How did the UK’s main sectors fare after Covid measures were lifted in July?

Production was main contributor to July GDP growth, but legal activities fell by 7.3% during the month UK economic recovery stalled in July amid worker shortages Last modified on Fri 10 Sep 2021 10.39 EDT The UK’s economic recovery from the pandemic stumbled in July, even as most Covid restrictions were lifted. Monthly growth was… Continue reading How did the UK’s main sectors fare after Covid measures were lifted in July?

BTC price crash: Why did it happen? Join Sam Bankman-Fried live on ‘The Market Report’

“The Market Report” with Cointelegraph is live right now! Tune in to watch Cointelegraph host and analyst Benton Yaun alongside resident market experts Jordan Finneseth and Yashu Gola. Today’s menu: the dramatic Bitcoin (BTC) price flash crash to $43,000 on Tuesday. What caused the crash? Was it market manipulation, leverage liquidations, El Salvador’s Bitcoin Law,… Continue reading BTC price crash: Why did it happen? Join Sam Bankman-Fried live on ‘The Market Report’

How much did 'Field of Dreams' make at the box office in 1989?

Original movies are over-performing, despite box office slump Elizabeth Wagmeister on box office Renewed attention is being paid to the 1989 Kevin Costner-led sports film "Field of Dreams," prompting many to wonder if its enduring popularity was matched by its financial success at the time.  More than 30 years after its release, the New York… Continue reading How much did 'Field of Dreams' make at the box office in 1989?

John McAfee did NOT own condo in collapsed Florida tower despite disturbing conspiracies claiming he stored files there

SOFTWARE pioneer John McAfee did not own an apartment in the Miami apartment block that collapsed on Thursday, it has been revealed. A disturbing conspiracy theory claimed the tech mogul, 75, stored files in a condo of the 12-story tower in Surfside, Florida. A tweet from June 21 that was supposedly shared read: “If anyone… Continue reading John McAfee did NOT own condo in collapsed Florida tower despite disturbing conspiracies claiming he stored files there

What did Jon Stewart say on Stephen Colbert's show?

COMEDIAN Jon Stewart has faced backlash after his comments about the Covid-19 outbreak. Joining his friend Stephen Colbert on the Late Show he supported the lab-leak theory of Covid-19 that sees the virus originating in Wuhan, China, where the Wuhan Institute of Virology is. What did Jon Stewart say about coronavirus? When Stewart was asked what… Continue reading What did Jon Stewart say on Stephen Colbert's show?

Paddy Power 'did not really care when dealing with compulsive gambler'

Paddy Power ‘did not really care’ as it offered gambling addict businessman a £20,000 bonus and plied him with ‘lavish’ hospitality at sporting events as he racked up £77,846 in losses on bets totalling £2.3 million, court hears Tony Parente was behaving ‘like a problem gambler’, the High Court heard  He was offered a £20,000… Continue reading Paddy Power 'did not really care when dealing with compulsive gambler'

Did Bitcoin Just Stumble Below $36,000 On Reports Of Chinese Weibo Blocking Many Crypto-Related Accounts?

The recent regulatory crackdown on bitcoin and crypto in China has reached a new dimension, with the country’s social media giant Weibo banning several crypto-related accounts. The news was reported by Colin Wu or Wu Blockchain on Twitter, the author of the Chinese crypto newsletter Wublock, who described this as “the harshest suspension of crypto… Continue reading Did Bitcoin Just Stumble Below $36,000 On Reports Of Chinese Weibo Blocking Many Crypto-Related Accounts?

Boris Johnson wedding: How did the Prime Minister marry Carrie Symonds in a Catholic church?

BORIS Johnson wed Carrie Symonds in a top-secret ceremony at Westminster Cathedral today. The PM and his bride invited their 30 guests at the last minute – days after sending out 'save the date' invitations for Saturday, July 30 2022. ?Follow our Boris Johnson live blog for all the latest news and updates And the… Continue reading Boris Johnson wedding: How did the Prime Minister marry Carrie Symonds in a Catholic church?

Who is George Jung and how did he die?

GEORGE Jung is a drug dealer who spent decades behind bars for smuggling cocaine. It was recently announced that Jung had passed away. Who is George Jung? George Jung is the famous cocaine smuggler portrayed by Johnny Depp in the film Blow. Jung, more popularly known as "Boston George," served 20 years in prison for… Continue reading Who is George Jung and how did he die?

Greensill: How did the David Cameron lobbying scandal unfold?

A lobbying row has engulfed ex-prime minister David Cameron and also dragged in former and current government ministers and officials. So how did it all begin? February 2010 Then opposition leader David Cameron uses a speech to forecast how political lobbying is “the next big scandal waiting to happen” and says the Conservatives “must be… Continue reading Greensill: How did the David Cameron lobbying scandal unfold?

Nicola Sturgeon did not breach ministerial code over Salmond case, investigation finds

Nicola Sturgeon did not breach the ministerial code over her handling of the Alex Salmond harassment case, an independent investigation has found. The finding was made by James Hamilton, the Scottish government’s independent adviser on ministerial standards. He had been asked to examine whether Scotland’s first minister “attempted to influence the conduct of the investigation” into… Continue reading Nicola Sturgeon did not breach ministerial code over Salmond case, investigation finds

What did Joe Biden say in his speech Wednesday, January 27, 2021?

PRESIDENT Joe Biden, who has been in office for one week, spoke to the American public on January 27. Biden addressed the nation from the White House. What did Biden say during his speech? The president discussed climate change, jobs, and the task of restoring scientific integrity. "Today is climate day at the White House,"… Continue reading What did Joe Biden say in his speech Wednesday, January 27, 2021?

