Apollo CEO Leon Black Plans to Step Down After Jeffrey Epstein Payments
After an independent review revealed larger-than-expected payments to disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein that it nevertheless deemed justified, chief executive of Appolo Global Management Inc., Leon Black planned to step down as company's CEO.
Crypto Long & Short No, Bitcoin Is Not in a Bubble
To believe that a particularly bubbly idea, one that summons both refinement and honest marvel, could turn out to be so monetarily charged. A week ago, Bank of America Securities boss speculation specialist Michael Hartnett said in a note that bitcoin (BTC, +3.7%) resembles "the mother, everything being equal." Harnett is by all accounts utilizing the strength and speed of bitcoin's value as the base for his determination, as though that is the principle highlight of a monetary Bubble. It isn't.
Washington State Brokers' Partnership with Starbucks, Microsoft to Boost COVID-19 Vaccination
As part of a series of new efforts to help boost the state's coronavirus vaccination, Washington Governor Jay Inslee announced on Monday that their partners, Starbucks and Microsoft, will assist them on their move against COVID-19.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Regains World's Richest Person Title, Replacing Tesla CEO Elon Musk
Amazon CEO and Founder Jeff Bezos regained his title as the World's richest person days after Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk got the position.
Starbucks Closes Several New York Stores over Possible Protests Concern
As the United States braced for possible violence after the Capitol riot, Starbucks decided to close several New York city stores out of concern of potential protests.
Sweet'n Low Magnate Leaps To Death From His Luxury Apartment in New York
Sweet'N Low magnate Donald Tober leaped to death from his luxury apartment in New York. He was 89.
Tech Giants Join Forces To Create Digital COVID-19 Vaccination Passport
Health and technology groups are working together to develop a digital COVID-19 vaccination passport to allow airlines, businesses, and countries to see if a person received the vaccine.
Report: Google is Under Fire for Running Experiments of Removing Australian News Sites
Google is on fire after it removing some local news content in Australia from its search results as part of an “experiment.”
Facebook Hires Civil Rights Vice-President; a Former Obama Administration Worker
Facebook announced its first-ever vice president for civil rights on Monday. Facebook made its promise in July last year that it would be hiring a civil rights leader.
Firearm Sales Increase Days After Riots at the US Capitol
As Americans anticipate Joe Biden's administration to put additional gun control measures, firearm sales reached an all-time high in 2020.
Security Threat: Telegram ‘People Nearby’ Feature Could Let Hackers Know Your Exact Location, Researcher Says
Telegram launched a feature called 'People Nearby' for added functionality that might impose a potential threat, researcher says.
Bar Owners Sue Arkansas Over COVID-19 Curfew Reportedly Taking Their Livelihoods
Bar owners in Arkansas filed a lawsuit against the state, seeking to thwart COVID-19 restrictions. According to the lawsuit, the Arkansas Department of Health made an arbitrary decision when it commanded bars to close at 11 P.M.
Elon Musk's 150B Networth Ranks Him on Top of World's Richest People List
With a net worth of not less than $185 billion, business magnate, industrial designer, and engineer, Elon Musk just became the richest person in the world.
Keeping up with Credit Card Bills: How Long Can Americans Last?
Due largely to the government relief programs passed by Congress earlier this year, the coronavirus has not stopped Americans from keeping up with their credit card payments.
48 US States Sue Facebook for Alleged Abuse of Market Power
Forty-eight states and districts accused the American Social Media Conglomerate, Facebook, in separate lawsuits due to the alleged abuse in its market power in terms of social networking crushing smaller competitors, prompting Federal regulators on Wednesday sue to force a breakup with Facebook.