry, AMD CEO Lisa Su, and Apple exec Deirdre O’Brien made the Fortune 2020 Most Powerful Women in Business list.
Mentally strong people know when to slow down, change their surroundings, or quit to cope with and actively improve their situations.
Accenture CEO Julie Sweet is the new No. 1 during a year of upheaval.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said his country is in talks with Armenia and Azerbaijan on a mechanism to monitor a cease-fire that has already failed twice to halt fighting over the territory of Nagorno-Karabakh.
With two weeks left, the president’s chances are dwindling. But don't count him out just yet.
Trump is the antithesis of what CEOs say they value in leaders.
Dow drops 400 points as investors’ hopes dwindle for a fresh aid package before the election
Incidents involving electric vehicles made by GM, Ford and others highlight dangers of lithium batteries
Incidents involving electric vehicles made by GM, Ford and others highlight dangers of lithium batteries
From Tokyo to London, stocks are up, buoying U.S. futures.
South Korea’s two biggest automakers are taking a 3.36 trillion won ($2.9 billion) earnings hit because of costs related to a 2019 settlement of a U.S. class-action lawsuit linked to alleged engine defects.
Julius Baer Group Ltd. reported a better-than-expected increase in new money and improving profitability in the third quarter, as markets recovered and cost cuts began to pay off.
The continent isn’t ready to host a new financial hub.
As family members head out of the house more for work or school, people who have gone months without quiet time are savoring some while they can