: Job hunters are putting their vaccination status on LinkedIn and on their rA(c)sumA(c)s. Should you?
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 23:42:00 GMT
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By the end of August, the share of job postings on Indeed.com mentioning vaccination requirements rose 242% from the same point in July


: Reddit gleeful as MassMutual takes the heat for RoaringKittyas actions
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 23:20:00 GMT
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Keith Gill"s prominent key role in the January squeeze on GameStop stock has resulted in a $4 million fine for his former employer, and retail investors like what they see.


Washington Watch: aReal riska for banks that Democrats use new reporting rule to fund SALT relief, analyst says
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 23:11:00 GMT
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Could a new regulation affecting banks help Democratic lawmakers deliver a "SALT fix" for higher-cost states?


: Rents across the country were up 11.5% in August from a year earlier, and in one Florida housing market rents rocketed nearly 31%
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 23:03:00 GMT
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Only four markets nationwide didnat see rents reach record highs.


The Wall Street Journal: Invesco in merger talks with State Streetas asset-management business
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 22:17:00 GMT
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It isnat clear what the terms of a potential deal would look like, but it would be one of the industryas biggest in recent memory, given State Streetas asset-management unit manages nearly $4 trillion in assets.


The Margin: Social media usage has been linked to mental health issues a hereas what TikTok, Facebook and Twitter are doing about it
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 22:05:00 GMT
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TikTok recently shared its new mental health resources as Instagram faces backlash over its influence on teens


: Timeas aMost Influentiala list includes Tim Cook, Elon Musk and Naomi Osaka
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 22:02:00 GMT
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Time released its annual list of the 100 Most Influential People featuring some of the world"s top business leaders, including Tesla"s Elon Musk and Apple CEO Tim Cook.


NewsWatch: Job hunters are putting their vaccination status on LinkedIn and rA(c)sumA(c)s. Should you do the same?
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 21:00:09 GMT
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By the end of August, the share of job postings on Indeed.com mentioning vaccination requirements rose 242% from the same point in July


In One Chart: Investors are paying up for stocks where company profit resists squeeze from inflation, says strategist
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 20:47:00 GMT
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Investors are watching companies closely for signs that inflationary pressures are eroding profitability, with more resilient businesses falling into favor in the stock market, according to Oxford Economics.


Market Snapshot: Nasdaq ekes out gain but S&P 500, Dow end lower, despite hotter-than-expected retail sales
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 20:43:00 GMT
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U.S. stock benchmarks finish an up-and-down day mixed, with the Nasdaq Composite managing to register a slight gain, as August retail sales showed an unexpected rise and a measure of activity in the Philadelphia Federal Reserve district came in stronger than expected.


