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Here’s what could rattle the stock market this year

Here’s what could rattle the stock market this year

The stock market is like that old slogan for Timex watches. It takes a licking but keeps on ticking. Sure, it’s been a rocky start to the year on Wall Street following a stellar 2021. The Dow is down about 1% and the S&P 500 has fallen 2%. Trading has been volatile. But the Dow…MORE

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang returns to Arsenal from AFCON for ‘in-depth exams’

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang returns to Arsenal from AFCON for ‘in-depth exams’

Gabon international Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is returning to Arsenal from the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) for further medical tests having been diagnosed with “cardiac lesions” following a positive Covid-19 test. Striker Aubameyang and Gabon teammate Mario Lemina, who plays for French club Nice, both tested positive for Covid-19 on January 6 upon arrival in Cameroon…MORE

Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Mark Milley tests positive for Covid-19

Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Mark Milley tests positive for Covid-19

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley tested positive for Covid-19 Sunday and “is experiencing very minor symptoms,” Joint Staff spokesperson Col. Dave Butler said in a statement Monday. Milley “is working remotely and isolating himself from contact with others,” Butler said, and “can perform all of his duties from the remote…MORE

Jordan Cashmyer, ’16 and Pregnant’ cast member, dies at 26
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Jordan Cashmyer, ’16 and Pregnant’ cast member, dies at 26

Jordan Cashmyer, whose struggle as an unhoused, young, expectant mother was documented on MTV’s “16 and Pregnant,” has died, according to her family. She was 26. “My oldest beloved daughter, Jordan has passed away, she was only 26 years old,” a posting on her father’s Facebook page read. “Our hearts are truly broken. No parent…MORE

Bob Saget’s wife Kelly Rizzo shares an emotional tribute to him
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Bob Saget’s wife Kelly Rizzo shares an emotional tribute to him

Bob Saget’s widow posted a tribute to her “sweet husband” following his funeral. Kelly Rizzo honored the “Fuller House” star on her verified Instagram account over the weekend writing “After much reflection this week, I’m trying, really trying, to not think I was robbed of time.” “But instead to think: How lucky was I that…MORE

The owner of Ben & Jerry’s wants to buy Aquafresh and Advil
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The owner of Ben & Jerry’s wants to buy Aquafresh and Advil

Unilever is willing to pay big money for the company that makes products like Advil, Tums and Aquafresh toothpaste as it tries to revive its sluggish stock and ramp up its focus on health products. GlaxoSmithKline said over the weekend that it had received three “unsolicited” proposals from Unilever to acquire its consumer healthcare business,…MORE

Yao Ming: Chinese basketball legend says Peng Shuai in ‘pretty good condition’ during December meeting
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Yao Ming: Chinese basketball legend says Peng Shuai in ‘pretty good condition’ during December meeting

Chinese basketball legend Yao Ming has for the first time addressed his encounter last month with tennis star Peng Shuai, describing her as in “pretty good condition.” Peng’s well-being has become a global concern after she made allegations of sexual assault against a former national leader. “I’ve known Peng Shuai for almost 20 years,” Yao…MORE

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