Zespri on full alert as China finds Covid-19 on a fruit sample

Kiwifruit marketer Zespri activated its emergency management plans after a sample of its fruit tested positive for Covid-19 in routine testing by Chinese officials. China is the $3 billion global exporter’s biggest market along with Japan. The greater China market returned $914m in FY21 for both New Zealand-grown and offshore-grown Zespri branded fruit. A Zespri… Continue reading Zespri on full alert as China finds Covid-19 on a fruit sample

Keith Vaz: Report finds former Labour MP engaged in ‘sustained’ campaign of bullying against Commons clerk

Former Labour MP and minister Keith Vaz engaged in a “hostile, sustained and harmful” campaign of bullying against a Commons clerk, a report has found, including likening her to a prostitute. An independent panel said his actions towards Jenny McCullough, who agreed to be identified, “represented sustained and unpleasant bullying” that had a “real and… Continue reading Keith Vaz: Report finds former Labour MP engaged in ‘sustained’ campaign of bullying against Commons clerk

Survey finds Europeans want home countries to regulate crypto, not EU

A large-scale poll across 12 European Union member states revealed that a majority of Europeans would prefer local governments to create and regulate cryptocurrencies. Redfield & Wilton Strategies carried out a survey for Euronews, polling 31,000 respondents from Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal and Spain. Against the backdrop… Continue reading Survey finds Europeans want home countries to regulate crypto, not EU

Survey finds 77% of Russian investors prefer Bitcoin to gold and forex

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC) are getting increasingly popular with Russian investors, apparently displacing traditional investment products, according to a new survey. Russia’s Association of Forex Dealers (AFD), a local self-regulatory organization focused on the foreign exchange market, polled 502 Russian investors to find out the local investor sentiment regarding cryptocurrencies. Released on Aug. 31, the… Continue reading Survey finds 77% of Russian investors prefer Bitcoin to gold and forex

Bitcoin Finds Its Way Into $45 Billion Hedge Fund's Balance Sheet

The list of institutional investors and hedge funds in cryptocurrencies just got a new addition to it. GoldenTree, a hedge fund with over $45 billion under management, has reportedly added Bitcoin to its balance sheet. It was reported that two anonymous sources with knowledge on the development said the New York-based firm has added Bitcoin… Continue reading Bitcoin Finds Its Way Into $45 Billion Hedge Fund's Balance Sheet

Study finds mouthwash test to detect Covid just as accurate as swab

End of nose swabs? New study suggests mouthwash test is just as accurate as nasal exam in detecting Covid Scientists at German university found mouthwash test as reliable as nasal swab It uses PCR to detect Covid and provides real time sensitive results, experts say The test does not have to be carried out by… Continue reading Study finds mouthwash test to detect Covid just as accurate as swab

Woman finds boyfriend sent sexually explicit messages to young girls

Woman who suspected her boyfriend was cheating on her discovers he was sending sexually explicit messages to underage girls after logging into his Instagram account Louis Davison pretended to be 15 to with girls aged 13 to 15 on social media site   He asked one to send him a video of herself carrying out a… Continue reading Woman finds boyfriend sent sexually explicit messages to young girls

Wildlife manager finds $1.2 million in cocaine at Cape Canaveral beach

More On: cocaine 25 pounds of cocaine, $350K confiscated in Bronx drug bust ‘El Chapo’s beauty-queen wife to plead guilty in drug-trafficking case Eurovision winner tests negative for cocaine after drug use accusation Italian mobster known as ‘Cocaine King of Milan’ busted in Brazil years after prison escape A Florida wildlife manager searching for sea… Continue reading Wildlife manager finds $1.2 million in cocaine at Cape Canaveral beach

Undecided Murkowski finds out Tanden tweeted mean things about her through a reporter

Fox News Flash top headlines for February 24 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. Neera Tanden may have botched her last shot to direct the Office of Management and Budget through an old tweet she forgot to delete about Sen. Lisa Murkowski. “No offense but this sounds like you’re… Continue reading Undecided Murkowski finds out Tanden tweeted mean things about her through a reporter

Poll finds four in 10 Brits believe the stock market is as risky as crypto

A new poll carried out by Piplsay has found that 41% of Brits now believe there is an equal amount of risk to investing in cryptocurrencies as the stock market. The survey of 6,070 British residents above the age of 18 suggests that adults based in the U.K. are starting to view cryptocurrency and the… Continue reading Poll finds four in 10 Brits believe the stock market is as risky as crypto

Poolin finds partner as it eyes North America expansion

Hong Kong-based block reward mining pool Poolin has acquired the hashrate of rival NovaBlock to expand into North America and increase its hash power dominance.  According to an announcement on its website outlining the hash migration, NovaBlock completed the transfer to Poolin on February 8. The takeover netted Poolin an additional 1,681.83 petahashes per second… Continue reading Poolin finds partner as it eyes North America expansion

DAO Maker’s New Token Finds a Home

For years, DAO Maker has been a force within the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry, providing insights and software for some of the biggest names in the space. These include the LTO Network, Elrond Network, Harmony Protocol, and the Orion Protocol amongst their projects.  Now, DAO Maker is taking a new direction in their business model,… Continue reading DAO Maker’s New Token Finds a Home

