January 20, 2021

Jailed Russian critic Alexei Navalny released a video accusing Putin of secretly building a $1 billion coastal palace funded through bribes

Summary List Placement Alexei Navalny, the arch-critic of Vladimir Putin, has accused the Russian president of building a secret $1 billion coastal palace funded through […]
January 20, 2021

Parler was rejected by at least 6 large providers to host it after Amazon took it offline

Summary List Placement Social media platform Parler asked at least six large providers to host its website after Amazon Web Services (AWS) gave it the […]
January 20, 2021

Bubbly behavior is brewing in markets and Big Tech is reeling from 2 major political events this month — Three investing heavyweights that jointly manage almost $1 trillion break down the impact on these stocks and how to position

Summary List Placement Regulation of Big Tech firms, such as Google, Facebook and Amazon, became a major talking point among investors and strategists ahead of […]
January 20, 2021

Janet Yellen suggests 'curtailing' cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, saying they are mainly used for illegal financing

Summary List Placement Treasury secretary nominee Janet Yellen has suggested lawmakers should “curtail” the use of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, saying she is concerned that […]
January 20, 2021

Trump was talked out of pardoning himself at the last minute, with lawyers saying it would make him look guilty and possibly open up more legal issues

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump was talked out of issuing preemptive pardons for himself and members of his family, as well as clemency for […]
January 20, 2021

Trump pardoned ex-Google engineer Anthony Levandowski, who faced 18 months in prison for stealing trade secrets before working for Uber

Summary List Placement A former Google engineer facing prison for stealing trade secrets is among a long list of individuals granted last-minute pardons by outgoing […]
January 20, 2021

Theresa May blasts her successor Boris Johnson for abandoning the UK's 'global moral leadership'

Summary List Placement Former Prime Minister Theresa May has issued a fierce and direct criticism of her successor Boris Johnson, accusing him of “abandoning” the […]
January 20, 2021

Authors of a Trump report pushing for 'patriotic education' and downplaying slavery appear to have copied sections from an old op-ed

President Donald Trump at a White House event in November 2017. Behind him is a portrait of President Andrew Jackson, whose policies resulted in the […]
January 20, 2021

Netflix stock jumps 13% after the entertainment titan says it will end its borrowing binge and explore stock buybacks

Netflix Netflix stock surged 13% in premarket trading on Wednesday after fourth-quarter earnings beat forecasts. The video-streaming service added a record 37 million paid subscribers […]
January 20, 2021

Elon Musk's 'Not-A-Flamethrower' has been turning up in drug busts and weapon seizures

An attendee operates a Boring Co. flamethrower at the company’s photo booth during an unveiling event for the Boring Co. Hawthorne test tunnel in Hawthorne, […]