Saturday, Dec 05, 2020
Focus on the big picture
HSBC Posts Biggest Intraday Jump Since 2009
Bloomberg, 28 Sep 2020
Sep.28 -- HSBC Holdings Plc. rose the most in Hong Kong trading since 2009. The biggest shareholder, Ping An, raised its stake in a bet the embattled lender ...
Slideshow: New robots for 2020
Reuters, 05 Dec 2020
Robots around the world are disinfecting streets and ensuring people social distance Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finan...
14 dead, 26 injured after bus plunges off overpass in Brazil
CA, 05 Dec 2020
At least 14 people were killed and 26 others injured in Brazil on Friday after a bus fell from an overpass in the state of Minas Gerais.
Staten Island bar owner who defied lockdown order provides update on 'Tucker'
FOX, 05 Dec 2020
Danny Presti and attorney Lou Gelormino give an update from Mac's
Helicopters attempt to tame California wildfire
AP, 05 Dec 2020
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NBC Nightly News Broadcast (Full) - December 4th, 2020
NBC, 05 Dec 2020
Some states see new restrictions as Covid cases continue to surge, President-elect Biden urges Congress to pass pandemic relief ahead of ‘very dark winter,’ and House passes bil...
President Trump to rally for GOP Senate candidates in Georgia
CBS, 05 Dec 2020
President Trump will travel to Georgia for a rally on Saturday. He's throwing his support behind the two Republican candidates in the state's Senate runoff elections, races that...
Workers celebrate as Peru repeals controversial agricultural law
AFP, 05 Dec 2020
Workers blocking Peru's Panamerican Highway jump and chant around a fire after Congress repealed the agricultural law, which they said limited their rights and income, following...
Some Black and Latino Americans remain hesitant to take a Covid-19 vaccine
CNN, 05 Dec 2020
America's history of racism in medical research and a lack of trust in the federal government is making some Black Americans and Latinos hesitant to take the coronavirus vaccine.
Brexit: What difference does a trade deal make? night
BBC, 05 Dec 2020
Talks to reach a post-Brexit trade deal have been paused, because UK and EU negotiators say "significant divergences" remain.
Why one Republican lost his re-election bid to a more conservative rival
PBS, 05 Dec 2020
While House Democrats lost races in some Republican-leaning districts, one Republican was ousted by a challenger from his own party on the right.
Will Biden's China policy be tougher than Obama's？
CGTN, 05 Dec 2020
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Michael O'Hanlon, a senior fellow at Brookings Institution, said that Joe #Biden's #China policy will be tougher than #Obama's, but there wi...
Our Neighbors Committed War Crimes, Here's What We Did | Op-Docs
NYT, 05 Dec 2020
Faced with a lack of prosecution of those accused of crimes against humanity committed during Argentina’s military dictatorship, family members and descendants of the country’s ...
Iran nuclear scientist killed: "The idea is to leave as many loose ends as possible for Biden"
FRANCE24, 05 Dec 2020
"There's a rush between Trump and Netanyahu in the last months of Trump's presidency not to tie up loose ends but leave as many as possible for Biden when he comes into office,"...
Post-Brexit trade talks paused between UK and EU
ITV, 05 Dec 2020
Talks between the UK and EU to thrash out a post-Brexit trade deal have been paused until Saturday afternoon.
Bitcoin Surges Higher, And The IRS Wants To Know Who's Cashing Out: CNBC After Hours
CNBC, 05 Dec 2020
CNBC.com's MacKenzie Sigalos brings you the day's top business news headlines. On today's show, we break down a potential new law that could force major Chinese companies like A...
'Bloomberg Real Yield': GSAM's Mike Swell
Bloomberg, 05 Dec 2020
Dec.04 -- Mike Swell, Goldman Sachs Asset Management co-head
Moment iconic Arecibo telescope collapsed caught in jaw-dropping footage
RT, 05 Dec 2020
Another one bites the dust. Newly released footage shows the dramatic final moments of the Arecibo Observatory – the second-largest radio telescope on Earth – which collapsed ea...
How Opioid Addiction in the U.S. Fuels a Crisis for Farmers in Mexico
Intercept, 05 Dec 2020
As Americans turn from heroin to fentanyl, poppy growers in Mexico turn from farming to organized crime.
Joe Biden discusses 'dire' jobs report before 'dark winter'
Guardian, 05 Dec 2020
Joe Biden said the November US jobs report underlined the need for urgent action on coronavirus relief in a statement on Friday.
COVID-19: 40m Californians face stay-at-home orders
Sky, 05 Dec 2020
With the US reaching a record number of COVID cases and deaths in a single day, the state of California is imposing a stay-at-home order.