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Stocks advanced on Tuesday as investors digested a slew of new earnings results that topped Wall Street's expectations, suggesting more companies were able to work through ongoing supply chain challenges and still generate solid profits.
A bitcoin futures exchange-traded fund (ETF) launched this morning – and saw strong demand from investors. This indicates some amount of market maturity and acceptance from regulators at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), but also raises new questions about whether the format of the product is appropriate for investors and when a physical ETF may go live. The first bitcoin (futures) ETF in the U.S. began trading today, bookending an eight-year effort to launch a widely accessible, regulated bitcoin investment product.
The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees is beginning to roll out more details of its tentative contract with major film and television studios to its members, as it looks to build support for a ratification vote. The union, which represents the vast majority of craft workers in Hollywood, announced the deal on Saturday night, […]
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North Korea on Tuesday fired at least one ballistic missile, which South Korea’s military said was likely designed to be launched from a submarine, in what was possibly the most significant demonstration of the North’s military might since President Biden took office.
Newly released body-worn camera footage shared by the Louisville Metro Police Department (LMPD) in Kentucky shows officers rescuing a woman trapped on the second floor of a burning building in September.According to police, LMPD Officer Marshall notified dispatch of a structure fire that was “rapidly” engulfing a house. Officers Marshall, Allen, Kaiser, Broughton, and Mills found a woman trapped on the second floor roof and encouraged her to jump to them. Bodycam footage shared on October 19 shows the officers catching the woman as she dropped from above.The department said all involved officers were nominated for awards for their heroic efforts during the emergency response. Credit: Louisville Metro Police via Storyful
Netflix is making a major shift in how the company reports viewership data for its content, shifting to a metric that is more closely aligned with traditional TV metrics. As part of its third-quarter earnings release on Tuesday, the streaming giant disclosed it will soon begin reporting viewership stats measured as the total number of […]
Chief national correspondent says that while he doesn't usually like being told what to do, vaccine mandates are different and "important"
Michael Regan, the head of the Environmental Protection Agency, said his bureau is taking a series of actions to limit pollution from a cluster of long-lasting chemicals known as PFAs.
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The “John Wick” prequel series at Starz, “The Continental,” is rounding out its main cast with five new additions. Mishel Prada (“Vida”) will play KD; Hubert Point Du-Jour (“Blindspot,” “Madame Secretary”) will play Miles; Jessica Allain (“The Laundromat,” “Thriller”) has been cast as Lou; Nhung Kate (“Swapping Fate,” “The Better Man”) has been cast as […]
The Cumbre Vieja volcano has remained active, ejecting lava and ash onto the Spanish island of La Palma on Tuesday, October 19, a month after the initial eruptions began.Footage from Spain’s Ministry of Defense show operations on October 18 amid ongoing eruptions on La Palma. Crews flew drones over the volcanic vents Monday to calculate the velocity and surface of lava flows, the ministry said.The European Union’s Copernicus Emergency Management Service, which uses satellite data to monitor both natural and man-made disasters, said 1,956 buildings had been destroyed due to lava flows across 811.8 hectares (about 3 square miles) as of Sunday, October 17. Credit: Ministerio Defensa via Storyful
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Streaming service had forecast 212.68 million global streaming paid memberships
Netflix topped forecasts for subscriber growth in the third quarter of 2021, buoyed in part by strong interest in global smash-hit series “Squid Game.” The streamer overall gained 4.38 million paid subscribers in the period, to reach 213.6 million worldwide. Netflix previously projected global net adds of 3.5 million paid subscribers for Q3, a target […]
(Reuters) -Global interest in Netflix Inc's Korean thriller "Squid Game" lured more new customers than expected in the recent quarter, boosting shares of the world's largest streaming service by 3% on Tuesday. After a sharp slowdown in the first half of the year, Netflix added 4.38 million subscribers from July through September to reach a worldwide total of 213.6 million. Netflix enjoyed a subscriber boom last year as COVID-19 kept audiences at home, but growth stalled in the first half of 2021.