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Mild temperatures Saturday before rain late and on Sunday.
Mild temperatures Saturday before rain late and on Sunday.
S&P Global downgraded the bank deeper into junk status on Sunday and said the recent cash infusion from 11 large U.S. banks may not solve its liquidity problems. JPMorgan Chase & Co, Citigroup Inc, Bank of America Corp were down between 0.6% and 1.5%. Global bank stocks and bonds also came under pressure after UBS Group sealed a state-backed takeover of troubled peer Credit Suisse Group AG.
The past 15 months have been disastrous for the major stock market indexes, but one has fared better than its peers. The Dow Jones Industrial Average has fallen around 12% since the end of 2021. While traditionally filled with industrial and financial stocks, there aren't any specific rules that determine which companies become one of the Dow's 30 components.
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Spanish environmental groups on Monday called on the European Union to open an inquiry into the approval of 26.4 million euros ($28.1 million) of “green” economic recovery funds to join two ski resorts in the rapidly warming Pyrenees mountain range. Five Spanish groups sent a delegation to Brussels for meetings this week with European Union lawmakers and officials to urge greater scrutiny of a project they say will cause irreversible damage to the glacial valley of Canal Roya in the Aragon region. The EU’s 724 billion-euro ($763-billion) COVID-19 recovery program is supposed to support member states to “build a greener, more digital and more resilient future," with stringent rules on impacting biodiversity, water use and carbon emissions.
The Masters Tournament is kicked off by Drive, Chip, and Putt, a youth golf competition for kids ages 7-15. Only 80 athletes from across the country qualify for the prestigious event and Metro Detroit boasts two of the special qualifiers. If you ask any golfer where their bucket list golf trip would be, chances are they would say Augusta National. Well, two local youth golfers get the chance to cross that one off their list. Lyla Hampton is 14-years-old and in ninth grade from Grosse Pointe Park. Robbie Melendez is from Ann Arbor and is 11-years-old in fifth grade.
The app, owned by Chinese internet company ByteDance, has beens banned on Government phones amid fears of sensitive data being accessed.
Transport secretary gives rail firm six-month extension after pointing to improvements but Labour says decision is inexplicable
At least three Kenyan legislators and several protesters have been arrested in protests in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, organized by the opposition demanding the resignation of President William Ruto. Hundreds of demonstrators spread across the city have not managed to reach the designated meeting point in the central business district as police dispersed them with teargas through the morning. The opposition called for protests against Ruto who they say was not validly elected in the August 2022 elections.
Six central banks move to keep credit flowing worldwide after two big institutions collapsed.
Having been in the men's top 10 tennis players since winning his first Barcelona Open title in 2005, Rafael Nadal has finally dropped out.
The report focuses on the On-Demand Home Services Market Segmentation by Type of Services (Cleaning, Repairs and Maintenance, Beauty and Others); By Geography (Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Other Emirates); By Deployment (Online and Offline). UAE On-Demand Home Services Industry report concludes with projections for the future of the industry including forecasted market size by 2026, and analysts’ take on the future highlighting the major opportunities.Gurugram, India, March 20, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dig
Baidu's Ernie bot can within seconds generate pictures of flowers and write Tang dynasty-style poems but will decline questions about Chinese President Xi Jinping by saying it has not yet learnt how to answer them, Reuters tests showed. The Chinese search engine giant last week unveiled China's closest rival to OpenAI's chatbot ChatGPT and from Thursday allowed users to apply for access to it. Some analysts and users soon began posting positive reviews of their experiences with Ernie bot, and side-by-side comparisons with ChatGPT, that drove Baidu's share price higher.
'Baking' the world a 'butter' place is the goal of 11-year-old Genevieve Kashat. The Troy-based girl owns Gen's Kreations, an online bakery serving the metro Detroit area since 2020. "I sell cheesecakes in a jar, cupcakes, cakes, and many different types of macrons," said Genevieve. Genevieve's passion for baking started at the age of three when she would watch her mom, Evon, make banana bread.
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Royal family celebrated Mother’s Day with a series of previously unseen photos, along with a touching tribute to the late Queen Elizabeth II
INTERVIEW: Megan Graye sits down with frontman Ruban Nielson to discuss addiction, how family and music collided for the band’s new album – and why his existential dread has faded
Robert Costello is expected to contradict public statements Michael Cohen has made about the payments to Stormy Daniels and cast doubts on his credibility
For all the good that social media has done, it's increasingly difficult to ignore its dark sides. Many studies show links between heavy social media use and a decline in mental health. Isa Watson had her own reckoning with the dangers of relying on the virtual world for validation. To counter the more toxic aspects of social media, she founded Squad, a mobile application centered on nourishing friendships. The US entrepreneur has now written a book entitled "Life Beyond Likes: Logging Off Your Screen and Into Your Life". She joined us for Perspective.Read more on FRANCE 24 English
Banking stocks on the FTSE 100 and oil and gas prices have tumbled after the historic state-backed rescue of troubled lender Credit Suisse by Swiss rival UBS Group.