What did Biden say in his speech today, January 20 2021?

PRESIDENT-elect Joe Biden took the oath of office today, January 20, at the West Front of the US Capitol. In his first address as president of the United States, Biden said "his whole soul" is invested in changing the course of American history. Read our Inauguration Day 2021 live blog for the very latest news… Continue reading What did Biden say in his speech today, January 20 2021?

Did Bitcoin just bottom? BTC reclaims $19K as new rally gains steam

The price of Bitcoin (BTC) has started to rally once again on Dec. 13, rising above $19,200 after dropping to sub-$17,600 on Friday. The significant increase in buyer demand in that area indicates that BTC may have just seen a short-term bottom. When Bitcoin initially dropped to around $17,700, on-chain analysts, including Edward Morra and… Continue reading Did Bitcoin just bottom? BTC reclaims $19K as new rally gains steam

Did Fox Business book a Bitcoin SV proponent by mistake?

An unusual interview with Bitcoin SV (BSV) proponent Jimmy Nguyen on Fox Business earlier today appears to have been cut short after Nguyen kept criticizing Bitcoin. Nguyen appeared on the Dec. 3 episode of Fox Business’ Varney and Co. to discuss the increasing interest around Bitcoin, but the interview came to an abrupt end after… Continue reading Did Fox Business book a Bitcoin SV proponent by mistake?

Did Satoshi choose to publish Bitcoin's whitepaper on Halloween as another Easter egg?

Satoshi Nakamoto announced the Bitcoin whitepaper on a cryptography mailing list on Halloween 2008. It could be the case that this was a meaningless coincidence, but when we take into account the meticulous planning behind Bitcoin’s launch party, the chosen date begins to look more meaningful. Halloween is the carnival time, a ritual day when… Continue reading Did Satoshi choose to publish Bitcoin's whitepaper on Halloween as another Easter egg?

Did Biden call Trump racist and what did he say about Abraham Lincoln?

DONALD Trump was accused of "pouring fuel on every single racist fire" in America during the final US presidential debate. “I am the least racist person in this room,” Trump retorted to Democratic opponent Joe Biden. ⚠️ Read our US election live blog for the very latest on the 2020 race to the White House… Continue reading Did Biden call Trump racist and what did he say about Abraham Lincoln?

Did Biden call Trump racist and what did he say about Abraham Lincoln?

DONALD Trump was accused of "pouring fuel on every single racist fire" in America during the final US presidential debate. “I am the least racist person in this room,” Trump retorted to Democratic opponent Joe Biden. ⚠️ Read our US election live blog for the very latest on the 2020 race to the White House… Continue reading Did Biden call Trump racist and what did he say about Abraham Lincoln?

Librarian reveals she DID rearrange books behind Boris Johnson

Librarian reveals she DID rearrange books behind Boris Johnson to form covert message but the intended target was school management and it had gone unnoticed since she quit in FEBRUARY Boris Johnson made a speech at Castle Rock School in Coalville, Leicestershire Social media users then spotted a ‘covert message’ in the bookshelf behind him… Continue reading Librarian reveals she DID rearrange books behind Boris Johnson

Did Jack Daniels Thwart a Ransomware Attack or Not?

Ransomware gang REvil, known also as Sodinokibi, claims to have mounted a successful attack against the U.S. wine and spirits giant, Brown-Forman Corp — but the company claims otherwise. The company is the official manufacturer of Jack Daniels whiskey. According to cybersecurity services provider, AppGate, the famous alcoholic beverages manufacturer did fall victim to an… Continue reading Did Jack Daniels Thwart a Ransomware Attack or Not?

Did Jack Daniels Thwart a Ransomware Attack or Not?

Ransomware gang REvil, known also as Sodinokibi, claims to have mounted a successful attack against the U.S. wine and spirits giant, Brown-Forman Corp — but the company claims otherwise. The company is the official manufacturer of Jack Daniels whiskey. According to cybersecurity services provider, AppGate, the famous alcoholic beverages manufacturer did fall victim to an… Continue reading Did Jack Daniels Thwart a Ransomware Attack or Not?

When did Michael Cohen go to prison and why?

MICHAEL Cohen went to prison in December of 2018 for arranging payments in the 2016 election to silence women who claimed to have affairs with President Trump. The ex-lawyer pleaded guilty to tax evasion and campaign finance violations and was sentenced to three years in jail. Here is more on the Cohen case. Who is… Continue reading When did Michael Cohen go to prison and why?

Why Did LocalBitcoins Give Up Their Users’ Privacy?

Elena Tonoyan, the COO at LocalBitcoins, explains how the oldest peer-to-peer Bitcoin exchange has been stepping up the fight against criminal activities on the platform. As of 2019, LocalBitcoins has been cited as the exchange receiving the most criminal funds for three years in a row, according to a report by CypherTrace. The results for… Continue reading Why Did LocalBitcoins Give Up Their Users’ Privacy?

Did this Texan falsely file for PPP loans only to buy crypto with the funds? ⋆ ZyCrypto

A 29-year-old Houston man is facing charges of falsifying applications for a PPP loan and attempting to buy cryptocurrency with the funds. Joshua Thomas Argires is being accused of taking more than $1.1 million in Paycheck Protection Program loans to pay employees that never even existed. The Small Business Association’s Paycheck Protection Program is intended… Continue reading Did this Texan falsely file for PPP loans only to buy crypto with the funds? ⋆ ZyCrypto