Turkey to banish 10 Western ambassadors, Erdogan says

Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan holds a news conference during the NATO summit at the Alliance’s headquarters in Brussels, Belgium June 14, 2021. Yves Herman | Reuters Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday he had ordered the foreign ministry to declare 10 ambassadors from Western countries ‘persona non grata’ for calling for the release of … Read more

Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey says ‘hyperinflation’ will happen soon in the U.S. and the world

Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter and co-founder & CEO of Square, speaks during the crypto-currency conference Bitcoin 2021 Convention at the Mana Convention Center in Miami, Florida, on June 4, 2021. Marco Bello | AFP | Getty Images Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey weighed in on escalating inflation in the U.S., saying things are going to … Read more

Lyft records more than 4,000 sexual assault cases in long-overdue safety report

Air travelers walk toward a Lyft pickup area at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on August 20, 2020 in Los Angeles, California. Mario Tama | Getty Images Lyft received reports of more than 4,000 instances of sexual assault on its ride-hailing platform between 2017 and 2019, it said, detailing the data in a safety report … Read more

Are you in the right career? Ask yourself these questions

Dorie Clark, author of “The Long Game: How to Be a Long-Term Thinker in a Short-Term World.” We spend our days replying to emails, going to meetings, checking off to-do lists and, as our careers zip by, sometimes we wonder if we picked the right profession, or if our lives wouldn’t have been better spent … Read more

Jones, Icahn, Einhorn, Gundlach — Some of the biggest names in investing are betting on inflation

Exterior view of the New York Stock Exchange and Wall Street on June 2, 2021. Kena Betancur | VIEW press | Corbis News | Getty Images Inflation has been a top-of-mind concern for Wall Street for quite some time, and warnings about persistent price pressures from some of the biggest investors reached a crescendo this … Read more

How one outperforming energy investor is playing the jump in oil prices

By all accounts traditional energy investors — those targeting oil and gas companies — are having a good year. West Texas Intermediate crude oil broke above $84 on Wednesday for the first time in seven years, and the energy sector is far and away the top-performing S&P 500 group this year. The gains do, of … Read more

Wall Street analysts say these are the best-of-breed stocks to bet on heading into earnings

Shoppers at a Target store in New York. Scott Mlyn | CNBC Earnings season is ramping up in the week ahead and while the numbers are coming in much better than expected, there are lingering concerns about rising costs and supply chain issues. Analysts say investors should rest easy with these industry standouts. Source link

‘Carol’s Journey’: What Facebook knew about how it radicalized users

Facebook logo and stock graph are displayed through broken glass in this illustration taken October 4, 2021. Dado Ruvic | Reuters In summer 2019, a new Facebook user named Carol Smith signed up for the platform, describing herself as a politically conservative mother from Wilmington, North Carolina. Smith’s account indicated an interest in politics, parenting … Read more

Italy woos Intel over multibillion-euro chip plant: Sources

Signage at the entrance to the Intel headquarters in Santa Clara, California, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Rome is drawing up an offer to try to convince Intel to invest billions of euros in an advanced chipmaking plant in Italy, as Germany emerges as frontrunner to land … Read more