Nasdaq Composite closes 0.1% higher
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 20:00:43 GMT
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S&P 500 ends 0.2% lower
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 20:00:43 GMT
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Dow sheds 63 points, or 0.2%, finishing near 34,751
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 20:00:43 GMT
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U.S. stocks mostly end lower Thursday
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 20:00:43 GMT
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October WTI oil settles flat at $72.61/bbl
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 18:39:08 GMT
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November Brent oil up 30 cents, or 0.4%, at $75.76/bbl on ICE Futures Europe
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 17:54:12 GMT
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October WTI oil climbs 20 cents, or 0.3%, to $72.81/bbl on Nymex
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 17:54:12 GMT
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Oil futures turn higher in afternoon dealings
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 17:54:12 GMT
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December gold loses $38.10, or 2.1%, to settle at $1,756.70/oz
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 17:33:49 GMT
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: ForgeRock stock opens at $35.00, or 40% above IPO price
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 15:14:00 GMT
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The Tell: Hereas why the U.S. dollar could end up going almost nowhere through the end of 2022
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 21:17:00 GMT
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Marvin Recinos/Agence France-Presse/Getty ImagesThe U.S. dollar may struggle to rise past its current levels through the end of 2022, given the likelihood of an almost two-year gap between when the Federal Reserve may start tapering its bond purchases and its first interest rate increase. Thatas the view of analysts at TD Securities, who see the U.S. Dollar Index DXY consolidating through the end of 2022 to 89.0, versus 92.9 on Thursday. They see the U.S. central bank looking past the recent inflation shock and erring on the side of continuing to support economic growth, which would limit how much the greenback can rally. TDas forecast for the dollar index is a bit below the consensus estimate of 91.80.The almost $7 trillion-a-day global currency market, which operates around the clock, is currently grappling with the conflict between slowing worldwide economic growth and a greater intention by central banks to withdraw monetary stimulus, albeit at varying speeds, as the recovery from the pandemic proceeds. The dollar is caught in that tug-of-war between those competing narratives, trading within relatively narrow ranges since June, ahead of the Federal Reserveas policy meeting next week. Read: Global currency market seen as the premiere way to trade central banksa pandemic-era policy divergence aMonetary policy is going to remain fairly static at the Fed, with the central bank sidelined from a hiking perspective into 2022,a Mazen Issa, a senior currency strategist at TD Securities in New York, said via phone Thursday. aThe important feature to note about tapering is that it kicks off the debate about liftoff. That will really animate the risks around the dollar going forward.a Meanwhile, policy makers worldwide are generally moving at aa glacial pacea with an intent to ultimately unwind the stimulus provided during the pandemic, he said. aBut if everyone is moving in the same direction in incremental steps, that should mitigate significant directional impact on the dollar. aThe greenback began this year by defying widespread bets that it would drop in 2021 on a broad vaccination-led global recovery and stimulus-fueled expansion of the U.S. deficit. In a turnabout of thinking by analysts and traders, the U.S.as massive fiscal and monetary stimulus relative to the rest of the world, and the notion of aAmerican exceptionalisma, were instead seen as likely to burnish the dollaras appeal. Ordinarily, the dollar trends higher when U.S. interest rates go up or policy makers hint that they will. In June, for example, the greenback got a lift after an unexpected shift in the Fedas outlook that suggested policy makers were taking the prospects of higher inflation more seriously than many had thought. But since then, for the past three months, the U.S. currency has traded in a confined range. One big reason is the emergence of the stagflation theme in markets, and another is that much of what happens to the dollar depends heavily on what else is going on in the rest of the world. For now, Europe ahas started to gain an edge versus North Americaa when it comes to the change in growth expectations, and the dollar has moved to the bottom of the Group-of-10 currencies along with the Canadian loonie, CADUSD according to a note earlier this week by Issa and TD Securities strategists Mark McCormick and Ray Ng.They recommended buying the euro on dips and waiting for some form of areflation-litea trend to return this fall before buying the loonie. Any shift toward a areflation-litea scenario would also offer dip-buying opportunities in the U.S. dollar-yen pair USDJPY, they said.Much of the price action across currencies in the months to come will be driven not just by the economic backdrop, but by the lack of uniform responses to higher inflation from global central banks. In a separate note on Wednesday, James Rossiter, TDas head of global macro strategy, said he sees room for error on multiple fronts by central banks.Among some of the risks, he says, are that: central banks like those of Australia, Canada and England tighten monetary policy despite slowing growth; or that the Fed, European Central Bank and Swedenas Riksbank delay tightening despite high inflation.aGoing forward, thereas going to be more variation in monetary policy,a TDas Issa said. aSo far, weave seen clusters of central banks moving around the same time. But into 2022, weare going to start seeing how tolerant central banks are on the inflation front, and that could lead to more variation in policy.a

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Dow, S&P 500 close lower as Nasdaq Composite ekes out back-to-back gains in volatile Thursday action
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 20:06:10 GMT
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U.S. equity markets on Thursday finished well off session lows, with the Nasdaq Composite booking consecutive gains but the S&P 500 and the Dow notching slight losses, as investors parsed economic reports ahead of a key gathering of policy makers next week. The turbulence in the session, similar to what the market has exhibited over the past week, came even as August retail sales produced an unexpected rise and a measure of activity in the Philadelphia Federal Reserve district that was stronger than expected. The Nasdaq Composite Index closed 0.1% higher at 15,182, on a preliminary basis, enough for its second straight gain; the S&P 500 index finished down 0.2% at around 4,474; while the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.2% to about 34,751. Data showed August retail sales rose 0.7%, defying forecasts for a 0.7% fall. Excluding autos, sales jumped 1.8%, compared with expectations for a rise of 0.2%. Separately, the Philadelphia Fed"s activity index jumped to 30.7 in September from 19.4 a month earlier. At the same time, data showed first-time claims for unemployment benefits rose more than expected in the week ending Sept. 11, though continuing claims fell. In corporate news, AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. announced in August it would accept bitcoin for online ticket and concession purchases before the end of the year. Thursday"s trade was informed by a big pullback in China stocks, with the Shanghai Composite ending down 1.3%. Investors are looking ahead to the Federal Reserve"s two-day policy meeting that kicks off on Sept. 21.

