Senate awaits ruling on Dem plan to pass immigration in reconciliation, circumventing GOP

Fox News Flash top headlines for September 14 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. The Senate is waiting with baited breath as the Senate parliamentarian considers whether Democrats are allowed to include immigration reform in their $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill, a move that would allow Democrats to circumvent… Continue reading Senate awaits ruling on Dem plan to pass immigration in reconciliation, circumventing GOP

Briton who fled Afghanistan planning return ​to protect his family

EXCLUSIVE: British citizen who fled Afghanistan in 1998 is planning to return to Kabul and join the Taliban in desperate bid to protect his family trapped in the city Businessman Nabil* fled his native Afghanistan in 1998 to escape the Taliban  The former journalist was able to return to see family after 2001 US invasion… Continue reading Briton who fled Afghanistan planning return ​to protect his family

Judge scolds BitMEX lawsuit plaintiffs for offering him crypto ‘basics’ lessons

The California District Judge overseeing a racketeering suit filed against crypto derivatives exchange BitMEX, William H. Orrick, has rebuffed the plaintiffs’ motion offering to provide them with a tutorial on “cryptocurrency basics.” According to a July 13 report from Law360, the judge responded to Bitcoin Manipulation Abatement LLC (BMA)’s proposal with a one-page order on… Continue reading Judge scolds BitMEX lawsuit plaintiffs for offering him crypto ‘basics’ lessons

Social-First Crypto Trading Platforms Target Novice Enthusiasts

Communities of online traders have developed a distinct swagger recently, sharing their gains and losses with the world. For instance, one of Reddit’s most notorious subreddits is WallStreetBets (WSB) where members routinely share recent success and failures of their trading portfolios, alongside plenty of public jesting from fellow community members. This portfolio sharing in WSB… Continue reading Social-First Crypto Trading Platforms Target Novice Enthusiasts

MH370 pilot 'carefully planned' his flight path to avoid leaving clues

‘Depressed’ MH370 pilot ‘carefully planned’ his flight path to avoid leaving clues about where plane was heading before plunging into the Indian Ocean with 239 people on board, new research suggests Pilot Zaharie Ahmad Shah, deliberately changed the direction and speed of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, according to research The pilot changed the flight… Continue reading MH370 pilot 'carefully planned' his flight path to avoid leaving clues

Today's mortgage rates plummet below 3%, fall to a 60-day low | April 16, 2021

Check out the mortgage rates for April 16, 2021, which are trending down from yesterday. (iStock) Based on data compiled by Credible, mortgage rates across all loan types have fallen since yesterday. 30-year fixed mortgage rates: 2.750%, Down from 3.000%, -0.125 20-year fixed mortgage rates: 2.625%, Down from 2.750%, -0.125 15-year fixed mortgage rates: 2.125%,… Continue reading Today's mortgage rates plummet below 3%, fall to a 60-day low | April 16, 2021

Britain's Covid deaths plunge by 75% to lowest figure since SEPTEMBER

Britain’s Covid deaths plunge by 75% in a week to 17 in lowest daily figure since SEPTEMBER while cases rise by 5% to 5,342 (but TWICE as many tests were carried out yesterday compared to last Sunday) Department of Health data showed deaths were last at this level in September before cases spiralled A further… Continue reading Britain's Covid deaths plunge by 75% to lowest figure since SEPTEMBER

New PS5 virtual reality system launched with ‘dramatic leap in performance’

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox A new virtual reality system is being developed for the PlayStation 5. Sony said the next-gen VR headset will offer the "ultimate entertainment experience, with dramatic leaps in performance and interactivity”. It will replace its current PlayStation… Continue reading New PS5 virtual reality system launched with ‘dramatic leap in performance’

Verizon launches blockchain platform to verify its news releases

New York-based telecommunications company Verizon has announced the launch of a blockchain-based, “open-source newsroom product designed to raise the bar for corporate accountability,” according to its report released.  Verizon’s new initiative, dubbed the ‘Full Transparency,’ platform is meant to immutably document the company’s own news releases and provide a record of changes to communications on… Continue reading Verizon launches blockchain platform to verify its news releases

