Month: October 2020

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David Correia, a business partner of Rudy Giuliani’s former associate Lev Parnas, is set to plead guilty in a case where both he and Parnas are charged with defrauding investors in a would-be company named “Fraud Guarantee, a court filing revealed. Both Correia and Parnas were slapped with a superseding indictment last month in Manhattan
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Property data and analytics firm CoreLogic has received multiple potential takeover bids that value the company at north of $80 a share, sources tell CNBC’s David Faber. The multiple parties interested in pursuing a deal with CoreLogic include private equity firms, Faber reported citing sources familiar with the talks. The company has already signed a
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Today’s Featured Deals In case you missed yesterday’s most popular deals Previous Daily Deals Night of the Mannequins by Stephen Graham Jones for $3.99 Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark by Alvin Schwartz and Stephen Gammell for $2.99 Broken Harbor by Tana French for $1.99 These Witches Don’t Burn by Isabel Sterling for $2.99
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Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) arrive with a correctional patient at North Shore Medical Center where the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) patients are treated, in Miami, Florida, U.S. July 14, 2020. Maria Alejandra Cardona | Reuters The United States is reporting another record-high average number of new cases of the coronavirus as a top health official warned
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It’s been a long, pricey road to the reopening of the Story Museum in Oxford, England. Following a £6 million renovation, the “fantasy factory” was due to reopen on April 4, 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic scuppered this, of course. The museum didn’t fully reopen its doors until October 24 – with many changes in place
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The CEOs of Facebook, Google and Twitter released prepared remarks on Tuesday that warn against repealing Section 230, the statute that protects the social networks from liability for their users’ posts. The remarks were released in advance of Wednesday’s hearing with the Senate Commerce Committee. The CEOs have been called in front of the committee
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The 2020 Goodreads Choice Awards are open for voting! The opening round of the 12th annual Awards, which are decided by readers, runs now through November 8. How It Works Voting is open to Goodreads registered members. Check Your Shelf Newsletter Sign up to receive Check Your Shelf, the Librarian’s One-Stop Shop For News, Book Lists, And
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More than 66.9 million Americans have voted in the 2020 presidential election with one week to go until Election Day, according to U.S. Elections Project data released Tuesday morning. A record number of voters have already cast their ballots in the race between Republican President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden as the coronavirus
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Kamala Harris, Joe Biden, Barack Obama Reuters WASHINGTON — For two men whose political legacies are deeply intertwined, the contrast between Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and his former boss, President Barack Obama, was a sharp one on Tuesday.  In Warm Springs, Georgia, famous for its healing waters, Biden made his closing argument for election,