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U.S. oil futures settle unchanged; Brent notches another finish at highest in 7 weeks
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 19:00:28 GMT
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Oil futures shook off Thursdayas early losses, leading U.S. prices to settle unchanged for the session, a day after a weekly drop in U.S. crude supplies lifted prices to their highest since late July. Global benchmark Brent prices, meanwhile, edged higher to notch another finish at their highest in about seven weeks. West Texas Intermediate crude for October delivery ended flat at $72.61 a barrel. November Brent crude settled at $75.67 a barrel, up 21 cents, or 0.3%.

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Gold futures down 2% to settle at lowest in 5 weeks
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 17:42:29 GMT
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Gold futures declined by 2% on Thursday to mark the lowest settlement in five weeks. A climb in August U.S. retail sales provided a boost to both the U.S. dollar and Treasury yields, easing investor interest in the precious metal. December gold fell $38.10, or 2%, to settle at $1,756.70 an ounce. That was the biggest one-day loss for a most-active contract since Aug. 6 and lowest settlement since Aug. 12, FactSet data show.

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American Express stock rises to pace the Dow"s gainers after BofA backs away from bearish stance
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 17:42:18 GMT
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Shares of American Express Co. rose 0.8% in afternoon trading Thursday, enough to pace the Dow Jones Industrial Average gainers, after BofA Securities analyst Mihir Bhatia backed away from from his bearish view on the charge card and travel-related services company, citing a now "balanced" risk-reward profile. The stock has lost 4.6% since the end of July, while the SPDR Financial Select Sector ETF has gained 3.4% and the S&P 500 has tacked on 1.4%. Bhatia attributed the stock"s recent underperformance to fears that the recent spike in COVID-19 cases would slow the economic recovery and hurt AmEx"s billings. "However, at a conference appearance this week, [AmEX] noted that [quarter-to-date] total billings are up 3% vs. 2019 levels (an acceleration from -2% in 2Q)," Bhatia wrote in a research note. "This was better than feared." He added that while a slower recovery and higher corporate taxes are remain near-term risks, the company is likely to also benefit from increased travel spending, particularly by large businesses, in 2022.

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Bristol Myers stock falls toward 6-month low, set to suffer longest losing streak in 3 1/2 years
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 16:54:27 GMT
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Shares of Bristol Myers Squibb Co. slumped 1.7% in midday trading Thursday toward a six-month low, putting them on track to suffer the longest losing streak in 3 1/2 years. The stock is headed for a ninth-straight loss, and has declined 7.8% during that stretch. The last time it suffered a losing streak that long was the nine-day stretch ended April 23, 2018, when the stock fell 8.8%, according to data compiled by Dow Jones Market Data. The selloff comes as Congress is working on the infrastructure bill, with Bernstein analyst Ronny Gal saying the bill will "very likely" include drug-cost provisions. Gal expects the three main provisions to be the benchmarking of drug prices in Medicare or drug-price negotiation, caps on price increases to inflation and restructuring of Medicare Part D to eliminate the coverage gap and catastrophic patient participation. Meanwhile, Gal said large-capitalization biopharma stock should move higher on legislation along Senate Finance Committee lines, as they can partially offset the 5%-15% downside on higher volumes, lower costs and higher drug prices at introduction. The SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF is down 1.1% toward a 10-month low, and has shed 3.5% during its current six-day losing streak. In comparison, the S&P 500 is down 0.4% on Thursday, and has lost ground in seven of that past nine sessions.

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DoorDash stock surges toward a record, after BofA analyst raises target to a Street high $255
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 15:52:00 GMT
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Shares of DoorDash Inc. ran up 5.5% in midday trading Thursday, putting them on track for a record close, after BofA Securities analyst Michael McGovern turned bullish, saying the food-delivery app is succeeding in a growing market for non-restaurant deliveries. McGovern raised his rating to buy from neutral, and boosted his price target to $255 from $190. The new target is now the highest of the 21 analysts surveyed by FactSet. "We expect non-restaurant ordering to help mitigate much of the post-pandemic drop in restaurant ordering, with numerous new partnerships underscoring DoorDash"s strong position in the sector," McGovern wrote in a note to clients. "From 2021 to 2026, we expect online penetration of grocery, convenience and alcohol spending to increase from 8% in 2021 to 16%, and expect non-food applicable retail to increase from 2% to 10%." The stock, which went public in December 2020 at an IPO price of $102, had closed at a low of $112.99 on May 12, amid concerns over how its employees would be classified, increasing competition and worries over the impact of fading COVID-19 concerns. Since then, the stock has rocketed 96.0% as COVID-19 cases spiked. Over the same time, the S&P 500 has gained 9.6%.