New Zealand has no imminent plans to issue CBDC, says central bank exec

Financial authorities in New Zealand are in no hurry to issue a central bank digital currency, or CBDC, according to a central bank executive. Christian Hawkesby, assistant governor at the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, claimed that the country has “no imminent plans” to issue a CBDC. In a speech on Monday, Hawkesby said that… Continue reading New Zealand has no imminent plans to issue CBDC, says central bank exec

Curtis Hill: NFL’s reported plans for ‘Black national anthem’ would celebrate national unity, spiritual faith

Fox News Flash top headlines for July 7 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. The National Football League reportedly plans to start Week One games by playing two separate anthems. Preceding kickoff, first will come the song known traditionally as the unofficial Black national anthem, the 120-year-old spiritual… Continue reading Curtis Hill: NFL’s reported plans for ‘Black national anthem’ would celebrate national unity, spiritual faith

Coronavirus: Travis Perkins plans to shed 2,500 jobs as virus hits demand

The UK’s largest building materials group has announced plans to cut 2,500 jobs as the coronavirus crisis takes its toll on demand. Travis Perkins, which has more than 20 businesses including the Wickes DIY chain, said it expected the looming COVID-19 recession to dent its business not only this year but also next. The company… Continue reading Coronavirus: Travis Perkins plans to shed 2,500 jobs as virus hits demand

Speaker Lindsay Hoyle backs plans for a 'virtual' House of Commons

The Zoom Parliament? Speaker Lindsay Hoyle backs plans for a ‘virtual’ House of Commons to allow ministers to face scrutiny if it is not safe for MPs to return to Westminster due to coronavirus later this month The Speaker became the most senior figure to demand new measures be taken MPs are currently on a… Continue reading Speaker Lindsay Hoyle backs plans for a 'virtual' House of Commons

Bitcoin Drop Due to 13K BTC PlusToken Scam, Not Coronavirus — Analysts

Bitcoin (BTC) began its sudden crash due to another giant sell-off from the PlusToken pyramid scheme, analysts are suggesting as BTC/USD lost $8,000 support. According to various online commentators citing Blockchain data, participants in the $2.9 billion scheme are again attempting to rid themselves of their BTC. Mixer moves likely mean selling Ergo, the Twitter… Continue reading Bitcoin Drop Due to 13K BTC PlusToken Scam, Not Coronavirus — Analysts

Paxos’ DLT Settlement Platform Is Live With Credit Suisse and Instinet

Paxos, a New York-regulated financial firm and the issuer of a USD-pegged stablecoin, has launched its blockchain-based settlement platform. After announcing Paxos Settlement Service in late 2019, Paxos Trust Company has launched the product to settle select United States-listed equity trades between the two broker-dealers, Swiss financial services firm Credit Suisse and Nomura Group-owned Instinet,… Continue reading Paxos’ DLT Settlement Platform Is Live With Credit Suisse and Instinet

Bitcoin Breaks $7,000 as Whale Dumps on Huobi

Bitcoin kept bleeding on Friday, extending the gradual losses from the past weeks. BTC broke below $7,000 just around the time US markets opened on Friday, sliding to $6,791.46. Is the Bitcoin Whale the Plus Token Scammer? The reason for the breakdown of bitcoin may be the wallet of the Plus Token scam, which is… Continue reading Bitcoin Breaks $7,000 as Whale Dumps on Huobi

Crypto.com Reveals Its 2020 Plan for World Domination

Crypto.com co-founder and CEO Kris Marszalek unveiled his company’s 2020 expansion plan in a talk today at BlockShow Asia 2019 in Singapore. The plans include launching its own exchange, shipping VISA MCO cards to almost every region in the world, and launching a non-custodial wallet. With the motto that “it’s your basic human right to… Continue reading Crypto.com Reveals Its 2020 Plan for World Domination

Melbet Review: An Excellent Platform for Better and Faster Profits

Melbet was established in 2012, and it has become a popular site for potential bettors who want to invest in the betting world. They have a wide range of sporting events available to users amounting up to 200 daily events. Since their inception, they have taken the betting world by force by gaining user popularity… Continue reading Melbet Review: An Excellent Platform for Better and Faster Profits

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