7 Shot in East Baltimore mass shooting
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7 Shot in East Baltimore mass shooting
The dollar took a breather from recent gains as a rally in U.S. Treasury yields stalled, but was still headed for its best week in two months against a basket of major peers. The Aussie - often considered a liquid proxy for risk appetite - sank as much as 0.57% to 82.02 yen, its weakest level in a month, and was last down 0.32% at $0.72035. The greenback slipped 0.15% to 113.915 yen, a one-week low.
Fine-art lending programs are a wealth-planning strategy designed to help individuals looking to fund an investment in fine art or make an addition to their personal collection. Arena will be responsible for structuring highly complex art loans for Ultra-High-Net-Worth (UNHW) individuals at Deutsche Bank in Florida and will report to Bill Lordi, head of lending at Deutsche Bank's international private bank in the Americas, according to the memo.
The plastics melting business got a boost with the Legislature’s approval of a bill that makes opening in South Carolina easier, despite environmental concerns
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Yemen lost its connection to the internet nationwide early Friday after Saudi-led airstrikes targeted a site in the contested city of Hodeida, an advocacy group said. NetBlocks.org said the connection dropped out around 3 a.m. local. It said Yemen was "in the midst of a nation-scale internet blackout following airstrike on (a) telecom building." The Saudi-led coalition battling the Houthi rebels who hold Yemen's capital, Sanaa, acknowledged carrying out “accura
Gyms and fitness centres in Prince Rupert are pumped up for action and re-opening on Jan. 20 after a weeks-long closure mandated by the province. The new rules state adult indoor individual, group fitness or exercise activities, and adult dance classes, are allowed with increased safety protocols and capacity limits. “It looks like back to normal for us,” Yvonne Campbell, owner of Genetics Fitness, said. “I can breathe again. As a small business owner, it was extremely overwhelming during the ho
President Joe Biden will urge U.S. mayors on Friday to use more of their state and local COVID-19 aid funds to expand their workforces, a White House official said, an effort partly aimed at easing economic bottlenecks and inflation. In an address to the U.S. Conference of Mayors' winter meeting on Friday in Washington, Biden will call to spend more on worker training programs, apprenticeships, education and child care to help develop a stronger workforce and reduce income inequality, the official told Reuters. Cities have wide-ranging ability to use money from the $350 billion State and Local Fiscal Relief Fund, which was approved in last year's American Rescue Plan COVID-19 aid legislation.
Ariel Epstein breaks down her top plays for the NBA DFS slate on Friday, Jan. 21
She told BuzzFeed News it was a joke, adding that she's "too short to see anyone’s yarmulke."
TOKYO (AP) — Restaurants and bars will close early in Tokyo and a dozen other areas across Japan beginning Friday as Japan widens COVID-19 restrictions due to the omicron variant causing cases to surge to new highs in metropolitan areas. The restraint, which is something of a pre-state of emergency, is the first since September and is scheduled to last through Feb. 13. With three other prefectures — Okinawa, Hiroshima and Yamaguchi — under similar measures since early January, the state of restr
Britain on Friday warned Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping that the West would stand together to fight for democracy against dictatorships which it said were more emboldened than at any time since the Cold War. Western leaders say the 21st Century will be defined by a struggle between democracies and rivals such as China and Russia who they say are challenging the post-Cold War consensus militarily, technologically and economically. Speaking in Australia, British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss will say the West must respond together to global threats, deepen ties with democracies in the Indo-Pacific and "face down global aggressors".
Sorrento Therapeutics announced the results of lab tests showing that one of its antibodies far exceeds the viral blocking power of any currently authorized antibody treatment against omicron. The company plans to incorporate the drug in nasal drops.
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Doctors and patients criticise state government decision to suspend procedures during Covid wave
WINNIPEG — American investigators believe the deaths of four people, including a baby and a teen, whose bodies were found in Manitoba near the United States border are linked to a larger human smuggling operation. The United States Attorney's Office for the District of Minnesota said Steve Shand, 47, has been charged with human smuggling after seven Indian nationals were found in the U.S. and the discovery of the bodies. Court documents filed Wednesday in support of Shand's arrest allege one of
Woodstock businessman and gym owner Dana Patterson says New Brunswick's small business owners are paying the price for a government trying to look like it's doing something to battle COVID-19 spread. This time, Patterson is taking a stand. The doors of REPS 24-Hour Training Fitness and Tanning remain open, despite government-issued emergency order mandates forcing the gym's closure. "This is a PR thing to say they're doing something, and they're picking on the little guys," Patterson said. The N
Personal drones that can transport one or two passengers will soon be available for anyone to buy.
A 1979 congressional report found that King died due to a gunshot wound. Biographers say there's no evidence King was smothered in a hospital room.
“There's nothing wrong with my mental health.”
The Bank of England will press ahead with its tightening cycle next month as red-hot inflation runs well ahead of target and the economic threat from the Omicron coronavirus variant should prove milder than previous mutations, a Reuters poll found. Britain's central bank became last month the first major rate-setter to increase interest rates since the coronavirus pandemic began, surprising markets and many economists who had expected a delay. The central bank said at the time it had to act, even as the Omicron variant swept Britain, because it saw warning signs in underlying inflation pressures.
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