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The Margin: A message hard to ignore: New Yorkers paint ‘Black Lives Matter’ in front of Trump Tower
on July 10, 2020 at 2:28 am
New Yorkers on Thursday gave President Donald Trump a message that should be hard to ignore, painting “Black Lives Matter” on a block of Fifth Avenue in front of Trump Tower.
In One Chart: The office isn’t dead yet, even if remote work keeps rising, says Moody’s
on July 10, 2020 at 12:46 am
Time is on the landlords’ side. Many office buildings still have at least four more years until borrowers face a whirlwind of mortgage debt coming due and a wave of large tenant leases expiring, according to credit-rating firm Moody’s Investors Service.
Gyms, tattoo parlors and pools set to reopen in England, but swimmers should arrive in their swimming costumes
on July 10, 2020 at 12:28 am
Aerobics and weightlifting are back as the British government announces plans to ease restrictions on indoor gyms.
Market Snapshot: Dow ends 360 points lower but Nasdaq notches 26th record of 2020 as investors find safety in tech
on July 9, 2020 at 11:51 pm
U.S. stocks close mostly lower Thursday, but off the low of the day, as investors seek safety in technology and tech-related investments amid rising cases of coronavirus in states like Arizona and Florida.
Key Words: Fauci says some states should pause reopening, but hopes to avoid another shutdown
on July 9, 2020 at 11:14 pm
Dr. Anthony Fauci said Thursday that the U.S. is not doing great at containing the spread of COVID-19, but stopped short of saying much of the country might need to shut down again.
Key Words: Biden charges Trump’s pandemic focus is the Dow and the Nasdaq, ‘not you’
on July 9, 2020 at 10:54 pm
Joe Biden on Thursday charged Donald Trump with putting the stock market above ordinary Americans, blasting the president’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic as he laid out a new economic plan.
Key Words: Stock-market risks for remainder of 2020 ‘are completely to the downside,’ says BofA analyst
on July 9, 2020 at 10:22 pm
BofA head of equity research Savita Subramanian doesn’t label herself a bear, yet she sees the U.S. equity markets declining some 8% from now through year-end.
Medill News Service: U.S. contact-tracing efforts on Covid-19 falter on privacy worries, technology gap
on July 9, 2020 at 9:17 pm
Countries such as South Korea have curbed the coronavirus by using contact-tracing phone apps, but the U.S. has stalled in its own efforts because of privacy concerns and other hurdles.