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Get Ready For More Inflation ‘Panic Porn’ – The May CPI Release

Wed, 06/09/2021 - 22:53
On June 10, 2021 (tomorrow, as of this writing), at precisely 8:30 in the morning, a data “bomb” will go off – and the financial media will go crazy. The Bureau of Labor Statistics will release the May Consumer Price Index.
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Bruce Cassidy’s New York Saints Quote Provides A Heavenly Boost To The New York Riptide And The NLL

Wed, 06/09/2021 - 22:15
Islanders fans — and indeed, Island residents with even a casual knowledge of the area’s past and present pro sports teams — were far more focused on the nostalgic history conjured up by Cassidy’s comments, because the New York Saints were a National Lacrosse League team that shared the Coliseum ...
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El Salvador President Calls For A Volcanic Geothermal Bitcoin Mining Plan

Wed, 06/09/2021 - 20:51
Nayib Bukele, the President of El Salvador, instructed the country’s geothermal electrical company, LaGeo, to put together a plan for establishing Bitcoin mining facilities. This comes just after El Salvador became the first country to consider Bitcoin legal tender.
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Texas State Bar Reportedly Investigating AG Ken Paxton Over Supreme Court Case Trying To Overturn Election

Wed, 06/09/2021 - 20:42
The Texas attorney general’s lawsuit may have amounted to “professional misconduct,” the Associated Press reports.
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Biden Reportedly Making Moves To Begin Closing Guantanamo Bay—And Trying To Avoid Obama’s Mistakes

Wed, 06/09/2021 - 16:32
He hopes to have the controversial military prison shuttered by the end of his term.
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Royal Caribbean’s Plan To Carry Unvaccinated Passengers Draws Mixed Reactions From Its Fan Base

Wed, 06/09/2021 - 15:32
Judging by the lively comments on social media and review forums, not all of the cruise line's fans are on board.
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‘Destiny 2’ Is Asking Which Old Exotics Players Want Buffed, Here Are 42

Wed, 06/09/2021 - 15:28
Destiny 2 will go back and re-buff old exotics, especially if enough people mention the same ones. So, what needs help? A lot. A lot need help.
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3 In 10 Republicans Believe Wacky Conspiracy Theory Trump Will Be ‘Reinstated’ As President This Year, Poll Shows

Wed, 06/09/2021 - 14:45
While most Americans dismiss the possibility, a significant chunk of Republicans believe Trump is on his way back to the White House.
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Look Closely—That’s A Stealth Fighter On China’s Pretend Aircraft Carrier Deck

Wed, 06/09/2021 - 13:00
The Chinese navy is building a new aircraft carrier. And there are strong indications that it plans to load up the huge flattop with stealth fighters.
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The $5 Trillion Monster Now Tormenting Japan’s 2021

Wed, 06/09/2021 - 12:25
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda has overseen an unprecedented expansion of a central bank’s balance sheet. If the BOJ isn’t careful, this monster will get out of control and come back to harm its creator.
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El Salvador Makes History As World’s First Country To Make Bitcoin Legal Tender

Wed, 06/09/2021 - 11:40
Businesses will have to accept the cryptocurrency or the U.S. dollar for goods and services in 90 days time.
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U.S./U.K. Travel: Green Corridor, 28 June And July 4 Theories On Lifting Ban

Wed, 06/09/2021 - 08:44
As President Biden plans to arrive in the U.K. for the G7 Summit, there have been renewed calls by the airline industry to kickstart travel between the two countries. Here are the key dates and theories on when the borders might finally reopen.
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Your Last-Minute Solar Eclipse Toolkit: How And When To See, Stream And Photograph Thursday’s Rare Event

Wed, 06/09/2021 - 03:00
Everything you need to know about Thursday morning’s solar eclipse in North America, Europe and Asia—including how to see “solar horns” at sunrise and a “Death Star” appear to cross the Sun.
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#RacistHunter Trending Following Accusations That Hunter Biden Used Racial Slurs In Texts

Wed, 06/09/2021 - 01:06
Only The Daily Mail had access to the alleged texts and no other news outlets came forward to corroborate the reports.
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Trump Urges Countries To Ban Twitter And Facebook – Says ‘Perhaps’ He Should Have Done It

Tue, 06/08/2021 - 23:44
Trump congratulated Nigeria on banning Twitter after the social media platform deleted a tweet by Nigeria's president.
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Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Invests $500 Million In Brazilian Challenger Nubank

Tue, 06/08/2021 - 23:28
The investment is an extension of the fintech's $400 million Series G round announced in January.
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What’s Next For Bitcoin Prices After Their Latest Pullback?

Tue, 06/08/2021 - 22:46
Bitcoin prices corrected in the last few days. Where will the world's most prominent cryptocurrency head next?
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VMware Is An Easy Button For Multi-Cloud

Tue, 06/08/2021 - 21:31
#1-Ranked Industry Analyst Patrick Moorhead dives into VMWare Hybrid cloud of what enterprises want and what the tech industry is delivering whether you’re cloud native or a traditional on-prem vendor.
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IRS Commissioner Warns Of Prosecution If Bombshell Tax Records Were Leaked Illegally To ProPublica

Tue, 06/08/2021 - 18:42
Using confidential IRS data, ProPublica found that the richest 25 Americans including Jeff Bezos and Warren Buffett often pay very little or no federal income tax.
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Webex Goes Big With New Aspirations, Capabilities, Brand, And A Campaign

Tue, 06/08/2021 - 18:29
#1-Ranked Industry Analyst Patrick Moorhead discusses today, Cisco made numerous, bold announcements about the platform, which he found quite interesting, that will add customer value and provide even more competition into the collaboration market.
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