Cardano (ADA) To Launch New DeFi Platform

Cardano (ADA) is ready to expand its decentralized finance (DeFi) infrastructure in the coming months. The blockchain network should now complete an upgrade in order for this new project to take shape. Cardano developers want to bring DeFi solutions to one of the most promising eco-systems in the cryptocurrency market.  Cardano Developers Work on DeFi… Continue reading Cardano (ADA) To Launch New DeFi Platform

Most & Least Federally Dependent States

Millions of American households benefited from federal emergency unemployment programs. These programs offered financial support to workers who lost their jobs due to the coronavirus pandemic and its crippling economic impact. Not anymore. Federal emergency jobless benefits to the unemployed, the long-term unemployed, and the self-employed (including gig workers) ended on Sept. 6 amid a… Continue reading Most & Least Federally Dependent States

Marc Short warns Joe Biden, Democrats looking to create ‘a welfare state’

Marc Short: Joe Biden, Democrats looking to create ‘a welfare state’ Former Pence chief of staff Marc Short calls out the Democrats’ spending, arguing the ‘dependency they’re trying to create’ upon the U.S. government is ‘mind boggling.’ Former Pence chief of staff Marc Short sounds the alarm as Democrats look to increase taxes amid the… Continue reading Marc Short warns Joe Biden, Democrats looking to create ‘a welfare state’

War veteran Kyle Van De Water is found dead in cemetery weeks after dropping out of his second bid for US House

A NEW York congressional candidate was found dead in a cemetery – just weeks after dropping out of his second bid for the US House of Representatives. Afghanistan veteran Kyle Van De Water, 41, died unexpectedly on Tuesday. He was found dead by cops at New York's Poughkeepsie rural cemetery. Police are investigating the death… Continue reading War veteran Kyle Van De Water is found dead in cemetery weeks after dropping out of his second bid for US House

Lawyer who stole £280k from dead pensioner's estate is struck off

Lawyer, 66, who stole £280,000 from dead pensioner’s estate then sent half to his cash-strapped ex-wife and lavished £55,000 on his ‘excessive lifestyle’ is struck off Lawyer Andrew Eastham, 66, has been struck off for taking £280,000 from deceased pensioner’s estate He spent over £55,000 on an ‘excessive lifestyle’ and sent his ex-wife £150,000 Solicitor… Continue reading Lawyer who stole £280k from dead pensioner's estate is struck off

ATF agents first in Justice Department to wear body cameras

Fox News Flash top headlines for September 1 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. WASHINGTON — The Justice Department has identified the first set of federal agents to wear body cameras under a new policy that reversed a yearslong ban, Attorney General Merrick Garland said Wednesday. The agents,… Continue reading ATF agents first in Justice Department to wear body cameras

Ghana's vice president declares Africa should embrace digital currencies

Ghana’s vice president Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia believes that African governments need to embrace digital currencies to facilitate trade throughout the continent. As reported by Ghanaweb Bawumia outlined his argument during the Fifth Ghana International Trade and Finance Conference, which boasted the theme of “Facilitating Trade and Trade-Finance in AfCFTA; The Role of the Financial Services… Continue reading Ghana's vice president declares Africa should embrace digital currencies

De Blasio sends in NYPD, clears out illegal Bronx vendors after Post report

More On: nypd Cold-hearted thief swipes tourist’s engagement ring, wedding band in NYC Bee-lieve it: 10k bees removed from NYC recycling receptacle Video shows man who sucker punched woman on subway platform Innocent bystander injured in broad daylight NYC shooting Cops were sent in Wednesday morning to clear out illegal vendors from a Bronx corridor… Continue reading De Blasio sends in NYPD, clears out illegal Bronx vendors after Post report

Banque de France Conducts Cross-Border Central Bank Digital Currency Experiment

France’s apex bank and Singapore’s monetary authority have collaborated on a cross-border central bank digital currency (CBDC) project. The partnership is the latest example of the emerging international cooperation among central banks in CBDC development across the world. Wholesale CBDC Pilot Between France and Singapore According to an announcement issued on Thursday (July 8, 2021),… Continue reading Banque de France Conducts Cross-Border Central Bank Digital Currency Experiment

Banque de France Conducts Cross-Border Central Bank Digital Currency Experiment

France’s apex bank and Singapore’s monetary authority have collaborated on a cross-border central bank digital currency (CBDC) project. The partnership is the latest example of the emerging international cooperation among central banks in CBDC development across the world. Wholesale CBDC Pilot Between France and Singapore According to an announcement issued on Thursday (July 8, 2021),… Continue reading Banque de France Conducts Cross-Border Central Bank Digital Currency Experiment

South African asset manager denies stealing billions from users, claims $5M was lost in hack

Raees Cajee, the co-founder of South African crypto investment platform AfriCrypt, has denied claims that he and his brother ran off with billions in investor funds, asserting the platform lost $5 million in a hack. Last week, Cointelegraph reported that AfriCrypt — an asset manager purporting to offer daily returns of up to 10% that… Continue reading South African asset manager denies stealing billions from users, claims $5M was lost in hack

2-year-old boy shot dead on Detroit interstate

Multiple arrests have been made after 2-year-old Brison Christian, the nephew of a Detroit police officer, was gunned down on an interstate, authorities said. Brison and his family were traveling on Interstate 75 in Detroit when shots were fired at 9:45 p.m. Thursday, Michigan State Police said. Brison’s father, Brian Christian, said he saw a… Continue reading 2-year-old boy shot dead on Detroit interstate