AG report finds NY nursing homes with low staffing had most deaths

More On: Coronavirus in NY NY has used 100 percent of its first dose COVID-19 allocation Yankee Stadium will finally be a COVID vaccination site — but there’s a catch NYC lays out COVID-19 precautions for Blue Moon Hotel homeless shelter Cuomo’s not off the hook for refusing to release COVID nursing home death data:… Continue reading AG report finds NY nursing homes with low staffing had most deaths

New Study Finds 80% White Respondents are Aware of Bitcoin Compared to 61% of Black Respondents & 66% of Hispanic Respondents

A leading financial website, SimpleMoneyLyfe, today released the results of the most extensive study ever conducted in the crypto industry. The study uncovers the awareness of the cryptocurrency market by ethnicity and gender, among other factors related to cryptocurrencies and the blockchain industry.  After analyzing exclusive survey results and public databases, SimpleMoneyLyfe researchers concluded that… Continue reading New Study Finds 80% White Respondents are Aware of Bitcoin Compared to 61% of Black Respondents & 66% of Hispanic Respondents

Fed survey finds economy slowing in some areas of country

Fox Business Flash top headlines for January 13 Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com.  A Federal Reserve survey of U.S. business conditions has found modest economic gains at the start of the year, although some parts of the country saw slowdowns stemming from a renewed surge of COVID-19… Continue reading Fed survey finds economy slowing in some areas of country

Amateur archaeologist finds 900-year-old arrowhead washed up by Thames

Amateur archaeologist finds 900-year-old arrowhead washed up by the Thames that could have been fired from the Tower of London under the reign of Richard I Monika Buttling-Smith, 33, found rare longbow arrowhead by Tower of London The 2in by 5in point was preserved by mud in the River Thames for 900 years Arrowhead may have… Continue reading Amateur archaeologist finds 900-year-old arrowhead washed up by Thames

Warning for PM as poll finds Labour would reclaim Red Wall in election

Alarm bells for Boris as huge poll finds Labour would reclaim Red Wall in an election – and the PM would lose his OWN seat Massive poll produced seat-by-seat predictions for the results of an election Labour was on track to win back most of the Red Wall seats Tories took in 2019 The PM… Continue reading Warning for PM as poll finds Labour would reclaim Red Wall in election

USPS watchdog finds operation changes negatively affected mail services during election year

Fox News Flash top headlines for October 21 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. The government watchdog for the United States Postal Service concluded in a report released this week, that modifications made by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy “negatively” affected the efficiency of the U.S. mail system. In… Continue reading USPS watchdog finds operation changes negatively affected mail services during election year

Court finds blockchain firm guilty of license violation — but CEO vows to fight back

Dutch open-source blockchain software developer Jelurida has won its case in the Netherlands against Apollo Fintech for breach of copyright. On Sept. 22, a Dutch court ruled against Apollo for cloning over 75% of its code from Jelurida’s Nxt (NXT) blockchain software code but failing to adhere to the developer’s Jelurida Public License (JPL). Alongside… Continue reading Court finds blockchain firm guilty of license violation — but CEO vows to fight back

Intra-Cellular Therapies Finds Euphoria in Bipolar Study Results

Intra-Cellular Therapies Inc. (NASDAQ: ITCI) was one of the biggest winners on Wednesday after the company announced positive results from its late-stage clinical trial in patients with bipolar disorder. The Phase 3 trial (Study 402) evaluated lumateperone as adjunctive therapy to lithium or valproate in the treatment of major depressive episodes associated with bipolar 1… Continue reading Intra-Cellular Therapies Finds Euphoria in Bipolar Study Results

State Dept. watchdog finds UK ambassador made 'inappropriate or insensitive' comments

Fox Business Flash top headlines for August 12 Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. U.S. Ambassador to the United Kingdom Woody Johnson made “inappropriate or insensitive remarks” during his time as a diplomat, according to the conclusions by the State Department’s independent watchdog, which recommended additional investigation by the agency.… Continue reading State Dept. watchdog finds UK ambassador made 'inappropriate or insensitive' comments

USDA finds coronavirus-related meat plant shutdowns behind cattle, beef price disparity

Tyson lowering beef prices; coronavirus slows down runway fashion Fox Business Briefs: Tyson Foods slashes beef prices saying they want to keep the beef on family tables; Dolce & Gabbana say after COVID-19 pandemic the fashion industry will have to adapt. The U.S. Department of Agriculture revealed in a report that the coronavirus pandemic disrupted the meat… Continue reading USDA finds coronavirus-related meat plant shutdowns behind cattle, beef price disparity

Animals saved as zoo finds them all new homes after Covid-19 closure

Penguins, otters and seals are saved as zoo finds new homes for all its animals after being forced to close permanently by Covid-19 New homes have been found for all animals at Living Coasts in Torquay, Devon Wild Planet Trust announced it cannot afford to reopen the site after Covid-19 Zoos and aquariums worldwide have… Continue reading Animals saved as zoo finds them all new homes after Covid-19 closure

Shock poll finds Scots WOULD vote to break up the UK

Shock poll finds Scots WOULD vote to break up the UK as Nicola Sturgeon and Boris Johnson battle over holding fresh referendum YouGov finds majority of Scots support independence for first time since 2015 Lead of 51 per cent to 49 per cent within margin of error but will alarm unionists But some 56 per… Continue reading Shock poll finds Scots WOULD vote to break up the UK