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A tweet by Elon Musk over the weekend helped Bitcoin's price rise -- and MicroStrategy's share price along with it.
Canada ended American dominance in the women's eight and New Zealand won a pair of gold medals Friday on the final day of rowing at the Tokyo Games. Canada's start-to-finish victory in the women's eight ended a run of three consecutive Olympic gold medals for the U.S. The Americans were dropped by the leaders at the start and never recovered in a fourth-place finish. Emma Twigg of New Zealand won gold in the women's single sculls after finishing fourth at the London Games in 2012 and in Rio de Janeiro in 2016.
JIM WATSONTrump-boosting pillow magnate Mike Lindell, whose company MyPillow is one of Fox News’ largest advertisers, said on Thursday night that he is pulling his commercials from the network because they won’t run a commercial pushing baseless claims of voter fraud in the 2020 election.The Wall Street Journal was the first to report on Lindell’s decision.In response to Lindell’s claim that he was immediately pulling his ads, Fox News said in a statement: “It’s unfortunate Mr. Lindell has chose
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Commissioner Adam Silver invited Terrence Clark's mother, sister, and brother on stage to share the moment.
The Washington Wizards took Gonzaga sharp shooter Corey Kispert with the 15th pick in Thursday night's draft, shortly after agreeing to trade All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook to the Los Angeles Lakers. The Wizards are trading Westbrook and two future second-round picks to Los Angeles for three players and this year's 22nd pick, according to two people with knowledge of the deal.
Former Sen. Carl Levin, a powerful voice on military issues in Washington and a staunch supporter of the auto industry back home in Michigan during his record tenure in the U.S. Senate, has died. The Harvard-educated civil rights attorney and former taxi driver, who for decades carried his faded 1953 auto union membership card in his wallet died Thursday, his family announced in a statement. First elected to the Senate in 1978, Levin represented Michigan longer than any other senator, targeting tax shelters, supporting manufacturing jobs and pushing for military funding.
Americans Lilly King and Annie Lazor, training partners and close friends, medaled together in the 200-meter breaststroke.
The 18-year-old gymnast became the first Hmong American to win a gymnastics Olympic gold medal
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Shares of Tellurian (NASDAQ: TELL) surged more than 12% in afternoon trading today, before closing up about 9%, only to surge again in after-hours trading. The big news was about as important as it gets for the company: It announced a 10-year contract with Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE: RDS.A)(NYSE: RDS.B) for 3 million metric tons of liquefied natural gas per year. What makes this particular deal so important is that it fills up essentially all of the capacity Tellurian expects to get from the first two plants at its long-anticipated Driftwood LNG facility.
TOKYO — Canada's hopes of defending its bronze medal in women's rugby sevens are in jeopardy after the team lost its second straight match at the Tokyo Olympics. The Canadian squad looked overwhelmed from start to finish in a 31-0 loss to France at Tokyo's Olympic Stadium on Friday. It was Canada's second straight loss in the group play stage. After a decisive 33-0 victory over Brazil in their opening match on Thursday morning, Canada was caught off guard by Fiji in its second contest, losing 26
Australia forward Aron Baynes has been ruled out of the rest of the Tokyo Olympics after slipping in the bathroom and aggravating a neck injury, Team Australia officials said on Friday. The Toronto Raptors 2.09m-tall player, who scored 14 points in just over 14 minutes in Australia's 86-83 win over Italy on Wednesday, will need several weeks to recover and is currently being treated in a Tokyo hospital.
OTTAWA — The email address where Afghan interpreters were told to send their application forms under an urgent resettlement plan crashed Thursday, snarling what applicants and Canadian veterans say is an already chaotic process. “The recipient’s mailbox is full and can’t accept messages right now. Please try resending your message later, or contact the recipient directly," reads the automated response to two submissions and seen by The Canadian Press. Global Affairs Canada spokesman Jason Kung s
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies picked up Stanford forward Ziaire Williams in the first round of the NBA draft Thursday night through a draft-week deal that gave them the No. 10 overall selection. The New Orleans Pelicans made the selection for the Grizzlies in keeping with a trade agreed to Monday that won’t be completed until Aug. 6, when deals can become official. The Grizzlies were slated to pick 17th but moved up by sending center Jonas Valanciunas and 2021 draft picks (No. 17 a
Workers at Chile's Andina copper mine operated by state-owned Codelco turned down the firm's offer for a new collective contract on Thursday, paving the way for a potential strike at the facility, the union told Reuters. A total of 835 members of the Industrial Union of Labor Integration (SIIL) and the Unified Workers' Union (SUT) voted by 97.1% to reject Codelco's latest contract offer. "The company has to change its latest offer, it is not possible to negotiate on that basis," Nelson Caceres, president of SIIL, told Reuters.
Strong winds that were produced by a microburst from a collapsing thunderstorm led to damages in Georgetown, Texas, on July 28, according to the National Weather Service.Cody Holder filmed this dramatic video that shows massive winds smashing a tree and bringing up objects from the ground. Holder wrote on a Twitter post that the tree was “leaning pretty hard but it’s salvageable.”A microburst is “a localized column of sinking air” within a thunderstorm and can cause wind speeds as much as 100 mph or higher, according to the National Weather Service. Credit: Cody Holder via Storyful
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The women's 100 metres preliminary heats kicked-off the track and field portion of the Tokyo Games on Friday at a spectator-less Olympic Stadium. With cloud cover offering athletes some respite from the stifling heat, Congo's Natacha Akamabi Ngoye qualified the fastest for the next round with her season's best time of 11.47 seconds. Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce will begin her quest to become the first woman to win three Olympic 100m gold medals later in the afternoon.