Stock market news live updates: Stocks end lower as investors weigh vaccine hopes against concerns over more restrictions – Yahoo Finance

Stocks fell Friday as rising COVID-19 cases raised the specter that more restrictions would be unleashed across U.S. cities and states, threatening to crimp business activity and jeopardize the tenuous…

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Biden economic recovery faces tradeoff between speed and oversight – NBC News

When Joe Biden takes office it will be a return to familiar times, in more ways than one.He will again be overseeing the implementation of an American relief and reinvestment…

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Coronavirus update: Pfizer/BioNTech press for emergency vaccine use as WHO hits Gilead’s remdesivir – Yahoo Tech

The U.S. has moved one step closer to getting its first COVID-19 vaccine, with BioNTech (BNTX) — Pfizer’s (PFE) development partner — expected to file for emergency use authorization.With the…

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US election results 2020: Joe Biden defeats Donald Trump to win presidency – The Guardian

Joe Biden has been elected the 46th president of the United States This election has shown how important independent, fact-based journalism is to a functioning democracy. Help us deliver the…

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Economics in a Post-Pandemic World by Paola Subacchi – Project Syndicate

Diane Coyle, Markets, State, and People: Economics for Public Policy, Princeton University Press, 2020.Paul Krugman, Arguing with Zombies: Economics, Politics, and the Fight for a Better Future, W.W. Norton &…

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Republicans seek to stymie Biden with final Trump nominees – POLITICO

With coronavirus relief negotiations at an impasse, the to-do list for the lame duck session will in all likelihood be limited to funding the government, passing an annual defense bill…

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Google Pay gets a complete makeover to try to handle all your finances – The Next Web

Google Pay is getting its biggest update ever today. The company today announced it is completely revamping the app for its wireless payment system, maintaining the same abilities as before…

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Stocks rise as Wall Street turns to tech for safety amid increasing Covid-19 cases – CNBC

Stocks closed slightly higher on Thursday as traders increased their exposure to major tech names amid a rising number of coronavirus cases.The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 44.81 points, or…

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Live updates: FDA approves first coronavirus test that delivers rapid results at home – The Washington Post

Los Angeles County, the most populous in the United States, will implement a host of new restrictions — including a curfew — in an attempt to slow rampant spread of…

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Lindsey Graham Explains Why He Fist Bumped Kamala Harris Despite Refusing to Acknowledge Biden’s Victory – Newsweek

Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) insisted that he was "just saying hello" after appearing to congratulate Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on her election win with a fist bump on the Senate…

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