Biden signs executive orders increasing production of special syringes and joining the COVAX initiative
Dr. Anthony Fauci said the U.S. would fulfill its financial obligations to the United Nations health agency and maintain its previous staffing commitments United States president Joe Biden spent his first full day in office on Thursday signing a number of executive orders addressing the handling of the coronavirus pandemic, which has affected more people in the United States than anyplace else in the world. The U.S. has 24.6 million of the world’s more than 97 million infections. One of Biden’s orders would
I send my deep thanks and warm congratulations to President Biden and Vice President Harris, and to the American people, Dr. Tedros said. At the meeting of the 148th session of the Executive Board of the World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday, WHO Director-General Dr Tedros welcomed the pledge that the United States will remain a member of WHO. Following the announcement by Dr Anthony S. Fauci, representative of the United States, Dr Tedros said: ”Thank you, my brother Tony, and welcome to the WHO Executive
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's foreign ministry vowed on Friday to retaliate in kind against Albania for expelling a Russian diplomat, a move it said was aimed at harming bilateral relations, the RIA news agency reported. The Russian diplomat was ordered to leave Albania on Thursday for flouting rules to curb the pandemic, it said.
DNB Asset Management AS lifted its position in shares of DocuSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:DOCU) by 7.4% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 20,413 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,412 shares during the quarter. DNB Asset Management AS’s holdings in DocuSign were worth $4,538,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other institutional investors have also recently modified their
DNB Asset Management AS grew its stake in shares of ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) by 24.2% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 108,250 shares of the energy producer’s stock after buying an additional 21,063 shares during the quarter. DNB Asset Management AS’s holdings in ConocoPhillips were worth $4,329,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares
Vanguard Utilities Index Fund ETF Shares (NYSEARCA:VPU) Shares Purchased by Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC
Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC raised its holdings in shares of Vanguard Utilities Index Fund ETF Shares (NYSEARCA:VPU) by 85.7% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 247 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 114 shares during the quarter. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC’s holdings in Vanguard Utilities Index Fund ETF Shares were worth $34,000 at
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The presence of asbestos in various infrastructures and buildings throughout Spain continues to cause alerts and complaints due to its great danger. In the Madrid and Barcelona subways, investigations have been carried out, several stations have had to be refurbished and wagons removed after their presence was found. It has also caused the death of many workers who have been exposed to this element. He the most recent case is that of José María Iñigo, who died in 2018 as a result of a pleural mesothelioma;
Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has been warned by Jamie O'Hara of when Roman Abramovich will have to wield the axe. Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich will have to sack Frank Lampard if the Blues head coach loses the dressing room, claims former Tottenham midfielder Jamie O'Hara. Chelsea have lost five of their last eight Premier League matches and sit eighth in the table. Lampard's side are five points off the top four, despite playing a game more than some of the teams above them. O'Hara believes Abramovich must consider
A close-up photo of police lights by night INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis police responded to a double shooting in the 3800 block of E. 38th Street early Friday morning. The shooting was reported around 1 a.m. Officers arrived and found two men who were shot. One man’s condition was described as critical; the other was described as stable. The address of the shooting matched a liquor store in that area, 38th & Mass Liquors. Police have not said whether the shooting was related to a robbery.
HOLIDAYS might not be an option during lockdown, but it seems many Britons are turning their attention to their next getaway. A growing trend in bookings for short-haul holidays is said to be "off the charts" thanks to the vaccine roll-out. Under lockdown regulations, Britons are advised to "stay at home" and are banned from travelling unless it is for "essential" reasons. Despite this, booking trends appear to show many hopeful holidaymakers are already dreaming of their next jaunt. According to travel expert
Alpine Racing recently had to proceed with one of their most painful decisions in years. Cyril Abiteboul, who had been carrying his team on his shoulders for 7 years, met with a rather anti-climactic end to his career as a team principal. And it looks like Esteban Ocon is rather unhappy with Alpine’s decision. The news definitely struck the F1 community as a shock, as Renault until then were going extremely strong. And the chances of Renault/Alpine leaving out Cyril were very slim. Moreover, over the last
GT World Challenge Silver Cup race winner and 2020 GT4 European champion Valentin Hasse-Clot (F), has become the latest rising GT star to graduate from the Aston Martin Racing Driver Academy, following in the footsteps of 2019 winner Tom Canning (GB), Ross Gunn (GB) and two-time Le Mans class winner Jonny Adam (GB). As part of his reward for topping the class of 2020, Hasse-Clot will receive career assistance and guidance from Aston Martin Racing through this season, including a financial contribution to his
NATIONAL SUMMARY Bands of snow will set up as cold air moves over the Great Lakes today. Meanwhile, a storm system will deliver a soaking rain to southern Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Georgia, as well as the Florida Panhandle. A few snow showers may occur during the morning hours in southwestern South Dakota and western and central Nebraska. In the West, more widespread snow showers are likely in the Sierra and the mountains of Nevada and Utah with rain in the lower elevations of Utah. Rain showers are
It’s hard to think of a democratically elected leader who’s having a worse start to 2021 than Japan’s Yoshihide Suga. The economic rebound Prime Minister Suga thought would materialize isn’t. The 65% approval rating he thought would last is now in the low 30s. And the Covid-19 second wave Suga’s team doubted is intensifying, making the first two challenges even worse. And yet there’s a fourth Suga assumption that’s going awry: that Tokyo could stage a successful Summer Olympics amid a pandemic.
INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis police responded to a double shooting in the 3800 block of E. 38th Street early Friday morning. The shooting was reported around 1 a.m. Officers arrived and found two men who were shot. One man’s condition was described as critical; the other was described as stable. The address of the shooting matched a liquor store in that area, 38th & Mass Liquors. Police have not said whether the shooting was related to a robbery.
A reader discusses a lack of support during the pandemic. Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak I am reaching out for help as there is a whole slice of industry that isn’t getting supported during this pandemic! I am a business owner in the hospitality industry and many of us are being let down by our local council and national government as we are not eligible for any grants and funding due to a technicality. I operate a limited company within a building that is owned by a brewery (loose term) my company
First Guaranty Bancshares (NASDAQ:FGBI) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. offers personalized commercial banking services to businesses, professionals and individuals. It provides a variety of deposit products, including personal and business checking and savings accounts, time deposits, money market accounts and
Shares of Close Brothers Group plc (OTCMKTS:CBGPY) have been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the ten brokerages that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. CBGPY has been the topic of several analyst reports. UBS Group reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Close Brothers Group in a report on Tuesday, September 29th. Investec