Nobel Peace Prize 2006-2021
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Nobel Peace Prize 2006-2021
The former president and his allies are doing everything in their power to stymie the investigation into the Capitol assault. Will they succeed?
Digital asset manager Valkyrie launched its Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BTF) on the Nasdaq, as buying fervor for Bitcoin and related financial products cools.
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Miami's Centner Academy is facing scrutiny for its reported policy toward vaccinated students, and a Tennessee school plans to install "anti-COVID entry tunnels" after a gift from an alumnus.
For the first time in eight months, the global shortage of computer chips won’t force General Motors to close any North American factories. Phil Amsrud, senior principal analyst for IHS Markit who studies the chip market, said GM's move is a good sign, but doesn't signal the end of the chip shortage. GM’s plants being open may be more of a sign that the company is getting better at dealing with shortages by getting rid of some optional features and diverting those chips to other uses, he said.
A ransomware attack has prevented Sinclair staffers from working all week
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Myanmar's military-installed government on Friday sharply challenged a pronouncement by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations barring its leader from from attending the regional bloc's summit next week. Myanmar said the declaration, issued by ASEAN’s current chair, Brunei, violated the charter of the group, to which it belongs. A statement issued Friday night by Myanmar’s Foreign Ministry detailed why it believed ASEAN had violated its own rules by taking such action.
Michael Nell knew he needed somebody great to help him capture the darker side of Los Angeles — a world of low-rent motels, bar rooms and back alleys — for “Blindfire.” The movie, which was set to mark Nell’s feature debut, was a tense police thriller that examined issues of social justice and race, and […]
Elyse Ausenbaugh, J.P. Morgan Global Market Strategist, joins Yahoo Finance to discuss the state of the labor shortage.
A New York jury convicted a former associate of Rudy Giuliani on Friday of charges that he made illegal campaign contributions to influence U.S. politicians and advance his business interests. The verdict was returned in Manhattan federal court, where Lev Parnas was on trial for more than two weeks as prosecutors accused him of using other people’s money to pose as a powerful political broker and cozy up to some of the nation’s star Republican political figures. One part of the case alleged that Parnas and an associate made illegal donations through a corporate entity to Republican political committees in 2018, including a $325,000 donation to America First Action, a super PAC supporting former President Donald Trump.
While Broadway lights remained dimmed for much of 2020 and 2021, they flipped back on in September and delayed cast albums finally were released — unleashing potential contenders for the musical theater album Grammy, alongside new content in the form of more concept albums that could very well dominate nominations. “Girl From the North Country” […]
Bloodshot Records, the beleaguered independent label that announced it was closing its office earlier this week, has been acquired by Exceleration Music, a company formed earlier this year to invest in indies. The Bloodshot catalog includes many historically important releases by artists that existed somewhere near the intersection of roots-rock and punk, with albums from […]
These female prisoners are chess championsThe team won the first Online Chess World Team Championshiporganized specifically for female prisoners(SOUNDBITE) (Georgian) ONLINE PRISONER CHESS FEMALE WORLD CHAMPION TEAM MEMBER, TAMAR PKHOVELISHVILI, SAYING: "I cannot express how I feel right now, we got the champions title on October 14th. Since then, every day has been filled with emotions. We have received praise on a daily basis now, and today everything culminated with the awards. We are so full of different emotions, and we could not be happier. Despite our status, we achieved this victory."The games were attended virtually by 43 teams from 31 countriesThe Georgian women won in the final stageagainst teams from Russia, Ukraine and Trinidad and Tobago(SOUNDBITE) (Georgian) FIRST FEMALE GRANDMASTER IN CHESS AND FIVE TIME WORLD CHAMPION, NONA GAPRINDASHVILI, SAYING: "When a person ends up in such circumstances, whatever the reason may be, such an event can give them hope. Chess teaches you to think in advance, for yourself and for your family. It is a good activity."
Dr. Calvin Sun, The Monsoon Diaries Founder & CEO, Clinical Assistant Professor and Attending Physician in Emergency Medicine in NYC, joins Yahoo Finance to discuss the latest on the coronavirus pandemic.
The FBI confirmed Thursday that it had found the remains of Brian Laundrie, bringing a grim end to the weeks-long manhunt for the 23-year-old fiancé of Gabby Petito and the only person of interest in her death.
Indian filmmaker Aditya Chopra’s immensely popular 1995 Bollywood film “Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge,” commonly abbreviated to DDLJ, is being adapted as a Broadway stage musical titled “Come… Fall In Love. The DDLJ Musical.” Set between the U.K. and India, the film, starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol as Raj and Simran, is the story of […]
Fresh off her recent Emmy win for the comedy series “Hacks,” Jean Smart is ramping up development at her production company, SmartAngel Entertainment. Smart and her producing partner, Angeliki Giannakopoulos, have acquired the rights to the real-life stories of two individuals who challenged the status quo and took a stand to make a difference for […]
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