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Brazil Starts Vaccinations Amid Rise in Covid Cases and New Variants

Brazil Starts Vaccinations Amid Rise in Covid Cases and New Variants

Brazil Starts Vaccinations Amid Rise in Covid Cases and New Variants Brazil Starts Vaccinations Amid Rise in Covid Cases and New Variants RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil on Monday kicked off its nationwide coronavirus vaccination campaign, providing a glimmer of hope in a nation where political infighting, a strained health care system and lax precautions have given the virus free …

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Peloton’s Rapid Rise Is Threatened by Its Slow Delivery

Peloton’s Rapid Rise Is Threatened by Its Slow Delivery

Peloton’s Rapid Rise Is Threatened by Its Slow Delivery Peloton’s Rapid Rise Is Threatened by Its Slow Delivery “It’s like telling somebody you’re going to get a puppy and now you’re not,” Ms. Sinclair said. She gets frustrated now when she sees ads for Peloton and articles about the company’s founders and their lifestyles, she said. “They grabbed all of …

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The Stock Market’s Perplexing Rise Lifted Many Kinds of Funds

The Stock Market’s Perplexing Rise Lifted Many Kinds of Funds

The Stock Market’s Perplexing Rise Lifted Many Kinds of Funds The Stock Market’s Perplexing Rise Lifted Many Kinds of Funds For much of the last decade, investors have prized big U.S. growth companies, like Amazon and Apple, above other sorts of stock-market sectors. In the fourth quarter, despite the Covid-19 pandemic, the market rewarded a greater variety of stocks. In …

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When Will Interest Rates Rise? Fed Chair Says ‘No Time Soon’

When Will Interest Rates Rise? Fed Chair Says ‘No Time Soon’

When Will Interest Rates Rise? Fed Chair Says ‘No Time Soon’ When Will Interest Rates Rise? Fed Chair Says ‘No Time Soon’ “They’re committed to ensuring that there is not another taper tantrum,” said Subadra Rajappa, head of U.S. rates strategy at Société Générale. The goal in reinforcing low rates and a steady course for asset purchases, she added, is …

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Markets Rise on Word of a Big Spending Plan From Biden: Live Business Updates

Markets Rise on Word of a Big Spending Plan From Biden: Live Business Updates Markets Rise on Word of a Big Spending Plan From Biden: Live Business Updates Here’s what you need to know: A coronavirus vaccination site in Napa, Calif., on Wednesday. President-elect Biden is expected to propose a spending plan that will include money to accelerate the rollout …

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The Impractical but Indisputable Rise of Retrocomputing

The Impractical but Indisputable Rise of Retrocomputing

The Impractical but Indisputable Rise of Retrocomputing The Impractical but Indisputable Rise of Retrocomputing For all the personal technology introduced and popularized in 2020 — upscale fitness bikes, at-home Covid tests, game consoles new and old — the personal computer lands on the list with a bit of a thud. PCs lack the novelty of other gadgets, but they’re practical, …

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Japan Declares State of Emergency in Tokyo as Covid Cases Rise

Japan to Declare State of Emergency in Tokyo Area After Days of Hesitation

Japan Declares State of Emergency in Tokyo as Covid Cases Rise Japan Declares State of Emergency in Tokyo as Covid Cases Rise TOKYO — After days of record coronavirus counts and a rapidly rising death toll, Japan declared a state of emergency in Tokyo and three surrounding prefectures on Thursday, the country’s first such declaration since April. The announcement by …

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Stock Markets Rise Despite Chaos in Washington: Live Updates

Stock Markets Rise Despite Chaos in Washington: Live Updates Stock Markets Rise Despite Chaos in Washington: Live Updates Here’s what you need to know: The Royal Divinity Food Bank in Birmingham, Ala., says it has been feeding hundreds more families each month since the pandemic began. The job market has improved, but millions remain unemployed.Credit…Audra Melton for The New York …

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The Trump Presidency – Part Four: The rise and fall of the Mooch as John McCain saves Obamacare

<p>The one and only Anthony Scaramucci</p>

The Trump Presidency – Part Four: The rise and fall of the Mooch as John McCain saves Obamacare The Trump Presidency – Part Four: The rise and fall of the Mooch as John McCain saves Obamacare P ost-covfefe, the White House’s messaging would only get more farcical on 21 July 2017 when Donald Trump brought in one Anthony Scaramucci, a …

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Stock Markets Rise After France Reopens Border to U.K.: Live Updates

Boarded-up storefronts in Los Angeles. The stimulus package approved by Congress may not do enough for millions of jobless Americans if hiring does not pick up significantly.

Stock Markets Rise After France Reopens Border to U.K.: Live Updates Stock Markets Rise After France Reopens Border to U.K.: Live Updates Here’s what you need to know: Boarded-up storefronts in Los Angeles. The stimulus package approved by Congress may not do enough for millions of jobless Americans if hiring does not pick up significantly.Credit…Philip Cheung for The New York …

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