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January 24, 2021


Beware: New York really makes you jump through hoops to get COVID vaccine

Allan Ripp Remember when you tried to score two orchestra seats to “Hamilton” and gave up after seeing the first availability was six months out? Well, those days of getting shut out of New York’s hottest ticket are back — that is, if you’re vying for a COVID-19 vaccine. On......

Kinder Morgan reports 24.5% jump in quarterly profit

Jan 20 (Reuters) – Kinder Morgan Inc reported a 24.5% rise in fourth-quarter profit from the third on Wednesday as demand for transporting natural gas picked up after a coronavirus-induced slump hurt volumes earlier in 2020. Adjusted profit rose to $604 million, or 27 cents per share, in the three......

Netflix shares see their biggest jump in four years

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The Netflix Inc. true crime documentary miniseries “Tiger King” overview page is displayed on a laptop computer. Gabby Jones | Bloomberg | Getty Images Netflix stock soared as much as 16.25% Wednesday to briefly trade at an all-time high, a......

Target’s holiday same-store sales jump 17% as it holds on to some of its pandemic gains

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Target said Wednesday comparable sales rose 17.2% in November and December, as customers bought matching pajamas and gingerbread house kits to celebrate a cozy holiday at home during the pandemic. While online sales remained robust, shoppers also visited Target’s stores......

European stocks rebound as oil, travel stocks jump

FILE PHOTO: The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, January 11, 2021. REUTERS/Staff (Reuters) – European stocks steadied on Tuesday after declining in the last session, as investors looked to the upcoming earnings season and focused on the prospect of larger......

‘What in the world?’ Browns pounce on Steelers from jump with 28 first-quarter points

The start to the Cleveland Browns‘ first playoff game in 18 years couldn’t have gone more perfectly on Sunday night. On the first play of the game, Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey snapped the ball over the head of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. After a scramble for the ball, Cleveland’s Karl......

Asian shares jump on U.S. stimulus, Japan’s Nikkei at 29-year high

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Asian shares jumped on Tuesday, with Japanese stocks hitting a 29-year high, as hopes that a long-awaited U.S. pandemic relief package would be expanded and a Brexit trade deal supported investor risk appetites. FILE PHOTO: A man wearing protective face mask, following an outbreak of the......

U.S. stock futures are flat after Monday’s record-setting jump

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. NYSE U.S. stock futures opened flat on Monday night following a rally that lifted the major averages to fresh record highs. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rose just 16......

Pound-for-pound rankings: Did Canelo Alvarez jump Terence Crawford after latest win?

Canelo Alvarez put on a show against Callum Smith on Saturday to become a unified super middleweight champion. The unanimous decision victory showed off Canelo’s abilities as he outmaneuvered a much taller fighter with an unmatched heart, finding the key range that let him capitalize on every mistake. But was......

IAC shares jump after announcing Vimeo spinoff

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Anjali Sud, CEO of Vimeo NurPhoto | NurPhoto | Getty Images IAC is spinning off its full stake in its video software company, Vimeo, the company announced Tuesday. Shares of IAC were up more than 8% in the morning. Following......

Gaza’s parkour athletes jump for joy over new training facility

GAZA (Reuters) – Often injured in high-risk jumps over obstacles in cemeteries and abandoned buildings, Gaza’s parkour enthusiasts can now practice their niche sport on safer ground. The Palestinian territory’s first parkour gym – equipped with wooden boxes over which youngsters can soar in twists and flips, and padded mattresses......

Walker’s game-winning jump shot leads Mocs to 8-0 start

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SI – For more and to sign up click here AP News BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) Jamaal Walker made a jumper with 19.9 seconds remaining to give Chattanooga the lead en route to a 69-66 win over UAB on Saturday and a national-best 8-0 start to the season. Three teams were......

Thailand reports jump in local coronavirus infections linked to shrimp market

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand has nine new local coronavirus infections, the biggest one-day rise in local transmissions in more than seven months, health officials said on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: A researcher works inside a laboratory at the National Primate Research Center of Chulalongkorn University during the development of an mRNA......

Pfizer Offering Placebo Patients Vaccine, Letting Them Jump the Line

Exclusive Membership has its benefits — people who participated in Pfizer’s vaccine trial, but only got the placebo, now have the chance to get the real vaccine earlier … TMZ has learned. Sources with direct knowledge tell us Pfizer notified study participants earlier this week about the shift in policy......

Goodell: NFL won’t jump line for COVID vaccine

TAMPA, Fla. — NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Monday that even with COVID-19 vaccines now being distributed to hospitals nationwide, NFL players and personnel will not be jumping the lines for vaccination before Super Bowl LV, which is scheduled for Feb. 7, 2021. He also emphasized that with the event......

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