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Natural-gas prices extend losses as EIA reports a weekly supply climb of 83 billion cubic feet
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 14:37:44 GMT
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Natural-gas futures extended earlier declines on Thursday after the U.S. Energy Information Administration reported that domestic supplies of natural gas rose by 83 billion cubic feet for the week ended Sept. 10. That was a bit larger than the average increase of 79 billion cubic feet forecast by IHS Markit. Total stocks now stand at 3.006 trillion cubic feet, down 595 billion cubic feet from a year ago and 231 billion cubic feet below the five-year average, the government said. Following the data, October natural gas was down 17.6 cents, or 3.2%, at $5.284 per million British thermal units. Prices were at $5.299 shortly before the data.

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Dow climbs at the open but broader stock market kicks off Thursday"s trade under pressure
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 13:34:28 GMT
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U.S. stock benchmarks were mixed Thursday morning, with the Dow industrials posting modest gains while the broader market was under pressure, after August retail sales showed an unexpected rise and a measure of activity in the Philadelphia Federal Reserve district came in stronger than expected. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.3% at 34,909, the S&P 500 index declined less than 0.1%, while the Nasdaq Composite Index was down 0.3% at 15,120. August retail sales rose 0.7%, defying forecasts for a 0.7% fall. Excluding autos, sales jumped 1.8%, compared with expectations for a rise of 0.2%. Meanwhile, Philadelphia Fed"s activity index, which jumped to 30.7 in September from 19.4 a month earlier. At the same time, data showed first-time claims for unemployment benefits rose more than expected in the week ending Sept. 11, though continuing claims fell.

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FedEx to hire 90,000 new employees ahead of the holiday, nearly 30% more than last year
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 13:21:33 GMT
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FedEx Corp. said Thursday that it plans to hire 90,000 new employees ahead ahead of the holiday season, up from the 70,000 the company planned to hire at the same time a year ago. FedEx"s stock was up 0.3% in premarket trading. The package delivery company said its National Hiring Day events will take place on Sept. 23 in Memphis, Indianapolis, Dallas and Atlanta, with open positions in areas including package handler, forklift driver, courier, customs trade, operations manager and maintenance technician. The company said it pays wages that are "highly competitive." FedEx is scheduled to report fiscal first-quarter results on Sept. 21, after the closing bell. In last year"s first-quarter report, the company said it was adding more than 70,000 positions. The stock has slipped 1.2% year to date through Wednesday, while the Dow Jones Transportation Average has rallied 15.3% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average has advanced 13.8%.

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Home prices keep rising, but sales fall for the first time in 15 months
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 12:16:53 GMT
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The median sale price for a home in August rose year-over-year by more than double-digit percentages for the 13th-straight month, but sales fell for the first time in 15 months, according to real estate services company Redfin Corp. The median home-sale price was $380,271 in August, down 1.0% from July but up 16.2% from the same period a year ago, with prices increasing in 83 of the 85 largest metro areas tracked by Redfin. The largest price increases were 36% in Austin, Texas and 25% in Phoenix, Arizona, while the two areas of declines were Milwaukee, Wisconsin (down 1.6%) and Bridgeport, Connecticut (down 1.1%). "When it comes to home prices in this market, what goes up stays up," said Redfin Chief Economist Daryl Fairweather. Meanwhile, seasonally-adjusted home sales fell 1.4% from July and 6.0% from a year ago, with sales declining in 44 of the 85 largest metro areas. The biggest sales declines were 23% in New Orleans, Louisiana and 16% in Salt Lake City, Utah, while the biggest gains were 65% in New York, New York and 47% in Honolulu, Hawaii. Redfin"s stock has tumbled 29.4% year to date, while the iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF has run up 24.8% and the S&P 500 has rallied 19.3%.

