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IS WALL STREET READY TO WORK ON CHINA TIME?

Delisting Chinese companies won't be a bad thing. It's time for them to come home.

‘DUNE' AT HOME TURNS THEATERS INTO WASTELAND

Warner Bros. is putting all its 2021 films on HBO Max at the same time they hit theaters. Guess where most people will watch.

 
 
 

MNUCHIN SAYS PANDEMIC LOAN TO TRUMP DONOR'S COMPANY 'NOT THE SPIRIT AND THE INTENT' OF PROGRAM

Treasury secretary responds to Congresswoman's questions about why a car-title lender was able to get low-interest federal loan

DISTINGUISHED HOMES FOR SALE IN THE D.C. REGION

The Washington Post's picks of noteworthy residences on the market.

 
 
 

IN MAJOR BREAK FROM TRADITION, WARNER BROS MOVES ‘DUNE,' ‘MATRIX' AND ALL ITS 2021 MOVIES TO HBO MAX

The move shocked the entertainment world.

GOOGLE'S STAR AI ETHICS RESEARCHER, ONE OF A FEW BLACK WOMEN IN THE FIELD, SAYS SHE WAS FIRED FOR A CRITICAL EMAIL

Timnit Gebru, a star researcher who has criticized the company's lack of diversity, emailed co-workers that she felt “constantly dehumanized."...

 
 
 

A DOLLAR CAN'T BUY YOU A CUP OF COFFEE BUT THAT'S WHAT NASA INTENDS TO PAY FOR SOME MOON ROCKS

NASA announced Thursday that several companies had won contracts to mine the moon and turn over small samples to the space agency for...

DOJ SUES FACEBOOK, ALLEGING IT IMPROPERLY HIRED FOREIGN WORKERS AND DISCRIMINATED AGAINST AMERICANS

The Justice Department on Thursday sued Facebook over allegations that it discriminated against Americans in the way it hired temporary...

 
 
 

BOEING'S BIG 737 MAX WIN ISN'T ONLY ABOUT ORDERS

The real triumph of the announced purchase from Ryanair is about pricing power - or at least the perception of it.

FACEBOOK STEPS UP CAMPAIGN TO BAN FALSE INFORMATION ABOUT COVID-19 VACCINES

Facebook updated its policies banning covid-19 misinformation by saying that the company would remove false claims about vaccines that...

 
 
 

HOW CHINA STARS LIKE ALIBABA MAY BE FORCED FROM U.S

The widening economic tussle between the U.S. and China now involves audits of public companies.

‘BATTLE FOR MIDDLE-EARTH' EXPOSED THE STRESSES OF GAME DEVELOPMENT. THEY HAVEN'T GONE AWAY

'There's always gonna be somebody hungry': The enduring lessons of crunch at EA Los Angeles.

 
 
 

IN A RELENTLESS PANDEMIC, NURSING HOME WORKERS ARE WORN DOWN AND STRESSED OUT

Burnout is stalking the country's nursing homes. Even as the novel coronavirus peaks yet again, remaining staffers are worn out, resentful...

THESE ARE ALL THE MAJOR FLASHPOINTS BETWEEN CHINA AND THE U.S

An incumbent superpower and a rising one are finding coexistence increasingly difficult. Jockeying for position in a changing world,...

 
 
 

MORTGAGE RATES SINK TO RECORD LOW AGAIN

The 30-year fixed-rate average fell to a historic low for the 14th time this year and hasn't been above 3 percent since July.

IT'S TIME TO LET BANKERS FACE A DARWINIAN FATE

We're past the point where regulators should be holding back the better lenders. It makes sense to let the fittest resume dividends.

 
 
 

AN UPDATE ON THE CURRENT REFINANCING PICTURE AND BEYOND

The popular option for borrowers carries certain caveats.

FACEBOOK TO START POLICING ANTI-BLACK HATE SPEECH MORE AGGRESSIVELY THAN ANTI-WHITE COMMENTS, DOCUMENTS SHOW

Facebook is embarking on a major overhaul of its hate speech algorithms, reversing years of so-called “race-blind” policies.

 
 
 

LESSONS FROM 2008 FOR FIGHTING THE PANDEMIC OF 2020

Congress needs to ensure that all Americans, not just the affluent, can share in a more robust economy.

WHEN A BUSINESS OWNER DIES WITHOUT A SUCCESSION PLAN, EVERYONE IS THROWN INTO TURMOIL

The owner of our small business died without leaving instructions on who should take over. We don't know what to tell clients or if...

 
 
 



The exec in charge of HBO Max breaks down the Hollywood-shaking decision to...

The exec in charge of HBO Max breaks down the Hollywood-shaking decision to release all 2021 Warner Bros. movies to streaming and theaters simultaneously: 'Predictability is at a premium'

Summary List Placement Warner Bros. announced on Thursday that its entire 2021 slate of movies will debut on HBO Max the same day they hit theaters in the US, an unprecedented... Read more ...

OPEC To Modestly Boost Output, Ending Divisive Talks Amid Uncertain Global...

OPEC To Modestly Boost Output, Ending Divisive Talks Amid Uncertain Global Economy

The group had been expected to delay production increases for several months, given the ongoing impact of the coronavirus pandemic. But after days of deliberations they agreed... Read more ...

Southwest Airlines is preparing to furlough nearly 7,000 workers for the...

Southwest Airlines is preparing to furlough nearly 7,000 workers for the first time in its history

Summary List Placement Nearly 7,000 Southwest Airlines employees are facing furlough in the new year after negotiations to temporarily implement pay cuts broke down. The... Read more ...

Supply chain delays marred Pfizer's initial vaccine rollout plans, but the...

Supply chain delays marred Pfizer's initial vaccine rollout plans, but the company says it will still deliver on the supply it promised the US

Summary List Placement Supply chain problems reportedly caused Pfizer to cut projections for its COVID-19 vaccine rollout. Sources close to the Pfizer vaccine development told... Read more ...

Daily Crunch: Google fires co-lead of its Ethical AI team

Daily Crunch: Google fires co-lead of its Ethical AI team

Google fires a leading researcher, Stripe launches a new banking service and WarnerMedia shakes up the theatrical business model. This is your Daily Crunch for December 3... Read more ...

Late stumble leaves S&P 500 just short of a record high

Late stumble leaves S&P 500 just short of a record high

U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Thursday after a late stumble pulled the S&P 500 just short of its third straight all-time high. Read more ...

Hotels: Occupancy Rate Declined 28.5% Year-over-year

Hotels: Occupancy Rate Declined 28.5% Year-over-year

From HotelNewsNow.com: STR: US hotel results for week ending 28 November U.S. weekly hotel occupancy fell to its lowest level since late May, according to the latest data from... Read more ...

Comcast picks 80 Atlanta Black-owned small businesses for RISE program

Comcast picks 80 Atlanta Black-owned small businesses for RISE program

Comcast picked the first metro 80 Atlanta Black-owned small business to receive assistance from its RISE program. Read more ...

9 reasons the Amex Platinum is a great card for holiday shopping, from bonus...

9 reasons the Amex Platinum is a great card for holiday shopping, from bonus points to discounts on purchases

Summary List Placement The Platinum Card® from American Express comes with numerous benefits that can help make holiday shopping cheaper and more rewarding. Statement credits... Read more ...

Trump is worried that he may be prosecuted in New York after he leaves office

Trump is worried that he may be prosecuted in New York after he leaves office

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump voiced his concerns about the prospect of being prosecuted by New York officials after he leaves the White House during a... Read more ...