Russian-Chinese pact to explore the moon is another sign the U.S. must change its approach to Moscow

Photo taken by the rover Yutu-2 (Jade Rabbit-2) on Jan. 11, 2019 shows the lander of the Chang’e-4 probe. China announced Friday that the Chang’e-4 mission, which realized the first-ever soft-landing on the far side of the moon, was a complete success. Xinhua News Agency | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images Call it lunar […]

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Air travel is picking up as TSA records highest passenger screenings in nearly a year

A Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agent wears a protective mask and stands behind a protective barrier while screening a traveler at Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA) in Arlington, Virginia, U.S., on Tuesday, June 9, 2020. Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images TSA officers screened 1,357,111 people at airports on Friday, marking the highest number […]

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Crude to $100: Trader makes the case for a spike in oil prices

Crude oil prices are on a path to highs not seen since 2014, according to one chart analyst. As the energy sector tracks for its best quarter on record with a year-to-date gain of nearly 40%, there’s “clearly some upside” for oil prices as well, Piper Sandler’s Craig Johnson told CNBC’s “Trading Nation” on Friday. […]

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Bitcoin surpasses $60,000 in record high as rally accelerates

Representation of the virtual currency Bitcoin is seen on a motherboard in this picture illustration taken April 24, 2020. Dado Ruvic | Reuters Bitcoin crossed a record high of $60,000 on Saturday morning, continuing its rally as major companies and financial institutions adopt cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin, the world’s biggest cryptocurrency, was at $60,415.34 as of 7:25 […]

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Here are all the states that will vote whether to legalize sports betting this year

2021 is a crucial year for sports betting sites like DraftKings and FanDuel. Nineteen states will decide whether to legalize sports betting this year, either through voter referendum or state legislature statute. If every state votes yes, that would more than double the amount of states that have legalized — making 2021 a pivotal year […]

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How a stay-at-home year accelerated three trends in the advertising industry

Times Square in New York City. Angela Weiss | AFP | Getty Images This time last year, The Trade Desk CEO Jeff Green watched as advertisers started to pause every campaign they could.  The ad tech executive said in the early days of the pandemic, digital advertising was at a disadvantage. It was easier for […]

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Retail investors may keep flowing into stocks, but that doesn’t mean they have to keep going up

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. NYSE Wall Street has recast the little guy as the big swing factor in the market, with professional researchers tracking small traders’ moves, anticipating waves of new money chasing stocks and calculating the public’s influence on how shares are revalued. Yet despite retail investors’ […]

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Wall Street analysts say these stock are just too cheap to ignore

Shoppers stand in line to enter a Foot Locker Inc. store at the Queens Center shopping mall in the Queens borough of New York, U.S., on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020. Peter Foley | Bloomberg | Getty Images There’s no shortage of high quality cheap stocks as rising interest rates stoke market volatility, Wall Street analysts […]

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