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Great Western Bancorp"s stock soars on buyout deal with First Interstate valued at $2.0 billion
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 11:21:51 GMT
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Shares of Great Western Bancorp Inc. soared 11.9% in premarket trading Thursday, after the South Dakota-based bank announced an agreement to be acquired by Montana-based First Interstate BancSystem Inc. in an all-stock deal valued at $2.0 billion. Under terms of the deal, Great Western shareholders will receive 0.8425 First Interstate shares for each Great Western share they own. First Interstate"s stock was still inactive in the premarket. Based on Wednesday"s stock closing prices, the deal terms value Great Western shares at $35.655 each, or a 24.7% premium. First Interstate said it expects the deal, which is expected to close in the first quarter of 2022, to be 20% accretive to earnings per share in 2023. "We"ll be able to offer customers access to additional branch locations and new products and services, provide new growth and professional development opportunities to our employees, deliver additional returns to our shareholders, and have an even greater impact on our communities," said Great Western Chief Executive Mark Borrecco. Shares of Great Western have tumbled 17.5% over the past three months and First Interstate have lost 6.3%, while the SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF has declined 7.9% and the S&P 500 has gained 6.1%.

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ForgeRock to go public as IPO prices above the expected range, valuing company at nearly $2 billion
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 10:57:00 GMT
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ForgeRock Inc. is set to debut on the NYSE Thursday, as the California-based identity security platform"s initial public offering priced overnight at $25.00 per share, above the expected range of between $21 and $24 per share. The company sold 11.0 million shares in the IPO, as expected, to raise $275.0 million. The IPO pricing values the company at about $1.98 billion. The stock will start trading under the ticker symbol "FORG." The company is going public at a time that the Renaissance IPO ETF has gained 8.1% over the past three months, while the S&P 500 has tacked on 6.1%.

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Coronavirus tally: Global cases of COVID-19 top 226 million and one in 500 Americans has died of the virus
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 10:40:57 GMT
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The global tally for the coronavirus-borne illness climbed above 226.4 million on Thursday, while the death toll rose to 4.66 million, according to data aggregated by Johns Hopkins University. The U.S. continues to lead the world with a total of 41.5 million cases and 666,618 deaths. With a population of 328 million people, that means roughly one in 500 Americans have died of the virus. Low vaccination rates and the rapidly spreading delta variant of the virus continue to push cases, hospitalizations and deaths higher, particularly in southern states, where some hospitals are close to full capacity. The U.S. is averaging 152,605 new cases a day, 98,449 hospitalizations and 1,943 deaths, according to a New York Times tracker, meaning it is suffering the same number of deaths every two days as lives lost in the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. India is second by cases after the U.S. at 33.3 million and has suffered 443,928 deaths. Brazil has second highest death toll at 588,597 and 21 million cases. In Europe, Russia has most fatalities at 192,340, followed by the U.K. at 134,976.

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Molson Coors to start distributing Topo Chico Hard Seltzer to all 50 states
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 10:25:53 GMT
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Molson Coors Beverage Co. announced Thursday plans to expand distribution of its Topo Chico Hard Seltzer nationwide, starting January 2022. Topo Chico had previously been distributed in nine states and seven metro areas. "We have loved to see the positive response from fans to the regional launch of Topo Chico Hard Seltzer from Molson Coors over the past several months," said Dan White, chief of new revenue streams, Coca-Cola North America operating unit. Topo Chico Hard Seltzer, inspired by Topo Chico Mineral Water, comes in four-flavor variety packs, including Strawberry Guava, Tangy Lemon Lime, Exotic Pineapple and Tropical Mango, as well as 24 ounce and 16 ounce singles. Molson has partnered with Coca-Cola Co. for Topo Chico, and is also the parent to Vizzy hard seltzer. Molson"s stock, which is still inactive in premarket trading, has dropped 19.4% over the past three months, while the S&P 500 has gained 6.1%.

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IMF Managing Director Called Out on aPressurea to Boost Chinaas Ranking in Economic Report
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 22:11:06 +0000
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The World Bank, in a probe of its aDoing Businessa report, found such serious ethics issues that it decided to abandon the series entirely, a statement showed.

