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January 17, 2021


Japan’s cash balance hits fresh high as central bank keeps support for economy

TOKYO (Reuters) – The balance of money circulating in Japan’s economy hit a record high for the ninth consecutive month in December, data showed on Tuesday, as the central bank continued to flood the economy with cash to cushion the blow from the COVID-19 pandemic. FILE PHOTO: A man wearing......

Georgia early vote turnout surpasses 3 million as U.S. Senate control hangs in the balance

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Georgia Democratic Senate candidates Raphael Warnock (R) and Jon Ossoff (L) bump elbows during a “It’s Time to Vote” drive-in rally on December 28, 2020 in Stonecrest, Georgia. Jessica McGowan | Getty Images More than 3 million Georgia residents have......

Dosunmu, balance help No. 6 Illinois beat No. 10 Duke 83-68

Sports Illustrated
SI – For more and to sign up click here AP News DURHAM, N.C. (AP) Ayo Dosunmu had 18 points and a career-high 12 rebounds while sixth-ranked Illinois shot 58% to beat No. 10 Duke 83-68 on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. Kofi Cockburn added 13 points for......

UK RICS house price balance holds near 21-year high

LONDON (Reuters) – British property surveyors reported that house prices increased at close to their fastest rate in more than 20 years last month, extending a post-lockdown boom, but they expect sales to fall when a temporary tax break expires in March 2021. FILE PHOTO: Painted property fronts are seen......

Sterling dives as Brexit talks hang in the balance

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A lorry passes through security at the Port of Larne in Co Antrim, Northern Ireland on December 6, 2020. PAUL FAITH | AFP | Getty Images LONDON — Sterling extended losses against the U.S. dollar on Monday, amid escalating fears that......

Analysis: Biden’s Cabinet decisions show difficult balance in diversity push

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here “You’re going to see significant diversity,” Biden told reporters at a press conference Friday after a week in which leaders of the NAACP and other civil rights groups signaled they are displeased that Biden hasn’t named more Black Americans......

Roiled by Election, Facebook Struggles to Balance Civility and Growth

New York Times
“There are tensions in virtually every product decision we make and we’ve developed a companywide framework called ‘Better Decisions’ to ensure we make our decisions accurately, and that our goals are directly connected to delivering the best possible experiences for people,” said Joe Osborne, a Facebook spokesman. These battles have......

Michigan election results hang in balance as state canvassers meet

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Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here Lansing — The board in charge of certifying Michigan’s election results will hold a pivotal meeting Monday when its four members will decide whether to cement President-elect Joe Biden’s 154,000-vote victory in the state or boost President Donald Trump’s......

Lakers, LeBron to find balance after short layoff

LOS ANGELES — Ready or not, the defending champion Los Angeles Lakers will be playing preseason games in less than a month. That means L.A.’s soon-to-be 36-year-old superstar, LeBron James, will be gearing up for his 18th season when it seems like his 17th season just ended, with a title......

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