In wake of Lisa Banes' death, Bill de Blasio calls for more e-scooters, e-bikes regulations

Fox News Flash top headlines for June 16 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is calling for more regulation of electric scooters and bikes after the Monday death of actress Lisa Banes.  A scooter or motorcycle struck Banes while she was… Continue reading In wake of Lisa Banes' death, Bill de Blasio calls for more e-scooters, e-bikes regulations

JD Group boss defends bonus despite retailer accepting Covid support

Near-£6m for Peter Cowgill came as group took more than £100m in business rates relief and furlough Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Last modified on Mon 14 Jun 2021 16.12 EDT The boss of the retailer JD Group has defended receiving a multimillion-pound bonus during the coronavirus pandemic at the same… Continue reading JD Group boss defends bonus despite retailer accepting Covid support

NYPD boss Shea a no-show as de Blasio hammered over shooting surge

More On: dermot shea Dermot Shea says NYPD did ‘phenomenal job’ during George Floyd protests NYC needs a new war on guns Rookie mistake? NYPD commish banking on newbies to stop surge in gun violence Council Speaker Johnson supports Finance chair who clashed with NYPD commish on OT Police Commissioner Dermot Shea was once again… Continue reading NYPD boss Shea a no-show as de Blasio hammered over shooting surge

De Blasio hits back after 7 of 8 NYC mayoral candidates say they don't want his endorsement

Fox News Flash top headlines for June 3 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. During a bitter debate, Wednesday night over who would be the next leader of the nation’s biggest city, almost all Democratic candidates for New York City mayor were on the same page about one… Continue reading De Blasio hits back after 7 of 8 NYC mayoral candidates say they don't want his endorsement

Indian city's death data suggests official tally of COVID fatalities is too low

SURAT, India (Reuters) – At least seven crematoriums and graveyards in India’s western city of Surat saw a more than three-fold rise in the number of cremations and burials last month compared with a year ago, suggesting many more COVID-19 fatalities than an official tally.Workers move the body of a person who died from the… Continue reading Indian city's death data suggests official tally of COVID fatalities is too low

De Blasio: All NYC schools will be 100% in-person in September, no remote option

Fox News Flash top headlines for May 24 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. New York City’s massive public school system will be in-person only when students return in September for the next academic year, bringing an end to remote learning, Mayor Bill De Blasio announced Monday.   The… Continue reading De Blasio: All NYC schools will be 100% in-person in September, no remote option

Kohl’s Swings To Profit In Q1; Results Top Estimates

Department store chain Kohl’s Corp. (KSS) on Thursday reported a profit for the first quarter compared to a steep loss last year, boosted by improved margins, lower expenses and higher revenues. Adjusted earnings per share and quarterly revenues came in well above analysts’ expectations. The company also raised its earnings and net sales growth guidance… Continue reading Kohl’s Swings To Profit In Q1; Results Top Estimates

Bafta 'spent two weeks deciding how to respond to sexual harassment claims against Noel Clarke'

BAFTA spent two weeks deciding how best to respond to sexual harassment allegations against actor Noel Clarke, it has been reported. The Kidulthood actor has been accused of a range of acts – including sharing sexually explicit pictures and videos without consent. Clarke today said he is "deeply sorry" and is "seeking professional help" after the… Continue reading Bafta 'spent two weeks deciding how to respond to sexual harassment claims against Noel Clarke'

Humana to buy rest of Kindred at Home for $5.7 billion to expand patient care

(Reuters) -U.S. health insurer Humana Inc said on Tuesday it will acquire the 60% stake that it did not own in home health and hospice provider Kindred at Home from TPG Capital for $5.7 billion to expand its patient care business. Humana’s insurance business is focused on individuals in the U.S. government’s Medicare program for… Continue reading Humana to buy rest of Kindred at Home for $5.7 billion to expand patient care

5 BofA Securities Large-Cap Defensive Portfolio Stocks to Buy Before Earnings

After a massive run since March of 2020, stocks are starting to look a little tired, even though most across Wall Street expect earnings for this quarter and the rest of the year to be very good. Many strategists and economists also expect the gross domestic product numbers for 2021 to come in as high… Continue reading 5 BofA Securities Large-Cap Defensive Portfolio Stocks to Buy Before Earnings

Pakistan: Pair sentenced to death for raping woman in front of children after car ran out of fuel

Two men have been sentenced to death for raping a woman in front of her children on the side of a motorway after her car ran out of fuel near Lahore in Pakistan. Abid Malhi and Shafqat Hussain were also sentenced to 14 years’ imprisonment, time that must be served before any executions can take… Continue reading Pakistan: Pair sentenced to death for raping woman in front of children after car ran out of fuel

Bernie Sanders denies claim Dems are ‘exploiting’ COVID-19 relief bill to push other priorities

Potential minimum wage increase ‘catastrophe waiting to happen’: Economist Kevin Hassett Economist Kevin Hassett argues increasing the minimum wage to $15 would be a ‘devastating blow’ to small businesses that have had an incredibly challenging year.  Senator Bernie Sanders made an unsuccessful last-ditch effort Friday to get a $15 federal minimum wage hike passed as… Continue reading Bernie Sanders denies claim Dems are ‘exploiting’ COVID-19 relief bill to push other priorities