Ford Adding 450 Jobs to Meet Demand for New Electric F-150 Truck
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 21:48:41 +0000
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The auto company has taken more than 150,000 reservations for the new electric version of its popular F-150 pickup truck

Instagram Makes Teen Girls Hate Themselves. Is That a Bug or a Feature?
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 16:06:11 +0000
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The features within Instagram that cause teenage girls to develop negative feelings about their body image may be baked into the very core of the platform

John Lewis charters ships to ensure Christmas stock arrives
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 16:06:19 GMT
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The department store chain says it is trying everything to get goods to the UK for the holiday season.

"Iam constantly worried about being evicted"
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 22:59:17 GMT
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Debt charity StepChange is calling for emergency support for renters who have fallen behind on payments.

Carbon emitters "failing to disclose climate risks"
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 20:54:18 GMT
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In a study of more than 100 company accounts, 80% of audits didn"t assess climate risk.

E.On boss: Remove green levies to cut energy bills
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 17:47:44 GMT
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Cut soaring energy costs by paying energy levies through taxes, E.On UK boss Michael Lewis says.

Sir Clive Sinclair: Computing pioneer dies aged 81
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 20:19:12 GMT
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The inventor, entrepreneur and ZX Spectrum creator died at his London home following a long illness.

Most workers do not expect full-time office return, survey says
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 11:56:33 GMT
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Most people do not believe workers will return to the office full-time, according to YouGov research.

Vectura: Marlboro giant seals takeover of UK inhaler firm
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 09:03:40 GMT
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Philip Morris International clinches its APS1.1bn bid for the UK inhaler firm Vectura.

Marks & Spencer blames Brexit as it closes 11 French stores
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 12:45:00 GMT
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Brexit has made it "near impossible" for it to supply fresh and chilled products to France, the retailer says.

Southwest Airlines pays staff extra to get jabbed
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 15:53:57 GMT
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It is the latest big carrier to offer incentives for getting vaccinated as US infections surge.

Co-op to start selling groceries on Amazon Prime
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 11:06:22 GMT
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Shoppers will be able to order Co-op"s full range of groceries via Amazon across the UK by Christmas.

Asos and Primark set out new green pledges
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 08:26:17 GMT
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The chains says their clothes will stay reasonably priced but will be more sustainably produced.

Crackdown fears send Macau casino shares on a losing streak
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 05:35:26 GMT
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The market value of firms operating in the world"s biggest gambling hub has slumped this week.

Bitcoin protests in El Salvador against cryptocurrency as legal tender
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 00:55:53 GMT
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The demonstrators burn Bitcoin machines, a week after the cryptocurrency became legal tender.

"Looking back, it was an amazing thing I did"
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 22:55:14 GMT
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Meet the founder on a 10-year mission to disrupt Japan"s rigid work culture.

Dow, S&P 500 finish lower as Nasdaq ekes out gain in volatile session
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 20:07:05 GMT
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Dow, S&P 500 finish lower as Nasdaq ekes out gain in volatile session

Coronavirus Update: U.S. has now lost 1 person in every 500 to COVID-19
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 15:58:20 GMT
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Coronavirus Update: U.S. has now lost 1 person in every 500 to COVID-19

Job hunters are now including vaccination status on LinkedIn and in rA(c)sumA(c)s
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 14:53:27 GMT
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Job hunters are now including vaccination status on LinkedIn and in rA(c)sumA(c)s

Existing data don"t show need for wide use of COVID vaccine boosters: scientists
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 14:51:15 GMT
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Existing data don"t show need for wide use of COVID vaccine boosters: scientists

Just five Dow components in positive territory as triple-digit gain vanishes
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 14:16:11 GMT
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Just five Dow components in positive territory as triple-digit gain vanishes

Dow industrials open higher after unexpected rise in U.S. retail sales
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 13:34:24 GMT
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Dow industrials open higher after unexpected rise in U.S. retail sales

Fed"s Philadelphia regional factory gauge surges in September
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 12:51:10 GMT
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Fed"s Philadelphia regional factory gauge surges in September

U.S. weekly first-time jobless claims edge upward; continuing claims move lower
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 12:34:57 GMT
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U.S. weekly first-time jobless claims edge upward; continuing claims move lower

CORRECT: U.S. retail sales increased in August; economists had forecast decline
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 12:32:55 GMT
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CORRECT: U.S. retail sales increased in August; economists had forecast decline

Lagardere shares surge 20% as Vivendi paves takeover path with stake buy
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 07:12:43 GMT
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Lagardere shares surge 20% as Vivendi paves takeover path with stake buy